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The Architecture of Country Houses

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Throughout the early Victorian period American domestic architecture was dominated by the ideas and designs of Andrew Jackson Downing who emphasized function, convenience, and concord with the environment. This volume forms his most important work. 321 figures. 33 architectural designs. Introduction.
Paperback, 484 pages
Published June 1st 1969 by Dover Publications (first published 1850)
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