Le Desert de Retz: Le Jardin Pitoresque de Monsieur de Monville; A Late Eighteenth-Century French Folly Garden. DIANA KETCHAM.

Le Desert de Retz: Le Jardin Pitoresque de Monsieur de Monville; A Late Eighteenth-Century French Folly Garden.

Publisher: San Francisco: The Arion Press, 1990.
Edition: First edition, one of 400 copies.
Condition: Fine copy.
Book ID: 23962

Description

Oblong 4to, blue cloth and printed paper labels. Illustrated with views of the park and related sites, including facsimiles of the 26 engravings of Le Rouge from 1785 and 32 modern photographs by Michael Kenna.

Comments

¶ The first scholarly work on this famous French garden and its creator Monsieur de Monville. Prospectus laid in. ¶ From the library of David & Valerie Belch.

Price: $825.00