The History of the Modern Taste in Gardening.
Introduction by John Dixon Hunt. First published in 1780, Walpole's essay is "perhaps the most influential piece of writing on the English landscape garden." The essay connected the "natural" design with the liberties English people enjoyed, contrasted with the regal formalities of the past and less politically modern nations like the French. Like new. Dust jacket protected in mylar cover. 60 Pgs. Hb, Dj. Ursus Press, NY: 1995. USED. $30.00