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The Resource The nature of home : creating timeless houses, Jeffrey Dungan ; photography by William Abranowicz

The nature of home : creating timeless houses, Jeffrey Dungan ; photography by William Abranowicz

Label
The nature of home : creating timeless houses
Title
The nature of home
Title remainder
creating timeless houses
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey Dungan ; photography by William Abranowicz
Creator
Contributor
Author
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Light-filled houses built with an emphasis on natural materials by award-winning Southern architect Jeffrey Dungan. Following in the tradition of populist architects Gil Schafer and Bobby McAlpine, Dungan designs new traditional houses for today--houses with clean lines, made with stone and wood, that carry an air of lasting beauty and that are made to be handed on to future generations. In his first book, Dungan shares his advice and insight for creating these "forever" houses and explores eight houses in full, from a beach house on the Gulf Coast to a farmhouse in the Southern countryside to a family home in the Blue Ridge Mountains. All speak of authenticity, timelessness, and lived history that reveals itself through the rich patinas and natural textures that come with age. Layered in between are thematic essays and imagery celebrating the importance of elements such as light, stone, and rooflines in creating a home"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dungan, Jeffrey
Dewey number
728.370973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
NA7239.D86
LC item number
A4 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Abranowicz, William
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture, Domestic
  • Dwellings
  • Architecture, Domestic
  • Dwellings
Label
The nature of home : creating timeless houses, Jeffrey Dungan ; photography by William Abranowicz
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The land -- La petite maison -- light -- The beach house -- Materials -- The farm house -- Stone -- The lake house -- Rooflines -- The creek house -- The wall -- A quiet shelter -- Windows -- The fire tower -- Details -- My house
Control code
on1027837443
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780847863068
Lccn
2018942988
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1027837443
  • (Sirsi) a2055401
Label
The nature of home : creating timeless houses, Jeffrey Dungan ; photography by William Abranowicz
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The land -- La petite maison -- light -- The beach house -- Materials -- The farm house -- Stone -- The lake house -- Rooflines -- The creek house -- The wall -- A quiet shelter -- Windows -- The fire tower -- Details -- My house
Control code
on1027837443
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9780847863068
Lccn
2018942988
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1027837443
  • (Sirsi) a2055401

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