Category: Gardens


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The French garden 1500-1800

By: Adams, W.H.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Scolar Press: 1979

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 17385

Little used. View more info

ABC of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney

By: Anderson, R.H.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney: 1965

Seller ID: 8635

Damp stain at foot of front cover and succeeding pages. The fold-out coloured plan of the garden at rear is intact and undamaged. 86 pp. View more info

Bellingrath Gardens and the Bellingrath home

By: anon.

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Bellingrath-Morse Foundation: 1958

Seller ID: 8776

Jacket sl. worn. Unpaginated. View more info

The walled kitchen gardens of Oxfordshire

By: Askew, M. et al.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Oxfordshire Gardens Trust: 2014

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 19933

OGT membership leaflet loosely inserted. View more info

The garden that I love

By: Austin, Alfred

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Adam & Charles Black: 1905

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 10690

Slight edge wear, foxing to fore-edge and first few pages, donor's inscription. xiii, 146, (2) pp. View more info

________ ____________ ___ (Nikita Botanic Garden)

By: Baev, E.I. & Soldatchenko, G.S. (eds.)

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Izdatel'stvo Krym, Simferopol: 1967

Seller ID: 8688

Spine starting to split. Some edge wear to cover. Unpaginated. View more info

_________ ____________ ___ [Nikitin Botanic Garden]

By: Baev, E.I. & Soldatchenko, G.S. (eds.)

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Izd. Krym, Simferopol: 1967

Seller ID: 9699

A well-illustrated guide book to the botanic garden at Nikitin in the Crimea. Described as a photoalbum it contains little in the way of specific botanical detail but shows glimpses of its neoclassical garden design. Unpaginated; approx. 96 pp. View more info

A garden century: the Christchurch Botanic Gardens, 1863-1963

By: Barnett, M.J., Gilpin, H.G. & Metcalf, L.J. (eds.)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: 1963

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 14259

Jacket frayed and with small tear. Inscribed by the second editor. 181, (2); erratum slip tipped in at rear. View more info

Parks for profit

By: Bella, Leslie

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Harvest House, Montreal: 1987

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 2085

The history of Canada's national parks is traced from the foundation of Banff National Park in 1885 through to the present day, describing the tensions between different interest groups and the recent involvement of Native Canadians in the process of designation. The British-born author was Dean of Social Work at the University of Regina. xi, 216, (1) pp, 2 maps. View more info

Gardens to visit in the West

By: Belsey, James

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Redcliffe Press: 1993

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 2924

Covers 50 gardens in Avon, Glos., Somerset and Wiltshire. 96 pp., 8 pages of colour illustrations. View more info

Shakespeare's gardens

By: Bennett, J.A.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Frances Lincoln: 2017

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 19766

Scarcely used. View more info

Ness garden tour and map

By: Big Drum

Price: £5.00

Publisher: University of Liverpool: 2011

Seller ID: 9128

Unpaginated; 28 pages View more info

The formal garden in England

By: Blomfield, R.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1936

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 13423

Edge wear and soiling to jacket; former owner's signature. View more info

The lost gardens of Glasgow University

By: Boney, A.D.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Christopher Helm: 1988

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 6065

No inscriptions. This history of the botanical gardens of Glasgow University occupies a lengthy time frame and quotes in detail information rarely found about the day-to-day management of scientifically-oriented gardens. The Physic Garden, instituted in 1704, was the first of several attempts to provide material for teaching and research, which then (as now) had to be balanced against amenity considerations. An exemplary addition to the literature of Garden History. vi, ... View more info

Subtropical gardens

By: Bramwell, D. & Z.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Editorial Rueda, Alcorcon: 1995

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 12235

Book slightly bowed. View more info

Garden History: the journal of the Garden History Society

By: Brogden, W.A. (ed.)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Garden History Society: 1981

Edition: Vol. 9 part 1

Seller ID: 6988

Pages damp-stained and wrinkled in lower third. Includes articles as follows: Kenneth Woodbridge Ñ The Picturesque Image of Richelieu's Gardens at Rueil; Richard Jeffree Ñ A mezzotint engraving of AndrŽ le N™tre by John Smith; David Jacques Ñ Rural gardening on the Sugnall Demesne; John H. Harvey Ñ A Scottish botanist in London in 1766; Brent Elliott Ñ Mosaiculture: Its origins and significance. View more info

Garden History: the journal of the Garden History Society

By: Brogden, W.A. (ed.)

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Garden History Society: 1983

Edition: Vol. 11 part 1

Seller ID: 6992

Little used. Includes articles as follows: June Taboroff Ñ ÔWife, unto Thy Garden': The first gardening books for women; Michael McGarvie and John H. Harvey Ñ The Revd George Harbin and his memoirs of gardening 1716Ð23; Harry Gordon Slade Ñ Craigston Castle: The designs for the gardens 1730Ð1830; Stephen Daniels Ñ Humphry Repton at Sustead; James Stevens Curl Ñ The Battle Garden at Kilwarlin, County Down; Will Tjaden Ñ ÔThe Gardeners Gazette' 1837Ð47 and its r... View more info

A veritable Eden': the Manchester Botanic Garden, a history

By: Brooks, Ann

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Windgather Press: 2011

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 8005

A history of the now sadly defunct Garden which was located close to Old Trafford and fulfilled multiple purposes in the 19th century including a refuge for art lovers visiting the neighbouring exhibition centre, a pet show venue, and even a sort of theme park or Amusement Resort. Punctuated by financial tales of woe, this story is told very engagingly by an author who has a detailed knowledge of Manchester's cultural and horticultural history. xii, 160 pp. View more info

Lanning Roper and his gardens

By: Brown, Jane

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1987

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 8642

Scarcely used. 224 pp. View more info

Icons of twentieth century landscape design

By: Campbell, K.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Frances Lincoln: 2006

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 11536

Scarcely used. 175 pp. View more info