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The Virago book of women gardeners

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Published by Virago in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardens -- Literary collections.,
  • Gardening -- Literary collections.,
  • Women gardeners -- Literary collections.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Deborah Kellaway.
    GenreLiterary collections.
    ContributionsKellaway, Deborah.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 274 p. ;
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16604725M
    ISBN 101853818186

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Virago is the division of international publisher Little, Brown &Co that pays serious attention to women's writing. They chose an editor who is herself a student of English Literature as well as a gardener and gave her the daunting task of selecting the most evocative writing from the pens of devoted women gardeners of the last few centuries/5(14).

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