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Natural History: Gardening & Horticulture

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Natural History: Gardening & Horticulture

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1 Restoring American Gardens: An Encyclopedia of Heirloom Ornamental Plants 1640-1940
Adams, Denise Wiles Timber Press Oregon, USA 2004 0881926191 / 9780881926194 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Minor bruising to spine ends and a short tear to the bottom edge of the dust jacket at the spine. Clean condition. No names, inscriptions or other marks. A slight wave to the bottom textblock edge. Dust jacket not price clipped [29.99]. 419pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 305175 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
16 Plants in Garden History
Hobhouse, Penelope Pavilion Books Limited 2004 1862056609 / 9781862056602 Soft cover Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Large illustrated soft back in excellent, near fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. 336pp. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 305247 
Price: 11.00 GBP

 
 
2 Gardens on a Higher Level: For Windows, Balconies and Courtyards
Ashberry, Anne ; line drawings and photographs by N. Creina Glegg The Garden Book Club Charing Cross Road, London 1969 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original green boards, a little faded at spine ends. The binding is firm and pages clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed at spine ends and corners. 152pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear film sleeve. This is loose-fitting and does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way. 305554 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
17 Practical Plant Protection
Holmes, E.; With a Foreword By Sir James Scott Watson Constable & Company Ltd 1955 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Original green boards. In nice, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The dust jacket is darkened at the spine and edges, has a few marks and has some small pieces missing at the spine ends. Not price-clipped. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. xii, 252pp. 031365 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
 
3 Gardens on a Higher Level: For Windows, Balconies and Courtyards
Ashberry, Anne ; line drawings and photographs by N. Creina Glegg The Garden Book Club Charing Cross Road, London 1969 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original green boards, a little faded at spine ends. The binding is firm and pages clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed at spine ends and corners and is quite noticeably darkened / browned at the spine and all edges. 152pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear film sleeve. This is loose-fitting and does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way. 305555 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
18 The Beginner's Garden
King, Mrs. Francis Charles Scribner's Sons New York and London 1927 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original boards, faded at the edges and spine. Spine dull. Light rubs to spine ends. The binding is firm and pages clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Foredges deckled / untrimmed. pp. xii, 125. 305470 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
4 The Natural Gardener
Bourne, Val Frances Lincoln Limited 2004 0711228124 / 9780711228122 Soft Cover NEW 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Brand new paperback. RRP 14.99. Winner of The Garden Writers' Guild Book of the Year Award 2005 The Natural Gardener shows exactly how you can use organic principles to create not only a healthy garden, with the balance to control garden pests and other hazards in an environmentally friendly way, but also one that has a special beauty. The book is brimful of ideas and information on how to create a rich, healthy, living landscape where the snuffle of a hedgehog, the moving shimmer of insects, or a cloud of butterflies are as much a dimension of the pleasure the garden brings as the beauty of the diverse range of flowers, fruits and leaves that sustain them. 168pp. 037071 
Price: 12.74 GBP

 
19 An Hour in the Garden
Kirton, Meredith Murdoch Books 2006 1740458222 / 9781740458221 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
In very good condition. Clean, tight unmarked. Appears little used / unused. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. A few very minor rubs to corners. 191pp. A heavy book - packaged weight may exceed 1KG, in which case a postage supplement will apply outside the UK mainland. Small charge may apply to islands, N. Ireland and Scottish highlands; other overseas destinations are likely to incur an extra charge which will be charged at cost. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 046252 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
5 The Natural Gardener: The Way We All Want to Garden
Bourne, Val Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd 2004 0711228124 / 9780711228122 Soft Cover NEW 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Brand new paperback. RRP 14.99. Winner of The Garden Writers' Guild Book of the Year Award 2005 The Natural Gardener shows exactly how you can use organic principles to create not only a healthy garden, with the balance to control garden pests and other hazards in an environmentally friendly way, but also one that has a special beauty. The book is brimful of ideas and information on how to create a rich, healthy, living landscape where the snuffle of a hedgehog, the moving shimmer of insects, or a cloud of butterflies are as much a dimension of the pleasure the garden brings as the beauty of the diverse range of flowers, fruits and leaves that sustain them. 168pp. 041233 
Price: 12.74 GBP

 
20 Garden Guide
Koch-Isenburg, Ludwig Thames and Hudson London 1965 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Green cloth boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. Slightly faded spine and minor bruising to dust jacket edges. No names, inscriptions or other marks. 251pp. This book shows how the garden can be planned to play its part in modern living. New plants, new materials, new designs call for fresh skills in garden design and layout. 304677 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
 
6 Earthworms Unlimited
Brown, Amy Kangaroo Press Pty.Ltd ,Australia East Roseville, NSW, Australia 1997 0864176317 / 9780864176318 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Creasing to the top corners of the covers. Otherwise very good, clean and tight condition. No names or inscriptions. 80pp. This book provides practical information for those who want to try their hand at raising and breeding earthworms. From tips on planning your project to basic equipment, storage and harvesting, it provides a complete overview of the essentials of backyard earthworm farming. And for those who want to make money, it shows how worm farming can be a very profitable venture. 006040 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
21 The Allotment Cookbook: Grow, Cook and Eat with the Seasons
Lawrence, Pete Weidenfeld and Nicholson 2016 0297871099 / 9780297871095 Hardcover New No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
New hardback. RRP. 14.99. Following a year in the garden The Allotment Cookbook is a beautiful guide to growing and cooking with the rhythm of the seasons. 266pp. 305220 
Price: 11.99 GBP

 
 
7 The Commonsense Gardener
Buczacki, Stefan Frances Lincoln 2004 0711222649 / 9780711222649 Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback and dust jacket in near fine condition. Sight rubs to the corners. Appears unused. Dust jacket RRP 19.99. 176pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 304680 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
22 Lost Demesnes: Irish Landscape Gardening, 1660-1845
Malins, Edward & The Knight of Glin ; foreword by Desmond Guinness Barrie & Jenkins Ltd London 1976 0214202755 / 9780214202759 Hardcover Very Good Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Black boards. There is a gift inscription written on the half-title page. The book is otherwise in VG clean condition. The dust jacket is worn at the edges, with some short tears and some loss to the top edge of the back cover. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. pp. xvi, 208. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 303984 
Price: 40.00 GBP

 
 
8 The Organic Vegetable Gardener
Cuthbertson, Yvonne Guild of Master Craftsmen Publications Lewes, East Sussex 2011 1861088167 / 9781861088161 Soft cover New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
New soft back. RRP. 14.99. 175pp. This book offers everything readers need to know to grow tasty organic vegetables outdoors - whether in a garden, allotment or on their window ledge! It is suitable for beginners and includes a handy directory. This latest title, from a growing and successful series, is by an UK author. A productive, attractive vegetable garden bursting with colour and flavour forms the heart and soul of any garden, no matter how small. The satisfaction gained from knowing where your food has come from, that it is fresh, seasonal and free from toxic chemicals cannot be beaten. "The Organic Vegetable Gardener" allows you to discover the joy of growing your own mouth-watering organic crops, covering all aspects of preparation and cultivation through to harvesting. All the practical information you'll need to get started is covered - choosing the best site, preparation and design. Sowing seed, growing plants indoors and outdoors, in containers or in beds, crop rotation, dealing with pests and diseases and harvesting are also explained in detail. Finally, a comprehensive directory of popular vegetable species and varieties provides an easy-reference guide when choosing what to grow. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 300738 
Price: 11.99 GBP

 
23 Bush Fruits [Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food - Bulletin No. 4]
Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food HMSO | Her Majesty's Stationery Office 1965 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Eighth edition. First published in 1930. Some minor marks and creasing to the covers. Inside all in very good, clean condition. Colour frontis. pp. v, 70, [2]. 306220 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
9 Southwest Gardening: A book written in simple language for the gardening novice residing in the Southwest - New Mexico and the states surrounding it
Doolittle, Rosalie; Tiedebohl, Harriet The University of New Mexico Press 1991 0826300278 / 9780826300270 9th Printing Paperback Very Good 8vo - 8" Tall 
In very good clean condition, but there is a lightened patch on the spine / part of the back cover of the book. No names or inscriptions. 222pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 050138 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
24 The Historic Gardens of England : Oxfordshire
Mowl, Timothy Tempus Publishing 2007 0752440861 / 9780752440866 Soft cover New Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
A new copy, now out of print. RRP. 17.99. Oxfordshire has historic gardens and landscapes which range from the medieval remains of the Bower of Henry II's mistress at Woodstock, in what is now Blenheim Park, to... Raymond Blanc's inspired series of garden rooms which surround his restaurant... William Kent's... landscape... at Rousham...and at Wroxton Abbey, near Banbury, there is the ghost of a Willow Pattern garden originally designed with a cascade, serpentine river for boating and Chinese and Gothick retreats. 300819 
Price: 17.99 GBP

 
 
10 Perfume in the Garden
Genders, Roy Museum Press Limited London 1955 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 12mo - over 6z - 7z" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original black boards. Lightly bruised spine ends. Binding firm and pages clean. The dust jacket has some tears and minor loss to the edges. Front flap not price clipped. pp.160. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105801 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
25 Surrey Gardens
Parker, Eric ; illustrated by William McLaren B. T. Batsford Ltd London 1954 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original green boards. Small bump to the bottom corner of the front board. Binding nice and firm and pages clean. A little foxing to the top outer closed textblock edge. pp. xii, 259. The dust jacket is very good - has a few minor rubs to the edges, a short nick in the bottom edge of the front cover and front flap price clipped. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 105658 
Price: 11.00 GBP

 
 
11 Oxford Gardens
Gray, Ronald & Frankl, Ernest The Pevensey Press 1987 0907115276 / 9780907115274 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. In very good, clean condition throughout. No names or inscriptions. 80pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 041472 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
26 Conservatory and Indoor Plants, Volume 2
Phillips, Roger; Rix, Martyn Pan Macmillan London, United Kingdom 1998 0330373765 / 9780330373760 Soft Cover Near Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Large soft back in excellent, near fine condition. RRP. 16.99. Clean, tight and unmarked. 319pp. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 027472 
Price: 11.00 GBP

 
 
12 Oxford Gardens
Gray, Ronald & Frankl, Ernest The Pevensey Press 1987 0907115276 / 9780907115274 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. In very good, clean condition throughout. No names or inscriptions. 80pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 034305 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
27 Traditional Gardens: Plans and Planting Designs
Platts, Roger Cassell Illustrated 2004 1844031330 / 9781844031337 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
In very good condition. Slight bumps to the corners but otherwise appears unused. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Inspirational garden designs and plantings from a winner of Best Show Garden at the Chelsea Flower Show. 144pp. 304683 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
13 Pukeiti: New Zealand's Finest Rhododendron Garden
Greenfield, Pat David Bateman Auckland 1997 1869532864 / 9781869532864 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Signed by Other
With a chapter on Pukeiti's Flora and Fauna by Graham Smith - Director of the Pukeiti Rhododendron Trust and the book is signed by him on the title page (dated 2001). Some quite heavy bumps to the top corners, and to a lesser extent, top corner of the textblock. Gift inscription written in ink on the front endpaper. Otherwise good. Binding sound. 120pp. A good reference copy. A large and HEAVY book - a significant postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK mainland, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK mainland; small charge likely for highlands, islands and N. Ireland. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our N. Oxfordshire shop premises if you would like to call in. 104914 
Price: 12.00 GBP

 
28 Peat in Horticulture (Applied Botany Series, Volume 3)
Robinson, D. W. & Lamb, J. G. D. (eds.) Published for the Horticultural Education Association By Academic Press 1975 0125901607 / 9780125901604 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
There is a short gift inscription written on the front endpaper. Minor rubs to the dust jacket edges. Dust jacket not price-clipped. pp. xii, 170. The DJ is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 050122 
Price: 28.00 GBP

 
 
14 The Gardener's Guide to Growing Daylilies
Grenfell, Diana David & Charles 1998 0715306952 / 9780715306956 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. No names or inscriptions. Dust jacket looks slightly faded. Not price clipped. 160pp. 304688 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
29 Geoff Hamilton: A Man and His Garden. A Portrait of Britian's Best-Loved Gardener
Search, Gay & Hamilton, Tony BBC Books 1998 0563384654 / 9780563384656 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
3rd impression. Original green boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in really nice clean condition. VG to near fine. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. Pages bright and clean. Binding firm. 192pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 045240 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
15 The Gardener's Atlas: The Origins, Discovery, and Cultivation of the World's Most Popular Garden Plants
Grimshaw, Dr. John Firefly Books 2002 1552976734 / 9781552976739 Soft cover Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Second hand soft back in excellent, near fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. 224pp. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 305246 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
30 From Bud to Seed: Great Annuals
Sharp, Carol (photographs) ; Foster, Clare (words by) Conran Octopus London 2001 1840911905 / 9781840911909 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback and dust jacket are both in excellent, fine condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Clean and tight. 96pp. 306117 
Price: 4.50 GBP

 
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