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The Tulip

By: Anna Pavord

Price: £25.00

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03982

ISBN: 0747542961

Condition: Very Good


The Tulip'; is not a gardening book. It is the story of a flower that has made men mad. Greed, desire , anguish, devotion have all played their part in the development of the tulip from wild flower of the Asian steppes to the world-wide phenomenon it is today. Sumptuously illustrated from a wide range of sources, the book also features descriptions of eighty wild-species tulips and several hundred garden varieties. There are small marks to the green boards and the D/W is priced clipped. View more info

Miniature trees and Shrubs

By: Ashberry Anne

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Nicholas Kaye Ltd: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01615

Condition: Good


This book is written for the people who are interested in growing miniature trees and shrubs, whether in trough gardens or for rock gardens. The d/w shows signs of usage and the pages have light foxing , and there is a dedication on the inside of the front cover. View more info

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Mushroom Growing To-Day

By: Atkins F.C.

Price: £11.30

Publisher: london, Faber and faber: 1972

Sellers ID: 01879

ISBN: 0571047939

Condition: Good


The book is good but is ex library the d/w is sound but is a bit baggy and self worn usual library stamps. There is a tear in the fly leaf on the cover. View more info

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Edward Bawden's Kew Gardens

By: Brian Webb; Peyton Skipwith

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Victoria & Albert Museum: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03737

ISBN: 1851777792

Condition: Fine


This book celebrates the delightful infatuation that Edward Bawden, painter, illustrator and graphic artist had with Kew Gardens London, and draws on the illustrations, posters and linocuts of Kew he made over 60 years. A fine clean and tight copy. View more info

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Pelargoniums for all purposes

By: Cross John

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, W.H. & L. Collingridge Ltd: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01627

Condition: Good


The d/w shows light shelf wear. View more info

planning and planting the small garden

By: dawson oliver

Price: £12.00

Publisher: london, collingridge: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01619

Condition: Good


Book is nibbled and self worn with a dedication with black and white pictures and is price clipped. View more info

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Success with Clematis

By: Fisk J.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Garden book club: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01800

Condition: Good


The d/w is badly worn and chipped. View more info

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Gardeners' World: Practical Gardening Course : The Complete Book of Gardening Techniques

By: Hamilton, Geoff

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., BBC Books: 1998

Edition: Reprint.

Sellers ID: 02382

ISBN: 0563362677

Condition: Very Good


Geoff Hamilton in this book shares his wealth of hands - on horticultural experience making this the ultimate reference book full of tried-and -tested Barnsdale methods. View more info

Ornamental Shrubs : June Flowering

By: Hyams Edward.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London UK, Garden Book club: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02018

Condition: Very Good


There is some age related fading to the end -papers and the D/W tearing to the spine corners, and some marks on the back. View more info

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The Rose

By: Jennifer Potter

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Atlantic Books: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03870

ISBN: 1848878346

Condition: Near Fine


In ' The Rose', the acclaimed horticultural historian Jennifer Potter shows what, exactly, gives this most fragrant flower its potency in societies around the world. Beginning her story in the Greek and Roman empires, she travels across Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the Americas to unravel its evolution from simple briar of the Northern Hemisphere to the height of cultivated perfection found in rose gardens today. The D/W is priced clipped. It also has small wear to the lower front corner on the D/W. A tight ,clean copy. View more info

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An Englishwoman's Garden.

By: Penn, Helen

Price: £18.00

Publisher: 1993, BBC Books: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02155

ISBN: 0563364300

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated with magnificent specially - commissioned photographs, this book is a celebration of the enormous skill and devotion of the many women who have transformed gardening into an inspirational art form. The D/W is baggy and creased. View more info

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The Apple Orchard: The Story of Our Most English Fruit

By: Pete Brown

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Particular Books: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 04563

ISBN: 1846148839

Condition: Very Good


Through the seasons in England's apple-growing heartlands, Pete Brown uncovers the magic and folklore of our most familiar fruit, showing its place at the heart of our lives. This is a signed copy. View more info

Tomatoes and cucumbers

By: Richards A.A.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: southampton, collingridge ltd: 1967

Sellers ID: 01624

Condition: Good


This book is all about how to grow successfully Tomatoes and Cucumbers View more info

Landscape with weeds

By: Rose Graham

Price: £12.00

Publisher: london, Elm tree books: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01568

ISBN: 0241103533

Condition: Very Good


this book is all about landscaping with weeds.Book and d/w in v/good condition. View more info

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Chrysanthemum Growing

By: Shewwell-Cooper W.E.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Allan Wingate ( Publishers) Ltd: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03644

Condition: Very Good


The author sets out to explain in calendar form the work of the grower through the stages of propagation from stools, potting on, stopping, timi9ng, disbudding, feeding, summer and autumn treatment and the like. Space is also given to those who aspire to exhibition work, and there are some useful hints on judging and display. The text block is lightly discoloured on its edges and the D/W has wear and small tears to its edges and corners. A good reading copy. View more info

Organic Surface Cultivation

By: Smith Gerard F.r.h.s

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01369

Condition: Good


This book has no d/w and has black and white illustrations foxing on edge of pages and is a bit gruby but a useful book. View more info

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Christopher Lloyd His Life at Great Dixter

By: Stephen Anderton

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Chatto & Windus Ltd: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03757

ISBN: 0701181133

Condition: Fine


Christopher Lloyd was one of the greatest English gardeners of the twentieth century, perhaps the finest plantsman of them all. His creation is the garden at Great Dixter in East Sussex. This enjoyable and revealing book is also the story of Dixter from 1910 to 2006, a unique, unbroken history of one English house and one English garden spanning a century. A fine, clean and tight book. View more info

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A Brush with Brown: The Landscapes of Capability Brown

By: Tim Scott-Bolton

Price: £25.00

Publisher: UK, The Dovecote Press: 2016

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04546

ISBN: 0992915139

Condition: Very Good


The author has breathed new life into our view of Brown's achievements. No other contemporary painter is as well known for their ability to capture the full glory of the country house in its rural setting. For forty years he has travelled round Britain, painting many of its most distinguished houses, yet - remarkably - this is the author first book. A good, clean book. View more info

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Annuals and Biennials (Royal Horticultural Society Plant Guides)

By: unknown

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02201

ISBN: 0751304484

Condition: Very Good


In this plant guide you will find instant reference to every type of garden plant. Featured in each guide is an easy - to use catalogue of plant portraits in colour, helping you to identify, choose and grow all your favorite varieties. View more info

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The Scottish Gardener

By: Urquhart, Suki

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Birlinn Publishing: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03564

ISBN: 1841583634

Condition: Fine


This lavishly illustrated book celebrates the extraordinary diversity of Scottish gardens and their creators, whether they be herbalists, plant collectors, nurserymen, botanists, artists or amateurs. It also traces the development of different types of garden - monastic gardens-royal gardens, walled gardens and town and village gardens - through the ages. There is a little light wear to the D/W corners. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info