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[Botanical/Scientific Illustration] Eriophorum angustifolium (Common cottongrass or cottonsedge). by Anonymous [MRi]

Stockholm:, nd [1920].. First edition. Near Fine. A fine large format original early twentieth century color-printed lithograph on paper mounted onto buckram. (67 x 99 cm). Near Fine condition. Minor edge tears and chipping. No lettering or printer'...

From Lowry-James Rare Prints & Books

$625.00


A Monograph of the Begoniaceae of North America by Houghton, Arthur Duvernoix

1924. PhD Thesis. Univ of CA 1924. 4to. 158 pages. Original Manuscript. Red cloth. Includes the PhD examination program.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. ...

From Calendula Horticultural Books

$129.95


Gladiolus in Southern Africa: Watercolours by Fay Anderson and Auriol Batten [Collector's Edition Signed by Both Authors] by Peter Goldblatt and John Manning

Rare half-leather hardback copyright 1998 SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS; book is number 17 in a limited run of 100 copies; pristine in near fine slipcover; slip cover shows a tiny spot of rubbing to top front edge and a faint spot of rubbing to back side; 320 sp...

From My November Guest Books

$325.00


Danish Botanical Wall Chart: #XVIII Geranium. by Warming, Eugenius. Balslev, Vilhelm

Copenhagen:: Chr. Cato,, c.1950.. First edition. Fine. A fine original color printed lithograph mounted onto buckram and coated with gum Arabic. 38.5 x 27.5 inches. Undated circa 1950. Fine condition. A fine example of a large scale mid 20th ce...

From Lowry-James Rare Prints & Books

$495.00


OPERA QUAE EXTANT OMNIA hoc est, commentarii in VI. libros Pedacii Dioscoridis Anazarbei de Medica materia. by MATTIOLI, Pietro Andrea. (Matthioli).:

Basel, Johann Konig, 1674.. Adjectis in margine variis Graeci textus lectionibus. qui Dioscoridis depravatam lectionem restituunt: a Casparo Bauhino. infinitis locis aucti, synonymiis quoque plantarum et notis illustrati. Adjectis plantarum iconibus, sup...

From Roger Middleton

£1,250.00


Useful Plants of the Philippines. Vols 1 - 3. Technical Bulletin 10 by William H Brown

Manila: Commonwealth of the Philippines Department of Agriculture and Commerce, 1950. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 5.5" x 9. A set of three paperback books published in 1950 as part of a United Nations educational programme with descr...

From Deez Books

£150.00


A TREATISE ON FOREST - TREES: CONTAINING NOT ONLY THE BEST METHODS OF THEIR CULTURE HITHERTO PRACTICED, BUT A VARIETY OF NEW AND USEFUL DISCOVERIES, THE RESULT OF MANY REPEATED EXPERIMENTS by Boutcher, William

Edinburch: Printed for the Author and Sold By J. Murray. Good+. 1778. Second Edition. Hardcover. Title Continued: Plain Directions for removing most of the valuable kinds of Forest-Trees, to the height of thirty feet and upwards, with certain success an...

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

$275.00


The Complete Book of Water Gardening by William Rae-Smith

Bracken Books, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover (Printed Boards). Near Fine Condition/Near Fine. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spi...

From Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books

AU$195.00


Hortus Nitidissimis. Plate 45: Caryophyllus V- General Clayton. by Trew, Dr. Christoph Jakob

Nuremberg:: Trew, Christoph Jakob and Wirsing, A.L.,, 1750-86.. first. Fine with original hand-coloring. A Fine original hand-colored copperplate engraving. Folio (12.5/8 x 19.25 inches, 32.05 x 48.89 cm). Presented matted in an Ivory rag mat with gilt ...

From Lowry-James Rare Prints & Books

$1,200.00


Hortus Nitidissimis omnem per annum superbiens floribus by Trew, Dr. Christoph Jakob

Nuremberg:: Trew, Christoph Jakob and Wirsing, A.L.,, 1750-86.. first. Fine with original hand-coloring. A Fine original hand-colored copperplate engraving. Folio (12.5/8 x 19.25 inches, 32.05 x 48.89 cm). Presented matted in an Ivory rag mat with gilt ...

From Lowry-James Rare Prints & Books

$1,200.00


Die Begonien. Translated into English from the German by Hans Schlomka - Begonias by Fotsch, Karl Albert

1939. Translated into English from the German by Hans Schlomka. 1939. 4to. 311 pages. Cloth. Original manuscript.Typewritten pages bound nicely into a book. Red cloth. Very good condition.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall...

From Calendula Horticultural Books

$122.09


English botany, or, Coloured figures of British plants : with their essential characters, synonyms, and places of growth, vol iv by SOWERBY, James

1795 English Botany James Sowerby Color Illustrated Flowers British Plants RARE "the most celebrated of all English floras" (Henrey) In 1790, English naturalist James Sowerby published what would become the preeminent illustrated work on English botany....

From Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books

$599.00


Terasaki's Illustrated Flora of Japan by Okuyama, Shunki [ed]

Tokyo: Heibonsha, 1977. Book. Illus. by Tomekichi Terasaki. Very Good Minus. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. soiling and rubs to slipcase. soiling and rubs to book covers. soiling to edges, especially heavy at foreedge. tape remnant...

From Milliway's Books

$195.00


A Treatise on the Culture and Management of Fruit Trees; by Forsyth, William

hardback. Very Good. ... To which are added An Introduction and notes, adapting the rules of the treatise to the Climates and Seasons of the United States of America. Illustrated with 13 (mostly folding) plates. Albany (D & S Whiting) 1803. This edi...

From ATGBooks

$425.00


THE NATIVE ORCHIDS OF FLORIDA by Luer, Carlyle

1972 . Luer, Carlyle. THE NATIVE ORCHIDS OF FLORIDA. The New York Botanical Garden, 1972. First Edition. 293pp., index, illus...

From Columbia Books, Inc. ABAA/ILAB

$250.00


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