The gaiety of gables: Ontario's architectural folk art

By: Adamson, Anthony

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0771000588 Unpaginated. "The story of Ontario's Barge Boards, also called Verge Boards and by the unversed, Gingerbread. A treasury of a fascinating aspect in our rich architectural heritage. Combines the best of scholarship, photography and delightful popular appeal to provide one of the most original books ever produced on a subject that is truly one of Canada's indigenous art forms." - from dust jacket and title page. Book clean, bright and unmarked with minimal wear. Modest wear to illustrated dust jacket. An indispensable work for those interested in Ontario's rural architectural heritage.

Title: The gaiety of gables: Ontario's architectural folk art

Author Name: Adamson, Anthony

Categories: Canadiana, Architecture,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1974

ISBN Number: 0771000588

ISBN Number 13: 9780771000584

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 86203509

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