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Ambitious in scope and a wonder to examine, Gardens in Time captures two millennia of garden history between its covers The follow up to world renowned photographer Alain Le Toquin s successful The Most Beautiful Gardens in the World, Gardens in Time contains lush and glorious photographs of the nearly 130 gardens that Le Toquin explored across 20 countries the most comprehensive garden photo documentary ever undertaken by a single photographer From the Roman gardens at Hadrian s villa to the modern work of landscape gardeners like Fernando Caruncho, the Wirtzes, and Robert Irwin, historical and contemporary gardens are showcased All are complemented by Jacques Bosser s informative text, which reveals the evolutions, transformations, influences, and trends that characterize these beautiful landscapes, putting into context their aesthetic appeal, both then and now....

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ISBN : 0810930927
Format Type : Hardcover
Language : English
Publisher : Harry N Abrams English language Ed edition November 1, 2006
Number of Pages : 320 pages
File Size : 781 KB
Status : Available For Download
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Gardens in Time Reviews

    2019-04-10 12:06

    beautiful book to just sit and browse thru on a winter day when you cant get outside to garden

  • Michael F. Schmit
    2019-04-25 12:18


  • M. Bolthouse
    2019-04-07 11:03

    This is a gorgeous, informative, inspiring book.

  • Donald Mitchell
    2019-04-12 12:06

    If you are a garden lover, you should definitely buy and treasure this book!

  • Kathleen Guidoux
    2019-04-06 15:58

    This book is irresistable to anyone who has an interest in gardens. Whether old or new, the way other gardners(both professional and amature)

  • Daniel Phillips
    2019-04-20 15:02

    Believe me, I have gone over tons of "Gardens" coffee table books...and this is a stand out!