By Rogers & Manson
When Brickbuilder, an early 20th-century alternate booklet, backed a massive national pageant for bungalow designs, over six hundred drawings have been submitted via architects and draftsmen from round the kingdom. 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 central development fabric used to be to be brick, and the full rate — specific of the land — will be approximately $3,000.
The profitable designs got here from all around the usa and mirrored a various variety of tastes and types — from a single-floor, tile-roof hacienda to an complicated thatched-roof English cottage, entire with ornamental brickwork and a semicircular external wall. all of the a hundred fantastically rendered plates indicates the home in point of view and gives ground plans, a few panorama making plans, and an itemized checklist of building costs.
An crucial reference publication for restorers of interval houses, historians, scholars, and fans of yankee family structure, this interesting e-book additionally bargains browsers an enjoyable glimpse of homes that also look in numerous parts around the country.
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100 Turn-of-the-Century Brick Bungalows with Floor Plans (Dover Architecture) by Rogers & Manson