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New Landscape Design

By: HOLDEN, Robert

Price: £12.25

Publisher: London, Laurence King Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 003988

ISBN: 1856692906

Condition: New


Well illustrated, quarto, pp 192, a very good copy in d.w. [An exciting international view.] View more info

People, Landscape and Alternative Agriculture - essays for Joan Thirsk

By: Hoyle, R.W. (editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Exeter, British Agricultural History Society: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012378

ISBN: 0903269031

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, large slim octavo, pp xii, 148, paperback, the slightest signs of use, but really a very good copy. [Includes David Hey's "Barlow: the landscape history of a Peak District township"; John Chartres on Pontefract's liquorice; Christopher Dyer on goats in medieval England, Richard Hoyle on woad etc.] View more info

Designing the New Landscape

By: LYALL, Sutherland

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1991

Seller ID: 006853

ISBN: 0500015023


Foreword by Jellicoe, well illustrated, quarto, pp 240, a good copy in slightly worn and frayed dustwrapper. [This hardback edition is now out of print.] View more info

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Reflecting Nature - Garden Designs from Wild Landscapes

By: Malitz, Jerome & Malitz, Seth

Price: £18.50

Publisher: Portland, Timber Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012509

ISBN: 0881924555

Condition: As New


Well illustrated, large horizontal octavo, pp 267, a very good copy in a very slightly worn dustwrapper which is a little faded on its spine. [This inspirational photographic essay by a father-son team shows a variety of natural landscapes - permutations of water, rocks, forests, and meadows - and shows how they can be echoed in smaller garden settings.] View more info

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Forest Restoration in Landscapes - Beyong Planting Trees

By: Mansourian, Stephanie; Vallauri, Daniel & Dudley, Nigel (editors)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: New York, Springer: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011262

ISBN: 0387255257

Condition: Good


Illustrated, large 8vo, pp xxviii, 437, a couple of tiny marks to the fore-edge, private owner's blind-stamp on the title page, otherwise very clean internally, pictorial poards, cornes a little bumped, otherwise a good copy. [This book, published in cooperation with WWF International, integrates the restoration of forest functions into landscape conservation plans. The contents represent the collective body of knowledge and experience of WWF and its many partners - collected here for the first time. This guide will serve as a first stop for practitioners and researchers in many organizations... View more info

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Roberto Burle Marx - the Lyrical Landscape

By: Montero, Marta Iris

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 2001

Seller ID: 008419

ISBN: 0520232909

Condition: New


NEW. Very well illustrated, large horizontal 8vo, pp 208, a very good copy. [One of the most influential landscape and garden designers of the twentieth century, Roberto Burle Marx (1909-1993) has inspired generations of gardens around the world. His sweeping forms and painterly approach to planting were revolutionary when they first came to public attention in the 1930s, and many contemporary designs today owe his vision a great debt. Born in Sao Paulo, Brazil, the son of German emigrants, Burle Marx studied painting in Rio de Janeiro, an aspect of his work that persisted throughout his caree... View more info

East Anglian Studies

By: Munby, Lionel M. (ed)

Price: £11.50

Publisher: Cambridge, W. Heffer & Sons Ltd.: 1968

Seller ID: 005290


A few illustrations, pp xiv, 207, very slight signs of spotting to the blue cloth, otherwise a very good tight sound copy in a dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and only showing the slightest signs of wear. [Eight essays, including The Rivers of Norfolk and South Suffolk, the Suffolk landscape, Colchester in the Eighteenth Century etc]. View more info

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Managing the Human Impact on the Natural Environment : Patterns and Processes

By: Newson, Malcolm (editor)

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London & New York, Belhaven Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010768

ISBN: 1852931841

Condition: Very Good


A few illustrations, large 8vo, pp xxii, 282, green cloth, Dr Peter Moore's copy with his small label on the front endpaper, otherewise a very good copy. [Based on a successful undergraduate course, this is designed to be a core textbook on the physical processes of the natural environment and the human use and abuse of it. Looking at the principles and practices of environment management the final section of the book looks to the future and our abilities to plan and control management strategies. The particular perspective applied here is from the discipline of geography, which the editor arg... View more info

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The Art of Landscape Gardening : including his Sketches and Hints on Landscape Gardening, andTheory and Practice of Landscape Gardening

By: Repton, Humphry (edited by John Nolen)

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London & New York, Archibald Constable & Co Ltd & Houghton Mifflin and Company: 1907

Seller ID: 014604

Condition: Good


Illustrated with 22 black and white plates (of which nine have overlays), 28 text figures, and a colour frontispiece (also with an overlay), octavo, pp xxiv, 252, fore-edge and bottom edge uncut, decorated cloth gilt, a little marked, faded and worn, spine head frayed, the book has been re-cased at some time, with new endpapers. View more info

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FLO - A Biography of Frederick Law Olmsted

By: Roper, Laura Wood

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Baltimore, The John Hopkins University Press: 1983

Seller ID: 003237

ISBN: 0801830184

Condition: Very Good


A few illustrations, 8vo, pp xvii, 555, paperback, slight wrinkling of the spine, a slight bruiseat the top of the upper cover, otherwise a nearly new copy. (In this definitive biography of the "father of landscape architecture," the author captures the full range of Olmsted's contributions to American thought and institutions as well as to its landscape. This book is more than a biography; it is a reaffirmation of a neglected American hero.] View more info

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Stowe: A Description of the Magnificent House and Gardens of the Right Honourable Richard Grenville Temple, Earl Temple, Viscount and Baron Cobham. A New Edition, with all the alterations and improvements that have been made therin.{Rosemary Verey copy}

By: Seeley, Benton

Price: £750.00

Publisher: St Paul's Churchyard; Buckingham and Stowe, J. & F. Rivington; B. Seeley & T. Hodginkson: 1773

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 015334

Condition: Good


A New Edition. Engraved folding frontispiece, slightly worn at the folds and margins, plates I - VI, an un-numbered plate (Temple of Concord etc), plate VIII, another un-numbered plate (Gothic Temple etc), plate XI, plus 7 plans, a large folding plan of the house and a large folding elevation, some age-toning and a little wear and foxing throughout, full contemporary calf, rebacked at some time with the remains of the original spine laid down, a little marking and wear but still an attractive copy. With the bookplate of Rosemary Verey, and also the early book label of Ann Portman. [Most copies... View more info

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Open Air Sculpture in Britain - a comprehensive guide

By: Strachan, W.J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, A. Zwemmer Ltd - The Tate Gallery: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010666

ISBN: 0302027491

Condition: Very Good


Well illustrated with small black and white photographs, small 8vo, pp 280, paperback, the slightest signs of wear, covers slightly age-toned. View more info

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Replanning Britain, being a summarized report of the Oxford Conference of the Town and Country Planning Association, Spring 1941

By: Towndrow, F.E.

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007885

Condition: Good


pp 173, very clean internally, front endpaper with a turned corner, black cloth a little faded and worn. View more info

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Garden Craft in Europe

By: Triggs, H. Inigo

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015252

Condition: Good


Very well illustrated, small thick quarto, pp xii, 332, hinge at half-title slightly cracked, endpapers a little foxed and occasional light foxing on the collotype plates, otherwise clean and sound internally, decorated cloth, rubbed, corners very slightly exposed, bottom edge a little shelf-rubbed, spine head slightly pulled. [A heavy book - extra postage may be needed] View more info

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Capability Brown and the Eighteenth Century English Landscape

By: Turner, Roger

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012630

ISBN: 0297787349

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, large octavo, pp 204, pages very slightly age-toned at the margins, a neat name and date on the front endpaper, otherwise very clean internally, binding leaning very slightly otherwise brown cloth in very good condition, in a very slightly worn dustwrapper. View more info

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English Garden Design - history and styles since 1650 [Fred Whitsey's copy]

By: Turner, Tom

Price: £13.50

Publisher: Woodbridge, Antique Collectors' Club: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012481

ISBN: 0907462251

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, small quarto, pp 238, a very good copy in a very slightly worn and price-clipped dustwrapper. [Fred Whitsey's copy with his bookplate. He was the gardening correspondent of the Sunday and Daily Telegraph for a total of 45 years. A quiet unassuming man, a pacifist, a notable amateur violin player and a great gardener.] View more info

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Principles and practices of Grading, Drainage and Road Alignment: an ecological approach

By: Untermann, Richard K.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Reston, Virginia, Reston Publishing Company, Inc.: 1978

Seller ID: 008265

ISBN: 0879096411

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, large 8vo, pp xii, 297, tiny owner's name on front endpaper, the slightest of wear to the cloth, otherwise a very good clean hardback copy. View more info

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Vanishing Tuscan landscapes. Landscape ecology of a submediterranean-Montane area (Solano Vasin, Tuscany, Italy)

By: Vos, Willem & Stortelder, Anton

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Wageningen, Pudoc Scientific Publishers: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010770

ISBN: 9022009645

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, tall quarto, pp 404, a large folding map in rear pocket, pictorial laminated boards very slightly rubbed, a very good copy. [Very heavy - extra postage may be required.] View more info

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American Designed Landscapes - a photographic interpretation

By: Ward, Alan

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Washington, Spacemaker Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014302

ISBN: 1888931094

Condition: As New


Well illustrated throughout, large horizontal quarto, pp 128, a very good clean copy in a dustwrapper showing just the slightest signs of shelf wear. View more info

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The Tropical Garden

By: Warren, William

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010577

ISBN: 0500015120

Condition: Very Good


Well illustrated, quarto, pp 224, a very good copy in a very slightly worn dustwrapper. View more info