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Daylilies, the Perfect Perennial
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Daylilies, the Perfect Perennial

By Lewis and Nancy Hill, Darrel Apps (photographs); Robin D. Brickman (illustrations)

New York, New York: Storey Publishing, 1991. First Edition. Original Wraps. Near fine. Quarto, 9 1/4" tall, 204 pages each with color plates. A soft cover in near fine condition overall, clean with light shelf wear, paper just slightly yellowed.

$7.50

Perennials for American Gardens
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Perennials for American Gardens

By Ruth Rogers Clausen and Nicolas H. Ekstrom

New York, New York: Random House, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover--illustrated boards. Near fine/Very good. Quarto, 9 1/2" tall, 631 pages with color illustration throughout, green cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear but slight color fading to the cover cloth edges; binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price present. This is a large and heavy volume and will require additional postage

$12.50

Creative Vegetable Gardening: accenting your vegetables with flowers
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Creative Vegetable Gardening: accenting your vegetables with flowers

By Joy Larkcom

New York, New York: Abbeville, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/Near fine. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, 208 pages, green boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with little shelf wear; hinges binding tight, paper cream white. In a near fine, lightly edgeworn dust jacket, with original price present.

$15.70

Gardener's World: the History, the Beauty, the Riches of the

By Josephine von Miklos & Evelyn Fiore

New York, New York: Four Winds Press, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/Very good. Quarto, 11 2/4" tall, 252 pages, blue-green boards; color and b&w photographs throughout. A near fine, clean and sturdy hardcover overall with light shelf wear and rubbing primarily at the corners, slight color fading to the cloth edges; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. In a very good dust jacket with slight edge wear and original price present.

$14.50

Annual and Biennial Garden Plants; their value and uses: with full instructions for their cultivation

By A. E. Speer

London, England: John Murray, 1911. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good +/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall; xx + 256 pages + color and black and white plates; gilt titles on red cloth. A good plus original hard cover over all with moderate shelf wear, rubbing at the corners, spine cloth fraying at top and bottom edges; hinges cracked but secure, internal binding solid, paper light to moderately yellowed BUT foxing to the endpapers and margins throughout, and a previous owner's bookplate. Without dust jacket

$12.50

The Orchard Almanac: a Spraysaver Guide

By Stephen Page & Joseph Smillie; illustrations by Polly Warren

Rockport, Maine: Spraysaver Publications, 1986. First Edition. Pictorial Wraps. Near fine. Octavo, 8 2/3" tall, 145 pages with black and white illustration, stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white.

$8.50

Crockett's Tool Shed: Jim Crockett's Guide to the Best in Gardening Equipment
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Crockett's Tool Shed: Jim Crockett's Guide to the Best in Gardening Equipment

By James Underwood Crockett [Jim]

Boston, Massachusetts: Little, Brown & Co, 1979. First Edition. Quarter-cloth. Near fine/very good. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, 247 pages with intertextual black and white illustration, brown quarter-cloth spine. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear; binding tight, paper white. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with the original price present

$12.50

The Flower Educator for Gardeners and Growers: How to know to plant to grow flowers, plants, hedges & lawns

By Edward C. Vick

New York, New York: Theo. Audel & Co, 1928. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good. Presenting in a handy form a wealth of information, instructions and suggestions on planting, cultivating and prpagating flowers and plants together with practical and helpful illustrations, useful and valuable tables." Duodecimo, 6 1/2" tall; 585 pages + indexes and addenda; black titles on beige cloth. A good, sturdy, limp cloth volume, cover cloth light to moderately soiled, hinges cracked but secure, internal binding solid, paper moderately yellowed with light scattered finger soiling.

$12.50

Wild Flowers of Connecticut

By Dr. John E. Klimas, jr

New York, New York: Walker and Company, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. Octavo, 8" tall, 56 pages with color phtographic illustration, pale green cloth with decorative gilt measure. A near fine, clean, hardcover first edition with minimal shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper ljust sightly yellowed. In a very good moderately worn dust jacket, and with original price.

$8.50

Introductory Horticulture

By E. P. Christopher

New York, New York: McGraw-Hill, 1958. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, viii + 482 pages, blue cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover edition over all with light shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding tight, paper just slightly yellowed with light foxing at the fore-edges. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

Farther Afield. A gardener's excursions

By Allen Lacy

New York, New York: Farrar, Straus Giroux, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Near Fine / Near Fine. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 286 pages, green quarter-cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a near fine, slightly edge worn dust jacket, with the original price.

$9.50

Classic Garden Plants: Modern Garden Roses, Climbing Roses, Fuchsias, Dahlias, Rhododendrons, Azaleas (six flower cultivation volumes sold together)
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Classic Garden Plants: Modern Garden Roses, Climbing Roses, Fuchsias, Dahlias, Rhododendrons, Azaleas (six flower cultivation volumes sold together)

By Vincent Page (series editor), Peter Harkness, Christopher Warner, Jill R. Clark, Philip Damp, John Street, Christopher Fairweather

Chester, Connecticut: Globe Pequot, 1987 / 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 6 individual vols. Quarto, 10 7/8" tall, 144 pages, green and brown boards. A fine, clean hardcover first edition with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, with light foxing to the top fore-edge. In a near fine dust jacket with slight wear at the fore-tips, with original price present.

$45.00

Old Roses ( with 56 illustrations )

By Mrs. Frederick Love Keays

New York, New York: Macmillan Company, 1935. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, (title pages color) xi + 222 pages with black and white plates, gilt and black titles on green. A good, clean, neat hard cover first edition with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, cover cloth color faded, spine faded; hinges and binding tight, paper light to moderately yellowed, with a previous owner's name penned on the front endpaper.. Without dust jacket.

$19.00

Principles of Flower Arrangement

By Edward A White

New York, New York: A. T. De La Mare Company, 1936. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 199 pages with black and white illustrated plates, gilt titles on blue cloth.This is a very good, sturdy hardcover with moderate shelf wear but cloth lightly soiled; internal condition near fine, hinges and binding solid, paper slightly yellowed, with minor foxing to the endpapers. Without dust jacket (a portion of front dust jacket laid in)

$9.50

The Natural Shade Garden
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The Natural Shade Garden

By Ken Druse (text and photographs; with Victor Nelson

New York, New York: Clarkson Potter, 1992. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Good. Quarto, 11 1/4" tall, 280 pages with intertextual color illustration, illustrated endpapers mauve cloth. A near fine, clean hardcover first edition with light shelf wear, but a slight blush of foxing to the top fore-edge; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a very good, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price.

$19.00

Joys of the Garden

By H. Kingmill Moore

New York, New York: Talbot Press, 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Duodecimo, 7 1/4" tall, frontispiece + xii + 128 pages, gilt titles on green boards. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed but minor foxing throughout. Without dust jacket.

$7.50

The Beginner's Garden

By Mrs. Francis King

New York, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, frontispiece + xii + 125 pages + 20 black and white plates, gilt titles on gray cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover first edition with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, but minor foxing to the exterior cloth, fading to the back strip; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

Sugartime : the hidden pleasures of making maple syrup with a primer for the novice sugarer [signed by the author]
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Sugartime : the hidden pleasures of making maple syrup with a primer for the novice sugarer [signed by the author]

By Susan Carol Hauser

New York, New York: lyons press, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine / Near Fine. Signed by the author on the half-title page. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, 143 pages, brown and purple boards. A fine, clean, neat, hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price.

$16.50

The Iris Book

By Molly Price

New York, New York: D. Van Nostrand, 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good / Good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xx + 204 pages + color and black and white plates, yellow titles on blue boards. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover with minor shelf wear and rubbing; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed but light foxing to the exterior fore-edges and endpapers. In a good, moderately worn dust jacket, chipped and rubbeded at the back strip, with the original price.

$9.50

The National Trust: A Book of Gardening [signed]

By Penelope Hobhouse

Boston, Massachusetts: Little Brown & Co, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. Signed by the author on the title page.Quarto, 11 1/4" tall, 256 pages, color illustration throughout green cloth. A near fine, clean, hardcover first American edition with minor shelf wear, lightly fading to the cloth color at the edges, hinges and binding tight, paper white, with a previous owner's name stamp on the front endpaper, and a light touch of foxing to the top fore-edge. In a near fine dust jacket, with the original price.

$17.50

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