Item Detail

Item Number 5021
Title Standard Cyclopedia Of Horticulture, The
Author Bailey, L. H.
Condition NF/NONE
Publisher The Macmillan Company
Place Published New York
Date Published 1937
Edition
Binding Hardcover
Notes This very nice, three volume set is bound in publisher's dark green cloth with gilt printing on the spines. They are all clean, straight & tight, without marks or tears and in Near Fine condition. Volume I includes pages 1-1200, A-E; Volume II pages 1201-2422, F-O; Volume III pages 2423-3639, P-Z. A discussion for the amateur, the professional and commercial grower, of the kinds, characteristics and methods of cultivation of the species of plants grown in the regions of the United States and Canada for ornament, for fancy, for fruit and for vegetables; with keys to the natural families and genera, descriptions of the horticultural capabilities of the states and provinces and dependent islands, and sketches of eminent horticulturists--from book. Illustrated with some full-page colored plates, four thousand (B&W) engravings in the text, and ninety-six full-page cuts. Large books with each book very thick, and also heavy 3-volume set requiring extra postage both domestically and abroad - weighs about 15 lbs. safely packed in a sturdy box of appropriate size to handle the thickness of the books (none of the regular USPS boxes are high enough though we have boxes that will fit the set). ; Vol. 3; Color Plates/Engravings; 10.5 x 8 inches
LoC or ISBN
Keyword(s) L. H. Bailey,Non-fiction,Horticulture,Plants,Gardening,Flowers,Vegetable Gardening,Horticulturists
Category(ies) Gardening Plants Herbs Botany
Price $225.00