Octagonal Houses of Maine.
Maine is dotted with charming old octagonal houses built
because of the concepts and persuasions of one man, Orson Fowler, who was
far ahead of his time. Dover re-printed Fowler’s influential book -----------several
years ago. Author Carol-Lynne Rössel Waugh describes the history,
architecture and settings of the houses. Illustrations by-Patrick H. Higgins.
Bound in dark gray leather, stamped in silver. Blue and white marbled end
sheets. 15/16" tall, 64 pages. $30.00.