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The anatomy of treehouses : new buildings from an old tradition / Jane Field-Lewis.

Field-Lewis, Jane, (author.).

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Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville 643.55 FIELD (Text) 34706001594375 Non-Fiction 600-699 Checked out 05/02/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781423648772
  • ISBN: 1423648773
  • Physical Description: 223 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Layton, Utah : Gibbs Smith, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published: London: Pavilion, 2018.
Formatted Contents Note:
The woodman: Blackberry Wood Treehouse ; Family Treehouse ; Aircastle ; Woodland Writer's Retreat ; The Woodsman's Treehouse ; Treehouse @ The Wood -- The dreamer: Kudhva ; Crane 29 ; The Dormouse Nest ; Free Spirit Spheres ; Hemloft -- The escapist: Treehouse at Son Net Hotel ; Château Valmer ; The Garison Treehouse ; Apple Headquarters ; Sky Den -- The designer: Urban Treehouse ; Healdsburg Treehouse ; Inhabit, NY ; Hofer Pavilion ; Treehouse H06 ; The Fincube ; Mirror Cube Treehouse -- The craftsman: Uplands Treehouse ; The Treehouse at the Lodge on Loch Goil ; Bower Treehouse ; Bear Crek Studios -- The thinker: Outlandia ; Writer's Hut on Stilts ; Wee Studio Wooden Huts ; A Separate Place -- The inspired: Paarman Treehouse ; Half a Treehouse ; House in the Orchard ; Sleipnir Spiken ; The Bird's Nest ; Garden Treehouse ; The Dovecote.
Summary, etc.:
Classy and quirky treehouses from around the world. The treehouse in its most simple and fundamental form enables us to escape from the everyday pressures of modern life and feel closer to nature. It can also be an architectural wonder, showcasing the most creative of small space design, and used for businesses from restaurants to yoga retreats and sustainable housing solutions. This beautiful book shows how the treehouse can be many things: from simple structures in tiny backyards to modern geodesic forms strung high up above the treeline. There is something magical about treehouseswhatever your age. There are treehouses with woodburning stoves, some with four-poster beds, some with elevated walkways obscured by the canopy of trees above. Then there are the handmade simple structures using recycled materials and the branches of the trees for both internal and external support and design. The Anatomy of Treehouses offers both visual inspiration and stories behind the creation of these treehouses. Details on the plan, structure, materials and decoration, color palette and texture, and style notes bring the stories to life.$cProvided by amazon.com.
Subject: Tree houses.
Tree houses > Design and construction.
GARDENING / Garden Furnishings.
Genre: Nonfiction.

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