Sargent, Henry Winthrop
Title A Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Landscape Gardening Adapted to North America.
Binding Library Binding
Book Condition Very Good
Edition 6th Edition
Publisher New York A.O. Moore & Co. 1859
Seller ID 3556
The full title is: "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." This classic work, dedicated to John Quincy Adams, enshrines Downing in history. 576 pages, covering everything from laying out woodlands to single trees, heavily illustrated with wonderful woodcuts. This copy in Very Good condition, with light foxing here and there, in a sturdy library binding with the original backstrip of "Downing's Landscape Gardening and Rural Architecture" laid in, a neat bonus artifact.