AMERICAN / NORTH AMERICAN GARDENING / LANDSCAPE HISTORY VOLUMES / RESEARCH MATERIALS, LOT OF 31, primarily related to historical American gardens and landscapes, including "The Southeast in Early Maps" by William P. Cumming, "Gardens as Illustrated in Prints" published in 1949 by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, "Gardening in America, 1830-1910", an exhibition catalog published in 1984 by The Strong Museum, several volumes related to the Williamsburg Garden Symposium, and two calendars/planners with images of related floral prints and photographs. Hard and soft covers.
Very good condition overall, expected wear, minor losses, and tears to dust jackets or covers, interiors generally very clean.
Provenance: From the research library of Ivor Noel Hume, O.B.E., F.S.A., and Audrey Noel Hume, Williamsburg, VA.
Catalogue Note: Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire), F.S.A. (Fellow, Society of Antiquaries), was a distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg.