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The Resource Celebrating the American home : 50 great houses from 50 American architects, Joanne Kellar Bouknight

Celebrating the American home : 50 great houses from 50 American architects, Joanne Kellar Bouknight

Label
Celebrating the American home : 50 great houses from 50 American architects
Title
Celebrating the American home
Title remainder
50 great houses from 50 American architects
Statement of responsibility
Joanne Kellar Bouknight
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bouknight, Joanne Kellar
Dewey number
728/.37/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • NA7208
  • NA7208
LC item number
  • .B67 2005
  • .B67 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architect-designed houses
  • Architecture
  • Architecture
Label
Celebrating the American home : 50 great houses from 50 American architects, Joanne Kellar Bouknight
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
What makes a great American home? -- A traditional house with modern compsoure -- Shipshape on Martha's Vineyard -- A timber frame redressed -- A cottage takes root in Maine -- Cool, calm, and composed -- A seaside house bares its bones -- Easy on the earth, easy on the eyes -- A classical perspective on a romantic setting -- Treading lightly on the dunes -- A house of the woods -- Recreating the past at water's edge -- A house in tune -- A comfortable fit on the New England coast -- Give and take revives a Connecticut cape -- A study in contrast -- Two into one -- A new farmhouse takes its place in history -- Courting quiet with geometric harmony -- Catch the breeze, renew the spirit -- In response to the climate -- A serene retreat -- Local color infuses a modern house -- Pueblo and Spanish influences shape a hillside house -- A timeless farmhouse -- Small footprint but tall in stature -- Townhouse transformation -- A clear field of vision -- New house with an ageless soul -- Cube with a view -- Canadias boathouse -- Wright-inspired ranch -- Riverside, shingle style -- Style and delight on a budget -- A compostion in balance, light, and craft -- Rambling farmhouse -- An island retreat open to the future -- Fortified against wind but open to view -- New house, venerable design -- A palette of design elements shapes a lively house -- A delicate balance -- All about the roof -- A big house thinks small -- Rural shapes, uptown details -- A well-crafted cottage -- Weaving house into landscape -- A craftsman bunglaow pays homage to its forebears -- Earth, sky, and water -- A childhood home reborn -- Summer camp, all year long -- Tiny cottages with a generous outlook -- John Connell -- Duo Dickinson -- Jeremiah Eck -- Architects and designers
Control code
ocm57344133
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
236 p.
Isbn
9781561587612
Lccn
2004030744
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Stock number
1240214
Label
Celebrating the American home : 50 great houses from 50 American architects, Joanne Kellar Bouknight
Publication
Contents
What makes a great American home? -- A traditional house with modern compsoure -- Shipshape on Martha's Vineyard -- A timber frame redressed -- A cottage takes root in Maine -- Cool, calm, and composed -- A seaside house bares its bones -- Easy on the earth, easy on the eyes -- A classical perspective on a romantic setting -- Treading lightly on the dunes -- A house of the woods -- Recreating the past at water's edge -- A house in tune -- A comfortable fit on the New England coast -- Give and take revives a Connecticut cape -- A study in contrast -- Two into one -- A new farmhouse takes its place in history -- Courting quiet with geometric harmony -- Catch the breeze, renew the spirit -- In response to the climate -- A serene retreat -- Local color infuses a modern house -- Pueblo and Spanish influences shape a hillside house -- A timeless farmhouse -- Small footprint but tall in stature -- Townhouse transformation -- A clear field of vision -- New house with an ageless soul -- Cube with a view -- Canadias boathouse -- Wright-inspired ranch -- Riverside, shingle style -- Style and delight on a budget -- A compostion in balance, light, and craft -- Rambling farmhouse -- An island retreat open to the future -- Fortified against wind but open to view -- New house, venerable design -- A palette of design elements shapes a lively house -- A delicate balance -- All about the roof -- A big house thinks small -- Rural shapes, uptown details -- A well-crafted cottage -- Weaving house into landscape -- A craftsman bunglaow pays homage to its forebears -- Earth, sky, and water -- A childhood home reborn -- Summer camp, all year long -- Tiny cottages with a generous outlook -- John Connell -- Duo Dickinson -- Jeremiah Eck -- Architects and designers
Control code
ocm57344133
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
236 p.
Isbn
9781561587612
Lccn
2004030744
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Stock number
1240214

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