Keywords in American landscape design /Therese O'Malley ; with contributions by Elizabeth Kryder-Reid and Anne L. Helmreich.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-255922

Description

724 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 31 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Landscape design
Landscape design History.
English language Etymology.

Originator

O'Malley, Therese.
Kryder-Reid, Elizabeth.
Helmreich, Anne.
Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts (U.S.)

Contents

Introduction -- The evidence of American garden history : interpreting American gardens through words and images / Therese O'Malley -- Writing the landscape : texts as representations of and sources for American landscape design history / Elizabeth Kryder-Reid -- Modes of representations in American landscape and garden design / Anne L. Helmreich and Therese O'Malley.

Publication

New Haven : Yale University Press

Description

724 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 31 cm.

Notes

"Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts, National Gallery of Art."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Received 2011; T213. Multiple Historic New England images throughout book.

ISBN

9780300101744 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0300101740 (hardcover : alk. paper)

Call Number

Stacks SB469.25.O45 2010 c. 1
Coll. SB469.25.O45 2010 c. 2

Material Type

Terminology.

Places

United States

Variant Title

Key words in American landscape design