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THE MAKING OF THE ENGLISH GARDENER
Written by Margaret Willes.
Stock no. 2140734
Published by Yale University Press. Circa 2011. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. Plants, Books and Inspiration 1560-1660. ISBN: 9780300163827. 2nd printing.

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COLOUR IN MY GARDEN
Written by Louise Beebe Wilder; Penelope Hobhouse. Illustrated by Anna Winegar.
Stock no. 2140650
Published by Atlantic Monthly Press. 1st thus 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth with gilt title to spine. American edition. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0871133733. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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NURSERY STOCK MANUAL
Written by Keith Lamb; James Kelly; Peter Bowbrick.
Stock no. 2140237
Published by Grower Books. 1995. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour photos. Grower Manual No. 1 - Second Series. ISBN: 1899372040. Creasing and wear to covers; some chipping along cover edges. Name in ink to first page. Browning to outer page edges.

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STIRLING MACOBOY'S WHAT CAMELLIA IS THAT?
Written by Stirling Macoboy; Roger Mann.
Stock no. 1323096
Published by Lansdowne Publishing Pty Ltd. 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The definitive illustrated encyclopedia of these beautiful and varied flowering plant. Over 1000 entries. Large, heavy format. Green boards, white title to spine. 304 pages. ISBN: 1863025715. Spine and corners bumped, covers edge rubbed/worn. Small dent to edge of front cover. Dustwrapper is edge creased with a few small tears and faded to spine. Reprint in same year as first edition.

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DAPHNES: A PRACTICAL GUIDE FOR GARDENERS
Written by Robin White.
Stock no. 2139734
Published by Timber Press. 1st USA 2006. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Whether you are selecting your first daphne or your twenty-first, this book will ensure daphnes are better known and more widely grown. Blue boards, silver title to spine. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780881927528. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing and is browned to spine.

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IRISES: A GARDENER'S ENCYCLOPEDIA
Written by Claire Austin; James W. Waddick.
Stock no. 2139609
Published by Timber Press. 1st USA 2005. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Purple boards with gilt title to spine. Colour photography throughout. 339 pages including glossary and index. ISBN: 0881927309. Some light bumping and wear to cover edges and corners. Page edge and margin browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks/chips.

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DAPHNES: A PRACTICAL GUIDE FOR GARDENERS
Written by Robin White.
Stock no. 1823746
Published by Timber Press. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Whether you are selecting your first daphne or your twenty-first, this book will ensure daphnes are better known and more widely grown. Blue boards, silver title to spine. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780881927528. A nice clean copy in a pictorial dustwrapper whcih is lightly edge-worn.

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THE GENUS GALANTHUS
Written by Aaron P. David. Illustrated by Christabel King.
Stock no. 1823743
Published by Timber Press. 1st 1999. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Botanical Magazine Monograph. The Genus Galanthus, commonly known as Snowdrops. The book documents the 18 species, their subspecies and varieties. Colour photos. ISBN: 0881924318. Board edges lightly rubbed. Foxing to text block. Two sticky marks to front endpaper where labels have been removed. A few foxspots to front endpapers. Otherwise contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased and lightly scuffed.

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MANUAL OF CULTIVATED CONIFERS HARDY IN THE COLD- AND WARM-TEMPERATE ZONE
Written by P. Den Ouden; B.K. Boom.
Stock no. 2139082
Published by Martinus Nijhoff. 1965. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. 526 pages. Small mark to front cover. Light browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of small nicks.

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GARDEN NATURAL HISTORY (NN 102)
Written by Stefan Buczacki.
Stock no. 2139079
Published by Collins. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007139934. A few grubby marks to rear panel of wrapper.

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SUCCULENTS IN THE VELD
Written by Rolf Rawe.
Stock no. 1823718
Published by Howard Timmins. 1st 1968. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A detailed account of how succulents grow in their natural state and most gardeners will be able to have these plants in their own gardens as a result of studying his exhaustive book. Green cloth boards, black title to spine and small vignette to front corner of board. B/w and colour photos. Lower corners lightly bumped. Contents clean. Price-cut, black pictorial dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges and a little scuffed.

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THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CACTI
Written by Willy Cullmann; Erich Gotz; Gerhard Groner.
Stock no. 1823711
Published by Alphabooks. 1st thus 1986. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive guide to cacti and their cultivation, including a dictionary of 750 species and over 400 colour plates. Large format. Blue cloth boards, light blue title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 0906670373. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge-creased and lightly scuffed.

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