Category: Botany/Gardening


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A Catalogue of Redouteana

By: N/A

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Pittsburgh, Hunt Botanical Library/Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1963

Covers lightly worn, text block very clean and tight 122p. plus index. View more info

Illibro Di Casa Cerruti : Erbe, Frutta, Cibi Taccuino Della Salute Di Seicento Anni Fa

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Italy, Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, 1983

Text in Italian. Beautiful bookmarker laid in, cloth bookmarker sewn into headband, immaculately clean and tight textblock. Green cloth binding with minimal shelf wear. Unclipped dust jacket, light wear on top edges. 142pp., including index. View more info

Pioneering With Wildflowers

By: Aiken, George D. (photographs by Charles Johnson)

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, Prentice-hall, 1968

Ex-library has all the usual stamps and markings; text is clean and complete; binding good; hinges secure; all 16 pages of color photos between page 98 and 99 are in place and look nice. View more info

The Chemistry and Pharmacy of Vegetable Drugs: Dealing with the Derivation and Properties of all the Principal Vegetable Drugs

By: Allport, Noel L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Chemical Publishing Co., Inc., 1944

Edition: First Edition

Previous owner's inked name and notes on ffep, age toned textblock, otherwise textblock is tight. Bumpd head and foot of spine and lightly bumped corners. Sunned and very edge-worn/chipped dust jacket with several chips and tears to the top edge and head of spine, couple small chips to foot of spine; Jacket has large chip to back top corner, mylar sleeved. 252pp., including index. View more info

The Plant Rusts (Uredinales)

By: Arthur, Joseph C. (by); Kern, F. D.; Orton, C. R.; Fromme, F. D.; Jackson, H.S.; Mains, E. B.; Bisby, G.R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1929

Edition: First Edition

Ex-library working-copy with usual stamps, stickers, labels, penciled markings, and pockets. Blind-embossed seal on title/copyright page. Else textblock is in great condition, extremely tight. Binding is character soiled and lightly edge worn, corner-bumped; 446p., including literature cited and index. View more info

Birds and Plants of Rocky Mountain National Park: With Keys for Their Identification

By: Babcock, Dean; Ashton, Ruth E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Privately Published, 1930

Binding a little lose, text block very clean and tight. 71p View more info

Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles: Vol. I A-K: Vol. II L-Z

By: Bean, W. J.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, John Murray, 1929

Edition: Fifth Edition

2 Vol. retired Colorado College Tutt Library set, with usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings, and pockets on both volumes. Blind-embossed seal on title/copyright page on both volumes. Library repaired gutter of fep on vol. II. Otherwise both copies are clean and tight. Library stamped top edges. Minimally shelf worn. Gilt decoration and lettering down spines, illustrated front covers. Vol I. is 688pp. Vol. II is 736pp., including index. View more info

The Cultivation of Hardy Perennials

By: Bird, Richard

Price: $8.25

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford Ltd., 1994

Edition: First Edition

clean and tight with light shelf wear; jacket edge-rubbed and price-clipped. 176pp., including index. View more info

Foundations of Plant Geography

By: Cain, Stanley A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers, 1944

A very good working copy, with blind-embossed seal on title/copyright page. Ex-library with usual stamps, pockets, and penciled markings. Book plate on fep, covering inked inscription, else textblock is clean and tight. Light shelf wear and labels to binding. 556pp., including bibliographical references and index. View more info

Morphology of Spermatophytes

By: Coulter, John M.; Chamberlain, Charles J.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: NY, D. Appleton and Company, 1901

An excellent working copy, retired from the Colorado College Library with the usual pockets, labels, stamps, and markings. Some looseness at hinges, pages are safely sewn in, else textblock is clean. Character and shelf worn covers. 188p., including summary. View more info

A Sandbox of a Different Kind: Personal Reflections on the Canadian Gardening Experience

By: Cullen, Mark

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Mary Mark Communications Inc., 2007

Immaculate and tight, gift quality copy! 130pp., including index. View more info

American Weeds and Useful Plants: Being a Sceond and Illustrated Edition of Agricultural Botany an Enumeration and Description of Useful Plants and Weeds, Which Merit the Notice, or Require the Attention of American Agruculturists

By: Dalington, William (by); Thurber, George (revised, with additions)

Price: $16.00

Publisher: NY, Orange Judd & Company, 1859

Edition: Revised Edition

Moderately aged, foxed and yellowed textblock of which one signature is slightly shaken and loose, but otherwise clean and tight. The original green cloth binding is edge scuffed and worn but tight, and the spine titling is still legible and mostly bright; 460p., including glossary and index and a couple of ad pages at the back.. View more info

Grow Your Own

By: Darlington, Jeanie

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, The Bookworks, 1971

Edition: 4th Printing

Binding rubbed and faded with little wear to extremities; textblock clean; 87 pp. View more info

A Monograph of Lemnaceae: Illinois Biological Monographs 34

By: Daubs, Edwin Horace

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Urbana, The University Of Illinois Press, 1965

Retired library copy with usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings, and pockets. Otherwise textblock is extremely clean and tight! Shelf wear and slight dent on top edge of front cover. 118pp., including index, summary, and bibliography. View more info

Balcony, Terrace and Patio Gardening

By: Davis, Margaret

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Golden, CO, Fulcrum Publishing, 1997

Title page blind-embossed with owner's seal; Text block very clean and tight; Light wear to covers; 133p., including index. View more info