Includes bibliographical references.
|Other titles||Charles Simonds at Dumbarton Oaks|
|Statement||John Beardsley, editor|
|Series||Dumbarton Oaks contemporary landscape design series ; 3|
|Contributions||Beardsley, John, Dumbarton Oaks|
|LC Classifications||NB237.S565 A4 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2011006159|
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