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The Resource A place to call home : tradition, style, and memory in the new American house, Gil Schafer III ; written with Marc Kristal ; principal photography by Eric Piasecki

A place to call home : tradition, style, and memory in the new American house, Gil Schafer III ; written with Marc Kristal ; principal photography by Eric Piasecki

Label
A place to call home : tradition, style, and memory in the new American house
Title
A place to call home
Title remainder
tradition, style, and memory in the new American house
Statement of responsibility
Gil Schafer III ; written with Marc Kristal ; principal photography by Eric Piasecki
Creator
Contributor
Author
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Introduction -- The essentials. Reading the landscape ; Building on our deep connection to home ; Fancy versus simple ; Modern meets traditional ; Beyond the house ; Decoration ; Details that matter -- Seven places. California ; Connecticut ; The Adirondacks ; Fifth Avenue ; New England ; Georgia ; Maine
  • Schafer shows how traditional and classical principles can blend with a sense of place to create beautifully realized home in a range of styles. He shares his essential toolkit for building a house, and then presents seven homes that, while all unique, are at ease in the land they occupy and contain elements that readers will want to emulate in their own lives
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
747.0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
Index
no index present
LC call number
NK2004
LC item number
.S32 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Label
A place to call home : tradition, style, and memory in the new American house, Gil Schafer III ; written with Marc Kristal ; principal photography by Eric Piasecki
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn974355252
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780847860210
Lccn
2017937205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations, color, plans, black and white
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780847860210
  • (OCoLC)974355252
Label
A place to call home : tradition, style, and memory in the new American house, Gil Schafer III ; written with Marc Kristal ; principal photography by Eric Piasecki
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn974355252
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780847860210
Lccn
2017937205
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations, color, plans, black and white
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780847860210
  • (OCoLC)974355252

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