Schacht, Hermann: Der Baum. Studien über Bau und Leben der höheren Gewächse.
trees + shrubs

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Pardé, Léon
Les conifères.
Paris, La Maison rustique, (1946), 2. impression, pp. 294, (6, adv.), text-illustrations (line-drawings and full-page photos), 8vo, uncut, later wrapppers with mounted illustrated front wrapper. Some pen markings and a few leaves partly slightly waterstained.
€ 30
* Stafleu & Cowan 7325.
Pardé, Léon
Les feuillus.
Paris, La Maison rustique, (1952), 2. impression, pp. 384, (4, adv.), text-illustrations (line-drawings and full-page photos), 8vo, unopened, illustrated wrappers. Throughout lightly waterstained and warped.
€ 30
Pfeil, W.
Anleitung zur Ablösung der Wald-Servituten so wie zur Theilung und Zusammenlegung gemeinschaftlicher Wälder, mit besonderer Rücksicht auf die Preußische Gesetzgebung.
Berlin, Veit, 1844, 2. edition, pp. xii, 311, (1), 8vo, uncut/unopened, original plain wrappers with printed label on spine. Foxing, but very well preserved copy.
€ 60
Pinneberg
Kreis Pinneberg. Das größte Baumschulengebiet der Welt! Die Wiege des deutschen Waldes.
Pinneberg, A. Klinghoff, [ca. 1930], pp. 40, photo-illustrations (often full-page), oblong large 4to, colour-illustrated limp boards.
€ 35
Post, K.
Over het gebruik en de behandeling onzer bloem- en bladheesters zoowel voor liefhebbers als voor den vakman.
Baarn, H.J. den Boer, 1908, pp. [vii], 129, text-illustrations and 4 folding diagrams, large 8vo, unopened, decorated stiff wrappers.
€ 35
Post, K.: Over het gebruik en de behandeling onzer bloem- en bladheesters zoowel voor liefhebbers als voor den vakman.
Post, K.
Over het gebruik en de behandeling onzer bloem- en bladheesters zoowel voor liefhebbers als voor den vakman.
Baarn, H.J. den Boer, 1908, pp. [vii], 129, text-illustrations and 4 folding diagrams, large 8vo, nicely decorated and gilt-lettered cloth. Fine copy.
€ 40
Poulsen, C.M.
Om Nogle i vort Skovbrug anvendelige naaletraeer fra det vestlige Nordamerika.
Kjøbenhavn, J. Jørgensen, 1879-1882, part i, ii-iv, v-ix in 1 volume, pp. 271-303; [i], 47-104; [i], 1-40; text-illustrations (some full-page), small 8vo, plain cloth-backed marbled boards. Reprints Tidsskrift for Skovbrug. Some foxing.
€ 35
Preuss, Paul
Die Kokospalme und ihre Kultur.
Berlin, Dietrich Reimer (Ernst Vohsen), (1911), pp. vii, 221, 17 plates in text, 21 text-illustrations and several tables, large 8vo, cloth. Fine copy.
€ 55
* Stafleu & Cowan 8318.
Rafn, Johannes
The testing of forest seeds during 25 years 1887 - 1912.
Copenhagen, Langkjaers Bogtrykkeri, (1915), pp. 92, (1), frontispiece-portrait and fine head- and tail-pieces, 4to, uncut, decorated stiff wrappers. Cancelled library stamps.
€ 35
Rammner, Walter
Deutsche Waldbäume.
Leipzig, Bibliographisches Institut, 1934, pp. 74, (2, adv.), full-page text-illustrations (line-drawings), small 8vo, boards.
€ 20
Rehder, Alfred
Manual of cultivated trees and shrubs. Hardy in North America. Exclusive of the subtropical and warmer temperate regions.
New York, Macmillan, 1927, 1. edition, pp. xxxvii, 930, 8vo (137 × 207 mm), cloth.
€ 75
* Stafleu & Cowan 8817.
Rehder, Alfred
Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs hardy in the cooler temperate regions of the northern hemisphere.
Jamaica Plain, The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, 1949, pp. xl, 825, large 4to (210 × 283 mm), gilt-lettered buckram. Cancelled library stamps. Well preserved copy.
€ 150
* Stafleu & Cowan 8819.
Renier, Henri J.
Les Eucalyptus en Australie et en Tasmanie. Leur écologie et leur utilisation en rapport avec les possibilités d’introduction et de multiplication au Congo Belge et au Ruanda-Urundi.
Bruxelles, Royaume de Belgique, Ministère des Colonies, 1953, pp. 126, text-illustrations, 159 photo-plate illustrations and 15 folding maps, 4to, printed wrappers.
€ 55
Robidé van der Aa, C.P.E.
De aankweeking der Acacia in Nederland beproefd, en derzelver uitkomsten ontwikkeld. Uitgegeven door de Nederlandsche Maatschappij ter bevordering van de Nijverheid.
Haarlem, V. Loosjes, 1843, pp. [i], 15, 8vo, uncut, decorated wrappers (library stamps and labels).
€ 35
Rubner, Konrad & Wilhelm Leiningen-Westerburg
Die pflanzengeographischen Grundlagen des Waldbaus.
Neudamm, J. Neumann, 1925, 2. edition, pp. 312, (8, adv.), 1 text-illustration and 4 folding maps, large 8vo, cloth. Fine copy.
€ 40
Rutten, F.
Hout. Soorten, groei, toepassing.
Amsterdam, P.N. van Kampen, [ca. 1950], pp. 288, photo-plates, 4to, cloth.
€ 40
Säurich, Paul
Im Walde. Bilder aus der Pflanzenwelt. Unter Berücksichtigung des Lebens, der Verwendung und der Geschichte der Pflanzen für Schule und Haus.
Leipzig, E. Wunderlich, 1902, 1. edition, pp. xv, 321, (5, adv.), illustrated cloth. Biologie der Pflanzen.
€ 25
Schacht, Hermann
Der Baum. Studien über Bau und Leben der höheren Gewächse.
Berlin, G.W.F. Müller, 1860, 2. edition, pp. viii, 378, (2, adv.), 227 wood-engraved text-illustrations and 4 lithographed folding plates by C. Laue with numerous figures, large 8vo, finely illustrated (engraved) wrappers bound with, calf-backed boards with ruled and gilt-decorated spine (neatly rebacked). Library stamps and numerals.
€ 150
* Pritzel 8102; Nissen BBI 1739; Stafleu & Cowan 10.452.
Schacht, Hermann: Der Baum. Studien über Bau und Leben der höheren Gewächse.
Scheerlinck, H., Joz. Baumann et al.
De Azalea indica L. (Rhododendron simsii Planch.).
Antwerpen, De Sikkel & Amsterdam, Wereldbibliotheek, 1938, pp. xi, 527, (1), 5 colour-plates and 181 text-illustrations, 4to, cloth-backed marbled boards (rubbed library-binding). cancelled librarry-stamps.
€ 100
Part 1 of Tuinbouw encyclopedie. Together with part 2, Tuinbouwbemestingsleer, all published.
Schober, Reinhard
Die japanische Lärche. Eine biologisch-ertragskundliche Untersuchung.
Frankfurt am Main, J.D. Sauerländer, 1953, pp. xii, 212, 46 (appendix with tables), 82 text-illustrations, large 8vo, cloth (rubbed). Schriftenreihe der Forstlichen Fakt. der Universität Göttingen.
€ 35
Schütz, P.R. & G. van Tol (editors)
Aanleg en beheer van bos en beplantingen.
Wageningen, Centrum voor landbouwpublikaties en landbouwdocumentatie. Pudoc, 1981, pp. xxi, 504, text-illustrations, large 8vo, colour-illustrated boards.
€ 35
Schulz, J.P.
Ecological studies on rain forest in northern Suriname.
Amsterdam, Noord-Hollandsche Uitgevers Maatschappij, 1960, pp. 367, text-illustrations and 4 photo-plates, large 8vo, printed wrappers, dust-jacket. Mededelingen van het Botanisch Museum en Herbarium van de Rijksuniversiteit te Utrecht.
€ 60
Schwappach, Adam
Forstpolitik, Jagd- und Fischereipolitik.
Leipzig, C.L. Hirschfeld, 1899, pp. xii, 396, large 8vo, half calf with marbled boards and richly gilt-decorated spine. Hand- und Lehrbuch der Staatswissenschaften. Erste Abteilung: Volkswirtschaftslehre X. Band. Library stamps and numerals.
€ 70
Schwappach, Adam: Forstpolitik, Jagd- und Fischereipolitik.
Scott, C.W.
Pinus radiata.
Rome, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 1960, pp. xii, 328, text-illustrations, 8vo, cloth. Cancelled library stamps.
€ 30
Sealy, J. Robert
A revision of the genus Camellia.
London, The Royal Horticultural Society, 1958, pp. viii, 239, frontispiece colour-plate from a painting by Stella Ross-Craig and 102 text-illustrations (line-drawings), large 4to, cloth.
€ 150
Silva Tarouca, Ernst & Camillo Schneider (editors)
Unsere Freiland-Laubgehölze. Anzucht, Pflege und Verwendung aller bekannten in Mitteleuropa im Freien kulturfähigen Laubgehölze.
Wien, Hölder-Pichler-Tempsky & Leipzig, G. Freytag, 1922, 2. edition, pp. xi, 463, (1, adv.), 499 text-illustrations and 24 illustrations on 16 colour-plates, 4to, decorated cloth (spine neatly repaired). Kulturhandbücher für Gartenfreunde. Cancelled library stamps.
€ 80
* Stafleu & Cowan 11.979.
Silva Tarouca, Ernst & Camillo Schneider (editors)
Unsere Freiland-Laubgehölze. Anzucht, Pflege und Verwendung aller bekannten in Mitteleuropa im Freien kulturfähigen Laubgehölze.
Wien, Hölder-Pichler-Tempsky/Leipzig, G. Freytag, 1922, 2. edition, pp. xi, 463, (1, adv.), 499 text-illustrations and 24 illustrations on 16 colour-plates, 4to, decorated cloth (rubbed and ink stain). Kulturhandbücher für Gartenfreunde.
€ 70
* Stafleu & Cowan 11.979.
Smith, Johannes Jacobus
Vorläufige Beschreibungen neuer papuanischer Ericaceae.
Leiden, P.W.M. Trap, 1915, pp. 14, large 8vo, printed wrappers. Mededeelingen van ‘s Rijks Herbarium Leiden.
€ 25
* Stafleu & Cowan 12.269.
Soerianegara, I., R.H.M.J. Lemmens, W.C. Wong, M.S.M. Sosef, L.T. Hong & S. Prawirohatmodjo (editors)
Timber trees.
Leiden, Backhuys, 1995-1998, 3 volumes: 1. Major commercial timbers, pp. 610; 2. Minor commercial timbers, pp. 655; 3. Lesser-known timbers, pp. 859; text-illustrations (line-drawings) and double-page maps, large 8vo, colour-decorated boards. Plant Resources of South-East Asia PROSEA 5(1-3). New condition.
€ 80
Added: Bibliography 5. Major commercial timbers, part 1-2 by Sarkat Danimihardja & Soedarsono Riswan (editors), Bogor, 1994, pp. 343; 335; stiff wrappers.
Spitzenberg, G.K.
Die Spitzenberg’schen Kulturgeräthe. Deren Wesen, Zweck und wirthschaftliche Bedeutung, nebst Anleitung für den praktischen Gebrauch unter specieller Berücksichtigung der Forstkultur.
Berlin, Paul Parey, 1898, 2. edition, pp. 108, (4,adv.), 58 wood-engraved text-illustrations, 8vo, gilt-decorated cloth. Disturbing stamps and numerals on title-page. Free front endpaper missing.
€ 25
Standley, Paul Carpenter
Trees and shrubs of Mexico (Oxalidaceae-Turneraceae).
Washington, Government Printing Office, Smithsonian Institution United States Herbarium, 1923, 1. edition, part 3 (only of 5), pp. [iii], 517-848, v-xxviii, large 8vo, uncut, later half buckram with marbled boards. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium.
€ 35
* Stafleu & Cowan 12.771.
Stebbing, E.P.
The forests of West Africa and the Sahara. A study of modern conditions.
London, W. & R. Chambers, 1937, 1. edition, pp. viii, 245, text-illustrations and photo-plate illustrations, 8vo, cloth.
€ 25
Step, Edward
Wayside and woodland trees. A pocket guide to the British sylva.
London & New York, F. Warne, [n.d.], pp. 182, 175 plates (24 in colour) and 57 text-illustrations, small 8vo, gilt-illustrated buckram, dust-jacket. Fine copy.
€ 35
* Cf. Nissen BBI 1889.
Stienstra, H.
Onze schoone heesters.
Amsterdam, Kosmos & Assen, Willem van Gorcum, [ca. 1925], pp. 60, (8, adv.), 28 text-illustrations, 8vo, illustrated wrappers. Weten en kunnen.
€ 20
Sweet, Arthur J.
Ornamental shrubs and trees. Their selection and pruning.
London, J.M. Dent, 1935, pp. xiii, 64, colour-frontispiece of lilac and 33 text-illustrations (drawings), large 8vo, decorated cloth, dust-jacket.
€ 25
Tholen, N.G.
Handleiding voor boomkwekers en eigenaren van bosschen, in Nederland. Met eene voorrede van H.C. van Hall, …
Haarlem, Loosjes, 1855, pp. [iii*], v, 267, (1, err.), folding table, a few text-illustrations and 3 folding lithographed plates with figures, 8vo, uncut, printed boards (rebacked). Library stamps on half-title.
€ 90
Tholen, N.G.: Handleiding voor boomkwekers en eigenaren van bosschen, in Nederland. Met eene voorrede van H.C. van Hall, …
Tschermak, Leo
Waldbau auf pflanzengeograpisch-ökologischer Grundlage.
Wien, Springer, 1950, 1. edition, pp. xiv, 722, (2, adv.), 153 text- and plate-illustrations, large 8vo (162 × 240 mm), cloth (partly faded). Library stamps.
€ 50
United States department of Agriculture Forest service
Prescott national forest Arizona.
Washington, United States Government Printing Office, 1941, pp. [iv], 24, text-illustrations and large folding map, 8vo (148 x 232 mm), illustrated wrappers. Unobtrusive library stamp/numeral.
€ 150
Added from the same series with unobtrusive library stamps/numerals: National forests in the southern Appalachians, 1940 + Shoshone national forest Wyoming, 1941 + Payette national forest Idaho, 1941 + Idaho national forest Idaho, 1941 + National forests in Michigan, 1941 + Routt national forest Colorado, 1941 + Superior national forest Minnesota, 1941. Well preserved set.
  
Vink, A. de
Fraaie coniferen. Handleiding voor het kweeken van coniferen en aanwijzingen om er in tuinen het meeste succes van te hebben.
Amsterdam, Kosmos & Assen, Willem van Gorcum, (1926), pp. 64, (8, adv.), 33 text-illustrations, 8vo, illustrated wrappers. Weten en kunnen.
€ 30
(Vink, J.J. de & J.W. de Ruijter)
Practisch beschreven naamlijst der voornaamste groepen azalea’s en rhododendrons in hoofdzaak voor den vrijen grond geschikt. Samengesteld ten dienste der Vereeniging Boom- en Plantenbeurs te Boskoop.
(Boskoop), 1896, pp. [iii], [i*], 45, xi, 8vo, embossed cloth with gilt lettering. Unobtrusive library stamp. Annotations and markings.
€ 75
Vogel, Eduard Ferdinand de
Seedlings of dicotyledons. Structure, development, types. Descriptions of 150 woody Malesian taxa.
Wageningen, Pudoc, Centre for Agricultural Publishing and Documentation, 1980, pp. [vi], 465, over 178 fine text-illustrations (mostly full-page line-drawings with several figures) and 20 colour-plates after paintings, large 8vo, illustrated artificial cloth. Fine copy of this beautiully illustrated work.
€ 80
Voorhoeve, A.G.
Liberian high forest trees. A systematic botanical study of the 75 most important or frequent high forest trees, with reference to numerous related species.
Wageningen, 1979, Pudoc, Centre for Agricultural Publishing and Documentation, , 2. impression, pp. [xi], 416, text-illustrations, plates and 72 fine full-page line-drawings in text, large 8vo, illustrated artificial cloth. Agricultural Research Reports.
€ 60
Vries, Hugo de
Ueber Wundholz.
Regensburg, F. Huber, 1876, pp. 64, 3 double-page plates, 8vo, wrappers (defects). Reprint from Flora.
€ 30
Vuyk, Aart et al.
Boskoop, vijf eeuwen boomkwekerij 1466-1966.
Boskoop, Plant Propaganda Holland (PPH), 1966, pp. 318, colour-frontispiece, plates and text-illustrations (drawings), large 8vo, decorated cloth, dust-jacket.
€ 50
Walker, Egbert H.
Fifty-one common ornamental trees of the Lingnan University Campus. A guide to the more important local trees illustrated with fifty-five plates.
Canton, Lingnan University, 1930, pp. [iv], 166, photo-frontispiece and full-page line-drawings, 8vo, limp cloth (a bit rubbed). Science bulletin.
€ 40
* Stafleu & Cowan 16.561. In this copy some illustrations are nicely coloured by hand.
Watson, William
Rhododendrons and azaleas.
London & Edinburgh, J.C. & E.C. Jack, [ca. 1912], pp. xi, 116, 8 colour-plates, 8vo, uncut, boards with mounted colour-plate (spine-ends rubbed). Present-day gardening.
€ 25
Watson, William
Rhododendrons and azaleas.
London & Edinburgh, J.C. & E.C. Jack, [ca. 1912], pp. xi, 116, 8 colour-plates, 8vo, uncut, boards with mounted colour-plate. Present-day gardening.
€ 30
Webster, Angus Duncan
Coniferous trees for profit & ornament. Being a concise description of each species and variety, with the most recently approved nomenclature, list of synonyms, and best methods of cultivation. With chapters on ...
London, Constable, 1918, pp. xx, 298, photo-plates, 8vo, uncut, cloth (small defect).
€ 40
* Stafleu & Cowan 16.938.
Weed, Clarence M. & Arthur I. Emerson (photos)
Our trees. How to know them. With a guide to their recognition at any season of the year and notes on their characteristics, distribution, and culture. Photographhs from nature by Arthur I. Emerson.
Garden City, New York, Garden City Books, 1946, 5. edition, pp. xxi, 295, text-illustrations (mostly full-page photos), small 4to, cloth, dust-jacket. Fine copy.
€ 25
Wyman, Donald
The arboretums and botanical gardens of North America.
Waltham, Chronica Botanica, 1947, pp. 395-495, (2, adv.), (1), text-illustrations and plates, large 8vo, printed wrappers. Chronica Botanica.
€ 30