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Author McAlester, Virginia, 1943- author.

Title A field guide to American houses : the definitive guide to identifying and understanding America's domestic architecture / Virginia Savage McAlester ; with drawings by Suzanne Patton Matty and photographs by Steve Clicque.

Publication Info. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2015.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  728.0973 MCA    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Roscoe Adult Non-Fiction - NSRY-11  728.0973 MCA    AVAILABLE
 Wilmington PL Adult Non Fiction - WLBB-2  728.0973 MCA    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  728 MCA    DUE 02-20-23
Edition Second edition ; paperback edition.
Description xxv, 848 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "The best-selling classic by Virgina and Lee McAlester now revised and expanded to include homes built after 1940 and a new section on how to 'read' a neighborhood."--Cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references (pages 791-814) and index.
Contents Look at American Houses -- Folk Houses -- Colonial Houses (1600-1820) -- Romantic Houses (1820-1880) -- Victorian Houses (1860-1900) -- Electric Houses (1880-1940) -- Modern Houses (1900-present) -- Styled Houses Since 1935 -- Appendix.
Subject Architecture, Domestic -- United States -- Guidebooks.
United States -- Guidebooks.
Added Author Matty, Suzanne Patton, illustrator.
Clicque, Steve, photographer.
ISBN 0375710825
9780375710827 (paperback)

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