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The Royal Pavilion: A Brief History and Guide

By Musgrave, Clifford

Brighton, Sussex, UK: The Royal Committee County of Brighton. Good; Covers and endpapers foxed.. 1962. Second Printing. Softcover. Stapled printed yellow softcover. Black and white illustrations and map. An account of the former royal residence which is associated with George, Prince of Wales and architect John Nash. ; 36 pages .

$15.00

La Cathedrale Du Puy

By Durliat, Marcel

Ouest-France. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1986. Softcover. 2858829330 . Guidebook with many color photos of Le Puy Cathedral, in Auvergne, France. Color-photo illustrated stapled card covers. ; 32 pages .

$20.00

Notes on the Abbey Churches: Westminster, Parts I and II

London: The Photochrom Co. , Ltd.. Very Good; Covers lightly sunned at spines.. N.D.. Softcover. Circa 1900s. Pocket sized (5 x 3.5 inches) guides to the history and architecture Westminster Abbey. 16 pages each, illustrated with many b/w photos. Printed olive stapled softcovers. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall .

$20.00

The Art and Architecture of Freemasonry
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The Art and Architecture of Freemasonry

By Curl, James Stevens

Woodstock, NY: The Overlook Press. Very Good. 2002. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 1585671606 . Black and white and color illustrations and photos, glossary of terms, references, select bibliography, and index. A study of freemasonry's influences in art and architecture, exploring how their ideas have percolated through the design of parks, gardens, and cemeteries, as well as other art forms, from literature to the performing arts. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 271 pages .

$30.00

Making the Sense of a Region

By Lynch, Kevin

Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; No marks, owner names, underlining, . etc. Jacket rubbed.. 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown cloth. xi, 221pp. Many photos and illustrations. Classic regional planning text. .

$13.00

Italian Villas and Palaces

By Masson, Georgina

NY: Harry N. Abrams. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, fingerpull at head of spine.. 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. 193 luscious photogravures and many handdrawn maps. Printed on white, brown, and gray stock. Off-white cloth binding. A tour of Italy's splendid villa and palace architecture and gardens in the regions of Liguria, Piedmont, Lombardy, Venetia, Emilia, The Marche, Tuscany, Lazio, and Kingdom of Naples. Bibliography, index. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 244 pages .

$30.00

Gothic Architecture and Scholasticism:  Wimmer Lecture, 1948
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Gothic Architecture and Scholasticism: Wimmer Lecture, 1948

By Panofsky, Erwin

Latrobe, PA: The Archabbey Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed and soiled.. 1951. Hardcover. Blue cloth. Foreword by Alfred Koch. xviii, 156pp, many illustrations and photos. .

$13.00

The Genius in the Design:  Bernini, Borromini, and the Rivalry That  Transformed Rome
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The Genius in the Design: Bernini, Borromini, and the Rivalry That Transformed Rome

By Morrissey, Jake

NY: William Morrow. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Remainder mark on page bottoms.. 2005. First Printing. Hardcover. 0060525339 . xiv, 320pp. Index, illustrations and photos. .

$10.00

Fort Johnson, Amsterdam, New York:  A Historic Structure Report, 1974-1975
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Fort Johnson, Amsterdam, New York: A Historic Structure Report, 1974-1975

By Mendel Mesick Cohen Architects

Washington, DC: U. S. Department of the Interior. Good. 1978. Reprint. Softcover. Many illustrations and photos. Historical analysis and architectural description of this 17th century historic landmark, with recommendations for historic preservation. ; Ex-Library; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 54 pages .

$15.00

The Architecture of the Shakers
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The Architecture of the Shakers

By Nicoletta, Julie

Woodstock, VT: The Countryman Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1995. First Printing. Hardcover. 088150310x . Blue cloth. Black and white and color photos, map, notes, bibliography, and index. A definitive study of the materials, construction, and design of Shaker buildings with a focus on their usage, style and functionality. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 175 pages .

$15.00

No Voice from the Hall:  Early Memories of a Country House Snooper
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No Voice from the Hall: Early Memories of a Country House Snooper

By Harris, John

London: John Murray. Near Fine. 2000. Later Printing. Softcover. 0719561493 . Pictorial softcover with French flaps. xiii, 242 pages. Black and white photos, index. An architectural historian's study of over 200 country houses visited between 1946 and 1961 which had fallen into disrepair and were slated for destruction. .

$10.00

The New Style:  Architecture and Decorative Design, a Survey of its First  Phase in Europe and America
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The New Style: Architecture and Decorative Design, a Survey of its First Phase in Europe and America

By Casteels, Maurice

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, usual library stamps and markings, . pages toned at margins.. 1931. First American Edition. Hardcover. 55 pages of text (translated into English from the French) , followed by 144 full-page photogravures of Modern architectural examples printed in green, gray, and sepia tone. Index to and notes on plates. Captures early Modern architecture and other types of design, including works by Gaudi (spelled Gandi) , Fritz Lang, Gropius, Le Corbusier, Mies van der Rohe, Breuer, Thonet, and many others. A great reference work. Maroon reinforced library cloth binding. ; Ex-Library; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$100.00

Architecture in Italy, 1400-1600
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Architecture in Italy, 1400-1600

By Heydenreich, Ludwig H. ; Lotz, Wolfgang

Penguin Books. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket worn and price-clipped.. 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. 0140560386 . Translated by Mary Hottinger. Red cloth binding with gilt-stamped black leather spine label. xxvii, 432pp. Index, numerous plans, illustrations, and black and white photographs.; The Pelican History of Art .

$25.00

The Economy of Cities
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The Economy of Cities

By Jacobs, Jane

NY: Random House. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Foxing to endpapers and edges.. 1969. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Brown cloth binding. Author photo and bio on rear jacket panel. Jacobs' classic of urban sociology and history. ; 168 pages .

$15.00

French Architecture
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French Architecture

By Lavedan, Pierre

London: Scolar Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped, page tops . spotted.. 1979. Reprint. Hardcover. 0859673669 . Red cloth binding. Many photos, plans, and other illustrations. Bibliography. ; 304 pages .

$20.00

The Stones of Florence
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The Stones of Florence

By McCarthy, Mary

San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket scratched and scuffed.. N.D.. Reprint. Hardcover. 0151850798 . Tan cloth binding. Sumptuously illustrated with many black and white photographs of Florentine architecture, art, and scenes. Originally published in 1959, and a travel classic. Circa 1980s reprint. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 129 pages .

$22.00

Cathedrale De Reims:  Son Histoire, Son Architecture, Sa Sculpture, Ses  Vitraux
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Cathedrale De Reims: Son Histoire, Son Architecture, Sa Sculpture, Ses Vitraux

By Reinhardt, Hans

Paris: Presses Universitaires De France. Good; Owner penciled notes on some pages. Covers worn, front hinge tender.. 1963. Softcover. Photo-illustrated softcover with French Folds. Text in French. Folding plan of cathedral at rear. History of the Gothic Cathedral in Reims, France, including details about its architecture, sculpture, and stained glass windows. Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs, illustrations, plans, elevations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 253 pages .

$40.00

Deutsche Gewolbe Der Spatgotik
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Deutsche Gewolbe Der Spatgotik

By Clasen, Karl Heinz

Berlin: Henschelverlag. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket shelfworn.. 1961. Hardcover. Text in German. An architectural history of vaults in Gothic cathedrals. Many photos and illustrations. 114 pages of text followed by many pages containing over 100 black and white photos. .

$30.00

Expiatory Church of the Sagrada Familia:  Antoni Gaudi
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Expiatory Church of the Sagrada Familia: Antoni Gaudi

By Burry, Mark

London: Phaidon Press. Very Good; "Phaidon non-mint copy" stamped on half-title page, but other . than that defect, another tiny spot on same page, and some light rubbing . to wraps, this is a lovely copy.. 1993. First Edition. Softcover. 0714828491 . Large format softcover with self wraps. Measures 12 x 12 inches. Many color photos by Rupert Truman and other b/w historic photos. Architectural plans, elevations, and other drawings by Jamie Falla. Monograph of the spectacular Expiatory Church of the Sagrada Familia in Barcelona designed by Antoni Gaudi. ; Architecture in Detail; 60 pages .

$40.00

Homes of the First Franciscans:  In Umbria, the Borders of Tuscany, and  the Northern Marches
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Homes of the First Franciscans: In Umbria, the Borders of Tuscany, and the Northern Marches

By De Selincourt, Beryl D.

London: J. M. Dent & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed and soiled, endpapers foxed.. 1905. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Dulled gilt top edges. Preface by Paul Sabatier. Index, photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 325 pages .

$20.00

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