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Minard Lafever, architect

Anthony G. White

Minard Lafever, architect

a selected bibliography

by Anthony G. White

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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill., USA .
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    • Subjects:
    • Lafever, Minard -- Bibliography.,
    • Architects -- United States -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAnthony G. White.
      SeriesArchitecture series--bibliography,, A-2328
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsMLCM 92/12045 (Z)
      The Physical Object
      Pagination6 p. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1964097M
      ISBN 100792005589
      LC Control Number90196934
      OCLC/WorldCa21631573

      The Architecture of Minard Lafever: Landy, Jacob: Books - Skip to main Try Prime Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search Hello Select your address Reviews: 1. The Architectural Instructor, Containing A History Of Architecture From The Earliest Ages To The Present Time: : Minard Lafever: Libros en idiomas extranjerosAuthor: Minard Lafever.

        Minard Lafever, MODERN BUILDER'S GUIDE New York, Hitchcock Collection, Quarto In this work we have the first examples of complete designs for houses. Until this publication, pattern books were made up of architectural elements that Views: K. Minard Lafever (–) was an American architect of churches and houses in the United States in the early nineteenth century. [2] An architect is a person who plans, designs and reviews the construction of buildings.

      The Beauties of Modern Architecture. Illustrated by Forty-Eight Original Plates, Designed Expressly for This Work book. Read reviews from world’s largest 4/5(1). Minard Lafever. Design for a Capital, Plate Minard Lafever, The beauties of modern architecture, AA L Click here for item information. Minard Lafever ( – ) was an architect-builder, trained in the apprentice system that taught young men to create, in concept and form, buildings using a standard vocabulary of designs.


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The Architecture of Minard Lafever Lafever Hardcover – June 1, by Jacob Landy (Author)Cited by: 3. The architecture of Minard Lafever. Paperback – January 1, out of 5 stars 1 rating.

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Monticello, Ill., USA: Vance. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Landy, Jacob. Architecture of Minard Lafever. New York, Columbia University Press, (OCoLC) One of the most influential books in the history of American architecture, The Modern Builder's Guide (first published in ) was responsible for the rapid dissemination of Greek Revival architecture in the United States.

Local carpenters as far south as Kentucky and as far west as Wisconsin used the book as a “builder's guide” to construct Grecian temple-type houses and public buildings. The modern builder's guide: Item Preview Lafever, Minard. Publication date Topics Architecture, Building Publisher New York: Paine & Burgess Language English.

Special Collection's copy: Rebound 10 Notes. The illustrations in this book are very faint, making their scans difficult to review. Addeddate Pages:   Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Minard Lafever books online.

Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. At the start of his career Mr. Lefever published the first of his famous Hand Books, "The Young Builders’ General Instructor" (), followed in by ‘The Young Builders’ General Instructor" (), followed in by the Modern Builders Guide", "The Beauties of Architecture" inand finally in"The Architectural Instructor".

The beauties of modern architecture. Illustrated by forty-eight original plates, designed expressly for this work by Lafever, MinardPages: Lafever, M.

() The beauties of modern architecture. Illustrated by forty-eight original plates, designed expressly for this work. Illustrated by forty-eight original plates, designed expressly for this work. Illustrated by forty-eight original plates, designed expressly for this work by Minard Lafever and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Lafever Minard.

About this Book Catalog Record Details. The modern builder's guide: by Minard Lafever, architect. Lafever, Minard. View full catalog record. Rights: Public Domain, Google-digitized. The modern builders' guide / / by Minard Lafever. Contributor Names Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C.

USA Quality copies of pages from books or serials in P&P Case can generally be ordered through Library of Congress Duplication Services. Unless photographic copies of an entire work are desired. Designed by Minard Lafever, architect of Brooklyn, NY in and constructed on the northeast corner of Asylum and Trumbull Streets.

The building was sold in and moved to Sigourney St. and rebuilt by Erastus Phelps to become Trinity Episcopal Church pins. LAFEVER, Minard.

The Architectural Instructor, Containing a History of Architecture from the Earliest Ages to the Present Time. Illustrated with numbered engraved plates containing hundreds of elements and views. Folio, x mm, bound in brown. Buy The beauties of modern architecture by Minard Lafever online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $   The builder’s guides published in the s and s, including some by Minard Lafever, an architect known in Brooklyn for his churches, did much to popularize the use of Greek Revival design details throughout the country.

Lafever wrote five pattern books that were influential in spreading his Greek Revival style, most notably "The Modern Builder's Guide" () and "The Beauties of Modern Architecture" ().

The Greek Revival Government Street Presbyterian Church in Mobile, Alabama is a National Historic Landmark that was designed using many of the latter book's detailed guidelines. Minard Lafever, who is often credited with the rise of Greek Revival architecture, also wrote on architecture and worked in the Classical style until the s, when he began to promote the Gothic style.

On a picture of the church is printed "Designed by Minard LeFever, the Sir Christopher Wren of America, and considered one of the most beautiful sanctuaries of the country". He published many books on the subject, The Young Builder's General Instructor, The Modern Builder's Guide, The Beauties of Modern Architecture, Memorial ID: View Source.

Author of The beauties of modern architecture, The modern builders' guide, The young builder's general instructor, The architectural instructor, The modern practice of staircase and handrail construction practically explained in a series of designs, The modern builders' guide, The modern builder's guide, The architectural instructor, containing a history of architecture from the earliest ages.The designs are based off the illustrations and patterns of Minard Lafever, one of the leading Greek Revival style architects of the s.

Left: Minard Lafever’s drawing of a modern parlor door (). Right: Parlor door at Long Branch Plantation (s). Lafever’s pattern books were influential in spreading this style throughout the country.