A joy of gardening: a selection for Americans

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Harper, 1958 - Gardening - 210 pages
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Blend of practical advice and appreciation, combining the talents of a professional writer and a near-professional gardener, and using her experience in her garden at Sissinghurst Castle in Kent, England.

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User Review  - jarvenpa - LibraryThing

Vita's garden essays, many of which were published as newspaper columns, bring with them passion and excitement and delight. For those who are addicted gardeners her work is inspiring (though also frustrating; how one longs for enough time and workers to do great sweeping amazing gardens). Read full review

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One of my best loved gardening books. Inspiring and a book to get lost in. Like a previous reviewer, I wish I had the capabilities that she had to garden. Read full review

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GENERAL GARDENING AND
GENERAL GARDENING AND. SPECIFIC PLANT TITLES. Diane Ackerman, CULTIVATING DELIGHT: A Natural History of My Garden. (NY: Harper Collins, 2001) 262 pp., ...
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