LOUDON, J.C: An Encyclopaedia of Gardening; Comprising the Theory and Practice of Horticulture, Floriculture, Arboriculture, and Landscape-Gardening ..... The Second Edition, much Enlarged.

Item No. 15456

London: Longman,Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green, 1824. Numerous illustrations within the text. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches), 1233-pages. Contemporary half calf with lettering piece, marbled boards. Text foxed (especially prelims.), upper inner joint cracked but firm on cords, rear free endpaper removed. Fore-corners rubbed through,some rubbing elsewhere.Contemporary ownership inscription on front free endpaper.


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RENNIE, JAMES: Alphabet of Scientific Gardening, for the Use of Beginners.

London: James Cornish, 1850. Woodcut illustrations in the text. 12mo, pp.xiv:122, original cloth with printed paper label to upper cover. Rubbed, upper inner joint partly split, label browned, traces of another label having been removed from upper cover.


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SENILIS, JOHANNES: Pinaceae: Being a Handbook of the Firs and Pines.

Item No. 16185

London: Published for the Author by Hatchard, 1866. First edition. 8vo (8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches), 223-pages. Original bevelled green cloth blocked in gilt; headband rubbed else good.


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WADE, BLANCHE ELIZABETH: A Garden in Pink. With numerous drawings and decorations in color by Lucy Fitch Perkins.

Item No. 12791

Chicago: A. C. McClurg, 1905. First edition. 12 mounted photographic plates, art nouveau decorations in colour throughout. 8vo (9 x 6 1/2 inches), 201-pages. Original green cloth with pictorial coloured art nouveau panel to upper cover as issued. Lettering to spine faded, some rubbing and marking but generally good. 1920's gift inscription on front free endpaper.


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WATKINS-PITCHFORD, D. J: A Stream in Your Garden ..... by 'BB'. Frontispiece and diagrams by D. J. Watkins-Pitchford.

London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1948. First edition. Small 8vo, pp. viii:94, original cloth; a very nice copy in good very slightly edge rubbed dustwrapper.


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