Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

    Gardener's Garden

    By Toby Musgrave

    Hardback Save £9.52 = £20.43

    The inspirational resource for garden designers and garden-lovers - now available in a compelling compact format.

    NGS: The Garden Visitor's Handbook 2017

    By The National Gardens Scheme NGS

    Paperback £10.25

    Previously known as The Yellow Book, NGS Gardens to Visit 2017 is the National Gardens Scheme's annual essential garden-visiting guide to nearly 4,000 locations in England and Wales, supporting nursing, caring and gardening charities.

    Japanese Stone Gardens: Origins, Meaning, Form

    By Donald Richie

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Gain some new ideas along with the principles and history of Japanese stone gardening with this useful and beautiful garden design book

    The Princess\'s Garden: Royal Intrigue and the Untold Story of Kew

    By Vanessa Berridge

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    The untold story of how our national obsession with gardening came to be.

    Gardens of Marrakesh

    By Angelica Gray

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    The first book to be published on this fascinating subject, Gardens of Marrakesh champions the city' s relevance today in a world of water scarcity and urban development and explores its green heritage, considering some twenty gardens both from an historic and cultural perspective.

    Landscape Theory in Design

    By Susan Herrington

    Paperback Save £1.62 = £38.37

    Phenomenology, Materiality, Cybernetics, Palimpsest, Cyborgs, Landscape Urbanism, Typology, Semiotics, Deconstruction - the minefield of theoretical ideas that students must navigate today can be utterly confusing, and how do these theories translate to the design studio? Landscape Theory in Design introduces theoretical ideas to students without the use of jargon or...

    Making for Home

    By Alan Tait

    Hardback £20.46

    As a child living in a bleak coastal village on the Solway Firth during World War 2, Alan Tait's Dr Barnardo's papier mache collection box, with its thatched roof and chimney, represented a different world, a bright and safe one, and inspired him to imagine the homes that might lie...

    London Garden Book A-Z

    By Abigail Willis

    Hardback £12.65

    Paul Bangay\'s Country Gardens

    By Paul Bangay

    Hardback Save £9.54 = £20.46

    Short History of Gardens

    By Gordon Campbell

    Hardback £10.25

    A Short History of Gardens embraces the beauty and practicality of gardens, in history and culture across the world. Gordon Campbell also look at variations on the modern garden, including the suburban garden, the city garden, the guerrilla garden, and the vegetable garden, and considers the future of gardens.

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