Viewing Olmsted: Photographs by Robert Burley, Lee Friedlander, and Geoffrey JamesPhyllis Lambert Cambridge MA The MIT Press 1997 0262621169 / 9780262621168 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall 50 b&w and 18 color photos from some of Frederick Law Olmsted's most famous landscape designs - Biltmore, Rockwood Hall, numerous parks (Central, Jackson, Prospect, and others), and cemeteries. Several essays and interviews with each photographer. Book Condition : Good; no text marks, two rubber stamps on title page; stain at bottom right rear cover; light rubbing and creasing to covers; cover corner creasing.
Airlie: The Garden of WilmingtonSusan Taylor Block Wilmington NC The Airlie Foundation 2001 0971711208 / 9780971711204 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall Signed by Author(s) Signed by Author on title page. 1st Edition Folio. History of Susan Jones Walter, the Wilmington, North Carolina area, the Airlie Estate and the Gilded Age, and Airlie's transformation into a public garden. Color and b&w photos. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; paper residue at bottom half text block edge of both boards (reverse of dust jacket flaps stuck there likely due to humidity). Dust Jacket Condition : Very Good; light shelf wear to edges; light creasing.