The Resource A lady of good family, Jeanne Mackin

A lady of good family, Jeanne Mackin

Label
A lady of good family
Title
A lady of good family
Statement of responsibility
Jeanne Mackin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Raised among wealth and privilege during America's fabled Gilded Age, a niece of famous novelist Edith Wharton and a friend to literary great Henry James, Beatrix Farrand is expected to marry, and marry well. But as a young woman traveling through Europe with her mother and aunt, she already knows that gardens are her true passion. How this highborn woman with unconventional views escapes the dictates of society to become the most celebrated female landscape designer in the country is the story of her unique determination to create beauty and serenity while remaining true to herself. Beatrix s journey begins at the age of twenty-three in the Borghese Gardens of Rome, where she meets beguiling Amerigo Massimo, an Italian gentleman of sensitivity and charm a man unlike any she has known before..
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Writing style
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10424274
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mackin, Jeanne
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Farrand, Beatrix
  • Landscape architecture
  • United States
Label
A lady of good family, Jeanne Mackin
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780451465832
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780451465832
Label
A lady of good family, Jeanne Mackin
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
324 pages
Isbn
9780451465832
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780451465832

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