NY: American Book, (1892). Small 8vo, pp. 224. Illustrated with drawings of leaves and seeds. Includes identification keys for each species. Ex llibrary, little foxing toward ends., o/w VG.
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NP (England?): 1912. Small 8vo, 22 leaves, title in red and black. Bound in full green morocco by C. Fox of London, a bit rubbed, spine little darkened. A nice clean copy.
NY: MacMillan, 1928. New edition. Three volumes. Small 4to, pp. 3639. Index. "Illustrated with colored plates, four thousand engravings in the text, and ninety-six full-page cuts." Edges a little soiled, some slight foxing, o/w VG tight volumes in worn djs.
NY: MacMillan, (1960). New edition, 18th printing. Three volumes. Small 4to, pp. 3639. Index. "Illustrated with colored plates, four thousand engravings in the text, and ninety-six full-page cuts." Edges slightly soiled, o/w VG tight volumes in little chipped and worn djs. Very heavy.
NY: Macmillan, 1941. Reissue of the 1934 edn. 8vo, pp. 292. VG. An encyclopedia of gardening subjects and plant descriptions.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, (1961). 8vo, pp. 288. Illustrated, some in color.A good, tight copy. A book on home greenhouses and the plants that can be grown in them, by the original host of The Victory Garden TV program.
NY: Knopf, 1969. First Edition. 8vo, pp. 257,viii. Illustrated with drawings. Cover slightly soiled, Owner's bookplate on pastedown, o/w VG. All facets of house-plant culture.
NY: Knopf, 1969. Miller, Grambs. First Edition. 8vo, pp. 257, viii. Illustrated with drawings by Grambs Miller. Paper over bords with cloth spine. Slight moisture staining at bottom edge of leaves, o/w a VG tight copy in price-clipped and slightly chipped dj. All facets of house-plant culture.
NY: Scribner's, 1943. First Edition. 8vo, pp. 239. Illustrated with photographs. Ex library. VG.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1932. First edn. Illustrated. 8vo, pp. 252. Spine little worn, o/w VG. Garden planning and the planting and care of annuals, perennials, shrubs and trees. Illustrated with drawings and photographs.
NY: Hawthorn, (1972). Book Club Edition. 8vo, pp. 308. Illustrated A nice copy in worn dj. How to grow more than 1,ooo houseplants, including some exotics.
San Francisco: Ortho, (1987). Second printing. 4to, pp. 352. Illustrated with color photographs, drawings and plans. Cover slightly scuffed, o/w a nice copy.
NY: Criterion Books, (1954). 8vo, pp. 143. Index. Illustrated with several black-and-white photographs, color frontis. Green cloth. Owner's name and address on flyleaf. Edges slightly spotted, edges of cover little rubbed, but a nice copy in chipped and scuffed dj.
NY: Hawthorn, (1967). Book club edn. Large 8vo, pp. 240. Illustrated with drawings and photos in black and white. A nice copy in little worn dj. Detailed descriptions for growing some 400 varieties of plants from seed.
London: Groombridge, 1880. 8vo, pp. 272 + adv. Illustrated with folding 6 colored floral plates and many wood engravings. Binding little loose internally, but a very nice clean copy. Hibberd (1825-1890) was the editor of the Floral World and later became connected with the Gardener's Magazine. He was a man...
London: Country Life, 1908. First Edition. 8vo, pp. x, 110, plus publisher's catalog. Index. Illustrated wtih photographs and drawings. Green cloth, stamped in gilt. A little foxing throughout, owner's name on flyleaf, very small piece missing from corner of one leaf. cover little worn at corners and spine, o/w VG...
Primavera Press, 1934. 8vo, pp. 195. 1/500 copies. Boards covered withg floral-print paper jacket with labels pasted on. Jacket somewhat soiled and worn, interior almost loose from cover, but in VG condition. Some staining on blank where a clipping had been laid in, small tear in flyleaf. A meditation on...
NY: Holt, (1996). First Edition. Large 8vo, pp. 160. Illustrated with color photographs. Fine in very slightly chipped dj. Ways of using perennials in a more informal, natural way.
NY: Viking, (1971). Book Club edition. 8vo, pp. 269.Illustrated. Owner's bookplate on flyleaf, o/w a nice copy in little faded and worn dj. Covers some vegetables, as well as the usual flower and foliage plants. Information on lighting, fertilizer, etc.
London: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1847. First Edition. 8vo, pp. xx, 372 + adv. Bound in blind stamped green cloth (faded patch on the rear cover, spine little faded) o/w a fine copy. Jane Loudon (1807-1858) was an early writer of science fiction, who after the death of her...
London: Batsford and NY; Scribner, (1926). Fifth edition. Quarto, pp. 440. Illustrated throughout with B & W and color photographs. Bound in green cloth stamped in gilt, a fine copy. from Wikipedia: Thomas Hayton Mawson (5 May 1861 – 14 November 1933), known as T. H. Mawson, was a British...
Garden City, NY: Doubleday Page, 1927. The Nature Library. 8vo, pp. 311. Spine and corners of cover little worn, o/w a nice copy. Flowers and some shrubs listed by bloom period, with culture notes and 48 illustrations in full color.
London: Hulton, (1955). First Edition. 8vo, pp. 384. Indexed notes. With 150 photographs and diagrams. Light green cloth. Slight foxing throughout, cover little stained, and lightly scuffed at edges, o/w a VG tight copy. Has good instructions on culture, with photos or diagrams of techniques.
London: Charles Knight, 1840. First Edition. 12mo, pp. 409 + adv. aeg, Illustrated with four hand colored plates. Names on end papers. Bound in red cloth stamped in gilt, marginal water staining on the rear ep and along the top edge for the last few pages. A very good clean...
London: Charles Knight, 1838. First Edition. 12mo, pp xii, 324. aeg, Illustrated, frontis colored by hand. Bound in drab cloth stamped in gilt, A very good clean copy. A botanist, born in Kent, Pratt (1806-1893) formed an extensive herbarium and made sketches which later formed the illustrations for her books...