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Stickley, Gustav, 1858-1942. / Craftsman homes
(1909)

The natural garden: some things that can be done when nature is followed instead of thwarted,   pp. 113-118


Page 114

A FLIGHT OF STEPS WHICH HAVE BEEN CUT OUT FROM     THE SIDE OF A HILL AND
REINFORCED WITH HEAVY BOARDS
ROUNDED AT THE EDGE.   THE CURVING LINE OF THE STEPS, WHICH CONFORMS TO THE
CONTOUR OF THE HILL AND
THE DRAPERY OF VINES AND NATURAL UNDERGROWTH ThAT COVERS THE RUSTIC RAILING
ON EITHER SIDE GIVES
TO THIS APPROACH A RARE AND COMPELLING CHARM.
                                                  114
PnHished in The Craftsman, Jnne,  1908.


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