Long Island Landscapes and the Women Who Designed Them

Long Island Landscapes and the Women Who Designed Them

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WW Norton
An account of eminent women landscape architects who flourished in the golden age of country estates.

Baker & Taylor
Traces the work of six forefront women designers from the early twentieth century including Beatrix Farrand, Martha Hutcheson, Marian Coffin, Ellen Shipman, Ruth Dean, and Annette Hoyt Flanders; in a visual survey that focuses on the Long Island projects that constituted a large portion of their careers.

Norton Pub
This beautiful book covers in depth the work of six designers Beatrix Farrand, Martha Hutcheson, Marian Coffin, Ellen Shipman, Ruth Dean, and Annette Hoyt Flanders and looks at a dozen other less-well-known women. It focuses on the Long Island projects that constituted a large part of their work and brings these pioneering women to life as people and as professionals.
An account of eminent women landscape architects who flourished in the golden age of country estates.

Publisher: New York : Society for the Preservation of Long Island Antiquities : In association with W.W. Norton, [2009]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2009
ISBN: 9780393731248
0393731243
Branch Call Number: 712.0974 ZAITZ
Characteristics: 304 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm

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