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Architecture Residential

Houses of Nova Scotia

An Illustrated Guide to Architectural Style Recognition

by (author) Allen Penney

Formac Publishing Company Limited
Initial publish date
Jan 1989
Residential, General
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Jan 1989
    List Price
  • eBook

    Publish Date
    Feb 2008
    List Price

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From grand mansions to mobile homes, Houses of Nova Scotia offers an unparalleled understanding of the province's built heritage.
This is a field guide to Nova Scotia houses, from the grand to the humble. It is an indispensible tool for anyone who has ever been intrigued by an interesting old home and wanted to find out more about it. It will help even a complete novice understand the built heritage of Nova Scotia more fully.
Written by a noted architect and teacher, Houses of Nova Scotia is a remarkable companion to any house-watching expedition.

About the author

ALLEN PENNEY is a registered architect in the province of Nova Scotia and a Professor of Architecture at the Technical University of Nova Scotia.

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