California Bungalows of the Twenties

California Bungalows of the Twenties

Reprint of rare architects' catalog includes elevations, floor plans, interior sketches for dozens of authentic bungalow designs. Detailed descriptions of special features, dimensions, costs, etc. 231 black-and-white illustrations.

Beautiful Bungalows of the Twenties

Beautiful Bungalows of the Twenties

More than 45 bungalows — from a charming residence for a small family to a chalet in Los Angeles. Includes exterior and interior views, floor plans, elevations, and details. 43 double-page spreads of illustrations.

Plantation Houses and Mansions of the Old South

Plantation Houses and Mansions of the Old South

DIVRich survey ranges from pioneer cabins to French Provincial and Neoclassic revivals. Extensive commentary on each building, with over 100 detailed illustrations, including 36 floor plans. Bibliography. /div

The Colonial Architecture of Salem

The Colonial Architecture of Salem

Profusely illustrated study offers chronological view of Salem architecture from 1626 to 1818. Detailed descriptions and more than 250 rare illustrations of over 100 buildings — House of the Seven Gables, the Witch House, more.

Classic Modern Homes of the Thirties

64 Designs by Neutra, Gropius, Breuer, Stone and Others

Classic Modern Homes of the Thirties

Splendid pictorial record of architectural style strongly influenced by Bauhaus movement. Over 300 illustrations show interiors, exteriors. Details on construction, site, cost, more.

French Architectural Ornament

From Versailles, Fontainebleau and Other Palaces

French Architectural Ornament

Take a visual tour through salons, war rooms, and ballrooms in this illustrated survey, with decorative elements from doors, walls, fireplaces, cabinets, consoles, and friezes. 61 color and 100 black-and-white illustrations.

My Father, Frank Lloyd Wright

My Father, Frank Lloyd Wright

Charming memoir, by his son, of Wright as genius, father, and family man. The book also includes the complete text of William C. Gannet's The House Beautiful, a work designed by Wright. 10 halftones.

90 Houses of the Twenties

Cottages, Bungalows and Colonials

90 Houses of the Twenties

This outstanding house plan catalog from a prominent Midwestern builder was issued in 1929. Full-color, beautifully realistic illustrations of colonials, bungalows, duplexes, and more are accompanied by floor plans and detailed descriptions of interiors.

Gibbs' Book of Architecture

An Eighteenth-Century Classic

Gibbs' Book of Architecture

Gibbs's legendary 1728 folio includes perspectives and blueprints for such magnificent commissions as London's St. Martin in the Fields; the Senate House of the University of Cambridge; plus fine drawings of marble cisterns, iron gates, funeral monuments, and more.

117 House Designs of the Twenties

117 House Designs of the Twenties

A reprint of a rare architect's catalog of 1923, presenting a full range of typical home designs of the period. Photographs, floor plans, and full descriptions of interior and exterior detailing. 345 black-and-white illustrations.