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Architecture of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, 1963-1973

By: Axel Menges

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Architectural Book Publishing Co.: 1974

Seller ID: 138756

ISBN: 0803800142

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition with one lightly bumped lower front corner. Black cloth covers with "SOM" in red lettering. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket is sun faded at spine, 1" tear at upper edge front cover, light scuffing and edge/corner wear. 281 pages with full page, sometimes double page color photos, mechanical/architectural ... View more info

Architecture in Ancient Egypt and the Near East

By: Badawy, Alexander

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, The MIT Press: 1972

Seller ID: 136649

ISBN: 0262020203

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 246 pages. Full green cloth boards. Tears and edge wear to dust jacket. View more info

Ten Historic Towns

By: Ball, Jean, M.

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Newfoundland Historic Trust: 1979

Seller ID: 126371

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stickers, stamps, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Pp (132). Illustrated. Maps. Oblong, re-bound by the library into heavy, strong, green buckram covers in in new condition: no bent corners or wear of any kind. . Laugher p.20. Ferryland, Placentia, Brigus, Harbour Grace, Carbonear, Trinity, Bonavista, Fogo, Twillingate and Grandbank. Introductory chapter by Shane O'Dea: "The Architectur... View more info

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Universe of Stone: A Biography of Chartres Cathedral

By: Ball, Philip

Price: $9.50

Publisher: N Y, Harper: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138460

ISBN: 0061154296

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 322 pages. View more info

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The Paris of Henry IV: Architecture and Urbanism

By: Ballon, Hilary

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, The MIT Press: 1991

Seller ID: 142223

ISBN: 0262023091

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full red cloth boards. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. 7"w x 10 1/4"h. 378 pages. Black and white illustrations and photos. View more info

The House and Home: A Review of 900 Years of House Planning and Furnishing in Britain

By: Barley, M. W.

Price: $10.17

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticut, New York Graphic Society: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 110848

ISBN: 0821203517

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Price-clipped dust jacket. First US Edition. 208 pages. View more info

Masters of Architecture: Sir John Vanbrugh

By: Barman, Christian

Price: $11.21

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Limited: 1924

Seller ID: 129527

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 22 pages of text, plus 34 b&w photographs. View more info

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Redesigning Cities: Principles, Practice, Implementation

By: Barnett, Jonathan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: American Planning Association: 2003

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 143348

ISBN: 1884829716

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition, as new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 312 pages, back front cover has sticker from previous owner. View more info

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North Russian Architecture

By: Bartenev, I. ; Fyodorov, B. (Cook, Kathleen Trans.)

Price: $47.95

Publisher: U.S.S.R., Progress Publishers: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 136500

Condition: Fine


Book shows very light scuffing only. Gilt lettering on spine. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. First English Edition. Translated from the Russian by Kathleen Cook. Fascinating account of buildings, secular and sacred, in Northern Russia. Chapters include Transonega, the White Sea Coast, Rivers Svid and Onega, Vologda and Lower Vychegda, the Northern Dvina and Pinega and along the River Mezen. The ubiquitous use of timber is especially interestin... View more info

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German Cathedrals

By: Baum, Julius; Schmidt-Glassner, Helga

Price: $28.95

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1956

Seller ID: 129660

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages (63 text + 175 plates, often full page,) clean and unmarked; tight binding. A great many b&w photos of twelve architecturally significant German cathedrals and associated sculpture, detail shots. View more info

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The Log Cabin: Homes of the North American Wilderness

By: Bealer, Alex W.; Ellis, John O.

Price: $11.21

Publisher: N Y, Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1978

Seller ID: 136661

ISBN: 0517533790

Condition: Very Good


Long inscription from previous owner on endpaper; otherwise clean and unmarked. 192 pages. Oblong format: 10 1/4"w x 8 7/8"h. Many b&w and color photos. Contents: Beginnings; Cabin Floor Plans; Log Outbuildings and Fences; Cabin Construction; Log Cabin Living; The Log Cabin Revival; Bibliography; Index. View more info

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Windows: Performance, Design, and Installation

By: Beckett, Harold Edward; Godfrey, James Arthur

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Crosby Lockwood Staples in association with RIBA Publications: 1974

Seller ID: 125981

ISBN: 0258969067

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 370 pages, plus advertising. Contents: Functions and Performance: 1. Daylight and view; 2. Sunlight; 3. Ventilation; 4. Safety from fire; 5. Dimensions; 6. Durability, maintenance and safety; 7. Strength and stiffness; 8. Exclusion of rain; 9. Airtightness; 10. Heat insulation and condensation; 11. Sound insulation; 12. Windows as design elements; Design and Instal... View more info

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Windows: Performance, Design, and Installation

By: Beckett, Harold Edward; Godfrey, James Arthur

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Crosby Lockwood Staples in association with RIBA Publications: 1974

Seller ID: 126415

ISBN: 0258969067

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 370 pages, plus advertising. Contents: Functions and Performance: 1. Daylight and view; 2. Sunlight; 3. Ventilation; 4. Safety from fire; 5. Dimensions; 6. Durability, maintenance and safety; 7. Strength and stiffness; 8. Exclusion of rain; 9. Airtightness; 10. Heat insulation and condensation; 11. Sound insulation; 12. Windows as design elements; Design and Instal... View more info

Hylozoic Ground: Liminal Responsive Architecture

By: Beesley, Philip

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Riverside Architectural Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143011

ISBN: 192672402X

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 196 pages. View more info

House and Home: Spirits of the South

By: Belcher, Max; Buchanan, Beverly; Christenberry, William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Andover, MA / Seattle, WA, Addison Gallery of American Art / University of Washington Press: 1996

Seller ID: 134210

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 100 pages. Black and white photos. Essays by Rebecca Walker and Jack Reynolds, who curated this exhibition that appeared in the Addison Gallery of American Art, the Phillips Academy and elsewhere, with artwork by Buchanan, Christenberry and Belcher. Max Belcher's subject is comparing houses built by American freed slaves in Liberia with those built in the south of the U.S. Beverly Buchanan photographs "shacks." Wi... View more info

Sun angles for Design

By: Bennett, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: By Author: 1978

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 123720

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 77 pages total , mostly sun angle charts with sections on solar time, shadow casting, mapping, site analysis, S. horizontal overhang, etc. View more info

Villas of Le Corbusier: 1920-1930, The

By: Benton, Tim

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New Haven and London, Yale University Press: 1991

Seller ID: 138688

ISBN: 0300049358

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 224 pages. 8 5/8"w x 11"h. Small tear, edge wear, and slight creases to cover. Many illustrations. An uncommon title. View more info

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Buildings of Berkeley, The

By: Bernhardi, Robert

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, Robert Bernhardi: 1971

Seller ID: 140199

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 116 pages. 7 7/8"w x 10 3/4"h. Full blue cloth boards. Tears on worn price-clipped dust jacket. Previous owner's name inside. Many b&w photos. Included are brief biographies of the architects who designed the buildings, and information on the inhabitatns who occupied them. View more info

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Timber in the City

By: Bernheimer, Andrew

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Oro Editions: 2016

Seller ID: 142786

ISBN: 1941806805

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slight wear to cover. 182 pages. 6 1/2"w x 8 5/8"h. Many color photos. "As synthetic materials and mutant and hybrid concoctions attain prominence in our daily lives -- in our handheld devices, cooking utensils, vehicles, even things as simple as our shopping bags -- the design and construction industries have instead re-embraced the familiar, the conventional?wood, which has regained prominence through innova... View more info

Building with Words: Canadian Architects on Architecture

By: Bernstein, William; Cawker, Ruth

Price: $9.38

Publisher: Coach House Press: 1981

Seller ID: 100606

ISBN: 0889102406

Condition: Near Fine


100 pages, many b&w photos of some very unusual structures. View more info