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American Heritage History of Notable American Houses

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The American Heritage History of Notable American Houses. New York: American Heritage Publishing Co., Inc., 1971. Hardcover with dust jacket. 383 pp. A comprehensive history of American houses, from Cape Cod cottages to the mansions of "The 400" to the inventions of today. The book describes the houses' builders, architects, and the skillful carpenters. Thomas Jefferson as a Renaissance man and innovator; Charles Bulfinch, designer of gracious city homes; the Shakers, who built simply; Catherine Beecher, early advocate of easy-to-care-for houses; and Frank Lloyd Wright, the one-man evolution in modern housing. Illustrated with a collection of photographs, historical paintings, drawings, and floor plans of more than 650 in all, 100 in color. NPT Books a division of N.P. Trent Antiques has a large collection of used and out of print books on art, architecture, decoration and antiques with a focus on 1st editions, signed and limited editions.

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    dust jacket show signs of age with minor loss and small repairs
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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 11.25 in. x W 9 in. x D 1.25 in.H 28.58 cm x W 22.86 cm x D 3.18 cm
  • Seller Location
    Kinderhook, NY
  • Seller Reference Number
    NP-762-1st
  • Reference Number
    LU2605110538433
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