WorldCat Identities

Stevens, David 1943-

Overview
Works: 185 works in 496 publications in 6 languages and 6,852 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Editor, Photographer, wpr
Classifications: SB473, 712.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about David Stevens
 
Most widely held works by David Stevens
The contained garden by Kenneth A Beckett( Book )

27 editions published between 1982 and 1999 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A complete illustrated guide to growing plants, flowers, fruits, and vegetables outdoors in pots"--Jacket subtitle
Backyard blueprints by David Stevens( Book )

25 editions published between 2002 and 2018 in 3 languages and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Projects include: Slatted garden bench -- Rectangular tree seat -- Home cooking -- Raised features -- Bridging space -- Pond cascade -- Simple spout -- Constructive composting -- Playhouse -- Sunken sandpile -- Romance overhead -- An arbor room -- Dramatic light -- Stage light -- Magic light
Small space gardens by David Stevens( Book )

21 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A small garden can be beautiful, low maintenance, sheltered, intimate and fun
Conran's Creative home design by Nonie Niesewand( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The room outside : designing your perfect outdoor living space by David Stevens( Book )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and German and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Look beyond the back door and discover the outdoor spaces that are waiting to be shaped into natural, relaxing extensions of the home. With gorgeous photographs throughout- many of them full-page- this inspiring guide immerses you in the aesthetics of outdoor living, from tiled gardens to trellised dining areas. Learn how boundaries, from low shrubs to metal walls, are essential to creating comfortable outdoor spaces, and how gardens can achieve the right balance of light and shadow. Also included are instructions for building wood and metal archways, " sleeper" steps, and a continuously refilling water chute; there is even a section on creating the perfect tree house! A Selection of the Homestyle Book Club
Pergolas, arbours, gazebos, follies by David Stevens( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simple garden projects : a collection of original designs to build in your garden by David Stevens( Book )

16 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is divided into four main parts : Paths and Patios, Seating Sense, Decorative Dividers, and Water Features. Within each of these sections you will find practical suggestions on how to build, modify, and improve gardens of all shapes and sizes. Easy-to-follow diagrams and explanatory text take you through the stages in building eight simple projects--a sun deck, a barbecue, a tree seat, an arbor, a vine support, a backyard screen, a raised pond, and a fountain. Finally, a basic directory of techniques illustrates simple woodworking joints and how to build paths, steps, fences, and other essential features to equip you with the confidence to give your own garden a face-lift
The garden design sourcebook : the essential guide to garden materials and structures by David Stevens( Book )

14 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Successful garden design relies as much on the use of hard materials as it does on planting schemes, and in this stylish and practical book, David Stevens guides you through everything you need to know, from landscaping and structures to the finishing touches. Each entry contains a comprehensive description followed by a wide range of beautifully illustrated design ideas.The crucial considerations of cost, durability, and ease of use are also included, along with suggestions for combining different elements."--
The complete book of garden design, construction, and planting by David Stevens( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This practical guide to planning and creating gardens from scratch is illustrated throughout and contains easily followed step-by-step diagrams. Areas covered include: construction of walls and fences; good planting design, and how to combine different garden features successfully
Roof gardens, balconies, and terraces by Jerry Harpur( Book )

16 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Town gardens : successful gardening in one hour a week by David Stevens( Book )

20 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The outdoor room : garden design for living by David Stevens( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ultimate garden book for North America by David Stevens( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ideas, useful information, and expert advice. It is lavishly illustrated with superlative photographs of gardens from around the world, and with original full-color illustrations of the authors' inventive designs. With its broad canvas, immense detail, and fabulous illustrations, The Ultimate Garden Book offers something new and original to every gardener, whatever their experience - and the promise of a garden that is well-designed, well-maintained, and truly
Small gardens and backyards by David Stevens( Book )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2000 in English and Dutch and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voorbeelden van mogelijke tuininrichtingen
Planning a garden : simple techniques in design and construction by David Stevens( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collins complete garden manual by Adam Pasco( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The most comprehensive and informative garden book around, the Collins Complete Garden Manual covers all aspects of gardening, from planning and design to selecting plants to garden maintenance. This is truly the only garden book you'll ever need. A paperback edition of the bestselling Collins Complete Garden Manual, featuring a stunning new jacket design. Part I: Garden Planning and Design -- David Stevens Includes complete garden plans, garden features, design advice for problem sites, plant selector charts. Part II: Choosing Plants -- Anne Swithinbank Includes ornamental trees, shrubs for flower and foliage, climbing plants, roses, conifers, garden flowers, alpines and rock plants, water plants, plants for containers, houseplant guide, greenhouse and conservatory plant guide, wildlife gardening, children's gardening. Part II: Gardening in Practice -- Sue Phillips Includes choosing tools for every task, guide to garden soil, guide to feeding plants, guide to lawn care, the flower garden, greenhouse gardening guide, water gardens, guide to pruning, growing in containers, watering, how to raise new plants, composting, problem-solving, pests & termites. Part IV: The Kitchen Garden Planner -- Andi Clevely Includes herbs, vegetables, fruit, variety guides. Part V: Gardener's Calendar -- Adam Pasco Includes month-by-month guide, plants of the month, at-a-glance garden care calendars
Garden walls and floors by David Stevens( Book )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates many examples of and instructions for design of garden walls and floors
Private gardens : successful gardening in one hour a week by David Stevens( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Garden features and ornament by David Stevens( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gardens by design : ideas for small gardens by David Stevens( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Small space gardens
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Backyard blueprintsSmall space gardensThe room outside : designing your perfect outdoor living spaceSimple garden projects : a collection of original designs to build in your gardenThe garden design sourcebook : the essential guide to garden materials and structuresThe complete book of garden design, construction, and plantingRoof gardens, balconies, and terracesTown gardens : successful gardening in one hour a week
Alternative Names
David Stevens born 1943

Stevens, D. 1943-

Stevens, D. (David), 1943-

Стивенс Дэвид

スティーブンス, デヴィッド

デイヴィッド・スティーヴンス イギリスの造園家

Languages
English (202)

German (10)

Dutch (4)

French (3)

Spanish (3)

Danish (1)