A Witch's Guide to Gardening

By: Jacob, Dorothy, Foreword by B. J. Chute

Price: $250.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Second printing of the first edition, one year after the first. Straight, sharp hardcover in green paper covered boards quarter bound in black cloth with a gold lettered title and blue & green botanical drawings on head and foot of backstrip. Spine ends show light bumping and color loss, no rubbing or tearing. Light sunning on edges of book underneath the dust jacket. Black stamped former owner's name on fep, no other ownership marks, no tears or soil, just one pin hole over one word in the foreword. 118 pp text is illustrated with botanical line drawings. Price-clipped just jacket designed by Jacqueline Schuman shows surface wear and color loss but all text and titles remain legible. 1/2" chip at head of backstrip, 1/4" at foot of same. small rubs at tips and one closed tear at foot of rear panel. Here is a book of garden magic, of history, of floriculture and folklore and fancy; a book of learning and charm and wit.

Title: A Witch's Guide to Gardening

Author Name: Jacob, Dorothy, Foreword by B. J. Chute

Illustrator: Line Drawings

Categories: GARDENING,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: NY, Taplinger Publishing Co., Inc.: 1965

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 47119

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