Item #315795 Russian parks and gardens / Peter Hayden. Peter Hayden, 1928-.

Russian parks and gardens / Peter Hayden

(London): Frances Lincoln, 2005. 1st Frances Lincoln edition. Fine cloth copy in a near-fine, very slightly edge-dulled dust wrapper, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Item #315795
ISBN: 0711224307

Physical description: Pp. 256: illus., mostly col., plans. 31 cm. Notes: Includes extensive bibliography. Contents: 1. The earliest Russian gardens -- 2. The formal parks and gardens of St. Petersburg -- 3. The formal parks and gardens of Moscow and the Provinces -- 4. Catherine the Great and the English style of landscaping -- 5. The landscape parks of Paul I and Maria Fyodorovna -- 6. Landscape parks in and around St. Petersburg -- 7. Landscape parks in and around Moscow -- 8. Some landscape parks in the Provinces -- 9. From the emancipation of the serfs to the revolution -- 10. The Soviet period. Subjects: Garden history. Parks. Gardens. Garden plans. Gardens Russia (Federation). Genre: Bildband. History.

Price: €85.00

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