From 1946, the poet and novelist Vita Sackville-West wrote a gardening column in the Observer. The columns were later collected into a set of books published between 1951 and 1958. Vita's extensive gardening knowledge, her intense passion for her subject and her lively literary flair making these garden writing classics essential for any serious gardener's bookshelf.
the best light reading on the topic to reappear this year are still the collections of newspaper articles by Vita Sackville West ... They unite a literary turn with practical knowledge and a whimsical, inquiring mind and eye. I hope that no generation of new gardeners will grow up without reading such delights as her In Your Garden Again. (Robin Lane Fox Financial Times)
Seasonal, personal and ideas in spades ( Country Life)
Vita Sackville-West is known as much for her creation of the gardens at Sissinghurst Castle with her husband Harold Nicolson as for her numerous novels, which include The Edwardians and All Passion Spent, her collections of poetry and her gardening articles. A central figure in the Bloomsbury group of artists and writers, she was the model for Virginia Woolf's Orlando. She died in 1962.
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Descrizione libro Frances Lincoln, 2004. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria SONG0711223556
Descrizione libro Frances Lincoln, 2004. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110711223556
Descrizione libro Frances Lincoln, 2004. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0711223556
Descrizione libro Frances Lincoln Ltd, 01.04.2004., 2004. Condizione libro: Neu. Auflage: New Ed. 171 Seiten neu, noch in Schutzfolie, Versand spätestens am nächsten Werktag 303520 Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 335 19,8 x 13,4 x 1,8 cm, Gebundene Ausgabe. Codice libro della libreria 161812