Town house : architecture and material life in the early American city, 1780-1830 / Bernard L. Herman.

Author
Herman, Bernard L., 1951- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Chapel Hill, [North Carolina] : Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia by the University of North Carolina Press, 2005.
  • ©2005
Description
1 online resource (316 p.)

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Series
Published for the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia [More in this series]
Notes
Includes index.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description
Description based on print version record.
Language note
English
Contents
  • Urban settings: houses and housing in the early American city
  • The merchant family's house
  • The burgher's dilemma
  • The servants' quarter
  • The widow's dower
  • The shipwright's lodgings
  • A traveler's portmanteau
  • A poetical city.
ISBN
  • 979-88-908715-5-8
  • 1-4696-0116-8
OCLC
  • 967564962
  • 935259554
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