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The Green Thumb Gardening Handbook, Abraham, George
1 The Green Thumb Gardening Handbook
Abraham, George
Englewood Cliffs Prentice Hall 1961 First Hard Cover Very Good Good + Jacket Signed
Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying, very light wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Some foxing has occurred to endpapers. All text pages clean and unfoxed. 344 pgs. illustrated with drawings. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper "Best Wishes, George Abraham, 1962". Dustjacket is clean and not price clipped, but has 1" square piece missing at base of spine, small closed tears at folds, slight chipping at top of spine and top of rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Gardening. 008917

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The English Gardening School - The Complete Master Course on Garden Planning and Landscape Design for the American Gardener, Alexander, Rosemary and Anthony du Gard Pasley
2 The English Gardening School - The Complete Master Course on Garden Planning and Landscape Design for the American Gardener
Alexander, Rosemary and Anthony du Gard Pasley
New York Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1987 1-55584-031-0 / 9781555840310 First Fine Near Fine Jacket 
"First American Edition" stated on copyright page with full number line, in clean unchipped jacket. Clean rust brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean rust brown endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 223 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings and full color photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The English gardening School at the famed Chelsea Physic Garden, London, is highly regarded for its courses in amateur and professional landscape gardening. Now, for the first time, this course is available, fully adapted for the American climate, conditions and indigenous plantings, for the American gardener. 018915

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The English Gardening School: The Complete Master Course on Garden Planning and Landscape Design for the American Gardener, Alexander, Rosemary and Anthony du Gard Pasley
3 The English Gardening School: The Complete Master Course on Garden Planning and Landscape Design for the American Gardener
Alexander, Rosemary and Anthony du Gard Pasley
New York Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1987 1555840310 / 9781555840310 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First American Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean, unfaded rust brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Small bump at base of spine (rear corner). Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Clean orange/brown endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Thoroughly illustrated with drawings, color and black and white photographs. 223 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, on tiny closed edge tear, not price clipped (17.95 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022954

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Austin Val Verde: A Montecito Masterpiece, Aran, Berge
4 Austin Val Verde: A Montecito Masterpiece
Aran, Berge
Santa Barbara, California Austin Val Verde Foundation 2005 1890449393 / 9781890449391 First 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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Manual of Gardening - A Practical Guide to the growing of home grounds and the growing of flowers, fruits, and vegetables for home use, Bailey, L. H.
5 Manual of Gardening - A Practical Guide to the growing of home grounds and the growing of flowers, fruits, and vegetables for home use
Bailey, L. H.
New York Macmillan 1910 First Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
First Edition, clean decorated American trade binding. Blue cloth boards with orange and green botanical decoration on cover with gold lettering; small decoration and gold lettering on spine. Tiny spots of wear at spine ends. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper - no other marks. Illustrated with many full page photographs. 539 pages with index. A very attractive book, with well laid-out, practical information on gardening of all types. 026238

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The Why and How of Home Horticulture, Bienz, D. R.
6 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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How To Cheat At Gardening And Yard Work - Shameless Tricks For Growing Radically Simple Flowers, Veggies, Lawns, Landscaping, And More, Bredenberg, Jeff
7 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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Eminent Gardeners - Some People of Influence and Their Gardens, 1880-1980, Brown, Jane
8 Eminent Gardeners - Some People of Influence and Their Gardens, 1880-1980
Brown, Jane
London Viking Press 1990 0670819646 / 9780670819645 First 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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Chase Fruit and Flowers in Natural Colors, Chase Brothers Company
9 Chase Fruit and Flowers in Natural Colors
Chase Brothers Company
Rochester, New York Chase Brothers Company 1922 First 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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People with Dirty Hands: The Passion for Gardening, Chotzinoff, Robin
10 People with Dirty Hands: The Passion for Gardening
Chotzinoff, Robin
New York MacMillan 1996 0-02-860990-5 / 9780028609904 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean white/gray boards with black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean brown endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 203 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no wear or tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author visits gardeners across America to reveal the passion behind the hoe. 8vo. Gardening. 011319

Price: 15.00 USD
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English Water Gardens (SIGNED), Cooper, Guy; Taylor, Gordon; Boursnell, Clive
11 English Water Gardens (SIGNED)
Cooper, Guy; Taylor, Gordon; Boursnell, Clive
Little Brown & Co. 1987 First 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

Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Book of Herbs
Country Home (Editors)
Des Moines Meredith Books 1994 0-696-00083-0 / 9780696000836 First Hard Cover Very Fine Very Fine Jacket 
Very clean and bright photographic illustrated boards (color). No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Crisp, bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 192 pgs. beautifully illustrated with color photographs. AS NEW 10" x 9-1/2". Gardening. 006161

Price: 18.00 USD
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Primulas for Garden and Greenhouse, Cox, E.H.M. and G. C. Taylor
13 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.
14 Hardy Chrysanthemums
Cumming, Alex, Jr.
New York/London Whittlesey House 1939 First 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

Price: 20.00 USD
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Mrs. Greenthumbs Plows Ahead: Five Steps to the Drop-Dead Gorgeous Garden of Your Dreams, Danz, Cassandra
15 Mrs. Greenthumbs Plows Ahead: Five Steps to the Drop-Dead Gorgeous Garden of Your Dreams
Danz, Cassandra
New York Crown 1998 0517705540 / 9780517705544 First 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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Houseplant Survival Manual: How to Keep Your Houseplants Healthy, Davidson, William
16 Houseplant Survival Manual: How to Keep Your Houseplants Healthy
Davidson, William
New York Gallery Books 1990 0831742518 / 9780831742515 Reprint Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean book in clean bright dust jacket. No names, writing or marks. Unfaded maroon cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean maroon endpapers. Illustrated with full color photographs by Ian Howes. 192 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no fading or wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover to keep it looking as new. 023120

Price: 20.00 USD
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Water Features for Small Gardens - From Concept to Construction, Davitt, Keith
17 Water Features for Small Gardens - From Concept to Construction
Davitt, Keith
Timber Press, Incorporated 2003 0881925969 / 9780881925968 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with color photographs. 174 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Celebrated designer Keith Davitt brings the delights of the water garden within reach of everyone in this lovely book. Detailed case studies depict actual gardens progressing from the planning stage to planting, and the author shows step-by-step how such features are created using only modest building skills. 026838

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18 The Practical Gardener: An A-to-Z Guide to Techniques and Tips
Dines, Ann Reilly
New York Friedman/Fairfax Publishers 1995 1-56799-157-2 / 9781567991574 Soft Cover Near FIne 
Clean softcover book with no creasing, curling or chipping. Pages and edges are clean, no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with color photographs, drawings and charts. 192 pgs. with index. 9 x 11". Gardening. 007556

Price: 10.00 USD
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19 Plant Physiology With Special Reference to Plant Production
Duggar, B. M., Ph.D.
New York MacMillan 1922 Cloth Bds Very Good Good Jacket 
VG in Chpped DJ Green cloth. Rural Textbook Edition. Profusely illustrated. 000347

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Gardens of Florence Everts, Everts, Florence
20 The Gardens of Florence Everts
Everts, Florence
Washington DC Spacemaker Press 2010 0982439245 / 9780982439241 First 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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