8 edition of golden age of American gardens found in the catalog.
by H.N. Abrams, in association with the Garden Club of America in New York
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. 376-385) and index.
|Statement||Mac Griswold, Eleanor Weller ; with research assistance by Helen E. Rollins.|
|Contributions||Weller, Eleanor., Rollins, Helen E., Garden Club of America.|
|LC Classifications||SB466.U6 G75 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||408 p. :|
|Number of Pages||408|
|LC Control Number||91008283|
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