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Identifier: americanhomesgar41907newy
Title: American homes and gardens
Year: 1905 (1900s)
Subjects: Architecture, Domestic Landscape gardening
Publisher: New York : Munn and Co
Contributing Library: Smithsonian Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: Biodiversity Heritage Library

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s will group themselves about an old plow and horsewith rural attendants; others will decide to paint cows witha background of woodland trees; others again go in forfigure-painting or portraiture pure and simple. Althoughthe work is very valuable from a practical point of view,it also forms a most delightful artistic holiday for girls ofculture and refinement, who may make acquaintanceswhich develop into lifelong friendships. Then, too, thepupils find they have had so excellent a training, although meadows of Finchingfield. Moreover, the society there isfound congenial by many a shy fragile girl, and the puresweet air, musical evenings, and constant work, act as a tonicwhose value can not be overrated. Besides, there is the pos-sibility of winning a scholarship at the Royal Academy,which may amount to as much as $1000 a year, and this willenable an economical student to travel abroad and study inthe great Continental galleries, without which no artistseducation is considered complete.

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November, 1907 AMERICAN HOMES AND GARDENS 43i The Birth of the Wheat By Percy Collins

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Tagged: , bookid:americanhomesgar41907newy , bookyear:1905 , bookdecade:1900 , bookcentury:1900 , booksubject:Architecture__Domestic , booksubject:Landscape_gardening , bookpublisher:New_York___Munn_and_Co , bookcontributor:Smithsonian_Libraries , booksponsor:Biodiversity_Heritage_Library , bookleafnumber:697 , bookcollection:biodiversity , BHL Collection , BHL Consortium

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