Sissinghurst: A Castle's Unfinished History: Restoring Vita Sackville-West's Celebrated Estate

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A fascinating account from award-winning author Adam Nicolson on the history of Nicolson's own national treasure, his family home: Sissinghurst. Sissinghurst is world famous as a place of calm and beauty, a garden slipped into the ruins of a rose-pink Elizabethan palace. But is it entirely what its creators intended? Has its success over the last thirty years come at a price? Is Sissinghurst everything it could be? The story of this piece of land, an estate in the Weald of Kent, is told here for the first time from the ...

Sissinghurst: A Castle's Unfinished History: Restoring Vita Sackville-West's Celebrated Estate 2010, McClelland & Stewart

ISBN-13: 9780771051302

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