Classic Cracker

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Classic Cracker

Florida's Wood-Frame Vernacular Architecture

By Ronald W. Haase

Pineapple Press, Hardcover, 9781561640133, 112pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2008

Description
Winner of the 1993 LoPresti Award for excellence in art publishing

Cracker homes take the best advantage of the climate and terrain of Florida. This book provides a history of Florida wood-frame architecture, from the simplest "single-pen" homesteads to the latest homes at Seaside, and includes several floor plans for new adaptations of "Classic Cracker" architecture. Learn about the double-pen house, the classic dogtrot, the four-square Georgian, the Cracker townhouse, and much more with this exploration of Florida's orginal architecture.

Includes several floor plans for new adaptations of "Classic Cracker" architecture.