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Garden and Outdoor Design

By: N/A

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Kempen, New York, Byfeet, teNeues: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013196

ISBN: 3832793070

Condition: Very Good


Very well illustrated, small ocyavo, pp 222, flexible pictorial covers, a very good copy. View more info

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Ultimate Landscape Design

By: Bahamon, Alejandro (editor)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Tenues Publishing Group: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007934

ISBN: 3832790578

Condition: Very Good


Very well illustrated, thick quarto, pp 527, pictorial laminated boards, a very good copy. {Within the last few decades, the design of public spaces in both urban and rural areas has undergone important transformations. Factors such as technological, cultural, and social changes have all played a role in this shift. Now, both newly developed areas and regenerated urban centers challenge landscaping to go further than it has gone before. This book, organized into five geographical zones, gathers the best and most recent projects from around the world. Browse these pages to discover the ultimate... View more info

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Ultimate Landscape Design

By: Bahamon, Alejandro (editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tenues Publishing Group: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010471

ISBN: 3832790578

Condition: Very Good


Very well illustrated, thick quarto, pp 527, pictorial laminated boards, EXTREMELY LOOSE INTERNALLY, but an otherwise clean copy, useful as a working copy only. {Within the last few decades, the design of public spaces in both urban and rural areas has undergone important transformations. Factors such as technological, cultural, and social changes have all played a role in this shift. Now, both newly developed areas and regenerated urban centers challenge landscaping to go further than it has gone before. This book, organized into five geographical zones, gathers the best and most recent proje... View more info

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Period Gardens - Landscapes for Houses with History

By: Baldwin, Myles

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Miller's Point, Murdoch Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015157

ISBN: 1740459067

Condition: Very Good


Very well illustrated, large quarto, pp 256, decorated cloth, a tiny scuff to the upper corner of the dustwrapper, otherwise a very good copy indeed. [Landscape designer, Myles Baldwin shows how to create gardens that mesh sympathetically, authentically and workably with period homes. He identifies the defining features of the major design eras ranging from the Renaissance through to Modernism and presents a number of house and garden 'case studies' from Australia, Europe and the UK. There is a practical element, with advice on choosing stylistically appropriate plants, hard landscaping materi... View more info

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The Tropical Gardens of Burle Marx

By: Bardi, P.M.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The Architectural Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012443

Condition: Fair


Well illustrated, quarto, pp 160, green cloth rather rubbed, marked and worn, an ex-library copy with a rather unpleasant front endpaper where labels have been partially removed, stamps on both sides of the title page, and general signs uf use throughout. A good working copy, but no more. [Together with two extracts from "The Garden" on Burle Marx]. View more info

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Jane Austen and the English Landscape

By: Batey, Mavis

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Barn Elms: 1996

Seller ID: 008850

ISBN: 1899531025

Condition: Very Good


Very well illustrated, large horizontal quarto, pp 135, a very good copy in dustwrapper. Very well illustrated, large horizontal quarto, pp 135, a very good copy in dustwrapper. [Landscape historian Batey explores real and fictional settings of Austen's novels. In each chapter she uses a different Austen novel to discuss the style of gardens and landscapes during the early 19th century and Regency England. A continuing theme is the tension between Georgian propriety and the challenging Romantic ideals as they played out in the English landscape. Jane Austen was deeply inspired by the landscap... View more info

Gardens for the New Country Place - the Landscape Architecture of Edmund Hollander and Maryanne Connelly. [Contemporary Country Gardens and Inspiring Landscape Elements.]

By: Bennett, Paul

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Washington, Grayson Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 002873

ISBN: 0823020770


NEW. Very well illustrated, large horizontal quarto, pp 160, a very good copy in dustwrapper.[Gardens from the New York Metropolitan area designed on a grand scarle by the firm of Edmund Hollander Landscapes.] View more info

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Architectural Drawing and Lettering: A Manual of Practical Instruction in the Art of Drafting and Lettering for Architectural Purposes, Including the Principles of Shading and Rendering, and Practical Exercises in Design

By: Bourne, Frank A.; von Holst, H.V. & Brown, Frank Chouteau

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Chicago, American Technical Society: 1925

Seller ID: 013446

Condition: Fair


Illustrated, octavo, pp (2), 102, 48, 4, age-toned, a little weak internally, cloth slightly worn and frayed, very badly marked by ink on the upper cover. SCARCE. View more info

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Stonework for the Garden, including 16 easy-to-build projects

By: Bridgewater, Alan & Gill

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, New Holland: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014197

ISBN: 1859746217

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, quarto, pp 128, a very good copy in dustwrapper. [Using pavers, bricks, rocks and pebbles, this guide presents 16 projects for garden paths, walls and patio floors, as well as eye catching features such as a potting table or a sundial. Clear construction diagrams and concise text accompany every project for ease of use.] View more info

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Icons of Twentieth-Century Landscape design

By: Campbell, Katie

Price: £11.95

Publisher: London, Frances Lincoln: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012392

ISBN: 0711225338

Condition: Very Good


Very well illustrated, quarto, pp 176, a very good copy in a dustwrapper showing the faintest signs of use. Virtually as new. [The 29 landscape designs selected for this book have changed the way we look at designed outdoor spaces. They are examples of the ways in which 20th-century landscape designers have attempted to create a new style to reflect the modern age. All the landscapes still exist in some form and most can be visited. They range from Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater to Brenda Colville's Eggborough Power Station, Ian Hamilton Finlay's Little Sparta to Maya Lin's Vietnam War Me... View more info

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The Earth is My Canvas

By: Cane, Percy S.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Country Life: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014779

Condition: Fair


Illustrated, large octavo, pp 161, signature and date on front endpaper, endpapers slightly foxed, otherwise clean internally, cloth rather worn faded and blotched, cloth slightly bowed. A good working copy. View more info

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Garden Design - 1937

By: Cane, Percy S. (editor)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: 12, Cliveden Place, Eaton Square, London, Published by the editor: 1936

Seller ID: 012543

Condition: Good


Well illustrated, with photographs and plans printed in sepia throughout, quarto, pp iv, 128, slight foxing, a tiny initial and date on the front endpaper, but otherwisevery clean internally, blue cloth very slightly worn and faded. SCARCE. [The magazine was published from 1930 to 1938.] View more info

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Jack Lenor Larsen's LongHouse

By: Chappellet, Molly [Edward Albee - foreowrd) (Francis H. Cabot - afterword)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009351

ISBN: 0811870855

Condition: Very Good


Very well illustrated, large quarto, pp 237, original cloth-backed boards, a very good copy. View more info

The Art of Chinese Gardens

By: Chung Wah Nan

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Hong Kong University Press: 1982

Seller ID: 000870

ISBN: 9622090591

Condition: Very Good


Very well illustrated with black-and-white photographs, quarto, pp 251, cloth-backed boards. View more info

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Contemporary Garden Aesthetics, Creations and Interpretations

By: Conan, Michael. (ed)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Washington, Dumbarton Oaks: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011248

ISBN: 0884023257

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated, thick quarto, pp 205, paperback, the very slightest signs of wear, but really a very good copy. [The Colas Gardens, Fernando Chacel's gardens at Jacarepagua, The Draw at Sugar House Park, The Jenks Garden at Portrack, Andy Goldsworthy's Garden of Stone, Cardada by Paolo Burgi, etc] View more info

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Living Sculpture

By: Cooper, Paul

Price: £8.75

Publisher: London, Mitchell Beazley: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012388

ISBN: 1840003707

Condition: Very Good


Very well illustrated, small quarto, pp 176, a very good copy indeed, in dustwrapper. [In recent years a dynamic new generation of artists and gardeners have completely redefined garden sculpture, making plants the focus rather than the backdrop of astonishingly diverse living sculptures. This book draws together some of the best examples from around the world, arranging these eclectic works according to how they were made. With superb colour photography of the sculptures in their natural settings, Living Sculpture overturns preconceptions about what is possible in the context of both gardenin... View more info

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The New Tech Garden

By: Cooper, Paul

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Mitchell Beazley: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012533

ISBN: 1840003375

Condition: Very Good


Well illustrated, quarto, pp 192, a very good copy in dustwrapper. ["The New Tech Garden is a celebration of gardens in which man-made materials such as plastic, perspex, steel, glass, and textiles have been used to create gardens more in keeping with contemporary design and lifestyles. Award-winnning garden designer Paul Cooper has chosen the best examples of urban spaces for those who want an unconventional garden, or a garden for pleasure rather than constant labour."] View more info

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Garden Design. (Third edition).

By: Crowe, Sylvia

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Garden Art Press: 1994

Edition: Third edition

Seller ID: 012478

ISBN: 1870673085

Condition: Good


Third edition, small quarto, pp 296, a good copy in dustwrapper. ["Damaged copy" stamped on rear endpaper, and the lower corners of the binding are bumped, but I can detect no other fault.] {The third edition of this book has been revised and updated by one of the pioneers in the field of landscape design. The book examines principles of design in famous gardens in Spain, Italy, France and England. Dame Sylvia Crowe, a pioneer in the field of landscape design, has written a book that encompasses both a history of design in gardens and a study of the need for these principles to be appl... View more info

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Gardens of Divine Imitation - a garden design timeline from the Renaissance to the Edwardian era via Ancient Rome

By: D'Arcy, Bella

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Little Totham, Maldon, Gardens & People: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007935

ISBN: 0956345107

Condition: Good


Very well illustrated, large horizontal 8vo, pp viii, 215, paperback, corners slighly bumped, otherwise a very good copy. View more info

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Venzano - a scented garden in Tuscany

By: Donaldson, Stephanie

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, New Holland: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012490

ISBN: 1859745903

Condition: Very Good


Well illustrated, quarto, pp 144, a very good copy in dustwrapper. Becoming scarce. [Many people dream of living in Tuscany, but few ever realize their fantasy. This is the story of Don Leevers and Lindsay Megaritty, two talented Australians who in 1988, bought Venzano, an ancient Etruscan property which had plenty of land and a Roman spring providing water. Today, their aromatic plant catalogue lists nearly 10,000 plants for sale, and their talents as garden designers and plantsmen are sought by the luminaries of Italian aristocracy. After just over a decade of very hard work in this small p... View more info