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Image for Spirit and Vision: Images of Ranchos De Taos Church : Essays

Spirit and Vision: Images of Ranchos De Taos Church : Essays

By: D'Emilio, Sandra; Campbell, Suzan; Kessell, John L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, NM, Museum of New Mexico Press: 1987

Seller ID: 144495

ISBN: 0890131694

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full brown cloth boards. 9"w x 11 1/4"h. 128 pages. "The mission church of San Francisco de Asis in Ranchos de Taos, New Mexico, has been portrayed more often, by more artists, than any other church in the United States. Its mysterious sculptural form, created out of the indigenous building materials of wood and adobe, has been a source of inspiration for artists and other travelers in northern New Mexico for nearly one hundred years." This book is a stunning tribute to the church and the art it has inspired. View more info

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Japanese Design

By: Daab Publishing

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Daab Pub: 2004

Seller ID: 124322

ISBN: 3937718079

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 400 pages. Slight edge wear. Many color photos. View more info

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The Architecture of Edwin Lundie

By: Dale Mulfinger, Eileen Michels,

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Minnesota Historical Society Press: 1995

Seller ID: 145087

ISBN: 0873513142

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with slightly curled covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 120 pages with large color photos throughout, floor plans, elevations. View more info

Image for Fashionable Brighton 1820-1960

Fashionable Brighton 1820-1960

By: Dale, Anthony

Price: $18.95

Publisher: London, Oriel Press Limited: 1987

Seller ID: 122092

ISBN: 0853620288

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 192 pages. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. View more info

Image for Canterbury (Beautiful England Series)

Canterbury (Beautiful England Series)

By: Danks, Canon

Price: $18.95

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son Ltd:

Seller ID: 144694

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. No date of publication shown; circa 1910. Foxing to endpapers. Edge wear to cover and small tears at top of spine. Color illustrations by ernest Haslehust. 6 5/8"w x 9 1/2"h. 64 pages. View more info

Image for Buildings of Iowa (Buildings of the United States)

Buildings of Iowa (Buildings of the United States)

By: David Gebhard; Gerald Mansheim

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1993

Seller ID: 145082

ISBN: 0195061489

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in blue cloth boards with silver gilt print on cover and spine. 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, a small impact mark, sunned at top edge, no tears. 563 pages with small b&w images, maps. View more info

Architect King: George III and the Culture of the Enlightenment

By: David Watkin

Price: $55.95

Publisher: Royal Collection Enterprises Ltd: 2006

Seller ID: 143445

ISBN: 1902163508

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with a tiny amount of wear showing at the unbumped lower corners and bottom spine, a minimal amount of white spattering on back lower cover doesn't show much. Otherwise Fine. 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, with one small closed tear 1/3rd way up spine. Heavily illustrated. "George III was an ambitious patron of both the sciences and the arts. In this ground-breaking new survey David Watki... View more info

Architecture of Happiness, The

By: de Botton, Alain

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, McClelland & Stewart: 2006

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 115576

ISBN: 0771026021

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. 280 pages. View more info

The Architecture of Happiness

By: De Botton, Alain

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 134445

ISBN: 0771026021

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 280 pages. Many b&w illustrations. View more info

Image for Amsterdam School: Dutch Expressionist Architecture, 1915-1930

Amsterdam School: Dutch Expressionist Architecture, 1915-1930

By: de Wit, Wim (editor)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: MIT Press / Cooper-Hewitt Museum: 1983

Seller ID: 144592

ISBN: 0910503214

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. This is a softcover with a dust jacket. 172 pages. 9"w x 8"h. Many illustrations and photos. "All the major projects are documented, from renderings of furniture and interiors to completed buildings. Shown are both realized and unrealized designs by Michel de Klerk, Piet Kramer, Margaret Kropholler, Johan van der Mey, Frits Staal, Hendrik Wijdeveld, and G.F. la Croix." View more info

Image for English Shopfronts: From Contemporary Source Books 1792-1840

English Shopfronts: From Contemporary Source Books 1792-1840

By: Dean, David

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Alec Tiranti Ltd.: 1970

Seller ID: 125520

ISBN: 0854582703

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. Top corner of dust jacket torn and crinkled. English Shop Fronts from Contemporary Sources 1792 - 1840 ( Designs for ---1792; A Series of Designs for --- 1828; Designs for --- 1831; Shop Fronts and Exterior Doors; On the Construction and Decoration of the Shop Fronts of London 1840). Black and white plates illustrating shop front designs printed on single-sided creamy, heavy paper. View more info

Vancouver: Representing the Postmodern City

By: Delany, Paul (ed.) Boddy, Trevor; Alberto Perez-Gomez, Rosa Ho, Bruce Serafin, Elaine Chang, George Bowering, Jeff Derksen, Paul Matthew St. Pierre, Heesok Chang, Roger Seamon, Mike Hoolboom, Stephen Miller,

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Arsenal Pulp Press: 2002

Seller ID: 143713

ISBN: 1551520028

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very light shelf wear as only blemish. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows little to no wear, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 296 pages with essays by Delany, Paul (ed.) Boddy, Trevor; Alberto Perez-Gomez, Rosa Ho, Bruce Serafin, Elaine Chang, George Bowering, Jeff Derksen, Paul Matthew St. Pierre, Heesok Chang, Roger Seamon, Mike Hoolboom, Stephen Miller. View more info

Vancouver: Representing the Postmodern City

By: Delany, Paul (ed.) Trevor Boddy, George Bopwering, Elane Chang, Heesok Chang, Jeff Derksen, Rosa Ho, Mike Hoolboom, Robert Linsley, Stephen E. Miller, Alberto Perez-Gomez, Roger Seamon, Bruce Serafin, Paul Matthew St. Pierre

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Arsenal Pulp Press: 2002

Seller ID: 144196

ISBN: 1551520028

Condition: Fine


Brand new book in excellent condition in every respect. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. View more info

Reviving Main Street

By: Deryck Holdsworth

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Univ of Toronto Pr: 1985

Seller ID: 143552

ISBN: 0802065562

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 except for previous owner's stamp on half-title page. 246 pages with a great many b&w photos. Book presentsa guide to revitalization of traditional towns that can be adopted anywhere. View more info

Image for Buildings Reborn: New Uses, Old Places

Buildings Reborn: New Uses, Old Places

By: Diamonstein, Barbaralee

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Harper & Row: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139020

ISBN: 0060110686

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 255 pages. 8 5/8"w x 11 1/2"h. Many black and white photos. View more info

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Fantastic Architecture

By: Dick Higgins; Wolf Vostell, Joseph Beuys,; Raoul Hausmann; Franz Mon; Gerhard Ruhm; Wolf Vostell; Stefan Wewerka.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Something Else Press: 1971

Seller ID: 143981

ISBN: 0871100894

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in heavy weave tan boards, previous owner's inscription inside front cover. Nice atom bomb explosions as endpapers. 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 has edge wear, 1" tear at spine, not price clipped, now wrapped in protective cover. An eclectic presentation of modernist architecture by Fluxus artists Vostell and Higgins which anticipated the emergence of postmodern architecture and its criticism in the 1970s, with writing by Claes Olde... View more info

Wood as a Structural Material; Vol. II, A Compilation of Educational Modules Especially Prepared for Engineers and Architects at the Second Clark C. Heritage Memorial Workshop on Wood, Madison Wis, August 1980

By: Dietz, A.G.H. ; E.L. Schaffer; D.S. Gromala

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Pennsylvania State University Press: 1980

Edition: Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.

Seller ID: 099922

Condition: Very Good


Contents in eight sections, each by different authors: Structural Wood Systems, Properties of Wood Building Materials, Mechanical Behavior and Properties of Wood, Laboratory Testing of Wood and Structural WoodProducts, Lunber: Grades, Sizes, Species, Structural and Round Timbers, Panel Products, Degradation of Wood in Use and Wood Protection. Each section broken down into many subsections; very specific. Charts, graphs, line drawings, cross sections, diagrams, tables, fromulae, b&w photos. 282 pages View more info

Image for Zen Architecture: The Building Process as Practice

Zen Architecture: The Building Process as Practice

By: Discoe, Paul ; Alexandra Quinn

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Layton, UT, Gibbs Smith: 2008

Seller ID: 142002

ISBN: 1423600096

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full green cloth boards. Slight edge wear to book and dust jacket. 240 pages. View more info

Image for The Sutton House McCook Nebraska:   Architect Frank Lloyd Wright

The Sutton House McCook Nebraska: Architect Frank Lloyd Wright

By: Donald Morgan; John Altberg

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Hastings, Nebraska, Cornhusker Press: 2008

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 135270

ISBN: 0933909152

Condition: Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Upper outside corner has a substantial bump, somehow rippling through the page block, both corners have slight curl, some edge wear, a light mar on cover at same upper corner, otherwise clean. 139 pages. Inscribed by Donald Morgan on title page. Published on the 100th Anniversary of The Sutton House. Oblong format: 10 1/2"w x 8"h. View more info

Image for The Seven Ages of Frank Lloyd Wright: The Creative Process

The Seven Ages of Frank Lloyd Wright: The Creative Process

By: Donald W. Hoppen

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1997

Seller ID: 143762

ISBN: 048629420X

Condition: Very Good


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. The author shows how problems and disasters in Wright's personal life were followed by periods of astonishing creativity in which he reinvented his art... 200 drawings and photos, 188 pages. View more info