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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
City In History, The

City In History, The

by Lewis Mumford

The city’s development from ancient times to the modern age. Winner of the National Book Award. “One of the major works of scholarship of the twentieth century” (Christian Science Monitor). Index; illustrations.
Cities and The Wealth Of Nations

Cities and The Wealth Of Nations

by Jane Jacobs

Jane Jacobs was the legendary author of The Death and Life of Great American Cities, a work that has never gone out of print and that has transformed the disciplines of urban planning and city architecture. Her other major works include The Economy of Cities, Systems of Survival, The Nature of Economies and Dark Age Ahead. She died in 2006.
The Power Broker

The Power Broker

by Robert a Caro

The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York is a Pulitzer Prize-winning 1974 biography of Robert Moses, "New York City's Master Builder", by Robert Caro. In the years since its publication, and especially since Moses's death in 1981, it has been central to discussion of Moses and the history of 20th-century New York.
The Power Broker

The Power Broker

by Robert A Caro

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. [1173]-1177.
The New Urbanism

The New Urbanism

by Peter Katz

The Power Broker

The Power Broker

by Robert Caro

Cities Of Tomorrow

Cities Of Tomorrow

by Peter Hall

Team 10 Primer

Team 10 Primer

by Alison Smithson

I M Pei

I M Pei

by Carter Wiseman

Town and Country

Town and Country

by Mr Mark Girouard

Wheel Estate

Wheel Estate

by Allan D Wallis

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Cities Of Tomorrow

by Peter; Hall, Peter Geoffrey Hall

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Erich Mendelsohn

by Regina Stephan

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Frank Lloyd Wright

by Frank Lloyd; Pfeiffer, Bruce Brooks Wright

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The New Urbanism

by Peter; and Vincent Scully, Todd W Bressi, Peter Calthorpe, Andres Duany, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, Elizabeth Moule, Stefanos Ployzoides Katz

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Kingsport Tennessee

by Margaret Wolfe

Urban Planning Books & Ephemera

Architectural Ornament

Architectural Ornament

by Brolin, Brent C

Representation Of Places

Representation Of Places

by Bosselmann, Peter

Cities And the Wealth of Nations: Principles of Economic Life (Pelican S.)
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£4.74
The Power Broker; Robert Moses and the Fall of New York

The Power Broker; Robert Moses and the Fall of New York

by Caro, Robert

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1974. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Very Good in an about Very Good jacket, unclipped (no price), generally toned, a few small chips and closed tears. Black buckram, lightly mottled, with gilt lettering on the spine and front board. Square and firmly bound with a pink-red top stain, foxed at the bottom edge, clean internally. Caro's Pulitzer Prize-winning tome about "the shaping (and mis-shaping) of New York" through the early 20th century.
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$162.00
Carnegie Center: Princeton, New Jersey

Carnegie Center: Princeton, New Jersey

by STUBBINS ASSOCIATES

Cambridge: Stubbins, 1983. A master plan for the development of the 246-acre mixed-use planned office park in Princeton. First edition. 28 cm; 69 pp.; illustrated from photographs, plans, and drawings. Label removal to wrappers; else a good copy in wrappers..
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$35.00
Future Land Use Energy, Environmental And Legal Contraints

Future Land Use Energy, Environmental And Legal Contraints

by Burchell, Robert W

Center for Urban Policy Research. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1975. Hardcover. 0882850253 . Some dust jacket wear. ; 369 pages .
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$16.00
The City, Seen as a Garden of Ideas

The City, Seen as a Garden of Ideas

by Cook, Peter

New York: The Monacelli Press, 2003. 188 pages, mainly colour illustrations. Minor wear, unmarked. [713] . First Edition.. Blue Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 265mm. x 265mm.. Book.
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£40.00
Habitats Tomorrow: Homes and Communities in an Exciting New Era

Habitats Tomorrow: Homes and Communities in an Exciting New Era

by CORNISH, EDWARD [ed.]

Bethesda: World Future Society, 1984 Essays on the future of housing, planning, energy technology, sustainability, megastructures, ocean platforms, etc., as published in The Futurist, the organ of this organization of future-oriented theorists and technicians. With prescient articles on The Computer Home, Videotex and Electronic Household, Home Banking, cities and planning, etc. First edition. 28 cm; 160 pp.; illustrated from photographs, plans, and drawings. A very good copy in wrappers..
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$30.00
The Death and Life of Great American Cities

The Death and Life of Great American Cities

by Jacobs, Jane

New York: Random House, 1961. First Edition. Fine/Very Good. First edition, first printing. Bound in publisher's original cloth. Light toning to pages and fading to topstain, else Fine. In a Very Good heavily toned and lightly edge-worn dust jacket, unclipped. An empowering work by an inspiring figure, reminding us that our perceived designations between the professional and amateur can be challenged as a means of reclaiming power for the people.
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$450.00
La Città Dimostrativa del Razionalismo Europeo 1930-1942

La Città Dimostrativa del Razionalismo Europeo 1930-1942

by Caruzzo, Letizia; Pozzi, Raffaella; Canella Guido

Milano: Franco Angeli Editore, 1981. 343 pages, b/w illustrations, plans, maps. Catalogo della mostra "Architettura moderna: poetica e impegno civile" ... alla XVI Triennale di Milano, Palazzo dell'arte, 17 settembre-25 ottobre 1981. Contributors include Salvador Tarrago, Dennis Sharp, Riccardo Mariani, Giorgio Ciucci, Maristella Casciato, Giancarlo Consonni, Grazielle Tonon, Lodovico Meneghetti. Dennis Sharp's copy, with his label to first page. Some wear, rubbing to covers, contents... Read more
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£50.00
Living in Cities

Living in Cities

by Tubbs, Ralph

Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1942. First Edition. Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. The text is illustrated with contemporary black-and-white photographs, plans and maps. Photographic paperback binding with black and white coloured titles to the front panel. Written at the height of the bombing of London during World War II, this small book looks at urban population and growth through history, and the need for planning... Read more
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AU$20.02
Hartford, Connecticut: Interim Plan for Downtown

Hartford, Connecticut: Interim Plan for Downtown

by ROGERS, TALLIAFERRO & LAMB

Hartford: Commission on the City Plan, n.d. [1958] An Interim Plan proposed in the late 1950s which, "...here presented as a basis for community discussion and decision, proposes a solution for the obsolete structure at the Heart of Metropolitan Hartford--but it is the rebuilding of this structure that is the end." The report proposes steps for the creation of a new Downtown by 1980---when things will really start going to hell. With land use and traffic plans, efforts to integrate new highways... Read more
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$90.00
Cities and the Wealth of Nations : Principles of Economic Life

Cities and the Wealth of Nations : Principles of Economic Life

by Jane Jacobs

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 1985. Paperback. Acceptable. Readable copy. Pages may have considerable notes/highlighting. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$6.22
Curb Cuts: How to Design and Construct Proper Curb Cuts in Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and  Pennsylvania

Curb Cuts: How to Design and Construct Proper Curb Cuts in Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania

by MOAKLEY, TERENCE J

New York: Eastern Paralyzed Veterans Assoc., 1984 Early manual providing design and construction help geared for each state’s regulations on accessible design. First edition. 28 cm; 44 pp.; illustrated from plans and drawings. A fine copy in wrappers..
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$30.00
Influence of rapid transit on real estate values in Toronto

Influence of rapid transit on real estate values in Toronto

by Heenan,G. Warren

1966. Influence of rapid transit on real estate values in Toronto by G. Warren Heenan, 1966, 7 pages.
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$1.60
Dimensions of State and Urban Policy Making

Dimensions of State and Urban Policy Making

by Leach and O'Rourke

1975. Dimensions of State and Urban Policy Making by Richard H. Leach and Timothy G. O'Rourke, Macmillan Pub, paperback, 1975, 418 pages.
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$6.00
Urban Renaissance Towns. Barnsley Doncaster Huddersfield Great Grimsby Scarborough Wakefield

Urban Renaissance Towns. Barnsley Doncaster Huddersfield Great Grimsby Scarborough Wakefield

by Simpson, Alan and Lewis, Brian

Leeds: Yorkshire Forward, 2002. 202 pages, b/w illustrations. Minor wear, unmarked. [706]. First Edition. Card Covers. Very Good. 300mm. x 170mm.. Book.
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£12.50
Cities and the Wealth of Nations : Principles of Economic Life

Cities and the Wealth of Nations : Principles of Economic Life

by Jane Jacobs

Random House, Incorporated, 1984. Hardcover. Good. Pages can have notes/highlighting. Spine may show signs of wear. ~ ThriftBooks: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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$6.49
Sustainable Communities: A New Design Synthesis for Cities, Suburbs and Towns

Sustainable Communities: A New Design Synthesis for Cities, Suburbs and Towns

by Van Der Ryn, Sim and Calthorpe, Peter

Gabriola Island, BC: New Catalyst Books, 2008. xvii., 238 pages, b/w illustrations, plans. Minor wear, unmarked. [582] . New Edition.. Card Covers. Very Good. 280mm. X 210mm.. Book.
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£25.00
The Death and Life of Great American Cities

The Death and Life of Great American Cities

by Jane Jacobs

Paperback. new. Author: Jane Jacobs | Publisher: Vintage | Publication Date: December 01, 1992 | Number of Pages: 458 pages | Language: English | Binding: Paperback | ISBN-10: 067974195X | ISBN-13: 9780679741954
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$17.08
The World of Cities: Places in Comparative and Historical Perspective

The World of Cities: Places in Comparative and Historical Perspective

by Orum, Anthony M. & Chen, Xiangming

Malden, Massachusetts: Blackwell Publishing. 2003. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. xi, 180pp. A concise, theoretical and empirical introduction to urban sociology. . 1st Paperback Edition. Trade Paperback.
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AU$25.00
The Death and Life of Great American Cities: 50th Anniversary Edition (Modern Library)

The Death and Life of Great American Cities: 50th Anniversary Edition (Modern Library)

by Jane Jacobs

Hardcover. new. Author: Jane Jacobs | Publisher: Modern Library | Publication Date: September 13, 2011 | Number of Pages: 640 pages | Language: English | Binding: Hardcover | ISBN-10: 0679644334 | ISBN-13: 9780679644330
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$21.53
Access for All:  transportation and Urban Growth

Access for All: transportation and Urban Growth

by Schaeffer and Sclar

1975. Access for All: transportation and Urban Growth by K. H. Schaeffer and Elliott Sclar, paperback, 1975, Columbia University Press, paperback, 182 pages.
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$2.00
Rob Krier. Architecture and urban design,

Rob Krier. Architecture and urban design,

by N/A;

London Academy Editions 1993. Bound, cloth with dustjacket in colour, 31 x 26cm., 144pp., profusely illustrated in colour and b/w. ISBN 1854902040. The buildings and projects of Rob Krier are informed by his views on the nature of urban space, which are derived from the traditional city and the notion of a "res publica" or civic realm. Whether house, tenement block or public structure, his work refers to his desire to create space and communal focal points that are invested with functions... Read more
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€34.00
Extreme Cities: The Peril and Promise of Urban Life in the Age of Climate Change

Extreme Cities: The Peril and Promise of Urban Life in the Age of Climate Change

by Dawson, Ashley

Book is in near fine, and dust jacket is in very good plus condition. The image provided is the actual book I'm offering for sale. Small tear at bottom spine of the dust jacket. Inscribed and signed by the author. No markings or damage to any pages. No sunning. No clips. Structure of the book (covers, binding, spine, hinges) is tight and free of damage. Page block is nice and square. Cut pages. Additional photos will be provided upon request to ensure the quality and integrity of your book... Read more
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$16.99
The City Beautiful Movement

The City Beautiful Movement

by Wilson, William H

Baltimore, Maryland: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1994. Trade Paperback. Very Good. A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 366 pages. 6 7/8""w x 9 7/8""h. Black and white photos and illustrations.
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$39.20