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Archer-Wills, Anthony. Frwd by John Brookes. THE WATER GARDENER. A Complete Guide to Designing, Constructing and Planting Water Features. (NY): Todtri, (2001). 4to. 192 pp. Beautifully illus from colour photos & drawings. Pictorial boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $30.00

Archer-Wills, Anthony DESIGNING WATER GARDENS. A Unique Approach. London: Conran Octopus, 1999. 4to. 190 pp. Illus from colour photos and drawings. Green boards. Red mark at bottom edge, else fine in like dustwrapper. $20.00

Grinstain, Dawn Tucker FOR YOUR GARDEN: POOLS, PONDS AND WATERWAYS. (NY): Viking, (1992). Sm 4to. 96 pp. Illus. from colour photos and drawings. Green boards. About fine in like dustwrapper. $15.00

Jekyll, Gertrude WALL & WATER GARDENS Salem, N.H.: Ayer, 1983. Reprinted from the 1901 edition with introduction and revisions by Graham Stuart Thomas. 8vo xxv+177. Illus from photos plus additional new colour photos. Pictorial card wrappers. About fine. $20.00

Nash, Helen & Marilyn M. Cook WATER GARDENING BASICS. NY: Sterling, (1999). Sm. 4to. 128 pp. Illus from drawings and photos. Pictorial boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. $18.00

Rae-Smith, William THE COMPLETE BOOK OF WATER GARDENING. An Inspirational Guide London: Bracken (1989) 4to 160 pp. Illus from drawings and colour photos. Laminated pictorial paper boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. "Complete" is a misnomer here. What we do have is pictures of some of the world's most successful water gardens with explanations of their effects and how they are created. $15.00

Speichert, Greg & Sue Speichert. ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WATER GARDEN PLANTS. Portland: Timber Press, 2004. 4to. 386 pp. Illus from more than 700 colour photos. Blue boards. A fine copy in like dustwrapper. 'definitive photographic reference to the full range of plants available to the warter gardener..' $40.00

White, Hazel WATER GARDEN. Simple Projects, Contemporary Designs. San Francisco: Chronicle Books, (1998). A Garden Design Book. Sm sq 4to. Illus from colour photos. Pictorial card covers; french flaps. A fine copy of this attractive and practical book. $12.50