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Brunelleschi's Dome

Brunelleschi's Dome

by Ross King

Ross King was born in Canada in 1962 and completed a PhD in English Literature at York University in Toronto. He is the author of two novels, Domino, soon to be made into a film, and Ex-Libris. He lives near Oxford.
The Death and Life Of Great American Cities

The Death and Life Of Great American Cities

by Jane Jacobs

Jane Jacobs was born on May 4, 1916, in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Her father was a physician and her mother taught school and worked as a nurse. After high school and a year spent as a reporter on the Scranton Tribune, Jacobs went to New York, where she found a succession of jobs as a stenographer and wrote free-lance articles about the city's many working districts, which fascinated her. In 1952, after a number of writing and editing jobs ranging in subject matter from metallurgy to a geography of the... Read more
Building Construction Illustrated

Building Construction Illustrated

by Francis D K Ching

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Architecture

Architecture

by Francis D K Ching

Includes bibliographical references (p. 409) and indexes
Experiencing Architecture

Experiencing Architecture

by Steen Eiler Rasmussen

2nd Edition
The Architecture Of Happiness

The Architecture Of Happiness

by Alain De Botton

Alain de Botton is the author of three works of fiction and five of nonfiction, including How Proust Can Change Your Life, The Consolations of Philosophy, and The Art of Travel. He lives in London.
Design Of Cities

Design Of Cities

by Edmund N Bacon

"The major contemporary work on urban design . . . Splendidly presented, filled with thoughtful and brilliant intuitive insights." —The New Republic In a brilliant synthesis of words and pictures, Edmund N. Bacon relates historical examples to modern principles of urban planning. He vividly demonstrates how the work of great architects and planners of the past can influence subsequent development and be continued by later generations. By illuminating the historical background of urban design,... Read more
City Of Quartz

City Of Quartz

by Mike Davis

Mike Davis is the author of several books including Planet of Slums, City of Quartz, Ecology of Fear, Late Victorian Holocausts, and Magical Urbanism. He was recently awarded a MacArthur Fellowship. He lives in Papa’aloa, Hawaii.
The Poetics Of Space

The Poetics Of Space

by Gaston Bachelard

The Timeless Way Of Building

The Timeless Way Of Building

by Christopher Alexander

Design With Nature

Design With Nature

by Ian L McHarg

Ghosts Along the Mississippi

Ghosts Along the Mississippi

by Clarence John Laughlin

Space, Time and Architecture

Space, Time and Architecture

by Sigfried Giedion

The Arts

The Arts

by Hendrik Willem Van Loon

Modern Architecture

Modern Architecture

by Kenneth Frampton

Skyscraper

Skyscraper

by Karl Sabbagh

An Age Of Barns

An Age Of Barns

by Eric Sloane

Architectural Graphics

Architectural Graphics

by Frank Ching

The King's England

The King's England

by Mee Arthur

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Fundamentals Of Building Construction

by Edward Iano, Joseph Allen

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The Dynamics Of Architectural Form

The Dynamics Of Architectural Form

by Arnheim, Rudolf

Rudolf Arnheim has been known, since the publication of his groundbreaking Art and Visual Perception in 1974, as an authority on the psychological interpretation of the visual arts. Two anniversary volumes celebrate the landmark anniversaries of his works in 2009. In The Power of the Center , Arnheim uses a wealth of examples to consider the actors that determine the overall organization of visual form in works of painting, sculpture, and architecture. The Dynamics of Architectural Form explores the... Read more
Architectural Graphics

Architectural Graphics

by Martin, C Leslie

Modern Architecture

Modern Architecture

by Scully, Vincent, Jr

Archaeologia Aeliana: or, Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquities. 3rd series, Volume XIX [19]. 1922

Archaeologia Aeliana: or, Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquities. 3rd series, Volume XIX [19]. 1922

by Blair, R [ed.]

Newcastle-upon-Tyne: The Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne. G : in Good condition without dust jacket. Cover rubbed. 1922. 3rd series. Brown hardback cloth cover. 230mm x 180mm (9" x 7"). xxxiii, 275pp + plates. Numerous b/w drawings, photographs. .
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£18.60
A Popular Art. British Wallpapers 1930-1960

A Popular Art. British Wallpapers 1930-1960

by De Joia, Roberta, ed.; Silver Studio

London: Middlesex Polytechnic, 1989. First edition. Paper wrappers with dust jacket (paperback). A fine copy in a very good soiled jacket.. 72 pp. 16 color plates & 21 b/w illus. Sm. 4to. Covers 240 wall papers. Includes handlist to accompany the Exhibition Catalogue. Catalogue of an exhibition organized by the Silver Studio Collection, Middlesex Polytechnic,held at the Orleans House Gallery, Riverside, Twickenham, 2 December 1989 - 11 February 1990. Bibliography.
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$75.00
Irish Houses & Castles

Irish Houses & Castles

by Guinness, Desmond and Ryan, William

New York: Crescent Books, 1971. First American edition. Hardcover. Near fine copy/price-clipped. Large 8vo Boards Pp 352 Illus: 371 plates, 51 in color, and 33 plans A large, profusely illustrated book on fine Irish estates by two experts on the subject A few inked annotations correcting perceived grammatical or spelling errors
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$22.00
A History of Oldham Churches

A History of Oldham Churches

by Beever, John

Radcliffe, Manchester: Neil Richardson, 1996. Book in new unread condition. 71pp. Well illustrated including many from the past. Scarce.. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New. 11.5 x 8 inches.
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£15.00
Homes in the Earth

Homes in the Earth

by Chalmers, L.S. ; J.A Jones

San Francisco, CA: Chronicle Books. G/NO DUSTJACKET. 1980. Paperback. Oblong 8vo., 112p, Water stains at outward edges, see picture. Previous owners inscription on front endpapers. .
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$20.00
Sustainable House: Living for our future

Sustainable House: Living for our future

by Mobbs, Michael

Choice Books , Sydney, 1998. Softcover. Very Good. Size: 10"-12" Tall. Previous owner's signature in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Home Decorating & Repair; ISBN: 094727748x. ISBN/EAN: 9780947277482. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 41415. . 9780947277482
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AU$20.00
Into the Void Pacific: Building the 1939 San Francisco World's Fair

Into the Void Pacific: Building the 1939 San Francisco World's Fair

by Shanken, Andrew M

Berkeley: University of California Press, 2014. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good+. First printing, 2014, hardcover with printed paper covered boards in dust jacket, small quarto, 240pp., illustrated in color and b&w. Book fine with handsome boards and tight binding, text clean bright and unmarked. DJ VG+ with edgewear that includes a small closed tear to top front panel, mild rubbing.
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$30.00
THE WEST PORTALS OF SAINT-DENIS AND CHARTRES: SCULPTURE IN THE ILE-DE-FRANCE FROM 1140 TO 1190 THEORY OF ORIGINS

THE WEST PORTALS OF SAINT-DENIS AND CHARTRES: SCULPTURE IN THE ILE-DE-FRANCE FROM 1140 TO 1190 THEORY OF ORIGINS

by Stoddard, Whitney S

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1952. First Edition Thus. Folio; 64pp; 38 loose plates; housed in slipcase of blue paper-covered boards; the latter worn and soiled; contents very good. [Spine; white title label on blue paper]. Rockville Non-Retail Listings.
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$18.75
The Story of Wells Cathedral

The Story of Wells Cathedral

by Malden, Richard H

London: Raphael Tuck & Sons, 1934. Hardcover with protective plastic jacket in good condition; first edition; rear board is slightly warped; leading corners are shelfworn; spine is mildly discoloured and cocked, with minor bump on its head and foot; two letters from author and explanation note from previous owner attached to FEP; page block and some pages are foxed; text remains clean throughout. AE. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Used.
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£42.75
Lost London. Being a description of landmarks which have disappeared pictured by J. Crowther circa 1879-87

Lost London. Being a description of landmarks which have disappeared pictured by J. Crowther circa 1879-87

by Chancellor, E. Beresford

London: Constable and Company/Houghton Mifflin, 1926. Cloth. Good. Brown cloth. No jacket. 131 pp. Black and white illustrated plates throughout. A descriptive survey of various houses, tenements, and gardens throughout London that were "lost" due to redevelopment or improvements throughout the city. Written as a travelogue describing the author's itinerary, accompanied by black and white reproductions of watercolors by J. Crowther. This includes Maunder's Fish Shop, Turner's... Read more
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$30.00
Anglican Churches of Kingston, The

Anglican Churches of Kingston, The

by Anderson, Allan J

Kingston, 1963 A history of Kingston's thirteen Anglican churches. Burgundy hard cover with gilt titling on burgundy spine label, illustrated with black and white photographs, 110 pages. Cover has very minor edge and shelf wear, name in ink on end paper, paper-clip crease to upper edge of end paper and title page, small list of errata attached to title page. Book is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments,... Read more
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$15.00
Hali. Carpet, Textile and Islamic Art. Issue 130. September-October 2003

Hali. Carpet, Textile and Islamic Art. Issue 130. September-October 2003

by Shaffer, Daniel, ed

London: Sebastian Ghandchi, 2003. First edition. Paper wrappers. A fine copy. As new.. Illus. with color & b/w photos. 4to. Articles include: An Archaic Turkmen Carpet; Capturing the Moment; Long Bei - Ceremonial Dragon Covers of the Li of Hainan; more.
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$40.00
Frank Lloyd Wright - Ein grosser Zeuge des zeitgenössischen Amerika, der den Weg der architektonischen Entwicklung unserer Zeit bestimmt hat,

Frank Lloyd Wright - Ein grosser Zeuge des zeitgenössischen Amerika, der den Weg der architektonischen Entwicklung unserer Zeit bestimmt hat,

by Dezzi Bardeschi, Marco

1971. Erstausgabe, Luzern / Freudenstadt / Wien, Kunstkreis (= Gestalter unserer Zeit), 1971, 4°, 95 S. mit zahlr. s/w und Farbabbildungen, original Leineneinband (Hardcover) mit original Schutzumschlag, Rückendeckelinnenseite mit kleinem Besitzerstempel, sonst schönes, sauberes Exemplar (hilireg) Should your order's weight exceed 1kg, we shall need to message you, to recalculate the shipping cost. (= Sollte Ihre Bestellung mehr als 1k wiegen, müssten die Portokosten angepasst werden, Sie... Read more
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€12.00
The Architect in Practice

The Architect in Practice

by Arthur J. & W. N. B. Willis & George

Crosby Lockwood, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Fair Condition/Poor. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket has large closed tears and associated wear. Dust Jacket price-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Architecture; Pictures of this item not already... Read more
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AU$34.00
The Ancient Bridges of the South of England

The Ancient Bridges of the South of England

by Jervoise, E

London: The Architectural Press, 1930. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, minor foxing, sunning to slightly bumped spine foot and no bumping to corners. Dusty dust jacket not price clipped with pieces missing from sunned spine, nicks to edges, repairs and soiling to rear. 128pp. A study of southern England's bridges and photographic illustrations of seventy eight of them.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good... Read more
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£16.00
Du Madeleine-Bastille à Météor: Histoire des transports Parisiens

Du Madeleine-Bastille à Météor: Histoire des transports Parisiens

by Marc Gaillard

Amiens: Martelle, 1991. 224 pages, 1.56kg. Pictorial laminated boards FINE with previous owners name and date to top corner of front paste-down. FINE. Text in French. Illustrated with colour and b/w photographs and drawings. A History of Parisian transport. Owing to the weight, extra shipping may be required overseas. . 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Book.
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£18.00
Old New England Doorways; with Many Illustrations from the Author's  Unique Collection of Photographs of Old-Time New England Houses and  Doorways

Old New England Doorways; with Many Illustrations from the Author's Unique Collection of Photographs of Old-Time New England Houses and Doorways

by Robinson, Albert G

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1920. Hardcover. B000866KQ4 . 1920 New and enlarged edition of the 1919 1st. HC 4to green decorated cloth, gilt. VG-/ndj with sunned spine, eps tanning, tight and sound, contents unmarked. 21p text, followed by scores of full-page b/w photo plates of Old New England Doorways .
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$25.00
Mary Emmerling's American Country Details Architectural Elements, Beds,  Bowls & Baskets, Chairs & Sofas, Collections, Cupboards, Doors,  Dressers............

Mary Emmerling's American Country Details Architectural Elements, Beds, Bowls & Baskets, Chairs & Sofas, Collections, Cupboards, Doors, Dressers............

by Emmerling, Mary

Clarkson Potter. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1994. Stated First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0517583690 . A great looking book. Stated first Edition. Complete numberline. Clean and unmarked. Mint condition. ; 208 pages .
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$9.00
Furniture Makers of Indiana 1793 to 1850

Furniture Makers of Indiana 1793 to 1850

by Walters, Betty Lawson

Indianapolis, IN: Indiana Historical Society, 1972. 1st . Hardcover. As New. not issued with a dust jacket. <p>2176 furniture makers listed alphabetically. Illustrated with 15 black and white plates.</p>
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$50.00
Brooklyn Bridge: Fact and Symbol

Brooklyn Bridge: Fact and Symbol

by TRACHTENBERG, Alan

New York: Oxford University Press, 1965. Hardcover. Fine/Fair. First edition. Illustrated. Owner notation on the front fly else fine in a poor price-clipped dustwrapper with the front panel separated from the sunned spine.
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$20.00
American Furniture: The Federal Period in the Henry Francis Du Pont Winterthur Museum

American Furniture: The Federal Period in the Henry Francis Du Pont Winterthur Museum

by MONTGOMERY, Charles F

NY: Viking, 1966. First Edition Limited. Hardcover. As New. 4to, full niger morocco gilt. One of 200 copies, SIGNED by the author. As new, apparently unused copy, in near fine cloth slipcase trimmed in morocco.
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$175.00
Beautiful Homes of Miami and Environs

Beautiful Homes of Miami and Environs

by WALKER, KAY

Miami: The Author, n.d. [c. 1926] Promotional book for realtors and decorators highlighting seventy-seven of the city’s major residences, most in the Spanish colonial/Mediterranean revival style. With illustrations from photographs by Robert C. Clyde featuring exteriors, interiors, and gardens, and identifying owners and addresses; no other text except bonus page of Civic Booster prose: "Miami--the youngest of our great American cities and spoken of as the fairest--lacks no enhancement of... Read more
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$400.00
Murray&#39;s Buckinghamshire Architectural Guide

Murray's Buckinghamshire Architectural Guide

by Betjeman, John; Piper, John [eds.]

London: John Murray. VG : in very good condition without dust jacket. 1948. First Edition. Red pictorial hardback cloth cover. 260mm x 190mm (10" x 7"). 132pp. .
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£28.00
Daughters of Painted Ladies: America&#39;s Resplendent Victorians

Daughters of Painted Ladies: America's Resplendent Victorians

by Elizabeth Pomada; Michael Larsen

U.S.A.: E.P. Dutton, 1987. 1st Edition 5th or later Printing. Soft cover. Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 144 pp., about 200 color photographs. About America's stately and Victorian houses, this book illustrates 172 of these colorful houses from 128 cities in forty-one states good clean copy .Weighs 620 gm.
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$22.45
Modern Architectural Detailing Volume 2

Modern Architectural Detailing Volume 2

by Konrad Gatz (ed)

New York: Reinhold Publishing Corporation, 1965. Hardcover. Fair/Fair. 1965. Hardcover. Fair. DJ. Dust jacket in fair condition. PO's inscription on flyleaf. Bowed. Publishing date underlined. 284p. including b&w illustrations.
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$34.95