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  • Topic: Horticulture & Gardening

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Oxford: Blackwell 1985, 1985.

Hardcover, Fine, in a Near Fine dust jacket. 8vo (8'' tall), 349 pages. ''Lavishly illustrated with pictures of fruits, their grafting and harvesting, from sources as diverse as Roman mosaics and woodcuts from sixteenth- and seventeenth century herbals..." ... more

Price: $22.40

Kyoto: np, c. 1910.

2 volumes. No date (c. 1910). Hardcover, oblong folios, green cloth boards with gilt titles, stringbound. An interesting set on Japanese gardens. Both books are profusely illustrated with full-page black and white plates, and tissue guards with descriptive text in facing English and Japanese. Prefatory material in Japanese. One volume... more

Price: $300.00

Oxford: Oxford Univ. Pr, 1987.

1987, second printing. 635 pp. Hardcover, 4to., blue cloth Illustrated throughout. Very Good copy in a Near Fine dust jacket. Previous owner's name has been covered with white-out on the fly leaf; very faint foxing to the upper text-block. Clean and unmarked text. The DJ shows absolutely minor signs of... more

Price: $35.00

St. Augustine, Trinidad: University of the West Indies, 1970.

1970 (corrected from 1968 by errata). 139 pp. Hardcover, illustrated. Blue covers with red tape binding. Near Fine copy, no dust jacket. Contents are clean and unmarked; binding a bit strained, but holding and sound. ... more

Price: $12.80

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1921.

First Edition. c.1921. Hardcover. Cloth. Gilt edge. 16mo. 442pp. Frontis with tissue guard. Illus. Very Good+. Light general shelfwear, rubbing at spine-ends and corners. ... more

Price: $60.00

Cambridge, Mass.: Botanical Museum of Harvard University, 1939.

First Edition. c.1939. Stiff green wraps. 4to. 153pp. + 16 drawings of prehistoric fruits and seeds by Blanche Ames. very Good (minus). General shelfwear, wraps darkened, spine creased and darkened, light edgewear, pencil notes to front wraps, a few light pencil marks to contents. ... more

Price: $20.00

Berkeley: Turtle Island Foundation, 1976.

1976, Softcover, in Near Fine condition, with light shelf wear. ... more

Price: $18.00

New York: Springer , 1998.

1998, Edition not stated. Softcover, in Very Good+ condition, with light shelf wear. ... more

Price: $28.50

Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1977.

First edition, 1977, hardcover with green cloth boards in dust jacket, large octavo, 310pp., illustrated in b&w. Book fine, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. DJ VG with edgewear that includes some small tears and creases, looking handsome in protective mylar wrap. ... more

Price: $65.00

New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1995.

First Printing. c.1995. Hardcover. 4to. 251pp. Very Good+ in Very Good (minus) dustjacket. Light rubbing to board edges and spine-ends. Rubbing to dustjacket, light edgewear, wear at spine-ends, 3-inch tear along foot of spine. ... more

Price: $20.00

Eugene, OR: University of Oregon, 1957.

First printing, 1957, paperback (taped spine), small quarto, 30pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG with ink and price written on bottom of front panel, light edge wear, faint crease to rear top corner, binding tight, text clean and unmarked. No DJ. ... more

Price: $11.20

New York: Abrams, 1989.

1989, First Abrams edition with English translation. Hardcover, large, thick folio. Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket with light fading to the spine. Book housed in the original slipcase which also shows minor fading. 542 pp. 373 full page color plates. Due to the size of this book extra... more

Price: $120.00

Zurich: Girsberger, 1955.

Hardcover with beige cloth boards, 1955, oblong quarto, 232pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG+ with hint of shelfwear to boards, binding tight, front flyleaf creased vertically at foredge, scuff to top of contents page and copyright page, otherwise text clean and unmarked. No DJ. Text in German and English. ... more

Price: $45.00

London: B.T. Batsford, 1993.

First edition, cloth hardbound in dust jacket, illustrated in color, 192 pp., clean unmarked text, book fine in near fine dust jacket. ... more

Price: $10.80

Auburn, NY: Derby & Miller, 1853.

Early edition with c. 1851 on verso. 8vo, dark brown pebbled cloth gilt, 456 pp, index, illustrated throughout. About very good with light spine and corner wear, hinges tight, mild occasional smudge marks and soil to text and endpapers. In mylar jacket. ... more

Price: $35.00

Richmond, VA: Garrett & Massie, 1932.

First edition, 1932, hardcover with decorative orange cloth boards in dust jacket, quarto, 101pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG+ with faint dampstain to bottom of boards, mild sun to tops, binding tight, gift inscription to front flyleaf, otherwise text clean and unmarked with rear endpapers creased at bottom corner. DJ... more

Price: $18.00

Los Angeles: The Cactus and Succulent Society of America, 1935.

Reprint. Hardcover. c.1935. Green cloth, gilt spine titles. 4to. 241pp. Illus. Very Good. Light general shelfwear, rubbing to edges, light soil. ... more

Price: $45.00

Los Angeles: The Cactus and Succulent Society of America, 1937.

Reprint. Hardcover. c.1937. Green cloth, gilt spine titles. 4to. 318pp. Illus. Very Good. Light general shelfwear, rubbing to edges, light soil, mild staining to boards. ... more

Price: $45.00

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1896, 1897, 1898.

Three volume complete set, hardcovers with green cloth boards, 1896, 1897, 1898, large octavos, 612pp., 643pp., and 588pp., illustrated in b&w. Books good+ with edgewear to spine ends and corners, bindings tender with all inner hinges cracked, foxing to endpapers, text unmarked but with toning throughout. No DJs. THIS HEAVY... more

Price: $80.00

New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., 1982.

First edition, 1982. Cloth hardcover in dust jacket, 208 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Very Good copy in Very Good dust jacket, light soiling or discoloration to the outer pages and the page-edges, a bit of rubbing or wear to the tips of the covers, some soiling or discoloration to... more

Price: $26.00

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