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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 Installation: 13. Review of window types; 14. Materials; 15. Glazing systems; 16. Fittings; 17. Design and construction; 18. Selec... View more info

Image for Windows: Performance, Design, and Installation

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 Installation: 13. Review of window types; 14. Materials; 15. Glazing systems; 16. Fittings; 17. Design and construction; 18. Selec... View more info

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Earth Under Fire: How Global Warming is Changing the World

By: Braasch, Gary

Price: $11.50

Publisher: University of California Press: 2007

Seller ID: 141629

ISBN: 0520260252

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. View more info

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Playing with Fire: Pakistan at War with Itself

By: Constable, Pamela

Price: $15.95

Publisher: N Y, Random House: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 126090

ISBN: 1400069114

Condition: Fine


A new, unread copy in excellent condition. 326 pages. View more info

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American Eye of Evelyn Curro, the

By: Curro, Evelyn

Price: $18.35

Publisher: Chelsea House Pub.: 1970

Seller ID: 129849

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows wear at corners with light bumps, spine is not worn. Lower page ends at corner are dirty as from extreme oblong format. Front end paper has a couple of marks, else very clean and bright with sharp corners. 86 full page plates, mostly color on heavy paper with titles on opposite page of cable cars, paddlewheel steamships, automobiles, fire engines and equipment, victorian houses, children's puppets, dolls, toys, circus chariots, iron horses. Dust jacket is in tatters with tape, many tears, dirty. Sort of odd book is so clean. View more info

Formed of Fire: Selections in Comtemporary Lampworked Glass

By: Dunham, Bandhu S.; Oldknow, Tina

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Salusa: 2002

Seller ID: 144333

ISBN: 965897222

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Oblong binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows only very slight wear at corners, no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows some slight signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 126 pages, large color photos throughout. View more info

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Potawatomis: Keepers of the Fire (The Civilization of the American Indian Series), The

By: Edmunds, David R.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1987

Seller ID: 140604

ISBN: 080612069X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 362 pages. View more info

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Soul on Fire

By: Eldridge Cleaver

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Word Books: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137690

ISBN: 0849900468

Condition: Very Good


Book has bumped corners but is otherwise very clean. Binding is solid and square, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind except for previous owner's name on front end paper. Dust jacket is scuffed with edge wear, is not price clipped. True first ed./first printing with no additonal printings on publisher's page. View more info

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Friendly Fire

By: Emmerling, Leonhard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Germany, Kerber Verlag: 2004

Seller ID: 127798

ISBN: 3936646538

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book in excellent condition. 80 pages. Artists included are Max Gruter, Euan Macdonald, Ben Morieson; Roman Signer. Many color photos. Slight wear to cover. Text in English and German. View more info

Inventing the American Fire Engine: An Illustrated History of Patented Ideas for Fire Pumpers

By: Goodman, M.W.

Price: $37.95

Publisher: Fire Buff House Publishers: 1994

Seller ID: 142339

ISBN: 0925165158

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 199 pages, heavily illustrated with line drawings, mechanical drawings, and a great many b&w photos. View more info

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Cannery Row: The History of Old Ocean View Avenue

By: Hemp, Michael Kenneth

Price: $14.95

Publisher: History Company: Monterey, CA: 1986

Seller ID: 145250

ISBN: 0941425002

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 127 pages. Many b&w photos. 8"w x 10"h. "The 60,000 images in this historical photo collection include Monterey, Carmel, Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach, Carmel Valley, Big Sur, California Missions, and the San Francisco earthquake and fire. View more info

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Love Goes to Buildings on Fire: Five Years in New York That Changed Music Forever

By: Hermes, Will

Price: $45.00

Publisher: N Y, Faber & Faber: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137890

ISBN: 0865479801

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 522 pages. A history of the New York music sceen in the mid-seventies. View more info

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The Story of Fire

By: Hough, Walter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday, Doran & Company: 1928

Seller ID: 142930

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 198 pages. Full red cloth boards show some small spots. 5 1/8"w x 7 5/8"h. 198 pages. Foxing to endpapers. Black and white illustrations. View more info

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Traditional Dance in Greek Culture

By: Hunt, Yvonne; Dragoumis, Markos

Price: $126.95

Publisher: Centre for Asia Minor Studies: 1996

Seller ID: 133181

ISBN: 9608502187

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light shelf wear to covers. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 168 pages with b&w photos, color photo section at back. Contents include Ritual dances, in five sections: Rougatsdria or Rogatsaria, Carnival or Apokries, Anasteenaria or fire-dancing, Lazarines, Tzamala, Regional Dances and Style: Cyclades Dodecanese islands, Sporades, Ionian Islands, Saronic Islands, Norther and Central Aegean, Crete Mainland Dances and Style : Peloponnesos, Attki, Roumeli, Thessaly, Epiros, Macedonia, W. & E. Trace; Vlachs, Arvanites, Sarakatsans: Vlachs, Albanians, Sarakats... View more info

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Fire Engines in Color

By: Ingram, Arthur

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Macmillan Publishing Co.: 1974

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 136529

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition in every respect with bright red cloth covers, sharp corners, tight, straight spine, text/interior is Fine with no blemishes of any kind. Dust jacket shows light wear, some sun fading, edge wear, chipping at corners, no tears. 235 pages in small format with many full color pages of truck and equipment, uniforms, etc. oriented to British manufacture from the early 1800's forward. View more info

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Kura: Design and Tradition of the Japanese Storehouse

By: Ito, Teiji

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Madrona Publishers Inc.,U.S.: 1983

Seller ID: 142136

ISBN: 0914842536

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very light wear to creaseless covers and spine 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. 187 pages with 98 plates: full page and large b&w photos depicting architectural structure and detailing. The first part of the book features architectural drawings. Chapters/sections include: nature of Japanese storehoused, Function of storehouses, Fundamental requirements of storehouses, Structural types of storehouses ( board-wall, log cabin, intersecting-boar... View more info

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Plays for the Loudspeaker

By: Kissen, Fan

Price: $14.95

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.: 1952

Seller ID: 138447

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 62 pages. 4 3/4"w x 7"h. Plays for children to read aloud, and perhaps to record, as if on a radio program. Plays included: The Fox Brings Luck; The Bag of Fire; The Three Wishes; The Straw Ox. View more info

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Joyce Wieland: Artist on Fire

By: Lind, Jane

Price: $87.95

Publisher: Toronto, J. Lorimer: 2001

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 121189

ISBN: 1550286951

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text is clean of marking of any kind. Dust jacket has been wrapped in mylar and taped to boards. 400 pp. Illustrated with b/w and color photographs and over 50 color illustratons of Wieland's art. View more info

Image for Fire And Stone: Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?

Fire And Stone: Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?

By: Long, Priscilla

Price: $8.96

Publisher: Athens, University of Georgia Press: 2016

Seller ID: 139769

ISBN: 0820350443

Condition: Fine


A new, unread book in excellent condition. View more info

Surviving San Francisco's Great Earthquake and Fire

By: Mack, Gerstle

Price: $5.62

Publisher: U.S.A., Chronicle Books: 1981

Seller ID: 139555

ISBN: 0877011761

Condition: Good


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