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A Celebration of Gardens

Author: Strong, Roy C.
ISBN #: 0881922447
Price: $15.00
Publisher: Sagapress / Timber Press
Publisher Location: Portland, OR
Book Condition: VG+
Dust Jacket Condition: VG
Binding: Hardcover
Pub Date: 1993
Reprint ed. [originally published by HarperCollins, London, 1991], 4to, brown boards, 385 pages, index, b/w decorations by the author's wife, Julia Trevelyan Oman. Condition: VERY GOOD+ book / VERY GOOD jacket: little wear; jacket has a tear at top front fold, slight fading to the yellow on spine and rear panel. "Perhaps the most wide-ranging, and certainly the most delightful, anthology of writing about gardens and gardening ever compiled in English." [from the jacket]