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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 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good Spring, fall, winter 1975, and spring 1976, each about 25 pages. Staple-bound.  $8.95



[30335] American Primrose Society. American Primrose Society Quarterly April 1949. American Primrose Society, 1949. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback. Very Good Vol 6 No 4. Pages 49-88. 8vo.  $10.95

[30391] American Rock Garden Society. Handbook on Troughs. Manhattan, KS: 1996. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 76 pages with some colour photos. Staple bound.  $4.50

[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.  $1.71

[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.  $5.66

[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.  $7.39

[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.  $1.22

[30425] Farrer, Reginald. The English Rock-Garden. London: Jack, 1919. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 1st edition. London 1919. 8vo. 2 vols. lxiv, 504; 533 pages with about 100 b/w photos. Cloth. Very good.  $319.95

[30380] Farrer, Reginald. My Rock-Garden. London: Edward Arnold, 1907. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 303 pages with 16 b/w photos. Decorative cloth with gilt embossing.  $39.95

[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.  $5.95

[30323] Halda, Josef J.. The Genus Gentiana. ill. Jarmila Haldova. Dobre: Sen, 1997. 1st Edition. Folio. Hard Cover. . Very Good / Good. ISBN: 8090184669. 201 pages with many illustrations. Cloth w.dj. Very good, dj has a major tear which is taped together.  $65.95

[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.  $5.66

[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.  $1.22

[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.  $1.71

[30320a] Mathew, Brian. Genus Lewisia (Kew Magazine Monograph). Timber Press, Incorporated, 1989. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. New / New. ISBN: 0881921580. 151 pages with 20 colour plates. Cloth with dust jacket  $35.95

[30309] Mathew, Brian. Genus Lewisia (Kew Magazine Monograph). Timber Press, Incorporated, 1989. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0881921580. 151 pages with 20 colour plates  $25.95

[30334] National Auricula and Primula Society. National Auricula and Primula Society Year Book. National Auricula and Primula Society, 1951. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" 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)  $58.95

[11114] Richards, John. Primula. ill. Brigid Edwards. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1993. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. New / New. ISBN: 0-88192-228-5. 4to. 298 pages with 70 colour plates. Cloth w.dj. New.  $17.95

[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

[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.  $2.21

[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.  $2.21

[10582] Thomas, Graham Stuart. The Rock Garden and Its Plants. Portland, OR: 1989. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Poor. ISBN: 0881921394. From Grotto to Alpine Houses. 266 with very many b/w and colour photos. Cloth with d.j.  $5.95

[11155] Zwang Jingwei (edior). The Alpine Plants Of China. New York, New York, U.S.A.: Gordon and Breach, 1982. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good ISBN: 0-677-60190-5. Beijing & NY 1982. 4to. 134 pages generously illustrated with colour photos. Cloth. Very good.  $7.50