Lilies for English Gardens.
A guide for amateurs. Compiled from information published lately in "The Garden," with the addition of some original chapters.London: Country Life & George Newnes, 1901 Stock Code: 95231
First edition, first impression. Gertrude Jekyll (1843-1932) was a British horticulturist, garden designer, and craftswoman. She created over 400 gardens in the United Kingdom, Europe, and the United States, and her prolific and enduring advice on gardening, published across magazines, books, and journals, remain an influential reference for gardeners to this day.
Octavo. Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in dark blue morocco, decorative title block to spine and front board, twin rule to turn-ins, burgundy endpapers, gilt edges.
With numerous black and white illustrations.
Some minor foxing to a couple of leaves otherwise an excellent copy in a fine binding.
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