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Publisher Comments:

This fascinating book, a reprint of a rare catalog of prefabricated houses from 1923, reveals in detail the types of design offered to those in the market for a new home in the 1920s. Each of the 117 homes is shown in a large frontal illustration with floor plans of the first and second floors. The specifics of plumbing, heating and lighting are included in a special section at the back of the book.

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Reprint of the Gordon-Van Tine Co. catalog of pre-cut homes. Includes myriad illustrations. Fun and of historical value.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

A reprint of a rare architect's catalog of 1923, presenting a full range of typical home designs of the period. Photographs, floor plans, and full descriptions of interior and exterior detailing. 345 black-and-white illustrations.

Synopsis:

A reprint of a rare architect's catalog of 1923, presenting a full range of home designs, from bungalows and cottages to larger, more formal dwellings, in photographs, floor plans and descriptions of interior and exterior detailing. Fascinating reading, and ideal as a reference for architects, architectural and social historians. 345 black-and-white illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486269597
Author:
Gordon-Van Tine Co
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Gordon-Van Tine Co
Author:
Gordon-Van Tine Co.
Location:
Philadelphia :
Subject:
Design & Construction
Subject:
Construction & Construction Trades
Subject:
Domestic
Subject:
20th century
Subject:
Architecture
Subject:
Architecture, modern
Subject:
Buildings, prefabricated
Subject:
Prefabricated houses
Subject:
Architecture, Modern -- 20th century -- United States.
Subject:
General Architecture
Subject:
General Architecture
Subject:
Residential
Subject:
History
Subject:
Buildings - Residential
Subject:
Architecture -- United States -- History.
Subject:
Prefabricated houses -- United States.
Subject:
Home Construction-General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Architecture
Series Volume:
145
Publication Date:
19920131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
11 x 8.38 in 1.05 lb

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A reprint of a rare architect's catalog of 1923, presenting a full range of typical home designs of the period. Photographs, floor plans, and full descriptions of interior and exterior detailing. 345 black-and-white illustrations.

"Synopsis" by ,
A reprint of a rare architect's catalog of 1923, presenting a full range of home designs, from bungalows and cottages to larger, more formal dwellings, in photographs, floor plans and descriptions of interior and exterior detailing. Fascinating reading, and ideal as a reference for architects, architectural and social historians. 345 black-and-white illustrations.

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