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Toby Musgrave


The hustle and bustle of a city does not usually correspond with the serenity of a garden. In Phaidon’s latest hardcover, Green Escapes: The Guide to Secret Urban Gardens by Dr Toby Musgrave, the correlation is not only evident, but necessaryAmerican Vogue


With a passion for garden design and garden history, Dr Toby Musgrave is considered to be an international authority on both subjects. You will regularly see Toby writing in the Royal Horticultural Society Magazine, and scholarly articles in broadsheet newspapers and journals all over the world. Toby has written 10 books and counting, a lecturer - and he writes a great blog - Garden History Matters. As a garden designer Toby has created gardens in the UK, the USA, India and in Denmark. Here he lives, is 'between gardens' and finds the climate ‘challenging’.


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