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image of The Flowering Amazon:  Margaret Mee Paintings from the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

The Flowering Amazon: Margaret Mee Paintings from the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

by Stiff, Ruth L.A.

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Iron Engine
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9781842460771
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$50.00

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Richmond, Surrey: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 2004. First printing. Paperback. Near Fine. Softcover. 80 pages. The bulk of the book features full-page, full-color plates along with a paragraph of plant description and notes by the artist for each entry. Also includes several essays including "Margaret Mee: Legacy to Botanical Painting" by Dr. Shirley Sherwood… Read more
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image of The Genus Lycaste:  Its Speciation, Distribution, Literature, and Cultivation -- A Monographic Revision

The Genus Lycaste: Its Speciation, Distribution, Literature, and Cultivation -- A Monographic Revision

by Fowlie, J.A.

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Iron Engine
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$28.00

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Pomona, California: Day Printing Corp., 1970. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Large format. 90 pages including an Index to Scientific Name Entities and their Illustrations. Illustrated throughout by Patricia Hill Roberts and Rosalie Roth in black & white and in color with numerous being full-page. Some wear at the spione ends and a touch of… Read more
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image of A Synopsis of the Genera of American Plants, According to the Latest Improvements on the Linnaean System:  With the New Genera of Michaux and others

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Georgetown, District of Columbia: J.M. Carter, 1814. Leather Bound. Fair-Good. About 3"x 5" leather book with leather spine label. 167 pages. Pocket companion for the botanist. Classes and Orders, Latin and common names. Some tanning to end pages, foxing to one rear end page. Prior owner name in ink on the front paste-down… Read more
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$120.00
image of Herbs in Bloom:  A Guide to Growing Herbs as Ornamental Plants

Herbs in Bloom: A Guide to Growing Herbs as Ornamental Plants

by Gardner, Jo Ann

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Iron Engine
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780881924541
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$10.00

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Portland, Oregon: Timber Press, 1998. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 394 pages including a common name cross-reference, bibliography, and an index of plant names. Color photographs throughout. Shelfwear on lower edge of hardcover book; top edge of interior front flap of dust jacket has some creasing.
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image of Flora of the Rocky Mountains and Adjacent Plains

Flora of the Rocky Mountains and Adjacent Plains

by Rydberg, P.A.

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Iron Engine
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second edition
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$25.00

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New York: Hafner Publishing Company, 1969. Second edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Cloth. 1144 pages. Some wear at the corner tips.
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image of The Nature of Plants:  Habitats, Challenges, and Adaptations

The Nature of Plants: Habitats, Challenges, and Adaptations

by Dawson, John; Kucas, Rob

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Iron Engine
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9780881926750
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$25.00

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Portland, Oregon: Timber Press, 2005. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/near fine. 314 pages. Illustrated thoughout with color photographs. Glossary, References, Index.
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image of Hollies:  The Genus Ilex

Hollies: The Genus Ilex

by Galle, Fred C.

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Iron Engine
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780881923803
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$34.00

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Portland, Oregon: Timber Press, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 573 pages including a Glossary, a Bibliography, an Index of Botonical Names and an Index of Cultivar Names. Illustrated with black & white drawings and photographs throughout and includes a 46 page section of color photographs. Shelfwear on both the upper and lower corners. … Read more
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image of The Orchid Thief:  A True Story of Beauty and Obsession

The Orchid Thief: A True Story of Beauty and Obsession

by Orlean, Susan

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Iron Engine
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9780679447399
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$50.00

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New York: Random House, 1998. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. First printing. Hardcover with dust jacket. This copy signed by the author on the half-title page.
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image of Early New Zealand Botanical Art

Early New Zealand Botanical Art

by Sampson, F. Bruce

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Iron Engine
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9780474000157
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$40.00

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Auckland: Reed Methuen Publishers Ltd., 1985. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. 142 pages including an Index and Selected References. Includes 48, full-page, illustration plates. Some light shelf wear to book and dust jacket.
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$40.00
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The Landscape Gardening Book

by Tabor, Grace

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Iron Engine
Published
1911
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First printing
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$28.00

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New York: McBride, Winston and Company, 1911. First printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Cloth with gilt titles on front cover and spine. Color paste-on illustration to front cover. 180 pages including an Index. Black & white photographs throughout. Lower fore edgee corner tip of the front panel shows some bumping and fore-edge corner tips show… Read more
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image of Use of Tissue Culture and Protoplasts in Plant Pathology

Use of Tissue Culture and Protoplasts in Plant Pathology

by Helgeson, John P.; Deverall, B.J., Editors

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Iron Engine
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780123386502
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$25.00

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Sydney: Academic Press, 1983. Hardcover. Very Good. Hardcover. 193 pages including an Index. Ullustrations, references. Clean & unmarked.
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$25.00
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Gardens, City Life and Culture

by Conan, Michel & Chen Whangheng, Editors

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Iron Engine
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780884023289
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$25.00

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Washington DC: Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, 2008. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Large softcover. 274 pages including an Index and Contributor biographies. Illustrations, maps, color photographs and black & white photographs. Collection of historical essays on the influences of gardens on city life and the successes and failures of city scale urban gardens.… Read more
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Wild Flowers Of New York In Two Parts

by House, Homer D.

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Iron Engine
Published
1918
Condition
Good +
Edition
First printing
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$125.00

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Albany: University of the State of New York, 1918. First printing. Hardcover. Good +. Cloth. 2 Vols. 100's of color plates. Some edge rubbing to covers; some foxing on the end papers; prior owner name in ink on the front paste-down end papers of each volume. Priority of international shipping will cost more due… Read more
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image of Invisible Gardens:  The Search For Modernism in the American Landscape

Invisible Gardens: The Search For Modernism in the American Landscape

by Walker, Peter & Melanie Simo

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Iron Engine
Published
1994
Condition
Fine.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780262231770
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$48.95

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Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine./Near Fine. First printing. 365pgs. including an Index.
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The Orchid Thief: A True Story of Beauty and Obsession

by Orlean, Susan

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Iron Engine
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fine.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780679447399
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$25.00

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New York: Random House, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine./Near Fine.. First printing. 285p. including a Bibliography.
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Woodland Plants

by Tanner, Heather & Robin Tanner

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Iron Engine
Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine.
Edition
First Edition
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$28.00

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New York: Schocken Books, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine./Near Fine.. 213pgs. Illustrated. First U.S. printing. #794 of a limited edition of 1,500 numbered copies. Cloth hardcover book and jacket in near fine condition. Very Good condition slipcase has some rubbing at the fore-edge corners.
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