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Author Carroll, Maureen.

Title Earthly paradises : ancient gardens in history and archaeology / Maureen Carroll.

Imprint Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, c2003.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    712.093 CAR    Available
Description 144 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.
Note Originally published: London : British Museum Press, 2003.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 138-141) and index.
Contents Ancient gardens and the evidence -- Utilitarian and ornamental house gardens -- Orchards, groves and parks -- Sacred gardens -- Gardens of the dead -- Gardeners and gardening -- Plants of the ancient world -- Gardens in ancient poetry -- Gardens and paradises.
Subject Historic gardens.
Excavations (Archaeology)
ISBN 0892367210

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