Synopses & Reviews
- A highly accessible overview of 500 garden designers organized in A-Z format now available in pocket format- Presents a widely diverse range of gardens from ancient Persia to the classical gardens of Europe and the contemporary gardens of the US- Each designer is represented by a garden that exemplifies their work and highlights their contribution to the history of the medium- The featured gardens are famous, destroyed, mythical and private- Includes an informative cross-referencing system linking designers who work in similar styles, movements or time periods- Contains an essential glossary and directory of gardens
Is a showcase of photography that features various global garden design. Originally published in 2001 in a larger, hardcover format, this mini-sized guide is perfect gift for any garden or design enthusiast.
An illustrated A-to-Z survey of the most important and beautiful gardens of the world. It presents 500 garden designers and patrons, each represented by a full-page reproduction of a significant garden and a description that places it and its creator in its historical context.