New York: Bonanza Books, 1964. Octavo. Illustrations by N. Creina Glegg. Original cloth; original pictorial dust jacket (slight soiling, a few pencilled marks on inner front flap). The author had a nursery in Essex where she specialized in alpine plants and dwarf conifers for miniature gardens.
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Paris: Alain de Gourcuff, 1998. Oblong. 236 pages. Original pictorial boards; pictorial clamshell case. FIRST EDITION. The watercolors reproduced in the book are taken from the Centre historique des Archives nationales, Paris.
London: Longmans, Green, 1933. [originally published in 1904]. 129 pp + 25 handsome color plates. 4to.
London: Whittaker and Co., 1849. with 12 hand colored plates.
London: Whittaker and Co., 1852. with 12 hand colored plates.
London: Whittaker and Co., 1853. with 12 hand colored plates.
Newton Centre, MA: Charles T. Branford Company, 1958. 8vo. 124pp. Black-and-white illustrations. Original cloth; dust jacket. A very good copy in a bright jacket with small loss at foot of spine panel and some minor edgewear. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, translated from the German by R. F. C. Hull. Suzuki, in...
Des Moines: Meredith Publishing Company, 1933. Second printing (the first was 1833). 8vo. 124 pp. 20th-century half green morocco, patterned boards, top edges gilt. Provenance: Louise D. Holton (bookplate, name in gilt on front cover). Fine. This work was written for Better Homes & Gardens. It provides a history of...
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1901. First edition. 8vo. 72pp. Black-and-white frontispiece and many other photographs and illustrations. Original beige cloth. A short, concise, illustrated handbook providing basic informaiton on growing lilies. Compiled from information published in "The Garden," with the addition of some original chapters.
Farrar, Straus, 1998. the uncorrected proof in green wrappers.
London: Victor Gollancz, 1970. 8vo. 167pp. Original gilt-lettered green cloth; dust jacket. A generally fresh copy in a slightly toned and shelfworn jacket. Reprint of the 1935 first edition.
London: Simpkin and Marshall, 1839. 292 pp + nice hand-colored plates + frontispiece.
London: Simpkin and Marshall, 1835. Previous owner's bookplate [Stafford H. Northcote, later became Sir Stafford H. Northcote and was Joint Secretary to the Royal Commission (Great Exhibition), Chancellor of the Exchequer and Foreign Secretary]. Comprises 12 hand-colored botanical tissue-protected plates.
London: Simpkin and Marshall. Comprises 24 hand-colored botanical plates. Signed.
Rand McNally & Co, 1911.
New York: Rizzoli, 2012. 4to. 204 pages. Original boards; pictorial dust jacket. FIRST EDITION. "Unlike most flower-arrangement books, which rely on expensive and often nonseasonal flowers from florists, this book presents an alternative that is in line with the "back to nature" movement. This is the first volume to showcase...
London: The Antique Collectors' Club / Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, 2002. Folio. 240 pages. Lavishly illustrated. Cloth; dust jacket. FIRST EDITION of this fine work on the remarkable collection of botanical drawings at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
Cambridge MA: Privately Printed, 1924. 212 pp plus 3 photos in the text.
London: V & A Publishing and Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, 2014. First edition. 8vo. 128pp. Illustrated in color. Original pictorial boards; dust jacket.
The Mohawk Press, 1931. 159 pp.