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Old Louisiana Plantation Homes and Family Trees (2 Volume Set)
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Old Louisiana Plantation Homes and Family Trees (2 Volume Set)

By Herman De Bachelle Seebold

Published Privately. Very Good+. 1941. 1st Edition. Hardcover. This is the first edition of the classic 1941 study of old louisiana plantation homes and related family trees. Two volume set. Front cover of volume I has two stained spots and many tiny white spots. Back cover of volume II also has many tiny white spots, no other defects. Contents of both volumes are excellent; Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Author's address on a small label on back pastedowns. . Both volumes are profusely illustrated with nearly 500 b/w photographic full-page plates, printed on coated paper. These depict mostly people and buildings. The set was issued with a lidded slipcase (pictured) which is also present in this offer, in Good condition. It has absorbed most of the abuse that would otherwise be found on the two volumes. It is bumped, chipped, water-stained, but still intact and serving its purpose. This set is an invaluable source of genealogical information as well as plantation homes. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 637 pages. E4 .

$500.00

The Shingle Style and the Stick Style  Architectural Theory and Design  from Downing to the Origins of Wright; Revised Edition
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The Shingle Style and the Stick Style Architectural Theory and Design from Downing to the Origins of Wright; Revised Edition

By Scully Jr., Vincent

Yale University Press. Very Good. 1971. Revised Edition. Paperback. Spine is creased, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Considerable revised from the first edition, as theory and design of the stick style has been added to the text. A solid copy, published in 1971.. Yale Publications in the History of Art Series. Trade PB. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 184 pages. B5 .

$35.00

El Palacio Real De Madrid
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El Palacio Real De Madrid

By Chueca Goitia, Fernando and Felix Lorrio

Lunwerg Editores. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2009. Hardcover. Back panel of dust jacket is rubbed, no other defects. Book has no defects. A gorgeous book filled with full-page full-color photographs of the Royal Palace of Madrid and its contents. This is a hardcover book with dust jacket. Text is in Spanish. 187 pp. . Otros Series. A7 .

$75.00

Irish Passage Graves  A Study of Neolithic Tombs and Their Builders,  2500-2000 B.C.
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Irish Passage Graves A Study of Neolithic Tombs and Their Builders, 2500-2000 B.C.

By Herity, Michael

Irish University Press. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1974. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket has many tiny tears and creases to extremities, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Book has no defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Detailed scholarly treatment of the subject. Profusely illustrated with photos, figures, charts and maps. The First Edition, published by the Irish University Press. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 352 pages. A7 .

$65.00

Monroe County Interim Report
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Monroe County Interim Report

By Hawes, Diana M., et al

Bloomington Restorations, Inc.. Fine with no dust jacket. 1989. 1st Edition. Softcover. No defects, book is As New. Contents are excellent, printed on coated paper. . Highly professional inventory, including textual discussion and many excellent b/w photos, of historic sites and structures in Monroe County, Indiana. Scarce. We also have the Interim Report for the City of Bloomington; please inquire for pricing. . Indiana Historic Sites and Structures Inventory Series. Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall. 77 pages. A2 .

$155.00

Leipzig
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Leipzig

By Babovic, Toma

Ellert + Richter Verlag. As New in As New dust jacket. 2005. Hardcover. No defects in book or dust jacket, Like New. This is a large coffee-table type book of 128 pages. . Profusely illustrated in full color. In German, French and English. Laid in is a folding map of Leipzig and a brochure describing St Thomas church. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. S7 .

$35.00

Steel Framing for Small Residences
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Steel Framing for Small Residences

By Illinois Steel Company (U.S. Steel Company)

United States Steel Corporation. Fine. 1933. Pamphlet. Fine, no defects. This is a 54-page booklet published by the U. S. Steel Corporation. It describes in considerable detail how to use steel framing for small building and homes. Includes photos, mechanical drawings, plans, and text. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 54 pages. L1 .

$45.00

Taos Adobes  Spanish Colonial and Territorial Architecture of the Taos  Valley
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Taos Adobes Spanish Colonial and Territorial Architecture of the Taos Valley

By Bunting, Bainbridge & Jean Lee Booth & William R. Sims

Fort Burgwin Research Center & Museum of New Mexico Pr. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1964. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Half-inch tear to top edge of dust jacket, no other defects, now protected with acid-free polyester cover. Owner name penned to first endpaper, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . Scholarly treatment, including many photos and drawings of architectural details. A beautiful copy of the first edition. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 82 pages. M6 .

$50.00

Stone Shelters
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Stone Shelters

By Allen, Edward

Cambridge. Cambridge: MIT Press. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1981. 5th Printing. Softcover. 3" scratch at bottom of front cover, no other defects. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . Classic study of how architectural forms came into being as a result of geographic, social, political, and economic conditions. Profusely illustrated with photos and diagrams. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR: "To Bill McDonald, who understands limestone ... " The late Bill McDonald was former Executive Director of the Indiana Limestone Institute of America. An oversized, high quality softcover. Tight, square, pages clean and bright. . Trade PB. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 210 pages. Signed by Author. L5 .

$45.00

The Umayyads  The Rise of Islamic Art
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The Umayyads The Rise of Islamic Art

By Zayyadine, Fawri

Museum With No Frontiers. New. 2002. Paperback. No defects. Book is New and unread. . The Umayyad Caliphate was the second of the four major Islamic caliphates established after the death of Muhammad. Printed on coated paper in full color. Profusely illustrated. . Islamic Art in the Mediterranean Series. Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 223 pages. L2 .

$21.50

Religion and the Arts: a Journal from Boston College (Volume 2-3, 1998)  [Raymond Carver Issue]
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Religion and the Arts: a Journal from Boston College (Volume 2-3, 1998) [Raymond Carver Issue]

By Taylor, Dennis, Ed.

Boston. Boston: Boston College. Near Fine. 1998. Softcover. Bump to foot of spine. Covers are clean and unworn, binding is tight, pages are crisp and unmarked. Book appears unread. A beautifully produced journal printed on coated paper; illustrated. . This is a scholarly journal examining connections between religion and the arts, and includes scholarly articles, review essays, book reviews, and more. This issue is a special issue devoted largely to Raymond Carver: "Cathedral" by Raymond Carver: A Variorum Edition, by Steve Mirarchi; Conditions of Possibility: Religious Revision in Raymond Carver's "Cathedral, " by Steve Mirarchi; Word of God in Some Raymond Carver Stories, by Edward Duffy; A Note on the Function of Language in "Cathedral, " by Paul Doherty; Low Roofs Over Infinity: Architectural Miniatures in a Typology of Ritual Object, by John Renard; Prophetic Riddles: The Enigmas of Emily Dickinson, by J23675ohn Hildebidle. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 144 pages. K4 .

$21.50

East European Modernism  Architecture in Czechoslovakia, Hungary, and  Poland Between the Wars
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East European Modernism Architecture in Czechoslovakia, Hungary, and Poland Between the Wars

By Lesnikowski, Wojciech

Thames & Hudson. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1996. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket is rubbed, especially on the back panel, no other defects, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . A handsome copy. Printed on coated paper. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 304 pages. I1 .

$21.50

City of Bloomington Interim Report (Indiana Historic Sites and Structures  Inventory)
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City of Bloomington Interim Report (Indiana Historic Sites and Structures Inventory)

By Hawes, Diana M., et al

Bloomington Restorations, Inc.. Fine with no dust jacket. 1986. 1st Edition. Softcover. No defects. Light gray pictorial paper covers, side-stapled. Contents are excellent, printed on coated paper. . Highly professional inventory, including textual discussion and many excellent b/w photos, of historic sites and structures in Bloomington, Indiana. Scarce. We also have the Interim Report for Monroe County. . Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall. 59 pages. D5 .

$50.00

Buildings of the District of Columbia
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Buildings of the District of Columbia

By Scott, Pamela & Antoinette J. Lee

Oxford University Press, USA. Fine with no dust jacket. 1993. 1st Edition. Hardcover. No defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. Lacking the dust jacket. . Definitive study of the buildings of the District of Columbia. Architecture of the buldings of Washington, D. C. This is a hardcover book, lacking the dust jacket. A handsome copy of the first printing. . Buildings of the United States Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 480 pages. G5 .

$30.00

The Church in the Rock in Idar-Oberstein
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The Church in the Rock in Idar-Oberstein

By Miles, Julian E.

Mainz, Germany. Mainz, Germany: Julian E. Miles. Near Fine. 1956. 3rd Edition. Softcover. This is a softcover bound in light gray card covers. Several small light stains to back cover, tiny tear to top of front cover, no other defects. . This is evidently a booklet accompanying an "interpretation," or play, about the Church in the Rock, also known as the Felsenkirche, or "Crag Church" located in the town of Idar-Oberstein, Germany. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on title page. Includes several striking pen and ink drawings by Alfred Geide. Scarce. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 48 pages. Signed by Author. F5 .

$35.00

Monroe County Interim Report
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Monroe County Interim Report

By Hawes, Diana M., et al

Bloomington Restorations, Inc.. Good with no dust jacket. 1989. 1st Edition. Softcover. White pictorial paper covers are soiled, lightly stained. Minor cuts and short tears at extremities, corners lightly curled and bumped. Contents are excellent, printed on coated paper. . Highly professional inventory, including textual discussion and many excellent b/w photos, of historic sites and structures in Monroe County, Indiana. Scarce. We also have the Interim Report for the City of Bloomington; please inquire for pricing. . Indiana Historic Sites and Structures Inventory Series. Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall. 77 pages. D5 .

$40.00

Lawrence County Interim Report
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Lawrence County Interim Report

By Winslow, Wendy C.

Historic Landmarks Foundation of Indiana. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1992. 1st Edition. Softcover. Small sticker ghost on front cover, slightly curled corner to front cover, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Printed on coated paper. Book is in beautiful condition. . Highly professional inventory, including textual discussion and many excellent b/w photos, of historic sites and structures in Lawrence County, Indiana. Scarce. . Indiana Historic Sites and Structures Inventory Series. Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall. 116 pages. D5 .

$150.00

Eighteenth-Century Cities: a Panorama.
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Eighteenth-Century Cities: a Panorama.

By Berkvam, Michael L. & Sean Shesgreen Berkvam

The Lilly Library, Indiana University. Fine with no dust jacket. 1983. 1st Edition. Softcover. No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. Illustrated blue card covers. . Exhibition catalog from the Lilly Library, Indiana University, consisting of books and manuscripts related to eighteenth-century European city design, architecture, and urban planning. Seventy-eight items are listed and summarized, many with accompanying illustrations. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 78 pages. K0 .

$21.50

Dispersed City of the Plains With Joan Stone and J. William Carswell
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Dispersed City of the Plains With Joan Stone and J. William Carswell

By Stone, Harris

NY. NY: Monthly Review Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1998. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. A little creasing at top of dust jacket spine area, no other defects, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Author examines town-building in the Great Plains. Beautifully hand-lettered and illustrated throughout. . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 172 pages. L6 .

$45.00

Hellas and Rome:  The Classical World in Pictures
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Hellas and Rome: The Classical World in Pictures

By Zschietzschmann, W. , Ed.

London. London: A. Zwemmer Ltd. Very Good+ in Good dust jacket. [1959]. 1st English Edition. Hardcover. Dust jacket is heavily rubbed, creased at extremities, now protected by fresh mylar cover. Book has yellow cloth covers with bumps to corners and spine extremities. Pages are lightly foxed at margins. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Spectacular collection of b/w photos, artifacts from ancient Greece and Rome. The book has 304 plates with captions plus 65 pages of text. A tour de force and a must-have for scholars of these historical periods. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 369 pages. M4 .

$25.00

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