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3 edition of V. Sackville-West"s garden book. found in the catalog.

V. Sackville-West"s garden book.

Vita Sackville-West

V. Sackville-West"s garden book.

by Vita Sackville-West

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementEdited by Philippa Nicolson
ContributionsNicolson, Philippa, comp
The Physical Object
Pagination250 p.
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15155793M

Victoria [Vita] Mary Sackville-West, poet, novelist, and horticultural journalist, was born on 9 th March at Knole, near Sevenoaks, and died on 2 nd June at Sissinghurst. She was the only child of Lionel Edward Sackville-West, and his wife and first cousin, the society hostess Victoria Josefa Dolores Catalina Sackville-West. -The Garden. By V. Sackville-West. (Michael Joseph. 8s. 6d.) MISS SACKVILLE-WEST with her new book again raises the problem of the modern long poem. Chaucer could write a novel in verse ; Tennyson and even the Poet Laureate could tell stories. But in the 's (in spite of the poetic, and pseudo-poetic, dialogue sponsored by the B.B.C.) the medium is prose except for short forms of expression.

- Explore araikk's board "Vita Sackville-West", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Vita sackville west, Bloomsbury group and Sissinghurst garden pins. Rose Garden The South Cottage and the rondel in the Rose Garden seen from the Tower at Sissinghurst Castle Garden, near Cranbrook, Kent - Vita Sackville-West died 50 years ago thi44 pins.

On a spring day in , the writer Vita Sackville-West drove with her friend Dorothy Wellesley and her son, Nigel, to look at an unpromising-sounding property in the village of Sissinghurst in. Including lots of her own writing, my new book looks at the themes in Vita and Harold's making of Sissinghurst. From Vita Sackville-West falling instantly in love with the place, to why she chose the plants she did, this is a detailed look at the evolution of the garden from till her death in /5(1).


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OVERALL: V. Sackville West's "The Illustrated Garden Book"Atheneum New York edition, is a joy to read in all seasons, a bedside book, an idea-book, a delight for eye and mind, as Sissinghurst itself is and as our own gardens can be/5.

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Sackville West's "The Illustrated Garden Book"Atheneum New York edition, is a joy to read in all seasons, a bedside book, an idea-book, a delight for eye and mind, as Sissinghurst itself is and as our own gardens can be.4/5(19).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sackville-West, V. (Victoria), V. Sackville-West's garden book. New York, Atheneum, (OCoLC) COVID Resources.

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V Sackville Wests Garden Book by Vita Sackville West. Michael Joseph Ltd. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect V. Sackville-Wests garden book.

book text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. Sackville-Wests Garden Book: a collection taken from In your garden, In your garden again, More for your garden, Even more for your garden by Vita Sackville-West avg rating — 41 ratings — published — 8 editions.

V Sackville Wests Garden Book by Sackville West, Vita A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.

The spine remains undamaged. At. This is a garden book that might well drive strong men to weep&#;with joy, and frustration perhaps at now owning castle grounds in order to reconstruct the creations of the late British author. Illustrated with photographs of breathtaking vistas and details of the flora of Sissinghurst in Kent, this is an exquisitely appreciative and stimulating go at personal experiences, informative.

This is a lovely hardbound copy in fine condition of V. Sackville-Wests classic garden book. Clean, tight and unmarked. Illustrated with photos of her castle at Sissinghurst. The book is described as a stylishly written horticultural memoir drawn from her fourteen years as a gardening columnist for5/5().

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Vita (Victoria) Sackville-West was the daughter of the 3rd Baron Sackville. She was born in at Knole House in Kent. In she married the diplomat and journalist, Harold Nicolson.

The couple bought Sissinghurst Castle ina ruined Elizabethan manor house, and spent years creating a. Victoria Mary Sackville-West, Lady Nicolson, CH (9 March – 2 June ), usually known as Vita Sackville-West, was an English poet, novelist, and garden designer. She was a successful novelist, poet, and journalist, as well as a prolific letter writer and diarist.

She published more than a dozen collections of poetry during her lifetime Children: Benedict Nicolson, Nigel Nicolson. The Sackville-Wests and Nicolsons were involved in the activities of the National Trust from its earliest days.

Vita, Knole, and the Sackvilles: A family romance Vita was born at Knole, the only daughter of Lionel Edward Sackville-West (later third Baron Sackville) and his cousin, Victoria Sackville-West.

For 15 years, from tofamous by then as the co-creator with her husband Harold Nicolson of the garden at Sissinghurst, Vita was a. S ackvilles, Dorsets and Sackville-Wests (the twisting line of Knole's descent is complex and obscure) have been inhabiting this picturesque Kentish "calendar" house Author: Miranda Seymour.

The garden has been open to visitors since 1 Mayand on Wednesday, the anniversary, visitors will again pay just 5p – worth far less than Author: Maev Kennedy.Beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account.

Both registration and sign in support using google and facebook. Vita Sackville-West was born on March 9the only daughter of the Honourable Lionel Sackville-West and his illegitimate Spanish wife, Victoria (who was also his .