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Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, Royal Gardener: place making in northern Europe

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Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, Royal Gardener : place making in northern Europe. / Finch, Jonathan Cedric (Editor); Woudstra, Jan (Editor).

White Rose University Consortium, 2019.

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Finch, JC & Woudstra, J (eds) 2019, Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, Royal Gardener: place making in northern Europe. White Rose University Consortium.

APA

Finch, J. C., & Woudstra, J. (Eds.) (Accepted/In press). Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, Royal Gardener: place making in northern Europe. White Rose University Consortium.

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Finch JC, (ed.), Woudstra J, (ed.). Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, Royal Gardener: place making in northern Europe. White Rose University Consortium, 2019.

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Finch, Jonathan Cedric (Editor) ; Woudstra, Jan (Editor). / Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, Royal Gardener : place making in northern Europe. White Rose University Consortium, 2019.

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