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Edible Leaves of the Tropics

Edible Leaves of the Tropics

by Martin, Franklin W. ; Ruberte, Ruth M.

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Published
1975
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Mayaguez, Puerto Rico: Antillian College Press. Very Good; Covers worn, gift inscription on inside front cover.. 1975. Softcover. vii, 235pp. Many photos. Signed by author Franklin W. Martin on the title page. References, list of tropical plants with edible leaves, index to species. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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John Cage:  A Mycological Foray: Variations on Mushrooms

John Cage: A Mycological Foray: Variations on Mushrooms

by Cage, John; Long, Lois; Smith, Alexander H.

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Published
2020
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Softcover
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9781733622004
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Los Angeles: Atelier Editions. Very Good; Slipcase sunned.. 2020. Softcover. 1733622004 . One of 4500 copies. Two softcover books in printed cardboard slipcase. First volume contains Music Lovers' Field Companion, Where the Whippoorwill Sound and Morel Lay, and Mushrooms et Variationes, with photos of the late Cage and his mycological writings. Second volume reprints a book of lithographs and text… Read more about this item
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Gardens in History:  A Political Perspective

Gardens in History: A Political Perspective

by Wickham, Louise

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Used - Very Good; Covers rubbed.
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First Printing
Published
2012
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Softcover
ISBN
9781905119431
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Oxford, UK: Windgather Press. Very Good; Covers rubbed.. 2012. First Printing. Softcover. 1905119437 . viii, 280pp. Black and white and color photographs, bibliography, and index. Gardens in History: A Political Perspective examines the creation of gardens and designed landscapes over the last five millennia throughout the world. It takes a new approach by looking at why they were built, through… Read more about this item
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The Baroque Landscape:  Andre Le Notre and Vaux Le Vicomte

The Baroque Landscape: Andre Le Notre and Vaux Le Vicomte

by Brin, Michael

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First American Edition; First Printing
Published
2004
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Hardcover
ISBN
9780847826063
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NY: Rizzoli. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2004. First American Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0847826066 . Forewords, black and white and color photos, glossary, notes, bibliography, and credits. A beautifully photographed landscape and architectural study. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages .
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Oaks and Oak Woods

Oaks and Oak Woods

by Tansley, A. G.

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First Edition
Published
1952
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Hardcover
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London: Methuen and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Pages and spine toned, bookstore stamp on . rear pastedown endpaper.. 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Illustrated boards. Many illustrations by Phyllida Lumsden, including four color plates. Discusses life cycle, soils, parasites, use of oak, and properties of oak woods. ; Field Study Books; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 50 pages… Read more about this item
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Red Alder:  A Bibliography, with Abstracts

Red Alder: A Bibliography, with Abstracts

by Heebner, Charles F. ; Heebner, Mary Jane

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Published
1983
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Softcover
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Portland, OR: US Department of Agriculture. Very Good; Covers lightly worn.. 1983. First Printing. Softcover. Abstract, acknowledgments. Lists 661 references to world literature through May 1978 containing information about red alder. (from the abstract). ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 186 pages .
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The English Rococo Garden

The English Rococo Garden

by Symes, Michael

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Edition
Second Printing
Published
2005
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Softcover
ISBN
9780747806257
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Princes Risborough, England: Shire Publications. Very Good. 2005. Second Printing. Softcover. 074780625X . Black and white and color photos, further reading list, gardens to visit list, and index. This book relates the components of the rococo garden to movements in art, architecture, sculpture and porcelain that have developed in Britain and in Europe, and it shows that the rococo approach… Read more about this item
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The Euphorbia Journal, Volume I

The Euphorbia Journal, Volume I

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Used - Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.
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Second Printing
Published
1983
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Hardcover
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Mill Valley, CA: Strawberry Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.. 1983. Second Printing. Hardcover. Black cloth binding. Many color photos of various species of these succulents. Articles. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 130 pages .
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The English Landscape Garden

The English Landscape Garden

by Hadfield, Miles

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Edition
Second Edition
Published
1997
Binding
Softcover
ISBN
9780852639191
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Princes Risborough, England: Shire Publications. Very Good. 1997. Second Edition. Softcover. 0852639198 . Black and white and color photos, further reading list, gardens to visit list, and index. A study of this classic garden aesthetic, its pioneers, designers, and most notable examples. Number 3 in the Shire Garden History series. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 72 pages .
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The Countryside in Question

The Countryside in Question

by Newby, Howard

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Used - Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed.
Edition
First Paperback Edition
Published
1988
Binding
Softcover
ISBN
9780091729455
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London: Hutchinson. Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed.. 1988. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0091729459 . viii, 152pp. Black and white photos, further reading list. This book looks at farming and how its future is threatened by measures to cut food surpluses. It looks at our villages and asks if they can survive as viable communities. (from the rear… Read more about this item
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Theme Park Landscapes:  Antecedents and Variations

Theme Park Landscapes: Antecedents and Variations

by Young, Terence (editor) ; Riley, Robert (editor)

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Edition
First Printing
Published
2002
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780884022855
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Washington, DC: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.. 2002. First Printing. Hardcover. 0884022854 . Green cloth. Black and white photos and illustrations, notes, contributors list, and index. This volume's authors examine current and past, private and public, obviously and subtly themed landscapes in Asia, Europe, and North America. (from the… Read more about this item
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The Afterlife of Gardens

The Afterlife of Gardens

by Hunt, John Dixon

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First Printing
Published
2004
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Hardcover
ISBN
9781861892188
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London: Reaktion Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 2004. First Printing. Hardcover. 1861892187 . Green cloth. Black and white photos, references, acknowledgments, and index. The Afterlife of Gardens examines the ways that gardens have been experienced and how these experiences have been recorded noting the different kinds of movement within gardens, from the strolling pedestrians to… Read more about this item
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Gentleman Gardeners:  The Men Who Created the English Landscape Garden

Gentleman Gardeners: The Men Who Created the English Landscape Garden

by Mowl, Timothy

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Edition
Later Printing
Published
2010
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Softcover
ISBN
9780750937689
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Gloucestershire, UK: The History Press. Very Good. 2010. Later Printing. Softcover. 0750937688 . xiv, 218pp. Acknowledgements, maps, black and white illustrations and photos, color illustrations and photos, notes, select bibliography, and index. Development in garden style came about through the interaction between the garden owners, who had a vision of what these gardens might become, and the professionals who had… Read more about this item
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Chemical Gardening for the Amateur:  Gardening Without Soil Made Easy

Chemical Gardening for the Amateur: Gardening Without Soil Made Easy

by Connors, Charles H. ; Tiedjens, Victor A.

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Used - Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn.
Published
1940
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Hardcover
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NY: William H. Wise & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn.. 1940. Hardcover. Decorative black cloth binding. Many photos. Describes ways of growing plants in soil-less mediums. Index, glossary. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 255 pages .
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The Language of Flowers

The Language of Flowers

by Greenaway, Kate

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Used - Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket toned.
Edition
Reprint
Published
N.D.
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780517221754
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NY: Avenel Books. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket toned.. N.D.. Reprint. Hardcover. 0517221756 . Circa 1980s facsimile reprint of Kate Greenaway's delightful decording of the language of flowers, first published in 1884. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 80 pages .
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Old Farms:  An Illustrated Guide

Old Farms: An Illustrated Guide

by Vince, John

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Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Published
1983
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Softcover
ISBN
9780719539787
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NY: Schocken Books. Very Good; Covers lightly sunned and worn, edges foxed.. 1983. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 0719539781 . Profusely illustrated guide to various kinds of tools and structures associated with various aspects of farm life, from beekeeping to spades. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages .
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Logging:  Principles and Practices

Logging: Principles and Practices

by Brown, Nelson Courtlandt

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Used - Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and waterstained at spine, owner name on front pastedown, red penciled annotations to fir
Edition
Fourth Printing
Published
1946
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Hardcover
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NY: John Wiley & Sons. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and waterstained at spine, owner . name on front pastedown, red penciled annotations to first fifty pages of . text.. 1946. Fourth Printing. Hardcover. xvii, 284pp, index, bibliography, photos. Green cloth binding. Introductory textbook on principles and practices of logging in the US and Canada. ; 8vo 8"… Read more about this item
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The Wissahickon

The Wissahickon

by Daly, T..

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Published
1922
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Hardcover
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Philadelphia: Garden Club of Philadelphia. Good with no dust jacket; Brown stain on front boards and top corner of . text block.. 1922. Hardcover. Green cloth with printed labels on front boards and spine. Illustrations by Pullinger. Description of Wissahickon, the first botanical garden in the United States. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 81 pages .
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Our Wild Orchids:  Trails and Portraits
More Photos

Our Wild Orchids: Trails and Portraits

by Morris, Frank; Eames, Edward A.

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Used - Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine rubbed, owner name on front flyleaf.
Edition
First Edition
Published
1929
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Hardcover
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NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine rubbed, owner name on front flyleaf.. 1929. First Edition. Hardcover. xxxi, 464pp. Green cloth binding. Foreword by Oakes Ames. Descriptions of the species within the four tribes of orchids found in North America: Lady Slipper, Eyebrow Orchid, Bird's Nest Orchid, and Tree Orchid. Black and white photos, and a… Read more about this item
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Vegetable Lore, Volume 1

Vegetable Lore, Volume 1

by Fuld, Maurice

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Published
1918
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Softcover
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NY: Self Published. Very Good; Boards worn, endpapers lightly foxed.. 1918. Softcover. Twelve issues (July 1917 - June 1918) of this monthly vegetable gardening magazine. Bound as Volume 1, containing 96pp + index in cloth-backed, illustrated paper-covered boards secured by two brass brads. Printed in green ink on off-white paper with many engravings of vegetables. Seasonal advice on planning and… Read more about this item
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