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Author Schafer, Gil, III.

Title The great American house : tradition for the way we live now / Gil Schafer III ; written with Marc Kristal ; [foreword by Bunny Williams].

Publication Info. New York : Rizzoli, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 Cheshire Public Library - Adult Department Lower Level  HOME 728 SCHAFER    DUE 01-06-24
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  728 Q SCHAFER    Check Shelf
Description 254 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm
Contents The elements of a great house. Architecture : finding new relevance for tradition -- Decoration : making architecture comfortable -- Landscape : crafting a sense of place -- The stories of four houses. Middlefield : building a new house rooted in memory -- Longfield : telling a story with architecture -- Boxwood : making a grand old house livable again -- Gatewood : bringing new life to a historic home -- Resources.
Subject Architecture, Domestic -- United States -- Pictorial works.
Architect-designed houses -- United States -- Pictorial works.
Added Author Kristal, Marc.
Williams, Bunny, 1944-
ISBN 9780847838721
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