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The Resource Park maker : a life of Frederick Law Olmsted, Elizabeth Stevenson ; with a new introduction by the author

Park maker : a life of Frederick Law Olmsted, Elizabeth Stevenson ; with a new introduction by the author

Label
Park maker : a life of Frederick Law Olmsted
Title
Park maker
Title remainder
a life of Frederick Law Olmsted
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Stevenson ; with a new introduction by the author
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1919-1999
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stevenson, Elizabeth
Dewey number
  • 712/.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB470.O5
LC item number
S73 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Olmsted, Frederick Law
  • Landscape architects
  • Landscape architecture
Label
Park maker : a life of Frederick Law Olmsted, Elizabeth Stevenson ; with a new introduction by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Macmillan, c1977
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 453-469) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • III.
  • Sailor
  • 17
  • IV.
  • Company and Solitude
  • 23
  • V.
  • Scientific Farmer
  • 35
  • VI.
  • Preface: A Search for Olmsted
  • A Walk in England
  • 53
  • VII.
  • A Visit to Newburgh
  • 63
  • VIII.
  • Journeying South
  • 70
  • IX.
  • New York Streets and Texas Trails
  • xv
  • 89
  • X.
  • Back Country
  • 106
  • XI.
  • Yeoman: The Southern Writings
  • 112
  • XII.
  • Editor and Publisher
  • 132
  • I.
  • XIII.
  • Greensward
  • 154
  • XIV.
  • Boss of Central Park
  • 170
  • XV.
  • Secretary of the Sanitary Commission
  • 195
  • XVI.
  • A Boy in the Connecticut Woods
  • Chief of the Hospital Ships
  • 216
  • XVII.
  • End of Olmsted's War
  • 226
  • XVIII.
  • Mariposa
  • 247
  • XIX.
  • Between Two Worlds
  • 1
  • 274
  • XX.
  • A Wider Work
  • 285
  • XXI.
  • A Humane Life
  • 309
  • XXII.
  • Buffetings and Accomplishments
  • 322
  • II.
  • XXIII.
  • Interlude
  • 337
  • XXIV.
  • Recovery
  • 350
  • XXV.
  • A Liberal Profession
  • 361
  • XXVI.
  • Idler
  • North, South, and West
  • 380
  • XXVII.
  • A Pisgah View
  • 394
  • XXVIII.
  • End before the End
  • 415
  • 10
Control code
ocm41156538
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxviii, 484 pages
Isbn
9780765806147
Lccn
99028638
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)41156538
  • (Sirsi) a744683
Label
Park maker : a life of Frederick Law Olmsted, Elizabeth Stevenson ; with a new introduction by the author
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Macmillan, c1977
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 453-469) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • III.
  • Sailor
  • 17
  • IV.
  • Company and Solitude
  • 23
  • V.
  • Scientific Farmer
  • 35
  • VI.
  • Preface: A Search for Olmsted
  • A Walk in England
  • 53
  • VII.
  • A Visit to Newburgh
  • 63
  • VIII.
  • Journeying South
  • 70
  • IX.
  • New York Streets and Texas Trails
  • xv
  • 89
  • X.
  • Back Country
  • 106
  • XI.
  • Yeoman: The Southern Writings
  • 112
  • XII.
  • Editor and Publisher
  • 132
  • I.
  • XIII.
  • Greensward
  • 154
  • XIV.
  • Boss of Central Park
  • 170
  • XV.
  • Secretary of the Sanitary Commission
  • 195
  • XVI.
  • A Boy in the Connecticut Woods
  • Chief of the Hospital Ships
  • 216
  • XVII.
  • End of Olmsted's War
  • 226
  • XVIII.
  • Mariposa
  • 247
  • XIX.
  • Between Two Worlds
  • 1
  • 274
  • XX.
  • A Wider Work
  • 285
  • XXI.
  • A Humane Life
  • 309
  • XXII.
  • Buffetings and Accomplishments
  • 322
  • II.
  • XXIII.
  • Interlude
  • 337
  • XXIV.
  • Recovery
  • 350
  • XXV.
  • A Liberal Profession
  • 361
  • XXVI.
  • Idler
  • North, South, and West
  • 380
  • XXVII.
  • A Pisgah View
  • 394
  • XXVIII.
  • End before the End
  • 415
  • 10
Control code
ocm41156538
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxviii, 484 pages
Isbn
9780765806147
Lccn
99028638
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)41156538
  • (Sirsi) a744683

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