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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

Fancy This:  A New England Sketch Book
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Fancy This: A New England Sketch Book

By Frost, Jack

Boston: Waverly House. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards sunned at margins, jacket . price-clipped and tattered.. 1938. Hardcover. Foreword by J. P. Marquand. A collection of pen and ink drawings and short historical descriptions of various New England architectural landmarks, originally published in the Boston Herald. Unpaginated. Blue cloth binding. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$13.00

Architecture Worth Saving:  Rensselaer County, New York
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Architecture Worth Saving: Rensselaer County, New York

By Foerster, Bernd

Troy: Rensselaer Polytechnic University. Very Good; Covers rubbed.. 1965. Softcover. Color photo illustrated softcover. Many black and white photos of architectural landmarks throughout. ; 207 pages .

$20.00

Nine Holes of Golf
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Nine Holes of Golf

By Cortissoz, Royal

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and sunned, else a clean, tight . copy.. 1922. First Edition. Softcover. viii, 97 pp. Frontispiece illustration by Tony Sarg. Yellow cloth spine with color pictorial paper-covered boards. A collection of humorous essays about golf. ; 198 pages .

$150.00

Historic Doorways of Old Salem
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Historic Doorways of Old Salem

By Northend, Mary Harrod

Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed and dampstained, endpapers . foxed. Owner name in pencil on ffep. Bookseller label pasted on rear end . paper. Jacket toned and lightly tattered.. 1926. First Printing. Hardcover. Black cloth, title and cover illustration in gilt. xv, 96 pages. Black and white photos. A celebration of Salem doorways and a preeminent record of the colonial craftsman. .

$15.00

Old Houses in Needham, Massachusetts
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Old Houses in Needham, Massachusetts

By Jones, Frederick A.

Wilmington, MA: The Hampshire Press. Very Good; Covers lightly soiled.. 1979. Softcover. Cream colored stapled softcover. Black and white photos, short author biography. A collection of articles on area history and prominent residents the author had published in the Needham Times compiled by his daughter and self-published several years after his death. ; 131 pages .

$20.00

Bellechasse en Blanc et Noir
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Bellechasse en Blanc et Noir

By Starenkyj, Stefan

Armagh, Bellechasse, Quebec: Orion. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1977. Softcover. Ink sketches of landmarks around Bellechasse, outside Quebec City. Text in French. Unpaginated. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Ware\'s Modern Perspective:  Plates
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Ware's Modern Perspective: Plates

By [William R. Ware]

Boston: J. R. Osgood. Very Good; Portfolio worn, plates lightly toned, first plate moderately . toned, plates I-III have several light stains at margins.. N.D.. Hardcover. Circa 1880s. Gilt-stamped brown clothbound portfolio containing 27 (11 x 13.5 inch) plates showing various architectural drawings exhibiting various perspectives, shadows, plans, geometric examples, drawing types. Remnants of one of three string ties closing the portfolio. Owner signature on inside front cover of portfolio (Hugh McLellan, May 15, 1896) A portfolio of architectural drawing exercises and examples which accompanied Wares pioneering architectural text: Modern Perspective: A Treatise Upon the Principles and Practice of Plane and Cylindrical Perspective. Ware was a practising architect and professor of architecture, and helped found Columbia Universitys School of Architecture. We believe previous owner Hugh McLellan was a student of Wares at Columbia and went on to combine a career in architecture with a sideline in fine press printing at Moorsfield Press in Champlain, New York. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$200.00

Talks with Students from the Schools of Architecture
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Talks with Students from the Schools of Architecture

By Le Corbusier; [Charles-Edouard Jeanneret]

NY: Orion Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly sunned.. 1961. First American Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Translated from the French by Pierre Chase. Orange boards lettered in brick red. Footnotes. First published in France in 1943. Le Corbusier answers questions from architecture students which ...provide a unique insight into architectural history by one of its shapers as well as a succinct definition of the architects responsibilities in our dynamic world. (from front jacket flap) ; 85 pages .

$30.00

Architecture in Colonial Massachusetts:  A Conference Held by the Colonial  Society of Massachusetts, September 1974
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Architecture in Colonial Massachusetts: A Conference Held by the Colonial Society of Massachusetts, September 1974

By Colonial Society Of Massachusetts

Charlottesville, VA: University of Virginia Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1979. Hardcover. 0813908558 . Still in shrink wrap. Blue cloth boards. Illustrations, appendices. Volume 51 of the Publications of the Colonial Society of Massachusetts. ; 234 pages .

$45.00

The Story of Wells Cathedral
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The Story of Wells Cathedral

By Malden, Richard H.

London: Raphael Tuck & Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket; Gift inscription on front free endpaper.. 1947. Third Edition. Hardcover. Green decorative cloth. Foreword by The Bishop of Bath and Wells. Black and white photos. ; 80 pages .

$12.00

Everybody\'s Paint Book:  A Complete Guide to the Art of Outdoor and Indoor  Painting Designed for the Special Use of Those Who Wish to Do Their Own  Work, and Consisting of Practical Lessons in Plain Painting, Varnishing,  Polishing, Staining, Paper-Hanging, Kalsominig, Etc.
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Everybody's Paint Book: A Complete Guide to the Art of Outdoor and Indoor Painting Designed for the Special Use of Those Who Wish to Do Their Own Work, and Consisting of Practical Lessons in Plain Painting, Varnishing, Polishing, Staining, Paper-Hanging, Kalsominig, Etc.

By Gardner, F. B.

NY: M. T. Richardson. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed and soiled, waterstain to top . corners.. 1884. Hardcover. Green decorative cloth. Floral patterned endpapers. Many illustrations. Several pages of ads at rear including one page devoted to H. W. John's asbestos liquid paints. ; 186 pages .

$25.00

The Hammond-Harwood House and its Owners
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The Hammond-Harwood House and its Owners

By Beirne, Rosamond Randall; Bevan, Edith Rossiter

Annapolis, MD: Private Printing. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards faintly soiled, yellowed newspaper . clipping laid in.. 1954. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Blue boards. Illustrated endpapers. Bibliography, several black and white photographs. History of the historic home designed by William Buckland and inhabited by Maryland's Hammond and Harwood families. It was built in 1774 and remains open today as an historic house museum. ; 63 pages .

$20.00

Architecture Sacree
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Architecture Sacree

By Carnac, Pierre

St. Jean DE Braye, France: Editions Dangles. Very Good. 1978. Softcover. 2703301898 . Inscribed by the author. 307 pages + 4 pgs ads. Black and white photographs, illustrations, bibliography, index and table of contents. Text is in French. ; Signed by Author .

$45.00

Historic Architecture in Broome County, New York and Vicinity
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Historic Architecture in Broome County, New York and Vicinity

By Montillon, Eugene D.

Binghamton, NY: Broome County Planning Department and Broome County Historical Society. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed and soiled.. 1972. Softcover. iv, 140 pp. Many photos and maps. An architectural survey of Binghamton and surrounding Broome County, New York. ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall .

$20.00

The Feng Shui of George Washington's Mount Vernon
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The Feng Shui of George Washington's Mount Vernon

By Hess, Monica

Lulu.com. Very Good. 2004. Softcover. 1411610385 . xiii, 94 pp. Many illustrations. A feng shui assessment of how the design of Mount Vernon influenced George Washington and his family. .

$12.00

Exeter, Truro and the West
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Exeter, Truro and the West

By Foord, Edward

London: J. M. Dent & Sons. Very Good in Poor dust jacket; Jacket in two pieces and tattered, laid in. . Owner name on front flyleaf.. 1925. Hardcover. Purple decorated cloth. Index, photos, illustrations. ; Cathedrals, Abbeys and Famous Churches; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 191 pages .

$18.00

Gloucester, Tewkesbury and District
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Gloucester, Tewkesbury and District

By Foord, Edward

London: J. M. Dent & Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket; Owner name on front flyleaf. Rear jacket . flap laid in.. 1925. Hardcover. Purple decorated cloth. Index, photos, illustrations. ; Cathedrals, Abbeys and Famous Churches; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 192 pages .

$18.00

Switzerland:  Picturesque and Descriptive
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Switzerland: Picturesque and Descriptive

By Cook, Joel

Philadelphia: Henry T. Coates & Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn, front hinge tender.. 1904. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding with elaborate gilt design of Lion of Lucerne and Art Nouveau flowers on front boards. Gilt decorated spine. Top edges gilt. viii, 519 pp. Index. 25 photogravure illustrations. Red ribbon bookmark. A sumptuous trade binding and detailed travel guide to Switzerland at the turn of the century. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 191 pages .

$40.00

Durham Cathedral
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Durham Cathedral

By Wall, James

London: J. M. Dent & Sons. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket toned at spine and tattered, owner . name on title page.. 1930. Hardcover. Purple decorated cloth. Index, photos, illustrations. ; Cathedrals, Abbeys and Famous Churches; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 207 pages .

$18.00

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