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Author Name    MOORE, DERRY (PHOTOGRAPHS); MITCHELL, HENRY (TEXT); VIDAL, GORE (FOREWORD).

Title   Washington: Houses Of The Capital.

Binding   h

Book Condition   Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition.

Edition   First Edition (Unstated). A Studio Book.

Publisher    The Viking Press, New York: 1982.

ISBN Number    0670750069 / 9780670750061

Seller ID   29632X1

Here is a lavishly illustrated tour of Washington's extraordinaril varied architecture, from the austere yet homey Lindens, the oldest house in the city (moved brick by brick from Pennsylvania), to the indonesian Embassy, with its dazzling fin de siecle staircase, to the White House, whose recently redecorated rooms are shown. The entertaining text, rich in historical facts and anecdotes, traces the development of the city from Colonial times to the present. Includes an Index.

(Key Words: Washington D.C., Derry Moore, Historic Buildings, Henry Mitchell, Gore Vidal, Houses, Architecture, Embassy Buildings, Woodrow Wilson House, Thomas Jefferson, White House).

Price = 27.98 USD



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