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American Garden Writing: Gleanings from Garden Lives Then and Now.

Author: Marranca, Bonnie [editor]
ISBN #: 1555540295
Price: $12.50
Publisher: NY: Paj Publications
Book Condition: VG+
Dust Jacket Condition: VG+
Binding: Hard Cover
Edition: First Edition
Pub Date: 1988
1st edition (stated), 8vo, brown boards / green cloth backstrip, 334 pp, b&w illustrations. VERY GOOD+ book / VERY GOOD+ jacket: book has lt. spotting to top page edge, otherwise like new; jacket has sl. edgewear. An anthology of garden writing from the 17th to 20th century, "highlighing the ways in which Americans thought and wrote about and worked in their gardens, and what that meant in their lives..."