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Image for The Florist's Manual, or Hints for the Construction of a Gay Flower-Garden; with directions for preventing the depredations of insects. Second Edition, Enlarged, with observations on the treatment and growth of bulbous plants, curious facts respecting their management, and directions for the culture of the Guernsey Lily, Amaryllis Sarniensis by the authoress of botanical dialogues, and sketches of the physiology of vegetable life. Illustrated with Coloured Plates.

The Florist's Manual, or Hints for the Construction of a Gay Flower-Garden; with directions for preventing the depredations of insects. Second Edition, Enlarged, with observations on the treatment and growth of bulbous plants, curious facts respecting their management, and directions for the culture of the Guernsey Lily, Amaryllis Sarniensis by the authoress of botanical dialogues, and sketches of the physiology of vegetable life. Illustrated with Coloured Plates.

By: (Jackson, Maria Elizabeth)

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, Henry Colburn 1822: 1822

Edition: Second Edition

Book number: 45489

Condition: Good


136 pp, illustrated in colour with 6 coloured aquatint plates, 1 folding, 3 double-page, green morocco label to spine, wear to boards and marks and foxing internally, name in ink on f.e.p. 'Jane Wyman | 1858 '. View more info

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Residential Landscape Architecture : Design Process for the Private Residence

By: Booth, Norman K.; Hiss, James E.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: New Jersey, Prentice Hall / Pearson Education 1999: 1999

Edition: 2nd Edition

Book number: 40466

ISBN: 0136320198

Condition: Near Fine


xiii., 434 pp., illustrated throughout. Written for courses in landscape design, this text is aimed at students who are beginning their design careers, as well as those currently practicing residential design. It provides the quality fundamentals of residential site design - exploring functional and artistic considerations. View more info

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Italian Garden

By: Harbison, Robert

Price: £35.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N Abrams 1991: 1991

Book number: 21327

ISBN: 0810934566

Condition: Fine


128 pp, illustrated in b/w View more info

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Ye Sundial Booke

By: Henslow Geoffrey T

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, W & G Foyle Ltd 1935: 1935

Book number: 31863

Condition: Very Good


ix 422 pp, illustrations of sundials with accompanying verse. Spine creased and worn, corners slightly bumped, contents page and final endpapers foxed, forward by Beverley Nichols View more info

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Buro Kiefer : Landscape Design

By: Kiefer, Gabriele; Joosten, Hans

Price: £24.00

Publisher: The Netherlands, Stichting Kunstboek 2006: 2006

Book number: 40824

ISBN: 9058561038

Condition: Very Good


159 pp., Illustrated in colour. Minor rubbing and discolouration to boards. ENGLISH AND GERMAN TEXT View more info

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The Book of Garden Ornament

By: Peter Hunt (editor)

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, JM Dent ans Sons Limited 1974: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 48520

ISBN: 0460076957

Condition: Very Good


xxi. 298 pp. illustrated in b/w photographs. first edition. full green cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. Dust jacket is worn at the edges View more info

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Ferruccio Vitale : Landscape Architect of the Country Place ERA

By: Schnadelbach, R. Terry

Price: £22.50

Publisher: New York, Princeton Architectural Press 2001: 2001

Book number: 42905

ISBN: 1568982909

Condition: Near Fine


xvii, 326 pp, illustrated in b/w. View more info

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Municipal Parks Gardens and Open Spaces of London

By: Sexby, J. J.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Elliot Stock 1905: 1898

Edition: First Cheap Edition

Book number: 51814

Condition: Good


xx., 646 pp, illustrated in b/w with rubbing to the extremities, and some splitting at the base of the rear hinge. Red cloth with gilt lettering to the spine and black lettering and decoration to the front board. With the stamp 'Members Library' to the half title, title and fore edge. View more info

Image for China and Gardens of Europe of the Eighteenth Century (Dumbarton Oaks Reprints and Facsimiles in Landscape Architecture Ser., No. 1)

China and Gardens of Europe of the Eighteenth Century (Dumbarton Oaks Reprints and Facsimiles in Landscape Architecture Ser., No. 1)

By: Siren, Osvald

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, U.S.A. / London, Dumbarton Oaks Pub Service 1990: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 49277

ISBN: 0884021904

Condition: As New


pp. xiv., 223 + 192 of plates - excellent reproduction of a classic and now expensive standard reference work. Still shrinkwrapped. View more info

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Capability Brown

By: Stroud, Dorothy

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Country Life Ltd. 1965: 1965

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 48518

Condition: Very Good


228 pp. coloured frontispiece, illustrated in b/w. book in very good condition bound in orange cloth with gilt lettering on the spine and front board, dust jacket in good condition with some damage and loss on the top and bottom View more info

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Spanish Gardens

By: Villiers-Stuart, C. M.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1936: 1936

Edition: Reissue

Book number: 31727

Condition: Very Good


xii 136 pp, illustrated with 85 mainly black and white plates. No jacket. Bound in illustrated cloth boards. Light foxing to edges and endpapers. Head and foot of spine slightly rubbed, upper corners bumped. 1936 re-issue View more info

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Furor Hortensis

By: Willis, Peter ( Editor )

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Elysium Press 1974: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 13440

Condition: Very Good


107 pp, illustrated View more info

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Charles Bridgeman and the English Landscape Garden

By: Willis, Peter ( Editor )

Price: £68.00

Publisher: Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom, Elysium Press 2002: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 48487

ISBN: 0904712044

Condition: As New


pp. xxi., 532 including 247 pages of plates. As new, still shrinkwrapped. A reprint of the original Zwemmer 1977 edition, with a catalogue of new material, and new illustrations. Charles Bridgeman (died 1738) was a key figure in the establishment of "le jardin anglais", that remarkable English invention which was to sweep 18th-century Europe. Bridgeman's role in the transition from the geometric layouts of the early 1700s to the freer designs of Capability Brow... View more info

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Observations on Modern Gardening Illustrated By Descriptions

By: [ Whately, Thomas ]

Price: £400.00

Publisher: London, T. Payne 1771: 1771

Edition: Third Edition

Book number: 41526

Condition: Very Good


[viii], 257 pp., 212mm tall, speckled edges. Contemporary tan calf with a recent calf respine, gold lines, with the original red morocco title label. A good tall copy. View more info