The Books of a Thousand Homes, Vol. I: 500 Small House Plans; Volume I containing 500 plans of Moderate Cost 3 to 8 Room Houses: Working Drawings & Specifications Available. Pattern Books, Henry Atterbury Smith.

The Books of a Thousand Homes, Vol. I: 500 Small House Plans; Volume I containing 500 plans of Moderate Cost 3 to 8 Room Houses: Working Drawings & Specifications Available

New York: Home Owners Service Institute, 1923. Third edition. Pictorial Boards. Quarto, pp. 323. Floor plans with b/w renderings or photographs, accompanied by descriptions, for 500 homes by various architects, plus articles on materials and equipment for home building. Preliminary 24 pages printed in blue & black; the cover illustration is in three tones. Good; heavy corner wear and moderate staining to cover. Item #20216

A very ambitious compendium of architectural styles from the twenties. Many examples of bungalows, stucco styles, etc., with floor plans, elevations and architectural renderings. Architects featured include John F Yewell, George W Repp, Claude Bragdon, William Carver, and many others.

Price: $65.00