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4 Gardens in One: The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

By: Bown, Deni

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, HMSO, 1992

Edition: 1st edition


viii, 211pp. Full colour throughout. Unmarked, or faded. No inscriptions View more info

A BOOK ABOUT ROSES How to Grow & Show Them

By: Hole, S.Reynolds

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold, 1904

Edition: 21st impression


298, [16 ads]pp. Cream cloth with gilt titles and rose decorations. Trifle rubbed but a sound and attractive copy. No fading or wear. View more info

A BOOK OF FLOWERS

By: Sitwell, Edith

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan & Co., 1952

Edition: 1st edition


x, 314pp. No inscriptions, wear, marks or clipping. A trifle dulled to the mauve cloth. View more info

A Camera in the Garden

By: Angel, Heather

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Quiller Press, 1984

Edition: 1st edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


160pp View more info

A CONCISE AND PRACTICAL TREATISE ON THE GROWTH AND CULTURE OF THE CARNATION, PINK, AURICULA, POLYANTHUS, RANUNCULUS, TULIP, HYACINTH, ROSE AND OTHER FLOWERS

By: Hogg, Thomas

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Whittaker, Treacher and Co., 1823

Edition: fourth edition, with Additions


xxxi, 327pp, 6 hand-coloured litographic plates. Original plain cloth binding with paper label. Trifle rubbed and small tear to the upper front joint. Shaken binding but complete. View more info

A DIVERSITY OF PLANTS

By: Synge, Patrick,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Bles, 1953

Edition: 1st edition


144pp, index, illus., octavo, d.j., v.g. condition, d.j. a little chipped. Synge was the editor of the RHS Journal. View more info

A Gardener's Dozen

By: Scott-James, Anne

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, BBC, 1980

Edition: 1st edition


178pp. B/w photos throughout. Each month described by a different writer including Christopher Lloyd, Beth Chatto Alan Bloom, Wilfred Blunt etc. View more info

A HANDBOOK OF TROPICAL GARDENING AND PLANTING

By: Macmillan, H.F.

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Columbo, H.W.Cave & Co., 1914

Edition: second Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and dedication by the author


x, 662pp, ads at rear. Attractive ribbed turquoise cloth, gilt titles with single embossed ruled border. Trifle rubbing to the titles and fore-edge a trifle foxed. Printed on high quality paper. Author's #compliments and kind regards' tot he front free end-paper in ink. A nice book. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. View more info

A Little History of British Gardening

By: Uglow, Jenny

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus, 2004

Edition: 1st edition, 1st impression


142pp. Owners name and notes to the blank end-papers. Otherwise a fine unclipped copy. View more info

A Paradise Out of a Common Field : The Pleasures and Plenty of the Victorian Garden

By: Morgan, Joan; Richards, Alison

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Century, 1990

Edition: 1st edition


256pp. Attractive pictorial d.j.[trifle rubbed]. Illustrated throughout. View more info

A Photographic Garden History : A Personal Tour Around the Great Gardens of the World

By: Phillips, Roger; Foy, Nicky

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan, 1995

Inscription: Signed by Authors


320pp. A fine copy signed by both authors on the title-page. Colour photographs throughout View more info

A TOUR ROUND MY GARDEN Translated from the French of Alphonse Karr. Revised and edited by The Rev.J.G.Wood

By: Woods, Rev. J.G.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, G. Routledge & Co., 1855

Edition: 1st edition


xii, 332, 8 [pub. cat.] pp. 117 illustrations drawn by William Harvey and engraved by the brothers Dalziel. A fine example bound in the origianl red cloth with a gilt block decoration to the front board of a man resting on a garden roller. No wear or fading. Nice contemporary gift inscription dated1855. A beautiful copy View more info

ABOUT ENGLISH GARDENS

By: Gloag, M.R.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Methuen, 1906

Edition: 1st edition


340pp, 40pp pub. ads, fine copy but a trifle foxing to fore-edge. Colour illustrations of Ham House, Hatfield, Knole etc. Purple buckram, gilt View more info

AMATEUR GARDENING For Town And Country Volume VIII

By: Amateur Gardening

Price: £225.00

Publisher: London, Collingridge, 1892

Edition: Original Issues


xii, 548pp 52 full-page litho coloured plates engraved by Collingridge and hundreds of text engravings. May 1891 to April 1892. Issues Nos366 to 417 bound in a contemporary half-cloth binding with marbled boards.A fine clean and tight copy with a wonderful set of colour flower plates each bound in front of the weekly magazine 'For the home producer, poltry yard, apiary, and household'. View more info

American Gardens of the Nineteenth Century : For Comfort and Affluence

By: Leighton, Ann

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Amhurst, University of Massachusetts Press, 1987

Edition: 1st edition


395pp Illustrated throughout. Purple illus. d.j. [trifle rubbed to the edges but no loss] View more info