Under the Spell of the Ages: Australian Country Gardens

Author(s): Trisha Dixon


Ardent lovers of landscape scenery will delight in this lavishly illustrated book which showcases 25 of Australia's most elegant and exquisite historic gardens. Australia's leading garden design photographer and writer Trisha Dixon brings to life the beauty of gardens such as those of Brindabella Station, Elsey Station, Wallcliffe House, Heide and The Cedars, locating them in time and place as she draws on the work of writers such as Banjo Paterson, Patrick White, Miles Franklin, Mary Gilmore and Louisa Meredith, as well as on a wide variety of memoirs, diaries and letters.


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General Fields

  • : 9780642276230
  • : National Library of Australia
  • : National Library of Australia
  • : December 2007
  • : 275mm X 275mm
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Trisha Dixon
  • : Paperback
  • : illustrated edition
  • : 712.0994
  • : 182
  • : colour & b&w illus