Earthly joys

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An advisor to the recently crowned King James I, Sir Robert Cecil relies on the practical advice of John Tradescant, a loyal and talented gardener, who becomes an eyewitness to the historical events that are shaping a turbulent England on the brink of civil war. 10,000 first printing.
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display_description Sir Robert Cecil, advisor to the newly crowned King James I, relies on his loyal gardener for practical advice. Combining beautifully ordered landscapes with the turmoil of a country teetering toward civil war, the author brilliantly brings the past to life through the eyes of one remarkable man and his family.
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subject_facet Garden Designer -- Fiction, Gardeners -- Fiction, Great Britain -- History -- James I, 1603-1625 -- Fiction, Landscape gardening -- Fiction, Naturalists -- Fiction, Polictics of a growing revolution -- Fiction, Salisbury, Robert Cecil, -- Earl of, -- 1563-1612 -- Fiction, Tradescant, John, -- -1637? -- Fiction
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title_full Earthly joys / Philippa Gregory
title_short Earthly joys