By: Racine, Michel; Boursier-Mougenot, Ernest J.P. & Binet, Francoise
Cambridge, Massachusetts & London, The MIT Press: 1987
Edition: First English edition
Seller ID: 012390
Condition: Very Good
Very well illustrated, large quarto, pp 317, very clean internally, green cloth showing the slightest signs of use, in a slightly worn and frayed dustwrapper which is now protected in a removable plastic film. [From the "bastides " of Provence to the affluent gardens along the Riviera, this book unfolds an entirely new vista of garden designs, images, and experiences. The over 500 illustrations, including 375 in full color, depict a rich and fascinating area of France where gardens have been at the center of social life for centuries.These are contrasting types of gardens - the provenc... View More...