Rousham

Rousham

£10.00

NAJ 19 (1985). The extant Augustan garden outside Oxford designed by William Kent for General Dormer.

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Description

A5 book, 40 pp., 35 illustrations

ILLUSTRATIONS:

Howard EaglestoneIan Gardner (plus Cover, left), Andrew Griffiths.

TEXTS:
John MacClary (introduced by Mavis Batey). The gardener’s letter of 1750 (advising on the way to tour Rousham).
Simon Pugh. Rousham: from Nature as Garden to Garden as Nature (the Classic Ground of Italy transposed into the English countryside).
Patrick Eyres. Rousham: Garden of Apollo and Venus (an iconographical interpretation of the garden as an autobiographical review of General Dormer’s military career).