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Book Number: 5935
Chambers Information for the People. The Kitchen Garden. Conducted by William and Robert Chambers. New and Improved Series, No. 73. [Edinburgh] circa 1860, 353-368pp, disbound pamphlet, foxing. View more info
By: BEATTIE, W. R.
Publisher: Many Illustrations in text: 1908
Book Number: 13362
Condition: white lettering on front cover chipped, rubbed at edges, mottled spots in cloth.
BEATTIE, W. R. Celery Culture, A Practical Treatise of the Principles Involved in the Production of Celery for Home Use and For Market, Including the Selection of Soil, Production of Plants, Cultivation, Control of Insects and Diseases, Marketing and Uses. NY, Orange Judd, 1908, 12mo, green cloth with lettering faded from spine, white lettering on front cover chipped, rubbed at edges, mottled spots in cloth. Pagination: x, 143pp +(6)pp ads. Frontispiece, many... View more info
By: GLENNY, GEORGE.
Book Number: 12932
Condition: 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.
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 writ... View more info
Edition: 1945, reprint of Baltimore 1880 ed.
Book Number: 3677
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. View more info
Book Number: 13357
HEXAMER, F. M. Asparagus, Its Culture for Home Use and For Market. NY, Orange Judd, 1909, 12mo, bound green cluth, white lettering on spine faded away, white lettering on front cover chipped in places,, fraying at spine ends. Pagination: viii, 168pp, index, frontis, illustrations. Hedrick/Woodburn: Hist. Horticulture in America, p. 547. View more info
Book Number: 12924
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, Raws... View more info
Book Number: 14650
Condition: spine faded some, cloth fraying at spine ends and corners, occasional light foxing of contents but heavier foxing of endpapers and first and last few pages.
SAWYER, ROBERT V., and EDWIN H. PERKINS. Water Gardens and Goldfish. NY, A. T. DeLaMare Co., 1928. 5 x 7? inches. Bound orange-yellow cloth, spine faded some, cloth fraying at spine ends and corners, occasional light foxing of contents but heavier foxing of endpapers and first and last few pages. 112pp, frontispiece, b&w illustrations, plans, index. View more info
Book Number: 14655
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. View more info
Book Number: 12939
Condition: 8 small light white spots on front cover, other light stains, yellow tag on front paste-down endpaper, otherwise contents clean, good condition.
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 trea... View more info
Book Number: 17534
USDA. YEARBOOKS. 1925. Agriculture Yearbook 1925. Washington, Government Printing Office, 1926. Thick octavo, 10 x 23.5cm Bound publisher's mustard-tan cloth with black lettering on spine and front covers and black border on front cover, soiled and scuffed, small gouge tear in cloth at top of front hinge--loose cloth pasted back down, pages tanned some. Pagination: v, (1), 1537pp, (1) blank. Index, charts & statistics. With extensive articles on Fruit & vegetable ... View more info