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You Should Have Been Here Last Week

Sharp Cuttings from a Garden Writer

An amusing and thought-provoking compendium of columns, articles, essays and reviews from this acute, knowledgeable and irreverent commentator

 

Writing Home

In the pieces brought together in Writing Home, Polly Devlin OBE, most bewitching of writers, covers subjects that range over her whole life and thought

World Street Food

Easy Recipes for Young Travellers

Woburn Abbey

The Park and Gardens

By Keir Davidson By (photographer) Bridget Davey

A fascinating history of Woburn Abbey, the park and gardens

Virginia Woolf at Home

An intimate exploration of Virginia Woolf's homes

Topiary, Knots and Parterres

By Caroline Foley Other European Boxwood and Topiary Society

Thomas Hennell

The Last English Watercolourist

Long-awaited biography of Thomas Hennell, leading watercolourist, poet and war artist - contemporary and friend of Eric Ravilious and Edward Bawden

Sir John Soane's Greatest Treasure

The Sarcophagus of Seti I

By John H Taylor and Sir John Soane's Museum Appendix by Helen Dorey

The first ever book about Sir John Soane's greatest treasure - one of the most important Egyptian antiquities anywhere in the world - the unique sarcophagus of the Pharoah Seti I

 

Setting the Scene

A Garden Design Masterclass from Repton to the Modern Age

'George Carter will transform a backyard into Versailles.' Independent

Seeking New York

The Stories Behind the Historic Architecture of Manhattan – One Building at a Time

Beautifully illustrated with line drawings and photographs, engagingly presented, and richly detailed, this charming guide traces the architectural and social history of Manhattan one building at a time.

Seeking Chicago

The Stories Behind the Architecture of the Windy City - One Building at a Time

Intriguing and informative, Seeking Chicago is a must-read for anyone interested in Chicago and its history

Scent Magic

Notes from a Gardener

A beautifully written, highly personal account of the gardening year