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            Exceptional Australian Garden Makers
             

            Exceptional Australian Garden Makers (Paperback)

            By Vale, Anne; By (photographer) Griffiths, Dr Simon; Elliot, Rodger

            • RRP: $102.50
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            This seminal text takes you on a voyage of discovery into the lives and legacies of influential Australian garden makers of the 20th century. Historian Anne Vale makes the Connections between Australia's early garden making pioneers including Edna Walling, Millie Gibson and Olive... Mellor and the mid century natural style landscapers Gordon Ford, Ellis Stones, Glen Wilson and Paul Thompson who created landscapes with a distinct Australian style. The text covers the generation of modern garden makers that evolved from the 1980s onwards such as popular garden writers Tommy Garnett, Kevin Heinze, Robert Boyle, Dianna Snape and Trevor Nottle as well as the large romantic gardens such as those created by Dame Elisabeth Murdoch and Lady Law Smith. Stunning images captured by award winning photographer Simon Griffiths and others illustrate this essential text for anyone interested in the evolution of Australian garden styles and the individuals who became the markers of influence in Australian garden history.
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            ISBN 9781921737114
            Published AU 1 Nov 2014
            Publisher Lothian Custom Publishing Pty.
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            France in Bloom
             

            France in Bloom (Hardback)

            By Bern, Stephane

            • RRP: $50.00
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            Featuring the full range of garden design styles - traditional French, English, Italian, and Japanese; botanical or romantic; rock or cactus; country or contemporary - this is a tour of France through forty-four private gardens that draws upon the country's extraordinarily biodiv...ersity and offers manifold visual inspiration for the home gardener.
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            ISBN 9782080202505
            Released AU 1 Jan 2019
            Publisher Editions Flammarion
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series The Best-loved
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            100 20th-Century Gardens and Landscapes

            100 20th-Century Gardens and Landscapes (Hardback)

            By Twentieth Century Society

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            Following on from 100 Buildings 100 Years, 100 Houses 100 Years, and 100 Churches 100 Years, this book features 100 remarkable gardens and landscapes designed since 1914.

            ISBN 9781849945295
            Released AU 24 Feb 2020
            Publisher Pavilion Books
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            Bodnant Garden
             

            Bodnant Garden (Hardback)

            By McLaren, Iona

            • RRP: $32.99
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            • Pub Date
              23 Mar 20

            This book is a beautifully illustrated celebration of Bodnant, one of the great gardens of the world.

            ISBN 9781841658919
            Released AU 23 Mar 2020
            Publisher Pavilion Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The House Party: A Short History of Leisure, Pleasure and the Country House Weekend

            The House Party: A Short History of Leisure, Pleasure and the Country House Weekend (Hardback, Main)

            By Tinniswood, Adrian

            • RRP: $22.99
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            The House Party explores privilege and leisure from the viewpoint of the guest and the host, showing us what it was really like to spend a weekend with the Jazz Age industrialist, the bibulous belted earl, and the bright young thing.

            ISBN 9780571350964
            Released AU 3 Dec 2019
            Publisher Faber and Faber
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            Scent Magic: Notes from a Gardener
             

            Scent Magic: Notes from a Gardener (Hardback)

            By Bannerman, Isabel

            • RRP: $79.99
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            • Internationally sourced

            A beautifully written, highly personal account of the gardening year

            ISBN 9781910258491
            Released AU 1 Oct 2019
            Publisher Pimpernel Press Ltd
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            The Brother Gardeners: Botany, Empire and the Birth of an Obsession
               

            The Brother Gardeners: Botany, Empire and the Birth of an Obsession (Paperback)

            By Wulf, Andrea

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            One January morning in 1734, cloth merchant Peter Collinson hurried down to the docks at London's Custom House to collect cargo just arrived from John Bartram in the American colonies. But it was not bales of cotton that awaited him, but plants and seeds.

            ISBN 9780099502371
            Released AU 1 Apr 2009
            Publisher Cornerstone
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            A Little History of British Gardening
             

            A Little History of British Gardening (Hardback)

            By Uglow, Jenny

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            Did the Romans have rakes? Did the monks get muddy? Did the potato seem really, really weird when it arrived on our shores? This 'potted' history of gardening in Britain takes us on a garden tour from the thorn hedges around prehistoric settlements to the rage for decking and orn...amental grasses today.
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            ISBN 9781784740313
            Released AU 15 Apr 2017
            Publisher Vintage
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            Contemporary Gardens of New Zealand
              

            Contemporary Gardens of New Zealand (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Bucknell, Carol; Photographs by Tagg, Sally

            "Showcases a spectacular range of unique gardens by more than 20 of the country's leading landscape designers. Utilising an exciting range of planting styles and architectural forms they have created inspiring gardens that enhance the houses they surround and beautifully compleme...nt the environments in which they are located"--Cover flap.
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            ISBN 9780143566946
            Published AU 24 Oct 2012
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Suzanne Turley: Private Gardens of Aotearoa: Private Gardens of Aotearoa
             

            Suzanne Turley: Private Gardens of Aotearoa: Private Gardens of Aotearoa (Hardback)

            By Turley, Suzanne

            • RRP: $80.00
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            A collection of stunning gardens set against Aotearoa's spectacular landscape.

            ISBN 9781760760519
            Published AU 25 Oct 2019
            Publisher Thames and Hudson (Australia)
            Interest Age General Audience
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