A Plea for Hardy Plants With Suggestions for Effective Arrangement

By: Elliott, J. Wilkinson

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Deep green cloth with green titles and colored picture of hollyhock. Mild edge and corner wear, toning on endpapers and light, general aging. Book is square and securely bound. ; B&W Photographs and Designs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 76 pages; This work was originally published in the Transactions of the Massachusetts Horticultural Society in 1885. This was the ownership copy of famed horticulturalist John Caspar Wister, who signed and dated (1906) this on the front pastedown. On the ffep there is the stamp of the Scott Foundation at Swarthmore in Pennsylvania. Wister was longtime Director of the Scott Arboretum. Important association copy of an interesting book on plants and garden design. ; Signed by Associated

Title: A Plea for Hardy Plants With Suggestions for Effective Arrangement

Author Name: Elliott, J. Wilkinson

Illustrator: Illustrated by J. Horsce McFarland, Others

Categories: Gardening,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Page & Company: 1902

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 9567

Keywords: Garden Design Nature Horticulture