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The art of landscape architecture by Samuel Parsons

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Published by University of Massachusetts Press in association with Library of American Landscape History in Amherst .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Landscape architecture,
  • Landscape gardening

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementSamuel Parsons Jr. ; introduction by Francis R. Kowsky.
SeriesAmerican Society of Landscape Architects centennial reprint series, Centennial reprint series
ContributionsLibrary of American Landscape History.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSB472 .P27 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22666046M
ISBN 109781558496958
LC Control Number2008046553

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