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Gardens (descriptions, history etc) books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Gardens (descriptions, history etc) category. Presented with a red border are the Gardens (descriptions, history etc) books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

The Most Glorious Prospect by Bettina Harden The Most Glorious Prospect


Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017

Norfolk Gardens and Designed Landscapes by Patsy Dallas, Roger Last, Tom Williamson Norfolk Gardens and Designed Landscapes
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Norfolk Gardens is a celebration of the rich history of gardens and parks in the county of Norfolk - a kind of `Pevsner's Guide' for lovers of designed landscape.
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/10/2017

The Secret Gardeners Britain's Creatives Reveal Their Private Sanctuaries by The Secret Gardeners Britain's Creatives Reveal Their Private Sanctuaries

A captivating photographic portrait of twenty-five gardens by the UKs foremost creative talents, including world-renowned artists, musicians, actors, writers, producers and designers.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

English Garden by Ursula Buchan, Andrew Lawson English Garden
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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.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

The Japanese Garden by Sophie Walker The Japanese Garden

An in-depth exploration spanning 800 years of the art, essence, and enduring impact of the Japanese garden
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

Dreamscapes Inspiration and beauty in gardens near and far by Claire Takacs Dreamscapes Inspiration and beauty in gardens near and far

Dreamscapes is a stunning collection of over fifty of the world's most beautiful gardens from across the globe, photographed by internationally renowned and awarded photographer Claire Takacs. Dreamscapes includes many gardens designed by famous designers such as Piet Oudolf, Paul...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Japanese Gardens Symbolism and Design by Seiko Goto Japanese Gardens Symbolism and Design

The unique beauty of the Japanese garden stems from its spirituality and rich symbolism, yet most discussions on this kind of garden rarely provide more than a superficial overview. This book takes a thorough look at the process of designing...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Construction Detailing for Landscape and Garden Design Surfaces, steps and margins by Paul Hensey Construction Detailing for Landscape and Garden Design Surfaces, steps and margins

Designs for gardens and landscapes need to contain accurate information to ensure that both the designer?s intent is clear and to enable the highest quality constructions. This book contains the elements most often used when detailing surfaces, with key information...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Coming Soon

The Crocus King E.A. Bowles of Myddelton House - the Gardens Restored by Bryan Hewitt The Crocus King E.A. Bowles of Myddelton House - the Gardens Restored


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2018

Hybrid Modernity: Late 20th Century Parks in China by Mary G. Padua Hybrid Modernity: Late 20th Century Parks in China

This book provides a detailed historical and design analysis of the development of parks and modern landscape architecture in late 20th century China. It questions whether the fusion of international influences with the local Chinese design vocabulary in late 20th...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

Other books in this genre

Winter Gardens Reinventing the Season by Cedric Pollet Winter Gardens Reinventing the Season

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.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/09/2017

The Mid-Century Modern Garden Capturing the Classic Style by Ethne Clarke The Mid-Century Modern Garden Capturing the Classic Style

A lavishly illustrated exploration of mid-century modern landscaping as it first appeared during the interwar period and as it has come to be interpreted today, with detailed advice on how readers can achieve the style for themselves.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/09/2017

Hortus Mirabilis Journey to Padua and the World's Oldest Botanical Garden by The University Of Padova Hortus Mirabilis Journey to Padua and the World's Oldest Botanical Garden

Combining historical appeal and the magic of nature, this book offers a fascinating look at one of the oldest and most important gardens, its existence having made a profound contribution to modern science.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2017

Secret Gardens of East Anglia by Barbara Segall Secret Gardens of East Anglia

In Secret Gardens of East Anglia, Suffolk-gardening author Barbara Segall and award-winning photographer Marcus Harpur capture 22 of the most interesting, inspirational and photogenic gardens of Suffolk, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire and Essex in this attractive format, following the best-selling success of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/08/2017

Principles of Horticulture: Level 3 by Charles Adams Principles of Horticulture: Level 3

This colourful guide will explain the fundamentals of growing plants, whether you are taking a Level 3 RHS, City and Guilds or Edexcel course, are a grower or gardener in the industry, or are just a keen amateur. Written in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

Responsive Landscapes Strategies for Responsive Technologies in Landscape Architecture by Bradley E. Cantrell Responsive Landscapes Strategies for Responsive Technologies in Landscape Architecture

The sensing, processing, and visualizing that are currently in development within the environment boldly change the ways design and maintenance of landscapes are perceived and conceptualised. This is the first book to rationalize interactive architecture and responsive technologies through the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/07/2017

Strategies for Landscape Representation Digital and Analogue Techniques by Paul Cureton Strategies for Landscape Representation Digital and Analogue Techniques

Strategies for Landscape Representation discusses a variety of digital and analogue production techniques for the representation of landscape at multiple scales. Careful consideration is required to represent time, and to ensure accuracy of representation and evaluation in the landscape. Written...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/07/2017

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