This is an entirely different garden book: a pattern book in which a score of landscapes and gardens are drawn, described, and analyzed not just as a bouquet of pleasures but as sources, lodes to be mined for materials, shapes and relationships, and ideas for transforming our own backyards.

The Poetics of Gardens 1993, MIT Press (MA), Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780262631532

Trade paperback

The Poetics of Gardens 1988, MIT Press (MA), Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780262132312