The Public Garden (Hard Cover)

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The Public Garden traces the animated history of a twenty-four acre park in the heart of Boston. (Hard cover)

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The Public Garden celebrates a fragile green space, its evolution, and its survival, tracing the animated history of a twenty-four acre park in the heart of Boston. As one of the oldest public botanical gardens in the United States, the Public Garden displays nineteenth-century trees that have matured to their full beauty along with newer specimens that have been planted for future generations. The Public Garden presents the Garden’s horticultural history, its landscape design, architecture, statuary, and fountains. This book presents a definitive history of a unique part of our national heritage. (Hard cover)