New York: Reinhold, 1957. Early edition of this wonderful large coffee-table book on garden design-- a classic source for the mid-century modern garden and its layout and attributes. With an 'introduction to design', 'types of gardens' -and then chapters on terraces, decks, beach gardens, steps, fences, paving, seats, curbs, playgrounds, swimming pools- all with a decidedly modern feel. 248 pages. Pretty dust jacket missing small pieces at extremities. Spine sunned, with a faint damp stain in center. Bottom edge rubbed.