Rosemary Verey

the life & lessons of a legendary gardener by Barbara Paul Robinson

Publisher: David R. Godine in Jaffrey, N.H

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Gardeners,
  • Design,
  • Gardens,
  • Biography

Edition Notes

Statementby Barbara Paul Robinson
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSB63.V37 R63 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25202634M
ISBN 101567924506
ISBN 109781567924503
LC Control Number2011053541

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Rosemary Verey has 23 books on Goodreads with ratings. Rosemary Verey’s most popular book is Making of a Garden. Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.

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Rosemary Verey ( – ) Rosemary Verey was one of Britain's best known gardeners, admired by English and American gardeners alike. Rosemary a garden designer was also author of many books including, 'The Scented Garden', 'English Country Gardens', 'Garden Diary' and 'Making of a Garden'.

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