Title Gardens of Paradise : The History and Design of the Great Islamic Gardens.
Book Condition Good, owner inscription on flyleaf.
Publisher New Amsterdam Books. 1987.
0941533077 / 9780941533072
Seller ID 1805c
240 pp "The author traces the origins of the Islamic garden through the image of Paradise in the Quran, to ancient irrigation methods, and to its spread into India, Persia, Turkey, Egypt, Sicily, North Africa, and Spain. Includes photographs, miniatures, engravings, and instructions for designing and maintaining a backyard Islamic garden."