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Image for Pictorial History of Cullman County  1870's -- 1990's

Pictorial History of Cullman County 1870's -- 1990's

By: N/A

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Cullman Times: 1998

Seller ID: 075282

Condition: Fine


Pictorial boards, 128 pages, b&w pictures and captions, advertisements. Oblong format: 10 1/8"w x 7 3/4"h. View more info

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Maori Carving

By: A. W. Reed

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Reed Education: 1972

Seller ID: 142527

ISBN: 0589043765

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with barely discernable wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no notable blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 23 page staple bound book with color covers, b&w drawings and photos providing an intro to the subject. Sections include Wood carving in Polynesia, The evolution of Maori carving, Wood carvers and their tools, The human figure, Spirals, Carved houses, Hei-Tiki. View more info

Hill Housing: A Comparative Study

By: Abbott, Derek;Pollit, Kimball

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Granada: 1980

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 119870

ISBN: 0246112034

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers. etc. No marking of any kind to the text/interior, 308 pages on heavy paper. Lots of b&w photos, architectural drawings, topo illustrations, maps. Contents include: Historical and planning background (of hilly places and their solutions around the world), Design, Climate, Geotechnics, Sub-structural case studies. With 3 appendices: Trees for shelter, hedging suitable for windswept sites, & Heliodon study, bibliography, index, with about 30 Selected Design Examples in three sections: Individual houses, Terraces, Stepped housing, and Deck a... View more info

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Built in Texas

By: Abernethy, Francis Edward

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Waco, TX, E-heart Press: 1979

Seller ID: 133983

Condition: Good


Book suffers from moisture exposure froming a wave in the text block along the upper edge of the oblong format, stain visible at front end paper, first few pages. Rear endpaper and back last page are dirty with open tear at upper edge of end paper. Covers are straight, bumped corners, little edge wear, binding solid and page block is otherwise clean with no marking of any kind. Hundreds of impressive b&w photos, many full page, with a section showing children and a laborer making adobe bricks. Some line drawings illustrating technical details. Chapters include Texas folk building: an intr... View more info

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Texas Homes of the 19th Century

By: Alexander, Drury Blakely

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1966

Seller ID: 135379

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 276 pages. Full green cloth boards. 9 5/8"w x 12 1/4"h. Tears and edge wear to dust jacket. Photographs by Todd Webb. This book is the first publication to result from the Texas Architectural Survey, sponsored jointly by the Amon Carter Museum of Western Art in Fort Worth and the School of Architecture of The University of Texas. 42 black and white plates. 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." William Christenberry photographs structures in his native Alabama. Oblong format: 11"w x 10 1/2"h. View more info

Old Relics and Charming Retainers of Rural Ontario

By: Brooksbank, Jack

Price: $45.60

Publisher: Boston Mills Press: 1976

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 125756

ISBN: 0919822878

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. About 80 pages with a short description on the L page and a line drawing in pen and ink on the right page. Oblong format. View more info

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Single Family Houses

By: Broto, Carles

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Carles Broto I Comerma:

Seller ID: 115010

ISBN: 8489861110

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 179 pages. Small tear on dust jacket. Many color photos. Architects include Norman Foster, Rem Koolhaas, Antonio Citterio, Roberto Ercilla, Morphosis and Hiroyuki Arima. View more info

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British Columbia Houses; a Guide to the Styles of Domestic Architecture in British Columbia; a Workbook for Secondary Art & Home Economics Students

By: Chalmers, Graeme & Frances Moorcroft

Price: $43.95

Publisher: University of British Columbia: 1981

Seller ID: 117063

ISBN: 0888650167

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked workbook illustrating the many architectural syles in B.C. -- from longhouses to Tudor. Many drawings, real estate ads, b&w photos. 214 pages. Oblong. View more info

British Columbia Houses; a Guide to the Styles of Domestic Architecture in British Columbia; a Workbook for Secondary Art & Home Economics Students

By: Chalmers, Graeme & Frances Moorcroft

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., University of British Columbia: 1981

Seller ID: 139822

ISBN: 0888650167

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked workbook illustrating the many architectural syles in B.C. -- from longhouses to Tudor. Many drawings, real estate ads, b&w photos. 214 pages. Oblong. 10 3/4"w x 8 3/8"h. View more info

Image for Origami Architecture: American Houses Pre-Colonial to Present

Origami Architecture: American Houses Pre-Colonial to Present

By: Chatani, Masahiro

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Cary, North Carolina, U.S.A., Kodansha Amer Inc: 1988

Seller ID: 132418

ISBN: 0870118374

Condition: Fine


Covers show very light shelf wear, otherwise clean and neat with no wear or use of any kind. All pages are uncut, unused . Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, binding is solid. 84 pages b&w photos. View more info

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Saban Cottages

By: Cornet, Heleen; Ruth Hassell ; Frans Brugman

Price: $42.00

Publisher: By Author: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 145416

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. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 87pps, color illus; with blueprints and many full page prints of 1900 wood cottages in the West Indies ( Virgin Islands). With loose leaf "walking tour" maps of St. Johns Hells Gate, Windwardside, & The bottom, all on the island of Saba in the Caribbean Sea. View more info

Archaeology and Coastal Dynamics of Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska

By: Crowell, Aron L ; Daniel H. Mann

Price: $68.50

Publisher: National Park Servie, Alaska Region: 1998

Seller ID: 143082

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. Contents include: Geology and natural history (Geology, Geomorphology, Vegetation, Fauna, Paleoenvironments) Geological and paleoenvironmental investigations, Culture and archaeology of trhe outer Kenai coast, Piecing together the history of the outer Kenai coast, Archaeological results of the 1993 survey, Cultural materials,( Houses, cashe or cooking pits, Cobble features, Culturally modified trees, Artifacts) A predicti... 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

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Learn to Paint Buildings

By: Evans, Ray

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Collins: 1987

Seller ID: 141777

ISBN: 0004119800

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with some price sticker residue on front. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 64 pages with b&w and color illustrations throughout. View more info

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Timber-Frame Houses (Great Houses)

By: Fine Homebuilding

Price: $14.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Taunton Press: 1996

Seller ID: 133333

ISBN: 156158150X

Condition: Very Good


Book shows very light shelf wear only, no tears, little edge wear, straight page block, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 160 pages, heavily illustrated. Chapters include Timber frame layout, Sizing roughsawn joists and beams, Solo timber raisind, Raising heavy timber , Cruck house, Stress - skin panels, Bowstring trusses, etc. In business for 20 years, we provide excellent customer service and pack in shipping material appropriate to assure you purchase arrives undamaged. View more info

Englishman's Home: From Cottage to Castle

By: Frith, Francis

Price: $42.50

Publisher: England, Frith: 2006

Seller ID: 134331

ISBN: 184589278X

Condition: Fine


Brand new book in excellent condition in every respect. 159 pages, heavily illustrated in large, oblong format. Text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear only, no tears. Contents include: South-west, South country, Around London and the Thames valley, Western counties and the Welsh borders, Midlands, East Anglia, The north. View more info

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Stories houses Tell

By: Gibbons, Lillian

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Hyperion Press for the Junior League of Winnipeg: 1978

Seller ID: 144202

ISBN: 0920534031

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 152 pages. 8 1/2"w x 9 1/2"h. Black and white drawings throughout by Arlene Osen. View more info

Image for Japan Culture of Wood: Buildings, Objects,Techniques

Japan Culture of Wood: Buildings, Objects,Techniques

By: Henrichsen, Christoph

Price: $145.00

Publisher: Basel, Birkhauser: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 140761

ISBN: 376437022X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full black cloth boards with yellow lettering on spine and Japanese character on front cover. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. Small mark on rear endpaper. 248 pages. 9 3/4"w x 11 7/8"h. "This book presents the products, techniques, craft skills and manufacturing steps for abut 30 types of wooden objects and constructions, on the basis of years of research in Japanese workshops. The range extends from bridges via houses to recptacles and musical instruments." View more info

Image for Henry Varnum Poor, 1887 -- 1970, a Retrospective Exhibition

Henry Varnum Poor, 1887 -- 1970, a Retrospective Exhibition

By: Henry Varnum Poor

Price: $55.95

Publisher: Pennsylvania State University: 1983

Seller ID: 140619

ISBN: 0911209298

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition, appears as-new with very light sun fading 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. 168 pp. 35 color, 171 bw reproductions. Detailed essays regarding ceramics, oils, paper works, houses built, frescoes, etc. Heavily illustrated with pages 102 -- 162 prints only, usually two per page sometimes in color. catalogue compiled by Harold E. Dickson and Richard Porter. Lists 148 works. Exhibition held in University Park, PA: Penn. State Univ. Art Museum, Sept. 14 ... View more info