The Resource A house on the water : inspiration for living at the water's edge, Robert Knight ; photography by Randy O'Rourke

A house on the water : inspiration for living at the water's edge, Robert Knight ; photography by Randy O'Rourke

Label
A house on the water : inspiration for living at the water's edge
Title
A house on the water
Title remainder
inspiration for living at the water's edge
Statement of responsibility
Robert Knight ; photography by Randy O'Rourke
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Maine architect Knight looks at 25 homes that are enhanced by the water around them, and he presents six design themes to show what makes a house on the water work well. 300 color photos
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Knight, Robert
Dewey number
728/.0974/09146
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
NA7575
LC item number
.K58 2003
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Rourke, Randy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Seaside architecture
  • Lakeside architecture
  • Architecture, Domestic
Label
A house on the water : inspiration for living at the water's edge, Robert Knight ; photography by Randy O'Rourke
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Sand between Your Toes
  • 44
  • Resurrecting a Lakeside Bungalow
  • 52
  • A House over the Water
  • 62
  • A House of Many Faces
  • 70
  • Where Porch Is King
  • 78
  • At the Water's Edge
  • Preserving Privacy in a Public Place
  • 84
  • A Sense of Scale
  • 92
  • The Elements of Style
  • 100
  • A Roof on the Ridge
  • 108
  • Living Out on the Lake
  • 116
  • 4
  • Industrial Strength
  • 124
  • Standing Alone
  • 132
  • A Question of Balance
  • 140
  • Grace Notes
  • 150
  • Hugging the Shore
  • 160
  • A Quiet Fit
  • The Elegance of Simplicity
  • 170
  • Balancing on the Edge
  • 176
  • A Tent on the River
  • 184
  • A Tall House in the Trees
  • 192
  • The Cottage and the Camp
  • 200
  • 20
  • Architects, Designers, and Builders
  • 216
  • Between the Garden and the Bay
  • 28
  • The Perfect Site
  • 36
Control code
ocm52091995
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9781561586073
Lccn
2003009032
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)52091995
Label
A house on the water : inspiration for living at the water's edge, Robert Knight ; photography by Randy O'Rourke
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Sand between Your Toes
  • 44
  • Resurrecting a Lakeside Bungalow
  • 52
  • A House over the Water
  • 62
  • A House of Many Faces
  • 70
  • Where Porch Is King
  • 78
  • At the Water's Edge
  • Preserving Privacy in a Public Place
  • 84
  • A Sense of Scale
  • 92
  • The Elements of Style
  • 100
  • A Roof on the Ridge
  • 108
  • Living Out on the Lake
  • 116
  • 4
  • Industrial Strength
  • 124
  • Standing Alone
  • 132
  • A Question of Balance
  • 140
  • Grace Notes
  • 150
  • Hugging the Shore
  • 160
  • A Quiet Fit
  • The Elegance of Simplicity
  • 170
  • Balancing on the Edge
  • 176
  • A Tent on the River
  • 184
  • A Tall House in the Trees
  • 192
  • The Cottage and the Camp
  • 200
  • 20
  • Architects, Designers, and Builders
  • 216
  • Between the Garden and the Bay
  • 28
  • The Perfect Site
  • 36
Control code
ocm52091995
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9781561586073
Lccn
2003009032
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)52091995

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