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The flower garden, or monthly calendar of practical directions for the culture of flowers

By: Doyle, M. [pseud. for Reverend William Hickey]

Price: £120.00

Publisher: William Curry, Dublin: 1839

Edition: 3rd edition

Seller ID: 19967

Condition: Good


Owner's bookplate. Leather worn, title label on spine chipped, some foxing of the first dozen pages. Only 4 in COPAC for this edition. Includes Prefatory address to the Fair Sex. View more info

Gardeners, gurus and grubs

By: Drower, G.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Alan Sutton: 2001

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 9889

ISBN: 0 7509 2543 4

Condition: Fine


Owner's signature in pencil on ffep. xii, 260 pp. View more info

Gardeners, gurus and grubs: the story of garden inventors and innovations

By: Drower, George

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing: 2001

Edition: Special promotional edition

Seller ID: 2456

ISBN: 0 7509 2543 4

Condition: V.g.


Near fine, a tiny amount of edgewear. Very readable account of gardening innovations, hopping around from century to century and always well-informed. If you want to know more about the inventor of the Flymo, this is your book; equally he covers authors from the dawn of horticultural publishing, such as Columella. Nicely designed, as one expects from a Sutton book. xii, 260 pp. View more info

The flowers and gardens of Madeira

By: Du Cane, Florence; illustrated by Ella Du Cane

Price: £24.00

Publisher: A. & C. Black: 1926

Edition: New edition, first published in 1909

Seller ID: 5791

Condition: Good


Slight foxing to t.p. and end papers; spine dulled. vii, 150 pp. View more info

The curious gardener's almanac

By: Edworthy, N.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Eden Project Books: 2006

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20216

ISBN: 1 903919 90 8

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. View more info

The transplanted gardener

By: Elliott, C.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Viking: 1996

Edition: 1st UK edition

Seller ID: 20217

ISBN: 0 670 86773 X

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. Pages browned. View more info

Treasury of garden writing

By: Elliott, C.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Frances Lincoln: 2005

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20218

ISBN: 0 7112 2522 2

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. View more info

Bulbs under glass

By: Elliott, J.G.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: AGS: n.d. (c. 1970)

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 21886

Condition: V.g.


Little used. View more info

A gardener's guide to the Androsaces

By: Elliott, R.C. (ed.)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: AGS: n.d. (c. 1970)

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 21887

Condition: V.g.


Little used. View more info

Alpine gardening

By: Elliott, Roy

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Vista Books, London: 1963

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11120

Condition: Good


Jacket with edge wear. 320 pp. View more info

New plants from old

By: Evans, Charles M.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Pelham Books, London: 1976

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 2330

ISBN: 0 7207 1043 X

Condition: V.g.


Cover slightly dulled. How to propagate plants by cuttings, runners, seeds, etc., aimed at the novice gardener. x, 116 pp. (stout paper). View more info

The cultivated plants of Israel [in Hebrew]

By: Fahn, A., Heller, D., Avishai, M.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Hakibbutz Hameuchad: 2002

Edition: Reissue of 1998 edition

Seller ID: 2141

Condition: As new


A comprehensive guide to the plants cultivated for agriculture, horticulture or amenity in Israel. Arranged in systematic family order and then alphabetically by genus and species, it includes dichotomous keys to genera and a 15-page supplement of additions and corrections, loosely inserted. A selection of species are illustrated by 217 colour photographs on 16 unnumbered pages between pp. 288 and 289. 703 pp., 689 line drawings, index to Latin and Hebrew names, bibliography. View more info

Checklist of the woody plants at the Arboretum of the Barnes Foundation

By: Farley, E.B.; Fogg, J.M.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Barnes Foundation, Merion Station, PA: 1975

Seller ID: 8862

Condition: V.g.


28 pp. View more info

The English rock-garden (2 vols.)

By: Farrer, R.

Price: £120.00

Publisher: T.C. & E.C. Jack, London & Edinburgh: 1919

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 21856

Condition: Fair


Ink stamp of Will Ingwerson on ffep. of vol. 1, owner's signature on t.p. of each volume. Internally a well-preserved set, but the corners are bumped, the hinges are worn externally and the tips of the spines are frayed. Farrer's exuberantly-written major work has the advantage of having this impression of vol. 2 include the Appendix, which is absent from the original imprint. Vol. 1 (A-M): xliv, 504 pp., 52 monochrome plates; vol. 2 (N-Z): viii, 524 pp., 50 monochrome plates. View more info

Right plant, right place

By: Ferguson, N.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Pan Books: 1986

Edition: 1st edition, 6th impression

Seller ID: 20220

ISBN: 0 330 29656 6

Condition: V.g.


Little used. Page margins tanned. View more info

The water garden

By: Fletcher, H.L.V.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: John Lehmann: 1951

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11124

Condition: V.g.


Inscribed by the author. Foxing to fore-edge. 194 pp. View more info

The story of the Royal Horticultural Society 1804-1968

By: Fletcher, Harold R.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1969

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11123

Condition: Good


Jacket slightly rippled in places, binding a little shaken. View more info

Gardening Illustrated (vols. 49-61)

By: Gardening Illustrated

Price: £520.00

Publisher: Gardening Illustrated, Tower House, Strand:

Seller ID: 6887

Condition: V.g.


A sizeable run of the journal founded by William Robinson in 1879 which ran until 1956, when it was incorporated with Gardener's Chronicle. Vols. 48 (part) and 49-61 bound in modern green cloth, each volume covering a calendar year except for 1930 which also incorporates the last nine parts for Nov.-Dec. 1927. View more info

Hardy plants worth growing

By: Gauntlett, V.N.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: V.N. Gauntlett & Co., Chiddingford: 1909

Seller ID: 9190

Condition: Fair


Cover worn and browned, with ink stain; paper sl. tanned. 264 pp. View more info

Hardy plants worth growing

By: Gauntlett, V.N.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: V.N. Gauntlett & Co., Chiddingford:

Seller ID: 9191

Condition: Fair


No. 90. Cover worn, creased and frayed; paper sl. tanned. 338 pp. View more info