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The Gardener's Bed-Book.

by Wright, Richardson

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Published
1929
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First Edition
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$72.75

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Philadelphia Lippincott, 1929, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. Owner gift note dated Xmas 1929. -- Subtitle: Short and long pieces to be read in bed by those who love husbandry and the green growing things of Earth. -- A classic. Organized by month: March may show us Snow Lace, an afternoon drizzle freezes on twigs, then a… Read more
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Newman's Birds of Southern Africa.

by Newman, Kenneth

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Published
1994
ISBN
9781868124343
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$15.52

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South Africa Southern Book Publishers, 1994, paperback. Expanded edition: fourth edition, fourth printing 1994. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 1868124347
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Thy Rod and Thy Creel.

by Shepard, Odell

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Published
1984
ISBN
9780832903649
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$23.28

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Piscataway NJ Winchester Press, 1984, paperback. Reprint edition with new introduction of this classic angling, fishing book, originally published 1930, written "with wit and wisdom, without pedantry." -- Softcover. Condition: very good. ISBN 0832903647
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Bird Guide: Land Birds East of the Rockies.

by Reed, Chester A.

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Published
1951
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Garden City NY Doubleday, 1951, hardcover. Completely revised edition (original was 1906) with 300+ restored color portraits of the 222 bird species. -- Hardcover, 238 pages, oblong 5.5x3.5 inches. Condition: near fine (tips lightly rubbed) with very good cardboard sleeve (edges are rubbed).
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Roof Gardening.

by Mellen, Ida

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Published
1929
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$19.40

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New York A. T. De La Mare Company, 1929, hardcover. Includes numerous photographs of the author's own roof garden. Section for flowers in their order of blooming. -- Hardcover, 115 pages. Condition: very good minus (spine tips and corners worn; couple of pages creased).
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The Wilson Colour Chart. 2 volumes.

by Wilson, Robert F.; British Colour Council

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Published
1938
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$727.50

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England British Colour Council, 1938, hardcover. Standardized color terms for horticulture, shown in 200 color chips, four on each page. Each page has color equivalent names in other references, a brief history of the color, foreign synonyms, and many have horiticultural examples. A cardboard frame shaped to view the individual chips is laid in. Useful introductions. -- Hardcover, two… Read more
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Grapes: Peaches: Melons: and How to Grow Them.

by Sanders, T. W.; J. Lansdell

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Published
1924
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$24.25

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London Colingridge, 1924, hardcover. Handbook dealing with their history, culture, management and propagation. Historical 1920s information for specific varieties like Lady Hutt and Black Hamburgh grapes. Includes drawings, photos and diagrams. -- Bright hardcover, 144 pages. Condition: near fine (few spots top-edge; no jacket).
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On Gardening.

by Jekyll, Gertrude

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Published
391964
Edition
First Edition
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$33.95

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New York Scribner's, 391964, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in U.S. -- Selection of Jekyll's advice and philosophy on herbacious beds; she is known for developing a painterly, loose, colorful style as opposed to stiff, geometrical beds. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good minus (cover lightly sunned) with very good minus, unclipped dust jacket (half-inch chip spine… Read more
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Nature Reserves and Wildlife.

by Duffey, Eric

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Published
1974
ISBN
9780435612566
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$24.25

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London Heinemann Educational Books, 1974, hardcover. Conservation ecology, with special reference to lowland England, where change is observed in 1974. Includes tables, photos, maps. -- Hardcover, ex-library copy with bookplate, stamps. Condition: very good minus (library flaws as noted, otherwise sound and clean) with very good dust jacket (no marks). ISBN 0435612565
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Cincinnati Hyland House, 1996, hardcover. Includes photographs, botanical drawings, recipes as well as history and cultivation. -- Hardcover. Condition: fine, with fine dust jacket. ISBN 1864470097
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The Origins of the Organic Movement.

by Conford, Philip

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Published
2001
ISBN
9780863153365
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$17.46

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Edinburgh Scotland Floris Books, 2001, paperback. Scholarly rural history in Britain, against the use of agricultural chemicals, also in political and social context. -- Softcover, 287 pages. Condition: near fine. ISBN 0863153364
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Georgian Gardens; The Reign of Nature.

by Jacques, David

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Published
1984
ISBN
9780917304910
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$19.40

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Portland Timber Press, 1984, hardcover. The landscape gardening of 1730 to 1830 in Britain. Lavishly illustrated with historical plans, prints and photographs: 81 black-and-white and 12 color. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good (owner gift note) with very good dust jacket. ISBN 0917304918
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Gifford Pinchot and the Making of Modern Environmentalism.

by Miller, Char

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Published
2001
ISBN
9781559638227
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$33.95

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Washington Island Press, 2001, hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: very good minus (unfortunately, part of colored endsheet is torn off) with very good dust jacket. ISBN 1559638222
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Worcester Littlebury hardcover. No date given, 1946? -- Badgers, stoats, polecats, hares, etc. of Britain. Includes photos. -- Hardcover, 90 pages. Condition: good-only (cover is soiled, scratches, worn at edges; bookplate removal scar; page corners bumps--however, the pages and plates are bright and clear).
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Lily Lives on Mount Rainier.

by Fosburgh, Arley M.

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Published
2019
ISBN
9781532067877
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$11.64

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Bloomington IN iUniverse, 2019, paperback. Novel about a boy and self-discovery in the Pacific Northwest wilderness. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 9781532067877
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An Axe, a Spade & Ten Acres; The Story of a Garden and Nature Reserve.

by Courtauld, George

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Published
1983
Edition
First Edition
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New York Farrar Straus Giroux, 1983, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in U.S. -- This memoir of country life in southeastern England is called "witty, fresh, and unexpected." Illustrations and maps by David Heal. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good (corner bumped) with very good dust jacket. ISBN 374107491
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Insect Architecture.

by Rennie, James, 1787-1867

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London Nattali and Bond [no date] hardcover. No publication date given, circa 1850s (this publisher's business dates). Many drawings of the insects and their surroundings.-- Hardcover, olive cloth with blind-stamped design, gilt on spine, pages are uncut. Condition: Very good minus (spine cloth lightly sunned as are cover edges; corners bumped; crown stamp on title page). -- Overall, NICE… Read more
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Rochester NY Boydell Press, 2010, paperback. A treasure, this book includes many scholarly maps, an early medieval tree list, trees noted in charters and in place names, much more. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 9781843835653
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Foot Rot of Sheep.

by Department of Agriculture Research Service

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Published
1972
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$8.73

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Washington DC US Government Printing Office, 1972, paperback. Revised edition. Includes color photographs illustrating how to trim the diseased hoof. -- Softcover, 16 pages. Condition: very good (stamp on cover).
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Dahia Cultivation.

by Smith, N. Gerard

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Published
1948
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$9.70

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London Faber and Faber, 1948, hardcover. Includes black-and-white photos, drawings and color plates showing techniques and dahlia types. -- Hardcover, 96 pages. Condition: very good (cover soil, owner names, no jacket).
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