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The Cottage Book

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"The Cottage Book" is a pictorial showcase of cottages throughout the Bay Area: their interiors, surrounding gardens, patios, and pathways, each an oasis of pastoral life hidden within a dense urban fabric. The photographs focus on the details of living in a minimal space, the collections and eccentricities of cottage dwellers, and those stylistic touches that help create ...more
Hardcover, 120 pages
Published October 1st 1989 by Chronicle Books (CA) (first published 1989)
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Jackie C
Nov 28, 2010 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Now that I live in Glen Park, I have a newfound appreciation for this book. It profiles several cottages in the neighborhood here, including a few iconic houses on Laidley Street. I love to walk my dog up here, admire Kotas' work, and enjoy the views that not too many city dwellers know about.
Interesting, very good photography.
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