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First Additional Supplement to the Encyclopaedia of Cottage, Farm, and Villa Architecture and Furniture
Bringing the Work Down to 1842

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  • Date Published: February 2014
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781108071635

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  • After the success of his richly illustrated Encyclopaedia of Cottage, Farm, and Villa Architecture and Furniture (1833), which is also reissued in this series, the landscape gardener John Claudius Loudon (1783–1843) received a great deal of correspondence from interested readers. This prompted him and the Encyclopaedia's contributors to publish this supplement in 1842. Loudon and his colleagues had continued to study a range of rural buildings - from homes to farms and schools - in England and Scotland, while at the same time receiving architectural designs and detailed letters from North America and Australia. The supplement draws on this wealth of material to discuss developments in the use of building materials as well as innovations in design. The focus is on cottages, farms, pubs, schools and almshouses. Construction methods and furnishings are also discussed. As with the volume it supplements, this work contains a plethora of detailed illustrations.

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    • Date Published: February 2014
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781108071635
    • length: 182 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 139 x 11 mm
    • weight: 0.26kg
    • contains: 281 b/w illus.
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Introduction
    1. Cottages for country labourers and mechanics, and for gardeners, foresters, bailiffs ...
    2. Cottage villas and villas
    3. Farm buildings
    4. Schools, inns, workhouses, and almshouses
    5. Details of construction applicable to cottages, farm buildings, villas, &c.
    6. Fittings-up, finishing, and furnishing
    7. Hints to proprietors desirous of improving the labourers' cottages on their estates
    General index.

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    John Claudius Loudon

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