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Experimental Houses, Hay Green Lane, Bournville.

By CADBURY Bros. Ltd:

1920. Booklet of 20 pages exploring different methods of constructing simple houses. Brick, wood, concrete, Winget System and rammed earth. With illustrations and plans. Original string-tied card covers a little dusty. First page dusty and spotted at top corner, else good condition.

$32.73

Modern Architecture.

By TAUT, Bruno:

The Studion, (1929) pp. x, 212. Original cloth. Please note that the spine is faded , frayed at head and tail and with damage in two places down the edge. The back cover is scarred in places. Not very attractive, but a sound working copy of an important book. Please enquire about cost of postage if ordering from abroad.

$98.19

British and Foreign Building Stones. A descriptive catalogue of the specimens in the Sedgwick Museum, Cambridge.

By WATSON, John:

Cambridge University Press, 1911, pp. viii, 483. Very good condition in the original cloth.

$32.73

An Historical Enquiry into the Design and Use of Dovecotes.

By McCANN, John:

Ancient Monuments Society, 1991, reprinted from the Transactions of the society. Card covers, very good condition.

$13.75

The Builder's Dictionary or Architect's Companion.

By BETTESWORTH, A. and HITCH, C. (publishers):

Washington, Association for Preservation Technology, 1981, two volumes, reprint of the edition of 1734 limited to 1500 copies. Original cloth, very good condition.

$52.37

Architectural History: Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain.

By :

1958 to 2009. A complete run of this important journal from Volume 1 to Volume 52. Some early issues a bit dusty and browned, but all in good, sound condition. With index to vols 1 to 25. Very heavy so please enquire about the cost of carriage before ordering.

$327.30

Architect and Patron A Survey of Professional Relations and Practice in England from the Sixteenth Century to the Present Day.

By JENKINS, Frank:

Oxford University Press. pp.xvi, 254. Very good in slightly rubbed and rather browned dust jacket.

$13.09

The Order of the Day: Thomas Harrison, 1744-1829, and Architecture of the Greek Revival.

By Exhibition Catalogue:

Manchester, Whitworth Art Gallery, c. 1980, pp. 32, illustrated, plus list of exhibits inserted at the back. Includes a list of buildings by Harrison. Good condition.

$13.09

Inigo Jones. Lecture on a Mastermind.

By SUMMERSON, Sir John:

British Academy, 1964, offprint from the Academy Proceedings. Original card covers, very good condition. Postage will be less than the standard rate.

$13.75

Town Planning with Special Reference to the Birmingham Schemes.

By CADBURY, George, Junr.:

London,Longmans,Green and Co, 1915, second impression, pp.xvi,201, illustrations including folding plates. Original cloth with a few marks, some light foxing, but good, sound condition.

$19.64

The Derbyshire Country House.

By CRAVEN, Maxwell and STANLEY, Michael:

Derby,Breedon Books,1991, large format,pp. 255, profusely illustrated. Very nice copy in dust jacket. With a list of subscribers.

$13.09

The British Architect in Industry 1841-1940.

By BROCKMAN, H.A.N:

London,George Allen & Unwin,1974, pp.186, with 85 illustrations. Very good in nice d.w.

$11.78