eBook Gardening at Sissinghurst download
by Tony Lord
Author: Tony Lord
Publisher: Frances Lincoln, in association with The National Trust; 1st edition (January 1, 2000)
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Lord, a well-known garden photographer and author and member of several Royal Horticultural Society committees . The book was published in 1996, so the chronicle ends there
Lord, a well-known garden photographer and author and member of several Royal Horticultural Society committees, provides all this and more. Each chapter of his beautiful and readable book deals with a separate garden room of Sissinghurst, the garden of Vita Sackville-West and Harold Nicolson. The book was published in 1996, so the chronicle ends there.
Gardening at Sissinghurst book. Tony Lord captures the history of Sissin Vita Sackville-West was not only an author and poet, she and her husband were avid gardeners and were in the vanguard of the somewhat belated efforts to save historic properties that had been doomed to decay in the economic and social upheavals that ravaged Britain after the Great War and in later years.
TONY LORD, photographer, writer and horticultural consultant, holds the Victoria Medal of Honour of the RHS. He has also won the Garden Writers' Guild Award for Best General Gardening Book. Country of Publication. Great book - good condition - very pleased. Verified purchase: Yes Condition: Pre-owned. Best-selling in Non-Fiction.
For visual inspiration, nothing can compare to the Sissinghurst, the gardens that Vita Sackville-West and Harold Nicolson began in 1930. Created by Vita Sackville-West and Sir Harold Nicolson, Sissinghurst represents romantic gardening at its most successful. Gardening at Sissinghurst reveals the secrets behind the most visited garden in Britain.
His book Gardening at Sissinghurst took a new and deeper approach to garden analysis and has been .
His book Gardening at Sissinghurst took a new and deeper approach to garden analysis and has been translated into German, French and Dutch. Category:Year of birth missing (living people) Category:Living people Category:British garden writers Category:English gardeners Category:English photographers Category:Victoria Medal of Honour (Horticulture) recipients.
Sissinghurst Castle Garden, at Sissinghurst in the Weald of Kent in England, was created by Vita Sackville-West, poet and writer, and her husband Harold Nicolson, author and diplomat
Sissinghurst Castle Garden, at Sissinghurst in the Weald of Kent in England, was created by Vita Sackville-West, poet and writer, and her husband Harold Nicolson, author and diplomat. It is among the most famous gardens in England and is designated Grade I on Historic England's register of historic parks and gardens.
Gardening expert Tony Lord unravels the elements behind the much-loved garden at Sissinghurst created by Vita Sackville-West . The book includes planting schemes, inspired by Sissinghurst, to try out in your own garden.
Gardening expert Tony Lord unravels the elements behind the much-loved garden at Sissinghurst created by Vita Sackville-West and Harold Nicolson. From the exuberant intimacy of the Cottage Garden, through the romance of the Rose Garden and the brilliance of the spring bulbs in the Lime Walk to the elegance of the White Garden, all are captured in photographs and captions giving detailed information about the planting plans and techniques that make Sissinghurst one of the most romantic gardens in the world
Mr. Lord, a writer, photographer and horticulturist trained at the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, looks at the Sissinghurst gardens with as much attention to the "how" and the "why" as the "what. His text and photographs are accompanied by Frances Lincoln's watercolors of representative segments of the planting plans.
Gardening at Sissinghurst, by Tony Lord (2000). Vita’s grand-son has written a book on his dealings with the National Trust and his attempt to revitalize the surrounding farmlands as an organic farm. Planting Schemes from Sissinghurst by Tony Lord (2000). Sissinghurst Castle - An illustrated history, by Nigel Nicolson, (1964). Sissinghurst - The Making of a Garden, by Anne Scott-James (1974). This is described in his book Sissinghurst: An Unfinished History, by Adam Nicolson (2008). There is also an 8-part television documentary series called Sissinghurst (2009) about the garden and Adam Nicolson’s plans for the farm. Practical Information.