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The Gardens of Stowe

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Description: The Architecture of Western Gardens: A Design History from the Renaissance to the...
The picturesque vogue of the eighteenth century has come to be seen as a phenomenon of garden and landscape taste. While this may be true of its later phase, such an emphasis distorts its earlier history, with the consequence that much discussion of the beginnings of landscape gardening in the first fifty...
PublisherMIT Press
Related print edition pages: pp.231-239

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