Perfectly Delightful": The Life and Gardens of Harvey Ladew
Weeks, Christopher

Weeks, Christopher. "Perfectly Delightful": The Life and Gardens of Harvey Ladew. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins 1999. ix, 279p, many ills. + 18 color photos. As new hardcover in as new d.j. ** "Few more colorful figures embellish American cultural history than the late Harvey S. Ladew, wealthy socialite, fox hunter, artist, traveler, and--at his country estate outside Baltimore--creator of the nation's most admired topiary garden." In Ladew's signature topiary, a pack of hounds and rider gallop in perpetual pursuit of a yew fox. Horses and hunting are treated throughout this delightful biography. (Published at $32.50) (Item ID: 10532)

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