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"Modern American Houses" is a fifty year compilation of the best and most important houses featured in the magazine. Some of the featured homes are stunning and are examples of the best in American architecture.
Most of the homes featured are not especially remarkable and a few homes border on the grotesque. The value of this book is historical/5(5).
As a collection of homes -- mostly from the Chicago area from the first two decades of the 20th century -- this book is a wonderful piece of architectural history. At the time of its original publication, it became a pattern book for contractors and a source of ideas for architects across the United States and beyond.5/5(1).
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About A Field Guide to American Houses (Revised). For the house lover and the curious tourist, for the house buyer and the weekend stroller, for neighborhood preservation groups and for all who want to know more about their community — here, at last, is a book that makes it both easy and pleasurable to identify the various styles and periods of American domestic architecture.
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