Jardinier du Monde (Fred Whitsey's copy)

By: Delbard, Georges

Price: £8.00

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Book Condition: Good


[In French]. Illustrated, small thick quarto, pp 661, (5), slight mark to endpaper, bound upside down, otherwise a good copy. {Delbard was a nurseryman and rose-grower. A highly detailed autobiograohy and survey of French twentieth century horticulture, over which his personality dominated.} VERY HEAVY - EXTRA POSTAGE MAY BE REQUIRED. [Fred Whitsey's copy with his bookplate. He was the gardening correspondent of the Sunday and Daily Telegraph for a total of 45 years. A quiet unassuming man, a pacifist, a notable amateur violin player and a great gardener.]

Title: Jardinier du Monde (Fred Whitsey's copy)

Author Name: Delbard, Georges

Categories: Gardening, Biography,

Publisher: Hachette: 1986

ISBN Number: 0201019525

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 008708

Keywords: whitsey.gardening.france.french.biography.