THE ANCESTRAL ROOF: DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE OF UPPER CANADA.

By: MacRae, Marion and Adamson, Anthony.

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258 pp, small 4to (10 1/2" H). B&w photographs, plans and elevations. "The authors have produced a vital cultural and social history of the period 1783-1867, enlivened by the anecdotes and myths which grew up around the houses described, their owners and builders. Five main styles of architecture are covered: Georgian, Loyalist, Regency, Classical Revival and Romantic Picturesque." Light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, small bump at top corner of both boards. Dust jacket has been price clipped, has small tears with creases (archivally taped) at top of spine, tiny chips and wrinkling - mainly at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, light rubbing and soiling, small light stain on rear panel, slight darkening to spine and flap-folds.

Title: THE ANCESTRAL ROOF: DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE OF UPPER CANADA.

Author Name: MacRae, Marion and Adamson, Anthony.

Categories: Architecture/Interior Design, Canada - Ontario, Canada - Architecture,

Edition: 5th Printing.

Publisher: Toronto, Clarke, Irwin: 1972

ISBN Number: 0772000239

ISBN Number 13: 9780772000231

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good+

Seller ID: 22148

Keywords: Architects, Houses, Domestic architecture, Upper Canada, Canada West, Georgian, Loyalist, Regency, Classical revival, Social history, Canadiana, Ontario, 18th Century, 19th Century, Pioneers, Settlers, Cultural History, Romantic Picturesque.,