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              Books in the Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture series

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              A Life Spent Changing Places

              A Life Spent Changing Places (Hardback)

              By Halprin, Lawrence; Foreword by Olin, Laurie

              Lawrence Halprin, best known for a series of iconic masterpieces-including the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial in Washington, D.C., and Ghiardelli Square in San Francisco-recounts how his personality and recurring themes along his life path contributed to his legacy in landsca...pe architecture.
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              ISBN 9780812242638
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2011
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture
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              Foce, La: A Garden and Landscape in Tuscany
               

              Foce, La: A Garden and Landscape in Tuscany (Hardback)

              By Origo, Benedetta; Livingston, Morna; Olin, Laurie; Hunt, John Dixon

              • RRP: $148.50
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              La Foce: A Garden and Landscape in Tuscany offers a rare look at the majestic, romantic, and personal aspects of one of the loveliest and most bewitching places on earth.

              ISBN 9780812235937
              Released NZ 26 Oct 2001
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture
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              A History of the Gardens of Versailles
               

              A History of the Gardens of Versailles (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Baridon, Michel; Translated by Mason, Adrienne

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              Michel Baridon traces the history of the most famous gardens in the world from their inception through the three centuries of eventful history that they have witnessed.

              ISBN 9780812222074
              Released NZ 16 Apr 2012
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture
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              Diplomatic Tours in the Gardens of Versailles Under Louis XIV
               

              Diplomatic Tours in the Gardens of Versailles Under Louis XIV (Hardback)

              By Berger, Robert W.; Hedin, Thomas F.

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              One of the functions of Louis XIV's Versailles was to provide a setting for the receptions of ambassadors, heads of state, and other visiting dignitaries who conducted diplomatic and political business with France. This book examines how the gardens of Versailles were used for di...plomatic receptions during the reign of the Sun King (1661-1715).
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              ISBN 9780812241075
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2008
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture
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              The Marvels of the World: An Anthology of Nature Writing Before 1700
                

              The Marvels of the World: An Anthology of Nature Writing Before 1700 (Hardback)

              Edited by Bushnell, Rebecca

              • RRP: $295.50
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              • Pub Date
                12 Mar 21

              With its peerless selection of ninety-eight original sources dating from antiquity to the dawn of the Enlightenment and concerned with the natural world and humankind's place within it, The Marvels of the World offers a corrective to the still-prevalent tendency to dismiss premod...ern attitudes toward nature as simple or univocal.
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              ISBN 9780812252842
              Released NZ 12 Mar 2021
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture
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              Tradition and Innovation in French Garden Art: Chapters of a New History
               

              Tradition and Innovation in French Garden Art: Chapters of a New History (Hardback)

              Edited by Hunt, John Dixon; Conan, Michel; Assisted by Goldstein, Claire

              • RRP: $248.50
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              Reviews some of the most interesting and innovative moments of French garden history. This work traces a progression from what is taken as the golden age of French garden art, from the late seventeenth century onwards, when a renaissance of French design theory and practice is cl...early visible.
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              ISBN 9780812236347
              Released NZ 29 Apr 2002
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture
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              Site, Sight, Insight: Essays on Landscape Architecture
               

              Site, Sight, Insight: Essays on Landscape Architecture (Hardback)

              By Hunt, John Dixon; Foreword by Walker, Peter; Gillette, Jane Brown

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              Site, Sight, Insight presents twelve essays by John Dixon Hunt, the leading theorist and historian of landscape architecture. The collection's common theme is a focus on sites, how we see them, and what we derive from that looking.

              ISBN 9780812248005
              Released NZ 29 Apr 2016
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture
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              Villa, La
               

              Villa, La (Hardback)

              By Taegio, Bartolomeo; Edited and translated by Beck, Thomas E.

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              Published in 1559 and appearing for the first time in English, La Villa is a rare source of Renaissance landscape theory.

              ISBN 9780812243178
              Released NZ 8 Jul 2011
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture
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              The Gardens of Suzhou
               

              The Gardens of Suzhou (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Henderson, Ron

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              Walk with landscape architect and scholar Ron Henderson through seventeen of Suzhou's classical Chinese garden masterpieces. This insightful guide is fully illustrated with newly drawn plans, maps, and original photographs.

              ISBN 9780812222142
              Released NZ 7 Dec 2012
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture
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              Ideas of Chinese Gardens: Western Accounts, 1300-1860
               

              Ideas of Chinese Gardens: Western Accounts, 1300-1860 (Hardback)

              Edited by Rinaldi, Bianca Maria

              • Imp. $280.99
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              An annotated collection of essential texts written by European travelers from the thirteenth to the nineteenth centuries, Ideas of Chinese Gardens chronicles the evolution of Western perceptions of gardens of China, from curiosity to admiration and ultimately to rejection, echoin...g the changes in European attitudes toward China.
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              ISBN 9780812247633
              Released NZ 18 Dec 2015
              Publisher University of Pennsylvania Pre
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Penn Studies in Landscape Architecture
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