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cover of Building a New Europe: Portraits of Modern Architects, Essays by George Nelson, 1935-1936

Building a New Europe: Portraits of Modern Architects, Essays by George Nelson, 1935-1936

by Nelson, George;

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2007
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New Haven, Connecticut: Yale School of Architecture, by Yale University Press, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. Stated First Edition, with "1" in number line present. Foreword by Robert A.M. Stern, Introduction by Kurt W. Forster, Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library,… Read more
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cover of Frederick Catherwood Archt

Frederick Catherwood Archt

by von Hagen, Victor Wolfgang

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Published
1950
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Second Printing
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Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 1950. Second Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. But for the severely toned front endpapers, a sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Stated Second Printing. Introduction… Read more
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cover of Recent American Synagogue Architecture

Recent American Synagogue Architecture

by Meier, Richard

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Published
1963
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New York: The Jewish Museum, 1963. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. Sturdy, still tightly bound softcover copy, minor wear of covers beyond short closed tear to front panel, less to text-block, but with neither underlining nor highlighting. Perfectly readable, usable copy. Printed, illustrated covers. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Several… Read more
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cover of The Graphic Art of Emil Ganso

The Graphic Art of Emil Ganso

by Moser, Joann

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1980
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First Edition
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Iowa City, Iowa: University of Iowa, 1980. First Edition. Softcover. Fine. Sterling condition softcover copy, staple-bound, of an artist exhibit catalog for an exhibition that ran from December 7, 1979 - January 20, 1980, with unfurled tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear and only a very small dot-stain to front wrap,… Read more
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cover of Birkhäuser Architectural Guide Spain, 1920-1999

Birkhäuser Architectural Guide Spain, 1920-1999

by Buchanan, Peter

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Published
1998
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First English Edition
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Basel, Germany: Birkhauser Verlag, 1998. First English Edition. Hardcover. As New. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Bound in orange buckram cloth, with white and black titles and details, no jacket, but protected in stiff Mylar. Complete with indices, bibliography, glossary and… Read more
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cover of The Busiest Man in England: The Life of Joseph Paxton, Gardener, Architect, and Victorian Visionary

The Busiest Man in England: The Life of Joseph Paxton, Gardener, Architect, and Victorian Visionary

by Kate Colquhoun

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2006
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First U.S. Edition
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Boston: David R. Godine Publisher, 2006. First U.S. Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. Stated First U.S. Edition. From the publisher's blurb, "A brilliantly conceived biography of Joseph Paxton, horticulturist to the Duke & Duchess of Devonshire at Chatsworth, architect of the Crystal Palace at the Great Exhibition of 1851 and one of the greatest unsung heroes of the Victorian… Read more
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cover of The English Houses

The English Houses

by Chambers, James

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1985
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New York: W.W. Norton & Co, 1985. First U.S. Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Alan Gore. Big, tall, handsomely bound Imperial octavo hardcover format copy, Stated First American Edition, with "1" in number line present. A fine and engrossing survey of the English house from Medieval dwellings to the present-day. Pea-green cloth over boards, with gilt lettering to spien, quite… Read more
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cover of UltraModern: Samuel Marx Architect, Designer, Art Collector

UltraModern: Samuel Marx Architect, Designer, Art Collector

by Liz O'Brien

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2007
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New York: Pointed Leaf Press, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Near Fine. The first monograph on this architect (Samuel Marx, 1885-1964) in many decades and that is augmented by over 200 illustrations. A sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor… Read more
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cover of Michelangelo: Architect

Michelangelo: Architect

by Contardi, Bruno and Giulio Carlo Argan

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1993
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New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1993. First English Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. First English edition, written by Giulo Carlo Argan, and Bruno Contardi provided the history, chronology and documentation for the relevant works in individual entries following each chapter essay. Photographs by Gabriele Basilico. Profusely illustrated in black-and-white and full-color illustrations, bound in a tall, heavy quarto… Read more
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cover of Robert Adam and His Circle in Edinburgh & Rome

Robert Adam and His Circle in Edinburgh & Rome

by Fleming, John

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1962
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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1962. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 93 black-and-white plates, including illustrations and photographs. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Bound in blue cloth, with sunning to edges, very mildly worn, and with silver lettering over blue label.… Read more
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cover of Bibliography on Vernacular Architecture

Bibliography on Vernacular Architecture

by Hall, Robert De Zouche, ed.

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1972
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Fine
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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom: David & Charles, 1972. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Particular focus on regional studies of England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and the Islands. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals but for previous owner's inscription, neatly rendered, at first free endpaper, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining… Read more
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cover of The Judicious Eye: Architecture Against the Other Arts

The Judicious Eye: Architecture Against the Other Arts

by Rykwert, Joseph

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2008
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. The publisher's blurb asks whether architecture is art. "This vexed question has been posed since the 1700s, when?breaking from earlier centuries in which there were no divisions between visual artist, architect, and engineer?architects and laypeople alike began to see these vocations as distinct. Exploring how this separation… Read more
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cover of The International Style

The International Style

by Johnson, Philip, Hitchcock, Henry-Russell

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Published
1995
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Reprint Edition
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New York: W.W. Norton & Co, 1995. Reprint Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. Fine looking copy in octavo hardcover format, being a reprint of the 1932 edition that was reprinted in 1965, featuring a bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, protected by a plastic coat, dust jacket not being price-clipped. Apparently unread, spine… Read more
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cover of Casablanca: Colonial Myths and Architectural Ventures

Casablanca: Colonial Myths and Architectural Ventures

by Cohen, Jean-Louis and Monique Eleb

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Published
2003
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New York: The Monacelli Press, 2003. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Quite handsomely produce in black cloth over boards, with sharp and distinct white lettering to cover and spine. Bright and… Read more
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cover of Architecture Transformed: A History of the Photography of Buildings from 1839 to the Present

Architecture Transformed: A History of the Photography of Buildings from 1839 to the Present

by Robinson, Cervin and Joel Herschman

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Published
1988
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First Edition
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New York, New York / Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Architectural League of New York / M.I.T. Press, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Previous owner was Richard Leon Press of Richard L. Press Fine and Scholarly Books About the Arts, and was inscribed to him with great love at half-title by 15 admirers seemingly from some kind of international workshop,… Read more
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cover of Kohn Pedersen Fox: Architecture and Urbanism 2003-2012 Peter Murray; Anita Franchetti; David Niles and Gene KohnPublished by , 2012

Kohn Pedersen Fox: Architecture and Urbanism 2003-2012 Peter Murray; Anita Franchetti; David Niles and Gene KohnPublished by , 2012

by Peter Murray; Anita Franchetti; David Niles and Gene Kohn

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2012
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New York: Rizzoli, 2012. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. This is the fourth volume in a series of monographs celebrating the innovative architectural designs of the American firm Kohn Pedersen Fox. Edited by Anita Franchetti and David Niles, and with piercing interviews by Peter Murray. A superior copy inside and out, being a sterling condition hardcover copy, with… Read more
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cover of New Directions in German Architecture

New Directions in German Architecture

by Feuerstein, Gunther

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Published
1968
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New York: George Braziller, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. Stated First Edition, First Printing. [6], 7-128 pp. Complete with Notes, a section on East Germany, Bibliography, Index, and Sources of Illustrations. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting… Read more
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cover of Connecticut Town: Growth and Development, 1635-1790

Connecticut Town: Growth and Development, 1635-1790

by Daniels, Bruce C

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Published
1979
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Fine
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Middletown, Connecticut: Wesleyan University Press, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/As New. The publisher's blurb has it that "Between 1635 and 1790 Connecticut grew from an Indian territory inhabited by 6,000 people to a state with 240,000," and came to have vast numbers of villages and ecclesiastical societies. A superior copy inside and out, being a sterling condition hardcover… Read more
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cover of New Directions in Japanese Architecture

New Directions in Japanese Architecture

by Boyd, Robin

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Published
1968
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New York: George Braziller, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. Stated First Edition, First Printing. [6], 7-128 pp. Complete with Notes, Principal Japanese Journals of Architecture, an Index, and Sources of Illustrations. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting… Read more
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cover of In What Style Should We Build?: The German Debate on Architectural Style (Texts & Documents)

In What Style Should We Build?: The German Debate on Architectural Style (Texts & Documents)

by Bloomfield, Julia, Kurt W. Forster, Thomas F. Reese, eds

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Published
1992
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Santa Monica, California: The Getty Center for the History of Art and the Humanities, 1992. First Edition. Softcover. As New. Texts and documents from a number of prominent German architects, including Heinrich Hubsch, 1828; Rudolf Wiegmann, 1829; Carl Albert Rosenthal, 1844; Johann Heinrich Wolff, 1845; Carl Gottlieb wilhelm Botticher, 1846; and Heinrich Hubsch, 1847. Introduction by Wolfgang Herrmann.… Read more
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