15 Jun 2009 10 botany books one of my favorite ebay searches : vintage botany books. if only I had an extra $100 laying around. this book would be so mine. 10 Responses to “botany books” 15 Jun erin said: agreed. completely lovely. 15 Jun Briana said: You an me both…. In a heartbeat. Sometimes I look around at thrift stores hoping someday I might get lucky and find one on the cheap. 15 Jun Real Card Studio said: I have a similar obsession w/ vintage illustration books. They’re amazing. I just bought a book of illustrated sea life. Excited for it to arrive! 15 Jun anna said: I totally agree. There is something so beautiful about these illustrations. 16 Jun Julia said: this is awesome- you should check out the NY public library digital collection…especially this one (http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/explore/dgexplore.cfm?topic=science&col_id=184). 16 Jun eva said: i love these, i just bought a vintage print from a book on etsy of wasps for my husband and he loves it. the illustrations are so detailed and beautiful. ps. i gave you an award over on my blog because you’re so inspirational, thanks! 17 Jun joanna goddard said: beautiful! so simple and beautiful — they make me feel relaxed just looking at them. 18 Jun alykuhl said: I love these too! You can buy prints online from botanical garden libraries like this one: http://www.mbgpress.info/kohler.htm 20 Jun Iva said: have you seen this website? http://vintageprintable.com/wordpress/ I know a book is a lot different, but there are really great things you can find in there and they’re FREE :) your blog is lovely! Have a great weekend :) 22 Jun jen jafarzadeh said: I’m with you — I’d love to own a vintage botany book someday. Something so lovely about those illustrations.