L'HOMME ET LE JARDIN.
First edition. Vera was a central figure in the development of modernist garden design in France. The present work is a history of gardens - particularly French gardens - from the Middle Ages to the present, with a particular interest in the moral and intellectual background for the gardens of each period. Concluding chapters express Vera's idealistic vision of gardens in post-war France.
Original wraps; paper browning (as usual), tiny hole in front wrapper.
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