The History of garden design : the Western traditions from the Renaissance to the present day
London, Thames & Hudson, 1991
(29 cm), 543 (1) pp., 652 illustrations, including 129 colour plates. Publisher’s cloth, pictorial dust jacket. - 76 texts by 64 specialists, some focusing on specific publications: Françoise Boudon (Illustrations of Gardens in the Sixteenth Century: “The Most Excellent Buildings in France”; Garden History and Cartography), Ulbe Martin Mehrtens (Johan Vredeman de Vries and the Hortorum Formae), Reinhard Zimmermann (Hortus Palatinus of Salomon de Caus), Dorothee Nehring (Garden Designs of Joseph Furttenbach the Elder), Maurizio Gargano (Villas, Gardens and Fountains of Rome: The Etchings of Giovanni Battista Falda), etc. ¶ Dust jacket worn at extremities; otherwise a very good, unmarked copy.