Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1998. Hardcover. 378pp. Quarto [28.5 cm] Tan cloth covered boards with a metallic green ink stamped title on the spine. Near fine. The spine ends are just a tiny bit bumped. The rear cover is barely perceptibly warped. In a near fine dust jacket. May require extra postage due to weight. Item #35128
With the publisher's review slip laid in. From the dust jacket- "Carr delves into the planning and motivations of the people who wanted to preserve America's scenic geography. He demonstrates that by drawing on historical antecedents, landscape architects and planners carefully crafted each addition to maintain maximum picturesque wonder."