Ad Infinitum Books

Quick Search

Title
Author
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 
 
 

BOTANY.

BOTANY.

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 Orchids.
Grange Books, London: 1999. 1840132671 / 9781840132670 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
A comprehensive guide to identifying orchids. Includes vital notes on care and cultivation. Beautiful color photographs illustrate each species. Includes an Index. 
Price: 29.36 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 ALEXANDER, TAYLOR R.; BURNETT, R. WILL; ZIM, HERBERT S.; ZALLINGER, JEAN (ILLUSTRATOR); WEBSTER, VERA R. (EDITOR). Botany.
Golden Press, New York: 1970. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good reading copy. 
This book empahsizes plant science - the diversity of form, the uniformity of processes, the ecological distribution, and the evolutionary development from simple to complex; but, it also endeavors to present the interaction and interdependence of all living forms. Includes an index. 
Price: 20.19 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3 ALLAN, MEA; MATTHEWS, VICTORIA (DRAWINGS). Weeds: The Unbidden Guests In Our Gardens.
The Viking Press, New York: 1978. 0670756571 / 9780670756575 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A detailed, practical guide to those plants that no gardener will ever be without - weeds. A unique identification guide covers over 200 plants, all illustrated with clear, beautiful line drawings. Includes an Index. 
Price: 29.67 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
4 BERGEN, JOSEPH Y. Foundations Of Botany.
Ginn & Company, New York: 1901. h Hardcover no dustjacket. Poor reading copy has torn cover and some torn pages. 
This book gives a detail account of botany. 
Price: 8.31 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 BROOKLYN BOTANIC GARDEN. Dye Plants And Dyeing: A Handbook.
Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn: 1968. Special Printing Of Plants & Gardens - Volume 20, No. 3. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. 
Consists of coloring yarns and textiles with dyes from plants with basic directions. Also provides recipes from many countries and a full decription of the culture of dye plants and their historical background. 
Price: 14.96 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
6 BROOKLYN BOTANIC GARDEN. Handbook On Herbs.
Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn: 1969. Special Printing of Plants & Gardens, Volume 14, No. 2. s Softcover. Good condition. 
An illustrated dictionary of herbs that describes how to propagate herbs of common as well as unusual herbs of ornamental value. Also contains topics of herbs for shaded gardens, mints, scented geraniums, and thyme. 
Price: 14.49 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
7 CAMERON, ELIZABETH. A Wild Flower Alphabet For My Dillington Grandchildren.
Bloomsbury Books, London: 1992. 1854710745 / 9781854710741 Reprint Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
For each letter of the alphabet there is a corresponding wild flower painted in beautiful watercolors. On each facing page there is a handwritten text about the flower with personal anecdotes, legends and poetry associated with it. 
Price: 17.91 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
8 CHARLES, VERA K. Introduction To Mushroom Hunting.
Dover Publications, Inc., New York: 1974. 048620667X / 9780486206677 Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Provides the beginner with a convenient, safe and practical introduction to the common mushrooms of the United States. Throuh reading the descriptions, following the keys, and comparing finds in the field with the photographic illustrations, the amateur mushroom hunter will soon learn to separate mushrooms into the various genera and begin making positive identifications. Includes photographs and an Index. 
Price: 6.41 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
9 CHARLES, VERA K. Introduction To Mushroom Hunting.
Dover Publications, Inc., New York: 1974. 048620667X / 9780486206677 Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Provides the beginner with a convenient, safe and practical introduction to the common mushrooms of the United States. Through reading the descriptions, following the keys, and comparing finds in the field with photographic illustrations, the amateur mushroom hunter will soon learn to separate mushrooms into the various genera and begin making positive identifications. Includes photographs and an Index. 
Price: 6.65 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
10 CLEMENTS, JULIA. A B C Of Flower Arranging.
The New York Times Book Co., New York: 1976. 0812906357 / 9780812906356 First Edition. Quadrangle Books. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
Prresents a completely new handbook on the ABC of Flower Arranging. Based on wide and sympathetic experience it is a goldmine of instruction and inspiration: every basic point is explained in nontechnical language with over a hundred step-by-step photographs. If you have never arranged flowers before, this is the book for you. 
Price: 21.61 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
11 COATS, ALICE M. The Plant Hunters: Being A History Of The Horticultural Pioneers, Their Quests And Their Discoveries From The Renaissance To The Twentieth Century.
McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York: 1969. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
The culmination of years of research and scholarship, this will be invaluable to all horticultural botanists and to anyone interested in plants and exploration. Includes an Index. 
Price: 98.80 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
12 CREEVEY, CAROLINE A. Harper's Guide To Wild Flowers.
Harper & Brothers, New York: March 1912. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy Supplementary illustrations glued in by former owner. 
Explains the easiest way to identify flowers and other plants based upon the new classication. It is a guide to the flowering plants of the Atlantic seaboard, New England, the Middle States, and, to a limited extent, of the Southern States. Includes an index. 
Price: 22.66 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
13 CROCKETT, JAMES UNDERWOOD; THE EDITORS OF TIME-LIFE BOOKS. Flowering House Plants.
Time-Life Books, Alexandria: 1972. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Part of a series from Time-Life Books, this book tells you what to do and what to get to create an expert house plant. Includes an Index. 
Price: 4.04 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
14 DALTON, PATRICIA A.; STOREY, AMY C. (ILLUSTRATIONS) Wildflowers Of The Northeast In The Audubon Fairchild Garden.
Phoenix Publishing, Canaan: 1979. Published for the Audubon Center in Greenwich, CT. 0914016636 / 9780914016632 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 
The text of this volume is arranged in phylogenetic order, from the most primitive plant families to the most advanced. The sixty-two wildflowers described in detail are only a small sampling of the more than five hundred species of plants in the the Audubon Fairchild Garden. Illustrated and includes an Index. 
Price: 61.04 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
15 DANA, MRS. WILLIAM STARR; HYLANDER, CLARENCE J. (REVISED EDITION). How To Know The Wild Flowers: A Guide To The Names, Haunts, And Habits Of Our Common Wild Flowers.
Dover, New York: 1963. Revised and enlarged version of the last (1900) revised version. s Softcover. Good condition. Name of previous owner appears on front endpaper. 
Packed full of interesting lore about plants and flowers. A very thorough coverage of the wild flowers of the Eastern and Central United States and Canada, all in all more than 1,000 important flowering, berry-bearing and foliage plants. More than 170 full-page plates. Includes an Index. 
Price: 4.42 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
16 DODGE, NATT N.; JANISH, JEANNE R. (DRAWINGS). Flowers Of The Southwest Deserts.
Southwest Monuments Association, Globe: 1969. Seventh Edition. Popular Edition No. 4. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Introduces the common desert flowers to newcomers to the Southwestern United States, and provides background information about the plants' interesting habits and how they have been and are used by animals, native peoples, and settlers. Includes an Index. 
Price: 6.13 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
17 ESAU, KATHERINE. Viruses In Plant Hosts: Form, Distributrion, And Pathologic Effects.
University of Wisconsin Press, M adison: 1968. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Brings together the results of recent and largely unpublished studies on the form of tobacco mosaic virus and beet yellow virus in plant tissue and the effect of these viruises on plant cells, and discusses these results in the light of current knowledge. Includes an Index. 
Price: 33.25 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
18 GIBBONS, GAIL. From Seed To Plant.
Holiday House, New York: 1991. 0823408728 / 9780823408726 First Edition. Reinforced. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition, Ex Library with usual stamps and markings. First page cut from book. 
Explores the intricate relationship between seeds and the plants which they produce. 
Price: 16.15 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
19 GLEASON, H. A. Plants Of The Vicinity Of New York.
Published for The New York Botanical Garden by Hafner Publishing Company Inc., New York: 1962. Revised Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Listing with brief descriptions, of every plant found in the NY region. Includes a Glossary and Index. 
Price: 13.54 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
20 GLEASON, HENRY A. The New Britton And Brown Illustrated Flora Of The Northeastern United States And Adjacent Canada, Volume 2.
Hafner Press, New York: 1974. Fifth Printing. Volume 2. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Volume 2: The Choripetalous Dicotyledoneae, Saururaceae, the Lizard's Tail to Cornaceae, Cotton Gum. Profusely illustrated. Includes an Index. 
Price: 93.34 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
  1  2 3  NEXT >  


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2019. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie