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Title
Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, April 1, 1949
Alternate Title
Telegram from Beatrix Farrand to Mildred Bliss, April 1, 1949
Sender
Beatrix Farrand
Recipient
Mildred Barnes Bliss
Date Written
1949
Garden Area
Unassigned
Description

Beatrix Farrand informs Mildred Bliss that the Bernard Quaritch Ltd. (bookseller) estimates for the Sotheby's sale on two books are too high. She asks how much Mildred Bliss wants to pay for Les lilacees by Redoute and Observations on the theory and practice of landscape gardening by Humphry Repton. Mildred Bliss handwrites how much she wants to pay for these two and other books on the front and back of the telegram.

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Accession No.
B:BF 1949.04.01
Details
Work Types
correspondence
telegrams
Subjects
books
rare books
purchasing
acquisition
costs
telegrams
Repton, Humphry, 1752-1818. Observations on the theory and practice of landscape gardening
Redouté, Pierre Joseph, 1759-1840. Liliacées
Collection
Dumbarton Oaks Garden Archives
Repository
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library, Rare Book Collection
Location
Dumbarton Oaks, Washington (D.C.)
Index Terms
Redouté, Pierre-Joseph → Les liliacées → price too much, BF will not order
Repton, Humphrey → Observations on the theory and practice of landscape gardening → BF questioning price for
Observations on the theory and practice of landscape gardening (Repton) → BF questioning price for
Quaritch (Bernard) Ltd. (bookseller) → Sotheby's sale 4/4/1949 and
Les liliacées (Redouté) → price too much, BF will not order
Bernard Quaritch Ltd. (bookseller) → Sotheby's sale 4/4/1949 and

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