The MacDowell Colonists
Title THE MACDOWELL COLONY: A History of its Architecture and Development
Binding Trade Paperback.
Book Condition Minor soil to the rear cover, else near fine in photo-pictorial wraps. 84 pages; photo-illustrations of each building; summary of land transactions; quotes from colonists; glossary of terms; architectural drawings list; bibliography.
Edition Reprint: Trade Paperback. Quarto.
Publisher Peterborough, New Hampshire: (The MacDowell Colony), 1988.
Seller ID 34945.00
The colony originated in 1896 when Marian McDowells and her husband, Edward, a composer and concert pianist, bought an abandoned farm in Peterborough. The Mrs. began an association to create a colony with an encouraging atmosphere for varied artists.
Architecture. Art. Literature. Music.