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Product Description: Cultural History of Gardens presents an authoritative survey from ancient times to the present. This set of six volumes covers over 2500 years of gardens as physical, social and artistic spaces.1. A Cultural History of Gardens in Antiquity 2...read more
By Michael Leslie (editor)

Hardcover:

9781847882653 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, July 18, 2013, cover price $550.00 | About this edition: A Cultural History of Gardens presents an authoritative survey from ancient times to the present.

Paperback:

9781350009950 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 22, 2016, cover price $172.00 | About this edition: Cultural History of Gardens presents an authoritative survey from ancient times to the present.

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Product Description: Generously illustrated and full of practical information, this approachable reference covers the wide world of birds, butterflies, and pollinating insects, including honeybees, and how to bring them into a yard and garden. For the new homeowner choosing shrubs and flowers for landscaping or the retired couple with bird feeders out the picture window, this thorough text combines tips and advice with solid science...read more

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9781426217418 | Natl Geographic Society, October 25, 2016, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Generously illustrated and full of practical information, this approachable reference covers the wide world of birds, butterflies, and pollinating insects, including honeybees, and how to bring them into a yard and garden.

The book that started a backyard worm revolution! With more than 150,000 copies sold, this is the bestselling and remains the definitive guide to vermicomposting--a process using red worms to recycle human food waste into nutrient-rich fertilizer for plants. Author Mary Appelhof provides complete illustrated instructions on setting up and maintaining small-scale worm composting systems. Internationally recognized as an authority on vermicomposting, Appelhof worked with worms for over three decades. Topics include: bin types, worm species, reproduction, care and feeding of worms, harvesting, and how to make the finished product of potting soil.

Paperback:

9780997261417 | 3 edition (Worm Woman Inc, January 16, 2017), cover price $14.95
9780997261400 | 2 edition (Worm Woman Inc, April 14, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The book that started a backyard worm revolution!
9780977804511 | 2 edition (Flowerfield Enterprises Llc, June 30, 1997), cover price $12.95
9780942256109, titled "Worms Eat My Garbage: How to Set Up & Maintain a Worm Composting System" | Revised edition (Flowerfield Enterprises Llc, June 1, 1997), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The definitive guide to vermicomposting-a process using redworms to recycle food waste into nutrient-rich food for plants.
9780942256031 | Flower Pr, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The definitive guide to vermicomposting-a process using redworms to recycle food waste into nutrient-rich food for plants.

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Product Description: Horticultural Reviews presents state-of-the-art reviews on topics in horticultural science and technology covering both basic and applied research. Topics covered include the horticulture of fruits, vegetables, nut crops, and ornamentals...read more

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9781119107750 | Blackwell Pub, October 12, 2015, cover price $225.00 | About this edition: Horticultural Reviews presents state-of-the-art reviews on topics in horticultural science and technology covering both basic and applied research.
9781118916797 | Blackwell Pub, September 15, 2014, cover price $225.00 | About this edition: Horticultural Reviews presents state-of-the-art reviews on topics in horticultural science and technology covering both basic and applied research.
9781118707371 | Blackwell Pub, November 18, 2013, cover price $239.00 | About this edition: This latest volume in the Horticultural Reviews Series presents the most recent analyses of innovations in horticultural science and technology.
9781118345832 | Blackwell Pub, October 23, 2012, cover price $247.00 | About this edition: Horticultural Reviews presents state-of-the-art reviews on topics in horticultural science and technology covering both basic and applied research.
9781118096789 | Blackwell Pub, January 3, 2012, cover price $264.00 | About this edition: Horticultural Reviews presents state-of-the-art reviews on topics in horticultural science and technology covering both basic and applied research.
34 other edition(s) in this binding (see all)

Miscellaneous:

9780470543658 | Blackwell Pub, July 13, 2010, cover price $225.00
9780470650592 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 22, 2010, cover price $270.00
9780470650639 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 22, 2010, cover price $270.00
9780470650790 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 22, 2010, cover price $270.00
9780470650844 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, June 8, 2010, cover price $270.00
18 other edition(s) in this binding (see all)

Miscellaneous:

9780470380147 | Onl edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, February 11, 2008), cover price $238.95 | also contains Horticultural Reviews
9780470168011 | Onl edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, January 29, 2007), cover price $225.00 | also contains Horticultural Reviews

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9780039272173, titled "Listening Program for Grade 3" | Holt Rinehart & Winston, June 1, 1990, cover price $167.75 | also contains Listening Program for Grade 3

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Product Description: The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Fruits, Vegetables, and Herbs shows you the origins, traditions, and contemporary culture of more than 450 fruits, vegetables, nuts, grains, herbs, and spices. From roots and shoots to almonds and zucchini, The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Fruits, Vegetables, and Herbs delectable guide which reveals the intriguing stories of the world's favorite food plants...read more

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9780785834885 | Chartwell Books, September 29, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Fruits, Vegetables, and Herbs shows you the origins, traditions, and contemporary culture of more than 450 fruits, vegetables, nuts, grains, herbs, and spices.

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Product Description: The Middle Ages was a time of great upheaval - the period between the seventh and fourteenth centuries saw great social, political and economic change. The radically distinct cultures of the Christian West, Byzantium, Persian-influenced Islam, and al-Andalus resulted in different responses to the garden arts of antiquity and different attitudes to the natural world and its artful manipulation...read more
By Michael Leslie (editor)

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9780857850300 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, May 1, 2015), cover price $104.00 | About this edition: The Middle Ages was a time of great upheaval - the period between the seventh and fourteenth centuries saw great social, political and economic change.

Paperback:

9781350009905 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 22, 2016), cover price $34.00 | About this edition: The Middle Ages was a time of great upheaval - the period between the seventh and fourteenth centuries saw great social, political and economic change.
9780553260205, titled "The Thirteenth Valley" | Reissue edition (Bantam Books, December 1, 1990), cover price $5.95 | also contains The Thirteenth Valley | About this edition: During twelve watershed, soul-shuddering days in an isolated Vietnamese valley near the Loatian border, the men of an American airborne infantry company learn the reality of war and the prices of survival

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Product Description: As much as the nineteenth and early twentieth century gardens and their designs were a product and representation of industrialisation and urbanisation, they were also motors of change. Gardens became an industry in and of themselves...read more

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9781350009936 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 22, 2016), cover price $34.00 | About this edition: As much as the nineteenth and early twentieth century gardens and their designs were a product and representation of industrialisation and urbanisation, they were also motors of change.

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Product Description: Landscape architecture and garden-making have witnessed huge changes during the twentieth-century, and the impact of these will continue to be discussed and interpreted in the twenty-first. New materials and responses to different social conditions, along with new attitudes to how gardens are perceived and interpreted and above all the relationship of built work to the larger landscape of territory and society - all have challenged long-held practices of garden-making, even while those same traditions continue to be at the center of both designers and users...read more
By John Dixon Hunt (editor)

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9780857850348 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, May 1, 2015, cover price $104.00 | About this edition: Landscape architecture and garden-making have witnessed huge changes during the twentieth-century, and the impact of these will continue to be discussed and interpreted in the twenty-first.

Paperback:

9781350009943 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 22, 2016), cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Landscape architecture and garden-making have witnessed huge changes during the twentieth-century, and the impact of these will continue to be discussed and interpreted in the twenty-first.
9780553260311, titled "The Key to Triumphant Living" | Reprint edition (Bantam Books, September 1, 1986), cover price $3.50 | also contains The Key to Triumphant Living

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Product Description: The history of the garden in the Renaissance, traced from the late fourteenth century in Italy to the death of André Le Nôtre in 1700 in France, is a story both of dynamism and codification. The period saw the emergence of what would become archetypal elements of the formal garden and the fixing of theory and language of the garden arts...read more
By Elizabeth Hyde (editor)

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9780857850317 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, May 1, 2015, cover price $104.00 | About this edition: The history of the garden in the Renaissance, traced from the late fourteenth century in Italy to the death of André Le Nôtre in 1700 in France, is a story both of dynamism and codification.

Paperback:

9781350009912 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 22, 2016), cover price $34.00 | About this edition: The history of the garden in the Renaissance, traced from the late fourteenth century in Italy to the death of André Le Nôtre in 1700 in France, is a story both of dynamism and codification.
9780553260403, titled "Sugarcane Island" | Bantam Books, November 1, 1986, cover price $2.25 | also contains Sugarcane Island | About this edition: Can you survive an adventure on Sugarcane Island?

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Product Description: The Enlightenment raised fundamental questions about what it meant to be human in a truly global world. At the heart of debates about nature, culture and history, the garden offered itself as a practical demonstration, a living experiment, and a site of debate and discourse...read more
By Stephen Bending (editor)

Hardcover:

9780857850324 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, May 1, 2015, cover price $104.00 | About this edition: The Enlightenment raised fundamental quetions about what it meant to be human in a truly global world.

Paperback:

9781350009929 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 22, 2016), cover price $34.00 | About this edition: The Enlightenment raised fundamental questions about what it meant to be human in a truly global world.
9780553260120, titled "Inside the Company: CIA Diary" | Reissue edition (Bantam Books, May 1, 1981), cover price $5.95 | also contains Inside the Company: CIA Diary | About this edition: Like many a thriller, this reconstructed diary begins with the audience knowing that something terrible has happened.

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Product Description: The history of gardens in antiquity is characterized by a rich mix of cultures interacting throughout Europe, Africa and Asia. This period - from the sixth century BCE to the sixth century CE - was foundational to the later periods of garden history...read more
By Kathryn Gleason (editor)

Hardcover:

9780857850294 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, May 1, 2015, cover price $104.00 | About this edition: The history of gardens in antiquity is characterized by a rich mix of cultures interacting throughout Europe, Africa and Asia.

Paperback:

9781350009868 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 22, 2016), cover price $34.00 | About this edition: The history of gardens in antiquity is characterized by a rich mix of cultures interacting throughout Europe, Africa and Asia.
9780553260038, titled "No Love Lost" | Reissue edition (Bantam Books, January 1, 1983), cover price $4.50 | also contains No Love Lost | About this edition: Three remarkable women seek identity and happiness in a family drama that moves from the turbulence of the Great Depression to the liberations of the 1970s

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Product Description: The Organic Gardeners Handbook covers every aspect of creating, managing and working in the organic vegetable garden. There are chapters on climate, site selection, soil science, fertility, bed preparation, composting, cover crops, planning, raising seedlings, direct sowing, watering, harvesting, weeding, pests, seed saving, harvesting, storage, season extension, greenhouses and more! It covers both the art and science of gardening with sufficient depth to have been used as a textbook in college horticulture classes, yet it explains everything in an easily understood and even entertaining manner...read more

Paperback:

9780977348954, titled "The Organic Gardener's Handbook: A Users Manual for the Organic Vegetable Garden" | 2 edition (Green Man Pub, August 8, 2016), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The Organic Gardeners Handbook covers every aspect of creating, managing and working in the organic vegetable garden.

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Product Description: For anyone looking for a deeper appreciation of the wonderful world of plants! Gardeners are inherently curious. They make note of a plant label in a botanical garden and then go home to learn more. They pick up fallen blossoms to examine them closer...read more

Hardcover:

9781604695632 | Timber Pr, May 25, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: For anyone looking for a deeper appreciation of the wonderful world of plants!

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Product Description: Whether you want to experiment with companion planting, pest control or simply need some plants to do the work for you, gardening in harmony with nature has never been easier. Get the best out of your outside space by calling on your garden "friends...read more

Hardcover:

9781909881785 | Natl Trust, June 1, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Whether you want to experiment with companion planting, pest control or simply need some plants to do the work for you, gardening in harmony with nature has never been easier.
9781907892226 | Natl Trust, July 1, 2012, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Make some garden friends—an array of plants, animals, insects, birds, and other wildlife that will help you maintain a happy, healthy outdoor space.

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Product Description: Thomas Whatley's Observations on Modern Gardening (1770) is the first contemporary study of what has come to be known as the English landscape garden, often claimed to be the country's greatest original contribution to thefine arts...read more
By Michael Symes (introduced by) and Thomas Whately

Hardcover:

9781783271023 | Boydell Pr, May 19, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Thomas Whatley's Observations on Modern Gardening (1770) is the first contemporary study of what has come to be known as the English landscape garden, often claimed to be the country's greatest original contribution to thefine arts.

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Product Description: The national media regularly features dire stories on honeybee colony collapse and its danger to our food supply. But there's another, unsung bee that has the potential to save the planet―the mason bee. Mason Bee Revolution explains how docile, hard-working, solitary mason bees (and their compatriots, the leafcutter bees) are even more productive pollinators than honeybees, and keeping them can be a fun, easy, backyard hobby for gardeners, conservationists, foodies, and families everywhere...read more

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9781594859632 | Skipstone, May 16, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The national media regularly features dire stories on honeybee colony collapse and its danger to our food supply.

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Product Description: Beginner gardeners often wonder; “What’s it all going to cost for me to create and grow my new vegetable garden?” Farmer and gardening expert Kenneth E. Point details the bare minimum gardening expenses that a new gardener should budget for as they start and plant that first-time vegetable garden...read more

Paperback:

9781633531413 | Fig, December 5, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Beginner gardeners often wonder; “What’s it all going to cost for me to create and grow my new vegetable garden?

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Product Description: Potent plants: Mother Nature’s medicine cabinetLeonhart Fuchs (1501—1566,) was a founding father of modern botany, honored to this day in the vivid flower, and corresponding color, Fuchsia. In 1543, Fuchs combined his masterful botanical knowledge with groundbreaking medical research in his New Herbal, a catalog of some 500 types of plants and their healing properties...read more

Hardcover:

9783836538022 | Taschen America Llc, July 1, 2016, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Potent plants: Mother Nature’s medicine cabinetLeonhart Fuchs (1501—1566,) was a founding father of modern botany, honored to this day in the vivid flower, and corresponding color, Fuchsia.

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Product Description: The ultimate source for everything you need to know about soil, plants, and pests - your own garden!Gardening is many things to many people. Whether you are growing potatoes, hostas or roses it is a pastime that has one common theme: trial-and-error...read more
By Editors of Cool Springs Press (corporate author)

Paperback:

9781591866787 | Cool Springs Pr, September 15, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: The ultimate source for everything you need to know about soil, plants, and pests - your own garden!

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Product Description: Mother Earth News Almanac is back--refreshed and ready for the next generation of self-sufficient makers and DIYers. Mother Earth News Almanac: A Guide Through the Seasons returns! The 1970s classic has been out of print for years...read more
By Mother Earth News (corporate author)

Paperback:

9780760349854, titled "Mother Earth News Almanac: A Guide Through the Seasons" | Voyageur Pr, February 15, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Mother Earth News Almanac is back--refreshed and ready for the next generation of self-sufficient makers and DIYers.

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Product Description: In The New York Botanical Garden, the institution’s remark­able history and collections are presented in one magnifi­cent volume. Through hundreds of exquisite photographs and reproductions of rare botanical art, the book celebrates this urban oasis’s 125th year as a place of unparalleled beauty in New York City and as an internationally renowned leader in plant research and conservation...read more
By Todd A. Forrest (editor)

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9781419719752 | Rev upd edition (Harry N Abrams Inc, April 5, 2016), cover price $55.00 | About this edition: In The New York Botanical Garden, the institution’s remark­able history and collections are presented in one magnifi­cent volume.

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