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GARDENS UNDER GLASS : The Miniature Greenhouse in Bottle, Bowl or Dish

by Kramer, Jack

Condition: Nf/Good


New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, 1969. Text/BRAND NEW & Bright. Bicolor boards/NF w/light corner tip rubs. Illustrated DJ/Good; intact with nips, chips, losses, creasings, closed tears to edges, & soiling/discoloration. LAID IN: Sunset Magazine article on planting in glass jars. Guide to planting miniature versions of greenhouses or conservatories with controlled interior conditions. Author Jack Kramer, author of How to Grow Orchids and, Succulents and Cactus, for the Sunset Gardens series. 7 chapters with b/w photos: 1, Miniature Greenhouses; 2, Glass Containers; 3, Gardens Under Domes; 4, The Plants; 5, Plants for Special Gardens; 6, Woodland Plants; and, 7, The Vivarium: Tiny Creatures in a Glass Garden. Fine copy with fatigued dust jacket.. First Edition, First Thus. Hard Cover. Nf/Good.




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