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California Redwood Parks and Preserves

By: Dewitt, John B.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Save-the-Redwoods League: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038742

ISBN: 096148280X

Condition: Fine


Booklet, stiff color pictorial wraps. As issued. [iii],37 pp. View more info

The Human Side of Trees: Wonders of the Tree World

By: Dixon, Royal, and Franklyn Everett Fitch

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Co.: 1917

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037345

Condition: Very Good


Olive green cloth, lettered in green, with front cover color pastedown illus. Cloth unevenly tanned, ranging from its original olive to a dull gray, with a medium-brown spine panel, also some flecking/foxing. Mild rubbing to corners and spine extremities. Firm binding, clean interior beyond light toning to endpapers and a few early/late leaves, typically toned text block edges. xxi,199 pp., 4 color illus., 32 b&w. Slight corner crease to tipped-in frontis. Apparent 1st with no additional printings indicated on copyright page. View more info

The Ultimate Container Gardener: All You Need to Know to Create Plantings for Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter and Indoor Containers

By: Donaldson, Stephanie

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Lorenz Books/Anness Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017807

ISBN: 0754809323

Condition: Near Fine


Light green paper covered boards. Very slightly rubbed extremities, slightly thumbed, virtually as issued. Former owner's signature on front flyleaf whited-out. 256 pp., illus. w/ color plates. Slight shelf wear to dust jacket. View more info

The World of Garden Design: Inspiring Ideas from Around the Globe to Your Backyard

By: Dooley, Susan and the Editors of Garden Design Magazine

Price: $18.50

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Chronicle Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005741

ISBN: 0811826562

Condition: Fine


Black cloth, 320 pp., fully illus. w/ color plates. As issued, small remainder dot on top edge. Dust jacket shows very slight shelf wear, now in mylar. View more info

Flowerama: Photographs by Monika Dorman [INSCRIBED Presentation Copy]

By: Dorman, Monika

Price: $50.00

Publisher: My Publisher: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 040399

Condition: Fine


Black paper-covered boards, translucent flyleaves, oblong format. As issued. Color pictorial dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. Illus. w/ [35] lovely color plates (one double-page) of flowers, no text. Inscribed by author/photographer on rear blank in blue, green, and purple marker, signed as "Monika," with personalized inscription, dated 11 July 2011. Very scarce, self-published. View more info

The Fruit of Monika's Passion[INSCRIBED Presentation Copy]

By: Dorman, Monika (photographs)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 040400

Condition: Fine


Glossy color pictorial boards, translucent flyleaves, marbled pastedowns, oblong format. As issued. [100] pp., fully illus. w/ lovely color plates of fruit, vegetables, and flowers, no text. Inscribed by author/photographer on rear blank, signed as "Monika," with personalized inscription. Very scarce, self-published. View more info

Chinese Classical Gardens of Suzhou [China Architecture and Building Press]

By: Dun-zhen, Liu (China Architecture and Building Press); Chen Lixian (transl.); Joseph C. Wang (editor)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035073

ISBN: 0070108765

Condition: Fine


Dark gray cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in silver foil. Gift inscription on front flyleaf, otherwise essentially as issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows very slight shelf wear, nearly as issued, now in archival mylar. iv,460 pp., fully illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

How to Know the Mosses: A Popular Guide to the Mosses of the Northeastern United States

By: Dunham, Elizabeth Marie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027685

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth, lettered in gilt. Light shelf wear, a bit rubbed at corners and spine extremities. Undated title page, but no subsequent printing shows on copyright page beyond 1st edition (May 1916), thus if not a 1st, a later state of same. xxv,287 pp., illus. by author. Firm binding, clean interior. View more info

Field Book of Common Ferns - for identifying fifty conspicuous species of Eastern America, with directions for their culture

By: Durand, Herbert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043838

ISBN: B0029SJGLK

Condition: VG+


Olive cloth, lettered/illus. in gilt, rounded corners (original to issue). Minor shelf wear, spine panel a bit sunned, text block edges dulled by age. Former owner's signature inked on front flyleaf. 219 pp., 52 illus. from photographs, 60 cuts from outline drawings. 4th ptg. View more info

Plants of Colonial Williamsburg

By: Dutton, Joan Parry

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Williamsburg, VA, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003586

ISBN: 0879350423

Condition: Near Fine


"How to identify 200 of colonial America's flowers, herbs, and trees." As issued, other than one light binding crease. View more info

A Selection of Late 18th and Early 19th Century Indian Botanical Paintings Recording the Indigenous and Introduced Flora of the Subcontinent . . .

By: Edwards, Phyllis I., James J. White, Dan H. Nicolson, Robert W. Kiger (catalogue); John V. Brindle (pref.); Stuart Cary Welch and Phyllis I. Edwards (essays)

Price: $37.95

Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA, Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, Carnegie-Mellon University: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045738

ISBN: 0913196290

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff illus. wraps. 72 catalogued works, illus. w/ color plates, b&w reproductions. Slightly soiled covers. View more info

Herbarum Imagines Vitae

By: Egenolph, Christian

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Weiler im Allgau, Germany, Druckerei Holzer for Editions Medicina Rara Ltd.: 0

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 040773

ISBN: 3534259963

Condition: Fine


Marbled paper covered boards, gold foil on dark teal paper title label mounted on front cover, housed in original leather clamshell case. As issued. 88 pp., illus. No. 129 (CXXIX) of an edition limited to 300 numbered copies bound in marbleized paper by Richard Mayer bindery (Stuttgart), from a total edition of 2800 copies (the remaining 2500 copies bound in "elephant hide" paper). Book as issued. Case shows mile rubbing along edges and at corners, VG+ to Near Fine. Facsimile of the original 1535 edition. View more info

Acetaria: A Discourse of Sallets

By: Evelyn, John, Esq.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Women's Auxiliary, Brooklyn Botanic Garden: 1937

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 045639

ISBN: B005X5SWH0

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth, gilt lettering on burgundy title label on upper spine. Cloth partially sunned on both covers and along spine panel, top text block edge somewhat dulled by age. [xl],148,[12] pp. Former owner surname/date inked at top corner of front flyleaf, which also shows an area of dried glue residue, endpapers toned, interior clean and unmarked. Reprints the first edition of 1699. Publisher's prospectus laid in. View more info

The New York Botanical Garden Illustrated Encyclopedia of Horticulture [Complete in Ten (10) Volumes]

By: Everett, Thomas H.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York and London, Garland Publishing, Inc.: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041881

ISBN: B0051VW0LA

Condition: Near Fine


Complete in ten (10) volumes, uniformly bound in moss green cloth, lettered in gold foil. All volumes show only slight shelf wear, most volumes showing mildly concave bindings due to the stress of supporting the heavy "art paper" on which this set is printed. Clean, unmarked interiors. 1st ptgs., originally issued 1980-82. Averaging 350-400 pp. per volume, fully illustrated. View more info

Old Gardens In and About Philadelphia

By: Faris, John T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, The Bobbs-Merrill Co.: 1932

Seller ID: 038251

Condition: VG+


Dark green cloth, lettered in orange. Light shelf wear, a bit rubbed along joints and spine extremities. Firm binding. Mild foxing to endpapers, minor toning to text block edges with foxing to a portion of top edge. xv,311 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. No statement of edition/printing, clearly vintage but not a 1st. View more info

Ivies

By: Fearnley-Whittingstall, Jane

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037253

ISBN: 0701136510

Condition: Fine


Dark green cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Small dot on bottom text block edge (likely remainder mark), otherwise as issued. Color pictorial dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. 160 pp., fully illus. w/ color photographs. View more info

Ivies

By: Fearnley-Whittingstall, Jane

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1992

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 037619

ISBN: 0701136510

Condition: Fine


Dark green cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Very slightly rubbed spine extremities, otherwise as issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows slight shelf wear, almost as issued, now in mylar. 160 pp., fully illus. w/ color photographs. 2nd ptg. View more info

Ivies

By: Fearnley-Whittingstall, Jane

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1992

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 039305

ISBN: 0701136510

Condition: Fine


Dark green cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows two short closed edge tears, slight shelf wear, now in mylar. 160 pp., fully illus. w/ color photographs. 2nd ptg. of 1st American edition. View more info

Garden Making and Keeping

By: Findlay, Hugh

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1926

Seller ID: 009204

Condition: Near Fine


1932 ptg. Dark olive cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt. Light shelf wear, lettering on spine panel a bit faded, with former owner signature on front flyleaf. xviii,252 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. View more info

Flower Shows and How to Stage Them

By: Fisher, Adele S.; Cornelia V. W. Kellogg (fwd.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Richard R. Smith: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023428

Condition: Near Fine


Tan natural linen, lettered and decorated in dark red and dark green. Slight shelf wear, corners slightly curled. 176 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Very scarce color illus. paper dust jacket somewhat toned by age, with chipped spine extremities and corners, typical edge wear with a few short closed tears, now in archival mylar. View more info

Gardening With Herbs for Flavor and Fragrance

By: Fox, Helen M.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Dover: 1972

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 018205

ISBN: 0486225402

Condition: Very Good


xiv,334 pp., 12 drawings. Slightly thumbed, with a few light cover creases, mild wear at corners, slight binding lean. Republication of the 1933 edition. Early Dover edition, with dark rust illus. covers. View more info

Herbs for the Mediaeval Household for Cooking, Healing and Divers Uses

By: Freeman, Margaret B.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1948

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 039368

Condition: Very Good


Ivory and teal patterned paper covered boards, paper title label mounted on upper front cover. Covers somewhat toned by age, rubbed with neatly mended closed tear at head of spine. Firm binding, clean interior, mild toning to endpapers. 2nd edition: 1948. xiii,48 pp., illus. w/ wood cuts. View more info

The Walled Garden

By: Geddes-Brown, Leslie

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London and New York, Merrell Publishers: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039878

ISBN: 1858943639

Condition: Fine


Light blue-gray paper covered boards, lettered in white. Slight binding lean, otherwise as issued. Color pictorial dust jacket essentially as issued, now in mylar. 192 pp., fully illus. w/ color photographs. View more info

Our Edible Toadstools and Mushrooms and How to Distinguish Them

By: Gibson, W. Hamilton

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers: 1895

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046621

ISBN: B000WEJCYE

Condition: Very Good


Brown cloth, embossed toadstool pattern in pale peach, lettered in gilt, top text block edge in gilt. x,337 pp., 30 color plates, 57 additional illus. Spine extremities rubbed, with shallow loss/chipping to cloth at head, a bit of surface loss at heel, corners a bit rubbed. Former owner's signature/date inked on front blank. Mild foxing/toning to endpapers, interior otherwise clean and unmarked excepting a few stray minor soil marks. 1st ed. (matching dates). View more info

Floral Dictionary in the Language of Herbs and Flowers [SIGNED/INSCRIBED] [Cover Title: The Language of Flowers]

By: Gips, Kathleen M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chagrin Falls, OH, Pine Creek Herbs: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 037793

Condition: Fine


Booklet, muted carnation wraps, lettered/illus. in black. Essentially as issued. Former owner's address label mounted inside front cover. Signed by author on lower main title, full signature, no inscription; additionally inscribed with personalized note on front flyleaf, signed "Kathleen." [i],33,[2] pp. Accompanied by a flyer, "The Tussie Mussie: A Sentiment from the Past," 3 typescript pages. View more info