Melsetter House - William Richard Lethaby (Architecture in Detail Series)

By: Garnham, Trevor

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BRAND NEW COPY. Very well illustrated with colour and black-and-white photos, square format 4to, pp (60), paperback, card covers which, because of the large book size are very slightly curved. [A fascinating study of this house built on Orkney in 1898. Described by William Morris' daughter as "a sort of fairy palace on the edge of the northern seas" it exemplifies the principles underlying the domestic architecture of the arts and crafts movement in the 1890s: simplicity, strength and harmony with surrounding nature.] [Part of the Architecture in Detail Series.]

Title: Melsetter House - William Richard Lethaby (Architecture in Detail Series)

Author Name: Garnham, Trevor

Categories: Architecture,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press Ltd: 1993

ISBN Number: 0714827762

ISBN Number 13: 9780714827766

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 003200

Keywords: SCOTTISH. scotland. ARCHITECTURE. HOUSES. ORKNEY. VICTORIAN