Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

    English Garden

    By Ursula Buchan

    Hardback £17.46

    A revised edition of the best-selling classic exploring the English garden, engagingly narrated, illustrated by over 350 colour photographs: armchair garden-visiting at its best.

    Winter Gardens

    By Cedric Pollet

    Hardback £20.46

    An inspirational reference book which visits twenty of the most beautiful winter gardens in Britain and France before detailing over 300 plants and species you can use to transform your garden in this most underappreciated season.

    NT TOUR OF BRITAIN

    By Sally Palmer

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    National Treasure Alan Titchmarsh introduces a lavishly illustrated book about the best of Britain, showcasing the best houses, gardens, landscapes, natural history and artistic treasures. Ties in with Channel 5's 'Secrets of the National Trust' series.

    Kitchen Garden

    By Caroline Ikin

    Paperback £7.85

    The kitchen garden was once a key part of every large country home, and they are now popular destinations for visitors. This is the history of the British kitchen garden and those who tended it.

    Topiary, Knots and Parterres

    By Caroline Foley

    Hardback Save £17.54 = £32.46

    Topiary, knots and parterres come in many guises, from the grand and imposing to the humble and folksy. In this book Caroline Foley â with the aid of diarists, writers, wits, designers, gardeners and garden owners â traces their story through the centuries and across the world. Starting from the...

    Garden at War

    Paperback £10.23

    At Stowe, 250 acres of parkland off er a complex web of views, pathways, statues, inscriptions, urns and ideas. Unlike its French fl oricultural precursors, Stowe presents sudden shifts of scene, abrupt revelations, as well as spots at which to stop to absorb the visual eff ect. There is natural...

    Cottage in the Country

    By Jane Eastoe

    Hardback £11.45

    A collection of the most fascinating and picturesque cottages from the National Trust.

    Gardens of Japan

    By Helena Attlee

    Paperback £11.45

    A concise introduction to Japanese garden style, with detailed accounts of 23 great Japanese gardens. Beautifully illustrated with specially commissioned photographs.

    Little History Of British Gardening

    By Jenny Uglow

    Hardback £13.85

    It tracks down the ordinary folk who worked the earth - the apprentice boys and weeding women, the florists and nursery gardeners - as well as aristocrats and grand designers and famous plant-hunters.

    Day with Claude Monet in Giverny

    By Adrien Goetz

    Hardback Save £6.54 = £15.96

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