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Inside Island Heritage Homes

Two Hundred Years of Domestic Architecture on Prince Edward Island

By James W MacNutt

$34.95 Paperback
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Series: Formac Illustrated History

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This book explores the rich domestic architectural heritage of Prince Edward Island with chapters on the interiors of 50 of the most interesting historic homes on the Island. The houses selected for the book include examples of every important architectural style, and range from the late 18th century to the late 20th. Included are such well-known houses as Beaconsfield and Fanningbank, the official residence of the lieutenant governor in Charlottetown. Other houses featured are drawn from every corner of the province.

Each house is featured in a chapter with descriptive text and beautiful colour photographs taken for this book.


Contents

Preface

Introduction

Acknowledgements

Acadian

Doucette House

Georgian

Keir House
Gainsford House
Peake House
MacCallum House
Captain Richards House
Whear House

Regency

Fanningbrook
Aitken House
Fairholm

Adamesque

Westmoreland/Bayfield House

Greek Revival

Carmichael-MacKieson House

Gothic Revival

Sidmount House
Bishop's Place

Second Empire

Beaconsfield

Stick

Frederick Rogers House
Joseph F. Arsenault House
Brace House

Maritime Vernacular

Hon. W. W. Lord House
Yeo House
Thomas Pope House

Victorian Eclectic

Ardgowan House
Dorothy Lindsay House

Richardsonian Romanesque

Paton House

Colonial Revival

Longworth House
Chappell House
Bowness House
Peter G. Clarke House
M. F. Schurman House
Isaac Ives House

Arts and Crafts

Reddin House
McNichol House
Don and Mabs Gass House

Georgian Adaptation

A. E. Duff House
Rogers House
Riley/Duffy House
Dr. Joe Lantz House
George DeBlois House
H. E. Hyndman House
H. L. Sear House

Ranch

Percy Simmonds House

Glossary

Bibliography

Index

Photo Credits

"Jim's book builds on the success of his previous book. He has done some very good research that's clear and understandable. He has provided a great way for people to look and understand the architectural history of this region."

- John Tupper, Director of CCAGM The Gaurdian

"Like the homes featured in the book, the creation of Inside Heritage Homes of P.E.I. was filled with details."

- Sally Cole The Gaurdian

JAMES W. MACNUTT, Q.C., is a lawyer in private practice in Charlottetown who has studied architectural theory in symposia and has given numerous public talks on the domestic architecture of Prince Edward Island. He is the co-author of Heritage Houses of Prince Edward Island.

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Publication Details:

Binding: Paperback, 128 pages
Publication Date: 15th October 2008
ISBN: 9780887807459
Format: 8.25in x 10.5in
150+ colour photographs

BISAC Code:  4.0.2.0.10.0.0, ARC000000, ARC005000
Imprint: Formac


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