Books, Journals, and Websites used in my research, and often cited in my writing.
I own most of the books and journals listed below, many of which are out of print in their original format. I have linked to Google books or publisher websites wherever possible, in order to help readers find nearby or existent copies.
Baldwin, Peter C; How Night Air Became Good Air, 1776-1930, Environmental History 8.3 (2003): 36 pars. 9 Aug. 2008
Benjamin, Asher; The Country Builder's Assistant, 1797
Benjamin, Asher; The American Builder's Companion, 1827
Benjamin, Asher; The Architect, or Practical House Carpentry, 1830
Depew, Chauncey M. ed, (1895); 100 Years of American Commerce , 1795-1895
Encyclopedia Britannica, 1911 Edition
Gaynor, JM and Hegedorn, NL; Tools: Working Wood in Eighteenth Century America, The Colonial Williamburg Foundation, Williamsburg, VA, 1993
Hambridge, Jay; The Elements of Dynamic Symmetry, Dover Publications, 1967. originally published 1919-20
Hubka, Thomas C.; Big House, Little House, Back House, Barn, University Press of New England, 1985
Ierley, Merritt; Open House: A Guided Tour of the American Home, 1637 - Present, Henry Holt, NY, 1999
Jenkins, Joseph; The Slate Roof Bible, Jenkins Publishing, Grove City, PA, 2003
Langley, Batty & Palladio, Andrea; Builder's Director or Benchmate, 1747
Lawlor, Robert: Sacred Geometry, Philosophy and Practice, Thames and Hudson, NYC, 1982
Le Corbusier; The Modulor: A Harmonious Measure to the Human Scale, Universally Applicable..., Harvard Press, 1954
Montgomery Ward catalog of 1895 (reprint by Dover Publications)
The Oxford English Dictionary, Oxford University Press, 1971,
Sears Roebuck catalog, fall 1909, reprint by Ventura Books, Inc., NYC, 1979
Shaw, Edward, The Modern Architect, 1854, Dover Publications reprint, 1995
Sloan, Eric; A Museum of Early American Tools, 1964, Dover Publications reprint, 2002
Smith. Laurie; The Dutch House at Bucksteep Manor, The Geometrical Design Works, 2012
Smith, Laurie; The Gardener's Shelter at Cressing Temple: Historic and Modern Geometric Design, Building a Timber Frame without Maths or Power, 2009, The Carpenters' Fellowship , UK
Smith, Laurie; A Three-Dimensional, Timber-Framed Encyclopaedia of Geometrical Carpentry Design, Vernacular Architecture, Vol. 38 (2007) 35 -47.
Smith, Laurie; Geometrical Design in Historic Welsh Frames, Timber Framing, Journal of the Timber Framers' Guild, 70, (2003) 4-13.
Swann, Abraham; The British Architect, 1758
Thompkins, Peter; Secrets of the Great Pyramid, Harper and Row, NYC, 1971
Turn of the Century Doors, Windows and Decorative Millwork: the Mulliner catalog of 1893, republished by Dover Publications in 1995
Marcus Vitruvius Pollio; De Architectura, c.15 BCE, Rome, on-line English translation by Bill Thayer: http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/E/Roman/Texts/Vitruvius/home.html
Moss, Roger W. and Winkler, Gail C.; Victorian Interior Decoration: American interiors 1830-1900, 1986