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Beatrix Potter's gardening life : the plants and places that inspired the classic children's tales / Marta McDowell.

McDowell, Marta. (Author).

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  • 9 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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 Benefactor Note: Judy Ritter, Friends of the Library Benefactor, 2013

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781604693638
  • ISBN: 1604693630
  • Physical Description: 339 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color map ; 21 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: Portland, Or. : Timber Press, 2013.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 308-321) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Beatrix Potter, her life as a gardener -- The year in Beatrix Potter's gardens -- Visiting Beatrix Potter's gardens.
Summary, etc.:
Beatrix Potter's Gardening Life is the first book to explore the origins of Beatrix Potter's love of gardening and plants and show how this passion came to be reflected in her work. The book begins with a gardener's biography, highlighting the key moments and places throughout her life that helped define her, including her home Hill Top Farm in England's Lake District. Next, the reader follows Beatrix Potter through a year in her garden, with a season-by-season overview of what is blooming that truly brings her gardens alive. The book culminates in a traveler's guide, with information on how and where to visit Potter's gardens today.
Subject: Potter, Beatrix, 1866-1943.
Potter, Beatrix, 1866-1943 > Homes and haunts > England.
Gardens > England.

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