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THE VICTORIAN GARDEN, Carter, Tom

Author Name    Carter, Tom

Title   THE VICTORIAN GARDEN

Binding   Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Very Good

Size   4to - over 9" - 12" tall

Publisher   London Bracken Books 1988

ISBN Number    1851702075 / 9781851702077

Seller ID   009642

186pp., plus Book List and Index. Eight pages of colour plates, plus b/white illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain black boards undamaged. Unobtrusive previous owner's gift inscription to ffep., else leaves clean and unmarked. Art-iIlustrated (front and rear), loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edge-creased only. " . . . describes the varied aspects of practical horticulture and ornamental gardening: the efficiency of the kitchen garden, the splendours of the grand pleasure grounds, the single-minded dedication of those who grew flowers for exhibition and the relaxed atmosphere of the indoor garden. Extracts from the writings of the time as well as many contemporary illustrations reproduced in colour and monochrome bring to life the inventiveness and charm of a neglected era of gardening." Book weight approx. 940g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.

Gardening, Victorian Era Gardens, Horticulture, Ornamental Gardening

Price = 14.57 AUD



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