Textbook of Botany by J. M. Lowson
1959. Twelfth Edition. 619 pages. No dust jacket. Green cloth. Contains black and white photographic plates and illustrations. Pages remain bright and clear with minimal tanning and foxing. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper and rear pastedown. Occasional thumb-marking present. Light marking to text-block edges, with pen inscription to fore-edge. Binding is shaky. Boards have moderate edge wear with bumping to corners and rubbing to surfaces. Crushing to spine ends with small splits and fraying to cloth. Small splits to joints. Scuffing and light marking overall. Light tanning to spine and edges. Faint brown marking to boards. Book has a slight forward lean.