Category: Gardening, Horticulture, Botany


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The Indoor Gardener's Companion: A Definitive, Color-Illustrated Guide to the Selection and Care of Houseplants

By: McConnell, Dennis B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009606

ISBN: 0442252676

Condition: Fine

Tan cloth, lettered in green. As issued, other than gift inscription on front flyleaf. Light edge wear to dust jacket, now in Brodart sleeve. View more info

Plants of the Bible

By: Moldenke, Harold N., and Alma L. Moldenke

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Ronald Press Company: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018791

Condition: VG-

Blue buckram, lettered in gilt. xx,328 pp., b&w plates at rear, illus. internally and with decorative head- and tail-pieces. Mild dampstaining with slight puckering to cloth along upper portions of both covers and upper spine, with only slight effect on text portion of interior, light staining and waviness apparent on upper portions of most b&w plates at rear. Dust jacket toned, with edge chipping, loss at tail of spine, partial separation along rear flap fold, now in mylar. Still a decent reading/reference copy. Scarce. View more info

Herb Teas and Tea Herbs

By: Morgan, Edith Joy; Gertrude B. Foster (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Falls Village, CT, The Herb Grower: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037782

Condition: Near Fine

Booklet, goldenrod wraps, lettered/illus. in brown. 24 pp., illus. Approx. 2" x 1/8" area along upper rear binding fold with surface rubbing, otherwise nearly as issued. Former owner's book plate mounted inside front cover. Scarce. View more info

A Walk on the Downhill Side of the Log: The Life of Maurice K. Goddard

By: Morrison, Ernest; George M. Leader and William C. Forrey (fwds.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mechanicsburg, PA, The Pennsylvania Forestry Association: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044051

ISBN: 0966189639

Condition: Fine

Dark green cloth, lettered in gold foil. Very slight shelf wear, essentially as issued. xviii,376 pp. View more info

Australian Tree Portraits

By: Mountford, Charles P.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 042601


Condition: VG+

Green cloth, spine panel lettered in gilt. 70 pp., illus. w/ sepia plates on each recto, facing-page commentary. Lightly rubbed spine extremities, covers slightly bowed. Pictorial dust jacket shows a few small chips and short closed tears along edges, mild rubbing to corners and extremities, now in mylar. View more info

Decorative Floral Engravings: 118 Plates from the 1696 "Accurate Description of Terrestrial Plants"

By: Munting, Abraham; Theodore Menten (editor)

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1975

Seller ID: 044980

ISBN: 0486231178

Condition: Near Fine

Color illus. wraps. vi,120, illus. w/ 118 plates. Light shelf wear. View more info

Flavors and Savors: Simple Rules for Herb Cookery

By: New England Unit, Herb Society of America

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, New England Unit, Herb Society of America: 1954

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 027311

Condition: Near Fine

Booklet, stiff illus. wraps. Enlarged edition: 1954. Light shelf wear, covers a bit soiled. 39 pp. View more info

The Potato Garden: A Grower's Guide

By: Oster, Maggie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Harmony Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014130

ISBN: 0517591170

Condition: Fine

Tan paper covered boards, lettered in green. 128 pp., illus. Essentially as issued. Very slightly rubbed corners on dust jacket. View more info

Chicken Coops: 45 Building Ideas for Housing Your Flock

By: Pangman, Judy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Adams, MA, Storey Publishing: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 035896

ISBN: 1580176275

Condition: Near Fine

Stiff color pictorial wraps. Slight shelf wear. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. x,166 pp., illus. View more info

Seasonal Herbal Favorites from Martha's Herbary [Volume I] [SIGNED]

By: Paul, Martha G.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Hampton, CT, Martha's Herbary:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 032611

Condition: Near Fine

Pale green wraps, lettered/illus. in black. Slight shelf/handling wear, nearly as issued. Signed by author on intro. page. View more info

Ornamental Shrubs: Hardy in Temperate Climates

By: Phillips, C.E. Lucas; Barber, Peter; Flemer, William III

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Van Nostrand Reinhold Co.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023143

ISBN: 0442275285

Condition: Near Fine

Tan cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Top and fore-edge of text block somewhat foxed, otherwise virtually as issued. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear. 320 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, line drawings, color plates. View more info

Paradise by Design: Native Plants and the New American Landscape

By: Phillips, Kathryn

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, North Point Press/Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022537

ISBN: 0865475199

Condition: Fine

Green paper-covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Top text block edge shows the least bit of foxing, otherwise as issued. Dust jacket as issued. 265 pp., illus. View more info

Illustrated Encyclopedia of Orchids

By: Pidgeon, Alice (editor) [Alasdair Morrison (fwd.)]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Timber Press: 1992

Seller ID: 010740

ISBN: 0881922676

Condition: Fine

1997 reprint. Blue cloth, essentially as issued. Modest shelf wear to dust jacket, slightly dampstained at front bottom corner. 304 pp., illus. w/ color plates, more than 1100 species covered. View more info

Garden Memories

By: Pliny, Parkinson, Marvell, Lamb, Browning, Emerson, Oliphant, Etc., With Illus. By Mary G. W. Wilson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London & Edinburgh, T. N. Foulis/Macmillan Co.: 1920

Seller ID: 006954

Condition: Good

1920 reprint edition. Gray-green paper over boards, deckled edges. 122 pp., illus. w/ 8 tipped-in colour plates from watercolours by Wilson. Bumped corners (exposed), chipped with loss at tail of spine, slightly chipped at head of spine, general shelf wear. Interior clean, though several deckled edges a bit ragged. Plates fully intact. Features poems and essays from selected authors. Lovely addition to any garden/gardening collection. View more info

Garden Ornament: Five Hundred Years of Nature, Art, and Artifice

By: Plumptre, George, w/ contributions by Jamie Garnock and James Rylands

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1990

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 037597

ISBN: 0385266383

Condition: Fine

Moss green cloth, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows light shelf wear, now in mylar. 256 pp., 506 illus. including 150 color. Gift-quality copy, nearly as issued. View more info

In the Chinese Garden: A Photographic Tour of the Complete Chinese Garden, with Text Explaining its Symbolism, as seen in the Liu Yuan (The Liu Garden) and the Shih Tzu Lin (The Forest of Lions), two famous Chinese Gardens in the City of Soochow, Kiangsu

By: Powell, Florence Lee

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The John Day Co.: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035084

Condition: Very Good

Black cloth, lettered in gilt. Modest shelf wear, with mild foxing to endpapers and dampstaining/paper adhesion from dust jacket backing along bottom edges; internally, coated art paper stock is clean and bright. Gift inscription on front pastedown dated 1944 to Arch Johnston, former Mayor of Bethlehem, PA and inked price on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. Pictorial dust jacket rubbed along edges with several small chips and a few related creases, age toning, dampstaining along bottom rear edge, still displays reasonably well in mylar. 112 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Relatively sca... View more info

Plants of Love: The History of Aphrodisiacs and A Guide to Their Identification and Use

By: Ratsch, Christian

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Ten Speed Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043932

ISBN: 0898159288

Condition: Fine

Stiff color illus. wraps. 206 pp., illus. in color, b&w. As issued. First edition, complete number line. View more info

Drawn from Nature: The Botanical Art of Joseph Prestele and His Sons

By: Ravenswaay, Charles Van

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Smithsonian Institution Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023169

ISBN: 0874749387

Condition: Near Fine

Color illus. stiff paper wraps. Slight shelf wear. 357 pp., illus. w/ 95 full page color plates, additional b&w illus. Firm, square, uncreased binding. View more info

Beautiful Flowers and Fruits

By: Redoute, Pierre Joseph

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harrison House: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 049161

ISBN: 0517488078

Condition: Very Good

Ivory cloth, lettered in gold foil. Cloth is a bit toned/foxed toward edges of both covers, with mild binding lean. Binding is solid, though text block fore-edge is roughly even with cover fore-edges. Mild soiling along binding gutter of first two leaves. Color illus. dust jacket is mildly toned by age (most evident along flap folds), with some bubbling to laminate on rear panel, now in mylar. xiv pp. + 144 reproduced color engravings at rear. View more info


By: Rehmann, Elsa; Antoinette Perrett

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027699

Condition: VG+

Light gray cloth, illus./lettered in dark green and pink. 1st edition, matching dates. Minor shelf wear, cloth a bit soiled, text block edges lightly toned by age. Firm binding, clean interior. xxviii,208 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates. Apparently a presentation copy, inscribed on front flyleaf from the Garden Club of Nyack (New York) Flower Show, 22 June 1926, presented by its president, Margaret Welles Swift," to an unnamed recipient for the "most artistic arrangement of garden flowers." View more info

Earthsong: How to Design a Truly Spectacular Natural Garden

By: Revel, Chase

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Carson City, NV, Laservision Inc: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022330

ISBN: 0963871412

Condition: Fine

Moss green cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Very slightly rubbed corners and spine extremities, virtually as issued. Dust jacket as issued. 186 pp., illus. w/ color plates. View more info

Indoor Gardening

By: Rexford, Eben E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia & London, J. B. Lippincott: 1910

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009635

Condition: Very Good

1st edition: Feb. 1910. Tan cloth, modestly soiled, decorated in dark green and yellow. Rubbed with some fraying at spine extremities, corners a bit exposed. 318 pp., illus. w/ color frontis., many b&w plates. View more info

Earliest Evidence of Banana Culture [Supplement to the Journal of the American Oriental Society]

By: Reynolds, Philip Keep

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, American Oriental Society: 1951

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 030326

Condition: Near Fine

Booklet, tan wraps, lettered in black. Light shelf wear. Supplement to JAOS No. 12 (Dec. 1951). 28 pp. + 8 plates at rear. View more info

Vegetation of New Jersey: A Study of Landscape Diversity

By: Robichaud, Beryl, and Murray F. Buell

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Rutgers University Press: 1973

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 044178

ISBN: 0813507952

Condition: VG+

Stiff color pictorial wraps. Slight soiling/foxing along text block edges, otherwise nearly as issued, with square, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior. xii,340 pp., illus. Slight tape repair inside front cover fore-edge, light crease along front joint. View more info

Gardening with Peat Moss: A Guide to Easier Methods in Growing More Beautiful Flowers, Shrubs and Trees and Making More Permanent Lawns

By: Rockwell, F. F., and William G. Breitenbucher

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Bruce Humphries: 1935

Seller ID: 028768

Condition: VG+

Brown-olive pebbled cloth,lettered in black. Light shelf wear, with former owner's signature on front pastedown and short gift inscription (bank presentation copy) on half-title, Schuylkill Trust Co. bank envelope mounted on front pastedown. Front endpapers toned by age, interior otherwise fully intact. Scarce original orange paper dust jacket with color front cover pastedown illus. shows modest shelf wear, mild soiling, 1" closed tear at top of rear joint, now in mylar. [ix],72 pp., illus., including several plates in color. Early printing, dated 1935; first issued in 1928. View more info