American garden writing: gleanings from garden lives then and now

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Penguin Books, Nov 1, 1989 - Gardening - 334 pages
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An extraordinary amount of knowledge is compiled in this collection of fifty selections on gardening from essays, letters, travel journals, and natural histories, covering a broad geographic range of writings from the colonial period to the present.

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Bonnie Marranca is co-editor of "Performing Arts Journal," as well as the author of "Ecologies of Theater" and "Theatrewritings," which received the George Jean Nathan Award; the editor of "American Dreams: The Imagination of Samp Shepard" and "The Theatre of Images.

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