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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Inigo Jones. Lecture on a Mastermind.


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


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.


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.


The British Architect in Industry 1841-1940.


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