Dream Houses - The Edwardian Ideal

By: Gradige, Roderick

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Dark brown hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, previous owners name (an architect) neatly written at top of front endpaper. Binding sound. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear. Not price-clipped. 247pp. 20 b/w plates and many b/w illustrations within text. Just before the end of the 19th century, a new architectural style emerged in England. It was a combination of ant-Victorianisem, of a return to traditional building techniques and materials, and of a dream of a settled and ordered society In this book, the author considers the works of the great mainstream English architects such as Newton, Lutyens, Voysey and Baker. There are careful studies of individual houses such as Bullers Wood by Ernest Newton and Standen by Philip Webb.

Title: Dream Houses - The Edwardian Ideal

Author Name: Gradige, Roderick

Categories: Architecture (19th and 20th Century),

Publisher: London, Constable: 1980

ISBN Number: 0094619301

ISBN Number 13: 9780094619302

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 005728

Keywords: philip webb, voysey, ernest newton, lutyens,