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STONE IN THE GARDEN: INSPIRING DESIGNS AND PRACTICAL PROJECTS

by Hayward, Gordon

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Published
2001
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good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0393047792224
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New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2001. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0393047792 224pp.
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WARD, LOCK & CO.'S GARDENING - HOW TO GROW FLOWERS, FRUIT AND VEGETABLES

by Ward, Lock & Co

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Published
1940
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good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
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London: Ward, Lock, & Co. Limited, 1940. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). Publication date based upon dates in two of the ads - especially award won in 1939 flower show. 128pp.
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GARDEN ORNAMENTS AND ANTIQUES

by Outwater, Myra Yellin; photography by Eric B. Outwater

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Published
2000
Condition
fine w/fine dustjacket
ISBN
9780764311253
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$25.00

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Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd, 2000. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket. color photographs. ISBN 0764311255 This book takes you through hundreds of beautiful garden landscapes lavish with ornaments and antiques. 224pp.
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EHRET'S FLOWERING PLANTS

by Saunders, Gill

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Published
1987
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good+, pictorial boards (hardcover)
ISBN
9780863501760
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$5.00

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Devon, UK: Webb & Bower, 1987. HC. good+, pictorial boards (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0863501761 Some of Ehret's illustrations will be familiar to plant enthusiasts, but many of the drawings are published here for the first time. 63pp.
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THE JOY OF GARDENS

by McCauley, Lena May

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Published
1911
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very good, decorated olive green cloth (hardcover)
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Chicago, IL: Rand McNally and Company, 1911. HC. very good, decorated olive green cloth (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. 239pp, plans.
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THE KING'S GARDEN

by Duval, Marguerite (translated by Annette Tomarken & Claudine Cowen)

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Published
1982
Condition
good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0813909163214
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$6.00

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Charlottesville, VA: University Press of Virginia, 1982. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0813909163 214pp.
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THE FRENCH GARDEN, 1500-1800

by Adams, William Howard

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Published
1979
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very good+, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
9780807609194
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$8.00

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New York: George Braziller, 1979. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0807609196 This first volume in The World Landscape Art and Architecture Series traces the development of the art and architecture of the French Garden over a period of three hundred years, by examining a number of the key examples in detail as they took… Read more
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BLUMEN STILLEBEN -- [Still Live With Flowers]

by Fronty, Laura (text by); Duronsoy, Yves (photographs by)

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Published
1995
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very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9783884722596
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$12.50

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Munich, Germany: Christian Verlag, 1995. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 388472259X 128pp.
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ALPINE FLOWERS AND ROCK GARDENS - ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR

by Wright, Walter P. and Graveson, William

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Published
1924
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very good, decorated green cloth (hardcover) SEE NOTE
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London: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd, 1924. HC. very good, decorated green cloth (hardcover) SEE NOTE. color illustrations. CONDITION NOTE CONTINUED - Owner's inscription on the front free endpaper, and very, very faint dampstain on the edge of a few paers -- very hard to see. 292pp.
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TERRESTRIAL PARADISE

by Guaita, Ovidio (botanical notes by Laura Cuce)

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Published
1999
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fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
1580930360280
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New York: The Monacelli Press, 1999. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 1580930360 280pp.
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ROOF GARDENS: HISTORY, DESIGN, AND CONSTRUCTION

by Osmundson, Theodore

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Published
1999
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fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
0393730123318
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New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1999. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0393730123 318pp.
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WINDOW GARDENING

by Dorner, Herman B.

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Published
1908
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good+, green cloth (hardcover) light edgewear - notes endpaper
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Indianapolis, IN: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1908. HC. good+, green cloth (hardcover) light edgewear - notes endpaper. B&W illustrations. There are some old notes on the rear pastedown and rear free endpaper. 153pp.
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HOUSE PLANTS AND HOW TO SUCCEED WITH THEM - A PRACTICAL HANDBOOK -- THIRD EDITION

by Hillhouse, Lizzie Page

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Published
1909
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very good, green cloth (hardcover)
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$45.00

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New York: A. T. De La Mare Ptg & Pub, 1909. HC. very good, green cloth (hardcover). B&W illustrations. Original edition - NOT a reprint. 220pp.
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THOMAS JEFFERSON'S FLOWER GARDEN AT MONTICELLO

by Betts, Edwin M. and Perkins, Hazlehurst Bolton (revised and enlarged by Peter J. Hatch)

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Published
1986
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fine, wraps (softcover)
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Charlottesville, VA: University Press of Virginia, 1986. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0813910870 96pp.
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PORTRAITS OF PHILADELPHIA GARDENS

by Bush-Brown, Louise and Bush-Brown, James

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Published
1929
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very good, black cloth spine (hardcover) some light edgewear
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Philadelphia, PA: Dorrance and Publishers, 1929. HC. very good, black cloth spine (hardcover) some light edgewear. B&W illustrations. Emphasizes on the design and arrangement of twenty noted Philadelphia gardens. 179pp.
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RUMPHIUS'S ORCHIDS - ORCHID TEXTS FROM THE AMBONESE HERBAL

by Rumphius, Georgius Everhardus (translated, edited, annotated, and with an introduction by E. M. Beekman)

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Published
2003
Condition
fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover)
ISBN
9780300098143
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New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2003. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0300098146 Rumphius (1627-1702), founder of Indonesian botanical exploration and one of the greatest naturalists of the seventeenth century, was the first to describe tropical orchids in a Western language. 172pp.
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HARDY PLANTS FOR COTTAGE GARDENS - AMERICAN NATURE SERIES, GROUP IV, WORKING WITH NATURE

by Albee, Helen R.

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Published
1916
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good+, green cloth, teg (hardcover) small tear at top of spine
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New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1916. HC. good+, green cloth, teg (hardcover) small tear at top of spine. B&W illustrations. Eminently practical and well arranged ... Lists giving manner of growth, height, time of blooming, exact color, special requirements of soil and moisture are provided, ..." 309pp.
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THE AMERICAN FRUIT CULTURIST

by Thomas, John J.

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Published
1860
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good+, green cloth (hardcover) spine faded to brown, foxing
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New York: C. M. Saxton, Barker & Co, 1860. HC. good+, green cloth (hardcover) spine faded to brown, foxing. B&W illustrations. ...CONTAINING DIRECTIONS FOR THE PROPAGATION AND CULTURE OF FRUIT TREES IN THE NURSERY, ORCHARD AND GARDEN, WITH DESCRIPTIONS OF THE PRINCIPAL AMERICAN AND FOREIGN VARIETIES CULTIVATED IN THE UNITED STATES." Nice clean and tight copy with some… Read more
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GARDEN MAKING AND KEEPING

by Findlay, Hugh

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Published
1932
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very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover)
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1932. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. First published in 1925. Step by step the author takes up the different problems that confront the budding garden maker who wants little perhaps of true plant value, but wants it right. 252pp.
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FLOWERS IN COLOUR

by Roozen, Walter (edited with a foreword by); Shewell-Cooper, W. E. (revised with introductions by)

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Published
1948
Condition
good, red cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket)
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New York: Oxford University Press, 1948. HC. good, red cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket). color illustrations. Chapters on Bulbs; Shrubs; Dahlias, Roses and other flowers. - No Dustjacket. 163pp.
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