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Four of the best interiors and gardening books released this November 2016

PUBLISHED: 18:47 28 November 2016 | UPDATED: 19:09 28 November 2016

HOUSE OF PLANTS by Caro Langton and Rose Ray, photography by Erika Raxworthy, is published by Frances Lincoln at £20

HOUSE OF PLANTS by Caro Langton and Rose Ray, photography by Erika Raxworthy, is published by Frances Lincoln at £20

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We round up the best interiors and gardening books we’ve been reading this month, from a compendium of killer wallpaper to a paean to pub carpets

Bitten By Witch Fever: Wallpaper & Arsenic in the Victorian Home, by Lucinda Hawksley, published by Thames and Hudson LtdBitten By Witch Fever: Wallpaper & Arsenic in the Victorian Home, by Lucinda Hawksley, published by Thames and Hudson Ltd

Bitten by Witch Fever: Wallpaper & Arsenic in the Victorian Home, Lucinda Hawksley, £28, Thames & Hudson

Discover the sinister history of 19th century wall coverings in a book that combines social history with a design catalogue of (poison-free) wallpaper.

Wetherspoon's Carpets: An Appreciation, Kit Caless, published by Square PegWetherspoon's Carpets: An Appreciation, Kit Caless, published by Square Peg

Wetherspoon’s Carpets: an Appreciation, Kit Caless, £4.49, Square Peg

The first Wetherspoon’s pub was in Muswell Hill, and its unique carpet is pictured here along with 69 other iterations of this great British institution where the floor coverings are individually tailored to each location.

HOUSE OF PLANTS by Caro Langton and Rose Ray, photography by Erika Raxworthy, is published by Frances Lincoln at £20HOUSE OF PLANTS by Caro Langton and Rose Ray, photography by Erika Raxworthy, is published by Frances Lincoln at £20

House of Plants: Living with succulants, air plants and cacti, Caro Langton and Rosey Ray, £20, Frances Lincoln Publishers

Two Hampstead based designers and indoor plant stylists share their knowledge of houseplants in the beautiful and comprehensive guide to caring for your leafy friends.

Signature Spaces: Well-Travelled InteriorsSignature Spaces: Well-Travelled Interiors

Signature Spaces: Well-Travelled Interiors, Paolo Moschino and Philip Vergeylen, £40, Scriptum

240 pages of sumptuous interiors designed for elite clients from all over the world from the pair behind Paolo Moschino for Nicholas Haslam Limited.


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