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Landscaping the American Dream: The Gardens and Film Sets of Florence Yoch 1890-1972

Yoch, James J.

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ISBN 10: 0810912732 / ISBN 13: 9780810912731
Published by Harry N. Abrams, NY, 1989
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Fine copy, dj has minor rubbing. Inscribed by the author on the fep "For Trina, with best hopes for your career in lanscape architecture, James J.Yoch, dated 12/10/89. This is a wonderfully interesting volume of the gardens and film sets of Florence Yoch (1890-1972), who was one of the most original and versatile American landscape architects of the 20th century. James J. Yoch has written the first full length study of his cousin's gardens, lavishly illustrated with period photographs and with color pictures taken especially for this book. Many of these gardens including the magnificent Warner Estate have never been published before, plans and detail drawings from both gardens and film sets are included, along with F. Yoch's own "Garden Maintenance Directions," plant lists of representative gardens, a list of her commissions, and a bibliography. Lavishly illustrated.xv/228pp. Desirable!. Bookseller Inventory # 000716

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Title: Landscaping the American Dream: The Gardens ...

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, NY

Publication Date: 1989

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Inscribed By Author

Edition: 1st Edition, 1st Printing

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