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    • Gardens: An Essay on the Human Condition

    • By: Robert Pogue Harrison
    • Narrated by: Drew Birdseye
    • Length: 5 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 13

    Humans have long turned to gardens—both real and imaginary—for sanctuary from the frenzy and tumult that surrounds them. Those gardens may be as far away from everyday reality as Gilgamesh’s garden of the gods or as near as our own backyard, but in their very conception and the marks they bear of human care and cultivation, gardens stand as restorative, nourishing, necessary havens.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Another excellent book by Robert Harrison

    • By Craig Carlson on 05-19-17

    Regular price: $13.26