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Books about Rock Gardening for Sale

[30336] American Primrose Society. Quarterly of the American Primrose Society. Tacoma, WA: American Primrose Society, 1975. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Paperback. Very Good Spring, fall, winter 1975, and spring 1976, each about 25 pages. Staple-bound. $9.95


[30335] American Primrose Society. American Primrose Society Quarterly April 1949. American Primrose Society, 1949. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Paperback. Very Good Vol 6 No 4. Pages 49-88. 8vo. $12.95


[3] Bartrum, Douglas. Rock Gardens. London: John Gifford, 1971. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good London 1971. 8vo. 191 pages with some photos. Cloth with dust jacket. Very good. $1.71


[9959] Bird, Richard & John Kelly. The Complete Book of Alpine Gardening. London: Ward Lock, 1993. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0706368193. 239 pages with diagrams and a few colour photos. Cloth w.dj. $5.66

[30309] Brian Mathew.
Genus Lewisia (Kew Magazine Monograph). Timber Press, Incorporated, 1989. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0881921580. 151 pages with 20 colour plates $27.95

[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 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good ISBN: 0 913728 09 8. xxvi, 681 pages with 56 b/w photos. Green cloth. $7.39

[663] Elliott, Joe.
Bulbs under Glass. England: Alpine Garden Society, 1971. 8vo - over 7" - 9" 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. $1.22

[30345] Farrer, Reginald.
My Rock-Garden. London: Edward Arnold, 1907. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 303 pages with 16 b/w photos. Decorative cloth. $45.95

[3768] Gabrielson, Ira N.. Western American Alpines. Little Compton, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Theophrastus, 1972. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" 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. $5.95

[6398] Grey-Wilson, Christopher.
Manual of Alpine and Rock Garden Plants. Portland, Oregon, U.S.A.: Timber Press, 1989. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-88192-146-7. 278 pages with 32 colour photos and many diagrams. Cloth w.dj. $1.95

[30323] Halda, Josef J.. The Genus Gentiana. ill. Jarmila Haldova. Dobre: Sen, 1997. 1st Edition. Folio. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. Very Good / Good. ISBN: 8090184669. 201 pages with many illustrations. Cloth w.dj. Very good, dj has a major tear which is taped together. $85.95

[156] Jenkins, E.H.. The Rock Garden. London: Country Life, 1939. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" 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. $1.36

[8986] Jones, James L.. Lychnis and Silene in the Garden. North American Rock Garden Society, 1999. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good ISBN: 0-9675093-2-7. 84 pages with some colour photos. Paperback. $5.66

[22] Klaber, Doretta. Rock Garden Plants. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1958. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" 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. $0.48

[835] Kolaga, Walter A.. All About Rock Gardens and Plants.. Garden City: Doubleday and Co., 1966. 8vo - over 7" - 9" 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. $1.22

[1568] Macself, A. J.. Simple Rock Gardening. London: 1947. 3rd Edition. 12mo - over 6" - 7" 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. $1.71

[8847] Malby, Reginald A.. The Story of my Rock Garden. London: Headley Brothers, 1913. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- 132 pages with 32 tipped in colour plates. Brown cloth. $1.71

[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 9" - 12" tall. Soft Cover. As New ISBN: 0908802048. 1 st ed. 1988. 4to. 132 pages. Paperback. As new. $15.39

[30334] National Auricula and Primula Society.
National Auricula and Primula Society Year Book. National Auricula and Primula Society, 1951. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Paperback. Very Good Various Years ( 14 individual bulletins): 1951 (142pp), 1952 (pp 142-242), 1954 (123 pp); 1959 (pts 1+2 pp: 250-362 - Northern section). 1965 (62 pp southen section), 1966 (61 pp - southern section), 1968 (pp243-297 - northern section, 1969 (50 pp northern section), 1970 (pp 112-172 - northern section), 1971 (pts 1+2 northern section pp 174-285, 1972 (pt 2 northern section pp30-72), 1973 (pp 78-161) $125.95

[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. $1.46

[10510] Robinson, William.
Alpine Flowers for English Gardens. London: John Murray, 1870. 1st Edition. Sm 8vo. Hard Cover. Very Good- 1st edition. London 1870. 8vo. xv, 392 pages with 75 woodcuts in text. Rebound into modern cloth. Robinson was the most important garden writer of the late 19th century and left a profound influence on the English garden design of the period. $35.95

[8987] Rolfe, Robert.
The Alpine House : Its Plants and Purposes. London: Christopher Helm, 1990. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-7136-8074-1. 131 pages with 20 colour photos. Cloth w.dj. $2.21

[2784] Sanders, T. W.. Rock Gardens and Alpine Plants. London: Collingridge, 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" 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. $2.21

[30331] Tsuneo Torii.
Sakuraso = Primula sieboldii E. Morren. Tokyo, Japan: Nihon Terebi, 1985. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. As New / As New. LCCN: 79809261 150 pages with many colour phoots. Signed by the author. $185.95