Garden Furniture and Ornament
Author: John P.White, The Pyghtle Works, Bedford
Garden furniture and Ornamnet is the new, expanded edition of one of the most comprehensive catalogues ever printed of ornamentation and ideas for the garden. Originally published in part c.1910, it represented and displayed the enchanting pieces of J.P. White's Pyghtle Works of Bedford, England, the world's foremost supplier of garden furniture and ornaments to privite homeowners, businesses, institutions, and leading landscape architects, including Gertrude Jekyll, Edwin Lutyens and Vita Sackville West. This extensive edition combines all of White's previous catalogues into one volume, in addition to a great variety of new designs of the period. It covers practically every article for the required for the complete decoration of a garden and includes chapters on Garden seats, chairs and tables, sundials, treillage, tuscan pottery, fountains and wellheads, vases and figures, summerhouses, pergolas, bridges, entrance gates, and much more. Whether your garden be a magnificent estate or a small city lot, this picturesque volume will show you how comfort, utility, and beauty can best be combined. It is a rich and timeless sources of designs and ideas which will prove invaluable to all garden and garden ornament enthusiasts.
The book is in overall good condition throughout.
The book has green boards and gilt lettering to the spine and upper board.
The book has some foxing on the front and rear end pages.