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Major, Judith K.


Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer
A Landscape Critic in the Gilded Age

Judith K. Major

Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer (1851–1934) was one of the premier figures in landscape writing and design at the turn of the twentieth century, a moment when the amateur pursuit of gardening and the increasingly professionalized landscape design field were beginning to diverge. This intellectual... More