A garden for the sultan : gardens and flowers in the Ottoman culture / Nurhan Atasoy.

By: Atasoy, Nurhan, 1934-
Language: English Original language: Turkish Publisher: [Turkey] : Aygaz, 2002.Description: 367 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 34 cm.Other title: Gardens and flowers in the Ottoman cultureUniform titles: Hasbahçe. English Subject(s): Gardens, Turkish | Islamic gardens -- Turkey | Decoration and ornament -- Plant forms -- Turkey | Decorative arts -- Turkey | Flowers in art | Gardens in art
Contents:
Ottoman and other gardens -- The features of Ottoman gardens -- Ottoman gardens and Europe -- Flowers among the Ottomans -- The concepts of Paradise and garden among the Ottomans -- Ottoman palace gardens -- The imperial gardens in İstanbul other than these of the palaces -- References to İstanbul gardens and flowers in contemporary memoirs -- Tretaises [sic] on gardening and flowers.
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Book British Museum
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Book British Museum
Middle East Shelves ISL G 6 ATA (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available ME000000011169

Translation of: Hasbahçe : Osmanli kültüründe bahçe ve çiçek (İstanbul : Kocı Kültür Sanat ve Tanıtım, 2002)

Includes bibliographical references (p. 354-360) and index.

Ottoman and other gardens -- The features of Ottoman gardens -- Ottoman gardens and Europe -- Flowers among the Ottomans -- The concepts of Paradise and garden among the Ottomans -- Ottoman palace gardens -- The imperial gardens in İstanbul other than these of the palaces -- References to İstanbul gardens and flowers in contemporary memoirs -- Tretaises [sic] on gardening and flowers.