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Bold Romantic Gardens

Bold Romantic Gardens

by James Van Sweden; Wolfgang Oehme

Design With Nature

Design With Nature

by Ian L McHarg

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Landscape Architecture

by American Society Of Landscape Architects

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Gardens Are For People

by Thomas D Church

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The Landscape We See

by Garrett Eckbo

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Bold Romantic Gardens

by Oehme;Van Sweden

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Charleston Gardens

by Loutrell W Briggs

Landscape Architecture Books & Ephemera

Preserving New England

Preserving New England

by Kay, Jane Holtz

A World With a View

A World With a View

by Tunnard, Christopher

Watch Hill Style

Watch Hill Style

by Richard C. Youngken

Watch Hill: Watch Hill Conservancy, 2009, 2009. A monograph on the architectural features of houses and cottages in the Watch Hill RI community, much of it built in the shingle style of the late 19th century. With list of architects and landscape architects, and garden designers. First edition. 23 cm.; 55 pp.; illustrated from photographs and drawings. A fine copy in wrappers. Paperback..
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$80.00
Chinese Influence On European Garden Structures

Chinese Influence On European Garden Structures

by Erdberg, Eleanor Von

Cambridge: Harvard Univ. Press, 1936. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. brick cloth. Fine in fine, plain dust wrapper. 221 pages. 26 x 20 cm. Ninety-four black and white illustrations. Bibliography. Index. Annotated List of Buildings Mentioned in the Text. Edited by Bremer Whidden Pond. Von Erdberg sums up, "The eighteenth century covered many pages with the pros and cons of the Chinese garden and its buildings. Its charm......helped the Chinese style to an easy victory." Lovely as new copy.
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$200.00
Garden Design and Architects’ Gardens: Two reviews, illustrated, to show, by actual examples from British Gardens,  that clipping and aligning trees to make them ‘harmonise’ with architecture is barbarous, needless, and Inartistic

Garden Design and Architects’ Gardens: Two reviews, illustrated, to show, by actual examples from British Gardens, that clipping and aligning trees to make them ‘harmonise’ with architecture is barbarous, needless, and Inartistic

by ROBINSON, WILLIAM

London: John Murray, 1892 Robinson’s takedowns of two popular contemporary publications, Blomfield’s "The Formal Garden in England" and Sedding’s "Garden Craft, Old and New" , "...two reactionary books which have lately appeared---books not worth notice for their own sake, as they contribute nothing to our knowledge of the beautiful art of gardening or garden design," which violated his naturalist design principles. Blomfield and Robinson enjoyed a healthy... Read more
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$200.00
Rural Cemeteries of America.  Green-Wood Illustrated in a Series of Views Taken Expressly for This Work [together with] Mount Auburn Illustrated in a Series of Views from Drawings by James Smillie. (Two volumes in one)

Rural Cemeteries of America. Green-Wood Illustrated in a Series of Views Taken Expressly for This Work [together with] Mount Auburn Illustrated in a Series of Views from Drawings by James Smillie. (Two volumes in one)

by Smillie, James, engraver. Texts by N. Cleaveland and Cornelia W. Walter, respectively

New York: R. Martin, 1847 and 1850. First and later edition respectively. Half Morocco. Very Good. 4to. viii, 94, [1], 119, [1] pp. 38 steel engraved plates in all, including frontis maps of cemeteries in their respective volumes. Plus two penciled notes written by the famous engraver, Smillie, presumably. These are written on the backs of two plates, one the frontis map plate of the second part. Cemeteries have long been green oases in densely populated urban areas, and in the nineteenth century... Read more
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$400.00
Garden Pottery

Garden Pottery

by ATLANTIC TERRA COTTA COMPANY

New York: Atlantic Terra Cotta Co., 1911 Catalog showing Atlantic’s reproductions of classic pottery which had originally been brought over from Italy for reproduction by the late Stanford White before Italy forbade such exports. Showing vases, jars, pedestals, and window boxes. With examples of glaze colors, dimensions, and price list. 15.5 cm; 20 pp.; illustratd from photographs. Minor ink emendation; discount stamp; else a very good copy in pictorial wrappers..
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$125.00
Tuinkunst Garden Art l’Art du Jardin Gartenkunst

Tuinkunst Garden Art l’Art du Jardin Gartenkunst

by BEIJER, DICK

Warnsveld: Terra I Lanoo BV, 2001 A photographic survey of the Dutch landscape architect’s recent work in the Netherlands, with monochrome images by Hans Fonk. Divided into sections: Materials, View, Light, Space, Seasons, Water, Time, and Growth. Text in English, Dutch, German, and French. First edition. 24.5 cm; 170 pp.; illustrated from photographs. A fine copy in black cloth with ribbon marker, in a good dust jacket with repaired tears to front panel..
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$35.00
Rural Essays. Edited With A Memoir Of The Author, By George William Curtis, and a Letter To His Friends by Fredericka Bremer

Rural Essays. Edited With A Memoir Of The Author, By George William Curtis, and a Letter To His Friends by Fredericka Bremer

by Downing, A.J

New York: Leavitt & Allen, 1854. Hardcover. Orig. green, publisher's cloth decorated in blind. Very good. 557 pages. 23 x 15 cm. Engraved frontis., seven plates, plus text illustrations [wood engravings]. Downing's essays are a collection of his editorials from the periodical, THE HORTICULTURIST, between 1845 and 1852. The sixteen essays on Landscape gardening are a valuable supplement to his TREATISE ON THE THEORY AND PRACTICE OF LANDSCAPE GARDENING, etc. Together, the two works present a... Read more
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$125.00
Jardins D'Espagne

Jardins D'Espagne

by Gromort, Georges

Paris: A. Vincent, 1926. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. marbled board portfolio with lettering in gilt, red cloth spine and cloth ties. Near fine. 2 vols. Large folio, approx. 18 x 14", total of 124 black and white plates, twenty plans, and 160 views of villas from various regions of Spain. 20 pages of introductory text and explanatory notes. Vol.I presents the Arab gardens at Alcazar, Alhambra, etc. Vol.II the gardens of the Renaissance and 18th century at the Escorial, Seville, etc. Bright, fresh... Read more
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$650.00
La Science Des Ombres, Par Rapport Au Dessin. Ouverage necessaire a ceux quiveulent dessiner l'Architecture civile...

La Science Des Ombres, Par Rapport Au Dessin. Ouverage necessaire a ceux quiveulent dessiner l'Architecture civile...

by Dupain [De Montesson]

Paris: Didot Fils, 1786. leather_bound. Contemporary tree calf. Very good. 168 pages. 8vo, eighteen folded copper plates. The first part was originally published 1746, the conclusions in the second part apparently published later, ca.1760. A perspective and drawing manual, the first fourteen plates illustrate architectural shades and shadows; the remaining four illustrate military architecture and garden plans. The author discusses the relevance of shadow projection for the technical representation of... Read more
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$520.00
Tenth Short Course on Roadside Development

Tenth Short Course on Roadside Development

by SUTTON, CHARLES R. et al

Columbus: Dept. Landscape Architecture OSU, 1951 Handbook for the 10th week-long joint session with the Dept. of Landscape Arch. and the Ohio Dept. of Highways. Sessions cover utility line maintenance, erosion control, planting, roadside parks, intersection design, advances in highway cross-section design, etc. First edition. 26.5 cm; 186 pp.; illustrated from photographs, plans, and drawings. Some wear to the cloth spine; else a good copy or better in wrappers. .
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$35.00
Landscape Architecture April 1990: The Landscapes of Noguchi

Landscape Architecture April 1990: The Landscapes of Noguchi

by WALKER, PETER, DORE ASHTON et al. [NOGUCHI]

Landscape Architecture April 1990 Issue devoted to Isamu Noguchi’s landscapes and works with stone, in Japan and the U.S. First edition. 30.5 cm; 112 pp.; illustrated from photographs. A very good copy in wrappers..
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$45.00
A World with a View: An Inquiry into the Nature of Scenic Views

A World with a View: An Inquiry into the Nature of Scenic Views

by TUNNARD, CHRISTOPHER

New Haven: Yale, (1978), 1978. First edition. Square 8vo; pp. xii, 196; illustrated. Owner's stamp, else a very good copy in a good dust jacket..
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$9.00
Recueil de jardins anglois et chinois. Recueil de jardinage composé par le Sr. Panseron, Architecte, Professeur d'Architecture, Ancien Professeur de Dessin à l'Ecole Royale Militaire et cydevant Inspecteur des Batimens de S.A.S. Mrg. le Prince de Conti.

Recueil de jardins anglois et chinois. Recueil de jardinage composé par le Sr. Panseron, Architecte, Professeur d'Architecture, Ancien Professeur de Dessin à l'Ecole Royale Militaire et cydevant Inspecteur des Batimens de S.A.S. Mrg. le Prince de Conti.

by PANSERON, PIERRE

Paris: Chez l'auteur, 1783. Full Calf. Very Good. 4to (27.0 x 20.5 cm), Contemporary decorative calf with red morocco label. Collation: [6] pp. + 6 [i.e. 5], 6, 6, 10 (folded) plates. The book is bound in a decorative, mottled calf French binding of the period. The spine has raised bands and floral gilt decorations in panels, with red morocco label in upper panel. The ends of spines and corners show some wear. There is worming spot on front cover near fore edge with light scuffing to boards, rubbed... Read more
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$8,000.00
Eleventh Short Course on Roadside Development

Eleventh Short Course on Roadside Development

by SUTTON, CHARLES R. et al

Columbus: Dept. Landscape Architecture OSU, 1952 Handbook for the 11th week-long joint session with the Dept. of Landscape Arch. and the Ohio Dept. of Highways. Sessions cover shoulder soil stabilization, mechanized equipment, highway trees, microclimates along the highways, roadside parks, management with Roadside Councils, etc. First edition. 26.5 cm; 186 pp.; illustrated from photographs, plans, and drawings. Some wear to the cloth spine and front wrapper; else a good copy or better in wrappers..
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$35.00
Architettura Campestre

Architettura Campestre

by Hunt, Thomas Frederick

London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 1827. First edition. Boards. Orig. publisher thick gray boards with illustrated front cover paper label. later cloth backstrip. Very good. 28 pages in text. 32 x 25 cm. Twelve full-page lithographed plates with descriptive text -- "designs for a summer house and gardener's residence, a garden cottage, a gate lodge. a dairy and gamekeepers residence....a small residence, an orangery and garden seat, a small villa and casino. One of the largest designs is... Read more
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$410.00
Home Grounds (Appleton's Home Books).

Home Grounds (Appleton's Home Books).

by [Gardening]. Oakey, Alexander F

New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1881. First edition. Original Cloth, embossed & colored. Very Good. 12 mo, pp. 119, illustrated w/29 engravings plus 10pp of ads, see Hitchcock #868 note. has a very nice, illustrated section on fences and gates. an important nineteenth century look at home landscaping
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$60.00
Landscape Art  Past and Present

Landscape Art Past and Present

by McCormick, Harriet Hammond

New York: Scribners, 1923. Limited ed. Hardcover. Profusely illustrated, with plates of gardens & their architecture, including historical gardens such as Babylon, Egypt, Greece, and period gardens in Rome, Florence Versaills, Cambridgeshire, Twickenham, Chicago, Brookline, MA, Carmel, CA, York Harbor, ME, 2 long series of views of Walden, and several of parks including Central Park, Kew Gardens & Lincoln Park in Chicago. Printed on watermarked paper, an extremely attractive production.... Read more
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$175.00
A Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Landscape Gardening, Adapted to America; With A View To The Improvement Of Country Residences; With Remarks On Rural Architecture

A Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Landscape Gardening, Adapted to America; With A View To The Improvement Of Country Residences; With Remarks On Rural Architecture

by Downing, A.J

New York: Wiley and Putnam, 1841. First edition. Hardcover. Original ribbed cloth decoratively embossed and ruled in blind, spine stamped in gilt. Very good. 451 pages. 24 x 15.5 cm. Frontispiece, 69 plus 19 wood engraved illustrations. Downing is widely considered the be the greatest single figure in American horticulture, later influencing the work of Frederick Law Olmstead and Calvert Vaux. Downing's book is additionally important as the first example of the "new" pattern book, illustrated with... Read more
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$750.00
G-E Novalux Estate-Type Electric Fountains

G-E Novalux Estate-Type Electric Fountains

by GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY

Schenectady: General Electric, 1932. Catalog for GE’s estate-type electric fountain designed for private grounds, formal gardens, small parks, public quares, etc. These small fountains illuminated with varying numbers of submersible projectors. First edition. 26.5 cm; 5 pp.; printed recto only; color frontispiece and seven plates, four from photographs of installed fountains and two drawings, and five folding plates of details. A very good copy in embossed binder with metal clips..
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$140.00
Water: The Use of Water in Landscape Architecture

Water: The Use of Water in Landscape Architecture

by JELLICOE, GEOFFREY & SUSAN

New York: St. Martin's Press, (1971) An historical survey of built environments using water as a design feature, or incorporating existing water. First American edition. 4to; 137 pp.; illustrated. A fine copy in a very good dust jacket.. First American Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine.
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$25.00
Creating Small Gardens

Creating Small Gardens

by STRONG, ROY

NY: Villard, 1987, 1987. 1st Am. ed. Sq. 8vo; 143 pp.; many color illus. & plans. A very good copy or better in a very good dust jacket. Ever the formalist, Strong presents plans for twenty-five small gardens, ranging from the Alfresco Cube Room to the Corridor Herb Garden..
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$10.00
OLIN: PLACEMAKING.

OLIN: PLACEMAKING.

by OLIN, Laurie; McGLADE, Dennis C.; BEDELL, Robert J.; et. al

The Monacelli Press, New York, 2008. . Oblong 4to, 305pp, colour and black and white illustrations. A near fine hardback copy in like dust jacket. .
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AU$30.00
The Florist's Manual, Or, Hints Of A Gay Flower-Garden; With Directions For Preventing The Depredations of Insects, Observations On The Treatment And Growth Of Bulbous Plants, Curious Facts Respecting Their Management, And Directions For The Culture Of The Guernsey Lily, Etc..

The Florist's Manual, Or, Hints Of A Gay Flower-Garden; With Directions For Preventing The Depredations of Insects, Observations On The Treatment And Growth Of Bulbous Plants, Curious Facts Respecting Their Management, And Directions For The Culture Of The Guernsey Lily, Etc..

by Jackson, Maria Elizabeth

London: Henry Colburn, 1827. New Edition. Hardcover. Quarter brown calf and dark salmon boards. Very good. 136 pages. 19 x 11.5 cm. Six colored aquatint plates, one a large foldout. HENREY Vol.II, p.583. "No author's name appears on the title page......in the later editions the author signed her name and address" (rear of book). ABBEY LIFE p.13. Wide text margins, generally clean interior, tight and firm binding., nicks to corners.
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$575.00
Les jardins, poëme ... nouvelle édition, considérablement augmentée.

Les jardins, poëme ... nouvelle édition, considérablement augmentée.

by Delille, Jacques

Paris: Chez Levrault (pr. by P. Didot l'aîné), 1801. 12mo (13.5 cm, 5.25"). [6], xxxv, [1], 216 pp.; 4 plts. Subtitled "L'art d'embellir les paysages," this gardening-themed poem includes praise of the virtues of the relaxed, relatively "natural" jardin anglais. Les jardins, Delille's most successful work, was originally published in 1782 with many subsequent editions appearing both in French and English; the present example is a nicely bound copy of... Read more
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$250.00
Harvard University Graduate School of Design : Alumni / ae Directory 1997

Harvard University Graduate School of Design : Alumni / ae Directory 1997

by HARVARD UNIVERSITY GRADUATE SCHOOL OF DESIGN

Harvard, 1997 A listing of all graduates from 1914 to 1997. With biographical, geological, specialty, and class year sections. 23 cm.; 246 pp. Rubbed spots to rear cover; else a good copy or better in blue cloth..
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$35.00