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141 WICKERS, DAVID; FINMARK, SHARON (LINE DRAWINGS). The Complete Urban Farmer: How To Grow Your Own Fruits And Vegetables In Town.
The Viking Press, New York: 1976. 0670235296 / 9780670235292 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Remainder stamp on bottom outside page edges and tear to jacket near base of spine. 
Explores all the gardening possibilities open to the urbanite - outdoors as well as indoors. 
Price: 9.98 USD
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142 WILDER, LOUISE BEEBE. The Fragrant Garden: A Book About Sweet Scented Flowers And Leaves.
Dover Publications, Inc., New York: 1974. 0486230716 / 9780486230719 First Printing of this edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Though flowers were once grown mainly for their fragrances, that art, and many exceptional varieties, have since been almost lost. This book will reintroduce this wonderful gardening area. Mrs. Wilder describes and lists hundreds of plants from those that come out in early spring, through the smells of May and June, the gilliflowers including the carnation, the many varieties of roses and geraniums, summer and autumn flowers, annuals, hardy shrubs and climbers, night scented flowers, herbs, rock garden flowers, fruit and berry smells, and, finally, the wild scents of nature. In each section the author gives descriptions of well-known plants, with quotations from other writers, notes on mixing different smells and using fragrances creatively, and finally marvelous attempts at the difficult task of putting the fragrances into words. Includes an Index. 
Price: 10.45 USD
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143 WILLIAMS, CAROL; STUBBING, NEWTON H.. Bringing A Garden To Life.
Bantam Books, New York: January 1999. 0553375083 / 9780553375084 First Bantam paperback edition. s Softcover. Very good ondition. 
A unique guide to the compelling mysteries and down-to-ear practicalities of everyday gardening. From mapping the garden, preparing the soil, and planting seeds, to feeding old perennial borders and pruning fruit trees, Carol Williams tells not just how but why, and vividly evokes the interest and pleasure of doing the job. Includes an Index. 
Price: 9.22 USD
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144 WOOD, DENIS. English Terrace And Courtyard Gardens.
A. S. Barnes & Company, New York: 1970. 0498010570 / 9780498010576 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket has marks and scratches. 
This book, first published in 1965 and much welcomed, will make the amateur and the professional designer more aware of the potential of a type of garden which has many historical precedents, and an infinite number of modern applications. Includes an Index. 
Price: 47.26 USD
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Random House, New York: 1975. 0394495942 / 9780394495941 Seventh Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
Here is an introduction to creating your own indoor garden with plants to grow in your home. Learn how to do gardening without an outdoor garden. Highly illustrated. Includes an Index. 
Price: 10.64 USD
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146 WU YEE-SUN. Man Lung Garden Artistic Plants.
Wing Lung Bank Limited, Hong Kong: 1969. First Edition. h Hardcover with no dustjacket. Good condition. 
This book is printed in Chinese and English. Chapters entitled, "Artistic Pot Plants," "Artistic Pot Plants (In Colour)," "Chinese Miniature Rock-Gardens and Rockery," and "Method of Cultivation." Fully illustrated in color and b&w. 
Price: 70.30 USD
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147 YOSHIMURA, YUJI; HALFORD, GIOVANNA M. The Japanese Art Of Miniature Trees And Landscapes: The Creation, Care, And Enjoyment.
Charles E. Tuttle Company, Rutland: 1963. Ninth Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. Stains on some pages. 

Price: 6.89 USD
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148 ZABAR, ABBIE. The Potted Herb.
Stewart, Tabori, & Chang, New York: 1988. 1556700180 / 9781556700187 First Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
According to the author, this book is, "For those of us whose gardens are planted between our mind and a sunny window sill, imagine the beauty and pleasure of growing potted herbs as small green expressions of garden design, rather than mere houseplants. Useful and quietly beautiful, herbs are simple to cultivate yet full of creative potential." 
Price: 4.70 USD
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