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Structural Engineering in Natural Hazards Mitigation: Proceedings of Papers Presented at the Structures Congress '93 Held at the Hyatt Regency Irvine Irvine, California April 19-21, 1993 Volume 1

By: Ang, Alfredo Hua-Sing

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Reston, Virginia, U.S.A., Amer Society of Civil Engineers: 1993

Seller ID: 095471

ISBN: 0872629104

Condition: Very Good


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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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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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Impressions of Imagination: Terracotta Seattle

By: Aldredge, Lydia

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Allied Arts of Seattle: 1986

Seller ID: 140274

ISBN: 0961555203

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 71 pages. 8 1/2"w x 11"h. Letter from Allied Arts of Seattle bound in front of book extends outside cover and shows small tears on edge. Black and white and color photography. Fold-out map inside back cover of buildings with terracotta in Seattle. View more info

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Daylighting Performance and Design

By: Ander, Gregg D.

Price: $16.95

Publisher: N Y, Van Nostrand Reinhold: 1995

Seller ID: 144660

ISBN: 0442019211

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. 240 pages. 8 5/8"w x 11 1/4"h. Many b&w illustrations and photos. View more info

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Eugene Atget

By: Atget, Eugene

Price: $8.41

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Aperture: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 131844

ISBN: 0893810525

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 95 pages. Front endpaper torn out. 8 1/4"w x 8 1/4"h. 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 interesting. Profusely and beautifully illustrated with full page photographs in colour and b/w. Gold endpapers printed with mediaeval... 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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The Master Builders: Le Corbusier, Mies Van Der Rohe, Frank Lloyd Wright

By: Blake, Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N Y, Alred A. Knopf: 1961

Seller ID: 143737

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full black and white cloth boards with gilt lettering. Small tears on price-clipped dust jacket. Front endpaper has been removed. Previous owner's inscription inside. 400 pages, plus index. 7"w x 9 5/8"h. View more info

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Rural Ontario

By: Blake, Verschoyle Benson; Greenhill, Ralph

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press: 1969

Seller ID: 123999

ISBN: 0802015395

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 174 pages. Full grey cloth boards. 11 3/8"w x 11 1/2"h. Many b&w photos. Edge wear and tears on dust jacket. A bit musty smelling. Black and white photographs of rural Ontario with two essays on the social and architectural history of southern Ontario. View more info

Rural Ontario

By: Blake, Verschoyle Benson; Greenhill, Ralph

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1969

Seller ID: 138747

ISBN: 0802015395

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 174 pages. Full grey cloth boards. 11 3/8"w x 11 1/2"h. Many b&w photos. Edge wear and tears on dust jacket. Black and white photographs of rural Ontario with two essays on the social and architectural history of southern Ontario. View more info

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Carl F. Gould: A Life in Architecture and the Arts

By: Booth, T. William; Wilson, William H.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., Univ of Washington Pr: 1995

Seller ID: 140292

ISBN: 0295973609

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 228 pages. Large format: 9 1/4"w x 12"h. Fading to bottom edge of full black cloth boards. Edge wear and large tear on back of dust jacket. Many b&w photographs and plans. View more info

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Nikken Sekkei: Building Future Japan, 1900-2000

By: Botand Bognar; Kenneth Frampton

Price: $65.95

Publisher: Rizzoli: 2000

Seller ID: 144591

ISBN: 084782246X

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in black cloth with embossed lettering at 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 only, no tears. 352 pages with color photos and mechanical drawings throughout. Text is in Japanese and English. Sectons on Structural engineering, construtional technology, intelligent buildings, miniature cities, green buildingsm, poetic space, tale-of-gengi museum , konami nasu corporate seminar house, Keyen... 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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Traditional Farm Buildings and their Conservation

By: Brunskill, R.W.

Price: $28.95

Publisher: Yale University Press: 2007

Seller ID: 122174

ISBN: 0300123191

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 208 pages. Many photos and illustrations. Slight edge wear to cover. View more info

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Concrete Design Handbook

By: Canadian Portland Cement Assoc.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: CPCA: 1985

Seller ID: 129599

ISBN: 0893120820

Condition: Near Fine


Huge "handbook" paginated by section, but appears to be about 575 pages in two sections: CSA standard CAN3-A23.3-M84 -- "Design of concrete structures for buildings" with Explanatory Notes and Index & Part 2: Design aids, including Flexure, Development and splices of reinforcement, Shear and torsion, Slabs, Deflections, Short columns, Slender columns, Foiotings, Prestressed concrete, Seismic design, Anchorage. Filled with architectural drawings, drafting, formulae, charts, tables, diagrams, cross sections, drawings. Book is in excellent condition inside and out with no notabl... View more info

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Architecture and You : How to Experience and Enjoy Buildings

By: Caudill, William Wayne ; William Merriweather Pena ; Paul Kennon

Price: $18.95

Publisher: N Y, Whitney Library of Design: 1981

Seller ID: 132339

ISBN: 0823070417

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 176 pages. Slight edge wear to cover. 8 1/2"w x 11"h. 280 b&w illustrations; Glossary; Selected Reading List; Index. View more info

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Great American Buildings : Origami Cutouts of Everybody's Favorite Landmarks

By: Chatani, Masahiro; Nakazawa, Keiko

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Kodansha America, Incorporated: 1991

Seller ID: 084169

ISBN: 4770015380

Condition: Very Good


Make charming replicas of your favorite American landmarks with this inspiring collection of 25 original origami models. Patterns, instructions, and historical commentary. Previous owner's name inside. 10 1/8"w x 14 1/2"h. You can make these buildings: Empire State Building, Chrysler Building, AT&T Building, Trump Tower, Flatiron Building, Statue of Liberty, Manhattan Skyline, Guggenheim Museum, Museum of Modern Art, Capitol Building, White House (front and back), National Air & Space Museum, Dulles International Airport, Carpenter Center, Gateway Arch, Republic Bank Center, Mari... View more info

Steel Buildings: Analysis and Design

By: Crawley, Stanley W.; Dillon, Robert M.; Carter, Winfred O.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Wiley: 1977

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 122260

ISBN: 0471185523

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 591 pages. Silver graphic on cover. Previous owner's name inside. View more info

Talent for Detail: The Photographs of Miss Frances Benjamin Johnston 1889 -- 1910, A

By: DANIEL, PETE ; SMOCK, RAYMOND

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Harmony Books: 1974

Seller ID: 137735

ISBN: 0517516438

Condition: Very Good


Covers show light wear only. Book is otherwise in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, , text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Black and white illustrations, often full page. 182 pages. "Frances Benjamin Johnston was a prominent studio photographer and photojournalist at the turn of the twentieth century. She presented three bodies of work at the Paris Exposition Universelle in 1900: a collection of photographs by American women, a series of photographs of students in the Washington, D.C., school system, and a series of photographs of students from the... View more info