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Transforming the American garden

Michael Van Valkenburgh

Transforming the American garden

12 new landscape designs

by Michael Van Valkenburgh

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Published by Harvard University, Graduate School of Design in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Gardens, American -- Exhibitions.,
    • Landscape architects -- United States -- Exhibitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Catalog of a traveling exhibition which opened at the Architectural League of New York, February 17, 1986.

      StatementMichael R. Van Valkenburgh, Margaret B. Reeve, Jory Johnson.
      ContributionsReeve, Margaret B., Johnson, Jory., Architectural League of New York.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB457.53 .V36 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination55 p. :
      Number of Pages55
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2707852M
      ISBN 100935617027
      LC Control Number86000373
      OCLC/WorldCa13158942

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