12.25" x 9.25". 70pp. Gray and green illustrated paper covered boards. Light soiling and rubbing, attractive bookplate, else nice VG+ condition. A nice book on home exterior and landscape design. With sections covering site selection, garden beds and borders, hedges for ornament and utility, garden paths, gates, stone walls and fences, vines, etc. With numerous black & white photo illustrations. Bookseller Inventory # 24594
Title: Outside the House Beautiful. A Collection of...
Publisher: Atlantic monthly Press
Publication Date: 1923
Book Description Atlantic Monthly Press, Boston, 1923. Decorated Boards. First edition. Quarto, pp. 70. Illustrated with b/w photos. Leaflet of "Some Helpful Books on Antiques" laid in. An interesting, richly illustrated book showing the harmony of landscape and home, and promoting landscaping as a complement to the house. Includes examples of various styles of landscaping and gardening, and the use of outdoor structures, pools, and different types of plants to enhance the landscape. Good, no DJ; Spine missing, shelfwear, board corners bumped. Bookseller Inventory # 15448