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"Green fingers are the extension of a verdant heart." -- Russell Page
This article is about the UK landscape designer, there is also Russell Page the Australian dancer.


Montague Russell Page (1906 — 1985) was a British landscape architect and garden designer.

Former partner of Geoffrey Jellicoe and author of The Education of a Gardener (1962). In this book he looks at the history of Islamic and Classical gardens. Page and Jellicoe designed the landscape and building for the splendidly named 'Caveman Restaurant' at Cheddar Gorge in Somerset.

Page went on to design gardens in Europe and the US. His clients included: Prince Edward, Duke of Windsor and Duchess of Windsor, King Léopold III of Belgium, Sir William Walton, Babe Paley and William S. Paley, Oscar de la Renta, Marcel Boussac, Olive, Lady Baillie, PepsiCo, Baron and Baroness Thierry Van Zuylen van Nijevelt and the Frick Museum.

He was married twice. Page's first wife was Lida Gurdjieff, a daughter of the spiritual teacher G. I. Gurdjieff, whom he married in 1947; they divorced in 1954 and had one son, David. His second wife, whom he married in 1954, was Vera Milanova Daumal, the former wife of the poet Hendrick Kramer and widow of the poet René Daumal; she died in 1962.

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Total Books: 9
The Education Of A Gardener
2007 - The Education of a Gardener (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781590172315
ISBN-10: 1590172310
Genres: Arts & Photography, Crafts, Hobbies & Home
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Education of a Gardener
The Education of a Gardener
1994 - The Education of a Gardener (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780002713740
ISBN-10: 0002713748
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Crafts, Hobbies & Home
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Education Of A Gardener
1985 - Education of a Gardener (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780394729206
ISBN-10: 039472920X
Genres: Arts & Photography, Crafts, Hobbies & Home
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The Education of a Gardener
1983 - The Education of a Gardener (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780394531342
ISBN-10: 0394531345
Genres: Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Engineering & Transportation
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EDUCATION OF A GARDENER
Education of a Gardener (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780002140355
ISBN-10: 0002140357
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EDUCATION OF A GARDENER
Education of a Gardener (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780002195942
ISBN-10: 0002195941
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Education of a Gardener The
Education of a Gardener The (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140072549
ISBN-10: 0140072543
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