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Hormones and Horticulture: The Use of Special Chemicals in the Control of Plant Growth

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Hormones and Horticulture: The Use of Special Chemicals in the Control of Plant Growth

by Avery, George S. And Elizabeth B. Johnson

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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New York: McGraw-Hill, 1947. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Good. In collaboration with Ruth M. Addoms and Betty F. Thomson. "The authors of this significant contribution to botanical and horticultural science present the first volume to cover the important new field of the use of chemicals involving hormones in the control of plant growth." Buckram cloth boards with maroon spine label and gilt lettering. Inscribed and signed by George Avery on front free endpaper. Only fault is foxing on top and fore edge. Dj has chips, tears, edgewear, and minor soiling. In protective jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Hermit Hill Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
2123
Title
Hormones and Horticulture: The Use of Special Chemicals in the Control of Plant Growth
Author
Avery, George S. And Elizabeth B. Johnson
Format/binding
Hard Cover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
McGraw-Hill
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1947
Keywords
Botany, Science
Bookseller catalogs
Agriculture, Gardening, Back-to-the-land; Science / Technology;

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Hermit Hill Books is a brick-and-mortar store, located in Poultney, Vermont, home of Green Mountain College. We have a large collection of used, out-of-print, collectible books. Our "staff" includes Harriet, a large, friendly white-and-calico cat, and Tucker, a knowledgeable Welsh Corgi. Shop hours are Tuesday - Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Member of the Vermont Antiquarian Booksellers Association (VABA).

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