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David Hicks Set of First Edition Garden and Flower Arranging Books
By David Hicks
Located in New York, NY
A set of three first edition books by David Hicks, the legendary designer. This set of out-of-print books focuses on garden design and flower arranging. All in very good condition wi...
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Vintage 1970s English Books

Flowers, Flowers! Inspired Arrangements for All Occasions Hardcover Book
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Flowers, Flowers!: Inspired Arrangements for All Occasions This book creates a whole new aesthetic for flowers. Paula Pryke breaks the mold of conventional flower arranging so succe...
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1990s North American Modern Books

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Flower Color Theory Book
By Phaidon
Located in London, GB
Leading floral designers Putnam & Putnam are back - now with the ultimate flower-arrangement reference book The follow-up to Darroch and Michael Putnam's acclaimed bestselling deb...
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21st Century and Contemporary Chinese Books

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H 7 in. W 5 in. D 1.2 in.
Simply Stylish Flowers Hardcover Book
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Simply Stylish Flowers Hardcover book "...forty simple, stylish, beautifully informal ideas for displaying flowers in your home, with a season-by-season color directory, an introduc...
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1990s North American Mid-Century Modern Books

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Flower Exploring the World in Bloom
Located in London, GB
A comprehensive and sumptuous survey that celebrates the beauty and appeal of flowers throughout art, history, and culture The latest installment in the bestselling Explorer Serie...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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H 11.375 in. W 9.875 in. D 3 in.
Dried Flowers Vintage Book by K. Turner
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Dried Flowers vintage book by K. Turner Size 6.5 x 7.5 x 0.25 USA, 1997 64 pages.  
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1990s North American Regency Books

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H 7 in. W 6 in. D 0.25 in.
The Complete Guide to Flower Arranging
Located in Oakland Park, FL
The Complete Guide to Flower Arranging Although her earlier book, Jane Packer's New Flower Arranging, was a feast for the eyes, specific instructional material was kept to a minimum...
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1990s North American Bohemian Books

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Dried Flowers For All Seasons Hardcover Book
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Dried Flowers For All Seasons Hardcover Book Offering more than 20 carefully explained seasonal projects, including Easter baskets, summer welcome wreaths, and Christmas centerpiece...
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1990s Spanish Bohemian Books

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Flowers for the Table Vintage Decorating Book
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Flowers for the Table vintage decorating book 120 pages Size: 8.5 x 9 x 0.5 USA, 2002.
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Early 2000s North American Regency Books

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Vintage Decorative Hardcover Book Elton John's Flower Fantasies
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Vintage decorative hardcover book Elton John's Flower Fantasies By Caroline Cass 1997, U.S. Bulfinch Press Book 144 pages and color illustrations and photographs Size: 11 x 9 x 0...
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1990s American Mid-Century Modern Books

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Hardcover Book A Passion for Flowers by Carolyne Roehm
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Hardcover book: A Passion for Flowers by Carolyne Roehm Nothing lights up a room like flowers. Whether it's baby's breath draped on a table at a wedding reception, clusters of daffod...
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1990s North American Mid-Century Modern Books

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"Dried Flower Style" by Cameron Shaw Hardcover Book
Located in Oakland Park, FL
“Dried Flower Style” by Cameron Shaw hardcover book This text illustrates the art of contemporary dried flower design with bold, simple and innovative arrangements that readers can ...
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1990s European Modern Books

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Flower Style, The Art of Floral Design and Decoration
Located in London, GB
Flower style - The Art of Floral Design and Decoration - Kenneth Turner Published by Weidenfeld &Nicolson Ltd, London 1989. Hardback first edition in dust jacket. Illustrated th...
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Vintage 1980s British Books

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More Decorating with Flowers Decorative Vintage Coffee Table Book
Located in Oakland Park, FL
More Decorating with Flowers decorative vintage coffee table book By R. Maia Dust jacket 215 pages Measures: 10 x 12 x 1 USA, 1991.   
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1990s North American Hollywood Regency Books

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Flowers With a Flourish Floral Designs for Every Season Book
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Flowers With a Flourish: Floral Designs for Every Season This colorful book shows how to enliven a home with innovative floral decorations. Whether you are arranging flowers for a f...
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1990s American Modern Books

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One Hundred Flowers by Georgia O'Keefe, 1st Ed
Located in valatie, NY
One Hundred Flowers by Georgia O'Keefe. Published by Barnes & Noble, 1998. Stated 1st Ed hardcover with dust jacket, hard cases and short mylar wraparound signature and title as well...
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Vintage 1980s American Books

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The Complete Book of Dried Flower Topiaries Decorative Hardcover Book
Located in Oakland Park, FL
The Complete Book of Dried Flower Topiaries decorative hardcover book By Carol Endler Sternbenz A beautifully designed course on creating simple, elegant topiary arrangements for t...
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1990s American Country Books

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Flowers Underfoot Indian Carpets of the Mughal Era Softcover Decorating Book
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Flowers Underfoot: Indian Carpets of the Mughal Era Rich color illustrations and a scholarly text characterize this catalogue of a landmark exhibition of Mughal carpets held at the ...
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1990s Indian Anglo-Indian Books

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Floral Style The Art of Arranging Flowers Decorative Coffee Table Book
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Floral Style The Art of Arranging Flowers decorative coffee table book By Vena Lefferts and John Kelsey, USA, 1996 Pages: 252 Hardcover Size: 11 x 11.5 x 1.
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1990s Books

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Flowers under foot Indian Carpets of the Mughal Era Decorative Book
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Flowers Underfoot celebrates the elegant pile-woven carpets of the Mughal era, among the most beautifully crafted of Asian carpets. This lavishly illustrated volume also surveys the ...
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1990s North American Anglo Raj Books

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Flowers of Evil by Charles Baudelaire, Illustrated by Major Felten, 1931
By Charles Baudelaire, Major Felten
Located in London, GB
Published by Ives Washburn, 1931 Large Folio-sized Hardcover book; 98 pages with 16 illustrated plates by Major Felton. Translated by Lewis Piaget Shanks. Very Good Condition. A Fir...
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Vintage 1930s American Books

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Georgia O'Keeffe, 'One Hundred Flowers', Coffee Table or Library Book ca. 1980s
By Georgia O'Keeffe
Located in New York, NY
Georgia O'Keeffe, 'One Hundred Flowers', coffee table or library book, 1987. American Modernism; a very beautiful book of enlarged artwork of flowers by the amazing American painter,...
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20th Century American Organic Modern Books

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Wild Flowers of New York Vol. I and II by Homer D. House and John M. Clark
By John M. Clark, Homer D. House
Located in valatie, NY
Wild Flowers of New York, Vol. I and II. Albany: The University of The State of New York, 1923. Second printing hardcovers with no dust jacket as issued. 362 pages of text and 264 co...
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Early 20th Century American Books

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Robert Frank - Flower Is
By Robert Frank
Located in New York, NY
Flower Is… “is one of Frank’s great books (which means it is one of the greatest of photobooks), demonstrating magisterially, as he himself says in the book’s introduction, ‘my hopes...
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Late 20th Century Japanese Books

Robert Mapplethorpe Flora The Complete Flowers Book
Located in London, GB
The definitive collection of Robert Mapplethorpe's flower photographs. Robert Mapplethorpe (1946–1989) is one of the 20th century's most important artists, known for his groundbre...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

  • Robert Mapplethorpe Flora The Complete Flowers Book
  • Robert Mapplethorpe Flora The Complete Flowers Book
  • Robert Mapplethorpe Flora The Complete Flowers Book
  • Robert Mapplethorpe Flora The Complete Flowers Book
H 12.13 in. W 11.5 in. L 12.13 in.
Books, Edward Step's "Favourite Flowers of Garden and Greenhouse" Illustrated
Located in New York, NY
Leatherbound. Four volumes. Bound in three quarter green morocco with top edges gilt, raised bands, and gilt panels. Illustrated with 300 hand-colored plates by D. Bois. Very good. P...
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Antique 1890s English Books

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'Book Sets' Jane Loudon, The Ladies' Flower Garden with Hand-Colored Plates
Located in New York, NY
2 Volumes. Jane Loudon. The Ladies' Flower Garden of Ornamental Perennials, 96 hand-colored plates by Day & Haghe, Lithographers to the Queen. Bound in full green moroccco, ornate gi...
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Antique 1840s English Books

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"Wild Flowers of New York Vol. I and II", Books, First Editions
By John M. Clark, Homer D. House
Located in valatie, NY
Wild Flowers of New York, Vol. I and II. Albany, The University of The State of New York, 1918. First edition hardcovers with no dust jacket issued. 362 pages of text and 264 color p...
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20th Century American Books

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Everyday Flowers: Flowers to Beautify and Decorate the Home Book
By Rizzoli
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Everyday Flowers: Flowers to Beautify and Decorate the Home "Paula Pryke is acclaimed for creating innovative and bold floral designs for memorable events and special occasions. In ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Singaporean Country Books

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Roomful of Flowers Book
Located in Oakland Park, FL
"A Roomful of Flowers Hardcover - September 1, 1992 by Paul Bott (Author), Barbara Plumb (Author), Kit Latham (Photographer)" "Master floral designer Bott offers dozens of fresh, c...
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1990s Country Books

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H 10 in. W 10 in. D .50 in.
Constance Spry Flower Decoration, 1953
By Constance Spry
Located in London, GB
Published by J. M. Dent & Sons, 1953. In this incredibly sought after book, Constance Spry, the renowned British florist, creates a guide for flower arranging. Separated into them...
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Vintage 1930s British Books

  • Constance Spry Flower Decoration, 1953
  • Constance Spry Flower Decoration, 1953
  • Constance Spry Flower Decoration, 1953
  • Constance Spry Flower Decoration, 1953
H 9.85 in. W 7.49 in. D 0.79 in.
"Irving Penn Flowers" Book - 1980
By Irving Penn
Located in London, GB
First edition, Harmony books, 1980. Known best for his fashion photography, Irving Penn created his own photographic assignments for flower studies throughout the 1960s and 1970s ...
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Mid-20th Century American Books

  • "Irving Penn Flowers" Book - 1980
  • "Irving Penn Flowers" Book - 1980
  • "Irving Penn Flowers" Book - 1980
  • "Irving Penn Flowers" Book - 1980
H 10.44 in. W 10.24 in. D 0.4 in.
Vintage Decorative Hardcover Book Flowers Cut and Dried
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Vintage decorative hardcover book Flowers Cut and Dried By Caroline Alexander Watson-Guptill Publications, New York, 2001 160 pages Size: 9.5 10.5 x 0.25.
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Early 2000s North American Mid-Century Modern Books

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David Hicks Book of Flower Arranging ’Signed’, 1976
By David Hicks
Located in London, GB
First edition, published by Marshall Cavendish Limited, London, 1976 David Hicks’ panache is evident even in his flower arrangements; the plants embody the environment they find t...
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Vintage 1970s British Books

Liu Dan, Still Expression Recent Flower Paintings, First Edition
Located in valatie, NY
Liu Dan, still expression recent flower paintings by Liu Dan. Chinese Porcelain Company, NY, 2000. First Edition softcover. 36 pages, illustrated throughout with color photographs. L...
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Late 20th Century American Books

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The Glass Flowers at Harvard by Richard Evans Schultes, First Edition
Located in valatie, NY
The Glass Flowers at Harvard by Richard Evans Schultes. E. P. Dutton, 1982. Stated 1st Ed paperback. One of Harvard's most famous treasures is the Ware Collection of Blaschka Glass M...
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Vintage 1980s American Books

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Flowers of Delight an Agreeable Garland of Prose and Poetry First Edition
Located in valatie, NY
Flowers of Delight an Agreeable Garland of Prose and Poetry for the Instruction and Amusement of Little Masters and Misses and Their Distinguished Parents. Culled From the Osbourne C...
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Vintage 1960s American Books

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"Chinese Flower and Fruit Prints," Assemblage of Wood Block Prints, 1946
By American Studio Books
Located in Pittsburgh, PA
"Chinese Flower and Fruit Prints," printed by American Studio Books, New York and London, 1946. Printed from original 17th-18th century Chinese wood blocks. Containing prints #1 thru...
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Vintage 1940s American Chinoiserie Prints

DAVID HICKS Set of 1st Edition Garden & Flower Arranging Books
By David Hicks
Located in New York, NY
A set of three first edition books by David Hicks, the legendary designer. This set of out-of-print books focuses on garden design and flower arranging. ncludes the following title...
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Vintage 1970s English More Furniture and Collectibles

Margaret Waterfield, Flower Grouping in English, Scotch and Irish Gardens
Located in New York, NY
1 volume. Notes and 56 sketches in color. Bound in 3/4 green Morocco, cloth boards, top edges gilt, raised bands, gilt panels. (Spines and covers Faded to tan). Published: Lon...
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Antique Early 1900s Books

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Flower Books For Sale on 1stDibs

Find a variety of flower books available on 1stDibs. Each of these unique flower books was constructed with extraordinary care, often using paper, animal skin and leather. Flower books have long been popular, with older editions for sale from the 19th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. Mid-Century Modern, Modern and Regency flower books are consistently popular styles. Flower books have been a part of the life’s work for many furniture makers, but those produced by David Hicks, Homer D. House and John M. Clark are consistently popular.

How Much are Flower Books?

Prices for flower books can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — at 1stDibs, flower books begin at $35 and can go as high as $7,700, while the average can fetch as much as $89.

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Known for Its Funky Furniture, Atelier Biagetti Has Launched Golden Workout Equipment

The couple behind the fabled Italian studio are both loved and hated for their rascally conceptual design projects. Now, they're venturing into sustainable luxury gym products and perfecting coffee. Photo courtesy of Atelier Biagetti

Medal-Worthy Memorabilia from Previous Summer Olympics

Medal-Worthy Memorabilia from Previous Summer Olympics

Gear up for the highly anticipated Tokyo Games with unique items that celebrate athletes, events and host countries.

A Heady Group of Industry Insiders Pick the World’s Top Interior Designers

A Heady Group of Industry Insiders Pick the World’s Top Interior Designers

With a vast range of styles and perspectives, this global roster of talents represents the best of design.

Why ‘Nest’ Was Best: The Rule-Breaking Interiors Mag Gets a Second Act

Why ‘Nest’ Was Best: The Rule-Breaking Interiors Mag Gets a Second Act

Designer Todd Oldham takes a loving look back at the shelter pub whose eclectic style and substance inspired so much about the way we live now.

Alex Assouline Shows Us How to Curate the Perfect Private Library

Alex Assouline Shows Us How to Curate the Perfect Private Library

The publishing scion has crafted a surprisingly successful business out of designing high-end book displays.

The Secret Ingredient of Paris Essex’s ‘Crazy Blankets’ Is . . . Friendship

The Secret Ingredient of Paris Essex’s ‘Crazy Blankets’ Is . . . Friendship

The creative duo Tiphaine de Lussy and Carolyn Clewer have been collaborating on fashion and art projects for decades. With their latest knit and crochet creations, eyes and mouths are everything.

Meet the Manhattan Rare-Book Dealer with a Passion for Modern Art

Meet the Manhattan Rare-Book Dealer with a Passion for Modern Art

For more than four decades, Peter Kraus, of Ursus Books, has delighted connoisseurs with illustrated volumes from history's most creative talents.

Why the American Flag Has  Had So Many Different Star Patterns

Why the American Flag Has Had So Many Different Star Patterns

Expert Jeff Bridgman explains the history and meaning behind the twinkling constellations that have graced Old Glory.