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Home Landscapes...Illustrated with Sun Pictures taken in the Farms, Woods, and Pleasure Grounds of Gravetye Manor.
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Home Landscapes...Illustrated with Sun Pictures taken in the Farms, Woods, and Pleasure Grounds of Gravetye Manor.

By Robinson, W.

London: John Murray, 1914. A finely produced work in fine condition. "Photographick plate by George Champion. Plates printed by the Societe Anonyme des Arts Graphiques at Geneva (Sicheron). Letterpress by the Chiswick Press, London"; pp. xii, 97 [1], 78, [4]; plus 32 b/w tissue-guarded plates, after photographs by George Champion, of examples of landscaping from Gravetye Manor. Publisher's half vellum, with green cloth boards, gilt lettering; fine with minimal wear. Top edge gilt, other edges uncut, thick hand-made paper. Contents clean and tight, private bookplate to the front end paper, minimal dust marking to page edges. A fine copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/No Dust Jacket. Folio (28 x 34cm).

$447.81

Home Landscapes. With Views taken in the Farms, Woods, and Pleasure Grounds of Gravetye Manor. With Supplement
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Home Landscapes. With Views taken in the Farms, Woods, and Pleasure Grounds of Gravetye Manor. With Supplement

By Robinson, W.

London: John Murray, 1920. A finely produced work with letterpress by the Chiswick Press. Title continues: - " Second Edition, with Pictures of Old English Houses Showing the Value of Natural Form in Relation to Good Building: to Compare the Disfigurement of Dutch and Continental Gardens." pp. xii, 97 [1], 75-78, [4]; plus 32 b/w tissue-guarded plates, after photographs by George Champion, of examples of landscaping from Gravetye Manor and 12 further plates in the Supplement illustrating other English gardens. The Supplement with separate title page - "Home Landscapes Supplement Pictures of English Houses to show natural form in relation to good building as compared with the destruction of tree form in Continental Gardens introduced by the Dutch to British Gardens..." Publisher's green cloth with gilt lettering, very good with light wear only. Top edge cut, other edges uncut, thick hand-made paper, a delight to the touch. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, no foxing or spotting. A near fine copy.. Second Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. Folio (28 x 34cm).

$342.45

The Collector's Garden: Designing with Extraordinary Plants
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The Collector's Garden: Designing with Extraordinary Plants

By Druse, Kenneth

London: Thames & Hudson Ltd, 1996. 248 pages. Colour illustrations throughout. Original dust jacket fine with slight wear, not price-clipped, now attractively presented in a loose-fitting clear archival sleeve. Hard back binding fine. Contents clean and tight, unmarked, no inscriptions. A fine copy. A very good guide to designing more more unusual plants.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Folio.

$19.76

PARADISE TRANSFORMED: THE PRIVATE GARDEN FOR THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY.
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PARADISE TRANSFORMED: THE PRIVATE GARDEN FOR THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY.

By Cooper, Guy & Gordon Taylor.

New York: Monacelli Press, 1996. 208 pages, colour photography throughout. Dust jacket with slight wear, blue cloth hardback binding fine. Contents clean and tight, very small previous owner's bookplate, otherwise unmarked. A fine copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Folio.

$19.76

PRIVATE LANDSCAPES. Creating form, vistas and Mystery in the Garden

By Seebohm, Caroline & Sykes, Christopher Simon

London: Century, 1990. pp xi, 251. Fine colour photography throughout, watercolour plans. An as-new copy in dust jacket with just a little edge-wear. A very good copy. "A sumptuous tour of 19 English and American gardens, from small to majestic.". Hard Cover. As New/As New. Folio.

$22.39

HYDE PARK ITS HISTORY AND ROMANCE

By Tweedie, Mrs Alec

London: Eveleigh Nash, 1908. Inscribed by the author on the half title page, pp xii+384pp. Original red cloth with gilt lettering and decoration, just a little edge-wear and light rubbing, v.slt fading to spine, o/w binding bright and fresh. Contents clean and tight, virtually no spotting, b/w frontis with tissue guard, b/w plates throughout, top edge gilt, other edges uncut. A very good copy of the first edition signed by the author. If you would like further information or a digital image of this book, do not hesitate to contact us - we would be very pleased to help you. In many instances we can offer a discount on the list price depending on payment method - please enquire. To browse our books on natural history, plants and gardening by catalogue - please click LOE below and follow the link to our homepage.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good. Sm 4to.

$47.42

COLOUR PLANNING OF THE GARDEN

By Tinley, George

London: T. C. & E. C. Jack, 1924. pp xxxv, 14 b/w plates of gardens, 50 colour plates depicting 300 plants, with all plates protected by captioned tissue guards and arranged by colour, 3 further b/w plates. Original green cloth binding with gilt lettering to spine, brds clean and bright, a little edge-wear, lower front brd corner knocked, contents clean and tight, no foxing, Signature of Lady Henderson of Croslie House, Ayrshire to front free end paper. A very good copy If you would like further information or a digital image of this book, do not hesitate to contact us - we would be very pleased to help you. In many instances we can offer a discount on the list price depending on payment method - please enquire. To browse our books on natural history, plants and gardening by catalogue - please click LOE below and follow the link to our homepage.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Illus. by Anson, Miss M. Walters. 4to.

$52.68