Georgian gardens. The reign of nature.
London, B.T.Batsford Ltd 1983.
4to. 240pp, 80 photo ills. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. Prof.John House’s copy, with his signature.
A historical survey of landscape architecture in Britain spanning the period from the 1730s to the 1820s, with substantial discussions of the work of “Capability” Brown, Humphrey Repton and their principal contemporaries.