The Garden Lover's Guide to Italy

The Garden Lover's Guide to Italy

by Penelope Hobhouse, G. Galletti
     
 
The Garden Lover's Guide to Italy is for everyone who enjoys visiting and touring gardens. In this compact volume, the celebrated author Penelope Hobhouse explores over 100 of the most beautiful Italian gardens, highlighting their most striking features, describing the distinctive character of each, and revealing charming aspects that will delight every garden

Overview

The Garden Lover's Guide to Italy is for everyone who enjoys visiting and touring gardens. In this compact volume, the celebrated author Penelope Hobhouse explores over 100 of the most beautiful Italian gardens, highlighting their most striking features, describing the distinctive character of each, and revealing charming aspects that will delight every garden lover. From the beautiful Villa del Balbianello at Lake Como to superb Roman villa gardens and the exotic, sub-tropical parks of Sicily, this guide reveals many of the best-kept secrets awaiting travelers in Italy.

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L.A. Times Syndicate
These fine guidebooks are the traveling gardener's Baedeker.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781568981307
Publisher:
Princeton Architectural Press
Publication date:
03/28/1998
Series:
Garden Lover's Guides Series
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
6.42(w) x 9.85(h) x 0.46(d)

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