The Resource Nature perfected : gardens through history, William Howard Adams ; principal photography by Everett Scott

Nature perfected : gardens through history, William Howard Adams ; principal photography by Everett Scott

Label
Nature perfected : gardens through history
Title
Nature perfected
Title remainder
gardens through history
Statement of responsibility
William Howard Adams ; principal photography by Everett Scott
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adams, William Howard
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB451
LC item number
.A33 1991
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SB451.A33
NAL item number
1991
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gardens
  • Gardening
  • Gardens
  • Jardinage
  • Jardins
  • Jardins
  • Jardins
  • Jardinage
  • Jardins
  • Gardening
  • Gardens
  • Gardens
  • Gartenkunst
  • Geschichte
  • Gartenkunst
  • Geschichte
Label
Nature perfected : gardens through history, William Howard Adams ; principal photography by Everett Scott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Looking for Eden -- The garden in the ancient world -- Gardens before Rome -- Temples--the landscape of the gods -- Egypt -- Rome -- Town gardens -- Trees, flowers, and shrubs -- Imperial grandeur--Hadrian's villa -- II. The earthly paradise -- The Middle Ages -- The Islamic garden -- Mughal India -- III. Labors in perfection -- Italy -- France -- IV. The genius of the place -- The English garden before the revolution -- Jacobean and Caroline gardens, 1603-1649 -- The English formal garden -- The landscaping of England -- The English landscape garden outside of England -- V. Gardens of the East --The Chinese garden -- The early garden -- The private garden -- The making of a Chinese garden -- Flowers and trees -- The Japanese garden -- The paradise garden -- The tea garden -- The stroll garden -- The modern Japanese garden -- VI. The New World -- Colonial American gardens -- The changing American landscape -- Aesthetic reform -- Public parks -- Victorian garden dilemmas -- Twentient-century solutions -- The landscape architect -- Historical restorations and regional styles -- A new American style -- The modern movement
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9781558593336
Isbn Type
(UK)
Lccn
91019327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23766522
  • (OCoLC)ocm23766522
Label
Nature perfected : gardens through history, William Howard Adams ; principal photography by Everett Scott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Looking for Eden -- The garden in the ancient world -- Gardens before Rome -- Temples--the landscape of the gods -- Egypt -- Rome -- Town gardens -- Trees, flowers, and shrubs -- Imperial grandeur--Hadrian's villa -- II. The earthly paradise -- The Middle Ages -- The Islamic garden -- Mughal India -- III. Labors in perfection -- Italy -- France -- IV. The genius of the place -- The English garden before the revolution -- Jacobean and Caroline gardens, 1603-1649 -- The English formal garden -- The landscaping of England -- The English landscape garden outside of England -- V. Gardens of the East --The Chinese garden -- The early garden -- The private garden -- The making of a Chinese garden -- Flowers and trees -- The Japanese garden -- The paradise garden -- The tea garden -- The stroll garden -- The modern Japanese garden -- VI. The New World -- Colonial American gardens -- The changing American landscape -- Aesthetic reform -- Public parks -- Victorian garden dilemmas -- Twentient-century solutions -- The landscape architect -- Historical restorations and regional styles -- A new American style -- The modern movement
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9781558593336
Isbn Type
(UK)
Lccn
91019327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)23766522
  • (OCoLC)ocm23766522

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