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1 The Floral Kingdom. Its History, Sentiment and Poetry
Chicago Standard-Columbian Company 1891 Reprint Decorated Cloth Very Good- Sm 4to 
f.e.p. excised, a bit shaken. Color plates. Very good- 007499 
Price: 45.00 USD
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2 Farrington, E.I. Gardner's Travel Book
NY Oxford Univ. Press 1949 First Boards Good Only  Good(chips) Gardening 8vo Photos 
Price: 16.00 USD
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3 Favretti, Rudy J., And Joy Putman Favretti Landscapes and Gardens for Historic Buildings
Walnut Creek AltaMira (Sage) 1997 2nd Edition Wrappers Very good+ Small 4to 
Wraps, a little curling to front wrap, otherwise near fine. 006564 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Forbes, A. Holland ARCHITECTURAL GARDENS OF ITALY. A Series of Photogravure Plates from Photographs Made for and Selected By A. Holland Forbes, Editor of Architecture.
New York Forbes & Company 1902 Limited Edition, #197 of 750 Copies Portfolio Good Folio 
Three portfolios in green cloth. Portfolio bindings are in poor shape, rubbed, but have protected the plates nicely. Title pages have light soil. The set lacks 12 plates out of the 196 called for. 007787 
Price: 700.00 USD
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5 Hervey, Rev. A. E. Flowers of the Field and Forest from Original Water-Color Drawings After Nature By Isaac Sprague
Boston L C Page 1899 Reprint Cloth Very Good 4to Isaac Sprague 
Very good copy`with browning spine and mild toning to rear of plates. Loose page facing opne plate. 007500 
Price: 50.00 USD
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6 Higgins, Ethel Our Native Cacti
New York A.T.DeLa Mare @co. 1931 First Very Good +  Chip at Spine Gardening 8v0 Higgins, Ethel (photo) 
Wonderful photos of exotic cacti 002159  
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Lehner, Ernst & Johanna Folkore And Odysseys Of Food And Medicinal Plants
New York Tudor 1962 First Edition Two-tone Cloth Fine Fine Quarto Facsimiles 
128 pages. 006602 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 Schabol, Jean-Roger (Abbe) La Theorie De Jardinage
Paris Les Freres Debure 1774 New, Revised Edition Full Calf Good 12mo Copper-plate Engravings 
This posthumous work has a Memoir of Schabol by Antoine-Nicolas Dezallier d'Argenville. Schabol had previously published "Dictionnaire pour la théorie et la pratique du jardinage et de l'agriculture." Engravings by J. Robert after Vincenzo Vangelisti. ([2]-XLIV- 558-[5-1 bl.] pages; portrait frontispiece, 5 folding plates at rear, French marbled endpapers, extra-gilt spine, raised bands. Ex libris L. J. Van Der Mandele, with a view of his home. 006400 
Price: 450.00 USD
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9 Van Rensselaer, Mrs. Schuyler Art Out-of-Doors
Philadelphia National Council Books 1959 Reprint of 1893 Ed. Cloth Very good+ 8vo 
Very good+ with minor wear to spine ends. 006566 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10 Weilacher, Udo Between Landscape Architecture and Land Art
Basel Birkhauser 1999 2nd Printing Wrappers Fine 4to 
Wraps, a fine copy. 006562 
Price: 40.00 USD
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