• The fully expanded, updated, and freshly designed second edition of the most comprehensive and widely acclaimed guide to domestic architecture: in print since its original publication, and acknowledged everywhere as the unmatched, essential guide to American houses.


This revised edition includes a section on neighborhoods; expanded and completely new categories of house styles with photos and descriptions of each; an appendix on “Approaches to Construction in the current Centuries”; an expanded bibliography; and 600 new photographs and line drawings.