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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

ISBN: 0 85967 537 8

Condition: V.g.


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Bellingrath Gardens and the Bellingrath home

By: anon.

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Bellingrath-Morse Foundation: 1958

Seller ID: 8776

Condition: V.g.


Jacket sl. worn. Unpaginated. View more info

The Renaissance garden in Britain

By: Anthony, J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Shire Publications: 1991

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20161

ISBN: 0 7478 0130 4

Condition: Fine


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Green fingers: a present for a good gardener

By: Arkell, R.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Herbert Jenkins, London: 1934

Edition: 4th printing

Seller ID: 21525

Condition: Fair


Most of spine's painted surface removed by a hungry gastropod. 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

Condition: Fine


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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Good


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

Condition: Good


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

The art of grafting and budding

By: Baltet, C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Crosby, Lockwood: 1919

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 21524

Condition: V.g.


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The historic gardens of Oxford & Cambridge

By: Batey, Mavis; photographs by Hugh Palmer

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1989

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 6965

ISBN: 0 333 44680 1

Condition: As new


An entertaining romp through garden history, citing examples from the gardens of Oxford and Cambridge. The author, a distinguished garden historian and former President of the Garden History Society, recently created an American garden at Bletchley Park, where she had undertaken secret work during WW2, as a testament to Anglo-American collaboration and friendship. 192 pp. View more info

Parks for profit

By: Bella, Leslie

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Harvest House, Montreal: 1987

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 2085

ISBN: 0 88772 033 1

Condition: V.g.


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

Shakespeare's gardens

By: Bennett, J.A.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Frances Lincoln: 2017

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 19766

ISBN: 0711237263

Condition: Fine


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The gardens of Britain (vol. 3): Berkshire, Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire

By: Bisgrove, Richard; series editor John Sales

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Batsford: 1978

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 1428

ISBN: 0 7134 1178 3

Condition: V.g.


Wrapper with plastic sleeve. Plans for several of the sites nicely complement the descriptions as well as giving a snapshot of the state of the gardens. Illustrated with selective plates and numerous text figures. The Gardens of... series was edited by John Sales. View more info

Somerset parks and gardens: a landscape history

By: Bond, J.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Somerset Books: 1998

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 22282

ISBN: 0 86183 465 8

Condition: Fine


Scarcely used. No inscriptions. 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

ISBN: 0 7470 0220 7

Condition: V.g.


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, 298 pp., numerous text figures and plans. View more info

Darwin's garden

By: Boulter, M.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Constable: 2009

Edition: 1st paperback edition

Seller ID: 20163

ISBN: 1845299221

Condition: Fine


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Mr Roscoe's garden

By: Bradley, Jyll

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Liverpool University Press: 2008

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20675

ISBN: 1846311667

Condition: Fine


168 pp. An artist's book giving a very personal view of the history of Liverpool's botanic gardens and their founder William Roscoe. Beautifully illustrated with a large front section of colour photographs, the text describes the diaspora of living plant collections, paintings, books, archives and memories as components of what the author describes as an 'imaginary garden' which could still re-emerge into the real world in the future given sufficient political will and commitment. View more info

Mr Roscoe's garden

By: Bradley, Jyll

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Liverpool University Press: 2008

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 15442

ISBN: 1846311667

Condition: New


168 pp. An artist's book giving a very personal view of the history of Liverpool's botanic gardens and their founder William Roscoe. Beautifully illustrated with a large front section of colour photographs, the text describes the diaspora of living plant collections, paintings, books, archives and memories as components of what the author describes as an 'imaginary garden' which could still re-emerge into the real world in the future given sufficient political will and commitment. View more info

Subtropical gardens

By: Bramwell, D. & Z.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Editorial Rueda, Alcorcon: 1995

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 12235

ISBN: 84 7207 086 7

Condition: Good


Book slightly bowed. View more info

Ichnographia rustica: Stephen Switzer and the designed landscape

By: Brogden, W.A.

Price: £110.00

Publisher: Routledge, London: 2017

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 20036

ISBN: 1472434404

Condition: New


A biography of Switzer and a discussion of his influential publications on garden and landscape design. View more info