In the Victorian Style

In the Victorian Style

by Randolph Delehanty
     
 

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Richly illustrated with more than 150 full-color photographs, 'In the Victorian Style' is not only the definitive source book for architects, designers, decorators, and owners of Victorian houses everywhere, but a compelling look at the historical and cultural environment that shaped this unique style.

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Richly illustrated with more than 150 full-color photographs, 'In the Victorian Style' is not only the definitive source book for architects, designers, decorators, and owners of Victorian houses everywhere, but a compelling look at the historical and cultural environment that shaped this unique style.

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A comprehensive homage to the eloquence and endurance of San Francisco's Victorian architecture, that encompasses both urban and architectural history, as well as a room-by-room tour of Victorian interiors, the building and servicing of a Victorian home, and how residents today are modifying the adaptable structures. Exceptional color photographs throughout. 91/4x121/4". Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780877017509
Publisher:
Chronicle Books LLC
Publication date:
02/29/2000
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
9.32(w) x 12.28(h) x 0.91(d)

Meet the Author

Randolph Delehanty has written over a dozen books including San Francisco Victorians (0-8118-2771-2) and Randolph Delehanty s Ultimate Guide to New Orleans (0-8118-0870-X), which explores the Big Easy with a dozen walking tours. He lives in San Francisco.

Richard Sexton is a New Orleans-based photographer, writer, and lecturer. He also teaches photography at the New Orleans Academy of Fine Arts. His work has appeared in numerous publications, including Southern Accents, Garden Design, and Smithsonian. His m

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