Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 May 2013

256 Pages | 43 Halftones, black & white

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719086601

Bookseller Code (06)

Therapeutic landscapes

A history of English hospital gardens since 1800

Clare Hickman

Published by Manchester University Press

  • Only book to focus on the history of hospital gardens
  • Relates to current concerns in history regarding place, space and material culture
  • Offers a new way of thinking about the history of the hospital
  • Opens up new areas of interest for garden historians away from domestic landscapes
  • Speaks to current debates regarding the therapeutic environment and contemporary hospital design

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