The Propagation of Alpines.
London, Faber, 1959. 2nd Edition. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 8vo. 2nd ed. Illustrated, dw frayed. (Book ref. CH1779) £25.00
Alpines In The Open Garden.
Helm 1991 First Edition Hardback. Very Good Clean sound Copy in Very Good Dust Jacket. 8vo. pp viii 137. ISBN 0 7136 8100 4 (Book ref. 12090) £10.00
Aura 1985 Softcover. 8vo. pp 48. Very Good Clean Sound Copy. ISBN 0 86307 344 1 (Book ref. 12050) £4.00
SAXIFRAGES OF EUROPE.
Helm. 1989. pp.307,illus.colour and b.& w.,maps,4to..1st and only edition. A fine unmarked hardback copy in a fine dust-wrapper. (Book ref. 2449) £30.00
PRIMULAS OF EUROPE AND AMERICA.
Alpine Garden Society. 1984. pp.251,illus.colour and b.& w.,maps,8vo..1st and only edition. An almost mint unmarked hardback copy in an almost mint dust-wrapper of the 1987 reprint. (Book ref. 4312) £12.50
Batsford. 1993. pp.299,illus.colour and b.& w.,small folio. 1st edition. A very good hardback copy in a fine dust-wrapper. (Book ref. 2829) £25.00
MOUNTAIN FLOWERS OF EUROPE IN COLOUR.
Blandford Press. 1986. pp.433,illus.colour and b.& w.,maps,8vo..2nd edition,revised. The 2nd, last and best edition. An almost mint hardback copy in an almost mint dust-wrapper. (Book ref. 1409) £12.50
COLLECTOR'S ALPINES. THEIR CULTIVATION IN FRAMES AND GLASSHOUSES.
Collingridge. 1981. pp.543,illus.colour and b.& w.,8vo..2nd and last edition,much enlarged. A fine unmarked hardback copy in a very good dust-wrapper. (Book ref. 2482) £12.50
1963. pp.320,ilus.,8vo..1st and only edition. A very good hardback copy ina very good dust-wrapper. (Book ref. 403) £7.50
The Collingridge Guide to Collectors' Alpines
Collingridge Books - 1984 - Third Impression VG/VG - A very good, clean and tight copy with no inscriptions and in a very good, unclipped dustwrapper. (Book ref. 65921) £20.00
Cronamere Alpine Nurseries, U.K., 1936 Binding: Softcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket. 80 pages in card covers. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Catalogue to accompany Cronamere Alpine Nurseries in Connecticut USA dated 1936. Book - Very Good - some ink and pencil annotation. Dust Jacket - None. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 750gms-1kgm. Category: Gardening; Inventory No: 9999492. (Book ref. 9999492) £7.00
A Flora of the Trinity Alps of Northern California
USA: University of California Press, 1974. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 0520020898 ix + 206pp, indexes, bibliography, glossary, 8pp plates, illustrations by Charles S Papp. Blue boards, VG copy without dustwrapper, as issued. Contents cover the following divisions:- Lepidophyta; Calamophyta; Pterophyta; Coniferophyta; Anthophyta, Class Dicotyledoneae and Class Monocotyledoneae. Uncommon. (Book ref. 015153) £40.00
Alpine Gardens Society Bulletin Numbers 143,146,149,153-5,157-164,166-8,172-5,177-180,183,184, 186, 196,198-202,204-210,212,213,216,217, 219,220,227,229-235,237,239-272,274,282,285-7,289,291-4,296,298,300 & 302 [A broken run, 1966-2005]
. A long but broken run between 134 and 302, in parts as issued, paperbacks, slightly worn. A fine chance to obtain 103 parts of this excellent periodical, much valued for its travel and plant-hunting articles as well as for its definitive cultural advice. [1966 - 2005] ("The international society for alpine and rock garden plants, small hardy herbaceous plants, hardy and half-hardy bulbs, hardy ferns and small shrubs."). Numbers 143, 146, 149, 153-5, 157-164, 166-8, 172-5, 177-180, 183, 184, 196, 198-202, 204-210, 212, 213, 216, 217, 219, 220, 227, 229-235, 237, 239-272, 274, 282, 285-7, 289, 292, 293, 296, 298, 300 & 302. Paperbacks as issued, a few covers a little worn, but overall in very good condition. This run includes the special issues devoted to China, European Alpines, New Zealand, South America, and the AGS China Expedition. One of the best gardening journals around, with a wealth of articles on individual genera (Saxifrages, Cyclamen, Barcissi, Semervivum, Fritillaria, Primula, Violets, Iris, Ophrys, Trillium, Dianthus etc) and travel and planthunting world wide (Cyprus, Chile, Turkey, Kulu Valley, Iceland, the Hindu Kush, Dolomites, Carpathians, Nepal, Yugoslavia, Andes, Tibet etc.] Great for reference, dipping-in to, and bedtime reading. [Very heavy, extra postage will be required]. (Book ref. 005613) £30.00
Rock Gardens and their Plants.
Blandford Press 1963 First Edition Hardback. Very Good Clean Sound Copy in Very Good Dust Jacket. 8vo. pp 215. (Book ref. 11950) £8.00
Growing Alpines In Raised Beds, Troughs & Tufa.
Batsford 1991 First Edition Hardback. Very Good Clean Sound Copy in Very Good Dust Jacket. 8vo. pp 136. ISBN 0 7134 7018 6 (Book ref. 1008) £15.00
Alpine Plants of Distinction.
London: Collingridge Books, 1968 8vo Cloth D.w. 1st Edn. Illus. Sl. tape marking to e.p's o/w V.g. (Book ref. 8345) £8.00
Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1973 8vo Cloth 1st Edn. Illus. 246 pp. Inscrip. f.e.p. o/w V.g. in clipped dw. (Book ref. 24256) £9.00
A Century of Alpines
. 0 9518517 0 5 Illustrated, pp 247, paperback, a very good copy with only the faintest suggestion of use to the covers and with the slightest of wear to the head and tail of the spine. [A Report of the Sixth International Rock garden Plant Conference, Warwick University, 1991. Chris Grey-Wilson on Flowers of the High Pyrenees; Kelaidis on Dwarf Phlox & Penstemons; Michael Almond on Mountain Flowers of Turkey, and many others.] (Book ref. 003560) £6.00
" COLLECTOR'S ALPINES. Their Cultivation in Frames and Alpine Houses."
London, Collingridge, 1964. Ex Library, with usual labels & remnants of sellotape on f.e.p. & b.e.p. The library used sellotape to stick the protective sleeve securely on the cover, which have marked it, o./w. very good. Corners of d../w. slightly worn, a closed 1" tear on top front edge of spine, o./w. very good. 527 pages. 86 b./w. photographs. 26 line drawings. 9½" x 6". Over (Book ref. 1667) £7.00
Rock Gardener's Library: Growing Alpines in Raised Beds, Troughs and Tufa
B T Batsford, 1991 1st Edition. Hardback. Very good in near very good, edge worn, scuffed and faded on spine, d/w. Spine and corners bumped, bottom of boards damp stained, pages slightly yellowed, edge of pages marked. Please email for exact postage quote and information on any available discounts. (Book ref. 7007) £6.00