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ALVAR AALTO

By: Various

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Scarsdale, Wittenborn & Company, 1963


Significant closed tears to DJ. Previous owner's name inkstamped to front free endpaper ; A look at the work of the Finnish architect, who worked in collaboration with Aino Aalto and Elissa Aalto ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 271 pages View more info

ARCHITECTS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA [VOLUME TWO ONLY[ Volume Two

By: Various

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, The Images Publishing Group, 1991


Wear with small closed tears to DJ ; Detailed look at noteworthy architects and architectural firms in the US; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 159 pages View more info

ARCHITECTURAL BEAUTY IN JAPAN

By: Horiguchi, Sutemi & Kijiro, Yuichiro

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai (The Society for International Cultural Relations), 1955


Wear to extremities. Binding not tight and loose at half-title page, showing webbing and just starting to separate from spine. Boards slightly bowed. Closed tears to first few pages ; Architecure in Japan is unique, as this book shows ; B&W Photographs; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

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ARCHITECTURAL CONSERVATION IN EUROPE

By: Cantacuzino, Sherban [editor]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Whitney Library of Design, 1975


Light wear and some slight dampstaining to DJ; A compilation of articles about the efforts to save notable architecture, both good and bad, in certain wide-ranging areas in Europe. Illustrated and with lists of legislation undertaken to that end; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 138 pages View more info

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ARCHITECTURAL RENDERING The Techniques of Contemporary Presentation

By: Halse, Albert O.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1960


Slight wear to DJ ; Many illustrations plus text outlines the techniques used in architectural rendering circa 1960 ; B&W and Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 277 pages View more info

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ARCHITECTURE IN BRITAIN 1530-1830 The Pelican History of Art

By: Summerson, John

Price: $84.90

Publisher: Baltimore, Penguin Books, 1954


Wear and small open tears to DJ, with tape repaired closed tear to rear ; How were buildings constructed in Britain in the 16th, 17th, 18th, and early 19th centuries? Find out here; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 373,192 pages View more info

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ART OF BUILDING IN YEMEN

By: Varanda, Fernando

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MIT Press, 1982


Previous owner's name & date to title page ; With fold out map in rear. Much more diverse and interesting than one might think at first glance. Errata slip laid in; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 292 pages View more info

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BRIDGES

By: Beckett, Derek

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Paul Hamlyn, 1969


Author Beckett shows how all bridges, even the most sophisticated feats of modern engineering, are derived from one of three forms from antiquity; Great Buildings of the World; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 191 pages View more info

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CITIES & PEOPLE A Social and Architectural History

By: Girouard, Mark

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press, 1985


Light wear to DJ; Focusing on selected cities at various important points in their history, author Girouard tours the municipalities and their peoples and their important building trends in terms of the needs of the populace ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 397 pages View more info

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DOME UND KATHEDRALEN Deutschland Und Frankreich Im Spiegel Ihrer Mittellalterlichen Baukunst

By: Peters, Hans

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Berlin, Rembrandt - Verlag, 1941


Light wear to spine ends. Previous owner's name inkstamped to front pastedown. Endpapers lightly browned. Previous owner's inscription to half-title page; Cathedrals and Domes in Germany and occupied France with an emphasis on the medieval architecture. Published in 1941 during WWII. In German ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 207 pages View more info

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FERRUCCIO VITALE Landscape Architect of the Country Place Era

By: Schnadelbach, R. Terry

Price: $38.15

Publisher: New York, Princeton Architectural Press, 2001

Edition: First Edition


Profusely illustrated look at the works of the eminent landscape artist ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 326 pages View more info

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FREESTYLE The New Architecture and Interior Design from Los Angeles

By: Street-Porter, Tim

Price: $48.94

Publisher: New York, Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1986


Wear to DJ; Noted architect Frank Gehry renovated his house in Santa Monica to the point where neighbors started to protest, little realizing that a new movement was at hand; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 239 pages View more info

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GENIUS AND THE MOBOCRACY

By: Wright, Frank Lloyd

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1949

Edition: First Edition


Wear and chipping to DJ with small open tears. Boards browned with slight foxing. Previous owner's name inkstamped to front free endpaper. Newspaper photo tipped in to title page, with browned 'ghost' image opposite; Wright on his mentor, Louis H. Sullivan. Stated first edition with later issue DJ which states 'Second Large Printing'; 8vo; 113 pages View more info

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HOMES IN 2050. MY VISION Das Wohnhaus Im Jahr 2050

By: Misawa, Chiyoji

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Mhird / Imc,


Boards with very light shelfwear ; Including a separate volume with the English and German translation in slipcase; 8vo; 237, 284 pages View more info

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IN THE NATURE OF MATERIALS The Buildings of Frank Lloyd Wright 1887-1941

By: Hitchcock, Henry-Russell

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1942


Wear to extremities. Binding could be tighter; Detailed analysis of the material used by Wright in his designs; 8vo; 143 pages View more info