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Le Désert de Retz : le jardin pittoresque de Monsieur de Monville = a late eighteenth-century French folly garden, by Diana Ketcham

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Le Désert de Retz : le jardin pittoresque de Monsieur de Monville = a late eighteenth-century French folly garden
Title
Le Désert de Retz
Title remainder
le jardin pittoresque de Monsieur de Monville = a late eighteenth-century French folly garden
Statement of responsibility
by Diana Ketcham
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Language
  • engfre
  • eng
Related
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Le Désert de Retz : le jardin pittoresque de Monsieur de Monville = a late eighteenth-century French folly garden, by Diana Ketcham
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A history of this landscape garden and its architectural monuments, including the false ruin, La Colonne Détruite, from its origins on the eve of the French Revolution to its present restoration; with a preface by Olivier Choppin de Janvry; providing texts in English and French; illustrated with historical views of the park and related sites, a facsimile of the 26 engravings of the Désert in Jardins anglo-chinois à la mode of Le Rouge from 1785, and 32 photographs of the grounds and fabriques from 1988 by Michael Kenna."
  • "Limited to 400 copies for sale"--Colophon
  • Accompanied by: Prospectus. [16] p. : ill. ; 21 x 26 cm. In English and French
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 45
Dimensions
26 x 41 cm.
Extent
113 p.
Lccn
90181124
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Blue cloth over boards with gray printed paper label on cover. Gray endpapers. Purchase, Arion Press, 1990.
Other physical details
ill., maps, plans
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22382525
  • ucoclc22382525
Label
Le Désert de Retz : le jardin pittoresque de Monsieur de Monville = a late eighteenth-century French folly garden, by Diana Ketcham
Publication
Note
  • "A history of this landscape garden and its architectural monuments, including the false ruin, La Colonne Détruite, from its origins on the eve of the French Revolution to its present restoration; with a preface by Olivier Choppin de Janvry; providing texts in English and French; illustrated with historical views of the park and related sites, a facsimile of the 26 engravings of the Désert in Jardins anglo-chinois à la mode of Le Rouge from 1785, and 32 photographs of the grounds and fabriques from 1988 by Michael Kenna."
  • "Limited to 400 copies for sale"--Colophon
  • Accompanied by: Prospectus. [16] p. : ill. ; 21 x 26 cm. In English and French
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 45
Dimensions
26 x 41 cm.
Extent
113 p.
Lccn
90181124
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Blue cloth over boards with gray printed paper label on cover. Gray endpapers. Purchase, Arion Press, 1990.
Other physical details
ill., maps, plans
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22382525
  • ucoclc22382525

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