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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Fine


Price:
$40.00

Baker, Martha & Sara Evans
THE OUTDOOR LIVING ROOM
NY: Clarkson Potter, 2001

Quarto. 224 pp; profusely illustrated with color photographs; resources. Hardcover with dj. Fine/Fine. Landscape designer Martha Baker offers more than 45 examples where porches, pools, patios, decks, and gardens have been turned into outdoor living spaces. The styles include classic, rustic, romantic, modern, whimsical, and in town. The resource section illustrates and describes garden furniture, architectural and landscape elements, and decorative items.
Inventory number #004200



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$35.00

Cooper, Guy & Gordon Taylor
THE CURIOUS GARDENERS: Obsession and Diversity in 45 British Gardens
London: Headline Book, 2001

First edition. Quarto. 192 pp; color photos throughout; bibliography; index. Cloth with dj. Near fine/Near fine. A very personal tour throughout Britain by these two innovative landscape designers. They categorize the gardens as either traditional, eccentric, or contemporary.
Inventory number #004198



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$23.50

Bowe, Patrick & Michael George
THE GARDENS OF IRELAND
NY: New York Graphic Society, 1986

First edition. Quarto. 189 pp; profusely illustrated in color; horticultural index. Cloth with dj. Near fine in near fine jacket. Twenty-one gardens in the English country house tradition.
Inventory number #004125



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Osler, Mirabel
THE SECRET GARDENS OF FRANCE
NY: Prentice Hall Press, 1993

First edition. Octavo. 158 pp; illustrated in color throughout; index. Cloth in unclipped dust jacket. Near fine / VG, slight edgewear to jacket.
Inventory number #004124



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Fair


Price:
$30.00

Brown, Lancelot; Landscape Institute; Tyne and Wear County Council Museums
CAPABILITY BROWN AND THE NORTHERN LANDSCAPE
Newcastle upon Tyne: Tyne and Wear County Council Museums, 1983

Quarto. 48 pp, illustrated with b/w illustrations throughout. Stiff printed wrappers. A fine copy.
Inventory number #004083



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$20.00

Rose, Graham
THE SMALL GARDEN PLANNER
NY: Simon and Schuster, 1987

Oblong octavo. 168 pp; illustrated with many color photographs and plans. Cloth with dj. VG/VG.
Inventory number #003934



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Coats, Peter
FLOWERS IN HISTORY
NY: Viking, 1970

Octavo. 264 pp; 40 color & 148 b/w illus; index. Cloth in unclipped dust jacket. VG/VG. Illustrated history of flowers, including paintings, old botanical prints, and photographs of plants and flowers in their natural surroundings.
Inventory number #003909



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$25.00

King, Mrs. Francis
THE LITTLE GARDEN
Boston: The Atlantic Monthly Press, 1922

Third edition. Octavo, ix, 94 pp; many plates & illustrations, 1 fold-out plan. Brown cloth with gilt lettering & decoration. VG- mild rubbing to joints & spine tips, rear endpaper browned from attached newspaper clipping, occasional light pencil underlining.
Inventory number #003882



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$50.00

Slocum, Perry D. & Peter Robinson
WATER GARDENING: Water Lilies & Lotuses
Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1996

Quarto. 322 pp; 446 color photographs; index. Cloth with dj. VG/VG. Part One is the most complete exposition ever published on water gardening, providing specific, hands-on information on constructing water features in a garden landscape. Part Two is devoted to the crowning glories of water gardens -- the spectacular water lilies and lotuses, most of which are illustrated here in full color.
Inventory number #003879



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$25.00

Hottes, Alfred C
1001 GARDEN QUESTIONS ANSWERED
NY: A.T. de La Mare Co., Inc., 1935

Second revised edition, first printing. Octavo, 320 pp; numerous photos and illustrations. Cloth with gilt titles on cover and spine. VG-, some dulling to spine gilt, minor rubbing, minor fraying to spine tips, mildly shaken. 1001 Q&A by the former Professor of Horticulture, Ohio State University, and (then) Associate Editor of Better Homes and Gardens.
Inventory number #003809



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$10.00

Suff, David
CITY GREEN A Portfolio
NY: W. W. Norton, 1984

Square quarto. Unpaginated, color drawings by the author. Green illustrated boards, no dj, as issued. Top & bottom of spine and edges of covers rubbed. A series of paintings of parks and other green spots in London, many relatively unknown.
Inventory number #003756



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$40.00

Wright, Richardson
THE STORY OF GARDENING From the Hanging Gardens of Babylon to the Hanging Gardens of New York
NY: Garden City Publishing Company, 1938

Octavo. x, 475 pp; color frontis, many b/w photographs & drawings; extensive bibliography; index. Cloth with dj. VG/VG-, light chipping to dj edges, top of dj spine chipped, gutters darkened.
Inventory number #003613



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$35.00

Sudell, Richard
HERBACEOUS BORDERS AND THE WATERSIDE
NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1938

Octavo. x, 303 pp; color frontispiece, many b/w photographs and garden plans; index. Green cloth with dj. Chips to top of dj spine & top edge of back panel & tiny chips at corners -- No chips or tears to front panel. Attractive dj with color drawing of garden, and a very useful book by the British landscape gardener Sudell.
Inventory number #003612



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$60.00

Pigeat, Jean-Paul
GARDENS OF THE WORLD : Two Thousand Years of Garden Design
Paris: Flammarion, 2003

First printing. Large quarto. 223 pp; profuse color photographs; index of gardens, places, and designers. Hardcover with dj. VG/VG, two corners lightly bumped.
Inventory number #003571



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$500.00

Lockwood, Alice G.B., ed.
GARDENS OF COLONY AND STATE: Gardens and Gardeners of the American Colonies and of the Republic Before 1840. 2 Volumes
NY: Charles Scribner's Sons for The Garden Club of America, 1931

Two volumes, 1931-34. Folio. xxii, 464 pp; xxi, 444 pp; profusely illustrated with hundreds of b/w photographs and plans. Two-tone cloth with gilt-stamped titles. VG. Vol. 1 covers the Northeast and Midwest, Vol. 2 covers the South plus California. A major reference work on landscape architecture--still considered to be the best book on early American gardens.
Inventory number #003439



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$20.00

Manthey, Gerda
FUCHSIAS
Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1990

Quarto. 196 pp; illustrated with color photographs; appendices; bibliography; index. Cloth with dj. VG/VG. This book gives a detailed insight into the development of fuchsias and into today's wide range of cultivars. Includes the systematic presentation of the numerous varieties, and the description of how to cultivate decorative forms.
Inventory number #003402



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Phillips, Roger & Martyn Rix
THE RANDOM HOUSE BOOK OF ROSES
NY: Random House, 1988

Quarto. 224 pp; over 1400 color photographs; list of rose suppliers; bibliography; index. Paperback. VG.
Inventory number #003381



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Fletcher, H.L.V.
THE FEATURE GARDEN
London: Phoenix House, 1960

First edition. Twelvemo. viii, 142 pp; 24 b/w photographs & 14 line drawings. Turquoise cloth with gilt-lettered spine in dustjacket. VG/VG, light rubbing to jacket extremities, jacket not price clipped; former owner name of front flyleaf, else an unmarked copy. Many examples of features which can add character to a garden - ponds, seats, summer houses, paths, walls, pergolas, sundials and bird baths, steps, and many more.
Inventory number #003177



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$30.00

McIlvaine, Frances Edge
SPRING IN THE LITTLE GARDEN
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1928

First edition. Octavo. viii, 88 pp; illustrated with 8 halftone plates from photographs. Light green cloth with dark green lettering & decoration. VG, light wear to spine. One of the volumes in the "Little Garden" series, edited by Louisa Yeomans King.
Inventory number #003059



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Dierauff, Eva & Anny Jacob
OLD GARDEN ROSES and Selected Modern Hybrids
NY: Thames and Hudson, 1988

Oblong quarto. 136 pp; fully illustrated with color photographs by Josh Westrich. Cloth with dj. VG/VG, front free endpaper creased in center. Beautiful full-page color photographs of many of the old rose varieties that are popular today, including the Bourbon, the Damask, the Multiflora. Witha foreword by Helene von Stein-Zeppelin, a German horticulturist, and notes on roses by Anny Jacob.
Inventory number #002896