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Crime and Mr. Campion, Allingham, Margery
1 Crime and Mr. Campion
Allingham, Margery
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1937 Book Club Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Book Club Edition in dust jacket. Very clean mint green boards with crisp red lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with red top stained upper page edges, clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 575 pages. Clean dust jacket has a few small edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Three of Margery Allingham's finest mystery stories are collected in this book: Death of A Ghost; Flowers for the Judge; and Dancers In Mourning. 026061

Price: 15.00 USD
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All the Flowers Are Dying, Block, Lawrence
2 All the Flowers Are Dying
Block, Lawrence
New York William Morrow 2005 0060198311 / 9780060198312 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped jacket. As new, no remainder marks, no previous owner markings. Clean beige boards with red spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. 288 pages. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021060

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Pressed Flower Pictures and Citrus-skin Decorations, Booke, Ruth Voorhees
3 Pressed Flower Pictures and Citrus-skin Decorations
Booke, Ruth Voorhees
D. Van Nostrand Co. 1962 First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with white lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 228 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs in black & white and color. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. How to make petal -point pictures, tray decorations, citrus-skin decorations, paperweights, seed mosaics, samplers and more with information on framing, backgrounds, mounting, design, and more. 8vo. Art. 012159

Price: 14.00 USD
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How To Cheat At Gardening And Yard Work - Shameless Tricks For Growing Radically Simple Flowers, Veggies, Lawns, Landscaping, And More, Bredenberg, Jeff
4 How To Cheat At Gardening And Yard Work - Shameless Tricks For Growing Radically Simple Flowers, Veggies, Lawns, Landscaping, And More
Bredenberg, Jeff
Rodale Press 2009 1594869669 / 9781594869662 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Clean hardcover book with illustrated glossy boards. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Small neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper. Well illustrated with drawings throughout. 371 pages. 024690

Price: 10.00 USD
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Chase Fruit and Flowers in Natural Colors, Chase Brothers Company
5 Chase Fruit and Flowers in Natural Colors
Chase Brothers Company
Rochester, New York Chase Brothers Company 1922 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Good+ 
Gorgeous hardcover book, advertising piece for Chase Brothers Company (horticulture nursery) from Rochester, New York - liberally illustrated in full color. Brown faux leather boards with gold lettering and small decoration and line border on cover. Light surface wear to spine edges, spots of wear-through at corner tips. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, no cracking. Minimal ex-library markings (circular blind-stamped insignia at lower corner of title page; faint ink-stamp to lower corner of blank preliminary page, sleeve on rear fixed endpaper with a small label "For Reference - Not to be taken from this room". Gorgeous full color illustrations of fruits and flowers, trees. 138 pages. Size approx. 8" x 11" 025718

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Gardens: Quick Results with Flowers and Vegetables, Cosgrave, Jessica G.
6 Gardens: Quick Results with Flowers and Vegetables
Cosgrave, Jessica G.
New York George H. Doran 1925 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, in original jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with green stamped lettering and small decoration on cover, green lettering on spine. Tiny bump to one corner tip and very slight bump to spine edge; no fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (pages slightly yellowed). Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Tipped in color frontis illustration, plus black & white photo illustrations, diagrams. 177 pgs. with index. Dustjacket with printed price on spine (2.50) has light soiling, chip at top spine edge (max. depth 1"), a few additional tiny edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Scarce book in jacket. Everything a beginner needs to know for quick results with flowers and vegetables, plans for making a kitchen garden. 018703

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Primulas for Garden & Greenhouse, Cox, E. H. M. And G. C. Taylor
7 Primulas for Garden & Greenhouse
Cox, E. H. M. And G. C. Taylor
London Dulau & Company, Ltd. 1928 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good Jacket 
First Edition. Green-gray cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Mild bumping and ligh corner wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 127 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates. Clean age-toned jacket has 1" chip at top of spine with additional small edge chips and closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Information about primulas and their cultivation treated from a practical standpoint, with chapters devoted to propagation, cultivation, Polyanthus, Primroses, Primulas under glass and descriptions of the best species and varieties. 12mo. Gardening. 017225

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Primulas for Garden and Greenhouse, Cox, E.H.M. and G. C. Taylor
8 Primulas for Garden and Greenhouse
Cox, E.H.M. and G. C. Taylor
Oxford Dulau / Blackwell 1947 Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Revised 1947 edition in price clipped jacket. Very clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 86 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates. Dustjacket has light soiling, price clipped at lower corner of front inside flap, shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges (1/4" max.). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Information on propagation and cultivation of primulas (primrose), raising them under glass, and flowering tables. 018872

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Hardy Chrysanthemums, Cumming, Alex, Jr.
9 Hardy Chrysanthemums
Cumming, Alex, Jr.
New York/London Whittlesey House 1939 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with black lettering and decoration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping, very slight wear at base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with photographs and drawings, color frontis photograph. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has chips at top and bottom of spine and corner tips, closed tear at front spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Covers the entire field of outdoor chrysanthemum culture, with special attention to the Korean Hybrid group. 8vo. Gardening. 010195

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The Impressionist Garden: Ideas and Inspiration from the Paintings and Gardens of the Impressionists, Fell, Derek
10 The Impressionist Garden: Ideas and Inspiration from the Paintings and Gardens of the Impressionists
Fell, Derek
New York Clarkson Potter /Carol Southern Books 1994 0517598515 / 9780517598511 Stated First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition (and first printing, with full number line) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded green boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Book size approx. 10" x 9-1/2". Gorgeous full color photographs and paintings throughout, planting diagrams. Very clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (35.00/46.00 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025230

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11 Orchids for Home and Garden
Fennell, T. A., Jr.
Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1974 Seventh Printing Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket Illustrated by Author Signed
Very clean black cloth boards with white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Nicely INSCRIBED and SIGNED by author on front free endpaper. 160 pgs. Illustrated with color photographs and drawings by author, charts. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few very small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horticulture. 009380

Price: 20.00 USD
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Fun with Flowers - How to Arrange Yourself and Your Flowers, Ferguson, Donita and Roy Sheldon
12 Fun with Flowers - How to Arrange Yourself and Your Flowers
Ferguson, Donita and Roy Sheldon
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1939 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ good Jacket Jay Warmuth, Illustrator 
Clean beige cloth boards with green lettering on cover and spine, small red and green flower illustration on cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper; no other marks. 309 pgs. with illustrations by Jay Warmuth. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has small edge chips, one 3" closed tear at front flap fold, slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A fun, detailed, and enlightening book on how to select and arrange flowers for every occassion, from an elaborate party to simply cheering up a friend. 018115

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Gardening - A Complete Guide to Garden Making, Free, Montague
13 Gardening - A Complete Guide to Garden Making
Free, Montague
New York Harcourt Brace and The American Garden Guild 1947 Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good+ fair to good Jacket 
Clean beige cloth boards with illustration on cover, brown lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner name and address neatly ink-stamped on front free endpaper. 550 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has been trimmed (approx. 1/3"), light soiling, long closed tear at rear spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A wonderful and complete guide to gardening, including flowers and lawns, trees and shrubs, fruits and vegetables, plants in the home and greenhouse. 018789

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Vicar of Wakefield, Goldsmith, Oliver
14 The Vicar of Wakefield
Goldsmith, Oliver
Chicago / New York Rand McNally 1900 Alpha Library Edition Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
Decorated American trade binding. Clean dark blue cloth boards with shade lighter blue decoration with white flowers, white lettering on cover and spine (slight rubbing to lettering and white flower on spine). No fraying or wear to cloth. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, no browning. No date of publication, circa 1900. Previous owner Christmas inscription neatly penned on front free endpaper and dated Xmas 1902. 312 pages. The classic novel is preceded by 31 pages about the author entitled, "Life of Goldsmith." 025276

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French Women for All Seasons - A Year of Secrets, Recipes, and Pleasure, Guiliano, Mireille
15 French Women for All Seasons - A Year of Secrets, Recipes, and Pleasure
Guiliano, Mireille
New York Knopf 2006 0307265234 / 9780307265234 Stated First edition Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Fine first edition (stated) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean bright yellow boards with blind-stamped bicycle decoration on cover, bright silver lettering on spine. No fading, fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 360 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Simple secrets to living the good life, the ways French women manage to enjoy wine, chocolate, and many other seductive pleasures without gaining weight -- and secrets on many other aspectsw of pleasureful living (picking a wine, dressing well, arranging flowers, etc.). 024388

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Learning to Garden, Gunnison, Olive Mason
16 Learning to Garden
Gunnison, Olive Mason
New York Funk & Wagnalls 1948 Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket Jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with yellow watering can on cover, yellow lettering and decoration on spine. Tiny bumps to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 388 pgs. with illustrations by Anne Seaman. A comprehensive book on how to garden (flowers and vegetables), with clear information and drawings. 018809

Price: 10.00 USD
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Bird Hiking, Hausman, Leon Augustus
17 Bird Hiking
Hausman, Leon Augustus
New Brunswick Rutgers University Press 1948 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket Harold Minton, Illustrator 
First Edition in dust jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with blue cloth spine, white lettering on spine. No fraying or wear-through to cloth boards. Binding is tight, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, and endpapers are intact. Tasteful bookplate and previous owner name and date on front pastedown. Illustrations by Harold Minton. 107 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, has v-shaped chip at top of rear panel (2" at deepest point), small chip at base of rear panel near spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A charming, informal and practical book which is an adventure in enjoyment not only of the sight of birds, but of the countryside or parks in which they live; of the flowers, vines, bushes, and trees among which they move or nest; of the animals and insects that are their neighbors; and of the smells and sounds and colors that surround them. Also practical suggestions concerning time, place, dress, and equipment. 025299

Price: 12.00 USD
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Mountain Wild Flowers of America - A Simple and Popular Guide to the Names and Descriptions of the Flowers that Bloom Above the Clouds, Henshaw, Julia W.
18 Mountain Wild Flowers of America - A Simple and Popular Guide to the Names and Descriptions of the Flowers that Bloom Above the Clouds
Henshaw, Julia W.
Boston Ginn & Co. 1906 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket Jacket 
Beautiful first edition (1906) decorated American trade binding. Clean moss green cloth boards with white and dark green wildflower decoration along with two stamped vertical stripes on cover, unchipped stamped gold lettering on cover and spine, long-stemmed wildflower on spine. Slightest hint of surface wear to cloth at corners Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with a neatly penned previous owner inscription on the front free endpaper dated Nov. 5th, 1906 recalling pleasant days spent in the mountains of Colorado. Profusely illustrated with black and white plates. 384 pages with index. 025358

Price: 60.00 USD
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19 The Ladies' Flower Garden
Hobson, Wendy
Chartwell Books, Inc. 1994 0-7858-0084-0 / 9780785800842 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean color illustrated covers. Ribbon page marker (slight wear to ribbon). No bumping or wear. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8-1/4" x 9-1/2". Gardening. 009997

Price: 12.00 USD
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20 A Few Flowers for Shiner
Llewellyn, Richard
New York MacMillan 1950 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good Jacket 
Clean beige cloth boards with green lettering on cover and spine. Slight surface wear to top spine edge. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 372 pgs. Dustjacket is clean and not price clipped, but has considerable edge chipping. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 011797

Price: 15.00 USD
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