American Garden Literature in the Dumbarton Oaks Collection (1785-1900): From the Newengland Farmer to Italian Gardens : an Annotated Bibliography
An annotated listing of titles held at the Garden Library at Dumbarton Oaks, with an introduction discussing the evolution of American garden culture and landscape architecture in the course of the 19th century. Includes a chronological list of titles as well as an index and a good selection of bandw illustrations. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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