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By John Linley

The heart Georgia area—including Baldwin, Hancock, Jasper, Johnson, Putnam, Washington, and Wilkinson Counties—is an unlimited residing museum of vintage southern structure. First released in 1972, this sweeping survey continues to be the most effective books at the subject, masking primitive, Gothic, Greek Revival, and Victorian types, and beyond.

John Linley’s descriptions of the various constructions of the Oconee quarter are illustrated with greater than 300 images and consultant ground plans. fantastic structure, as Linley exhibits, is drastically encouraged by way of weather and geography, through the ordinary assets of the sector, and by way of historical past, customized, and culture. He considers those significant components in addition to such person beneficial properties as eco-friendly spaces—gardens and parks—and city and town plans, viewing the structure in terms of the total environment.

The structure is mentioned in chronological order by way of sort and is said to the encompassing state, with all of the seven Oconee quarter counties awarded traditionally and by way of its personal assets. traveling maps of the counties and the valuable cities find all buildings and attractions pointed out within the text.

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