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Columbia Electric Limited Catalogue Catalog

by Columbia Electric Limited

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Published
1972
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As New
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AU$34.58

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Canada: Columbia Electric, 1972. 120 pages of full colour photos of lighting fixtures, lamps and other products associated with lighting such as tools and hardware. No stated date, likely 1970s? There are no postal codes or telephone prefixes listed, so it will likely be around that decade. Small stamp on cover shows 1972. Intended as a catalogue… Read more
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Building with words: Canadian architects on architecture

by Bernstein, William

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780889102408
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AU$21.43

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Coach House Press, 1981. A clean fresh copy but there is a slight rippling of page edges. All else fine. See cover scan for the list of contributing architects.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Toronto observed: Its architecture, patrons, and history

by Dendy, William

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780195405088
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Canada: Oxford University Press, 1986. Hardcover, first edition. Thoroughly illustrated with vintage and modern photographs. 327 pages, indexed. Minor shelfwear and a bit of a spine lean otherwise a good clean solid copy. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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The Rebuilding of Stowe House 1770 - 1777

by McCarthy, Michael Joseph

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Published
1973
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Very Good
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AU$16.88

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UK: Huntington Library Quarterly, 1973. Booklet reprinted from Volume XXXVI no. 3 May 1973. Very detailed monograph, illustrated. Gift inscription on 1st page, all else fine. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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The West House Brunswick Street Halifax

by Maud Rosinski ; A F Duffus

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Published
1973
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$20.75

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Canada: Heritage Trust of Nova Scotia , 1973. Presumed first, original comb-bound wraps. profusely illustrated with historical information and plans for the restoration proposal. 51 pages. A bit of edgewear otherwise a fine clean copy. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Artistic Theory in Italy 1450 - 1600

by Blunt, Anthony

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Published
1968
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Fair
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AU$8.17

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UK: Oxford, 1968. Rather worn and well thumbed, but still an acceptable reading copy. Soft Cover. Fair.
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The Norwich Plan for Downtown Restoration ( Oakville & Niagara Falls Ontario )

by Norwich Union Insurance Group

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Published
1970
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Very Good
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AU$8.17

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Toronto: Norwich Union Insurance Group, 1970. Staple bound as issued - no date - perhaps late 60s? Interesting information on historic building restoration in Canada based on Norwich England. Back cover has 3 fold-out panels with before and after photographs of buildings in Oakville and Niagara Falls Ontario (quite a few from Queen Street). A lovely clean… Read more
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Architectural Acoustics

by Swan, Clifford M ; Johns-Manville Incorporated

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Published
1911
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Very Good
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AU$39.97

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Toronto: Canadian Johns-Manville Limited, 1911. Hardcover ORIGINAL from the early 1900s. No stated date - likely between 1911 and 1920. Illustrated with photographs. Pictorial cover. Very minor edgewear and light rubbing of cover, interior quite fine. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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Railroad Station: An Architectural History

by Meeks, Carroll L. V.

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Published
1956
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Very Good
ISBN
9780300007640
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AU$13.81

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U.S.A.: Yale University Press, 1956. Hardcover, 1978 printing. Some shelf and edgewear otherwise a fine clean solid copy. Dust jacket is a little tattered, but still present and protecting the book. From the NY Times: "Profusely illustrated book chronicles the evolution of the architecture of the railroad station in both Europe and America from the 1830s to… Read more
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Die Wies : The Pilgrim Church of the Gegeisselten Heiland

by Loemke, Carl

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Published
1985
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Very Good
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AU$12.32

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Lechbruck: Verlag Kienberger, 1985. Marvellously illustrated English language version of a German book on this delightful church near Munich. Beautiful photography, nicely put together on thick glossy paper. Staple bound as issued, no stated date, perhaps mid 1980s.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Kienberger, Wilhelm .
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Modern Architecture in Germany

by Werner, Bruno E.

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Published
1956
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Very Good
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AU$12.32

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Munich: F. Bruckmann , 1956. Minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean tight copy. Covers Modern Architecture in Germany by Bruno E. Werner; The Parliament Buildings at Bonn, Hanover City Planning; St. Paul's Church, Frankfort and more. Profusely illustrated with photographs. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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The Norwich Plan for Downtown Restoration ( Oakville & Niagara Falls Ontario )

by Norwich Union Insurance Group

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1970
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Very Good
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AU$8.17

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Toronto: Norwich Union Insurance Group, 1970. Staple bound as issued - no date - perhaps late 60s? Interesting information on historic building restoration in Canada based on Norwich England. Back cover has 3 fold-out panels with before and after photographs of buildings in Oakville and Niagara Falls Ontario (quite a few from Queen Street). A lovely clean… Read more
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City after the Automobile

by Kohn, Safdie

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780773760004
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AU$9.55

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Don Mills, ON, Canada: Stoddart Kids, 1997. Minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean tight copy - from the publisher: "One of the world's leading architects combines past urban archetypes, present socioeconomic realities, and the promise of future technology to create a dramatically new kind of metropolis". Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Architects Make Zigzags: Looking at Architecture from a to Z

by Munro, Roxie;Maddex, Diane

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780891331216
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AU$7.60

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USA: Preservation Press, National Trust for Historic Preservation, 1986. A lovely clean fresh copy - An alphabet book of twenty-six architectural concepts, with drawings and definitions of such terms as dormer, facade, and newel post.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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New York Vertical

by Hamann, Horst

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Published
2000
Condition
As New
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9783823854739
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AU$13.81

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: Te Neues Pub Group, 2000. Lovely hardcover - appears NEW AND UNREAD. From the publisher:"Now in an easy-to-carry format, this award-winning pictorial tribute to the world's most vertical city offers a unique introduction to New York's spectacular architecture. Using a vintage panoramic camera tilted ninety degrees. Hamann spent nearly five years painstakingly setting up… Read more
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A History of Architecture in France

by West, T. W.

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780340094327
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AU$12.43

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London: University of London Press, 1969. Minor edgewear and creasing of spine otherwise a good solid copy - contains 163 line drawings by the author and 26 half tone photographs. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated.
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A Preface to Economic Geography

by Lindberg, James; McCarty, Harlod

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Published
1966
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Fair
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AU$13.67

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USA: Prentice Hall, 1966. Edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well some age toning, otherwise still a fair reading copy. Soft Cover. Fair.
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Les Chateaux de La Renaissance

by Gebelin, Francois

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1927
Condition
Fair to Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$103.70

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Paris: Les Beaux-Arts, 1927. Avec 121 heliogravures et 45 figures dans le texte (with 121 heliogravures and 45 inline drawings), ce livre est dans la series de l'Art Francais (collection dirigee par Georges Wildenstein) part of the French Art Series general editor Georges Wildenstein, produit par Les Beaux-Arts Edition D'Etudes et de Documents, Paris. Original covers/wraps are detached but… Read more
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English Paris Churches

by Smith, Edwin;Cook, Olive;Hutton, Graham

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1989
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780500201398
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AU$13.81

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United Kingdom: Thames & Hudson, 1989. Very slight edgewear and faint creasing of spine and covers,aswell as some pages have been underlined, otherwise a fine clean tight copy. Soft Cover. Good. Illus. by Illustrated.
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The Georgian Triumph, 1700-1830

by Reed, Michael A.

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Turtle Creek Books
Published
1983
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780710094148
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AU$31.79

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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1983. Hardcover 1st edition in truly superb condition - appears almost new and unread. Dust jacket is price clipped and lightly chipped.. First Edition. Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Illustrated.
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