Botany And Gardening from Old Saratoga Books

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The Italian Garden

by Harbison, Robert; James, Geoffrey

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly shelfworn.
ISBN
9780810934566
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$25.00

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NY: Harry N. Abrams. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly shelfworn.. 1991. Hardcover. 0810934566 . Essay by Robert Harbison. Photographs by Geoffrey James. Black cloth binding. Afterword by Geoffrey James, notes on the gardens, list of plates, acknowledgments. A collection of James panoramic black and white photographs of 23 historic Italian gardens, designed from… Read more
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She Paints with Light: The Landscape Lighting of Janet Lennox Moyer, Volume Two

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Published
2009
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Front jacket flap delaminating.
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$40.00

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Dog Park Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Front jacket flap delaminating.. 2009. Hardcover. Photographs by George Gruel. Black cloth binding. Night photos of the lighting designer's work in gardens and landscapes throughout the US. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 51 pages .
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Study of the Fe'I Banana and its Distribution with Reference to Polynesian Migrations

by MacDaniels, L. H.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.
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$60.00

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Honolulu: Bernice P. Bishop Museum. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1947. Hardcover. Museum Bulletin 190. Burgundy reinforced cloth binding housing original brown printed wraps. Illustrations, black and white photos, literature cited, index. Botanical study of varieties and forms of the feii banana, concluding that the plant originated in the Solomon Islands and spread… Read more
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Moravian Gardens

by Valchar, George

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Published
2007
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.
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$15.00

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New Canaan, CT: Splendid Gardens Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed.. 2007. Hardcover. Bibliography, many color photos. Royal blue cloth. History of Moravia and brief histories of many gardens in Moravia. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 206 pages .
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Pursuing Innocent Pleasures: The Gardening World of Alexander Pope

by Martin, Peter

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and rubbed.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780208020116
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$15.00

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Hamden, CT: Archon Books. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and rubbed.. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. 020802011X . xxiv, 309pp. Index, bibliography, notes, illustrations. Periwinkle cloth binding. Well-illustrated look at the writer Alexander Pope's gardens and English landscape gardening in the 18th century.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Oaks and Oak Woods

by Tansley, A. G.

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Published
1952
Condition
Good in Good dust jacket; Pages toned, endpapers, page tops and jacket foxed, jacket tattered.
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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London: Methuen and Company. Good in Good dust jacket; Pages toned, endpapers, page tops and jacket . foxed, jacket tattered.. 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Illustrated boards. Many illustrations by Phyllida Lumsden, including four color plates. Discusses life cycle, soils, parasites, use of oak, and properties of oak woods. ; Field Study Books; 8vo 8" - 9" tall;… Read more
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The Soil and Health

by Howard, Sir Albert

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1947
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Pages toned, front hinge cracked.
Edition
First American Edition
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$20.00

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NY: Devin-Adair Company. Good with no dust jacket; Pages toned, front hinge cracked.. 1947. First American Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth binding. xii, 307 pp, index. An early book about organic agriculture and soil science.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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A Place of Beauty: The Artists and Gardens of the Cornish Colony

by Gilbert, Alma M. ; Tankard, Judith B.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9781580081290
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$15.00

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Berkeley, CA: Ten Speed Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 2000. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 1580081290 . viii, 136pp. Many photos and illustrations. A look at the history and landscape of Cornish Colony, an artists colony in New Hampshire. Its lush gardens and distinctive architecture and landscape have attracted the likes of… Read more
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Keepers of Life: Discovering Plants through Native American Stories and Earth Activities for Children

by Caduto, Michael J. ; Bruchac, Joseph

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly rubbed.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9781555911867
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$15.00

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Golden, CO: Fulcrum Publishing. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly rubbed.. 1994. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 1555911862 . Cloth-backed boards. Foreword by Marilou Awiakta. Photos. Black and white illustrations by John Kahionhes Fadden and David Kanietakeron Fadden. xix, 265pp. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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Daffodils

by Jacob, Rev. Joseph

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Published
N.D.
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner signature, Christmas gift tag and printed gift label on front endpapers, boards rubbed.
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NY: Frederick A. Stokes. Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner signature, Christmas gift tag and printed gift label on front endpapers, boards rubbed.. N.D.. Hardcover. Circa 1910s daffodil gardening book. Green boards with color photo of two daffodil varieties inset on front boards. xii, 115pp. Eight color plates. ; Present-Day Gardening; 8vo 8" - 9"… Read more
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Men and Gardens

by Fairbrother, Nan

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1956
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and has several tears.
Edition
First American Edition; Second Printing
ISBN
9780701200367
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$15.00

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NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and has several tears.. 1956. First American Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. 0701200367 . Pictorial paper boards quarterbound in dark blue cloth. xii, 271 pages. Black and white illustrations and short bibliography. A history of gardens in practice, literature, and as inspiration for artistic works. ; 8vo… Read more
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Green Enchantment: The Magic Spell of Gardens

by Clarkson, Rosetta E.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1940
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, endpapers toned.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$15.00

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NY: The Macmillan Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, endpapers toned.. 1940. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. xix, 328pp. Green cloth. Illustrated endpapers and many other illustrations from antiquarian gardening books. A history of gardens, herbalists, garden design, medicinal and magical use of plants, recipes, and more. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall… Read more
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Culpeper's Medicine: A Practice of Western Holistic Medicine

by Tobyn, Graeme

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Remainder dot on page bottoms.
Edition
1st US printing
ISBN
9781852309435
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$12.00

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Rockport, MA: Element Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Remainder dot on page bottoms. 1997. 1st US printing. Hardcover. 1852309431 Green paper boards. xix, 278 pages. Black and white illustrations, color plates, appendixes, tables, notes, glossary, and index. An introduction to the holistic medical traditions of the West through the works of Nicholas Culpeper, 17th… Read more
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Primi Risultati Provvisori, Vol. I

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Published
1961
Condition
Very Good; Covers and pages toned.
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$35.00

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Rome: Istituto Centrale Di Statistica. Very Good; Covers and pages toned.. 1961. Softcover. Green printed softcover. Text in Italian. Maps and charts, including some in color. Agricultural report for various Italian regions. Only two located in WorldCat. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 45 pages .
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Pot-Pourris and Pomanders

by Clarkson, Rosetta E.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1937
Condition
Good; Covers soiled and sunned.
Edition
Reprint
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$20.00

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Falls Village, CT: The Herb Grower Press. Good; Covers soiled and sunned.. 1937. Reprint. Softcover. Blue printed stapled card covers. A manual relating how to dry herbs, make various kinds of pot pourri mixtures, how to make pomander balls and cases, liquid scents, aromatic vinegars, sweet bags, and incese. ; [16] pages .
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Bizarre Plants: Magical, Monstrous, Mythical

by Emboden, William A.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly toned, bookplate on front pastedown endpaper.
Edition
First Edition; Second Printing
ISBN
9780025354609
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$15.00

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NY: Macmillan Publishing. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly toned, bookplate on front pastedown endpaper.. 1974. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. 0025354604 . Index, many black and white photos and illustrations. Green cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 214 pages .
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Patterned Ground and Vegetation on Southern Bylot Island, Northwest Territories, Canada

by Drury Jr. , William H.

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good; Some light soiling and wear to covers, a few dog-eared pages.
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$50.00

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Cambridge, MA: The Gray Herbarium of Harvard University. Very Good; Some light soiling and wear to covers, a few dog-eared pages.. 1962. Softcover. Tan printed softcover. Many black and white photos, figures, maps. Study of plants and soil of Southern Bylot Island in what is now Nunavut in the Canadian Arctic. WorldCat locates only ten copies. ; Contributions… Read more
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Rocky Mountain Wildflowers from Northern Arizona and New Mexico to British Columbia

by Craighead, John J. ; Craighead, Frank C. ; Davis, Ray J.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition
Limited Edition
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$15.00

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Norwalk, CT: Easton Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1985. Limited Edition. Leather. Many color photos by the authors and illustrations by Grant O. Hagen and Eduardo Salgado. Gilt-stamped green leather binding. All edges gilt. Silk ribbon marker. xxxvi, 275pp, index. Glossary.; The Fiftieth Anniversary Edition Roger Tory Peterson Field Guides .
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Trees and Plants of the Bermudas

by Zuill, William E. S.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1943
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Spine cocked, boards toned, rear hinge reinforced with tape.
Edition
Second Edition
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$20.00

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Hamilton, Bermuda: The Bermuda Book Stores. Good with no dust jacket; Spine cocked, boards toned, rear hinge reinforced with tape.. 1943. Second Edition. Hardcover. Black and white photographs by Walter Rutherford. Green cloth. As much a memory book as a botanical field guide, this copy has signatures from some 50-60 folks written on various pages and dated May… Read more
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A Man and His Garden: The Story of Pierre S. du Pont's Development of Longwood Gardens

by Thompson, George E. ; Taylor, Richard G.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed, liftoff on front free endpaper.
Edition
Third Printing
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$15.00

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Kennett Square, PA: Longwood Gardens. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed, liftoff on front free endpaper.. 1991. Third Printing. Hardcover. ix, 203pp. Pictorial boards. Map endpapers. Many photos and illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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