Category: Architecture


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Architectural Digest Magazine; November, 1989: Special Issue - New York City

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Architectural Digest Publishing Corp.: 1989

Seller ID: 16769

Condition: Near Fine

Photographs, sections; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 382 pages; Sound, snug copy with glossy, pictorial cover and special issue sticker. Just trace shelf/handling evidence to covers. NF. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

World's Fair House; American Contemporary Styling at its Best

By: (Formica Corporation) Loewy, Raymond; et al.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Cincinnati, Formica Corporation: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37713

Condition: Good+

Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 98 pages; Oversize paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Moderate shelf rubbing and handling wear to cover edges with short mild fray to covers at spine ends. Illustrated with color photographs showcasing the unusual color palette of mid-60's design. G+ View more info

Where the Streets Lead

By: Ahuja, Sarayu and Sanat Surti (Ills)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: India, Penguin Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16387

ISBN: 014025952X

Condition: Very Good-

8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Sound unmarked copy in color pictorial covers. Light general handling wear to edges and surfaces; mild curl at corners. Illustrated from drawings by Sanat Surti. VG- View more info

Timber Construction Manual, a Manual for Architects, Engineers, Contractors, Laminators and Fabricators Concerned with Engineered Timber Buildings

By: American Institute of Timber Construction (AITC)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons Inc: 1974

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 24023

ISBN: 0471025496

Condition: Very Good-

B&W diagrams and tables; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 752 pages; Snug and solid in black cloth with title lettering to cover and spine in metallic copper. Binding material pulled at crown with just superficial nicks to the material; binding mildly shaken in the spine. Illustrated throughout with B/W diagrams and tables. VG- ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Orsanmichele a Firenze

By: Bargellini, Piero

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Milano, Arti Grafiche Ricordi: 1969

Edition: First Edition; Limited edtion

Seller ID: 15548

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Color tinted photogravure; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 183 pages; Oversize, folio HC/DJ. 1st edition. Limited edition # 156 of 1500 copies printed. Text in Italian. Profusely illustrated with finely printed photogravure plates, many full page and color tinted. Tight, bright and fresh. No marks. Sharp clean dust jacket has a shallow chip missing to the front corner of the cover panel. Mild dust spotting to the whites of the rear panel and a mild stress crease along the... View more info

History of Modern Architecture--2 Volumes

By: Benevolo, Leonardo

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Routledge and Kegan Paul: 1971

Seller ID: Alibris.0003985

ISBN: 0710068875

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Maps, plans etc; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 868 pages; 2 volumes, complete. HC/DJ Square, sound books in original pictorial dust jackets. Prior owner, a noted scholar of design and architecture history, has made some scattered and neat margianl pencil annotations in a classic style. Vol 2 has his neat and brief use of highlighter to two slim sections of pages. Dust jackets lightly rubbed edges/tips. Books snug and sound. VG-to VG, both books and dust jackets. [Translatio... View more info

Development Policy Plan; Birmingham Township, Chester County, PA

By: Birmingham Planning Commission and Jack M Kendree and Charles C Shepherd (Plan Consultants)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Birmingham Township, Chester County, PA, Birmingham Planning Commission: 1964

Seller ID: 16352

Condition: Very Good

Illustrated maps; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Large format report bound in illustrated and title lettered card stock covers. Unlettered black cloth tape spine, as issued. Uncommon planning report preapred by Kendree and Shepherd in coordination with the Township. Approximately 135 page, printed single side. Includes numerous maps. Errata sheet and signed letter from the report planners are laid in at front. Uncommon. VG ... Oversize book may require additional charges f... View more info

Barcelona City and Architecture, 1980-1992

By: Bohigas, Oriol and Peter Buchanan and Vittotio Magnano Lampugnani

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1991

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 19547

Condition: Very Good+

Photographs, drawings, plans; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 239 pages; Oversize, square format in slick, wide flap-fold, title lettered covers. Bright, tight and very neat. Just mild sunning to the spine and trace shelf evidence at edges. Profusely illustrated with Photographs, drawings and plans. VG++ to NF ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Mario Botta; La Casa Rotonda

By: Botta, Mario & Edoardo Sanguineti, Alberto Sartoris, Pierluigi Nicolin, et al.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Milano, Edizioni L'Erba Voglio: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35550

Condition: Good+

Drawings, plans, elevations and photos; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 111 pages; Square format paperback in glossy, pictorial, flap-fold covers. 1st edition. Dual language text in Italian and English. Soundly bound and decent copy with a short rupture to the cover stock at the crown of the spine, mended with archival japanese tissue paper. Light shelf rubbing to cover edges; light soling to covers and a small sticker scar top front corner of the upper cover. Profuse... View more info

Urban America

By: Branson, Margaret Stimmann and Evarts Erickson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Glenview, Ill., Scott, Foresman and Company: 1970

Seller ID: 17442

Condition: Very Good+

B&W Photographs and Illustrations; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 240 pages; Paperback in glossy wrap-around pictorial covers. Square, sound and clean; no marks. A touch of shelfwear to covers. Hard to find urban studies/planning and sociology text. VG+ View more info

Colonial Architecture of the Pennsylvania Germans; With, the Pennsylvania German in Music. Pennsylvania German Society Volume XLI

By: Brumbaugh, G. Edwin and M. Claude Rosenberry

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Norristown PA, Pennsylvania German Society: 1933

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 19687

Condition: Very Good-

105 photo plates on glossy stock; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; The publication of Brumbaugh's superd monograph on colonial era building and architecture of the PA Germans, illustrated with 105 photographic plates printed on glossy stock. Includes Rosenberry's "Pennsylvania German in Music." 44, 60 pp. + 105 photo plates. In original light blue, title lettered paper wraps. Paper over spine split, chipped and furred with about 20% of the original usrface missi... View more info

The Origins of Modernism in Russian Architecture

By: Brumfield, William Craft

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Berkeley CA, University of California Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33435

ISBN: 0520069293

Condition: Good+

Photographs, plans - some in color; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 400 pages; Oversize HC in original cream colored cloth with title lettering in black to spine. 1st edition. Though snugly bound with very clean unmarked text, this copy is ex-library with residue of a catalog label base of spine and mild institutional indications to endpages. Tight generally quite neat ex-library copy. G+ thus. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international ... View more info

The Rudiments of the Art of Building; Represented In Five Sections

By: Bullock, John

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Stringer & Townsend: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24370

Condition: Very Good-

Woodcut figures; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 182 pages; HC 1st edition is soundly bound in original brown cloth with decorative blind stamped borders to boards. Decorative gilt title lettering to spine is rubbed and largely faded. Endpages toned; first and last few leavesmoderately foxed with just mild scattered toning and foxing to the majority of the text. Cloth rubbed and nicked at tips; corners lightly bumped. Illustrated throughout with woodcut figures. Solid copy of... View more info

The Cathedrals and Churches of Italy,

By: Bumpus, Thomas Francis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd Mead & Co.: 1926

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 33454

Condition: Very Good

1926 Dodd Mead HC 1st US edition Ribbed maroon cloth gilt stamped spine with titles and pictorial design. Blind stmped cover. Square tight and sound with minimal handling. Prior owner name inscribed, else unmarked. Lacks scarce original dust jacket. Otherwise very neat. VG; B&W & Color Photos; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 400 pages; 1926 Dodd Mead HC 1st US edition Ribbed maroon cloth gilt stamped spine with titles and pictorial design. Blind stmped cover. Square ti... View more info

Neue Projekte Dynamische Gleichgewichte / Dynamic Equilibrium

By: Calatrava, Santiago

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Zurich, Artemis Verlags AG: 1991

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 17624

ISBN: 3760880924

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket

German Edition; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Paperback in dust jacket. German/English edition. Bright, tight and fresh in immaculate DJ. No marks. Slight toning to paperback covers. Striking B&W photographs and renderings. NF/F. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Architecture et Industrie; Passe Et Avenir D'Un Mariage De Raison

By: Centre Pompidou

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Du Centre Pompidou: 1983

Seller ID: 33430

ISBN: 2858502021

Condition: Good+

4to 11" - 13" tall; 260 pages; Oversize paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Snugly bound with fresh clean contents, but with ex-library indications including a catalog label at spine and light attachments to endpages. Tight and fresh; graded down for institutional ownership indications but generally quite VG. G+ thus ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Open House in New England

By: Chamberlain, Samuel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brattleboro, VT, Stephen Daye Press: 1939

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 0810F584179

Condition: Very Good

B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 203 pages; 1939 Stephen Daye Books HC 3rd print of the original edition. Square sound and clean in original gilt lettered green cloth. Large fold-out map in immaculate condition. Profusely illustrated with lush, high quality B&W photographic illustrations of high points in New England residential architecture. Titling to spine slightly dulled. Solid neat copy, nearly VG View more info

Romance of the French Chateaux [ 2 Volumes]; Feudal-Renaissance-Bourbon

By: Champney, Elizabeth W

Price: $27.50

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1899

Seller ID: 24586

Condition: Very Good-

B&W and color Illustrations and Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1400 pages; 2 volume set is snug, solid and neat in heavy blue cloth with an art nouveau styled pictorial design in gilt to spines. Leather title labels at spine lightly surface rubbed. Cloth at spines lightly toned. Tea toned damp line across the lower edge of pages in the first volume, and across the lower edge of the rear board. Illustrated with tissue guarded B/W photographs and reproductions of per... View more info

Perspecta Vol 25 - Yale Architectural Journal

By: Chapman, M. Virginia (Ed. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1989

Seller ID: 33432

ISBN: 084785504x

Condition: Good+

Plans, photos & drawings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Oversize HC has been recased in heavy library grade, tan buckram. Tightly bound with fresh crisp contents but in a sturdy utilitarian binding and with ex-library indications to front and rear endpages. G++ thus ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Don't Panic; The Psychology of Emergency Egress and Ingress

By: Chertkoff, Jerome M. & Russell Kushigian

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Westport, CT, Praeger Publishers: 1999

Seller ID: 22512

ISBN: 0275962687

Condition: Very Good

Diagrams and pictures; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; Hardcover in publisher's slate gray cloth with titles in silver to cover and spine. Square, snug and clean; no marks. Prior owner's neat architectonic surname blindstamp to the top edge of the front endpage. Small drink ring to the surface of the rear board. Solid clean copy, likely issued without dust jacket. VG to VG+ View more info