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What style is it? :a guide to American architecture /by John C. Poppeliers, S. Allen Chambers, Jr. ; Historic American Buildings Survey.

Collection Type
Books
Variant Title
Guide to American architecture
Originator
Chambers, S. Allen.
Historic American Buildings Survey.
Poppeliers, John C.
Publication
New York : John Wiley
Contents
Early Colonial -- Georgian -- Spanish Colonial -- Federal -- Neoclassical -- Jeffersonian -- Greek Revival -- Gothic Revival -- Romanesque Revival -- Italianate -- Exotic Revivals -- Second Empire -- Stick Style -- Queen Anne -- Shingle Style -- Richardsonian Romanesque -- Rustic -- Beaux-Arts -- Classical Revival -- Chicago School -- Bungalows -- Prairie Style -- Period Houses -- Art Deco -- International Style -- Coda.
Date
2003.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Description
Architectural style is defined as a definite type of architecture, distinguished by special characteristics of structure and ornament. This short reference provides examples of how pure styles vary by geographic region across the US.
ix, 152 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Notes
Gift of Stephen Kharfen, 2010.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 140-143) and index.
ISBN
0471250368 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780471250364 (pbk. : alk. paper)
GUSN
225942
Call Number
Stacks NA705.P6 2003
Descriptive terms
Architecture
Architektur.
Baustil.
Fèuhrer.
Places
USA.
United States.

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