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Summary:

"Penelope Lively has always been a keen gardener. This book is partly a memoir of her own life in gardens, and an exploration of gardens in literature and of other writers and their gardens"--Provided by publisher.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library LP 921 LIVELY 2018 (Text) 33892100558668 Adult Large Print Book None 09/11/2018 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781683249139
  • ISBN: 1683249135
  • Physical Description: 239 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Center Point Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point Large Print, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Regular print version previously published by: Viking.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 238-239).
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Reality and metaphor -- The written garden -- The fashionable garden -- Time, order and the garden -- Style and the garden -- Town and country.
Summary, etc.:
"Penelope Lively has always been a keen gardener. This book is partly a memoir of her own life in gardens, and an exploration of gardens in literature and of other writers and their gardens"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Lively, Penelope, 1933-
Lively, Penelope, 1933- > Knowledge > Gardening.
Lively, Penelope, 1933-
Novelists, English > 20th century > Biography.
Gardens in literature.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY > Personal Memoirs.
GARDENING > Essays.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY > Literary.
LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh.
Large type books.
Gardens in literature.
Novelists, English.
Genre: Essays.
Biography.
Summary: "Penelope Lively has always been a keen gardener. This book is partly a memoir of her own life in gardens, and an exploration of gardens in literature and of other writers and their gardens"--Provided by publisher.

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