HANSON, AE: An Arcadian Landscape. The California Gardens of A.E. Hanson

Hanson, A. E.; Gebhard, David. An Arcadian Landscape. The California Gardens of A.E. Hanson. Hennessey & Ingalls, 1985. ISBN: 0912158913. Unmarked. Small spot on edge. Good. Paperback. (#30799)

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The architect of some of Southern California’s most notable and spectacular gardens of the 1920’s. This book reconstructs the making of nine of them, including the Harold Lloyd estate in Beverly Hills, the Andalusian garden of Archibald Young in Pasadena, and the Italian garden of Kirk Johnson in Montecito. The autobiographic first chapter gives an engaging account of Hanson’s self training in the profession and his dealings with clients.

Black and white illustrations throughout. 102p.

OLES, T: Walls: Enclosure and Ethics in the Modern Landscape

Oles, Thomas. Walls: Enclosure and Ethics in the Modern Landscape. University of Chicago Press, 2015. ISBN: 9780226199245. Unmarked. Some bends on dust jacket, spine head and front bottom. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30735)

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Oles traces the rich array of practices and meanings connected to the making and marking of boundaries across history and prehistory, and he describes how these practices have declined in recent centuries. Black and white illustrations. Notes. Index.

MISSISSIPPI, C: Pursuit: Maze I and Maze II (Connie Mississippi and Pat Warner)

Inside page. Pursuit: Maze I and Maze II (Connie Mississippi and Pat Warner) Pursuit: Maze I and Maze II (Connie Mississippi and Pat Warner). Fullerton College and Chaffey College, 1996. Unmarked. Faint sun line on cover. Star stamped on front end page. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30623) $20.00

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Catalog of exhibitions by two southern California artists, Connie Mississippi and Pat Warner, at the Art Gallery, Fullerton College and the Wignall Museum/Gallery, Chaffey College in 1996. Six color plates, 2 gray and white plates.

Essay by Merle Schipper.

Back pocket includes a folded blank sheet in a pocket with a slight crease at the edge. 20p.

Book cover. Pursuit: Maze I and Maze II (Connie Mississippi and Pat Warner)