Gingerbread Gems: Victorian Architecture of Oak Bluffs
Автор: Tina Skinner Название: Gingerbread Gems: Victorian Architecture of Cape May ISBN: 076431971X ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764319716 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 700 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: Cape May has a visual smorgasbord of Victorian architecture and ornamentation, adorned with sparkling coats of colorful paint. Gorgeous examples of Carpenter Gothic, Gothic Revival, Italianate, Second Empire, Edwardian, American Bracketed Villa, and Stick Styles are presented in color, most dating from the late 1800s to the early 1900s, and all dripping with finely cut wood bric-a-brac. Work by celebrated national architects Samuel Sloan and Frank Furness is featured, along with the areas premier local designer, Stephen Decatur Button. This picture-packed volume of summer cottages and guesthouses is a treasured souvenir for all who have visited New Jerseys southern cape, and an indispensable reference for enthusiasts of Victorian era architecture and exterior ornamentation.
Описание: From tiny cottages in a turn-of-the-century camp meeting ground to grand mansions on the hill, the classic New England mill town of Willimantic, in northeast Connecticut, abounds with Victorian architecture. It boasts the greatest number of Victorian homes per capita on the East Coast, and all the major styles are represented: Carpenter Gothic, Queen Anne, Stick, Italianate, and Second Empire. Enjoy details of porches and porticos, doors and windows, towers and gables, all carefully preserved in colorful splendor. Over 175 photographs showcase this charming place, which is enjoying a renaissance based on its Victorian architecture and reflected in its new nickname, "Romantic Willimantic."
Автор: Tina Skinner Название: Cape May`s Gingerbread Gems ISBN: 0764321269 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764321269 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 1269 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Sixty-five color images of summer cottages and guesthouses create a treasured souvenir for all who have visited New Jerseys southern cape, and an indispensable reference for anyone who loves Victorian Era architecture and exterior ornamentation. This is a visual smorgasbord of Victorian architecture and ornamentation, adorned with sparkling coats of colorful paint. Gorgeous examples of Carpenter Gothic, Gothic Revival, Italianate, Second Empire, Edwardian, American Bracketed Villa, and Stick Styles are presented. Most date from the late 1800s to the early 1900s, and all are dripping with finely wrought wood bric-a-brac and ornaments. Includes work by celebrated architects Frank Furness, Samuel Sloan, and Stephen Decatur Button. This selection of summer cottages and guesthouses was drawn from one of the greatest collections of late 19th century buildings in the United States.
Автор: Robert Gatchell, Lynn Gatchell Название: Painted Ladies: Corbels & Gingerbread ISBN: 0764330462 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764330469 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 3683 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Few reference books assist in the restoration of campground cottages, but this new photo archive shows existing architectural details in the historic district of Oak Bluffs and Marthas Vineyard, Massachusetts. These ornate Victorian cottages are commonly known as the Painted Ladies. More than six hundred color images display the wide variety of corbels and gingerbread found on these small tent like cottages. Study the intricate patterns carpenters used to create the "gingerbread" look, with little material and equipment. Restorers of old homes, preservationists, students of architecture, and admirers of Victorian-style will find this a valuable resource and use these photos to restore, preserve, or recreate the embellishments.
Название: Great Gingerbread ISBN: 0811816133 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780811816137 Издательство: Abrams Цена: 1257 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Автор: Arthur P. Richmond Название: Cottages of Oak Bluffs ISBN: 076432683X ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764326837 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 1523 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Discover a place where fairy tale meets history as photographer Arthur P. Richmond captures the charm of historic Victorian cottages in Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts. Row upon row of 19th century dwellings on Marthas Vineyard have been lovingly restored in the gingerbread tradition, blending original architecture with whimsical style. Inviting front porches, ornate trims, and blossoming flowerboxes on these distinguished homes appear here in twenty dynamic postcards. At a versatile 125x190mm, these cards can be displayed in a standard frame, detached and mailed to friends, or kept in this book as a souvenir of historys most magical homes. From our front porch to yours, these are the cottages of Oak Bluffs.
Автор: Arthur P. Richmond Название: Oak Bluffs on the Vineyard: A Keepsake ISBN: 0764351524 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764351525 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 1020 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: A souvenir, a gift, or a portable way to immerse yourself in the island charm of Oak Bluffs, this small-format book captures on each page a new colorful view to treasure for years to come. The town of Oak Bluffs on Marthas Vineyard shines here in beautiful images showing all the seasons. Revisit the paths and walkways as you tour the Campground, Ocean Park, and many more iconic sites. Boats docked in the harbor, the 1870s carousel complete with brass rings to grab, the sandy beaches, the intricately-decorated cottagesathese photos provide an enjoyable keepsake of magnificent Oak Bluffs and its idyllic hideaways and seaside vistas.
Автор: Tina Skinner Название: Gingerbread Gems of Ocean Grove,N.J. ISBN: 0764323946 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764323942 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 3048 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: This lavishly illustrated book explores the beautifully decorated homes, cottages, and hotels of New Jerseys historic Ocean Grove. This charming little seaside hamlet has been listed by the National Register of Historic Places as the richest concentration of Victorian architecture in the nation, and this book helps to illustrate why. One avenue after another, uncover the wealth of lovingly preserved homes that make up this still-active Methodist revival camp town. Picket fences and rose privets frame absolutely lovely homes, dripping with preserved wooden scrollwork, carefully highlighted in eye-catching colors, most of them historically accurate. The town, and this book, are treasures for all who love Victorian architecture and seaside charm. It is the perfect souvenir for anyone who has visited, and attempted to take in the whole of "Gods Square Mile" during a brief stay. This book will allow you to linger.
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