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Image for Dr Martens Air Wair with bouncing soles.

Dr Martens Air Wair with bouncing soles.

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Air Wair Ltd: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03156

Condition: Very Good


This is the history of Dr Martens , how it transformed from a workwear boot that was at one point sold as a gardening shoe, into one of the definitive subcultural icons of the twentieth century? It is a strange story... There are bumps to the corners of the black boards, and the D/J shows light shelf-wear to its edges. Otherwise a tight and clean copy. View more info

The Tulip

By: Anna Pavord

Price: £25.00

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03982

ISBN: 0747542961

Condition: Very Good


The Tulip'; is not a gardening book. It is the story of a flower that has made men mad. Greed, desire , anguish, devotion have all played their part in the development of the tulip from wild flower of the Asian steppes to the world-wide phenomenon it is today. Sumptuously illustrated from a wide range of sources, the book also features descriptions of eighty wild-species tulips and several hundred garden varieties. There are small marks to the green boards and the D/W is priced clipped. View more info

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The Tulip

By: Anna Pavord

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Pub Ltd: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04625

ISBN: 0747571902

Condition: Very Good


' The Tulip' is not a gardening book. It is the story of a flower that has made men mad. Greed, desire, anguish and devotion have all played their part in the development of the tulip from wild flower of the Asian steppes to the worldwide phenomenon it is today. A good , clean and tight copy. View more info

Miniature trees and Shrubs

By: Ashberry Anne

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Nicholas Kaye Ltd: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01615

Condition: Good


This book is written for the people who are interested in growing miniature trees and shrubs, whether in trough gardens or for rock gardens. The d/w shows signs of usage and the pages have light foxing , and there is a dedication on the inside of the front cover. View more info

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R.J. Corbins: Travels of a Bothy Boy

By: Corbin, R.J & Jen Green

Price: £45.00

Publisher: UK, Potting Shed Publications: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 03601

ISBN: 0952895609

Condition: Near Fine


Now in his ninth decade, Robert Corbin's " Travels of a Bothy Boy" makes fascinating reading not only for amateur and professional gardeners but also for everyone who cares about the natural environment. It is also an acknowledgement of his major contribution to the environmental wellbeing of London life . This number 512 of 1000 limited edition. A good clean and tight copy. View more info

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Pelargoniums for all purposes

By: Cross John

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, W.H. & L. Collingridge Ltd: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01627

Condition: Good


The d/w shows light shelf wear. View more info

planning and planting the small garden

By: dawson oliver

Price: £12.00

Publisher: london, collingridge: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01619

Condition: Good


Book is nibbled and self worn with a dedication with black and wight pictures and is price clipped. View more info

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Success with Clematis

By: Fisk J.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Garden book club: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01800

Condition: Good


The d/w is badly worn and chipped. View more info

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Gardeners' World: Practical Gardening Course : The Complete Book of Gardening Techniques

By: Hamilton, Geoff

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., BBC Books: 1998

Edition: Reprint.

Sellers ID: 02382

ISBN: 0563362677

Condition: Very Good


Geoff Hamilton in this book shares his wealth of hands - on horticultural experience making this the ultimate reference book full of tried-and -tested Barnsdale methods. View more info

Ornamental Shrubs : June Flowering

By: Hyams Edward.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London UK, Garden Book club: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02018

Condition: Very Good


There is some age related fading to the end -papers and the D/W tearing to the spine corners, and some marks on the back. View more info

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An Englishwoman's Garden.

By: Penn, Helen

Price: £18.00

Publisher: 1993, BBC Books: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02155

ISBN: 0563364300

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated with magnificent specially - commissioned photographs, this book is a celebration of the enormous skill and devotion of the many women who have transformed gardening into an inspirational art form. The D/W is baggy and creased. View more info

Tomatoes and cucumbers

By: Richards A.A.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: southampton, collingridge ltd: 1967

Sellers ID: 01624

Condition: Good


All about growing tomatoes &cucumbers View more info

Landscape with weeds

By: Rose Graham

Price: £12.00

Publisher: london, Elm tree books: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01568

ISBN: 0241103533

Condition: Very Good


Book and d/w in v/good condition. View more info

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Chrysanthemum Growing

By: Shewwell-Cooper W.E.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Allan Wingate ( Publishers) Ltd: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03644

Condition: Very Good


The author sets out to explain in calendar form the work of the grower through the stages of propagation from stools, potting on, stopping, timi9ng, disbudding, feeding, summer and autumn treatment and the like. Space is also given to those who aspire to exhibition work, and there are some useful hints on judging and display. The text block is lightly discoloured on its edges and the D/W has wear and small tears to its edges and corners. A good reading copy. View more info

Organic Surface Cultivation

By: Smith Gerard F.r.h.s

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01369

Condition: Good


This book has no d/w and has black and white illustrations foxing on edge of pages and is a bit gruby but a usefull book. View more info

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Christopher Lloyd His Life at Great Dixter

By: Stephen Anderton

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Chatto & Windus Ltd: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03757

ISBN: 0701181133

Condition: Fine


Christopher Lloyd was one of the greatest English gardeners of the twentieth century, perhaps the finest plantsman of them all. His creation is the garden at Great Dixter in East Sussex. This enjoyable and revealing book is also the story of Dixter from 1910 to 2006, a unique, unbroken history of one English house and one English garden spanning a century. A fine, clean and tight book. View more info

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The Scottish Gardener

By: Urquhart, Suki

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Birlinn Publishing: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03564

ISBN: 1841583634

Condition: Fine


This lavishly illustrated book celebrates the extraordinary diversity of Scottish gardens and their creators, whether they be herbalists, plant collectors, nurserymen, botanists, artists or amateurs. It also traces the development of different types of garden - monastic gardens-royal gardens, walled gardens and town and village gardens - through the ages. There is a little light wear to the D/W corners. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info