A treatise on the theory and practice of landscape gardening,
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A treatise on the theory and practice of landscape gardening, adapted to North America; with a view to the improvement of country residences. Comprising historical notices and general principles of the art, directions for laying out grounds and arranging plantations, the description and cultivation of hardy trees, decorative accompaniments to the house and grounds, the formation of pieces of artificial water, flower gardens, etc. With remarks on rural architecture.

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Book

Publication info

New York,G. P. Putnam; London, Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans,1849.

Edition

4th ed., enl., rev., and newly illustrated.

Subjects

Landscape gardening , North America , Trees

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Library of Congress

DOI

http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.42453

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Title

A treatise on the theory and practice of landscape gardening, adapted to North America; with a view to the improvement of country residences. Comprising historical notices and general principles of the art, directions for laying out grounds and arranging plantations, the description and cultivation of hardy trees, decorative accompaniments to the house and grounds, the formation of pieces of artificial water, flower gardens, etc. With remarks on rural architecture.

By

Downing, A. J. (Andrew Jackson), 1815-1852

Genre

Book

Publication info

New York,G. P. Putnam; London, Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans,1849.

Subjects

Landscape gardening , North America , Trees

BHL Collections:

Library of Congress

Call Number

SB471 .D7 1849

Language

English

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LCCN: agr11002327
OCLC: 6121416

DOI

http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.42453

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