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Learning to Garden, Gunnison, Olive Mason
41 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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The New Topiary: Imaginative Techniques From Longwood Gardens, Hammer, Patricia Riley
42 The New Topiary: Imaginative Techniques From Longwood Gardens
Hammer, Patricia Riley
Garden Art Press 1991 1870673034 / 9781870673037 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unchipped dust jacket. Size approx. 8-1/2" x 11". Very clean unworn sage green cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fading. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean. Previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper - no other marks. Beautifully illustrated with full color photographs, as well as many drawings. 264 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, unclipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026457

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The Chess Garden, Or The Twilight Letters of Gustav Uyterhoeven, Hansen, Brooks
43 The Chess Garden, Or The Twilight Letters of Gustav Uyterhoeven
Hansen, Brooks
New York Farrar Straus and Giroux 1995 0-374-16015-5 / 9780374160159 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean maroon and green paper covered boards with gold stamped lettering on cover and spine. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 481 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel in which Dr. Gustav Uyterhoeven, in the fall of 1900, left the chess garden that he and his wife had created together in Dayton, Ohio and journeyed to South Africa to serve as a doctor in the british concentration camps of the Boer War. Over the next ten months he sent twelve chess pieces and twelve letters back to his wife. 8vo. Fiction. 012728

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44 The Garden of Eden
Hemingway, Ernest
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1986 0-684-18693-4 / 9780684186931 Fourth Printing Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean brown boards with blind-stamped author's name on front panel, clean beige cloth 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. 247 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, tiny water mark at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A story of love and obsession; the story of a young American writer and his wife on an extended honeymoon in Mediterannean France and Spain. 8vo. Fiction. 013392

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The Garden of Eden, Hemingway, Ernest
45 The Garden of Eden
Hemingway, Ernest
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1986 0-684-18693-4 / 9780684186931 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean tan boards with black lettering on beige spine. Author's name blind stamped on front cover. Binding is tight and square, pages are clean and bright, with faint dust-speckling to edges; clean endpapers with no writing or marks. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one tiny closed edge tear at top rear panel edge. 247 pgs. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 014255

Price: 35.00 USD
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46 The Life and Letters of Walter H. Page
Hendrick, Burton J.
Garden City Publishing 1927 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Slipcase Jacket 
Two volume set, complete, in box slipcase. Clean books in excellent condition - VG bright box (small tear in crease of slipcase) Volume 1 - 436 pgs. Volume 2 - 437 pgs. 001537

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Container Gardening Through the Year, Hillier, Malcolm
47 Container Gardening Through the Year
Hillier, Malcolm
Dorling Kindersley 1995 1564588696 / 9781564588692 First Hardback Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean glossy color illustrated cover with no bumping, fading or wear. As new condition. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully and thoroughly illustrated with color photographs. 160 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, one tiny closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A dazzling array of design ideas that prove container displays can be an exciting source of garden color, indoors and outdoors, in every season. 025760

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48 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

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Recipes from A French Herb Garden, Holt, Geraldene
49 Recipes from A French Herb Garden
Holt, Geraldene
New York Simon & Schuster 1989 067167966X / 9780671679668 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with color photographs. 160 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, one short closed edge tear on rear panel corner, price clip to upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024347

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The Garden of the Lost Key, Hooker, Forrestine C.
50 The Garden of the Lost Key
Hooker, Forrestine C.
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1929 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Elmer Hader, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Green cloth boards with small illustration of child on cover, black lettering on cover and spine. Hint of very light soiling; very light surface wear to corners at top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 288 pp. 019438

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How Does Your Garden Grow? - The Essential Home Garden Book, Jones, Pamela
51 How Does Your Garden Grow? - The Essential Home Garden Book
Jones, Pamela
New York Viking 1989 0670826367 / 9780670826360 First Book Fine fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean original unclipped jacket. Very clean lavender boards with clean white cloth spine, unchipped metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean lavender endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 238 pp. with index. Illustrated with drawings by Bob Johnson. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An essential gardening book, with no-nonsense advice on how plan your garden, scout out natural pathways, observe sunlight patterns, select plants and seeds, and how to maintain it, weed it, propogate more plants, winterize, and more. 018776

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Foxy Squirrel in the Garden, Judson, Clara Ingram
52 Foxy Squirrel in the Garden
Judson, Clara Ingram
Chicago / New York Rand McNally & Company 1921 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket Frances Beem, Illustrator 
Color illustrated cloth boards (two squirrels looking down at frog in front of white picket fence, hollyhocks in background). Light soiling to cover. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright, with exception of very faint corner water marking to two pages -- all illustrations clean. Delightful color illustrations by Frances Beem. 64 pages. Copyright, 1921; Code B-22 in lower right corner of copyright page. 022425

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In the Garden of Charity, King, Basil
53 In the Garden of Charity
King, Basil
New York Harper & Brothers 1903 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding. Clean green cloth boards with green and blue scene on cover between two interlocked gold rings. Cream lettering on cover, blue lettering on spine (spine lettering is dim). Very slight surface wear to spine corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 320 pages. 021662

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Timothy; or, Notes of an Abject Reptile, Klinkenborg, Verlyn
54 Timothy; or, Notes of an Abject Reptile
Klinkenborg, Verlyn
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2006 0679407286 / 9780679407287 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition (first printing) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean beige boards with cream spine, bright gold lettering on spine. As new condition. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 178 pages with glossary. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. This is the story of a tortoise whose real life was observed by the eightennth-century English curate Gilbert White, author of "The Natural History of Selborne." For 13 years, Timothy lived in White's garden, making an occasional appearance in his journals. No Klinkenborg gives thetortoise an unforgettable voice and powers of observation as keen as those of any bipedal naturalist. 026541

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Recollections and Letters of General Robert E. Lee (by his son, Captain Robert E. Lee), Lee, Captain Robert E.
55 Recollections and Letters of General Robert E. Lee (by his son, Captain Robert E. Lee)
Lee, Captain Robert E.
Garden City, NY Garden City Publishing (Star Books) 1924 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Reprint edition in clean illustrated dust jacket. Dark blue cloth boards with pale blue lettering on spine. Very slight wear to spine corners. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. With an Appendix of Unpublished Letters Edited by William Taylor Thom. Introduction by Gamaliel Bradford. Illustrated with black and white plates. 471 pages with index + publisher's advertising at rear of book. Dust jacket has small chips at top spine edge, several closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024975

Price: 14.00 USD
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Early American Gardens "For Meate or Medicine", Leighton, Ann
56 Early American Gardens "For Meate or Medicine"
Leighton, Ann
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1970 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in original unclipped jacket. Clean green cloth boards with black lettering and small decoration on cover, gold lettering with black decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean (. Illustrated endpapers, with very small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 441 pp. with index, 84 illustrations of the period. Jacket is not price clipped (10.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, with 3" closed tear at top spine fold, a few additional short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Gardens from a time when a garden was the prime necessity of life for food, flavorings, drinks, tonics, insect repellents, candies, narcotics, medicine, and laying out the dead. In pithy language and amusing detail, the author describes these early American gardeners whose influence is still strong in our daily lives. In an indispensable appendix Miss Leighton lists 200 of the common plant names, the names of those who used them, and brief descriptions from their own books of reference recording what they believed or expected of each plant. 019342

Price: 40.00 USD
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Riding, Lewis, Benjamin
57 Riding
Lewis, Benjamin
Garden City The Garden City Publishing Co. 1939 De Luxe Edition Hard Cover Very Good++ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean and bright gold cloth buckram boards with circular illustration of horse's head on cover, black title box with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are bright and clean. P/O name, address inside front cover. Liberally illustrated with excellent black and white photographs. 141 pgs. A really clean copy of this great book on riding. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Horses. 005086

Price: 10.00 USD
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Riding, Lewis, Benjamin
58 Riding
Lewis, Benjamin
New York Garden City Publishing 1938 Deluxe Edition Hardcover Fine no dust jacket 
Deluxe Edition. Clean brown buckram cloth boards with circular stamped photo-illustration of horse's head on cover, black title box with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with beautiful full color custom bookplate (of the Chagrin Valley Hunt Club) on front fixed endpaper. No other marks. Introduction by Colonel John K. Brown. Photography by Eugene Friduss. 141 pages. 026543

Price: 15.00 USD
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Secrets of the Great Gardeners: How to Make Your Garden as Beautiful as Theirs, Loewer, Peter and Anne Moyer Halpin
59 Secrets of the Great Gardeners: How to Make Your Garden as Beautiful as Theirs
Loewer, Peter and Anne Moyer Halpin
New York Summit Books 1991 0-671-69590-8 / 9780671695903 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean pale green boards with darker green cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 270 pgs. with index. Illustrated with color plates. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Gift quality. Dustjacket enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Gardening. 010418

Price: 10.00 USD
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60 The Son of Man: The Story of Jesus
Ludwig, Emil
Garden City Garden City Publishing 1928 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with yellow lettering on cover and spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Bright and clean with very little wear, but front board has slight wrinkle to cloth. P/O name inside front cover. Illustrated. 315 pgs. Pages and edges are clean. Dust jacket is quite clean with slight darkening to spine. A few closed edge tears, no chipping. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Christian. 005190

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