Book Description Some of the greatest gardens, parks, and piazzas of Italy, France and England are showcased in this publication and its accompanying CD-ROM. Landscape designers will marvel at the extensive collection of electronic photos that complementthe images, sketches, associated plans, and timelines found in Landscape Interpretations. This presentation successfully links historic principles to contemporary design. The landscape designer will appreciate discussions of essential and inspiring design ideas about these many great examples of landscape acrhitecture in Western Europe, as well as definitions of terms and a list of resources for further reading.
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