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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.  $325.95

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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.  $15.95

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[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

[70] Fogg, H.G. Witham. Lilies and their Cultivation. London: Garden Book Club, 1961. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. London 1961. 8vo. 157 pages with 27 colour and b/w photos. Cloth with dust jacket. Very good/very good.  $6.95

[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

[10967] Herold, Stephen. Tulipmania: The Skagit Valley Tulip Festival : official festival guidebook. Berkeley, CA: Celestial Arts, 1989. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. New ISBN: 0890875847. 70 pages with colour photos. Paperback.  $8.00

[9397] Innes, Clive. The World of Iridaceae. Ashington, Sussex, UK: Holly Gate International, 1985. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- ISBN: 0 948326 01 9. vi, 405 pages with 251 colour photos and some line drawings. Maroon cloth. First complete record assembled since 1892 with brief descriptions of world-wide species indicating their respective synonyms - habitats - flowering season etc.  $18.95

[10966] Jefferson-Brown, Michael. Narcissus. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1991. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. New / New. ISBN: 0-88192-195-5. London 1991. 8vo. vii, 224 pages. Cloth with dust jacket. A worldwide, comprehensive guide to wild and hybrid narcissi with cultural information and historical background included. New.  $17.95

[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

[1670] Leeburn, M.E.. Garden Lilies. London: Collingridge, 1963. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. London 1963. 8vo. 139 pages with 35 b/w photos and 6 line-drawings. Cloth w.dj. Very good.  $8.95

[590] Macfie, D. T.. Lilies for the Garden and Greenhouse.. London: Collingridge, 1939. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / . London 1939. 8vo. (x), 151 pages with 17 b/w photographs. Cloth. Nicely written cultural guide with descriptions and comments on many different varieties. Very good.  $5.95

[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

[10962] Mathew, Brian. Dwarf Bulbs. New York: Arco Pub Co, 1973. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. As New / As New. ISBN: 0-668-02964-1. 1st edition. NY 1973. 8vo. 240 pages with 84 b/w photos and 59 diagrams. Cloth w.dj.  $4.43

[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

[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.  $90.95

[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

[11306] North American Lily Society. The Lily Yearbook No 58 2005. Capital Colour Press, 2005. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 119 pages with b/w photos. Green cloth. Very good condition. We have many other years and the whole run available as well.  $11.95

[11305] North American Lily Society. The Lily Yearbook No 56 2003. Capital Colour Press, 2003. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 128 pages with b/w photos. Green cloth. Very good condition. We have many other years and the whole run available as well.  $10.95

[11307] North American Lily Society. The Lily Yearbook No 60 2007. Capital Colour Press, 2007. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 120 pages with b/w photos. Green cloth. Very good condition. We have many other years and the whole run available as well.  $11.95

[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

[10988] Rainbow Acres. Iris Catalog 1995. N. Highlands, CA: 1995. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 28 pages. Staple-bound.  $6.00

[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

[11237] Rockwell, F. F.. Irises. New York: MacMillan Publishing, 1930. Reprinted Edition. Sm 8vo. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. Home Garden Handbook Series. Reprinted edition. NY 1930. Sm 8vo. ix, 84 pages with some diagrams. Cloth with nice blind stamping. Basic guide.  $4.67

[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

[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

[10964] Royal Horticultural Society. Lilies and other Liliaceae 1972. Royal Horticultural Society, 1972. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 62 pages with 11 b/w photos. Paperback  $5.95

[380] Shull, J. Marion. Rainbow Fragments. A Garden Book of the Iris. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1931. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / . 1st ed. Garden City 1931. 8vo. 317 pages with 13 b/w photos. Cloth. Very good.  $35.95

[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

[10981] Stockton Iris Gardens. 1997 Iris Nursery Catalog. Stockton, CA: 1997. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 48 pages. Staple-bound.  $10.00

[10982] Stockton Iris Gardens. 1996 Iris Nursery Catalog. Stockton, CA: 1996. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 48 pages. Staple-bound.  $10.00

[10983] Stockton Iris Gardens. 1994 Iris Nursery Catalog. Stockton, CA: 1994. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 50 pages. Staple-bound.  $10.00

[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

[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

[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

[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

[1318] Withers, R.M.. Liliums in Australia. Australian Lilium Society, 1967. 1st Edition. Lg 8vo. Hard Cover. Very Good- 1st ed. Australia 1967. Lg 8vo. 252 pages plus 12 colour and 60 b/w photos and a folding chart. Tan cloth. From a horticultural library.  $12.50

[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.  $69.95

[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.  $69.95

[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