Holly's Picturesque Country Seats: A Complete Reprint of the 1863 Classic

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Courier Corporation, Jan 1, 1993 - Architecture - 171 pages
Handsome reprint of rare stylebook contains 34 designs for cottages, villas, mansions and other residences, as well as churches, city buildings, and railway stations. Extensive commentary on architectural styles, construction materials, features of each building, cost estimates and more. 36 detailed plates present exterior views, floor plans and before-and-after views.
 

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Contents

SOME ACCOUNT OF THE HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE
1
DESIGN No
30
GATE LODGE
33
DESIGN No 4
35
Vignette OLD HOUSE BEFORE ALTERATION
39
A Swiss COTTAGE
51
FRENCH VILLA
55
HALF TIMBER SHOOTING LODGE
59
THE VILLA
79
DESIGN No 20
82
A SQUARE HOUSE with Wing
83
AN IRREGULAR HOUSE WITH VERANDA ALL ROUND
89
THE MANSION
113
AN OLD ENGLISH VILLA
143
EARLY ENGLISH CHAPEL
161
DESIGN No 3
165

DESIGN No 9
64
A STONE COTTAGE
73

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