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Nature's ABC

By: Anderson, Muriel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: WI, Ideals Publishing Corp.: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45473

Condition: Very Good


1st edition paperback. 28 pp. Using photographed needlepoint stitches, pressed and natural flowers and woodland items, (cones, mushrooms, ferns, etc) the author Muriel Anderson tells the letters of the alphabet for very young learners. No rips or names. Space provided for owner's name not written in. Charming little book for any nature lover. View more info

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Carolien The Small Cow from Delft

By: Bertram, Doorlby

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Royal Delft: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 34071

Condition: Near Fine


Brilliant paperback in heavy illustrated card covers. Published (re-issued) on the occasion of the 350th anniversary of Royal Delft. Written in both dutch and english, charmingly illustrated tale of an ordinary white calf who wished she had spots like some of the other cows so she approaches a painter who is painting a landscape in a nearby field and asks him to paint some spots on her. Instead he paints her all over with very colorful flowers which come off in a rainstorm and Carolien is sad. She asks the painter to re-do her but instead he orders a small pottery cow and paints it exactly as ... 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

Condition: Very Good


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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Ty Loves Flowers

By: Bramhall, Elizabeth

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 17711

ISBN: 0963603809

Condition: Very Good


1st edition paperback. Cover has two creases on the front, slight wear on the edges. Wet stain on lower front edge. A book for young children, in hopes that they will love and care for the world of nature. View more info

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The Big Water Fight

By: Bridwell, Norman

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic Book Services: 1977

Edition: First Printing

Seller Id: 7605

Condition: Near Fine


Negligible corner wear and touch of surface soil, else as new. First printing paperback. It all started when Alice showed Danny her new ring. Danny didn't like the ring. But he liked flowers. He hoped Alice liked flowers too. 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

ISBN: 0914641093

Condition: Fine


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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Mr. Goethe's Garden

By: Cohn, Diana

Price: $12.00

Publisher: MA, Bell Pond Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40126

ISBN: 0880105216

Condition: Fine


Fine 1st edition hardcover in like dj with slight curl at edges of frt panel from storage. DJ now in new mylar and displays beautifully. Oversized, too large for flat rate envelope. Mr. Goethes Garden is the story of the friendship between an inquisitive young girl and her elderly neighbor, the world-famous playwright, artist and natural scientist Johann von Goethe. Set in the 1830s, the girl visits Mr. Goethe in his well-tended garden, where she is taught to draw and to look at the world of nature in a very special way. 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

Condition: Very Good


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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The Bingity-Bangity School Bus

By: Conkling, Fleur

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Wonder Books: 1950

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 6883

Condition: Very Good


Cover shows moderately worn tips and few small chips along spine, text tight and age toned with few soil spots within. Number 550 printed on upper spine edge of frt cover as published. No letter on rear pages, no other date than 1950. Busby, the old school bus, overhears people talking about how old he is and how broken down he looks and decides he should just run away so they can get a new, fancy bus. Well, his plan goes wrong when he ends up in a field of flowers and can't get out. Soon he learns that just because he is old and may have some "use" to him, doesn't mean no one likes hi... View more info

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Ikebana International Spring 1970 Issue #28

By: David, Virginia Publications Diretor; Barbara Bridgen Edirot

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Ikebana International: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27397

Condition: Very Good +


VG condition 80 pg stapled magazine. Very light surface soil on white background cover, mostly age toning along spine edge, Dedicated to the art of Japanese Flower Arranging. 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

Condition: Very Good


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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Jon-Jon and Annette

By: Elzbieta

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt & Co.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44149

ISBN: 0805032991

Condition: Near Fine


VG Illust hardcover with light surface scratch affecting gloss not the image on cover. 2 small former owner stamps on illust endpps that show flowers growing along barbed wire rolls. Text fine, unpg, 34 pp. No dj. Not a former library book. Tips and spine ends sharp. Jon Jon and Annette plan to get married when they grow up, but war comes between them. View more info

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The Green Thumb Story

By: Fiedler, Jean

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 45924

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first printing illustrated card covers with light color loss at periphery. 48 pp text is tight and browned but not brittle. No names, tears or soil, but a bit of sticker rems on rear cover. Anyone who loves flowers and the earth, and who knows how to help green plants to grow is said to have a green thumb. But Peter didn't know. He thought a green thumb was something magic. This is the story of how Peter went looking for a green thumb. View more info

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Patterns of Descent Poems By Richard Foerster SIGNED

By: Foerster, Richard

Price: $17.00

Publisher: WA, Orchises: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 33804

ISBN: 0914061364

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in grey cloth with gold author's initials and spine title. Spine ends and tips sharp. Unclipped jacket is new mylar is mint. Gift quality presentation copy signed by author, "To Deborah's friend, Steve, on his birthday with every best wish. Richard Forester, 9-18-96". 94 pp text crisp and unmarked. This densely written book is filled with verbal images of water and water birds, growing plants, and flowers, and it is haunted by images of ghosts, the bedrock of memory, and the passion of uncertainty. 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

ISBN: 0821218972

Condition: Near Fine


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 providing flowers for the holidays. View more info

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Drakensberg Flowers

By: Hardy, Betty

Price: $12.00

Publisher: WInterton, Berg Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 18756

ISBN: 0620130636

Condition: Fine


Lovely little 1st edition paperback pocket guide to the wild flowers of the Little Berg. 61 pp illustrated with color drawings. Rare item. View more info

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Robert the Rose Horse

By: Heilbroner, Joan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 18952

Condition: Good


1st edition exlib in plain burgundy buckram boards with white title & call tag on spine. Corners bumped, 64 p. text with a few tiny tears from page-turning, couple of larger taped tears. All pages and pocket present. "Robert has terrible trouble with roses. Every time he smells one he sneezes. And every time he sneezes children all over America laugh. View more info

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Sunny Stories. Father Tuck's Golden Gift Series No. 808 (Two Donkey's on Cover Eating out of Cottage Window Box)

By: Hoyer, M.A., Williams, Margery, Et al.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 36968

Condition: Good +


Color glossy illustrated boards showing a donkey and her colt eating flowers from a cottage window box. Corners of boards rubbed, Red cloth backstrip in good shape w/light rubbing at head. Faint pencil name on upper edge of frt cover. 72 pg text is browned but not brittle. Front hinge cracked, spine has been properly reglued with ph neutral bookbinder's adhesive. No names, tears or soil within. #808 in the Father Tuck's Golden Gift Series. An anthology of stories, the first of which entitled: The Squirrel and the Earl's Daughter has several pen and inks by Attwell. Very scarce and an ea... View more info

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Hiding

By: Hughes, Shirley

Price: $8.00

Publisher: MA, Candlewick Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33411

ISBN: 1564023427

Condition: Good +


Ex-lib. 1st edition hardcover with DJ affixed to boards, Pocket present. First packet of sewn-in text is shaken (wobbly), but holding fine. . 24 pp. A young girl describes many examples of hiding: children at play, parents reading, the moon behind clouds, flowers underground in winter, and the dog at bathtime all with Shirley's beloved illustrations. View more info

Picture Framing New Crafts

By: Kanduth, Rian

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Lorenz Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37131

ISBN: 0754801896

Condition: Fine


Lovely 1st edition hardcover in illust glossy boards and matching unclipped dj. Color illust throughout. No names or tears. Not exlibrary. 96 profusely illust pp showing details on framing art, flowers, feathers, you name it. Over 20 step-by-step projects included. View more info