Lady Mayo's Garden : The Diary of a Lost 19th Century Irish Garden

By: Bourke-Borrowes, Kildare

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hardback, quarto measuring 9 1/2" x 10 1/4", a fine new copy in a charming pictorial dust wrapper, illustrated throughout, 120pp Geraldine, Countess of Mayo, made an exquisite and extremely important garden in Ireland between the years l890 and l925 when she had to leave the family estate. The garden was subsequently completely destroyed. Her gardening diaries, spanning over thirty years together with watercolours of the gardens and the plants she brought to enrich it from all over the world evoke a paradise now gone forever

Title: Lady Mayo's Garden : The Diary of a Lost 19th Century Irish Garden

Author Name: Bourke-Borrowes, Kildare

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Double-Barrelled Books: 2014

ISBN Number: 0957150083

ISBN Number 13: 9780957150089

Binding: hardback

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Book

Seller ID: 228461

Keywords: gardens gardening ireland irish,