A Gardener’s Miscellany

  • Imprint: Summersdale
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 160
  • Price: £9.99
  • Publication date: 8 May 2012
  • ISBN: 9781849532600

About the book

‘What a desolate place would be a world without a flower! It would be a face without a smile, a feast without a welcome’ A. J. Balfour. Garden lovers everywhere will be inspired by this miscellany of quotations, poems and beautiful prose celebrating the natural world. From Jane Austen to Rudyard Kipling, this charming collection covers every aspect of horticulture, from the simple satisfaction of harvesting produce to admiring the humble daisy.

Reviews

'Garden lovers everywhere will be inspired by the quotations, poems and beautiful prose celebrating the natural world.'

Garden News

'prose, poetry and quotations married with beautiful contemporary illustrations… The ideal gift for garden lovers.'

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"… a joyous collection of prose, poetry and quotations married with some beautiful contemporary illustrations… This lavishly produced book is the perfect gift for garden lovers everywhere."

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