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Wood-Framed Shear Wall Construction; An Illustrated Guide

By: Thor Matteson, Structural Engineer

Price: $46.95

Publisher: International Code Council: 2004

Seller ID: 140424

ISBN: 1580011136

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Many b&w photos, 123 pages. View more info

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Rafael Moneo: Audrey Jones Beck Building The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

By: Thorne, Martha; Aker, Joe C.; Zvonkovic, Gary

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Germany, Axel Menges: 2000

Seller ID: 124357

ISBN: 3930698366

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 60 pages. Many photos. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. View more info

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Structure of Eduardo Torroja: An Autobiography of Engineering Accomplishment, The

By: Torroja, Eduardo

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N Y, F.W. Dodge Corporation: 1958

Seller ID: 136718

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 198 pages. 7 1/8"w x 10"h. Full yellow cloth boards. Tears and tape on worn price-clipped dust jacket. Many black and white photos and illustrations. View more info

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The Inner Harmony of the Japanese House

By: Ueda, Atsushi

Price: $16.95

Publisher: N Y, Kodansha Amer Inc: 1998

Seller ID: 142372

ISBN: 4770023537

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 204 pages. 7 1/2"w x 10 1/8"h. Many b&w photographs. Softcover with dust jacket. View more info

The Colonial House Then and Now: A Picture Study of the Early American House Adapted to Modern Living

By: Underwood, Francis H.

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Rutland, Vermont, U.S.A., C. E. Tuttle Co: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 120820

ISBN: 0804811504

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 172 pages. View more info

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Earth Sheltered Housing Design: Guidelines, Examples, and References

By: University of Minnesota; Minnesota Energy Agency

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Van Nostrand Reinhold: 1979

Seller ID: 145579

ISBN: 0442288212

Condition: Very Good


Some yellow highlighting. 318 pages. Oblong format: 11 1/8"w x 8 1/2"h. "This book of guidelines offers homeowners and architects a comfortable and economic approach to underground housing based on modern construction techniques. It provides plans, details, and photographs of existing examples of earth sheltered houses from around the country, and shows how to design homes using such low cost natural resource and energy-saving systems as layers of soil insulation and passive solar heating. Many of the homes illustrate how the designs can be adapted to take advantage of specifi... View more info

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Towards a New Museum

By: Victoria Newhouse

Price: $43.95

Publisher: The Monacelli Press: 2007

Seller ID: 143325

ISBN: 1580931804

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 349 pages in oversize format filled with architectural drawings, plans and examples of museum interiors and exteriors, and such things as interior colors, lighting, display choices, pedestals, framing, etc. View more info

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Foundation of Architecture: Selections from the Dictionnaire Raisonne, The

By: Viollet-Le-Duc, Eugene-Emmanuel

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., George Braziller: 1990

Seller ID: 122183

ISBN: 0807612448

Condition: Near Fine


Nice copy with no creasing to covers or spine, text/interior is free of any marking of any kind, clean covers, appears new with very light edge wear. View more info

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Mud, Space and Spirit: Handmade Adobes

By: Virginia Gray; Alan Macrae

Price: $75.95

Publisher: Capra Press: 1976

Seller ID: 145400

ISBN: 0884960595

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with light wear to covers, slightly curled corners. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind except as noted below. 95 pages with b&w photos of mud house exteriors, interiors, bathrooms, hippies, hippy clothing, hippy children, art, windows, doors stoves, etc. Pretty super-hippie. Not a construction guide but a photo essay of adobe homes of the era. Previous owner's inscription at front endpaper View more info

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Churches on Cape Cod

By: Vuilleumier, Marion Rawson

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Taunton, MA, Wm. S. Sullwold Publishing: 1974

Seller ID: 114539

ISBN: 08884920054

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 128 pages. 6"w x 9 1/4"h. Previous owner's name inside. Lots of lovely b&w line drawings of the churches of Cape Cod, followed by a written description. View more info

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Tiny Tiny Houses: or How to Get Away From It All

By: Walker, Lester R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Woodstock, NY, Overlook Books: 1987

Seller ID: 143020

ISBN: 0879512717

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's inscription inside. Price-clipped dust jacket. 220 pages. 8 3/4"w x 11 1/4"h. Many b&w illustrations and photos. "Lester Walker's new book contains over 40 invitations to explore--and maybe build--some of the most charming, eccentric, fantastical tiny houses ever built or conceived in America. Some are centuries old, some are exciting new ideas existing only in the imagination of these brilliant drawings and anecdotal stories." View more info

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Lamasery of Harmony and Peace

By: Wang Shu (editor)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Beijing, China, Foreign Languages Press: 2002

Seller ID: 136431

ISBN: 7119031538

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 80 pages. Text in English and Japanese. Many color photographs of Yonghegong temple in Beijing with accompanying text. 8 1/4"w x 81/4"h. Slight foxing to endpapers. View more info

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City of Frankfurt: New Building in a Historic Context

By: Werner, Frank; Burgard, Roland;

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Germany, Der Magistrat Der Stadt Frankfurt am Main: 1986

Seller ID: 121297

Condition: Near Fine


An exhibition of architectural drawings and models presented by the city of Frankfurt, German in cooperation with the Goethe Institutes of the US and Canada. Architectural drawings, photos of models, ariel photos, architectural plans. Text in English, German & French. Strangely paginated, approx. 60 pages with sticker residue to front cover, small impact mark across top of page ends, otherwise Fine condition, with fold-out front cover. With fold-out attachment. View more info

Adventurous Wine Architecture

By: Wevv, Michael

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Australia, Images from the Past: 2005

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 121371

ISBN: 1920744339

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is very solid and tight and text is clean and unmarked in any way. 204 pages with a large number of color photos. View more info

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Philip Johnson: The Glass House

By: Whitney, David

Price: $22.50

Publisher: N Y., Pantheon Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114679

ISBN: 0679423737

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 174 pages. Many b&w photos. Slight edgewear to dust jacket. Includes nineteen essays by such well known critics and art historians as Kenneth Frampton, Robert Hughes, Robert A.M. Stern, Peter Esenmean, Vincent Scully and Johnson himself. The first collection of writing about one of the most famous American houses to be built in the 20th century. . Photos and line drawings throughout. View more info

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Log Cabins and Cottages: How to Build an Furnish Them

By: Wicks, William S.

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Gibbs Smith: 1999

Seller ID: 136679

ISBN: 0879059303

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full tan cloth boards. Oblong format: 8 7/8"w x 6 1/4"h. Many b&w illustrations. View more info

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The Architecture of Deconstruction: Derrida's Haunt

By: Wigley, Mark

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, The MIT Press: 1997

Seller ID: 143947

ISBN: 0262731142

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 278 pages. View more info

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Classic Savannah: History, Homes, and Gardens

By: William Robert Mitchell Jr.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Golden Coast Publishing Company: 1991

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 136548

ISBN: 0932958079

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect with pale yellow cloth boards. Tight, straight spine, sharp corners, no cover wear, no edge wear. Text/interior has no marking of any kind. Dust jacket is price clipped with light scuffing, a little edge wear, no tears. Signed by photographer on half title page, book is filled with large, color photos of interiors and exteriors. 142 pages in very large format. View more info

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Richard Haag: Bloedel Reserve and Gasworks Park (Landscape Views)

By: William S. Saunders (ed.) ; Patrick M. Condon, Gary R. Hilderbrand, Elizabeth K. Meyer

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press: 1998

Seller ID: 145229

ISBN: 1568981171

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 80 pages with b&w photos. Contents include: Bloedel reserve, The zen of garden design, Gas works park, A teacher's teacher. View more info

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Archipelago: Critiques of Contemporary Architecture and Education

By: Williams, A. Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Champaign, IL, University of Illinois Press: 2009

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 144461

ISBN: 0252076850

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 306 pages. Inscribed by author. View more info