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The Pemberton Family's Construction of Victoria's Landscape

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Conventions of Gardening in Victorian England

What Victorian-Era Gardens Meant to the English

The Pemberton Family Gardens

"Whatever style may be adopted by the... gardener, ... [they] must be guided... by certain rules, deduced from fundamental principles."
                                                                         - J. C. Loudon, 1850


"The West Front" from T., "Country Homes, Gardens Old & New, Rotherfield Hall, Sussex,
 The Seat of Sir Lindsay-Hogg, Bt.," Country Life, 14 August 1909 (Country Life Picture Library).
 Anne Helmreich, The English Garden and National Identity, 124.

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