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9781901677669 | Gardners Books, July 1, 2009, cover price $20.05

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Product Description: A Beautiful Garden, and a book that successfully conveys the process of how to create one, rely on a gardener's capacity to discover how things grow and a writer's ability to explain it. A love of plants, along with an understanding of their needs, peculiarities, and idiosyncrasies, provide the foundation on which all memorable gardens are built and upon which truly useful gardening books depend...read more

Hardcover:

9781567923308 | David R Godine Pub, February 15, 2009, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A Beautiful Garden, and a book that successfully conveys the process of how to create one, rely on a gardener's capacity to discover how things grow and a writer's ability to explain it.

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Product Description: These poems are about gardens, particularly the seventeenth-century French baroque gardens designed by the father of the form, André Le Nôtre. While the poems focus on such examples as Versailles, which Le Nôtre created for Louis XIV, they also explore the garden as metaphor...read more

Hardcover:

9780520254633 | 1 edition (Univ of California Pr, April 14, 2008), cover price $85.00 | About this edition: These poems are about gardens, particularly the seventeenth-century French baroque gardens designed by the father of the form, André Le Nôtre.

Paperback:

9780520254640 | 1 edition (Univ of California Pr, April 14, 2008), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: These poems are about gardens, particularly the seventeenth-century French baroque gardens designed by the father of the form, André Le Nôtre.

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Product Description: Houses and gardens, remembered or imagined, dominate Neil Powell's sixth Carcanet collection. They range from a recollection of his grandmother's home in Chelsea to an abandoned, fog-shrouded building on the East Anglian coast; from a magical childhood garden in the Surrey hills to the composer Gerald Finzi's orchard in Hampshire...read more

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9781857546590 | Carcanet Pr, February 28, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Houses and gardens, remembered or imagined, dominate Neil Powell's sixth Carcanet collection.

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Product Description: From the RHS comes this compendium of poetry about gardens and garden plants, themes that have provided inspiration for poets since the dawn of time. The poems span many centuries and include the work of such great writers as Wordsworth, Spenser and Shakespeare.

Hardcover:

9780711220737 | Frances Lincoln Ltd, November 1, 2003, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: From the RHS comes this compendium of poetry about gardens and garden plants, themes that have provided inspiration for poets since the dawn of time.

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The day in the life of the farmer's dog is quite busy as he scopes out the land, questions the crops, and inspects the animals, in a lively rhyming tale designed to be read by two voices, prompting children's participation. Reprint.

Paperback:

9781590781777 | Reprint edition (Wordsong, May 1, 2003), cover price $10.95 | About this edition: The day in the life of the farmer's dog is quite busy as he scopes out the land, questions the crops, and inspects the animals, in a rhyming tale designed to be read in two voices.

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Product Description: Springtime is garden planting time and this little book makes an exquisite gift selection with its lighthearted poems about the earth and plants. Includes watercolor illustrations and a ribbon marker. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jo Anna Poehlmann (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780824943011 | Ideals Pubns, March 1, 2002, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Springtime is garden planting time and this little book makes an exquisite gift selection with its lighthearted poems about the earth and plants.

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Product Description: The poems in A History of the Garden examine a remarkable range of subjects - history and our place in it, tensions between science and technology, art, aesthetics, and spirituality - offering possible reconciliations and exploring ways we construct knowledge and belief as we approach a new millennium...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780874172980 | Univ of Nevada Pr, April 1, 1997, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: The poems in A History of the Garden examine a remarkable range of subjects - history and our place in it, tensions between science and technology, art, aesthetics, and spirituality - offering possible reconciliations and exploring ways we construct knowledge and belief as we approach a new millennium.

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Offers a collection of poems expressing the joys of tending a garden by such classic poets as Emily Dickinson, George Eliot, Robert Frost, and others
By Cary O. Yager (editor)

Hardcover:

9780809232178 | Contemporary Books, May 1, 1996, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Offers a collection of poems expressing the joys of tending a garden by such classic poets as Emily Dickinson, George Eliot, Robert Frost, and others

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By John Hollander (editor)

Hardcover:

9780679447269 | Poc edition (Everymans Library, May 1, 1996), cover price $14.95

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Gathers American and British poems about gardens, gardening, flowers, and nature
By John Dixon Hunt (editor)

Paperback:

9780192823380 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 1994), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Gathers American and British poems about gardens, gardening, flowers, and nature

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The author of Emyl Jenkins' Southern Christmas explores the poetry and allure of the garden, interspersing reminiscences, literary quotations, and imaginative crafts with 250 color photographs. 35,000 first printing. Tour.
By Chip Henderson (photographer) and Emyl Jenkins

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9780517585252 | 1 edition (Crown Pub, October 1, 1993), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Shows and describes varous aspects of garden design, looks at gardens throughout the year, and discusses flowers, herbs, and garden ornaments

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Product Description: Gardens have been all things to all people: paradoxical sites of pleasure and pain, safety and danger, art and nature; public spaces and private retreats, places of physical labor and metaphysical reflection. This diversity and versatility have always attracted poets, whose repertory of garden themes on paper matches what gardeners themselves have achieved on the ground...read more
By John Dixon Hunt (editor)

Hardcover:

9780192141965 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, July 8, 1993, cover price $84.00 | About this edition: Gardens have been all things to all people: paradoxical sites of pleasure and pain, safety and danger, art and nature; public spaces and private retreats, places of physical labor and metaphysical reflection.

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Paperback:

9780380768547 | Avon Books, March 1, 1993, cover price $10.00

A scented celebration of the garden features the words of William Butler Yeats, Edith Wharton, Vita Sackville-West, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, William Shakespeare, John Keats, Alfred Tennyson, and others. 30,000 first printing.
By Sheila Pickles (editor)

Hardcover:

9780517589427 | Harmony Books, April 1, 1992, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A scented celebration of the garden features the words of William Butler Yeats, Edith Wharton, Vita Sackville-West, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, William Shakespeare, John Keats, Alfred Tennyson, and others.

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Hardcover:

9780862412982 | Canongate Books Ltd, December 1, 1990, cover price $34.95

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An illiustrated collection of twelve poems on the theme of gardens, by poets including Robert Louis Stevenson, Wordsworth, and Shakespeare.

School and Library:

9780525442813 | Dutton Childrens Books, March 1, 1987, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: An illiustrated collection of twelve poems on the theme of gardens, by poets including Robert Louis Stevenson, Wordsworth, and Shakespeare.

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Written during the same period as The Glass Bead Game, these poems reflect the book's mysticism and help to illuminate Hesse's physical and metaphysical search for a 'sublime alchemy' that would go beyond all images

Paperback:

9780374514235 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 1, 1979, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Written during the same period as The Glass Bead Game, these poems reflect the book's mysticism and help to illuminate Hesse's physical and metaphysical search for a 'sublime alchemy' that would go beyond all images

An anthology of poems about spring and the growth of flowers, vegetables and other things found in gardens and on lawns.

Hardcover:

9780690733051 | Ty Crowell Co, June 1, 1968, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: An anthology of poems about spring and the growth of flowers, vegetables and other things found in gardens and on lawns.

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