Early American Architecture: From the First Colonial Settlements to the National Period

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Courier Corporation, 1952 - Architecture - 619 pages
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Hailed as "a model of scholarship" by the Saturday Review, this˙comprehensive survey of domestic and public architecture ranges from early settlers' primitive cabins˙to Greek Revival mansions of the early 1800s. Nearly 500 illustrations complement the text, praised by˙The New York Times˙as "entertaining, vigorous, and clearly written."

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Morrison was a member of the faculty of Dartmouth College from 1932 until 1978. He graduated from Dartmouth, did graduate work at Princeton University, and became an instructor of art history at the University of Chicago in 1928.

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