The Story Of Gardening

August 25, 2020|
The Story Of Gardening by Penelope Hobhouse
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Penelope Hobhouse, the legendary authority on garden history, composes a beautifully crafted, lavishly illustrated history of gardening over millennia. From the cooling fountains of the Alhambra to the clean lines of the French parterre, The Story of Gardening draws fascinating connections among gardens across time and place. Hobhouse addresses styles and techniques from all over the world, revealing the origins of the world''s most magnificent gardens. Award-winning journalist and garden historian Ambra Edwards worked alongside Hobhouse to bring this comprehensive classic up-to-date with today''s most recent garden developments and trends.
Penelope Hobhouse is a garden writer, garden designer, garden historian, lecturer and gardener. For fourteen years until 1993 with her husband, Professor John Malins, she was in charge of the National Trust Gardens at Tintinhull House in Somerset. Today she lives in Dorset and travels in Europe, Australia and the United States lecturin...
Title:The Story Of GardeningFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:512 pages, 10.4 X 9.9 X 1.55 inShipping dimensions:512 pages, 10.4 X 9.9 X 1.55 inPublished:August 25, 2020Publisher:Princeton Architectural PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1616899190

ISBN - 13:9781616899196

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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