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The Wildest Place on Earth: Italian Gardens and the Invention of Wilderness

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Book News Annotation:

Mitchell, editor of the National Audubon Society magazine Sanctuary and author of natural and human history books, deals with the perennial human quest for inspiration in wild places, and the irony of finding it not in the remote wilderness of the mountains but in the well-ordered, cultivated gardens of Europe—and his own back garden in Massachusetts.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9781582430461
Subtitle:
Italian Gardens and the Invention of Wilderness
Author:
Mitchell, John Hanson
Publisher:
Counterpoint Press
Location:
Washington, D.C.
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Landscape
Subject:
Garden Design
Subject:
Maze gardens.
Subject:
Wilderness (Theology)
Subject:
Gardens, Italian.
Subject:
Wilderness
Copyright:
Series Volume:
106-500
Publication Date:
April 2001
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
8.98x6.50x.78 in. .92 lbs.

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