Grandmother's garden : the old-fashioned American garden, 1865-1915 / May Brawley Hill.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-151662

Description

240 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Gardens, American History.
Cottage gardens History.
Landscape gardening History.

Originator

Hill, May Brawley.

Contents

The roots of grandmother's garden -- Grandmother's garden rediscovered -- American scenes and cottage gardens -- Rescuing the old place -- The colonial revival and the old-fashioned garden -- Painting grandmother's garden -- Two American cottage gardens -- The arts and crafts movement and the American cottage garden -- Cottage gardens for laborers and suburbanites -- Grandmother's garden in the middle Atlantic and South -- Grandmother's garden on the frontier -- Grandmother's garden on the Pacific coast.

Publication

New York : Abrams

Description

240 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 220-231) and index.

ISBN

0810933896

Call Number

Stacks SB457.53.H55 1995

Places

United States