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The American house / by Mary Mix Foley ; drawings by Madelaine Thatcher ; foreword by James Marston Fitch.

; Thatcher, Madelaine
1st ed.. New York : Harper and Row, [1980] .
ISBN 9780060112967, 0060112964

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
NA7205 .F64 1980 Available Request
Visual Arts Collection (N-NX,TR) Lower Level
NA7205 .F64 Available Request
Mullen Library stacks Folios
NA7205 .F6 Available Request
Van Ness stacks
NA 7205 .F64 1980 Available Request
Other Authors Thatcher, Madelaine.
Subjects Architecture domestique -- États-Unis.
Architecture, Domestic -- United States.
Architecture, Domestic.
United States.
Description 299 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Copyright Date [1980]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary More than three hundred historically accurate line drawings, some with floor plans and interiors, highlight this concise, informative guide to the style and history of American houses from pre-Revolutionary days to the present.
Contents The Medieval echo : An English tradition ; A Dutch tradition ; The log tradition and the pioneer house ; A German tradition ; A French tradition ; A Spanish tradition -- The classic period : The Georgian period ; The federal period ; The Greek revival -- The Victorian age : The romantic revivals ; The Mansardic and Stick styles ; The surface styles -- An American renaissance : The Beaux Arts palaces ; The traditional styles -- The modern house : The American innovators ; The international style ; The shifting scene.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5953325
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Foley, Mary Mix.
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