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Paradise Out of a Common Field: The Pleasures and Plenty of the Victorian Garden / The Wildest Place on Earth: Italian Gardens and the Invention of Wilderness  [signed] [Two volumes sold together] by Joan Morgan and Alison Richards / John Hanson Mitchell - Signed First Edition - 1990 / 2001 - from Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC (SKU: 15459)

Paradise Out of a Common Field: The Pleasures and Plenty of the Victorian Garden / The Wildest Place on Earth: Italian Gardens and the Invention of Wilderness [signed] [Two volumes sold together]

Paradise Out of a Common Field: The Pleasures and Plenty of the Victorian Garden / The Wildest Place on Earth: Italian Gardens and the Invention of Wilderness  [signed] [Two volumes sold together] by Joan Morgan and Alison Richards / John Hanson Mitchell - Signed First Edition - 1990 / 2001 - from Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC (SKU: 15459)
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Paradise Out of a Common Field: The Pleasures and Plenty of the Victorian Garden / The Wildest Place on Earth: Italian Gardens and the Invention of Wilderness [signed] [Two volumes sold together]

by Joan Morgan and Alison Richards / John Hanson Mitchell

  • Used
  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Near Fine / Near Fine , Fine / F
ISBN 10
0060160349
ISBN 13
9780060160340
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New York, New York: Harper & Row / Counterpoint, 1990 / 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine , Fine / F. 2 individual. 1: Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 256 pages, green boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a near fine dust jacket with light edge wear and rubbing. / 2: Signed by the author on the half-title page. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, 194 pages, boards. A fine, clean, sturdy, hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white, with a gift inscription from the previous owner on the front endpaper. In a fine dust jacket with the price clipped.

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Bookseller
Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
15459
Title
Paradise Out of a Common Field: The Pleasures and Plenty of the Victorian Garden / The Wildest Place on Earth: Italian Gardens and the Invention of Wilderness [signed] [Two volumes sold together]
Author
Joan Morgan and Alison Richards / John Hanson Mitchell
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine / Near Fine , Fine / F
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0060160349
ISBN 13
9780060160340
Publisher
Harper & Row / Counterpoint
Place of Publication
New York, New York
Date published
1990 / 2001
Keywords
Signed; History; Cultivation; Husbandry; Agriculture; Farming; Flowers; Gardening
Bookseller catalogs
Agriculture;
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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC

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Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC

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About Avenue Victor Hugo Books LLC

Our store is open Fridays & Saturdays from 10am to 6pm in Lee, New Hampshire, less than 10 minutes from the University of New Hampshire!Avenue Victor Hugo Books specialize in first editions of the best in fiction, history, biography, poetry, drama, and essay, as well as the good items which happen to come our way in other subjects. Genre literature such as Science Fiction, Fantasy, Mystery, and Westerns will remain of special interest to us. We also carry many collectible magazines, including TIME, LIFE, National Geographic, and Playbill.

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First Edition
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price clipped
When a book is described as price-clipped, it indicates that the portion of the dust jacket flap that has the publisher's...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
fine
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jacket
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rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.

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