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Image for A Virginia Family and Its Plantation Houses

A Virginia Family and Its Plantation Houses

By: Elizabeth Langhorne; K. Edward Lay; William D. Rieley

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA, The University Press of Virginia: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by an author

Seller ID: 061746

ISBN: 0813911273

Condition: Fine


Details the history of twelve houses that were built and occupied by four generations of one Virginia family. Inscribed by K. Edward Lay to previous owner. Bound in dark blue cloth and titled in gold on spine. End papers illustrated with a map. Previous owner's bookplate. Illustrated with photographs, site plans, and measured drawings. Indexed, 164 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Book and dust jacket both in fine condition, minor shelf-wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Country House Garden: From the Archives of Country Life: 1897-1939

By: Elliott, Brent

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Antique Collectors Club Ltd: 1995

Seller ID: 041590

ISBN: 1857326970

Condition: Like New


Black and white archival photographs and descriptive text explore the gardens of England's manor houses and estates. Charcoal cloth with silver spine lettering. Illustrated. 192pp. Attractive book plate. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Comte De Fels Ange-Jaques Gabriel, Premier Architecte Du Roi, D'Apres Des Documents Inedits

By: Emile-Paul, Editor

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Paris, 1912

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 060942

Condition: Good


Limited Edition, #145 out of 300 copies printed on Holland paper. French text. Brown half leather cover with white-gray cloth. Professionally rebound. Five raised bands and gilt lettering on spine. Gilt top edge. Uncut fore and bottom edges. Marbled end-papers. Frontispiece. Illustrated with printed sketches. 209pp. Outside and inside contains dampstains. Good only. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Barn: The Art of a Working Building

By: Endersby, Elric; Greenwood, Alexander; Larkin, David; Rocheleau, Paul

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 1992

Seller ID: 042778

ISBN: 0395573726

Condition: Like New


Photographs and an informative text explore the barn's history from medieval England to modern New England, materials and architectural nomenclature, and its role in the cultural heritage of traditional communities. 15,000 first printing.Fabric cloth. Illustrated. 254pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Palazzo Da Porto Festa in Vicenza (Corpus Palladianum)

By: Erik Forssman

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University Park & London, Pennsylvania State University Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061054

ISBN: 0271012021

Condition: Like New


Volume VIII of a comprehensive multi-volume series of monographs, each devoted to one of Palladio's oeuvre with extensive illustrations. Bound in dark red cloth, decorated and titled in gold. Previous owner's bookplate. Illustrated with color plates and scale drawings. 76 pp. plus appendix. Pictorial dust jacket. Book and dust jacket in like new condition with very minor shelf-wear. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Le Bois des Moutiers

By: Erik Orsenna

Price: $10.00

Publisher: France, SCI La Haie des Moutiers: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016737

Condition: Very Good


Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. Gift inscription on inside front cover. View more info

Tallinn (First Edition)

By: Erik Raikula

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026551

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated cloth. Pictorial dust jacket. Profusely illustrated. Written in two languages. Previous owner's library bookplate on front free end-paper. No writing in the book. 151pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Architecture of Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

By: Esherick, Joseph; Scogin, Mack; Bohlin, Peter

Price: $18.00

Publisher: AIA Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016533

ISBN: 1558351213

Condition: Very Good


Scarce hardcover edition. Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

Manhattan Style (First Edition)

By: Esten, John; Gilbert, Rose Bennett; Chinsee, George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Co: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042272

ISBN: 0316250066

Condition: Like New


Traces the development of the design industry in New York City, looks at the work of top designers, and shows a variety of design trends.First Edition. Purple cloth. Illustrated. 215pp., index. Attractive book plate. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Drafting Room Practice (First Edition)

By: Eugene Clute

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, The Pencil Points Press, Inc.: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060241

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. Dark green quarter cloth cover with forest green paper. Frontispiece. Illustrated with photographs. 306pp. Covers are stained and rubbed in places. Spine is lightly sunned and frayed at it's head and foot. Very slightly stained pages inside, but text is mostly clean. Text body is free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Basilica of St. Mark

By: Eugenio Bacchion

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Venezia, Ardo: 1972

Seller ID: 041899

Condition: Very Good +


Paperback. Illustrated. 59pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

American Schoolhouses (Signed First Edition)

By: Fletcher B. Dresslar

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Government Printing Office: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 030815

Condition: Good -


This is a United States Bureau of Education Bulletin, 1910, No. 5. Whole Number 444. Dresslar was Professor of Philosophy of Education in the University of Alabama. Author's gift inscription on title page. Paperback. Original paper wraps. Head of spine chipped. (2 inch piece missing at head of spine). Over 250 illustrations, plates and architectural plans (some folding). 133pp., index. Spine cocked. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Buildings for Music: The Architect, the Musician, and the Listener from the 17th Century to the Present Day

By: Forsyth, Michael

Price: $19.00

Publisher: The MIT Press: 1985-09-24

Seller ID: 016252

ISBN: 0262060892

Condition: Very Good +


Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. A few very small tears on dust-jacket. View more info

La Basilica Palladiana (Corpus Palladianum)

By: Franco Barbieri

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Centro Internazionale di Studi di Architettura "Andrea Palladio" Vicenza: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061144

Condition: Like New


Volume II of a comprehensive multi-volume series of monographs, each devoted to one of Palladio's oeuvre with extensive illustrations. Italian text. Bound in dark red cloth, decorated and titled in gold. Previous owner's bookplate. Illustrated with color plates and scale drawings. 139 pp. plus appendix. Pictorial dust jacket. In like new condition with minor shelf-wear on dust jacket. Gray cardboard slip case. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

How the World is Housed (New Industrial Readers)

By: Frank G. Carpenter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Book Company: 1930

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 032058

Condition: Very Good +


In this book children travel over the globe to learn for themselves where the materials in their homes come from and how they are prepared for use. They also study the housing architecture of other countries to see how they live. View more info

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The Robie House

By: Frank LLoyd Wright

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Historic American Buildings Survey: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016419

Condition: Very Good


Nice Copy. Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

Architectural Renderings Print Portfolio

By: Frank LLoyd Wright

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Petaluma, CA, Pomegranate Publications: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016420

Condition: Near Fine


Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

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Building Details (The Classical America Series in Art and Architecture)

By: Frank M. Snyder ; Peter Pennoyer [Introduction]; Anne Walker [Introduction]

Price: $225.00

Publisher: New York | London, W. W. Norton & Company: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060976

ISBN: 0393732452

Condition: Like New


DVD included. Published in association with The Institute of Classical Architecture and Classical America. Light gray paper boards titled in metallic blue on the spine. 144 pp. Illustrated dust jacket. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Frank P. Milburn, Architect, Charlotte, NC (First Edition)

By: Frank P. Milburn

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charlotte, NC, Queen City Printing and Paper: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022702

Condition: Good


Green cloth (soiled and spotted), red lettering and design, portrait frontispiece of Milburn and his four staff assistants, includes a letter dated Jan. 1, 1900 "To Those Interested" (not signed), illustrated, not paginated, ads in rear, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Grand Canal

By: Franzoi, Umberto

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Vendome Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042243

ISBN: 0865651485

Condition: Like New


The very name Grand Canal seems to conjure images of urban culture lived at the height of exotic luxury and ease, along a broad waterway gracefully meandering through the heart of ancient Venice, its glittering course lined on either side with balconied palaces and afloat with gondolas bearing romantic couples in thrall to the serenade of barcaroling tenors. And however overdrawn this image may be, Venice could indeed afford to make much of its principal thoroughfare, for the great channel always served primarily as a safe haven where trade and commerce could flourish unhindered by the disturb... View more info

Description of the Exterior and Interior of the Cathedral of Milan; Also, Chronological List of the Architects and Engineers Engaged or consulted by the venerable administration of the Cathedral of Milan from 1387 to 1877

By: Frederic Hodges

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Milan, Young Workman: 1908

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 030747

Condition: Very Good


Edition carefully revised and enlarged. Sewn pamphlet. Original paper wraps. Head and tail of spine shipped. 56pp. No writing in the booklet. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Architecture of Georgia

By: Frederick Doveton Nichols

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Savannah, GA, The Beehive Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060695

Condition: Near Fine


The first complete survey of Georgia architecture between the Revolution and the Civil War. Bound in light brown cloth with a red spine label with gold lettering on the spine. Ex libris inside the front cover. Illustrated with black and white photographs throughout the text. Indexed. 436 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Book is in near fine condition with very light foxing on a couple of the pages and on some areas of the page edges. Dust jacket is in very good plus condition with light foxing across the jacket and some tearing around the edges. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Less Aesthetics More Ethics in 2 volumes (First Edition)

By: Fuksas, Massimiliano [Editor]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028383

ISBN: 0847823474

Condition: Fine


Illustrated covers. In original slipcase. Nice copy. No writing in the books. Illustrated. Not paginated. Complete in 2 volumes. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Houses: Legorreta, Hara, Murakami, Fehn, Mack, Ehrlich, Irani, Nakahigashi, Scogin, Elam and Bray (Global Architecture Document) Global Architecture 58

By: Futagawa, Yukio

Price: $17.50

Publisher: ADA Editors: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015878

ISBN: 4871403688

Condition: Fine


Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

Villages and Towns Indonesia: Ando, Koolhaas, Perriand (Global Architecture Document) Global Architecture 57

By: Futagawa, Yukio

Price: $18.00

Publisher: ADA Editors: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015884

ISBN: 487140367X

Condition: Fine


Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

Houses: Seogin, Elam and Bray (Global Architecture Document) Global Architecture 61

By: Futagawa, Yukio

Price: $18.00

Publisher: ADA Editors,Japan: 1999-11-01

Seller ID: 015900

ISBN: 4871403718

Condition: Fine


Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

Ga Houses, No 48

By: Futagawa, Yukio

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Hennessey & Ingalls: 1996

Seller ID: 015984

ISBN: 4871403483

Condition: Fine


Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

GA Houses: Pierre Koenig, Meier, Smith-Miller + Hawkinson, Niles, Saitowitz, Ono, Sambuichi v. 71

By: Futagawa, Yukio

Price: $8.00

Publisher: ADA Editors: 2002

Seller ID: 015989

ISBN: 4871403815

Condition: Fine


Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

GA Houses: No. 88

By: Futagawa, Yukio

Price: $9.00

Publisher: ADA Editors,Japan: 2005

Seller ID: 016010

ISBN: 487140398X

Condition: Fine


Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

GA Houses 94

By: Futagawa, Yukio

Price: $9.00

Publisher: ADA Editors,Japan: 2006

Seller ID: 016012

ISBN: 4871407640

Condition: Fine


Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

GA Houses 90

By: Futagawa, Yukio

Price: $8.00

Publisher: ADA Editors,Japan: 2005

Seller ID: 016023

ISBN: 4871407608

Condition: Fine


Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

Houses (Global Architecture Document)

By: Futagawa, Yukio

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Japan, ADA Editors: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016608

ISBN: 487140370X

Condition: Fine


Nice Copy. Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

Choix D'Elements Empruntes a L'Architecture Classique et Donnant des Exemples Connus de L'Application des Ordres

By: G. Gromort

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Paris, A. Vincent: 1904

Seller ID: 062040

Condition: Good


Blue cloth spine and paper cover with orange lettering. String at side, bottom and top edge of of book to contain plates. 45 plates featuring architectural plans for monuments and buildings, as well as a few pictures of them. Spine has been taped to covers. Covers are a little worn around edges and corners. Strings at bottom and top edges are broken. Previous seller's sticker in front end-page. First few plates are slightly worn around corners. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The English Cathedral through the Centuries (First Edition)

By: G. H. Cook

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Pheonix House Ltd: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022185

Condition: Very Good


Burgundy cloth with gold lettering and design, illustrated, 384pp., index, no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Drawings of the Principal Antique Buildings of Ireland : National Library of Ireland MS 1958 TX

By: Gabriel Beranger; Peter Harbison [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Four Courts Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032702

ISBN: 1851824278

Condition: Near Fine


Oblong paperback. 228pp. Illustrated in color. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Churches and Chapels of San Miguel de Allende (First Edition)

By: Gast, Robert de

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Birdsnest, VA, E & R Publications: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026721

ISBN: 0965542009

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth with yellow lettering. No writing in the book. Nice copy. 87pp., index. Color photography. Gift inscription on front free end-paper. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Louvre: An Architectural History

By: Genevieve Bresc Bautier

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Vendome Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061058

ISBN: 086565963X

Condition: Fine


The recent vast expansion, transformation, and reorganization of the Louvre, and the building of I.M. Pei's controversial glass pyramid in its midst, has drawn attention to the architecture of this extraordinary building- a building which for eight hundred years has been at the center of French history and culture, and to which France's greatest architects, sculptors, and painters have given their most inspired work (from description on dust jacket). Bound in dark blue and titled in gold. Decorated end-papers. Architectural prints laid-in. Beautifully illustrated with color photographs by Taha... View more info

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George Washington Maher in Kenilworth

By: George Washington Maher

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Kenilworth, IL, Kenilworth Historical Society: c. 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016466

Condition: Fine


Nice Copy. Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. Limited edition of 3,000 copies printed on acid-free archival paper. View more info

L'Europe des Cathedrales 1140-1280

By: Georges Duby

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Geneve, Editions D'Art Albert Skira: 1966

Seller ID: 008788

Condition: Very Good


Lots of nice tipped in images.Nice Copy. Jacket has only modest edge wear and a bit of slight rubbing. It is covered with protective mylar. Book covers are slightly dirtyish. No writing in the book - not even an owners name. Last page has a small red stamp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Ameublement et decoration modernes

By: Gerd et Ursula Hatje

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris, Pont Royal: c. 1964

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 016463

Condition: Very Good +


Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

The English Country House : A Grand Tour

By: Gervase Jackson-Stops; James Pipkin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little Brown and Company: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060909

ISBN: 0821215981

Condition: Like New


Bound in dark green cloth and titled in gold on spine. Decorated end papers. Illustrated with photographs by Pipkin throughout the text. Indexed. 240 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Book and dust jacket in like new condition with minimal shelf wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Villa Emo At Fanzolo (Corpus Palladianum)

By: Giampaolo Bordignon Favero

Price: $100.00

Publisher: University Park & London, Pennsylvania State University Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061056

ISBN: 027101153X

Condition: Near Fine


Volume V of a comprehensive multi-volume series of monographs, each devoted to one of Palladio's oeuvre with extensive illustrations. Bound in dark red cloth, decorated and titled in gold. Previous owner's bookplate. Illustrated with color plates and scale drawings. 65 pp. plus appendix. Pictorial dust jacket. Grey slip case. Book and dust jacket in near fine condition. Front flap of dust jacket damaged, else like new. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Spazio e Societa ; Space & Society: International Journal of Architecture and Environmental Design 17

By: Giancarlo De Carlo, Editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Sansoni/MIT Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017247

Condition: Very Good


Scarce issue. Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

One Thousand Buildings of London

By: Gill Davies; John Reynolds [Photographer]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Black Dog & Leventhal: 2006

Seller ID: 040815

ISBN: 1579125875

Condition: Near Fine


The stately and historic buildings, monuments, and structures of London come alive in this photographic, neighborhood-by-neighborhood tour of one of the worlds most picturesque and popular cities.Londons many diverse neighborhoods feature a wide range of buildings old and new, from theatres, cathedrals, and palaces to townhouses, hotels, and clubs. Both the writer and the photographer are London natives who know every fascinating corner of this rambling city, and their insight and vision inform every page.Each featured building is accompanied by informative text discussing its history and si... View more info

Sweetness and Light: The Queen Anne Movement 1860-1900

By: Girouard, Mark

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1977

Seller ID: 016257

ISBN: 019817330X

Condition: Very Good


Dust jacket spine sunned, tiny tear at rear corner, some pencil writing on rear end-paper, owner's signature on front, blank end paper. Holland Brady Jr. is a highly reputed architect from Tryon, a small upscale community in the mountains of North Carolina. Brady accumulated a quality library of over 2,400 architecture books. This book is from that collection which we purchased. Please remember that if you purchase multiple architecture books, we combine shipping. View more info

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Michelangelo Architect

By: Giulio Carlo Argan; Bruno Contardi; Marion L. Grayson [Translator]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Harry N. Abrams Inc.: 1993

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 062319

ISBN: 0810936380

Condition: Like New


Black cloth boards titled in gray on front and spine. Illustrated with photographs and architectural plans. Indexed, 388 pp. Illustrated dust jacket. Minor shelf-wear on dust jacket, else like new. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Modern: Masters of the 20th-Century Interior

By: Glancey, Jonathan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rizzoli: 2000

Edition: 2nd printing

Seller ID: 022230

ISBN: 0847822117

Condition: Fine


This fine book covers ten modern architectural categories and several architects per group. The ten are: The Modern Movement; Organic; Neo-Classic; Mid-Century Modern; Pop; High-Tech; Neo-Baroque; Post-Modern; Minimal to New Modern; Global.Condition is marvelous.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Space Framed: Works and Projects

By: Gluckman, Richard; Foster, Hal [Introduction]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Monacelli Press: 2000

Seller ID: 035419

ISBN: 158093045X

Condition: New


From one of his earliest projects for Heiner Friedrich and Philippa de Menil, founders of the Dia Art Foundation in New York, Richard Gluckman has closely aligned his work with the world of art and artists. Over the past twenty years, Gluckman has created distinctive spaces for numerous art galleries and museums and developed installations with such notable contemporary artists as Dan Flavin, Richard Serra, Jenny Holzer, and Walter de Maria. But Gluckman's vision extends beyond art world commissions to include residential, commercial, and public projects. Deeply informed by the minimalist and ... View more info

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Philip Johnson/Alan Ritchie Architects (New)

By: Goldberger, Paul; Johnson, Philip

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Monacelli Press: 2003

Seller ID: 035422

ISBN: 1580930840

Condition: New


Philip Johnson, who died in 2005, was a towering figure in American architecture, both sensing and establishing new directions and stylistic trends. This monograph covers the last decade of his professional life, as he and partner Alan Ritchie collaborated on projects of striking creativity and originality. Ritchie, born in England, worked with Johnson for over twenty years and continues as president of Philip Johnson/Alan Ritchie Architects.This volume includes work built and unbuilt, large-scale and small, designed by the firm throughout the 1990s. Two important themes -- identified by Paul ... View more info

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Building Renaissance Venice: Patrons, Architects, and Builders

By: Goy, Richard J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Haven and London, Yale University Press: 2006

Seller ID: 041194

ISBN: 0300112920

Condition: Like New


This book brings to life the story of the construction of some of the most outstanding early Renaissance buildings in Venice. Through a series of individual case studies, Richard J. Goy explores how and why great buildings came to be built. He addresses the practical issues of constructing such buildings as the Torre dellOrologio in Piazza San Marco, the Arsenale Gate, and the churches of Santa Maria della Carita and San Zaccaria, focusing particular attention on the process of patronage. The book is the first to trace the complete process of creating important buildings, from the earliest c... View more info