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Books on Plant Monographs for Sale:

[10226] . Herbertia 2002-2003. Sanger, CA: International Bulb Society, 2003. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good Journal International Bulb Soc No 57. 152 pages with 3 articles on fritillaries and 2 on lilies.  $12.03


[8654] . Dahlias. State College, PA: Pennsylvania State College, 1950. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good Extension Leaflet. 4 pages.  $0.97


[7672] . Growing Gladioli in the Home Garden. University Park: Pennsylvania State University, 1950. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good University Park, PA circa 1950. PA State College Leaflet. 8 pages.  $1.22


[10039] Akira Horinaka. The Pictorial Book of Iris Laevigata. Japan: Abocsha Ltd, 1990. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. As New / As New. ISBN: 490035824X. Partial Translation into English. 55, 208 pages with very many colour photos. Cloth in slipcase. With name of former owner on front end paper.  $653.32

[1642] Allwood, Montagu. Carnations For Everyman. London: Allwood Bros., 1945. 3rd Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. 3rd edition. London 1945. Sm 8vo. xii, 108 pages with 48 b/w illustrations. Cloth. Very good.  $1.05

[1941] Allwood, Montagu C.. Carnations for Everyman. Haywards Heath, Sussex: Allwood Bros, 1953. 4th Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 4th edition. Sussex, UK 1953. 12mo. 143 pages plus plates with 56 b/w photographs. Cloth. Cultural manual. Very good.  $1.47

[2438] American Primrose Society. Pictorial Dictionary of the Cultivated Species of the Genus Primula. American Primrose Society, 1967. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 2nd ed. 1967. 8vo. 107 pages with many b/w photos. Staple-bound. 3 holes punched into left margin to allow for use in ringbinder.  $7.34

[6794] American Primrose Society. Quarterly. Index Vol 1 Through Vol 34. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 18 pages. Staple-bound.  $0.97

[1107] Anderson, E. B.. Camellias. London: Blandford Press, 1961. 1st Edition. sm 8vo. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. London 1961. 8vo. xi, 113 pages with 12 colour and 19 b/w illustrations. Cloth w.dj. Every camellia grower, or potential grower, will find in this book the directions that will suit all his requirements. Very good.  $2.21

[887] Baker, J. O.. The Chrysanthemum. London: John Gifford, 1947. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good London circa 1947. Sm 8vo. 91 pages with many b/w & color photographs and diagrams. Blue cloth. Very good.  $1.22

[2957] Barnes, H. F.. Lavender Pests. London: Royal Horticultural Society, 1935. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good A 6 page article in the Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society. London 1925. 8vo. Wrappers. Very good.  $1.71

[10100] Bartlett, George. Hardy Fuchsias: Step by Step to Growing Success (Crowood Gardening Guides). Ramsbury, Wiltshire UK: Crowood Press, 2002. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. As New ISBN: 1861263325. 128 pages with very many colour photos. Paperback.  $2.43

[10107] Bassett, David and Shirley. Delphiniums. Portland, OR: Timber Pr, 2007. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0881928006. 160 pages with many colour photos. Cloth. w.dj.  $2.45

[4401] Beal, A. C.. Growing China Asters. Ithaca: Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station, 1931. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good Cornell Extension Bulletin. Ithaca 1931. 8vo. 40 pages with 22 b/w photos. Staple bound.  $1.22

[10496] Bowles, E. A.. A Handbook of Crocus and Colchicum for Gardener. London: Garden Book Club, 1955. Reprinted Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 222 pages with 20 b/w and 8 colour plates. Cloth.  $8.06

[3394] Bowles, E. A.. Monographs for an Amateur Gardener's Library. London: Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society, 1919. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 13 page article in the Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society. London 1919. 8vo. Wrappers.  $2.45

[10315] Buc'hoz, J. P.. Monographie De La Rose et De La Violette. Paris: Chez Chambon, 1804. 1st Edition. 8vo. Hard Cover. Very Good- considerees sous aspects s'utilite et d'agrement contenant leur historire naturelle et anecdotique, leur description generique, eur differentes especes, leur synonimie, l'endroit de leir naissance, leur culture .... 272 pages. Quarter calf with marbled boards (extremeties are rubbed - hinges and joints are strong as is inside binding).  $265.03

[7393] Buxton, Bessie R.. Begonia Glossary 1952. 1952. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Privately Printed. Very Good 4to. Approx 300 typewritten pages bound into a book. Original manuscript.  $122.09

[7639] Case, Frederick W. and Roberta B. Case. Trilliums. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1997. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- / Poor. ISBN: 0-88192-374-5. Trilliums. Portland 1997. 8vo. 220 pages with 78 colour photos., 44 maps, and 1785 line-drawings. Cloth w.dj. Covers 43 species with info on habitat, varieties and cultural requirements. Includes a chapter on propagation. Some edgewear.  $8.99

[5276] Chevalier, Charles. Les Begonias - ( Begonia ). 1938. 1st American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Privately Printed. Very Good Translated into English by Frank Overton and Alva Graham. American Begonia Society 1938. 265 pages. Original manuscript. Typewritten pages bound into a book. Red cloth. Very good condition.  $92.76

[205] Corsar, Kenneth Charles. Primulas in the Garden. London: Geoffrey Bles, 1952. Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- 2nd ed. London 1952. 8vo. vii, 160 pages with about 50b/w photographs. Cloth. Some initial cultural remarks followed by notes, historical remarks, etc. on an exhaustive number of individual varieties. From a horticultural library (library late on front endpaper, sticker to spine). Otherwise very clean, and tight.  $1.96

[8610] Corsar, Kenneth Charles. Primulas in the Garden. London: Lindsay Drummond, 1948. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- 1st ed. London 1948. 8vo. vii, 143 pages with 53 b/w photographs. Cloth. Some initial cultural remarks followed by notes, historical remarks, etc. on an exhaustive number of individual varieties. From a botanical library.  $2.21

[2559] Crane, Howard Hamp. Pansies & Violas for Exhibition and Garden. London: Collingridge, 1951. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good +. London 1951. 12mo. 101 pages with 26 b/w photos. Cloth w.dj. Very good/good+.  $6.89

[6007] Crouzet, Yves and Paul Starosta. Bamboos. ill. Paul Starosta. Evergreen, 1996. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 3-8228-7759-X. Bamboos. 1996. 4to. 121 pages with many colour photos. Cloth w.dj.  $2.34

[10500] Dale Lindgren and Ellen Wilde. Growing Penstemons: Species, Cultivars and Hybrids. Haverford, PA: Infinity Publishing, 2003. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good- ISBN: 0741415291. 150 pages. Paperbound. Phonomenal reference describing hundreds of species and cultivars.  $8.06

[10477] Feltwell, John and Neil Sutherland. Geraniums & Pelargoniums. Vancouver: Firefly Books, 2001. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Paperback. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 1552094642. 128 pages with many colour photos. Paperback.  $4.37

[671] Fogg, H. G. Witham. Begonias, Gloxinias and African Violets. London: Garden Book Club, 1967. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. London 1967. 8vo. 175 pages with 38 b/w photographs. Cloth w.dj. Very good.  $0.48

[5129] Fotsch, Karl Albert. Die Begonien. Translated into English from the German by Hans Schlomka - Begonias. 1939. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Privately Printed. Very Good Translated into English from the German by Hans Schlomka. 1939. 4to. 311 pages. Cloth. Original manuscript.Typewritten pages bound nicely into a book. Red cloth. Very good condition.  $122.09

[9087] Fuller, Rodney. Pansies, Violas & Violettas: The Complete Guide. United Kingdom: Crowood Pr, 1993. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good- ISBN: 1-85223-748-1. 233 pages with 49 colour photos and more b/w diagrams. Paperback  $3.20

[1661] Galbally, John. The Complete Guide to Border Carnations. London: Collingridge, 1966. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. 1st edition. London 1966. 8vo. 128 pages with 39 b/w photos. Cloth w.dj. Great detailed information and extremely readable. Very good.  $2.45

[1968] Genders, R.. Primroses. London: John Giford, 1959. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Good+ / Good. London 1959. 8vo. 171 pages with 21 photos. Cloth. Previous owner's inscription. Jacket taped.  $1.96

[1969] Genders, Roy and H.C. Taylor. Primroses and Polyanthus. London: Faber and Faber, 1954. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. London 1954. 8vo. 143 pages with 16 b/w photos. Cloth w.dj. Cultivation, propagation & pest control in detail. Very good. (weight 1 pd or 500 gr)  $3.19

[1663] Gibson, J. L.. Carnations for Amateurs. London and New York: Collingridge, 1951. 3rd Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 3rd revised edition. London, NY 1951. 12mo. 136 pages with 45 b/w photographs. Cloth. Very good.  $1.47

[3987] Gill, Lake S. and Frank G. Hawksworth. The Mistletoes. Washingon: USDA, 1961. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good A Literature Review. USDA Washington 1961. 8vo. 87 pages. Wrappers  $4.43

[372] Goddard, J. H.. The New Chrysanthemum Treasure. London: Collingridge, 1953. 2nd Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 2nd revised ed. London and NY 1953. 8vo. 258 pages with very many photos. Cloth. Very good.  $1.47

[5952] Gould, Charles J.. Narcissus Diseases in Washington. Pullman, WA: State College of Washington, 1949. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good- WA State Extension Bul. 1949. 8vo. 27 pages with 9 b/w photos. Staple-bound.  $6.90

[10045] Goulding, Edwin J.. Fuchsias: The Complete Guide. U.S.A.: Timber Press, Incorporated, 2002. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Poor. ISBN: 0881925543. 176 pages with many colour photos. Cloth with torn dust jacket.  $4.07

[10443] Gray, Alec. Miniature Daffodils. London: Collingridge, 1955. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. 57 pages with 20 b/w and 8 colour plates. Cloth with dust jacket.  $35.96

[7995] Grey-Wilson, Christopher. Dionysias. The Genus in the Wild and in Cultivation. London: Alpine Garden Society, 1969. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Signed by Author. Very Good Alpine Garden Soc. UK ca 1972. 8vo. 110 pp with some b/w photos and diagrams. Paperback. Signed.  $3.93

[10499] Grinstad, Roxanne and Larry Howard. Holden Village Historic Iris. Bellingham, WA: Premier Graphics, 2008. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good A History of the Community as Chronicled in its Gardens.Bellingham, WA 2008. 4to. 36 pages with colour photos. Staple-bound.  $17.96

[10088] Halda, Josef J.. The Genus Daphne. ill. Jarmila Haldova. Dobre: Sen, 2001. 1st Edition. Foliio. Hard Cover. As New / As New. ISBN: 8086483002. 232 pages with 509 line drawings and 32 colour plates. Cloth w.dj.  $383.14

[3547] Harding, Winton. Saxifrages. Working, Surrey: Alpine Garden Society, 1970. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good The Genus Saxifraga in the Wild and in Cultivation. UK Alpine Garden Soc. 1970. 8vo. 134 pages with many b/w photos. Paperback.  $1.71

[2785] Hecker, W. R.. Auriculas & Primroses. London: Batsford, 1971. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 7134 0402 7. London 1971. 8vo. 216 pages with 52 photos. Cloth w.dj. very good/very good.  $3.93

[587] Hill, Arthur W.. Pelargoniums. London: 1939. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. 6 page article with 6 illustrations published in the Journal of the Royal Hort. Soc. 1939. Wrappers. On the history of pelargoniums vs geraniums and its early species.  $3.20

[10270] Hogg, Robert. A Concise and Practical Treatise on the Growth and Culture of the Carnation, Pink, Auricula, Polyanthus, Ranunculus, Tulip, Hyacinth, Rose and other Flowers & A Supplement to the Treatise on the Culture of Florist's Flowers. London: Whittaker, 1822. 2nd Edition. 8vo. Hard Cover. Poor A Concise and Practical Treatise on the Growth and Culture of the Carnation, Pink, Auricula, Polyanthus, Ranunculus, Tulip, Hyacinth, Rose and other Flowers, including a dissertation on soils and manures. 2nd ed. London 1822. 304 pages with 6 hand-coloured engravings. Boards crudely taped together. Text block loose. From a horticultural library.  $55.48

[7394] Houghton, Arthur Duvernoix. A Monograph of the Begoniaceae of North America. 1924. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good PhD Thesis. Univ of CA 1924. 4to. 158 pages. Original Manuscript. Red cloth. Includes the PhD examination program.  $146.76

[899] Hume, H. Harold. Hollies. New York: MacMillan, 1960. 2nd Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 2nd printing.. NY 1960. 8vo. xi, 242 pages with 8 colour and about 50 b/w photos. Cloth. Very good/good.  $1.47

[8073] International Plant Propagators' Society. International Plant Propagators' Society Combined Proceedings Volume 36 1986. Seattle, WA: 1987. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- ISBN: 0538-9143. 709 pages. Black cloth. X Library (library number taped to spine, blindstamp on title page; no other markings).  $3.18

[4993] Kourik, Robert. The Lavender Garden: Beautiful Varieties to Grow and Gather. ill. Deborah Jones. Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Chronicle Books Llc, 1998. 4th Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-8118-1570-6. San Francisco 1998. 120 pages with colour photos. Cloth w.dj.  $3.20

[78] Kramer, Jack. Begonias - indoors & out. New York: Garden Book Club, 1967. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Good / Good. NY 1967. 8vo. 128 pages with some b/w photos and diagrams. Cloth. With descriptions and cultural information on 300 varities. Very Good. X Library  $0.97

[7241] Langdon, Brian. The Tuberous Begonia. London: 1969. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 1st ed. London 1969. 4to. xii, 98 pages with many line-drawings and some colour photos. Cloth.  $2.45

[10480] Lecoufle, Marcel & Henri Rose. Carnivorous Plants. Care and Cultivation. London: Cassel, 1993. Reprinted Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0304343307. 144 pages with many colour photos. Paperback.  $17.55

[7675] Lee, R.E.. The Culture of Gladiolus. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University, 1954. Reprinted Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good Cornell Extension Bulletin. Reprinted. Ithaca, NY 1954. 8vo. 4 pages.  $0.97

[10216] Lenz, Lee. W.. Hybridization and Speciation in the Pacific Coast Irises. Society for Pacific Coast Native Irises, 1989. Reprinted Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 1989 reprint of the 1959 original ed. CA. 72 pages. Wrappers.  $19.71

[6927] Lewis, Daphne and Carol Miles. Farming Bamboo Increase Farm Income By Growing Bamboo. ill. Daphne Lewis Jean Akers Megan Ernst. Lulu Press, 2007. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft Cover. New / No Jacket. ISBN: 1-4357-0131-3. 220 pages with very many photos and diagrams. Paperback. Farming Bamboo" tells farmers and gardeners in the Pacific Northwest what they need to know to raise bamboo as a farm crop. The bamboo is farmed in order to sell bamboo shoots for food and poles for wood. The botany of bamboo is described for a background to making decisions about caring for the bamboo. An encyclopedia describes 27 species of the genus Phyllostachys.  $18.81

[1673] Macself, A.J.. Chrysanthemums for Amateurs. A Practical and Comprehensive Guide to Culture in Garden and Greenhouse. London: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good London circa 1925. 8vo. vii, 174 pages with 16 b/w photos and 30 text-illustrations. Cloth w.dj. Very good.  $2.45

[10174] Mathew, Brian. Iris. U.S.A.: Timber Press, Incorporated, 1990. Revised and Expanded Edition. 8vo. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0881921629. 215 pahes with 38 colour photos and some line drawings. Cloth w.dj.  $16.62

[6169] McClaren, Bill. Encyclopedia of Dahlias. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2004. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-88192-658-2. Portland 2004. 4to. 211 pages with many colour photos. Cloth w.dj.. Very good condition.  $40.46

[6039] McQuown, F. R.. Pinks. Selection & Cultivation. London: Garden Book Club, 1955. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good London ca. 1955. Sm 8vo. 176 pages with 13 plates. Cloth. A general, all inclusive book with much practical advice Very good condition.  $0.97

[10494] McRae, Edward A.. Lily Disease Handbook. North American Lily Society, 1987. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Good 34 pages with 13 colour photos. Staple-bound.  $17.96

[5476] McRae, Edward Austin. Lilies. A Guide for Growers and Collectors. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2001. Reprinted Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Good+ / Very Good-. ISBN: 0-88192-410-5. Reprinted ed. Portland 2001. 8vo. 392 pages with 106 colour photos. Cloth w.dj. Slight moisture crinkling to edge of pages. Pages are not discoloured.  $9.13

[8034] McVaugh, Rogers. A Monograph on the Genus Downingia. Menasha, WI: Torrey Botanical Club, 1941. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good- 1941. 57 pages. From a horticultural library (label taped to cover, blind stamp on title page; no other markings). Staple-bound.  $13.55

[10473] Mikolajski, Andrew. Fuchsias. An Illustrated Guide to Varieties. New York: Lorenz Books, 1997. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 1859673872. 64 pages. Cloth with dust jacket.  $5.36

[2881] Molyneux, Edwin. Chrysanthemums and their culture. London: 1891. 6th Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good A practical treatise on propagating, growing, and exhibiting, from the cutting to the silver cup. 12mo. 116 pages with 13 line-drawings. Cloth. Very good.  $3.69

[1330] Moreton, C. Oscar. Old Carnations and Pinks. London: 1955. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. London 1955. Folio. 51 pages with 8 colour plates. Cloth w.dj. Limited to 3,000 copies. Very good. Small horticultural library blindstamp on title.  $18.13

[904] Morton, R. J.. Perpetual Flowering Carnations. London: Collingridge, 1955. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 2nd printing. London and NY 1955. 8vo. 79 pages with 28 b/w photographs and 9 line-drawings. Cloth. Propagation, culture in pots, beds, and without soil, variety selection pests and diseases. Very good.  $1.85

[7267] Moulton, Gary. Crabapples for Western Washington Landscapes.. Washington State University, 1996. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 4to. 12 pages with colour photos. Staple-bound.  $1.22

[212] National Carnation and Picotee Society. Carnation Manual.. London: Cassel and Company, 1897. 2nd Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 2nd edition. London 1897. 8vo. xix, 197 pages with a few woodcuts. Cloth. Previous owner's signature on front cover, somewhat noticable but not terribly distracting). Monor foxing. Else very good.  $7.39

[745] National Chrysanthemum Society - S. G. Gosling and E Morley Jones. Year Book 1970. England: 1970. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good Red cloth. 8vo. 142 pages with b/w illustrations. Very good.  $0.97



[2570] North American Lily Society. Lily Yearbook 1959. 1959. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good Number 12. NY 1959. 186 pages. Green cloth. Very good condition.  $4.67

[2568] North American Lily Society. Lily Yearbook 1957. 1957. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good Number 10. NY 1957. 146 pages. Green cloth. Very good condition.  $4.67

[2572] North American Lily Society. Lily Yearbook 1961. 1961. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good Number 14. NY 1961. 211 pages. Green cloth. Very good condition.  $2.45

[2573] North American Lily Society. Lily Yearbook 1962. 1962. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good Number 15. NY 1962. 128 pages. Green cloth. Very good condition.  $6.15

[2567] North American Lily Society. Lily Yearbook 1956. 1956. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good Number 9. 1956. 146 pages. Green cloth. Very good condition.  $3.93

[1985] Pearson, Copley, Brisley, Lampard. Regal Favourites Chrysanthemums of the Future. London: 1947. 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Good+ A Descriptive Retrospect of the New Chrysanthemum. 2nd printing. London 1947. 4to. 98 pages with some b/w photos. Cloth w.dj. Good/good.  $2.45

[83] Pearson, Copley, Grisley, Lampard. Regal Favourites - Chrysanthemums of the Future. London: 1947. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good A Descriptive Retrospect of the New Chrysanthemum. 1st edition. London 1947. 4to. 98 pages with some b/w photos. Cloth w.dj. Very Good.  $2.21

[10075] Peters, Richard W.; American Dahlia Society. Raising Beautiful Dahlias the Easy Way. The American Dahlia Society, 2006. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good ISBN: 0977129225. Presenting Major Insights into the Care and Feeding. 2006. Sm 8vo. 74 pages. Softcover.  $28.34

[2433] Philbrick, H. C.. Sweet Lavender. London: Royal Horticultural Society, 1912. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good- 5 page article in the Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society (england) 1912. 8vo. Wrappers. Very good.  $2.45

[5984] Prior, Sophia. Mistletoe and Holly. Chicago: Field Museum of Natural History, 1939. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good Chicago 1939. 30 pages with 8 illustrations. Staple-bound.  $1.46

[2678] Puttock, A. G.. Primulas. London: Garden Book Club, 1957. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good London 1957. 8vo. 128 pages with 31 photographs and 8 line drawings. Cloth. General book on cultivation and variety selection.  $1.96

[8126] Puttock, A. G.. Primulas. London: John Gifford, 1957. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good-. London 1957. 8vo. 128 pages with 31 photographs and 8 line drawings. Blue cloth with dust jacket. General book on cultivation and variety selection.  $2.21

[1334] Puttock, A.G.. Lovely Fuchsias. London: Garden Book Club, 1959. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. London 1959. 8vo. 165 pages with 37 photos. Cloth w.dj. Very good.  $1.10

[10476] Recht, Christine and Max Wetterwald. Bamboos. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1992. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0881922684. 128 pages with many colour photos. Cloth with dust jacket.  $5.27

[2971] Riding, J. B.. The Development of the Dahlia. London: Royal Horticultural Society, 1934. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Wrappers. Very Good A 7 page article in the Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society. London 1934. 8vo. Wrappers. Very good.  $2.45

[6385] Rollins, Reed C. and Elizabeth A. Shaw. The Genus Lesquerella (Cruciferae) in North America. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1973. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Good + ISBN: 0-674-34775-7. Cambridge, MA 1973. 8vo. X, 288 pages with 32 plates and 25 maps. Cloth. X Library.  $4.18

[785] Royal Horticultural Society. The Lily Year Book 1968. 1968. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Year Book for 1968. About 160 pages with some photos. Cloth w.dj. Very good.  $3.69

[1119] Rupprecht, J. B.. Über das Chrysanthemum Indicum, seine Geschichte, Bestimmung und Pflege. Wien: 1833. 1st Edition. Sm 8vo. Hard Cover. Very Good Wien 1833. 8vo. 211 pages. Contemporary boards. Fine copy. Historically an important book because it provides an overview over all the chrysanthemum varieties (62) that were grown in Europe at the time. Also included are botanical descriptions and historical notes on who introduced each particular variety form China. Very good.  $65.60

[5028] Saxton (editors); Johnson Louisa. The American Rose Culturist ; Treatment of the Dahlia ; Every Lady Her Own Flower Gardener. New York: Saxton and Company, 1852. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- The American Rose Culturist; being a Practical Treatise on the Propagation, Cultivation and Management of the Rose in all seasons, with a list of choice and approved varieties, adapted to the climate of the United States. To which are added full Directions for the Treatment of the Dahlia. 1st ed. NY 1852. 8vo. 96 pages. Bound with Johnson, Louisa Every Lady Her Own Flower Gardener. Addressed to the Industrious and Economical. Containing Simple and Practical Directions for Cultivating Plants and Flowers in the Garden and in Rooms. NY (Saxton) 1855. 8vo. 119 pages. Cloth (some wear to spine, top and bottom worn down).  $28.60

[1989] Schulz, Peggie. All About Geraniums. Garden City: Book Club Edition, 1965. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. Garden City 1965. 8vo. xiv, 175 pages with very many photographs. Cloth w.dj. Comprehensive. Very good.  $1.78

[1121] Scott, Ernest and Aleita. Chrysanthemums for Pleasure. Bogota, NJ: Scotts, 1950. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. Very Good / Very Good. 2nd edition. Bogota, NJ 1950. 8vo. 320 pages with 121 b/w photos and diagrams. Cloth w.dj. Signed by the authors. Very good.  $3.93

[1990] Searle, Sidney A. and Barrie J. Machin. Chrysanthemums the Year Round. London: Blandford Press, 1957. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- This book shows how, by a simple technique for altering the daylength in the greenhouse, flowers of the highest quality may be produced to a program on any day of the year. London 1957. 8vo. (xvi), 273 pages with 52 colour and b/w illustrations. Cloth. Very good.  $1.47

[2578] Sheehan, T.J. and S.A. Rose. Garden Chrysanthemums. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. University of Florida Agricultural Extension Service Circular. Gainesville 1964. 8vo. 8 pages with 2 figures. Staple bound. Culture, diseases, insects, varieties. Very good.  $0.73

[911] Shewell-Cooper, W. E.. Chrysanthemum Growing. London: Allan Wingate, 1952. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good London 1952. 8vo. 183 pages with 12 colour and b/w photographs. Cloth. Very good.  $0.97

[1021] Smith, N. Gerard. Hardy Chrysanthemum Cultivation. London: Faber and Faber, 1951. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 1st edition. London 1951. 8vo. 135 pages with 29 b/w photographs. Cloth. Very good.  $1.96

[914] Stewart, Norman. Chrysanthemums. London: Burke, 1955. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 1st edition. London 1955. Sm 8vo. 64 pages with some b/w diagrams. Boards. Very good.  $1.96

[8382] Sutton, John. The Plantfinder's Guide to Daisies. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2001. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-88192-497-0. Portland 2001. 4to. 192 pages with many colour photos. Coth w.dj.  $2.95

[10415] Synge, Patrick M.. Lilies at Kew. London: Royal Horticultual Society, 1963. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 6 page article in the RHS journal  $2.87

[1077] Szczawinski, Adam. The Heather Family of British Columbia ( Ericaceae ). Victoria, BC, Canada: British Columbia Provincial Museum, 1962. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good Paperback. Very informative book published by the British Columbia Provincial Museum. Very good.  $1.17

[7480] Taylor, H.C. And Roy Genders. Primroses and Polyanthus. London: Faber and Faber, 1954. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good-. 1st ed. London 1954. 8vo. 143 pages with 16 b/w photos. Cloth w.dj. Cultivation, propagation & pest control in detail.  $3.44

[8660] Thistlewaite, Edward T.. Chrysanthemums. UK: Penguin Handbooks, 1960. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good RHS, UK 1960. 12mo. 168 pages with b/w photos. Paperback.  $1.22

[10213] Traub, Hamilton P.. Plant Life. 1951. Volume 6. Latin American Amaryllid Exploration Edition.. Stanford, CA: American Plant Life Society, 1951. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 172 pages with 20 ills. Paperback.  $20.94

[7238] Traub, Hamilton P.. Herbertia. Narcissus Edition. 1946. Vol 13 - Amaryllids. Stanford CA: American Plant Life Society, 1946. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 186 pages with illustrations. At least 140 pages are devoted to amaryllids. Paperback..  $27.46

[10211] Traub, Hamilton P.. Plant Life. Volume2 Verbenaceae Edition. 1946.. Stanford, CA: American Plant Life Society, 1946. 1st American Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 100 pages with 69 ills. Paperback. Amaryllis Soc Yearbook.  $17.86

[10212] Traub, Hamilton P.. Plant Life. 1950. Volume 6. Hybrid Amaryllis Edition.. Stanford CA: American Plant Life Society, 1950. 1st American Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 162 pages with 19 ills. Paperback. Amaryllis Soc Yearbook.  $20.94

[10210] Traub, Hamilton P. And Harold Moldenke. Plant Life. Amaryllis Year Book 1978. Volume 34. La Jolla, CA: American Plant Life Society, 1978. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good Volume 34. 158 pages with 27 b/w photos. 8vo. Paperback.  $27.46

[10209] Traub, Hamilton P. And Harold Moldenke. Amaryllis Year Book 1966. Volume 22.. La Jolla, CA: American Plant Life Society, 1966. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 132 pages with 23 b/w photos. 8vo. Paperback.  $30.28

[10208] Traub, Hamilton P. And Harold Moldenke. Amaryllis Year Book 1960. (Plant Life Volume 16). General Amaryllid Edition. La Jolla, CA: American Plant Life Society, 1960. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 184 pages with 34 b/w photos. 8vo. Paperback.  $26.49

[10206] Traub, Hamilton P. And Harold Moldenke. Herbertia. 1948. Volume 15 2nd South African Edition. Stanford, CA: American Plant Life Society, 1948. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 177 pages with 210 b/w photos. Paperback. Full of information on amaryllis and daylilies.  $24.03

[7239] Traub, Hamilton P.; Harold Moldenke. Herbertia. Second Narcissus Edition. 1953. Aredia, CA: American Plant Life Society, 1953. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 166 pages with illustrations. Paperback. Amaryllis Soc Yearbook.  $12.65

[6345] Violet Society of America; Adele Tretter. Master Variety List. No. 3 1976. Master Variety List 1966-1976. Registered Varieties 1948-1976. Knoxville, TN: 1962. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Good Tretter, Adeleb African Violet Society of America Master Variety List. No. 3 1976. Master Variety List 1966-1976. Registered Varieties 1948-1976. 8vo. 167 pp. Papaerback. Some underlining.Tretter, Adeleb African Violet Society of America Master Variety List. No. 3 1976. Master Variety List 1966-1976. Registered Varieties 1948-1976. 8vo. 167 pp. Papaerback. Some underlining.  $3.69

[7809] Waddick, James W. and Zhao Yu-tang. Iris of China. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1992. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-88192-207-2. Portland 1992. 8vo. 192 pages with 31 colour photos and many line-drawings. Cloth w.dj.  $4.41

[10382] Wells, W.. The Culture of the Chrysanthemum for exhibition, decoration, cut flower, and Market. Redhill Surrey UK: Wells, 1904. 3rd Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- 3rd revised edition. Surrey, UK 1904. 12mo. vii, 128 pages with about 30 b/w illustrations in text. Red cloth (faded). Thorough cultural manual by reknown breeder - Earlswood Nurseries. Very good.  $11.89

[1997] White, Edward A.. The Chrysanthemum and Its Culture. New York: Orange Judd, 1930. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 1st edition. NY 1930. 8vo. (xiv), 192 pages with 25 b/w photographs. Cloth. Written by a Cornell floriculture professor who was a well known horticultural authority. Contains a nice, early bibliography. Very good.  $1.96

[2580] Wilson, Helen van Pelt. The African Violet. Barrows, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. 8th printing. NY 1950 8vo. 198 pages with 26 drawings. Cloth w.dj. Gives 68 detailed descriptions of varieties plus complete cultural instructions. Very good/good.  $1.71

[2263] Wilson, Helen van Pelt (editor). 1001 African Violet Questions Answered by 12 Experts.. Van Nostrand Comp., 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Toronto, NY 1958. 8vo. xi, 371 pages. Cloth with damaged d.j. Very good/Good.  $3.19

[922] Wood, W. P.. A Fuchsia Survey. London: Williams & Norgate, 1950. 1st Edition. Sm 8vo. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. London 1950. Sm 8vo. xii, 170 pages with 16 b/w photographs. Cloth w.dj. The most complete book published on fuchsias at the time. Very good.  $1.22

[1128] Woodcock, H.D. and J. Coutts. Lilies. Their Culture and Management including a Complete Descriptive List of Species. London: 1935. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Poor. 1st edition. London, NY 1935. 8vo. xvi, 242 pages with 130 pages of b/w photos. Cloth with tattered d.j. Very good/poor.  $6.89

[382] Woolman, John. Chrysanthemums For Garden & Exhibition. London: Collingridge, 1953. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 1st edition. London 1953. 112 pages with 55 b/w photos. Cloth w.dj. Very good.  $1.71

[5619] Worsley, A.. The Genus Polianthes. London: Royal Horticultural Society, 1911. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Good 3 page article in the Journal of the Royal Hort Soc. London 1911. Wrappers.  $2.21

[2437] Worsley, A.. The Genus Amaryllis. London: Royal Horticultural Society, 1932. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 7 page article in the Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society. London 1932. 8vo. Wrappers. Very good.  $2.21

[2583] Wynne, B. (editor). The Tuberous Begonia, its History and Cultivation. London: Gardening World, 1988. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good from contributions to the "Gardening World". London 1888. 8vo. 106 pages with 24 woodcuts in text. Cloth w. blind stamping. Very good.  $12.32