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The History of British Pteridology 1891-1991

Series: BPS Special Publications Volume: 4

By: JM Camus(Editor)

127 pages, b/w photos

British Pteridological Society

Paperback | Dec 1991 | #16960 | ISBN: 0950980633
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About this book

This multi-author work by leading pteridologists was produced to mark the Centenary of the BPS in 1991. Wide-ranging and very readable, it provides a satisfying overview of the personalities and developments that shaped the BPS. From fossil ferns through antique books, to conservation and horticulture, it gives essential background information on pteridology, including a summary history of the BPS, through the eyes of fern enthusiasts.

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