London, n.d. (circa 1900). Folio, tan and green cloth, 293 + 284 pp. 10 x 15 inches. An uncommonly bright complete set in near fine condition overall with some minimal normal wear and a few scuffs to cloth of the second volume at spine. Illustrated with many photographs of English gardens. Chapter headings by Arthur Rackham. A very nice survey of English country garden design in the early 20th century. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Gardens Old and New: The Country House & Its...
Publisher: Country Life / George Newnes
Publication Date: 1900
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Country Life / Newnes, London, 1910. hardcover. Well-illustrated (illustrator). 4th ed. edition.. Folio, 582 pp., Both volumes have been rebacked with the original decorated spines laid down. All edges gilt., Gift inscriptions on both front free endpapers. Neither volume is dated but volume 1 is staed as the fourth edition on the title page; volume 2 has no indicatiion of the edition but the binding matches the first volume.Both circa 1910. Very good copies in the original decorated cloth. Seller Inventory # 070869