Capability Brown and Humphry Repton.
London, J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd 1971.
8vo. vii+(1)+248pp, 49 photo ills on plates. Publisher’s cloth. Roderick Gradidge’s copy.
A readable and well-researched joint biography of the eighteenth century master of landscape gardening, Capability Brown, and his successor Humphry Repton, with reproductions of contemporary illustrations and an appendix listing their surviving works.