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7 edition of Houses around the world. found in the catalog.

Houses around the world.

by Louise Lee Floethe

  • 258 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

  • Dwellings -- Juvenile literature,
  • Dwellings

  • About the Edition

    Describes how people around the world have built houses adapted to their particular life style, climate, and available building materials.

    Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated by Richard Floethe.
    ContributionsFloethe, Richard, illus.
    LC ClassificationsGT171 .F55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p.
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5410733M
    ISBN 100684135299
    LC Control Number73001331

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This book really drives him the idea that we, all of us, are the 1% when you take the entire globe into consideration/5(47).

This is an amazing book. I am very thrilled and pleased with it. Not only is it beautiful pictures of homes from around the world there are 2 page layout colored drawings of the inside with description of how the people live, sleep, eat, play, and study/5(31). This book is perfect for just browsing or for hours of fascinated study.

The illustrations provide an amazing amount of detail, the paper collage is stunning perfect for sharing. I'd love to see the original artwork. I highly recommend this book for introducing children to the many different types of houses available around the world/5(69). The Tiny House Movement started some years ago, with people around the world building really small living spaces and loving their new simplified lives.

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