By Rogers & Manson
When Brickbuilder, an early 20th-century alternate book, subsidized a tremendous national festival for bungalow designs, over six hundred drawings have been submitted through architects and draftsmen from round the state. This e-book, reprinted from a unprecedented catalog released in 1912, comprises the a hundred successful entries from that occasion. the contest had vital standards: the vital development fabric was once to be brick, and the whole rate — particular of the land — will be approximately $3,000.
The successful designs got here from all around the usa and mirrored a various diversity of tastes and types — from a single-floor, tile-roof hacienda to an difficult thatched-roof English cottage, whole with ornamental brickwork and a semicircular external wall. all the a hundred beautifully rendered plates indicates the home in point of view and gives flooring plans, a few panorama making plans, and an itemized checklist of building costs.
An crucial reference ebook for restorers of interval houses, historians, scholars, and fans of yank household structure, this attention-grabbing publication additionally bargains browsers an interesting glimpse of homes that also seem in numerous components around the country.
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