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Pioneers of American Landscape Design

Thursday, March 8, 2012 | Posted by

Pioneers of American Landscape Design Charles A. Birnbaum and Robin Karson, Editors McGraw-Hill Cloth $59.95 (original price) ISBN: 978-0-07134-420-3 We regret that this title is out of print. Search for used copies at AbeBooks.com Spring 2000 American Society of Landscape Architects Merit Award in Communications Pioneers of American Landscape Design is the first reference book of […]

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The Muses of Gwinn

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The Muses of Gwinn: Art and Nature in a Garden Designed by Warren H. Manning, Charles A. Platt, and Ellen Biddle Shipman Robin Karson Sagapress/Abrams Cloth $39.95 1996 ISBN: 978-0-89831-034-4 To order, email info@lalh.org American Society of Landscape Architects Honor Award Gwinn, one of the best-preserved estates of the Country Place Era, was originally the home of […]

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Ellen Shipman and the American Garden

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Ellen Shipman and the American Garden Judith B. Tankard A revised edition of the LALH classic University of Georgia Press in association with LALH Cloth $39.95 ISBN: 978-0-8203-5208-4     To order: University of Georgia Press Tel. 1-800-848-6224 The Gardens of Ellen Biddle Shipman, published in 1996, introduced a generation of garden lovers to Ellen […]

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Midwestern Landscape Architecture

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Midwestern Landscape Architecture Edited by William H. Tishler Published by University of Illinois Press in association with LALH Cloth $37.50 Paperback $19.95 Summer 2000 ISBN: (paper) 978-0-252-07214-7 ISBN: (cloth) 978-0-252-02593-8 To order: University of Illinois Press, tel. 800-545-4703   At the turn of the twentieth century, many landscape architects developed approaches to design that celebrated the native […]

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Walks and Talks of an American Farmer in England

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Walks and Talks of an American Farmer in England Frederick Law Olmsted Reprint of 1852 edition, with a new introduction by Charles C. McLaughlin Published by LALH/Distributed by University of Massachusetts Press Paperback $27.95 2002 ISBN (paper):978-1-55849-380-3 ISBN (cloth):978-1-55849-379-7 To order: University of Massachusetts Press tel. 800-537-5487, fax 410-516-6998 Before he ever dreamed of becoming a […]

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A Modern Arcadia

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A Modern Arcadia: Frederick Law Olmsted Jr. and the Plan for Forest Hills Gardens Susan L. Klaus Published by University of Massachusetts Press in association with LALH Cloth $39.95 Paperback $24.95 Summer 2002 ISBN (paper):978-1-55849-443-5 ISBN (cloth):978-1-55849-314-8 To order: University of Massachusetts Press tel. 800-537-5487, fax 410-516-6998 Winner, 2003 Historic Preservation Book Prize Winner, 2002 New […]

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Fletcher Steele, Landscape Architect

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Fletcher Steele, Landscape Architect: An Account of the Gardenmaker’s Life, 1885–1971 Robin Karson Revised paperback edition with more than 50 new photographs LALH/University of Massachusetts Press Paperback $34.95 ISBN: 978-1-55849-413-8   To order: University of Massachusetts Press tel. 800-537-5487, fax 410-516-6998 Winner, American Society of Landscape Architects Honor Award Named one of the 75 Best Garden Books by […]

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Henry Shaw’s Victorian Landscapes

Wednesday, March 7, 2012 | Posted by

Henry Shaw’s Victorian Landscapes: The Missouri Botanical Garden and Tower Grove Park Carol Grove Foreword by Peter H. Raven, afterword by John Karel University of Massachusetts Press in association with LALH Cloth $39.95 ISBN: 978-1-55849-508-1 To order: University of Massachusetts Press, tel. 800-537-5487, fax 410-516-6998   Named a 2007 Outstanding Academic Title by Choice magazine Winner, 2007 Independent Publisher Bronze […]

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A World of Her Own Making

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A World of Her Own Making: Katharine Smith Reynolds and the Landscape of Reynolda Catherine Howett University of Massachusetts Press in association with LALH Cloth $39.95 ISBN: 978-1-55849-520-3 To order: University of Massachusetts Press tel. 800-537-5487, fax 410-516-6998 Only a few years after marrying tobacco magnate R. J. Reynolds that young Katharine Smith Reynolds (1880–1924) began to plan […]

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The Best Planned City in the World

Wednesday, March 7, 2012 | Posted by

The Best Planned City in the World: Olmsted, Vaux, and the Buffalo Park System Francis R. Kowsky New Paperback Edition LALH, distributed by UMass Press Paperback $29.95 ISBN: 978-1-62534-291-1 To order: University of Massachusetts Press tel. 800-537-5487, fax 410-516-6998   A volume in the series Designing the American Park Winner, J. B. Jackson Book Prize from the Foundation […]

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