The Abrams Guide to American House Styles

Morgan, William (Book - 2004)
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The Abrams Guide to American House Styles

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This compact, easily accessible guide, the only book of its kind with all color photography, makes the identification of house styles a breeze. Each style is described by a Pulitzer Prize-nominated architectural historian, in a short historical summary, alongside a list of its distinguishing features.
Authors: Morgan, William, 1944-
Title: The Abrams guide to American house styles
Publisher: New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2004
Characteristics: 424 p. :,chiefly ill. (chiefly col.) ;,23 cm
Statement of Responsibility: by William Morgan ; photography by Radek Kurzaj ; drawings and glossary by Ned Pratt ; edited by Richard Olsen
Additional Contributors: Kurzaj, Radek 1976-
Pratt, Ned 1964-
Alternate Title: American house styles
ISBN: 0810949431
Branch Call Number: 728.37 M849a 2004
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 421) and index
Subject Headings: Architecture, Domestic United States
Topical Term: Architecture, Domestic
LCCN: 2004000111
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A useful American house design encyclopedia, with brief descriptions of major historical architectural styles. Richly illustrated with full-color photographs.

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