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Boston: Massachusetts Horticultural Society, 1880. First Edition. Octavo; pp 545; G/no-DJ; green spine with gilt lettering and rule to spine; ex-library; cloth has light soiling to exterior; some rubbing to corners; blind-stamped triple borders to boards; text block has some age toning to page edges; previous library's bookplate to front pastedown; slight cracking to gutters; frontispiece with tissue guard; tissue guard has closed tear to fore edge; illustrated with some having tissue guards throughout text; ex-library markings to preface page; interior clean.
Dublin: P. Byrne, 1800. Octavo; Poor; hardcover; full brown leather board, repaired with new cloth spine, paper label, black text; rear board missing, significant shelfwear, open tears in front cover, major edgewear, major rubbing on fore corners and spine edges, chipping on spine edges, bumping on head edge, ex-libris stamp on front pastedown, tape repair along gutter at title page; text block age toned, damp staining and foxing throughout, soiling and pencil marginalia throughout, tearing along fore edge of first several page, tearing along tail edge and interior spine edge on last page, small open tear on last page, stamp on page 1, gutter occasionally visible, rubbing on rear fore corners, text block split on page 288/289, missing page after page 556; viii, 556pp.
London: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co., n.d. [1880s]. 4tos.; 384 pp., each volume; VG-/no dust jacket; brown cloth-covered spines and boards with dark brown endpapers; gilt lettering to spine and front board with illustrations in black; bumping, chipping, and fraying to head and tail of spines; rubbing to back board of Vol. 5; dark-colored top of text-block (faded); age-toning to fore-edge of text-block; light scratching to bottom edge of text-block, Vols. 1 and 3; interiors clean, age-toning throughout; staining to middle of fore-edge of text-block, Vol. 4; shelfwear to endpapers, including slight tear to back free endpaper, Vol. 3; shelved above Hardcover Fiction/Literary Criticism.
London: B.T. Batsford and Geo. Newnes, Ltd., 1900. Quarto; Fair+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth with gold print, wear to corners, tattering to spine caps, wear to hinges and edges; Text block has cracked hinges, intermittent spine breaks, foxing to endpapers, mild age-toning to paper; xvii, 224 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Silverdle, WA: Nara Press, LLC, 2010. First Edition. Quarto, 283 pages; VG/VG; black and red spine, white text.; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; artist's inscription on front end paper, Author signature on title page; DJ is clean, light general shelf ware; Text block clean, pages durable, text and illustration clear and legible; shelved Gardening or Botany.
New York: Rizzoli International Publications, Inc., 1987. First U.S. Edition. Small Quarto; pp 221; G/G; black/green pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket has slight wear to exterior; minor wear to corners; mylar wraps; cloth shows light sun fading to exterior; strong boards; text block has lightly toned exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; interior clean;.
Berlin: Nicolaische Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1866. Large octavo; pp 298; Fair/no-DJ; half-bound brown leather spine and corners with marbled boards; dark brown spine with gilt text to red bar; severe wear to spine with cracking to joints, detached front board, chipping towards spine head edge, small beige label toward tail edge, as is; boards have few missing patches of outer layer and scratches to exterior, rubbing wear to edges; text block has darkened to exterior edges, ex-library with book plate to front pastedown, cracking to rear hinge, sticker to last page, interior has foxing toward edges, pages intact; German and English text; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1989. First English Edition. large 4to., off-white cloth-covered spine and boards, with gold lettering and illustration to spine; slight cocking to spine; bumping to head and tail of spine; soiling to text-block; white paper dust jacket with floral illustration; bumping to head and tail of spine and to corners of dust jacket; rubbing to front and back cover of dust jacket; interior clean; shelved Aisle A, Botany.
New York, Tokyo: Weatherhill, 1983. second printing. VG+/VG+. Folio in light tan and patterned green cloth boards. DJ spine is black with title in white. Light rubbing and agetoning to edges of boards. DJ has light general shelf and edgewear, in protective mylar sleeve (BRODART). Light foxing to endpages and edges of textblock, pages otherwise clean and bright. Many color photo images and b&w architectural drawings. 223 pp. Shelved GARDENING.
Philadelphia and London: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1933. First Edition. 10mo; pp 336; VG-/G+; burgundy spine with ivory text; scarce; dust jacket has light sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; minor chips to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; light toning to edges; text block has slight age toning to edges; interior clean.
London: Dorling Kindersley Limited, 2002. First Edition. Small quarto; pp 352; VG/VG-; blue/black spine with ivory text; dust jacket has slightly sunned spine; minor wear to edges; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has soiled exterior edges; illustrated green endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated with many photographs.
New York: Hacker Art Books, 1966. Reprint. Small Quarto; G-/no-DJ; Black spine with gold text; Volume 2 only; Boards have lightly sunned exterior with white scratches on front panel and minor edge wear, otherwise sturdy & intact; Text block shows moderate age toned on exterior edges and light shelf wear, generally due to handling, with clean pages and tight binding; pp 486. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Richmond: William Parks Club, 1924. Limited edition. Octavo; Limited edition, 17/500; G+/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with title on pasted label; Boards in brown cloth with brown print on a pasted label, mild wear to corners and spine caps; Text block has mild tanning to endpapers; “Reprinted from ‘The American Gardener’, of John Gardiner and David Hepburn, Third Edition, 1826”; xiv, 54 pages.
Bogota: Villegas Editores, 2009. First edition. Long Quarto; pp 174; VG+; Dark yellow spine with red text; Slipcase is clean with intact boards;cloth spine with glossy boards has very slight shelf wear to exterior, minimal wear to edges; text block clean and intact, interior unmarked; Spanish text;.
Oxford: The Clarendon Press, 1956. Second edition. Quarto, six volumes. Each volume good with no dust jacket. Each volume green spine with gold lettering. Moderate shelf-wear to each volume, including some rubbing and scars. Notable small stain near top of front cover of volume 1. Slight soiling or ink mark to the rear cover of only volume 1. Approximately one corner bumped per volume. Sun-fading to spine of volume 6 and the first inch of the covers from the spine. Foxing and soiling to the text block edges of one of the two supplemental volumes. Soiling to interior rear hinge of volume 2. Text of pages generally clean. Volume 1 to 512pp, volume 2 continues to 1088pp, volume 3 continues to 1712pp, volume 4 continues to 2316pp. Supplement volume 1 to 554pp, supplement to volume 2 to 334pp.
New York: Atheneum, 1967. First edition. Octavo; pp 254; VG-/VG-; red/blue spine with blue and yellow text; dust jacket has minor soiling to exterior, minor wear to edges, sunning to spine; cloth has minimal wear to exterior, strong and clean boards; text block has light foxing to edges, previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; signed by author;.
New York: The MacMillan Company, 1935. Octavo; G-/G- Hardcover w/ dustjacket; White spine with Black text; Dustjacket has heavy edgewear, heavy shelfwear, closed tear along tail edge of front cover, small open tears along top corners of both covers, faint staining on both covers and spine; Boards are strong, slight bumping at corners, two brown pieces of tape on front cover, two brown pieces of tape on rear cover, some edgewear; Textblock has Tape marks and stain on front endpaper, Previous owner's name on front endpaper, stains on front endpaper, some age toning, tape marks and faint on rear endpaper, stain on rear pastedown, Foxing along tail edge of textblock, bent corners on 10+ pages toward rear; 222 pp.
Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1978. First Edition. Octavo; pp 196; VG/G; ivory spine with green and black text; dust jacket shows light sunning to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth has light shelf wear to exterior; lightly sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; illustrated.
New York, Chicago, San Francisco: McGraw-Hill, 2005. Octavo; pp 218; VG-/VG-; burgundy spine with white and green text; dust jacket shows minor dings to edges; only light wear to exterior; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has mild smudges to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; inscribed by author;.
Venice: Arsenale Editrice, 1996. Quarto; pp 167; VG/VG; dark red spine with white text; dust jacket has light wear to exterior; mild edge wear; cloth has slight toning toward exterior edges; strong boards; text block clean; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York, NY: Rizzoli, 1992. First US. Qto. VG+/VG. light blue DJ spine has white/black and black titling from head to foot. fully pictorial jacket front and partly illustrated jacket rear. dark green cloth HB, white spine titles and blind stamped upon front board. richly illustrated with medium to panoramic views. 223 pp. ISBN# 084781601x.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2002. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto; VG/VG-; brown grey and yellow spine, white text; dust jacket has minor shelfwear, minor bumping on spine head edge and rear head fore edge, minor rubbing on front tail fore edge; boards strong, minor bumping on heads edges and fore corners; text block has minor age toning around edges; comes with CD; 351pp [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international expedited please inquire for rates].
Suffolk, UK: Antique Collectors' Club, 1994. Reprinted. Small Quarto; pp 344; VG-/VG-; white spine with black text; dust jacket has slight scratches to front; minor dings to edges; exterior clean; cloth clean; mildly bumped corners; strong boards; text block shows little wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 2001. Quarto: VG/VG: White spine with dark pink and black text: DJ is in good condition with general shelfwear, some scuff marks, light soiling: Boards are strong and clean with mild general shelfwear, some rubbing at head and tail of spine and corners: Textblock is clean and pages are free of markings, folds and tears: 169 pp. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Woodbridge: Antique Collectors' Club Ltd., 1987. Octavo; VG/VG Hardcover; Cream spine with black text; Light shelf wear to dust jacket; Boards are strong and clean, binding solid; Text block clean, vivid grey-scale illustrations; 344 pp Additional shipping is needed for expedited / international orders. Book(s) too heavy/ large to ship via economy international shipping methods. For international/expedited orders, please inquire for rates].
Leicestershire, UK: Woodland Publishing, 1998. First Edition. Oblong Octavo; pp 160; VG-/VG-; green pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket has light shelf wear to exterior; mild dings to edges; lightly sunned spine; cloth has some light rubbing to fore edges; lightly sunned spine; strong boards; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; light smudges to ffep; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; inscribed by author;.
La Canada, CA: Descanso Garden Guild, Inc., 2017. Quarto; pp 127; VG-/VG; orange/green pictorial spine with white text; dust jacket shows only lightly bumped corners; clean exterior; cloth clean; slightly bowed boards; text block has only light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s) This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1881. First Edition. 12mo; pp 121; G-; brown spine with red text and red and blue decorations to spine; no jacket; cloth has noticeable wear to exterior; some rubbing wear to edges; slight white spotting to tail edges; other slight soiling to panels; sturdy boards; text block has modest toning to exterior edges; illustrated pastedowns; frontispiece; light pencil; illustrated;.
Charlottesville: The University Press of Virginia. Mixed Editions. Mixed editions. Booklets [6x8]; G/paperback; 5 volumes: booklets encased in blue and dark yellow slipcase; slipcase has slight wear to exterior; navy blue text to paper labels to front and spine; English Sports and Recreations, Lilly C. Stone, pp 48 , 1971; The English Church in the Sixteenth Century, Craig R. Thompson, pp 28 , 1973; Music in Elizabethan England, Dorothy E. Mason, pp 38 , 1973; Early English Gardens and Garden Books, Ellen C. Eyler, pp 68 [0813900840, 1971; Shakespeare's Theatre and the Dramatic Tradition, Louis B. Wright, pp 36 , 1972; multicolored covers with black text and illustrations; exteriors have slight sunning, mostly toward spines; minor wear to edges; text blocks have light toning to exterior edges; profusely illustrated NOTE: Shelved in 15's ephemera box 5, in Netdesk office.
London: T.N. Foulis, 1917. Octavo; First edition, 1914, Reprinted, 1917; G-/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, brown with grey print; DJ has tears along top and bottom edges, toning to spine and flap folds; Boards in illustrated paper with black print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, bump to bottom corner; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, tanning to endpapers, deckle edged, intermittent spine breaks, clean text; 150 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (color plates).
New York: Thames & Hudson, 2000. First Paperback Edition. Quarto: VG/no-DJ paperback: Green spine with white text: Covers are clean with general shelfwear, some minor bumping at head and tail of spine, binding solid: Textblock exterior has some dust staining to head edge else clean, pages clean and unmarked: First Paperback Edition: 543 pp.
Bogota: Desino Editorial Libros y Revistas, 2015. Fifth edition. Quarto; VG/VG; Green/pink floral spine with white text; Dust jacket is lightly sunned along spine with vertical crease on front flap, lightly rubbed rear, slight wrinkling to top inside cover with minimal edge wear, otherwise clean; Boards are strong and clean; Text block is clean with crisp pages; pp 207.
New York: Clarkson Potter, Publishers, 1996. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 248; VG-/G; sunned light brown spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows moderate wear to exterior; slight wear to edges; minor wear to edges; American Horticultural Society Book Award sticker to front; previous bookshop's sticker to front flap; cloth has slight sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated.
London: Frances Lincoln Limited, 2006. First. Quarto; VG/VG; green spine, white text; jacket has edge wear, small closed tear in bottom front corner; boards are strong; textblock has gift inscription on front fly paper, otherwise clean; pp 269. [Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
London: Frances Lincoln Limited, 2006. First Edition. Quarto: VG-/VG-: Green spine with white text: DJ has sun fading to fore and head edges, general shelfwear, some chipping to head of spine: Boards are strong and mostly clean with some staining along hinges, rubbing to edges, light bumping to upper corner, binding solid: Textblock is clean: First Edition: 269 pp.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 2004. First English Edition. Small Quarto; pp 259; VG/G; green/orange spine with white text; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; minor wear to edges; light sticker residue to rear; cloth shows slight wear to edges; exterior clean; strong boards; text block shows light shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Michael Friedman Publishing Group, Inc., 1998. Small quarto; VG/VG; green spine with white text; dust jacket shows minimal shelf wear with clean and intact exterior; cloth is very clean with just minor wrinkling at spine tail edge; text block has clean, crisp pages with tight binding; pp 144.
New York, New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1995. US Paperback Edition. tall, large Qto. VG/ - no DJ. solid white glossy wraps spine with pale blue titling between tiny black authors and publishers. fully pictorial wraps softcovers, color of front panel just a touch sunned. folded in thick flaps from extended outer covers. exterior form solid and interior bound well, with interior photography mostly full-sheet in size, panoramic with accompanying text details. 255 pp. ISBN# 1556703988.