Colorful building guides, catalogs, magazines, and advertisements find their way into spirited the­matic arrangements on the pages of this visual history of American domes­tic architecture. An archi­tect’s ruler inspires text box frames and divid­ers on chapter opener pages. Published to accompany the exhibition “Selling the Dwell­ing: The Books That Built Amer­ica’s Houses, 1775-2000” at the Grolier Club, New York City.