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Around the Shadow Line : Beyond Urban Architecture

by Purini, Franco [with introductory essays by Vittorio Gregotti, Pierluigi Nicolin and Micha Bandini]

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Architectural Association, London 1984. Franco Purini is foremost in a group of Italian architects whose explorations of the connections between memory, myth an Architectural Association (1984)architecture were highly influential in the early 1980s. Folio contains a set of drawings on the theme of the eternal fascination of the city produced by Purini specially for the series. The drawings have… Read more
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Ornamentalism : The New Decorativeness in Architecture & Designb

by Robert Jensen and Patricia Conway / foreword by Paul Goldberger with design by Hermann Strohbach

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First edition, first printing
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$50.00

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Clarkson H. Potter, 1982. First edition, first printing. SIGNED. Inscribed affectionately and fully signed by Patricia Conway on the half title page. Very close to fine and bright in like pictorial dustjacket with crisp bright text throughout. Beautifully illustrated. Conway is a noted architect and interior designer as well as planning consultant and very adept in the field. Beautifully… Read more
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The Center for Environmental Structure, 2004. Fine and bright in like glossy dustjacket with crisp bright text throughout. Of the four volumes, this is number three and we also have number two available. One of the volumes to the acclaimed masterwork, 27 years of research and a lifetime of profound thinking. Beautifully illustrated with blueprints, wonderful photographs, artists in… Read more
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$90.00
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Architecture Without Architects

by Rudofksy, Bernard

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$60.00

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The Museum of Modern Art, 1965. Has become scarce in the cloth edition. Rudofsky's classic in near fine in like pictorial price-clipped dustjacket with just the lightest age tone. Immaculate and wondrous black and white photographs from the field showcasing this art of working out of school
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University of Texas Press, 1990. One of the great authorities. With 280 illustrations some in color. Oliver is a great authority on architecture, formal and informal as well as the blues music world. Close to fine and bright wraps. Beautifully illustrated with photographs from the field and around the world
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$17.95
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The Treehouse Book

by Peter and Judy Nelson with David Larkin

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$10.00

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Universe, 2000. Fine and bright pictorial gatefold stiff wraps with strong spine and crisp bright text. Wonderful survey combining children's treehouses and adult treehouses. Gorgeous photographs throughout. Gift quality
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$10.00
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The Craftsman Builder

by Art Boericke and Barry Shapiro

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First edition, first printing
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$25.00

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Simon and Schuster, 1977. First edition, first printing. A wonderful document from its time of mainly rural craftsmen working with native materials in unique ways. Color photographs from the field displaying a way of life. Near fine in very good dustjacket with gentle use
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Richard Haas : An Architecture of Illusion

by Haas, Richard with an introduction by Paul Goldberger

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$30.00

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Rizzoli, 1981. Fine and bright tall boards in like illustrated (Haas) dustjacket with crisp bright text throughout. Glossy and attractive. Showcasing vintage photographs from the field and sites. With strong text
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Treehouses of the World

by Nelson, Pete / photography by Radek, Kurzaj

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Abrams, 2004. Fine and bright in like pictorial dustjacket with crisp bright text. A wonderful survey. With exquisite color photographs from the field. Touches the subject perfectly
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$10.00
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How Buildings Learn : What Happens After They're Built

by Brand, Stewart

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First edition, first printing
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$95.00

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Viking, 1994. First edition, first printing. SIGNED. Brand new exquisite copy fully signed by Stewart Brand and dated on the full title page. Unique perspective on how buildings work by one of the masters with a terrific eye. Gift quality
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$95.00
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The Tiny Book of Tiny Houses

by Walker, Lester

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$15.00

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Overlook, 1993. New bright glossy dustjacket with crisp bright text throughout. Our preferred way of presentation of these tiny homes in a tiny book in a tiny way. Very modest and still dynamic. Profusely illustrated with vintage black and white photographs of on site locations. Gift quality
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$15.00
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Building An Island

by Acconci, Vito / Acconci Studio

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First edition, first printing
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$40.00

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Mur Island, Graz / Austria, 2003. First edition, first printing. As new and bright illustrated boards with clean bright text. Beautifully illustrated throughout. The ever inventive Vito Acconci. Gift quality
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Windmill Publishing Company, 1989. Near fine tall glossy wraps strong spine and clean text. Everything you need, how to build it, situate, live it and how to remember its history. Well documented and gorgeous with its subject. Get an outhouse!
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$10.00
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Palladio in Print : An Exhibition of Books from Queen's University Library

by Pierre de la Ruffiniere du Prey / assisted by Portia Leggat

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First Edition
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Queen's University at Kingston, Ontario, 2008. First Edition. ... and Private Collections in celebration of the 500th Anniversary of the birth of Andrea Palladio. 19 plates by this Italian architect and beautifully done. As new and bright oversize catalog. Gift quality
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The Writings of Clarence S. Stein : Architect of the Planned Community

by Stein, Clarence S. / edited by Kermit Carlyle Parsons

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First edition
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$18.95

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The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998. First edition. As new and bright slate blue boards in close to fine pictorial dustjacket with crisp bright text throughout. Elegant text and nicely illustrated with vintage photographs. Gift quality
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The Owner-Built Log House, Living In Harmony with Your Environment

by Mackie, B. Allan

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First edition
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$12.00

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Firefly, 2001. First edition. As new and bright glossy pictorials wraps with crisp bright text throughout. Mackie knows his stuff and beautifully illustrated with many color photographs and diagrams that lead you to each building site
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Treehouses

by Aikman, Anthony

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First edition
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$10.00

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Robert Hale, London, 1988. First edition. Fine and bright gray boards in like pictorial dustjacket with crisp bright text throughout. An interesting concept of the building of treehouses, both historical and adaptations. Beautifully and profusely illustrated throughout
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Shelter Publications, 2004. Near fine tall pictorial wraps and beautifully illustrated throughout and profuse and complete. You will find few better books on the subject as this one, guided by its author Lloyd Kahn.
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$20.00
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Dover, 1970. With 217 photographs and measured drawings. Near fine tall stiff illustrated wraps with crisp bright text throughout. Nicely illustrated with vintage photographs from the field. Tiny white label to opening flyleaf which bothers none of the text
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$6.95
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English Cottages and Farmhouses

by Cook, Olive / Edwin Smith, photographs

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$6.95

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Thames and Hudson, 1985. Fine and bright glossy pictorial stiff wraps with strong spine and clean text throughout. Profusely illustrated with a nicely informed text. Full title page with tiny white label to inside font flyleaf which bothers
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$6.95