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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... 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.
Language(s): English
Published: New York, Orange Judd Agricultural Book Publisher, 1865.
Edition: 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.
Subjects: Architecture, Domestic.
Landscape gardening.
Note: "Supplement to the sixth edition..." by Sargent: p.[425]-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.
Physical Description: xvi, [17]-576 p. front. (port.) illus., plates, plans. 24 cm.
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