The Water Garden Embracing the Construction of Ponds, Adapting Natural Streams, Planting, Hybridizing, Seed Saving, Propagation, Building an Aquatic House, Wintering, Correct Designing and Planting of Banks and Margins ... Ornamental Aquatics

By: Tricker, William

Price: $80.00

Quantity: 1 available


Green cloth with gilt titlese and decoration plus black stamped decoration. Also, gilt titles on spine. Book has edge and corner wear with boards showing on corners. Some wear on surface including light damage at spine ends. Evidence on back cover of an old dampstain that has affected pastedown and rear endpaper in a 3X3 area. Some interior toning, mostly on endpapers. Book is square and binding secure. Some very minor tearing on front hinge but no parting; hinge is unaffected. All pages, plates and other illustrations are present. Overall, this copy has wear but is still quite presentable. ; 9 B&W Plated with Other B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 120 pages; Early guide to water gardening with beautiful illustrations, including 9 plates that look like photogravures.

Title: The Water Garden Embracing the Construction of Ponds, Adapting Natural Streams, Planting, Hybridizing, Seed Saving, Propagation, Building an Aquatic House, Wintering, Correct Designing and Planting of Banks and Margins ... Ornamental Aquatics

Author Name: Tricker, William

Categories: Gardening,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, A. T. De La Mare Printing and Publishing Company, Ltd.: 1897

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 9587

Keywords: Nature Aquatic Horticulture