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Repton’s Red Book of Shrublands

 
HOLLIS Number
Contributors
Repton, Humphry.
Publication
n.p.: , [1789?]

Description

Digital facsimile

[10] p., [1] leaf of plates, bound : map ; 34 cm.

Title from caption on p. [1] of ms.

Date from p. [1] of ms.

Brown ink on cream-colored paper.

Paper watermarked: Britannia.

Ms. copy in unidentified hand of Repton's "Red book" for Shrubland (Suffolk, England).

Sir William Middleton (1748–1829) purchased the Shrubland estate in 1788 and in the same year commissioned Repton to suggest improvements to the property.

 

Language

English
 

Subject

Landscape architecture -- England -- Suffolk -- Early works to 1800.; Gardens -- England -- Suffolk -- Early works to 1800.; Gardens -- Design.; Shrubland Park (England)