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"Pelham By Design"

     These books have been purchased by the Pelham Preservation & Garden Society as part of the "Pelham By Design" collection of books, located at the Town of Pelham Library:

Architectural History, Restoration & Preservation:

 

A Field Guide to American Houses by Lee McAlester

 

What Style Is It?: A Guide to American Architecture

by John C. Poppeliers

 

American Architecture Since 1780 by Marcus Wiffen

 

Tudor Style : Tudor Revival Houses in America from 1890 to the Present by Lee Goff

 

Shingle Style and the Stick Style: Architectural Theory & Design from Richardson to the Origins of Wright

by Vincent Scully Jr.

 

The Elements of Style: A Practical Encyclopedia of Interior Architectural Details from 1485 to the Present

by Stephen Calloway

 

Traditional Details by Ramsey Sleeper

 

Period Details by Martin and Judith Miller

 

Old House Measured and Scaled Detailed Drawings

by William R. Radford

 

Lighting for Historic Buildings by Roger W. Moss

 

Landscape & Gardening Books

 

The Garden Primer by Barbara Damrosch

 

The Home Books of Trees and Shrubs by J.J. Levison

 

Taylors Guide to Groundcovers & Vines

 

Gardening and Landscaping Techniques, Rodale Press

 

The Bold and Brilliant Garden by Sarah Raven

 

Patio Garden by Hazel Evans

 

The Compact Garden by Brian Fawcett

 

Insects that feed on Trees and Shrubs by Warren T. Johnson

 

Dried Flowers by Jan & Michael Gertley

 

Landscaping with Herbs by James Adams

 

The Edible Italian Garden by Rosalind Creasy

 

 

Books published by the Brooklyn Botanical Garden:

 

Gardening with Wild Flowers and Native plants

Hollies

Natural Insect Control

Trees and Shrubs

Trees - A Gardners Guide 

 

 

If you would like to make a financial contribution to the "Pelham By Design" collection or if you have a book about architecture, preservation or gardening that you would like to donate, please contact us at info@pelhampreservationsociety.com.
 

 
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