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Southwest Gardener

By: Compton, Dewey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houston, Gulf Coast Press: 1967

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 02670


Light shelf wear to boards, minor chipping to jacket, which is now protected in a new mylar cover. Includes prefaces to first and second editions. The first edition was published in 1961. 243 pages. View more info

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English Garden Ornament

By: Edwards, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: South Brunswick and New York, A.S. Barnes and Company: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07753


History and aesthetics of popular garden art, ornaments, and structures in England, with some commentary on their relation to social changes that have affected the English garden. Contents: Garden Buildings, Garden Furniture, Sculptured Ornament, Topiary, Water Ornaments, Gates and Gateways, and Treillage. 109 pages with Bibliography and Index. Illustrated with drawings, black and white photos, and color plates. View more info

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The Transplanted Gardener

By: Elliott, Charles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Lyons & Burford Publishers: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05400


An American in britain looks at hedges, ha-ha's, history, and more. 221 pages. "A witty exploration of gardening in Britain - from why Britain is so wet to an account of Charles Darwin's obsession with earthworms and a history of lawns and lawn-mowers." View more info

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The New Britton and Brown Illustrated Flora of the United States and Adjacent Canada, Vol. 1: The Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae and Monocotyledoneae--Clubmoss to Adam-and-Eve

By: Gleason, Henry A.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The New York Botanical Garden: 1958

Edition: Second Printing, Slightly Revised

Seller ID: 07168


Green cloth with gilt title to spine and blind-stamped decoration to front cover. Light wear to boards. Solid, clean copy. Pages [lxxv] 1-482, with numerous illustrations, plant identification keys, Glossary and Index. VOLUME 1 ONLY. View more info

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The New Britton and Brown Illustrated Flora of the United States and Adjacent Canada, Vol. 3: The Sympetalous Dicotyledoneae--Clethraceae to Compositae, Sweet Pepper-bush to Goat's Beard

By: Gleason, Henry A.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The New York Botanical Garden: 1958

Edition: Second Printing, Slightly Revised

Seller ID: 07169


Green cloth with gilt title to spine and blind-stamped decoration to front cover. Light wear to boards. Solid, clean copy. 595 pages, with numerous illustrations, plant identification keys, Glossary and Index. VOLUME 3 ONLY. View more info

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On Foreign Soil: American Gardeners Abroad

By: Hill, May Brawley

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams Inc.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05890


159 pages, with Notes, Bibliography, and Index. 133 illustrations, 72 in full color. An investigation into Americans abroad who have made gardens in England, France, and Italy since the early colonial American days. These gardens take on an autobiographical quality in revealing the personalities, values, and experiences of their creators. View more info

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Roses, Volume I

By: Sahlender, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, House and Garden Supply Co., Inc.: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 03511


Dark blue cloth, gilt titles (fading on spine), and gilt to top-edge. Oval-shaped rose pictorial pasted onto gilt background.. Very minor wear. 267 pages, with many pages of ads in the back for garden supplies and equipment, some accompanied by interesting photos of old equipment, such as lawn mowers, as well as garden supplies and accessories (bird feeders, binoculars, lawn chairs). Black & white and color plates of A fine little book to hold and browse. View more info

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Magic of Trees and Stones: Secrets of Japanese Gardening

By: Saito, K. and S. Wada

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York/San Francisco/Tokyo, Japan Publications Trading Company: 1970

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 09101


Book comes in publisher's cardboard slipcase with pictorial wraparound matching the dust jacket. The book has a trace of foxing to the bottom edge and fore-edge. The top edge of the dust jacket is frayed from repeated removal from the slipcase, in which a staple was found to be causing the damage. That has been removed and the book fits very snugly in the slipcase without further damage. The jacket is also price-clipped and has foxing along the flap folds and part of the... View more info

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The Rhododendron and Camellia Yearbook 1967: Number Twenty-one

By: Synge, P.M.; Platt, J.W.O.; and Napier, Elspeth (Editors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, The Royal Horticultual Scoiety: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01207


Light wear and rubbing with a small tear at the top of the jacket's front panel near the spine. Five color plates and numerous black & white illustrations. 192 pages, indexed, plus ads. View more info

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The American Camellia Yearbook 1959

By: Wolfe, Herbert F. (Editor)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida, American Camellia Society: 1959

Seller ID: 01215


Light edge wear to boards. Jacket rubbed with minor chipping and a large, closed tear on the rear panel. 388 pages, illustrated. Clean copy. View more info