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Building the Georgian City

By: James Ayres

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New Haven and London, Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art by Yale University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061664

ISBN: 0300075480

Condition: Like New


Lovely rust-colored boards, titled in gold on spine. Illustrated end papers with George Sharf's '6 O'clock in the Morning' drawing. Illustrated with color and black-and-white photographs throughout, including title page. Illustrated dust jacket. vii, 280 pp., indexed. Owner's book plate and very light bottom edge wear, else like new. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Cliveden: The Place and the People

By: James Crathorne

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Collins & Brown: 2001

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 060912

ISBN: 1855852233

Condition: Fine


The fascinating story of a place renowned for the pursuit of pleasure, politics, and power. Bound in black cloth and titled in silver on spine. Decorated end papers. Illustrated with photographs throughout the text. Indexed, 224 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Book and dust jacket in fine condition with 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

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Lancaster House: London's Greatest Town House (No Dust Jacket)

By: James Yorke

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Merrell Publishers: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061068

ISBN: 1858941261

Condition: Near Fine


NO DUST JACKET. Red cloth boards. Brown end sheets. Illustrated with photographs throughout. Indexed, 192 pp. Owner's book plate. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Private Washington: Residences of the Nation's Capital (First Edition)

By: Jan Cigliano

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042413

ISBN: 0847820246

Condition: Like New


Washington's inhabitants have, over the years, included the elite, the powerful, and the well known figures that dominate the country's vaunted inner circles of politics, press, and diplomacy.This unprecedented volume presents the first true insider's look at Washington, ushering readers through the doorways of 26 of the city's most celebrated private homes and official residences. Newly commissioned photographs offer fabulous views, exterior and interior, of Washington's most prestigious addresses dating from 1790 to the present. Lively text places each home in its historical context, showin... View more info

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Lutyens and the Edwardians: An English Architect and His Clients

By: Jane Brown

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Viking: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061183

ISBN: 0670858714

Condition: Like New


Black cloth boards, titled in silver on spine. Light gray end sheets. Frontispiece, B&W photograph of Sir Edwin Lutyens and Lady Horner. Illustrated with drawings and photographs, 26 in color. xii, 276 pp., including Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Mylar-covered, pictorial dust jacket. Owner's book plate. 1/2" tear in dust jacket. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Art and Architecture of English Gardens

By: Jane Brown

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Rizzoli International Publications, Inc.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061876

ISBN: 0847810895

Condition: Fine


Designs for the Garden from the Collection of the Royal Institute of British Architects 1609 to the Present Day. Dark green cloth boards blind-stamped with title on front and titled in gold on spine. Previous owner's bookplate. Frontispiece. Illustrated throughout with watercolors, drawings, and working plans. Indexed, 320 pp. Illustrated dust jacket. Book and dust jacket both in fine condition, minor edge wear on binding and page edges. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Royal Landscape: The Gardens and Parks of Windsor

By: Jane Roberts

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New Haven and London, Yale University Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061567

ISBN: 0300070799

Condition: Like New


Bound in forest green cloth and titled in gold on spine. Illustrated end papers. Previous owner's bookplate. Illustrated with beautiful photographs and plates. Indexed, 596 pp. Illustrated dust jacket. Minor edge wear on jacket, else like new. Nice copy. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Thomas Jefferson, Monticello, Virginia USA (First Edition)

By: Jean A. Bradnick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Westvaco: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037683

Condition: Very Good +


Original pictorial slipcase. Worn at one corner. Folding frontispiece. 122pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Moule & Polyzoides: Architects and Urbanists (First Edition)

By: Jean-Maurice Moulene, Editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Santa Monica, CA, Self-Published / Delta Graphics: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061823

Condition: Fine


First Edition. Comes in brown envelope. Black quarter cloth cover with gray-beige paper. Front and back cover have fold out flaps. Small and oblong.Has "Work in Progress 2/3" on the front cover. Illustrated with B&W photographs as well as reproductions of architectural drawings/sketches. 76pp. In fine condition. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Clore Gallery, Tate Gallery, Liverpool: James Stirling, Michael Wilford and Associate (Architecture in Detail)

By: Jenkins, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Phaidon Press: 1994

Seller ID: 016309

ISBN: 0714827622

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

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Concrete (Architecture Compact)

By: Joachim Fischer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: h. f. ullmann: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023640

ISBN: 0841602913

Condition: Fine


Paperback, color illustrations, no writing in the book, 287pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Architecture in the United States (Contemprary Architecture By Country)

By: Jodidio, Philip

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Taschen: 2006

Seller ID: 036399

ISBN: 3822852600

Condition: New


Contemporary architecture by country TASCHEN's new architecture series brings a unique perspective to world architecture, highlighting architectural trends by country. Each book features 15 to 20 architects?from the firmly established to the up-and-coming?with the focus on how they have contributed to very recent architecture in the chosen nation. Entries include contact information and short biographies in addition to copiously illustrated descriptions of the architects' or firms' most significant recent projects. Crossing the globe from country to country, this new series celebrates the rich... View more info

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Architecture in Spain (English, German and French Edition) New

By: Jodidio, Philip

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Taschen: 2007

Seller ID: 037165

ISBN: 3822852619

Condition: New


New copy in publisher's shrink wrap. Taschen's new architecture series brings a unique perspective to world architecture, highlighting architectural trends by country. Each book features 15 to 20 architects - from the firmly established to the up-and-coming - with the focus on how they have contributed to very recent architecture in the chosen nation. Entries include contact information and short biographies in addition to copiously illustrated descriptions of the architects' or firms' most significant recent projects. Crossing the globe from country to country, this new series celebrates the... View more info

Parallel of the Classical Orders of Architecture

By: Johann Matthaus von Mauch; Charles Pierre Joseph Normand; Donald M. Rattner [Editor]

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Acanthus Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061566

ISBN: 0926494112

Condition: Near Fine


Bound in black quarter cloth cover with black paper boards. Titled and designed in red and white. Illustrated with architectural plans and black and white photographs. Previous owner's bookplate. Previous owner's embossing stamp on title page. No pagination. Book is in near fine condition with some minor wear on front and back boards. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Handbook of Brick Masonry Construction (First Edition)

By: John A. Mulligan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York and London, McGraw-Hill Book Co: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039604

Condition: Very Good


Burgundy flexible boards. All page edges red. Spine slightly cocked. First Edition. xi, 526pp., index. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Louisiana's Antebellum Architecure In Text and Sketches

By: John Desmond

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Claitor's Publishing: 1970

Seller ID: 042895

Condition: Fine


Oblong cloth. Private library mark. Illustrated. Some folding illustrations. xiii, 97pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Hampton Style: Houses, Gardens, Artists

Hampton Style: Houses, Gardens, Artists

By: John Esten; Rose Bennett Gilbert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston / Toronto / London, Little, Brown & Company: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062163

ISBN: 0316249890

Condition: Like New


The perfect gift for Hampton regulars or anyone intrigued by the Hampton mystique! Dark blue quarter cloth cover with light blue paper boards. Illustrated end-papers. Frontispiece, photograph. Illustrated with color and black and white photography. Indexed, 231 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Minor edge-wear, else like new. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

English Decoration in the 18th Century

By: John Fowler and John Cornforth

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Barrie & Jenkins: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061427

ISBN: 0214200337

Condition: Very Good


Forest green cloth covers. Pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated. 288pp. Dust Jacket worn at edges, with a few small chips and tears, sunning to it's spine, and it's price being clipped (poorly). It is in very good condition for when it was printed. Books covers and spine have a few light stains and a few spots of rubbing, but are overall clean. Gift inscribed to previous owner within front cover (not from author). Several pages have some light browning, but text body is mostly clean. Text is free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Architect and the British Country House, 1620-1920

By: John Harris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington DC, American Institute of Architects Foundation: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 058763

ISBN: 0913962759

Condition: Near Fine


Dark orange cloth cover with gilt lettering on spine. 263 pp. Indexed. Pictorial dust jacket. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner's ex-libris label on front end-page. Text body is clean and free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Maine Cottages: Fred L. Savage and the Architecture of Mount Desert

Maine Cottages: Fred L. Savage and the Architecture of Mount Desert

By: John M. Bryan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Princeton Architectural Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062226

ISBN: 1568983174

Condition: Like New


Lovely brown cloth boards, decorated and titled in cream. Light green end sheets. Extensively illustrated with beautiful color photographs by Cheek, some B&W. Indexed, 304 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Owner's book plate. Dust jacket has mild edge wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Regency Country House: From the Archives of Country Life (Signed by author)

By: John Martin Robinson

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Aurum Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 060936

ISBN: 1845130537

Condition: Like New


This copy is signed by the author, John Martin Robinson. A fascinating overview of the Regency period and its legacy. Bound in black cloth and titled in gold on spine. Illustrated end-papers. Lavishly illustrated with color and black-and-white photographs. Indexed. 192 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Book and dust jacket both in like new condition. Very nice copy. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Lost Examples of Colonial Architecture: Buildings that Have Disappeared or Been So Altered as to be Denatured (Limited Edition)

By: John Mead Howells; Friske Kimball, Introduction

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, William Helburn, Inc.: 1931

Seller ID: 061008

Condition: Very Good


Limited Edition, one out of 1,100 copies printed. Blue cloth covers. Attractive bookplate. Glossy pages. Frontispiece. Illustrated with B&W photographs. 244 B&W plates. Dust jacket has sunning to the spine, as well as small chips and tears to the upper edge. Light wear to the book's covers and spine. End-paper's slightly browned. Previous owner's name written within front. Text body is in pristine condition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

John Soane (Architectural monographs)

By: John Soane

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London | New York, Academy Editions | St. Martin's Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061499

ISBN: 0312048114

Condition: Near Fine


Glossy, pictorial cover. 123 pp. Top corner bumped. Spine sunned. Owner's book plate and name in ink. Text body is free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for The English House: 1000 Years of Domestic Architecture

The English House: 1000 Years of Domestic Architecture

By: John Steel and Michael Wright

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Antique Collectors Club: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060739

ISBN: 1851495231

Condition: Like New


Beautiful book, illustrated with color photographs on almost every page! Dark blue cloth, titled in gold. Color photographic end sheets and frontispiece. Indexed, 399 pp. Glossy, photographic dust jacket. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Liviing by Design: Ideas for Interiors and Gardens

Liviing by Design: Ideas for Interiors and Gardens

By: John Stefanidis; Susanna Moore

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Rizzoli International Publications, Inc.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061844

ISBN: 0847820416

Condition: Fine


In this work, John Stefanidis offers accessible, adaptable ideas for making a beautiful interior and garden a way of life (from description on dust jacket). Navy blue cloth boards titled in silver on spine. End papers illustrated with collage of photographs. Previous owner's blind-embossing stamp on title page. Illustrated with color photography throughout the text. 213 pp. plus index. Photographic dust jacket. Book is in fine condition, minor edge-wear. Dust jacket is in fine condition, very small tear on one edge. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Works in Architecture of Robert and James Adam

By: John Swarbrick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Alec Tiranti Ltd.: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 059354

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth cover with gilt lettering. Index to illustrations prior to text. 106 pp, with illustrations and diagrams throughout. Pictorial mylar dust jacket, showing image of a parlor, book information on back. Light smudges near bottom edge of front cover. Binding is tight, covers intact. Very light foxing near end-pages. Pencil note on front end-page. Text body is clean and free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Dust jacket somewhat worn around the edges, being bent and with a few minor tears (no letters missing). Dust jacket price clipped on front inside flap. Full refund if not sati... View more info

Selected Monuments of the French Gothic Architecture (The Library of Architectural Documents, Volume III)

By: John V. Van Pelt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Pencil Points Press, Inc.: 1924

Seller ID: 060853

Condition: Very Good


Volume 3 only from "The Library of Architectural Documents." Introductory text is in English. The names of the plates and writing on them is in French. Brown quarter cloth cover with dark beige paper. Illustrated with 100 plates. 215pp. Spine and covers' borders slightly sunned. Covers' edges are rubbed, (spine also has some fraying at it's head/foot). Certain pages have small stains, but the rest of the pages are clean. Previous owner's name written within the front. Text body is free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

D'Espouy, One Hundred Selected Plates from Fragments D'Architecture Antique (The Library of Architectural Documents, Volume II)

By: John V. Van Pelt

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Pencil Points Press, Inc.: 1923

Seller ID: 060854

Condition: Very Good


Volume 2 only from "The Library of Architectural Documents." Introductory text is in English. The rest is in French. Brown quarter cloth cover with dark beige paper. Illustrated with 100 plates. 207pp. Covers and spine (mostly covers) have a some stains as well as places of rubbing. Certain pages have small stains, but the rest of the pages are clean. Text body is free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Architecture Toscane Ou Palaise, Maisons Et Autres Edifices De La Toscane...(The Library of Architectural Documents, Volume I)

By: John V. Van Pelt, Preface and Description of Plates

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Pencil Points Press, Inc.: 1923

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 060851

Condition: Very Good


Volume 1 only from "The Library of Architectural Documents." Introduction, preface, and the description of the plates are in English. The rest is in French. Brown quarter cloth cover with dark beige paper. Illustrated with 110 plates. No pagination. Covers and spine have some stains and places of rubbing. Slight foxing/browning inside, but text is mostly clean. Text body is free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Masterpieces of Spanish Architecture, Romanesque and Allied Styles, One Hundred Plates from Manumentos Arquitectonicos De Esana (The Library of Architectural Documents, Volume IV)

By: John V. Van Pelt; Eugene Clute, Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Pencil Points Press, Inc.: 1925

Seller ID: 060852

Condition: Very Good


Volume 4 only from "The Library of Architectural Documents." Introduction is in English. The rest is in Spanish. Brown quarter cloth cover with dark beige paper. Illustrated with 100 plates. 215pp. Covers have some stains and places of rubbing (the back cover moreso). Certain pages have small stains or slight browning, but the rest of the pages are clean. Text body is free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Karl Friedrich Schinkel 1781-1841: The Drama of Architecture

By: John Zukowsky [Editor]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Art Institute of Chicago: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061747

ISBN: 3803028221

Condition: Near Fine


This book was published in conjunction with the exhibition "Karl Friedrich Schinkel, 1781-1841: The Drama of Architecture", organized by The Art Institute of Chicago and presented October 29, 1994 through January 4, 1995. Bound in light green cloth and titled in black on spine. Illustrated with photographs, designs, and sketches. Indexed, 176 pp. Illustrated dust jacket. Book is in near fine condition with some shelf-wear on front end papers and very light browning around edges of some pages. Dust jacket is in near fine condition with minor edge-wear and price sticker on back. Full ref... View more info

Contemporary Israeli Architecture (Progress Architecture, No. 44)

By: Josef Kiriaty, Editor

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Process Architecture Publishing: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016886

ISBN: 4893310445

Condition: Very Good


Spine a bit sunned. 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

A History of Octagon House (First Edition)

By: Joseph A. Baird, Jr., Compiler

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, National Society of Colonial Dames of America: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032810

Condition: Near Fine


Includes a 2-page pamphlet entitled, Octagon House, published by the same in January, 1978. Stapled paperback. Original wrappers with black lettering and design on front cover. Not paginated (about 20 pages). No writing in the book. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Robie House of Frank Lloyd Wright (Chicago Architecture & Urbanism Series)

By: Joseph Connors

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago and London, The University of Chicago Press: 1985

Edition: second printing

Seller ID: 058227

ISBN: 0226115410

Condition: Very Good +


Nice copy with numerous photographs and drawings. 86pp, including indexes. Covers are cloth-covered boards with silver lettering on the spine. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but covers are stained in spots. Dust jacket is covered in plastic and foxed here and there. Text body is clean and free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Thomas Jefferson's Rotunda Restored, 1973-76: A Pictorial Review With Commentary

By: Joseph Lee Vaughan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, Univ of Virginia Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042410

ISBN: 0813908884

Condition: Very Good +


Publisher's cloth. Illustrated. Attractive book plate. xxi, 170pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Palladian Ideal

By: Joseph Rykwert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Rizzoli International Publications, Inc.: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061749

ISBN: 0847821587

Condition: Fine


Bound in dark brown cloth. Blind-stamped with title on front board. Titled in gold on spine. Dark orange end papers. Previous owner's bookplate. Photographic title spread. Illustrated with photographs and architectural drawings throughout. 228 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Book and dust jacket both in fine condition. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Justus Dahinden: New Trends in Church Architecture

By: Justus Dahinden

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Universe Books: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 017051

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.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Architecture of Jefferson Country: Charlottesville and Albemarle County, Virginia (Inscribed by Author)

By: K. Edward Lay

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Charlottesville / London, University Press of Virginia: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by author

Seller ID: 061761

ISBN: 0813918855

Condition: Fine


Inscribed by K. Edward Lay. Two-toned cloth cover, red and blue. Titled in gold on spine. Previous owner's bookplate. Illustrated throughout with photographs (black and white and color) and architectural drawings. Indexed, 362 pp. Pictorial dust jacket with mylar cover. Book and dust jacket both in fine condition with minor shelf-wear. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Michael Graves: Buildings and Projects 1990-1994 (First Edition)

By: Karen Nichols [Editor]; Lisa Burke [Editor]; Patrick Burke [Editor]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Rizzoli International Publications, Inc.: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060180

ISBN: 0847819019

Condition: Near Fine


Presented in this monograph are seventy-one of Graves's built and unbuilt projects of the past five years, generously illustrated with photographs and plans, as well as Graves's evocative sketches and colored facade drawings (from description on dust jacket). Bound in blue cloth with gold lettering. Contains signature and book plate of previous owner. Filled with photographs and plans from Graves's projects. 303 pp. Pictorial dust jacket designed by Patrick Burke. Book in near fine condition. Dust jacket in fine condition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Image for Gothic Style: Architecture and Interiors from the Eighteenth Century to the Present

Gothic Style: Architecture and Interiors from the Eighteenth Century to the Present

By: Kathleen Mahoney

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Harry N. Abrams, Inc.: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062200

ISBN: 0810933810

Condition: Fine


Lovely green cloth boards, decorated and titled in gold. Illustrated end sheets, engraving of King Edward's Hall by Thomas Robins. Color frontispiece. 289 illustrations, including 258 plates in full color. 264 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Book and dust jacket in FINE condition. Owner's blind-stamp. Dust jacket lightly scuffed. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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One Thousand Buildings of Paris

By: Kathy Borrus

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Black Dog & Leventhal: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061528

ISBN: 1579123163

Condition: Like New


This monumental volume, featuring the full range of Paris architecture, from the majestic cathedral of Notre Dame to the playfully futuristic Pompidou Center, provides a view of Paris like no other (from description on dust jacket). Illustrated glossy binding. Previous owner's bookplate. Black and white photographs throughout. Indexed, 575 pp. Illustrated dust jacket matching binding illustration. One corner of book lightly bumped and some minor edge-wear on jacket, else like new. Nice copy. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Houses of Martha's Vineyard

By: Keith Moskow

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, NY, The Monacelli Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by author

Seller ID: 062160

ISBN: 1580931537

Condition: Fine


Inscribed by author. Blue cloth boards blind-stamped on front and titled in silver on spine. Previous owner's bookplate. Pictorial title spread. Illustrated throughout with color photographs, architectural plans, and project descriptions document. 223 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Book and dust jacket both in fine condition. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Architecture & Structure 18 Buildings (First Edition)

By: Kenneth A. Schwartz Assitant Professor University of Virginia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011396

Condition: Very Good +


This collection consists of eighteen analysis projects which were produced by students in Applied Structures in an architecture class in the fall of 1984 at the University of Virginia. Spiral bound paperback. Not paginated. Illustrated. Previous owner's name written inside front cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Civilisation: A Personal View

By: Kenneth Clark

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1999

Edition: First Folio Society Edition

Seller ID: 060247

Condition: Like New


"This book is made up of the scripts of a series of television programmes given in the spring of 1969" (from the foreword). Bound in blue cloth with a design in red, silver, and gold by David Eccles. Pale brown end papers illustrated with a photograph in brown. Contains illustrations throughout that reproduce illuminated manuscripts, paintings, prints, drawings, and photographs of buildings and sculpture. Indexed. 276 pp. Blue slip case with part of the binding design repeated in gold. Book and slip case both in like new condition. Very nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

America's Castle: The Evolution of the Smithsonian Building and Its Institution, 1840-1878 (First Edition)

By: Kenneth Hafertepe

Price: $20.00

Publisher: City of Washington, Smithsonian Institution Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042859

ISBN: 0874745004

Condition: Very Good +


Traces the early history of the Smithsonian Institution and discusses the design, construction, and architecture of the Smithsonian's building. First Edition. Publisher's cloth. Illustrated. Text-block fore-edge toning. xxiii, 180pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Weathervanes

By: Kenneth Lynch

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Canterbury, CT, Canterbury Publishing: 1971

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 016665

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. Binding tight.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Year Book of the Architectural League of New York and Catalogue of the Forty-Fourth Annual Exhibition (1929) First Edition

By: Kenneth M. Muchison, President

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Kalkhoff Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022801

Condition: Very Good


Paperback with publisher's reinforced spine, previous owner's name written on ffep, illustrated, no other writing in the book, 344pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The American Townhouse

By: Kevin D. Murphy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Harry N. Abrams, Inc.: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061836

ISBN: 1435109945

Condition: Like New


An important book for townhouse dwellers and a captivating read for anyone interested in the history of how we live in America (from description on dust jacket). Dark red paper boards titled in light red on front and white on spine. Decorated end papers. Illustrated throughout with photographs and engravings. Indexed, 240 pp. Photographic dust jacket. Book and dust jacket both in like new condition. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Contmporary Mexican Design and Architecture

By: Khristaan Villela

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Layton, UT, Gibbs Smith: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016540

ISBN: 082552020880

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

Working Places: The Adaptive Use of Industrial Buildings: A Handbook sponsored by the Society for Industrial Archeology (First Edition)

By: Kidney, Walter C

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA, Ober Park Associates: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032427

ISBN: 0916668126

Condition: Near Fine


A definitive study of profit and non-profit developer re-use of old industrial buildings. Contains case studies, photographs, plans and costs. Black cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Illustrated. xii, 171pp., index. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info