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Views of American Landscapes

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: 19th century,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • General,
  • Art-General,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / American,
  • United States in art,
  • United States in art United States in art

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMick Gidley (Editor), Robert Lawson-Peebles (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7715022M
    ISBN 100521033934
    ISBN 109780521033930
    OCLC/WorldCa271758579

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Karson studied hundreds of historical landscapes and selected seven to represent the chronological development of an important movement in American landscape design. Over the course of five years, she and Betsch selected views that would reveal and illuminate the designers’ intentions and express the spirit of each place.or, in American painting, some awe-inspiring view of nature.

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