Language: English . Brand New Book. Following the enormous international success of his The Most Beautiful Gardens in the World , Alain Le Toquin has continued to travel and document gardens all over the world. For Gardens in Time , he has visited 20 different countries and photographed nearly 130 gardens both contemporary and historical, from the Roman gardens at Hadrian s villa to the modern work of landscape gardeners like Fernando Caruncho, the Wirtzes, and Robert Irwin. Jacques Bosser s informative text reveals the evolutions, transformations, influences and trends that characterise each era, putting into context the aesthetic appeals of the gardens both then and now. Among garden history projects undertaken by a single photographer, Gardens in Time is totally unrivaled in scope. N° de réf. du libraire
Synopsis : Ambitious in scope and a wonder to examine, Gardens in Time captures two millennia of garden history between its covers. The follow-up to world-renowned photographer Alain Le Toquin’s successful The Most Beautiful Gardens in the World, Gardens in Time contains lush and glorious photographs of the nearly 130 gardens that Le Toquin explored across 20 countries—the most comprehensive garden photo documentary ever undertaken by a single photographer. From the Roman gardens at Hadrian’s villa to the modern work of landscape gardeners like Fernando Caruncho, the Wirtzes, and Robert Irwin, historical and contemporary gardens are showcased. All are complemented by Jacques Bosser’s informative text, which reveals the evolutions, transformations, influences, and trends that characterize these beautiful landscapes, putting into context their aesthetic appeal, both then and now.
About the Author:
Jacques Bosser is a writer and translator of more than 40 design and photography books. He lives in France.
Alain Le Toquin has been a photographer specializing in both culture and nature for more than 20 years. He lives in France.
Titre : Gardens in Time (Hardback)
Éditeur : Abrams
Date d'édition : 2006
Reliure : Hardback
Illustrateur : Alain Le Toquin
Etat du livre : New
Description du livre Harry N. Abrams, 2006. État : Very Good. English-language Ed. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. N° de réf. du libraire GRP62682216
Description du livre État : Good. This item is in good condition. All pages and covers are readable. There are no stains or tears. Dust jacket is present if applicable. May contain small amounts of writing and/or highlighting. Spine and cover may show signs of wear. May not contain supplementary items such as CD's or DVD's. We ship within 1 business day. N° de réf. du libraire 34FCWF001SHR
Description du livre Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 2006. Hardcover. État : Good. N° de réf. du libraire mon0001568291
Description du livre Harry N Abrams Inc, New York, NY, 2006. Hardcover. État : Very Good. Etat de la jaquette : Good. Minor rubbing from shelfwear. Tight spine. Clean glossy text. No markings. Text by Jacques Bosser. Photographs by Alain Le Toquin. N° de réf. du libraire 000147
Description du livre État : Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. N° de réf. du libraire 97808109309263.0
Description du livre Harry N. Abrams, 2006. Hardcover. État : Used: Acceptable. N° de réf. du libraire SONG0810930927
Description du livre Harry N. Abrams, 2006. Hardcover. État : Good. Ex-library with minimal markings (small sticker on front fly; memorial plate on front fly; inventory number on back fly; spine markings seem to be outside of dust jacket cover; dust jacket taped to cover). No writing inside; binding tight. N° de réf. du libraire BJ-U4UO-8J8G
Description du livre HARRY N ABRAMS INC, United States, 2006. Hardcover. État : Good. Etat de la jaquette : Fair. HARDCOVER Legendary independent bookstore online since 1994. Reliable customer service and no-hassle return policy. Book in excellent condition. DJ is worn. Home and Garden>Gardening>History and Theory. Book: USED, Good. Dust Jacket: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # 02978081093092602. N° de réf. du libraire 02978081093092602
Description du livre Hardback. État : Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. N° de réf. du libraire GOR002043210
Description du livre État : Very Good. In good condition and ready for quick shipment to any US location by an experienced and reliable seller. CDs and Access codes may not be included as is the case with most used books. Thanks for shopping with us!. N° de réf. du libraire 543207