Airlie: The Garden of Wilmington

By: Block, Susan Taylor

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Airlie Gardens (67 acres) is a public garden in Wilmington, North Carolina. It was created in 1886 as a private garden, for the Pembroke Jones family by Mrs. Jones, as a lush, flowing, naturalistic Southern garden, with thousands of azaleas, camellias, magnolias, and wisteria. German landscape architect Rudolf Topel, transformed the garden to a picturesque garden.

No Flaws or Blemishes but a gift inscription free endpage.

Folio; 95 pages : illustrations, maps (some color) ; 32 cm. 12.25 in tall.

Title: Airlie: The Garden of Wilmington

Author Name: Block, Susan Taylor

Categories: Southern States - East Coast, A. TRAVEL, GEOGRAPHY & EXPLORATION, Gardens / Gardening, Nature,

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Publisher: Wilmington, NC:, Friesens,: 2001.

ISBN Number: 0971711208

Binding: Hardcover in Dust Jacket.

Book Condition: Near Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket

Type: Book

lb: 4.00 lb

Seller ID: 008920

Keywords: Jones, Pembroke, -- 1858-1919; Airlie Gardens (Wilmington, N.C.) -- History; Mount Lebanon Chapel (St. James Episcopal Church, Wilmington, N.C.),