Gardening Cuttings: Secondhand and first-rate, too

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The Independent Online
SECONDHAND book lists continue to provide magnificent temptations. The latest is from Mary Bland, Augop, Evenjobb, near Presteigne, Powys (0547 6218). More than 400 books are on offer, including Landscape with Trees by Miles Hadfield, originally published in 1967 by Country Life ( pounds 15); and Sylva Florifera: the Shrubbery Historically and Botanically Treated by Henry Phillips, two leather-bound volumes first published in 1823 ( pounds 65).