John Brookes Garden Design Book

This book also looks at the principles of garden design including drawing plans, and understanding scale and proportion.

John Brookes  Garden Design Book

John Brookes Garden Design Book

A comprehensive guide to creating a stylish garden. Takes a look at how the garden has developed through the ages and the influence reflected by social and fashion changes. This book also looks at the principles of garden design including drawing plans, and understanding scale and proportion. Advice is provided on how to focus on the visual potential of plants, and how to approach the subject of planting with a designer's eye. John Brookes is the author of The Garden Book, The Indoor Garden Book, The Country Garden and The New Small Garden.

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John Brookes' Garden Design Book
Language: un
Pages: 352
Authors: John Brookes
Categories: Gardens
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

A comprehensive guide to creating a stylish garden. Takes a look at how the garden has developed through the ages and the influence reflected by social and fashion changes. This book also looks at the principles of garden design including drawing plans, and understanding scale and proportion. Advice is provided
The Essentials of Garden Design
Language: un
Pages: 192
Authors: John Brookes
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Knopf

A comprehensive, richly illustrated introduction to the basic principles of garden design brings together more than 350 full-color photographs and garden plans with step-by-step guidelines on the essential tools and techniques of gardening, tips on working with specific sites, budget and space considerations, garden features and plantings, and more. 25,000
The Garden Book
Language: un
Pages: 288
Authors: John Brookes
Categories: Gardens
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-10 - Publisher:

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Garden Design Course
Language: un
Pages: 192
Authors: John Brookes
Categories: Gardens
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

John Brookes dispenses his decades of knowledge and experience in the ultimate practical design course. He covers everything you need to know when designing part or all of a garden.
John Brookes
Language: un
Pages: 208
Authors: Barbara Simms
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

After a foreword by John Brookes himself and a brief introduction, The Story of John Brookes reveals all the influences that have come to bear on John's work plotting the major stages of his career. The chapter plots his growth as a garden designer, from his apprenticeship with the Nottingham

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