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Description - Gustav Stickley's the Craftsman Home by Ray Stubblebine

"Stickley's The Craftsman Home" collects all of Stickley's house designs, published in "The Craftsman" magazine between 1904 and 1916. All the designs here, are in sequential order from 1 to 221, as well as commissions and special designs, along with exterior illustrations, floor plans, and fascinating historical photographs for many of the featured homes. Contemporary photographs of selected built houses, keyed by number to Stickley designs, take the reader's experience from paper dreams to modern reality. Author Ray Stubblebine discusses Stickley's relationships with other architects and the cross-pollination that took place as they shared ideas in the magazine and even formed the Craftsman Home Builders Club. "Stickley's The Craftsman Home" presents valuable information owners and buyers of historic homes, architects, libraries, and historians need to help identify and preserve those homes that have survived.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781586853792
ISBN-10: 1586853791
Format: Hardback
(280mm x 228mm x mm)
Pages: 304
Imprint: Gibbs M. Smith Inc
Publisher: Gibbs M. Smith Inc
Publish Date: 31-Jan-2006
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Ray Stubblebine

Ray Stubblebine is a member of the Board of Trustees of The Craftsman Farms Foundation and editor of the foundation's newsletter. He is a writer and speaker on the Arts & Crafts movement in America, whose articles and photographs have been published in Style 1900, Old House Journal, Old House Interiors, New Jersey Monthly, New Jersey Design, American Bungalow, and the New York Times. He lives in Oradell, New Jersey.