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Edith Wharton's Italian Gardens

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In 1903 Edith Wharton was commissioned by Century Magazine to write a series of articles on Italian villas and gardens. She gathered her household together and set off with her husband, her housekeeper and her small dogs on a four-month tour of Italy. Her articles were published in 1904 as Italian Villas and their Gardens. One of the first books to treat the subject of Ita ...more
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published September 26th 1997 by Frances Lincoln
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Skimmed, since we'll only see the Boboli Gardens, most likely. A whole different gardening style to fall in love with...
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Shelves: italy
I don't know how Edith Wharton went to Italy without visiting the Borghese Gardens in Rome.
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Italy and gardens, you know I've gotta love it!
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