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Ernst Specker has made decisive contributions towards shaping direc­ tions in topology, algebra, mathematical logic, combinatorics and algorith­ mic over the last 40 years. We have derived great pleasure from marking his seventieth birthday by editing the majority of his scientific publications, and thus making his work available in a unified form to the mathematical community. In order to convey an idea of the richness of his personality, we have also included one of his sermons. Of course, the …
Amazon / Birkhäuser
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From adding richness and variety to learning, to redesigning a playground, this highly accessible text will provide early years practitioners with a wealth of ideas on how to foster creative play and learning in the outdoor environment with a focus on interacting with the natural world. Nature and Young Children contains many simple ideas on the type of materials that can be added to encourage observation, exploration and dramatic play, as well as guidance on what early years practitioners can …
Amazon / Routledge
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GENERAL PROBLEMS IN NIETZSCHE INTERPRETATION Every philosopher presents special problems of interpretation. With Nietzsche these problems are especially crucial. The very richness of Nietzsche s thought and expression becomes a trap for the incautious or imaginative mind. Perhaps the greatest temptation for the in­ terpreter of Nietzsche is to attempt to systematize his thought into a consistent whole. Any such attempt necessarily results in distortion, for there is a fluidity in Nietzsche s thought …
Amazon / Springer
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This book is a celebration of the richness and variety of the gardens that grace Virginia and an introduction to The Garden Club of Virginia s story of the restoration and preservation of the grounds and gardens surrounding the Commonwealth s historic landmarks. When the first settlers arrived in the early 17th century they brought from England their custom of country houses and the gardens that naturally go with them. Across Virginia today are old gardens fragrant with sweet smelling shrub and velvety …
Amazon / Brand: Fort Church
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A lovingly photographed tour of internationally renowned writer Umberto Pasti s famous hillside garden in Morocco. Italian writer and horticulturist Umberto Pasti s passion for the wild flora of Tangier and its surrounding region led him to create his world-famous garden, Rohuna, where he has transplanted thousands of plants rescued from construction sites with the aid of men from the village. Planted between two small houses is the Garden of Consolation: a series of rooms and terraces with lush …
Amazon / Rizzoli
Price: 55.00 $

Infinity Pools is a lavish array of the world s most beautiful private pools. With edges that seem to blend into a neighboring body of water, infinity pools recreate the sensation of an open body of water. The combination of their extraordinary location and impressive design achieves a boundless effect and seamless union between architecture and landscape. This lush, beautifully illustrated book explores this growing architectural trend, highlighting some of today s most evocative designs. As it …
Amazon / Harper Design
Price: 44.95 $

An important horticultural memoir articulating a new landscape art that s both environmentally sensitive and rich in creativity. Janet Marinelli left her comfortable city garden to join a botanist colleague in search of the rare Seabeach Amaranth--one of our many native species that is in danger of extinction. The result of the ensuing seven-year odyssey, Stalking the Wild Amaranth is a work of science and a work of art. Marinelli tells the story of her discovery that contemporary gardening is out …

Although apples may have won the battle for modern-day supermarket shelf space, throughout history the pear has usually ranked even higher in the hearts of fruit enthusiasts and connoisseurs. Cherries, plums, peaches, and many other fruits are also wonderful in their season, but the pear at its finest can be so much more exceptional in terms of its luscious texture, richness of taste, and its fragrances reminiscent of rose water, musk, and vanilla.   The Book of Pears is a one-of-a-kind guide to …
Amazon / Chelsea Green Publishing
Price: 32.25 $

A photography book of gorgeous bouquets by an acclaimed Japanese flower artist. Atsushi Taniguchi started his carrier by opening his first shop Jardin du I’llony in Japan in 2002 with the goal of making people embrace the richness of life with the help of their favorite florist. Taniguchi started taking pictures of flowers and gradually widened his field by providing his photos and flower arrangements to companies for use as promotional materials for their merchandising and advertisements. To express …
Amazon / PIE International
Price: 32.00 $

Excerpt from Descriptive Catalogue of a Choice Collection of Vegetable, Agricultural and Flower Seeds, Gladiolus, Lilies, and Other Summer Flowering Bulbs, 1880 The Acme Tomato has met with the approval of truck raisers as well as the amateur, and is destined to be the favorite variety for both the table and shipping. Who does not recognize the richness of the Lima Bean? But unfortunately it is so late in rip cuing that many cannot grow it our Extra Early Lima Bean obviates this difficulty, ripening …
Amazon / Forgotten Books
Price: 30.95 $

This compilation is an introduction to classic scientific papers in horticulture, originally published in 1989. Each paper chosen concerns some plant or phenomenon and has had an impact on the horticultural scientific tradition or the horticulture industry. Each paper is accompanied by an introductory essay contributed by a prominent horticulturist. These essays place the historic papers in their contemporary setting as well as describe their impact on the future course of horticulture. Each paper …
Amazon / The Blackburn Press
Price: 28.39 $

Excerpt from Grapes: Test of Varieties The results now obtained cannot be relied on wit/z certainty even for the vineyard in which the varieties have been grown, and must be less trustworthy for other places. As an illustration of what is meant, the behavior of some of the varieties of which several vines were planted may be noted. Until. The present season, all of the Concords have seemed in as good health as is usual with that variety. This season the leaves on one of the vines began to die about …
Amazon / Forgotten Books
Price: 27.80 $

Excerpt from Illustrated Descriptive Catalogue of Tested Garden Seeds, 1889 Chufas, or Earth Almonds. These very closely resemble in sweetness and richness of flavor. A cocoa nut. They are much grown in the South to fatten swine, poultry, etc. They succeed perfectly at the North: my plants yielding from three to six hundred fine chufas each. They are a rich and heal thy food for poultry of all kinds. Directions for plan ting etc, oh each packet. Pkt. 5 cts. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes …
Amazon / Forgotten Books
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Gardens are an integral part of any cityscape, and New York City boasts a wealth of outdoor spaces that enhance the urban environment and provide visual pleasure to residents and visitors. City Green celebrates the richness and diversity of New York s public gardens. While the New York Botanical Garden, the High Line, and Central Park are familiar names and places, other venues, such as Roosevelt Park, the Inwood Heather Garden, Brooklyn Bridge Park, and the Chinese Scholar s Garden, remain relatively …
Amazon / The Monacelli Press
Price: 26.99 $

Don t leave yet. Let there be one more piece of magic to remember the place by. Is there something especially Irish about Irish gardens? The climate, soils, availability of plants, and skills of green-fingered people generate an unusually benign environment, it’s true, but not one that is unique to Ireland. Irish gardens tend to avoid magnificence in favor of a quiet and domesticated beauty, but that is not peculiar to Ireland either. As Peter Dale demonstrates in this ground-breaking book, strains …
Amazon / THP Ireland
Price: 23.48 $

Excerpt from The Everglades Nursery Co., 1925-26 Carnation. The favorite of the Garden, not only for their fragrance but for the richness of color also. Coleus. We have a splendid assortment of this well known bedding plant. Coleus. (trailing Queen) An excellent variety for hanging baskets and window boxes. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. …
Amazon / Forgotten Books
Price: 22.33 $