British Fungi with a chapter on lichens
British Fungi with a chapter on lichens

MASSEE, George. British Fungi with a chapter on lichens.

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MASSEE, George. British Fungi with a chapter on lichens. George Routledge and Sons, Ltd. [n.d., 1911].

8vo. Original green cloth, gilt vignette to front board, gilt lettering to spine; pp. x + 551, 40 colour plates by Ivy Massee, photographic illustrations in text; a little foxing mainly to edges, very good.
First edition. Masse (1845-1917) was a notable British mycologist, the first President of the British Mycological Society and Principal Assistant in Cryptogams at Kew. His daughter Ivy provided the illustrations for this comprehensive and attractive volume.

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