This Other Eden: Seven Great Gardens and Three Hundred Years of English History

by

THIS OTHER EDEN is a captivating narrative of seven great gardens, beautiful canvases that represent not just pleasure grounds but a country's evolution. Showpieces of grand design, they are also barometers of social change; lasting reflections of intellectual endeavour, of religion and philosophy, science and technology, art and literature. From Robert Cecil's garden at Hatfield House, conceived by the famous botanist and plant-collector John Tradescant, who travelled widely to seek out unusual specimens, to Capability ...

  • Book Details
  • Seller
This Other Eden: Seven Great Gardens and Three Hundred Years of English History
2006, Little Brown and Company, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780316725804

Hardcover

Select
Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency