A Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Landscape Gardening, Adapted to North America
DOWNING, A. J.; SARGENT, Henry Winthrop
Title continues: "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 of the House and Grounds, the Formation of Pieces of Artificial Water, Flower Gardens, Etc. With Remarks on Rural Architecture."
- Publisher: Orange Judd & Company
- Edition: 8th edition
- Date Published: 1859
- Place Published: New York
- ISBN: n/a
- Condition: Good
- Signed: No
- Dust Jacket: No
- Jacket Condition: n/a
xvi, -576 p. 24 cm. Numerous engravings on steel, wood and stone. Green cloth hardcover with gold print. Spine ends a little worn, boards rubbed, corners bumped. Ink signature on a front endpaper, dampstains to title and frontispiece portrait, pp. 403-32 sticking out, some foxing and staining within.