Gardening

    How to Make a Forest Garden

    By Patrick Whitefield

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    A step-by-step guide to creating a maximum output for minimum labour food producing garden, designed using the ecological principles of a natural woodland. Highly practical and inspiring, How To Make A Forest Garden tells you everything you need to know in order to create a beautiful and productive forest garden.

    The Landscape of Man: Shaping the Environment from Prehistory to the Present Day

    By Geoffrey Jellicoe

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    This volume looks at the landscape of 28 cultures, ranging from ancient Mesopotamia to the present day, and shows how the environment is conditioned by the philosophy and religion of each civilization. A selection from Geoffrey Jellicoe's "The Atlanta Historical Garden" is included.

    Landscape Detailing: Surfaces: v. 2: Surfaces

    By Michael Littlewood

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    Intended for use as a reference for landscape designers and as a time-saving tool, this title is useful for the design office. Each section begins with technical guidance notes on design and construction and then provides a list of points against which specifications can be checked. This is followed by...

    Landscape Detailing: Enclosures: v. 1

    By Michael Littlewood

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    Intended for use as a reference for landscape designers and as a time-saving tool, this title is useful for the design office. Each section begins with technical guidance notes on design and construction and then provides a list of points against which specifications can be checked. This is followed by...

    Clematis

    By Keith Fair

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    Clematis are amongst the most versatile of all garden flowers and can be grown in a number of different ways and for a number of different purposesas climbers and trailers for trellises, walls, and even through trees; as low growing shrubs for ground cover; and for growing in containers on...

    The Renaissance Garden in England

    By Roy Strong

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    The great formal gardens of Tudor and Stuart England are a lost art form. This book sets out to evoke both the people and the ideas that led to the creation of the English Renaissance garden. Figures included are: Robert Cecil; Francis Bacon; Inigo Jones; Lucy Harrington; and Andrew Marvell.

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