The Conservatory


The Conservatory is widely considered to be the jewel of Longwood Gardens. It is full of breathtaking displays that use the building's 19th century classical architecture in combination with various horticulturally arranged masterpieces to create a fairy tale. And unlike the stories you tell children, you can walk through the entire thing. This classic book covers the full history of conservatories as an institution, and how they've spread around the world. It is full of photos, drawings, and perfectly arranged text for your understanding.

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Through evocative archival and contemporary photographs, drawings of landmark structures, and graceful, accessible text, The Conservatory celebrates the patrons and designers who advanced the technology and architectural majesty of these light-filled structures. The importance of conservatories continues to grow with efforts to conserve phenomenal plants and their environments.

  • Hardcover
  • 251 pages
Weight 3.86 lbs

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