Lugd. Batav. Roterodami: Hackios, 1669. Octavos, 3 volumes; VG; bound in full contemporary vellum, faded ink lettering to spines; some soiling to vellum; bookplate to front pastedown of each volume; each volume with an engraved title page, all dated 1669, title page of volume 1 says 1669, 2 and 3 state 1668; stain to bottom of text bloc of volume 1, does not impact any text; interiors clean; printer's mark with an eagle and the motto 'MOVENDO' on each title page; text in Latin with Greek references; shelved case 3.
New York: Published by Charles Scribner's Sons for the Garden Club of America, 1931/1934. (First Edition). Folios in green cloth. Volume one without slipcase, dj in tatters, detached, laid inside; light wear to boards, light soiling to text block. Volume two has both dj and slipcase. Spine of slipcase about half-detached; wear to edges; dj chipped, torn along the bottom edge; some foxing to text block. Both volumes: bindings strong, text blocks tight, interiors clean. Vol. 1 - 464 pp., Vol. 2 - 444 pp.
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.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1990. Quarto; pp 342; VG/VG; ivory spine with black text; white slip case shows slight wear to exterior, intact panels; dust jacket has very slight wear to exterior, slight rubbing to edges; cloth has slight sun fading to edges and spine, otherwise boards are clean and strong; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Tokyo: Kelly and Walsh, Ltd., 1893. First Edition. Folio, Unpaginated; G+; fully bound in green cloth; back cover has embossing, front cover has gilt tooling and lettering; binding has wear along the top and bottom edges and along the sides of the spine, with mild fraying at the top and bottom of, spine has cocking, boards have warping, has bumping on the fore edge corners; pages have minor age-toning and dust build up along the top edge; profusely illustrated with full plates with tissue guards; original owner's name is written on the inner front board in ink; shelved extra tall books.
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.
San Francisco: Paul Elder and Company, 1915. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 204 pages; VG; full bound in beige cloth, spine and front cover have gilt lettering; binding hasminimal wear along the top and bottom edges; pages have dark gray coloring along the top edge, profusely illustrated with tipped in plates; shelved architectural studies.
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.
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.
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.
London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green & Longmans, 1834. New edition, improved and enlarged. Tome; Octavo; good-/none; olive green cloth spine with gilt lettering and stamped designed; both board, blind stamped borders and emblems; ex libris, name label; extensive edge wear and bumping; abrasions and tears; light general toning; text block, clean; 1720 pp; errata; illus., 981 figures, tables, plots, vignettes, botanical drawings, tools; binding loose; split starts, gutter, hinges, and joints; near separation but attached; spine and boards, chipping and tears; rubbed; else good.
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.
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.
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.
London and New York: John Lane : The Bodley Head, 1903. Octavo; fair/none; green spine with faded black text; green cloth boards, strong, shelf worn, flaking, bumped; Ex Libris label, front paste-down endpaper; Borrower's Card pocket and label, rear endpapers; endpapers and text block age-toned; B/W illustrations; 96pp., plus advertising pages. Handbooks of Practical Gardening---XI, Edited by Harry Roberts. A scarce copy. Shelved front bookcase.
Paris: Huitième Jour éditions, 2007. Quarto, 87pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG+/VG+ condition. Minimal bumping and shelf-wear. Dust jacket is bright and clean, encased in a protective mylar covering. No markings or creases to the text. Binding is tight. Inscribed on the title page and numbered 564 of 1500. Shelve in: GARDENING Spine is light gray with white text.
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;.
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].
Portland, OR: Timber Press, Inc., 2005. Octavo; pp 299; VG-/G-; blue spine with white text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; minor wear to edges; slight sticker residue to rear; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; interior shows light toning toward edges; profusely illustrated with many photographs.
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].
New York: Abrams, 2009. first edition. Folio in full color illustrated hard covers with DJ in brodart; VG+/VG+; spine black with white letters; authors' signature plate on ffep; boards, DJ and glossy paper in good condition; large photographs in color on each page; contains research and suggestions for indoor and outdoor large and small arrangements; as new; pp. 255; shelved in gardening section.
Oregon: Sagapress/Timber Press, 1991. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG-/G+; Spine is blue and silver with white block text, sunned; DJ has general shelf wear, edge-wear, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, light edge-wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; pp 237; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
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].
Tokyo, Japan: Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai, 1963. (1st). 8vo, 266pp in red cloth boards with gold titles. VG-/none. Spine is same. Ex-library Bumping to head and tail of spine. Library call number written in white at tail of spine. Spine text somewhat dulled. Very light wear to corners of boards. Library stamp inside front board and on copyright page. Repairs done to front board, which is slightly loose. Library sleeve and "due date" card on rear ffep. Protective mylar cover over boards.
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.
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.
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: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 710; Fair/no-DJ; dark grayish spine with gilt text; cloth has chips to spine edges; bumped corners; heavily sunned exterior; minor chipping to edges; slightly age toned spine; text block shows age toned exterior edges; previous owner's name to front ffep; former bookshop's sticker to ffep; some foxing to first and last few pages; profusely illustrated.
New York; Waukesha, WI: Coward-McCann, Inc.; Country Beautiful, 1969. Quarto; pp 298; G/G; sunned beige spine with black text; dust jacket has closed tear to front head edge; some rubbing to fore edge and corners; slight shelf wear to exterior; mylar wraps; cloth shows slight wear to edges; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; interior lightly toned; frontispiece; profusely illustrated with black and white and color photographs; slight cracking to rear gutter.
New York: Clarkson Potter, Publishers, 1991. First Edition. Small quarto; pp 300; VG-/VG-; light blue spine with blue and ivory text; dust jacket has sunned spine; minor wear to edges; slight rubbing to exterior; cloth shows slight sunning to edges; strong boards; text block has soiled exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated with many photographs.
Salt Lake City, Utah: Deseret Equity, 1997. First edition. VG+/VG+. 4TO. Maroon faux leather boards. DJ spine black with yellow text. DJ in protective mylar sleeve. Signed by author, Victoria Jane Ream on main title page. Minor shelf wear and bumping. Clean, tight binding. Many photos in color. 265 pages. Shelved in home improvement/flower arranging.