Explore the enchanting gardens of Stowe, Nymans, Great Dixter and Biddulph Grange in this fascinating window into the events that helped shape them. Also, find out about the creators that brought them to life and the short histories of other prominent gardens in Katie Campbell's, British Gardens in Time.
From obsession to social ambition, from heartbreak to disaster, the reasons behind their creation are well-known and well depicted in Katie's book which features superb imagery of these colourful locations. Learn in detail about these four gardens, each bursting with history. Included in this hardback book is also a short history of British gardens which takes a look at early Roman gardens, medieval gardens and Tudor gardens, among others, before moving on to discuss these magnificent British locations.
Carefully written and researched to bring you the story you may not know, British Gardens in Time is for the green-fingered fan or the history buff wanting to learn more about the beauty of our country's gardens.
British Gardens in Time by Katie Campbell, published by Frances Lincoln Limited, is available to buy in all good book shops, RRP £20.