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American Garden Design

Diane Kostal McGuire

American Garden Design

An Anthology of Ideas That Shaped Our Landscape

by Diane Kostal McGuire

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Landscape art & architecture,
  • Landscape Design And Planting,
  • Gardening / Horticulture,
  • Gardening/Plants,
  • United States,
  • General,
  • Landscape,
  • Design,
  • Gardens

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7665517M
    ISBN 100671799215
    ISBN 109780671799212
    OCLC/WorldCa29792627


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