Lost Demesnes Irish Landscape Gardening 1660-1845; Irish Gardens and Demesnes from 1830. Two Volumes. London: Barrie & Jenkins,1976; 1980. Folios, good copies in publisher's dust jackets. Housed in custom made slipcase.
The copy of Lost Demesnes is Signed by both Authors.
The most respected work in its field, it draws largely on pictorial representations of Irish landscape gardening. The superb second volume published in 1980, continues the story of Irish gardens to the 1970s. "It should be cherished and constantly referred to by lovers of landscape and all students of design" (TSL)