By Julie Moir Messervy
Photographs by Sam Abell
Howell Press - 1990
In Contemplative Gardens, landscape designer Julie Moir Messervy and National Geographic photographer Sam Abell explore how people of many times, nations, and cultures have created gardens that reflect the deep human need for places of physical and spiritual refreshment.
The New York Times, 1990, named Contemplative Gardens “One of the Ten Best Garden Books of the Year”