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Select Bibliography of Dumbarton Oaks Gardens

Balmori, D., D. K. McGuire, and E. M. McPeck. Beatrix Farrand’s American Landscapes: Her Gardens and Campuses. Sagaponack, N.Y.: Sagapress; Millwood, N.Y.: Distributed by Kraus R. and P., 1985.

Beatrix Jones Farrand, 1972-1959: an Appreciation of a Great Landscape Gardener. Washington, D.C.: Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, 1960.

Beatrix Jones Farrand Collection, 1866-1959, at University of California, Berkeley.

Beardsley, John, ed. Landscape Body Dwelling: Charles Simonds at Dumbarton Oaks. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, 2011.

Carder, J. N., ed. A Home of the Humanities: The Collecting and Patronage of Mildred and Robert Woods Bliss. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, 2010.

Dumbarton Oaks, Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks, 2002. First published in Apollo vol. 229, no. 266, April 1984.

Karson, R. S. A Genius for Place: American Landscapes of the Country Place Era. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, in association with Library of American Landscape History, c2007.

Lott, L. Garden Ornament at Dumbarton Oaks. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks Library and Collection, c2001.

Lott, L. Garden Ornament at Dumbarton Oaks. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks Library and Collection, 1996.

Lott, L. The Dumbarton Oaks Gardens & Gertrude Jekyll's Garden Ornament. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks Garden Library, 2010.

Lyon, Richard A. Abood. Beatrix Jones Farrand, Landscape Gardener. (Honors thesis, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 1979).

Masson, G. Dumbarton Oaks: A Guide to the Gardens. Washington, D.C.: Printed by Port City Press, 1968.

McGuire, D. K., ed. Beatrix Farrand's Plant Book for Dumbarton Oaks. 1980. Reprint, Washington: Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, 1993.

McGuire, D. K., and L. Fern, eds. Beatrix Jones Farrand (1872–1959): Fifty Years of American Landscape Architecture. Dumbarton Oaks Colloquium on the History of Landscape Architecture VIII. Washington, D.C.: Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, 1982.

Pariser, U. R. The Dumbarton Oaks Gardens: Their History, Design, and Ornaments. Photographs by Ursula R. Pariser; text by Noëlle Blackmer Beatty. Washington: Dumbarton Oaks: Distributed by Acropolis Books, c1978.

Tamulevich, S. Dumbarton Oaks: Garden into Art. New York: Monacelli Press, 2001.

Tankard, J. B. Beatrix Farrand: Private Gardens, Public Landscapes. New York: Monacelli Press, c2009.

Whitehill, W. M. Dumbarton Oaks: The History of a Georgetown House and Garden, 1800–1966. Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1967.

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