A field guide to American houses : the definitive guide to identifying and understanding America's domestic architecture / Virginia Savage McAlester ; with drawings by Suzanne Patton Matty and photographs by Steve Clicque.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Brownstown Public Library - Brownstown||728.097 M114 (Text)||79361000095329||Adult Nonfiction - Gardening, House & Home||Available||-|
|Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon||728 MCAL (Text)||34330513002130||Adult - Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library||728.0973 McAleste (Text)||31208911605543||non-fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780375710827
- ISBN: 0375710825
- Physical Description: xxv, 848 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
- Edition: Second edition ; paperback edition.
- Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2015.
|General Note:|| "The best-selling classic by Virgina and Lee McAlester now revised and expanded to include homes built after 1940 and a new section on how to 'read' a neighborhood."--Cover.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographic references (pages 773-814) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Look at American Houses -- Folk Houses -- Colonial Houses (1600-1820) -- Romantic Houses (1820-1880) -- Victorian Houses (1860-1900) -- Electric Houses (1880-1940) -- Modern Houses (1900-present) -- Styled Houses Since 1935 -- Appendix.
|Summary, etc.:|| This revised edition includes a section on neighborhoods; expanded and completely new categories of house styles with photos and descriptions of each; an appendix on "Approaches to Construction in the 20th and 21st Centuries"; an expanded bibliography; and 600 new photographs and line drawings.
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