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Designing a house : the illustrated guide to planning your own home

Author: Les Walker
Publisher: New York, NY : Overlook Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Award-winning architect Lester Walker's books on American home architecture have become classics in the field, selling over 200,000 copies. Now, at long last, Walker has created a step-by-step guide for prospective homebuilders who want to play a role in customizing their house plan. Each stage is illustrated with easy-to-follow diagrams and photographs. "Designing A House" will appeal not only to the layman but to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Architectural drawings
Popular works
Designs and plans
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Les Walker
ISBN: 1468304992 9781468304992
OCLC Number: 861478996
Notes: Previously published as Designing Houses / Les Walker and Jeff Milstein, ©1976.
Description: 144 pages : illustrations (some colour), plans ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Designing houses
Responsibility: Lester Walker.

Abstract:

Award-winning architect Lester Walker's books on American home architecture have become classics in the field, selling over 200,000 copies. Now, at long last, Walker has created a step-by-step guide for prospective homebuilders who want to play a role in customizing their house plan. Each stage is illustrated with easy-to-follow diagrams and photographs. "Designing A House" will appeal not only to the layman but to the student of architecture as the perfect introduction to the tools and methods of designing a beautiful and comfortable home.

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