The Architect and the American Country House, 1890-1940 (Hardcover)
by Mark Alan Hewit
Wealthy Americans began building opulent country estates in the late 1880s and continued to do so for the next fifty years. In this beautifully illustrated and informative book, we view the breadth and aesthetic vitality of these American country houses through the expert eye of a practicing architect. 250 black-and-white illustrations; 60 color plates.
Hardcover: 304 pages
Publisher: Yale University Press (September 26, 1990)
Product Dimensions: 12.3 x 10.2 x 1.2 inches