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Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer : a landscape critic in the gilded age
Judith K. Major.
Design Library Call Number
  Stacks SB470.53 .M35 2013 (Browse Shelf) Available
  • ISBN: 9780813933924 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0813933927 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780813934556 (e-book)
  • OCLC Number: 822229846
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents

Introduction: Portraits of a lady -- The education of Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer -- A career begins -- A new field of study: landscape gardening -- Historical sketches on the art of gardening -- Traces in garden and forest -- A turning point -- 1893 -- While garden and forest lived -- Changes -- The aesthetics of life -- Appendix A: Garden and forest editorials and unsigned articles written by M. G. Van Rensselaer -- Appendix B: Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer chronology.