Washington, D.C. The Commission of Fine Arts, 1978. Original edition. Pictorial Wraps. Quarto, pp. 571, illustrated with b/w archival photographs from the Library of Congress, and large foldout map of Washington DC. Very Good. Item #20457
Architectural and historical reviews of major structures on 16th Street NW in Washington, D.C., from Lafayette Square north to the boundary of the Federal City (Florida Avenue NW). The inclusion of destroyed buildings enlarged the range of architectural styles, and dramatized the losses and changes sustained by the Capital. From the Old House Journal reference library.