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Gardens and Gardening, Horticulture

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Gardens and Gardening, Horticulture

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1 20th Century Decorating Architecture & Gardens: 80 Years Of Ideas & Pleasure From House & Garden
New York Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1980 0030475813 / 9780030475818 First Hard Cover Good+ Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
320 pp. Dustjacket, now protected in archival mylar, is price clippedand has considerable edgewear, including wrinkling, rubbing, chips and tears. There is a 3" piece missing from the front upper edge. Black cloth boards a little bumped at corners. Cloth is torn along lower edge of front board. Two or three small splotches to upper edge of text block. Gift inscription inked to ffep. Internally clean and solidly bound. Illustrated with b/w and colour photos. 
Price: 17.00 AUD
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2 Culpeper's Complete Herbal and English Physician
Harvey Sales 1981 Facsimile Edition Hard Cover Good+ Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
iv, 240 pp. Occasional colour plates. Facsimile edition of the 1826 original. Previous owner's name in ink to front flyleaf. Dustjacket, now protected in archival mylar, is not clipped. Page edges lightly yellowed. Boards with some light edgewear. Dustjacket sunned at spine, with some light edgewear. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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A Calendar of Gardeners' Lore Revealing the Secrets of the Walled Kitchen Garden, Campbell, Susan
3 Campbell, Susan A Calendar of Gardeners' Lore Revealing the Secrets of the Walled Kitchen Garden
London Century Publishing 1983 071260247X / 9780712602471 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo 
128 pp. "Being an unrivalled collection of useful Directions & Observations with the addition of curious Facts & Fantasies relating to the History, Planning, Planting & Management of Walled Kitchen Gardens". Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Brown cloth boards bright and square. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Colour drawings throughout. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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4 Coburn, F. D. Alfalfa, Lucerne, Spanish Trefoil, Chilian Clover, Brazilian Clover, French Clover, Medic, Purple Medic... (Medicago sativa): Practical Information on its Production, Qualities, Worth and Uses, Especially in the United States and Canada
New York Orange Judd Company 1909 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo 
163pp + ads. Tables, B&W photographs, diagrams. Occasional pencil notation and underlining. One or two pages with some foxing. Page edges yellowed. Boards with moderate general and edgewear, spine quite faded and worn. 
Price: 17.00 AUD
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5 Dixon, Trisha Garden Design and Style: The Essence of the Garden
North Ryde, NSW Angus & Robertson 1991 0207168067 / 9780207168062 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
214 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected, is not price clipped, but has some edgewear including slight wrinkling. Green cloth boards slightly worn at top and base of spine and corners. Internally as new. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Essential Olive Oil Companion, Dolamore, Anne
6 Dolamore, Anne The Essential Olive Oil Companion
London Macmillan 1988 0333483812 / 9780333483817 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Octavo Madeleine David 
160 pp. Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Faint dust foxing to upper edge of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Decorated endpapers. Bright colour and b/w illustrations throughout. History, cultivation, recipes, index. "The olive is almost as old as recorded time and its oil was one of the first natural health and beauty products. Victors in the games of Ancient Greece were awarded jars as prizes." 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Seasons in my house and garden, Forsyth, Holly Kerr
7 Forsyth, Holly Kerr Seasons in my house and garden
Carlton University of Melbourne Publishing / The Miegunyah Press 2010 0780522857825 First Paperback Near Fine Quarto Holly Kerr Forsyth, photographs 
279 pp. Extremely light edgewear to illustrated covers. All else as new. Gatefold flaps. Colour photos throughout. Further reading. Recipe index. General index. "I am delighted to be able to share with you the result of a long journey, and my happiest days in this house, and in my garden." 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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The Weed Forager's Handbook: A Guide to Edible and Medicinal Weeds in Australia, Grubb, Adam, and Annie Raser-Rowland. Foreword by Costa Georgiadis
8 Grubb, Adam, and Annie Raser-Rowland. Foreword by Costa Georgiadis The Weed Forager's Handbook: A Guide to Edible and Medicinal Weeds in Australia
Melbourne Hyland House 2015 1864471212 / 9781864471212 Reprint Limpback Fine 12 mo 
165 pp. As new. Colour photos throughout. "In other words, if you eat, then this book is an essential companion." 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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9 Harrison, Richmond, E. Know Your Lilies
Wellington A.H. & A.W. Reed 1971 0589004301 / 9780589004309 First Hard Cover Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Charles Harrison and Herman v Wall 
84 pp. Dust jacket, now protected in removable clear plastic sleeve, is not clipped but has considerable edgewear including rubbing, a taped closed tear, and small chips along the edges. Backstrip panel a little sunned. Blue cloth boards just lightly bumped at the upper front corner. Prev. owner's inked name to ffep. Internally clean, unwrinkled and solidly bound. Colour and b/w photos. Lily-related newspaper clippings laid in. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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10 Heazlewood, Anne The Organic Gardener's Companion
Balgowlah, NSW Reed 1990 0730101568 / 9780730101567 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Quarto Gillian Boden 
87 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated laminated boards. Internally as new. Produced by the Organic Gardening and Farming Society of Tasmania, Inc. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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The City Gardener: Urban Oasis, James, Matt
11 James, Matt The City Gardener: Urban Oasis
London Collins 2004 0007176287 / 9780007176281 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Quarto 
224 pp. Unclipped dw is creased at head of spine, with a little scuffing to lower panel. Laminated boards have a small bump to head of spine; all else as new. Colour illustrations throughout. Design and practicalities for urban gardening. "A genuine 21st-century tree hugger with a soul for plants and design." 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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12 Jellicoe, Geoffrey & Susan; Goode, Patrick and Lancaster, Michael The Oxford Companion to Gardens
Oxford / New York Oxford University Press 1986 0198661231 / 9780198661238 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
635pp. + acknowledgements. Numerous b&w and colour illustrations and photos. Book is in excellent condition, no marks internally, clean and tight. Dustjacket is in protective clear mylar wrap, with only very light edgewear. Heavy item - inquire for postage costs. 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The Garden of Cosmic Speculation, Jencks, Charles
13 Jencks, Charles The Garden of Cosmic Speculation
Frances Lincoln 2003 0711222169 / 9780711222168 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Quarto 
256 pp. Extremely light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. A little scuffing to lower edge of text block. Decorated endpapers. Colour and black-and-white illustrations. "Charles Jencks has a rare insight into nature's patterns -- the microworld of atoms and DNA, and the cosmic architecture of galaxies, black holes, and the "Big Bang". He has brought his insights literally to life by creating a marvelous garden." -- Sir Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal. This is a heavy book and will require extra postage if it is to be shipped outside of Australia. 
Price: 60.00 AUD
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14 Lanza, Patricia Lasagna Gardening
Rodale Press 1998 0875967957 / 9780875967950 Later Printing Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Quarto 
xi, 241 pp. Light edgewear to illustrated laminated boards. Upper corners bumped. Internally as new. Printed in green ink throughout. Illustrated with line drawings. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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15 Law-Smith, Joan (editor) Gardens of the Mind
Macedon, Victoria Briarwood Press 1979 0959629602 / 9780959629606 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Octavo Joan Law-Smith 
103 pp. plus index of authors, titles, first lines. Browning to spine and edges of unclipped dustjacket. Faint dust foxing to upper edge of text block. A little yellowing to edges of text block and outer page margins. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Textured art paper. Colour botanical illustrations by Law-Smith. "A sensitive, personal anthology of poems, following the theme of the four seasons." Includes several of Vita Sackville-West's garden poems. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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16 Mclean, Mary Jane Mary Anne's Garden
New York Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1987 0810914182 / 9780810914186 First Hard Cover Good + Good + Landscape Octavo Mclean, Mary Jane 
120 pp. Dustjacket, now protected in archival mylar, is not price clipped, but is a little sunned and wrinkled, with one or two unobtrusive splotches to the front panel. Green cloth boards a little worn and faded along edges. Internally clean, bright and solidly bound. Colour and b/w botanical llustrations throughout. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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17 North, Tim Garden Cuttings: Reflections from an Australian Gardener
Sydney New Holland 1999 1864365447 / 9781864365443 First Cloth Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
176 pgs. The author's "...account of the construction of his various [Australian] gardens at his homes over the years....Featuring beautiful colour photographs and numerous gardening hints, this book is the perfect gift for both the experienced and aspiring gardener." And it is still close enough to new, in its protected dustwrapper, to be a gift. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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18 Perry, Frances Flowers of the World
London Spring Books 1987 0600554007 / 9780600554004 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Leslie Greenwood 
320 pp. Light scratching to back cover of illustrated laminated boards. Uniform yellowing of page edges. Illustrated eps. Internally clean, bright and solidly bound. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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19 Pesel, L.F. & Spender, R.E.S. Iris Culture for Amateurs
London Country Life Ltd. 1937 First Edition Cloth Good+ No Jacket Ex-Library 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
151pp. Colour frontispiece and numerous b&w plates. Bookplate to endpaper proclaims that this copy was presented to the "Gardener's Library" by "S.A. Bradbury", and a later stamp from the Horticultural Society Library states that it was a gift of Marshall Mitchell. Small call number and white-out to ffep, and old lending record and library catalogue card pasted down to rear endpapers. Otherwise free of library markings. Some light foxing to some of the text pages and page edges, boards with moderate general wear. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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20 Pirie, Chris The Australian Scented Garden
Australia Harper & Row 1984 0063120593 / 9780063120594 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
139pp. Numerous colour photos. "...crowded with sensible advice for the common garden variety of human being who seeks to add a tantalising yet fulfilling dimension to his or her existence with plants." Excellent condition internally, only minor edgewear to boards at spine and corners. Dustjacket with very minor edgewear. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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