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1 - 50 Years Gardening at Harewood
EP Publishing 1978 0715812505 / 9780715812501 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
133pp, illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. A light crease to the bottom corner of the first few pages, otherwise internally clean and tight. Life at Harewood House in Yorkshire, the home of Princess Mary, where the author and his father were both Head Gardeners. 
Price: 2.00 GBP
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2 - A Picture Book of Trees Showing the Twig Leaf Flower and Fruit
Oxford 1111 First Edition Soft Cover Good 
Probably 1950s. 22pp, illustrated soft covers with light marks, and with a little wear to ends of spine. A good 'working copy' of a rare title. 10 British trees, with a brief description and colour illustration of the twig, leaf, flower and fruit. 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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3 - Reader's Digest Pocket Guide To Herbs
Reader's Digest 1971 Soft Cover Fine 
Pocket sized. 71pp, card covers. Line illustrations. A very clean copy. Description and growing instructions, use of herbs and recipes. A useful little book. 
Price: 1.50 GBP
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4 - The "Weekly Telegraph" (Late Hooper's) Gardening Guide
Weekly Telegraph 1111 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Probably late 19th century. Stated 4th edition. 300pp, red cloth covered boards with design in black, a couple of light marks and a little edgewer to spine Attractive black and white engraved illustrations of flowers, ferns or vegetables on nearly every page. Attractive period advertisements. A couple of pages with light foxing, tiny nicks to the edges of a few pages, otherwise clean. Covers flower and vegetable selection, gardening and design and a calendar of garden operations. An iinsight into the Victorian garden. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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5 - The Complete Illustrated Home Book
Associated Newspapers Ltd 1111 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 
Probably 1930s. Large format. 392pp, red cloth boards, a little worn to edges, spine repaired with tape. B + w illustrations. Interior decoration, garden paths, repairs etc - encapsulates the style of the period. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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6 - Trees And Shrubs A Comprehensive Guide
Sphere 1983 0722180705 / 9780722180709 Soft Cover Fine 
93pp, illustrated softback covers. Many colour illustrations. A clean copy. An essential guide to over 200 varieties of trees and shrubs and their care. 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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7 - Ward Lock & Co's All About Gardening Garden Making And Maintenance
Ward Lock 1111 Very Good No Jacket Beatrice Parsons 
Gift inscription on flyleaf dated 1929. 384pp, green cloth boards with lily design. B + w drawings and photographs and colour ilustrations from paintings by Beatrice Parsons. Period adverts to endpapers. Occasional light spots of foxing, otherwise a clean copy. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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8 Allwood, Montagu C Carnations for Everyman
Allwood Bros 1953 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Amended 4th edition. 143pp, red boards. B + w illustrations. A few light spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise internally clean. The propagation and care of carnations. 
Price: 5.50 GBP
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9 Beaton, Alice Thompson et al Your Garden in the Virgin Islands How to Plan Plant and Make it Grow
St Croix St Croix Garden Club 1971 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Thomas Noon and Florence Case 
Large format. 63pp. Illustrated soft green covers, a little faded and scraped. Internally very clean. Advice on gardening in the Virgin Islands prepared by the St Croix Garden Club, with illustrations of useful plants. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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10 Beckett, Kenneth A Greenhouse Gardening & Growing Under Glass
Treasure Press 1987 1850511772 / 9781850511779 Hard Cover Very Good 
Practical Gardening Guides series. 96pp, laminated hardback covers. Colour illustrations. One small light mark to margin, otherwise a clean copy. Help with equipment, techniques, pests and diseases etc for growing plants under glass. 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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11 Beddall, J L Colour Hedges
The Garden Book Club 1953 Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
96pp,blue boards.Colour frontispiece and b + w illustrations. A clean copy. A useful and practical guide to which plants to choose for either a flower hedge or coloured foliage hedge, and how to look after them 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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12 Boatfield, Graham Farm Crops
Farming Press 1990 0852361297 / 9780852361290 Soft Cover Very Good Keith Pilling 
Revised second edition. 144pp, illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise a very clean copy. A scientific approach to cereal, root, break, forage and grassland crops. 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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13 Bowe, Patrick and Forest, Mary and Lebas Elizabeth et al Garden History the Journal of the Garden History Society Winter 1999
Maney 1999 First Edition Soft Cover Fine 
69pp, illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. Articles include the Indian gardening tradition and the Sajjan Niwas Bagh, Jaipur, Education for lady gardeners in Ireland, The making of a socialist Arcadia arboriculture and horticulture in the London Borough of Bermondsey after the Great War, and Benjamin Bond Hopkins at Painshill. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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14 Bridgeman, Peter The Nationwide Book of British Trees
BBC 1978 0563176334 / 9780563176336 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
64pp, illustrated card covers. B + w illustrations. Original owner's name to title page, otherwise internally clean. From the Nationwide series 'Crisis in the Countryside'. How our trees are disappearing, descriptions of trees, and what trees to plant. 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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15 Browne, Janet Ground Cover Plants
Ward Lock 1980 0706358791 / 9780706358797 First Edition Trade Paperback Very Good 
108pp, softback covers with light creases. Colour and b + w illustrations. Original owner has written the name of a plant in the index, otherwise clean. 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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16 Bulow-Olsen, Anne Plant Communities
Penguin 1978 014063004X / 9780140630046 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Susanne Larsen 
First English edition. 128pp, illustrated laminated boards. Many colour illustrations. Original owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise a very clean copy. How and why plants grow in communities, and a description of 20 communities. A Penguin Nature Guide. 
Price: 2.50 GBP
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17 Burton, Robert RSPB Birdfeeder Handbook
Dorling Kindersley 1996 0863184286 / 9780863184284 Hard Cover As New  Fine 
192pp, colour laminated hard covers with matching priclipped dustjacket. Colour photography by Kim Taylor. A beautiful guide to attracting and observing birds in your garden.  
Price: 7.00 GBP
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18 Champneys, Harcourt P Pearson's Encyclopaedia of Roses
C Arthur Pearson 1956 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
New and revised edition. 191pp, yellow cloth covered boards with a couple of small marks. Colour and b + w illustrations. Internally clean. Different roses, planting and care, pests, showing etc. 
Price: 5.50 GBP
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19 Coats, Peter (ed) A Book Of Gardens From House And Garden
Reprint Society 1961 Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Fine 
A tall book in a slipcase. 191pp, turquoise cloth covered boards. Colour and b + w illustrations. Articles on gardening topics by experts, such as Roses by Harry Wheatcroft, Fruit by W E Shewell-Cooper 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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20 Compton, Joan House Plants
Hamlyn 1978 0600001083 / 9780600001089 Trade Paperback Very Good Henry Barnett 
Pocket sized softback of 159pp. Many colour illustrations. Very light foxmarks to title page, otherwise clean and near Fine. How to care for plants from all over the world. A Hamlyn all-colour paperback. 
Price: 1.25 GBP
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