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The Garden of Pinks

By: Bailey, L.H.

Price: £11.25

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014205

Condition: Good


Illustrated with a colour frontispiece and 44 plates of charming line drawings, octaveo, pp x, 142, fore-edge foxed, endpapers heavily browned, otherwise clean and sound internally, blue cloth age-toned, the spine very dull and slightly worn. View more info

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The Pruning Book: a monograph of the pruning and training of plants as applied to American conditions

By: Bailey, L.H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1899

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 013566

Condition: Good


Second edition. Small squat octavo, pp x, 545 (+ publisher's catalogue), slightly used internally and very slightly weak, a small minor pressure-mark from the front endpaper threough to page 17/18, endpapers a little creased, cloth slightly worn and rubbed, binding leaning slightly. [Philosophy of pruning. The fruit bud. The healing of wounds, Specific modes of training. American grape training.]. The early editions are extremely scarce. View more info

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Manual of Cultivated Plants: A Flora for the Identification of the most common or significant species of plants grown in the Continental United States & Canada for food, ornament, utility and general interest, both in the open and under glass

By: Bailey, L.H.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1944

Seller ID: 010314

Condition: Good


Thick 8vo, pp 851, a little worn & marked throughout, endpapers stained, corner snipped from front endpaper, neat signature on first blank leaf, cloth a little worn and rubbed, spine dull. View more info

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The Cultivated Evergreens, a Handbook of the Coniferous and Most Important Broad-Leaved Evergreens Planted for Ornament in the United States and Canada

By: Bailey, L.H.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co Ltd: 1923

Edition: First UK edition

Seller ID: 015374

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, large octavo, pp xx, 434, extremely clean internally, green cloth, a slight stain at the bottom corners, otherwise a very good copy of the first UK edition. View more info

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The Garden of Gourds, with decorations

By: Bailey, L.H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed letter from author

Seller ID: 015506

Condition: Fair


Illustrated with a colour frontispiece and 41 black and white plates, octavo, pp (4), 134, the half-title, frontispiece and title page are a bit marked and wrinkled, otherwise just slightly used internally, green cloth badly stained but otherwise sound. With the bookplate of the Anna Gilman Hill Memorial Collection. With a typed letter, signed, from L.H. Bailey which throws a minor but interesting light on his approach: Anna Hill had obviously written to him regarding the illustrations, and he replies "......I did not give credit for the drawings because they were made by women students ... View more info