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Hortus Regius Panhormitanus aerae vulgaris anno MDCCLXXIX noviter extructus septoque ex indigenis, exoticisque plurimis complectens plantas

By: Ucria, P.F. Bernadino Ab (preface by G. Scalisi of Ucria, introduction by Francisco M. Raimondo of Palermo)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Edizione Grifo: 1996 repr. of original 1789 edition

Edition: Typis Regiis Panormi [Royal Press of Palermo]

Seller ID: 178

Condition: V.g.


V.g. (paper indentation on first 10 pages, not affecting text). Facsimile reprint of a now very rare catalogue of Sicilian plants by Bernadino Da Ucria, based on the plant collections at Palermo Botanic Garden and with occasional reference to their wild origins in Sicily, arranged according to the Linnaean system, with diagnoses of genera and species (in Latin) and (where appropriate) medicinal uses. Index of genera, of treatments for different illnesses, and of Sicilian vernacular names. Stafleu & Cowan, TL-II: 15417. [10], iii, 498 pp. View more info

The handy book on pruning grafting and budding

By: Udale, J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: W. & H. Smith, Evesham: 1920

Edition: 4th edition

Seller ID: 21153

Condition: Good


Owner's signature. Foot of first few pages discolored. View more info

The heather garden

By: Van de Laar, Harry

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Collins: 1978

Edition: 1st English edition, published in Dutch in 1974

Seller ID: 4572

ISBN: 0 00 219737 5

Condition: Fine


Jacket clipped, otherwise as new. 160 pp. View more info

The encyclopaedia of garden pests and diseases

By: Van Konynenburg, J. & Lawfield, W.N.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Collingridge: 1958

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20646

Condition: Good


Jacket torn and chipped. View more info

A countrywoman's notes

By: Verey, R.

Price: £32.00

Publisher: Frances Lincoln: 1989

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20254

ISBN: 0 7112 0695 7

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. View more info

Creating a flower meadow

By: Verner, Y.

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Green Books: 1998

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 21154

ISBN: 1 900322 08 0

Condition: V.g.


Little used. View more info

Wild and garden plants

By: Walters, S.M.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Collins New Naturalist: 1993

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 19945

ISBN: 0 00 219889 4

Condition: Fine


Little used; owner's bookplate. 200 pp. View more info

The bad tempered gardener

By: Wareham, A.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Frances Lincoln: 2011

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20255

ISBN: 0711231508

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. View more info

Flowers and gardens: notes on plant beauty

By: Watson, Forbes; edited by Canon Ellacombe

Price: £20.00

Publisher: John Lane, the Bodley Head: 1901

Edition: New (posthumous) edition

Seller ID: 5795

Condition: Good


Rear cover damp-stained, main text block unaffected but fore-edge spotted. xxii, 204, (4) pp. View more info

Allotments

By: Way, T.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Shire Publications: 2008

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20256

ISBN: 0747806810

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. View more info

The mist propagator's manual

By: Welch, H.J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Roberts Electrical Co. Ltd., Byfleet: n.d.

Edition: Provisional edition (roneo'd)

Seller ID: 11009

Condition: Good


Staples rusted. 21 pp. View more info

The Penguin book of garden writing

By: Wheeler, D. (ed.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1998

Edition: 1st edition, 4th impression

Seller ID: 20257

ISBN: 0 14 024034 9

Condition: Fine


Ink stamp on lower edge of text block. View more info

Hortus no. 40, Winter 1996: 10th Anniversary Issue

By: Wheeler, David (ed.); Simon Dorrell (art editor)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Bryansground Press, Stapleton: 1996

Seller ID: 1074

ISBN: ISSN 0950-1657

Condition: V.g.


V.g., a few marks on wrapper. Uniformly high-quality journal on gardens and gardening. This issue contains an account of the Rockefeller garden at Kykuit, New York and other articles. 128 pp., ill. View more info

Tropical ornamentals

By: Whistler, W.A.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Timber Press: 2000

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 21155

ISBN: 0 88192 448 2

Condition: Good


T.p. excised, otherwise scarcely used. View more info

Onward and upward in the garden

By: White, K.S.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, New York: 1979

Seller ID: 17408

Condition: Fine


An anthology of her writings, covering a 21-year period. View more info

Container gardening

By: White, R.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Mitchell Beasley: 1993

Edition: Reprint of 1992 edition

Seller ID: 15313

ISBN: 1 85732 900 7

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. View more info

The Chelsea flower show

By: Whiten, F. & G.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Cassel / R.H.S.: 1988

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: 20258

ISBN: 0 304 32162 1

Condition: V.g.


Scarcely used. View more info

Some ancient gentlemen

By: Whittle, T.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Heinemann, London: 1965

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20259

Condition: V.g.


Scarcely used. Inscribed by the author on half-title page. View more info

Common or garden

By: Whittle, T.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Heinemann, London: 1969

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 21156

ISBN: 0 434 86482 X

Condition: Good


Michael Tyler-Whittle, to give the author's full name, writes engagingly on William Robinson and much else. Small tears to jacket. View more info

The quintessential garden

By: Wild, J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The Windrush Press, Gloucestershire: 1996

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20260

ISBN: 1 900624 00 1

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. Reproduced in facsimile from a handwritten manuscript and cartoon illustrations. View more info