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Exceptional Australian Garden Makers

Exceptional Australian Garden Makers (Paperback)

By Vale, Anne
By (photographer) Griffiths, Dr Simon
By (photographer) Elliot, Rodger

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This seminal text takes you on a voyage of discovery into the lives and legacies of influential Australian garden makers of the 20th century. Historian Anne Vale makes the Connections between Australia's early garden making pioneers including Edna Walling, Millie Gibson and Olive... Mellor and the mid century natural style landscapers Gordon Ford, Ellis Stones, Glen Wilson and Paul Thompson who created landscapes with a distinct Australian style. The text covers the generation of modern garden makers that evolved from the 1980s onwards such as popular garden writers Tommy Garnett, Kevin Heinze, Robert Boyle, Dianna Snape and Trevor Nottle as well as the large romantic gardens such as those created by Dame Elisabeth Murdoch and Lady Law Smith. Stunning images captured by award winning photographer Simon Griffiths and others illustrate this essential text for anyone interested in the evolution of Australian garden styles and the individuals who became the markers of influence in Australian garden history.
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ISBN 9781921737114
Published AU 1 Nov 2014
Publisher Lothian Custom Publishing Pty.
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781921737114
Stock Ready to ship - Less than 10 items
Publisher Lothian Custom Publishing Pty.
Imprint Lothian Custom Publishing Pty. Limited
Published 1 Nov 2014
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Vale, Anne
By (photographer) Griffiths, Dr Simon
By (photographer) Elliot, Rodger
Category Gardens (Descriptions, History Etc)
Number of Pages 198
Dimensions Width: 280mm
Height: 280mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 1,020g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Gardening
ONIX Text General/trade