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Books about Bulbs and Corms for Sale:

[10867] Adams, H. S.. Lilies. Being One of a Series of Flower Monographs. New York: McBride, Nast & Company, 1913. 1st Edition. 12mo. Hard Cover. Very Good 116 pages with 20 b/w photos. Green cloth.  $16.95



[10039] Akira Horinaka. The Pictorial Book of Iris Laevigata. Japan: Abocsha Ltd, 1990. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. As New / As New. ISBN: 490035824X. Partial Translation into English. 55, 208 pages with very many colour photos. Cloth in slipcase. With name of former owner on front end paper.  $355.95



[10827] American Iris Society. Iris Check list 1959. Nashville, TN: American Iris Society, 1962. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good 8vo. 265 pages. Cloth. Very good. Contains all additions to the official 1939 iris check list that were published in the various Iris Society Bulletins.  $12.95



[197] American Iris Society. Alphabetical Iris Checklist 1949. Nashville, TN: American Iris Society, 1949. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good American Iris Society. Nashville 1949. 8vo. 262 pages. Cloth. Good. Contains all additions to the official 1939 iris check list that were published in the various Iris Society Bulletins.  $13.95



[10826] American Iris Society. Alphabetical Iris Checklist 1949. Nashville, TN: American Iris Society, 1949. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. As New American Iris Society. Nashville 1949. 8vo. 262 pages. Paperback. As new. Contains all additions to the official 1939 iris check list that were published in the various Iris Society Bulletins.  $18.95



[10890] American Iris Society. Registrations and Introductions in 2000-2009. American Iris Society, 2000. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 10 issues, each about 100 pages. Very good. Staple bound.  $335.00



[10890g] American Iris Society - Anne and Milke Lowe - Compiler. Registrations and Introductions in 2006. American Iris Society, 2006. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 104 pages. Very good. Staple bound.  $35.00



[10890e] American Iris Society - Anne and Milke Lowe - Compiler. Registrations and Introductions in 2004. American Iris Society, 2004. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 104 pages. Very good. Staple bound.  $35.00



[10890h] American Iris Society - Anne and Milke Lowe - Compiler. Registrations and Introductions in 2007. American Iris Society, 2007. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 104 pages. Very good. Staple bound.  $35.00



[8438] American Iris Society - Kathleen Kay Nelson (editor). Iris Check List of Registered Cultivar Names 1970-1979. St. Louis, MO: American Iris Society, 1981. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good ISBN: 0-9601242-2-5. St. Louis, MO 1981. 8vo. 370 pages. We have other issues as well.  $11.95



[8443] American Iris Society - Kathleen Kay Nelson and Keith Keppel (editors). Iris Check List of Registered Cultivar Names 1980-1989. Tulsa, OK: American Iris Society, 1982. 1st American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good ISBN: 0-9601242-8-4. St. Louis, MO 1992. 8vo. 398 pages. Red cloth. We have other issues available as well.  $12.95



[8443a] American Iris Society - Kathleen Kay Nelson and Keith Keppel (editors). Iris Check List of Registered Cultivar Names 1980-1989. Tulsa, OK: American Iris Society, 1982. 1st American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. New ISBN: 0-9601242-8-4. St. Louis, MO 1992. 8vo. 398 pages. Red cloth. We have other issues available as well.  $16.95



[10829] American Iris Society - Kathleen Kay Nelson and Keith Keppel (editors). Iris Check List of Registered Cultivar Names 1990-1999. Hannibal, NY: American Iris Society, 2001. 1st American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good ISBN: 1892400049. St. Louis, MO 1992. 8vo. 549 pages. Blue cloth. We have other issues available as well.  $18.95



[10828] American Iris Society - Kathleen Kay Nelson and Keith Keppel (editors). Iris Check List of Registered Cultivar Names 1990-1999. Hannibal, NY: American Iris Society, 2001. 1st American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. New ISBN: 1892400049. St. Louis, MO 1992. 8vo. 549 pages. Blue cloth. We have other issues available as well.  $24.95



[8439] American Iris Society - Kay N. Negus (editor). Iris Check List of Registered Cultivar Names 1960-1969. St. Louis, MO: American Iris Society, 1971. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good St. Louis, MO 1971. 8vo. 252 pages. We have other issues as well.  $11.95



[10922] American Iris Society - Kay N. Negus (editor). Iris Check List of Registered Cultivar Names 1960-1969. St. Louis, MO: American Iris Society, 1971. 2nd Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good St. Louis, MO 1971. 8vo. 252 pages. We have other issues as well. Blue cloth.  $13.95



[10890d] American Iris Society - Keith Koeppel - Compiler. Registrations and Introductions in 2003. American Iris Society, 2003. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 104 pages. Very good. Staple bound.  $35.00



[10890c] American Iris Society - Keith Koeppel - Compiler. Registrations and Introductions in 2002. American Iris Society, 2002. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 104 pages. Very good. Staple bound.  $35.00



[10890b] American Iris Society - Keith Koeppel - Compiler. Registrations and Introductions in 2001. American Iris Society, 2001. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 92 pages. Very good. Staple bound.  $35.00



[10890a] American Iris Society - Keith Koeppel - Compiler. Registrations and Introductions in 2000. American Iris Society, 2000. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 92 pages. Very good. Staple bound.  $35.00



[10890f] American Iris Society - Keith Koeppel - Compiler. Registrations and Introductions in 2005. American Iris Society, 2005. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 104 pages. Very good. Staple bound.  $35.00



[10808] American Iris Society; Anne and Mike Lowe. Iris Check List of Registered Cultivar Names 2000-2009. Hannibal, NY: American Iris Society, 2011. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good ISBN: 9781892400185. 782 pages, Hardcover. Prior owner's stamp on endsheets, else as new.  $55.95



[2918] Bird, Richard. Lilies. London: Chartwell Books, 1991. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. New / New. ISBN: 1-55521-706-0. 128 pages with about 200 colour photos.  $9.95



[10926] Bledsoe, William T.. What Every Iris Grower Should Know. American Iris Society, 1969. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 34 pages with colour phoots. Staple-bound.  $8.95



[10217] Cohen, Victor A.. A Guide to the Pacific Coast Irises. British Iris Society, 1967. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 40 pages with 14 photos and some diagrams. Wrappers.  $20.95



[10930] De Graaff, Jan and Edward Hyams. Lilies. Great Britain: Funk & Wangalls, 1968. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. Very Good / Very Good. 142 pages with 47 colour photos. Cloth with dust jacket. Signed by author  $14.95



[30305] Dykes, W. R.. Notes on Tulip Species. ill. E. Katherine Dykes. London: Herbert Jenkins, 1930. 1st Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good+. Edited and illustrated by E. Katherine Dykes. Folio. 1st edition. London 1930. 108 pages of text plus 54 full page colour plates. Cloth w.dj. Very good/good.  $225.95



[30386] Dykes, William Rickatson. The Genus Iris. ill. F.H. Round. Cambridge, UK: Univeristy Press, 1913. 1st Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 245 pages with 47 coloured drawings by F.H. Round. Very clean. From a botanical garden library, rebound into buckram.  $279.95



[4982] Fretwell, Barry. Clematis as Companion Plants. London: Cassel Publishers, 1994. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. New / New. ISBN: 0-304-34424-9. 1st ed. London 1994. 4to. 128 pages with very many colour photos. Cloth w.dj. New.  $10.95



[10866] Goldring, William. The Book of the Lily. London and New York: John Lane, 1905. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- 98 pages with 17 b/w photos. Green cloth. Handbook of Practical Gardening Series.  $9.50



[10835] Griffith, David. Experiments with Hot-Water Treatment of Daffodils in Relation to Forcing and Field Culture. Washington, D.C., U.S.A.: USDA, 1930. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 36 pages with 18 b/w illustrations. Staple-bound.  $12.95



[10913] Grosvenor, Graeme. Growing Irises. Kenthurst: Kangaroo Press, 1987. Reprinted Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. New ISBN: 0949924792. 88 pages with 192 colour photos. Paperback.  $14.95



[30402] Hall, A. Daniel. The Book of the Tulip. New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1928. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 224 page with 12 colour and 12 b/w plates. Green cloth (spine slightly faded).  $30.95



[10686] Köhlein, Fritz Kohlein. Iris. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1989. 2nd Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-88192-049-5. 2nd printing Portland, OR 1987. 8vo. 370 pages with 210 colour photos. Cloth w.dj. Prior ownership mark on front end paper.  $9.95



[10820] Lawton, Barbara Perry. Magic of Irises. Golden, Co: Fulcrum Publishing, 1998. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 1555912672. 206 pages. Cloth with dust jacket.  $6.95



[30401] Lee, George. The Daffodil Handbook. American Horticultural Society, 1966. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good A Special Issue of the American Horticultural Magazine. Vol 45. No. 1. January 1966. 4to. (11), 227 pages with 54 b/w photographs. This original paperback issue has been rebound into green cloth. Written by many expert contributors, covering topics such as narcissus species and hybrids, regional cul ture, breeding developments...Very comprehensive. Very good. X Library  $28.95



[30408] Liden, Magnus and Henrik Zetterland. Corydalis. Dorchester, Dorset, UK: Alpine Garden Society, 1997. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. New / New. ISBN: 0900048662. a gardener's guide and a monograph of the tuberous species144 pages with 125 colour photos. Cloth with dust jacket.  $18.95



[901] Marshall, William E.. Consider the Lilies. New York: Marshall & Co., 1927. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 1st edition. NY 1927. 8vo. 86 pages with very many colour and b/w photos. Cloth w/decorative gilt cover. After come planting and cultivation notes, the bulk of this book is devoted to depicting, describing and giving cultural notes on a large number of different varieties. Very good.  $12.95



[10934] McEwen, Currier. The Japanese Iris. Hanover and London: Brandeis University Press, 1990. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. As New / As New. ISBN: 0-87451-512-2. 1st ed. 1990. Lg 8vo. 153 pages with 14 diagrams and 29 colour photos. Cloth w.dj.  $10.95



[11180] McGeorge, Pamela and Alison Nicoll. Irises. Buffalo, NY: Firefly Books, 2001. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft Cover. New ISBN: 1552095061. 96 pages with many colour photos. New.  $8.95



[10910] McRae, Edward A.. Lilies: A Guide for Growers and Collectors. Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.: Timber Press, 1998. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-88192-410-5. 392 pages with 106 colour photos. Cloth w.dj. signed by author.  $19.95



[10816] Median Iris Society. The Cumulative Check List of Median Bearded Irises Through 2002. Median Iris Society, 2004. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ringbinder. As New 284 pages. Ringbound. Prior owner's name on front, else as new.  $95.95



[10897] Norris, Kelly D.. A Guide to Bearded Irises. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2012. 1st Edition. 8vo. Hard Cover. As New / As New. ISBN: 9781604692082. Cultivating the rainbow for beginners and enthusiasts.348 pages with many colour photos. Cloth with dust jacket.  $29.95



[30340] Oosten, Henry Van. The Dutch Gardener: Or the Complete Florist. London: Midwinter, 1711. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good containing the most successful method of cultivating all sorts of Flowers; the Planting, Dressing, and Pruning of all Manner of Fruit-Trees. Together with a particular account of the Nursing of Lemon and Orange Trees in Northern Climates. 2nd edition with great Amendments. London 1711. 8vo. 249; 11 pages with 2 b/w plates. Original embossed calf boards, respined with modern calf. Part 1) Trees and Shrubs. Part 2 Curious Florist. Part 3) Culture of Tulips according to the French Way. Part 4) Gilly Flowers. Part 5) Orange Trees  $945.00



[10572] Orpington Nurseries. Company A Descriptive Catalogue and Price List of Irises 1929. Orpington, Kent, England: Orpington Nurseries, 1929. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good 8vo. 48 pages. Staple-bound.  $12.95



[10367] Rix, Martyn. Growing Bulbs. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1988. Reprinted Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. As New / . ISBN: 0881920355. 8vo. 209 pages with 20 colour photos and more b/w illustrations. Cloth w.dj.  $7.95



[10889] Royal Horticultural Society. Lilies and other Liliaceae 1973. Royal Horticultural Society, 1973. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 120 pages with 11 b/w photos. Paperback  $5.95



[379] Royal Horticultural Society. The Lily Year-Book 1940. 8vo. Hard Cover. As New Number 9. London 1940. Lg 8vo. 96 pages with 26 b/w photos. Cloth. Very good.  $10.50



[10891] Royal Horticultural Society. Lilies and Ither Liliaceae 1974. Royal Horticultural Society, 1974. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. Very Good 108 pages with 11 b/w photos. Paperback  $5.95



[10919] Slate, George L.. Diseases of Garden Lilies and Their Control. North American Liliy Society, 1972. 1st Edition. 8vo. Soft Cover. As New 20 pages with 6 b/w photos. Staple-bound  $14.95



[11914] Synge, Patrick M.. Lilies. A Revision of Elwes’ Monograph of the Genus Lilium and its Supplements. London: Batsford, 1980. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0713403934. 1st ed. London 1980. 4to. 276 pages with 32 colour, 24 b/w plates and some line drawings. Cloth dust jacket.  $35.95



[10814] The Society for Louisiana Irises. The Louisiana Iris The Taming of a Native American Wildflower. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 2000. 2nd Edition. 8vo. Hard Cover. New / New. ISBN: 0881924776. 211 pages with many colour illustrations. Cloth with dust jacket. NEW.  $33.95



[10571] Tom Craig. Iris and Daylilies 1955. Escondido, CA: 1955. 1st Edition. Slim 8vo. Paperback. Very Good / Very Good. 32 pages with colour photos. Staple-bound.  $12.95



[11206a] Waddick, James W. and Zhao Yu-tang. Iris of China. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1992. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. As New / As New. ISBN: 0881922072. Portland 1992. 8vo. 192 pages with 31 colour photos and many line-drawings. Cloth w.dj.  $15.95



[10892] Waters, W George. Irises for Everyone. San Francisco: American Iris Society, 1982. 8vo. Soft Cover. Fine ISBN: 0960124241. 26 pages. As new.  $12.95



[10840] Whiteside, Katherine. Classic Bulbs Hidden Treasures for the Modern Garden. New York: Villard Books, 1991. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0394587278. 182 pages with many colour photos. Cloth with dust jacket.  $8.95



[10812] Wickenkamp, Floyd; Seifert Charlene; Shepard, Bobbie. Spuria Iris Introductions and Registrations 1995. Spuria Iris Society, 1995. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Paperback. New Circa 110 pages. Green cover. Softcover.  $75.95



[10223] Wilson, Ernest H.. The Lilies of Eastern Asia. London and Boston: Dulau & Company, 1929. 2nd Impression. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 2nd printing London and Boston 1929. 4to. 110 pages with 16 b/w plates. Green cloth Very good.  $59.95



[10912] Wilson, Ernest H.. The Lilies of Eastern Asia. Sakonnet: Theophrastus, 1978. Reprinted Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good ISBN: 0913728314. Sakonnet 1978. 4to. 110 pages plus 16 b/w plates. Green cloth. Very good. Prior owner's stamp on endpaper.  $85.95



[10817] Witt, Jean. Signa Checklist Part 1 Alphabetical List of Iris Species. The Species Iris Group if North America, 1999. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ringbinder. Very Good 45 pages. Prior owner's name on cover. Ringbound.  $75.95



[10818] Witt, Jean and Bob Pries. SIGNA Checklist of Iris Part 2 Alphabetical Cultivar List of Variations and Hybrids of Iris Species. The Species Iris Group of North America, 1999. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ringbinder. Very Good 194 pages. Ringbound.  $75.95



[2276] Woodcock, H. Drysdale and J. Coutts. Lilies. Their Culture and Management including a Complete Descriptive List of Species. London: Country Life, 1936. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- / . 2nd edition. London, NY 1936. 8vo. xv, 242 pages plus 130 b/w photographs. Cloth with tattered dust jacket. Very good-.  $12.95