A treatise on the theory and practice of landscape gardening, adapted to North America; with a view to the improvement of country residences... With remarks on rural architecture. By the late A. J. Downing, Esq.
|Main Author:||Downing, A. J. 1815-1852.|
|Related Names:||Sargent, Henry Winthrop 1810-1882.|
New York, Orange Judd Agricultural Book Publisher, 1865.
Seventh edition, enlarged, revised and newly illustrated. With a supplement, containing some remarks about country places, and the best methods of making them; also, an account of the newer deciduous and evergreen plants, lately introduced into cultivation, both hardy and half-hardy. By Henry Winthrop Sargent.
"Supplement to the sixth edition..." by Sargent: p.-572.
Plates are steel engravings by H.W.Smith; H.Jordan after H.J.Davis; J.Duthie and James Smillie after J.D.Smillie; Robert Hinshelwood after J.D.Smillie and E.W.Nichols, all signed in the plate. Also included are wood engravings and "engravings on stone" (cf. p. xvi).
First published in New York, 184l.
xvi, -576 p.
front. (port.) illus., plates, plans.
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