What style is it?: a guide to American architecture
Preservation Press, 1983 - Architecture - 112 pages
What Style Is It? introduces readers to the characteristics of such historical architectural styles as Gothic Revival, Richardsonian Romanesque, Art Deco, and Prairie School. An American Bookseller Association Basic Book.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - datrappert - LibraryThing
Not as interesting as guides to whole buildings, but if you need to remember what a quoin is, here's your ideal reference book. Nice, sort of pocket size, with great illustrations. Recommended for any architecture buff. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ivan.frade - LibraryThing
Short and plenty of images, this is a very good introduction to the american architecture. Its brevity is the good and bad side. More discussion in some buildings would be welcome, because their ... Read full review