In the Victorian Style

by R. Delehanty

Hardcover, 1991

Status

Available

Call number

720.9794

Publication

Chronicle Books (1991), Edition: First Edition, 192 pages

Description

In its first paperback edition, this seminal work on the hallmark architectural style of San Francisco is complete with a newly designed cover. Randolph Delehanty's authoritative, accessible text, paired with Richard Sexton's brilliant photographs, traces the development of Victorian architecture and tells the story of how these elaborate yet fundamentally modern homes were conceived and built. Extravagantly illustrated with scores of full-color photographs and line drawings, In the Victorian Style is not only the definitive sourcebook for architects, designers, and owners of Victorians everywhere, but a compelling look at the historical and cultural climate that shaped this eloquent architectural style that is still very much a part of our daily lives.… (more)

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

192 p.; 9.3 inches

ISBN

0877017506 / 9780877017509

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