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The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady
By Brand: Book Club Associates
ean: 9780718115814, isbn: 0718115813,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 81 reviews
This is a facsimile reproduction of a naturalist's diary for the year 1906. Edith Holden recorded in words and paintings the flora and fauna of the British countryside through the changing seasons of the year....
Merry Hall (Beverley Nichols Trilogy Book 1)
By Brand: Timber Press, Incorporated
ean: 9780881924176, isbn: 0881924172,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 142 reviews
First in a trilogy, Merry Hall is the account of the restoration of a house and garden in post-war England. Though Mr. Nichols's horticultural undertaking is serious, his writing is high-spirited, riotously funny, and, at times, deliciously maliciou...
Laughter On The Stairs (Beverley Nichols Trilogy Book 2)
mpn: 44 b/w illus., ean: 9780881924602, isbn: 0881924601,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
In this, the second volume of the Merry Hall trilogy, Nichols is less concerned with his garden and more with his house, but the story does include the memorable characters Our Rose, the ditzy floral designer, and the cantankerous gardener Oldfield....
Farm from Home: A Year of Stories, Pictures, and Recipes from a City Girl in the Country
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ean: 9781101983447, isbn: 1101983442,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 116 reviews
From New York style icon and fashion insider Amanda Brooks, a charming and inspiring meditation on life in her newly adopted home, a farm in the English countryside. In search of a quieter, simpler life away from the hustle of the city, style icon an...
Green Thoughts: A Writer in the Garden (Modern Library Gardening)
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ean: 9780375759451, isbn: 037575945X,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 86 reviews
“Unlike any other gardening book I know, with its Old World charm, its down-to-earth practicality, its whimsy and sophistication.”—Brooke Astor, The New York Times Book ReviewA classic in the literature of the garden, Green Thoughts is a beaut...
The View from Great Dixter: Christopher Lloyd's Garden Legacy
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781604692150, isbn: 1604692154,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 101 reviews
Expansive herbaceous borders, orchid-filled meadows enveloped by old stone, precision-carved topiary, and an air of gentle eccentricity make Great Dixter the quintessential English country garden. Yet the impact of Christopher Lloyd’s unique creati...
Gardens of Awe and Folly: A Traveler's Journal on the Meaning of Life and Gardening
By Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA
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ean: 9781632860279, isbn: 1632860279,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 117 reviews
Nine masterpiece gardens.Nine stories of grandeur, sorrow, disaster, triumph, discovery, and joy.From Scotland to Key West, from Brazil to Paris--even right next door--there is always something to learn about being human from a great garden....
My Summer in a Garden (Modern Library Gardening)
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ean: 9780375759468, isbn: 0375759468,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
Oft quoted but seldom credited,Charles Dudley Warner’s My Summer in a Garden is a classic of American garden writing and was a seminal early work in the then fledgling genre of American nature writing. Warner—prominent in his day as a writer and ...
This Bud's for You: Legal Marijuana: Selecting, Growing & Enjoying Cannabis
By Quick American Archives
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ean: 9781936807307, isbn: 1936807300,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
This Bud's for You presents Rosenthal's next view on the cutting edge of cannabis trends. It's for people who enjoy marijuana consuming and growing including information about the plant, its effects, new trends and products, and the emerging...
All Flesh Is Grass: The Pleasures and Promises of Pasture Farming
mpn: 9780804010696, ean: 9780804010696, isbn: 0804010692,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 92 reviews
Amidst Mad Cow scares and consumer concerns about how farm animals are bred, fed, and raised, many farmers and homesteaders are rediscovering the traditional practice of pastoral farming. Grasses, clovers, and forbs are the natural diet of cattle, ho...
American Grown: The Story of the White House Kitchen Garden and Gardens Across America
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mpn: 9780307956026, ean: 9780307956026, isbn: 0307956024,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 131 reviews
In April 2009, First Lady Michelle Obama planted a kitchen garden on the White House’s South Lawn. As fresh vegetables, fruit, and herbs sprouted from the ground, this White House Kitchen Garden inspired a new conversation all across the country ...
We Made a Garden
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ean: 9781849943642, isbn: 1849943648,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 96 reviews
Inspiration for gardeners everywhere! Margery Fish’s classic work on creating a cottage garden is back in print in a brand-new edition. In the 1960s, Margery Fish and her husband Walter decided to transform an acre of wilderness into a stunning co...
Cold Antler Farm: A Memoir of Growing Food and Celebrating Life on a Scrappy Six-Acre Homestead
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mpn: black & white illustrations, frontispiec, ean: 9781611801033, isbn: 1611801036,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 130 reviews
Farm City meets The Omnivore's Dilemma in Cold Antler Farm, a collection of essays on raising food on a small homestead , while honoring the natural cycle of the "lost" holidays of the agricultural calendar.Author Jenna Woginrich is mistress of her ...
The Backyard Parables: Lessons on Gardening, and Life
By Grand Central Publishing
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ean: 9781455501984, isbn: 1455501980,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Margaret Roach has been harvesting thirty years of backyard parables-deceptively simple, instructive stories from a life spent digging ever deeper-and has distilled them in this memoir along with her best tips for garden making, discouraging all mann...
Onward and Upward in the Garden (New York Review Books Classics)
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781590178508, isbn: 1590178505,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 78 reviews
In 1925 Harold Ross hired Katharine Sergeant Angell as a manuscript reader for The New Yorker. Within months she became the magazine’s first fiction editor, discovering and championing the work of Vladimir Nabokov, John Updike, James Thurber, Maria...
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ean: 9781556594991, isbn: 1556594992,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 52 reviews
"There are few great poets alive at any one time, and W.S. Merwin is one of them. Read him." —The Guardian"There are few great poets alive at any one time, and W.S. Merwin is one of them. Read him." —The Guardian"Merwin has attained a transcenden...
Soil and Sacrament: A Spiritual Memoir of Food and Faith
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ean: 9781451663303, isbn: 1451663307,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 80 reviews
Part spiritual quest, part agricultural travelogue, this moving and profound exploration of the joy and solace found in returning to the garden is inspiring and beautiful.A POWERFUL, PERSONAL STORY OF HOW GROWING AND SHARING FOOD PULLS US CLOSER TO G...