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Hawkridge Bookshop GARDENING catalogue of antiquarian books

Author:UNKNOWN:
Title:GARDENS FROM THE AIR
Publisher:LONDON FRANCES LINCOLN, 2004
Description:LARGE FINE HARDBACK WITH DUSTWRAP. STUNNING PHOTOGRAPHS OF GARDENS FROM ALL OVER EUROPE.
Price (£):22.00
Stock No:17124 Click to enquire

Author:ANTHONY JOHN:
Title:THE GARDENS OF BRITAIN: BOOK 6: DERBYSHIRE, LEICESTERSHIRE, LINCOLNSHIRE, NORTHAMTONSHIRE AND NOTTINGHAMSHIRE
Publisher:1979, B.T. BATSFORD, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. 176 PAGES, 20 BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS, 7 COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHS, 11 GARDEN PLANS AND 1 MAP.
Price (£):6.00
Stock No:30427 Click to enquire

Author:ARCHER-WILLS ANTHONY:
Title:THE WATER GARDENER: A COMPLETE GUIDE TO DESIGNING, CONSTRUCTING AND PLANTING WATER FEATURES
Publisher:1993 FRANCES LINCOLN, LONDON
Description:NEAR FINE COPY IN NEAR FINE DUSTWRAP. FOREWORD BY JOHN BROOKES. A MOST COMPREHENSIVE PRACTICAL GUIDE ON EVERY ASPECT OF PLANNING, DESIGNING, CONSTRUCTING AND PLANTING WATER FEATURES. LAVISHLY ILLUSTRATED, WITH MANY SPECIALLY COMMISSIONED PHOTOGRAPHS. ALSO INCLUDES AN EXTENSIVE ILLUSTRATED CATALOGUE OF PLANTS
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:22403 Click to enquire

Author:BISGROVE RICHARD:
Title:THE GARDENS OF BRITAIN: BOOK 3: BERKSHIRE, OXFORDSHIRE, BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, BEDFORDSHIRE AND HERTFORDSHIRE
Publisher:1978, B.T. BATSFORD, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. 208 PAGES, 26 BLACK AND WHITE ILLUSTRATIONS, 4 PAGES COLOUR ILLUSTRATIONS, 6 LINE ILLUSTRATIONS
Price (£):6.00
Stock No:30428 Click to enquire

Author:BLUNT WILFRED AND RUSSELL JAMES:
Title:OLD GARDEN ROSES PART TWO: THE GALLICAS
Publisher:LONDON, GEORGE RAINBIRD, 1957
Description:FIRST EDITION, FOLIO (16.5 BY 12 INCHES), WITH 8 REPRODUCTIONS FROM PAINTINGS BY CHARLES RAYMOND, 47 pp. A FINE COPY IN A DUSTWRAPPER WHICH HAS A TEAR AT THE BACK.
Price (£):58.00
Stock No:24793 Click to enquire

Author:BLUNT WILFRID:
Title:IN FOR A PENNY, A PROSPECT OF KEW GARDENS
Publisher:HAMISH HAMILTON. LONDON. 1978
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. A PROSPECT OF KEW GARDENS THEIR FLORA, FAUNA AND FALBALLAS.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:21484 Click to enquire

Author:CHITTENDEN FRED AND SYNGE PATRICK M. (EDITORS):
Title:DICTIONARY OF GARDENING
Publisher:OXFORD, CLARENDON PRESS, 1956
Description:SECOND EDITION, 5 VERY GOOD VOLUMES IN VERY GOOD PROTECTED DUSTWRAPS. INCLUDES SUPPLEMENT. A PRACTICAL AND SCIENTIFIC ENCYCLOPEDIA OF HORTICULTURE. ASSISTED BY SPECIALISTS. EDITED BY FRED J. CHITTENDEN. POSTAGE AT COST.
Price (£):60.00
Stock No:15460 Click to enquire

Author:CHITTENDEN FRED AND SYNGE PATRICK M. (EDITORS):
Title:DICTIONARY OF GARDENING
Publisher:OXFORD, CLARENDON PRESS, 1977
Description:REPRINT OF THE SECOND EDITION, 5 VERY GOOD VOLUMES IN DUSTWRAPS. INCLUDES SUPPLEMENT. A PRACTICAL AND SCIENTIFIC ENCYCLOPEDIA OF HORTICULTURE. ASSISTED BY SPECIALISTS. EDITED BY FRED J. CHITTENDEN. POSTAGE AT COST.
Price (£):55.00
Stock No:29701 Click to enquire

Author:CHIVERS SUSAN AND WOLOSYNSKA SUZANNE:
Title:GARDENS OF THE HEART
Publisher:LONDON; CHATTO AND WINDUS LTD.1987
Description:FINE COPY WITH FINE DUSTWRAP.COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHS BY PETER WOLOSYNSKI. A DESCRIPTION OF TWENTY-FOUR OUTSTANDING GARDENS OWNED BY NOTED PUBLIC FIGURES.
Price (£):9.00
Stock No:18645 Click to enquire

Author:CLAMP HUGH:
Title:LANDSCAPE PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE
Publisher:GOWER TECHNICAL PRESS. 1989
Description:VERY GOOD IN LIKE DUSTWRAPPER, HARDBACK, REPRINT. A UNIQUE HANDBOOK WHICH IS A SOURCE OF REFERENCE FOR ALL LANDSCAPE PROFESSIONALS.
Price (£):30.00
Stock No:17946 Click to enquire

Author:COATS PETER:
Title:THE GARDENS OF BUCKINGHAM PALACE.
Publisher:LONDON; MICHAEL COATES.1978.
Description:VERY GOOD COPY WITH VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. A HISTORY AND DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE GARDENS, ILLUSTRATIONS AND COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHS.
Price (£):8.00
Stock No:15080 Click to enquire

Author:COBBETT WILLIAM M.P.:
Title:THE ENGLISH GARDENER OR A TREATISE
Publisher:11 BOLT COURT. LONDON. 1833
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN HARD CARD WITH GREEN SPINE A WATER STAIN COVERS HALF FRONT BOARD. 1ST EDITION. FOXING THROUGHOUT WITH GOOD TIGHT BINDING.
Price (£):140.00
Stock No:8689 Click to enquire

Author:COLEMAN W.S.:
Title:A HANDY BOOK TO THE VEGETABLE KINGDOM
Publisher:LONDON WARD LOCK
Description:ORIGINAL GREEN, BLIND-STAMPED CLOTH. WITH 200 ILLUS. BY COLEMAN ENGRAVED BY THE BROTHERS DALZIEL. SOME FOXING AND DAMAGE TO THE TOP OF THE SPINE, OTHERWISE GOOD. NO DATE BUT LATE VICTORIAN.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:1824 Click to enquire

Author:DESMOND RAY:
Title:KEW THE HISTORY OF THE ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN
Publisher:THE HARVILL PRESS, 1995
Description:FIRST EDITION, LARGE OCTAVO, VERY GOOD IN PROTECTED DUSTWRAPPER. 465 PAGES, WELL ILLUSTRATED.
Price (£):18.00
Stock No:25952 Click to enquire

Author:ELLISON:
Title:AN ILLUSTRATED REFERENCE TO GARDEN PLANTS OF THE WORLD
Publisher:2002, NEW HOLLAND, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD SOFTBACK CPY. OVER 4250 OF THE WORLD`S MOST POPULAR PLANTS.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:30425 Click to enquire

Author:FAULKNER KEITH (EDITOR):
Title:GARDEN PROJECTS
Publisher:LEICESTER,WINDWARD,1985.
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHS, DIAGRAMS AND DESIGNS. A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO PLANNING AND CONSTRUCTION.
Price (£):7.00
Stock No:14677 Click to enquire

Author:GROVES LINDEN:
Title:HISTORIC PARKS AND GARDENS OF CHESHIRE
Publisher:2004 LANDMARK PUBLISHING, ASHBOURNE, DERBYSHIRE
Description:NEW BOOK - MINT COPY IN MINT DUSTWRAP. PHOTOGRAPHS IN COLOUR BY RICHARD GROVES. A STUDY OF THE COUNTRY`S FINEST GARDENS LOOKING AT THE BEST EXAMPLES OF DIFFERENT STYLES. PUBLISHED AT 19.95.
Price (£):11.00
Stock No:23037 Click to enquire

Author:HARRIS JOHN F.S.A. (INTRODUCTION):
Title:THE RISE AND PROGRESS OF THE PRESENT TASTE IN PLANTING PARKS, PLEASURE GROUNDS, GARDENS, ETC.
Publisher:ORIEL PRESS, 1970, NEWCASTLE
Description:GOOD COPY IN GREEN CLOTH, THE DUSTWRAP IS TORN AND CHIPPED. A FACSIMILE WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY JOHN HARRIS F.S.A.
Price (£):34.50
Stock No:4715 Click to enquire

Author:HOWARD ELIZABETH JANE (EDITED AND SELECTED BY):
Title:GREEN SHADES: AN ANTHOLOGY OF PLANTS, GARDENS AND GARDENERS
Publisher:1998 MACMILLAN, LONDON
Description:1ST EDITION. VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. THIS BOOK IS A DELIGHTFUL COMPANION FOR ALL THOSE WITH A LOVE FOR GARDENS AND FOR THE VERY BEST IN GARDEN WRITING.
Price (£):9.00
Stock No:19144 Click to enquire

Author:INGWERSEN W.:
Title:MANUAL OF ALPINE PLANTS
Publisher:1978 WILL INGWERSEN AND DUNNSPRINT LTD SUSSEX.
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. 1ST EDITION.
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:2489 Click to enquire

Author:JACKSON-STOPS GERVASE AND JAMES PIPKIN:
Title:THE COUNTRY HOUSE GARDEN: A GRAND TOUR
Publisher:1987 PAVILION BOOKS, LONDON
Description:NEAR FINE COPY IN NEAR FINE DUSTWRAP. THIS BOOK SETS A NEW STANDARD OF EXCELLENCE IN ITS EVOCATION OF THE ATMOSPHERE OF THE GARDENS AND LANDSCAPE SETTINGS OF THE GREAT COUNTRY HOUSES OF BRITAIN - MANY OF THEM NOW IN THE CARE OF THE NATIONAL TRUST.
Price (£):13.00
Stock No:22405 Click to enquire

Author:JEFFERSON-BROWN MICHAEL:
Title:THE LILY: FOR GARDEN, PATIO AND DISPLAY
Publisher:1988 DAVID AND CHARLES, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR, BLACK & WHITE, DRAWINGS AND TABLES.
Price (£):8.00
Stock No:21444 Click to enquire

Author:JELLICOE GEOFFREY (DESIGNED AND DESCRIBED BY):
Title:THE LANDSCAPE OF CIVILISATION
Publisher:GARDEN ART PRESS. NORTHIAM. 1989
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. CREATED FOR THE MOODY HISTORICAL GARDENS.
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:11737 Click to enquire

Author:JEX-BLAKE A.J.(EDITOR):
Title:GARDENING IN EAST AFRICA
Publisher:LONDON, LONGMANS, GREEN, 1957
Description:FOURTH EDITION, A PRACTICAL HANDBOOK BY MEMBERS OF THE ROYAL KENYA HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY AND OF THE KENYA, UGANDA AND TANGANYIKA CIVIL SERVICES. 23 COLOURED PLATES DEPICTING 53 WILD FLOWERS OF EAST AFRICA.
Price (£):25.00
Stock No:2823 Click to enquire

Author:KEEN MARY:
Title:THE GLORY OF THE ENGLISH GARDEN
Publisher:1989 BARRIE & JENKINS LTD., LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. IN THIS BOOK, MARY KEEN`S ABSORBING TEXT AND CLAY PERRY`S ATMOSPHERIC PHOTOGRAPHS COMBINE TO PRODUCE THE DEFINITIVE PICTORIAL RECORD OF ENGLISH GARDENS AT THEIR BEST. OVER 150 GARDENS ARE INCLUDED, OF EVERY SIZE, TYPE AND STYLE OF DESIGN AND IN EVERY PART OF THE COUNTRY. ALMOST ALL CAN BE VISITED AND MANY HAVE NEVER BEFORE BEEN PHOTOGRAPHED.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:18937 Click to enquire

Author:LANDSBERG SYLVIA:
Title:THE MEDIEVAL GARDEN
Publisher:BRITISH MUSEUM PRESS, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSWRAP. NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS ACCOMPANY A FASCINATING HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL GARDEN DESIGN.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:30426 Click to enquire

Author:LEMMON KENNETH:
Title:THE GARDENS OF BRITAIN: BOOK 5: YORKSHIRE AND HUMBERSIDE
Publisher:1978, B.T. BATSFORD, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. 204 PAGES, 25 BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHS, 8 COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHS, 12 GARDEN PLANS AND 2 MAPS.
Price (£):6.00
Stock No:30429 Click to enquire

Author:LOUDON J. C.:
Title:AN ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF GARDENING
Publisher:LONDON, LONGMAN, HURST, REES, 1822
Description:FIRST EDITION, THUS SCARCE. COMPRISING THE THEORY AND PRACTICE OF HORTICULTURE, FLORICULTURE, ARBORICULTURE AND LANDSCAPE GARDENING. ILLUSTRTAED WITH NEARLY 600 ENGRAVINGS ON WOOD BY BRANSTON. BOUND IN FULL CALF, MARBLED BOARDS, RE-SPINED AT SOME POINT, RAISED BANDS, RED LABEL, GILT TITLES, SOME SCUFFING TO THE BOARDS BUT A VERY GOOD COPY. 1469 PAGES. CLEAN AND TIGHT BINDING.
Price (£):500.00
Stock No:30591 Click to enquire

Author:MAWE MR:
Title:EVERY MAN HIS OWN GARDENER
Publisher:LONDON, GRIFFIN, 1767
Description:FIRST EDITION, 12mo, 422 PAGES PLUS 2 PAGE CATALOGUE, INTERNALLY VERY GOOD AND COMPLETE BUT EXTERNALLY VERY POOR - FULL LEATHER BUT FRONT BOARD DETACHED, LEATHER WORN, LOSS TO SPINE, A READING COPY OR FOR RE-BINDING. PRICED ACCORDINGLY.
Price (£):100.00
Stock No:27691 Click to enquire

Author:MOLYNEUX EDWIN:
Title:CHRYSANTHEMUMS AND THEIR CULTURE
Publisher:1891 FLEET STREET AND FROM THE AUTHOR
Description:VERY GOOD BOOK IN BROWN BOARDS. INSCRIPTION ON F.E.P. A PRACTICAL TREATISE ON PROPAGATING, GROWING , AND EXHIBITING FROM THE CUTTING TO THE SILVER CUP. BLACK AND WHITE ILLUSTRATIONS. SIXTH EDITION.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:18978 Click to enquire

Author:PATERSON ALLEN:
Title:THE GARDENS OF BRITAIN: BOOK 2: DORSET, HAMPSHIRE AND THE ISLE OF WHITE
Publisher:1978, B.T. BATSFORD, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. 176 PAGES, 9 GARDEN PLANS, 1 MAP 30 PHOTOGRAPHS AND 5 COLOUR PLATES.
Price (£):6.00
Stock No:30430 Click to enquire

Author:PLATT CHARLES A.:
Title:ITALIAN GARDENS
Publisher:1993 THAMES & HUDSON, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP WHICH HAS BEEN PRICE-CLIPPED. AN OVERVIEW BY KEITH N. MORGAN AND ADDITIONAL PLATES BY CHARLES A. PLATT.
Price (£):15.00
Stock No:15214 Click to enquire

Author:ROBINSON W.:
Title:THE ENGLISH FLOWER GARDEN
Publisher:LONDON, JOHN MURRAY, 1898
Description:SIXTH EDITION, LARGE OCTAVO, VERY GOOD IN ORIGINAL BLUE CLOTH, GILT DESIGN TO FRONT BOARD. ILLUSTRATED WITH MANY ENGRAVINGS ON WOOD.
Price (£):46.00
Stock No:24462 Click to enquire

Author:ROTHSCHILD MIRIAM:
Title:THE ROTHSCHILD GARDENS
Publisher:1996 HARRY N. ABRAMS INC, LONDON
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK WITH DUST WRAP. BOOK IS A COMBINATION OF GLORIOUS PHOTOGRAPHS, EXTRA-ORDINARY ANECDOTES, VAST FORTUNES AND MAGNIFICENT GARDENS.
Price (£):12.00
Stock No:22392 Click to enquire

Author:SCOTT-JAMES ANNE:
Title:THE COTTAGE GARDEN
Publisher:ALLEN LANE. LONDON. 1981
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. ILLUSTRATED
Price (£):9.00
Stock No:7350 Click to enquire

Author:SCOTT-JAMES ANNE AND LANCASTER OSBERT:
Title:THE PLEASURE GARDEN - AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF BRITISH GARDENING
Publisher:1977 JOHN MURRAY, LONDON
Description:LIMITED EDITION. SIGNED BY THE AUTHORS. BOUND IN BUCKRAM AND MARBLED PAPER WITH PROTECTIVE COVER. SERIES OF ESSAYS AND ACCOMPANIED DRAWINGS.
Price (£):80.00
Stock No:25997 Click to enquire

Author:SLOCUM PERRY AND ROBINSON PETER:
Title:WATER GARDENING: WATER LILIES AND LOTUSES
Publisher:OREGON. TIMBER PRESS. 1996
Description:QUARTO HARDBACK. VERY GOOD IN DUSTWRAPPER (COLOUR ON THIS MAY HAVE FADED SLIGHTLY). A HIGHLY DETAILED BOOK - 322 PAGES, COLOUR PLATES, LINE DRAWINGS, APPENDICES. PART ONE: WATER AND BOG GARDENS; PART TWO: AN ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WATER LILIES AND LOTUSES.
Price (£):35.00
Stock No:20213 Click to enquire

Author:SPEECHLY WILLIAM:
Title:A TREATISE ON THE CULTURE OF THE VINE
Publisher:YORK, FOR THE AUTHOR BY G. PEACOCK LONDON. 1790
Description:FIRST EDITION. HALF LEATHER OVER MARBLED BOARDS. BOARDS AND LEATHER VERY WORN. SOME LOSS AT BOTTOM OF LEATHER SPINE. SOME DAMP STAINING TO ENDPAPERS AND TO FINAL 20 PAGES, OTHERWISE CLEAN. NO LIST OF SUBCRIBERS. ALTHOUGH BINDING ON THE WHOLE IS TIGHT, PAGES 3 TO 6 ARE LOOSE. A NOTE OF THE FEP SUGGESTS THE BOOK WAS BOUND 1835 AND NO 7 OF 91,EX HARTWELL LIBRARY. ILLUSTRATED BY FINE LINE DRAWINGS. 5 PLATES, INCLUDING 3 FOLD OUT PLANS OF HEATED GREENHOUSES. INDEX. A SCARCE BOOK AT A REALISTIC PRICE.
Price (£):580.00
Stock No:24222 Click to enquire

Author:SYNGE PATRICK M.:
Title:JOURNAL OF THE ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY
Publisher:THE ROYAL HORTICULTURAL SOCIETY. LONDON.
Description:BOUND COPIES OF THE JOURNAL FOR 1964 AND 1965 IN VERY GOOD GREEN CLOTH, NUMBERED AND DATED. VOLS. 89 AND 90 10.00 PER VOLUME.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:7405 Click to enquire

Author:TONETTI DORRA MARY:
Title:BEAUTIFUL AMERICAN VEGETABLE GARDENS
Publisher:1997, CLARKSON N. POTTER, NEW YORK
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. MORE THAN 250 FULL-COLOUR PHOTOGRAPHS BY STEVE ELTINGE.
Price (£):20.00
Stock No:30432 Click to enquire

Author:VEREY ROSEMARY AND SAMUELS ELLEN:
Title:THE AMERICAN WOMAN`S GARDEN
Publisher:1984, NEW YORK GRAPHIC SOCIETY
Description:VERY GOOD COPY IN VERY GOOD DUSTWRAP. NEAT INSCRIPTION AND DATE ON FEP.
Price (£):7.00
Stock No:30431 Click to enquire

Author:YEO PETER F.:
Title:HARDY GERANIUMS
Publisher:1985 CROOM HELM, BECKENHAM
Description:VERY GOOD HARDBACK AND DUST WRAP. BOOK OFFERS FULL DESCRIPTIONS OF 110 TYPES OF GERANIUM GROWING IN BRITAIN. LAVISHLY ILLUSTRATED IN COLOUR AND BLACK AND WHITE.
Price (£):10.00
Stock No:19756 Click to enquire