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A Plea for Hardy Plants.  With Suggestions for Effective Arrangement by  J. Wilkinson Elliott - First Edition - 1902 - from Resource Books, LLC and

A Plea for Hardy Plants. With Suggestions for Effective Arrangement

by Elliott, J. Wilkinson

Condition: Good

New York: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1902. First edition of this illustrated book by a landscape architect, filled with suggestions about garden arrangement, with numerous photographic plates in black and white. Black hardcover with a hollyhock design on the front printed in reds and greens, green cloth spine, 76 pages. Covers ver lightly rubbed, good hinges, sound text block, endpaper unevenly age-toned, initials on front free endpaper, pages otherwise clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Resource Books, LLC US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 026821
  • Title: A Plea for Hardy Plants. With Suggestions for Effective Arrangement
  • Author: Elliott, J. Wilkinson
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Co.
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1902
  • Bookseller catalogs: Science, Medicine & Nature;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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