SLOANE'S HOMESTEAD ARCHITECTURE; Containing Forty Designs for Villas, Cottages, and Farmhouses... SLOANE'S HOMESTEAD ARCHITECTURE; Containing Forty Designs for Villas, Cottages, and Farmhouses... SLOANE'S HOMESTEAD ARCHITECTURE; Containing Forty Designs for Villas, Cottages, and Farmhouses... SLOANE'S HOMESTEAD ARCHITECTURE; Containing Forty Designs for Villas, Cottages, and Farmhouses...

SLOANE'S HOMESTEAD ARCHITECTURE; Containing Forty Designs for Villas, Cottages, and Farmhouses, with Essays on Style, Construction, Landscape Gardening, Furniture, etc. etc.

Sloane, Samuel

Published by J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, PA, 1861
Condition: VERY GOOD PLUS Hardcover
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Illustrated with upwards of 200 engravings. 355 pp. including one color plate depicting tiles (as called for by Hitchcock). Later printings/editions of 1867 & 1870 have two color plates). Professionally re-backed in brown leather with five raised bands, and gilt stamping. Previous owner's (professionally printed) name taped to front pastedown. Front free endpaper missing a 2.5" x 1.5 chip on edge. Lovely engravings. Light foxing throughout. Quite scarce in the first edition. Articles on site selection, style and construction. Designs and plans for: An Oriental Villa; An Italian Villa; A Farm House; A Suburban Villa; A Picturesque Gothic Cottage; A Bracketed American Cottage; An Irregular Northern Villa; Model Residence for a Physician; A Small Villa in the Pointed Style; A Villa in the Italian Style; A Cottage with Truncated Roof; A Suburban Villa, No. 2; An Irregular Bracketed Country House; Small Decorated Gothic Villa; A Cottage for a Mechanic or Clerk; Bracketed Village Residence; Plain Country House; Model Bracketed Cottage; Plantation Residence; Country House for any Climate; Country Residence in the Gothic Style; Suburban Residence; Cottage in the Rural Gothic Style; Plain Model Cottages; Northern Cottage -- Gothic Style; A Lake or River Villa in the Italian Style; A Large Northern Farm House; Country House - Gothic Style; An Irregular Country House; An Anglo-French Villa; Large Country House, Italian Style; A Picturesque Villa; Anglo-French Villa, No. 2; Cloistered Cottages; Small Bracketed Villa; Residence in the German-Gothic Style; Symmetrical Cottage; and a Workingman's Model Cottage. In addition, there are Ground Plans for: A Double House; A Plain Farm Dwelling; a Carriage House and Stable, as well as an article of embellishment of grounds, and discussion of Terra-Cotta, and furniture. Bookseller Inventory # 62068

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Title: SLOANE'S HOMESTEAD ARCHITECTURE; Containing ...

Publisher: J.B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, PA

Publication Date: 1861

Binding: Leather_bound

Book Condition:VERY GOOD PLUS

Edition: FIRST EDITION.

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