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The Resource The Virago book of women gardeners, edited by Deborah Kellaway

The Virago book of women gardeners, edited by Deborah Kellaway

Label
The Virago book of women gardeners
Title
The Virago book of women gardeners
Statement of responsibility
edited by Deborah Kellaway
Title variation
Women gardeners
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
NJB
Dewey number
635.9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kellaway, Deborah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gardening
  • Gardens in literature
  • Gardens
  • Gardeners
  • Women gardeners
  • Formal gardens
  • Gardening
  • Women horticultural writers
  • Gardening
  • Women gardeners
Target audience
adult
Label
The Virago book of women gardeners, edited by Deborah Kellaway
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0805/96144305-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Biographical notes: pages 297-316
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000012695012
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxv, 321 pages
Isbn
9780349008653
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
96144305
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)34676854
Label
The Virago book of women gardeners, edited by Deborah Kellaway
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0805/96144305-d.html
Publication
Copyright
Note
Biographical notes: pages 297-316
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000012695012
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxv, 321 pages
Isbn
9780349008653
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
96144305
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)34676854

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