Beautifying Country Homes. A Handbook of Landscape Gardening. Illustrated by Plans of Places Already Improved.


Published by New York: Orange Judd and Company, (1870)., 1870
From Trevian Books (Piermont, NY, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since June 13, 2007 Seller Rating 4-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 1,800.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99 Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

The Swiss-born landscape architect emigrated to the Unites States in 1859, settling in Hartford. This, his first book, ".documents his major commissions.and contains the best surviving evidence of his technical skill in site engineering as well as his taste in landscape design" ("Pioneers of American Landscape Design") Forty pages of illustrated text discussing technique is followed by twenty-four illustrated plans of work in Hartford and the Northeast. First edition. Folio (35 x 27 cm); 40 pp.; 84 text cuts and 24 colored lithographic plates. Rubbing and wear to backstrip and extremities; bookplate and owner s ink stamp to front pastedown; plates bright and clean. A good copy in original gilt-stamped maroon publisher s cloth. Bookseller Inventory # 011523

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Beautifying Country Homes. A Handbook of ...

Publisher: New York: Orange Judd and Company, (1870).

Publication Date: 1870

Edition: First Edition.

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Geoff Baere
393 Piermont Ave.
Piermont, NY 10968
We ship worldwide. Overnight shipping available.
Domestic shipping: $7.50 for the first book; $2.00 each additional book.
Foreign: Titles described as "4to", or "Folio", or multi-volume, will have a minimum international surface shipping charge of $40.00; otherwise a $20.00 minimum applies. Insurance at cost.
Returnable within 30 days of receipt.

Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash