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WARD, LOCK & CO.'S GARDENING - HOW TO GROW FLOWERS, FRUIT AND VEGETABLES

By Ward, Lock & Co

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.

$10.00

GARDEN ORNAMENTS AND ANTIQUES
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GARDEN ORNAMENTS AND ANTIQUES

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

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.

$25.00

EHRET'S FLOWERING PLANTS

By Saunders, Gill

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.

$5.00

THE AMERICAN FRUIT CULTURIST - Revised Edition - Exceptionally Handsome Illustration Stamped on Front Cover

By Thomas, John J.

New York: William Wood & Co, 1875. HC. good+, decorated brown cloth (hardcover). color frontis, B&W ill.. CONTAINING PRACTICAL DIRECTIONS FOR THE PROPAGATION AND CULTURE OF ALL FRUITS ADAPTED TO THE UNITED STATES. 576pp.

$30.00

THE JOY OF GARDENS

By McCauley, Lena May

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

$15.00

THE KING'S GARDEN
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THE KING'S GARDEN

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

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

$6.00

THE FRENCH GARDEN, 1500-1800

By Adams, William Howard

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 form from the earliest and quite simple cloister gardens to a markedly formal "French" style, and even as challenged by a vogue for more "natural" gardens. 159pp.

$8.00

BLUMEN STILLEBEN -- [Still Live With Flowers]

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

Munich, Germany: Christian Verlag, 1995. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 388472259X 128pp.

$12.50

ALPINE FLOWERS AND ROCK GARDENS - ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR

By Wright, Walter P. and Graveson, William

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.

$10.00

TERRESTRIAL PARADISE
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TERRESTRIAL PARADISE

By Guaita, Ovidio (botanical notes by Laura Cuce)

New York: The Monacelli Press, 1999. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 1580930360 280pp.

$10.00

ROOF GARDENS: HISTORY, DESIGN, AND CONSTRUCTION
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ROOF GARDENS: HISTORY, DESIGN, AND CONSTRUCTION

By Osmundson, Theodore

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

$15.00

WINDOW GARDENING

By Dorner, Herman B.

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.

$20.00

HOUSE PLANTS AND HOW TO SUCCEED WITH THEM - A PRACTICAL HANDBOOK -- THIRD EDITION

By Hillhouse, Lizzie Page

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.

$45.00

THE ENGLISH GARDEN ROOM
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THE ENGLISH GARDEN ROOM

By Dickson, Elizabeth (ed)

Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1986. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) TEARS ON DUSTJACKET. color photographs. ISBN 0316184322 This book is a lavishly photographed tour through twenty-five garden rooms, from the soaring stone-and-glass creations of the mid-nineteenth century, green and lush with leafy vegetation, to their more modest modern counterparts, wood-and-glass adjuncts to the house, warmed by the sun and perfumed with the smell of potted plants and flowering climbers. Photographs by Fritz von der Schulenburg. 160pp.

$7.50

THE ONCE & FUTURE GARDENER: GARDEN WRITING FROM THE GOLDEN AGE OF MAGAZINES: 1900-1940
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THE ONCE & FUTURE GARDENER: GARDEN WRITING FROM THE GOLDEN AGE OF MAGAZINES: 1900-1940

By Clayton, Virginia Tuttle (edited and with an introduction by)

Boston, MA: David R. Godine, Publisher, 2000. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 1567921027 312pp.

$6.00

THOMAS JEFFERSON'S FLOWER GARDEN AT MONTICELLO
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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)

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

$5.00

AMERICAN FLOWER-GARDEN DIRECTORY; CONTAINING PRACTICAL DIRECTIONS FOR THE CULTURE OF PLANTS ..

By Buist, Robert

New York: C. M. Saxton, Barker & Co, 1860. HC. good, original brown cloth (hardcover) some light foxing. color frontis. ... in the Flower-Garden, Hot-House, Green-House, Rooms, or Parlour Windows, for every month in the year. ... with instructions from erecting A Hot-House, Green-House, and Laying out a Flower-Garden. ..." 342pp, ads.

$40.00

PORTRAITS OF PHILADELPHIA GARDENS

By Bush-Brown, Louise and Bush-Brown, James

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.

$45.00

RUMPHIUS'S ORCHIDS - ORCHID TEXTS FROM THE AMBONESE HERBAL
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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)

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.

$5.00

SOME ANCIENT GENTLEMEN: BEING AN EXAMINATION OF CERTAIN PEOPLE, PLANTS, AND GARDENS

By Whittle, Tyler (illustrated by Sally Seymour)

New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, 1966. HC. good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). color frontis, B&W ill.. This book is at once a splendid gardening manual full of sound practical advice, and a literate and delightfully witty discourse on plants, gardens and those who made them. 244pp.

$6.00

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