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  • The Well-Tended Perennial Gardenby Tracy DiSabato-Aust

    Timber Press 2017; US$ 25.95

    This completely revised third edition of the bestselling classic The Well-Tended Perennial Garden is a must-have ally in the quest for a beautiful, well-maintained garden.  more...

  • Ichnographia Rusticaby William Alvis Brogden

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 149.95

    One of the most significant occurrences in the history of design was the creation of the English Landscape Garden. Accounts of its genesis?the surprising structural change from the formal to a seeming informal are numerous. But none has ever been quite convincing and none satisfactorily placed the contributions of Stephen Switzer. Unlike his contemporaries,... more...

  • Les jardins, sciences et techniquesby Encyclopaedia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2017; US$ 4.99

    Partez à la découverte des jardins, sciences et techniques avec ce Grand Article Universalis ! Par essence, le jardin tient à la fois de la nature et de l'artifice. Dualité fondamentale qui implique, entre autres, que cette forme très spécifique de création mobilise aussi bien un ensemble de connaissances spéculatives sur l'environnement et le... more...

  • Les jardins, de l'Antiquité aux Lumièresby Encyclopaedia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2017; US$ 4.99

    Partez à la découverte des jardins, de l'Antiquité aux Lumières avec ce Grand Article Universalis ! Étymologiquement, un jardin est un enclos, un endroit réservé par l'homme, où la nature (les plantes, les eaux, les animaux) est disposée de façon à servir au plaisir de l'homme. Un ouvrage spécialement conçu pour le numérique afin d?en savoir... more...

  • Les jardins, de la révolution industrielle à nos joursby Encyclopaedia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2017; US$ 4.99

    Partez à la découverte des jardins, de la révolution industrielle à nos jours avec ce Grand Article Universalis ! Caractériser l'histoire des jardins par une succession de phases stylistiques rattachées à des écoles nationales, comme le voulait l'historiographie fondée au XIXe siècle, n'a guère de pertinence pour les époques postérieures à 1800... more...

  • Making Places for Peopleby Christie Johnson Coffin; Jenny Young

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 39.95

    Making Places for People explores twelve social questions in environmental design. Authors Christie Johnson Coffin and Jenny Young bring perspectives from practice and teaching to challenge assumptions about how places meet human needs. The book reveals deeper complexities in addressing basic questions, such as: What is the story of this place?... more...

  • Foreign Trends in American Gardensby Raffaella Fabiani Giannetto

    University of Virginia Press 2017; US$ 29.50

    Foreign Trends in American Gardens addresses the influence of foreign, designed landscapes on the development of their American counterparts. Including essays from an array of significant scholars in landscape studies, this collection examines topics ranging from the importation of Western and Eastern styles of design and theoretical literature... more...

  • The World?s Urban Forestsby Joe R. McBride

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 49.88

    The purpose of this book is to examine urban forests in cities around the world. It will ask questions about the history, composition, structure, and management of trees in urban areas. Data for this book was collected in 33 cities across broad geographical areas known as biomes. Constraints and opportunities imposed on urban forest composition, design,... more...

  • Gardening with Foliage Firstby Karen Chapman; Christina Salwitz

    Timber Press 2017; US$ 18.50

    Gardening with Foliage First has something for every gardener?beginners will learn how to choose the right foliage plants, experienced gardeners will be inspired by fresh twists on old favorites, and everyone will be encouraged to create a beautiful, year-round garden.   more...

  • The Modern Landscapes of Ted Smythby Rod Barnett; Jacqueline Margetts

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    The modern period in landscape architecture is enjoying the fascinated appreciation of scholars and historians in Europe and the Americas, and new themes, new subjects and new appraisals are appearing. This book contributes to the conversation by focusing on the work of a singular designer who spent his entire career in a province of the North Island... more...