Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1966. William R. Eastman Jr. First Edition. Hardcover : pp. [viii] xiv 194 : 16 illustrations : 8 colour photo illustrations including frontispiece : 17 black and white photo illustrations : key : aqua cloth boards : gilt to spine : white dust jacket illustrated with parrots : green endpapers : Noel Lothian's bookplate to front paste-down : newspaper clipping loosely inserted.
Scuffing to edges of boards; slightly cocked, leading the text block to sit a little proud. Good / good. Item #2033
Thomas Robert Noel Lothian OBE (1915 – 2004), generally known as Noel Lothian, was an Australian botanist. Specimens collected by Lothian are held by many herbaria in Australasia, including the State Herbarium of South Australia, the Australian Tropical Herbarium at James Cook University, the National Herbarium of Victoria - Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria, the Australian National Herbarium, and the Auckland War Memorial Museum Herbarium, among others. (Wikipedia).