Books filed under "Literature"
This third book in Nichols' Allways trilogy is as much about the author's love for plants as it is about the village in which he lived. $24.95
This elegant survey of the orchid treats its place in legend and suggests the impact that these exotic plants had on the temperate European mind.
A survey of plants, with a multitude of references to myth and literature throughout the ages.
The final volume in Bowles’s survey of his garden through the year; includes a map of the garden at Myddelton House.
This scholarly yet fun book examines the qualities that make plants unique, so different from animals.
In a departure from his previous gardening books, Nichols distills 30 years of practical gardening experience in an entertaining fashion.
In his final garden book, Nichols provides entertaining asides on cats, psychic phenomena, and the use of plants to commit murder.
A biography for readers who have come to love Nichols' witty, sometimes sardonic persona.
A chronological account of the introduction of houseplants in America.