The Architecture of Country Houses

The Architecture of Country Houses

Author: Andrew Jackson Downing

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486220031

Category: Architecture

Page: 592

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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.