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Gardener's Wise Words and Country Ways
By Ruth Binney

The Gardener's Wise Words and Country Ways

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Gardener's Wise Words and Country Ways by Ruth Binney

Book Description

"The Gardener's Wise Words and Country Ways" is a unique and fascinating collection of accumulated wisdom, old wives' tales and gardening proverbs. It contains generations of advice, both sound and questionable, from considering the seasons and wildlife in your garden, to growing better fruit, vegetables, herbs and trees. It is a tribute to the time-honoured traditional gardening techniques that continue to gain favour as gardeners become ever-more organically minded. A captivating content, charming design, attractive format and a great price make this the ideal gift book for every gardener.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780715325834
ISBN-10: 0715325833
Format: Hardback
(207mm x 156mm x 24mm)
Pages: 208
Imprint: David & Charles
Publisher: David & Charles
Publish Date: 29-Sep-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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This fascinating compilation of accumulated wisdom includes traditional sayings and superstitions to explain whether, and why, they still work today. With advice on the practical necessities of cooking, gardening, housekeeping and health, as well as proverbial wisdom concerning good behaviour for children, adults and life in general.

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Wise Words & Country House Ways by Ruth Binney Wise Words & Country House Ways, Hardback (August 2012)

This guide to the world of Downton Abbey and Upstairs Downstairs, reveals the habits of the great and the good of the Edwardian era and the duties of the servants that made it all possible. All the tips and tricks of Edwardian housekeeping are revealed from growing prize blooms and vegetables in the garden to preparing cuisine in the kitchen.

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Author Biography - Ruth Binney

Ruth Binney has been collecting old sayings, wisdom and traditional remedies for nearly 50 years. She holds a degree in Natural Sciences from Cambridge University and has been involved in countless publications during her career as an editor. She is the author of three other books for D&C. Ruth lives near Weymouth, Dorest.

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