Virago Book Of Women Gardeners

Virago Book Of Women Gardeners

£14.99

From diggers and weeders, to artists and colourists, writers and dreamers to trend-setters, plantswomen to landscape designers, women have contributed to the world of gardening and gardens. Here Deborah Kellaway, author of ‘The Making of an English Country Garden’ and ‘Favourite Flowers’, has collected extracts from the 18th century to the present day, to create a book that is replete with anecdotes and good-humoured advice.

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From diggers and weeders, to artists and colourists, writers and dreamers to trend-setters, plantswomen to landscape designers, women have contributed to the world of gardening and gardens. Here Deborah Kellaway, author of The Making of an English Country Garden and Favourite Flowers , has collected extracts from the 18th century to the present day, to create a book that is replete with anecdotes and good-humoured advice. Colette, Margery Fish, Germaine Greer, Eleanor Sinclair Rohde, Vita Sackville-West, Rosemary Verey, Edith Wharton and Dorothy Wordsworth are some of the writers represented in this book.

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Weight0.485 kg
Dimensions22.4 × 17.4 × 3.2 cm
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Cover

Hardback

Pages
Language

English

Edition
Dewey

635.082 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K