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  • Topic: Horticulture & Gardening

Matches 1-20 of 173

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: $28.00

San Francisco: Passenger Department / Southern Pacific Co., 1914.

1914, Softcover, in original tan wraps with green and brown illustrations. 32 pp. Illustrated throughout with green tinted photos. Very Good copy. Chipping along the edges of the wraps; Fine, clean contents, sound binding. ... more

Price: $25.00

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

New York: German Kali Works, ca. 1900.

ca. 1900 Softcover 12mo, 32pp. Lovely red pictorial wrappers with light pencilling to the rear panel. Contents illustrated and in very good condition, light shelfwear to exterior. A charming book about growing strawberries. ... more

Price: $40.00

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

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

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

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

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: 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

New York: A. O. Moore, 1858.

1858, later printing. 216 pp., plus ads. Hardcover, original green cloth binding with gilt title and design. 25 illustrations. A Very Good copy. Light wear and fading to the spine. Clean contents; though pages are starting to fade. Sound binding. ... more

Price: $40.00

Monroe, VA: Tom Burford, 2004.

2004, revised edition. Softcover, comb binding, in Near Fine condition, with light shelf wear. ... more

Price: $30.00

Philadelphia: Dorrance, 1964.

161 pp. A near fine copy in green cloth. Dust jacket is very good+. Minor corner and edgewear of boards. Upper edge of front DJ shows some water staining. Also edgewear, including chipping at head and foot of DJ spine, and light soil of DJ. DJ is price-clipped. Insides fine;... more

Price: $10.00

Blacksburg, VA: Mcdonald And Woodward Publishing Company, 1995.

Softcover. c.1995. 4to. 326pp. Illus. Near Fine. Mild wear, mild soil to edges of text block. ... more

Price: $65.00

New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1911.

First Edition. c.1911. Hardcover. Green cloth, gilt edge. 12mo. 360pp. Near Fine. Light general wear, previous owner's bookplate on rear pastedown, rear endpaper slightly shaken. ... more

Price: $25.00

LondonLondon: The Studio, 1926,

Good. Quarto, cloth, exlibrary with rebinding in library buckram, moderate general binding soil, numbering on spine, bookplate on flyleaf, stamps to first blank and title page including perforated stamp on title page, text clean and unmarked, no pocket or slip. Binding is Cloth. ... more

Price: $10.80

Floral Park, NY: Mayflower Publishing Co., 1901.

October 1901 issue of the Mayflower, a periodical "devoted to the cultivation of Flowers and Plants, Fruits, Vegetables, and to Gardening and Home Adornment in general". Wonderfully illustrated with flowers and period advertisments. Color wrappers in very good condition with light tanning and some dust soil to rear wrap. Contents... more

Price: $40.00

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