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Author Taylor, Kristina, author.

Title Women garden designers : 1900 to the present / Kristina Taylor.

Publication Info. Woodbridge, England : Garden Art Press, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    712.082 TAY    Available
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Description 288 pages : illustrations and portraits (chiefly color) ; 31 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 284-285) and index.
Contents Gertrude Jekyll (English) -- Beatrix Farrand (American) -- Norah Lindsay (English) -- Marian Coffin (American) -- Florence Yoch (American) -- Vita Sackville-West (English) -- Edna Walling (Australian) -- Brand Colvin (English) -- Nancy Lancaster (American) -- Herta Hammerbacher (German) -- Sylvia Crowe (English) -- Maria Parpagliolo Shephard (Italian) -- Joane Pim (South African) -- Mien Ruys (Dutch) -- Ulla Bodorff (Swedish) -- Rosemary Verey (English) -- Cornelia Hahn Oberlander (Canadian) -- Beth Chatto (English) -- Rosemarie Weisse (German) -- Penelope Hobhouse (English) -- Niki de Saint Phalle (French) -- Isabelle Greene (American) -- Arabella Lennox-Boyd (Italian) -- Nancy Goslee Power (American) -- Topher Delaney (American) -- Isabel Duprat (Brazilian) -- Petra Blaisse (Dutch) -- Teresa Moller (Chilean) -- Monida Gora (Swedish) -- Haruko Seki (Japanese) -- Jinny Blom (English).
Summary "Women Designers and Their Gardens presents thirty-one of the most influential women garden designers from around the world, showing their finest commissions. The carefully researched text examines their influences, inspiration and their legacy to garden design"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject Women landscape architects -- History.
Women landscape architects -- Biography.
Women gardeners -- History.
Women gardeners -- Biography.
ISBN 9781870673815 (hardcover)
1870673816 (hardcover)

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