A Field Guide to American Houses: The Definitive Guide to Identifying and Understanding America’s Domestic Architecture
The fully expanded, updated, and freshly designed second edition of the most comprehensive and widely acclaimed guide to domestic architecture: in print since its original publication in 1984, and acknowledged everywhere as the unmatched, essential guide to American houses.
This revised edition includes a section on neighborhoods; expanded and completely new categories of house styles with photos and descriptions of each; an appendix on “Approaches to Construction in the 20th and 21st Centuries”; an expanded bibliography; and 600 new photographs and line drawings.
“A Field Guide to American Houses” comes recommended by the author of “Restoring Your Historic House”, Scott T. Hanson.
• Author: VIRGINIA McALESTER
• Publisher: Knopf, November 10, 2015
• 880 Pages
• ISBN10: 0375710825
• ISBN13: 978-0375710827