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The Oxford companion to the garden

Author: Patrick Taylor
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Series: Oxford reference online.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This Companion is devoted to gardens of every kind and the people and ideas involved in their making. It combines a survey of the world's gardens with articles on a range of topics, such as garden visiting, horticulture, scientific issues, and the social history of gardens, as well as biographies of garden designers, nurserymen, and others. Over half the entries are devoted to individual gardens, ranging from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Wörterbuch (Fachlexikon)
Wörterbuch
Encyclopedias
History
Encyclopédies
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Taylor
ISBN: 9780198662556 0198662556 9780191727542 0191727547 9780199551972 0199551979
OCLC Number: 63116899
Description: xxx, 554 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm.
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents: Editorial Team --
Oxford Companion to the Garden.
Series Title: Oxford reference online.
Responsibility: edited by Patrick Taylor.
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This book is devoted to gardens of every kind worldwide and the people and ideas involved in their making. Stunning colour photographs by some of the world's best garden photographers, complemented  Read more...

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An invaluable research tool for garden designers and historians, it is also beautifully written - a delight to the garden amateur and armchair browser. This book is exquisitely produced and its Read more...

 
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