Life in the Garden download free [PDF and Ebook] by Penelope Lively

Life in the Garden download free [PDF and Ebook] by Penelope Lively year 2018
  • Book name: Life in the Garden
  • Author: Penelope Lively
  • Release date: 2018/7/30
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9780241982181
  • Rating: 8.56 of 10
  • Votes: 487
  • Review by: Judah Mcbride
  • Review rating: 7.8 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/27
  • Total pages: 208
  • Includes a PDF summary of 16 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Rich and unusual, a book to treasure. Few recent gardening books come anywhere close to its style, intelligence and depth. Moves between Lively's own horticultural life and a broad history of gardening' Observer'Wonderful. A manifesto of horticultural delight' Literary Review'Beautiful. Perfect for literary garden lovers' Good Housekeeping'Exquisite and original' Daily Telegraph 'Enchanting. Reading this book is like walking with a wise, humorous guide through a series of garden rooms . . . and finding that vistas suddenly open out, on to history, fashion, politics, reflections on time and the taming of nature' Tablet'A perfect bedside book. In part it's a memoir of the gardens in Lively's life, starting with the exotic Egyptian garden of her childhood and continuing up to her small present-day garden in a north London square' Sunday Express'A gentle survey of the garden's place in Western culture, which morphs into a personal meditation on time, memory and a life well lived' i'Scholarly bedtime reading' The Times, Books of the Year
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 13H
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Literary Studies: From C 1900 -, Memoirs, Autobiography: General, Gardens (descriptions, History Etc), Biography: Science, Technology & Engineering
  • Available formats: ODT, EPUB, PDF, TXT, WORD, DOC, PML, PPTX. Compressed in DMG, ZIP, RAR, BZ2
  • Download servers: Mediafire, Novafile, Google Drive, Memopal, Hotfile, FreakShare, BitShare
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 11.13 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x13mm
  • Weight: 149g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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