Botany, Horticulture, and Natural History Booksellers, Publishers and Suppliers

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Addison Publications, Ltd.

9 Upper Addison Gardens, Kensington, London, W14 8AL UK

Phone: +44 (0)20 7602 1848

E-mail: [email protected]

Addison Publications offers a wide range of the highest quality facsimile publications from important original material held in the collections of libraries and museums around the world. These limited edition publications are available for purchase by institutions and private collectors.

Asher Rare Books

Tuurdijk 16, 3997 MS, ‘t Goy-Houten (Utrecht), The Netherlands

E-mail: [email protected]

Specializing in rare books since 1830, Asher Rare Books has a professional knowledge of the market value of fine rare books in all fields.


Balogh International Inc.

1911 North Duncan Road – Champaign, IL 61821 USA

Phone: (217) 355-9331

Fax: (217) 355-9413

Email: [email protected]

Booksellers and distributors of international publishers: pharmacopoeias, botany books, pharmaceutical books, zoology books.


Boston Book Company

705 Centre St., Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA 2130 USA

Phone: (617) 522-2100

E-mail: [email protected]

Boston Book Company offers some 30,000 volumes, available for browsing, including one of the largest and finest inventories of books relating to Japan and East Asia in the country. In addition to a large general antiquarian stock, its areas of particular expertise are: children’s books, photographica, Americana, historical archives, women’s books, color plate books, early maps and atlases, sets and fine bindings, American and British literature, Japanese woodblock print books from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries, and travel and exploration.


Indus International, Inc.

340 South Oak Street, West Salem, Wisconsin 54669, USA

Phone: (608) 786-0300

Email: [email protected]



Post Office Box 218, Mount Horeb, WI 53572, USA

Phone: (608) 437-9081

E-mail: [email protected]

JAK KAW Press is a new publishing company that will soon go to press with The Illustrated History of Apples in North America, an unprecedented classic book on apples (actually a set of seven volumes). This is a collaborative effort between Kent Whealy and Daniel J. Bussey which will describe virtually all of the apples documented in publications as having been grown in the U.S. and Canada, and will include life-size watercolor illustrations of nearly 1,500 varieties of apples.

J. A. Lascelles & Sons, Rare Books & Manuscripts

Joshua Lascell

P.O. Box 852, Hanover, 03755 New Hampshire, United States

Phone: (802) 526-2208

E-mail: [email protected]

J. A. Lascelles & Sons is a rare book and manuscript dealer with specialties in British and American garden, landscape design and agricultural history.

Koeltz Botanical Books

Per Koeltz

Kapellenbergstr. 75 – 61389 Oberreifenberg, Germany

Phone: +49-6082-9291850

Fax: +49-6082-9291852

E-mail: [email protected]


Mike Park Ltd

Mike Park

137, Grand Drive, Raynes Park – London SW20 9LY United Kingdom

Phone: 020 8641 7796

Email: [email protected]


Missouri Botanical Garden Press

P.O. Box 299 – St. Louis, MO 63166-0299 USA

Phone: (314) 577-0862

Fax: (314) 577-9594

Email: [email protected]

The Missouri Botanical Garden Press plays a key role in the Garden’s mission to discover and share knowledge about plants and their environment and provides an important outlet for the dissemination of botanical research. The Press publishes two peer-reviewed quarterly journals—Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden and Novon, A Journal for Botanical Nomenclature—in addition to book-length titles and monographs, primarily in plant systematics and evolution.


NHBS – Everything for Wildlife, Science and Environment

2-3 Wills Rd – Totnes, Devon TQ9 5XN England

Phone: 44 (0) 1803 865913

Fax: 44 (0) 1803 865280

Email: [email protected]

NHBS offers the world’s largest selection of wildlife, science and conservation books. Its book catalogue includes more than 122,000 individual titles, from large and small publishers, in many different languages, and sourced from all over the world.


Savoy Books

Robert and Lillian Fraker

P.O. Box 271 – Lanesboro, MA 01237 USA

E-mail: [email protected]

Books, pamphlets and manuscripts on horticultural, agricultural and botanical subjects 1600-1900.


Timber Press

133 SW 2nd Ave Ste 450, Portland, Oregon 97204 USA

Phone: 1 (800) 327-5680
Fax: (503) 227-3070

E-mail: [email protected]

Sharing the wonders of the natural world by publishing books from experts in the fields of gardening, horticulture, and natural history.


Woodburn Books

PO Box 398 – Hopewell, NJ 08525 USA

Phone: (609) 466-0522

Email: [email protected]

Elisabeth Woodburn, Books, is an antiquarian bookdealership specializing in old and rare books in the fields of horticulture and gardening. A mail-order firm, it issues both print and electronic catalogues several times a year.


Workman Publishing Company

225 Varick Street, New York, NY 10014-4381 USA

Phone: (212) 614-7572

Fax: 800/344-3482

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Workman Publishing Company is an independent publisher of adult and juvenile trade book. Its wide range of nonfiction titles includes cookbooks, parenting books, and gardening, humor, and self-help books, all published to inspire, inform, entertain, enrich…with passion, authority, and integrity. Workman Publishing Company also includes Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, Artisan Books, Storey Publishing (a leading publisher of books for country living, covering gardening, cooking, craft, and animal care) and Timber Press (the gardening and horticulture publisher).
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