Golden Age of American Gardens: Proud Owners * Private Estates * 1890-1940. Mac Griswold, Mack, Griswold.

Golden Age of American Gardens: Proud Owners * Private Estates * 1890-1940

ABRAMS, September 1991. Oversized Hardcover. Used - Very Good / Very Good. Item #241457
ISBN: 0810933586

A tribute to America's grand era of private estate gardens and their illustrious owners. The book presents over 500 of the nations's most exquisite gardens and the people who built them, from DuPont's Longwood (Pennsylvania) to the Huntington's San Marino Ranch (California).

An engaging tribute to America's grand era of private estate gardens and their illustrious owners, this book sweeps across the country to present over 500 of the nation's most exquisite gardens and the people who built them. In addition to a wealth of horticultural details, we learn of the garden-maker's flamboyant private and public lives--of the gossip, parties, dreams, politics, and economic one-upmanship of the period. 280 illustrations, 130 in full color.

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