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Image for North American Trees (The National Audubon Society Collection Nature Series)

North American Trees (The National Audubon Society Collection Nature Series)

By: BURN, Barbara

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1984

Stock No.: 79562


A guide to the trees of North America, organized by regions. With 80 full-color photos. In brown textured paper-covered boards w/titling blindstamped to cover; in gilt on spine. Jacket with photos on front and back. --- A clean, firm copy in similar jacket which has prior owner's sticker affixed to back cover. ; Square Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); 96 pages View more info

Image for Perennials for the Western Garden:  The Amateur Gardener's Fieldbook for the Growing of Perennials, Biennials, and Bulbs

Perennials for the Western Garden: The Amateur Gardener's Fieldbook for the Growing of Perennials, Biennials, and Bulbs

By: COATES, Margaret Klipstein

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Boulder, CO,, Pruett Publishing Company: 1976

Stock No.: 77099


First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. This work focuses especially on gardening in the semi-arid American Intermountain West. With a section of color photos and with b&w drawings by Maggi Michael throughout. Indexed. --- In full gold cloth-covered boards with titling in cobalt blue on spine. Jacket is nice, but with minor rubbing. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; vii, 191 pages View more info

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Spring Flora of Wisconsin: A Manual of Plants Growing Without Cultivation, and Flowering Before June 15

By: FASSETT, Norman C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of Wisconsin: 1931

Stock No.: 79805


This examination of plants likely published with the botanist in training in mind. With black and white illustration, indexed. --- In olive cloth, with titling gilt-stamped on cover and spine. Cloth embossed with leafy pattern. Errata slip laid in. --- A Fair only copy, with tears to cloth at spine, partial split near front of volume, and notations in pencil at endpapers and prior owner's signature in ink; else intact.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall) ; 174 pages View more info

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Trees and Shrubs for Pacific Northwest Gardens

By: Grant, John & Carol Grant; Black, Marvin E. & Brian O. Mulligan & Joseph A. Witt & Jean G. Witt

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon U. S. A., Timber Press, Incorporated: 1990

Stock No.: 71411


No DJ. Great copy in full green cloth covers. Interior clean, bright and newish. 456 pages of information about Northwest plants; chock full of b&w photos. Very sm amt of chafing, head of spine; else undamaged. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 456 pages View more info

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Herb Gundell's Complete Guide to Rocky Mountain Gardening

By: GUNDELL, Herb

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Dallas, Texas, U.S.A., Taylor Publishing Company: 1985

Stock No.: 74252


In vivid green covers with titling in white on spine. Dust jacket features an illustration of a brightly-painted watering can. A bright, clean copy with numerous color photos and with b&w drawings. Gift presentation remarks on front free endpaper, priceclipped jacket flap & scrapes at jacket spine; otherwise an undamaged copy. Mr. Gundell was well-known in the Denver area for his expertise in horticulture. ; 8vo 8" - 10" tall; 407 pages View more info

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Edible Native Plants of the Rocky Mountains

By: HARRINGTON, H. D. (author); MATSUMURA, Y. (illustrations)

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Albuquerque, The University of New Mexico Press: 1972

Stock No.: 82061


Stated fifth printing of this hardcover work describing and displaying a wide variety of edible plants to be found in the Rocky Mountain region. With line drawings throughout by Y. Matsumura. --- In full olive cloth-covered boards with Matsumura drawing to cover in black; black titling to spine. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With soiling to textblock edges and cover, prior owner's signature to front paste-down, otherwise a sound, tightly-bound copy.; Tall Octavo (9 t... View more info

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Our Early Wild Flowers: A Study of the Herbaceous Plants Blooming in Early Spring in the Northern States

By: KEELER, Harriet L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 78553


First edition. A charming, compact study of early flowering plants. Each species discussed with scientific data about the individual plant, and organized by plant family. With color and b&w illustrations by Mary Keffer and Eloise P. Luquer, and with many b&w photos. --- In full green cloth-covered limp boards, titling and decorations gilt-stamped on cover and spine. --- With loss of cloth at spine ends and chafing along edges; prior owner's catalog number taped to lower ... View more info

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The Masters' Book of Ikebana

By: MARCH-PENNEY, John (text); MARCH-PENNEY, Janet (photography)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Two Continents Publishing Group: 1976

Stock No.: 78436


U.S. edition of work provides details of the art of Ikebana: Japanese Flower Arrangement. With numerous color and b&w photos providing examples and techniques. Also included are paintings and other works of art which incorporate these artistic concepts. Indexed. --- In full gold cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations gilt-stamped on cover and spine. Gold-toned jacket with painting reproduction on cover. Orig. $16.95 flap price intact. --- A bright, clean, firm... View more info

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Plants of the Alpine Tundra

By: MARINOS, Nic and Helen

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Rocky Mountain Nature Association Inc.: 1981

Stock No.: 78785


This lovely little book depicts the flora of the alpine tundra, as found in Rocky Mountain National Park and elsewhere. With numerous b&w line drawings accompanied by color photos of various species. --- Cover with panoramic color view of the high tundra and plants on covers. --- With prior owner's embossed stamp to first page, else a clean, bright, intact copy. ; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 64 pages View more info

Image for One Thousand American Fungi  Toadstools, Mushrooms, Fungi: How to Select and Cook the Edible; How to Distinguish and Avoid the Poisonous

One Thousand American Fungi Toadstools, Mushrooms, Fungi: How to Select and Cook the Edible; How to Distinguish and Avoid the Poisonous

By: McILVAINE, Charles; MACADAM, Robert K.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications, Inc.: 1973

Stock No.: 80058


This hefty softcover presents "the largest, fullest collection of American mushrooms ever prepared on a non-specialist level." Complete descriptions of over 1000 different mushrooms, with 182 illustrations (31 plates in full color). A non-abridged edition of the original second revised edition of this work of 1902. Includes a new essay and table of nomenclatural changes by Robert L. Shaffer. --- With tears to a couple of leaves at mid-book, a few minor cover & sp... View more info

American Wild Flowers The New Illustrated Naturalist

By: Moldenke, Harold N

Price: $14.50

Publisher: D Van Nostrand Company Inc: 1949

Stock No.: 71123


Useful work contains dozens of color and black & white photos to aid in identification. In good shape, back cover lightly scuffed and prev owner's rubberstamping ffep; else clean tight and solid. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 453 pages View more info

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Wildflowers of Western America

By: ORR, Robert T.; ORR, Margaret C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1974

Stock No.: 77666


Stated First Edition, 1974. Extensive data about the various species of wildflowers is presented here: including info. about range, bloom dates, family name and more. With a large section of color plates. --- In full green cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped titling on spine. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With a faint soiled spot on cover and top strip on front free endpaper has been cut out, otherwise a bright, clean, firm copy.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 275 pages View more info

Flowers of the Southwest Mesas

By: PATRAW, Pauline M., JANISH, Jeanne R. (illustrations)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Southwestern Monuments Association: 1953

Stock No.: 70229


A detailed guide to flowers of southwestern US desert mesa areas. Chock full of sketches by illustrator. Exposure to dampness has caused slight rippling, else in excellent condition.; LK41376; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Flora of Colorado Bulletin 100

By: Rydberg, P. A., Ph.D.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Fort Collins, Colorado U.S.A., The Agricultural Experiment Station of the Colorado Agricultural College: 1906

Stock No.: 72653


Plant life of Colorado is examined in this extensive catalog; each species includes description of locations where the plant may be found in the state. In full cloth covers with very slight wear at extremities; interior clean, tight and solid. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 448 pages View more info

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The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Wildflowers: Western Region

By: SPELLENBERG, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1979

Stock No.: 75427


A handy, comprehensive guide to slip into one's pocket or purse when in the field. Includes 290 page section with full-color photos of various wildflowers. Remainder of volume provides a detailed descriptions of the flowers and where they occur. Indexed. --- In bright yellow flexible plastic covers. Lacks the half dust jacket. With small tear to cover near tail of spine; some soiling to textblock edges; otherwise a good, firm, clean copy. ; National Audubon Society Field... View more info

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The Hummingbird Garden

By: TEKULSKY, Mathew

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers Inc.: 1990

Stock No.: 76195


A softcover guide to attracting hummingbirds in North America to the home garden. With a section of color photos. A clean, bright copy but with a few spots on first page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 118 pages View more info

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Birds & Blooms: Birding & Gardening Secrets

By: TORNIO, Stacy (editor)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Greendale, Wisconsin, Reiman Media Group, LLC/The Reader's Digest Association, Inc.: 2011

Stock No.: 79810


A guide to designing a garden and plantings to attract birds: "626 backyard solutions for every season". Readers have contributed tips, and with bright color photos throughout. The emphasis is on providing ideas for all seasons of the year. --- In pictorial paper-covered boards with bright color photos of birds on front and back. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A clean, bright, unmarked copy but with rounded front cover corner.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall) ; 192 pag... View more info

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Familiar Trees of North America, Eastern Region (National Audubon Society Pocket Guide)

By: WHITMAN, Ann H. (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1991

Stock No.: 81766


A newish guide to the various species of trees to be found in Eastern regions of North America. With full color photos throughout, along with drawings and descriptions to aid in identification. --- A bright, clean, unmarked copy lacking significant damages.; Oblong 32mo (4 to 5 in. tall); 192 pages View more info