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AMERICAN ROSE MAGAZINE, ARS, Sept-Oct 1944, K.L. Stock# 36
$10.00

AMERICAN ROSE SOCIETY ANNUALS - Prices listed below are valid for annuals
when they are available. Note that the teens and twenties are quite scarce,
and the prices will be variable when I find them, depending on condition:
1916 - 1920 - Range $150.00 - $250.00 each
1921 - 1930 - Range $50.00 - $125.00 each
1931 - 1940 - $35.00 each
1941 - 1950 - $25.00 each
1951 - 1960 - $20.00 each
1961 - 1970 - $15.00 each
1971 - 1980 - $12.00 each
1981 - 2001 - $10.00 each

AMERICAN ROSE SOCIETY MEMBER'S HANDBOOK
1946/1947 132 pp. - $10.00
1949/1950 167 pp. - $10.00
Lists of ARS Members, Soft Cover. K.L. Stock# 37

American Rose Society
WHAT EVERY ROSE GARDNER SHOULD KNOW, Editors-ARS,
Prepared by J.H. McFarland and G.A. Stevens, 2nd Ed.,1940, 80 pp.,
completely revised, 4 colour plates. Good copy. K.L. Stock# 3138
$20.00

American Rose Society
WHAT EVERY ROSE GARDNER SHOULD KNOW, Editors-ARS,
Prepared by J.H. McFarland and G.A. Stevens, 2nd Ed.,1940, 80 pp.,
completely revised, 4 colour plates. Spine damaged. K.L. Stock# 3138
$5.00

American Rose Society
WHAT EVERY ROSE GARDNER SHOULD KNOW, 4th Ed., 1951,
revised by R.C.Allen, ed., 75pp., 4 colour plates and 4 plates, dj.
K.L. Stock# 3140
$10.00

Amateur Rose Breeders Association
THE ARBA ANNUALs:
1994 - $5.00
1995 - $5.00
1996 - $5.00

Australian Rose Society
AUSTRALIAN ROSE ANNUALs for the following years:

1929 - $10.00
1930's - $20.00
1940's - $18.00
1950's - $15.00
1960's - $12.00
1970's - $10.00
K.L. Stock# 1975

Bois, Eric & Trechslin, Anne Marie
ROSES, 1st English Ed., 1962, dj. K.L. Stock# 183
$55.00

Browne, Roland A.
THE ROSE-LOVERS GUIDE, 1st Ed., 1974, 29 colour plates, with dj.
K.L. Stock# 282
$20.00

Burke, Emilia
LET’S ARRANGE ROSES, 1st Ed., 122 pp., 1951. K.L. Stock# 312
$18.00

Canadian Rose Society
CANADIAN ROSE ANNUALs, for the years 1968 through 1981:
$10.00 for each Annual

Coats, Peter
ROSES, 2nd Ed., 1973, 84 pp., 35 coloured plates, w/dj. K.L. Stock# 443
$15.00

Crockett, James
ROSES, 1st Ed., 1971, 155 pp., 160 coloured plates. A Time-Life Garden Book.
K.L. Stock# 602
$10.00

Darlington, H.R.
ROSES, 1st Ed., 1911, 186 pp., 8 coloured plates. K.L. Stock# 615i
$45.00

Darlington, H.R.
ROSES, 1st Ed., 1911, 186 pp., 8 coloured plates. K.L. Stock# 616i
$40.00

Doell, Wilhelm
DER ROSEN-GARTEN, A German version (sort of!) of William Paul's ROSE
GARDEN, with no coloured plates.
$200.00

Earle, Mrs. C.W.
POTPOURRI FROM A SURREY GARDEN, 30th Ed., 1912, 381 pp., no illustrations,
(not a rose book, but eminently "collectible").
$55.00

Earle, Alice Morse
SUN-DIALS AND ROSES OF YESTERDAY, 1st Ed., 1902, 446 pp. K.L. Stock# 751ii
$105.00

Edwards, Gordon
ROSES FOR ENJOYMENT, 1962, 1st Ed., 25 colour plates, 180 pp. K.L. Stock# 772
$40.00

Foster-Melliar, A
THE BOOK OF THE ROSE, 3rd Ed., 1905, 351 pp. K.L. Stock# 905
$45.00

Foulard, Charles
LE CHATEAU DE BAGATELLE, 1st Ed., 1909, 90 pp., 88 plates of the Chateau
and it's gardens. K.L. Stock# 382
$200.00

Gault, Simpson Millar & Synge, Patrick Millington
THE DICTIONARY OF ROSES IN COLOUR, 1st Ed., 1971, 191 pp.,
506 coloured photos of roses, with many descriptions. K.L. Stock# 955
$25.00

Gault, Simpson Millar & Synge, Patrick Millington
THE DICTIONARY OF ROSES IN COLOUR, 3rd printing, 1980, 191 pp.,
506 coloured photos of roses, with many descriptions.
$25.00

Geschwind, Rudolf
DIE HYBRIDATION UND SAEMLINGSZUCHT DER ROSEN, 3rd Ed., 1888(?),
208 pp., 5 coloured plates. K.L. Stock# 1006. In poor contemporary board binding.
$300.00 VERY RARE, as are ALL copies of works by Geschwind.

Gibson, Michael
SHRUB ROSES, CLIMBERS AND RAMBLERS, 1st Ed., 1981, 192 pp.,
16 colour plates of roses.
$25.00

Gibson/Myall
THE BOOK OF THE ROSE, 1st Ed., 1980, 280 pp., 36 coloured plates.
Lists of old roses and their classes.
$15.00

Gore, Catherine F.
THE BOOK OF ROSES or THE ROSE FANCIER'S MANUAL, 1st Ed., 1838,
414pp., coloured frontispiece, very hard to find, good condition, for its age.
K.L. Stock# 1050
$300.00

Gore, Catherine F.
THE BOOK OF ROSES or THE ROSE FANCIER'S MANUAL, 1st Ed., 1838,
414pp., coloured frontispiece, very hard to find, back cover unattached, but present.
K.L. Stock# 1050
$200.00

Haring, Peter, editor
MODERN ROSES 9, 1986, 402 pp., dj, in like new condition
$50.00

Harkness, J.L.
GROWING ROSES, 2nd Ed., 1967, 144 pp., 16 colour plates and 8 b/w plates, dj.
K.L. Stock# 1152
$20.00

Harris, Cyril C.
BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO ROSE GROWING, 1st U.S. Ed., 1972, 224 pp., ex-library, with dj.
K.L. Stock# 1159
$15.00

Hibberd, Shirley
THE ROSE BOOK, 1st Ed., 1864, 286 pp., 35 figures. Spine faded. K.L. Stock# 1229
$250.00

Hibberd, Shirley
THE AMATEUR'S ROSE BOOK, 5th Ed., 1894, 294 pp., 1 colour plate,
K.L. Stock# 1233
$125.00

Hole, S. Reynolds
A LITTLE TOUR IN AMERICA, reprinted 1971, 381 pp., some b/w prints.
$25.00

Hole, S. Reynolds
THE MEMORIES OF DEAN HOLE, 5th Ed., Jan. 1893, 377 pp., some foxing.
Frontispiece is photo of Dean Hole. Free front end paper has 1" tear.
First title page has 1" tear. Not listed in K.L. Stock.
$35.00

Hole, S. Reynolds
THEN AND NOW, 7th ( and cheap) Ed., 1902, 333 pp., photo of Sean Hole as b/w frontispiece.
A general retrospective view of his life.
$45.00

Holland, E. J.
SCENTED ROSES, Vol. XLVII, Parts 2 & 3, Journal of the RHS, September, 1922,
pp. 122 - 132. K.L. Stock# 1296
$12.00

Hubbard, Sam C.
ROSES AND THEIR CULTURE, 2nd Ed., Reprinted 1933, 126 pp.
K.L. Stock# 1338
$25.00

Jekyll, Gertrude
ROSES FOR ENGLISH GARDENS, 1st Ed., 1902, 162 pp., K.L. Stock# 1388
$135.00

Kinglsey, Rose
EVERSLEY GARDENS AND OTHERS, 1st Ed., 1907, Reprinted 1908, 280 pp.
The story of the author's creation of her own garden, and of her famous clergyman father,
when she build her own house. A wonderful read!
$60.00

Koopman, Karl
ROSEN, 1st Ed., 1900, 80 pp., 17 figured plates, in German. Classification and
culture of roses. K.L. Stock# 1519
$105.00

Laubert & Schwartz
ROSENKRANKHEITEN UND ROSENFEINDE, Rare German-language and
script booklet of rose diseases. Heavy paper wraps, 59pp., 1 folding colour
plate with 4 figures illustrating rose diseases. K.L. Stock# 1588.
$80.00

Lebl, M.
LEBL'S ROSENBUCH, 1st Ed., 1895, 348 pp., in German. K.L Stock# 1597
$100.00

Lejeune, Servais
ROSENBUCHER MEIN STECKENPFERD, 2nd Ed., 1978, 86 pp.,
Stiff green wrappers, autographed, in German. Discussion of rose books.
K.L. Stock# 1615
$35.00

Macself, A.J.
THE ROSE GROWER’S TREASURY, 1934, leatherette binding, 346 pp.,
16 coloured plates. K.L. Stock# 1726i
$65.00

Macself, A.J.
THE ROSE GROWER’S TREASURY, 1934, cloth binding, 346 pp.,
16 coloured plates. K.L. Stock# 1726ii
$45.00

Malin, Peter & Graff, M.M.
PETER MALIN'S ROSE BOOK, 1st Ed., 1979, dj.
Many b/w plates of modern roses.
$20.00

McFarland, J. Horace
MODERN ROSES IV, 1952. K.L. Stock# 1703
$45.00

McFarland, J. Horace
ROSES AND HOW TO GROW THEM, Revised by J. Horace McFarland,
reprinted 1924, 151 pp. K.L. Stock# 2502
$30.00

McFarland, J. Horace
ROSES AND HOW TO GROW THEM, Revised by J. Horace McFarland,
reprinted 1928, 151 pp. K.L. Stock# 2503
$30.00

McFarland, J. Horace
ROSES OF THE WORLD IN COLOR, 1st Ed., 1936, 292 pp.,
282 coloured photographic plates. K.L. Stock# 1710
$40.00

Mulford, Furman Lloyd
ROSES FOR THE HOME, U.S. Dept of Agriculture Farmer's Bulletin No. 750,
Reprint, April 1922. K.L. Stock# 1859
$15.00

Park, Bertram
THE WORLD OF ROSES, 1st Ed., 1962, 48 pp., 242 coloured prints, dj,
K.L. Stock# 2070
$15.00

Paul, William
CONTRIBUTIONS TO HORTICULTURAL LITURATURE, 1843-1893
1st Ed., 1892, 202pp., on roses. A "presentation" copy, inscribed:
"A present from Mr. William Paul, The Nurseries, Waltham Cross, Herts",
in the author's own hand. K.L. Stock# 2124
$250.00

Paul, William
ROSES IN POTS, 8th Ed., 1899, 88pp. K.L. Stock# 2138
$100.00

Pyle, Robert, McFarland, J. Horace & Stevens, G.A.
HOW TO GROW ROSES, 17th Ed., 1930, 210 pp., K.L. Stock# 2327
$20.00

Pyle, Robert, McFarland, J. Horace & Stevens, G.A.
HOW TO GROW ROSES, 18th Ed., 1937, 191 pp., 50 colour plates
and 31 b/w plates. K.L. Stock# 2328
$25.00

Rausch, Albert
DIE WELT DER ROSE, 1st Ed., 1928, 200 pp., 19 coloured photographic
plates, in German. K.L. Stock# 2355
$190.00


****Special Aquisition****
Redoute, Pierre Joseph & Thory, Claude-Antoine
LES ROSES, 1828-29,
3rd Edition, with 183 stipple engraved plates, colour-printed and finished by hand
with 2 lithographed portraits of Redoute and Thory, in 3 volumes:
Volume I: Floral wreath frontispiece, 46 coloured plates,
3 botanical coloured plates, 1 portrait of Thory, 150 pp.
Volume II: 69 coloured plates, 186 pp.
Volume III: 65 coloured plates, 1 portrait of Redoute, 188 pp.
All rose plates bright and fresh with none-to-minimal foxing.
2 portraits slightly foxed. 247 x 158mm, approximately 9 1/2" x 6 1/2".
K.L. Stock# 2730
$18,000.00

New!
Rigg, Charles H.
ROSES OF QUALITY, a selection of modern roses, mostly early 20th century
Hybrid Teas. 1st Ed., 1933, 91 pp., w/6 colour plates, AUTOGRAPHED, with inscription
K.L. Stock#2415
$30.00

Rockwell & Grayson
ROCKWELLS' COMPLETE BOOK OF ROSES, reprinted ca 1960 (?), 325 pp.,
44 coloured plates. K.L. Stock# 2448i
$18.00

ROSES AND HOW TO GROW THEM, Doubleday, Page & Co., 1st Ed., 1905,
178 pp. K.L. Stock# 2497i
$18.00

ROSES OF YESTERDAY & TODAY Catalogs from 1951-1990,
K.L. Stock#s 2510 through 2536A
1951 thru 1960 @ $20.00 each
1961 thru 1970 @ $15.00 each
1971 thru 1980 @ $12.00 each
1981 thru 1990 @ $10.00 each

Ross, Deane
SHRUB ROSES IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND, 1st Ed., 1972, 73 pp.,
16 colour plates, 12 figures, dj,
autographed. K.L. Stock# 2543
$40.00

Royal National Rose Society
THE CULTIVATION OF THE ROSE, 1st Ed., 1958, 8 pp., 4 colour plates.
K.L. Stock# 1913
$5.00

Royal National Rose Society
THE CULTIVATION OF THE ROSE, 1st Ed., 1963, 73 pp., 4 colour plates,
34 b/w plates. K.L. Stock# 1914
$5.00

Royal National Rose Society
ENEMIES OF THE ROSE, 4th printing, June, 1926, 165 pp., 11 colour plates &
8 plates. K.L. Stock# 1923.
$16.00

Royal National Rose Society
ENEMIES OF THE ROSE, 1949, K.L. Stock# 1924
$5.00

Royal National Rose Society
OFFICIAL CATALOGUE OF THE NATIONAL ROSES SOCIETY,
10th Ed., 1914, 132 pp. K.L. Stock# 1944
$50.00

Royal National Rose Society
THE ROSE BULLETIN, bulletins available:
Autumn 1976 (no cover) - $2.00; Autumn 1977 - $3.00, Autumn 1978 - $3.00,
Autumn 1979 - $3.00, and Autumn 1980 - $3.00

Royal National Rose Society
ROSES - A SELECTED LIST OF VARIETIES, 2nd Ed., 1961, 102 pp.
K.L. Stock# 1959
$5.00

Royal National Rose Society
ROSES-A SELECTED LIST OF VARIETIES, Leonard Hollis, ed., 1967,
108 pp. K.L. Stock# 1961
$12.00

Royal National Rose Society
ROYAL NATIONAL ROSE SOCIETY ANNUALS: Prices listed below are valid
for annuals when they are available. Note that the teens and twenties are quite
scarce, and the prices will be variable when I find them:
1910's - $65.00 each
1920's - $45.00 each
1930's - $35.00 each
1940's - $30.00 each
1950's - $25.00 each
1960's - $15.00 each
1970's - $12.00 each
1980 - 1984 - $10.00 each
1985 - present - Quarterly magazines - $5.00 each

Sala, Orietta
THE WORLD'S BEST ROSES, 1st Ed., 1991, 318 pp., Hundreds of coloured photos, dj.
$10.00

Sanders, T.W.
CULTIVATED ROSES, 1st Ed., 1899, 158 pp., 7 b/w plates and 20 line drawings.
Good Condition. (2 copies) K.L. Stock# 2588
$85.00

Sanders, T.W.
ROSES AND THEIR CULTIVATION, 8th Ed., 1912 (?), 194 pp.,
K.L. Stock# 2595
$30.00

Sanders, T.W.
ROSES AND THEIR CULTIVATION, 12th Ed., 1921(?), 212 pp.,
9 mounted coloured plates, many b/w plates and figures. K.L. Stock# 2599
$85.00

Schleiden, M.J.
DIE ROSE, New copy of reprint of 1873, 1st Ed., 1976, in German,
slight tear in dj, 322 pp.
$55.00

Seymour, Jacqueline
ROSES - THE COLOR NATURE LIBRARY, 1st Ed., 1978, 64 pp.,
numerous coloured photos.
$12.00

Steen, Nancy
THE CHARM OF OLD ROSES, 1st Ed., 1967, 249 pp., 48 coloured plates,
dj. K.L. Stock# 2829
$80.00

Steen, Nancy
THE CHARM OF OLD ROSES, 2nd, Ed., 1987, 249 pp., 48 coloured plates,
dj. K.L. Stock# 2830
$50.00

Swensen, Allan
100 OLDTIME ROSES FOR GARDENS OF TODAY, 1st Ed., 1979, 111pp., dj.
$25.00

Taylor, Norman
TAYLOR'S GUIDE TO ROSES, 1st Ed., 1981, 495 pp., soft cover, many
colourerd rose plates, with descriptions.
$15.00

Thomas, George C. Jr.
PRACTICAL BOOK OF OUTDOOR ROSE GROWING, 1st Ed., 1914,
150 pp., 99 coloured plates. K.L. Stock# 2914
$125.00

Thomas, George C. Jr.
PRACTICAL BOOK OF OUTDOOR ROSE GROWING, 4th Ed., 1917,
203 pp., 16 coloured plates. K.L. Stock# 2918
$40.00

Thomas, George C. Jr.
PRACTICAL BOOK OF OUTDOOR ROSE GROWING, 5th Ed., 1920,
203 pp., 99 coloured plates. K.L. Stock# 2919
$80.00

Thomas, H.H.
THE ROSE BOOK, 1st Ed., 1913, 278 pp., 8 mounted colour plates.
K. L. Stock# 2952
$125.00

Thomas, H.H.
THE ROSE BOOK, 1st U.S. Ed., 1920, 282 pp., 8 mounted colour plates.
K.L. Stock# 2958
$60.00

Werger, Joanne & Burton, Robert
ROSES, 1st Ed., 169 pp., 1972. K.L. Stock# 3117
$12.00

Wheatcroft, Harry
IN PRAISE OF ROSES, 1st Ed., 1970, 183 pp., 160 coloured prints.
K.L. Stock# 3147
$30.00

Whitsett, Edna
ROSES AND HOME FLOWER ARRANGING, 1st Ed., 1951, 48 pp.,
27 colour plates & 11 b/w plates. K.L. Stock# 3157
$15.00

Woolley, R.V. Giffard
ROSES AND HOW TO EXCEL WITH THEM, 1st Ed., 1923, 119 pp.
K.L. Stock# 3208
$25.00

Wright, Brett, Anstiss, Pearson, Champ.,
ROSES, 2nd Ed., 1958, 155 pp., 3 coloured plates, K.L. Stock# 3220
$10.00

Wright, Veva Penick
SO YOU WANT TO GROW ROSES, 1st Ed., 1967, 140 pp., many line drwings, no photos.
All about growing roses, with sections covering ordering roses, planning, planting, care,
diseases and history.
$15.00

Young, Norman
THE COMPLETE ROSARIAN, Garden Book Club, (reissue), 1st Ed., 1972, 265 pp., 24 colour plates,
K.L. Stock# 3258
$45.00

Young, Norman
THE COMPLETE ROSARIAN, 1st U.S. Ed., 1971, 265 pp., 24 colour plates, 14 figs. in the text.
K.L. Stock# 3259
$45.00


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