This new edition of Jane Brown's classic The English Garden in Our Time, has been revised and updated, and many new color pictures have been added. There is a detailed description of Gertrude Jekyll's life at Munstead Wood, followed by the story of the garden world she masterminded and her work with Edwin Lutyens and other famous architects. The book also explores the lavish influences upon gardens during the 1930s and after the World War II, the influences of the Italian style, the modern movement, the making of Sissinghurst Castle's garden, and much more.
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