1629 Paradisus of John Parkinson

David Pilling pbs@pilling.demon.co.uk
Thu, 13 Feb 2014 14:13:52 PST

In message <1392308590.79920.YahooMailNeo@web121303.mail.ne1.yahoo.com>, 
Jim McKenney <jamesamckenney@verizon.net> writes

>The paradise garden tradition is still strong in England: where else on 
>earth is there the combination of tradition, climate and cultural 
>aspiration to support such a thing?

 From wikipedia:

"Traditionally, an Islamic garden is a cool place of rest and 
reflection, and a reminder of paradise."

David Pilling
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