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Wall and Water Gardens
Wall and Water Gardens
by Gertrude Jekyll
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1901. Octavo, 15 x 23.5 cm, 177pp. Bound in full blue cloth stamped in gilt. Title page printed in red and black; black-and-white illustration plates throughout. Binding lightly worn; pages toned. A few pages torn at... (read more)

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The History of Garden Design: The Western Tradition from the Renaissance to the Present Day
The History of Garden Design: The Western Tradition from the Renaissance to the Present Day
by Monique Mosser and Georges Teyssot
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(London): Thames & Hudson, (1991) Large 4to., 543pp. Full green cloth over boards, illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated throughout with black & white drawings, photos & reproductions. Color plates. Small amount of staining to bottom edge of textbock, not... (read more)

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Flora of the Sudan, together with, Flowering Plants of the Northern and Central Sudan. 2 volumes 1st Edition
Flora of the Sudan, together with, Flowering Plants of the Northern and Central Sudan. 2 volumes 1st Edition
by A.F. Broun and R.E. Massey and Grace M. Crowfoot
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London: Thomas Murby & Co. 1929; Leominster: Orphans' Printing Press 1929. 2 volumes published separately 125x183mm and 140x220mm respectively. Vol 1: 502pp. Vol 2: xxv text pages w/ map 171 plates (6 photographic) Wear to cloth foxing to prelims; pencil... (read more)

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Soma: Divine Mushroom of Immortality
Soma: Divine Mushroom of Immortality
by R. Gordon Wasson
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New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, no date [1968] 8vo., xiii, (381)pp. Full blue cloth over boards, pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated throughout with black & white reproduction, color photos, maps. Lacking the slipcase. Binding lightly worn, edges of... (read more)

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Sylvan Sketches; Or, a Companion to the Park and the Shrubbery
Sylvan Sketches; Or, a Companion to the Park and the Shrubbery
by Elizabeth Kent
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London: Taylor and Hessey, 1825. Octavo, 13.5 x 21.5 cm, 408pp. First edition. Bound in contemporary calf, rebacked retaining original boards and endpapers, with gilt-stamped morocco spine label, all edges marbled. Boards rubbed and worn at extremities... (read more)

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Sudan Grasses
Sudan Grasses
by R. E. Massey
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Khartoum: McCorquodale & Co (1926). 8vo size 1/4 green cloth light green printed paper over boards 58 numbered pages 18 plates of line drawings. Chip to head and tail of spine some soiling to covers. Printed for the Sudan Government Department of... (read more)

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Manual of the Flowering Plants of Hawai'i, 2 Volumes
Manual of the Flowering Plants of Hawai'i, 2 Volumes
by Warren L. Wagner and Derral R. Herbst and S.H. Sohmer
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(Honolulu): University of Hawai'i Press, (1990). 2 volumes, octavo, 16 x 24 cm. Gray cloth over boards stamped in silver. Map endpapers. Pictorial dust jackets. Illustrated throughout with black & white line drawings. Small stain to the bottom edge of... (read more)

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Le Tabac: Origine, Histoire, Classification, Chimie, Culture, Recolte, Genetique: 3 Volumes
Le Tabac: Origine, Histoire, Classification, Chimie, Culture, Recolte, Genetique: 3 Volumes
by Guillaume Capus
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Paris Societe d'Editions Geographiques Maritimes et Coloniales 1929. Additional authors Leulliot Fernand and Foex Etienne. 3 vols 8vo. soiled clay-colored cloth. V.1 has 2 tear tospine V.3 has 1/2 tear. Diagrams fold charts plates.Vol 1 Origine Histoire... (read more)

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The Octavo Nature-Printed British Ferns: Being Figures and Descriptions of the Species and Varieties of Ferns Found in the United Kingdom, 2 Volumes
The Octavo Nature-Printed British Ferns: Being Figures and Descriptions of the Species and Varieties of Ferns Found in the United Kingdom, 2 Volumes
by Thomas Moore
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London: Bradbury and Evans, 1859. 2 volumes, octavo, 16.5 x 25 cm. First edition. Bound in original red cloth stamped in gilt and decorated in blind. Each volume has a section of color plates with tissue guards at rear. The bindings are quite worn with... (read more)

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Intermountain Flora: Vascular Plants of the Intermountain West, U.S.A., Volume Three, Part A: Subclass Rosidae (except Fabales)
Intermountain Flora: Vascular Plants of the Intermountain West, U.S.A., Volume Three, Part A: Subclass Rosidae (except Fabales)
by Arthur Cronquist
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Bronx: The New York Botanical Garden, 1997. 19.5 x 27.5 cm, 446pp. Bound in orange cloth stamped in black. Boards slightly bowed; light shelf-wear to the lower edge of the text block. Good condition. DJM... (read more)

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Seed Pathology, 2 Volumes
Seed Pathology, 2 Volumes
by Paul Neergaard
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New York: John Wiley & Sons, (1977). 2 volumes in slipcase, 16.5 x 25 cm. Bound in green cloth stamped in gilt, in matching green cloth-covered slipcase. Bindings lightly worn at the edges; spines faded and pulling concave from the weight of the text... (read more)

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Toxicants of Plant Origin, Volume I: Alkaloids
Toxicants of Plant Origin, Volume I: Alkaloids
by Peter R. Cheeke
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Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, Inc., (1989). Quarto, 18 x 26 cm, 335pp. Bound in brown faux leather stamped in gilt and black. Binding lightly rubbed. Near fine condition. JI/djm... (read more)

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Intermountain Flora: Vascular Plants of the Intermountain West, U.S.A., Volume Two, Part B: Subclass Dilleniidae
Intermountain Flora: Vascular Plants of the Intermountain West, U.S.A., Volume Two, Part B: Subclass Dilleniidae
by Noel H. Holmgren and Patricia K. Holmgren and Arthur Cronquist
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In what is actually the seventh published part of the series, this volume describes 17 plant families, 119 genera, 464 species, and numerous varietiessome of which occur in the Pacific Northwest as well as in the Intermountain region. Family... (read more)

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Bonsai Techniques for Satsuki
Bonsai Techniques for Satsuki
by John Y. Naka and Richard K. Ota and Kenko Rokkaku
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No place: Ota Bonsai Nursery (1979). Quarto, 21.5 x 28 cm, 141pp. Trade paperback. Wrappers rubbed and lightly worn; pages lightly toned; light soiling to the text block edges. Good condition. JC... (read more)

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Gasterias of South Africa: A New Revision of a Major Succulent Group
Gasterias of South Africa: A New Revision of a Major Succulent Group
by Ernst J. van Jaarsveld
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(Vlaeberg): Fernwood Press, (1995). 24 x 31 cm, 96pp. Second printing. Bound in orange paper over boards, spine and front board stamped in gilt; illustrations throughout in black & white and color. Boards lightly edgeworn; dust jacket lightly toned along... (read more)

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Intermountain Flora: Vascular Plants of the Intermountain West, U.S.A., Volume 5: Asterales
Intermountain Flora: Vascular Plants of the Intermountain West, U.S.A., Volume 5: Asterales
by Arthur Cronquist
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Bronx: The New York Botanical Garden, 1994. 19.5 x 27.5 cm, 496pp. Bound in orange cloth stamped in black. Light soiling to the edges of the boards; upper rear corner bumped; some light shelf wear to the lower edge of the text block. Very Good condition.... (read more)

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A Complete Manual for the Cultivation of the Cranberry
A Complete Manual for the Cultivation of the Cranberry
by B. Eastwood
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New York: C. M. Saxton, Barker & Co., 1860 Small 8vo., 120pp. Period full cloth stamped in blind, gilt to spine. Complete with extra engraved title page & 9 plates. All illustrations are black & white. Boards lightly rubbed & soiled, extremities darkened.... (read more)

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Intermountain Flora: Vascular Plants of the Intermountain West, U.S.A, Volume Three, Part B: Fabales
Intermountain Flora: Vascular Plants of the Intermountain West, U.S.A, Volume Three, Part B: Fabales
by Arthur Cronquist
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Bronx: The New York Botanical Garden, 1989. 19.5 x 27.5 cm, 279pp. Bound in orange cloth stamped in black. Binding lightly rubbed and soiled at extremities; upper corners bumped. Good condition. DJM... (read more)

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The Badianus Manuscript (Codex Barberini, Latin 241), Vatican Library: An Aztec Herbal of 1552
The Badianus Manuscript (Codex Barberini, Latin 241), Vatican Library: An Aztec Herbal of 1552
by Emily Walcott Emmart
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More for Your Garden 1st Edition
More for Your Garden 1st Edition
by Vita Sackville-West
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