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Fablothene And Your Garden.

By: ANGLO-AMERICAN PLASTICS LTD.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Anglo-American Plastics Ltd, nd.(c.1960's).:

Seller ID: 33751


Pamphlet extolling the many uses for Fablothene polythene and P>V>C. in the garden. Pp.18, b/w photos and figure illustrations throughout. Pbk, creasing to covers. G+. View more info

Annual and Biennial Flowers.

By: BALFOUR, A.P.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: The Royal Horticultural Society, 1954.:

Seller ID: 32982


A Lecture given on March 16, 1954. Dr.G.Taylor, D.Sc. in the Chair. Pp.12, 8 b/w photo plates to centre. Pbk, rusting to staples. G+. View more info

A Love of Flowers. (Illustrations by Pauline Ellison.)

By: BATES, H.E.:

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London: Michael Joseph, 1971.:

Seller ID: 24848


1st ed. "This book is, and is deliberately intended to be, a very personal gardening book ..." Pp. 160, frontis, 80 b/w illustrations. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w. VG/G+. View more info

The Book of the Lawn. (Completely Revised Edition.)

By: BEALE, Reginald.:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London: Cassell & Co. Ltd., 1952.:

Seller ID: 28011


Revised ed. A Complete Guide to the Making and Maintenance of Lawns and Greens for all purposes. Pp. 151, 8 plates, 12 illustrations & 5 figures, gift inscription to fep. Green cloth, gilt title to spine, d/w has small tear to spine. G+/G+. View more info

Adrian Bloom's Guide to Tree Fruit.

By: BLACKBURNE-MAZE, Peter.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Norwich: Jarrold Colour Publications. 1982.:

Seller ID: 28469


Pp 32, many colour illustrations. P/b, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Perennials for Trouble-free Gardening.

By: BLOOM, Alan.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Faber and Faber. 1964.:

Seller ID: 27838


"Contains descriptions of plants that are not found in the majority of gardens.......For anyone interested in permanent plants and labour-saving methods of gardening". Pp 192, some b/w illustrations. P/b, slight scuffing to spine, slight creases to corners of front cover, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Town and Window Gardening. Including the Structure, Habits, and Uses of Plants.

By: BUCKTON, Catherine M.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1879.:

Seller ID: 44791


A Course of Sixteen Lectures Given out of School Hours to Pupil-Teachers and Children Attending the Leeds Board Schools. Top edge gilt. Pp.xx/180127 figure illustrations, a few minor spots, inkstamp (Tower Hamlets Division, Thomas Street School) to reverse of front free endpaper, internal cracking to front and rear hinges but holding. Red decorated cloth is darkened, gilt title to front and spine, wear to top and tail of spine. Good. View more info

Garden Chrysanthemums. (Amateur Gardening' Handbook No. 1.)

By: CARPENTER, A.G., & SNELLING, E.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: W.H. & L. Collingbridge, Ltd., 1953.:

Seller ID: 11351


1st ed. Amateur Gardening Handbook. Pp. 92, 17 b/w illustns. Toning to pages. Illustd. laminated boards, sticky tape marks to spine. G. View more info

Unusual Plants. The Beth Chatto Garden.

By: CHATTO, Beth.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Colchester: Beth Chatto Gardens. nd.:

Seller ID: 27849


"If you are an experienced and knowledgeable gardener you will know what you are looking for, but for those less sure, consider first the soil aspect of your garden and then study the classified lists that are at the beginning of the catalogue and select those nearest your conditions". Pp.136. Pbk, slight mark to front cover, illustrated cover. VG. View more info

The Heated Greenhouse.

By: CLAPHAM, S.:

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London: W.H. & L Collingridge Ltd., 1964.:

Seller ID: 25823


1st ed. "The Heated Greenhouse is a book to delight all greenhouse enthusiasts, from the beginner who is taking his first steps in this exciting branch of gardening to the experienced gardener..." Pp. 190, 77 half-tone illustrations & 20 line drawings. Green cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w price-clipped and has edge tears. VG/G. View more info

Gardener's Fact Finder.

By: CLARKE, Graham.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Hamlyn. 1993.:

Seller ID: 27853


"A quick-reference guide to plant selection - ornamentals - fruit - vegetables". Pp 160, some b/w illustrations. P/b, has clear protective plastic cover, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Beds and Borders. Garden Guides. (Illustrated by Elaine Franks.)

By: COX, Lallie.:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Avonmouth: Paragon Book Service Ltd., 1996.:

Seller ID: 21491


1st ed. "Beds and Borders is one of a series of beautifully illustrated books which contain around 230 photographs and paintings. It combines visual inspiration with practical advice." 20.5cms. x 20.5cms. Pp. 80, colour illustrations throughout. Illustrated laminated boards with matching illustrated d/w. VG/VG. View more info

Making Things Grow. A Practical Guide for the Indoor Gardener. (Illustrations by Grambs Miller.)

By: CRUSO, Thalassa.:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London: Michael Joseph, 1970.:

Seller ID: 16910


1st ed. "At last a really practical guide to the growing of indoor plants." 23.5cms. x 15.5cms. Pp. 15/257/8(Index), 133 b/w line drawings, inscription to verso front board. Green cloth, gilt title to spine, d/w price-clipped. G+/G+. View more info

'Jock' Davidson's House Plant Book.

By: DAVIDSON, William.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Feltham: Hamlyn Paperbacks. 1980.:

Seller ID: 27862


1st ed. "Tells you which plants are suitable for different parts of the home, suggesting popular, easily-grown ones for presents and commenting on all the best plants available today". Pp 198, toning to pages, some b/w illustrations, signed by author. P/b, crease to front cover, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Herbs and Herb Gardens. (Shire III Album).

By: DAVIES, Jill.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Aylesbury: Shire Publications. 1987.:

Seller ID: 27863


"Shows that anyone can grow herbs successfully. It will stimulate those who have not yet discovered the joys of cultivating these beautiful and useful plants". Pp 32, some b/w illustrations. P/b, illustrated cover. VG. View more info

Better Gardening.

By: FOX, Robin Lane.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth: Penguin. 1985.:

Seller ID: 28118


"The author draws on his wide experience to discuss the best plants, bulbs, trees and shrubs for beginners and experts alike, stimulating the reader to try new plants or to begin a garden-plan with confidence". Pp 184, some colour illustrations. P/b, illustrated cover. VG. View more info

Pansies, Violas and Violettas. The Complete Guide.

By: FULLER, Rodney.:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Marlborough: Crowood Press, 1990.:

Seller ID: 28032


1st ed. A practical guide to growing and showing pansies, violas and violettas. Pp. 233/1 (ad), 49 colour and 35 b/w illustrations. Green cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w. VG/VG. View more info

Home Grown Food. A Guide for Town Gardeners.

By: GENDERS, Roy.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: Sphere Books, 1978.:

Seller ID: 9402


"In this practical, invaluable handbook, the author explains just how the gardener can save money with home-grown fruit and veg." Pp, 219, some b/w illustrations, page edges slightly toned, P/b, tape to spine and inner margins of endpaper, illustrated cover. G. View more info

The Epicure's Garden. Interesting Foods: How to Grow and Cook Them.

By: GENDERS, Roy.:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London: Pelham Books Ltd., 1973.:

Seller ID: 16916


1st ed. "An important kitchen reference for anyone tired of frozen peas and tinned beans, giving a new dimension to cooking and fresh interest to the dinner table." 22.2cms. x 14cms. Pp. 176, 22 b/w photographs, 13 line drawings. Dark brown cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w price-clipped and chipping to edges. VG/G+. View more info

Roses. A Wisley Handbook.

By: GIBSON, Michael.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: Cassell Educational. 1996.:

Seller ID: 17840


"Planting and maintaining a rose garden, of whatever size, is a very special pleasure, in this handbook the author provides a complete guide to the principles and practices involved". Pp 63. Full of colour illustrations. P/b. Stiff card covers. Illustrated cover. VG. View more info