An Illustrated History Of Gardening.
Paddington Press Ltd.
New York and London
Published in association with the royal horticultural society.
FIRST EDITION. 4to. 11.25 x 8.75 inches. 352 pp. Bound in original green cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper. A little lower corner staining of board edges, but otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated throughout in black and white and colour. Decorated by vignette on verso of half title and by vignette border to title page. Green pictorial endpapers. A well illustrated standard history of gardening, including garden tools, by Anthony Huxley (1920-92), son of Julian Huxley, botanist and editor of Amateur Gardening, 1967-71.
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