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Changing Ideas on Architecture in the Encyclopédie, 1750-1776

by Harrington, Kevin

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Published
1985
ISBN
9780835715911
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Ann Arbor: UMI Research Press, 1985. Hardcover. xiv, 265p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9.25 inches, very good later printing. No dj. Architecture and Urban Design, No. 11.
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A Paradise Lost, The Imperial Garden Yuanming Yuan

by Wong, Young-tsu

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Published
2001
ISBN
9780824823283
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£14.79

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Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2001. Paperback. 226 pages, illustrated wraps, 9x8 inches, very goodcondition. "This book is aimed at readers and researchers who are interested in Chinese garden architecture, the rise and fall of Yuanming Yuan and the history of the Qing dynasty. It is the first comprehensive study of the palatial garden complex in a Western language,… Read more
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image of The Story of Architecture: Facts You Should Know About the Evolution of Buildings

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Girard, Kansas: Haldeman-Julius Company, 1923. Pamphlet. 63p., stapled light blue wraps, 3.5x5 inches, pages evenly toned else very good condition. Little Blue Book No. 468.
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£8.87
image of Journey Through Landscape in Seventeenth-century Holland.  The Haarlem Print Series and Dutch Identity

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University Park: The Pennsylvania State University Press, 1994. Hardcover. xxiii, 169p., plus 162 appended plates (b&w, from 1 to 4 per page). Hardbound in 11.2x8.6 inch green buckram boards spine-titled gilt and enclosed in the glossy green dust jacket. Book is perfectly sound, clean and unmarked, while the dj is near-fine, just a little curl to the top margin.… Read more
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£29.58
image of Through Closed Doors: Western Influence on Japanese Art 1639-1853  [with, laid in]  Additions to the Exhibition: The following 49 objects from the Kobe Ciy Museum of Namban Art will be shown exclusively at &c &c..   Exhibition organized by Cal French, Tadashi Sugase, Kiichi Usui

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Kobe Japan / Rochester MI: Kobe City Museum of Namban Art / Meadow Brook Art Gallery, 1978. Paperback. 173p., vignette b&w exhibit photography throughout a double-column running text, with a brief colorphoto section. Softbound in 12x9 inch decorated wraps, externally a tad edgeworn, a sound copy within and without, textblock completely clean and unmarked. Laid in find a stapled… Read more
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The Expanding Environment

by Gutkind, E.A. [Erwin Anton]

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Published
1953
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[London]: Freedom Press, 1953. Hardcover. 70p., printed paper over oblong boards with cloth spine, 7.5x10 inches, illus., plans, boards worn, front board scratched with large sticker scar else good condition. No dj. Essay on urban planning with a historical viewpoint. Published by the main British anarchist publisher.
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image of Topkapi Palace; An Illustrated Guide to Its Life_Personalities

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London: Saqi Books, 1999. Hardcover. 223p., plentifully illustrated but mostly in b&w, a penurious touch contrasting with higher production qualities such as beautiful alkaline paperstock. Hardbound in 10x7 inch boards gilt and glossy dust jacket. An as-new copy: perfectly sound, clean and unmarked. Pleasant photoportrait of author Goodwin, looks like a cheerful old bird.
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£33.28
image of Nihon no minka. Kyo-Yamashiro  日本の民家. [第8] (京・山城)

Nihon no minka. Kyo-Yamashiro 日本の民家. [第8] (京・山城)

by Futagawa Yukio; Ito Teiji

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Published
1959
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Tokyo: Bijutsu Shuppansha, 1959. [41 pages], large format in pictorial wraps, 10.25x14 inches; very good with minor handling. Black and white pictorial. Part of a series on traditional Japanese houses, this volume focusing on the Yamashiro area, near Kyoto.
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Bibliography of British Gardens

by Desmond, Ray

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Published
1988
ISBN
9780906795156
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£16.27

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Winchester: St. Paul's Bibliographies, 1988. viii, 318p., second printing of the 1984 first issue, illustrated with a small section of b&w period images, hardbound in 10x7.5 inch textured green boards. Expect hints of rubbing and soil to casing, a sound good copy free of any markings.
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Torpa Slott

by Westlund, Per-Olof

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Published
1942
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Stockholm: Kungl. Vitterhets Historie och Antikvitets Akademien, 1942. 35p., 20 black and white plates; slender paperback, very good. Svenska Fornminnesplatser No. 30. On the medieval stone house near lake Asunden in Sweden.
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image of National Capitol, Havana, Cuba: descriptive and illustrated booklet

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Havana: [National Tourist Corp. of Cuba], [193-]. [73p.], slender paperback, some toning, presentation rubberstamp on first interior page, pemciled notes on rear cover. Guide to the ornate capitol complex. Also included are two related postcards, one postally used with a 1941 postmarl.
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Gamla gårdar i Malmö. 3 : Kronomagasinet

by Bager, Einar

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Published
1939
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Malmö Museum, 1939. 67p., slender paperback, very good. Pages uncut at top. Part of a series on old farms in Malmö; this volume focuses on Kronomagasinet, the complex that belonged to Hans Michelsen in the early 16th century. Includes diagrams of structures and artifacts.
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Materials, Fabricaton + Performance

by Mori, Toshiko

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Published
2003
ISBN
9780970786364
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Buffalo, NY: School of Architecture and Planning, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, 2003. 44p., wraps, 5 x 10 inches, profusely illus., very good condition. Published to commemorate the Japanese American architect's lecture at The School of Architecture and Planning on January 29, 2003.
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image of Le Desert de Retz, paysage choisi. Preface de Francois Mitterand

Le Desert de Retz, paysage choisi. Preface de Francois Mitterand

by Cendres, Julien, Chloe Radiguet. Francois Mitterand contribution

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Published
1997
ISBN
9782234048218
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Paris: Editions Stock, 1997. 159p., profuse mixed illustrations in b&w, sepia and color photography, period & contemporary, from nature & posed, old engraved views, and a map. Glazed alkaline paperstock, a high-quality production obviously a labor of love. Hardbound in openweave green cloth boards gilt and dust jacket, 13x10 inches. The casebound book looks to be in perfect condition… Read more
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image of Societe Anonyme des Mines et Fonderies de Zinc de la Vielle Montagne. Couvertures_Cheneaux en Zinc. Peintures au Blanc de Zinc

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Paris: the society, 1904. Unpaginated, between sixty and eighty pages plus two fascicles bound in, featuring many artists' renderings of zinc roofing sheets in a variety of styles, mouldings and fastenings ditto. Find a dozen or so plates that show finished work on elaborate older buildings. Leaves measure 10.5x9 inches and are the principal content of this item, which… Read more
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£36.98
image of Color: New Synthesis in the West; Reprinted by General Electric from Architectural Record

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[Schenectady, NY]: General Electric, 1939. [16]p., stapled wraps, 9 x 12 inches, profusely illus., lightly worn else very good condition. Showcases GE's lighting of the Golden Gate Exposition, held on Treasure Island in 1939. Color photos show various buildings in the exposition illuminated at night, alongside diagrams of the lighting set ups and commentary from the architects. … Read more
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Beijing gu jian zhu 北京古建築

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Published
1959
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Beijing: Wen wu chu ban she, 1959. Unpaginated hardcover, profusely illustrated with black and white photos of historical architecture in Beijing. The tattered remains of a dustjacket are held together under mylar; the book itself is in very good condition, but for a mild stain on the cloth spine where the dustjacket was shipped open. Laid in is a… Read more
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image of Union Street design guidelines: an architectural guide for the preservation of historic Cow Hollow

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San Francisco: Union Street Association, 1984. 78, 61 pages; plastic comb binding has cracks at ends.
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image of Pier 7: a recreation and public access design project

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San Francisco: ROMA Architects and T.Y. Lin International, Engineers, 1983. 32p., spiralbound wraps, 11x8.5 inches, very good. Plans for the pier near the foot of Broadway.
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San Francisco Coloring Book

by Salzman, Shirl

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Published
1969
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Inverness, CA: Little River Productions, 1969. Unpaginated folio, 11x14 inches, 15 full-page line drawings of Victorian houses, with fine details for coloring. The cover has two small stains and some brown coloring to the windowsills; interior is clean and unmarked.
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