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Vitas Other World This Widely Acclaimed Book Tells The Marvelous Story Of The Making Of Vita Sackville West S Glorious Edwardian Era Garden, Sissinghurst, And In Doing So, Traces The Evolution Of Sackville West As One Of The Great Gardeners Of The 20th Century Beginning With Vita S Childhood One Charming Photograph Shows Vita As A Young Girl Dressed As A Basket Of Westiria , The Book Leads The Reader Through The Past Of Her Beloved Knole, Her Marriage, Travels To Constantinople And Persia, Her First Garden At Long Barn, And Finally, To Sissinghurst Castle, Where, With Her Husband, Harold Nicolson, Vita Designed And Created A Garden Of Remarkable Beauty Color And Black And White Photographs Throughout Of Vita S Gardens There Are Also Original Sketches Of Garden Plans , Home Interiors, And Moments With Family The Daily Telegraph Calls It A Gardening Biography In Which Vita S Development As A Character And A Gardener Are Woven Together And Shown To Achieve The Fusion Which, With The Help Of Harold Nicolson, Produced Sissinghurst The Times Hails It As A Book Hautingly Illustrated By Contemporary Photographs, From Which Shines Forth A Deep Understanding Of And Sympathy For Her Subject.

10 thoughts on “Vitas Other World

  1. says:

    Vita s Other World A Gardening Biography of Vita Sackville West by Jane Brown is the public s view of Vita Sackville West s life Brown read English and History at Birmingham University before completing a Masters degree in Landscape Architecture at the University of Greenwich She has over 20 years of experience in gardening and landscape design, having worked as a landscape designer at Clifton Nurseries in Little Venice and with The Landscape Agency before setting up Jane Brown Associates in Vita s Oth...

  2. says:

    Huh I like this idea rescuing a story threatened with complete domination by another story.

  3. says:

    This is an interesting portrait of Vita as gardener I highly reccommend her gardening writing I feel like so many biographers of Vita allow her bisexuality and, most particularly, her relationship with Virginia Woolf, to eclipse all her other accomplishments This biography is a welcome change from all that not to mention the fact that there are so few biographies of gardeners in general I feel like I learned a lot about Vita, about her garden at Sissinghurst, and about gardening in genera This is an interesting portrait of Vita as gardener I highly reccommend her gardening writing I feel like so many biographers of Vita allow her bisexuality and, most particularly, her relationship with Virginia Woolf, to ecli...

  4. says:

    Vita Sackville West is perhapsknown for her garden then either her novels or her infamous love life and social gatherings involving the Bloombury set Ms Sakville West was a true artist when it came to ...

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