Elizabeth and Her German Garden

Author(s): Elizabeth Von Arnim

Writing & History | Miscellaneous

May 7th -- There were days last winter when I danced for sheer joy out in my frost-bound garden in spite of my years and children. But I did it behind a bush, having a due regard for the decencies ...' Elizabeth's uniquely witty pen records each season in her beloved garden, where she escapes from the stifling routine of indoors: servants, meals, domestic routine, and the presence of her overbearing husband ...


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*A witty and ecstatic tale of transforming a wilderness into a garden *By the author of The Enchanted April *Introduced by Elizabeth Jane Howard

Elizabeth von Arnim (1866-1941) was born in Sydney, Australia, and brought up in England. She had an affair with H.G. Wells and was a cousin of Katherine Mansfield.

General Fields

  • : 9781844083497
  • : Little, Brown Book Group
  • : Virago Press Ltd
  • : February 2006
  • : 196mm X 125mm X 14mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Elizabeth Von Arnim
  • : Paperback
  • : 823.912
  • : 224