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Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

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Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

Paperback. Suitable for gardeners, this collection focuses on the small, private plot as much as the grand aristocratic and imperial gardens - from medieval Japan to English Landscape to suburban Arizona. Editor(s): Robinson, Philip. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 135 x 29. Weight in Grams: 424.
Publisher
Faber & Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Main
SKU
V9780571224210
ISBN
9780571224210

€ 16.99
€ 12.62

Hardcover. Series: Reflections. Num Pages: 192 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: AMV; WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 257 x 333 x 16. Weight in Grams: 1554.
Publisher
Roads Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Multilingual
SKU
9781909399440
ISBN
9781909399440

€ 51.99
€ 10.00

Paperback. Presents a survey of the development of gardens in Great Britain from their medieval origins in monasteries and castles, through the Tudor period and the seventeenth century when formal designs from France and Holland were prevalent, to the great age of English landscape gardens in the eighteenth century. Series: Shire Discovering. Num Pages: 104 pages, 70 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; WMB; WMD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 176 x 113 x 9. Weight in Grams: 164. New.
Publisher
Shire Publications Ltd
Number of pages
104
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
4th
SKU
9780747803409
ISBN
9780747803409

€ 8.41

Paperback. Michel Baridon traces the history of the most famous gardens in the world from their inception through the three centuries of eventful history that they have witnessed. Translator(s): Mason, Adrienne. Series: Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture. Num Pages: 296 pages, 42 illus. BIC Classification: 1DDF; AMV; WMB. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 481.
Publisher
University of Pennsylvania Press United States
Number of pages
296
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
SKU
V9780812222074
ISBN
9780812222074

€ 27.99
€ 25.64

Paperback. Visiting gardens is one of the most popular tourism activities today, around the world. This title offers a broad coverage of the field, including the history of garden visitation, tourist motivations, management and marketing of gardens for tourism purposes, and the future form and tourism-based role of gardens. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: KNSG; WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 190 x 15. Weight in Grams: 774.
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Revised ed.
SKU
V9781780641959
ISBN
9781780641959

€ 47.99
€ 45.72

Hardcover. For the first time, Shakespeare's Gardens brings together brand new photography of the gardens with beautiful archive images of flowers, old herbals, and 16th century illustrations. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 270 x 227. .
Publisher
Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
SKU
V9780711237261
ISBN
9780711237261

€ 32.99
€ 22.51

Paperback. The untold story of how our national obsession with gardening came to be. Num Pages: 272 pages, 30. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; HBJD1; HBT; WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 234 x 21. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
Amberley
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
SKU
V9781445660295
ISBN
9781445660295

€ 25.92

Paperback. Richly illustrated with superb garden photography, portraits and archive material, Stowe tells a fascinating story of power and personality, and celebrates the wonderful garden that was inspired by politics and rescued by a school. Editor(s): Garnett, Oliver. Num Pages: 96 pages, 80 colour illustrations, 80 colour. BIC Classification: 1DBKESU; WMB; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 274 x 196 x 5. Weight in Grams: 440.
Publisher
National Trust
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
0th Edition
SKU
V9780707804170
ISBN
9780707804170

€ 26.38

Paperback. Num Pages: 60 pages, 40 large colour photographs. BIC Classification: AFKB; WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 222 x 242 x 10. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Pangolin London Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
SKU
V9780992658298
ISBN
9780992658298

€ 13.99
€ 11.36

Paperback. Depicts the history of gardening from medieval to modern times. Illustrated with photographs of more than forty gardens, this book selects just some of the country's numerous outstanding gardens, and key areas within them, to portray the colourful progress of the English garden from its origins to the present day. Editor(s): Marix-Evans, Martin. Series: Art and Creative Series. Num Pages: 36 pages, 63 colour images. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 241 x 7. Weight in Grams: 148.
Publisher
Pitkin Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
SKU
V9781841652764
ISBN
9781841652764

€ 13.75

Hardcover. Num Pages: 176 pages, Colour Photographs of 26 Gardens. BIC Classification: 1KB; WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 278 x 227 x 20. Weight in Grams: 1074.
Publisher
Tuttle Shokai Inc Japan
Number of pages
176
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Hardcover with Jacket
SKU
V9784805311950
ISBN
9784805311950

€ 32.99
€ 27.81

Paperback. Provides recipes such as baked salmon and soda bread stand alongside the Irish specialities of Tyrone roast goose and carrageen jelly. This work includes fish and vegetable recipes that are complemented by a diverse range of traditional cakes, puddings and centuries-old folk remedies. It is also a souvenir of Irish life. Num Pages: 64 pages, counterpack - containing 20 copies Real Irish Cookery. BIC Classification: WBN; WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 89 x 58. Weight in Grams: 1000.
Publisher
Robert Hale
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
SKU
V9780709073253
ISBN
9780709073253

€ 38.99
€ 32.76

Paperback. Walled kitchen gardens were found in the grounds of most large country houses in Britain and Ireland. They were designed to provide a continual supply of fruit, flowers and vegetables. The remains of these gardens can still be seen, some converted to other uses, some simply abandoned. This book examines the history of these old kitchen gardens. Series: Shire Album S. Num Pages: 56 pages, colour and black and white. BIC Classification: WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 218 x 147 x 7. Weight in Grams: 134.
Publisher
Shire Publications Ltd
Number of pages
56
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
2nd Revised edition
SKU
V9780747806578
ISBN
9780747806578

€ 9.22

Paperback.
Publisher
Random House USA Inc United States
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
New ed
SKU
V9780375759482
ISBN
9780375759482

€ 16.99
€ 16.07

Paperback. 224 pages, 101 colour illustrations. The fully illustrated story of one of England's most beautiful country houses and its magnificent gardens. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKEWW; AMKH; WMB; WQH. Dimension: 234 x 159 x 12. Weight: 502.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
SKU
V9781445602974
ISBN
9781445602974

€ 29.15

Hardcover. A treasure trove of writing that charts the unfolding of our national obsession Editor(s): Cock-Starkey, Claire. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Elliott & Thompson
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
SKU
V9781783963201
ISBN
9781783963201

€ 14.99
€ 12.83

Hardcover. The most beautiful private gardens of England Num Pages: 464 pages, 1 maps, Fully illustrated w/colour photos throughout. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 344 x 270 x 38. Weight in Grams: 3000.
Publisher
Little, Brown Book Group
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
SKU
V9781472121011
ISBN
9781472121011

€ 85.86
€ 62.60

Hardcover.
Publisher
Bene Factum Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
SKU
V9781903071960
ISBN
9781903071960

€ 13.99
€ 13.77

Paperback. This book is a compact colour guide of the largest survey of Scottish gardens ever mounted and the first such guidebook to all that Scotland can offer garden and plant lovers. Num Pages: 512 pages, Illustrations (colour). BIC Classification: 1DBKS; AJ; WMB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 230 x 33. Weight in Grams: 1122.
Publisher
Birlinn Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
UK ed.
SKU
V9781780271897
ISBN
9781780271897

€ 32.99
€ 28.02

Hardcover. Derek Jarman's garden is in the flat expanse of shingle that faces the nuclear power station in Dungeness, Kent. He mixed the flint, shells and driftwood of Dungeness with indigenous and introduced plants. This book is his own record of how this garden evolved, from its beginnings in 1985. Num Pages: 144 pages, 90 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JJPN; 3JJPR; WMB; WMD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 239 x 177 x 19. Weight in Grams: 592.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson London
Number of pages
144
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1995
SKU
V9780500016565
ISBN
9780500016565

€ 23.99
€ 17.90

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