William Henry Jackson and the Transformation of the American Landscape

JACKSON, William Henry. and HALES, Peter B.
Philadelphia: Temple University Press, (1988). Illustrated with photographs, lithographs and drawings.
Oblong octavo, original black cloth lettered in gilt, gray endpapers, pictorial dust jacket (fine). Fine.

"As an intelligent, ambitious, and gifted individual working in a medium of great influence, Jackson became a powerful progenitor of the changes in the American conception of the West and of landscape in general .. the aim of my [Hale] work to map a history of the transformations of American landscape, from its central position in the mid-nineteenth century to its very different but perhaps equally powerful, place in the middle of the twentieth" - from the Introduction.

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