Carlton: Miegunyah Press, 1996. Large octavo, colour photographs, maps, fine copy in dustwrapper. Describes 272 species, subspecies and varieties, the most comprehensive cover of Victorian orchids so far achieved. 267 orchids are illustrated by photographs taken in the field.
BOTANY - Orchids
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New York: Johnson Reprint, (1973. facsimile). Folio, 40 colour plates. Publisher's green cloth, limited to 1000 numbered copies, a fine copy. First published 1837-1842.
London: Bodley Head, 1950. Quarto, 40 colour plates by Gavin Bone. Publisher's cloth, limited to 1140 numbered copies.
Canberra: National Botanic Gardens, 1982. Quarto, paperback, bookplate.
Anglesea: ANGAIR, (2004. second edition), Small octavo, paperback, spiral bound, colour photographs, line drawings. This book details all known native orchids of the Anglesea district, Victoria (107 at time of publication) with a colour photograph, name derivation, description, flowering time, local habitat and local conservation status.
London: A & C Black, (2005. first edition). Octavo, colour photographs, maps, paperback. For the first time, this book includes a detailed site guide, covering the best places to see orchids in Britain.
Bourton: Bourton Press, 1973. Folio, 40 coloured plates by Mary A. Grierson. Publisher's full vellum by Zaehnsdorf, all edges gilt, cloth slipcase, limited to 600 numbered and signed copies; a fine copy.
Hawthorn: Bloomings Books, 2000. Octavo, paperback, colour photographs. A straightforward description is given for each orchid, detailing its overall distribution, flowering period and habitat together with a full-colour photograph.
Edinburgh: Thomas Nelson, 1961. Quarto, colour plates, preliminaries spotted, fine copy in dustwrapper.
New York: Johnson Reprint, (1973. facsimile). Folio, 49 colour plates. Publisher's green cloth, limited edition of 1000 numbered copies, fine copy. First published 1838.
Leiden: Brill/Rijksherbarium, 1986. paperback, colour illustrations.
Sydney: Random House, (1998. second edition), Folio, colour photographs, laminated boards in a velcro sealed box.
Chicago: Chicago Natural History Museum, 1958-1970. Octavo, text illustrations. Publisher's printed wrappers, with separately issued title page. Fieldiana: Botany, Volume 30, numbers one to four and first supplement.
Bangkok: AA The Foundation of Agricultural Development and Education, 2004. Quarto, colour photographs, fine copy in dustwrapper. Bilingual. Part of a three volume set which describes the various varieties of wild orchids left in Burma. Volume one [stock id 28019] and volume three [stock id 28017].