London: Ernest Benn Ltd, 1925. First edition. Hardcover. Essential work on topiary, by an historian of English brickwork, which includes the topiary in gardens such as Higham, Sutton Place, and Great Dixter. Examples of archways, parterres, yew coffee pots, a wide range of bird forms, cottage loaves, and crenelated hedges.
4to, 36pp text, 54 pp b&w printed photographic plates. Green cloth covers, title in black at spine. Very good condition. Item #25131