GARDEN BOOKS
From R & M GERBER BOOKS

 

 

GARDEN BOOKS

Available from R & M Gerber Books directly or from Alibris; many are also available from Amazon

Entries with an asterisk (*) are signed

LAST UPDATED SEPTEMBER 29, 2017

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Avigad, Brakha, & Danin, Avinoam.  Flowers of Jerusalem/Fleurs de Jérusalem. Thirty Four Wild Flowers Growing in Jerusalem/Trente Quatre Fleurs de Jérusalem et Environs.  Jerusalem:  Steimatzky’s Agency/E. Lewin-Epstein-Modan, Publishers, 1977.  Bilingual text (English and French) accompanying flower illustrations.  Near fine to fine glossy hard cover issued without dust jacket; slight residue of a price sticker lower right front cover.  (ID: 1216-117; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com)  $20.00

Bessette, Alan E., Roody, William C., & Bessette, Arleen R.  North American Boletes.  A Color Guide to the Fleshy Pored Mushrooms.  Syracuse:  Syracuse University Press, 2000.  First Edition.  [ISBN:  0815605889]  As new hard cover.  Dust wrapper is good plus:  the cover photo has been cut out and then taped back in.  Heavy, oversize volume requiring additional postage.  (ID: 1216-108)  $25.00  SOLD  12 12 16 Amazon

Brickell, Christopher, Editor-in-Chief.  The American Horticultural Society Encyclopedia of Garden Plants.  New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1989.  First Edition.  John Elsley, Horticultural Consultant.   [ISBN: 0025579207]   As new hard cover in near fine dust wrapper with small chips, closed tears to spine top. Heavy, oversize volume requiring additional postage.  (ID: 1216-103; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com)  $20.00
 
Cole, Trevor, Chief Consultant.  Reader’s Digest New Illustrated Guide to Gardening.  Pleasantville:  Reader’s Digest Association, 2000.  First Edition.  [ISBN:  0762102764]  Near fine volume with separation at gutter between ffep and half title.  Dust wrapper is near fine with slightest bit of spine ends/tip wear. Heavy oversize volume requiring additional postage. (ID: 1216-109; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com)  $10.00

*Coleman, Brian D.  The Intimate Garden.  Layton, Utah:  Gibbs Smith Publisher, 2008. First Edition. [ISBN: 9781586858568]  Photographs by William Wright.  SIGNED and inscribed by Coleman on the half title.  As new hard cover in as new dust wrapper.  (ID: 1216-115; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com)  $20.00

Dillon, Helen.  Garden Artistry.  Secrets of Designing & Planting a Small Garden.  New York:  Macmillan,  1995.  First Edition. [ISBN: 0028603796]  As new volume in near fine price-clipped dust wrapper with ½” closed tear, bottom rear tip.  Oversize volume, additional postage required.  (ID: 1216-104)  $10.00 SOLD Amazon 9 28 17
 
Douglas-Hamilton, Jill, Hart, Penny, & Simmons, John. The Gardens of William Morris. New York:  Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1999.  [ISBN:  1556708718]  Foreword by Sir Roy Strong.  First Edition.  As new hard cover in similar dust wrapper.  (ID: 1216-114; http://wwwrmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com $20.00 
 
Edinger, Phllip, & Sanches, Janet H., Editors.  Sunset Annuals and Perennials.  Menlo Park, California:  Sunset Books, 2002.  Fine glossy hard cover volume (no dust wrapper issued).  (ID: 1216-107; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com)  $10.00

Evelegh, Tessa, & Patterson, Debbie.  Colorful Hanging Baskets & Other Containers.  New York:  Sterling Publishing Co., Inc., 1997.  As new hard cover in as new dust wrapper.  (ID: 1216-118; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com) $10.00

Hayward, Gordon.  Stone in the Garden.  Inspiring Designs and Practical Projects.  New York:  W. W. Norton & Company, 2001. First Edition. [ISBN:  0393047792]   Illustrations by Gordon Morrison.  Fine volume.  Dust wrapper is near fine with 1” closed tear to front cover. Oversize book, requires additional postage.  (ID: 1216-105; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com) $15.00

Hendy, Jenny.  Zen in Your Garden.  Creating Sacred Spaces.  Boston/Rutland, VT:  Tuttle Publishing, 2001.  First Edition.  [ISBN:  0804832897]  As new hard cover in as new dust wrapper. (ID: 1216-101; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com) $10.00

Loewer, Peter.  Rodale’s Annual Garden.  Flowers, Foliage, Fruits and Grasses For One Summer Season.  Avenel, NJ: Wings, 1992. [ISBN: 0517085262] First Edition.  Originally published as The Annual Garden in 1988. As new hard cover in near fine dust wrapper with tiniest bit of wear to upper tips front and back.  (ID: 1216-119; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com)  $10.00

Longville, Tim.  Gardens of the Lake District.  London:  Francis Lincoln Limited, Publishers, 2007.  First Edition.  [ISBN:  9780711227132]  Photography by Val Corbett.  As new hardcover in as new dust wrapper. Oversize volume; additional postage required. (ID: 1216-102)  $40.00  SOLD Amazon 1 24 17

McRaven, Charles.  Stone Primer.  Ideas and Techniques for Incorporating Stone In and Around Your Home.  North Adams, MA:  Storey Publishing, 2007.  Illustrations by Michael Gellatly.  First Edition.  [ISBN:  9781580176699]  As new hard cover in fine dust wrapper.  Heavy oversize volume requiring additional postage.   (ID:  1216-111; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com)  $25.00

Patrick, James B., Editor.  Longwood Gardens.  Kennett Square, Pennsylvania:  Longwood Gardens, Inc., 2001.  Fourth Edition.  Text by Colvin Randall, photographs by Larry Albee.  As new hard cover in similar dust wrapper. (ID: 1216-110; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com)  $20.00

Pilbeam, John.  The Instant Guide to Healthy Cacti.  New York:  Times Books, 1984.  First American Edition.  [ISBN: 0812911752]  Fine glossy illustrated hard cover, issued without a dust wrapper.  (ID: 1216-116; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com)  $5.00

Russell, Vivian.  Dream Gardens.  A Magical Corner of England.  North Pomfret, Vermont:  Trafalgar Square Publishing, 1989.  First American Edition. [ISBN:  0943955130]  Fine volume.  Dust wrapper is very good with large tape-repaired tear to back cover and light wear to spine top.  (ID: 1216-112; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com)  $10.00

Ryrie, Charlie.  The Country Garden.  How to Plan and Plant a Garden That Grows Itself.  Pleasantville, NY:  The Reader’s Digest Association, Inc., 2003.  First Edition. [ISBN:  0762103914] Fine hard cover in near fine dust wrapper with ¼” closed tear spine top.  (ID:  1216-100; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com)  $10.00
 
Toogood, Alan.  The Sheltered Garden.  North Pomfret, Vermont:  Traf; algar Square Publishing, 1989.  [ISBN: 094395519x]  Suggestions for creative use of shelter (e.g., making the most of shade).  As new hard cover in similar dust wrapper.  (ID: 1216-113; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com)  $10.00
 
Whitner, Jan Kowalczewski.  Stonescaping.  A Guide to Using Stone in Your Garden.  Pownal, VT:  Storeu Communications, Inc., 1992.  A Garden Way Publishing Book.  [ISBN: 0882667564]  As new volume. Mylar-protected dust wrapper has small chips and closed tears to edges/tips with ½” chip to front cover.  Oversize, requires additional postage.  (ID: 1216-106; http://www.rmgerberbooks.alibrisstore.com)  $10.00