Lady Mayo’s Garden
The Garden Book kept by Geraldine Countess of Mayo at Palmerstown House, Johnstown, Co. Kildare in Ireland between 1891 and 1922
A unique Garden Book kept by the owner of a large ‘Big House’ walled garden in County Kildare describing the activities in a late Victorian and Edwardian garden and park, filled with beautiful watercolours and including interesting details about the period.
This Book, written and illustrated by Geraldine Countess of Mayo, was almost miraculously saved from a devastating fire in 1923, and is now published with research notes for the first time.
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