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An Estate Of Distinction": Real Estate Brochure For 14 Room Flintridge Mansion $95,000

Glendale: Welton & Company (Circa 1950?), 1950. 1st Edition . No Binding. Near Fine. Single Sheet, Folded Once To Make 4 Pp., 7 Photographs Of House, Grounds, And View. An Exceptionally Large Two Story Estate Home. Judging From Undeveloped Land In La Canada Shown In View, Circa 1950.

$100.00

The Broadmoor Hotel,In The Shadow Of Pike's Peak, Colorado Springs, Colorado

Colorado Spring: The Broadmoor Hotel Circa 1937, 1937. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Fine. 12Pp Brochure, Staplebound, Including Covers. Undated But Circa Late 1930'S; "But Sixteen Hours From New York By Plane". Fine.

$100.00

Address Card For Sanford L. Berger At Kelmscott Carmel And San Francisco (With) 1 Of 200 Copies Of A William Morris Letter Printed At The Scenic Road Press

Carmel / San Grancisco: Lawton And Alfred Kennedy (About 1980) / Scenic Road Press, 1980. 1st Edition . No Binding. Fine. Single Card, Folded Twice, Printed I Red And Black By Lawton And Alfred Kennedy. With, Broadse Reproducing A William Morris Letter, With Envelope, One Of 200 Copiesthe Huntington Library Holds The Correspondence And Research Files Reflecting The Activities Of California Architect Sanford L. Berger (1919-2000) In The Mid-To-Late 20Th Century As A Collector, Student, And Enthusiast Of Objects And Knowledge Related To 19Th Century English Artist, Decorator, Poet, And Printer William Morris (1834-1896), His Circle, And His Involvement With The Pre-Raphaelites And English Arts And Crafts Movement.

$35.00

Genius And The Mobocracy
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Genius And The Mobocracy

By Wright, Frank Lloyd

New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1949. First Edition [stated] 1st Printing. Cloth. Very Good Book/Fair. Plates. Xii, 113 Pp. + Many Plates.Cream Cloth Stamped In Black And Red. Stated First Edition, In Proper Dj Priced $5.00. Book Very Good +, Lightly Used, No Marks, Slight Browning To Edges, Very Faint Dampstaining At Lower Edges Centered Around The Spine. Dj Worn And Lightly Soiled, Top 1 1/2" Of Spine Chipped Away, Other Small Chips, Dampstaining Around Bottom End Of Spine And Adjacent Bottom Of Front And Rear Covers.

$50.00

The Heart Of Medieval Cities. Sketches Of European Town Centres. (With) Das Herz Unserer Stadte, Band I

By Simon, Hans

Essen: Richard Bach, 1975. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Drawings Throughout. 119 Pp Including Folding Map At Rear. White Cloth. First Printing. Fine In Near Fine Dj With Yellowing At Edges. (Also Included Is Volume I Of The Three Volume German Edition Of 1963, Which Includes Many Cities Not Included In The One Volume English Edition, 91 Pp, Cloth W/Dj, Near Fine In Very Good Dj).

$90.00

Design Handbook Of Composition Ornament: Design, Technique & Installation Vol. Iii (With) One Page "Installation Instructions

Burbank: Lenna Tyler Kast, 1989. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Near Fine. Blue Wrappers. Spiral Bound, Sections Paginated Separately, About 1" Thick. Very Near Fine. With The Glossy List Of Installation Videotapes Abailable, Also A One Page Of "Installation Instructions".

$35.00

The History Of Villa Rockledge: A National Treasure In Laguna Beach

By Jones, Roger W.

Anri / American National Research Institute, 1991. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 114 Pp. Grey Linen, Gilt. First Printing. Fine In Fine Dust Jacket.

$80.00

Wallace Neff: Architect of California's Golden Age
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Wallace Neff: Architect of California's Golden Age

By Clark, Alson [edited By Wallace Neff Jr.]

Santa Barbara: Capra Press, 1986. First Edition, First Printing . Blue Cloth. Fine Book/Fine Dustjacket. 11 1/8" x 10 1/4" Oblong. Color and Black and White Drawings and Photographs Throughout. 231 Pp. First Printing. As New In As New Dj. Inscribed By Neff To Art Expert And Publisher Ruth Westphal And Dated March 12, 1987.

$165.00

The Arts and Crafts Movement in California: Living the Good Life

By Kenneth R. Trapp; etc.

New York: Abbeville Press Inc., 1993. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Color And B/W Illustrations Throughout. 328 Pp. Brown Cloth, Gilt. First Printing. Fine In Fin Dust Jacket, Not Price Clipped.

$45.00

The Arts and Crafts Movement in California: Living the Good Life

By Kenneth R. Trapp; etc.

New York: Abbeville Press Inc., 1993. 1st Edition 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Color And B/W Illustrations Throughout. 328 Pp. Brown Cloth, Gilt. Second Printing. Fine In Fin Dust Jacket, Price Clipped.

$30.00

The Cottages And Castles Of Laguna (Laguna Beach, California): Historic Architecture 1883-1940

By Turnbull, Karen Wilson

Laguna Beach: Karen Wilson Turnbull / Copy Cats, 1987. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Audio Book (Cassette). Near Fine. 50 Pp + Illustrations On Inside And Outside Of Covers. Spiral Bound. First Edition. Near Fine, 1/8" Tear And Short Area Of Wrinkling On Front Cover, 1/8" Tear Without Wrinkling On Title Page.

$50.00

Souvenir Views/ Souvenir View Book Of The Panama Pacific International Exposition 1915 San Francisco
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Souvenir Views/ Souvenir View Book Of The Panama Pacific International Exposition 1915 San Francisco

San Francisco: Pacific Novelty Company Of San Francisco, 1915. Soft cover. Near Fine. Near Fine, Slight Wear/Bumping To Covers Where Covers Overlap The Page Block.

$25.00

The Los Angeles House: Decoration and Design in America's 20th-Century City
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The Los Angeles House: Decoration and Design in America's 20th-Century City

By Street-Porter, Tim

New York: Clarkson Potter, 1995. First Edition 1st Printing. White Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. Color Plates Throughout. Near Fine In Near Fine Dj, First Printing, A Near-New Copy, Inscribed With "Best Wishes And Thanks" In December 2001.

$100.00

The Architecture Of Los Angeles

By Paul Gleye, Julius Shulman, Bruce Boehner

Los Angeles: Rosebud Books, 1981. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Color And B/W Photographs Throughout. 239 Pp. Green Cloth. Light Use, Gilt Bright, No Marks. No Dust Jacket.

$19.00

Architectural Graphic Standards, For Architects, Engineers, Decorators, Builders And Draftsmen, Third [3Rd] Edition

By Ramsey, Charles George, And Harold Reeve Sleeper; Forewords By Frederick L. Ackerman

New York: John Wiley & Sons , 1941. 3rd Edition . Hardcover. Good. Drawings Throughout. 344 Pp.Third Edition, First Printing With Code 11/41 On Copyright Page. Some Wear, Small Frays At Some Corners, No Marks, Hinges Tight. Front Flap Of Dj Laid In Loosely.

$30.00

Chester Place, Mount St. Mary's College, Doheny Campus, Los Angeles

By Fontanini, Steve

Los Angeles: Mount St. Mary's College, 1982. 1st Edition . Soft cover. Good. Illustrations Throughout. Large Formet Soft Cover. First Printing. Light Wear. Inscribed "For Connie Meadows Who Has Done So Much To Help Us Keep This Doheny Campus Of Mount St. Mary's College So Beautiful! Gratefully Sister Magdalen Coughlin 11/14/83.

$40.00

Modernist Architecture Brochures, Letters, And  Photographs For "Switzer Panels" Construction And Buildings 1954-1960. The Panels Were Selected For The 1957 Research House.
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Modernist Architecture Brochures, Letters, And Photographs For "Switzer Panels" Construction And Buildings 1954-1960. The Panels Were Selected For The 1957 Research House.

Pasadena, Ca: Switzer Panel Corporation / Thomas H. Parry Consulting Mechanical Engineer/ American Institute Of Architects/ Tru-Scale Models/ Research Hopuse 1957/ Cellucast Construction Company 1954 1956 1957 1959 1960 1962, 1954. Original Photographs . No Binding. Near Fine. Original Photographs. An Architect's Group Of Photographs, Brochures, Letters, Memoranda, And Findings Regarding Switzer Panels, 10' X 2' X 6' Precast Concrete With 4 Full Cores, Also Available In Other Sizes, With Low "U" Heat Transmission, Low Solar Absorption And Extremely High Fire Resistance. The Group Includes: 1. Parry's 2 Pg. June 14, 1954 Letter Regarding Test Results For "U" Measurements. 2. A Copy Of A Certificate Of Craftsmanship, November 13, 1956, From The Southern California Chapter Of The American Institute Of Architects, For The Panels. 3. Research Reports No. 1063.5 (Pg. 2 Only) And 1063.5 (Two Pages) From The International Conference Of Building Officials.4. A September 8, 1959 Appreciation Letter From Tru-Scale Modules, Describing How The Switzer Panels Stayed Intact And Prevented The Spread Of A Severe Fire To Another Department, Although The Fire Door Was Badly Buckled Allowing Smoke To Enter. 5. A Clipped Ad For Switzer Panels, Showing It As A Basic Material For The Research House.6. A Three Page Letter From Cellucast Describing In Full The Advantages, Scope, Work Materials, And Installation Components Etc. For Construction Using The Panels. 7. A Switzer Two Page Advertising Brochure, With A Small Clipping Of Two Sections. . 8. Original Photographs, Including A. Bradshaw Apartments, Monterey Park (Two Photographs). B. Inglewood Recreation Center. C. Apartment Building, Pasadena. D.A Desert Home In California. E. The Taylor Motel, Banning. F. Fireside Inn, Escondido. G. Torrance Fire Station #4, Torrance. H. Burbank Fire Station No. 6, Burbank. I. Architect's Office,1560 W. Colorado, Pasadena (2 Photographs, Inside And Outside). J. Applied Research, Glendale (Before Roof Installed). K. Office Building, 227 S. Rosemead Blvd., Pasadena. L. Office Building, 4508 Hampton Road, La Canada, California. M. Office Building, 1109 E. Green St., Pasadena. N. Walker's Market, West Covina. O. Palm Desert Market, Palm Desert. P. Interior Of Unknown Business/Industrial Facility, Roof Girders Installed. Q. Resner Hardware Building, La Mesa. R. Torrance City Hall. S. Unknown Building Under Construction, Partial Walls With Some Exposed Steel Reinforcing Rods. T. Another, Also Showing Braces And Clamps In Place, Reinforcing Bars In Cells To Be Grouted. U. Research House, Palos Verdes. V. Consolidated Western Steel, Maywood. W. Don Doty House, Walnut. X. Retail Store, Covina. Y. R.C.A. Building, Northridge. Z. Aa. Monrovia Library, Including Patio Wall, Monrovia. Bb. Recreation Building, Compton, Cc. Interior Of Bradshaw Apartments, Showing Panels As "Attractive And Finished Interior Wall". Dd. St. Martha's Church, La Puente. Ee. Linda Vista Branch Library. Ff. Kniff Building, Pasadena, Totally Burnt Out Except For Undamaged Switzer Panels. Gg. Sheet With Two Reproduced Photographs Or Drawings Of A Studio Office Designed By Arthur Lavagnino. Hh. Reproduced Drawing Or Photograph Of Studio Building, 5423 Patrician Way, Eagle Rock. Ii. First Dfriends Church, 2540 E. Orange Grove Ave., Pasadena.

$1000.00

California Arts & Architecture, November 1939
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California Arts & Architecture, November 1939

Los Angeles: Western States Publishing, 1939. First Edition . Illustrated Wrappers. Good. 12 3/4" Tall. Photographs Throughout. 36P., Considerable Wear, Spine Intact But Worn And Chipped, No Marks.

$165.00

California Arts & Architecture, August 1939 "Modern Number / Gardens / Decorations/ Small Homes", With Features On Myron Selznick's Building By Gordon B. Kaufman And Cliff May's Design For His Own Home
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California Arts & Architecture, August 1939 "Modern Number / Gardens / Decorations/ Small Homes", With Features On Myron Selznick's Building By Gordon B. Kaufman And Cliff May's Design For His Own Home

Los Angeles: Western States Publishing, 1939. First Edition . Illustrated Wrappers. Very Good. 12 3/4" Tall. Photographs Throughout. 36P., Wear, Spine Intact No Marks.

$165.00

California Arts & Architecture, November1938 (With Feature On Charles O. Meacham's Tahquitz Demonstration Home, Palm Springs)
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California Arts & Architecture, November1938 (With Feature On Charles O. Meacham's Tahquitz Demonstration Home, Palm Springs)

Los Angeles: Western States Publishing, 1938. First Edition . Illustrated Wrappers. Fair. 12 3/4" Tall. Photographs Throughout. 40Pp., Considerable Wear, Spine Chipped Away, Covers Detached, Small Stains In Upper Left Corner Of First Page.

$120.00

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