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eBook ¸ The Secret Gardens of the Vieux Carre The Historic French uarter of New Orleans Secret Gardens of the Vieux Carre é Roy F. Guste Jr.

U will see fig trees jasmine gingers Japanese plum trees wisteria and bougainvillea set in gardens that give the appearance of laxity but on closer inspection reflect great attention to detail The French and Spanish style houses and courtyards are all poignant bits of history and as he leads you through the gardens Guste offers descriptions of both their aesthetic beauty and their documented past The Secret Gardens of the Vieux Carre' is the perfect book for anybody who wants to penetrate some of the most treasured and well kept mysteries of this beautifully mysterious city

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The Secret Gardens of the Vieux Carre The Historic French uarter of New Orleans Secret Gardens of the Vieux CarreD for many years was its proprietor He is the perfect host then for a tour of some of the city's hidden jewels The Secret Gardens of the Vieux Carre allows you to go behind the barriers and experience the French uarter's beautiful gardens firsthand getting a glimpse of true elegant New Orleans lifestyle The book takes the reader on a tour of twenty of the most gorgeous gardens in the Vieux Carre the city's oldest neighborhood The climate of New Orleans is near tropical and so are its gardens here in photographs by the author and noted New Orleans photographer Glade Bilby yo