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Low-Cost Passive Solar Greenhouses A Design and Construction Guide

By: Alward, Ron; Shapiro, Andy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The National Center For Appropriate Technology: 1980

Edition: Second Revised Printing

Seller Id: 40852


Landscape format measuring 8.5 in tall x 10.75 in long. 173 p. Natural heavy style stock covers and matching unbleached text. Light age toning at periphery and some wear along lower edge of frt cover. Much sought authoritative volume on the subject. View more info

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A Gardener's Alphabet

By: Azarian, Mary

Price: $5.00

Publisher: MA, Houghton Mifflin: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 21341


1st edition hardcover in purple paper/green cloth quarterbound boards, name on fep, else fine. 32 p. An alphabet book featuring words associated with gardening, including bulbs, compost, digging, insects and weeds. View more info

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Grandma Putt's Old-Time Farmer's Almanac for the Year 2000. Special Millennium Issue

By: Baker, Jerry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Jerry Baker: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42793


Yellow card covers crisp and unmarked 64 pp text fine. Uncommon millennium gardening collectible. Includes articles on the weather, gardening, food, offers a 3 year calendar with an explanation of Calendar pages, WastNot, Want Not, Church Days, Gestation Table, Coble's Fisherman's Calendar and much more. View more info

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Flowers A to Z

By: Bastin, Marjolein

Price: $75.00

Publisher: MO, Hallmark Cards, Inc: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38420


Beautiful 1st edition hardcover in white paper covered boards shows no wear. Unclipped dj has a 1.5 inch vertical cut in center of front panel that you really have to zoom in on to see. DJ Now in new mylar and shows well. 52 pp text is bright & crisp with no tears, soil, writing or blemishes. Whether it's a bright splash of color, a wonderful aroma, or the power to evoke memories that have long been forgotten, flowers are gifts from nature. View more info

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Better Homes and Gardens Garden Book

By: Better Homes and Gardens

Price: $15.00

Publisher: IA, Meredith Publishing Co.: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45204


Illustrated cloth covered 5 ring binder, stated first edition. Cloth split along gutters, few loose leaves laid in. Watermarked and spotted on inside rear cover, age toning but not musty. Solid working copy. 480 pp. View more info

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The World of Rice: Its History, Geography & Science

By: Boesch, Mark J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, E.P.Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 33949


1st edition ex-lib with few markings. Pocket and all pages present. Light, thin line of glue running vertically down the half title page. Price clipped dj in new mylar displays very well with colorful wrap-around art. 160 pp text is tight and bright. The World of Rice tells how the cereal, rice, and its cultivation spread from one part of the world to others, and in doing so, shows the interrelation of rice culture and the history, geography, and sociology of the many... View more info

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My First Garden

By: Bogacki, Tomek

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Farrar, Straus & Giroux: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36435


Glossy 1st edition hardcover is square and straight. Gift ded on illustrated fep, rest of 34 p text flawless. Unclipped dj in new mylar looks terrific. Inspired by hearing that a garden used to grow in the yard in front of his house, a boy recreates it with loving care. View more info

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Common Sense Gardening In Fairfax County (Virginia)

By: Bollinger, Jean M.; Landscape Design Critic & Plant Consultant

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Five Hills Garden Club: 1978

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: 34805


Not ex-lib. Faded revised edition 8 3/8" tall green card cover with black floral vines framing the cover title. 93 pp text has a coffee? mark on lower tip throughout the volume, else crisp and unmarked. Chapters include: Gardening Guidelines (Gardening-by-the-Month)/ Plan First, Then Plant/ Woody Plants For The Home Garden/ Plant Correctly/ Keep The Yard Looking Young/ Ground Covers and Vines/ Spring Blooming Bulbs/ Azaleas/ Dependable Perennials: Irises, P... View more info

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The Louisiana Iris The History and Culture of Five Native American Species and Their Hybrids

By: Caillet, Marie and Mertzweiller, Joseph K. Editors

Price: $8.00

Publisher: TX, Society for Louisiana Irises: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38162


1st edition hardcover in red cloth boards with gold lettering has negligible wear. Unclipped dj has a micro ding at gutter otherwise shows beautifully. 225 tight pages with crisp text and beautiful photographs has no tears or writing. This book covers the interesting history of the Louisiana iris group including hybridization and development of tetraploids. View more info

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Insect, Disease & Weed I.D. Guide Find-It-Fast Organic Solutions for Your Garden

By: Carr, Anna; Gilkeson, Linda; Smith, Miranda Writers. Jill Jesiolowski Cebenko & Deborah L. Martin Editors

Price: $8.00

Publisher: PA, Rodale: 2001

Edition: Third Printing

Seller Id: 29832


3rd printing hardcover with light surface soil on white background covers. 308 pg. Magnificent organic guide with E-Z to use format for anybody to make their garden bug, disease and weed free. Rare book with negligible surface wear, corners sharp, internally as new. Very well illustrated with color photos and drawings. What is it? Why is it in your garden? How can you make it go away? Or should you try to keep it there? Use this book to know what's what in your garden,... View more info

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Kidzerbs A Kid's Guide to Growing Medicinal Plants (and Cooking with Them)

By: Cech, Sena

Price: $18.00

Publisher: OR, Horizon Herbs: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45667


Unique 40 pg 1st edition illustrated paperback that gives growing and cooking ideas and recipes. Light handling soil on white background card covers, internally clean. Includes a brief description of 11 medicinal plants and ways to administer them, such as yummy Flax Seed Banana Bread, Borage/Violet Oatmeal Cookies, Tri-Basil Omlette and more. View more info

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A Gardener's Album A Collection of Selected Home and Garden Ideas from Members of the Ragged Robin Garden Club Lynchburg, VA 1976

By: Compilation Authored

Price: $15.00

Publisher: VA, Ragged Robin Garden Club: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28493


Gorgeous 1st edition paperback, 120 pgs, black plastic comb spine complete and unbroken, illustrated burgundy covers show no damage and only faint soil from storage. A wonderful array of ideas for the home, to give as gifts and to busy oneself on a rainy afternoon. Contents include: Calendar for Gardening/ Gardening Indoors/ Gardening Outdoors/ Arrangements/ Dried Materials/ Crafts and Decorations/ Something for the Birds. View more info

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Handbook for Exhibiting and Judging Daffodils

By: Compilation Authored

Price: $18.00

Publisher: The American Daffodill Society, Inc: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32897


1st edition yellow card cover paperback with 36 pp. of growing, judging, exhibiting, staging and winning Daffodil shows. Yellow card covers with green titles has a corner clipped cover, three small rust marks on rear cover. One line and a star in margin of point scoring system chapter, remainder of text crisp and unmarked. Very rare booklet. View more info

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Country Containers

By: Donaldson, Stephanie

Price: $8.00

Publisher: England, David & Charles: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 24839


1st edition hardcover book tips barely brushed, dj has slight curl at lower edge of front panel and a small hole which is really hard to see on the busy floral frt panel, displays beautifully in new mylar. 168 p text flawless. Chapters contain info on utilizing the following containers: MEDITERRANEAN; AMERICAN COUNTRY; SEASIDE; DECORATED COUNTRY; ENGLISH COUNTRY; WOODLAND; FADED SPLENDOR; FARMYARD; KITCHEN GARDEN; NEW RUSTIC; SUPPLIERS AND A COMPREHENSIVE INDEX. "... View more info

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Pergolas Arbours and Arches Their History and How to Make Them

By: Edwards, Paul; Swift, Katherine

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Barn Elms Publishing Co: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28452


Stunning 1st edition hardcover in teal paper covered boards. Tips and spine ends square, unclipped dj shows light color loss to lower frt board tip, else fine. Crisp 168 pg text w/illustrated gazebos and arbours on the endpapers. The history and how they have been used and enjoyed over the centuries as well as a practical handbook for today's gardener. The most comprehensive book written on the subject to date. Scarce, much sought work gloriously illustrated w/color... View more info

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Flowers and What They Are A Whitman Learn About Book

By: Elting, Mary

Price: $5.00

Publisher: WI, Whitman: 1961

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 25776


1st edition hardcover with sharp tips and bumped spine ends. 60 pg. Name at head of rear paste down. A Whitman Learn About Book. The author and the artists: Mary Elting's love of flowers began in her childhood spent in the high Colorado Rockies. Flowers grew everywhere in the pastures of her father's ranch. Miss Elting is married to Franklin Folsom, also a writer. Their home is in New Jersey, where they have a big flower garden. View more info

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Organic Materials Management Strategies (5306W)

By: EPA

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 15504


1st edition paperbadk 8/5 x 11" tall. Near fine condition showing light curl to lower fore-edge of front cover. Published 1988. 53 pp of manure and organic waste compost management for the organic garden. EPA530-R-97-003 View more info

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New Horizons In Orchid Breeding

By: Freed, Hugo

Price: $6.00

Publisher: CA, Day Printing Co.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27170


1st edition paperback with light wear to tips of card covers, 148 pgs. Very light sunning along spine edge, internally fine. View more info

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The Scented Victorian Garden Australian Household Companion

By: Games, Catherine (Compiler)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Australia, Penguin: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30404


1st edition hardcover in glossy illustrated boards with oval cottage scene on cover. A smidge of color loss at very tips from storage. 135 p. text appears unread. Lovely, perfumed, marbled endpapers. More than a recipe, garden craft and lore book this is a delightfully presented gift book. Crisp and unmarked with many lined entry pages to jot notes, etc. View more info

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C.Z. Guest's 5 Seasons of Gardening

By: Guest, C.Z.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MA, Little Brown & Co: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41797


Brilliant 1st edition hardcover in bright yellow cloth boards has sharp tips and lightly bumped spine ends. White-out over now invisible name in space provided, else as new. Unclipped DJ with negligible curl/rub at head of dj and a 1/2" closed tear at head of rear gutter, now in new mylar and displays beautifully. 176 p. Offers advice on planning a garden, preparing the soil, planting, handling pests and diseases, harvesting vegetables, gardening indoors, and prov... View more info