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The pleasure gardens of Virginia : from Jamestown to Jefferson / Peter Martin.

Author/Creator:
Martin, Peter, 1940-
Publication:
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1991.
Format/Description:
Book
xxiv, 240 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
Subjects:
Gardens -- Virginia -- History.
Contents:
The beginnings: garden images in the seventeenth century
Gardens in early Williamsburg
John Custis and William Byrd II: crosscurrents of Virginia gardening 1720-1750
Williamsburg gardens in the second half of the eighteenth century
The plantations
Landscape gardening at Mount Vernon and Monticello
Two gardeners in Williamsburg after the war: Joseph Prentis and St. George Tucker.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Athenaeum copy: Gift of Satoko Parker.
ISBN:
0691047863 :
OCLC:
22735045
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