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The Elements of Style: An Encyclopedia of Domestic Architectural Detail / Edition 3

by Stephen Calloway, Elizabeth Cromley, Alan Powers
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1554070791

ISBN-13: 9781554070794

Pub. Date: 09/08/2005

Publisher: Firefly Books, Limited

An easy-to-use reference to 500 years of architectural details and styles -- a comprehensive visual survey, period-by-period, of the styles that affected American and British architecture. Includes detailed drawings.

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An easy-to-use reference to 500 years of architectural details and styles -- a comprehensive visual survey, period-by-period, of the styles that affected American and British architecture. Includes detailed drawings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781554070794
Publisher:
Firefly Books, Limited
Publication date:
09/08/2005
Edition description:
Revised and expanded
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.75(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword by Stephen Calloway

How to Use This Book

A Note on Terminology


Tudor and Jacobean (1485-1625)

by Simon Thurley

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services


Baroque (1625-1714)

by Richard Hewlings

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Metalwork


Early Georgian (1714-1765)

by Stephen Calloway

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Metalwork


Colonial (1607-1780)

by William Macintire

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Metalwork
  • Woodwork


Late Georgian (1765-1811)

by Stephen Jones

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Metalwork


Regency and Early 19th Century (1811-1837)

by StephenCalloway

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Metalwork
  • Woodwork


Federal and Empire (1780-1850)

by Jonathan Poston

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Metalwork
  • Woodwork


British Victorian (1837-1901)

by Robin Wyatt

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Kitchen stoves
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Metalwork
  • Woodwork


American Victorian (1840-1910)

by Thomas Jayne

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Kitchen stoves
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Metalwork
  • Woodwork


Arts and Crafts (1860-1925)

by Stephen Jones

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Metalwork
  • Woodwork


Art Nouveau (1888-1905)

by Margaret Knight

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Metalwork


Edwardian (1901-1914)

by Robin Wyatt

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Kitchen stoves
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Metalwork
  • Woodwork


American Beaux Arts (1870-1920)

by David Reese

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Kitchen stoves
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Metalwork
  • Woodwork


Twenties and Thirties

by Margaret Knight

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Kitchen stoves
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Metalwork
  • Woodwork


The Modern Movement (1920-1950)

by Alan Powers

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Kitchen stoves
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Metalwork
  • Woodwork


Beyond Modern (1950-1975)

by Alan Powers

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Walls
  • Ceilings
  • Floors
  • Fireplaces
  • Kitchens
  • Staircases
  • Built-in furniture
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Woodwork and metalwork


Contemporary Era (1975-present day)

by Alan Powers

  • Introduction
  • Doors
  • Windows
  • Surface Treatments
  • Fireplaces
  • Kitchens
  • Staircases
  • Storage Systems
  • Services
  • Lighting
  • Woodwork and metalwork


British Vernacular

by Anthony Quiney


American Vernacular

by Elizabeth Cromley


Restoration and Maintenance

by Peter Sutton


Biographies

by Valerie Clack


Glossary


Directory of Suppliers

  • British
  • North American


Bibliography

Acknowledgments

Index

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