Author(s): H Gilliland, R Holttum, N Bor
An illustrated systematic account of the Malayan flora, including commonly cultivated plants.
Singapore: Botanic Gardens, Singapore, 1968. Second edition. Hardcover. Very Good/good. The author was Professor of Botany at the University of Malaya as well as Director of the Botanic Gardens before and after World War II. This book is probably still the most definitive work on the subject. Besides line drawings throughout the text there are also some black and white photographs taken by the author. 653 pages . There is also an index. Weight: 1.5kg.
Very good HB with DJ.
The dust jacket has a few marks and chipping and the spine has been sunned slightly. Owners name on inside front cover. Otherwise the binding is tight and the text clear with barely noticeable tanning throughout.