Metropolitan Museum of Art Staff Gardener's Diary
Boston Little, Brown, and Company 1988 0821217011 / 9780821217016 Pictorial Cover Very Good with no dust jacket
Corners bumped, no markings in this book, green cloth bookmark bound in. A bright, attractive copy.
An exquisite gardener's diary with color illustrations throughout which are adaptations of designs from Les Fleurs et leurs applications decoratives, a portfolio of works from 1901 by the French artist and designer E.A. Seguy. Contents include a month by month diary section for the gardener to record his/her gardening activities, with monthly reminders geared toward moderate climates; planning grids for the garden designer; a record-keeping section (new plant details, planting schedule, propagation records); and sections on pests and diseases, soil improvements, nurseries and gardens visited, suppliers and more including a photo section to display the gardener's end results. This is a truly aesthetically pleasing book which any gardener would love to have.; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall