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Books about Trees and Shrubs for Sale:


[1107] Anderson, E. B.. Camellias. London: Blandford Press, 1961. 1st Edition. sm 8vo. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. London 1961. 8vo. xi, 113 pages with 12 colour and 19 b/w illustrations. Cloth w.dj. Every camellia grower, or potential grower, will find in this book the directions that will suit all his requirements. Very good.  $2.69

[5764] Arnold-Foster, W.. Shrubs for the Milder Counties. London: Country Life, 1948. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- / Good. London 1948. 8vo. 367 pages with about 40 b/w photos. Cloth w.dj. Front flyleaf missing, else very good.  $5.64

[1477] Bean, W. J.. Ornamental Trees for Amateurs. London: 1925. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. 1st ed. London 1925. 8vo. 122 pages with 15 b/w photos. Cloth. Some underling in text.  $1.19

[1761] Bean, W. J.. Ornamental Trees for Amateurs. London: Garden Book Club, 1958. Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. Revised edition. London 1958. 8vo. 120 pages with 24 b/w photos. Cloth w.dj. GBC. Very good.  $0.59

[9737] Britton, W.E.. The Eastern Tent Caterpillar. New Haven, CT: Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, 1935. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 20 pages with 20 illustrations. Staple-bound.  $1.79

[2207] Bushey, Donald. The Planting and Care of Shrubs and Trees.. Ithaca: Cornell University Agricultural Experiment Station Bulletin. 30, 1949. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Reprinted. Ithaca 1949. 32 pages with 11 illustrations. Staple-bound. Vrey good.  $1.49

[8607] Church, Glyn;Greenfield, Pat. Trees and Shrubs for Flowers. Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada: Firefly Books Ltd, 2002. 1st Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good ISBN: 1-55297-630-0. 160 pages with very many colour photos. Softcover.  $1.43

[9731] Collins, C. W.. The Elm Leaf Beetle. Washington, DC: USDA, 1939. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good- 6 pages. Staple-bound. Folded in the middle.  $0.89

[7] Cook, E.T.. Trees & Shrubs for English Gardens. London: Country Life, 1908. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- 2nd edition. London 1908. Lg 8vo. xiv, 500 pages with about 100 b/w photos. Cloth. Very minor foxing, else very good. Great reference! Pruning, propagation, lots of varieties, culture, ideal location, trees and shrubs for best effects...  $3.60

[9201] Davis, Brian. The Gardener's Illustrated Encyclopedia of Trees & Shrubs: A Guide to More Than 2000 Varieties. Emmaus, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Rodale Pr, 1987. 1st Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good-. ISBN: 0-87857-679-7. Lg 4to. 256 pages with many colour photos. Cloth w.dj.  $1.79

[659] Duruz, Selwyn. Flowering Shrubs. London: Geoffrey Bliss, 1952. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. 3rd enlarged and revised edition. London 1952. 8vo. 155 pages with 35 b/w photos. Cloth. Minor foxing around the edges. Small nick to rear cover. Else very good.  $2.39

[4560] Egleston, N. H.. Hand-Book of Tree-Planting. Or why where what and how to Plant. New York: Appleton & Co., 1893. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good NY 1893. 12mo. 126 pages. Cloth.  $9.01

[2699] Emberton, Sybil. A Year in the Shrub Garden. London: Faber and Faber, 1972. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. London 1972. 264 pages with some diagrams. Cloth w.d. Very good/very good.  $3.90

[5634] Fletcher, H. L. V.. Popular Flowering Shrubs. New York: Drake Publishers, 1972. 1st American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good ISBN: 0 87749-199-2. NY 1972. 8vo. 192 pages with b/w photos. Cloth.  $0.89

[9730] Flint, W. P. and M. D. Farrer. Protecting Shade Trees from Insect Damage. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois, 1940. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 60 pages with some b/w photos. Staple-bound  $2.39

[540] Gorer, Richard. Quick Growing Shrubs. London: Heinemann, 1976. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0434302511. London 1976. Lg 8vo. 184 pages with 24 black & white photos. Cloth w.dj. Very good.  $0.89

[7947] Grant, John A. and Carol L. Grant. Trees and Shrubs for Coastal British Columbia Gardens. Vancouver, BC: Whitecap Books, 1990. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good ISBN: 0-921061-83-8. 2nd ed. Vancouver 1990. 8vo. 456 pages with some b/ w photos. Cloth w.dj.  $2.39

[681] Haworth-Booth, Michael. The Flowering Shrub Garden Today. London: Country Life, 1962. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 1st edition. London 1961. 8vo. 151 pages with 32 b/w and 7 colour photos. Cloth w.dj. Very good. (Weight 1.25 lbs or 600 gr)  $1.79

[8671] Hepting, George H. And Marvin E. Fowler. Tree Diseases of Eastern Forests and Farm Woodlands. Washington, DC: USDA, 1962. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 48 pages with 23 b/w photos. Staple-bound. Yellow covers.  $1.75

[3537] Hillier, H. G.. Late-flowering Trees and Shrubs. London: Royal Horticultural Society, 1961. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 10 page article in the Journal of the Royal Hort. Soc. 1960. 8vo. Wrappers.  $1.49

[3279] Hofer, George. The Aspen Borer and How to Control it. Washington, DC: USDA, 1920. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good- USDA, Wash, DC 1920.11 pages with 9 illustrtions. Staple-bound.  $1.79

[8870] Hornibrook, Murray. Dwarf and Slow Growing Conifers. Little Compton, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Theophrastus, 1973. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Good+ ISBN: 0913728012. 2nd entirely revised ed. Reprinted NY 1973. 8vo. xvi, 286 pages with about 40 b/w photos. Green cloth.  $3.90

[3442] Hottes, Alfred Carl. Climbers And Ground Covers. New York: De La Mare, 1947. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good including the vast array of hardy and subtropical vines which climb or creep. 1st edition. NY 1947. 302 pages with many b/w photographs. Cloth. Very through. (Weight 1.5 pds or 750 gr)  $1.76

[1553] Hyams, Edward. Ornamental Shrubs For Temperate Zone Gardens. London: 1967. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. September and October Flowering. London 1967. 8vo. 128 pages with 8 b/w photos. Cloth w.dj. Very good.  $3.30

[309] Kauffman, Elre. Trees of Washington. Washington: Outdoor Press, 1932. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Signed by Author. The Man - the City, DC 1932. 8vo. 90 pages with a few photos. Cloth (2 small spots on front cover). Good.  $5.70

[7181] Kennedy, Beveridge. Ornamental and Shade Trees. Reno: University of Nevada, 1906. 1st American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good Univ of NV Ag Bulletin. Reno 1906. 61 pages with illustrations. Staple-bound.  $4.50

[9307] Knowles, R. H.. Woody Ornamentals for the Canadian Provinces. Edmonton, Alberta: University of ALberta, 1975. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 78 pages with many photos. Softcover.  $2.69

[10264] Kruessmann, Gerd. Pocket Guide to Choosing Woody Ornamentals. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1982. 1st Edition. 12mo. Soft Cover. As New ISBN: 09717304241. Portland, OR 1982. 12mo. 141 pages. Paperback. As new.  $7.45

[10159] Leathart, Scott. Trees of the World. U.S.A.: Galahad Books, 1978. 1st Edition. Foliio. Hard Cover. Poor / Poor. ISBN: 0894790005. 224 pages with very many colour photos and diagrams. hardcover with splitting to top and bottom of spine. Text tight and clean.  $3.72

[837] Loads, Fred W.. Success With Shrubs And Trees. Garden Book Club, 1964. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. London 1964. 8vo. 188 pages with 36 b/w photos and some diagrams. Cloth w.dj. A practical guide that covers all one needs to know in order to grow the recommended varieties successfully. Very good.  $0.59

[7710] Lynch, R.J.. Trees of the Cambridge Botanic Garden. London: Royal Botanic Gardens, 1915. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 20 page lecture (plus 13 b/w plates) in rhe Journal of the Royal Horticultural Society. Wrappers  $2.09

[4379] Mansfield, T. C.. Shrubs in Colour and Cultivation. London: Collins, 1948. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. 3rd edition. London 1948. 8vo. 266 pages with man colour photos. Cloth w.dj. Contains very many variety descriptions.  $1.79

[10310] Mosher, Milton and Knut Lunnum. Trees of Washington. Pullman, WA: Washington State University, 1963. Reprinted Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good- 40 pages with very many diagrams. Paperback.Slight edgewear.  $2.97

[5945] Negus, John. A Gardener's Guide to Flowering Shrubs. 2001. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 1-897730-76-4. UK 2001. 4to. 95 pages with very many colour photos. Blue cloth w.dj.  $1.78

[450] Ontario Department of Lands and Forests. Forest Tree Planting. Toronto: 1947. Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Ontario Dept. of Lands and Forests Bulletin. Revised. Toronto 1947. 8vo. 68 pages with some b/w photos. Paperback.  $1.49

[1071] Osborn, A.. Shrubs and Trees for the Garden. London: Ward Lock Limited, 1945. Revised Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good Revised edition. London 1945. 8vo. 576 pages with 8 colour plates over 300 photos and diagrams. Green cloth. Valuable reference book by Kew Arboretum staff member. Very good.  $2.69

[1866] Osborn, A.. Pruning Hardy Shrubs. London: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. London, Royal Hort Soc. circa 1910. 20 pages. Wrappers. Very good.  $1.79

[10257] P. D. A. McMillan Browse. Hardy Wood Plants from Seed. U.S.A.: Grower Books (A division of Nexus Media Ltd ), 1980. 2nd Printing. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Paperback. Very Good ISBN: 0901361216. 163 pages with b/w photos. Paperback.  $14.26

[6306] Paul, Anthony and Yvonne Rees. Designing with Trees, The complete guide to using trees in your Garden. London: Windward, 1989. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0 7112 0499 3. London 1989. 4to. 192 pages with hundreds of diagrams and colour photos. Cloth w.dj.  $3.60

[9917] Peterson, R.. The Pinetree Book (Brandywine). U.S.A.: E P Dutton, 1980. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft Cover. Good+ ISBN: 0896160068. Based on the Arthur Ross Pinetum in Central Park. 1st ed. NY 1980. Lg 8vo. 144 pages with ills. Paperback.  $2.39

[3634] Rockwell, F. F.. Shrubs. New York: MacMillan &Co., 1927. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good 1st edition. NY 1927. x, 76 pages with a few diagrams. Cloth. Of the series: The Home Garden Handbooks. Comments on how different shrubs fits into home landscape arrangements, plus planting, care, pruning, etc.. Very good.  $2.39

[1591] Russell, Louis. R.. Flowering Shrubs and Trees. London: 1967. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. London 1967. 12mo. 163 pages with 32 colour & b/w photos. Cloth w.dj. Guides the gardener to the most suitable and rewarding choice of shrubs and trees. Very good.  $1.19

[7055] Russell, Tony and Catherine Cutler. Trees An Illustrated Identifier and Encyclopedia. London: Hermes House, 2004. 1st Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good ISBN: 0-681-76883-5. UK 2004. Folio. 256 pages with loads of illustrations. Nice introductory yet detailed overview describing 600 conifers, broadleaves and tropical palms from all around the world.  $1.49

[2224] Shields, Rosemary. Beautiful Shrubs.. London: Garden Book Club, 1947. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good London 1947. Sm 8vo. 134 pages. Cloth (minor spotting to cover).  $2.39

[2223] Smith, Geoffrey. Shrubs and Small Trees for Your Garden.. London: Collingridge, 1973. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good ISBN: 0 600 01722 2. London 1973. Lg 8vo. 162 pages with very many colour photos and diagrams. Cloth. Very good.  $2.99

[8176] Step, Edward. Wayside and Woodland Trees. A Guide to the British Sylva. London and New York: Frederick Warne and Co., 1945. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good-. London 1945. 185 pages with diagrams plus 175 plates. 12mo. Cloth.  $4.20

[9736] Struble, George R,. Biology, Ecology, and Control of the Lodgepole Needle Miner. Washington, DC: USDA, 1973. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good 38 pages with 1 figures. Staple-bound.  $4.80

[1893] Sweet, A.J.. Trees and Shrubs for Amateurs. London: Collingridge, 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. A Practical and Comprehensive Guide to Planting, Management and Propagation of Decorative Trees and Shrubs in Garden and Greenhouse. London circa 1910. 8vo. 128 pages with many b/w photos. Cloth w.dj. Plain and practical. Very good.  $3.90

[862] Sweet, Arthur J.. Ornamental Shrubs and Trees. London: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1937. 2nd Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good Their Selection and Pruning. 2nd printing. London 1937. 8vo. xiii, 64 pages with 33 b/w diagrams. Cloth. Very good.  $1.79

[6084] Thomas, Graham Stuart. Ornamental Shrubs, Climbers and Bamboos. Portland, OR: Timber Press, 1992. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good / Very Good. ISBN: 0-88192-250-1. 1st ed. Portland, OR 1992. 8vo. 583 pages with 119 colour and about 150 b/w photographs. Cloth. w.dj.  $3.30

[1284] USDA; United States Department OF Agriculture. Manager’s Handbook for Aspen in the North Central States. USDA, 1977. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Soft Cover. Very Good St. Paul 1977. 4to. 30 pages. Staple-bound. Very good.  $1.79

[9926] Wilson, E. H.. Aristocrats of the Garden. Boston: Stratford Co., 1926. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. Very Good- vii, 312 pages with 18 b/w plates. green cloth. From a horticultural library. Except for minor markings in solid and clean state.  $7.51

[1607] Wyman, Donald. Trees For American Gardens. New York: MacMillan Company, 1956. 3rd Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Cover. 3rd printing. NY 1956. 8vo. vii, 376 pages with many b/w illustrations. Cloth. Good information on over 750 species and varieties of trees recommended for landscaping. Edges bumped, else very good.  $4.50

[10160] Zaugg, Hans and Hans Coaz. Decorative Trees and Shrubs. ill. Hans Schwarzenbach. New York: Viking Press, 1960. 1st Edition. Folio. Hard Cover. Very Good / Good. About 130 pages with 60 full page colour plates. Cltoh w.dj. With botanical library book plates. Otherwise very good.  $7.15