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7 edition of San Francisco Victorians found in the catalog.

San Francisco Victorians

by Randolph Delehanty

  • 393 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Chronicle Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Houses, apartments, flats, etc,
  • Photography & Photographs,
  • Subjects & Themes - Travel - U.S./West,
  • History - Specific Styles,
  • Architecture, Victorian,
  • Photography,
  • Architecture,
  • San Francisco,
  • Photo Essays,
  • United States - Pacific - San Francisco,
  • Architecture / General,
  • Architecture, Domestic,
  • Photoessays & Documentaries,
  • California,
  • Details

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMike Blumensaadt (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8001870M
    ISBN 100811827712
    ISBN 109780811827713
    OCLC/WorldCa42921393

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San Francisco Victorians is a wonderful little book, especially for the homesick like me. The book is full of great pictures reflecting the cultural heritage of Frisco, with a historian's essay telling the history along the way.

Excellent companion for a long stroll in the city; for delightful discoveries/5(8). Discover San Francisco’s wealth of historical architecture—and visit multiple neighborhoods and city highlights—when you book this small-group walking tour.

Admire the city’s famed “Painted Ladies,” step inside a Victorian-style home, and learn all about the Queen Anne style.5/5(). This book would appeal to photographers, those interested in Victorian archetecture, and those interested in San Francisco and San Francisco History.

Snippet of information from the book - one of the major reasons these lovely "Painted Ladies" are holding up so well is that they were made from redwood - which is bug and rot resistent!/5(6). Queen Anne Victorians, San Francisco: Address, Queen Anne Victorians Reviews: //5(34).

The Victorian San Francisco Mysteries. The Victorian San Francisco Mystery series is San Francisco Victorians book on the research M. Louisa Locke did for her doctorate in history at University of California, San Diego about women who San Francisco Victorians book in the far west at the end of the 19 th century.

The series features Annie Fuller, a boardinghouse owner and pretend clairvoyant, and Nate Dawson, a San. The name painted ladies was first used to describe these beautiful old homes by writers Elizabeth Pomada and Michael Larsen in their book Painted Ladies – San Francisco’s Resplendent Victorians and it has, of course, been with us ever since.

A Little Bit of History. This happy, gloriously colorful book celebrates the unique collection of Victorian houses in San Francisco--houses of such highly eclectic architectural charm that they can only best be described as being of the San Francisco Style.

The great photographs show us, and the delightful text and captions tell us, how San Francisco's Painted Ladies have enjoyed an astonishing renaissance.5/5(1). Get this from a library.

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One of San Francisco’s Larsen used it for the title of their book Painted Ladies: San Francisco’s Street—the most famous are the row of Victorians at Author: Brock Keeling. Victorian homes in San Francisco take on many shapes, sizes and names for that matter.

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Books about San Francisco - Travel Guides, History of San Francisco, Earthquake, Cookbooks, Architecture of San Franicsco, Walking-Hiking, Kids, Dogs. InElizabeth Pomada and Michael Larsen wrote the book “Painted Ladies: San Francisco's Resplendent Victorians,” and in“The Painted Ladies Revisited,” showcasing and explaining.

Annie Fuller, the young boarding house keeper and reluctant clairvoyant, met the kind, older Chinese servant, Mr. Wong, in the midst of her investigations into a mysterious death in Maids of Misfortune, the first book in Locke's Victorian San Francisco Mystery this short story, Annie Fuller turns to Mr.

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