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Books about Rock Gardening for Sale:


[3] Bartrum, Douglas. Rock Gardens. London: John Gifford, 1971. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good London 1971. 8vo. 191 pages with some photos. Cloth with dust jacket. Very good.  $2.09

[9959] Bird, Richard & John Kelly. The Complete Book of Alpine Gardening. London: Ward Lock, 1993. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0706368193. 239 pages with diagrams and a few colour photos. Cloth w.dj.  $6.91

[652] Bissland, James H.. Common Sense in the Rock Garden. New York: De La Mare, 1938. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 1st ed. NY 1938. 8vo. 217 pages with many b/w photographs and sketches. Cloth. Very good.  $0.89

[1029] Bissland, James H.. The Rock Garden and What to Grow In It. Hale, Cushman & Flint, 1939. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- 1st edition. 1939. viii, 128 pages with 15 b/w photos. Cloth. Very good.  $1.49

[9500] Clay, Sampson. The Present-Day Rock Garden. Being a complementary volume to Farrer's "English Rock Garden".. Sakonnet: Theophrastus, 1976. Reprinted edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good ISBN: 0 913728 09 8. xxvi, 681 pages with 56 b/w photos. Green cloth.  $9.01

[663] Elliott, Joe. Bulbs under Glass. England: Alpine Garden Society, 1971. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good Alpine Garden Society circa 1970. 8vo. 38 pages with 14 b/w photos and some diagrams. Staple-bound. Very good.  $1.49

[3768] Gabrielson, Ira N.. Western American Alpines. Little Compton, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Theophrastus, 1972. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- ISBN: 0879317043. 2nd printing. Sakonnet 1972. 8vo. xviii, 271 pages with about 70 b/w photos. Green cloth. X Horticltural Library. Except for some library markings in very good condition.  $2.99

[7995] Grey-Wilson, Christopher. Dionysias. The Genus in the Wild and in Cultivation. London: Alpine Garden Society, 1969. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Signed by Author. Very Good Alpine Garden Soc. UK ca 1972. 8vo. 110 pp with some b/w photos and diagrams. Paperback. Signed.  $4.80

[6398] Grey-Wilson, Christopher. Manual of Alpine and Rock Garden Plants. Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.: Timber Press, 1989. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-88192-146-7. 278 pages with 32 colour photos and many diagrams. Cloth w.dj.  $2.38

[10069] Halda, Josef J.. The Genus Gentiana. ill. Jarmila Haldova. Dobre: Sen, 1997. 1st Edition. Folio. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 8090184669. 201 pages with many illustrations. Cloth w.dj. From a Horticultural Library. Signed by Halda.  $214.46

[3547] Harding, Winton. Saxifrages. Working, Surrey: Alpine Garden Society, 1970. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good The Genus Saxifraga in the Wild and in Cultivation. UK Alpine Garden Soc. 1970. 8vo. 134 pages with many b/w photos. Paperback.  $2.09

[156] Jenkins, E.H.. The Rock Garden. London: Country Life, 1939. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. 3rd edition. London 1938. 8vo. xi, 128 pages plus 49 b/w photographs. Cloth. With many suggestions on the layout and construction of rock gardens followed by plant and plant grouping suggestions. Very good. Jenkins wrote from her vast experience as long time editor of the NY Times garden section.  $1.66

[8986] Jones, James L.. Lychnis and Silene in the Garden. North American Rock Garden Society, 1999. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good ISBN: 0-9675093-2-7. 84 pages with some colour photos. Paperback.  $6.91

[22] Klaber, Doretta. Rock Garden Plants. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1958. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good New Ways to Use Them Around Your Home. 1st edition. NY 1958. 8vo, xi, 173 pages with many line illustrations. Extensive plant descriptions. Cloth with torn dj. Very good/ good.  $0.59

[1066] Köhlein, Fritz. Saxifrages and related Genera. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1985. 1st American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-88192-008-8. Portland 1985. 8vo. 220 pages with 80 colour photos. Cloth with dust jacket.  $3.60

[835] Kolaga, Walter A.. All About Rock Gardens and Plants.. Garden City: Doubleday and Co., 1966. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Garden City 1966. 8vo. 385 pages with 60 b/w photographs. Cloth w.dj. Of greatest interest are the very large number of rock garden plant and variety descriptions. Very good.  $1.49

[1568] Macself, A. J.. Simple Rock Gardening. London: 1947. 3rd Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. 3rd revised edition. London 1947. Sm 8vo. 120 pages with 29 b/w photos and some diagrams. Cloth w.dj. Very good.  $2.09

[8847] Malby, Reginald A.. The Story of my Rock Garden. London: Headley Brothers, 1913. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- 132 pages with 32 tipped in colour plates. Brown cloth.  $2.09

[10296] Malcolm, Bill; Malcolm, Nancy. New Zealand's Alpine Plants Inside and Out. U.S.A.: Craig Potton Publishing Limited, 1988. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft Cover. As New ISBN: 0908802048. 1 st ed. 1988. 4to. 132 pages. Paperback. As new.  $18.77

[562] Phillips, George A.R.. The Rock Garden and Alpine Plants. London: Collingridge, 1946. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- London 1946. 8vo. xii, 251 pages with very many b/w photos. Cloth (cloth tanned around edges). Else very good. Construction, planting & furnishing rock gardens, including information on ponds.  $2.03

[6904] Robinson, Peter. The Practical Rock & Water Garden. A step-by-step guide from planning and construction to plants and Planting. London and New York: Hermes House, 2002. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Soft Cover. As New ISBN: 1-84309-296-4. London and NY 2002. Lg 4to. 256 pp with very many colour photos.  $1.79

[8987] Rolfe, Robert. The Alpine House : Its Plants and Purposes. London: Christopher Helm, 1990. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-7136-8074-1. 131 pages with 20 colour photos. Cloth w.dj.  $2.69

[2784] Sanders, T. W.. Rock Gardens and Alpine Plants. London: Collingridge, 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good including water, bog, wall and moraine gardens. 1st edition. London circa 1900. 8vo. 206 pages with many b/w photographs and diagrams. Blue cloth.  $2.69

[8338] Scottish Rock Garden Club. George Forrett Explorer and Botanist who by his discoveries and plants successfully introduced has greatly enriched our gardens 1873-1932. Edinburgh: University of Edinburgh, 1973. 2nd Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 2nd prtg 1973. 8vo. 89 pages with some b/w photos. Cloth.  $7.51

[171] Thomas, H. H.. Rock Gardening for Amateurs. London and New York: Cassel, 1932. 6th Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. 6th printing. London, NY 1932 (©1914). 8vo. xi, 276 pages with 12 colour photos by H. Essenhigh Corke and 64 other b/w photos. Cloth. Chapter headings: Making, Planting, Tending; The Charm of Variety; Indispensable Rock Garden Flowers; Descriptive L ist of the Best Kinds. Very good.  $2.99