The American Country House
Author: Clive Aslet
Describes the grand country houses built with American industrial fortunes from the end of the Civil War until 1940, including the Vanderbilts' Biltmore, the Rockefellers' Kykuit, the Duponts' Winterthur, and William Randolph Hearst's San Simeon and more.
Paperback, 302 pages
Publisher: Yale University Press New Haven and London