The Architectural Review Volume 5

The Architectural Review Volume 5

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1917 edition. Excerpt: ...mentioning these _p_0lIlt5, 35 1t seems to me they are too generally ignored. Our cities are ugly, and so expensive to the occupant that we have to run from them to avoid nervous prostration. It is high time for us to consider both cost and design. Mr. Hamlin, in the "Enjoyrnent of Architecture," speaking of the man with ideals on this subject, says: "To him a city is no gray prison, shutting hi_rn in _fr0I1'1 G0fl and Nature; it is rather a great book on which is written large the history of the aspirations, the struggles, and the constant striving for beauty of all mankind." We shall never reach tlus goal until we give thought to beauty in the construction of all of our homes; those for the less well-to-do as for those of the rich. EDWARD T. HARTMAN. Pr.ATEs XVII, XVIII.--Houses AT FLINT, Mrcn. (PLANs AND ELEVATIONS)--DAVIS, MCGRATH 81 K1EssLINo, ARCHITECTS. PLATES XIX--XXI.--Houses AT K01-ILER, WIS. (PLANs, ELEVATIONS, AND PERSPECTIVES)--BRUST & PHILIPP, Arzcrnrncrs. PLATES XXII--XXIV.--HOUSES AT FRAMING-HAM, MAss. (PLANs, ELEVATIONS, SECTION, AND PERSPECTIVES)--ADDEN & PARKER, GEORGE F. lV.lARLOW'E, ARCHITECTS. PLATE XXIV.--House (WITH GARAGE) AT CO1-IASSET, MAss. (PLANs AND ELEVATIONS)--ADDEN & PARKER, GEORGE F. MARLOWE, ARCHITECTS. PLATE XXV.--Pnorosan HOUSES FOR ma SOUTHERN ALUMINIUM COMPANY, WHITNEY, N. C. (PLANs AND ELi: vAT1oNs)--T. H. PIERSON, ARCHITECT. PLATE XXVI.--BRICK COTTAGE AT LINCOLN, MAss. (PLANs AND ELEvAT1oNs)--F RANK_ CHOUTEAU BROWN, ARCHITECT. N providing adequate housing for the laboring man and his family, it is important to understand the practical conditions that must be realized. These are: first, that in order to pro-vide a possible and successful solution, the needs of the...
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  • Paperback | 118 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 227g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236860098
  • 9781236860095