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Tobacco Cultivation In England

By: Duncan, Ronald

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Falcon: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4856

Condition: Very Good


141pp, illustrated dustjacket with a couple of short closed tears. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name on inner board, otherwise internally clean. The history and use of tobacco - and how to grow it. View more info

The Rock Garden

By: Farrer, Reginald

Price: £9.50

Publisher: T Nelson & Sons & TC & EC Jack: 1111

Seller ID: 16850

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1930s. Preface by Professor Bretland Farmer. 118pp, with hand cut edges. Green cloth covered boards. 8 coloured illustrations. Previous owner's name faintly to inner board, otherwise a clean copy. The history and building of a rock garden, and the different alpines to plant. Comes with a newspaper article of 1938 on Stone Troughs for Alpines. View more info

A Handbook For Young Gardeners

By: Fayers, Martin Alford

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11233

Condition: Very Good


128pp, decorated cloth covered boards. Colour frontispiece and b + w illustrations. A few light spots of foxing, otherwise clean. Includes a section on the School garden all the year round. View more info

Indoor Plants

By: Field, Xenia

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Paul Hamlyn: 1972

Seller ID: 9710

Condition: Fine


A tall book of 152pp, priceclipped dustjacket with a little edgewear. Many colour and b + w illustrations. Internally clean. Choosing, propagating and caring for your house plants View more info

The World Volume the First

By: Fitz Adam, Adam

Price: £17.50

Publisher: R and J Dodsley: 1761

Seller ID: 16382

Condition: Very Good


Third edition. 327pp and Index. Worn leather covered binding, but lacks the front board. Kidderminster ownership stamp to the title page, a couple of light spots of foxing, otherwise internally clean. The first volume of weekly papers - Cibber's efforts to reform the stage, our invention of chinese ornaments, witches, Jacobites, William Kent etc.. View more info

The Cool Greenhouse All The Year Round

By: Flawn, L N and Flawn, V L

Price: £6.50

Publisher: The Garden Book Club: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13155

Condition: Very Good


163pp, complete dustjacket a little rubbed to edges. B + w illustrations. Internally clean and Near Fine. A practical guide to the cultivation of plants in a greenhouse with only a moderate temperature. View more info

Between Trent and Ancholme In and Around an Old Fashioned Garden

By: Fowler, Elizabeth

Price: £26.50

Publisher: Brigg, Jackson: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14202

Condition: Very Good


Published anonymously, by Elizabeth Fowler of Winterton. 393pp, green cloth covered boards. B + w photographs. Light spots of foxing to endpapers, otherwise internally clean. No index, as issued. Plants, stories and Lincolnshire dialect. Rare View more info

Gardening Indoors

By: Genders, Roy

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Stanley Paul: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4416

Condition: Fine


184pp. Priceclipped dustjacket with small portion of loss to back. Internally very clean. Includes bulbs, bonsai, cactus, begonias, flowering and foliage plants. View more info

Poorman's Nosegay Flowers From A Cottage Garden

By: Gordon, Lesley

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Collins and Harvill: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10579

ISBN: 0002626373

Condition: Fine


222pp, complete dustjacket in protective wrapper. Colour and b + w plates. A very clean copy. The history, legends, poetry and uses of traditional cottage garden flowers. View more info

Grow Your Own Vegetables

By: Grounds, Roger

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Ward Lock: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4883

ISBN: 0706350286

Condition: Very Good


151pp, complete dustjacket, faded to spine, in protective plastic wrapper. Colour and b + w illustrations. Internally very clean. Detailed help with planning, growing, harvesting etc. View more info

Gardening With Colour

By: Hattatt, Lance

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Parragon: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9716

ISBN: 0752524623

Condition: As New


Large format. 256pp. Illustrated laminated boards with matching dustjacket with one closed tear. Many colour illustrations. Internally very clean. Subtle and spectacular colour effects in the garden View more info

Herbaceous Borders Amateur Gardening Picture Book No. 5

By: Hellyer, A G L (ed)

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Collingridge: 1965

Seller ID: 6753

Condition: Very Good


60pp, complete illustrated dustjacket. B + w photographs. Internally clean and near Fine. How to choose and care for over a hundred plants. Amateur Gardening Picture Book No. 5 View more info

The Flower Expert

By: Hessayon, D G

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Pbi: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9601

ISBN: 0903505193

Condition: Fine


1st impression. 160p, laminated softback covers, numerous colour illustrations.How to choose and care for flowers. A clean copy. One of the best-selling 'Expert' series View more info

The Rose Expert

By: Hessayon, D G

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Pbi: 1981

Seller ID: 12685

ISBN: 0903505142

Condition: Very Good


128p, laminated softback covers, numerous colour illustrations. One light mark to bottom edge, otherwise a clean, tight copy. How to choose and care for roses.One of the best-selling 'Expert' series View more info

Be Your Own House Plant Expert

By: Hessayon, Dr D G

Price: £1.50

Publisher: Pan Britannica: 1967

Seller ID: 6761

Condition: Very Good


2nd edition, completely revised and enlarged. 30pp, illustrated softback covers. Many colour illustrations. Clean and tight. Britain's best-selling book on indoor gardening. View more info

Be Your Own House Gardening Expert

By: Hessayon, Dr D G

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Pan Britannica: 0000

Seller ID: 12609

Condition: Very Good


9th impression, probably 1950s. 33pp, illustrated softback covers. Many colour illustrations. Clean and VG. A nice early copy of a gardening classic - improving the soil, problems, pruning, the lawn etc. View more info

House Plants National Audubon Society Nature Program

By: Kinne, Jane S

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Nelson Doubleday: 1965

Seller ID: 6757

Condition: Very Good


64pp, laminated softback covers. Many colour illustrations. Clean and tight. Prepared with the cooperation of the National Audubon Society, NY. View more info

Sanders' Encyclopaedia of Gardening

By: MacSelf, A J

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Collingridge:

Seller ID: 9669

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

House Plants

By: Mason, Anthony

Price: £1.25

Publisher: Geddes & Grosset: 1988

Seller ID: 12939

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

The Practical Home Handyman

By: Matthew, W P (ed)

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Odhams Press: 1948

Seller ID: 11340

Condition: Very Good


416pp, brown boards with impressed vignette. Many b + w illustrations. Internally clean. Repairs and projects for house, garden, bike etc maintenance - carpentry, plumbing, electrics. View more info