An anthology of garden writing: the lives and works of five great gardeners

By: Buchan, Ursula (ed.)

Price: £9.00


The first third of the book contains extracts from the writings of Robinson, Jekyll, Bowles, Farrer and Sackville-West; the remaining contributions are grouped into topics by chapter and include 'the gardener's enemies' and 'the philosophy of gardening'. Nicely illustrated in colour and monochrome, the latter including a typically revealing shot of Harold Nicholson and Vita in their garden, taken by Cecil Beaton. 191 pp., 20 colour plates, c. 40 monochrome figures.

Title: An anthology of garden writing: the lives and works of five great gardeners

Author Name: Buchan, Ursula (ed.)

Categories: Horticulture,

Edition: 1st edition

Publisher: Croom Helm: 1986

ISBN Number: 0 7099 3241 3

ISBN Number 13: 9780709932413

Binding: Hard covers, dust jacket

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Weight: 1.00

Seller ID: 2263

Keywords: English