London: Phaidon Press, (2001).
First edition. Large, thick quarto. 512p. Illustrated in color. Silver-titled black cloth. Fine in d.j. Item #16216
"The House Book is a global survey of 500 houses, covering an astonishing array of architects, cultures, styles, materials and design movements... an accessible and informative source book for all those interested in the practical, decorative and complex construction that has such an enormous influence of all our lives." (Incipit page).