• The Arts
      October 2018

      Glimpses of Gardens in Eastern China

      by TUNG Jun, TUNG Ming (translator)

      The architect Chuin Tung introduced the classic beauty of Chinese gardens to the world through this book The interest of garden appreciation: pro

    • Garden design & planning
      April 2012


      500 ideas & professional plans for fantastic, easy garden improvement

      by Peter McHoy Tessa Evelegh

      This superb handbook encourages you to look at what you want from your garden and shows how to achieve it. There are original plans for over 50 gardens, grouped into the most popular styles, including Japanese gardens, lowmaintenance gardens and wildlife

    • Garden design & planning
      October 2011


      Practical ways to create five classic styles: Stroll Garden, Tea Garden, Courtyard Garden, Dry Garden and Pond Garden The essential elements explored in detail, with history and descriptions, all shown in more than 420 lavish plans, photographs and illust

      by Charles Chesshire

      This beautiful book provides a fascinating introduction to Japanese garden styles and explains their long history and development. Such gardens have a highly stylized and tightly controlled appearance. They are increasingly popular in the West, with their

    • Garden design & planning
      June 2010

      Garden Design with Stone,Wood, Glass & Steel

      Inspirational and practical design ideas and techniques using hard landscaping materials

      by Joan Clifton

    • Botany & plant sciences
      March 2017

      Technical Drawing in Garden Design

      by Daniel Nies

      Even in this age of CAD and Photoshop, drawing skills are still important for communicating design and planning concepts. Find out how to draw in two dimensions with base plans, views and cross-sections, as well as everything you need to know about design

    • Architecture
      April 2017

      Garden – Spaces – Design

      by Wolfgang Borchardt

      In order that you can feel at home in your garden in much the same way as in your living room, your garden needs proper design input in terms of its boundaries and its subdivision of space and proportions – and in a great many cases, this is achieved with

    • June 2007

      The Ruler in the Garden

      Politics and Landscape Design in Imperial Russia

      by Andreas Schönle

      This monograph examines the contributions of landscape design to authority and to organization of public life in imperial Russia. Analyzing how tsars and nobles inscribed their political aspirations in the gardens they designed or inhabited, this study ma

    • Architecture
      October 2017

      The Way to a Garden Design

      by Ina Timm

      With a well thought out, tailor-made garden design, you’ll be able to win over the hearts and minds of your customers. Every garden is individual, and every garden is different. Regardless of the creative phase of the design, a range of design principles

    • Botany & plant sciences
      March 2018

      Garden and Landscape Design – The Illustrated Dictionary

      by Tjards Wendebourg

      How do owners of garden and landscape design firms cope with the fact that more and more of their workers don’t know German or no longer know the necessary technical terms? With photos of more than 2,000 terms, from A for Arbeitskleidung (work clothes) to

    • April 2008

      Garden Makeovers

      Quick fixes and designer secrets to transform your garden

      by Caroline Tilston, Steve Gorton

      Creating gardening magic on the weekends For anyone entertaining the in-laws, or planning a barbecue, or thinking of reselling a house, turning a neglected backyard into a showcase-almost overnight-might sound impossible. Ideal for the gardener

    • April 2013

      Designing Urban Agriculture

      A Complete Guide to the Planning, Design, Construction, Maintenance and Management of Edible Landscapes

      by April Philips

      A comprehensive overview of edible landscapes—complete with more than 300 full-color photos and illustrations Designing Urban Agriculture is about the intersection of ecology, design, and community. Showcasing projects and designer

    • April 2008

      Design Your Garden

      10 simple steps to transform your garden

      by Caroline Tilston, Steve Gorton

      The steps to creating a spectacular one-of-a-kind garden For the gardening enthusiast dying to replicate the stunning gardens pictured in magazines and other people's backyards, this practical guide makes it oh-so-simple and fun. With ten model

    • August 2013

      The Landscape Lighting Book

      by Janet Lennox Moyer

      This richly illustrated, up-to-date guide offers practical coverage of all aspects of lighting design. Written by an award-winning, internationally known lighting designer, it covers lighting practices, materials, and their design applications and offers

    • The Arts
      August 2020

      Welwyn & Welwyn Garden City in 50 Buildings

      by Paul Rabbitts, Peter Jeffree

      Situated a mile from the Hertfordshire village of Welwyn, the Garden City was founded in 1920. It was the vision of Ebenezer Howard, founder of the garden city movement that aimed to combine the benefits of living in a town with those of living in the cou

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