7 edition of American gardens, 1890-1930 found in the catalog.
American gardens, 1890-1930
Includes bibliographical references (p. 290-291) and index
|Statement||edited, with an introduction by Sam Watters|
|Contributions||Watters, Sam, 1954-|
|LC Classifications||SB466.U65 N7521 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||295 p. :|
|Number of Pages||295|
|LC Control Number||2006013759|
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Since it appeared in hardcover inthis book has become a classic of American garden history. Now this much-praised pictoral survey of America's great private estate gardens and their 1890-1930 book owners is available in paperback, with all the original period photographs and rare handcolored lantern slides from the archives of the Garden Club of 4/5.
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