The Standard Cyclopedia of Horitculture

New York: Macmillan, 1945, 1945. Later printing. Three volumes. 4to; 3839 pp.; illustrated. A bright, clean set in chipped dust jackets, in a used slipcase. Along with "Hortus", Bailey's most enduring work, and still one of the best horticultural references ever published. With a complete list of American horticultural books and periodicals published up to 1914, and biographies of American horticulturists. The Landscape Gardening entry contains contributions by Olmsted, Simonds, Waugh and Parsons. An essential gardening reference, infrequently seen with dust jackets. Item #001245

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