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Keywords in American Landscape Design

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This beautifully illustrated historical dictionary of landscape design vocabulary used in North America from the 17th to the mid-19th century defines a selection of one hundred terms and concepts used in garden planning and landscape architecture. Ranging from alcove, arbor, and arch to veranda, wilderness, and wood, each term presents a wealth of documentation, textual so ...more
Hardcover, 736 pages
Published May 25th 2010 by Yale University Press (first published April 28th 2007)
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