Landscapes and Gardens for Historic Buildings A handbook for reproducing and creating authentic landscape settings

By: Favretti, Rudy J. and Joy Putman Favretti

Price: $25.00

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Pictorial wraps have some edge and corner wear. There is also toning and some soliling on the wraps. A diagonal crease goes from near the word "Gardens" through the wagon in the illustration. (See scan). This crease has flattened but is there. There is a similar vertical one on the back. The book is still square and securely bound. Some underlining and notes inside. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 202 pages; This book is from the library of Steven Wheaton who did the historical landscape restoration at Barnsley Gardens, an antebellum estate in Northwest georgia. This boo k was used by Wheaton in the restoration which accounts for some of its flaws. Interesting book and association.

Title: Landscapes and Gardens for Historic Buildings A handbook for reproducing and creating authentic landscape settings

Author Name: Favretti, Rudy J. and Joy Putman Favretti

Categories: Gardening,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Nashville, American Association for State and Local History: 1978

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Good+

Seller ID: 9655

Keywords: Landscape Design Historical Preservation