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great houses of Australia

by Baglin, Douglass

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1984
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
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9780701818463
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Lansdowne Press, Sydney, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Wilson, Robert – photography. second-hand copy, clean no damage to the dust jacket, no damage to the book, know and locations. From the simple to the ornate, the houses are photographed outside and inside. Size: Folio ( 12"- 15" tall ). 208… Read more
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The house that wool built

by Valentine, Nina

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Published
1969
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Very Good Condition
Edition
Second Edition
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Publications Committee, Ballarat Grammar Schools' Parents' and Friends Association, [1969], Wendouree, 1969. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Jones, John. Houses shown are Adelaide Vale, Ballark, Barunah, Plains, Barwidgee, Blythvale, Carngham, Carranballac, Chatsworth House, Decameron, Eurambeen, Golf Hill, Gorrinn, Greystones, Kornong, Larra, Mawallok, Memsie, Minjah, Mintara, Mount Fyans, Mount Mitchell, Nerrin Nerrin, Rock House,… Read more
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East Melbourne 1837-1977: People, Places, Problems

by BURCHETT, WINSTON

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780909108090
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Craftsman Press, Melbourne, 1978. First Edition. Red Vinyl. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. xiv, 177 pp., 93 illustrations and maps, 5 appendices, bibliography, index; illustrated dustjacket. The problems and possibilities of redeveloping an inner city suburb. the spine section of the dust jacket has been faded, no other damage to describe, no annotations.… Read more
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Restoring Old Australian Houses & Buildings: An Architectural Guide

by Tanner, Howard & Cox, Philip & Bridges, Peter & Broadbent James

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780333175576
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Macmillan, South Melbourne, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 1.050 kg; 24.5 x 24.5 cm. 212pp. Numerous black & white photographs. Appendices. Glossary. Bibliography. Light edgewear to base of book. Edgewear to top edge of dustwrapper. clean, no damage to describe, no annotations. A valuable and comprehensive guide to all aspects of restoring… Read more
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The Australian Homestead

by Cox, Philip & Stacey, Wesley

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780701804060
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Lansdowne Press, New South Wales, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 318 pp., authors' note, bibliography. Coloured endpapers. Lavishly illustrated with black and white photographs, maps and building plans. The dust jacket has a tear at the bottom of the spine section without loss. Christmas 1974 gift note on the first… Read more
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The Architecture of Happiness

by de Botton, Alain

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Published
2006
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780241142486
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AU$25.70

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Hamish Hamilton, London, 2006. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photography. Signed by Author. Illustrated endpapers. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography. Blue coloured boards with silver coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper (wraparound) with blue and yellow coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. "In the Architecture of… Read more
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What is art? An introduction to painting, sculpture and architecture

by Canady, John

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Published
1980
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780091418403
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Hutchinson & Co, London, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: reproduction of artworks. Clean copy, no damage to the dust jacket, trace of spotting to the top edge of the textbook, no annotations. The author writes vividly and entertainingly, with an almost uncanny awareness of what people really want to know about art… Read more
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Modern Homes in Timber: Plans, Specifications

by Timber Development Association of Australia

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Published
1939
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
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Timber Development Association of Australia, Melbourne, 1939. First Edition. Softcover (Illustrated). Fair. Illustrator: Illustrations. The text is illustrated with plans and designs for domestic homes. Illustrated paperback binding with red coloured titles to the front panel. In this book 40 designs submitted for competition for an exhibition Organised by the Timber Development Association of Australia… Read more
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Charme des Maisons de Nouvelle-Caledonie

by Wimart, Frederique – Text

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9782908186109
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AU$9.34

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Footprint Pacifique, Noumea, New Caledonia, 2003. First Edition. Softcover (Photographic). Very Good. Illustrator: Mike Hosken – Photographer. Lemon coloured end pages. The text is illustrated with colour photography taken by Mike Hosken; who also took the photograph for the front and rear panels. Lemon and gray coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip A… Read more
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Creole Houses; Traditional Homes of Old Louisiana

by Lawrence, John H. – Commentary

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Published
2007
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780810954953
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Abrams, New York, 2007. First Edition. Hardcover (Photographic Boards). Very Good/Very Good. Illustrator: Steve Gross and Sue Daley -- Photographers. Foreword James Conaway: Still Standing, Still Inspiring, acknowledgements, a note on Louisiana's Creole Culture and suggested reading. Colour photographic end pages, both different, with the colour photographs within the book taken by Steve Gross and… Read more
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Australian Cottages

by Moore, Robert & Burke, Sheridan & Joyce, Ray

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780947334116
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AU$14.68

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Lansdowne Press, Sydney, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic an Illustrations. foreword and introduction by authors, bibliography, footnotes, index. Illustrated endpages, showing a vintage wallpaper. Illustrated with numerous colour photographs, and line drawings etc. Tan coloured boards with white coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper, with white coloured titles to… Read more
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practical applications of Feng Shui

by Too, Lillian

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Published
1997
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780958711319
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Oriental Publications, Adelaide, 1997. reprint. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrator: drawings/diagrams. clean copy, the pages look as if they've had contact with moisture, being slightly wavy across the top edge, but the damage if it is such, is atypical, probably the result of the book being kept in humid conditions. This book spotlights practical applications of Feng… Read more
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the natural house

by Wright, Frank Lloyd

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Published
1963
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Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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The New American Library of World Literature, New York, 1963. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrator: photographs. second-hand copy, creasing of the front cover rubbing at the top and bottom of the spine, age toning of the page edges, internally clean, and free of annotations. The book is profusely illustrated with line drawings & black-and-white… Read more
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The Heritage of Australia

by Flower, Cedric

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670900060
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Viking O'Neil, Melbourne, 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Robin Smith -- Photographer. introduction by author, index. Green coloured endpapers. Copious coloured photographs by Robin Smith decorate the text. Green coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the spine. Photographic dustwrapper, showing the ruins at Port Arthur, with… Read more
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The Future of Architecture

by Wright, Frank Lloyd

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Published
1963
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Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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A Mentor Book / New American Library, New York, 1963. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. List of illustrations. The text is illustrated with numerous black and white photographs. Photographic / illustrated paperback binding with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Black and white photograph of author to the rear panel.… Read more
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The New Forces; The Melbourne Architectural Papers (Architecture in the 'seventies)

by Blake, Peter

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Published
1971
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Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780909825010
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The Royal Australian Instititute of Architecture, Melbourne, 1971. First Edition. Softcover. Good. Illustrator: Photographic. The text is illustrated with numerous black and white photographs. Plain text paperback binding with white, green and red coloured titles to the front panel. In this book, the author an American architect who once lashed out, in a book, at… Read more
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Australia's Home; Its Origins, Builders and Occupiers

by Boyd, Robin

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Published
1952
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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Melbourne University Press, Australia, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. Preface by author, glossary and index. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece, showing an abandon home from the 19th century, New South Wales. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs and the occasional black-and-white illustrations. Pale blue coloured cloth covered boards with purple coloured insert… Read more
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An Introduction to Modern Architecture (Pelican Books)

by Richards, J. M

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Published
1948
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Good
Edition
Reprint
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Penguin Books, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1948. Reprint. Softcover (Illustrated). Good. Illustrator: Photographic / Illustrations. Foreword to the fourth impression, 1948, introduction by author and bibliography. Between pages 64 and 65 there are 32 pages of sepia toned photographs. Within the text there are black and white line drawings. Illustrated paperback binding with black coloured titles to… Read more
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A Critic's View; The Melbourne Architectural Papers (Architecture in the 'seventies)

by Richards, J. M

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Published
1971
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780909825003
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The Royal Australian Instititute of Architecture, Melbourne, 1971. First Edition. Softcover. Good. Illustrator: Photographic. The text is illustrated with numerous black and white photographs. Plain text paperback binding with white, pink, blue and green coloured titles to the front panel. The author, a pioneering architect of the modern architectural school, suggests in this paper… Read more
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The Principles of Architectural Composition

by Robertson, Howard

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Published
1950
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Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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The Architectural Press, Cheam, Surrey, 1950. Reprint. Hardcover (1/4 Cloth 3/4 Boards). Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Illustrated. foreword by Robert Atkinson, preface by author, list of illustrations, bibliography and index. Black-and-white illustrated frontispiece, showing Liverpool Cathedral. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white line drawings, plans and architectural drawings. 1/4 blue coloured cloth covered back strip… Read more
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