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Hints on ornamental gardening : consisting of a series of designs for garden buildings, useful and decorative gates, fences, railroads, &c. : accompanied by observations on the principles and theory of rural improvement, interspersed with occasional remarks on rural architecture

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Papworth, John Buonarotti, 1775-1847.
Hints on ornamental gardening : consisting of a series of designs for garden buildings, useful and decorative gates, fences, railroads, &c. : accompanied by observations on the principles and theory of rural improvement, interspersed with occasional remarks on rural architecture
London: Printed for R. Ackermann ... by J. Digens ..., , 1823
110 p., [28] leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm.

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Contents

[Cover]

[Half-title] Hints on ornamental gardening

[Frontispiece] A fountain [Plate XXIII]

[Title page] Hints on ornamental gardening: consisting of a series of designs for garden buildings, useful and decorative gates, fences, railings, &c.

Preface, pp. [5]-[6]

[Contents] Index to the plates, p. [7]

[Contents] General references, p. [8]

Ornamental gardening, pp. [9]-32

On the arrangement of ground for improvement, and for the distribution of its buildings, gardens, &c., pp. 33-36 ff.

[Plate I] A general plan, stage: 1

[Plate I] A general plan, stage: 2

A general plan, pp. 37-38 ff.

[Plate II] Gates and fences

Gates and fences, pp. 39-46 ff.

[Plate III] Coppice wood fences, gates, and hurdles

Coppice, wood fences, gates and hurdles, p. 47

A lodge, p. 48

[Plate IV] A gamekeeper's lodge

A lodge [cont'd], pp. 49-52 ff.

[Plate V] Plantation seat

A plantation seat, p. 53

A temple or aviary, p. 54

[Plate VI] An aviary

[Plate VII] A bridge & boat house

A bridge and boat house, pp. 55-58 ff.

[Plate VIII] A rustic bridge

A rustic bridge, pp. 59-63

A bridge and temple, p. 64

[Plate IX] A bridge and temple

[Plate X] A bridge adapted to park scenery

A bridge adapted to park scenery, pp. 65-67

A picturesque dairy, p. 68

[Plate XI] A picturesque dairy

A picturesque dairy [cont'd], pp. 69-77

A polish hut, p. 78

[Plate XII] A polish hut

A polish hut [cont'd], p. 79

An ice house, tool house, and garden seat, p. 80

[Plate XIII] An ice well

Trees and plants, pp. 81-83

A woodland seat, p. 84

[Plate XIV] A woodland seat

A woodland seat [cont'd], pp. 85-86 ff.

[Plate XV] A laundry

A laundry, pp. 87-88 ff.

[Plate XVI] A poultry house

A poultry house, pp. 89-90 ff.

[Plate XVII] A conservatory

A conservatory, pp. 91-93

A Venetian tent, p. 94

[Plate XVIII] A Venetian tent

A Venetian tent [cont'd], p. 95

A garden seat, p. 96

[Plate XIX] A garden seat

Garden walks, pp. 97-99

An alcove, p. 100

[Plate XX] An alcove

[Plate XXI] An aviary

Aviary for a flower-garden, p. 101

A fountain, p. 102

[Plate XXII] A garden fountain

A fountain [cont'd], pp. 103-104 ff.

[Plate XXIV] A fountain

A fountain, p. 105

A bath, p. 106

[Plate XXV] A bath

[Plate XXVI] An apiary

An apiary, pp. 107-108 ff.

[Plate XXVII] Garden railing

Garden railing, p. 109

A cenotaph, p. 110

[Plate XXVIII] A cenotaph

Index

[Cover]


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