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A genius for place :American landscapes of the country place era /Robin Karson ; with photographs by Carol Betsch.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Karson, Robin S.
Library of American Landscape History.
Publication
Amherst :
Contents
pt. I. An American style, 1900-1919. Warren H. Manning, 1860-1938 ; Charles A. Platt, 1861-1933 ; Gwinn, Cleveland, Ohio ; Stan Hywet Hall, Akron, Ohio ; Ellen Shipman, 1869-1950 -- pt. II. Innovation and wildness, 1920-1929. Beatrix Farrand, 1872-1959 ; Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C. ; Marian Cruger Coffin, 1876-1957 ; Winterthur, Winterthur, Delaware ; Jens Jensen, 1860-1951 ; Edsel and Eleanor Ford House, Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan -- pt. III. Dreams and abstractions, 1929-1939. Lockwood de Forest, Jr., 1896-1949 ; Val Verde (Dias Felicitas), Santa Barbara, California ; Fletcher Steele, 1885-1971 ; Naumkeag, Stockbridge, Massachusetts.
Date
c2007.
Description
xxiii, 428 p. : ill. ; 32 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [393]-402) and index.
Received May 5, 2008.
ISBN
155849636X (cloth : alk. paper)
9781558496361 (cloth : alk. paper)
GUSN
259780
Call Number
Stacks SB469.9.K37 2007
Descriptive terms
Horticulturists
Horticulturists History.
Landscape architects
Landscape architects History.
Landscape design History.
Landschaft.
Landschaftsgarten.
Material Type
Biography.
Places
USA.
United States

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