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Brunelleschi's Dome

Brunelleschi's Dome

by Ross King

Ross King was born in Canada in 1962 and completed a PhD in English Literature at York University in Toronto. He is the author of two novels, Domino, soon to be made into a film, and Ex-Libris. He lives near Oxford.
The Death and Life Of Great American Cities

The Death and Life Of Great American Cities

by Jane Jacobs

Jane Jacobs was born on May 4, 1916, in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Her father was a physician and her mother taught school and worked as a nurse. After high school and a year spent as a reporter on the Scranton Tribune, Jacobs went to New York, where she found a succession of jobs as a stenographer and wrote free-lance articles about the city's many working districts, which fascinated her. In 1952, after a number of writing and editing jobs ranging in subject matter from metallurgy to a geography of the... Read more
Building Construction Illustrated

Building Construction Illustrated

by Francis D K Ching

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Architecture

Architecture

by Francis D K Ching

Includes bibliographical references (p. 409) and indexes
Experiencing Architecture

Experiencing Architecture

by Steen Eiler Rasmussen

2nd Edition
The Architecture Of Happiness

The Architecture Of Happiness

by Alain De Botton

Alain de Botton is the author of three works of fiction and five of nonfiction, including How Proust Can Change Your Life, The Consolations of Philosophy, and The Art of Travel. He lives in London.
Design Of Cities

Design Of Cities

by Edmund N Bacon

"The major contemporary work on urban design . . . Splendidly presented, filled with thoughtful and brilliant intuitive insights." —The New Republic In a brilliant synthesis of words and pictures, Edmund N. Bacon relates historical examples to modern principles of urban planning. He vividly demonstrates how the work of great architects and planners of the past can influence subsequent development and be continued by later generations. By illuminating the historical background of urban design,... Read more
City Of Quartz

City Of Quartz

by Mike Davis

Mike Davis is the author of several books including Planet of Slums, City of Quartz, Ecology of Fear, Late Victorian Holocausts, and Magical Urbanism. He was recently awarded a MacArthur Fellowship. He lives in Papa’aloa, Hawaii.
Modern Architecture

Modern Architecture

by Kenneth Frampton

Design With Nature

Design With Nature

by Ian L McHarg

Space, Time and Architecture

Space, Time and Architecture

by Sigfried Giedion

Skyscraper

Skyscraper

by Karl Sabbagh

The Arts

The Arts

by Hendrik Willem Van Loon

The Poetics Of Space

The Poetics Of Space

by Gaston Bachelard

The Timeless Way Of Building

The Timeless Way Of Building

by Christopher Alexander

An Age Of Barns

An Age Of Barns

by Eric Sloane

The King's England

The King's England

by Mee Arthur

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Fundamentals Of Building Construction

by Edward Iano, Joseph Allen

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Ghosts Along the Mississippi

by Clarence John Laughlin

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Architectural Graphics

by Frank Ching

Architecture Books & Ephemera

The Dynamics Of Architectural Form

The Dynamics Of Architectural Form

by Arnheim, Rudolf

Rudolf Arnheim has been known, since the publication of his groundbreaking Art and Visual Perception in 1974, as an authority on the psychological interpretation of the visual arts. Two anniversary volumes celebrate the landmark anniversaries of his works in 2009. In The Power of the Center , Arnheim uses a wealth of examples to consider the actors that determine the overall organization of visual form in works of painting, sculpture, and architecture. The Dynamics of Architectural Form explores the... Read more
Architectural Graphics

Architectural Graphics

by Martin, C Leslie

Modern Architecture

Modern Architecture

by Scully, Vincent, Jr

Piranesi as Architect and Designer

Piranesi as Architect and Designer

by Wilton-Ely, John

Cumberland, Rhode Island, U.S.A.: Yale Univ Pr, 1993 DJ has edge wear, creases, scratches, rubbed corners/spine. Boards have edge wear, rubbed corners/spine. No writing. Very good.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Book.
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$97.50
Western Minnesota Architecture, 1870-1900

Western Minnesota Architecture, 1870-1900

by Peterson, Fred W

University of Minnesota, 1976 Staple bound. Cover has edge wear, minor creases, minor scratches, small bent/rubbed cover/page corners, rubbed spine. No writing. Very good.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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$19.95
LA VIE A LA CAMPAGNE (JULY 1912 TO DECEMBER 1912)  2 Issues Per Month, 1st  & 15th

LA VIE A LA CAMPAGNE (JULY 1912 TO DECEMBER 1912) 2 Issues Per Month, 1st & 15th

by Multiple Contributors

Paris: Hachette & Cie. Very Good+. 1912. Hardcover. Clean paper covered boards with blue cloth spine & corners. Volume XII. Numerous photo & drawing illustrations. Architecture, botany, agriculture. Text in french. Magazines issued on 1st and 15th of the month. 12 bound issues. Text tight, clean & intact. Bound Magazines; B&W Photos ; Folio 13" - 23" tall .
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$110.00
The Landmark Handbook: Sixteenth Edition 1997/98

The Landmark Handbook: Sixteenth Edition 1997/98

by Barrett, Constance (Editor)

Maidenhead: The Landmark Trust, 1996. Sixteenth Edition. Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. The Landmark Trust is a British charity which preserves old and interesting buildings by renting them out to holidaymakers, using the money gained for restoration work. Since its foundation in 1965 the Trust has saved over 200 buildings of historic or architectural importance from decay or unsympathetic alteration. Here, then, is a catalogue of these properties as extant in 1997/98. Each entry is accompanied by... Read more
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£5.50
The Stones of Venice vollume 1 and 2 Travelers Edition.

The Stones of Venice vollume 1 and 2 Travelers Edition.

by John Ruskin

John Ruskin (8 February 1819 – 20 January 1900) was the leading English art critic of the Victorian era, as well as an art patron, draughtsman, watercolourist, a prominent social thinker and philanthropist. The Stones of Venice is a three-volume treatise on Venetian art and architecture by English art historian John Ruskin, first published from 1851 to 1853. Publication history, first editionsThe Stones of Venice. Volume the First. The Foundations, 1851, Smith, Elder & Co., LondonThe Stones of Venice.... Read more
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$150.00
Dieter Sieger: Architect, Shipbuilder, Designer

Dieter Sieger: Architect, Shipbuilder, Designer

by [Sieger, Dieter] Thomsen, Christian W

Tubingen/Berlin: Ernst Wasmuth Verlag, 1994. First English Language Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good +. over 400 color & b/w photos. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. A near fine copy in a very good+ dust jacket with a slight crease to jacket front flyleaf. Tall 4to with DJ 319 English translation by Michael Robinson. "Edition Axel Menges" (first preliminary page ). Emphasis on architectural and design career; good selection of the over 700 house and building plans.
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$62.50
Agrest and Gandelsonas: Works

Agrest and Gandelsonas: Works

by Agrest, Diana; Gandelsonas, Mario

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Princeton Architectural Press, 1995. Corner wear.. Soft Cover. Very Good-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$10.00
PLANEFURNITURE Types + Prototypes

PLANEFURNITURE Types + Prototypes

by Boyd, Michael & Michael Webb

Edward Cella Art + Architecture and Boyddesign. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2012. First. Hardcover. 0980096235 . Limited 1000 .
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$39.99
Royal Palaces of Europe

Royal Palaces of Europe

by Montgomery-Massingberd, Hugh

New York: The Vendome Press, 1983. Bottoms of boards worn. Staining to a few pages. Jacket worn.. Hard Cover. Good+/Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.
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$10.00
L'Art Des Jardins: Ou La Nature Embellie (French Version)

L'Art Des Jardins: Ou La Nature Embellie (French Version)

by Adams, William Howard

New York: Abbeville, 1992. In Very Good- slipcase (moderate wear). Text in French.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$40.00
Direction of Cities

Direction of Cities

by Guinther, John

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Viking Press, 1996. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$4.00
The Homes of America as They Have Expressed the Lives of Our People for Three Centuries

The Homes of America as They Have Expressed the Lives of Our People for Three Centuries

by Pickering, Ernest

New York: Bramhall House, 1951. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$5.00
Classic Country Inns of America, Three Volumes: The Mid-Atlantic and the South; New England and the Maritimes; the Pacific Coast and Southwest

Classic Country Inns of America, Three Volumes: The Mid-Atlantic and the South; New England and the Maritimes; the Pacific Coast and Southwest

by Andrews, Peter

Los Angeles: The Knapp Press, 1978. Three volumes in very good slipcase.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$10.00
Museums in the 21st Century: Concepts, Projects, Buildings, 2nd Revised and Expanded Edition

Museums in the 21st Century: Concepts, Projects, Buildings, 2nd Revised and Expanded Edition

Prestel, 2008 Brand new, still sealed in shrink wrap!. Soft Cover. New.
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$24.95
Legorreta + Legorreta

Legorreta + Legorreta

by Asensio, Paco (editor)

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Te Neues Pub Group, 2002. Text in English, German, French and Italian.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$7.00
FENG SHUI : THE KEY TO HEALTH, WEALTH AND HARMONY

FENG SHUI : THE KEY TO HEALTH, WEALTH AND HARMONY

by Choy, Howard with Henwood, Belinda

Sydney: MacMillan. Very Good. 1998. Paperback. 073290952X . Appendix, bibliography, line drawings. 400gms weight; Diagrams; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 144 pages .
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AU$10.00
The Tennessee Valley Authority: Design and Persuasion

The Tennessee Valley Authority: Design and Persuasion

by Culvahouse, Tim (ed)

New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2007. Remainder mark. 144pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/No Dust Jacket. Illus. by Richard Barnes (photos). 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$35.00
Frank Lloyd Wright: Decorative Objects Prints Drawings Florida Projects

Frank Lloyd Wright: Decorative Objects Prints Drawings Florida Projects

by DUNLOP, BETH

Miami Beach: Bass Museum, 1984 Catalog for a Miami Beach exhibition in 1984, notable for its collection of Florida projects including Florida Southern College, proposed ZBT fraternity house [!], other unrealized projects. First edition. 20 cm; unpaged [62]; illustrated from photographs, plans, and drawings. A fine copy in wrappers..
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$35.00
Baustilkunde: Europaische Baukunst Von Der Antike Bis Zur Gegenvwart

Baustilkunde: Europaische Baukunst Von Der Antike Bis Zur Gegenvwart

by Koch, Wilfried

Munchen: Orbis Verlag, 1990. 496pp. Text in German.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$8.00
Vogue Magazine - Catherine Zeta Jones, Rene Zellweger

Vogue Magazine - Catherine Zeta Jones, Rene Zellweger

by Vogue Magazine

VOGUE NOV 02, Zeta Jones & Zellweger, VH1 Fashion AwardsA Jam-Packed Issue with Fabulous Photographs

Cover: Catherine Zeta Jones & Renee Zellweger by Annie Leibovitz
500 pages
See Table of Contents Scans
Inside:
Baz Luhrmann's La Boheme Diary
Hairspray (the film)
London townhouse of Agent Provocateur's Serena Rees & Joseph Corre
Music World Fashion Designers
Nancy Caton, J Mendel, Anne Valerie Hash, Yohji Yamamoto, Lara Bohinc, Thomas Vasseur, Gaba Esquivel
Renee Zellweger and Catherine Zeta-Jones on... Read more
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CA$60.00
Wien 1900: Kunst, Architektur, Design

Wien 1900: Kunst, Architektur, Design

by Varnedoe, Kirk

Koln: Taschen, 1993. Text in German. Water damage to top of book.. Soft Cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$10.00
DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE & OLD FURNITURE (1929)

DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE & OLD FURNITURE (1929)

by Adams-Acton, Murray

London: Geoffrey Bles. Very Good+. 1929. Hardcover. Clean red cloth with gilt design & lettering. Tight clean & intact copy without foxing. 183 full and half page photographic illustrations including pictorial frontispiece. Photos represent fine features of past periods in architecture. Crease on rear endpaper & tiny hole on bottom front endpaper. Architecture, Greatbritain, France, Italy, Holland ; B&W Illustrations; 4to; 123 + pages .
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$30.00
Die Neuen Modernen Von Der Spat-  Zur Neo-Modern

Die Neuen Modernen Von Der Spat- Zur Neo-Modern

by Jencks, Charles

Stuttgart: Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt, 1990. Previous owner's name on front free endpaper. Text in German. Numerous color illustrations.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$35.00
Century of Color: Exterior Decoration for American Buildings, 1820-1920

Century of Color: Exterior Decoration for American Buildings, 1820-1920

by Moss, Roger W

Watkins Glen, NY: The American Life Foundation, 1981. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. 8-1/2 x 11 Softcover; 108pp; Covers clean & bright, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG condition. Documentary history of American exterior decoration in 100 plates taken from the collections of The Athenaeum of Philadelphia and the archives of the Sherwin-Williams Company. Fully illustrated, in color.
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$25.00
The Towns of Roman Britain

The Towns of Roman Britain

by Wacher, John

London: BCA , 1976. Book Club. Hardcover. Very Good +/good. First published in 1974 and quickly became a standard source on the urban landscape of Roman Britain. The author shows how Roman towns have affected the history and geography of Britain right down to the present day. Having defined the types of Roman settlement that can be called towns, he examines the reasons which lie behind the choice of sites, the factors which caused their foundation and the way in which the towns influenced provincial... Read more
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£5.00