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A Brocade Pillow; Azaleas of Old Japan

by Ito Ihei; John L. Creech

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Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First edition
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$30.00

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New York and Tokyo: Weatherhill, 1984. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 23.5 x 15.35 cm. Octavo. 161pp. 8pp color photographs.Red cloth in dust jacket. Signed and inscribed by botonist John L. Creech who wrote the introduction and commentary. Magazine clipping about Creech taped to front free endpaper. Some toning to jacket flaps.
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Spanish Gardens and Patios

by Mildred Stapley Byne; Arthur Byne

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Published
1928
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
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$150.00

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Philadelphia & London: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1928. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 28 x 19.5 cm. Quarto. 305pp 3 ads. Blue cloth with gilt letteriong in matching jacket. Illustrated with 175 examples, 4 plates in color. Fading to jacket spine. Previous owner's bookplate on front fixed endpaper. Small closed tear to rear of jacket.… Read more
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Contemporary History of Garden Design European Gardens Between Art and Architecture

by Penelope Hill

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Published
2004
Condition
Fine in Fine dudst jacket
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9783764371173
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$40.00

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Basel, Berlin, Boston: Birkhäuser Basel, 2004. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in Fine dudst jacket. 33.5 x 26 cm. Folio. 263pp. Burgundy boards in dust jacket.
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Gardens of Colour

by T. Geoffrey W. Henslow

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Published
1934
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
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$35.00

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London and New York: Frederick Warne & Co., 1934. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 22.5 x 14 cm. Octavo. xvi 224pp. xxxii ads.29 plates. Dispite the title only one of these, the frontispiece, is in color. Bound in green cloth, in dust jacket. Soiling and some chipping to the jacket. Bit of darkening to… Read more
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Tradition of Japanese Garden

by S. Horiguchi; Y. Kojiro [forward]; R. Hamaguchi; Y. Kojiro

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Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket and Slipcase
Edition
Second Edition
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$150.00

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Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai, 1963. Second Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket and Slipcase. 29.5 x 29.5 cm. Quarto. 186pp. Pictorial cloth in dust jacket and cardboard slipcase. Chip out of the front of the jacket, a few small tears to the jacket. Extensively illustrated with black and white and color photos.
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A Treatise upon Planting, Gardening, and the Management of the Hot-House

by John Kennedy

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Published
1784
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$400.00

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Dublin: Printed for W. Wilson, 1784. First edition. 3/4 Leather. Very Good. 21 x 13.5 cm. Octavo. xiv (3) 462 pages. Bound in 3/4 brown leather with marble boards. Rubbing to the boards and front joint. Closed tear to page 461. Some scattered foxing on the first and last few pages. Some discoloration to the edges of the… Read more
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Gardens and Gardening 936

by F. A. Mercer [editor]

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Published
1936
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
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New London and New York: The Studio Limited, 1936. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 29 x 21 cm. Quarto. 126 pp + 4 ads. Blue cloth in dust jacket. Tipped in color plates. Some tearing and chipping to the uncommon jacket.
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The Flowering of the Landscape Garden: English Pleasure Grounds, 1720-1800

by Mark Laird

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Published
1999
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780812234572
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$300.00

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Philadelphia: University Of Pennsylvania Press, 1999. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 29 x 22 cm. Quarto. 446 pages.Green cloth in dust jacket. First edition with full number linen. Bottom of the front cover is lightly bumped. Some light toneing to the dust jacket. Part of the series Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture edited… Read more
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Selected Flower Arrangements of the OHara School

by Koun OHara

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Published
1935
Condition
fine
Edition
second edition
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$75.00

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Japan: Moribana & Heikwa, 1935. second edition. fine. octavo. Green cloth with pictorial title label to cover. Bound accordian style. Text in Japanese and English. 50 color plates Printed and made in Japan by Jigyokudo.A fine copy. in original tan box.
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Designing and Creating Japanese Gardens

by Penny Underwood

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Published
2006
Condition
near fine/near fine
ISBN
9781861267832
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$30.00

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Crowood Press, Limited, The, 2006. Hardcover. near fine/near fine. 192pp. A very nice copy in dust jacket. In a brodart protective wrapper.
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Chelsea Gold Award-Winning Gardens From the Chelsea Flower Show

by John Moreland

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Published
2000
Condition
very good/very good
ISBN
9780304354313
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$25.00

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Cassell, 2000. Hardcover. very good/very good. 160pp. Lavishly illustrated with pictures by Britain's leading garden photographers. Very nice copy in dust jacket. Jacket in a brodart protective wrapper.
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Gardens of the World: The Great Traditions

by Rory Stuart

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Published
2010
Condition
very good/very good
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780711231306
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$45.00

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Frances Lincoln, 2010. First edition. Hardcover. very good/very good. Quarto. 256pp. Very nice copy in dust jacket. In a brodart protective wrapper.
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Modern Japanese Art of Flower Arrangements; Volume VI

by Seika Nishizaka

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Published
1956
Condition
near fine
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$50.00

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Japan: Hanano-Shiori-Sha, 1956. Hardcover. near fine. Quarto. landscape. Moss green cloth. Paper title label. Purple ties. English text. Color illustrations. Painted by Tatsushi Higuchi,. Translated by Michiko Nakata. Errata slip loosely laid in. Name on cloth front cover. In brown paper folder.
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The Art and Craft of Garden Making

by Thomas H. Mawson

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Published
1912
Edition
fourth edition
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$400.00

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London: B.T. Batsford, 1912. fourth edition. Hardcover. Large quarto. ( 14" x 10") Brown cloth over green leather spine. Gilt lettering and design to cover and gilt lettering to spine. Some sunning to spine. 404pp. Color frontispiece, black and white photographs,and pen and ink drawings. Some light water staining at bottom edges of some… Read more
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Gardens in time

by Alain Le Toquin

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Published
2006
Condition
vg/vg
ISBN
9780810930926
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Abrams, 2006. Hardcover. vg/vg. Quarto. 319pp A very nice copy in an equally nice dust jacket. In a brodart protective wrapper.
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POLITE LANDSCAPES: GARDENS AND SOCIETY IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLAND

by TOM WILLIAMSON

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Published
1995
Condition
nf/nf
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780801852053
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John Hopkins, 1995. First edition. Hardcover. nf/nf. Octavo. 182pp A very nice copy in an equally nice dust jacket. Name of former owner on front endpaper. Protected in an archival wrapper.
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The Modern Garden

by Jane Brown

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Published
2000
Condition
f/f
Edition
First printing
ISBN
9781568982380
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$25.00

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Princeton Architectural Press, 2000. First printing. Hardcover. f/f. Quarto. 223pp A fine copy in an equally nice dust jacket. Protected in mylar cover.
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