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1 BAILEY Nursey-Book, A Complete Guide to the Multiplication of Plants.

BAILEY, L. H. The Nursery-Book, A Complete Guide to the Multiplication of Plants. Third edition. NY, Macmillan, 1897, xi, 365pp, +(4)pp ads, many illustrations in text, index (The Garden Craft Series) bound soiled green cloth, spine shaded, corners bumped, light fraying top of spine and one corner, endpapers and first and last few pages tanning, rest of contents clean. This work first issued in 1891, was still in print in 1987. Contents include: Seedage, Separation and Division, Layerage, Cuttage, Graftage; 2nd half of book is a Nursery List, descriptions of plants alphabetical. 
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2 CROCKETT, JAMES UNDERWOOD. Window Sill Gardening.
1958 Book 
CROCKETT, JAMES UNDERWOOD. Window Sill Gardening. Garden City, NY, Doubleday, 1958, 120pp, color ills., index, cloth spine with paper over boards, dj. with ragged edges. 
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3 GLENNY, GEORGE. Handbook to the Flower Garden and Greenhouse.
1857 bound brown cloth worn through cloth at spine ends and corners, worn through cloth along hinge and glued back down, lacking front free endpaper, light scattered foxing, page edges gilt, 2 starts. book 16mo in 8's London, G. Cox, 
GLENNY, GEORGE. The Handbook to the Flower Garden and Greenhouse. The Third Edition, Alphabetically Arranged and Revised, with Numerous Additions. London, G. Cox, 1857, 16mo in 8's,

xii, 406pp +(2)pp ads, frontispiece, bound brown cloth, worn through cloth at spine ends and corners, worn through cloth along hinge and glued back down, lacking front free endpaper, light scattered foxing, page edges gilt, 2 starts.

"I differ from most of the previous writers on the culture of many subjects, for I recommend nothing that is difficult to obtain, or offensive in its nature. I have, as far as I could do so, made gardening a pleasure."--Introduction. Alphabetical treatment. 
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4 HALLIDAY, ROBERT J. Practical Camellia Culture: A Treatise on the Propagation and Culture of the Camellia Japonica.
1945 1945, reprint of Baltimore 1880 ed. card covers good 
HALLIDAY, ROBERT J. Practical Camellia Culture: A Treatise on the Propagation and Culture of the Camellia Japonica. (Crichton, Ala., Longview, 1945.

Reprint of Baltimore 1880 ed.) 141 +1p ad, card covers, ills. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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5 HANSEN, CARL A. Nursery Catalog. Newest-Hardiest Fruits, Ornamentals Specialties. Har
1946 
HANSEN, CARL A. Nursery Catalog. Newest-Hardiest Fruits, Ornamentals Specialties. Hardiest New Plant Introductions. Brookings, SD, Carl A. Hansen Nursery (1946)

32pp, many ills, bottom corner of back page torn off. 
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6 RAWSON Success in Market Gardening, A New Vegetable Growers' Manual. Seventh

RAWSON, W. W. Success in Market Gardening, A New Vegetable Growers' Manual. Seventh Edition Revised and Enlarged, with New Matter and Illustrations. Boston, Mass.: Published by the Author, 1892 (c1892), 12mo, vii (9)-240pp, frontispiece, illustrations in text, bound maroon cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover and black decoration on front cover, spine faded, spine ends bumped and rubbed, otherwise clean and good+ condition. Hedrick/Woodburn p.541, Rawson, followed his father's lead as a market gardener and ran a very large operation in Arlington, Mass. Contents include: Location and Soil; Drainage; Irrigation; Manures and Fertilizers; Selection of Seeds; Seed growing;; Cultivation; Hot-Beds; Hot-Houses; Implements; Greenhouses; plus a large section with treatment by each vegetable. 
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7 SCRUGGS Gardening in the South and West Temperate Zone.

SCRUGGS, Mrs. GROSS R. & MARGARET SCRUGGS, ed's. Gardening in the South and West Temperate Zone. Dallas, TX, Southwest Press (Revised Enlarged Edition, c1939) Bound faded blue cloth with gilt lettering and decoration, foxing--especially of endpapers and flyleaves. dust jacket tattered at edges, dj in mylar sleeve. xii, 272pp, drawings in text, bibliography, index. "applicable to the semi-tropics (the Valley of the Rio Grande, Florida, etc.)--dj blurb. 
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8 SMYTHE, WILLIAM E. City Homes on Country Lanes, Philosophy and Practice of the Home-in-a-Garden.
1921 bound green cloth 8 small light white spots on front cover, other light stains, yellow tag on front paste-down endpaper, otherwise contents clean, good condition. Book New York, Macmillan, 1921 
SMYTHE, WILLIAM E. City Homes on Country Lanes, Philosophy and Practice of the Home-in-a-Garden. New York, Macmillan, 1921 (c1921).

x, (6) 270pp, 16 separate illustrated plates including frontispiece, 1 full page garden plan printed in text, index, bound green cloth, 8 small light white spots on front cover, other light stains, yellow tag on front paste-down endpaper, otherwise contents clean, good condition.

A philosophical as well as practical treatment of what is today called Homesteading. Contents include: The Leading of the False God, Production; Garden Instinct Revealed by War; The Old Hen in a New Environment; The Rabbit in the Garden Economy; Broiled Squab, and That Sort of Thing; Goat's Milk; Honeybee and the Sugar-Bowl; The Elusive Mushroom; The Winter Food Supply; Live Stock of the Garden Home; etc.
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9 WHITMAN Beauty in Gardens, A Tribute.
1928 oversize pamphlet on heavy paper many ills., exlib, ow good cond., in orig. wraps. pamphlet NY, William Edwin Rudge 
WHITMAN, ROGER BRADBURY, ed. Beauty in Gardens, A Tribute. NY, William Edwin Rudge, 1928, no page numbers, oversize pamphlet on heavy paper, many ills., exlib, ow good cond., in orig. wraps. 
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