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FOUR HEDGES - A GARDENER'S CHRONICLE
Written by Clare Leighton. Illustrated by Clare Leighton.
Stock no. 1824225
Published by Victor Gollancz. 1935. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Large format. Wood engravings. Second impression. Boards slightly browned. Text block browned with some foxing. A few minor foxspots to contents. Hinges pulled but binding tight. Green patterned dustwrapper is heavily foxed, browned and hs a few small edge-chips.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF VEGETABLES
Written by Allan A. Jackson.
Stock no. 2140951
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1977. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer No. 67. With 8 Colour plates, 82 b/w photographs and 5 diagrams. ISBN: 072321557X. Browning to cover edges and outer page edges. Wrapper has bottom corner of front flap cut off; edge-creased and browned.

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THE MAKING OF THE ENGLISH GARDENER
Written by Margaret Willes.
Stock no. 2140734
Published by Yale University Press. Circa 2011. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. Plants, Books and Inspiration 1560-1660. ISBN: 9780300163827. 2nd printing.

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STIRLING MACOBOY'S WHAT CAMELLIA IS THAT?
Written by Stirling Macoboy; Roger Mann.
Stock no. 1323096
Published by Lansdowne Publishing Pty Ltd. 1998. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The definitive illustrated encyclopedia of these beautiful and varied flowering plant. Over 1000 entries. Large, heavy format. Green boards, white title to spine. 304 pages. ISBN: 1863025715. Spine and corners bumped, covers edge rubbed/worn. Small dent to edge of front cover. Dustwrapper is edge creased with a few small tears and faded to spine. Reprint in same year as first edition.

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IRISES: A GARDENER'S ENCYCLOPEDIA
Written by Claire Austin; James W. Waddick.
Stock no. 2139609
Published by Timber Press. 1st USA 2005. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Purple boards with gilt title to spine. Colour photography throughout. 339 pages including glossary and index. ISBN: 0881927309. Some light bumping and wear to cover edges and corners. Page edge and margin browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small nicks/chips.

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DAPHNES: A PRACTICAL GUIDE FOR GARDENERS
Written by Robin White.
Stock no. 1823746
Published by Timber Press. 1st 2006. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Whether you are selecting your first daphne or your twenty-first, this book will ensure daphnes are better known and more widely grown. Blue boards, silver title to spine. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780881927528. A nice clean copy in a pictorial dustwrapper whcih is lightly edge-worn.

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MANUAL OF CULTIVATED CONIFERS HARDY IN THE COLD- AND WARM-TEMPERATE ZONE
Written by P. Den Ouden; B.K. Boom.
Stock no. 2139082
Published by Martinus Nijhoff. 1965. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos. 526 pages. Small mark to front cover. Light browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of small nicks.

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GARDEN NATURAL HISTORY (NN 102)
Written by Stefan Buczacki.
Stock no. 2139079
Published by Collins. 1st 2007. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

New Naturalist series. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780007139934. A few grubby marks to rear panel of wrapper.

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LA FOCE: A GARDEN AND LANDSCAPE IN TUSCANY
Written by Benedetta Origo; Morna Livingston; Laurie Olin; John Dixon Hunt.
Stock no. 2139028
Published by University Of Pennsylvania. 1st USA 2001. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Larger format. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0812235932. Browning to outer page edges and page margins. Wrapper is edge-creased with a little fading to edges of spine.

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THE HISTORY OF GARDEN DESIGN: THE WESTERN TRADITION FROM THE RENAISSANCE TO THE PRESENT DAY
Written by Monique Mosser; Georges Teyssot.
Stock no. 2138989
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st thus 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt title to spine; gilt vignette to front cover. Colour and b/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0500015112. Some light page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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BRENDA COLVIN: A CAREER IN LANDSCAPE
Written by Trish Gibson.
Stock no. 2138909
Published by Frances Lincoln Limited. 1st 2011. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown boards, silver title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9780711231719. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks and chips.

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PARADISE OF EXILES: THE ANGLO-AMERICAN GARDENS OF FLORENCE
Written by Katie Campbell.
Stock no. 2138774
Published by Frances Lincoln Limited. 1st 2009. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Green boards with copper title to spine. B/w and colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9780711229563. Bumping and wear to cover edges and corners. A few marks to covers and some to title pages. Wrapper is edge-creased with 2-3" tear to top of spine; some fading to spine.

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