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July 2010 Issue -- Cher cover

By Architectural Digest

NY: Conde Nast, 2010. Periodical. Very Good. Magazine. 4to -- 10.75 in Tall . 126 pp. Lightly thumbed, light wear. Features describe homes in Greenwich, Conn., rural Missouri, Diamond Head, Hudson Valley, Taos, Key West, the Pelican Hill hotel near Newport Beach, CA., and Cher s Indian-inspired duplex in Hollywood. Architects featured include Ralph R. Mackin; Robert Hidley; Andew Skurman, Antoine Predock Stephen Knollenberg; Donald Botsai; Brian Smith and Thomas Pheasant. Designers included are Campion Platt; Darrell Schmitt; Jacques Saint Dizies; and Cher's interior designer, Martyn Lawrence-Bullard. Cover shows Cher in silver lame jacket and jeans. .

$5.70

Special New York Issue, Giorgio Armani Cover, April 2002 Issue

By Architectural Digest

NY: Conde Nast, 2002. Magazine. Very Good. Magazine. 282 pp. Nearly new, spine uncreased. A linear iink smudge near spine on front cover, likely a printing error. A package of articles about several luxury homes in New York City, including the minimalist Central Park West penthouse of fashion designer Giorgio Armani, actor Leonard Nimoy's Central Park home; and author John Berendt's light-infused home on the Upper West Side; modernist furniture in Chelsea; a 3-floor wall-window penthouse with a bathroom as its focal point in Manhattan; island architecture spotted on Fifth Avenue, a French-inspired apartment on Central Park and a books-and-art enclave near the UN. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall.

$5.70

March 2002 -- Georgia O'Keefe's Ghost Ranch Issue

By Architectural Digest

NY: Conde Nast, 2002. Magazine. Very Good. Magazine. 196 pp. Crease on upper corner of front cover. Otherwise close to new. Cover story is a 9-age spread on Ghost Ranch, longtime retreat of the late Georia O'Keeffe in northern New Mexico, now preserved as a museum and conference center. Other features show the NY Asian-themed home of Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell; an ultra-geometric home in Southampton, NY, and a bush camp in Botswana. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall.

$6.65

August 2006 -- Exotic Special Issue

By Architectural Digest

NY: Conde Nast, 2006. Book. Good +. Magazine. 177 pp. plus advertising matter. Moderate wear, thumbed, light rippling of pages. Features show homes in a Moscow duplex, Athens apartment, plantation house in Mustique, a Lithuanian home pluse 3 hotels (Hacienda Puerta in Campeche, Mexico; Hotel de la Paix in Cambodia; Benguerra Lodge in Mozambique). Plus a review of the Aquarius Alfa yacht. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall.

$3.80

November 2006 Issue -- Giorgio Armani Cover

By Architectural Digest

NY: Advance Publishers, 2006. Magazine. Very Good +. Magazine. Vol. 63, No. 11.. 264 pp. on glossy stock. Nearly new, very clean. Cover story profiles Armani's beach house in Antigua. Other features: Hawaii's Nanea Golf Club; Hendrix Allardyce; Mark Di Cecco's makeover of a Carmel, Calif., house; James Polshek's pool house designed for Edgar Bronfman Sr. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall.

$4.75

Gramercy Park: An Illustrated History of a New York Neighborhood

By Garmey, Stephen

Balsam Press, 1984. Book. Illus. by Howard, Philip, Photog.. Near Fine. Cloth. First Edition.. 192 pp. B&w photos, charts, maps throughout. Close to new, no markings. Jacket has taped tear at foot of spine, small tear near top of spine. Detailed history of a Manhattan enclave with a private park, and the many VIPs who have resided there over the centuries (Peter Stuyvesant, Peter Cooper,Edith Wharton, Samuel J. Tilden, et a.) Plus a chapter on its modern history. Size: 4to -- 11.25 in High.

$19.00

Art Deco Interiors: Decoration and Design Classics of the 1920s and 1930s
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Art Deco Interiors: Decoration and Design Classics of the 1920s and 1930s

By Bayer, Patricia

London: Thames & Hudson, 1998. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 224 pp on coated stock. 151 color plates, many more b&w photos. Many full-page photos. A survey of Art Deco design as it reshapeed interior design, both residential and commercial, in the 1930 and 1930s. Frontispiece shows Chrysler Building lobby. Detailed text and captions. Size: 4to -- 11.5 In Tall.

$13.78

October 2006 Issue -- 20 Houses from the World's Top Architects

By Architectural Digest

NY: Conde Nast, 2006. Ephemera. Good. Magazine. 326 pp. Some page corners curled, otherwise very good. Pictorial survey of 20 homes by leading architects. Cover shows stargazing tower at Casa Triton, designed by Marco Aldaco in Costa Careyes, Mexico. Other architects and venues include: PeterBohlin, Park City; Diego Villasenor, Puerto Vallarta;Stephen Bucchieri, Santa Fe; William T. Georgis, NY's Park Avenue; Jim McLaughlin, Ketchum; Hugh Newell Jacobsen, Bethesda; Beth Klomparens, Manhattan. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall.

$4.75

November 2008 Issue -- Hollywood at Home: Diane Keaton Cover

By Architectural Digest

NY: Conde Nast, 2008. Magazine. Very Good. Magazine. Vol 65, No. 11.. 245 pp. on coated stock. Lightly read, a few pages have corner creases. Light edge wear to spine. Cover shows Diane Keaton lying on a porch swing, hugging her dog. Features on mansions used by Keaton, Dennis Quaid, Elvis Presley, Neil Simon, and Marilyn Monroe, plus a remembrance of Akira Kurosawa by Martin Scorsese, and a look at Matthew McConaughey's Airstream trailer. Size: Quarto --11 in Tall.

$6.65

January 2009 -- Brad Pitt Cover

By Architectural Digest

NY: Conde Nast Publications, 2009. Book. Very Good +. Magazine. 150 pp. on glossy stock. Many color photos. Over story is about actor Brad Pitt's project to build affordable stilt ousing in hurricane ravaged section of New Orleans. Other articles: NYC townhouse designed by Samuel Botero; Coastal home in Aptos, Northern California, designed by Ehrlich Architects; the Avasi adobe hotel in Chile's Atacama desert; Ed Tuttle's Thai beach house. Size: 4to - -10.75 in Tall.

$5.70

Hollywood at Home; Audrey Hepburn Cover -- March 2006 Issue

By Architectural Digest

NY: Conde Nast, 2006. Magazine. Good +. Magazine. Vol. 63, No. 3... 256 pp. right corner of cover and most text pages curled. Else very good. Cover show Audrey Hepburn reclining on a couch, holding a flower and leafing through a picture book. Themed issue has several articles depicting film stars in their mansions. Celebrities included, besides Hepburn, are Bette Davis, Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward, Rock Hudson and Gary Cooper. Plus a feature on mansions used as sets; Art Deco sets used in the 20s and 30s and a piece on set design. Also a look at yachts used by actors. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall.

$5.70

The Basilica on Jackson Square: The History of the St. Louis Cathedral and Its Predecessors 1727-1965

By Huber, Leonard V. And Wilson, Samuel J.

New Orleans: St. Louis Cathedral, 1972. Book. Very Good. Stapled Softcover. 4th Edition.. 79 pp. on glossy paper.Color photo of cathedral on front cover. No markings, corner crease on lower front cover, small half-inch tear near lower spine. A detailed history of the imposing three-steeple structure, and its rectors over the decades. Many b&w historical photos and sketches of the New Orleans landmark. Includes bibliography. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in..

$5.70

Journeys into Medieval England

By Jenner, Michael

London: Mermaid Books, 1994. Book. Illus. by Jenner, Michael, Photographer. Near Fine. Trade Papeback. Later Printing.. 256 pp. on coated paper. Color and b&w photos comprise about half the book. Text and photos by Jenner. Close to new, no markings. Spine uncreased. Layman's overview of churches, castles, mansions and ruins dating back to roughly 1066 thru 1535. Arranged by region and province. Part of the Mermaid series of travel guides. Size: 8vo-- 9.5 In By 8.25 in Wide.

$7.60

Japanese Temples: Sculptures, Paintings, Gardens and Architecture

By Kidder Jr., J. Edward

Tokyo/Amsterdam: Bijitsu Shuppan-shia and Harrn N. Abrams, 1964. Book. Very Good +. Raw Silk Fabric. First Edition.. 554 pp. in brown raw silk cover, stamped in gilt, acetate protective wrapper. Sturdy binding, text clean. With bibliography. More than 300 full page b&w photos showing temples with detailed text explaining their history, structure, design and Buddhist function. Handsome, oversized copy weighing 10 pounds-plus. Size: Folio -- 14 In. Tall By 10.25 in Wide.

$33.25

Special New York Issue, Giorgio Armani Cover, April 2002 Issue

By Architectural Digest

NY: Conde Nast, 2002. Magazine. Near Fine. Magazine. 282 pp. Nearly new, spine uncreased. A package of articles about homes in New York City, including the digs of fashion designer Giorgio Armani and author John Berendt; modernist furniture in Chelsea; a 3-floor wall-window penthouse in Manhattan; island architecture spotted on Fifth Avenue, a French-inspired apartment on Central Pakr and a books-and-art enclave near the UN. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall.

$6.65

Paris - Past And Present
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Paris - Past And Present

By Pozzoli, M. Ercole

NY: Barnes & Noble, 2005. Book. Fine. Glossy Colored Boards. First Edition.. 127 pp. on glossy stock. No markings. As new. A photo guidebook to Paris, with color photos and detailed text on every page showing major architecture and art of Paris. Translated by Neil Frazer Davenport. A compact volume, ideal for a traveler who seeks a more detailed historical background for appreciating the sights of Paris. Size: 4to -- 10 in Tall By 8 In Wide.

$6.65

November 2008 Issue -- Hollywood at Home: Diane Keaton Cover

By Architectural Digest

NY: Conde Nast, 2008. Magazine. Very Good. Magazine. Vol 65, No. 11. Quarto --11 in Tall. 245 pp. on coated stock. Lightly read, a few pages have corner creases. Light edge wear to spine. Cover shows Diane Keaton lying on a porch swing, hugging her dog. Features on mansions used by Keaton, Dennis Quaid, Elvis Presley, Neil Simon, and Marilyn Monroe, plus a remembrance of Akira Kurosawa by Martin Scorsese, and a look at Matthew McConaughey's Airstream trailer..

$6.65

Hollywood at Home; Audrey Hepburn Cover -- March 2006 Issue

By Architectural Digest

NY: Conde Nast, 2006. Magazine. Good +. Magazine. Vol. 63, No. 3.. 4to -- 11 in Tall. 256 pp. right corner of cover and most text pages curled. Else very good. Cover show Audrey Hepburn reclining on a couch, holding a flower and leafing through a picture book. Themed issue has several articles depicting film stars in their mansions. Celebrities included, besides Hepburn, are Bette Davis, Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward, Rock Hudson and Gary Cooper. Plus a feature on mansions used as sets; Art Deco sets used in the 20s and 30s and a piece on set design. Also a look at yachts used by actors..

$6.65

Carpenter Gothic

By McArdle, Alma; Bartlett, Deirdre

New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1983. Book. Illus. by Hamilton, Frederick L., Photographer. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Paperback Edition.. 160 pp., cover corner creased, light wear, gift inscription in green ink on half title page. No other markings. Bibliography, index, more than 150 b&w photos, most full page. Appendix of carpentry tools. Foreword by Charles Moore. Photographic sampling of New England homes with notable gingerbread architecture. With a brief but useful historical introduction tracing the design work of Andrew Jackson Downing. A Whitney Library of Design title. Size: 4tto -- 11 in Tall By 8.5 In Wide.

$8.08

A Traveller in Italy

By Morton, H.V.

London: Methuen & Co., 1964. Book. Very Good. Cloth. Reprint.. 636 pp. Spine edges bumped, spine titling bright. Dj has moderate edge crinkling. Text clean, no markings. With index, b&w photos, maps on endpapers. An intelligent guide to touring and appreciating Italy, with a special eye to its art, architecture and history, told in a first person narrative. Dj has color sketch of a peasant couple with their oxen. Size: 8vo.

$11.40

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