Botanicals & Gardens
Capturing nature's beautiful moments
Art in the garden
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The Mount, Edith Wharton's magnificent estate in the Berkshires Hills of Massachusetts, is now a restored heritage site, open to the public..
Wharton was a renowned turn-of-the-century American writer with a strong interest in landscape architecture and interior design. It was at The Mount where Wharton wrote many of her 40 books, including Italian Villas and their Gardens in 1904.