Start Reading

Victorian Dwellings for Village and Country (1885)

Ratings:
175 pages40 minutes

Summary

Reprint of rare catalog includes floor plans and elevations for 35 different residences, from a one-story seaside summer cottage ($700) to a five-story villa with over 15 rooms, furnace, gas, and "speaking tubes" ($10,000). Invaluable to preservationists, home restorers and anyone intrigued by social and economic aspects of late-Victorian life. 149 illustrations.

Read on the Scribd mobile app

Download the free Scribd mobile app to read anytime, anywhere.