Ian Hamilton Finlay - Fleur de l'Air - A Garden in Provence

By: Simig, Pia Maria (ed.)

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Book Condition: Very Good


Dark grey/olive colour cloth with title blindstamped on spine. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Light water splashmark (see image) to base of spine and corresponding inner corners of front and rear covers, not affecting book internally in any way. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. 7 pp. 76 b/w photographic plates. Fleur de l'Air, a garden in Provence created by the poet-gardener Ian Hamilton Finlay and Pia Maria Simig in collaboration with the owner, is a theatre or collection of events and concepts, there are tree plaques, blocks of inscribed stone,seats and small structures, similar in some ways to Finlay's landscape at Little Sparta, yet wholly different, partly due to the difference in the flora and fauna and climate.

Title: Ian Hamilton Finlay - Fleur de l'Air - A Garden in Provence

Author Name: Simig, Pia Maria (ed.)

Categories: Photography, Art History, Landscape Architecture/Garden Design,

Publisher: Little Sparta, Lanark, Scotland, Wild Hawthorn Press: 2004

ISBN Number: 0954819217

ISBN Number 13: 9780954819217

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 006204

Keywords: fleur de l'Air, provence,