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House Plants

By: Mason, Anthony

Price: £1.25

Publisher: Geddes & Grosset: 1988

Seller ID: 12939

Condition: Fine


Pocket sized. 128pp, illustrated softback cover. Colour and b + w illustrations. A very clean copy. Originally produced for Time-Life books, this is a special edition for Ariel. Know your house plants and their needs, and experiment with rarer varieties. View more info

The Practical Home Handyman

By: Matthew, W P (ed)

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Odhams Press: 1948

Seller ID: 11340

Condition: Very Good


416pp, brown boards with impressed vignette. Many b + w illustrations. Internally clean. Repairs and projects for house, garden, bike etc maintenance - carpentry, plumbing, electrics. View more info

Bonsai The Why & How

By: National Bonsai Society

Price: £3.50

Publisher: The National Bonsai Society:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9775

Condition: Very Good


46pp booklet, illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. Old price to front cover, otherwise As New. 100 questions and answers on Bonsai topics. View more info

Lawns and Playing Fields

By: Reed, F J

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Faber: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13733

Condition: Very Good


212pp, green cloth covered boards with a couple of faint marks. B + w illustrations. Flyleaf removed, marks left by removal of sellotape to inner boards, otherwise internally clean. A comprehensive guide to grass mixtures, care and maintenance, weeds and pests and lawns for sports and parks. View more info

An Introduction to Cactus and Other Succulent Plants

By: Roan, H M and Scott, S H

Price: £1.75

Publisher: The National Cactus and Succulent SOciety: 1957

Seller ID: 12937

Condition: Good


4th edition. 38pp, illustrated soft covers. B + w illustrations. Bottom of front cover and title page have a little damp spotting, original owner's name to front cover, otherwise clean - a good 'working copy'. How to choose and look after your collection. View more info

Shrubs Amateur Gardening Picture Book No. 14

By: Rundle, R V G

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Collingridge: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6752

Condition: Very Good


60pp, complete illustrated dustjacket. B + w photographs. A small magazine cutting neatly attached to the last page, otherwise very clean. Shrubs for different situations, and how to care for them. View more info

Planting Schemes From Monet's Garden

By: Russell, Vivian

Price: £6.25

Publisher: Frances Lincoln: 2003

Seller ID: 14781

ISBN: 0711217874

Condition: Fine


160pp, illustrated laminated softback covers. Over 150 spectacular colour photographs. A very clean copy. Plans and pictures of the garden Monet created at Giverny, through the seasons of the year, and ideas for recreating the plantings in your own garden. View more info

The A B C Of Gardening

By: Shewell - Cooper W E

Price: £3.00

Publisher: EUP: 1960

Seller ID: 10564

Condition: Very Good


Reprint of the New Edition. 260pp, priceclipped dustjacket is a little rubbed to edges. Colour and b + w illustrations. Gift inscription to inner board, notes to flyleaf, otherwise very clean. Vegetables, flowers, fruit etc - a classic View more info

Born Gardeners

By: Shewell - Cooper W E

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Evans: 1110

Seller ID: 13153

Condition: Very Good


Probably 1950s. 214pp, dustjacket by Harry Sheldon with a couple of tears and wear to the edge. B + w illustrations. Damp mark to front edge of boards, but internally clean. Town and country gardens and gardeners. View more info

The A B C of Cacti and Succulents

By: Shewell - Cooper W E

Price: £3.50

Publisher: EUP: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13313

Condition: Very Good


200pp, green boards. Colour and b + w illustrations.Complete with Errata slip. The previous owner has carefully pasted pictures of rare cacti to the flyleaf and inner board, otherwise internally clean. How to propagate and care for cacti - a classic. View more info

The A B C Of Gardening

By: Shewell - Cooper W E

Price: £2.50

Publisher: EUP: 1949

Seller ID: 15014

Condition: Very Good


Reprint of the first edition. 263pp, green cloth covered boards with spade ornament. Colour and b + w illustrations. Gift inscription to flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. Vegetables, flowers, fruit etc - a classic View more info

How to Grow Cacti and Succulents

By: Shurly, E

Price: £2.50

Publisher: The Cactus and Succulent Society of Great Britain: 1956

Seller ID: 12938

Condition: Very Good


6th edition. 32pp, illustrated soft covers. 36 b + w illustrations. Original owner's name to front cover. Internally clean. View more info

Mr Smith Propagates Plants

By: Smith, Geoffrey

Price: £2.00

Publisher: BBC: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12684

ISBN: 0563162104

Condition: Very Good


56pp, illustrated softback covers with a couple of light creases. B + w illustrations. One mark to foredge, otherwise internally clean. Cuttings, budding, grafting - how to grow over 100 different plants. View more info

Wildlife Begins At Home

By: Soper, Tony

Price: £5.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1779

ISBN: 0715371118

Condition: Very Good


128 pp, illustrated boards a little rubbed to edges. Illustrations by Robert Gillmor and b + w photographs. The birds and wild animals who share our gardens. View more info

Flowercraft

By: Stevenson, Violet

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Book Club Associates: 1981

Seller ID: 7654

Condition: Fine


A tall book of 188pp. Colour and b + w photographs. A clean copy. Pot pourri, dried flowers, pressed flowers, candied flowers as well as flower arrangement techniques. View more info

Herb Gardening

By: Sulzberger, Robert

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Aura: 1995

Seller ID: 15044

ISBN: 0947793704

Condition: Fine


A Step By Step Garden Guide. First English edition. 96pp, laminated illustrated softback covers. Colour illustrations.. A very clean, tight copy. Practical advice on choosing and growing herbs. View more info

Ward Lock's Book of Gardening An ABC of Garden Management

By: The Editors

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Ward Lock: 1111

Seller ID: 13177

Condition: Very Good


Gift inscription on flyleaf dated 1935. 254pp, red cloth covered boards. B + w drawings and photographs. Frontispiece now detached, otherwise internally clean. Still useful. View more info

Making Love To Mother Earth

By: Thomas, H H

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Cassell: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1995

Condition: Very Good


209 pp, green cloth boards, endpaper maps. 31 half-tone plates. Foxing spots to edges and Index, otherwise clean. The story of a garden. View more info

Percy Thrower's First Time Gardening

By: Thrower, Percy

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hamlyn: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5731

ISBN: 060037419X

Condition: Very Good


80pp, complete dustjacket with photo of the author. Many two-tone illustrations. Corner cut from flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. Gardening skills for new gardeners, including pest control. View more info

Percy Thrower's Every Day Gardening

By: Thrower, Percy

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Hamlyn: 1974

Seller ID: 9150

ISBN: 060044242X

Condition: Fine


Large book of 317pp, priceclipped dustjacket with two long repaired tears to spine and small portion of loss to front. Many colour and b + w illustrations. Internally clean. Advice on flowers, fruit etc, including the greenhouse. View more info