A Field Guide to American Houses (Revised): The Definitive Guide to Identifying and Understanding America's Domestic Architecture
Author: Virginia Savage McAlester
Brand: McAlester Virginia Savage
Edition: Expanded, Revised
- A Field Guide to American Houses Revised The Definitive Guide to Identifying and Understanding America s Domestic Architecture
Number Of Pages: 880
Release Date: 2015-11-10
Details: Now in paperback: the fully expanded, updated, and freshly designed second edition of the most comprehensive and widely acclaimed guide to domestic architecture: in print since its original publication in 1984, and acknowledged everywhere as the unmatched, essential guide to American houses.
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.