Cover: The Framed Houses of Massachusetts Bay, 1625–1725 in HARDCOVER

The Framed Houses of Massachusetts Bay, 1625–1725

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HARDCOVER

$109.00 • £87.95 • €98.00

ISBN 9780674316805

Publication Date: 06/21/1979

Short

280 pages

280 halftones, 55 line illustrations, 8 maps

Belknap Press

World

Abbott Lowell Cummings was Executive Director of the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities (now Historic New England) and a member of the faculty at Antioch College, Boston University, and Yale University.

Awards & Accolades

  • Laurence L. Winship Book Award, The Boston Globe
  • 1979 Alice Davis Hitchcock Book Award, Society of Architectural Historians
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