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Eleventh Annual Report of the Board of Control of the New York Agricultural Experiment Station,  Geneva, Ontario Co. , for the Year 1892, with Reports of Director and Other Officers
1 Eleventh Annual Report of the Board of Control of the New York Agricultural Experiment Station, Geneva, Ontario Co. , for the Year 1892, with Reports of Director and Other Officers
Albany, NY James B. Lyon 1893 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, corners rounded. 
Green cloth binding with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Photos, tables, illustrations. The Geneva, New York Agricultural Experiment Station details its findings in various bean and pea diseases, the rearing of livestock, potato and celery diseases and extended analysis (over 200 pages) on cheesemaking. ; 742 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Everlasting Flowers: the Beauty of Nature Preserved in Dried and Pressed Flower Arrangements
2 Everlasting Flowers: the Beauty of Nature Preserved in Dried and Pressed Flower Arrangements
NY MacMillan 1976 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered. 
Profusely illustrated with color photos. Library of Congress number 76-3361.; 4to - over 9" - 12" tall; 88 pages 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Old Westbury Gardens
3 Old Westbury Gardens
Old Westbury, NY Old Westbury Gardens, Inc. 1985 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Introduction by Charles D. Webster. Color photos by Richard Cheek. A look at the historic gardens and grounds of the Old Westbury Gardens, the country estate of John S. Phipps (1874-1958) on Long Island. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Produire et Transformer les Feuilles de Moringa
4 Produire et Transformer les Feuilles de Moringa
Moringanews and Moringa Association of Ghana 2010 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Written and published by Moringanews and Moringa Association of Ghana. Many photos. Text in French. Inscribed on the front free endpaper by one of the author/photographers, Dr. Armelle de Saint Saveur. Moringa is a genus of fast-growing flowering plants native to tropical and semi-tropical Africa and Asia which is being more widely planted throughout the world both to combat deforestation and to provide nutritious leaves and seeds for human and livestock consumption. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 67 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Miniature Geraniums, Bagust, Harold
5 Bagust, Harold Miniature Geraniums
London John Gifford Ltd. 1968 070710050X / 9780707100500 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Light foxing to fore-edges and end papers. Jacket chipped and rubbed at spine and edges with foxing to the rear panel. 
Color photos, black and white illustrations. Red cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. "This is the first book to be written on Miniature Geraniums. It has been prepared from the experience of a life-times work on these plants and shows in great detail how these charming plants can be grown to perfection." ; 99 pages 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Sweet Herbs and Sundry Flowers:  Medieval Gardens and the Gardens of the Cloisters, Bayard, Tania
6 Bayard, Tania Sweet Herbs and Sundry Flowers: Medieval Gardens and the Gardens of the Cloisters
The Metropolitan Museum of Art/ David R. Godine 1985 0870994220 / 9780870994227 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed. 
Illustrated throughout with woodcuts and antique plant illustrations. A delight. ; 97 pages 
Price: 13.00 USD
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Pulmonarias and the Borage Family, Bennett, Masha
7 Bennett, Masha Pulmonarias and the Borage Family
Portland, OR Timber Press 2003 0881925896 / 9780881925890 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket scuffed, else a clean, tight copy. 
Many color photos. Full list of genera and synonyms, glossary, bibliography, index and appendices. ; 240 pages 
Price: 17.00 USD
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8 Bland, John H. Forests of Lilliput: The Realm of Mosses and Lichens
Englewood Cliffs, NJ Prentice-Hall 1971 0133268683 / 9780133268683 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Fore-edges foxed. Illustrated by Stanley Wyatt 
Introduction by Carlton B. Lees. xi, 210 pp, index, reading list. Red cloth binding. A delightful book about mosses and lichens with lively line illustrations by Stanley Wyatt and many black and white photos. A "combination of botany, anthropology, and horticulture."; The Prentice-Hall Series in Nature and Natural History; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 40.00 USD
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My Garden in Spring, Bowles, Edward Augustus
9 Bowles, Edward Augustus My Garden in Spring
Pawlet, VT Theophrastus 1971 0879317043 / 9780879317041 Reprint Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly soiled. 
Facsimile reprint of this 1914 garden title about the author's garden in Enfield, Middlesex, England. Light grey cloth binding with Art Nouveau floral illustration in yellow and black on front boards. Many photos and color plates. Index. Preface by Reginald Farrer. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 307 pages 
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10 Britton, Nathaniel Lord; Brown, Addison An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada, and the British Possessions: From Newfoundland to the Parallel of the Southern Boundary of Virginia, and from the Atlantic Ocean Westward to the 102d Meridian
NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1898 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket; All volumes have contemporary owner name and date on front free endpaper, lightly worn and soiled boards, page toning, hinges cracked and tender. 
1896-68. In three volumes. Uniformly bound in blindstamped dark green cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spines. 2,892 line illustrations in total. Indices, glossaries. Volume I - 1896 - Ophioglossaceae to Aizoaceae - Ferns to Carpet-weed. 612 pages. Volume II- 1897 - Portulacaceae to Menyanthaceae - Portulaca to Buckbean. 643 pages. Moisture stains at fore-edges of rear several leaves. Volume III - 1898 - Apocynaceae to Compositae - Dogbane to Thistle. 588 pages. Moisture stain at top corner of first several leaves. A landmark set in the history of American botany which provides a systematic classification of plants with extensive description and illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 175.00 USD
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Tuberous Begonias:  A Complete Guide for Amateur and Specialist, Brown, Worth
11 Brown, Worth Tuberous Begonias: A Complete Guide for Amateur and Specialist
NY M. Barrows & Company 1948 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket dampstained, sunned at spine and tattered. Illustrated by Eldon N. Dye 
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Vegetables Money Can't Buy, but You Can Grow, Bubel, Nancy
12 Bubel, Nancy Vegetables Money Can't Buy, but You Can Grow
Boston David R. Godine 1977 0879232021 / 9780879232023 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and sunned at spine. 
Delightfully illustrated with engravings of vegetables from antique seed catalogs. A description of some of the unusual vegetables to try in the garden, from salsify to rooted parsley. ; 144 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Instant Gardening, Buckley, Dorothy M.
13 Buckley, Dorothy M. Instant Gardening
Self Published 1980 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Maureen A. Carpenter 
White pictorial stapled wraps. The author introduces readers to her short-cut, work-free method of gardening. From reading seed catalogs to storing your garden harvest, this is a compendium of practical gardening information. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 64 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Topiary:  The Art of Clipping Trees and Ornamental Hedges, Clevely, A. M.
14 Clevely, A. M. Topiary: The Art of Clipping Trees and Ornamental Hedges
Topsfield, MA Salem House Publishers 1988 0881623091 / 9780881623093 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Front jacket panel sunned. 
Index, appendices, many color photos and illustrations. A primer on the ancient garden craft of topiary. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 127 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Home Lawn Cornell Extension Bulletin 469, September1941, Cornman, John F.
15 Cornman, John F. The Home Lawn Cornell Extension Bulletin 469, September1941
Ithaca, NY Cornell University 1942 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Lower corner dog-eared. 
Several illustrations and photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 23 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Cooking from the Garden, Creasy, Rosalind
16 Creasy, Rosalind Cooking from the Garden
San Francisco, CA Sierra Club 1988 0871567318 / 9780871567314 Second Printing Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers lightly scuffed. 
Index, bibliography, suppliers list, planting tips. This is a gorgeous, photograph-packed book for home gardeners and cooks to drool over. Creasy thoroughly details theme gardens: Heirloom, Native American, Baked Beans, Cajun, Asian, French, Mexican, German, etc. And offers planting advice, recipes, interviews with gardeners, and a wealth of new ways to enjoy vegetables, herbs and edible flowers. ; 4to - over 9" - 12" tall; 547 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Practical Landscape Gardening, Cridland, Robert B.
17 Cridland, Robert B. Practical Landscape Gardening
NY A. T. De La Mare Company 1927 Third Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, page tops foxed, owner name on front free endpaper. 
Green cloth binding with color illustration of gardenscape on front boards. Index, many photos and illustrations. ; 280 pages 
Price: 13.00 USD
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Crockett's Victory Garden, Crockett, James Underwood
18 Crockett, James Underwood Crockett's Victory Garden
Boston Little, Brown And Company 1977 0316161217 / 9780316161213 Fourth Printing Softcover Good with no dust jacket; Covers worn and scuffed, gift inscription. Illustrated by George Ulrich 
Library of Congress number 77-7269. Numerous color photographs by Lee Lockwood. An essential organic gardening reference by the late James Crockett. Index. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 326 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Ornamental Crab Apples, Den Boer, Arie
19 Den Boer, Arie Ornamental Crab Apples
American Association of Nurserymen 1959 Hardcover Good in Fair dust jacket; Boards splayed, jacket tattered and dampstained, top corner of text block dampstained. 
Green cloth binding. Index, illustrations, several color photos. ; 226 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Viburnums:  Flowering Shrubs for Every Season, Dirr, Michael A.
20 Dirr, Michael A. Viburnums: Flowering Shrubs for Every Season
Portland, OR Timber Press 2007 0881928534 / 9780881928532 Later Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Many color photos. Illustrations by Bonnie L. Dirr. The definitive guide to these hardy, flowering shrubs. ; 262 pages 
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