In Search of Paradise

In Search of Paradise

Great Gardens of the World

Book - 2006
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In Search of Paradise is a survey of the great gardens of the world, presented through photographic images and the descriptions of the garden designer and writer Penelope Hobhouse. Here you will find the oases of the Middle East, the gardens of Chinese scholars, Japanese sages and Renaissance humanists, French baroque gardens, the English landscape garden of Capability Brown and his followers. Here too are the gardens of the great modern designers, among them Roberto Burle Marx, Fernando Caruncho, Dan Kiley, John Brookes and James van Sweden.
Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln Ltd. : In association with Chicago Botanic Garden, 2006
Edition: 1st Frances Lincoln ed. --
ISBN: 9780711226159
0711226156
Branch Call Number: OS 712.6 Hob 3558ad 1
Characteristics: 269 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.)

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