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Le Louvre

The Garden Bookstore

Located in the heart of the Tuileries gardens, the Librairie des Jardins is installed in a vaulted 17th-century chamber beneath the terrace of the Jeu de Paume and Le Nôtre's horeshoe ramp. Stocked with books and items to delight and inspire specialists, amateurs, walkers and budding gardeners alike, the shop is a peaceful retreat from the traffic and bustle of place de la Concorde.




Friday, December 10, 2010
Alain Baraton presents and autograph his book
THE SECRET GARDEN OF STARS - Editions Flammarion

Happy to share this attachment with celebrities as he shared for years with his public with this book, Alain Baraton leads the reader to discover the gardens of a whole galaxy of artists - with the complicity of superb photographs by Sandrine Roudeix .



Thursday, December 16, 2010

Presentation and dedication of authors:

Marie Helene Benetière & Frederique Boura

JARDINS EN ALSACE  - Editions Lieux Dits

In this book the two authors paint an overall picture of what the gardens were in Alsace and their transformation over time. The reader will be happy to walk there.

Lucile Allorge & Régine Rosenthal

MADAGASCAR – Editions Privat

Madagascar is one of the last land to be inhabited by man. The photographs by Regine Rosenthal , sublime, with talent, the unique flora and fauna of this large island. The Lucile Allorge's texts  illuminate this exceptional book.

Isabelle Specht


A presentation of the Reunion Island through the gardens and tropical nature. The change of scenery is guaranteed.