The World of Private Islands

The World of Private Islands

by Farhad Vladi
     
 

From the idealism of Moore's Utopia to the ease of Gauguin's Tahiti, islands fuel the imagination. Indeed, who hasn't day-dreamed of an unique slice of paradise? Editor Farhad Vladi presents the many types of private islands in this compelling volume, featuring everything from Canadian lake isles to Pacific atolls. Within its chapters you will discover a world of

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From the idealism of Moore's Utopia to the ease of Gauguin's Tahiti, islands fuel the imagination. Indeed, who hasn't day-dreamed of an unique slice of paradise? Editor Farhad Vladi presents the many types of private islands in this compelling volume, featuring everything from Canadian lake isles to Pacific atolls. Within its chapters you will discover a world of islands with castles as well as properties owned by celebrities like Johnny Depp and Richard Branson. However, islands are not just for the wealthy; for smaller budgets the prices start at $30,000! Lovers of nature and adventure seekers will be intrgued by the independence remote islands offer, while more sociable types will appreciate the many beautiful resort isles. If you can dream it, it's out there for you.

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"Yearning: islands have always sparked our dreams and imagination, particularly when they are 'private.' The most beautiful private islands are revealed in this book." ~Vogue Business

"Where island dreams come true, Vladis's new art book has something for everyone." ~Stern

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783832795863
Publisher:
teNeues Publishing Company
Publication date:
10/15/2011
Pages:
220
Sales rank:
701,356
Product dimensions:
10.14(w) x 12.76(h) x 1.09(d)

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