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Domestic Architecture Of The Colonies And Of The Early Republic

Fiske Kimball

""Domestic Architecture of the Colonies and of the Early Republic"" by Fiske Kimball is a comprehensive study of the architecture of residential buildings in the American colonies and the early years of the United States. The book covers the period from the 17th century to the early 19th century and includes detailed descriptions of the various styles and features of colonial and early republic homes. The author provides a historical context for the development of American domestic architecture and discusses the influences of European styles on the design and construction of homes in the colonies. The book is illustrated with numerous photographs, drawings, and floor plans of colonial and early republic homes, providing readers with a visual understanding of the various architectural styles and features. Kimball also discusses the social and cultural significance of domestic architecture during this period, highlighting the ways in which homes reflected the values, lifestyles, and aspirations of their owners. The book is a valuable resource for anyone interested in the history of American architecture, as well as for architects, designers, and homeowners seeking inspiration for their own homes.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 26th, 2006
  • Pages: 336
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 11.00in - 8.25in - 0.70in - 1.67lb
  • EAN: 9781428615625
  • Categories: ReferenceBuildings - ReligiousMethods & Materials