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Gardening
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121 Muriel Orans Houseplants and indoor landscaping
Barrington, Illinois. A. B. Morse Countryside Books. 1973. Oversize paperback. The book is in good condition, but has the previous owner's name written in Sharpie on the first page. 8.25 10.625 inches. 
248 full-color photographs with descriptions and suggestions for use of foliage and flowering plants indexed by their light needs. 
Price: 3.00 USD
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122 Nelda P. Matheny, James R. Clark A Photographic Guide to the Evaluation of Hazard Trees in Urban Areas
Urbana, Illinois. International Society of Arboriculture. 1991. Oversize paperback. The book is in good condition with a crease to the top front cover. 8.5 x 11 inches. 
Designed to assist managers in evaluating trees for their potential to be hazardous. Focuses on important aspects including: review of past and present site conditions; identification and assessment of structural defects in the root, root crown, trunk, and crown; evaluation of the most likely and significant failure; assessment of the significance of the target; and development of the hazard rating. Includes Tree Hazard Evaluation Form. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs, drawings, charts, and diagrams. Several helpful appendices included. 
Price: 99.00 USD
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123 Noel Perrin Making Maple Syrup
Pownal,Vermont. Storey Coomunications, Inc. 1988. Saddle-stitched booklet. The book is in like new condition. 5.5 x 8.5 inches. 
This bulletin will tell you how to make syrup on the three simplest levels--for people wh intend to tap only a couple of trees to small commercial producers. 
Price: 5.95 USD
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124 Norman Taylor Taylor's Guide to Garden Design
Boston. Houghton Mifflin Company. 1988. 0395467845 / 9780395467848 First Edition. Oversize sewn layflat paperback. the book is in fair condition. 4.25 x 8.5 inches. 
The most comprehensive guide available on designing the right garden for the right space. Features a variety of garden types and styles for all sections of the United States. More than 120 color photographs and 50 practical how-to drawings. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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125 Norman Taylor Taylor's Guide to Gardening Techniques
Boston. Houghton Mifflin Company. 1991. 0395564034 / 9780395564035 First Edition. Oversize sewn layflat paperback. The book is in very good condition. 4.25 x 8.5 inches. 
Step by step instructions on all aspects of gardening with ornamental plants. Over 120 color photographs and 100 drawings. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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126 Norman Taylor Taylor's Guide to Shrubs
Boston. Houghton Mifflin Company. 1987. 0395430933 / 9780395430934 First Edition. Oversize sewn layflat paperback. Book is in good condition. 4.25 x 8.5 inches. 
The most comprehensive guide available featuring an encyclopedia of 323 shrubs. More than 450 color photographs and 200 blanck-and-white drawings. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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127 Norman Taylor Taylor's Pocket Guide to Flowering Shrubs
Boston. Houghton Mifflin Company 1990 0395522471 / 9780395522479 Paperback The book is in good condition 4.125 x 6 inches 
Adapted from the highly acclaimed Taylor's Guides to Gardening this book includes 79 shrubs illustrated with full color photographs, expert advice on selecting, planting, and maintaining the right plants for your garden. There is a climate zone map and hardiness ratings. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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128 Paola Lanzara and Mariella Pizzetti Simon and Schuster's Guide to Trees
New York Simon and Schuster 1978 0671241257 / 9780671241254 Softcover Poor 4.625 x 7.5 inches 
A field guide to conifers, palms, broadleafs, fruits, flowering trees, and trees of economic importance. Over 650 illustrations. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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129 Paul Lesniewicz Indoor Bonsai
London. Blandford Press. 1988. 0713717009 / 9780713717006 Trade paperback. The book is in good condition. 4.75 x 7.375 inches. Drawings by Willi Benz. 
The president of the German Bonsai Club looks at species which can successfully be kept indoors year round. Sections on choosing a plant or growing it from seed, planting, general care, pests and disease, shaping, wiring and pruning are simply explained and will guide the gardener to create a living work of art. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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130 Paul W. Dempsey Grow Your Own Vegetables
Boston. Houghton Mifflin Company. 1942. Hardcover. The book is in good condition with six glue spots on inside front cover possibly from former bookplate. No jacket. 7.5 x 10 inches. 
12 chapters of classic vegetable gardening advice plus three indexes: Soil, Insects and Diseases, Sources of Further Information. Indexed. 
Price: 7.50 USD
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131 Peggy Boehm and Shizu Matsuda Flower Arranging by Number
New York. Cornerstone Library. 1961. Trade Paperback. The book is in fair condition with tanned pages. 5 x 8 inches. Illustrated by Shizu Matsuda. 
Shows you how to make your own pleasing designs immediately. Requires no tedious lessons, nor deep study. Following a picture, each flower or group of flowers is numbered according to its size and shape and the order of its insertion in the arrangement. Included are special holiday themes, different color schemes, and many exciting ideas for attractive centerpieces, hanging decorations, and corsages. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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132 Phebe Leighton and Calvin Simonds The New American Landscape Gardener
Emmaus, Pennsylvnia. Rodale Press. 1987. 087857672X / 9780878576722 Hardcover. The book is in good condition. The jacket is in good condition with some tanning to the edges and spine and with minimum edge tears and a small spot on the spine. 7.5 x 9.125 inches. 
Shows you how to plan a landscape that suits your needs and your lifestyle by showing a variety of special features you can add to your landscape: lawns and meadows, flower gardens, sunspots, rock gardens, winter gardens, water gardens, wildlife gardens, and woodswalks. Complete information on picking the right plant stock, and planting and maintaining your trees, shrubs, flowers, and lawn. Illustrated with color photographs and line drawings. 
Price: 4.99 USD
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133 Philip Carpenter, Theodore D. Walker, Frederick O. Lanphear Plants in the Landscape
San Francisco. W. H. Freeman and Company 1975. 0716707780 / 9780716707783 The book is in near fine condition. No jacket. 10.75 x 8 inches. 
From design to maintenance, Plants in the Landscape offers a definitive account of the functions and interrelationships of all segments of the landscape industry. It is designed for students interested in a career working with plants and for professionals who need a complete reference source for contemporary principles and practices. Beginning with a case study on site planning, landscape design, and development, Plants in the Landscape goes on to look at plant ecology and classification, aesthetic and functional design, contracting procedures, and landscape construction--including detailed coverage of the latest planting techniques. Additional topics are shown below. This highly practical edition offers more than 500 drawings and photographs. 
Price: 24.99 USD
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134 Philippa Nicolson V. Sackville-West's Garden Book
New York. Atheneum. 1983. 0689706472 / 9780689706479 Trade paperback The book is in good condition with former owners name clipped from half title page 5.5 x 8.5 inches. 
Philippa Nicolson has edited the garden notes made by her mother-in-law, Vita Sackville-West and published in the (London) Observer from 1951 through 1958. Arranged by month, this book includes the notes of successes and failures with all sorts of greenery from medieval plants to "new" things. Indexed. Seven multi-page inserts of black-and-white and full-color photographs. 
Price: 4.95 USD
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135 R. Milton Carleton, guest editor Gardening Under Artificial Light
Brooklyn, New York. Brooklyn Botanic Garden Record. 1976. Vol. 26, No. 1, fifth printing. Saddle-stitched paper. The book is in good condition with light foxing and staining to covers. 6 x 9 inches. 
Covers ideas for indoor gardens under lights, questions and answer on indoor light gardening, sources of electric light for plants, the basement greenhouse, plant response to light, and plant propagation under lights. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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136 Ray Raphael Tree Talk
Washington, D.C. Island Press 1990 0933280106 / 9780933280106 Fourth Printing Trade paper Fine 6 x 9 inches 
A fresh approach to forestry from an experienced timber man that moves beyond the "production vs. protection" argument to show how one can achieve a balanced and productive stewardship of our forests for generations to come. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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137 Raymond L. Taylor Plants of Colonial Days
Williamsburg, Virginia. Colonial Williamsburg. 1952. Trade paperback. The book is in good condition with light foxing throughout. 5.25 x 7.5 inches. Illustrated by Dorothy L. Park. 
A guide to 160 flowers, shrubs, and trees in the gardens of Colonial Williamsburg. Comes with two leaflets on The George Wythe House and garden and Bush-Everard House and garden. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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138 Raymond P. Poincelot Gardening Indoors with House Plants
Emmaus, PA. Rodale Press, Inc. 1977. Tenth Printing. Hardcover The book is in good condition. No jacket. 5.5 x 8.5 inches. 
Unlike other books about indoor plants this book embodies the organic concept from natural insect control and organic fertilizers to extending your food producing season by growing your fruits and vegetables indoors as house plants. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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139 Richard Bird Shrubs and Climbers
New York. Hermes House. 1999. 1840382074 / 9781840382075 Hardcover. The book is in fine condition. The jacket is in good condition with a minor edge tea at the lower front flap fold. 10 x 10 inches. Photography by Jonathan Buckley 
Everything you need to know about growing shrubs and climbers, from which one to choose to how to care for them, with step-by-step photographs and helpful instructions for all basic techniques. 
Price: 14.99 USD
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140 Robert E. Wester Growing Vegetables in the Home Garden
New York. Dover Publications, Inc. 1975. 04862231674 Trade paperback The book is in fair condition with some underlining throughout. 5.5 x 8.5 inches 
Provides clear answers to many gardening questions including site selection, soil preparation, tools, seed selection, planting and caring for the garden. Covers a wide variety of vegetables including perennials, greens root vegetables and more. 
Price: 3.50 USD
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