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One Hundred Houses for One Hundred European Architects of the Twentieth Century

By: Postiglione, Gennaro

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Taschen: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016897

ISBN: 3822863122

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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100 Houses for 100 Architects (Special Edition)

By: Postiglione, Gennaro [Editor]; Acerboni, Francesca [Contributor]; Canziani, Andrea [Contributor]; Comino, Lorenza [Contributor]; Zanlungo, Claudia [Contributor];

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Taschen: 2008

Edition: 25th

Seller ID: 016622

ISBN: 3822837865

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

By: Raymond M. Hood, President

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Architectural League of New York: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025552

Condition: Very Good +


Paperback, stiff gray boards with cloth reinforced spine, black lettering and gold seal on front cover, previous owner's signature on front free end-paper, frontispiece, illustrated, not paginated, no writing in the book, a very good condition copy overall, 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-Sixth Annual Exhibition (First Edition)

By: Raymond M. Hood, President

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Architectural League of New York: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025553

Condition: Very Good


Gray cloth with paper-covered boards, black lettering and gold seal on front cover, previous owner's stamp on front free end-paper (reads 'H. S. Ferris Collection'), frontispiece, illustrated, not paginated, no writing in the book, a very good condition copy overall, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Paris qui Reste Vieux Hotels Vieilles Demeures (2 volumes)

By: Rene Colas

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie D'Art: 1914

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 041199

Condition: Very Good


Quarter leather with marbled boards. Raised spine bands. Exterior hinges rubbed. Top edges gilt. Two volumes: Volume 1 is dates 194; volumes 2 is 1924. Limited Edition number 811 of 1010 copies. xiii, 122; 114pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Church Architecture of Robert Mills

By: Rhodri Windsor Liscombe

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Easley, SC, Southern Historical Press, Inc.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061831

Condition: Fine


Bound in light blue cloth with dark blue slips on front cover and spine titled in silver. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs and architectural plans. Irregular pagination. No dust jacket as issued. In fine condition with very minor edge-wear on binding. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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New Classicists: Robert Adam and the Search for a Modern Classicism (First Edition)

By: Richard John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Australia, Images Publishing Dist Ac: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042868

ISBN: 1920744541

Condition: Like New


First Edition. Publisher's cloth. Illustrated. 259pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.Robert Adam Architects has an international reputation for classical and traditional architecture and design informed by the latest technology. The firm has offices in the UK with work throughout Britain, the USA, continental Europe, and Asia. Their portfolio of award-winning projects covers a range of commercial and institutional developments, master planning, historic buildings, and country houses within the UK and abroad. A variety of classical styles abound in the firm's spectacular residential w... View more info

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Richard Meier, Architect, Vol. 1: 1964-1984

By: Richard Meier; Joseph Rykwert [Introduction]

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016413

ISBN: 0847804976

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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The Complete Architecture of Adler & Sullivan

By: Richard Nickel and Aaron Siskind ; John Vinci and Ward Miller (Contributors)

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Chicago, Richard Nickel Committee: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062013

Condition: Fine


Begun as a project of a graduate-student photography class, this is a wonderful collection of the works of Dankmar Adler and Louis Sullivan. Lovely dark gray cloth boards, titled in silver. Dark blue end sheets. Extensively illustrated with color and black-and-white photographs. 461 pp., including Bibliography, Photo Credits, and Index. Photographic dust jacket. Owner's book plate. Spine slightly cocked. Dust jacket lightly scuffed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Georgian House and Its details

By: Richard Reid

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Bishopsgate Press Ltd: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062275

ISBN: 0900873930

Condition: Near Fine


Lovely blue boards, titled in gold on spine. Illustrated with many B&W photographs, a few color, plans, sections, elevations, and detail drawings covering the smaller Georgian House. Indexed, 190 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Spine very slightly cocked. Owner's blind-stamp and name in ink. Dust jacket has light edge wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Alexander Jackson Davis (First Edition)

By: Rizzoli

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031832

ISBN: 0847814858

Condition: Like New


The author was one of the most influential and innovative figures in 19th century American Architecture. This is as new. Color illustrations. 192pp., index. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Robert A. M. Stern Buildings and Projects 1981-1985

By: Robert A. M. Stern; Luis F. Rueda [Editor]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061063

ISBN: 0847807002

Condition: Near Fine


Dark green cloth boards, titled in gold on spine. Black-and-white frontispiece photo of Stern. Extensively illustrated with photographs and drawings. 303 pp. Glossy pictorial dust jacket. Owner's name in ink on pastedown and blind-stamp on title page. Dust jacket shows mild edge wear and indented scratch on back. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

New York 1960: Architecture and Urbanism Between the Second World War and the Bicentennial

By: Robert A. M. Stern; Thomas Mellins; David Fishman

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Evergreen: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 062320

ISBN: 3822877417

Condition: Fine


This book allows the city to tell its own complex story rather than impose a contemporary perspective (from description on dust jacket). Black paper boards titled in red and white on front and spine. Illustrated with black and white photographs throughout. 1,374 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Book is in fine condition with light shelf-wear to binding. Dust jacket is in very good+ condition with shelf-wear and a few small tears around edges. 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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Robert A. M. Stern Buildings & Projects 2004-2009

By: Robert A.M Stern ; Peter Morris Dixon [Editor]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Monacelli Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061073

ISBN: 1580932347

Condition: Fine


With a conversation between Paul Goldberger and Robert A. M. Stern. Black cloth boards with title blind-stamped on front. Titled in silver on spine. Pale yellow end sheets. Color frontispiece. Extensively illustrated with color photographs. 624 pp. Pictorial dust jacket lightly scuffed. Owner's book plate. Bottom corners slightly bumped. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is slightly cocked. 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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Robert A. M. Stern Buildings

By: Robert A.M. Stern

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, NY, The Monacelli Press, Inc.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062138

ISBN: 1885254415

Condition: Near Fine


This is the first monograph to focus solely on more than fifteen years of the firm's non-residential work (from description on dust jacket). Black cloth boards blind-stamped with title on front and titled in black on spine. Previous owner's bookplate. Previous owner's blind-embossing stamp. Illustrated with photography throughout. 496 pp. Decorated dust jacket. Book is in near fine condition, light edge-wear and some corners slightly bumped. Dust jacket is in near fine condition, minor wear to edges, front, and back. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Ful... View more info

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Robert A. M. Stern Houses

By: Robert A.M. Stern

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, The Monacelli Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062196

ISBN: 1885254687

Condition: Fine


Pale yellow cloth boards with title blind-stamped on front and spine. Yellow end sheets. Two-page photograph of Spruce Lodge before title page. Beautifully illustrated with color photographs on almost every page, some B&W. 608 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Book and dust jacket in FINE condition. Cover lightly scuffed in spots and front cover barely bowed. Mild edge wear. Owner's blind-stamp. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Robert A. M. Stern Buildings and Projects, 1987-1992

By: Robert A.M. Stern ; Vincent Scully (introduction) ; Elizabeth Kraft (editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1992

Seller ID: 061066

ISBN: 0847816184

Condition: Near Fine


Dark blue cloth boards, titled in gold on spine. Stern's signature blind-stamped on cover. Blue end sheets. Two-page black-and-white photograph before half-title page. Extensively illustrated with photographs and drawings. 368 pp. Glossy pictorial dust jacket. Owner's name in ink on pastedown and blind-stamp on title page. Dust jacket shows mild edge wear and small (1/8") indentations on back. 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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Robert A. M. Stern: Buildings and Towns

By: Robert A.M. Stern; Vincent Scully [Introduction]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, NY, The Monacelli Press, Inc.: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062139

ISBN: 1580931928

Condition: Fine


Black cloth boards blind-stamped with title on front and titled in silver on spine. Dark blue end papers. Illustrated with photography throughout. 548 pp. Decorated dust jacket. Book is in fine condition, minor shelf-wear on front board and bottom edges and inscription inside front cover, in ink. Dust jacket is in near fine condition, normal shelf-wear in some spots and around edges. 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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Robert A. M. Stern: Houses and Gardens

By: Robert A.M. Stern; Witold Rybczynski [Introduction]

Price: $35.00

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062140

ISBN: 1580931669

Condition: Fine


Dark green cloth boards blind-stamped with title on front and spine. Light green end papers. Previous owner's bookplate. Illustrated with color photography throughout. 632 pp. Decorated dust jacket. Book and dust jacket both in fine condition, minimal shelf-wear. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Work of Frank Lloyd Wright from 1893 to 1900

By: Robert C. Spencer, Jr.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Forest Park, IL, Prairie School Press: 1970

Edition: Reprint edition

Seller ID: 017269

Condition: Very Good


Tan stapled pamphlet. Numerous black and white text illustrations, 4 full-page plates, 3 folding plates, 61-72 pp., circa 1970. Covers a bit faded. Scarce item. The first critical review of FLW's work written during his seven years of independent practice. 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

Frank Lloyd Wright: Designs for an American Landscape, 1922-1932 (New)

By: Robert L. Sweeney; Anne W. Spirn; C. Ford Peatross; David G. De Long

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams: 1996

Seller ID: 036792

ISBN: 0810926644

Condition: New


Five of Frank Lloyd Wright's archetectural prototypes are examined in this beautiful volume. These works proposed an unprecedented integration of building and landscape, and although never built, were crucial to the development of Wright's later designs. They showed that Wright was not only a great architect but also a master in the art of landscaping. 179 illustrations, 79 in full color. New copy. Illustrated. Illustrated cover. 207pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

High Gothic Structure: A Technological Reinterpretation (Signed First Edition)

By: Robert Mark

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, The Art Museum Princeton University: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021856

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, spine sunned (heavily on rear cover), author's signature on half-title page, 39pp., no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Ruins of Ancient Rome: The Drawings of French Architects Who Won the Prix de Rome 1786-1924 (In slipcase)

By: Roberto Cassanelli, Massimiliano David, Emidio de Albentiis, Annie Jacques ; Massimiliano David [Editor] ; Filippo Coarelli [Introduction] ; Thomas M. Hartmann [Translator]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, The J. Paul Getty Museum: 2002

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 062014

Condition: Fine


Single volume in slip case. Lovely dark blue boards titled in gold. Illustrated end sheets. Color frontispiece. Extensively illustrated with color and monochrome drawings including diagrams, cross sections, and perspective views. 223 pp., including Appendixes, Bibliography, and Index. Slip case is paper over dark blue cloth, with illustration on front and titled in gold. Book in fine condition with owner's book plate inside front cover. Slip case in fine condition, lightly scuffed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Andrea Palladio (First Edition)

By: Roberto Pane

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Torino, Einaudi: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060155

Condition: Near Fine


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Andrea Palladio

By: Roberto Pane; Giulio Einaudi [editor]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Turin, Giulio Einaudi: 1961

Seller ID: 061815

Condition: Near Fine


In Italian. "Cookies and cream" cloth cover with neat, white architectural layout painted in top corner. White lettering on black cloth plate on spine. White glossy dust jacket with image of rotunda on front. Black end-pages. 414 pp, including a timeline of the architect's life and indeces of names, works, and illustrations. Light wear to edges of dust jacket, and light chipping at head and tail dust jacket spine. The book itself is in near fine condition. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Plantation Homes of the James River (First Edition)

By: Roberts, Bruce

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill and London, University of North Carolina Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042869

ISBN: 0807818798

Condition: Like New


First Edition. Publisher's cloth. Illustrated. Textured end papers. 116pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.Bruce Roberts takes us on a photographic tour of fourteen of the famous colonial Virginia plantation houses nestled along the shores of the Lower James River from Richmond east to Jamestown and Williamsburg. Now carefully restored, often with the original furnishings, these houses are glorious monuments to a bygone era.If you have never visited the James River plantations, this book will inspire you to plan a trip there. If you have, you will find this book a wonderful memento o... View more info

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Across Two Centuries

By: Robin Spencer Lattimore

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Rutherfordton, NC, Hilltop Publications: c. 2003

Seller ID: 016242

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

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The Regency Country House: From the Archives of Country Life

By: Robinson, John Martin

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Aurum Press: 2009

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016403

ISBN: 1845130537

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

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Great Houses of New England

By: Roderic H. Blackburn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Rizzoli International Publications, Inc.: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061787

ISBN: 0789327198

Condition: Fine


Bound in dark green cloth and titled in white on spine. Illustrated end papers. Previous owner's bookplate. Exquisite color photography of architecture throughout the text. Indexed, 272 pp. Photographic dust jacket. Book in fine condition, minor edge-wear on binding. Dust jacket in fine condition. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Architecture & Decoration Des Epoques Louis XIV, Louis XV & Louis XVI Au Palais de Fontainebleau Dessinees Gravees et Accompagnees D'Un Texte Historique & Discriptif (French) Third Volume

By: Rodolphe Pfnor; Ch. Claesen, Editor

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Paris, Libraire Spéciale Des Arts Industriels Et Decoratifs: 1885

Seller ID: 059238

Condition: Very Good +


Architecture and decoration at the Palace of Fontainebleau (from the era of Louis XIV, Louis XV, & Louis XVI). Serious drawings, accompanied by a Historical text and description. Third Volume. Written in French. Professionally rebound. Burgundy quarter leather cover with red cloth. 20 pages of historical notes on Louis XIV, XV, and XVI, along with 73 black and white plates, and 5 color ones. Covers and spine are in fine condition. Only a few negligible wear marks here and there. There is foxing throughout the book, although the pictures are quite clear. Text body is free from underlining or no... View more info

Architecture, Men ,Women and Money

By: Roger T. Kennedy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Random House: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 059569

ISBN: 0394535790

Condition: Like New


The development of American architecture is traced in this richly illustrated and researched book from 1600-1860; how economics influenced different eras and design. Pictorial cover. 526 pp, inc. notes and index. Mylar cover. In like new condition. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Gothic Architecture Sculpture Painting

By: Rolf Toman, Editor

Price: $18.00

Publisher: China, F. H. Ullmann: 2007

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 016520

ISBN: 383315148X

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

Baroque Architecture Sculpture Painting

By: Rolf Toman, Editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: China, H F Ullmann: 2007

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 016521

ISBN: 3833151385

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

French America: French Architecture from Colonization to the Birth of a Nation

By: Ron Katz

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, French Heritage Society: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 058721

Condition: Like New


Color photographs throughout. Gray cloth cover with black lettering. Burgundy end-pages. 223 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. In like new condition. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Designing church buildings for Southern Baptist churches

By: Rowland E. Crowder

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Convention Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034390

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. A little underlining. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. 64pp. Quite scarce. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Architecture of Charles A. Platt

By: Royal Cortissoz [Introduction]; Charles D. Warren [Introduction]; Robert A. M. Stern [Foreword];

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Acanthus Press: 1998

Edition: First Acanthus Edition

Seller ID: 061985

Condition: Near Fine


A reprint of the rare 1913 monograph. This is an illustrated record of Platt's achievements and is both a guide to the buildings and gardens he designed and a reminder of the scope and quality of his work. Dark brown cloth boards titled in gold. Black-and-white photographs and drawings. ix, 183 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. This is Volume 8 of Acanthus Press Reprint Series, The 20th Century: Landmarks in Design. Spine slightly cocked. Owner's book plate. Dust jacket very lightly scuffed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Monograph Series Recording the Architecture of the American Colonies and the Early Republic: Volumes XIII and XIV (First Edition)

By: Russell F. Whitehead, Editor

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Russell F. Whitehead: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028746

Condition: Very Good


Forest green cloth with gold lettering. Limited edition. 192 plate illustrations and 42 pages of measured drawings. Textured end papers. Head of spine a bit worn with a few small tears. viii, 288pp. A solid, clean copy of a scarce book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Creating a New Old House: Yesterday's Character for Today's Home

By: Russell Versaci

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Newtown, CT, Taunton Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062099

ISBN: 1561586153

Condition: Near Fine


Dark green quarter cloth cover with light blue paper boards. Red end papers. Previous owner's bookplate. Illustrated with color photography throughout. 218 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Book is in near fine condition with minor edge-wear on bottom. Dust jacket is in fine condition with minor shelf-wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Roots of Home: Our Journey to a New Old House

By: Russell Versaci

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Newtown, CT, The Taunton Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062167

Condition: Fine


Quarter red cloth on gray paper boards, titled in gold on spine. Blue-gray end sheets. Extensively illustrated with beautiful color photographs by Kvalsvik, including frontispiece. 266 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Book FINE condition with owner's book plate, and 1/8" indentation on edge, and a few small worn spots on bottom edge. Dust jacket FINE condition with 1/8" closed tear on top of spine, and couple 1/16" indentations on spine. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Southern Comfort: The Garden District of New Orleans, Revised and Updated Edition (Flora Levy Humanities Series)

By: S. Frederick Starr

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Princeton Architectural Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061236

ISBN: 1568981473

Condition: Like New


Part of The Flora Levy Humanities Series. The Garden District epitomizes the beauty and mystery of New Orleans. This historic area's stately residences and gardens are known worldwide for their graciousness and ease (from description on front flap of dust jacket). Illustrated paper boards. Previous owner's bookplate. Illustrated with photographs and designs throughout. Indexed, 265 pp. Illustrated dust jacket. Book and dust jacket both in like new condition. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Quest for Grandeur: Charles Moore and the Federal Triangle

By: Sally Kress Tompkins

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington and London, Smithsonian Institution Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060894

ISBN: 156098161X

Condition: Like New


Photographs by Jack E. Boucher of The Historic American Buildings Survey. Black cloth boards, titled in gold on spine. Extensively illustrated with black-and-white photographs. xxi, 159 pp, indexed. Glossy photographic dust jacket. Owner's book plate, else like new. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Follies and Fantasies: Germany and Austria

By: Sally Sample Aall

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N Abrams Inc: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060775

ISBN: 0810933233

Condition: Like New


Turn the page and enter a world where forms of folly and fantasy reigned supreme- as they still do! Bound in light purple cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Ex libris inside front cover. Illustrated with beautiful photographs throughout the text. Indexed. 128 pp. Pictorial dust jacket. Book and dust jacket both in like new condition. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Thomas Elfe Cabinetmaker

By: Samuel A. Humphrey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Wyrick & Company: 1995

Seller ID: 061276

ISBN: 0941711153

Condition: Like New


Glossy, pictorial cover. Extensively illustrated with color & B&W photographs and drawings. xi, 116 pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Tudor Homes of England with Some Examples from Later Periods

By: Samuel Chamberlain

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York City, Architectural Book Publishing Company Inc.: 1929

Seller ID: 062272

Condition: Very Good


Dark maroon cloth covers with gilt lettering. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Illustrated with sketches in pen, pencil, and drypoint, as well as photographs and measured drawings. 246pp. Some stains and a few spots of rubbing to the cover/spine, as well as fraying to the head and foot of the spine. Sunning to the spine and back cover's border nearest to the spine. Mild age-toning to some of the pages, and very light sunning to the borders of many pages. Frontispiece and another plate are starting to detach, but still holding. Text body is free from underlining, highlighting, or notes. Full ref... View more info

Domestic Architecture in Rural France (First Issue)

By: Samuel Champerlain

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York City, The Architectural Book Publishing Company / Paul Wenzel and Maurice Krakow: 1928

Edition: First Issue.

Seller ID: 060813

Condition: Very Good


First Issue. Sketches in lithograph, drypoint, pencil and wash, of small chateaux, farms, town houses, cottages, manoirs, windmills, gates, doorways, details, etc. from Burgundy, Auvergne, Provence, Normandy, Brittany, and the Touraine. (From the title page). Brown cloth covers. Rebound. Illustrated title page. 7-page introduction. 55 illustrated plates (some with multiple illustrations on them). Covers and spine have some small stains in spots, as well as light shelf wear to them. Two of the plates are detached. Others are loosening, but still holding. Slight browning to the pages. Text body ... View more info

St Paul's: The Story of the Cathedral

By: Saunders, Ann

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Collins & Brown: 2001

Seller ID: 042271

ISBN: 1855858967

Condition: Like New


Set in the heart of London, St Paul's Cathedral is a building of immense dignity. Imposing in its scale and its baroque splendor, and with a powerful spiritual presence, it is a masterpiece of architecture. In this superbly illustrated volume, the work of architect Sir Christopher Wren and his team of builders and craftsmen is charted in fascinating detail, as are the contributions of later artists and restorers. 200 color photos capture the character and the beauty of the cathedral its architecture, the exquisite detail of its decoration, and its opulent accumulation of artwork and monuments.... View more info

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Spanish Splendor

By: Schezen, Roberto

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1992

Seller ID: 041320

ISBN: 0847814971

Condition: Like New


A landmark volume on Spain's resplendent architecture. Brown blindstamped cloth. Illustrated. 420pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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John Soane and the Bank of England

By: Schumann-Bacia, Eva

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Princeton Architectural Press: 1991

Seller ID: 042259

ISBN: 1878271318

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Sir John Soane is justly celebrated as the greatest neoclassical architect, and the Bank of England is considered his most important commission. Surprisingly, this tremendous project has never before been the subject of an in-depth study. In John Soane and the Bank of England, Eva Schumann-Bacia unravels the complexities of an undertaking that occupied nearly 50 years of Soane's life and illustrates the evolution of his architectural style as well as his genius in accommodating a changing site and program.The Bank of England was not only monumental in terms of scale--it covered three acres--bu... View more info

Irish Architectural and Decorative Studies (14 volumes)

By: Sean O-Reily, Editor

Price: $375.00

Publisher: Ireland, Irish Georgian Society: Various

Seller ID: 036731

Condition: Near Fine


Collection consist of 14 volumes: Volumes 1-4, 6-14, index volume (I - X). Near fine condition. Pictorial covers. Paperback. Illustrated. Most volumes around 200pp. Nice clean copies. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Chateaux of the Val de Loire

By: Seydoux, Philippe

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Vendome Press: 1992

Seller ID: 042249

ISBN: 0865651345

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Navy cloth. Illustrated. 174 color illustrations. 231pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info