Paradise Under Glass: The Education of an Indoor Gardener

Paradise Under Glass: The Education of an Indoor Gardener

by Ruth Kassinger

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Paradise Under Glass: The Education of an Indoor Gardener by Ruth Kassinger

Paradise Under Glass is a witty and absorbing memoir about one woman’s unlikely desire to build, stock, and tend a small conservatory in her suburban Maryland home. Ruth Kassinger’s wonderful story of the unique way she chose to cope with the profound changes in her life—a book that will delight readers of Eat, Pray, Love and I Feel Bad About My Neck—is interwoven with the fascinating history of conservatories from the Renaissance orangeries to the glass palaces of Kew.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780061547768
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 08/09/2011
Pages: 368
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 7.90(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Ruth Kassinger is the author of Paradise Under Glass, as well as a number of award-winning science and history books for young adults. She has written for the Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune, Health magazine, Science Weekly, and other publications.

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