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Courtyard Housing in Los Angeles - Polyzoides, Stefanos, and Sherwood, Roger, and Tice, James
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As cities throughout the U.S. struggle with housing shortages, valuable lessons can be learned from the principles thatunderlie the design of the courtyard house. Whether humble or sumptuous in scale, courtyards create a sense of privacyand enhance quality of life by creating the impression of green space for their residents. Now available in its fifth printing, Courtyard Housing in Los Angeles documents the historical, technical, and cultural forces that shaped the development of this distinctive West Coast building type ...

Courtyard Housing in Los Angeles 1996, Princeton Architectural Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780910413534

2nd Revised edition

Trade paperback