Beatrix: the gardening life of Beatrix Jones Farrand, 1872-1959

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Viking, Mar 1, 1995 - Architecture - 252 pages
A gorgeously illustrated biography of American landscape designer Beatrix Jones Farrand. Using Farrand's own drawings and plans, and marvelous full-color and black-and-white photos, Jane Brown shows that when her contemporaries were still turning to well-known European fashions, Farrand was creating an original and lovely style that America could call its own.

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Beatrix Farrand was this country's first female landscape architect, combining the skills of horticulture with artistic design. She is America's equivalent to Britain's Gertrude Jekyll but "far, far ... Read full review

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