ART OF THE ISLAMIC GARDEN

Author(s): CLARKE EMMA

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Islamic gardens are enchanting places. Just the names of some of the most beautiful gardens in the world - the Alhambra, the Generalife, the Shalimar - conjure up images of calm and even divine beauty. No visitor is left untouched by their magic. This new paperback edition of "The Art of the Islamic Garden" is an introduction to the design, symbolism and making of an Islamic Garden and it examines that magic, describes the component parts which allow a deeper understanding of the beauty. Review: 'a beautifully illustrated introduction to the design, symbolism and creating of an Islamic garden' (SirReadaLot.org) SirReadaLot.org 'a thorough case study of the issues that arise in attempting to adapt traditional Islamic garden principles!' (Saudi Aramco World) Saudi Aramco World Author Biography: Emma Clark is a writer, lecturer and designer specializing in traditional Islamic art and architecture. She teaches part-time on the Visual Islamic and Traditional Arts Programme at The Prince's Foundation in London. ISBN: 9781847972040 Title: ART OF THE ISLAMIC GARDEN Author: CLARK, EMMA Year: 2010 Format: PAPERBACK Publication date: 20/07/2010 Price: $70.00 Pages: 208 Dimension: 246mm X 189mm

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