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Ros Rosarum Ex Horto Poetarum - Dew of the Ever-Living Rose Gathered from the Poets' Gardens of Many Lands [signed copy], E.V.B. (Eleanor Vere Boyle)
1 E.V.B. (Eleanor Vere Boyle) Ros Rosarum Ex Horto Poetarum - Dew of the Ever-Living Rose Gathered from the Poets' Gardens of Many Lands [signed copy]
London Elliot Stock 1885 Hardback Fair Signed by Author
Beautifully Inscribed by Mrs Boyle to John Murray the publisher on the front endpaper, dd Jan. 31, 1887, it is also signed on endpaper by Wifrid Blunt, June 8 1953, the author of the Art of Botanical Illustration in the New Naturalist Series . Illustrated, translucent, brown onion-skin d/jkt; rather worn - backstrip missing. Plain off-white thick card wrappers, worn; spine worn, stitched binding exposed - binding intact, but needs careful handling. Prose and poetry anthology.; 8vo ( 5" x 7"); 274 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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2 Jekyll, Gertrude Lilies For English Gardens - A Guide For Amateurs
London Country Life 1901 Hardback Very Good 
Pale brown buckram boards; lightly marked; binding tight. Gilt titling, bright. Owner's name on f.e.p. Occasional spotting. B/w illustrations. ; 8vo (6" x 9 1/2"); 70 pages 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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3 Livings, Frances and A. Livings Twelve White Flowers
London Hamilton, Adams & Co. 1888 Hardback Good+ 
Heavy, pale blue boards; bevelled edges; corners + head and tail of spine a little worn, binding unaffected. Somewhat marked; stains on rear. Silver titling on front still quite bright. Stitiched binding intact, but a little frail. 12 monochrome plates, all present; all but one plates have tissue guards, which are discoloured, but this hasn't affected the plate below. An illustrated study of twelve flowers such as the Camellia, Narcissus, Eucharis, Lily of the Valley, etc. ; 4to (8" x 10"); 47 pages 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Chinese Garden, History, Art & Architecture, Maggie, Keswick and Charles Jenks
4 Maggie, Keswick and Charles Jenks The Chinese Garden, History, Art & Architecture
London Academy Editions 1980 Second Hardback Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage.; Illustrated grey d/jkt, unclipped; light creasing to edges. Red cloth boards, clean and bright. Ownership marks on front pastedown. B/w illustrations. ; 4to (10" X 12"); 216 pages 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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5 Richmond, Mrs. In My Lady's Garden
London T. Fisher Unwin 1908 (MCMVIII) Hardback Very Good 
Please note that this is a heavy item and will incur extra shipping charges for international orders.; Illustrated olive green boards, in clear film; binding tight; corners sharp. Really lovely art nouveau illustration on front and spine - barely worn, and colours very bright. Nicely designed Arts and Crafts-style gilt titling, very bright. Gilt top edges; front and lower foredges spotted. Occasional spotting to text. Colour frontispiece, with tissue guard; colour + b/w illustrations. The compleat Edwardian gardener!; 8vo (6" x 9"); 463 pages 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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All About Sweet Peas, Sydenham, Robert
6 Sydenham, Robert All About Sweet Peas
Robert Sydenham 1910 Fifth Hardback Very Good 
Light buff buckram boards; a trifle marked, but not otherwise worn; rounded corners; binding tight. Red titling a little worn, but very legible. Interesting little book listing "A description of every known sweet pea" - and who knew there were so many! - as well as much of interest to the sweet pea grower. Also ads for gardening and growing equipment and supplies, the National Sweet Pea Society itself, plus several pages of blank note pages at rear, some of which have entries in a beautiful copperplate hand. ; 12mo (4" x 6 1/4"); 189 pages 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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Temple of Flora, Thornton, Robert &  Ronald King
7 Thornton, Robert & Ronald King Temple of Flora
Weidenfeld Nicolson Illustrated 1981 0297779842 / 9780297779841 Hardback Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Please note this is a heavy item and will incur extra shipping charges.; Green cloth boards with d./jkt. which is rubbed along top edge and has two 1 inch tears, text is clean and bright, 32 colour and 25 b & w plates. ; 14.33 X 10.39 X 1.10 inches; 111 pages 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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