American Architects and the Single-Family Home : Lessons Learned from the Architects' Small House Service Bureau, Hardback Book

American Architects and the Single-Family Home : Lessons Learned from the Architects' Small House Service Bureau Hardback

Edited by Lisa M. (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia, USA) Tucker

Description

American Architects and the Single-Family Home explains how a small group of architects started the Architects' Small House Service Bureau in 1919 and changed the course of twentieth-century residential design for the better.

Concepts and principles they developed related to public spaces, private spaces, and service spaces for living; details about the books they published to promote good design; as well as new essays from contemporary practitioners will inspire your own designs.

More than 200 black and white images.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 210 pages, 38 Line drawings, black and white; 156 Halftones, black and white; 2 Tables, black and wh
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Residential buildings, domestic buildings
  • ISBN: 9781138837836

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