Green Grows the City: The Story of a London Garden

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J. Cape, 1939 - Gardening - 285 pages
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User Review  - sonofcradock - LibraryThing

I have never had such a sustained smile while reading a book. I laughed out loud. Repeatedly. In public. This does not happen often when I read. This is my first foray into Beverley Nichols' writing ... Read full review

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User Review  - satyridae - LibraryThing

I'm a long-time Nichols fan. If you are a gardener, so should you be. He's hilarious, snarky, urbane, and bright. This particular book chronicles Nichols' triumph over a triangular yard in London, in the gathering shadow of WWII. Highly recommended. Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
9
WE MOVE IN
15
HIGH WIND IN SUBURBIA
29

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