The Making of the English Gardener
Language: en
Pages: 299
Authors: Margaret Willes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-30 - Publisher: Yale University Press

The people and publications at the root of a national obsession
The Making of the English Gardener
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Margaret Willes
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-29 - Publisher: Yale University Press

In the century between the accession of Elizabeth I and the restoration of Charles II, a horticultural revolution took place in England, making it a leading player in the European horticultural game. Ideas were exchanged across networks of gardeners, botanists, scholars, and courtiers, and the burgeoning vernacular book trade spread
The Gardens of the British Working Class
Language: en
Pages: 413
Authors: Margaret Willes
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-29 - Publisher: Yale University Press

This magnificently illustrated people’s history celebrates the extraordinary feats of cultivation by the working class in Britain, even if the land they toiled, planted, and loved was not their own. Spanning more than four centuries, from the earliest records of the laboring classes in the country to today, Margaret Willes's
The English Gardener
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: William Cobbett
Categories: Fruit-culture
Type: BOOK - Published: 1833 - Publisher:

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The Making of the English Garden
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Richard Girling
Categories: Gardening
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988-01-01 - Publisher:

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