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The Resource The princess's garden : royal intrigue and the untold story of Kew, Vanessa Berridge

The princess's garden : royal intrigue and the untold story of Kew, Vanessa Berridge

Label
The princess's garden : royal intrigue and the untold story of Kew
Title
The princess's garden
Title remainder
royal intrigue and the untold story of Kew
Statement of responsibility
Vanessa Berridge
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The British obsession with gardening has fascinating roots: the Empire and trade across the globe created a fascination with exotic new plants, and showed the power and reach of Britain in the early eighteenth century. At that time, national influence wasn't measured by sporting success, musical or artistic influence. Instead it was expressed in the design of parks and gardens such as Kew and Stowe, and the style of these grand gardens was emulated first throughout Britain and then increasingly around the world. This is a story of three original thinkers, starting with the Georgian prince whose patronage made it all possible"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
AU@
Dewey number
712.50942195
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
QK73.G72
LC item number
R69255 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The princess's garden : royal intrigue and the untold story of Kew, Vanessa Berridge
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-247) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
255 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781445643205
Lccn
2015510908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)931328118
Label
The princess's garden : royal intrigue and the untold story of Kew, Vanessa Berridge
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-247) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
255 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781445643205
Lccn
2015510908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), genealogical table
System control number
(OCoLC)931328118

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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