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1 Andersson, Magnus Stockholm's Annual Rings: A Glimpse into the Development of the City
Stockholmia forlag, 1998, 9170310769 / 9789170310768 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 256 pages. Many color photos. Pictorial boards. 112906 
Price: 35.00 USD
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City Planning :  Arco Colour  Urban Architecture (Arco Colour Collection), Asensio Cerver, Francisco
2 Asensio Cerver, Francisco City Planning : Arco Colour Urban Architecture (Arco Colour Collection)
Barcelona, Spain, Arco Editorial, S.A., 8481850217 / 9788481850215 Oversize Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding, covers show light wear, text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. Many color photos and architectural b&w diagrams. 159 pages. Contens include Cinque piasse a Givellina, Piccolo giardino a Gibellina, Zurich - Irchel university western park, Viviendas M-30, Flisvos Square, Cimeiero di San Michele, A park in Fujisawa, Paseo maritimo de Santa Cruz de Oleiros, Sistemazione dell-area dell-ex Mulino Andrisani, Ronda de Dalt, Parc Georges Pompidou, Paseo maritimo de Badalona. Text is in English. 106921 
Price: 65.95 USD
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P'rend : beeld van een Groeistad, Bas Vroege; Maartje van den Heuvel;
3 Bas Vroege; Maartje van den Heuvel; P'rend : beeld van een Groeistad
Netherlands, Paradox Press, 2000, 9080265551 / 9789080265554 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 80 pages. "Withdrawn" stamp, but no other library markings. Text in Dutch and English. This book is based on about a hundred in-depth interviews with residents of five Dutch suburbs developed in the 1990's, all in the western Netherlands. Many color photos. 119945 
Price: 65.00 USD
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4 Benenso, Itzhak; Torrens, Paul Geosimulation: Automata-Based Modeling of Urban Phenomena
England, John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2004, 0470843497 / 9780470843499 Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 287 pages. 117285 
Price: 65.00 USD
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5 Blijstra, R. Town-planning in the Netherlands Since 1900
Amsterdam, P.N.van Kampen & Zoon Nv, Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed. Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean. 74 pages of text, about 50 pages of b&w photos, maps, charts, drawings. Re-bound by library with nearly new covers; quite nice. Undated, but appears to be mid 60's publication. 106649 
Price: 12.13 USD
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6 Burke, Padraic A History of the Port of Seattle
Seattle, WA, Port of Seattle, 1976, Hard Cover Fine Very Good Northwest 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owners' names written on dust jacket with edge wear and small tear. Full blue cloth boards. 134 pages. 8 3/8"w x10 3/4"h. Black and white photographs. 140196 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Buses, Trolleys & Trams, Dunbar, Chas. S.
7 Dunbar, Chas. S. Buses, Trolleys & Trams
Hamlyn, 1969, Oversize Hardback Fine Near Fine 
Impressively clean book in red cloth covers with black sillouette embossed trolly driver depicted on cover. Photo mural endpapers in front of turn-of-century inner city street packed with busses and trollys. Book in in excellent condition in every respect: flawless boards with sharp corners, no edgewear of any kind, 141 pages packed with large b&w & color photos, page block is in excellent condition, no flaws and is clean of marking of any kind. Contents includes: The horse supreme, Mechanical marvels(steam trams, European light railways, compressed-air cars, cable traction etc.) The roaring twenties, The troubled thirties, Fighting for life... etc. Dust jacket has the tiniest of edge wear and shelf scuffing, no tears and is wrapped in protective jacket. In business for 20 years, we provide excellent customer service and ship in appropriate packing material to insure you purchase arrives undamaged. 133116 
Price: 16.95 USD
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Alphabetical City: Pamphlet Architecture # 5, Holl, Stephen
8 Holl, Stephen Alphabetical City: Pamphlet Architecture # 5
New York, New York, U.S.A., Princeton Architectural Press, 1980, 0910413169 / 9780910413169 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Re-bound by library into bright green patterned buckram cloth. 72 pages. 7 1/8"w x 8 5/8"h. Many illustrations. A catalogue of recurring letter-like buildings ("U", "E", "L", and "I") in urban gridiron plans. 129935 
Price: 14.95 USD
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9 Huxhold, William E. An Introduction to Urban Geographic Information Systems (Spatial Information Systems)
N Y, Oxford University Press, 1991, 0195065344 / 9780195065343 Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket Urban Design 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 337 pages. Full green cloth boards. 139538 
Price: 14.95 USD
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The Death and Life of Great American Cities, Jacobs, Jane
10 Jacobs, Jane The Death and Life of Great American Cities
N Y, Vintage, 1992, 067974195X / 9780679741954 Trade Paperback Very Good Urban Design 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 458 pages. 139286 
Price: 9.50 USD
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The Economy of Cities, Jacobs, Jane
11 Jacobs, Jane The Economy of Cities
N Y, Random House, 1969, First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 268 pages. A couple of pencil erasures. Teal blue cloth covers show blemish from removed stickers. Edges sharp and clean; wear to bottom of spine. Stated first printing. By the author of The Death and Life of Great American Cities, a classic of urban planning. 135271 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Future Forms and Design For Sustainable Cities, Jenks, Mike; Dempsey, Nicola
12 Jenks, Mike; Dempsey, Nicola Future Forms and Design For Sustainable Cities
Architectural Press, 2005, 075066309X / 9780750663090 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 444 pages. 117905 
Price: 41.00 USD
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Interpretations of Nature : Contemporary Canadian Architecture, Landscape and Urbanism, Kapelos, George T.
13 Kapelos, George T. Interpretations of Nature : Contemporary Canadian Architecture, Landscape and Urbanism
Kleinberg, ON, Canada, McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 1994, 0777830892 / 9780777830895 Oversize Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 152 pages. Many illustrations. Crease on spine and edge wear to cover. 123712 
Price: 30.00 USD
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14 Kirschner, Don S. City and Country: Rural Responses to Urbanization in the 1920s
Westport, CT, Greenwood Pub Group, 1970, 0837123453 / 9780837123455 Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 279 pages. 111707 
Price: 16.95 USD
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15 Larson, Douglas; Kelly, Peter E.; Matthes, Uta; Lundholm, Jeremy; Gerrath, John The Urban Cliff Revolution: New Findings on the Origins and Evolution of Hunam Habitats
Brighton, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Fitzhenry & Whiteside Ltd, 2004, 1550418483 / 9781550418484 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 198 pages. Slight edge wear. 117092 
Price: 14.95 USD
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16 Lynch, Kevin A Theory of Good City Form
Cumberland, Rhode Island, U.S.A., MIT Press, 1981, 0262120852 / 9780262120852 Trade Paperback Very Good Good 
Dust jacket has several tears. 091989 
Price: 69.00 USD
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Farmax (MVRDV), Maas, Winy; Van Rijs, Jacob; Koek, Richard (Editors)
17 Maas, Winy; Van Rijs, Jacob; Koek, Richard (Editors) Farmax (MVRDV)
Rotterdam, Netherland, 010 Publishers, 2013, 906450587X / 9789064505874 Trade Paperback Very Good Urban Design 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 736 pages. 5 3/4"w x 8 1/4"h. "Density: the amount of available space per person. Floor Area Ratio (FAR): the ratio of the total floor space of a built area to the total size of is lot. FARMAX essentially means compressing a population vertically and horizontally so as to give that population more space." 139622 
Price: 195.00 USD
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The Housing Bomb: Why Our Addiction to Houses Is Destroying the Environment and Threatening Our Society, Peterson, M. Nils; Peterson, Tarla; Liu, Jianguo
18 Peterson, M. Nils; Peterson, Tarla; Liu, Jianguo The Housing Bomb: Why Our Addiction to Houses Is Destroying the Environment and Threatening Our Society
Baltimore, Maryland, Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013, 1421410656 / 9781421410654 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 212 pages. 138887 
Price: 9.50 USD
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19 Register, Richard Ecocities: Building Cities in Balance With Nature
Berkeley, CA, Berkeley Hills Books, 2002, 1893163377 / 9781893163379 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 290 pages. 134902 
Price: 14.95 USD
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The Port of Seattle, Washington (Port Series No. 36), The Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors and the Maritime Administration
20 The Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors and the Maritime Administration The Port of Seattle, Washington (Port Series No. 36)
Washington, D. C., United State Government Printing Office, 1953, Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Re-bound by library in buckram cloth boards. 219 pages. Three fold-out maps. Wear and stains on title page and contents page, otherwise clean and unmarked. This report is a revision of Port Series No. 7, which was published in 1938. This report assembles information about Seattle's port, harbor, channels, anchorages, bridges, piers, wharves, docks, warehouses, and railroads. B&w photos, charts, lists, maps. 135463 
Price: 75.00 USD
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The Housing Bomb: Why Our Addiction to Houses Is Destroying the Environment and Threatening Our Society

The Port of Seattle, Washington (Port Series No. 36), The Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors and the Maritime Administration
The Port of Seattle, Washington (Port Series No. 36)

The Economy of Cities, Jacobs, Jane
The Economy of Cities

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Buses, Trolleys & Trams

Alphabetical City: Pamphlet Architecture # 5, Holl, Stephen
Alphabetical City: Pamphlet Architecture # 5

Interpretations of Nature : Contemporary Canadian Architecture, Landscape and Urbanism, Kapelos, George T.
Interpretations of Nature : Contemporary Canadian Architecture, Landscape and Urbanism

Houses for All: The Struggle for Social Housing in Vancouver, 1919-1950, Wade, Jill
Houses for All: The Struggle for Social Housing in Vancouver, 1919-1950

P'rend : beeld van een Groeistad, Bas Vroege; Maartje van den Heuvel;
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