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Sloan's homestead architecture, containing forty designs for villas, cottages, and farm houses, with essays on style, construction, landscape gardening, furniture, etc. etc.

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Sloan, Samuel, 1815-1884
Sloan's homestead architecture, containing forty designs for villas, cottages, and farm houses, with essays on style, construction, landscape gardening, furniture, etc. etc.
Philadelphia, PA: J. B. Lippincott & Co., 1861
355p.

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Contents

[Front cover]

[Half-title] Sloan's homestead architecture, pp. [i] ff.

[Title page] Sloan's homestead architecture, containing forty designs for villas, cottages, and farm houses, with essays on style, construction, landscape gardening, furniture, etc. etc., pp. [iii]-[iv]

Preface, pp. v-vii ff.

Contents, pp. ix-xii

Drawings , pp. 13-17

Selection of a site, pp. 18-24

Remarks on style, pp. 25-30

Hints on construction, pp. 31-54 ff.

Design I.: an Oriental villa, pp. 56-62 ff.

Design II.: an Italian villa, pp. 64-70 ff.

Design III.: a farm-house, pp. 72-78 ff.

Design IV.: a suburban villa, pp. 80-86 ff.

Design V.: a picturesque Gothic cottage, pp. 88-92 ff.

Design VI.: a bracketed American cottage, pp. 94-98 ff.

Design VII.: an irregular northern villa, pp. 100-104 ff.

Design VIII.: model residence for a physician, pp. 106-110 ff.

Design IX.: a small villa in the pointed style, pp. 113 [i.e. 112]-116 ff.

Design X.: a villa in the Italian style, pp. 118-122 ff.

Design XI.: cottage with truncated roof, pp. 124-128 ff.

Design XII.: a suburban villa [no. 2], pp. 130-134 ff.

Design XIII.: an irregular bracketed country house, pp. 136-140 ff.

Design XIV.: small decorated Gothic villa, pp. 142-146 ff.

Design XV.: a cottage for a mechanic or clerk, pp. 148-150 ff.

Design XVI.: bracketed village residence, pp. 152-154 ff.

Design XVII.: plain country house, pp. 156-158 ff.

Design XVIII.: model bracketed cottage, pp. 160-162 ff.

Design XIX.: plantation residence, pp. 164-168 ff.

Design XX.: country house for any climate, pp. 170-172 ff.

Design XXI.: country residence in the Gothic style, pp. 174-176* ff.

Warming and ventilation, pp. 177-188 ff.

Design XXII.: suburban residence, pp. 190-192 ff.

Design XXIII.: cottage in the rural Gothic style, pp. 194-196 ff.

Designs XXIV. and XXV.: plain model cottages, pp. 198-200 ff.

Design XXVI.: northern cottage--Gothic style, pp. 201 [i.e. 202]-204 ff.

Design XXVII.: a lake or river villa in the Italian style, pp. 206-210 ff.

Design XXVIII.: a large northern farm-house, pp. 212-218 ff.

Design XXIX.: country house--Gothic style, pp. 220-222 ff.

Design XXX.: an irregular country house, pp. 224-226 ff.

Design XXXI.: an Anglo-French villa, pp. 228-230 ff.

Design XXXII.: large country-house--Italian style, pp. 232-236

Exterior joinery, pp. 237-246 ff.

Design XXXIII.: a picturesque villa, pp. 248-250 ff.

Design XXXIV.: Anglo-French villa [no. 2], pp. 251 [i.e. 252]-254

Interior finish, pp. 255-268

The dumb waiter, pp. 269-270 ff.

Design XXXV.: clustered cottages, pp. 272-274 ff.

Design XXXVI.: small bracketted villa , pp. 276-278 ff.

Design XXXVII.: residence in the German Gothic style, pp. 280-282 ff.

Design XXXVIII.: symmetrical cottage, pp. 284-285

Design XXXIX.: workingman's model cottage, p. 286

Ground plans: a double house, p. 287

Ground plans: a plain farm dwelling, pp. 288 ff.

Carriage-house and stable, pp. 290-292

Embellishment of grounds, pp. 293-308

Appendix: Terra-cotta, pp. 309-310

Appendix: Furniture, pp. 311-330 ff.

Appendix: Drawing-room furniture, pp. 332-333

Appendix: Parlor or drawing-room furniture, pp. 334-335 ff.

Appendix: Parlor furniture, pp. 336-337

Appendix: Chamber furniture, pp. 338-343 ff.

Appendix: Library furniture, pp. 344-345

Appendix: Antique furniture, pp. 346-347 ff.

Appendix: Library furniture, pp. 348-349

Appendix: Dining-room furniture, pp. 350-355 ff.

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