Encyclopedia of Gardens (Chicago Botanic Garden)

Shoemaker, C.A., 2001, Encyclopedia of Gardens (Chicago Botanic Garden), Fitzroy Dearborn, Chicago

  • Author : Shoemaker, C.A.
  • Year : 2001
  • Title English : Encyclopedia of Gardens (Chicago Botanic Garden)
  • Publisher : Fitzroy Dearborn
  • Publisher's Location : Chicago
  • ISBN : 1-57958-173-0
  • Pages : 1545
  • Abstract : The three-volume, 1,545-page reference work is international in scope and contain more than 650 entries, each placed alphabetically into three broad categories: individuals in the history of gardening and landscape design (such as architects, designers, plant collectors, patrons and writers); historical and existing sites (including countries, regions of the world and specific gardens); and topics related to garden elements, periods and styles, containing arbors and paths, the Georgian Period and Baroque style.
  • Comments : hree volumes: Vol. 1: A-F, 492 p. Vol. 2: G-O, 493-981. Vol. 3, 983-1545