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The Harvest Gardener: Growing for Maximum Yield, Prime Flavor, and Garden-Fresh Storage

By: McClure, Susan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pownal, VT, Garden Way Publishing/Storey Communications: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009627

ISBN: 088266798X

Condition: As New


iv,300 pp., illus. Laminated illus. covers. As issued. View more info

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

The Poetics of Gardens

By: Moore, Charles W., William J. Mitchell, and William Turnbull Jr.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, The MIT Press: 1993

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 047440

ISBN: 0262631539

Condition: VG+


Stiff pictorial wraps. Institutional library copy shows small label on each cover, stamps to lower main title and to bottom text block edge, circulation pocket inside back cover but never actually circulated and thus without wear. [ix],258 pp., illus. 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

Guide to the Vascular Plants of Central French Guiana. Part 1: Pteridophytes, Gymnosperms, and Monocotyledons; Part 2: Dicotyledons [Complete in 2 Volumes, SIGNED]

By: Mori, Scott A.; Georges Cremers; Carol Gracie; Jean-Jacques de Granville; Michel Hoff; John D. Mitchell

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Bronx, NY, New York Botanical Garden Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: 017037

ISBN: 0893273988

Condition: Fine


Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden, Volume 76, Parts 1 and 2, complete as issued. (Listed by Vol. 1 ISBN only.) Color pictorial paper covered boards. [v],422 + [viii],776 pp., illus. with 168 (Vol. 1) + 326 (Vol. 2) figures, additional color plates, maps, indexed. Essentially as issued, with very slight bumping to bottom rear corner of Vol. 2. Vol. 1 shows gift inscription on half-title; Vol. 2 is signed on title page by Mori, Gracie, and Mitchell (3 of the listed authors). 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

ISBN: B00CWJV8I0

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

Michigan Trees: A Handbook of the Native and Most Important Introduced Species

By: Otis, Charles Herbert [George Plumer Burns (intro.)]

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, University of Michigan Board of Regents: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011226

Condition: VG+


Deaccessioned from non-circulating museum research library, lightly marked/stamped, minimal wear, clear-coated spine panel (a bit toned). Dark green cloth, lettered in gilt. 362 pp., illus. w/ line drawings, map. Mildly rubbed surfaces and edges. Firm binding, clean interior. 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

Garden-Making

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