Caumsett The Home of Marshall Field III in Lloyd Harbor, New York
Bessell, Matthew

Huntington, Long Island NY: Office of the Town Historian, 1991. F 58 pages; illustrated with color photographs by the author and Carol Fronde throughout, of one of the most beautiful estates on the North Shore of Long Island in the Town of Huntington: "...The history of the estate and previous use of its land and natural resources spans three hundred years...American Indians, English settlers and tenant farmers all used the tract...the Field estate is an example of the North Shore's affluent past when massive mansions and sprawling parks were erected...The architecture of Caumsett attests to an era when America's finest architects, builders and craftsmen were employed to create their wealthy patrons' domains..." (from the author's Introduction) Approx. 8 1/2" x 11" size; color illustrated stapled paper covers. Some light edge. tips wear to the binding; contents clean and in very good condition. Very Good Paperback (Item ID: 24789)


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