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UK Best Selling Books by Diarmuid Gavin from Amazon UK

Design Your Garden
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Today's most innovative garden designer, Diarmuid Gavin, shares advice, inspiration and ideas on how to design your garden. Diarmuid's ten, easy to follow, practical steps cover everything from the basics of good design, to assessing your plot and using plants for style and affect. This practical guide will give you the confidence to create and express your own unique style, whatever your garden space.
List Price: 17.99
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By: Dorling Kindersley.   2004-05-06

Diarmuid Gavin's Big Ideas: From "Homefront In The Garden"
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List Price: 18.99
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By: BBC Books.   2002-11-14

The Extra Room
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List Price: 19.99
Amazon’s Lowest Price: £11.12   
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By: Gill Books.   2016-10-14

Outer Spaces
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List Price: 20.00
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By: Dorling Kindersley.   2003-10-02

Planting: The Planting Design Book for the Twenty-First Century
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Explores nature's vast palette of plants, where they come from, what grows naturally in which conditions, but most importantly how they are used in gardens all around the world and how you can use them in your garden. This title helps you plan your planting schemes and offers advice on the best plants for various situations.
List Price: 40.00
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By: Conran.   2009-10-05

Homefront in the Garden
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Diarmuid Gavin came to popular attention as the gardening half of the design team in the television series Home Front, with Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen (Ginger to Gavin's Fred). Home Front in the Garden sees him on his own, showcasing his striking architectural garden fantasies. It would be safe to say that these tend to the extravagant end of the garden spectrum, a long way from the flower-filled paradises of Vita Sackville-West or Rosemary Verey. Gavin confesses to being inspired by, among other influences, the sets of old Star Trek episodes. This is postmodernist gardening with a vengeance. A long, narrow garden is transversely divided by a huge steel shark's fin; a serpentine hill, studded with lights, extends the length of another space, ending in a mound that conceals a cave; a glass cube room hovers above a pool surrounded by a rainforest garden of ferns and other flowerless exotics. Gavin provides a comprehensive outline of the principles underlying his approach and explores in some depth the properties of the materials, some of them new, some merely new to the garden, which allow him to express with such vividness the personalities and lifestyles of his patrons. Nor does he neglect plants. A number of detailed case-studies show his ideas and theories at work. This is powerfully inspirational gardening, though definitely not for the nervous. --Robin Davidson
List Price: 18.99
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By: BBC Books.   2000-12-07

Home Front Inside Out
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Home Front Inside Out by Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen and Diarmuid Gavin
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By: BBC Worldwide.   2001-11-01

Outdoors
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Covers a range of garden uses, from relaxation to entertainment. This work asks readers to look beyond the garden gate to consider garden styles worldwide. It provides practical information on how to fulfil the requirements for each garden type and as well as presenting classic solutions, provides imaginative and inspirational alternatives.
List Price: 40.00
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By: Conran.   2007-09-15

Design Your Garden
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List Price: 19.47
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By: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley).   2004-06-30

Planet Patio
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List Price: 14.99
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By: BBC Worldwide.   2001-05-24


 

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