Beyond Paradise: Building Dundas 1793 - 1950 / The Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee of the Town of Dundas ( Ontario Architecture )( Local History )


----------hardcover, about 12 x 9.25 inches, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, 120 pages, includes many maps and many architectural drawings and illustrations of important buildings in Dundas and local area, , contents include: Preface; ---- GROWTH of DUNDAS: Beginnings; A Milling Village; Canal Era; Ece of the Railway Age; Factory Town; Suburban Dawn ---- DUNDAS DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE: Primary Heritage Buildings; The Loyalist Legacy - The Nash House; The Storey-and-a-half -The Vassie House; The Cottage - McKenzie and Wilson Houses; Stone Houses - The Powers House; Abiding Image - The Central Gable House; The Scott House; The Villas - Notman House; The Victorians - Wilson House; Ballindalloch; Chalmers-Stark House; Fisher House; Revival Styles and Details; Semi-detached Houses; A Fitting Entrance; As Through a Glass; Nothing But the Best - Stonewall House; Orchard Hill; Foxbar; Profile of Homeownners; A Question of Frontage - End-Gable Houses; The Pyramid Builders; Facing the Past ----The CHANGING CORE - Dundas Hotels; Banks; Business Blocks ---- DUNDAS LANDMARKS: Town Hall; Post Office; Churches; Cotton Mill; Carnegie Library; Desjardins Canal --- A FUTURE for the PAST; Glossary; Index of Addresses,maps include: Village of Cootes Paradise, Dundas in 1801; in 1827; in 1836; in 1851; in 1875; in 1951; map of the primary heritage buildings; map of two storey gable houses; map of storey and a half houses; map of cottages; map of stone houses; map of central gable houses; map of villas; map of revival styles; map of semis; map showing houses with important or noteworthy entrances, windows, exterior facings; map of end-gable homes; map of pyramid houses - hotels - banks - business areas - landmarks - cotton mill site, a very thorough look at the town of Dundas, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: Beyond Paradise: Building Dundas 1793 - 1950 / The Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee of the Town of Dundas ( Ontario Architecture )( Local History )

Author Name: Norris, Darrell A; Preface By Linda Helson, Maps By Sylva Cipris and Justine Murdy / The Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee of the Town of Dundas ( Ontario )

Illustrator: Patricia Peacock-Evans with Architectural Drawings By Engelbert Dimmers and Justine Murdy

Categories: Hamilton & Ontario Local History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Dundas, Ontario, Dundas, ON: Darrell A Norris / The Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee of the Town of Dundas ( Ontario ), 1996, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1996

ISBN Number: 1550462172

ISBN Number 13: 9781550462173

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Jacket Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156321

Keywords: Beyond Paradise: Building Dundas 1793 - 1950 / The Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee of the Town of Dundas ( Ontario Architecture ), Valley, Hamilton, Wentworth, Structures, Homes, Houses, Municipal Buildings,