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Hobhouse, Penelope

Overview
Works: 98 works in 299 publications in 3 languages and 10,801 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  History  Designs and plans 
Roles: Editor, Creator
Classifications: SB472, 712
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Most widely held works by Penelope Hobhouse
Color in your garden by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sensitive use of colour and foliage lies at the heart of gardening. Penelope Hobhouse explains the principles of colour, visual effects in changing light conditions, the interplay between colour and texture and the essential design factors that help the gardener to exploit these successfully
The story of gardening by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
12 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Full-color, captioned photographs of magnificent gardens throughout the world accompany a history of garden and landscape design that includes an examination of individual plants and design features
Garden style by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
15 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and French and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The gardens of Persia by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and German and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flower gardens by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and French and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a catalog of more than 500 flowers and their cultivation in different garden stifes throughout the season
Penelope Hobhouse's gardening through the ages : an illustrated history of plants and their influence on garden styles--from ancient Egypt to the present day by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
the delight in seeing the art of gardening as nature perfected or in considering gardening as simply an imitation of nature remains as topical today, when whole landscapes are threatened, as it has through the ages. Penelope Hobhouse's definitive account is illustrated with an unsurpassed selection of pictures. Chronological narrative and instructive digressions alternate in the text to illuminate how the art of gardening has changed with time
Penelope Hobhouse's garden designs by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gardens of the world : the art and practice of gardening ( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plants in garden history by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
16 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and German and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gertrude Jekyll on gardening by Gertrude Jekyll ( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A book of gardening : a practical guide by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Borders by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On gardening by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pour choisir ses plantes et reĢussir un jardin, l'auteur donne une foule de conseils pratiques
The country gardener by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art & practice of gardening ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hosted by Penelope Hobhouse, a garden writer, designer, historian, lecturer and gardener. Includes Roses For the Garden; Visions of Nature; The Summer Garden; Design Basics; Planting the Bones of a Garden; and more
In search of paradise : great gardens of the world by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Search of Paradise is a survey of the great gardens of the world, presented through photographic images and the descriptions of the garden designer and writer Penelope Hobhouse. Here you will find the oases of the Middle East, the gardens of Chinese scholars, Japanese sages and Renaissance humanists, French baroque gardens, the English landscape garden of Capability Brown and his followers. Here too are the gardens of the great modern designers, among them Roberto Burle Marx, Fernando Caruncho, Dan Kiley, John Brookes and James van Sweden
Private gardens of England by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
7 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Painted gardens : English watercolours, 1850-1914 by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
9 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Penelope Hobhouse's natural planting by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The gardens of Europe by Penelope Hobhouse ( Book )
9 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Languages
English (162)
French (7)
German (5)
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