Antwerp: The Plantin-Moretus Museum, 1993. Quarto; G+; Paperback; Spine, white with black print; Cover has slight edgewear, light age-toning, else clean and bright; Text block has bookplate and name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Exhibition catalog; 150 pages, illustrated (b&w and color). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
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Scranton: International Textbook Company, 1911? Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards three quarter bound with brown leather to spine and corners, brown cloth to boards, light wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block has red-tinted edges, spine break at page 16/4, else clean and tight; Title from spine; “Wheat, oats, barley, rye, and buckwheat, corn, hay and pasture crops, potatoes, root crops, tobacco, soiling crops”— title page; "International Correspondence Schools"-- spine; variously paged, illustrated (including color plates).
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.
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.
Rochester, N. Y. C. Mitzky & Co., 1893. Octavo, 218,  pages; G; bound in publisher's blue pebbled cloth, gilt titling to front cover; water-staining to spine, upper and lower edges of front board, light water-staining to gutter, more pronounced at beginning of volume and quickly becoming isolated to lower gutter and adjacent section of lower edge; pencil name to ffep; sfep detached but present; slight cracking beginning to lower rear gutter; pencil 'x' to corner of color plates; Three color lithographs of types of grapes, being Green Mountain, Brilliant, and Early Ohio; numerous full-page black and white engravings of grapes, in-text illustrations; Pages 201-219 are advertisements; MH consignment; shelved case 10.
London: Black, Perry, and Kingsbury, 1812. Second Edition. Octavo, xxv, , 2-164 pages,  ads; VG; newly rebound in 1/4 brown leather, gray cloth boards, gilt titling to spine; name written to title page; with half-title, folding frontispiece; water-stain to lower edge of frontispiece; fore and lower page edges untrimmed; shelved case 10.
Kuala Lumpar, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, 1978. Octavo; G/G; green pictorial spine with white text; first printing; dust jacket has lightly sunned exterior; ex-library sticker to spine; some rubbing wear to edges; mylar wrap; cloth shows slight shelf wear to exterior; strong boards; text block exterior edges have light wear; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; dj flaps taped to pastedowns; broken hinges, as is; some ex-library markings inside; ex-library stickers to ffep; illustrated; interior clean; tight binding; pp 500.
New York: Delacorte Press, 1967. First Edition. Quarto; VG/G+; lightly sunned orange spine with beige text; slightly rubbed spine edges; little wear to fore corners; only light wear otherwise; cloth spine has slight lean; cloth exterior clean; textblock clean; profusely illustrated; first edition; signed by author and by illustrator.
New York: Henry Holt and Company, Inc., 1992. First U.S. Edition, First Printing. Oblong Quarto; VG-/G+; black spine with red and white text; first US edition; first printing; dust jacket exterior has slight shelf wear; light edge wear; mild toning to flaps; mild sticker residue to rear; cloth exterior has mild wear; slight dings to head and tail edges; tight binding; text block exterior edges light tone; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; pp 472; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1969. Octavo; pp 379; VG/no-DJ; dark green spine with gilt text; 3/4 bound binding with dark green spine and light green boards; cloth shows minor rubbing to edges; light shelf wear to exterior; text block has dark green endpapers; previous owner's stamped to head edge and ffep; interior clean; illustrated.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Page & CO., 1915. Large Octavo; G; green spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has slight wear to exterior; some chips to rear panel; modestly rubbed edges; sturdy boards; text block has slight age tone to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; slight foxing to endpapers; gift inscription to half title page; some cracking to hinges; frontispiece with tissue guard; illustrated with colored plates; chip to head edge, p 81; slight foxing to few interior pages.
London: Geoffrey Cumberlege, Oxford University Press, 1953. Octavo; G; Hardcover; Spine, green with black print; Boards in green cloth, wear to spine caps and corners, small stain on front and on spine, light shelfwear; Text block has name stamp on edges, light spotting to edges, name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; xv, 439 pages + xxxi pages of plates, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
Pittsburgh: Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, Carnegie Mellon University, 2004. Small quarto; VG/no-DJ; dark green spines with gilt text; 2 volumes; cloths are clean and panels are strong & intact; text blocks have unmarked, crisp pages; pp 1470. German text. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
London: Printd by J. Ruthven, for G.G. J. and J. Robinson, 1790. First Edition. Quartos, Five volumes; VG-; all volumes bound uniformly in contemporary full polished calf with gilt emblem to both, later rebacking with black leather title labels with gilt lettering; Loss of leather on spines with red rot occurring, not affecting the gilt lettering; Bumping to corners with some loss of leather, scratching to the boards; Typical toning to the text blocks; Lacking 2 of the plates [One sheet of Heiroglyphics in volume 1, one plate of "Binny" from Volume 5]; All 3 folding maps intact with some light tearing along the creases; 3 leaves of battle plans intact [Vol IV]; 4 Leaves of Ethiopian text [Vol I] [x], lxxxii, 535; [ii], viii, 718; [ii], viii, 759; [ii], viii, 695; [ii], xiv, 230, [xii], 3 folding maps. JR consignment; shelved above New Age.
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.
Wellington, NZ: Nova Pacifica, 1982. First Edition. Folio, xii, 376pp.; VG; no dust jacket; Does not come with slipcase; spine has five raised bands, gilted motifs in four compartments and red & sky blue calf title labels with gilt lettering in two compartments; covers half navy blue calf leather, red calf date emblem to upper board surrounded by gilt decoration; hand marbled endpapers; text block slightly dirty in lower corner; text clean; bumping to corners of boards; small scratch to front board; due to weight shipping may be extra; shelved second alcove.
Paris: Ferra, 1836. Second Edition. Octavos, Two Volumes; G+; Quarter bound in cloth with marbled boards, and gilt lettering to spine; Boards have significant wear to bottom edges and corners, moderate plus bumping to the fore-edge and top corner (back cover) of Volume II, and light shelfwear to edges and covers ; Textblocks show light age-toning to speckled edges, and light occasional foxing to pages interiorly; Marbled endpapers; Illustrated: Plates I - XIV (with accompanying text) appear at end of Volume I, Plates XV - XX (with accompanying text) appear at end of Volume II; CONTENTS: Vol. I. (xxiv, 680 pages, ) -- Vol. II. (, 980 pages, , ). RWO.
London: Swan Sonnenschein & Co., 1890. Third Edition. Octavo; pp 615; G+/no-DJ; brown spine with gilt text and decorations to spine; full leather binding; scarce in leather; raised bands to spine; boards have slight rubbing to exterior; gilt borders to panels; mild wear to edges; marbled text block slight sun faded; ex-library's bookplate to front pastedown; marbled endpapers; slight foxing to some early pages; interior clean; profusely illustrated; tight binding;.
Antuerpiae [Antwerp]: ex officina Plantiniana apud Joannem Moretum, 1601. First Edition. Folio, , 364, CCCXX pages; G; bound in period style full calf, paneled spine with gilt titling; mild rubbing and wear, light mold stains to boards; with engraved title page and scarce portrait; LACKING THREE COMPLETE SIGNATURES ee6, ff8, and gg6, presumably having been at some point bound into this binding and with their remnants remaining in the gutter.; *6 A-Z6 a-f6 g8 AA-XX6 YY4 ZZ6 aa-dd6; with dedication page; bb6 has a small burn hole; DD1 has a small open tear on the lower edge; some tide-marks throughout the lower edge; early ink crossed off on top edge of title page; MK consignment; shelved case 4.
Norwalk: The Easton Press, 1985. Fiftieth Anniversary edition; Collector's Lifetime edition. Octavo; Fiftieth Anniversary edition; Collector's Lifetime edition; VG; Hardcover; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green leather with gold print, clean and strong; Text block has gilt edges, clean and tight, green ribbon marker; Title on half-title page: “A Field Guide to the Ferns”; xviii, 281 pages, illustrated (b&w drawings).
Boston: Weeks, Jordan and Company, 1839. 12mo; Fair+; Hardcover; Spine, brown without print; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, wear to spine caps and corners, peripheral toning, slight stains/shelfwear; Text block has spotting to edges, foxing to endpapers, penciled note on rear pastedown, occasional foxing within, small tear to fore edge of rear flyleaf, else clean and tight; xii, 162 pages, frontispieces (2 folded), illustrated (b&w).
London: Gardening World Office, 1888. Octavo; G; Ex-library; Hardcover; Spine, orange with black print; Boards in orange cloth, wear to spine caps and corners, light shelfwear, else clean and strong; Text block has orange tinted edges, bookplate on front pastedown, library pocket on rear pastedown, library stamp and penciled markings to title page and verso, light age-toning to paper, else clean and tight; Inscribed in ink by the editor on front endpaper; 106 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w) + publisher catalog (xii pages).
Calcutta: Botanical Survey of India, 1958. Octavo; 3 volumes; Originally published 1901-1908, “Reprinted under the authority of the government of India”, 1958; G; Hardcover; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth, wear to spine caps and corners, bottom fore corners bumped on all volumes, else mild shelfwear; Text blocks has spotting to edges, name stamp on edges, name in ink on front flyleaves, v. 3 has light insect damage to front endpapers, else all volumes are clean and tight; CONTENTS: Vol. I. Ranunculaceae to Araliaceae (xiv, 632 pages) — Vol. II. Cornaceae to Chenopodiaceae (615 pages) — Vol. III. Polygonaceae to Gramineae (649 pages). Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s). Contact seller if you have any questions. This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X, atop one of the bookcases.
Norwalk: The Easton Press, 1985. Fiftieth Anniversary edition; Collector's Lifetime edition. Octavo; Fiftieth Anniversary edition; Collector's Lifetime edition; VG-; Hardcover; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green leather with gold print, slight blemish on front else clean and strong; Text block has gilt edges, clean and tight, green ribbon marker; Title on title page verso: “A Field Guide to Rocky Mountain Wildflowers”; xxxvi, 275 pages, illustrated (b&w drawings, color plates).
Ames: The Iowa State University Press, 1984. First edition. Octavo;1st edition; Ex-library; G-/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, white with grey and black print, surface tear at bottom; DJ has toning to front, peripheral toning, edgewear, light rubbing/shelfwear; Boards in black cloth, tape on top and bottom edges, cocked spine, wear to spine caps and corners; Text block has library stamp on top edge, and front flyleaf, penciled doodling on front flyleaf, surface tear to rear pastedown, else clean and tight; xviii, 317 pages, frontispiece (port.), illustrated (b&w plates).
Brussels: Editions Pehel, 1987. First Edition. Oblong, oversize quarto portfolio in green cloth boxed casing with gold letters; VG; moderate soiling on case corners; contains 40 plates in color on thick parchment paper; introduction by President Sesse Seko; in very good condition; shelved Front Table; in French; please contact us for shipping costs in view of size.
Portland, OR: Timber Press, Inc., 1999. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 616; Good; burgundy spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has lightly smudged exterior; slight edge wear; ex-library label to spine and rear; strong boards; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; ex-library with markings inside; ex-library plate to front pastedown; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1992. Large Octavo; pp 400; Good; burgundy spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth has lightly smudged exterior; slight edge wear; ex-library label to spine and rear; strong boards; text block has slight tone to exterior edges; ex-library with markings and labels inside; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Luxembourg: Musée National d'Histoire Naturelle, 2000. Limited edition. Quarto; Limited edition, 1000 copies; G-; Ex-library; Paperback; Spine, tan with brown print; Cover has call number label taped to front top spine corner, else clean and bright; Text block has library label inside front cover, library stamps to front endpapers, library barcode taped to rear cover flap, else clean and tight; Text preliminary to checklist is in parallel English, French, and Dutch; 207 pages, illustrated (b&w, color). [Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
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: Andrew Melrose Limited, 1954. Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover;Sunned blue spine with grey text; Moderate shelf wear and age to dust jacket, sunned spine, fraying at corners and along sides and edges, creasing to head and tail edges, chipping along spine, dust jacket now protected in mylar cover; Moderate age wear to boards, slight fraying along spine corners, minor rubbing to exterior surfaces, binding slightly cocked, age toned pages; Age toning to text block exterior, text block clean; Illustrated with line drawings; 208 pp.
City of Washington: Printed and sold by S.A. Elliot, near the Washington Assembly Rooms; sold also by all the booksellers in this city and Georgetown, 1826. Second Edition. 12mo., viii, 138, , 139-150 pages; G; bound in contemporary quarter calf, marbled boards, faded gilt titling to spine; moderate wear and rubbing to binding, most of spine worn off, chips missing to head and tail of spine; frontispiece, pages 99-106 loose but present; title page through page 12, 87-94 mostly detached from binding; name in ink to ffep; With a Frontispiece of the Capital, a plate of the President's House, a plate of George Town College and Columbia College, and a plate of Arlington House. Notably, the description of the copy at the U.S. House of Representatives states that it has no illustrations.; extremely scarce; AB consignment; shelved case 7.
Boston: Charles C. Little & James Brown, 1850. Octavo; G-; dark brown spine with gilt text; no jacket; decorative embossed scroll design to front and rear panels; raised bands to spine; some chips to spine edges; some chipping to front joint; noticeable wear to edges; textblock exterior edges have some age toning; deckled head edge; dark smudges to exterior fore edge; broken front hinge; previous owner's name to fep; light damp stains to head edge to some first pages; some foxing to interior to several pages; illustrated; pp 547.
Boston: Phillips, Sampson and Company, 1859. 8vo; VG hardcover without dust jacket; brown spine with gold text; book is ex-library; boards are severely age-toned and have tears to the spine and smudges; edges of the boards are rubbed and frayed; front paste down and free end -paper have plates; text block is severely tanned otherwise pages are legible;5 398p.
Caracas: Instituto Botanico, 1969. Octavo; G; Paperback; Spine, tan with black and red print; Cover has wear at spine ends, tear to bottom of front hinge, bump to front bottom corner, light edgewear/shelfwear; Text block clean and tight, age-toning to paper; Inscribed in ink by the author on the half-title page; Text in Spanish; 502 pages, illustrated (b&w).
Amsterdam: A. Asher & Co., 1974. Reprint of 1788-1805 Editions. Three quartos (10" tall) in blue cloth boards, all volumes VG/No DJ. The following characterizes all volumes: minor shelfwear, light bumping to head and tail of spine, light handling wear to exterior, previous owner's name written in ink on ffep. Binding strong and text clean in all volumes. Includes numerous black-and-white illustrations, all of which are clean. This is a three-volume set reprinting the 1788-1805 editions. Volume I is titled, simply, De Fructibus Et Seminibus Plantarum; ISBN for Volume I: 9061235006. Volume II is titled De Fructibus Et Seminibus Plantarum as well; ISBN for Volume II: 9061235022. Volumes I and II list Joseph Gaertner as the author. Volume III is titled Supplementum Carpologiae and lists Karl Friedrich von Gaertner as the author; ISBN for Volume III: 9061235030. ISBN for the series: 9061235006. Volume I and Volume III contain introductions, in English, by Prof. Dr. F.A. Safleu. The body of the text in all three volumes, however, is in Latin. A scarce reprint set in very good condition. [Spines have blue cloth background, red text boxes, and gilt text. Shelved above Africa section.].
Calcutta: Botanical Survey of India, 1957. Reprinted edition. Octavo; 3 volumes; Reprinted edition, “Reprinted under the authority of the Government of India”; G; Hardcover; Spine, green with gold print; Boards in green cloth, light wear to spine caps and corners, light shelfwear, else clean and strong; Text block has spotting to edges, name stamp on edges, light spotting on endpapers, clean text; 3 vols. (lii, 1389 pages), large folded map (b&w) at rear of vol. 3; CONTENTS: Vol. I. Preface … Flora: Ranunculaceae to Caprifoliaceae — Vol. II. Rubiaceae to Euphorbiaceae — Vol. III. Ulmaceae to Gramineae, Addenda, and Index (v. 3 has insect damage to endpapers, cracked front hinge, shaken binding).
Orlando, San Diego, New York: Academic Press, Inc., 1985. Octavo; pp 338; Good; gray spine with green text; no jacket; cloth has light soiling to exterior; some wear to corners; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; tight binding; some foxing to first and last endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; illustrated;.
Glasgow, NZ. Blackie & Sin, Ltd., 1991. Plant Biotechnology Series. OCTAVO; VG-/VG-; dj, Black Spine w/ Green & White Text; HB; Black Paper Spine w/ Gilt Text; Shelf Wear w/ Bumping; Text block, Clean; 267pp.; B&W Text Figures, Photos (Some Color); dj, Slight Rubbing; Spine, Slight Rubbing---VOLUME 1 ONLY. NOTE: Shelved on the FS shelf in the Netdesk office, behind the desk.
London, New York, Toronto: Academic Press, 1980. Octavo; VG-/G; off-white spine with dark green text; dust jacket has slight sun darkening to exterior; some foxing to flap edges; minor dings to edges; cloth shows light exterior wear; strong, straight boards; text block exterior edges have slight foxing; previous owner's name to ffep; interior clean; illustrated; pp 349.
Portland, OR: Binfords & Mort, Publishers, 1934. 10mo; pp 407; Good; beige spine with red text; no jacket; green cloth boards show slight sunning to exterior; light foxing sprinkled to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated; tight binding.
Knoxville: The University of Tennessee Press, 1960. Octavo; VG-; black cloth to spine with silver text; no jacket; exterior to cloth shows mild wear; light sticker residue to spine extending slightly to front and rear; tight binding; strong boards; textblock exterior edges have faintly age toned; pictorial endpapers; few markings of previous bookshop's to endpapers; otherwise interior clean; profusely illustrated in black and white photographs; written by Dr. L.R. Hesler, who served on the University of Tennessee faculty for many years, describes 50 years of study and collecting mushrooms, establishing him as a foremost authority on mushrooms of the Southeastern United States and devoted his time to mushroom research; 289 pages.
London: The Royal Institute of Chemistry of Great Britain and Ireland, 1944. First Edition. 8vo, 15 pages + 8 pages of plates, illustrated; VG_ brown cover with black print, mild bump to lower right corner, slight creasing on back cover along spine edge, inked lines at bottom edge of back cover; interior clean but for mild spotting.