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Popular Architecture in the United States and South Africa : a case study of the late nineteenth century

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Author:RADFORD, D
In:South African Journal of Cultural History Vol 7 Issue 1, Feb
Date:1993
Pages:p. 14-19
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Briefly examines the present scope or architectural history observing it to range from 'high' or academic to vernacular architecture. Then sketches popular architecture and gives a working definition of the latter. Describes the most important characteristics common to late nineteenth century domestic architecture in the United States and South Africa. Describes chief objective qualities of Romanticism