By Rogers & Manson
When Brickbuilder, an early 20th-century alternate ebook, backed an incredible national pageant for bungalow designs, over six hundred drawings have been submitted through architects and draftsmen from round the state. This publication, reprinted from a unprecedented catalog released in 1912, comprises the a hundred profitable entries from that occasion. the contest had vital standards: the significant development fabric used to be to be brick, and the entire expense — specific of the land — will be approximately $3,000.
The successful designs got here from everywhere in the usa and mirrored a various diversity of tastes and kinds — from a single-floor, tile-roof hacienda to an tricky thatched-roof English cottage, whole with ornamental brickwork and a semicircular external wall. all of the a hundred beautifully rendered plates indicates the home in viewpoint and offers ground 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 fanatics of yank household structure, this interesting e-book additionally deals browsers an interesting glimpse of homes that also look in numerous parts around the country.
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