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Carl Linnaeus: Travels [Nature Classics]

By: Black, David

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042428

ISBN: 0684159767

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Light foxing to text block edges, otherwise as issued. Color illus. dust jacket as issued. 108 pp., illus. w/ color plates, also brown-tinted drawings throughout. View more info

Nature's Garden: An Aid to Knowledge of Our Wild Flowers and Their Insect Visitors

By: Blanchan, Neltje

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset and Dunlap: 1900

Seller ID: 041944

ISBN: B00069BFFY

Condition: VG-


Pale yellow cloth, lettered/illus. in olive and black. Cover cloth is somewhat tanned (most notably on spine panel), with several soil spots, 3/8" closed tear at head of spine, minor exposure to bottom corners. xiv,415 pp., illus. endpapers, illus. w/ numerous color, b&w plates. Half-title toned and showing former owner's signature/date, foxed color frontis. plate with offsetting onto main title, interior plates clean and nicely intact. Vintage G&D reprint, early 1900s, from original 1900 Doubleday edition. View more info

Backyard Design: Making the Most of the Space Around Your House

By: Breskend, Jean Spiro (text); Karen Bussolini (photographs); Elvin McDonald (intro.)

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Boston, MA, Bulfinch Press/Little, Brown: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023073

ISBN: 0821217763

Condition: Fine


Gray paper-covered boards, lettered in white. Essentially as issued. Dust jacket shows slight shelf wear. 224 pp., illus. w/ color photographs. View more info

Flora of Bermuda (Illustrated)

By: Britton, Nathaniel Lord

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1918

Seller ID: 035866

Condition: Very Good+


Purple cloth, lettered in gilt. Light shelf/corner wear, spine panel mildly tanned. Firm binding, clean interior though text block is somewhat toned along edges. xi,585 pp., fully illus. w/ color frontis., line drawings. Pages 401-406 show upper corner crease and mild tearing, all neatly mended with archival tape, no loss. Scarce. View more info

The Military Orchid

By: Brooke, Jocelyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043221

ISBN: B001GPE3RY

Condition: Near Fine


Light brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Cloth slightly lightened along edges and spine panel, slight shelf wear. 135 pp., color frontis., illus. View more info

The Delights of Herb-Growing

By: Brownlow, Margaret

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Margaret Brownlow/The Herb Farm Ltd.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037885

Condition: Very Good


Laminated color illus. paper over cardstock boards. Light shelf wear, with short tear at head of front joint mended, slight discoloration to upper spine panel. Former owner's book plate/address label mounted inside front cover. xii,228 pp., illus. w/ color plates, also b&w photographs. A few scattered marginal pencil marks internally to denote significant passages (no underlining). Very scarce. View more info

Herbs and the Fragrant Garden

By: Brownlow, Margaret

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Darton, Longman and Todd: 1963

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 037886

Condition: Near Fine


Olive cloth, lettered in gold foil. Slight shelf wear. Former owner's book plate/address label mounted inside front cover. 223 pp., illus. w/ 32 color plates. We note one instance of underlining (p. 150). Color illus. dust jacket modestly rubbed at corners and spine extremities, along joints, minor shelf wear, now in mylar. 2nd edition (revised and enlarged). View more info

The Louisiana Iris: The History and Culture of Five Native American Species and Their Hybrids

By: Caillet, Marie, and Joseph K. Mertzweiller (editors)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Waco, TX, Society for Louisiana Irises/Texas Gardener Press: 1991

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 009644

ISBN: 0914641093

Condition: Fine


Dark rose cloth, lettered in gold foil. As issued, in dust jacket. xiv,226 pp., fully illus. in color. View more info

Trees and Shrubs for the Small Place

By: Carhart, Arthur Hawthorne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1936

Seller ID: 009636

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth, stamped in gilt. 96 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates, line drawings. Light shelf wear, cloth lightly flecked on portions of rear and spine panels. Early printing, dated to the year after publication (1935), not a stated 1st. View more info

Flower Readings: Discover Your True Self with Flowers Through the Ancient Art of Flower Psychometry

By: Chiazzari, Suzy

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Saffron Walden, Essex, U.K., The C. W. Daniel Co. Ltd.: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039377

ISBN: 0852073380

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color pictorial wraps, French flaps. ix,125 pp. Very slight shelf wear, with light soiling to a portion of top text block edge, otherwise nearly as issued with square, uncreased binding, clean interior. View more info

City of Trees: The Complete Botanical and Historical Guide to the Trees of Washington, D.C.

By: Choukas-Bradley, Melanie, and Polly Alexander

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Acropolis Books Ltd.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022560

ISBN: 087491440X

Condition: VG+


Dark green and black paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Mildly rubbed spine extremities aod corners. Text block edges a bit toned by age, with slight foxing to fore-edge.283 pp., illus. w/ many drawings, color plates. Dust jacket shows a few chips along bottom front edge, some rubbing along edges, now in archival mylar. Scarce. View more info

Big Trees of Pennsylvania [U.S. Constitution Bicentennial Edition 1787-1987]

By: Clark, Bob (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Mechanicsburg, PA, Pennsylvania Forestry Association: 1987

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 038928

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps, spiral-bound. Laid out horizontally. 65 pp., illus. Slight shelf wear, slightly soiled rear cover, former owner's book plate mounted inside front cover with owner's name/date inked out. Listing of trees by species, with circumference, height, spread, points, and location. A sort of follow-up to Wildman's Penn Trees survey of the early 1930s. Scarce. View more info

The Golden Age of Herbs and Herbalists

By: Clarkson, Rosetta E.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042292

ISBN: 048622869X

Condition: Very Good


Stiff color illus. wraps. xxii,328 pp., illus. Minor foxing to text block edges, mild toning along edges of back cover, some thumbing creases to covers. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. View more info

Great Gardens of the Western World

By: Coats, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London and New York, Spring Books/Hamlyn Publishing Group: 1968

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 006453

Condition: Near Fine


Green boards, light surface soiling along edges, slightly rubbed extrems. Dust jacket shows very slight shelf wear, mildly soiled spine panel. 288 pp., illus. w/ color, b&w photographs, illus. endpapers. A lovely volume. View more info

Great Gardens of Britain

By: Coats, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London and New York, Spring Books/Hamlyn Publishing Group: 1970

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 006454

ISBN: 0600338444

Condition: Near Fine


Red boards, lightly rubbed at corners and extremities. Dust jacket is modestly chipped with tape repair at head of spine and some rubbing along top edge, with price clipped front flap, else decently intact. 288 pp., 40 plates in full color, approx. 250 b&w illus. View more info

For a Flower Album

By: Colette; Roger Senhouse (transl.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, David McKay Co.: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044584

ISBN: B0764BP8KL

Condition: Fine


Violet cloth, lettered in silver foil. As issued. 70 pp., illus. w/ color plates. Dust jacket is modestly toned and soiled. View more info

Garden Dreams

By: Cook, Ferris (editor, illus.)

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Stewart, Tabori and Chang: 1991

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 019918

ISBN: 1556703961

Condition: Fine


2nd ptg.: 1995. Color illus. paper covered boards. Book and dust jacket as issued. 104 pp., illus. w/ color plates. View more info

The Long-Flowering Garden: Over 500 Plants For all Seaons and Interests

By: Craigmyle, Professor Marshall

Price: $11.50

Publisher: MetroBooks: 2001

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 003825

ISBN: 1586632418

Condition: Fine


160 pp., fully illus. w/ color photos. Laminated boards, basically as issued. Dust jacket shows light edge and shelf wear, now in mylar. View more info

To Everything There Is a Season: The Gardening Year

By: Cruso, Thalassa

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010211

ISBN: 0394480740

Condition: Near Fine


Brown cloth, very slight shelf wear. Dust jacket chipped at spine extremities with mild edge wear, rubbed flap folds. x,[v],300,ix pp., illus. Former owner notes on front blank, otherwise clean. View more info

The Illustrated Book of Herbs

By: Daisley, Gilda

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, American Nature Society Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009603

ISBN: 0517400278

Condition: Fine


As issued. 128 pp., 30+ color illus., additional b&w. Dust jacket slightly discolored on portion of rear panel, otherwise as issued, now in Brodart sleeve. View more info

All About Herbs

By: Dampney

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Secaucus, NJ, Chartwell Books/Book Sales: 1978

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 012342

ISBN: 0890091153

Condition: Near Fine


128 pp., illus. w/ color plates, line drawings. Virtually as issued, slightly bumped at corners. Mild shelf wear to dust jacket. View more info

Estate Gardens of California

By: Dardick, Karen (text); Levick, Melba (photography)

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Rizzoli: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021652

ISBN: 0847824497

Condition: Fine


Yellow glossy paper covered boards. As issued. Dust jacket as issued, now in archival mylar. 176 pp., illus. w/ color plates. View more info

Flowers: Rock Plants

By: Davids, Arlette (illus.); Henry de Montherlant (pref.); S. P. Skipwith (transl.); Andre Gloeckner (editor)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Paris, The Hyperion Press: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041927

ISBN: B000JD2FMO

Condition: VG+


Tan natural linen, lettered in black. Text block edges a bit toned/foxed by age, mild foxing to portions (mostly toward edges and along hinges) of endpapers, otherwise clean interior. Illus. w/ 40 full-page color plates, each with its own cover leaf. Color illus. dust jacket is typically toned, with some soil marks, minor surface loss at top front corner, rubbed edges and tears at corners but still presents reasonably well in new mylar. View more info

Garden Blueprints: 25 Easy-To-Follow Designs for Beautiful Landscapes

By: Davis, Becke, Harriet Cramer, and Daria Price Bowman

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Friedman/Fairfax Publishers: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021036

ISBN: 1567994474

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Slight shelf wear, virtually as issued. Small nick to dust jacket at heel of spine. 120 pp., illus. w/ color plates. View more info

Natural History of the Lavenders [#219/500, with original exclusve book mark]

By: de Gingins-Lassaraz, Baron Fred.; Mary Lines Wellman, Helen Tilton Batchelder, and Lillian Sparrow Barrow (transl.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, New England Unit of The Herb Society of America: 1967

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 037845

Condition: Fine


Green cloth, lettered/illus. in silver foil. As issued. Original "onion-skin" dust wrapper as issued, though a bit toned by age. [xviii],76 pp., illus. No. 219 of an edition limited to 500 copies. Reprint of original 1826 edition, translated into English. Accompanied by original lavender book mark exclusive to this issue. View more info