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ACOSTA, Cristoval Trattato della historia, natura, et virtu...

ACOSTA, Cristoval. Trattato ... della historia, natura, et virtu delle droghe medicinali, et alteri semplici rarissimi, che vengono portati dalle Indie Orientali in Europa. Venice: Francisco Ziletti, 1585.
ACOSTA, Cristoval. Trattato ... della historia, natura, et virtu delle droghe medicinali, et

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ACOSTA, Jose de (ca 1539-1600) The Naturall and Morall Histo...

ACOSTA, Jose de (ca 1539-1600). The Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies . London, 1604.
ACOSTA, Jose de (ca 1539-1600). The Naturall and Morall Historie of the East and West Indies . London, 1604. First Edition in English. "The most convincing, detailed, and reliable account of

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ALBUM--TREES] Album containing 41 drawings of various trees...

ALBUM--TREES]. Album containing 41 drawings of various trees or their details in ink and pencil. England, 1780-96.
ALBUM--TREES]. Album containing 41 drawings of various trees or their details in ink and pencil. England, 1780-96. An interesting late-18th-century English sketchbook of trees in

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ALPINUS, Prosper (1553-1617) De Plantis Exoticis Libri Duo E...

ALPINUS, Prosper (1553-1617). De Plantis Exoticis Libri Duo . Edited by Alpino Alpinus. Venice: J. Guerilius, 1656.
ALPINUS, Prosper (1553-1617). De Plantis Exoticis Libri Duo . Edited by Alpino Alpinus. Venice: J. Guerilius, 1656. Third edition of Alpini's further observations on exotic plants

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AMERICAN BOTANY] SMYTH, John Ferdinand Dalziel A Tour in th...

AMERICAN BOTANY]. SMYTH, John Ferdinand Dalziel. A Tour in the United States of America: containing an Account of the present Situation of that Country; the Population, Agriculture, Commerce, Customs, and General Officers in the America Army ... with a Description of the Indian Nations, the General

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AMERICAN PLANT CATALOGUES] HERMANN, Paul Horti Academici Lu...

AMERICAN PLANT CATALOGUES]. HERMANN, Paul. Horti Academici Lugduno-Batavi Catalogus . Leiden: C. Boutestein, 1687. 8vo. Engraved allegorical title-page, over 90 engraved plates (a few hand-colored). Contemporary calf (rebacked). First edition. Hunt 378. – MARSHALL, Humphry. Catalogue alphabetique

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AMERICAN TREES] [WEBSTER?] An Essay on the Culture of Silk ...

AMERICAN TREES]. [WEBSTER?] An Essay on the Culture of Silk and Raising White Mulberry Trees, the leaves of which are the only proper food of the silk-worm. By a citizen of Philadelphia . Philadelphia: Joseph Crukshank, 1790. 8vo. 8-page pamphlet. Disbound. First edition . Evans 22491; Sabin 102410

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AUSTEN, Ralph (d 1676) A Treatise of Fruit-Trees, Shewing th...

AUSTEN, Ralph (d. 1676). A Treatise of Fruit-Trees, Shewing the manner of Grafting, Setting, Pruning, and Ordering of them in all respects . Oxford: [L. Lichfield] for Thomas Robinson, 1653.
AUSTEN, Ralph (d. 1676). A Treatise of Fruit-Trees, Shewing the manner of Grafting, Setting, Pruning, and

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AXT, Johann Conrad (fl 1669-1681) Tractatus de arboribus con...

AXT, Johann Conrad (fl. 1669-1681). Tractatus de arboribus coniferis et pice conficienda, aliisque ex illis arboribus provenientibus. Jena: Samuel Krebs for Johann Bielke, 1679.
AXT, Johann Conrad (fl. 1669-1681). Tractatus de arboribus coniferis et pice conficienda, aliisque ex illis arboribus

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BELON, Pierre (1517-1564) De arboribus coniferus Paris: Egid...

BELON, Pierre (1517-1564). De arboribus coniferus . Paris: Egidius Corrozet, 1553.
BELON, Pierre (1517-1564). De arboribus coniferus . Paris: Egidius Corrozet, 1553. First edition of one of the earliest botanical works devoted to a single genus of plants . There are three issues of this work, the

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BLAIR, Patrick (c1666-1728) Botanick Essays In Two Parts Lon...

BLAIR, Patrick (c.1666-1728). Botanick Essays. In Two Parts . London: William and John Innys, 1720.
BLAIR, Patrick (c.1666-1728). Botanick Essays. In Two Parts . London: William and John Innys, 1720. First edition of Blair’s “most outstanding work” (Henrey II p.48). The Royal Society granted Blair

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BOCK, Hieronymus (1498-1554) Verae atque ad vivum expressae ...

BOCK, Hieronymus (1498-1554). Verae atque ad vivum expressae Imagines omnium herbarum, fruticum, et arborum, quarum nomenclaturam … Eigentliche und Warhafftige abbildung unnd Contrafactur aller Kreuter, Stauden, Hecken, unnd Beum … Strassburg: Wendel Rihel, 1532.
BOCK, Hieronymus (1498-1554). Verae

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BONNEFONS, Nicolas de] Le Jardinier François, qui enseigne ...

BONNEFONS, Nicolas de]. Le Jardinier François, qui enseigne a Cultivar les Arbres & Herbes Potageres… seconde edition . Paris: Pierre Des-Hayes, 1651.
BONNEFONS, Nicolas de]. Le Jardinier François, qui enseigne a Cultivar les Arbres & Herbes Potageres… seconde edition . Paris: Pierre Des-Hayes

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BOTANY GRAMMARS AND MANUALS] FELL, John Grammatica rationis...

BOTANY GRAMMARS AND MANUALS]. FELL, John. Grammatica rationis, sive Institutiones logicae . Oxford: Sheldon, 1697. 12mo. Engraved frontispiece, engraved plate. Contemporary calf. Fourth edition. ESTC R34912. – SMITH, John, editor. Profit and Pleasure United: or, the husbandman’s Magazine . London

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BROSSARD, David (“frere Dany”)] La Manière de semer pépins,...

BROSSARD, David (“frere Dany”)]. La Manière de semer pépins, & faire Pépinières Enter, & Planter soutes fortes d’Arbres, selon le lieu & terre où ils sont. Ensemble, de semer toutes grains, & cultiver Pompons, Concombres, & autres herbes de Iardins & Marets. Le tout aprouvé par plusieurs Iardiniers

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CHURCHE, Rooke An Olde Thrift Newly revived Wherein is decla...

CHURCHE, Rooke. An Olde Thrift Newly revived. Wherein is declared the Manner of Planting, Preserving, and Husbanding yong Trees of diuers kindes for Timber and Fuell. And of Sowing Acornes, Chesnuts, Beech-mast, The Seedes Of Elmes, Ashen-keyes, …. And also the vse of a small portable Instrument for

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COGAN, Thomas (1545?-1607) The Haven of Health: Chiefly gath...

COGAN, Thomas (1545?-1607). The Haven of Health: Chiefly gathered for the comfort of Students, and consequently of all those that have a care of their health . London: Henrie Midleton for William Norton, 1584.
COGAN, Thomas (1545?-1607). The Haven of Health: Chiefly gathered for the comfort of

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COLES, William (1626-1662) The Art of Simpling An introducti...

COLES, William (1626-1662). The Art of Simpling. An introduction to the Knowledge and Gathering of Plants . London: printed by J.G. for Nath: Brook, 1656.
COLES, William (1626-1662). The Art of Simpling. An introduction to the Knowledge and Gathering of Plants . London: printed by J.G. for Nath

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COMMELIN, Jan (1629-1692) The Belgick or Netherlandish Hespe...

COMMELIN, Jan (1629-1692). The Belgick or Netherlandish Hesperides. That is the Management, Ordering, and Use of the Limon and Orange Trees, Fitted to the Nature and Climate of the Netherlands . London: J. Holford, 1683.
COMMELIN, Jan (1629-1692). The Belgick or Netherlandish Hesperides. That is the

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COTTON, Charles (1630-1687) The Planters Manual: Being Instr...

COTTON, Charles (1630-1687). The Planters Manual: Being Instructions for the Raising, Planting, and Cultivating all sorts of Fruit-Trees, whether Stone-fruits or Pepin-fruits, with their Natures and Seasons. Very useful for such as are Curious in Planting and Grafting . London: Henry Brome, 1675

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CRESCENTIUS, Petrus (ca 1233-ca 1320) De agricultura vulgare...

CRESCENTIUS, Petrus (ca 1233-ca 1320). De agricultura vulgare . Venice: [Giovanni Rosso and Bernardinus Vercellensis?], 6 September 1511.
CRESCENTIUS, Petrus (ca 1233-ca 1320). De agricultura vulgare . Venice: [Giovanni Rosso and Bernardinus Vercellensis?], 6 September 1511. Fifth edition in Italian

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DIALOGES OF CREATURES MORALYSED] -- The Dialoges of Creatur...

DIALOGES OF CREATURES MORALYSED]. -- The Dialoges of Creatures Moralysed. Applyably and edificatyfly, to euery mery and iocounde mater, of late tra[n]slated out of latyn into our Englysshe tonge right profitable to the gouernaunce of man. And they be to sell, vpo[n] Powlys churche yarde . [Antwerp

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ETIENNE, Claude Saint (17th-century)] Nouvelle instruction ...

ETIENNE, Claude Saint (17th-century)]. Nouvelle instruction pour connoistre les bons fruits...Par le R.P Dom C.S.E . Paris: Charles de Sercy, 1670.
ETIENNE, Claude Saint (17th-century)]. Nouvelle instruction pour connoistre les bons fruits...Par le R.P Dom C.S.E . Paris: Charles de Sercy, 1670

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F, N The Husbandmans fruitfull Orchard Shewing Diuers rare n...

F., N. The Husbandmans fruitfull Orchard. Shewing Diuers rare new secrets for the true Ordering of all sortes of fruite in their due seasons . London: [by R. Bradock] for Roger Jackson, 1608.
F., N. The Husbandmans fruitfull Orchard. Shewing Diuers rare new secrets for the true Ordering of all

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F, N The Husbandmans fruitfull Orchard Shewing Diuers rare n...

F., N. The Husbandmans fruitfull Orchard. Shewing Diuers rare new secrets for the true Ordering of all sortes of fruite in their due seasons . London: [by R. Bradock] for Roger Jackson, 1609.
F., N. The Husbandmans fruitfull Orchard. Shewing Diuers rare new secrets for the true Ordering of all

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FAIRCHILD, Thomas (1667?-1729) The City Gardener Containing ...

FAIRCHILD, Thomas (1667?-1729). The City Gardener. Containing the most Experienced Method of Cultivating and Ordering such Ever-greens, Fruit-Trees, flowering Shrubs, Flowers, Exotick Plants...as will be Ornamental, and thrive best in the London Gardens . London: T. Woodward, 1722.
FAIRCHILD, Thomas

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FATIO DE DUILLIER, Nicolas (1664-1753) Fruit-Walls Improved,...

FATIO DE DUILLIER, Nicolas (1664-1753). Fruit-Walls Improved, By Inclining them to the Horizon: or, a way to build walls for fruit-trees . London: R. Everingham, 1699.
FATIO DE DUILLIER, Nicolas (1664-1753). Fruit-Walls Improved, By Inclining them to the Horizon: or, a way to build walls for

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FLOWERING PLANTS] The expert Gardener: or, A Treatise conta...

FLOWERING PLANTS]. The expert Gardener: or, A Treatise containing certaine necessary, secret, and ordinary knowledges in Grafting and Gardening: with divers proper new Plots for the Garden . London: Richard Herne, 1640. 4to. One woodcut. (Lacking leaves E2-G4.) Disbound. Later edition, a reprint of

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FRENCH BOTANY] Nouvelle instruction facile pour la culture ...

FRENCH BOTANY]. Nouvelle instruction facile pour la culture des figuiers . Paris: Charles de Sercy, 1692. 12mo. Contemporary calf (rebacked). Not in Brunet. – [GARNIER, Jardinier du Roi?]. Nouveau Traite de la Culture des Jardins Potagers . Paris: Claude Prudhomme, 1707. 12mo. Woodcut device on

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FRUIT TREES] WOODHOUSE, James An Inaugural Dissartation on ...

FRUIT TREES]. WOODHOUSE, James. An Inaugural Dissartation on the Chemical and Medical properties of the Persimmon Tree, and the analysis of astringent vegetables . Philadelphia: William Woodhouse, [1792]. 8vo. Marbled wrappers. First edition. Evans 25055; Sabin 105105. Scarce. – VENETTE, Nicolas

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