Catalog Record: 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 gardens 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 | HathiTrust Digital Library

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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 gardens 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 A. J. Downing.

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Main Author: Downing, A. J. 1815-1852.
Language(s): English
Published: New York ; Wiley and Putnam, 1844
Edition: 2d ed., enl., rev., and newly illustrated.
Subjects: Landscape gardening.
Note: Signatures: [A][superscript 4] B[superscript 4](-B4), 2-62[superscript 4] 63[superscript 2](-632); 16 leaves of plates.
Physical Description: xiv, [9]-497, [1] p., 16 leaves of plates : ill., plates ; 24 cm.
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