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(Loudon) Boniface, Priscilla (ed)

In search of English gardens. The travels of John Claudius Loudon and his wife Jane.

(Wheathampstead), Lennard Books 1987.

Reference: 13384
Price: £14 [convert currency]

Full Description

4to. 256pp, many photo ills (some colour). Publisher’s cloth, with colour pictorial image pasted to centre of upper cover.

An edited selection from articles on notable English gardens visited by Loudon and his wife between 1829 and 1842 and written up by him for publication in his Gardener’s Magazine. It benefits from the editor’s selection of good contemporary illustrations of these gardens additional to those used in the Gardener’s Magazine itself.