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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 9¾" - 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 9¾" - 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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The Cream of Alpines, Barker, Frank
3 Barker, Frank The Cream of Alpines
London Thomas Nelson & Sons 1958 First Hard Cover Good Fair Octavo Terence Freeman 
86 pp. Considerable general and edgewear, including chips, tears, stains and foxing, to unclipped dustjacket. A little foxing to edges of text block; upper edge tinted green. Offsetting to endpapers. Previous owner's name inked to front free endpaper. Very light foxing throughout, including to the six colour plates, which are otherwise bright and clean. Binding is solid. Black-and-white line drawings accompany each of the plants discussed. "Fifty alpines, first choice of a famous Nurseryman, its special fads -- fancies or antipathies -- analysed, the most likely processes for ensuring its welfare discussed." 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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Woodwork for the Garden, Including 16 Easy-to Build Projects, Bridgewater, Alan & Gill
4 Bridgewater, Alan & Gill Woodwork for the Garden, Including 16 Easy-to Build Projects
London and Sydney New Holland 2002 1859746209 / 9781859746202 First Paperback Near Fine Quarto 
128 pp. Light general and edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Internally as new. "Step-by-step photographs and easy-to-follow instructions make each project accessible for both novice and experienced DIY enthusiasts. Includes comprehensive information on cutting and preparing wood, fixing joints, and finishing and maintaining wooden structures." 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Reason for Flowers: Their History, Culture, Biology, and How They Change Our Lives, Buchman, Stephen
5 Buchman, Stephen The Reason for Flowers: Their History, Culture, Biology, and How They Change Our Lives
New York Scribner 2016 1476755531 / 9781476755533 Reprint Paperback Very Good Octavo Stephen Buchman, photographs 
342 pp. Very light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Upper corner of book has been bumped, leaving shallow creases to most of the pages (not affecting the text at all). Internally unmarked; solidly bound. Black-and-white photos in the text. Notes and sources; index. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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A Calendar of Gardeners' Lore Revealing the Secrets of the Walled Kitchen Garden, Campbell, Susan
6 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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The Gardener's Year, Capek, Karel. Translated by Geoffrey Newsome, with a foreword by Bel Mooney
7 Capek, Karel. Translated by Geoffrey Newsome, with a foreword by Bel Mooney The Gardener's Year
London and New York Continuum 2004 0826474616 / 9780826474612 First Thus Hard Cover Fine Fine 12mo Josef Capek 
202 pp. As new. Includes explanatory notes, an afterword, a Chronology of Karel Capek, and a Brief Chronology of Josef Capek. Black-and-white line drawings throughout. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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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, Coburn, F. D.
8 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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Houses and Gardens of Kyoto, Daniell, Thomas
9 Daniell, Thomas Houses and Gardens of Kyoto
Tokyo Tuttle Publications 2010 480531091X / 9784805310915 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Quarto Akihiko Seki (photographs) 
224 pp. Just a little light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Shallow thumbing creases to half a dozen or so pages. All else as new. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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10 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 9¾" - 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
11 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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The Ecology of Eden, Eisenberg, Evan
12 Eisenberg, Evan The Ecology of Eden
London Picador 2000 0330480642 / 9780330480642 Reprint Paperback Good 12 mo 
612 pp. Light general and edgewear to illustrated covers. Spine a little creased, but binding is solid. Faint yellowing to edges of text block and outer page margins. Internally unmarked, uncreased. "A tour de force in its attempt to explore the interface between nature and the human capacity to remake it. In a magnificent visionary sweep, Eisenberg examines the ethics and science of altering the environment." 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Naturalist's Garden, Feltwell, John. Foreword by Anthony Huxley
13 Feltwell, John. Foreword by Anthony Huxley The Naturalist's Garden
London Ebury Press 1987 0852236611 / 9780852236611 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Quarto 
160 pp. Very light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. A little scuffing to edges of text block. Internally unmarked; solidly bound. "The beauty and variety of our modern gardens owe much to the discoveries of early naturalists. In this fascinating book their explorations are outlined and lavishly illustrated with over 250 photographs, prints and paintings. The Naturalist's Garden will inspire the enthusiast to create a beautiful garden, sympathetic to the needs of both plants and wildlife today." 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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14 Harrison, Richmond, E. Know Your Lilies
Wellington A.H. & A.W. Reed 1971 0589004301 / 9780589004309 First Hard Cover Very Good Good 4to - over 9¾" - 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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15 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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Hemphill's Herbs: Their Cultivation and Usage. Hemphill's Herbs for Health. (Two volumes in all), Hemphill, John and Rosemary
16 Hemphill, John and Rosemary Hemphill's Herbs: Their Cultivation and Usage. Hemphill's Herbs for Health. (Two volumes in all)
Sydney Weldon 1990 1863021019 / 9781863021012 Reprint Hard Cover Near Fine Good Octavo 
This set consists of two books in an open slipcase (Both fore-edges and spines are open, with a cardboard band keeping them together. A little edgewear and creasing to the band. Books are as new save for a little bumping to the upper corners. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The City Gardener: Urban Oasis, James, Matt
17 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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18 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 9¾" - 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 beyond Australia. 
Price: 24.00 AUD
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Lasagna Gardening, Lanza, Patricia
19 Lanza, Patricia Lasagna Gardening
Rodale Press 1998 0875967957 / 9780875967950 Later Printing Hard Cover Near Fine 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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20 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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