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The American Gardener: A Sampler epub

by Allen Lacy


The American Gardener: A Sampler epub

ISBN: 0374104042

ISBN13: 978-0374104047

Author: Allen Lacy

Category: Home and Hobbies

Subcategory: Gardening & Landscape Design

Language: English

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux; 1st edition (May 1, 1988)

Pages: 384 pages

ePUB book: 1869 kb

FB2 book: 1671 kb

Rating: 4.9

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The American Gardener book.

The American Gardener book. Allen Lacy has gathered together a colorful sampler of American gardening writing from Thomas Jefferson to our own day. Among the fifty-two writers represented are such national treasures as Celia Thaxter, Neltje Blanchan, Elizabeth Lawrence, and Katherine S. White.

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The American Gardener. Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Allen Lacy is professor of philosophy at Richard Stockton College of New Jersey and the author of numerous books on gardening, including The Garden in Autumn and The Glory of Roses

The American Gardener. Allen Lacy is professor of philosophy at Richard Stockton College of New Jersey and the author of numerous books on gardening, including The Garden in Autumn and The Glory of Roses. He lives in Linwood, New Jersey.

Allen Lacy has gathered together a colorful sampler of American gardening writing from Thomas Jefferson to our own day. Feedback History and Summary. No positives No neutrals No negatives.

Lacy's first gardening book was Home Ground: A Gardener's Miscellany, which brought .

Lacy's first gardening book was Home Ground: A Gardener's Miscellany, which brought together many of the short pieces he had written for periodicals between 1979 and 1983. Observing that the collection had the "enjoyable crispness" of celery, Allen Paterson in the Times Literary Supplement called Lacy's work "a jolly good write, provocative, robust and knowledgeable. The book includes works by about fifty horticultural writers, including Louise Beebe Wilder, Henry Mitchell, Thalassa Cruso, Celestine Sibley, and Harlan J. Hand.

SOONER or later, every dedicated American gardener must make up his or her mind on an inescapable question: what is one's stance on the British and their horticulture? There are two opposing camps on this question. One is made up of the great number of An glophiles. For these, and I have been one of them, the signs are obvious on their bookshelves and in their toolsheds. Great Britain remains the Mother Country of gardeners, and we are mere Colonials.

com's Allen Lacy Page and shop for all Allen Lacy books. Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography. Learn more at Author Central. Check out pictures, bibliography, and biography of Allen Lacy. Among the fifty-two writers represented are such national treasures as Celia Thaxter, Neltje Blanchan. No current Talk conversations about this book.

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Gardening books encompass a variety of subjects from garden design, vegetable gardens, perennial gardens, to shade gardens. Every plant genus or category of plants may also be covered including roses, clematis, bulbs, hellebores, and hydrangeas

Allen Lacy has gathered together a colorful sampler of American gardening writing from Thomas Jefferson to our own day. Among the fifty-two writers represented are such national treasures as Celia Thaxter, Neltje Blanchan, Elizabeth Lawrence, and Katherine S. White.