John Dixon Hunt

A World of Gardens

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9781780235066

A Japanese garden is immediately distinct to the eye from the traditional gardens of an English manor house, just as the manicured topiaries of Versailles contrast with the sharp cacti of the American Southwest. Though gardening is beloved the world over...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:368

AUD $44.99

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A World of Gardens

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9781861898807

A Japanese garden is immediately distinct to the eye from the traditional gardens of an English manor house, just as the manicured topiaries of Versailles contrast with the sharp cacti of the American Southwest. Though gardening is beloved the world over...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:368

AUD $69.95

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Art, Word and Image: 1,000 Years of Visual/Textual Interaction

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9781861895202

There are a number of complete histories of painting in existence, from earliest times to the present, and there are also several histories of writing...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:410

AUD $99.00

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Art, Word and Image: 2,000 Years of Visual Textual Interaction

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9781861897459

Art, Word and Image examines the use of words (or language) in art most often painting. This book asks what it means when a painting is invaded by language how do the two forms converse and combine...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:410

AUD $75.00

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Garden and Grove: The Italian Renaissance Garden in the English Imagination, 1600-1750

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780812216042

"Garden and Grove" is a pioneering study of the English fascination with Italian Renaissance gardens. John Dixon Hunt studies reactions of English visitors in their journals and travel books to the exciting world of Italian gardens: its links with classical villas...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:288

AUD $45.95

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Garden History: Issues, Approaches, Methods

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780884021971

The study of garden history has grown rapidly over the last twenty years. This collection of essays explores the issues, methods, and approaches that students in landscape architecture have developed during that period to cope with the expanding subject of gardens and their history. The volume will serve as a bench mark in the field...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:402

AUD $83.95

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Gardens and the Picturesque: Studies in the History of Landscape Architecture

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780262581318

John Dixon Hunt is widely considered one of the foremost of today's writers on the history and theory of gardens and landscape architecture. "Gardens and the Picturesque" collects eleven of Hunt's essays--several of them never before published--that deal with the ways in which men and women have given meaning to gardens and landscapes...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:406

AUD $64.00

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Greater Perfections:The Practice of Garden Design

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780500281932

Professor Dixon Hunt's highly acclaimed book, newly available in paperback, provides a thoroughly researched, conceptual approach to what many consider to be a solely practical activity. Taking a broad view of gardens as landscape architecture...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:288

AUD $37.95

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Greater Perfections:The Practice of Garden Theory

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780500019795

Gardening is usually thought of as a practical activity, but this book explores the conceptual basis of garden art. Taking a broad view of gardens as landscape architecture...more details
Format:Hardback  

AUD $113.00

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Historical Ground: The Role of History in Contemporary Landscape Architecture

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780415814126

Historical Ground investigates how contemporary landscape architecture invokes and displays the history of a site. In the light of modernism’s neglect of history...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:184

AUD $330.00

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Historical Ground: The Role of History in Contemporary Landscape Architecture

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780415814133

Historical Ground investigates how contemporary landscape architecture invokes and displays the history of a site. In the light of modernism’s neglect of history...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:184

AUD $98.99

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Picturesque Garden in Europe

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780500285084

Traces the development throughout the 18th century the course of the 'picturesque' landscape, which seemed to the experienced viewer either composed after a painting or designed to be the subject of one; in such landscapes natural features were exploited or rearranged...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:208

AUD $49.95

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Pope:

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780333069950

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Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:272

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The Afterlife of Gardens

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780812238464

Most historical and critical discussions of gardens focus on their design. What happens after the completion of the design, however, is largely ignored...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:256

AUD $64.93

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The Afterlife of Gardens

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9781861892188

Most books on the history of gardens describe the way that gardens have been created; by contrast, The Afterlife of Gardens examines the way that gardens have been experienced. Using examples from many sites around the world...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:256

AUD $79.95

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The Dutch Garden in the Seventeenth Century

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780884021872

In 1988-89 the three hundredth anniversary of an important historical event, the ascension of William and Mary to the thrones of England and Scotland...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:214

AUD $84.00

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The Figure in the Landscape: Poetry, Painting, and Gardening During the Eighteenth Century

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780801839368


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Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:288

AUD $44.95

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The Italian Garden

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780521033923

Italian gardens vary widely according to their historical date and geographic location. This collection of essays approaches Italian gardens of all periods...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:307

AUD $97.95

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The Italian Garden

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780521443531

Italian Renaissance gardens were the admiration of Europe and North America. They revived the classical art of garden making, as well as drawing on medieval literary traditions; but they also developed their own forms and styles...more details
Format:Hardback  

AUD $199.00

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The Venetian City Garden: Place, Typology, and Perception

John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9783764389437

No city has played a more seminal role in the development of "landscape" as a concept than has Venice. In a city where the land and gardens are reclaimed from a lagoon environment whose ecology is in jeopardy today...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:223

AUD $133.95

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A Cultural History of Gardens in the Modern Age

Academic Adviser John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9780857850348

Landscape architecture and garden-making have witnessed huge changes during the twentieth-century, and the impact of these will continue to be discussed and interpreted in the twenty-first. New materials and responses to different social conditions...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:272

AUD $161.95

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Genius of the Place: The English

John Dixon Hunt;Peter Willis

ISBN:9780262580922

A garden classic, "The Genius of the Place" reveals that the history of landscape gardening is much more than a history of design and style; it opens up a wide perspective of English cultural history...more details
Format:Paperback / softback  Pages:412

AUD $79.00

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The Making of Place - Modern and Contemporary Gardens

Academic Adviser John Dixon Hunt

ISBN:9781780235202


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Format:Hardback  Pages:288

AUD $64.99

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The Oxford Book of Garden Verse

John Dixon Hunt;Hunt

ISBN:9780192141965

Gardens have been all things to all people: paradoxical sites of pleasure and pain, safety and danger, art and nature; public spaces and private retreats...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:384

AUD $104.95

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The Vernacular Garden

John Dixon Hunt;Joachim Wolschke-Bulmahn

ISBN:9780884022015


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Format:Hardback  Pages:328

AUD $54.95

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Tradition and Innovation in French Garden Art: Chapters of a New History

John Dixon Hunt;Michel Conan

ISBN:9780812236347

In the absence of any modern history of French garden art, this volume offers twelve chapters that review some of the most interesting and innovative moments of French garden history. This series of studies traces a progression from what is taken as the golden age of French garden art...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:256

AUD $118.95

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Between Landscape Architecture and Land Art

Udo Weilacher;Stephen Hunt John DixonBann

ISBN:9783764361198

Contemporary landscape architecture is progressing towards an appropiate and independent language of its own. Drawing on the potentials of art and architecture...more details
Format:Paperback  Pages:247

AUD $109.95

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Nature Over Again: The Garden Art of Ian Hamilton Finlay

John Dixon-Hunt

ISBN:9781861893932

Though Ian Hamilton Finlay's (1925-2006) famous work, Little Sparta, was voted the most important work of Scottish art, his influence--and works--is found worldwide. "Nature Over Again "reveals the story behind Finlay's renowned horticultural works...more details
Format:Hardback  Pages:197

AUD $90.00

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On the Nature of Things: Contemporary American Landscape Architecture

Gavin Keeney;Jeffrey Hunt John DixonKipnis

ISBN:9783764361921

Landscape architecture is a unique discipline where art, nature and the city converge and enter into an exciting dialogue. In the USA, the country of vast open plains and spacious towns...more details
Format:Hardcover  Pages:184

AUD $67.95

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