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1 The Vegetable Growing Business

Madison, WI United States Armed Forces Institute/Orange Judd Publishing Co. 1944 Soft Cover Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
War Department Education Manual #EM 885. Clean gray wraps with very light browning to spine, 1" closed tear at top corner of spine. P/O name at top front corner of book and on front free endpaper. Binding tight, all pages clean and bright. Illustrated with photographs. 520 pgs. Very detailed, informative book on raising vegetables for profit. 8vo. Agriculture. 005363

Price: 10.00 USD
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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.
2 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

Price: 40.00 USD
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Gardens: Quick Results with Flowers and Vegetables, Cosgrave, Jessica G.
3 Gardens: Quick Results with Flowers and Vegetables
Cosgrave, Jessica G.
New York George H. Doran 1925 First 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

Price: 20.00 USD
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In The Sweet Kitchen - The Definitive Baker's Companion, Daley, Regan
4 In The Sweet Kitchen - The Definitive Baker's Companion
Daley, Regan
New York Artisan 2001 1579652085 / 9781579652081 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First American Edition, first printing (with full number line) in clean unchipped dust jacket with "The IACP COOKBOOK AWARDS - Book of the Year" circular seal on front panel. Very clean beige boards with stamped gold lettering on spine. No fraying, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean blank brown endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with gorgeous full color photographs. 692 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A guide to ingredients and technique with more than 150 seductive recipes. Substitution and troubleshooting charts and lists. Learn the art of layering flavors, using different forms of the same ingredient in one dessert. Move beyond carrots in baking to experience the larger world of sweet vegetables. Pair flavors to create depth, complexity and inspired variations. 024928

Price: 25.00 USD
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Gardening - A Complete Guide to Garden Making, Free, Montague
5 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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Learning to Garden, Gunnison, Olive Mason
6 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

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Mollie Katzen's Vegetable Heaven - Over 200 Recipes for Uncommon Soups, Tasty Bites, Side Dishes, and Too Many Desserts, Katzen, Mollie
7 Mollie Katzen's Vegetable Heaven - Over 200 Recipes for Uncommon Soups, Tasty Bites, Side Dishes, and Too Many Desserts
Katzen, Mollie
New York Hyperion 1997 0786862688 / 9780786862689 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean illustrated boards. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean gold endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated in full color. 223 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, has one short closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024083

Price: 15.00 USD
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Solar Gardening - Growing Vegetables Year-round the American Intensive Way, Leandre; Poisson, Gretchen Vogel Poisson
8 Solar Gardening - Growing Vegetables Year-round the American Intensive Way
Leandre; Poisson, Gretchen Vogel Poisson
White River Junction, Vermont Chelsea Green Publishing 1994 0930031695 / 9780930031695 Paperback Fine 
Very clean large trade paperback in excellent condition. Clean color photo-illustrated cover - no chipping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Thoroughly illustrated with color and black & white photographs, drawings. 268 pages. Size approx. 8-1/2" x 11". 026823

Price: 25.00 USD
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Gardening for Gourmets - Good Eating from a Small Back Yard, Matson, Ruth A.
9 Gardening for Gourmets - Good Eating from a Small Back Yard
Matson, Ruth A.
Garden City, New York Doubleday 1959 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Margot Tomes, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean bright yellow cloth boards with blue lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 262 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unclipped (3.95 on front inside flap), no chips, slight age-toning. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. This beautifully written book is for all who like to eat well and who relish the freshness and peak-perfection taste of vegetables and fruits grown in their gardens. Invaluable advice on planning a garden, special planting hints, pros and cons of certain crops, when to bring herbs indoors, and a fascinating section on growing radishes, herbs and lettuce in the ktichen under electric light. 026272

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Little Saint, Simenon
10 The Little Saint
Simenon
New York Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc. 1965 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
First American Edition (stated First Edition) in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with metallic lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean orange-brown endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Translated from the French by Bernard Frechtman. 186 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped (4.50 on front inside flap), has light soiling/age-toning, a few short closed edge tears. Nice photo of author on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A translation of "Le Petit Saint", first published in France in 1965. A milestone in Simenon's extraordinary career, the story of a little illegitimate boy child of a buxom street vendor of fruits and vegetables in one of the most sinister neighborhoods of Paris who gradually grows to reveal himself as a very gifted man. 026395

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