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Twentieth-Century Landscapes Select Reading List

Amidon, Jane, Radical Landscapes. Reinventing Outdoor Space (London: Thames & Hudson, 2001)

Beardsley, John, Earthworks and Beyond. Contemporary Art in the Landscape (Corrollton, Texas: Abbeville Press Publishers, 2006). 1st edn 1984

Bradley-Hole, Christopher, Making the Modern Garden (London: Mitchell Beazley, 2007)

Brown, Jane, The English Garden Through the 20th Century (Suffolk: Garden Art Press, 1999)

Brown, Jane, The Modern Garden (London: Thames & Hudson, 2000)

Carson, Rachel, Silent Spring (London: Penguin Modern Classics, 2000). 1st edn 1963

Chatto, Beth, The Green Tapestry (London: Collins, 1989)

Church, Thomas, Gardens are for People (London: University of California Press, 1993). 1st edn 1955

Cooper, David., A Philosophy of Gardens (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2006)

Cooper, Guy, and Gordon Taylor, Paradise Transformed. The Private Garden for the Twenty-first Century (New York: Monacelli Press, 1996)

Cooper, Paul, The New Tech Garden (London: Mitchell Beazely, 2001)

Crowe, Sylvia, Garden Design (Woodbridge: Garden Art Press, 1971). 1st edn 1958

Dempsey, Amy, Destination Art (London: Thames & Hudson, 2006)

Francis, Mark, and Randolf T. Hester Jnr (eds), The Meaning of Gardens (Cambridge, Mass: MIT Press, 1999)

Harvey, Sheila, Geoffrey Jellicoe   (Reigate: Landscape Design Trust, 1998)

Hayward, Alison, Norah Lindsay. The Life and Art of a Garden Designer (London: Frances Lincoln, 2007)

Hill, Penelope, Contemporary History of Garden Design: European Gardens between Art and Architecture (Basel: Birkhauser, 2004)

Jacques, David, and Jan Woudstra, Landscape Modernism Renounced. The Career of Christopher Tunnard (1910-1979) (London: Routledge, 2009)

Kingsbury, Noel and Tim Richardson (eds), Vista. The Culture and Politics of Gardens (London: Frances Lincoln, 2005)

Oehme, Wolfgang, J. Van Sweden and S. R. Frey, Bold Romantic Gardens (Reston, Virginia: Spacemaker, 1990)

Oliver, Paul, Ian Davis and Ian Bentley, Dunroamin. The Suburban Semi and its Enemies (London: Barrie & Jenkins, 1981)

Ottewill, David, The Edwardian Garden (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1989)

Oudolf, Piet, and Noel Kingsbury, Planting Design. Gardens in Time and Space (Portland, Oregon: Timber Press, 2005)

Richardson, Tim, Avant Gardeners: 50 Visionaries of the Contemporary Landscape (London: Thames & Hudson, 2008)

Rogers, Elizabeth Barlow, Landscape Design. A Cultural and Architectural History (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2001)

Treib, Marc (ed.), Modern Landscape Architecture: A Critical Review (Cambridge, Mass: MIT Press, 1993)

Treib, Marc (ed.), Thomas Church Landscape Architect. Designing a Modern California Landscape (San Francisco: William Stour Publishers, 2003)

Waymark, Janet, Modern Garden Design. Innovation since 1900 (London: Thames & Hudson, 2003)

Wilkie, Kim, Led by the Land (London: Frances Lincoln Limited, 2012)

Wilson, Andrew, Influential Gardeners. The Designers who Shaped 20th-Century Style (London: Mitchell Beazley, 2002)

Woudstra, Jan, and Cris Ratti (eds), Special issue ‘Reviewing the twentieth-century landscape’, Garden History 28/1 (2000)