Title THE BOOK OF THE CONSERVATORY
Book Condition Very Good/Very Good
Publisher Trafalgar Square 1995
0297834770 / 9780297834779
Seller ID RWARE0000029817
A practical guide for all owners and would-be owners to planning, designing , creating, furnishing and enjoying a conservatory. Peter Marston describes how the conservatory evolved, and explores the many different architectura l styles to suit houses of all periods, from the pavillion adjoining the co untry house to the garden room for the suburban villa. Both text and illust rations offer a wealth of ideas for furnishing, lighting, flooring, glazing , heating, and ventilation revealing the conservatory to be one of the most versatile and desirable rooms in the house. The book also highlights vario us styles of conservatory gardening, identifies suitable plants, and provid es listings of sources for conservatory supplies.