Country Diary Edwardian Lady

Written by Edith Holden

$30.00 Excl. tax


Availability:
In stock (11)
+ -
Add to cart
  • Informationplus

  • A charming addition to Rizzoli’s carefully curated program of bringing classic books back into print.

    This beautifully packaged facsimile of Edith Holden’s original diary is filled with a naturalist’s masterful paintings and delightful observations chronicling the English countryside throughout 1906. As one of the few true records of the time in print, the handwritten thoughts and paintings contained in The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady transport readers to a more refined, romantic, and simpler time.

    Capitalizing on the current Downton Abbey–inspired appetite for Edwardian-era ephemera, fashions, and society, this reproduction brings readers back to a time in which propriety, civility, and an appreciation for the natural world reigned. This souvenir of a bygone era serves not only as a calming touchstone, but a reminder that as long as we choose to see it, we are still surrounded by beauty and grace. Presented to retain the charm and beauty of the original volume filled with Holden’s hand-drawn illustrations of the English countryside’s flora and fauna through the changing seasons of the year, as well as handwritten notes, observations, and quotations, The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady makes a lovely addition to any home’s library or side table.

  • Reviews (0)plus

  • 0 stars based on 0 reviews
  • Tagsplus

← Return to the back office    This store is under construction Any orders placed will not be honored or fulfilled Hide