By Monique Mosser; Georges Teyssot [editors]
London   Thames and Hudson
11.5" by 10" 543pp.
A very smart first edition of this history of garden design from the Renaissance to the present day.
By Monique Mosser; Georges Teyssot [editors]

1991 The History of Garden Design

London   Thames and Hudson
11.5" by 10" 543pp.
A very smart first edition of this history of garden design from the Renaissance to the present day.
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Colour Plates, First Edition, Illustrated, Original Binding, Publishers' Original Binding, With Dustwrapper

First edition. Illustrated with over six hundred images including one hundred and twenty-nine colour plates and fifty-one plans. Collated complete. A detailed historical study of the Western tradition of garden design from the Renaissance to the present day, with the latest research on the history of the garden. Includes chapters on mazes, grottoes, curiosities, city parks, land art, and more. Edited by Monique Mosser, a French art historian and engineer at the Centre National de la Reserche Scientifique in Paris, and Georges Teyssot, a Canadian architect and professor in the School of Architecture at Laval University in Quebec.

Condition

In the original green cloth binding. Externally, excellent. Original unclipped dust wrapper is very smart with minor wear to the extremities and the odd small mark to the panels. Light sunning to the spine. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are very bright and clean throughout.

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