New York: Rizzoli, 1995. Hardcover. Signed and inscribed by the author Charles E. Beveridge. "Olmsted defined and named the profession of landscape architecture and designed America's most beloved parks and landscapes of the past century - New York's Central Park, Brooklyn's Porspect Park, the U.S. Capitol grounds, the Biltmore Estate, and many others" (jacket). Very good in green cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Foxing to top edge of textblock. Minor browning to top edges of pages. In photographically illustrated dust jacket with white spine panel titled in black. Several closed tears to edges of jacket. Jacket is protected from further damage with a removeable plastic cover. Filled with color photographic illustrations. 276 pages. GARD/030217. Very Good / Very Good.