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Calvert Vaux: Architect & Planner

by Alex, William (Introduction By George B. Tatum)

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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New York: Ink, Inc., 1994. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Red cloth boards with Vaux's signature blind stamped on front board. Gilt spine lettering. Vaux, with Olmsted, was reponsible for the two seminal park designs in the U.S. -- Central Park in Manhattan and Prospect Park in Brooklyn. Beautifully produced book, well-illustrated. A great gift for… Read more
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Newport: Our Social Capital

by van Rensselaer, May King

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1975
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780405069369
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$163.95

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New York: Arno Press, 1975. Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. A volume in the Arno Press Collection of The Leisure Class in America. Lavishly illustrated and leisurely paced, this early work by Van Rensselaer (1848-1929) establishes her as a fine social historian. In this book she recreates the great city, spells out its architectural richness and traces… Read more
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Out Of Place

by Hough, Michael

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780300045109
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$35.00

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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1990. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Photographs and Drawings. Restoring Identity to the Regional Landscape. Previous owner's signature on front end paper; a few margin lines in Introduction; price sticker on end flap. Small 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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Tradition of Craftsmanship in Mexican Homes

by O'Gorman, Patricia

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780803800472
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$89.95

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New York: Architectural Book Publishing, 1980. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good-. Photographs By Bob Schalkwijk. Dust Jacket has worn edges and a repaired 1-1/2 inch closed tear on bottom edge. Architects and artisans use adobe, wood, stucco, plaster, stone, brick, masonry, glass, metal to create this enchanted world of building and decorating. In protective mylar jacket. Small… Read more
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Reflections on the Architecture of Williams College

by Stoddard, Whitney S.

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780915081059
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$95.00

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Williamstown, Massachusetts: Williams College, 2001. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Photographs by Arthur D. Evans. This book evolved from a lecture given by the author to entering classes at Williams so that students would have a sense of the architectural history of the campus. Illustrated with over 200 color photographs and many b/w historical photos. 4to -… Read more
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Passive Solar Design for Multi-Family Buildings

by Rouse, Roland E.

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Hermit Hill Books
Published
1983
Condition
Good
Edition
Edition not Stated
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$25.00

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Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1983. Edition not Stated. Original Wraps. Good/No Jacket. Case studies and conclusions from Massachusetts' Multi-Family Passive Solar Program. Purple stiff wraps are rubbed. Spine is sunned. Heel of spine bumped. Illustrated with many b/w photos, architectural drawings, and color plates. 179 pages. Interior clean and tight. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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