Suggested Reading List

Book Title Author 
Building Art: The Life and Work of Frank Gehry Paul Goldberger
A Female Modernist in the Classical Capital: Chloethiel Woodard Smith and the Architecture of Southwest Washington, DC Catherine Zipf
A Gendered Profession: The Question of Representation in Space Making Catherine Zipf
Building Art: The Life and Work of Frank Gehry Paul Goldberger
Duncan Phyfe: Master Cabinetmaker in New York Peter Kenny
Honore Lannuier, Cabinet Maker from Paris: The Life and Work of a French Ebeniste in Federal New York Peter Kenny
Modernism and Landscape Architecture, 1890–1940 Therese O’Malley
Professional Pursuits: Women and the American Arts and Crafts Movement Catherine Zipf
Regional Garden Design in the United States Therese O’Malley
Why Architecture Matters Paul Goldberger
Behold  The Siasconset Union Chapel
Greater Light on Nantucket Hanna D. Monaghan
The Daring Daughters of Nantucket Island Jascin Leonardo Finger
Ahab’s Wife Sena Jeter Naslund
Landscapes and Gardens for Historic Buildings: A Handbook for Reproducing and Creating Authentic Landscapes, Third Edition Rudy J. Favretti and Joy Putman Favretti
Early Nantucket and it’s Whale Houses Henry Chandlee Forman
Nantucket Cottages and Gardens: Charming Spaces on the Faraway Isle Leslie Linsley
Old Houses on Nantucket Kenneth Duprey
Sea Captains’ Houses and Rose-Covered Cottages Margaret Moore Booker
Moby Dick Herman Melville
Abram’s Eyes: The Native American Legacy of Nantucket Island Nathaniel Philbrick
Away off Shore  Nathaniel Philbrick
Dark Nantucket Noon Jane Langton
In the Heart of the Sea  Nathaniel Philbrick
Melville in Love  Michael Sheldon
Movement of the Stars  Amy Brill
Nantucket Lights  Karen Butler
Nantucket Summer Speak Bobbi Mcpeak
Neighborhood Book Series NPT
Wreck of the Whale Ship Essex Owen chase