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Garden planning and building

Henry Stuart Ortloff

Garden planning and building

by Henry Stuart Ortloff

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Published by The American Garden Guild, Inc. and Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc. in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gardens.,
  • Landscape gardening.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby H. Stuart Ortloff ... and Henry B. Raymore ... edited by F.F. Rockwell.
    ContributionsRaymore, Henry Bond, joint author., Rockwell, F. F. 1884- ed., American Garden Guild.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB473 .O75 1945
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii p., 1 l., 282 p. incl. front., illus. (incl. plans)
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL237572M
    LC Control Numberagr46000174
    OCLC/WorldCa931835

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