Biographical Information

Portrait in about 1880 (Jekyll, facing p. 116).



Jekyll as historian of the technology of home and kitchen


Bisgrove, Richard. The gardens of Gertrude Jekyll. Berkeley: University of California Press, [2000].

Brown, Jane. Gardens of a golden afternoon: the story of a partnership: Edwin Lutyens & Gertrude Jekyll. London: Allen Lane, 1982.

Festing, Sally. Gertrude Jekyll. London: Viking, 1991.

In nature's name: an anthology of women's writing and illustration, 1780-1930. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2002.

Jekyll, Francis. Gertrude Jekyll: A Memoir. Northampton, Mass.: Bookshop Round Table, [1934]. Hathi Trust. From a copy in the University of Michigan library. Web. 2 November 2017.

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