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Classic Cracker
Florida’s Wood-Frame Vernacular Architecture

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Winner of the 1993 LoPresti Award for excellence in art publishing

Cracker homes take the best advantage of the climate and terrain of Florida. This book provides a history of Florida wood-frame architecture, from the simplest "single-pen" homesteads to the latest homes at Seaside, and includes several floor plans for new adaptations of Classic Cracker architecture. Learn about the double-pen house, the classic dogtrot, the four-square Georgian, the Cracker townhouse, and much more with this exploration of Florida's orginal architecture.

Includes several floor plans for new adaptations of Classic Cracker architecture.

BOOK DETAILS
  • Pages: 128

  • Dimensions: 8.5x11

  • Format:  Paperback
    ISBN: 9781561640140

    16.95
  • Format:  Hardback
    ISBN: 9781561640133

    21.95
  • Format:  eBook
    ISBN: 9781561646913

    12.99
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“A detailed and well-illustrated history of Florida’s unique contribution to architecture.”

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Winner of the 1993 LoPresti Award for excellence in art publishing

Cracker homes take the best advantage of the climate and terrain of Florida. This book provides a history of Florida wood-frame architecture, from the simplest “single-pen” homesteads to the latest homes at Seaside, and includes several floor plans for new adaptations of Classic Cracker architecture. Learn about the double-pen house, the classic dogtrot, the four-square Georgian, the Cracker townhouse, and much more with this exploration of Florida’s orginal architecture.

Includes several floor plans for new adaptations of Classic Cracker architecture.

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