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41 Kinne, Jane S House Plants National Audubon Society Nature Program
Nelson Doubleday 1965 Trade Paperback Very Good 
64pp, laminated softback covers. Many colour illustrations. Clean and tight. Prepared with the cooperation of the National Audubon Society, NY. 
Price: 3.00 GBP
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42 MacSelf, A J Sanders' Encyclopaedia of Gardening
Collingridge Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 
Revised 21st edition, probably 1930s. 477pp, red cloth covered boards with one closed split to edge of spine. Original owner's name to flyleaf, light spots of foxing to foredge. A classic dictionary of cultivated plants and their care.  
Price: 6.00 GBP
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43 Mason, Anthony House Plants
Geddes & Grosset 1988 Soft Cover Fine Anthony Mason 
Pocket sized. 128pp, illustrated softback cover. Colour and b + w illustrations. A very clean copy. Originally produced for Time-Life books, this is a special edition for Ariel. Know your house plants and their needs, and experiment with rarer varieties. 
Price: 1.25 GBP
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44 Matthew, W P (ed) The Practical Home Handyman
Odhams Press 1948 Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket 
416pp, brown boards with impressed vignette. Many b + w illustrations. Internally clean. Repairs and projects for house, garden, bike etc maintenance - carpentry, plumbing, electrics.  
Price: 4.00 GBP
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45 National Bonsai Society Bonsai The Why & How
The National Bonsai Society First Edition Soft Cover Very Good  
46pp booklet, illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. Old price to front cover, otherwise As New. 100 questions and answers on Bonsai topics.  
Price: 3.50 GBP
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46 Nichols, Beverley Down The Garden Path
Jonathan Cape 1932 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Rex Whistler 
290pp, green linen covered boards, with an illustration, the title faded to the spine. Colour illustrated endpapers and b + w illustrations by Rex Whistler. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. The author's humorous account of making a garden in a village in Huntingdonshire. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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47 Reed, F J Lawns and Playing Fields
Faber 1950 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
212pp, green cloth covered boards with a couple of faint marks. B + w illustrations. Flyleaf removed, marks left by removal of sellotape to inner boards, otherwise internally clean. A comprehensive guide to grass mixtures, care and maintenance, weeds and pests and lawns for sports and parks. 
Price: 5.50 GBP
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48 Roan, H M and Scott, S H An Introduction to Cactus and Other Succulent Plants
The National Cactus and Succulent SOciety 1957 Soft Cover Good 
4th edition. 38pp, illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. Bottom of front cover and title page have a little damp spotting, original owner's name to front cover, otherwise clean - a good 'working copy'. How to choose and look after your collection. 
Price: 1.75 GBP
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49 Rundle, R V G Shrubs Amateur Gardening Picture Book No. 14
Collingridge 1965 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Fine 
60pp, complete illustrated dustjacket. B + w photographs. A small magazine cutting neatly attached to the last page, otherwise very clean. Shrubs for different situations, and how to care for them. 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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50 Russell, Vivian Planting Schemes From Monet's Garden
Frances Lincoln 2003 0711217874 / 9780711217874 Soft Cover Fine 
160pp, illustrated laminated softback covers. Over 150 spectacular colour photographs. A very clean copy. Plans and pictures of the garden Monet created at Giverny, through the seasons of the year, and ideas for recreating the plantings in your own garden. 
Price: 6.25 GBP
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51 Shewell - Cooper W E Born Gardeners
Evans 1110 Hard Cover Very Good Poor 
Probably 1950s. 214pp, dustjacket by Harry Sheldon with a couple of tears and wear to the edge. B + w illustrations. Damp mark to front edge of boards, but internally clean. Town and country gardens and gardeners. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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52 Shewell - Cooper W E The A B C of Cacti and Succulents
EUP 1957 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
200pp, green boards. Colour and b + w illustrations.Complete with Errata slip. The previous owner has carefully pasted pictures of rare cacti to the flyleaf and inner board, otherwise internally clean. How to propagate and care for cacti - a classic. 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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53 Shewell - Cooper W E The A B C Of Gardening
EUP 1960 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Reprint of the New Edition. 260pp, priceclipped dustjacket is a little rubbed to edges. Colour and b + w illustrations. Gift inscription to inner board, notes to flyleaf, otherwise very clean. Vegetables, flowers, fruit etc - a classic 
Price: 3.00 GBP
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54 Shewell - Cooper W E The A B C Of Gardening
EUP 1949 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Reprint of the first edition. 263pp, green cloth covered boards with spade ornament. Colour and b + w illustrations. Gift inscription to flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. Vegetables, flowers, fruit etc - a classic 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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55 Shurly, E How to Grow Cacti and Succulents
The Cactus and Succulent Society of Great Britain 1956 Soft Cover Very Good 
6th edition. 32pp, illustrated soft covers. 36 b + w illustrations. Original owner's name to front cover. Internally clean. 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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56 Smith, Geoffrey Mr Smith Propagates Plants
BBC 1978 0563162104 / 9780563162100 First Edition Trade Paperback Very Good Colin Gray 
56pp, illustrated softback covers with a couple of light creases. B + w illustrations. One mark to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Cuttings, budding, grafting - how to grow over 100 different plants. 
Price: 2.00 GBP
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57 Soper, Tony Wildlife Begins At Home
David & Charles 1975 0715371118 / 9780715371114 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Robert Gillmor 
128 pp, illustrated boards a little rubbed to edges. Illustrations by Robert Gillmor and b + w photographs. The birds and wild animals who share our gardens. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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58 Stevenson, Violet Flowercraft
Book Club Associates 1981 Hard Cover Fine Fine 
A tall book of 188pp. Colour and b + w photographs. A clean copy. Pot pourri, dried flowers, pressed flowers, candied flowers as well as flower arrangement techniques. 
Price: 5.50 GBP
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59 Sulzberger, Robert Herb Gardening
Aura 1995 0947793704 / 9780947793708 Soft Cover Fine 
A Step By Step Garden Guide. First English edition. 96pp, laminated illustrated softback covers. Colour illustrations.. A very clean, tight copy. Practical advice on choosing and growing herbs. 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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60 The Editors Ward Lock's Book of Gardening An ABC of Garden Management
Ward Lock 1111 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Gift inscription on flyleaf dated 1935. 254pp, red cloth covered boards. B + w drawings and photographs. Frontispiece now detached, otherwise internally clean. Still useful. 
Price: 5.50 GBP
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