DESIGNS FOR OUTDOOR LIVING. By Margaret Olthof Goldsmith. 1941, hardcover, 7.25x10.25", 358 pages.
Great 40s modern home landscaping book. Loaded with great ideas for mid century modern indoor/outdoor living by famous architects and designers. Features many b&w photographs of designs by Eugene Schoen, William Wilson Wurster, Richard J. Neutra, H. Roy Kelley, Edward D. Stone, Carl Koch, William Lescaze, Kenneth Day, Harwell Hamilton Harris for John Entenza, Garrett Eckbo, Frank Lloyd Wright and more.
Contents: outdoor rooms the patio idea, porches, terraces, entrances, small backyard, childrens play areas, adult recreational areas, swimming pools, grills, outdoor dining, plantings, water in the landscape, plant lists, and more.