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The Oxford companion to Australian gardens

Author: Richard Aitken; Michael Looker; Australian Garden History Society.
Publisher: South Melbourne, Vic. : Oxford University Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first comprehensive reference book to cover all aspects of Australian gardens, and the history of gardening and garden design in Australia. Provides an exposition of the principles involved in horticultural and garden design, and how they have historically been applied to Australian gardens.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Aitken; Michael Looker; Australian Garden History Society.
ISBN: 0195536444 9780195536447
OCLC Number: 677232213
Notes: "Published in association with the Australian Garden History Society."
Includes contributions from a New Zealand author, John Adam.
Includes index.
Description: xxix, 697 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
Other Titles: Australian gardens
Responsibility: edited by Richard Aitken & Michael Looker.
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The first comprehensive reference book to cover all aspects of Australian gardens, and the history of gardening and garden design in Australia. Provides an exposition of the principles involved in horticultural and garden design, and how they have historically been applied to Australian gardens.

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