Designs and plans

Garden Houses and Privies: Authentic Details for Design and Restoration

Author: 
Peter J. Harrison
Publisher: 
Wiley
Publication Date: 
2002
ISBN: 
0-471-20332-7

cloth, 288 p., $70.00

Another fine pattern book of 18th and 19th century designs by a designer of interiors and landscapes,Garden Houses and Privies documents some of the more beautiful small structures in residential landscapes, east of the Mississippi. Author Peter J. Harrison's goal is to encourage more elegant construction of even the simplest building. Carefully working out each historic outbuilding to precise scale, he presents the collection in a series of 245 rendered drawings, carefully identified by historical location.

Volume: 
5
Number: 
6
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