The Architecture of America: A Social and Cultural History
Burchard, John and Albert Bush-Brown
Price: 5.40 USD
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1961. Grey cloth with magenta title area on spine and gold lettering; 595 pp. with numerous bw illustrations. Discusses "the evolution of a uniquely American architecture from derivative European forms and eclecticism. How this evolution relates to the growth of American society, to the development of arts and letters -- to American intellectual life -- is brillantly discussed in this rich, far-ranging social and cultural history." (from dj). Good+; very nice and clean.