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1 Bellingrath Gardens and The Bellingrath Home

Bellingrath-Morse Foundation 1958 Hard Cover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Very clean blue-black cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumped corners or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and illustrations are bright and clean. No names or bookplates inside. Beautifully illustrated with color photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, has 1" closed tear at base of front panel, very small (1/4") closed tear at top edge of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8-3/4" x 7-1/2". Gardening. 004368

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Austin Val Verde: A Montecito Masterpiece, Aran, Berge
2 Austin Val Verde: A Montecito Masterpiece
Aran, Berge
Santa Barbara, California Austin Val Verde Foundation 2005 1890449393 / 9781890449391 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Berge Aran, Photographer 
First Edition in clean bright dust jacket - NEW condition. Dark green cloth boards with lighter green lettering on cover and spine. No wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright, unmarked. Clean decorated endpapers. Beautifully illustrated with outstanding photographs by Berge Aran. Introduction by Berge Aran and Gail Jensen. Size approx. 9" x 12" . 144 pages with Bibliography. Clean dust jacket is unworn. Austin Val Verde, situated on seventeen and a half acres, is one of the few great early 20th Century Southern California estates to have been preserved. It is a pivotal work in the career of the famous American architect Bertram Goodhue (1869-1924). Its celebrated and extensive gardens are the masterpiece of Lockwood de Forest Jr. (1895-1949), one of the most important landscape architects to have worked in Southern California. 025757

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3 American Patchwork & Quilting
Better Homes and Gardens
Better Homes and Gardens 1986 0-696-01015-1 / 9780696010156 First Edition, Fifth Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean and bright glossy color illustrated boards. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp. P/O name on front free endpaper (classic bookplate supplied in case you wish to cover). 320 pgs. with index. Full color illustrations. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new mylar cover. Folio. Crafts. 005874

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The Why and How of Home Horticulture, Bienz, D. R.
4 The Why and How of Home Horticulture
Bienz, D. R.
New York W.h. Freeman & Company 1997 0716723530 / 9780716723530 Second Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Second Edition, with more emphasis on organic gardening, new illustrations and and an up-to-date glossary and chapter references. In clean bright unclipped jacket. Very clean white boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs, charts and diagrams. 587 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (42.95 on front inside flap), no chips, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. For all types of gardeners and all types of gardens, a unique synthesis of scientific and practical horticultural knowledge. 021860

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Eminent Gardeners - Some People of Influence and Their Gardens, 1880-1980, Brown, Jane
5 Eminent Gardeners - Some People of Influence and Their Gardens, 1880-1980
Brown, Jane
London Viking Press 1990 0670819646 / 9780670819645 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with "First Published 1990" and full number line on copyright page in clean unclipped jacket. "As New" condition. Very clean brown cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 183 pp. with index. Clean bright dustjacket has no wear, no tears, unchipped, unclipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Reveals some little-known gardeners of the twentieth century, and a new aspect of Gertrude Jekyll, as well as Norah Lindsay, Lawrence Johnston, Frances Wolseley, Christopher Tunnard and more. 020260

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English Water Gardens (SIGNED), Cooper, Guy; Taylor, Gordon; Boursnell, Clive
6 English Water Gardens (SIGNED)
Cooper, Guy; Taylor, Gordon; Boursnell, Clive
Little Brown & Co. 1987 Stated First US Edition Cloth Bds Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket Signed
Stated First American Edition, SIGNED BY GUY COOPER on title page." With Best Wishes Guy Cooper, 7th, October 1987 " Clean grey cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages are bright and clean. Beautiful color photographs throughout. Clean bright dustjacket is price clipped, unchipped, in new archival quality mylar cover. Gardening. 000078

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Gardens: Quick Results with Flowers and Vegetables, Cosgrave, Jessica G.
7 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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Mrs. Greenthumbs Plows Ahead: Five Steps to the Drop-Dead Gorgeous Garden of Your Dreams, Danz, Cassandra
8 Mrs. Greenthumbs Plows Ahead: Five Steps to the Drop-Dead Gorgeous Garden of Your Dreams
Danz, Cassandra
New York Crown 1998 0517705540 / 9780517705544 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Barbara Maslen, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean bright dust jacket. Clean pale green boards with dark green spine, metallic lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with drawings by Barbara Maslen. 201 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. If this doesn't make you have a blast while gardening, nothing will! A practical how-to manual for the gardener who has neither time nor money to burn. With an irrepressible joie de jardin and a hilarious earthiness that makes gardening an unrivaled entertainment, Mrs. Greenthumbs introduces five simple principles that any gardener, even with limited land, money, time, or experience, can follow to create a drop-dead gorgeous garden without being driven up a tree in the process. 025756

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Grounds for Living The Home Dweller's Compleat Guide to His Lawns, Trees and Gardens, Edited By Richard B. Farnham & Van Wie  Ingham
9 Grounds for Living The Home Dweller's Compleat Guide to His Lawns, Trees and Gardens
Edited By Richard B. Farnham & Van Wie Ingham
New Brunswick Rutgers University Press 1946 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped jacket. Clean green cloth boards with small decoration on cover, black title box on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 334 pp. with index. Illustrated with drawings and charts. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has a few small edge nicks and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A wonderful guide to landscaping, lawn, tree and shrub care. 020131

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The Gardens of Florence Everts, Everts, Florence
10 The Gardens of Florence Everts
Everts, Florence
Washington DC Spacemaker Press 2010 0982439245 / 9780982439241 First Edition, First Printing Paperback Fine Signed
Clean softcover book with beautiful full color photographs, SIGNED by gardener Florence Everts on inside front cover: "With warmest wishes from Florence Everts - October, 2010." No creasing, chipping or wear. Size is approximately 9" x 9". Preface by Adrian Higgins. First Edition, First printing with full number line on copyright page. A selection of the landscape work of Florence Everts over a period of three decades. 024982

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Men and Gardens, Fairbrother, Nan
11 Men and Gardens
Fairbrother, Nan
London Hogarth Press 1956 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, in clean dustjacket. Clean green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 240 pp. Illustrated with black and white plates and engravings. Clean dustjacket is corner clipped on front inside flap, has very small corner chip at upper spine corner (1/4"), a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020237

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The Gardener's Travel Book, Farrington, Edward I.
12 The Gardener's Travel Book
Farrington, Edward I.
Hale, Cushman & Flint 1938 Stated First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
"First Printing, December, 1938" in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with yellow lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs throughout. 390 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), clean, with edge and corner chips, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The most interesting points of horticulture in every state of the U.S. with photographs. An interesting history of American gardens, parks, wildflower displays, festivals and flower exhibitions. 024249

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The Impressionist Garden: Ideas and Inspiration from the Paintings and Gardens of the Impressionists, Fell, Derek
13 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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Garden Making and Keeping, Findlay, Hugh
14 Garden Making and Keeping
Findlay, Hugh
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1932 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Later printing in original dustjacket. Clean unfaded green cloth boards with stamped gilt lettering and small illustration on cover, stamped gilt lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black & white plates showing appealing garden paths and landscapes. 252 pgs. with index. Color illustrated dustjacket has a few very short closed edge tears, a couple of tiny edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. One by one the features of the garden elements are brought into consideration and their handling, fitness to given sites, etc., together with work lists of plants for best results according to the controlling factors of season, soil, culture, or color are laid out for the reader. 018166

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Garden Making and Keeping, Findlay, Hugh
15 Garden Making and Keeping
Findlay, Hugh
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1932 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with stamped gold lettering and decoration on cover and gold lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to corners, no bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings and black and white photograph plates. 252 pp. with index. A classic book on gardening, with ideas for landscaping, paths, and water features, excellent information on perennials, shrubs, bulbs. 020002

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A Year in Our Gardens - Letters by Nancy Goodwin and Allen Lacy, Goodwin, Nancy; Allen Lacy
16 A Year in Our Gardens - Letters by Nancy Goodwin and Allen Lacy
Goodwin, Nancy; Allen Lacy
Chapel Hill The University of North Carolina Press 2001 0807826030 / 9780807826034 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean, unclipped jacket. Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings and diagrams. 208 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An engaging collection of letters follows the course of a year in the gardens of two passionate gardeners, Nancy Goodwin and Allen Lacy. They share a climate zone (7A), but their gardens differ enormously between southern New Jersey and North Carolina. They share stories of failures, successes, hopes, fears and inspirations, and muse on connections between gardening and music, family and friendship. 022496

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17 Gardens & Grounds That Take Care of Themselves
Hill, Amelia Leavitt
Englewood Cliffs Prentice Hall 1968 BOMC Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean brown boards with small illustration on cover (rake and shovel in cobwebs), green spine, black lettering on spine. Tiny bit of wear at top of spine, no bumped corners or other wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 281 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and diagrams. Dustjacket is slightly age toned with darkening to spine; no chips, a few very small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Gardening. 006519

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The Earth Dwellers: Adventures in the Land of Ants, Hoyt,  Erich
18 The Earth Dwellers: Adventures in the Land of Ants
Hoyt, Erich
New York Simon & Schuster 1996 0684810867 / 9780684810867 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped jacket. Clean green boards with yellow-beige cloth spine, green metallic lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean light green endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings. 319 pages with index. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (24.00 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The fantastic world of ants is presented here -- their complex communication system, war, construction of roadways and bridges, their underground gardens and livestock, and bizarre tournaments. Set in the nature reserve of La Selva in Costa Rica, "The Earth Dwellers" illuminates the lives of individual ants, allowing them to lead us into their vivid and complex world. 022639

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Seaside Gardening, James, Theodore Jr
19 Seaside Gardening
James, Theodore Jr
New York Harry N. Abrams 1995 0810944510 / 9780810944510 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unworn dust jacket. Beautifully clean light blue cloth boards with blind-stamped lettering on cover, dark blue stamped lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean pale blue endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with beautiful full color photographs by Harry Haralambou. 160 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Gift / collectible quality. Shows how experienced gardeners have created beautiful gardens in a range of shoreline environments, including small fenced-in lots in crowded summer commubnities, sandy ocean dunes, rocky shorelines, and the wetlands on bays and estuaries. Practical, beautiful, and well-illustrated. 024447

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Wall and Water Gardens, Jekyll, Gertrude
20 Wall and Water Gardens
Jekyll, Gertrude
New York Charles Scribner 1901 Hardcover Good No Dust jacket 
1901 EDition, from "The Country Life Library." Blue clot hboards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. Light soiling to boards, no fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight & square. No names, writing or bookplates. Some browning to endpapers, and foxing to some pages. Black and white photo illustrations throughout (photos printed on glossy paper and are clean, unfoxed). Preface by the author. 177 pages. 021613

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