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Pioneering book, profusely illustrated with 219 photographs, floor plans, drawings, and elevations, presents a detailed, comprehensive history of the evolution of American domestic architecture from 1620 to 1825. Detailed discussions of early shelters at Jamestown and Plymouth, pre-Revolutionary homes in the 18th century, and the rise of an independent American architectural style.

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This reprint of the 1922 edition is based upon a series of lectures given by Kimball in 1920 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The volume covers American domestic architecture from 1620 to 1825 in all of the states formerly ruled by England. The text is accompanied throughout by over 200 black and white photographs and illustrations.
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Detailed, comprehensive history of the evolution of American domestic architecture from 1620 to 1825, with 219 photographs, floor plans, drawings, and elevations. Authoritative, scholarly, and highly readable.

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ISBN:
9780486417059
Author:
Kimball, Fiske
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Kimball, Fiske
Location:
Mineola, NY
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Domestic
Subject:
U.S. Architecture - General
Subject:
Architecture, domestic
Subject:
Historic buildings
Subject:
Architecture, colonial
Subject:
General Architecture
Subject:
General Architecture
Subject:
History : General
Subject:
Residential
Subject:
Buildings - Residential
Subject:
Architecture, Domestic -- United States.
Subject:
Architecture, Colonial -- United States.
Subject:
Architecture-Houses
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Architecture
Series Volume:
1966
Publication Date:
20010631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
314
Dimensions:
11 x 8.13 in 2 lb

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Detailed, comprehensive history of the evolution of American domestic architecture from 1620 to 1825, with 219 photographs, floor plans, drawings, and elevations. Authoritative, scholarly, and highly readable.

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