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Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer : a landscape critic in the gilded age

Author: Judith K Major
Publisher: Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Mrs.; Schuyler Van Rensselaer, Mrs.
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Judith K Major
ISBN: 9780813933924 0813933927
OCLC Number: 822229846
Description: xii, 285 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Portraits of a lady --
The education of Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer --
A career begins --
A new field of study: landscape gardening --
Historical sketches on the art of gardening --
Traces in garden and forest --
A turning point --
1893 --
While garden and forest lived --
Changes --
The aesthetics of life --
Appendix A: Garden and forest editorials and unsigned articles written by M.G. Van Rensselaer --
Appendix B: Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer chronology.
Responsibility: Judith K. Major.

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A nuanced and powerful history of the evolution of a critic, writer, and thinker. Major has done a remarkable job of putting Van Rensselaer in context, arguing for her importance, and for the need to Read more...

 
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