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    For the Love of an Orchard: Everybody's Guide to Growing and Cooking Orchard Fruit (Hardback) By (author) Jane McMorland-Hunter, By (author) Chris Kelly

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    DescriptionWhether you fantasise about having a whole orchard, just a cherry tree in a pot, or even the perfect apple pie, this beautifully illustrated book bridges the gap between the special place orchards hold in our hearts and the practicalities of growing and cooking orchard fruit. Orchards are found worldwide and this comprehensive book explores the traditions of fruit growing and the story of individual fruits, as well as providing delicious recipes and general cultivation advice. As interest grows in sustainability, the preserving of heritage varieties and in organic produce, this book is a timely celebration of tree fruit and its enjoyment. * There is a growing demand for inspirational books on growing fruit * Picks up on the current interest in organics and the sourcing of food * Features history and traditions, cultivation advice and recipes * Beautifully illustrated with colour photographs, illustrations and diagrams

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    For the Love of an Orchard
    Everybody's Guide to Growing and Cooking Orchard Fruit
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jane McMorland-Hunter, By (author) Chris Kelly
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 288
    Width: 190 mm
    Height: 245 mm
    Thickness: 36 mm
    Weight: 1,192 g
    ISBN 13: 9781862058507
    ISBN 10: 1862058504

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BISAC V2.8: TEC003000
    BIC E4L: GAR
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.2
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T General Subject: 560
    BIC subject category V2: WMPF, WBT
    Libri: I-NA
    LC classification: TX
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 14510
    DC22: 634
    BISAC V2.8: NAT034000
    Abridged Dewey: 634
    BISAC V2.8: CKB035000
    LC subject heading: , ,
    Thema V1.0: WMP, WBT
    Illustrations note
    Over 150 illustrations
    Imprint name
    Publication date
    01 February 2011
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Jane McMorland Hunter has written several books, including Ode to London. Her other books include three books in the best-selling Teach Yourself series as well as The Tiny Garden (Frances Lincoln) and For the Love of an Orchard (Pavilion) both of which have been widely and favourably reviewed. She lives in London.
    Review quote
    Apart from fine photography and delightful illustrations, what makes this book stand out is the way the authors weave history into the stories they tell of our different British Fruits. BBC Country File Magazine, April 2010.