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Town house : architecture and material life in the early American city, 1780-1830 / Bernard L. Herman.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Herman, Bernard L., 1951-
Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture.
Publication
Chapel Hill : Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia, by the University of North Carolina Press
Contents
Urban settings: houses and housing in the early American city -- The merchant family's house -- The burgher's dilemma -- The servants' quarter -- The widow's dower -- The shipwright's lodgings -- A traveler's portmanteau -- A poetical city.
Date
c2005.
Description
xviii, 295 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
0807829919 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780807829912 (cloth : alk. paper)
GUSN
146711
Call Number
Stacks NA7206.H47 2005
Descriptive terms
Architecture 18th century.
Architecture 19th century.
Dwellings Social aspects
Row houses
Places
United States
United States.

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