The Virago Book of Women Gardeners

The Virago Book of Women Gardeners

Hardback (01 Sep 2016)

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Synopsis

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.

Book information

ISBN: 9780349008653
Publisher: Little, Brown
Imprint: Virago
Pub date:
DEWEY: 635.082
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Weight: 484g
Height: 220mm
Width: 138mm
Spine width: 30mm