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Gardens of the Roman World

By: P Bowe

176 pages, 200 col photos

Frances Lincoln Ltd

Hardback | Sep 2004 | #150570 | ISBN: 0711223874
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About this book

Roman gardens are an essential part of Western garden history. Using a wide range of literary and archaeological sources, Patrick Bowe describes the design, uses and features of gardens across the Roman Empire and the influence on Italian Renaissance gardens, 19th-century neo-classical gardens and modern examples.

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Patrick Bowe is a garden designer, author and historian. He has led dozens of garden tours to Italy, Greece and other Mediterranean countries.

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