Dutchess County Doorways and Other Examples of Period-Work in Wood 1730-1830; With Accounts of Houses, Places and People. Millwork, Helen Wilkinson Reynolds, Margaret DeM. Brown.

Dutchess County Doorways and Other Examples of Period-Work in Wood 1730-1830; With Accounts of Houses, Places and People

New York: William Farquhar Payson, 1931. First edition. Cloth over Boards, tan. Quarto, pp. 280 + 204 b/w photographic plates and pp. 19 Index. Very Good. Item #21121

A remarkable field survey of the early houses of Dutchess County, New York. Clearly a work of love and reverence for the area and its architectural heritage, this book documents doors and doorways, windows, panelling, mantels and fireplaces, stairways, and arches. A worthy reference book in the vein of the famous White Pine series of monographs.

Price: $140.00