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golden age of American gardens

proud owners, private estates, 1890-1940

by Mac K. Griswold

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Published by H.N. Abrams, in association with the Garden Club of America in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Gardens -- United States -- History,
    • Gardens -- United States -- Pictorial works

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 376-385) and index.

      StatementMac Griswold, Eleanor Weller ; with research assistance by Helen E. Rollins.
      ContributionsWeller, Eleanor., Rollins, Helen E., Garden Club of America.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB466.U6 G75 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination408 p. :
      Number of Pages408
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1530848M
      ISBN 100810933586
      LC Control Number91008283

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