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The Basic Book of Organic Gardening

by Rodale, Robert, and Johns, Glenn F.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1975
Condition
Fine.
Edition
8th printing after 1971 1st.
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$6.50

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New York: Ballantine Book., 1975. 8th printing after 1971 1st.. Mass-market paperback. Fine.. 1 Mass-market paperback. 377 p.; 18 cm. Based on material which has appeared in Organic Gardening Magazine. Definitions; management; alternatives to insecticides; soil, compost, mulch; harvesting.
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The Weather

by Kimble, George, and Bush, Raymond

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Published
1946
Condition
Very good. Near fine. Age-toning.
Edition
1st American Pelican edition, revised. Original Pelican 1943.
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$6.00

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New York.: Pelican / Penguin., 1946. 1st American Pelican edition, revised. Original Pelican 1943.. Mass-market paperback. Very good. Near fine. Age-toning.. 1 First edition. 186 p. Mass-market paperback. Glued binding. Red page blocks. B&W center photo section. Early informative volume, revised for the American audience. Author George Kimble was the first professor of Geography at McGill University in… Read more
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The American Agriculturalist (Facsimile Reprint)

by Allen, A B (Edited by), and Allen, R L (Edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1842
Condition
Fine.
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$7.00

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New York.: Geo A. Peters, Publisher., 1842. Wraps. Fine.. 1 32 p. Downsized facsimile in brown text on pale tan paper. Stapled binding. 6x9 in. 2-column format. Illustrated masthead, and other art inside, pen&ink, brown. Subscription periodical introductory copy about agriculture in the United States, a preview of "The American Agricultural Magazine", expected to be 64 pages monthly… Read more
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The Old Farmer's Almanac 1908, Being Bissextile or Leap-Year, and (until July 4) 132d of American Independence. No. 116

by Thomas, Robert B

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Published
1907
Condition
Fair. Covers soiled. Back cover separated. Covers have random chips.
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$5.00

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Boston.: William Ware & Co., 1907. Wraps. Fair. Covers soiled. Back cover separated. Covers have random chips.. 1 56 p. Light yellow-tan paper covers, Stapled binding. 5x8 in. "Fitted for Boston, but will answer for all the New England states. Containing, besides a large number of Astronomical Calculations and the Farmer's Calendar for every month in the year,… Read more
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From Eco-Cities to Living Machines; Principles of Ecological Design

by Todd, Nancy Jack, and Todd, John

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very good. Signed by previous owner. Clean pages. Prior owner notes, 1st free end paper.
ISBN
9781556431500
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$29.00

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Berkeley CA.: North Atlantic Books., 1993. Trade paperback. Very good. Signed by previous owner. Clean pages. Prior owner notes, 1st free end paper.. 1 197 p. Light yellow paper covers, color photo illustrated, Pen&Ink artwork inside. Engineering / Technology / Sustainability. Biological design; communities; agricultural stewardship.
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Viburnums: Flowering Shrubs for Every Season

by Dirr, Michael A (Text and photos by)

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Published
2007
Condition
Fine in fine dust jacket.
ISBN
9780881928532
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$24.00

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Portland OR.: Timber Press., 2007. Hard cover. Fine in fine dust jacket.. Dirr, Bonnie L (Colored pencil drawings by).. 1 Sewn binding. Paper over boards. With dust jacket. 262 p. Contains: Illustrations, color. Audience: General/trade. Species and Cultivars; History, Nomenclature, Taxonomy; Breeding; Planting, Pruning, Fertilization, Landscape Uses; Diseases, Insects, Pests; Propagation. Appendix: Seed, Cutting, and Grafting Propagation Techniques.… Read more
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The Environmental Gardener (Plants & Gardens Series, Vol. 48 No. 1, Spring 1992)

by Marinelli, Janet (Edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1992
Condition
Fine.
Edition
Handbook #130.
ISBN
9780945352709
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$7.00

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New York.: Brooklyn Botanic Garden Record., 1992. Handbook #130.. Trade paperback. Fine.. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. Color photo paper covers. 96 p. Index. Audience: General/trade. Gardening: Recycling yard waste; Water miser's guide; Pest management; Northern New England; Streamside garden; Meadows & Hedgerows; Native gardens, metropolitan New York; South Florida; Prairie gardens; Coast of California; Desert gardens. Five… Read more
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Taylor's Guide to Trees: The Definitive, Easy-To-Use Guide to 200 of the Garden's Most Important Plants

by Roth, Susan A, and Tenenbaum, Frances (Series edited by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2001
Condition
Very good. Covers show stress top and bottom, like where book was held open.
Edition
2nd printing.
ISBN
9780618068890
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$14.00

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Boston / New York.: Houghton Mifflin., 2001. 2nd printing.. Hard cover. Very good. Covers show stress top and bottom, like where book was held open.. 1 Sewn binding. Paper over boards. 416 p. Contains: Illustrations. Taylor's Guides to Gardening. Audience: General/trade. Extensive introduction; Hardiness Zone Map; Gallery of Trees; Encyclopedia of Trees; Comprehensive Appendix: Trees and best conditions.… Read more
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Pruning Techniques (Plants & Gardens Series, Vol. 47 No. 1, Spring 1991)

by Cook, Alan D (Edited by), and Various Authors

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1994
Condition
Fine.
Edition
1991 was first.
ISBN
9780945352617
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$6.00

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New York.: Brooklyn Botanic Garden Record., 1994. 1991 was first.. Trade paperback. Fine.. 1 Trade paperback. Color photo wraparound cover. Glued binding. 96 p. 23 p. Audience: General/trade. Reasons & Seasons; Trees; Hiring a professional; Fruit trees and bushes; Evergreens; Shrubs; Pruning Tools.
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Easy Composting (Rodale's Grow-It Guides)

by Sussman, Vic

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1982
Condition
Fine.
Edition
First edition. Unabridged. 1st printed.
ISBN
9780878573851
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$14.00

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Roadie Press., 1982. First edition. Unabridged. 1st printed.. Trade paperback. Fine.. 1 Trade paperback. 135 p. Gardening: Definition of compost; Making it; Enclosures, bins; How & when to use compost; Impact on soil; Gathering materials.
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Garden Gimmicks; Charlestown NH Garden Club Edition

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Published
1953
Condition
Very good. Signed by previous owner. Age toning. Slight edge wear. Unmarked. Clean pages.
Edition
Generic contract garden book w/ local advertising sponsors.
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$12.00

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Marceline MO.: Walsworth Bros., 1953. Generic contract garden book w/ local advertising sponsors.. Spiralbound. Very good. Signed by previous owner. Age toning. Slight edge wear. Unmarked. Clean pages.. 1 134 p. Black plastic spiral binding. Covers in green and red titles, artwork. Interior page corner border graphics. 21 cm. Garden advice for indoor and outdoor flower, vegetable gardens… Read more
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Gardening with Wildflowers & Native Plants (Plants & Gardens Series, Vol. 45 No. 1, Revised Edition)

by Sawyers, Claire E (Edited by), and Various Authors

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine.
ISBN
9780945352525
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$6.00

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New York.: Brooklyn Botanic Garden Record., 1990. Trade paperback. Fine.. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. 96 p. Color photo illustrated paper covers. Audience: General/trade. Gardening: Acquiring native plants and creating a naturalistic garden; landscape design, flowering trees, shrubs, ground covers, wild flowers. Public Gardens s examples.
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The Book of Perennials

by Hottes, Alfred Carl

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1937
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Light age-toning inside. Covers clean. Binding tight.
Edition
5th edition, revised. 1923 first.
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$7.00

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New York.: The A.T. De La Mare Co., Inc., 1937. 5th edition, revised. 1923 first.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Light age-toning inside. Covers clean. Binding tight.. 1 Light blue cloth over boards. viii, 272 p. 20 cm. B&W photos and line art. Gardening with flowers: Hundreds of perennials described, with illustrations and practical language. Chapters:… Read more
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The Agricultural Development Council: A History

by Stevenson, Russell, and Locke, Virginia O.

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very good. Light cover blemishing: top corner short crash; Minor edge, lower sun-fade, front. spine.
ISBN
9780933595156
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$12.00

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Morrilton AZ.: Winrock International Institute for Agricultural Development, 1989. Trade paperback. Very good. Light cover blemishing: top corner short crash; Minor edge, lower sun-fade, front. spine.. 1 Photo illustrated front cover, border in tan. 226 p. Sepia photos. Charts. Audience: General/trade. International: The Early Years; The Mosher Era: 1957 to 1973; The Fellowship Program; The Interregional Program; Research… Read more
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The Farm as Natural Habitat: Reconnecting Food Systems with Ecosystems

by Jackson, Dana L (Edited by), and Jackson, Laura (Edited by), and Bradley, Nina Leopold (Foreword by)

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2002
Condition
Fine.
ISBN
9781559638470
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$9.00

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Washington DC.: Island Press., 2002. Trade paperback. Fine.. 1 Trade paperback. Glued binding. 312 p. Pen&Ink diagrams. Audience: General/trade. Multiple authors; Four Parts: Agriculture as Ecological Sacrifice, Restoring Nature on Farms, Ecosystem Management and Farmlands, Steps toward Agroecological Restoration. Index.
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Window Sill Gardening in Town and Country (An American Garden Guild Book)

by Crockett, James Underwood

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1958
Condition
Good in good dust jacket. Front board seam beginning to crack. Light edge soiling. Jacket has edge wear. a few short tears.
Edition
Book Club Edition.
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$5.00

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Garden City NY.: Doubleday & Company., 1958. Book Club Edition.. Hard cover. Good in good dust jacket. Front board seam beginning to crack. Light edge soiling. Jacket has edge wear. a few short tears.. 1 Black cloth, pink paper over boards. Gold spine titles, black front. 120 p. 22 cm. Color Plates, 16 p. Index. James Underwood Crockett… Read more
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Managing Healthy Sports Fields: A Guide to Using Organic Materials for Low-Maintenance and Chemical-Free Playing Fields

by Sachs, Paul D

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
2004
Condition
Very good. No dust jacket. Small patch damp stain. lower side page block.
Edition
First edition. 1s print.
ISBN
9780471472698
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$54.00

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Hoboken NJ.: John Wiley & Sons., 2004. First edition. 1s print.. Hard cover. Very good. No dust jacket. Small patch damp stain. lower side page block.. 1 Glossy photo illustrated paper over boards. 244 p. Black & white photos, graphs, charts. Resources. Glossary. Index. Audience: General/trade. Chapters: The Soil Ecosystems; Fertility; Compost; Analysis; Pests; Cultural Practices; Simplicity Versus… Read more
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The Cultivation of Vegetables and Flowers

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Condition
Fine.
Edition
No date; circa 1930s.
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$8.00

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Goldwater NY.: Joseph Harris Co., Inc.. No date; circa 1930s.. Trade paperback. Fine.. 1 33 p. Green cardstock paper covers. Black titles and text. Stapled binding. Fine print. Organized by category of plants including herbs, small fruits, flowers. The Joseph Harris Company at Moreton Farm in Coldwater NY is a group of Seed Growers. Comprehensive list with advice… Read more
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Culture of Sugarcane for Sugar Production in the Mississippi Delta (Agriculture Handbook No. 417)

by Breaux, R. D., and Matherne, R.J., and Millhollon, R.W., and United States Agricultural Research Service

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very good. Light wear. Aging. Lower page rippling, no staining, no odor.
Edition
U.S. Government Printing Office.
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$6.00

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Washington DC.: United States Department of Agriculture., 1971. U.S. Government Printing Office.. Trade paperback. Very good. Light wear. Aging. Lower page rippling, no staining, no odor.. 1 Light green card stock; black titles. Stapled binding. Glossy text paper. iv, 43 p. 24 cm. Maps, Graphs, Tables, B&W photos. Literature cited. From Preface: This handbook summarizes information on U.S.… Read more
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How to Eat Better and Spend Less: A Complete Guide to Vegetable Gardening

by Rice, Eddy

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Hedgehog's Whimsey Books
Published
1974
Condition
Very good in very good dust jacket. Near fine; light top page block soiling. Minor jacket edge wear. Front: small price sticker
Edition
First edition. 1st printing.
ISBN
9780879093464
Item Price
$11.00

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Reston VA.: Reston Publishing / Prentice Hall., 1974. First edition. 1st printing.. Hard cover. Very good in very good dust jacket. Near fine; light top page block soiling. Minor jacket edge wear. Front: small price sticker residue.. Culfogienis, Angeline V (Jacket design by).. 1 Bright green faux leather over boards. Darker green titles, front, spine. Jacket artwork in… Read more
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