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The Papers of Frederick Law Olmsted

Parks, Politics, and Patronage, 1874-1882

The Papers of Frederick Law Olmsted( )
Author: Olmsted, Frederick Law
Editor: Beveridge, Charles E.
Hoffman, Carolyn F.
Hawkins, Kenneth
Series title:The Papers of Frederick Law Olmsted Ser.
Publication Date:Mar 2007
Publisher:Johns Hopkins University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $90.00
Book Description:

For decades Frederick Law Olmsted (1822-1903) designed parks and park systems across the United States, leaving an enduring legacy of designed public space that is enjoyed, studied, and protected today. His plans and professional correspondence offer a rich source for understanding his remarkable contribution to the quality of urban life in this country and the development of the profession of landscape architecture. Olmsted's writings also provide a unique record of society and...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Architecture / Landscape
Biography & Autobiography / Artists, Architects, Photographers
Architecture / Regional
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.552 x 9.087 x 1.879 Inches
Book Weight:2.702 Pounds

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