Thames and Hudson, 1966, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
388 pp., foreword by author, notes, glossary and index. The text is profusely illustrated with coloured and black and white illustrations and photography, line drawings, maps and sketches. Dark green boards with Thames and Hudson logo in gilt on front panel and gilt writing on the spine. Shelf wear evident to the bottom edges of the book and dust marks and browning to the top paper edge. Faint foxing to the endpapers. Photographic dustwrapper, showing a stately garden, with green background and white and black writing on the front panel and spine. The dustwrapper is rubbed and faded, the spine is particularly affected. Wrinkling to the top and bottom dust wrapper edges and on the verso of the dustwrapper browning has occurred. A walk-through gardens, and how old various styles came in and out of vogue, from ancient Egypt up to time of writing of the book. . Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; History ; Gardening; Inventory No: 0101315.