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cover of Zen in the Art of Flower Arrangement.

Zen in the Art of Flower Arrangement.

by Herrigel, Gustie L.

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Published
1958
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Newton Centre MA Charles T. Branford Company, 1958, hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in U.S. -- An introduction to the spirit of the Japanese art of flower arrangement. With foreword by Daisetz T. Suzuki. Black-and-white drawings. Translated from German by R.F.C. Hull. -- Hardcover, 124 pages. Condition: very good (owner name; faint spotting top-edge) with FAIR-only dust jacket (one-third… Read more
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Frederick Law Olmsted; Designing the American Landscape.

by Beveridge, Charles E.; Paul Rocheleau

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Published
1998
ISBN
9780789302281
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New York Universe, 1998, paperback. Profusely illustrated with color photos. Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 9780789302281
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Edible Wild Plants of Pennsylvania and Neighboring States.

by Medve, Richard J.; Mary Lee Medve

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Published
1990
ISBN
9780271006970
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£24.18

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University Park Pennsylvania State University Press, 1990, paperback. With botanical line drawings. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 0271006978
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cover of The Fundamentals of Fruit Production.

The Fundamentals of Fruit Production.

by Gardner, Victor Ray

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Published
1952
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New York McGraw-Hill, 1952, hardcover. First printing of the third edition. Includes tables, maps, photos. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, no jacket.
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cover of The Wood Book.

The Wood Book.

by Hough, Romeyn Beck

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Published
2002
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New York Taschen, 2002, hardcover. Reprint edition of: The American Woods (1888-1913, 1928). Parallel texts in English, German, and French. The work began with three sections (cross, radial, tangental) taken from one of the 349 species pictured in this book, full color, each with description, habitat, use, etc. -- Hardcover, 860 pages, printed on heavy glossy paper, 7x9.5x2.4 inches.… Read more
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Tales of an Empty Cabin.

by Wa-Sha-Quon-Asin (Grey Owl)

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Published
1998
ISBN
9781552630303
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£11.28

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Toronto Key Porter Books, 1998, paperback. Reprint edition, this book was originally published 1936, and remains a classic of the Canadian natural world in a simpler time. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 1552630307
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cover of This Hill, This Valley.

This Hill, This Valley.

by Borland, Hal

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Published
1957
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Philadelphia Lippincott, 1957, hardcover. Borland writes in his lovely prose of, for example, watching a song sparrow "flirting its tail" on a swaying osier branch tip, in his Connecticut valley. Drawings by Peter Marks. -- Ephemera are laid in, including a poem "February" by Borland. -- Hardcover. Condition: near fine, with very good, unclipped dust jacket (spine a… Read more
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cover of Translations from the Siamese.

Translations from the Siamese.

by Chetham-Strode, Warren

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Published
1958
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New York McGraw-Hill, 1958, hardcover. The British social order among cats. -- Hardcover. Condition: good-only (lacks blank front endsheet, otherwise clean and tight) with good, unclipped dust jacket (spine tips worn).
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cover of Poisonous Animals of Malaysia.

Poisonous Animals of Malaysia.

by Tweedie, M. W. F.

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Published
1941
ISBN
9789812180278
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Singapore Graham Brash, 1941, hardcover. Reprinted 1995. With zoological drawings by the author. -- Hardcover, glossy printed cover, 78 pages. Condition: very good (owner name; no jacket). ISBN 9812180273
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cover of The Gardener's Bed-Book.

The Gardener's Bed-Book.

by Wright, Richardson

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Published
1929
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First Edition
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Philadelphia Lippincott, 1929, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing. Owner gift note dated Xmas 1929. -- Subtitle: Short and long pieces to be read in bed by those who love husbandry and the green growing things of Earth. -- A classic. Organized by month: March may show us Snow Lace, an afternoon drizzle freezes on twigs, then a… Read more
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Newman's Birds of Southern Africa.

by Newman, Kenneth

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Published
1994
ISBN
9781868124343
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South Africa Southern Book Publishers, 1994, paperback. Expanded edition: fourth edition, fourth printing 1994. -- Softcover. Condition: near fine. ISBN 1868124347
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cover of Thy Rod and Thy Creel.

Thy Rod and Thy Creel.

by Shepard, Odell

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Published
1984
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9780832903649
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Piscataway NJ Winchester Press, 1984, paperback. Reprint edition with new introduction of this classic angling, fishing book, originally published 1930, written "with wit and wisdom, without pedantry." -- Softcover. Condition: very good. ISBN 0832903647
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cover of Bird Guide: Land Birds East of the Rockies.

Bird Guide: Land Birds East of the Rockies.

by Reed, Chester A.

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Published
1951
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Garden City NY Doubleday, 1951, hardcover. Completely revised edition (original was 1906) with 300+ restored color portraits of the 222 bird species. -- Hardcover, 238 pages, oblong 5.5x3.5 inches. Condition: near fine (tips lightly rubbed) with very good cardboard sleeve (edges are rubbed).
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cover of Roof Gardening.

Roof Gardening.

by Mellen, Ida

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Published
1929
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New York A. T. De La Mare Company, 1929, hardcover. Includes numerous photographs of the author's own roof garden. Section for flowers in their order of blooming. -- Hardcover, 115 pages. Condition: very good minus (spine tips and corners worn; couple of pages creased).
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cover of The Wilson Colour Chart. 2 volumes.

The Wilson Colour Chart. 2 volumes.

by Wilson, Robert F.; British Colour Council

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Published
1938
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England British Colour Council, 1938, hardcover. Standardized color terms for horticulture, shown in 200 color chips, four on each page. Each page has color equivalent names in other references, a brief history of the color, foreign synonyms, and many have horiticultural examples. A cardboard frame shaped to view the individual chips is laid in. Useful introductions. -- Hardcover, two… Read more
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Grapes: Peaches: Melons: and How to Grow Them.

by Sanders, T. W.; J. Lansdell

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Published
1924
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London Colingridge, 1924, hardcover. Handbook dealing with their history, culture, management and propagation. Historical 1920s information for specific varieties like Lady Hutt and Black Hamburgh grapes. Includes drawings, photos and diagrams. -- Bright hardcover, 144 pages. Condition: near fine (few spots top-edge; no jacket).
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cover of On Gardening.

On Gardening.

by Jekyll, Gertrude

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Published
391964
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First Edition
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New York Scribner's, 391964, First Edition. hardcover. First Edition, First Printing in U.S. -- Selection of Jekyll's advice and philosophy on herbacious beds; she is known for developing a painterly, loose, colorful style as opposed to stiff, geometrical beds. -- Hardcover. Condition: very good minus (cover lightly sunned) with very good minus, unclipped dust jacket (half-inch chip spine… Read more
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cover of Nature Reserves and Wildlife.

Nature Reserves and Wildlife.

by Duffey, Eric

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Published
1974
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9780435612566
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London Heinemann Educational Books, 1974, hardcover. Conservation ecology, with special reference to lowland England, where change is observed in 1974. Includes tables, photos, maps. -- Hardcover, ex-library copy with bookplate, stamps. Condition: very good minus (library flaws as noted, otherwise sound and clean) with very good dust jacket (no marks). ISBN 0435612565
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Cincinnati Hyland House, 1996, hardcover. Includes photographs, botanical drawings, recipes as well as history and cultivation. -- Hardcover. Condition: fine, with fine dust jacket. ISBN 1864470097
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The Origins of the Organic Movement.

by Conford, Philip

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Published
2001
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9780863153365
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Edinburgh Scotland Floris Books, 2001, paperback. Scholarly rural history in Britain, against the use of agricultural chemicals, also in political and social context. -- Softcover, 287 pages. Condition: near fine. ISBN 0863153364
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