Category: Gardening


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Flowers of William Morris

By: Baker, Derek

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Barn Elms Publishing, 2001

Profusely illustrated in color. A discussion of Morris' own gardens and his use of flowers in his designs. Decorative endpapers. View more info

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The Gardener's Surprise

By: Balzaetti, Carla; Wimmer, Sonja (illustrator)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Madrid, Cuento de Luz, 2014

Overflowing with imagination and illustrations that capture all of the beauty of the world of flowers, "The Gardener's Surprise" is a moving story about the importance of our beliefs in our daily lives, as well as a celebration of personal passions as excellent ways of achieving happiness. View more info

The Gardener's Second Year

By: Bates, Alfred

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Longman's, Green & Co, 1937

278 pages, indexed, b&w line drawings. Very useful discussions of planning and preparing a garden site. Clean, unmarked and firmly bound in green cloth. View more info

Linnea's Windowsill Garden

By: Bjork, Christina; Anderso, Lena; Sandin, Joan (translator

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, R & S Books; Farrar, Strauss and Giroux, 1988

Edition: First American Edition, 1st Printing

Linnea tells readers about her orange tree, shows how to take a cutting from a Busy Lizzie, and how to trim an avocado plant, in this fascinating exploration of her indoor garden. Two-color illustrations throughout. View more info

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How Plants Are Trained to Work for Man, 8 Volumes Complete

By: Burbank, Luther

Price: $270.00

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier & Son Company, 1921

Each volume unmarked, firmly bound, frontis illustration with printed tissue guard. Illustrated with many color photographic plates.Illustrated endpapers. Brown binding with gold lettering and decoration on the spines. Corners are sharp, top edges gilt. Titles are: Plant Breeding, Grafting and Budding, Fruit Improvement, Small Fruits, Gardening, Useful Plants, Flowers, Trees Biography Index. View more info

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The Four Season Farm Gardner's Cookbook

By: Damrosch, Barbara; Coleman, Eliot

Price: $22.95

Publisher: New York, Workman, 2013

485 pages, color photography throughout. 120 recipes plus lots of discussion about food and how to grow it. View more info

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The Rhododendron Species Vol. II : Elepidotes (Arboreum-Lactaeum)

By: Davidian, H. H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, U.S.A., Timber Press, Incorporated, 1989

159 color photographs in 48 plates, 7 b&w photographs, 48 line drawings, 3 maps. 344 pages. View more info

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Natural Shade Garden

By: Druse, Ken

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Clarkson Potter, 1992

280 pages, full-color photography throughout. This is a comprehensive and beautiful book to give you inspriation and assistance in planning and maintaining a shade garden. Jacket is price-clipped and now protected in mylar, otherwise the book is as new with an unobtrusive remainder mark near the top headband. View more info

Gertrude Jekyll A Vision of Garden and Wood

By: Jekyll, Gertrude; Tankard, Judith B.; Van Valkenburgh, Michael R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Sagapress, 1989

Edition: First printing

148 pp., indexed, published to coincide with an exhibition of the same name. B&W photograhs with commentary. Unmarked with a breath of edgewear. View more info

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Tasha Tudor's Garden

By: Martin, Tovah

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Houghton Mifflin Company, 1994

Edition: First printing

Lovely celebration of Tasha Tudor's style of gardening, illustrated throughout with color photos. Arranged by the seasons. Bound in sage green cloth with gold lettering on the spine. As new. Writer and illustrator of more than 75 beloved children's books, Tasha Tudor lives a 19th-century lifestyle in the gardens surrounding her hand-hewn house. In this gorgeous book, garden writer Tovah Martin and photographer Richard Brown take readers into the magical gardens called... View more info

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Garden Open today

By: Nichols, Beverley; McLaren, William (illustrator)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton, 1965

Edition: Book Club

252 pages, illustrated in b&w, decorated endpapers. Front hingecracked, pages unmarked. View more info

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Manual of Vegetable Plants

By: Tillinghast, Isaac F.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Factoryville, Pa, Tillinghast Brothers, 1878

4 3/4" x 7", 102 pages plus an ad in the back. Unmarked, clean and tightly bound. "containing the experiences of the author in starting all those kinds of vegetables which are most difficult for a novice to produce from seeds with the best methods known for combating and repelling noxious insects, and preventing the diseases to which garden vegtables are subject." View more info

Container Gardening

By: Toogood, Alan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Smithmark Publishers, Incorporated, 1991

Guide to containers and combinations. Illustrated in color. Includes section on fruits and vegtables. View more info

From Dis's Garden: a Sentimental Survey of a Poet's Corner, the Shakespeare Garden of Cleveland

By: Weidenthal, Leo

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cleveland , Ohio, Weidenthal Company, 1926

70 pages, b&w photographs throughout, unmarked. Jacket has wear along edges, now protected in mylar. View more info

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Therapeutic Gardens: Design for Healing Spaces

By: Winterbottom, Daniel (Author), Wagenfeld, Amy (Author

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Timber Press, 2015

More than ever before, landscape architects, garden designers, and healthcare professionals are asked to create gardens that meet the physical, psychological, emotional, and social needs of a wide range of user groups. Landscape architect Daniel Winterbottom and occupational therapist Amy Wagenfeld present a collaborative approach that successfully translates the principles of therapeutic design into practice. Using examples from around the world, this practical guide de... View more info