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Sears House Designs of the Thirties (Dover Books on Architecture)

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Proudly promoting itself as "the largest home building organization in the world," Sears, Roebuck and Company advertised its 1932 products in a handsome catalog that also displayed a full-size replica of Mount Vernon, created from Sears materials for a Paris exposition in 1932. At the heart of the publication were 68 designs for Sears houses, among them such handsome residences as the Belmont, a six-room house with vestibule, breakfast alcove, three bedrooms, and one-and-a-half baths; and the Dover, an English cottage with a massive chimney and unusual roof lines. A useful reference for people interested in preserving homes of this period, this volume will also be welcomed by anyone who relishes a glimpse of America's architectural past.

Synopsis:

This handsome reprint of a rare 1930s catalog displays the interiors and exteriors of Sears-designed homes. Illustrations of 68 houses, including measured floor plans, depict such attractive residences as the Belmont — a six-room house — and the Dover — an English cottage with a massive chimney. Over 200 black-and-white illustrations.

Synopsis:

This handsome reprint of a rare 1930s catalog displays the interiors and exteriors of Sears-designed homes. Illustrations of 68 houses, including measured floor plans, depict such attractive residences as the Belmont—a six-room house with vestibule, breakfast alcove, and one-and-a-half baths—and the Dover—an English cottage with a massive chimney and unusual roof lines. Invaluable to restorationists and people interested in preserving homes of this period, the volume will be welcomed by anyone who relishes a glimpse of America's architectural past. Over 200 black-and-white illustrations.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486429946
Created:
Sears Roebuck and Co
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Created:
Sears Roebuck and Co
Author:
Sears Roebuck and Company
Author:
Sears Roebuck & Co
Author:
Sears, Roebuck
Author:
Sears, Roebuck and Co.
Location:
Mineola, NY
Subject:
Design & Construction
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Architecture, domestic
Subject:
Interior Design - General
Subject:
General Architecture
Subject:
General Architecture
Subject:
Architecture, Domestic -- United States.
Subject:
Sears, roebuck and company
Edition Number:
Dover ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Architecture
Series Volume:
1324
Publication Date:
20031231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
1100x3800

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This handsome reprint of a rare 1930s catalog displays the interiors and exteriors of Sears-designed homes. Illustrations of 68 houses, including measured floor plans, depict such attractive residences as the Belmont — a six-room house — and the Dover — an English cottage with a massive chimney. Over 200 black-and-white illustrations.

"Synopsis" by ,
This handsome reprint of a rare 1930s catalog displays the interiors and exteriors of Sears-designed homes. Illustrations of 68 houses, including measured floor plans, depict such attractive residences as the Belmont—a six-room house with vestibule, breakfast alcove, and one-and-a-half baths—and the Dover—an English cottage with a massive chimney and unusual roof lines. Invaluable to restorationists and people interested in preserving homes of this period, the volume will be welcomed by anyone who relishes a glimpse of America's architectural past. Over 200 black-and-white illustrations.

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