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Wild Flowers of the Rockies

by Hardy, George A.& Hardy Winifred V.

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Published
1965
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Fine
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2nd Canadian Reprint
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Saskatoon, SK: H.R. Larson, 1965 "Fifty plates in colour illustrating 200 wild flowers found in the Rockies, illustrated by Frank L.Beebe.. [Each plate has 4 images, grouped by colour] 154p. glossary index... 2nd Canadian Reprint. Hardcover. Fine. Illus. by Frank L. Beebe.
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Ohara natsuki : sono shigoto no Subete = Natsuki Ohara: All of that work.

by Ohara Natsuki

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Published
1993
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As New
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1st Japanese Edition
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Tokyo: Ohara Natsuki kinen shuppan kanko Iinkai-hen = Natsuki Ohara Memorial Publishing Publishing Committee. , 1993 Ohara-ryu is a school of Ikebana, or Japanese floral art, founded.in 1895 by Ohara Unshin. Natsuki (1949-1992) was the third generation of the family to continue and enhance their reputation in floral artistry. The heart of the book- especially for thse who do not… Read more
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Moribana hyaku-sen obararyu soru 100 shunenkinen = 100 selections of Moribana Ohara-ryu 100th anniversary Commemoration

by Ohara-ryu

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Published
1995
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As New
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1st Japanese Edition
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Tokyo: Ohara-ryu Shuppan Jigyobu, Heisei 7, 1995 Ohara-ryu is a school of Ikebana, or Japanese floral art, founded.in 1895 by Ohara Unshin and still continued by his descendants. This book was issued for the Centennial celebration of the School in 1995 and displays 100 examples of their work over time, copiouly illustrated in both black & white and colour.197p. In… Read more
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Sketches for the Flora

by Martin, W. Keble

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Published
1972
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Near Fine
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1st UK Edition
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9780718109455
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London: Michael Joseph, 1972 The Rev. William Keble Martin (1877-1969) was a Church of England priest, botanist and botanical illustrator, best known for his Concise British Flora in Colour wgich was published in May 1965 when the author was 88. The book was the result of 60 years of meticulous fieldwork and exquisite painting skills, and became an immediate best-seller.… Read more
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Orchids (A Wisley handbook)

by Bristow, Alec

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Published
1988
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As New
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Reprint
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9780304310975
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London: Royal Horticultural Society, 1988 Compact guide to orchids and their cultivation from the RHS. 64p. illus .DS. Reprint. Softcover. As New.
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Travelling with Wildflowers from Newfoundland to Alaska

by Hammond, Phyllis

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Published
2000
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New
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1st Can Ed.
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9781550811698
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St. John's Newfoundland: Breakwater Books, 2000 Traveling with Wildflowers features exquisite watercolours of the wildflowers Hammond encountered along the way, interspersed with lush landscapes in watercolour and photographs. Maps marking the locations of provincial, national and state parks trace the progress of the voyage, and clear, succinct prose relays Hammond's impressions of the physical beatuties she sees, including tips on… Read more
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The Botanical Garden Volume II : Perennials and Annualsas New

by Phillips, Roger

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Published
2002
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As New
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1st UK Edition.
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9780333748909
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London: Macmillan, 2002 Volume II of a 2 volume set .[Will NOT be sold seperately] Ten years in the making, this set combines the finest in photography with up-to-date, expert commentary to bridge the gap between gardener-friendly books and scientific texts. In the tradition of the great botanical illustrations, each featured plant has been carefully photographed -- as a whole… Read more
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The Botanical Garden Volume I : Trees Shrubs

by Phillips, Roger & Rix, Martin

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Published
2002
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As New
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1st UK Edition.
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9780333730034
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London: Macmillan, 2002 Volume I of a 2 volume set [Will NOT be sold seperately] reference work covers over 1,000 genera in outstanding colour photographs and authoritative, detailed text. Bridging the gap between scientific texts and everyday horticultural books, this guide provides an unrivalled insight into the relationships between garden plants and their environments, the history of plant development (as… Read more
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Mountain Flowers in Colour

by Huxley, Anthony

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Published
1967
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Very Good+
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1st UK Edition
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London: Blandford Press, 1967 A unique guide to the mountain flowers of Europe. 112 colour plates depicting 884 plants with a further 36 black & white plates and drawings in the text....The area covered is from the Pyrenees in the west, across the French, Swiss, Italian and Austrian Alps, to the Julian Alps in the east. Also includes many of… Read more
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The Victorians and Their Flowers

by Scourse, Nicolette

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Published
1983
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As New
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1st UK Edition.
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9780709923770
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London: Croom Helm, 1983 A combination of authoritative botanical information and fascinating social history. The book is richly illustrated by pictures of Victorian floral extravaganzas and reproductions from contemporary sketch-books and beautiful volumes of botanical plates. The book has wide-ranging appeal to the general reader and to specialists interested in solid botanical information. " 196p. illus bibliography.index. 1st UK Edition..… Read more
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Shakespeare's Flowers

by Kerr, Jessica

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Published
1969
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Very Good
Edition
Reprint.
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9780690731637
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New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1969 Fascinating details about the flowers and herbs to be found in Elizabethan gardens and meadows and used by Shakespeare in his plays and poems - with delightful botanical illustrations.186p. Ilus. bibliography, index. Small tear to back cover, else fine. Reprint.. Softcover. Very Good. Illus. by Anne Ophelia Dowden.
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Candian Nature Guides: Wild Flowers

by Forey, Pamela

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Published
1990
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New
Edition
1st Canadian Edition.
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9780831769611
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New York: Gallery Books, 1990 1st Canadian Edition.. Comb Binding/French Wraps. New.
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Enchanting Alpine Flowers

by Pohler, Alfred

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Published
1991
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As New
Edition
First Thus.
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9783853730355
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Oetz, Austria: Verlag Lohmann, 1991 Illustrated guide to the lovely flowers of the Alps - 100 plants pictured in color with a brief botanical description. Grouped by color and alphabetically ordered. Based on "Blumen in den Alpen" Originally published Innsbruck 1976. 223p. index. [Only 4 copies in WorldCat]. First Thus.. Laminated HC. As New/No Jacket (as issued).
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Perennials : A Photographic Guide to over 1000 Plants by Type, Size, Season of Interest and Color

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Published
1996
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Fine
Edition
1st Can Ed.
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9780929050478
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Delta, BC: Cavendish Books, 1996 252p. illus.index.maps on endpapers. 1st Can Ed.. Laminated HC. Fine/Fine.
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Taylor's 50 Best Perennials for Shade: Easy Plants for More Beautiful Gardens

by Tenenbaum, Frances [ed]

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Published
1999
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Fine
Edition
1st US Edition.
ISBN
9780395873311
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New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1999 Taylor's 50 Best books highlight the most attractive foolproof plants and include detailed information that every gardener needs in order to grow them. Color photos, full-color drawings, and growing tips make each plant entry useful and complete. 126p. illus.index. 1st US Edition.. Softcover. Fine.
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A Bloom a Day: A Fortune-Telling Birthday Book

by Lythberg, Billie & Northfield, Sian

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Published
2009
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As New
Edition
1st US Edition.
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9780811868211
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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2009 Stunning close-up, full page photograhps by photographer Ron van Dongen which capture "the rich color, exquisite detail, and sensual form of 366 different flowers" illustrating each day of the year with a blossom and with a note about the meaning of that flower and suggestions as to the personality and destiny of those born on… Read more
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England Is a Garden a Wayfarers Companio

by Hamilton, Catherine

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Published
1988
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Fine
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Re-issue.
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9780946495559
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Devizes: Select Editions, 1988 A charming book. Pencil sketches of different places in England are overlaid with delightful watercolours of wild and garden flowers that she found associated with them. 72p. illus.. Re-issue.. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good.
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What Grows Where in Canadian Gardens

by Cole, Trevor [ed]

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Published
2004
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As New
Edition
1st Can Ed.
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9781553630265
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Toronto: Dorling Kindersley Canada, 2004 1,000 tried and tested plants for every site, soil and usage. 576p. index zone maps on endpapers. 1st Can Ed.. Flexible Hardcover. As New.
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What Perennial Where the Creative Guide to Choosing the Best Perennials for Every Area of Your Garden

by Lancaster, Roy

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Published
1999
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Very Good
Edition
1st US Edition.
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9780929050973
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Vancouver: Cavendish Books, 1999 Comprehensive range of sites, conditions and decorativ effects, Featrures more than 700 perennials/ 160p. index zone map. 1st US Edition.. Softcover. Very Good.
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Fast Flowers : Create Stunning Displays in Minutes

by Packer, Jane

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Published
1998
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New
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1st Can Ed.
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Vancouver: Cavendish Books, 1998 Quick, bright and colourful ideas for flower arranging .128p. illus. index. 1st Can Ed.. Hardcover. New/New.
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