Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1927. 1st. Hardcover. 4to. 164pp. Bibliography. 98 plates of Spanish houses and their details (including color frontispiece); plans. Tan and green pictorially stamped cloth. A fine copy (minor wear to extremities). Item #12725
"... it is hoped this little handbook will suffice the needs of the owner seeking information on Spanish houses and their furnishing and at the same time act as a general reference for those who would learn the meaning of this sun-loving architecture." - Foreword. Rexford was the pioneering scholar of the history of Spanish colonial architecture and the father of regional architectural history. In 1931 he formed the College of Fine and Applied Arts at the University of Illinois. Next day shipping. Celebrating our 15th year - all domestic orders ship with Delivery Confirmation Tracking Number - Images available upon request.