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National Horticulture Magazine, April 1959

Washington, DC: American Horticultural Society, 1959. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Light green cover featuring a Pfeiffer Lily. Illustrated with b/w photos. Minor foxing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$4.00

Onward and Upward in the Garden

By White, Katharine S.

New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1979. Fifth Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. Near fine in near fine dj. Essays on gardening with introduction by E.B. White.

$12.50

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

By Avery, George S. And Elizabeth B. Johnson

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.

$20.00

General Botany with Special Reference to Its Economic Aspects

By Gager, C. Stuart

Philadelphia: P. Blakiston's Son, 1926. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. With three chapters on heredity and variation in plants by Orland E. White. Gager was the director of the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering. With 689 b/w photos and illustrations. 1056 pages including index. Head/heel of spine and corners bumped. Minor soiling on bottom edge. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

Small-Space Gardens

By Editors of Sunset Books

Menlo Park, California: Lane Books (Sunset), 1979. Third Printing. Original Wraps. Very Good. Includes information on colorful design ideas and plant lists. Minor sunning on spine. Clean and tight. Illustrated with b/w and color illustrations. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$5.00

Cultivated Gardener: A Two-Year Garden Journal

By Barash, Cathy Wilkinson and Jim Wilson

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Photographs By Cathy Wilkinson Barash. Illustrated glossy paper boards. Includes beautiful color photos, with inspiring essays and practical advice for all regions, and space for your own notes on each week throughout the year. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$10.00

Harvest Son: Planting Roots in American Soil

By Masumoto, David Mas

New York: W.W. Norton, 1998. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. By the author of Epitaph for a Peach. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

Decorating with Indoor Plants

By Editors of Sunset Books

Menlo Park, California: Lane Books (Sunset), 1980. First Printing. Oversized Paperback. Very Good. Display ideas in color, containers, plant care and selection guide. Minor sunning on spine. Clean and tight. B/w, 2 color and full color illustrations. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$5.00