America's Favorite Homes; Mail-Order Catalogues as a Guide to Popular Early 20th-Century Houses. Architectural History, Robert A. Schweitzer, Michael W. A. Davis.

America's Favorite Homes; Mail-Order Catalogues as a Guide to Popular Early 20th-Century Houses

Detroit: Wayne State University Press, 1990. First edition. Original Pictorial Wraps. Oblong quarto; pp. 261. Richly illustrated. Index, notes, glossary and various appendices (kit house publications, etc.). Near Fine in Wraps. Item #17154

A wonderful treatment on a fascinating chapter of American architectural and building history covering the companies which catalogs and analysis of the styles of mail order homes. A relatively scarce treatment, in hardcover or paper copies. From the Old House Journal reference library.

Price: $35.00