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Gertrude Jekyll and the Country House Garden: From the Archives of Country Life (2011)

£55.00

ISBN: 9781845136246
Artist(s): Gertrude Jekyll
Author(s): Judith Tankard
Format: hardback
Edition: First Edition
Year published: 2011
Publisher: Aurum Press Ltd
Total Pages: 192
Illustrations: Profusely illustrated

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Hardback. First edition. Gertrude Jekyll was one of the most important garden designers of the twentieth century. A prolific writer and a hugely influential plantswoman, her circle of friends included some of the most distinguished architects, horticulturists, artists, and writers of the time. This new volume in the Country Life Archives series celebrates Jekyll’s gardens and her legendary theories on color, planting, and design with a selection of her most famous collaborations with Sir Edwin Lutyens and other important architects. The text is illustrated with over 150 superb photographs that capture the enduring magic of Jekyll’s creative genius. Condition: very good.

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