New York: Overlook Hardcover, 1976. First American edition. Hardcover. Small quarto, pp. 554; 2400 entries with over 1000 illustrations. Dustjacket has closed tear, sunned spine, some edgewear and chipping. Very Good in Very Good DJ. Item #20450
Describes the history and development of architecture including architects, terms, building materials, styles and movements, types, and specific examples of buildings, from humble to grandiose. From the Old House Journal reference library.