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The gardener's year

Author: Karel Čapek
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is seldom that a practical guide to gardening attains the level of a literary masterpiece, still more seldom that a book on gardening can amuse and instruct even those who have no garden to plant., nor the faintest interest in acquiring one. The GardenerGÇÖs Year is a charismatic product of Karel CapekGÇÖs genius: amusing, informative, and full of a quizzical interest in people, animals and plants. In this  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Čapek, Karel, 1890-1938.
Gardener's year.
London ; New York : Continuum, 2004
(DLC) 2006276699
(OCoLC)56433242
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Karel Čapek
ISBN: 9781441195333 1441195335 9780241188293 0241188296
OCLC Number: 741690827
Language Note: Translated from the Czech.
Description: 1 online resource (201 pages) : illustrations
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Other Titles: Zahradníkův rok.
Responsibility: by Karel C̆apek ; illustrated by Josef C̆apek ; translated by Geoffrey Newsome with a foreword by Bel Mooney.

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Both a literary masterpiece and a practical guide to gardening, perfect for anyone with a passion through to a passing interest in gardens and plants.  Read more...

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'Capek's The Gardener's Year is a celebration of the virtues of being close to the soil...The Gardener's Year...is perfect vacation reading for the gardener and nongardener...It's sunny with a hint Read more...

 
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