Vol. 1: ancient Egypt; western Asia; ancient Greece; Roman Empire; Byzantium and Islamic Empire; Middle Ages; Renaissance Italy; Baroque style; Renaissance Spain, Portugal, France, and England.
vol. 2: Germany and the Netherlands in the time of the renaissance. Time of Louis XIV. French garden in European countries. China and Japan. English landscape garden. Tendencies of garden art in the 19th century. Modern English gardening. Landscape architecture in North America.