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Some English gardens, after drawings by George E. Elgood with notes by Gertrude Jekyll.

Gertrude Jekyll

Some English gardens, after drawings by George E. Elgood with notes by Gertrude Jekyll.

by Gertrude Jekyll

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Published by Longman in London [etc.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsElgood, George Samuel, 1851-1943.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21734775M

The archive comprises letters from Gertrude Jekyll and, after her death, from her nephew, Francis Jekyll, to Amy Barnes Brand relating to the development of the latter's garden at Woodhouse Copse, Holmbury St Mary, Surrey, and two associated archives comprising a single letter from Jekyll to Mrs Furze at Camberley, and a postcard to Mrs Maynard Proud at Darlington. Many of his pictures were used to illustrate Some English Gardens () by the famous garden designer Gertrude Jekyll and Italian Gardens () which Elgood wrote himself. In he settled in an old 16th-century timbered house called "Knockwood" in Tenterden, Kent, where he designed and constructed his own formal garden in the grounds.

Some English Gardens - After Drawings by George S. Elgood - With Notes by Gertrude Jekyll Gertrude Jekyll. Paperback. $ Gertrude Jekyll: A Biography Sally Festing. out of 5 stars 7. Hardcover. $ Next. Special offers and product s: 8. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Previously published as: Some English gardens, Longmans,

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Gertrude Jekyll (Jekyll, Gertrude, ) An online book about this author is available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Jekyll, Gertrude, Children and Gardens (London: Offices of "Country life", Ltd.; New York, C. Scribner's Sons, ).   ELGOOD GEORGE S., & JEKYLL GERTRUDE Some English Gardens Ln etc: Longmans, Green and Co xii, p, 1 l., colour plates. Book plate front end paper, folio [35 cms], bound in blue buckram.


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Items with images only; Currently on show. New Edition. Some English Gardens after drawings by George S. Elgood, R. with notes by Gertrude Jekyll. 50 colour plates, under captioned tissue guards.

Spine and binding worn but clean internally. A picture from another garden book has benn pasted down the verso of the frontis. plate. Some English Gardens after drawings by George S Elgood, R.I.

with notes by Gertrude Jekyll. ELGOOD GEORGE S & JEKYLL GERTRUDE - Published by Longmans, Green and Co (). Some English Gardens has 50 of Elgood’s watercolours. He also provided notes from which Jekyll constructed the descriptions of 32 renowned gardens, interspersed with some sections on particular plant families and planting combinations.

They definitely seem to have been on the same horticultural wavelength. He was also involved with publishing: the result of his collaboration with Gertrude Jekyll, the doyenne of British gardening, was the appearance in of Some English gardens, which reproduced 50 of the artist’s watercolours to accompany Jekyll’s descriptions.

The book opens with Jekyll’s observation: ‘The English gardens in which Mr. Some English Gardens. After drawings by George S.

Elgood, R.I., with Notes by Gertrude Jekyll. London, Longmans, Green & Co. Ltd. xii + Flower Decoration in the House. Some English Gardens after drawings by George S. Elgood, R. with notes by Gertrude Jekyll. 50 colour plates, under captioned tissue guards.

Spine and binding worn but clean internally. A picture from another garden book has benn pasted down the verso of the frontis. plate. Some English gardens. after drawings by George S. Elgood, R.I. with notes by Gertrude Jekyll. Gertrude Jekyll () Standen House and Garden, West Sussex (Accredited Museum).

'Some English Gardens', drawings by George S. Elgood, notes by Gertrude Jekyll. Longmans Green and Co, London, (First Edition). Folio, publisher's blue cloth, gilt title, ion Report: Contents generally good and bright throughout, colour plates are vibrant.

Cloth binding has some wear to extremities, a little discolouration to. The Biodiversity Heritage Library works collaboratively to make biodiversity literature openly available to the world as part of a global biodiversity community.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jekyll, Gertrude, Some English gardens. London, New York, Longmans, Green, (OCoLC) After drawings by George S. Elgood. JEKYLL, Gertrude JEKYLL, Gertrude Some English Gardens After drawings by George S. Elgood. Longmans, Green & Co., First edition.

Folio. Publisher's blue buckram with gilt lettering and borders. The Book of Art for Young People CONWAY, Agnes Ethel & Sir Martin £ George E. Wrey SOME ENGLISH GARDENS AFTER DRAWINGS BY GEORGE S. ELGOOD, R.I. WITH NOTES BY GERTRUDE JEKYLL LONGMANS, GREEN AND CO PATERNOSTER ROW, LONDONNEW YORK AND BOMBAY mm»IN aUBAT : K.

Antique Watercolours, Three Watercolours By George Samuel Elgood C Collection of three watercolour paintings on board by the celebrated garden painter George Samuel Elgood (). Elgood is probably best known for his collaboration with Gertrude Jekyll for their book Some English Gardens. Some English Gardens; After Drawings by George S.

Elgood; With Notes by Gertrude Jekyll [provenance: Lucy Wharton Drexel and Convent of the Sacred Heart] by Jekyll, Gertrude; Elgood, George. Gertrude Jekyll’s books Wood and Garden Home and Garden Lilies for English Gardens Wall and Water Gardens Roses for English Gardens (with Edward Mawley) Old West Surrey Some English Gardens; After Drawings by George S.

Elgood Flower Decoration in the House Colour in the Flower Garden Children and. Some English Gardens - After Drawings by George S. Elgood - With Notes by Gertrude Jekyll Gertrude Jekyll. Paperback. $ Gertrude Jekyll At Munstead Wood Judith B.

Tankard. out of 5 stars Hardcover. $ Wood and Garden: Notes and Thoughts, Practical and Critical, of a Working AmateurReviews: 4.Gertrude Jekyll (–) laid the basis for modern garden design and is credited with popularizing an informal, naturalistic look in Some English Gardens - After Drawings by George S.

Elgood - With Notes by Gertrude Jekyll.Jekyll, Gertrude (–), artist and garden designer, was born at 2 Grafton Street, London, on 29 Novemberand baptized at St George's, Hanover Square, the fifth of seven children and the second daughter of Edward Joseph Hill Jekyll (–), a retired captain in the Grenadier Guards, and his wife, Julia (–), the daughter of the banker Charles Hammersley.