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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.
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.
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
The Timeless Way Of Building

The Timeless Way Of Building

by Christopher Alexander

The Poetics Of Space

The Poetics Of Space

by Gaston Bachelard

Ghosts Along the Mississippi

Ghosts Along the Mississippi

by Clarence John Laughlin

Design With Nature

Design With Nature

by Ian L McHarg

Skyscraper

Skyscraper

by Karl Sabbagh

The Arts

The Arts

by Hendrik Willem Van Loon

An Age Of Barns

An Age Of Barns

by Eric Sloane

Modern Architecture

Modern Architecture

by Kenneth Frampton

Space, Time and Architecture

Space, Time and Architecture

by Sigfried Giedion

The King's England

The King's England

by Mee Arthur

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Fundamentals Of Building Construction

by Edward Iano, Joseph Allen

Architecture Books & Ephemera

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

Intentions In Architecture

Intentions In Architecture

by Norberg-Schulz, Christian

Land Use Without Zoning

Land Use Without Zoning

by Siegan, Bernard H

Modern Architecture

Modern Architecture

by Scully, Vincent, Jr

Pilgrimage to Santiago

Pilgrimage to Santiago

by Mullins, Edwin

Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd, 1974-06-10. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. Posted within 1 working day. Robust recyclable packaging. 1st class post to the UK, Airmail worldwide
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£5.74
Franco Marescotti e la casa civile, 1934 - 1956,

Franco Marescotti e la casa civile, 1934 - 1956,

by Marescotti, Franco / Ciucci, Giorgio e Maristella Casciato

1980. Roma, officina edizioni (= Architettura / Progetto 4), 1980, quadr.gr.8°, 159 S. mit zahlr. s/w-Abb., Illustr., Bau- und Entwurfszeichungen, Grundrißdarstellungen, Architekturdetails etc. sowie einige Farb-Abb., Text: italienisch, illustr. original Kartonage (Paperback), Besitzerstempel auf Vorsatzseite, sonst ein schönes, sauberes Exemplar (Arch4) 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,... Read more
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€65.00
Portals West; a folio of Late Nineteenth Century architecture in California; preface by Robert Gordon Sproul

Portals West; a folio of Late Nineteenth Century architecture in California; preface by Robert Gordon Sproul

by Bangs, E. Geoffrey

San Francisco: California Historical Society, 1960. 87p., 9.5x12.5 inches, preface, introduction, illustrated with 36 b&w photographic plates on glossy paper with descriptions on verso, very good limited edition #64/1000 copies, previous owner's signature, address and date, in lightly soiled dj.
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$30.00
Sale 6318, 17 and 18 June 1992: Fine Books and Manuscripts, incl. the Leonard B.Schlosser Collection of Illustrated Books.

Sale 6318, 17 and 18 June 1992: Fine Books and Manuscripts, incl. the Leonard B.Schlosser Collection of Illustrated Books.

by SOTHEBY'S - NEW YORK

Book. Good. Wrs. 635 nos. Richly illus. in b/w and colours. 30 plates in colours. Index. 0.
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€30.00
Kommode. Polysander und vergoldete Bronze. Stutzuhr. Boule-Arbeit und vergoldete Bronze. Schloss Friedrichskron. Tafel mit gerahmtem Lichtdruck, darüber Titel, darunter Verlegerangabe und Bildunterschrift, gedruckt auf weißem Karton. Aus: Moebel aus den koeniglichen Schloessern zu Berlin und Potsdam. Taf. Nr. 15 v. 50. (= Ders. u. Gurlitt, Cornelius: Die Architektur und das Kunstgewerbe des XVII. Und XVIII. Jahrhunderts, Abt. 2).

Kommode. Polysander und vergoldete Bronze. Stutzuhr. Boule-Arbeit und vergoldete Bronze. Schloss Friedrichskron. Tafel mit gerahmtem Lichtdruck, darüber Titel, darunter Verlegerangabe und Bildunterschrift, gedruckt auf weißem Karton. Aus: Moebel aus den koeniglichen Schloessern zu Berlin und Potsdam. Taf. Nr. 15 v. 50. (= Ders. u. Gurlitt, Cornelius: Die Architektur und das Kunstgewerbe des XVII. Und XVIII. Jahrhunderts, Abt. 2).

by DOHME, Robert, Hg.:

Berlin: Wasmuth (Lichtdruck: Römmler & Jonas, Dresden) 1889.. 32:48 cm (Bl.), 24:33 cm (Rahmen für Lichtdruck).. Tafel mit geringfügigen Alters- und Gebrauchsspuren, insgesamt sauber; ein dekoratives Blatt zweier repräsentativer kunsthandwerklicher Gegenstände des Friderizianischen Rokoko, der wesentlich von den Zierratenbildhauern und Dekorateuren Johann Michael Hoppenhaupt d.Ä., Johann August Nahl und Johann Melchior Kambly geprägt wurde; aus dem Archiv und mit dem Inventarstempel der... Read more
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€24.00
Entrepreneurial Cities

Entrepreneurial Cities

by Malick Gaye

Enda, Dakar, 1996. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 168 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Economics; Africa; 1990s; Architecture. ISBN: 9291300152. ISBN/EAN: 9789291300150. Pictures of this... Read more
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AU$28.00
Heritage - The Magazine of the Heritage Canada Foundation: Spring 2003

Heritage - The Magazine of the Heritage Canada Foundation: Spring 2003

by Multiple Contributors

Canada: Heritage Canada Foundation, 2003. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 68 pages. Features: Rising from the Ashes - The Restoration of St. John's Anglican Church, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia; Looking through Light - Putting the Windows Together Again; Landmark Program Fills Need; True Colours - Vancouver's Historic Exterior Colour Palette; Prairie Wooden Grain Elevators Almost Extinct; Fire Suppression Systems Designed for Alberta Elevators;... Read more
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$59.95
OPEN SPACE FOR PEOPLE - ACQUISITION, CONSERVATION, CREATION AND DESIGN

OPEN SPACE FOR PEOPLE - ACQUISITION, CONSERVATION, CREATION AND DESIGN

by Edited by Mildred F. Schmertz

Washington DC: The American Institute of Architects, 1970. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches. 111 pages. Condition is Very Good; Spine faded to light blue, text and illustrations are very clean, binding is tight. STK
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$15.00
Pattern for the Future: The Pottstown Hospital

Pattern for the Future: The Pottstown Hospital

by ANONYMOUS [KLING]

Pottstown: Pottstown Hospital, 1950 A prospectus for the new Pottstown, PA hospital designed by Vincent G. Kling, featuring priced "Memorial Opportunities" for just about every square foot of the new structures. Illustrated from photographs of nurses, doctors, and patients, and plans and photographs of models of the new buildings, the Hospital addition and the new School of Nursing. First edition. 30 cm; 24 pp.; illustrated from photographs, plans, and drawings. Abrasion to front cover; else a... Read more
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$60.00
Thomas Rickman and the Victorians : The Victorian Society Volume 7

Thomas Rickman and the Victorians : The Victorian Society Volume 7

by Megan Aldrich

London: The Victorian Society, 2019. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 151pp. Study of the life and work of the Quaker architect who wrote the ground-breaking hand-book 'An Attempt to Discriminate the Styles of English'. .. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine. 9.5 x 6.75 inches.
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£10.00
Metal Work and Electric Wiring

Metal Work and Electric Wiring

Scranton, PA: International Textbook Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine lightly sunned.. 1928. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. Many illustrations and diagrams. Vintage instruction on sheet metal work, ornamental metal work, and electric wiring. ; International Library of Technology; Vol. 453B; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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$20.00
London Suburbs

London Suburbs

by introduction by Andrew Saint ; Julian Honer (editor)

London: Merrell Holberton in association with English Heritage, 1999. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Contents: Introduction: The quality of London suburb / Andrew Saint -- ch. 1. From aristocratic ideal to middle-class idyll, 1690-1840 / Chris Miele -- ch. 2. Infinite variety in brick and stucco, 1840-1914 / Susie Barson -- ch. 3. Between the wars, 1914-1940 / Roger Bowdler -- ch. 4. The road to subtopia : 1940 to the present / Elain Harwood -- ch. 5. The place of conservation / Eddie Booth. 240 pages... Read more
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£14.95
Arkhitektura Kluba. [The Architecture of the Club].

Arkhitektura Kluba. [The Architecture of the Club].

by Lukhmanov, Nikolay

In original illustrated wrappers. In good condition, small losses and cracks on the spine, small tear on the front cover, owner's mark on the spine (ink). Limited to 5 000 copies. Melnikov's projects.The book is devoted to the worker's club architecture and design. Many of these examples were designed by a constructivist architecture Konstantin Mel'nikov during his 'golden season'. There are illustrations with the following projects (sketches, plans and building photos): Rusakov Worker's Club, Porcelain... Read more
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$950.00
Cistercian Monasteries of Ireland: An Account of the History, Art and Architecture of the White Monks in Ireland from 1142 to 1540

Cistercian Monasteries of Ireland: An Account of the History, Art and Architecture of the White Monks in Ireland from 1142 to 1540

by Stalley, Roger

Yale Univ Pr, 1987-08-01. Hardcover. Very Good. Yale University Press; New Haven, 1987. Hardcover. Book is heavy and additional shipping cost may apply. Second Printing. A Very Good, blue cloth binding with gilt lettering on spine, binding sturdy and intact, discoloration to board and spine margins, moisture stains bottom board edges, rubbing to board and spine edges, bumped bottom board corners, sunned text block edges and page margins, small moisture spot top text block edge, very small soiled speck... Read more
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$100.00
The Archisutra: The Handbook's Final Chapter

The Archisutra: The Handbook's Final Chapter

by BOLIVAR, MIGUEL

N.p.: The Author, 2017 A design manual providing necessary data for a selection of sex positions, using annotated scale drawings and informative descriptions..
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$45.00
European Palaces  - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

European Palaces - 1st US Edition/1st Printing

by Bentmann, Reinhard, and Heinrich Lickes; O. Ordish (trans.)

Secaucus, NJ: Chartwell Books, Inc.. Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket. [1978]. 1st US Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0890092141 . Very Good+ condition with previous owners' names to front flyleaf in Very Good- dust-jacket with moderate edgewear; ; Ex-Libris; 186 pages .
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$30.00
THE AMERICAN BARN

THE AMERICAN BARN

by Leffingwell, Randy

New York: Crestline, 2003. Reprint . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. An oblong 4to. Book is in VG condition with light rubbing to edges, slightly cocked spine else still bright & solid. BSC 9/21
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$15.00
Rokoko. Französisch und Deutsche Illustratoren des achtzehnten Jahrhunderts.

Rokoko. Französisch und Deutsche Illustratoren des achtzehnten Jahrhunderts.

by HAUSENSTEIN, WILHELM

Book. Good. Binding see description. 4e Verm. Aufl. München, 1924. 237pp. 164 illus. (text illus. & plates) in b/w. Hcloth. Boards (a bit browned). 0.
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€57.00
New Spanish Design

New Spanish Design

by Julier, Guy

London: Thames and Hudson, 1991. First printing. Very Good +/Very Good +. Orange cloth boards in dust jacket, 191pp.
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$18.00
The City in Indian History: Urban Demography, Society, and Politics

The City in Indian History: Urban Demography, Society, and Politics

by Indu Banga (ed.)

South Asia Publications, Columbia, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Size: 8vo. xviii + 300pp. Internally clean. Binding firm, spine slightly cocked. Dust Jacket slightly creased and marked, with slightly faded spine. Edges browned slightly. Covers slightly marked. Contains maps. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; India; Architecture. ISBN: 0945921179. ISBN/EAN: 9780945921172. Pictures of this item not already displayed here... Read more
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£10.00
A House for Pigs and People = Ein Haus fur Schweine und Menschen

A House for Pigs and People = Ein Haus fur Schweine und Menschen

by Trockel, Rosemarie and Carsten Holler

Köln: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Konig, 1997. VG. Softcover, 64 + 70 pages, in English and German; Very Good in glossy wrappers, illustrated in b/w. Laid in is a 4" x 6" Goethe-Institut reception invitation postcard for Carsten Höller | Amanita Blue, 1997.
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$40.00
Architecture of Europe, The: The Middle Ages 650 - 1550

Architecture of Europe, The: The Middle Ages 650 - 1550

by Yarwood, Doreen

B T Batsford Ltd, 1994. Trade Paperback. Fine. Book is in excellent condition; as new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 202 pages, very lavishly illustrated with b&w drawings and some photos throughout. Sections include: Pre-Romanesque and Romanewque: Seventh Century to Thirteenth Century: Carolingian, Lombardic, in Scandinavia, Croatia, Moravia, Anglo-Saxon, Visigothic in France, Italy,... Read more
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$25.20
London, Vol. 1: The Cities of London and Westminster (The Buildings of England)
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£3.00
THE KATSURA IMPERIAL VILLA

THE KATSURA IMPERIAL VILLA

by Horiguchi, Sutemi and Tatsuzo Sato

Tokyo, Osaka & Moji: The Mainichi Newspapers. VG+. 1953. Hardcover. Hardback in Very Good+ condition without dust jacket. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. Includes slipcase. . * Quick Shipping * All Books Mailed in Boxes * Free Tracking Provided * .
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$120.00
THE COTTAGE HOMES OF ENGLAND

THE COTTAGE HOMES OF ENGLAND

by Dick, Stewart

Published by Edward Arnold, 1909. 1st edition.. Hardback. Good. Illustrated by Allingham, Helen. Almost very good condition with no wrapper. Large format. White cloth, gilt title to spine and front cover. Gilt-ruled decoration. Top edge gilt. 64 tissue-guarded colour plates. Limited edition of 500 copies. SIGNED by illustrator (Allingham). Copy no. 475. All plates present. Contents very good. Rear cover soiled, front cover and spine browned. REDUCED FROM £480.
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£300.00