A guide to 100 iconic American houses, from the ancient to the new.
Conceived and edited by Phaidon Editors
290 x 250 mm, 11 3/8 x 9 7/8 in
81 colour illustrations, 19 black and white illustrations
About the book
An introduction to the history and architecture of the American house, from the 12th century to the present day. This book features 100 exemplary houses ranging from traditional dwellings to iconic masterpieces of the twentieth century and contemporary architect-designed builds. The houses are presented in chronological order and each entry features a full-page image with a short text describing the house, its designer and historical context.