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English Vernacular Houses

£25.00

Product description

A study of traditional farmhouses and cottages throughout England, tracing their history from the Middle Ages to the 19th century. It covers all the major aspects of vernacular architecture from house-plans and construction methods to the influence of the homes of the great upon smaller dwellings. The rich variety of regional qualities is emphasised, set within an overall framework and related to the differing pace and intensity of historical change in various parts of the country. The discussion is supported by a descriptive and analytical list of over 500 buildings illustrated by more than 200 line drawings and 250 photographs.
Text and illustrations appear bright and unmarked. Light soiling on page edges; grey cloth boards with gilt lettering are very good; DJ is well worn.

Item details

Added value:
first edition
Author(s):
Mercer, Eric
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
290x230mm
Edition:
1975
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
011700748X
ISBN-13:
9780117007482
Number of pages:
246
Publisher:
H.M.S.O
Title:
English Vernacular Houses

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A study of traditional farmhouses and cottages throughout England, tracing their history from the Middle Ages to the 19th century. It covers all the major aspects of vernacular architecture from house-plans and construction methods to the influence of the homes of the great upon smaller dwellings. The rich variety of regional qualities is emphasised, set within an overall framework and related to the differing pace and intensity of historical change in various parts of the country. The discussion is supported by a descriptive and analytical list of over 500 buildings illustrated by more than 200 line drawings and 250 photographs.
Text and illustrations appear bright and unmarked. Light soiling on page edges; grey cloth boards with gilt lettering are very good; DJ is well worn.

Added value:
first edition
Author(s):
Mercer, Eric
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
290x230mm
Edition:
1975
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
011700748X
ISBN-13:
9780117007482
Number of pages:
246
Publisher:
H.M.S.O
Title:
English Vernacular Houses

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