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The Weekend Garden Guide: Work Saving Ways to a Beautiful Backyard, Roth, Susan A
81 The Weekend Garden Guide: Work Saving Ways to a Beautiful Backyard
Roth, Susan A
Rodale Press 1991 0878579338 / 9780878579334 Hardcover Fine 
Very clean, unmarked hardcover book. Glossy color illustrated cover has no bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with full color photographs. 358 pages with index. Work-saving ways to beautiful yard and garden. 024110

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The Caravaners, Russell, Elizabeth Arnim
82 The Caravaners
Russell, Elizabeth Arnim
New York Doubleday Page 1910 Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Arthur Litle, Illustrator 
Decorated American trade binding. Maroon cloth boards blindstamped with tulip decoration, stamped white lettering on cover and spine. Some light faint soiling. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Frontispiece illustration with tissue guard (Illustrations by Arthur Litle). 1910 on title page; Copyright, 1909, by Doubleday, Page & Company on copyright page. 389 pages. A solid copy of a fairly scarce title by the author of "Elizabeth and Her German Garden." 025252

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Here in My Garden Blooming, Sabine, Ernest L.
83 Here in My Garden Blooming
Sabine, Ernest L.
Muncie, Indiana Ernest Sabine / Delaware Engraving Company 1949 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket Signed
Clean blue-black cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean; some browning to fixed endpapers from manufacturer's glue. SIGNED by Carol V. Sabine on front free endpaper. Illustrated with black and white full page drawings by M. Ruth Sabine. Nice black & white photograph of author and young woman lightly tipped in on back of front free endpaper. 84 pgs. 018482

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V. Sackville-West's Garden Book, Sackville-West, V. (Philippa Nicolson, Editor)
84 V. Sackville-West's Garden Book
Sackville-West, V. (Philippa Nicolson, Editor)
New York Atheneum 1968 Stated First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First American Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped original jacket. Very clean rust cloth boards with bright gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date in pencil on front free endpaper. Color photo frontis illustration + twenty-two additional color and black and white illustrations. 250 pages with index. Clean jacket is not price clipped (5.95 on front inside flap), no chips, two very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A horticultural memoir of the great author and creator of the famous garden at Sissinghurst. 022440

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The Boys and Girls of  the White House, Sage, Agnes Carr
85 The Boys and Girls of the White House
Sage, Agnes Carr
New York Frederick A. Stokes 1909 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
First Edition decorated American trade binding. (signed binding - monogram appears to be GWH - George W. Hood). Green cloth boards with black, green, blue and white illustration of two children playing in a water garden in front of the white house. Green title box with cream lettering on cover, cream lettering and small decoration on spine. No fraying, a few very light surface scratches to cover illustration. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean front endpapers; rear endpapers have pencilled list of all U.S. president's name from George Washington through Dwight Eisenhower. Frontis illustration + eleven additional illustrations (black and white plates). 326 pages. 022284

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The Winter Garden, Schuler, Stanley
86 The Winter Garden
Schuler, Stanley
New York Macmillan 1972 Stated First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
"First Printing" stated on copyright page in clean dust jacket. Clean purple cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with many black and white photographs. 244 pages with index. Clean bright dustjacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has tiny v-shaped chip and short closed tear at top edge of rear panel near spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. How to make your garden beautiful in winter, showing you exactly how to have year-round enjoyment of your garden in almost every climate zone in the United States. 021470

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A Proper Garden: on Perennials in the Border, Sheldon,  Elisabeth
87 A Proper Garden: on Perennials in the Border
Sheldon, Elisabeth
Harrisburg, PA Stackpole Books 1989 0811707113 / 9780811707114 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped jacket. Clean green boards with gray cloth spine, dark green lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean dark green endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with color and black and white photographs, drawings. Foreword by Allen Paterson. 224 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, (19.95 on front inside flap), one tiny short closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022482

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A Proper Garden - On Perennials in the Border, Sheldon, Elisabeth
88 A Proper Garden - On Perennials in the Border
Sheldon, Elisabeth
Harrisburg, PA Stackpole Books 1989 0-8117-0711-3 / 9780811707114 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unchipped jacket. Clean green boards with gray cloth spine, green lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges area clean. Clean dark green endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 224 pp. with index. Illustrated with drawings and color photographs. Jacket is not price clipped (19.95 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019531

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The Real Book About Horses, Sherman, Jay
89 The Real Book About Horses
Sherman, Jay
Garden City Garden City Books 1952 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Lumen Winter, Illustrator 
Very clean decorated boards with green cloth spine, beige lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 192 pgs. Illustrated with drawings. Color illustrated dustjacket has one 1" closed tear at base of spine fold, a few tiny closed edge tears, slight age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 012135

Price: 12.00 USD
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A Lion in the Garden, Stern, G. B.
90 A Lion in the Garden
Stern, G. B.
New York MacMillan 1940 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on spine. Two tiny closed tears to cloth at top spine edge. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name & address neatly penned on front fixed endpaper. 311 pgs. Clean dustjacket with price intact (some edge clipping to front flap, but price remains). 2" closed tear at base of rear spine fold, a few shallow edge chips and closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 013581

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A Child's Garden of Verses, Stevenson, Robert Louis
91 A Child's Garden of Verses
Stevenson, Robert Louis
Chicago - New York Rand McNally & Co. 1902 Popular Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket E. Mars, Illustrator 
Very clean decorated American trade binding in original dust jacket. Clean unworn beige cloth boards with darkgreen decoration and gold lettering on cover, green lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Brief previous owner Christmas inscription neatly penned on front free endpaper. Beautifully illustrated in color and black & white and page decorations by E. Mars. 94 pages. Dust jacket has numerous small edge chips, some age-toning; is decorated with same design which appears on cover of book. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022755

Price: 60.00 USD
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Songbirds in Your Garden, Terres, John K.
92 Songbirds in Your Garden
Terres, John K.
New York Thomas Y Crowell & Co. 1954 First Edition, Second Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket H. B. Kane, Illustrator 
Clean unfaded turquoise cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Very light surface wear to corners and edges. No fraying, no bumping. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 274 pgs. with index. Color frontispiece; 28 plans, drawings an charts; 19 lists. Introduction by Edwin Way Teale. Illustrated by H. B. Kane. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, slight wear at top and bottom spine edge, small corner price clip to front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A beautiful and charming book -- a treasury of information about making friends with birds. It covers all the species of small birds and is suitable for any region of the United States. 8vo. Birds. 015451

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The Book of Hardy Flowers, Thomas, H. H.
93 The Book of Hardy Flowers
Thomas, H. H.
London / New York Cassell and Company, Ltd. 1915 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
First Edition. Clean green cloth boards with decorated binding (red. blue. greem and white garden scene on cover and spine), gold stamped lettering on cover and spine. Pin-head size spots of wear to corners, a few slight bubbles to cloth. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; brief previous owner inscription on back of front free endpaper. 492 pp. with index. Beautifully illustrated with thirty-six color phtographs by H. Esenhigh Corke and sixty-four half-tone plates. Frontis color photograph of Shirley Poppies with clean tissue guard. Solid, collectible first edition. "A simple and complete descriptive guide to the cultivation in gardens of the trees and shrubs, perennial and annual flowers, that are hardy, or are suitable for planting out-of-doors in summer, in the British Isles and other temperate countries. 020628

Price: 40.00 USD
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Garden Without Flowers, Thompson, Willa
94 Garden Without Flowers
Thompson, Willa
Beacon Hill, Boston Beacon Press 1957 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with white lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square. Pages, edges and endpapers are very clean and bright. Very small black flower ink-stamp in top gutter corner of rear fixed endpaper; no other marks. 186 pgs. Very clean and bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears, with a very slight hint of edgewear to top/base of spine and corners. Black and white photograph and small biography of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Scarce. Small 8vo. Fiction. 014520

Price: 75.00 USD
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The Garden of Resurrection - Being the Love Story of an Ugly Man, Thurston, E. Temple
95 The Garden of Resurrection - Being the Love Story of an Ugly Man
Thurston, E. Temple
New York Mitchell Kennerley 1911 0060563419 / 9780060563417 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
First Edition, with 1911 on title page, "Copyright 1911 by Mitchell Kennerley" on copyright page. Unfaded red ribbed cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. Light soiling to rear panel (a few faint water spots). Light surface wear to spine corners, no fraying, corner tips are sharp and unworn. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner inscription in pencil dated 1911 on front free endpaper. 316 pgs. 018249

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Days of Our Years (World War II Edition), Van Paassen, Pierre
96 Days of Our Years (World War II Edition)
Van Paassen, Pierre
Garden City Garden City Publishing 1941 Revised Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering and decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Clean bright endpapers illustrated with color maps. 577 pgs. with index. Clean bright DUSTJACKET has very slight edge wear, several very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Revised, 2nd World War Edition, with 30,000 words of additional material. 011763

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A Garden in Pink, Wade, Blanche Elizabeth
97 A Garden in Pink
Wade, Blanche Elizabeth
Chicago A. C. McClurg 1905 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Good no dust jacket Lucy Fitch Perkins, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing, decorated American trade binding with numerous drawings and decorations in color by Lucy Fitch Perkins and twelve illustrations from photographs. One illustration missing (The River Path - page 89). Green cloth boards with stamped lettering and leaf decoration, large paste-on illustration (no chipping or rubbing) on cover. Two spots of wear to cloth at base of boards. A few small spots of soiling to front board. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Beautiful illustrations and page decorations. 201 pages. 024315

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The Sunken Garden, Wallop, Douglass
98 The Sunken Garden
Wallop, Douglass
New York W. W. Norton 1956 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ very good Jacket 
Stated FIrst Edition. Clean green cloth boards with bright yellow cloth spine, green lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 254 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has very shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A haunting story of the marriage and ifidelity of a good man who loved his wife. 017661

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Growing & Using the Healing Herbs, Weiss, Gaea and Shandor
99 Growing & Using the Healing Herbs
Weiss, Gaea and Shandor
Wings Books 1992 First Thus Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Printing of Wings Books Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean unfaded dark green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Well-illustrated with drawings. 360 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A complete resource guide to integrating the ancient and rich herbal healing heritage into our modern lives; planting and caring for your own herb garden; making simple, safe herbal preparations. 024082

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The Happy Hollisters and the Old Clipper Ship, West, Jerry
100 The Happy Hollisters and the Old Clipper Ship
West, Jerry
Garden City Garden City Publishers 1956 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean red book in unclipped jacket. Red boards with small black illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with decorated endpapers. Previous owner name and date at top edge of front fixed endpaper. Illustrated by Helen S. Hamilton. States "First Edition" but this is a Garden City reprint (originally published by Doubleday). 184 pages. Dustjacket is not price clipped (1.00 on front inside flap), has slight edge wear and a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023040

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