New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1998. First edition. Cloth over Boards. Small quarto, pp. 370, illustrated with nearly 1,000 b/w line drawings. As New in Fine DJ. Item #20244
This volume covers everything to do with the built environment in the United States. Over 2,500 definitions describe construction materials and techniques, landscape elements, decorative terms, and practical devices, from pre-colonial times to the present, and from indigenous dwellings to deconstructivist structures. From the Old House Journal Reference Library.