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Vizcaya : an American villa and its makers / Witold Rybczynski and Laurie Olin ; with photographs by Steven Brooke.

Author/Creator:
Rybczynski, Witold.
Publication:
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2007.
Series:
Penn studies in landscape architecture
Format/Description:
Book
xix, 274 p. : ill. (some col.), maps. plans ; 27 cm.
Subjects:
Vizcaya (Miami, Fla.)
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens (Miami, Fla.)
Deering, James, d. 1925 -- Homes and haunts -- Florida -- Miami.
Hoffman, F. Burrall (Francis Burrall), 1882-1980.
Chalfin, Paul, 1874-1959.
Suarez, Diego, 1888-1974.
Gardens -- Florida -- Miami.
Miami (Fla.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
Manors -- Florida -- Miami.
Contents:
List of maps and illustrations
Chronology
The ǂt Vizcaya Estate, 1921
pt. 1. House / Witold Rybczynski
ch. 1. American renaissance
ch. 2. Deering's time
ch. 3. Hoffman's plan
ch. 4. Chalfin's rooms
pt. 2. Garden and landscape / Laurie Olin
ch. 5. Florida, the Deerings, gardens, horticulture, and landscape
ch. 6. A garden tour today
ch. 7. A watery world
ch. 8. Imagination, design, and construction
ch. 9. Farm village and lost lagoon
ch. 10. Disaster and encore
ch. 11. Sargent's interlude
Aftermath
Notes
Bibliography
Index
Acknowledgments.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-261) and index.
Local notes:
Athenaeum copy: Copy 1 (Ref.): Greenfield fund bookplate; copy 2 (RBC) signed by authors.
Contributor:
Olin, Laurie.
Brooke, Steven.
Olin, Laurie. , Author, Signer
Brooke, Steven. , Photographer
ISBN:
9780812239515
0812239512
OCLC:
77535401
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