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Gardens.- [Guiol.] Essai sur la Composition et l'Ornement des Jardins..., first edition, half-title, 46 engraved plates, 17 folding, embossed stamp of F.H. Cripps-Day to foot of title and with his signature, later calf-backed boards, Paris, 1818 § Lalos (J.) De la composition des Parcs et Jardins Pittoresques, first edition, 4 engraved plates, 3 folding, occasional browning, original paste-paper boards, uncut, rubbed, Paris, 1817; and 8 others, French, on gardens, trees etc., v.s. (10)

⁂ The first is a scarce work on horticulture with designs for garden structures and buildings, windmills etc.; also included is a table of plants with their flowering seasons, preferred soil etc.

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Gardens.- [Guiol.] Essai sur la Composition et

Wed, Jul 11, 2018 9:30 AM UTC
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Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
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