Download E-books 101 Classic Homes of the Twenties: Floor Plans and Photographs (Dover Architecture) PDF

Originally released in 1925 by means of the Harris, McHenry & Baker corporation of Elmira, long island, this actual plan publication advertises a hundred and one "modern homes," chosen from numerous thousand submitted designs. selected for cultured attraction in addition to software of association and financial system of development, the homes surround a really notable array of shapes and sizes. Now this meticulous replica of the company's plan e-book deals smooth readers a glance again at those captivating residential houses of the 1920s.
Detailed flooring plans with measurements and an exact photo of the finished living accompany each one version. Designs comprise "The Stratford," a Tudor-style brick-and-stucco domestic with a library and servants' quarters; "The Northcliff," a three-bedroom Dutch colonial with a sunlight parlor; "The Belvedere" and "The Strathmore," beautiful two-family houses; and plenty of others.
Invaluable for restoring apartments reworked long ago, this useful quantity can be of specific curiosity to vendors of homes in-built the Twenties in addition to to restorers and preservationists looking for actual plans.

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