Gardens of Exile

Gardens of Exile

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NAJ 10 (1983). The first of the Little Spartan War NAJs:  18th century political gardening as a context to Ian Hamilton Finlay’s Little Sparta, and Finlay’s sentences on exile.

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Description

A5 book, 32 pp., 29 illustrations.

ILLUSTRATIONS:

Howard EaglestoneIan GardnerGrahame Jones (plus Cover, left), John Tetley.

TEXTS:
Ian Gardner. Preface.
Patrick Eyres. Gardens of Exile: Cultural ‘Hedgehogs’ (the Georgian tradition of political gardening, at Levens, Studley Royal and Stowe, as a context to Ian Hamilton Finlay at Little Sparta).
Ian Hamilton Finlay. Detached Sentences on Exile (composed for this NAJ, in the manner of the 18C poet-gardener, William Shenstone).