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The gardens of Roberto Burle Marx

Author: Sima Eliovson
Publisher: Portland, Or. : Sagapress/Timber Press, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The great Brazilian landscape architect's bold use of striking plant materials made him the most influential designer since Gertrude Jekyll. This study, done with Burle Marx's cooperation, traces the roots of his artistic vision and illustrates the plants he grew for use in his own designs"--Publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Roberto Burle Marx; Roberto Burle Marx; Roberto Burle Marx; Roberto Burle Marx
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sima Eliovson
ISBN: 0881921602 9780881921601
OCLC Number: 20097120
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 237 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Sima Eliovson ; foreword by Roberto Burle Marx.

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