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Published by Michael Joseph in London .

Written in English

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  • Gardening -- Great Britain.

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Includes index.

Book details

Statement[edited] by Philippa Nicolson.
ContributionsNicolson, Philippa.
LC ClassificationsSB453.3.G7
The Physical Object
Pagination250p.,(16)p. of plates :
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22634012M
ISBN 100718105362

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V Sackville Wests Garden Book by Vita Sackville West. Michael Joseph Ltd. Hardcover. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.

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She was born in at Knole House in Kent. In she married the diplomat and journalist, Harold Nicolson. The couple bought Sissinghurst Castle ina ruined.

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Victoria Mary Sackville-West, Lady Nicolson, CH (9 March – 2 June ), usually known as Vita Sackville-West, was an English poet, novelist, and garden designer. She was a successful novelist, poet, and journalist, as well as a prolific letter writer and diarist.

She published more than a dozen collections of poetry during her lifetime Children: Benedict Nicolson, Nigel Nicolson. Robert Bertrand Sackville-West, 7th Baron Sackville DL (born 10 July ) is a British publisher, author and guardian of Knole in Kent, which has been a Sackville house since and is now owned by the National Trust.

The eldest son of Hugh Rosslyn Inigo Sackville-West and Bridget Eleanor Cunliffe, he inherited the title of Baron Sackville on 27 March on the death of his Title: Baron Sackville. For 15 years, from tofamous by then as the co-creator with her husband Harold Nicolson of the garden at Sissinghurst, Vita was a professional garden writer.

Every Sunday morning, she. The Sackville-Wests and Nicolsons were involved in the activities of the National Trust from its earliest days. Vita, Knole, and the Sackvilles: A family romance Vita was born at Knole, the only daughter of Lionel Edward Sackville-West (later third Baron Sackville) and his cousin, Victoria Sackville-West.

From toVita Sackville-West, the poet, bestselling author of All Passion Spent and maker of Sissinghurst, wrote a weekly column in the Observer describing her life at Sissinghurst, showing her to be one of the most visionary horticulturalists of the twentieth-century.

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Victoria [Vita] Mary Sackville-West, poet, novelist, and horticultural journalist, was born on 9 th March at Knole, near Sevenoaks, and died on 2 nd June at Sissinghurst. She was the only child of Lionel Edward Sackville-West, and his wife and first cousin, the society hostess Victoria Josefa Dolores Catalina Sackville-West.

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I am so pleased that everyone loves All Passion Spent which is one of my faves from the VMC collection. After Virginia Woolf met fellow writer Vita Sackville-West in the early s, the two women began a romantic affair that lasted for a number of years.

Virginia and Vita first met at a dinner party hosted by Virginia’s brother-in-law, Clive Bell, on Decem After learning that Vita was a writer, Virginia invited her to publish a novel with her small press, Hogarth Press.

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