Note book on the parks, gardens, recreation grounds and open spaces of London
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Published by Printed by Truscott in London .
Written in English


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Statementcompiled under the direction of Lieutenant-Colonel Sexby.
The Physical Object
Pagination66 p. ;
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20077571M

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London parks and open spaces. Notes on the acquisition, history and maintenance of the parks, gardens, recreation grounds and open spaces under the control of the Council; together with notes descriptive of the various places and on technical matters by Lieut.-Col. J.J. Sexby, V.D., chief officer of the Council's Parks Department. Buy Municipal Parks, Gardens, and Open Spaces of London (): Their History and Associations: NHBS - John James Sexby, Cambridge University Press. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sexby, J. J. (John James) Municipal parks, gardens and open spaces of London. London, E. Stock, (OCoLC) Book Description The long-term development of public green spaces such as parks, public gardens, and recreation grounds in London during the twentieth century is a curiously neglected subject, despite the fact that various kinds of green spaces cover huge areas in cities in the UK today.

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