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Lawns For Garden and Playing Field
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Lawns For Garden and Playing Field

By Dawson, R B

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin. Very Good. 1960. First Edition; First Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Light reading and cover creases, small stain to front cover, light shelf and edge wear. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Newspaper cutting on lawns laid in. ; Penguin Handbooks; B&W Photographs; 176 pages; A handbook aiming at providing practical and clear advice for present and future lawn owners. Prepared in conjunction with the Royal Horticultural Society. .

$5.69

In And Out Of The Garden
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In And Out Of The Garden

By Midda, Sara

London: Sidgwick & Jackson. Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket. 1994. Second Printing. Hardcover. Minor slight wear to unclipped DJ, some foxing to boards, named book plate depicting The Great Wave off Kanagawa to inside front cover. ; Second printing, January 1982. Course unbleached linen boards with green lettering to spine and paste down to front, decorated endpapers, cream place ribbon. Nice tight copy. DJ design uncredited. ; Colour Illustrations; An exquisite potpourri of garden lore hand painted in minute detail throughout. .

$8.68

Growing Plants in Water
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Growing Plants in Water

By Loewer, H.Peter

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good+. 1981. First Edition Thus; First Printing. Paperback. Minor shelf wear with slight toning to edges of reading block. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread. Cover photo of Dickens from The Dickens House Museum collection. Very heavy book and priced accordingly. ; B&W Illustrations; 112 pages; Revised and expanded from earlier 1973 American edition. For evryone who shies away from growing house plants for fear of the dirt, the fuss and the fear of plants drying out if left fr a few days, this is the book for you. All the information you need to know about growing plants in water only. .

$6.58

Plants from the Past  Old Flowers for New Gardens
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Plants from the Past Old Flowers for New Gardens

By Stuart, David; Sutherland, James

London: Penguin Books. Very Good+. 1989. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Corner crease to front cover, light shelf and edge wear, some foxing to edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover photo by Bavid Stuart. ; B&W Illustrations and photographs; 256 pages; A selection of the loveliest garden plants grown in earlier ages, he "antiques" of the garden world, many of which are now in danger of extinction. Contains ideas for creating small gardens from past eras. .

$14.35

Vita Sackville-West's Garden Book
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Vita Sackville-West's Garden Book

By Sackville-West, Vita; Nicolson, Philippa

London: Michael Joseph. Very Good+. 1989. Reprint; Third Printing. Paperback. Minor shelf wear. ; Third Impression, 1989. Nice tight copy, no names inside, appears unread. Cover photo uncredited. ; Photographs; 256 pages; A compilation of Vita Sackville-West's lively articles from the Observer newspaper combining a fascinating blend of gardening advice alongside a record of the creation of her much-loved garden at Sissinghurst, Kent. Edited by Philippa Nicolson. .

$12.27

The Well-Tempered Garden  New And Revised Edition
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The Well-Tempered Garden New And Revised Edition

By Lloyd, Christopher

London: Penguin Books. Very Good+. 1987. Reprint; Second Printing. Paperback. Minor reading creases and shelf wear. ; Second Impression. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover photo by Pamla Toler. Heavy book and priced accordingly. ; Penguin Gardening; Photographs; 480 pages; Revised and updated edition of a gardening classic. An excellent introduction to gardening which includes practical information for making the most of your plants and suggestions for planning a garden. .

$17.94

In My Garden
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In My Garden

By Lloyd, Christopher; Ronan, Frank

London: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC. Very Good+. 1994. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Minor shelf wear, light foxing to edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside, appears unread. Cover photo by Liz Calder. ; 288 pages; A selection of essays taken from Christopher Lloyd's weekly column in "Country Life". Edited by Frank Ronan. .

$7.17

Basic Book Of Rose Growing
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Basic Book Of Rose Growing

By Cooper, W E Shewell-

London: Mayflower. Very Good. 1978. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Minor cover creases and shelf wear, Christmas gift message dated 1980 to inside front cover, paper edge toned. ; Nice tight flatc opy, appears unread. ; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 192 pages; A straight forward guide to all aspects of rose growing. .

$4.19

Roses for Small Gardens
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Roses for Small Gardens

By Phillips, C.E.Lucas

London: Pan Piper. Very Good; Light reading creases. ; Nice tight copy, no names or marks . inside.. 1970. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; Piper Small Garden Series; B&W Illustrations & Photographs; 144 pages; Revised from first printing in 1965. A practical rose book for those with small gardens. ; 0330230778 .

$5.97

Gardening In The North
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Gardening In The North

By Lemmon, Kenneth

London: Pan Books. Good+; Minor reading creases and shelf wear, corner crease to rear cover, . some foxing. ; Pan Piper MP 79. Nice tight copy, no names inside.. 1965. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; Pan Piper Small Garden Series; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 144 pages; Specially written for those gardeners whose plot lies North of a line stretching from the Mersey to the Wash. Details those plants best suited to the climte and soil conditions of the various areas with sections on perennials, roses, fruit and vegetables, shrubs and ornamental trees, as well as basic garden design and layout. .

$6.28

Fontana Wild Flower Guide
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Fontana Wild Flower Guide

By Fitter, R. S. R.

London: Fontana. Good+; Some reading and cover creases, some shelf and edge wear with small . closed tear to front cover, paper toned with light foxing. ; Fontana . fb170. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Maps to inside covers. Cover . design uncredited.. 1957. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 256 pages; Excellent field guide for the identification of British wild flowers with over 650 illustrations by Pamela Freeman, Dorothy Fitchew, Evangeline Dickson, and Cynthia Newsome-Taylor. Identification by flower colour, or quick reference key, or If you think you know the plant already you can look it up in the index of common or Latin names. .

$7.78

House Plants
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House Plants

By Jones, Margaret E.

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books Ltd. Fair; Light reading and cover creases, some shelf and edge wear, remains . of old price sticker to front cover, old dealer sticker to rear cover, . marker pen iitials to inside front cover, missing front endpaper. ; Good . reading copy, no names inside.. 1962. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; Penguin Handbooks; Vol. 73; B&W Photographs; 208 pages; An excellent guide to the cultivation of house plants prepared in conjunction and collaboration with The Royal Horticultural Society. .

$6.28

The Small Garden
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The Small Garden

By Phillips, C E Lucas

London: Pan Books. Very Good-; Light reading creases and edge wear, slight ink scribble to . front cover. Paper starting to tone with some foxing to inside covers, . endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Pan Giant X2. Nice tight copy, no . names inside. Heavy paperback and priced accordingly.. 1957. Revised Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Second Printing; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 416 pages; Excellent guide for anyone starting a small garden, indeed this book is often descibed as the gardeners bible and has been almost continuously in print since it's first publication over sixty years ago. Covers the whole range of normal smal-garden activities from initial layout and design through planning and planting, propagation, greenhouse management etc. .

$10.17

Perfect Patios & Terraces
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Perfect Patios & Terraces

By Mikolajski, Andrew

London: Hermes House. Very Good+; Minor shelf wear. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks . inside, appears unopened.. 2003. Reprint. Paperback. Third Printing; Colour Photographs; 64 pages; Great little book packed with advice on how to create an extra dimension to your home by maximizing the potential of a patio or terrace as a miniture garden. ; 1842156888 .

$3.58

Farm Your Garden
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Farm Your Garden

By Smith, Joanna

London: Sidgwick & Jackson. Fair in Very Good dust jacket; Ex library copy with usual stamps and marks . inside, missing front endpaper. ; Turquoise cloth boards with gilt . lettering to spine.. 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Ex-Library . Fifteenth Printing; B&W Illustrations and photographs; 178 pages; A touch of The Good Life, recounting the experiences of the author changing from gardening her garden to farming her garden through growing more vegetables and introducing livestock. After five years of making the change her family's food bills had been reduced by two thirds. ; 0283983116 .

$16.16

Continuous Cloche Gardening A Handbook on Growing Crops under Cloches
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Continuous Cloche Gardening A Handbook on Growing Crops under Cloches

By Shewell-Cooper, W E

London: English Universities Press. Very Good-; Splits at spine extremities, paper starting to tone. ; Nice . tight copy, no names or marks inside.. 1941. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 96 pages; Interesting little book produced in part to boost war-time food production, but the principles outlined and described will increase the productivity of your vegetable garden at any time by extending the growing season. .

$10.77

The Pip Book
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The Pip Book

By Mossman, Keith

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books. Very Good+; Light shelf wear and over scuffing, tiny surface tear to rear . cover. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names or marks inside. Cover photo by . Tony Evans.. 1978. Reprint. Paperback. Third Printing; B&W Illustrations; 128 pages; A comprehensive guide to growing your own plants from the seeds and pips that you get for free after you've eaten the fruit that surrounded it. Includes tips on growing citrus, avocado, kiwi, date palm and many more. ; 0140462554 .

$7.17

The Flower Fairies Gardening Year
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The Flower Fairies Gardening Year

By Anon

London: Blackie & Son Ltd.. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; Light shelf wear to unclipped DJ. ; . Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names . inside.. 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing; Colour Illustrations; 92 pages; A month by month guide to the gardening year filled with tips and advice about plants and pests, illustrated throughout with Cecily Mary Barker's Flower Fairies. Foreword by TV gardener Percy Thrower, with additional line drawings by Dee McLean. ; 0216914809 .

$10.04

Uncommon Wild Flowers
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Uncommon Wild Flowers

By Hutchinson, Dr John

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Pelican Books. Very Good; Minor shelf wear, some foxing to inside covers and endpapers. ; . Pelican A223. Nice tight copy, no names inside, appears unread.. 1950. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 256 pages; The third volume on wild flowers by the Kew curator. Follows Common and More Common Wild Flowers. Has 203 black and white illustrations and 32 photographs. .

$5.73

Rhododendrons and Azaleas
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Rhododendrons and Azaleas

By Croix, I. F. La

Newton Abbot: David & Charles. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket; Minor shelf wear to unclipped DJ, . publishers repricing sticker to front fly. ; Black cloth boards with gilt . lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside.. 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 256 pages; All you need to now to grow these wonderful shrubs successfully. Contains a useful appendix with a translation of Dr Seumer's classification of the genus. ; 0715359444 .

$21.53

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