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Image for People's Parks: The Design and Development of Victorian Parks in Britain

People's Parks: The Design and Development of Victorian Parks in Britain

By: Hazel Conway

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1991

Seller ID: 097776

ISBN: 0521390702

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 10 x 7 inches. Collation, xviii,287pp, illustrated. Bound in original publishers green cloth, with gilt lettering. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. View more info

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Les Jardins De L'islam Islamic Gardens

By: Islamic Gardens

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Paris, Icomos: 1973

Seller ID: 098187

Condition: Very Good Plus


Book measures 11 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches. 282pp, illustrated. Bound in modern green cloth, with gilt title lettering. [ original front paper wrapper bound in ]. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy, in a very good clean solid binding. View more info

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On Planting and Rural Ornament a Practical Treatise ( Complete in 2 Volumes )

By: Marshall Mr

Price: £220.00

Publisher: London, printed by W. Bulmer and Co:

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 009596

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes, collation, xxxii, 408,[7], xx,454,[4]pp, half titles present. Books measure 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Bound in period half calf, marble boards, raised bands, leather title labels. Bindings light rubbed, minor pattern loss on marble. Both bindings in very good clean condition. Internally, gift label on both fixed endpapers. Pages in very good clean condition. A very nice clean set, in attractive period bindings.A65 View more info

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Planting and Ornamental Gardening a Practical Treatise

By: Marshall William

Price: £68.00

Publisher: London, J. Dodsley: 1785

Seller ID: 096971

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, xi,[3],[1],pp erratum, 638 pages. Bound in modern cloth. Spine faded. Binding in good clean firm condition. Internally, previous owners bookplate. Pages in very good clean condition. A very good clean solid copy. View more info

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Planting and Ornamental Gardening a Practical Treatise

By: Marshall William

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, J. Dodsley: 1785

Seller ID: 096972

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, xi,[3],[1],pp erratum, 638 pages. Bound in modern cloth. Cloth rubbed on edges, hinge joints split, top board loose, but board still holding, wear on head and tail of spine. Binding in good condition. Internally, bookplate of The Royal Agricultural Society. Pages in good clean condition. A good copy. View more info

Image for The Universal Gardener and Botanist: A General Dictionary of Gardening and Botany. Exhibiting in Botanical Arrangement, according to the Linnaean System.

The Universal Gardener and Botanist: A General Dictionary of Gardening and Botany. Exhibiting in Botanical Arrangement, according to the Linnaean System.

By: Mawe Thomas and Abercrombie John

Price: £175.00

Publisher: London, Printed for G. G. And J. Robinson: 1797

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 097704

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 11 x 8 3/4 inches. Unpaginated, 11 plates, lacking 1 plate?. Bound in full period tree calf, raised bands, gilt lines, leather title label, marble endpapers. Calf rubbed on edges and corners, with some wear loss, hinge joints cracked, but boards firmly attached. Generally a nice period binding. Internally, some light spotting to plates. Pages and plates in good clean condition. A nice copy, in an attractive period binding. View more info

Image for The Gardener's and Botanist's Dictionary Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit, and Flower Garden, and Nursery of Performing  the Practical Parts of Agriculture of Managing Vineyards ( 4 Volumes )

The Gardener's and Botanist's Dictionary Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit, and Flower Garden, and Nursery of Performing the Practical Parts of Agriculture of Managing Vineyards ( 4 Volumes )

By: Miller Philip

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, Printed for F. C. & J. Rivington: 1807

Seller ID: 095603

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 4 volumes. Books measure 17 x 11 inches. Unpaginated, but pages complete, 19 full page engraved plates. Each volume has been professionally rebacked in buckram, retaining the original leather boards. Some wear on edges, rippling on buckarm, ''Board of Agriculture 1808'' stamped in gilt on top boards. Bindings in good clean sturdy condition. Internally, some occasional spotting, heavy in a few places. Pages in good condition throughout. A good clean solid set. View more info

Image for The Gardeners Dictionary Containing the Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden, as Also the Physick Garden, Wilderness, Conservatory, and Vineyard.

The Gardeners Dictionary Containing the Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit and Flower Garden, as Also the Physick Garden, Wilderness, Conservatory, and Vineyard.

By: Miller Philip

Price: £260.00

Publisher: London, Printed for the Author and Sold By C. Rivington: 1737

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 095604

Condition: Very Good


Collation complete, unpaginated, frontis, plus 4 engraved plates, bound with the Appendix. Book measures 14 x 9 1/2 inches. Bound in modern buckram. Cloth lightly rubbed, some staining to bottom board. Binding in good firm condition. Internally, Royal Agricultural Library bookplate, title page grubbed on edges, inner gutter on title and frontis strengthened, with slight loss to edge of frontis, last 30 pages have some light staining along bottom section of pages. Pages i... View more info

Image for The gardeners Kalendar,  directing what works are necessary to be performed every month in the kitchen, fruit, and pleasure-gardens, as also in the conservatory and nursery. With Accounts I. Of the particular Seasons for the Propagation

The gardeners Kalendar, directing what works are necessary to be performed every month in the kitchen, fruit, and pleasure-gardens, as also in the conservatory and nursery. With Accounts I. Of the particular Seasons for the Propagation

By: Miller Philip

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Published by printed for the author; and sold by John Rivington in St. Paul’s Church-Yard, C. Hitch and L. Hawes, H. Woodfall, A. Millar,: 1765

Edition: Fourteenth Edition

Seller ID: 096305


Book measures 8 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, xv,[1],376,[21],[1],pp, engraved frontis, 5 folding plates. Bound in full period calf, raised bands, gilt lines. Calf rubbed with wear on edges and corners, hinge joints cracked, but boards holding, paper label on spine. Generally a good binding. Internally, lacking free endpaper, pages and plates in good condition. A nice copy, in a period binding. View more info

Image for The Gardener's and Botanist's Dictionary Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit, and Flower Garden, and Nursery of Performing  the Practical Parts of Agriculture of Managing Vineyards ( 4 Volumes )

The Gardener's and Botanist's Dictionary Containing the Best and Newest Methods of Cultivating and Improving the Kitchen, Fruit, and Flower Garden, and Nursery of Performing the Practical Parts of Agriculture of Managing Vineyards ( 4 Volumes )

By: Miller Philip

Price: £650.00

Publisher: London, Printed for F. C. & J. Rivington: 1807

Seller ID: 097753

Condition: Very Good


Complete in 4 volumes. Books measure 17 x 11 inches. Unpaginated, but pages complete, 19 full page engraved plates. Bound in full period tree calf, raised bands, gilt tooling within compartments. Calf rubbed on edges and corners, some wear loss [ only a moderate amount ] on head and tail of spines, some minor abrasion wear, hinge joints have short splits, or cracked, but all boards attached. Generally, although showing signs of wear, bindings are in very good condition. ... View more info

The British garden : a descriptive catalogue of hardy plants, indigenous or cultivated in the climate of Great Britain; with their generic and specific characters, Latin and English names, native country, and time of flowering, with introductory Remarks

By: Murray Lady Charlotte

Price: £110.00

Publisher: London, Printed and sold by S. Hazard 1799: 1799

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 096736


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches. Collation, xxxi,[1],379-767,[1pp, errata ], 25pp index. Bound in period half calf, calf corners, marble boards, flat gilt bands, leather title labels, marble endpapers. Calf rubbed, scuffed, some wear loss on head and tail of spines, hinge joints have short splits, but boards holding firm. Generally both bindings in good condition. Internally, period or early gift inscription on top margin of each title page. Pag... View more info

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The Botanical Garden [ Complete in 2 Volumes

By: Phillips Roger & Rix Martyn

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Macmillan & Co: 2002

Seller ID: 096404

ISBN: 0333730038

Condition: Near New


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measurer 11 1/4 x 9 inches. Extensively illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers green hardcover. Both bindings in excellent condition. Dust jackets in very good clean condition. Text and illustrations in very good clean bright condition throughout. Housed in original publishers slipcase. Virtually new set. View more info

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A Sedentary Job ? [ or Forty Years as a Botanist at Kew Gardens ]

By: Radcliffe-Smith Alan

Price: £58.00

Publisher: Great Britain, 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 096970

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 9 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches. 219 pages, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers pictorial softcover. Covers light rubbed. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. View more info

Image for The Great Edwardian Gardens of Harold Peto: From the Archives of "Country Life" (Country Life)

The Great Edwardian Gardens of Harold Peto: From the Archives of "Country Life" (Country Life)

By: Robin Whalley

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Aurum Press: 2007

Seller ID: 098301

ISBN: 1845132351

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 12 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches. 191 pages, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers black cloth, gilt lettering. Cloth lightly bumped on corners of top board. Binding in very good clean firm condition.Dust jacket in very good clean condfition. Internally, pages clean throughout. A very nice clean copy. View more info

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Fern Fever the Story of Pteridomania

By: Whittingham Sarah

Price: £58.00

Publisher: London, Frances Lincoln Limited: 2012

Seller ID: 098324

ISBN: 0711230706

Condition: Very Good


Book measures 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches. 256 pages, illustrated throughout. Bound in original publishers black cloth, with gilt lettering. Lightly ruubed on edges. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Dust jacket in very good clean condition. Internally, gift inscription on half title pages, etcetera '' best wishes Sarah ''. Pages in very good clean condition. A nice clean copy. View more info