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Concrete Country Residences: Photographs and Floor Plans of Turn-Of-The-Century Homes (Dover Books on Architecture)

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Publisher Comments:

More than 140 photographs of early-20th-century homes and apartment houses, most of them accompanied by floor plans. Depicted, among others, are over 100 elegant homes built in the suburbs of New York and Boston as well as in Florida, Ohio, Michigan, Rhode Island, and Maine. 58 halftones; 38 black-and-white line illustrations.

Book News Annotation:

This reprint of the 1908 edition put out by the Atlas Portland Cement Company of New York contains the photos and plans of the original volume, along with its brief introductory text on the value of building in concrete. In addition to the survey of grand country homes from Long Island to Los Angeles, there's a short survey of suburban houses in concrete with plans, materials, and estimates. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

Includes: - 1,500 detailed drawings of floor plans, elevations, and perspective views- Designs for villas, farmhouses, town and country places; summer and winter resorts; barns, stables, and carriage houses; and city brick block houses- Fine-lined illustrations of windows, eaves, and other architectural elements

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486427331
Subtitle:
Photographs and Floor Plans of Turn-of-the-Century Homes
Manufactured:
Atlas Portland Cement Co
Manufactured by:
Atlas Portland Cement Co
Manufactured:
Atlas Portland Cement Co
Created by:
Atlas Portland Cement Company
Created:
Atlas Portland Cement Company
Author:
Atlas Portland Cement Company
Author:
Atlas Portland Cement Co
Author:
Atlas Portland Cement Co.
Created:
Atlas Portland Cement Company
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
Mineola, N.Y.
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Domestic
Subject:
Concrete houses.
Subject:
General Architecture
Subject:
General Architecture
Subject:
Residential
Subject:
Buildings - Residential
Subject:
Concrete houses - United States
Subject:
Architecture-Houses
Edition Number:
Dover ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Architecture
Series Volume:
no. 18
Publication Date:
20030523
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Illustrations:
58ht, 38 line
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
12.25 x 9.38 in 1.35 lb

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Concrete Country Residences: Photographs and Floor Plans of Turn-Of-The-Century Homes (Dover Books on Architecture)
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"Synopsis" by , Includes: - 1,500 detailed drawings of floor plans, elevations, and perspective views- Designs for villas, farmhouses, town and country places; summer and winter resorts; barns, stables, and carriage houses; and city brick block houses- Fine-lined illustrations of windows, eaves, and other architectural elements
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