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9 + 1 Young Dutch Landscape Architects

By: Feireiss, Kristin (foreword)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Rotterdam, Netherlands, Nai Publishers (Netherlands Architecture Institute), 1999

Edition: First Edition


Softcover. Condition: Fine, binding sound text clean, no inscriptions. 127pp. Many colour illustrations. The ten Dutch landscape architecture offices brought together in this publication were selected by the Netherlands Architecture Institute on the strength of their body of work to date (1999). The offices/designers studied were Annemieke Diekman, Parklaan, DS, Studio I.S., Eker en Schaap, Veenenbos en Bosh, Juurlink & Geluk, Vista, Kaap 3 and West 8. 4to - over 9¾&#34... View more info

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Architectuur En Landschap: De Techniek Van De Rationele, Formele En Picturale Enscenering

By: Reh, W and Steenbergen, C.M.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Delft, Holland, Publikatieburo Bouwkunde, 1992


NB: Text is in Dutch throughout. Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers and light sunning to spine. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 260pp. Many b/w illustrations. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Community Open Spaces: Greening Neighborhoods Through Community Action and Land Conservation

By: Francis, Mark, Cashdan Lisa and Paxson, Lynn

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Island Press, 1984

Edition: First Edition


Green cloth with titles in silver on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear and small tear to top of front of jacket by top of spine. 250pp. Many b/w illustrations. This book was the most definitive work on the subject at the time of publication in 1984. It provides in-depth analyses of ten New York City projects, and reveals how planners can work in their own communities to develop vacant... View more info

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De Tuin Van Het Moderne Landhuis

By: Buwalda, Elly

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Holland, Van Holkema & Warendorf N.V., 1953


NB: Text is in Dutch throughout. Green cloth with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, binding sound, text clean, very light cockling to top edge of textblock. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally shelfworn with a couple of vertical tears (now repaired) to front of jacket and and a small chunk missing to top of rear of jacket. Not price-clipped. 164pp. Many b/w illustrations. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Diary of an XVIIIth Century Garden

By: Calthrop, Dion Clayton

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Williams & Norgate Ltd., 0

Edition: First Edition


No date of publication listed, but inscription on front endpaper is dated Christmas 1927. Olive green cloth with titles in gilt on front cover and spine. Light browning and foxing to endpapers, fore-edge of textblock and first and last few pages of text. First page of text has a small nick to the right hand edge. Binding sound. 128pp. Illustrations by Eleanor Fortescue Brickdale. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Ecology and Design in Landscape: The 24th Symposium of the British Ecological Society, Manchester 1983

By: Bradshaw, A.D. et al (ed.)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Oxford, Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1986

Edition: First Edition


Dark brown cloth with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, previous owners name on front endpaper, binding sound. Text clean apart from very occasional annotation in pencil. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear, and light soiling to rear cover of jacket. 463pp. Several b/w illustrations and tables. This volume was the outcome of a joint meeting of the Landscape Institute and the British Ecological Society at which the relationship between ecology and... View more info

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Een Pavilijoen in Arcadie: Geschiedenis Van De Follie

By: Deiters, Patricia

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Rotterdam, Netherlands, Nederlands Architectuurinstituut, 1989


NB: Text is in Dutch throughout. Softcover. Condition: Fine, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 82pp. Many colour illustrations. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Elements Analytiques De L'espace Urbain: Essai De Definition Du Paysage De La Ville a L'echelle De L'homme

By: Szczot, Frederic

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions D.Vincent & Cie., 1972


Softcover. NB: Text is in French throughout. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 94pp. Several b/w drawings within text. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

English Garden Design: History and Styles Since 1650

By: Turner, Tom

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, The Antique Collectors Club, 1986

Edition: First Edition


Olive green cloth with text in gilt on spine and front cover. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear and some sunning to spine and immediate surrounding area. Price-clipped. 238pp. 69 colour illustrations, 240 b/w illustrations. In this book, the author describes and illustrates eleven styles of garden design: Enclosed, French Dutch, Forest, Serpentine, Irregular, Transition, Italian, Mixed, Arts... View more info

Environments Designed By Dutch Landscape Architects in the Period Since 1945

By: Vroom, Meto J.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Bussum, Netherlands, Uitgeverij Thoth, 1995


NB: Text is dual text English and Dutch throughout. Hardcover. Condition: Fine, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 208pp. Many colour and b/w illustrations. This book offers a unique surcey of "typically Dutch" landscape architecture. Some forty highly qualified projects have been selected, including gardens, parks and larger rural and urban areas. Includes projects by designers such as Mien Ruys, Lodewijk Baljon, Joo... View more info

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Garden-craft Old and New

By: Sedding (the late), John D.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul Trench & Trubner, 1892


With a memorial notice by the Rev.E.F.Russell. Second edition. Pale green cloth with titles in gilt on front cover and spine and image in gilt of a sundial on the front cover. Condition: Fair to good, govers are generally lightly shelfworn and sunned, with heavier sunning to spine. Head and tail of spine also guite shelfworn and bumped. Browning and foxing to endpapers. Text bright and clean. Inner rear joint beginning to wear a little, otherwise binding sound, no inscri... View more info

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Gartentechnik Und Gartenkunst

By: Meyer, Franz Sales and Ries, Friedrich

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Carl Scholtze Verlag, 1911


NB: Text is in German throughout. Green cloth with title in dark green on front cover and spine. All edges green. Condition: Covers are in reasonably good condition with some heavy fraying and splitting to the cloth of the spine, consequently, covers are slightly loose. Internally, the book is in very good condition. 744pp. 8 tipped-in colour plates, 490 b/w illustrations, including several plans. A heavy book - will require extra postage if to be sent outside UK. The fi... View more info

Green Belts: Conflict Mediation in the Urban Fringe

By: Elson, Martin J.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann, 1986

Edition: First Edition


Green hardcover with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Fine, with previous owners name on front endpaper. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. 304pp. Described by the Royal Town Planning Innstitute as the "jewel in the crown" of land use planning, green belts have been in place around most English cities for over fifty years. This book, written in 1986, was the first fully comprehensive study of gree... View more info

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Humphry Repton

By: Stroud, Dorothy

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Country Life Ltd., 1962

Edition: 1st Edition


Dark green cloth with title in gilt on front cover and spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Very light foxing to endpapers.Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fair to good, generally shelfworn with some small chips and small repaired tears. Price-clipped. 182pp. Many b/w illustrations.This detailed study brings to life Humphry Repton (1752-1818), the last great English landscape designer of the eighteenth century, often regarded as th... View more info

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Il Giardino e La Scena: Francesco Bagnara 1784-1866

By: Bussadori, Paola

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Castelfranco Veneto, Italy, Mp/edizioni, 1986

Edition: First Edition


NB: Text is in Italian throughout. Grey hardcover with title in red on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscripitons. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. 118pp. plus index. Many b/w and some colour illustrations. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info