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Edith Holden (grouping):  The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady ; (with) The Edwardian Lady:  The Story of Edith Holden
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Edith Holden (grouping): The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady ; (with) The Edwardian Lady: The Story of Edith Holden

By Holden, Edith; (compiled by) Ina Taylor

London / New York: Michael Joseph / Holt, Rinehart & Winston / Webb & Bower, 1977. -----The scans you see are the books you get. Both books are quarter bound cloth, 186, 208 pages with colour illustrations & b & w (some sepia) photos, Near Fine condition, dust jackets are in Near Fine conditions with The Edwardian Lady being price clipped. "The Country Diary of an Edwadian Lady is a book for all seasons, a gift for all times. The beautifully illustrated & richly detailed, The Edwardian Lady is the perfect companion volume for all devotees of The Contry Diary of an Edwardian Lady." Books are: (Edith Holden grouping): The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady / The Edwardian Lady: The Story of Edith Holden compiled by Ina Taylor. Check out the scans. . Reprints Various Years. Hard Covers. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Edith Holden . 8vo.

$29.68

The Gardener's Manifesto  -(SIGNED)- -(Tending the Earth)-
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The Gardener's Manifesto -(SIGNED)- -(Tending the Earth)-

By Lorraine Johnson -(signed)-

Toronto: Penguin Canada, 2003. ------The scan you see is the book you get. Large soft cover/trade, flat uncreased spine, square tight and clean, xxv, 240 pages, SIGNED (without inscription) on title page, originally published as "Tending the Earth", Near Fine condition with faint edge wear. Contents include: Intro / Wildness / Plants / Soil / Water / Biodiversity / Food / Air / Community / Time / An Action Alphabet / notes. Check out the scans . Signed by Author. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo.

$35.95

A-Z of Popular Garden Plants
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A-Z of Popular Garden Plants

By Titchmarsh, Alan (ed); Kenneth A. Beckett, Ann Bonar, Graham Clarke, John Clayton, Allen J. Coombes, Jane Courtier, Michael Gibson, Gill Page, Philip Swindells, Michael Upward, Dennis Woodland

London: Chancellor Press, 1993. -----Glossy pictorial hard cover, 256 glossy pages filled with full colour photos, no names. "Illustrated withover 450 colour photographs, the 230 page alphabetical section describes several thousands of plants, including many varieties that have been introduced quite recently but have already proven themselves in terms of quality & popularity. To complete the book there are sections on garden planning, selecting plants for different sites & purposes & coping with different pests & diseases, plus a comprehensive index of common plant names, making the A-Z of Popular Garden Plants an invaluable work of reference for beginners & experienced gardeners alike." Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo. 1st Chancellor Press Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$22.50

Better Homes and Gardens: Lawns, Ground Covers, and Vines
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Better Homes and Gardens: Lawns, Ground Covers, and Vines

By Knox, Gerald M. (ed)

Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.A.: Better Homes & Gardens Books, 1988. -----Large soft cover, tight square and clean, 48 pages, fully illustrated with colour photos, no names, faint edge wear. Contents include: Fundamentals / Lawns / Ground Covers / Vines / Wildflowers / Summer Bulbs / Zone Map / Index. Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo. First Edition Third Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$12.62

Hanging Baskets, Window Boxes, and Other Container Gardens: A Guide to Creative Small-Scale Gardening....with Over 100 Color Photographs
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Hanging Baskets, Window Boxes, and Other Container Gardens: A Guide to Creative Small-Scale Gardening....with Over 100 Color Photographs

By Joyce, David

New York: Summit Books, 1992. -----Green cloth with black lettering on spine, 96 pages, tight square and clean, no names, looks unread, dust jacket is in Near Fine condition. "Gardening in containers is an exciting way to add color and elegance to your windows, doorways, backyard, porches, and patios. Choosing the right containers for your situation. Designing and planning your container gardens. Growing from seed or transplanting flowers. Picking the perfect flowers for your container gardens. With over 100 color photographs and a directory of flowers that thrive in containers." Contents include: Intro / Four-Season Gardening / Gardening Techniques / Hanging baskets / Window Boxes / Other Containers / Plant Directory / Index. Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo. First Edition 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/NF. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$14.75

The Pleasure of Herbs: A Month-By-Month Guide to Growing, Using, and Enjoying Herbs ...fully Illustrated with Line Drawings
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The Pleasure of Herbs: A Month-By-Month Guide to Growing, Using, and Enjoying Herbs ...fully Illustrated with Line Drawings

By Shaudys, Phyllis

Pownal, Vermont, U.S.A.: Garden Way Pub Co, 1989. ....Large oversized soft cover, ix + 275 pages, flat uncreased spine, faint edge wear, no names. Contents inlcude: January: Mints, Herb Teas, Spices, Herbs for Better Health, An Herbal Notebook, Bathing With Herbs, Porpourri / February: Scented Geraniums, Soups and Stews, Garden Designs, Growth and Use chart, Herb Lore for Lovers / March: Parsley and Chives, Herb Breads & Butters, Starting Herbs from Seed, Spring Sachets / April: Thyme, Spring Care of Established Herbs, Beef with Herbs, Potpourri, Fixatives and Blenders / May: Marjoram, Omelets, Companion Planting, Starting Herbs from Seed Outside, Cat-a-Pillers, Catnip, Sweet Pillows, Bouquets / June: Tarragon, Drying Herbs, Summer Salads, Herb Vinegars, Harvesting-Preserving, Tussie-Mussies, Showers & Weddings / July: Savory, Picnics, Pet Aids, Organic Sprays, Household Aromatics / August: Basil, Pesto & Pasta, Harvest Recipes, Nasturtiums, Harvesting, Indoor Herb Gardening / September: Dill, Fish, Planning for Holidays, Wreaths, Potpourris / October: Oregano, Herb Jellies, Apple Pulp Pomanders, Saffron & Garlic, Tricks & Treats / November: Sage, Poultry & Stuffings, November Baskets, Pressed Flowers, Potpourris, Garden Wrap-up / December: Rosemary, Desserts, Beverages, Appetizers, Holiday Projects, Decorations / Appendixes: A: A Brief encyclopedia of Herebs B: Gowing Fragrant Herbs for Profit C: Directory of Herb Businesses & Gardens D: Bibliography / Index. Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. 10th Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus Plus. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$10.00

Burpee American Gardening Series:  "Annuals", with "Perennials", with "Bulbs", with "Groundcovers"  4 volumes  from the "American Gardening Series"
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Burpee American Gardening Series: "Annuals", with "Perennials", with "Bulbs", with "Groundcovers" 4 volumes from the "American Gardening Series"

By Bales, Suzanne Frutig; Roach, Margaret

New York: Prentice Hall 3rd '91, 3rd '91, 1st '92, 1st '93, 1992. -----The scans you see are the books you get. 4 large soft covers, all are tight clean and square, flat uncreased spines, all have a small remainder mark on bottom edge (very minor), 96, 96, 96, 96 pages, all are 1st Ed., with two being 1st Printings and 2 being 3rd Printings, Suzanne Frutig Bales is the author of the first 3 volumes and Margaret Roach is the author of "Groundcovers", "EACH VOLUME in the Burpee American Gardening Series features: Environmentally sound and organic gardening practices. The authoritative review of Burpee's staff of horticulturists and plant breeders. A full chapter devoted to questions most frequently asked of Burpee's Customer Serivice, with in-depth answers. Down-to-earth, easy-to-follow advice. thorough cross-referencing of Latin and common names for easy use. The newly revised USDA Plant Hardiness Map of the United States. Fabulous full-color photography throughout. Complete cultural info, advice on soil preparation, scores ot tips and essential info on both new and old-fashioned Annuals, Perennials, Bulbs and Groundcover favorites. Check out the scans. . First Editions. Soft Covers. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$16.78

Taylor\'s Pocket Guide to Annuals
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Taylor's Pocket Guide to Annuals

By Taylor, Norman

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1990. ....# 11, tight clean and square, flat uncreased spine, 127 pages profusely illustrated, no names or writing, AS NEW. Contents inlcude: Intro: Gardening with Annuals / The Flower Descriptions: 79 Annuals, illustrated in full color / Expert advice on selecting, planting and maintaining the right plants for your garden / Appendices: Frost Date Map & hardiness info / Garden Pests and Diseases / An Annual Cutting Garden / Glossary / Photo credits / Index. . First Edition First Printing. Soft Cover. As New. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$8.75

Majorie Harris's Favorite Flowering Shrubs ...filled with Glorious Color Photos!
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Majorie Harris's Favorite Flowering Shrubs ...filled with Glorious Color Photos!

By Harris, Marjorie

Toronto: Harpercollins, 1994. -----The scan you see is the book you get. Green cloth with silver lettering on boards, tight clean and square, 64 pages, no names, dust jacket is in As New condition, "from the Canadian Garden Collection", check out the scans. . First Edition First Printing. Hard Cover. As New/As New. Illus. by Photos by Paddy Wales . 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.75

Annuals:  The American Garden Association Garden Guides
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Annuals: The American Garden Association Garden Guides

By Fell, Derek

New York: Smithmark Pub, 1992. ....Tight clean and square, 192 pages, no names, dust jacket is in VG+ condition. "Information on approximately 200 of the most spectacular annuals for desisgn and cultivation. With essential info on height, bloom, hardiness, culture, and uses, as well as a color photograph of each annual, this is the perfect guide to these magnificent plants." Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Edition First Printing. Spiral Bound Soft Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$9.75

Taylor's Guide to Ground Covers, Vines & Grasses ...A Complete Guide to Gardening with Ground Covers, Fully Illustrated with 454 Color Photographs
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Taylor's Guide to Ground Covers, Vines & Grasses ...A Complete Guide to Gardening with Ground Covers, Fully Illustrated with 454 Color Photographs

By DeWolf, Gordon P.; McGourty, Mary Ann; McGourty, Frederick; Frey, Winton (Woody); Harper, Pamela; Koller, Gary; Widin, Katharine D.

Wilmington, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Houghton Mifflin, 1987. ....Large soft cover, 495 pages, tight square and clean, no names, "The most comprehensive guide available, featuring an encyclopedia of 316 ground covers, vines, and grasses. More than 450 color photographs and 200 b & w drawings,. Tips on selecting the right plant for the right place,. Expert advice for amateurs and professionals." Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Edition 3rd Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good Plus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.62

Bulbs:  A Gardener\'s Guide to   ....with Over 150 Color Photos!
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Bulbs: A Gardener's Guide to ....with Over 150 Color Photos!

By Papworth, David

London: Salamander Books , 1988. ....Tight clean and square, flat uncreased spine, 160 pages, no names. "Detailed instructions for growing over 150 kinds of bulbs, tubers and rhizomers. 30,000 words, 150 line drawing, Over 100 colour photos." Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. First Edition First Printing. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$10.25

Grouping ...."Gardening Handbook" ....with....  "How to Grow Beautiful House Plants"  Two Books
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Grouping ...."Gardening Handbook" ....with.... "How to Grow Beautiful House Plants" Two Books

By Everett, T. H

Greenwich, Conn.: Fawcett Gold Medal Books . ----2 Fawcett paperbacks, both in VG condition, with minor edge wear, 256 and 266 pages, both are newly revised editions, 1970 and 1973, both are tight clean and square, no names or writing, both are fully illustrated with photos and diagrams, any image directly beside this lisitng is the actual book and not a stock photo. Revised and Updated Editions. Soft Covers. Very Good.

$12.00

Grouping ...."Clear & Simple Gardening Handbook" ...with "Miracle Gardening"  2 Two Books
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Grouping ...."Clear & Simple Gardening Handbook" ...with "Miracle Gardening" 2 Two Books

By Baker, Samm Sinclair

New York .: Bantam Books, 1966. ....Two Bantam paperbacks, both in VG shape, with spine creasing and edge wear, tigh clean and square, no names or writing, 319 and 250 pages. "For all gardeners! explicit, detailed instructions for the finest lawns and gardens, with hundreds of helpful illustrations!" Any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a stock photo!. Reprints. Soft Covers. Very Good.

$11.00