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Books about Greenhouse Gardening for Sale:

1857] (UK) Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food. Commercial Glasshouses. Siting, Types, Construction and Heating.. London: Ministry of Agriculture, 1964. 4th Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good Bulletin No. 115. 4th ed. London 1964. iv, 111 pages with many b/w photos and text drawings. Paperback. Very good.  $1.79


[296] Abbott, Daisy T.. The Indoor Gardener. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 1946. 3rd Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 3rd printing. Minneapolis 1946. Sm 8vo. vi, 120 pages. Cloth. Fine.  $1.79


[2615] Bewley, W. F.. Diseases of Glasshouse Plants. Ernest Benn, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 2nd printing. London 1928. 8vo. 208 pages with 47 b/w photos. Cloth. Very good.  $5.10


[1230] Bewley, W. F.. Diseases of Glasshouse Plants. London: Ernest Benn, 1923. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 1st edition. London 1923. 8vo. 208 pages with 47 b/w illustrations. Cloth. Detailed information on disease control. Very good.  $3.90

[1033] Chabot, Ernest. The New Greenhouse Gardening for Everyone. New York: 1955. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- NY 1955. 8vo. 252 pages with many b/w and colour photos. Cloth. Very good-(slightly scuffed)  $0.89

[1435] Crockett, James Underwood. Foilage House Plants. 1972. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. 1972 Time-Life. 4to. 160 pages with very many color illustrations. Hardcover. Very good.  $0.82

[1043] Dakers, Jas. S.. Commercial Glasshouse Crops. London: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good London ca.1935. 8vo. 166 pages. Cloth. Growing vegetables and flowers under glass. Very good.  $4.20

[3534] Elbert, George and Edward Hyams. House Plants. London: Nelson, 1967. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. 1st edition. London 1967. 8vo. 208 pages with 35 colour photos. Cloth w.dj. (Weight 2 pds or 1 kg)  $2.69

[3639] Faust, Joan Lee. Book of House Plants. New York: New York Times Book Co., 1973. 5th Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good ISBN: 0-8129-0309-9. 5th printing. NY 1973. 8vo. 274 pages with some b/w illustrations. Cloth w.dj.  $1.19

[1525] Fletcher, H.L.V.. Gardening in Window Boxes and other Containers. London: 1969. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. London 1969. 8vo. 159 pages with some b/w photos. Cloth w.dj. Very good.  $2.09

[432] Free, Montague. All About House Plants. Their Selection, Culture and Propagation, and How Best to Use Them for Decorative Effect.. Garden City: 1950. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good Garden City 1950. 8vo. xiii, 329 pages with many colour and b/w photographs. Cloth. Very good. The author was a horticulturist at the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens in New York.  $0.89

[3319] Newhall, A.G., Charles Chupp and C.E.F. Guterman. Soil Treatments for the Control of Diseases in the Greenhouse and Seedbed. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University, 1940. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good Cornell Extension Bulletin. Revised edition. Ithaca 1940. 8vo. 58 pages with 30 b/w photos. Staple-bound. (Weight 3 ounces or 75 gr)  $1.49

[1872] Pirone, P.P.. Modern Gardening. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1952. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. This Book shows you how to feed plants through their leaves, slow down growth of shrubs and trees, spray weeds to death, speed up growth of vegetables and flowers, beat insects... A Complete Guide to the Agricultural Uses of Modern Chemistry’s Miracle Drugs. 1st edition. NY 1952. Lg 8vo. ix, 371 pages. Cloth. Very good.  $0.89

[3806] Price, Bob. Today’s Guide to Greenhouse Gardening. London: Garden Book Club, 1976. Lg 8vo. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. London 1976. Lg 8vo. 143 pages with many b/w photos. Cloth w.dj.  $0.77

[1073] Puttock, A.G.. Greenhouse Plants For Pleasure. London: Garden Book Club, 1958. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. London 1958. 8vo. 183 pages with over 40 b/w photos & diagrams. Cloth w.dj. Very good.  $1.79

[8618] Schubert, Oscar E.. A Plastic and Wood Cold Frame - Practical - Inexpensive - Easy to Build. Morgantown: West Virginia University Agricultural Extension, 1961. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 9 pages with 5 b/w photos. Staple-bound.  $0.89

[326] Shewell-Cooper, W.E.. The A.B.C. of the Greenhouse. London: English Universities Press, 1948. 2nd Printing. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. 4th printing. London 1951. Sm 8vo. 328 pages with some diagrams and photos. Cloth. Very good.  $1.79

[2538] Van Tress, Robert. House Plants. Field Museum of Natural History, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good Chicago 1937, 36 pages with about 20 b/w photos. Staple-bound. Very good.  $0.89

[2718] Wheelwright, Edith G.. Greenhouse Culture for Amateurs. London: Country Life, 1937. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- A Guide to the cultivation of Tender and Half-Tender Plants, Mainly without Heat. 1st edition. London 1937. 8vo. 163 pages with 18 b/w photos. Cloth. Light foxing on first few pages. Else very good.  $3.90

[447] Wood, Allen H.. Grow Them Indoors. Window Ledge and House Gardening. London: Ernest Benn Limited, 1952. 3rd Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. 3rd priting. London 1952. 8vo. (x), 186 pages with 37 b/w photos and 19 diagrams. Cloth. Very good.  $1.79