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FLO, a biography of Frederick Law Olmsted

Author: Laura Wood Roper
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1983, ©1973.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : Johns Hopkins paperbacks edView all editions and formats
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Annotation In this definitive biography of the 'father of landscape architecture, ' Laura Wood Roper captures the full range of Omsted's contributions to American thought and institutions as well as to its landscape.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Named Person: Frederick Law Olmsted; Frederick Law Olmsted; Frederick Law Olmsted
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Wood Roper
ISBN: 0801830184 9780801830181
OCLC Number: 298105206
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 555 pages) : illustrations, plans, portraits
Other Titles: Biography of Frederick Law Olmstead
Responsibility: Laura Wood Roper.

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Annotation In this definitive biography of the 'father of landscape architecture, ' Laura Wood Roper captures the full range of Omsted's contributions to American thought and institutions as well as to its landscape.

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"A splendid and worthy biography--worthy of the man and worthy of the reader's time."--'New York Times'

 
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