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The Resource 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 ; revised and expanded from the original edition written by Virginia and Lee McAlester ; with drawings by Lauren Jarrett and model house drawings by Juan Rodriguez-Arnaiz

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 ; revised and expanded from the original edition written by Virginia and Lee McAlester ; with drawings by Lauren Jarrett and model house drawings by Juan Rodriguez-Arnaiz

Label
A field guide to American houses : the definitive guide to identifying and understanding America's domestic architecture
Title
A field guide to American houses
Title remainder
the definitive guide to identifying and understanding America's domestic architecture
Statement of responsibility
Virginia Savage McAlester ; with drawings by Suzanne Patton Matty and photographs by Steve Clicque ; revised and expanded from the original edition written by Virginia and Lee McAlester ; with drawings by Lauren Jarrett and model house drawings by Juan Rodriguez-Arnaiz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A comprehensive guide to domestic architecture. Focusing on dwellings in urban and suburban neighborhoods and rural locations all across the continental United States, this guide provides in-depth information on the essentials, with facts and frames of reference that will enable you to look in a fresh way at the houses around you
Dewey number
728.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA7205
LC item number
.M35 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
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 ; revised and expanded from the original edition written by Virginia and Lee McAlester ; with drawings by Lauren Jarrett and model house drawings by Juan Rodriguez-Arnaiz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 773-814) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Looking at American houses -- Folk houses -- Colonial houses (1600-1820) -- Romantic houses (1820-1880) -- Victorian houses (1860-1900) -- Eclectic houses (1880-1940) -- French period houses -- Mediterranean and Spanish period houses -- Modern houses (1900-present) -- Mainstream modern -- Styled houses since 1935 -- Appendix. Approaches to construction in the 20th and 21st centuries
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xxv, 848 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781400043590
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013018432
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations, map, charts, plans, photographs
Label
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 ; revised and expanded from the original edition written by Virginia and Lee McAlester ; with drawings by Lauren Jarrett and model house drawings by Juan Rodriguez-Arnaiz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 773-814) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Looking at American houses -- Folk houses -- Colonial houses (1600-1820) -- Romantic houses (1820-1880) -- Victorian houses (1860-1900) -- Eclectic houses (1880-1940) -- French period houses -- Mediterranean and Spanish period houses -- Modern houses (1900-present) -- Mainstream modern -- Styled houses since 1935 -- Appendix. Approaches to construction in the 20th and 21st centuries
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xxv, 848 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781400043590
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013018432
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations, map, charts, plans, photographs

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