Flowering Plants of the Riviera by H. Stuart Thompson

Interesting Provenance

Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 1914. Longmans, Green and Co. 1st Edition. Presentation Copy.

From the personal library of A.G Tansley(Sir Arthur Georgeg Tansley).

A descriptive account of 1800 of the more interesting species with An Introduction on Riviera Vegetation

Very Good condition. Light edgewear and rubbing. Corners slightly bumped. Interior clean. Presented to A.G. Tansley from the author with the authors thanks (No signature). Includes a letter to Tansley tucked inside.

This book is from the personal library of Arthur George Tansley (1871-1955), a pioneer who popularized and coined the word "Ecology". He also served as the first chairman of the British Nature Conservancy.