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An artist's garden: tended, painted, described by Merritt, Anna Lea - 1908

by Merritt, Anna Lea

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An artist's garden: tended, painted, described

by Merritt, Anna Lea

London: George Allen & Sons, 1908. 1st edition. Art Nouveau binding. Good /No jacket. Top edge gilt; fore-edge, rear end-papers and the two adjoining pages spotted, mild foxing elsewhere, plate between pp. 96 nd 97 partly detached, otherwise very good.
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–§–ª–æ—Ä–∞ –°—Ä–µ–¥–Ω–µ–∏ –†–æ—Å—Å–∏–∏ (Flora of Central Russia)

by Maevskii, P. (Maevsky); edited by E.V. Baranovski

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I.N. Kushnerev & Ko., Moskva (Moscow), 1892. Printed boards, no dust jacket. Good /No Jacket. A well-used copy of the rare first edition of a popular Russian flora. The author was Piotr Feliksovich Maevsky (1851-1892). Significant edgewear to cover, internally sound with minimal tanning of paper. Owner's signature and oil spot on ffep (M. Kirshbaum?), another on end paper (V. Rikovshky?) with oaktree bookplate of Heino Ross. Spine sl. frayed at top edge, some insect damage to glued areas. The text contains keys to genera and species, generic descriptions and Russian and Latin names of genera and species, summaries of distribution (by local government region) and habitat, flowering times, and selected line drawings mostly showing both the whole plant and flowers or fruits. A compact yet comprehensive flora which went through several editions, a third (edited by B. Fedchenko) in 1902 and another in 1917, an 8th (with a slightly different title) in 1954 and a 9th (edited by B.K. Shishkin) in 1964.… Read More
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Welsh Botanology: part the first - a systematic catalogue of the native plants of the Isle of...
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Welsh Botanology: part the first - a systematic catalogue of the native plants of the Isle of Anglesey (etc.)

by Davies, Hugh

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London: the author, 1813. 1st edition. Publisher's boards. Good /No Jacket. Donor's inscription "A present from Rev. H. Pritchard Dinas Hall Anglesea (sic) to Owen Price, 1881" on t.p. A nicely preserved copy with untrimmed edges, title blind-inscribed (by hand) on spine. xvi, 151, xiv, plate facing p. xv, 153-255 pp. The first Welsh local flora, particularly noted for its appendix of Welsh names of plants.
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Parallel Botany (English and Italian Edition)
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Parallel Botany (English and Italian Edition)

by Lionni, Leo

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NY: Knopf, 1977. First American edition. Trade softcover. Published NY: Knopf, 1977, first printing. Large 8vo., 6 1/4" x 9 1/4", x+181pp., illustrated with plates. Fine. . 1st. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo..
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THE PEACHES OF NEW YORK : Report of the New York Agricultural Experiment Station for the Year 1916
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THE PEACHES OF NEW YORK : Report of the New York Agricultural Experiment Station for the Year 1916

by Hedrick, U.P.; Howe, G.H.; Taylor, O.M.; Tubergen, C.B.

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Albany: J. B. Lyon, 1917. First edition. Hard cover in original cloth. Published Albany, NY: J. B. Lyon, 1917, first printing. Large 4to. 9 3/4" x 12 1/4", b/w frontis+xiii+541pp., illustrated with 92 full page color plates, 1 map. A historical account of cultivated peaches, and extensive survey of varieties grown in New York. spotting to the cloth, binding bit shaken, gift inscription on flyleaf. Binding tight. Very good minus.. 1st. Hard. Very Good Minus/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to.
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Faith in a Seed
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Faith in a Seed: The Dispersion of Seeds and Other Late Natural History Writings

by Henry David Thoreau

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Island Press, 1993. Hardcover in Slipcase. Used- Fine. Book is clean and tight. Slipcase shows light shelf wear. Book itself shows very minor wear, appears unread. No markings or highlighting on the inside of the book. Book includes an insert of a numbered original print (numbered 366/600). Limited edition book; this is number 366/600. Photos are of the book we have here at Barbed Wire Books.
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–§–ª–æ—Ä–∞ –°—Ä–µ–¥–Ω–µ–∏ –†–æ—Å—Å–∏–∏...

–§–ª–æ—Ä–∞ –°—Ä–µ–¥–Ω–µ–∏ –†–æ—Å—Å–∏–∏ (Flora of Central Russia)

by Maevskii, P. (Maevsky); edited by E.V. Baranovski

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I.N. Kushnerev & Ko., Moskva (Moscow), 1892. Printed boards, no dust jacket. Good /No Jacket. A well-used copy of the rare first edition of a popular Russian flora. The author was Piotr Feliksovich Maevsky (1851-1892). Significant edgewear to cover, internally sound with minimal tanning of paper. Owner's signature and oil spot on ffep (M. Kirshbaum?), another on end paper (V. Rikovshky?) with oaktree bookplate of Heino Ross. Spine sl. frayed at top edge, some insect damage to glued areas. The text contains keys to genera and species, generic descriptions and Russian and Latin names of genera and species, summaries of distribution (by local government region) and habitat, flowering times, and selected line drawings mostly showing both the whole plant and flowers or fruits. A compact yet comprehensive flora which went through several editions, a third (edited by B. Fedchenko) in 1902 and another in 1917, an 8th (with a slightly different title) in 1954 and a 9th (edited by B.K. Shishkin) in 1964.… Read More
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Welsh Botanology: part the first - a systematic catalogue of the native plants of the Isle of...
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Welsh Botanology: part the first - a systematic catalogue of the native plants of the Isle of Anglesey (etc.)

by Davies, Hugh

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London: the author, 1813. 1st edition. Publisher's boards. Good /No Jacket. Donor's inscription "A present from Rev. H. Pritchard Dinas Hall Anglesea (sic) to Owen Price, 1881" on t.p. A nicely preserved copy with untrimmed edges, title blind-inscribed (by hand) on spine. xvi, 151, xiv, plate facing p. xv, 153-255 pp. The first Welsh local flora, particularly noted for its appendix of Welsh names of plants.
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Parallel Botany (English and Italian Edition)
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Parallel Botany (English and Italian Edition)

by Lionni, Leo

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NY: Knopf, 1977. First American edition. Trade softcover. Published NY: Knopf, 1977, first printing. Large 8vo., 6 1/4" x 9 1/4", x+181pp., illustrated with plates. Fine. . 1st. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo..
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The Cherries of New York. Report of the New York Agricultural Experiment Station for the Year 1914
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The Cherries of New York. Report of the New York Agricultural Experiment Station for the Year 1914

by Hedrick, U. P.; Assisted by N. O. Booth, O. M. Taylor, R. Wellington and M. J. Dorsey

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Albany: J. B. Lyon, 1915. First edition. Hard cover in original cloth. Published Albany, NY: J. B. Lyon, 1915, first printing. Large 4to. 9 3/4" x 12 1/4", b/w frontis+xii+371pp., illustrated with 56 full page color plates. A historical account of cultivated cherries, and extensive survey of varieties grown in New York. Minor scuff to rear cover, previous owner name stamp on fly leaf and pastedow, else fine, clean, bright.. 1st. Hard. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to.
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THE PEACHES OF NEW YORK : Report of the New York Agricultural Experiment Station for the Year 1916
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THE PEACHES OF NEW YORK : Report of the New York Agricultural Experiment Station for the Year 1916

by Hedrick, U.P.; Howe, G.H.; Taylor, O.M.; Tubergen, C.B.

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Albany: J. B. Lyon, 1917. First edition. Hard cover in original cloth. Published Albany, NY: J. B. Lyon, 1917, first printing. Large 4to. 9 3/4" x 12 1/4", b/w frontis+xiii+541pp., illustrated with 92 full page color plates, 1 map. A historical account of cultivated peaches, and extensive survey of varieties grown in New York. spotting to the cloth, binding bit shaken, gift inscription on flyleaf. Binding tight. Very good minus.. 1st. Hard. Very Good Minus/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to.
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An Artist's Garden
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An Artist's Garden

by Anna (Lea) Henry Merritt Merritt (Mr

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An Artist's Garden
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An Artist's Garden

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A Hamlet in Old Hampshire (1902)
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A Hamlet in Old Hampshire (1902)

by Anna Lea Merritt

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Love Locked Out: The Memoirs of Anna Lea Merritt with a Checklist of Her Works
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Love Locked Out: The Memoirs of Anna Lea Merritt with a Checklist of Her Works

by Merritt, Anna Lea; Edited by Galina Gorokhoff

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Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1982. Hardcover. Near fine/Very good+. Cloth backed boards in dust jacket, octavo, illustrated in b&w. Book has handsome boards and tight binding, blind stamp to front endpaper, otherwise text clean and unmarked, with mild foxing to top edge of block. DJ has sun to spine, hint of edgewear, now in archival mylar.
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A Hamlet in Old Hampshire (1902)
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A Hamlet in Old Hampshire (1902)

by Anna Lea Merritt

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A Hamlet in Old Hampshire.

by Merritt, Anna Lea:

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London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner, 1902 First edition. Appears to have been signed in pencil by the author on back endpapers. HB. Attractive grey pictorial cloth with gilt title to spine, and green printed title to front with block printed scene of trees and sheep in green and black. No dustjacket, probably as issued. 230pp. With colour plate frontispiece from painting, tissue-guarded , and 14 b&w plates reproducing paintings, as well as line engraved vignettes at end of each chapter. The author's account of her move to live in a cottage in a traditional country village in Hampshire, with chapters on her garden, village life and people, and rural labourers. Very Good. Bright clean covers with light wear to edges, tiny crease to to front corner. Pages have occasional light browning and marks, heavier browning to prelims and closed edges.
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A Hamlet in Old Hampshire

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London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co, 1902. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. A classic work by an interesting woman known better as an artist than a writer, indeed, she provides illustrations here for her own book. The book is based on Hurstbourne Tarran where she lived towards the end of her life. Her best known work as an artist is the famous image of 'Love Locked Out'. The cloth over the spine is a little browned and bumped to the top and bottom. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Category: Genealogy & Local History; .
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AN ARTIST'S GARDEN Tended Painted Described.

by Merritt Anna Lea 1844-1930:

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LONDON; George Allen & Sons 1908 First Edition Hardback. Green Cloth Binding with Art Nouveau decoration of a Fritillary to the Spine and Top Board. Art Nouveau design to the Browned EndpapersTop Edge Gilt. 4to. pp xiii 195. 17 Tipped in Plates, 16 in Colour. 2 Garden Plans. Expertly re-backed with original spine laid on. Occasional spotting and old insect holes to a couple of blank margins, otherwise A Very Good Clean Sound Copy of a Scarce Title by a noted Artist of the Victorian Period.
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Flowers of Hawaii
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Flowers of Hawaii: Hawaii's most complete flower guide

by Allan Seiden

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Beautiful Flowers Complete Guide, an Island Heritage Book 1989, all pages clean and unmarked
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Flora Brasilica, Vol. XLI, I

Flora Brasilica, Vol. XLI, I

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Instituto de Botanica, Sao Paolo, 1947; First Edition; Quarto, 113 pages. Detailed monograph of the family Onagraceae covering the genera Jussiaea, Oocarpon, Epilobium, Oenothera, and Fuchsia. Vol. XLI, I of the prodigious series edited by Frederico Carlos Hoehne, director of the Instituto de Botanica at Sao Paolo, Brazil from1940 to 1959. Authored by distinguished American botanist/taxonomist Philip A Munz. Sixty-two pages of text in Portuguese accompanied by 51 full-page finely detailed illustration plates, forty-nine in b&w and two in color, covering 5 genera and 45 species of Onagraceae. Very Good, in printed stiff wraps. A few small closed splits in the paper covering of the spine panel. Custom engraved bookplate of Pasadena, California horticulturist Charlotte Hoak on the verso of the front wrap.
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Mushrooms of Northern California

Mushrooms of Northern California

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Spore Prints. Very Good+. 1984. First Edition. Softcover. 0961202009 . Very light shelfwear, slight toning to top page ends; drawings and b/w photos; 302 pages .
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The Microscope
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The Microscope: From the Museum of Science and Art

by Dr. Lardner

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A very nice volume of an extensive 19th century popular science partwork - The Museum of Science and Art - from the age of optimism."The 'Museum of Science and Art' is the most valuable contribution that has ever been made to Scientific Instruction of every class of society" - Sir David Brewster.....( Brewster of the Brewster Angle?)One hundred and Forty-Seven engravings. Front cover partly detached as shown - otherwise the binding is tight. Pages unmarked throughout. Some foxing on endpapers, otherwise very good.First owners bookplate inside front cover "Godding MBS".Includes fascinating ads at the back.
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A Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Higher Cryptograms:  Both Native  and Introduced, Found...

A Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Higher Cryptograms: Both Native and Introduced, Found Within about 30 Miles of Hanover, N. H. , Including a Few Cultivated Species, to Which is Appended a List of Vertebrate Animals of the Same Region

by Jesup, Henry G

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Hanover, NH: Self Published. Good with no dust jacket; Call letters on spine, spine darkened by . shellac, corners bumped, edges rubbed, binder's label on inside of front . cover, front endpaper detached, endpapers toned, one page with small fold . and tear.. 1891. Hardcover. Green decorated cloth. vi, 91pp. Fold-out map, indexes. A highly detailed natural history study of this New Hampshire community undertaken and presented by a Dartmouth college professor. Inscribed and dated, with compliments of the author card tipped in. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Carrot Seed
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The Carrot Seed

by Ruth Krauss

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Krauss, Ruth: The Carrot Seed. Illustrated by Crockett Johnson, author, illustrator of the Harold and the Purple Crayon series. 1945, Harper & Brothers FIRST EDITION. States 1945 on the title page. Beige Boards. USED. Good Condition/ no dust jacket is included. A nice solid copy. 6 X 8 ¼. "Ruth Krauss's book about a little boy who stands his ground and grows a carrot in the face of doubt from his parents brings up themes of individuality, standing one's ground, and what it is to know something, or the basis of knowledge"
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Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry 1 : Trees I

Biotechnology in Agriculture and Forestry 1 : Trees I

by Y.P.S. Bajaj (editor)

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Berlin, Germany: Springer Verlag, 1986. Usual library marks. 515 pages with b/w illustrations. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.
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CYTISUS NIGRICANS [Black Broom], Original Hand-Colored Copper Engraving (plate # 470) from Icones...

CYTISUS NIGRICANS [Black Broom], Original Hand-Colored Copper Engraving (plate # 470) from Icones Plantarum Medico-Oeconomico-Technologicarum

by Vietz, Ferdinand Bernhard

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Vienna: Schrämblischen, 1817. Image is 8 1/8 inches by 6 1/4 inches on a sheet that is 9 1/16 inches by 7 1/8 inches. Drawn and engraved by pharmacist turned naturalist Ferdinand Vietz ((1772-1815) and published in volume 7 of Icones Plantarum Medico-Oeconomico-Technologicarum, edited by J. L. Kerndl and published by Schrämblischen in Vienna in 1818. Original hand-coloring. Like all the plates from Vietz's classic work on medicinal uses of plants, this is a lovely original print on high-quality watermarked laid paper. Condition is very good: clean and bright. Binding edge is untrimmed. This original engraving is guaranteed to be more than 200 years old.. First Edition. Single Sheet. Very Good+. Illus. by Ferdinand Vietz. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Art Print.
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Baudin in Australian Waters: The Artwork of the French Voyage of Discovery to the Southern Lands,...
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Baudin in Australian Waters: The Artwork of the French Voyage of Discovery to the Southern Lands, 1800-1804: With a complete descriptive catalogue of drawings and paintings of Australian subjects by C.-A. Lesueur and N.-M. Petit from the Lesueur Collection at the Museum d'Histoire Naturelle, Le Havre, France

by Charles-Alexandre Lesueur; Nicolas-Martin Petit; Jacqueline Bonnemains (ed); Elliott Forsyth (ed); Bernard Smith (ed)

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Melbourne: Oxford University Press Australia, October 1988. Hardcover. First Edition. Near Fine book in a Very Good jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Upper corners lightly bumped. Jacket lightly rubbed with a single one inch tear to front bottom edge. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xiii + 347 pages. Over 300 illustrations. Heavy book: extra charges for expedited or international shipping. Captain Nicolas Baudin's early 19th-century voyage of scientific discovery to Australia is a little-known event in French and Australian history. Yet that voyage played an important part in the history of Australian and Pacific colonization, and in the long story of worldwide scientific exploration. Departing Le Havre in 1800, Baudin's expedition comprised two ships--the Naturaliste and the Géographe--and 238 men, including 22 scientists. For most of the next three-and-a half years they travelled along the western and southern coasts of Australia, charting the coastline and… Read More
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Poisonous Plants and Related Toxins

Poisonous Plants and Related Toxins

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Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, 2004. Illustrated laminated boards. Usual library marks. 586 pages. Presents refereed and edited papers from the 6th International Symposium on Poisonous Plants, held in Scotland in August 2001. . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.
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