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KEW GARDENS
Written by A.R. Hope Moncrieff. Illustrated by T. Mower Martin.
Stock no. 2137591
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1908. Good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title and decorations to spine. Dark and yellow title and decorations to front cover (variant binding). In the A and C Black 6 Shillings series. 24 colour plates. Bumping and wear to covers. Some uneven fading/mottling. Foxing. A few plates have a pink stain to them.

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THE CHARM OF GARDENS
Written by Dion Clayton Calthrop.
Stock no. 2137469
Published by Adam & Charles Black. 1st 1910. Almost very good condition.

32 colour plates. Large format. Green cloth with gilt titles to spine and front cover; some decorations also. Top edge gilt. A. & C. Black Colour Book 7s 6d Series. 239 pages plus 4 page original booklist to rear. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Chipping and splitting to both side of top of spine; some fraying to cloth; also a bit browned. Some marks to rear cover. Inscription in ink to prelims. Some foxing and browning throughout.

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GARDENS OF SOUTH AFRICA
Written by Dorothea Fairbridge. Illustrated by Elizabeth Drake; Ethel Driscoll; E. Barter.
Stock no. 2137418
Published by T. Maskew Miller. 1934. Almost very good condition.

Green covers with gilt titles and cream borders. 28 colour plates. With some chapters on Practical Gardening under South African conditions and some Notes of the Cultivation of South African Wild Flowers. Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Scattered foxing - heavy in places.

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ROYAL PALACES AND GARDENS
Written by Mima Nixon. Illustrated by Mima Nixon.
Stock no. 2137169
Published by A. & C. Black Ltd.. 1st 1916. Almost very good condition.

A. & C. Black Colour Book 20 Shilling Series. Beautifully illustrated with 60 tipped-in colour plates. 9.75 x 7.25 ins. Red cloth with illustrated front board and spine. Gilt titles to front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. Spine is browned with some bumping; a little fraying to cloth at each corner at top and tail. Rest of cover have uneven fading and marks with some wear/rubbing to white decorations. Bookplates to front pastedown. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Page and margin browning, but contents are generally still very good. All plates present.

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KIFTSGATE COURT GARDENS: THREE GENERATIONS OF WOMEN GARENERS
Written by Vanessa Berridge; Robin Lane Fox.
Stock no. 2136345
Published by Merrell Publishers Limited. 1st 2019. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781858946696. Small knock to top of spine. Contents are fine! Wrapper has light edge-creasing.

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THE GENIUS OF THE PLACE THE ENGLISH LANDSCAPE GARDEN 1620-1820
Written by John Dixon-Hunt; Peter Willis.
Stock no. 2136235
Published by Elek Books. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 023631033X. A few knocks to corners. Page edge browning; a few foxspots. Wrapper is faded to spine with some edge-creasing; couple of nicks to corners.

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HEAD GARDENERS
Written by Ambra Edwards.
Stock no. 2136099
Published by Pimpernel Press Limited. 1st 2017. Slightly better than very good condition.

Colour pictorial boards. Photographs by Charlie Hopkinson. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9781910258743.

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CAPABILITY BROWN & BELVOIR: DISCOVERING A LOST LANDSCAPE
Written by Duchess Of Rutland; Jane Pruden; Alan Titchmarsh.
Stock no. 2135759
Published by Nick McCann Associates Ltd. 2015. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Green cloth with gilt titles. Marbled endpapers. Colour photos throughout. Photos by Nick Hugh McCann. Foreword by Titchmarsh. ISBN: 9780951689165. Some wear along cover edges. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE BARN GARDEN: MAKING A PLACE
Written by Tom Stuart-Smith; Sue Stuart-Smith.
Stock no. 2135411
Published by Serge Hill Books. 2011. Slightly better than very good condition.

Oblong format. Card wraps. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780956864000. Couple of tiny knocks along cover edges. Contents are excellent!

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CAPABILITY BROWN & BELVOIR: DISCOVERING A LOST LANDSCAPE
Written by Duchess Of Rutland; Jane Pruden; Alan Titchmarsh.
Stock no. 2135368
Published by Nick McCann Associates Ltd. 1st 2015. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Green cloth with gilt titles. Marbled endpapers. Colour photos throughout. Photos by Nick Hugh McCann. Foreword by Titchmarsh. ISBN: 9780951689165. SIGNED by The Duchess of Rutland to title page. Couple of knocks along cover edges. Wrapper is a bit edge-creased.

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CAPABILITY BROWN & BELVOIR: DISCOVERING A LOST LANDSCAPE
Written by Duchess Of Rutland; Jane Pruden; Alan Titchmarsh.
Stock no. 2135362
Published by Nick McCann Associates Ltd. 1st 2015. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Green cloth with gilt titles. Marbled endpapers. Colour photos throughout. Photos by Nick Hugh McCann. Foreword by Titchmarsh. ISBN: 9780951689165. SIGNED by The Duchess of Rutland to title page. Wear to cover edges. Indentation marks to covers. Contents are still excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased with some fading to couple of edges; large closed tear to top of spine on rear panel.

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CHARLES BRIDGEMAN AND THE ENGLISH LANDSCAPE GARDEN
Written by Peter Willis.
Stock no. 1822311
Published by A. Zwemmer. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Charles Bridgeman is the unsung pioneer in the establishment of le jardin anglais, that remarkable English invention which was to seep eighteenth-century Europe. A monograph devoted to the study of Bridgeman's life and work. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates. ISBN: 0302027777. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed with a small closed tear (no loss) to top of spine.

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