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Designing the Maine landscape /Theresa Mattor and Lucie Teegarden ; preface by Earle G. Shettleworth, Jr. ; foreword by Charles E. Beveridge.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Mattor, Theresa.
Teegarden, Lucie.
Publication
[Camden, Me.] : Down East Books ;
[Lanham, Md.] : Distributed to the trade by National Book Network
[Portland, Me.] ; Maine Olmsted Alliance for Parks & Landscapes ;
Contents
I. Public places of enduring beauty: The Portland Park System -- Augusta, Capital city on the Kennebec -- Camden's historic gems -- Northeast Harbor, a legacy of kindred spirits -- II. Education, recreation, and repose: Educational advancements--historic designed campuses -- Historic golf courses--pure air and inspiring scenery -- Rural cemetaries--landscapes for the living and the dead -- III. Private estates: Great homes and gardens : The grand colonial revival -- The naturalistic designs of Hans Heistad -- The Maine work of Beatrix Farrand -- Skylands--Jen Jensen's Maine masterpiece -- IV. Expanding the landscape: Historic subdivisions--creating new neighborhoods -- New town plans--Utopian experiements -- Shipyard housing--Garden cities for workers.
Date
c2009.
Description
216 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 26 cm.
Notes
Complimentary copy, 2009.
Includes bibliographical references (p.207-211) and index.
ISBN
0892727292 (trade hardcover : alk. paper)
9780892727292 (trade hardcover : alk. paper)
GUSN
259779
Call Number
Stacks F20.M35 2009
Descriptive terms
Historic sites
History, Local.
Landscape architects
Landscape architecture History.
Landscape design
Landscape design History.
Landscapes History.
Material Type
Biography.
Places
Maine
Maine.
United States

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