Hardcover. New York, Leavitt & Allen, 1858, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Edited, with a memoir of the author by George William Curtis, and A Letter to His Friends by Frederika Bremer. 557 pages, illus., 8 plates, plans, extra title page (with vignette). Dark green & gilt blind stamped cloth: minor wear, spine slightly faded but gilt still bright. On roses, green houses, flower gardens, rural architecture, public parks & gardens, trees, fruits, & English landscape gardening. Downing was an important American landscape architect, and was instrumental in getting New York's Central Park started.
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