Victorian Dwellings for Village and Country
Reprint of rare catalog includes floor plans and elevations for 35 different residences, from a one-story seaside summer cottage ($700) to a five-story villa with over 15 rooms, furnace, gas, and "speaking tubes" ($10,000). Invaluable to preservationists, home restorers and anyone intrigued by social and economic aspects of late-Victorian life. 149 illustrations.
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$3 per keg $9 per sq 11 windows 300 wall strips architect ARCHITECTURE bath room Beams blue stone building bunches shingles CAST-IRON ARCHITECTURE cellar complete chimneys closets doors complete excavation at 25c first-class work add flooring at 5c foundation and chim FRONT ELEVATION Girder hard woods Henry Hope Reed Hips Incidentals included above 400.00 joists at 18c kegs nails kitchen Labor not included lath at 6c main hall mantels complete nails at $3 neys complete number of feet Painting complete paper at 4c parlor plastering complete Plates plete porch Practical estimate principal rooms Range and plumbing Ridge roof second story sheathing at 18c shingles at $1.50 shingling lath SIDE TO RIGHT sill 4x9 squares slate complete stairs complete strips at 13c stucco work complete timber at $30 TIMBER BILL timber complete tin work complete Total number Verandas and balconies water tables windows complete windows elsewhere complete