St Louis and University of Missouri Press 1986
304pp with over 250 b/w photographs, maps and plans throughout. Cloth vg indeed in dw, similar with very light shelf-wear in protective glassine. Founded in the 1870s, the park was the site of the 1904 World's Fair, and played host to festivals and concerts throughout the 20th century. This is a beautifully illustrated account of its history, showing how this important civic landscape has been shaped by time and the needs of the city, combining conservation and innovation. Dedication copy signed by both authors.