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Publisher Comments:

The first book published by Ancient City Press, it was written by the late, esteemed Santa Fe architect Lumpkins.

Synopsis:

A major, pioneer work on adobe architecture and the first book published by Ancient City Press. Sketches, plans for 22 adobe homes based on old northern N.M. houses; details 1850s Hispanic doors; introductory history of adobe architecture. New preface on passive solar heating systems, 4 added sets of solar house drawings. Lumpkins, a native New Mexican and Santa Fe architect, has also written Modern Spanish Pueblo Homes and Casa del Sol: Your Guide to Passive Solar House Design.

"...the finest short source for adobe home design" — Book Talk

"... a classic of its kind .... should provide a broad insight into the possibilities for those who may plan to build". — The Santa Fe Reporter

Product Details

ISBN:
9780941270342
Author:
Lumpkins, William
Publisher:
Ancient City Press
Location:
Santa Fe, N.M. :
Subject:
House Plans
Subject:
Domestic
Subject:
Vocational education and industrial arts
Subject:
Solar houses
Subject:
Adobe houses
Subject:
Building, adobe
Subject:
Solar houses -- Southwest, New -- Designs and plans.
Edition Number:
Rev. and enl. ed.
Edition Description:
Revised, Enlarg
Series Volume:
20
Publication Date:
1986
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
viii, 51 p.
Dimensions:
11.00x8.54x.27 in. .45 lbs.

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Product details viii, 51 p. pages Ancient City Press - English 9780941270342 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A major, pioneer work on adobe architecture and the first book published by Ancient City Press. Sketches, plans for 22 adobe homes based on old northern N.M. houses; details 1850s Hispanic doors; introductory history of adobe architecture. New preface on passive solar heating systems, 4 added sets of solar house drawings. Lumpkins, a native New Mexican and Santa Fe architect, has also written Modern Spanish Pueblo Homes and Casa del Sol: Your Guide to Passive Solar House Design.

"...the finest short source for adobe home design" — Book Talk

"... a classic of its kind .... should provide a broad insight into the possibilities for those who may plan to build". — The Santa Fe Reporter

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