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The Book of Wild Flowers:  An Introductin to the Ways of Plant Life,  Together with Biographies of 250 Representative Species and Chapters on  Our State Flowers and Familiar Grasses
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The Book of Wild Flowers: An Introductin to the Ways of Plant Life, Together with Biographies of 250 Representative Species and Chapters on Our State Flowers and Familiar Grasses

Washington, DC: The National Geographic Society. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1924. Hardcover. Color plates of 250 wild flowers and grasses. Many black and white photos. Decorative blindstamped black cloth with gold decoration. ; 243 pages .

$20.00

Trees in Amherst:  A Pictorial and Descriptive Record of Native,  Cultivated, and Historically Interesting Trees in Amherst Massachusetts
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Trees in Amherst: A Pictorial and Descriptive Record of Native, Cultivated, and Historically Interesting Trees in Amherst Massachusetts

By The Tree Book Committee; Maki, Mary M. (editor)

Amherst, MA: The Garden Club of Amherst. Very Good; Some very light foxing to the interior of the cover and first . and last page.. 1975. Softcover. Softcover with plastic three ring binder style spine. Black and white photos, maps, chart, bibliography, and index. Regional horticultural title focusing on old, famous, and unusual trees in and around Amherst and the University of Massachusetts. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 116 pages .

$20.00

The Forest Trees of Britain
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The Forest Trees of Britain

By Johns, Rev. C. A.

London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, owner name on title . page, some scattered light foxing.. 1886. Hardcover. xi, 431 pp + several pages of publisher's ads at rear. Green cloth with gilt design of tree on front boards. Many engravings. Patterned endpapers. A hefty and attractive volume describing Britain's various tree species. .

$25.00

Wild Orchids Across North America:   A Botanical Travelogue
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Wild Orchids Across North America: A Botanical Travelogue

By Keenan, Philip E.

Portland, OR: Timber Press. Very Good; Spine sunned.. 2005. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0881927201 . Index of plant names, appendices, bibliography, glossary, many color photos. "A classic account of orchid biology, ecology, history, and conservation." ; 321 pages .

$13.00

America\'s Greatest Garden:  The Arnold Arboretum
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America's Greatest Garden: The Arnold Arboretum

By Wilson, E. H.

Boston: The Stratford Company. Good with no dust jacket; Waterstain on front boards, spine sunned.. 1925. Second Printing. Hardcover. Many black and white photos. Folding map at rear. A description of the wonderful plants at the Boston-area Arnold Arboretum. Red cloth with gilt lettering stamped on front boards and spine. ; 123 pages .

$12.00

Modern Dahlia Culture
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Modern Dahlia Culture

By Waite, W. H.

NY: A. T. De La Mare Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered and foxed.. 1931. Third Edition. Hardcover. Six color plates and many other b/w photos. Blue patterned cloth with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. ; 132 pages .

$12.00

A Catskill Flora and Economic Botany (Five-Volume Set)
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A Catskill Flora and Economic Botany (Five-Volume Set)

By Brooks, Karl L.

Albany, NY: The University of the State of New York. Good; Covers worn and foxed, usual library stamps and markings.. 1979. Softcover. Many illustrations and maps. Vol I. : Pteridophyta [Ferns and Fern Allies], 276 pp; Vol. II. : Coniferales [Conifers] 115 pp; Vol. III: Apetalae [Poplars, Willows, Hickories, Birches, Beeches, Oaks, Elms, Nettles, Sorrels, Docks and Smartweeds] 374 pp; Vol. IV (Part I) : Polypetalae [Chenopodiaceae through Capparidaceae], 358 pp; Vol. IV (Part II) : Polypetalae [Sarraceniaceae through Leguminosae]. ; Ex-Library .

$50.00

The Longevity of Plants:  (Die Lebensdauer der Pflanze)
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The Longevity of Plants: (Die Lebensdauer der Pflanze)

By Molisch, Dr. Hans

NY: Edward H. Fulling. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1938. Hardcover. Red cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Armorial bookplate on front pastedown. Illustrations and photos. Translated from the German by Edward H. Fulling. ; Ex-Library; 226 pages .

$10.00

Jacques Boyceau and the French Formal Garden
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Jacques Boyceau and the French Formal Garden

By Hazlehurst, Franklin Hamilton

Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Sticker on front free endpaper.. 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue-green cloth. xiii, 137 pp, index, bibliography, many black and white plates. A look at the life and work of the 17th century French garden designer. .

$15.00

The Flower-Garden; Or, Breck’s Book of Flowers;  In Which Are Described  all the Various Hardy Herbaceous Perennials, Annuals, Shrubby Plants, and  Evergreen Trees, Desirable for Ornamental Purposes, with Directions for  Their Cultivation
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The Flower-Garden; Or, Breck’s Book of Flowers; In Which Are Described all the Various Hardy Herbaceous Perennials, Annuals, Shrubby Plants, and Evergreen Trees, Desirable for Ornamental Purposes, with Directions for Their Cultivation

By Breck, Joseph

Boston: John P. Jewett & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn at corners and spine, light . soiling to boards, contemporary owner bookplate on front pastedown (A. H. . Goodrich).. 1851. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown blindstamped cloth binding. Titles stamped in gilt on spine. Lovely frontispiece woodcut of a woodland garden. ; 336 pages .

$65.00

A Counter-Blaste to Tobacco
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A Counter-Blaste to Tobacco

By James I

Emmaus, PA: Rodale Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and rubbed, page . tops foxed.. 1954. Reprint. Hardcover. Introduction by Ann Hill. A reprint of this 1604 title railing against tobacco use, issued after cancer specialists in the mid-20th century released their warnings about the adverse health impacts of cigarettes. ; Miniature Books; 36 pages .

$12.00

Potatoes:  Production, Storing, Processing
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Potatoes: Production, Storing, Processing

By Smith, Ora

Westport, CT: Avi Publishing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name on front free . endpaper.. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. ix, 642 pp, index, photos. Navy cloth binding. .

$35.00

Phyllanthography:  A Method of Flower and Leaf Writing
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Phyllanthography: A Method of Flower and Leaf Writing

By Binion, Samuel A.

NY: R. B. Fenno & Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, gift inscription, one plate loose.. 1909. Hardcover. Green boards with gilt titling and rose designs on spine and front boards. Many plates, including some in color. Top edges gilt. Frontispiece photo of the author. A curious book which outlines the author's fanciful system of writing using rose flowers, buds, thorns and leaves to spell out words, with many illustrated examples. This is followed by an anthology of poems from throughout history about roses. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$50.00

British Wild Flowers Considered in Relation to Insects
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British Wild Flowers Considered in Relation to Insects

By Avebury, Right Hon. Lord

London: MacMillan and Co. , Ltd.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine extremities chipped, spine cocked, . owner name embossed on front free endpaper.. 1902. Revised Edition. Hardcover. xvi, 194 pp. Dark green cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. 130 engravings of wild flowers and their parts. Glossary, index, two pages of publisher's ads. ; Nature Series .

$15.00

Native Woods for Construction Purposes in the South China Sea Region
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Native Woods for Construction Purposes in the South China Sea Region

By n/a

Washington DC: Navy Department, Bureau of Yards and Docks. Very Good; Corners bumped and rubbed with soiling to cardstock covers and . several dogeared pages.. 1945. Softcover. iv, 277 pages Black and white illustrations, glossary of botanical and technical terms, index to botanical and local names of trees, and folding map. A manual of native woods prepared for the use of men in the armed forces who were concerned with the procurement of construction material in the field. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall .

$13.00

Minnesota Algae, Volume One:  The Mynophyceae of North America and  Adjacent Regions Including Central America, Greenland, Bermuda, the West  Indies and Hawaii
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Minnesota Algae, Volume One: The Mynophyceae of North America and Adjacent Regions Including Central America, Greenland, Bermuda, the West Indies and Hawaii

By Tilden, Josephine

Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, foxing to endpapers.. 1910. First Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth binding. 20 black and white plates of algae. Report of the Survey, Botanical Series VII. iv, 328 pp. .

$15.00

Poison Ivy and Swamp Sumach
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Poison Ivy and Swamp Sumach

By Huntington, Annie Oakes

Jamaica Plain, MA: Self Published. Very Good with no dust jacket; Foxing to first and last several leaves and . endpapers.. 1908. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown boards with black and white photo illustration of poison ivy berries on front cover. Many other black and white photos in text. Glossary, index. A short account of the types of poison ivy and sumac and their effects to the allergic. ; 58 pages .

$30.00

Weeds of Farm Land
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Weeds of Farm Land

By Brenchley, Winifred E.

London: Longmans, Green & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and rubbed, owner name . stamped on front pastedown and title page.. 1920. Hardcover. Tan cloth binding. x, 239 pp. Index, many illustrations and black and white photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$30.00

Stories from Lands of Sunshine
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Stories from Lands of Sunshine

By Riggs, Eleanor

NY: American Book Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Gift inscription and bookplate on front . endpapers, boards lightly rubbed.. 1904. First Edition. Hardcover. Dark green blindstamped cloth with colored photographic illustration of magnolia flower on front board inset Titles stamped in gilt on front boards. Many b/w photo illustrations. A collection of stories, history, myth, and poems about ten plants that grow around New Orleans: Magnolias, The Cypress Tree, Narcissus, Rice, Persimmons, Flower de Luce, The China Tree, Gray Moss, Sugar Cane, and the Cocoanut Palm. ; 155 pages .

$30.00

Malabar Farm
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Malabar Farm

By Bromfield, Louis

NY: Harper & Brothers. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Tape repair to bottom spine of jacket.. 1948. First Edition. Hardcover. Black cloth binding. Decorative endpapers. The Pulitzer Prize winning novelist describes his adventures on his Ohio farm. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 405 pages .

$20.00

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