Stately homes in America from colonial times to the present day

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D. Appleton and Company , New York
Architecture, Dom
Statementby Harry W. Desmond and Herbert Croly.
SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 16013.
ContributionsCroly, Herbert David, 1869-1930.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxiv, 532 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13553458M
OCLC/WorldCa10936367

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[Harry William Desmond; Herbert David Croly]. Stately Homes in America from Colonial Times to the Present Day. New York: D. Appleton and Company, II. A chapter on "The Colonial Residence" outlines the history, advantages and limitations of the high colonial style.

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How beautiful they stand. Amidst their tall ancestral trees, O'er all the pleasant land. (Felicia Hemans, ) Author: Blake Morrison. Pictures from Harry W. Desmond and Herbert Croly, Stately Homes in America: From Colonial Times to the Present Day, D. Appleton and Company, New York, ; digital editing by Sarah E.

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This picture comes from Harry W. Desmond and Herbert Croly, Stately Homes in America: From Colonial Times to the Present Day, D. Appleton and Company, New York, and is there identified as a picture of the Drawing Room. However, it matches more closely the description of one end of the hall -- "The chimneypiece, a fine old spoil from a European palace, is so huge that the wood of a.

Per Stately homes in America from colonial times to the present day published in there have been stately homes in America for a long time. This proves the claim in article "The term is not used for large houses located elsewhere in the English-speaking world, i.e.

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