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Image for Architectural Digest Volume XVI, Number 4 (c1955)

Architectural Digest Volume XVI, Number 4 (c1955)

By: Architecturaql Digest

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, John C. Brasfield: 1955

Seller ID: A35075


B&W Illustrations; This is a folio sized magazine with heavy illustrated covers and a glued spine. The spine ends and corners of the magazine covers have edge wear, rubbing and nicking. The bottom spine end has a one inch deep chip and the top edge has tearing to both front and rear spine joints. The text pages are clean and bright. View more info

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European And Japanese Gardens Papers Read before the American Institute of Architects

By: Brown, Glenn (editor) A. D. F. Hamlin, R. Clipston Sturgis, John Galen Howard, K. Honda

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Henry T. Coates & Co.: 1902

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32275


B&W Photographs; This book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some ground-in dirt to the book covers, along with some lightish toning to the spine of the book. The text pages aer clean and bright. There is some spotting to the foredge of the text block. There is a previous owner's inked gift notation on the front endpaper. "Only within a very recent period have arc... View more info

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Draftsman's Manual How Can I Learn Architecture? Hints to Enquirers and Directions in Draftsmanship

By: Camp, F. T.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, F. T. Camp: 1879

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31657


B&W Illustrations; This is a small pamphlet with thin paper covers and side stapling. This pamphlet is in Very Good- condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The covers have several edge tears, nicks and wrinkles. The text pages are clean and bright, though the first several pages have wrinkling and tearing as well. The title page includes an ink stamped firm name from the Architectural firm of N. H. Wheeler in Santa Fe, NM. This copy is dated 1879 - which is ea... View more info

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Make It Yourself: Architectural Models

By: Forman, Robert

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, England, The Studio: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31100


This s a small format book. The book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is toning to the front endpaper. The price clipped dust jacket has several edge nicks an a couple of small edge chips missing. "Model-Making ability is a valuable asset to every artist who aspires to industrial design and an absorbing hobby for amateur.&... View more info

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Nine Chains To The Moon

By: Fuller, R. Buckminster

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday Anchor: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A32594


This is a trade sized paperback book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued thus without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and rubbing to the edges of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked initials on the half title page. "This title of this book was chosen to encourage and stimulate the broadest attitude toward thought - if in imag... View more info

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Rooftrees Or the Architectural History of an American Family

By: Goodwin, Philip Lippincott

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1933

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30001


Color & B&W; Ex Library Copy. This book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There are several library stamps (top edge, front endpaper title page) and a library card pocket on the front endpaper. The book itself is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition in a sturdy library binding. The text pages are clean and bright. "It is the story of one Ozias Goodwin, of Braintree, Essex,... View more info

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A Logbuilder's Handbook

By: Langsner, Drew

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Emmaus, PA, Rodale Press: 1982

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: A35364


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized paperback book. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and wear to the spine ends and corners of the book covers and the corners of the front covers have some light creasing. The text pages are clean and bright. "Drew and his wife, Louise, own and operate Country Workshops, a secluded 100 acre farm ... View more info

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The Column and The Arch Essays on Architectural History

By: Longfellow, William P.P.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1899

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29475


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The covers have some generalized rubbing to the covers and spine joints. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a rectangle of acid burning to the reverse of the front endpaper from a laid in newspaper article. The foredge and bottom edges of the text pages are uncut. "Some of these essays have been already printed, and I have to thank the pr... View more info

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Your Engineered House

By: Roberts, Rex

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, M. Evans and Company, Inc.: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A34881


B&W Illustrations; The book design is by Edward Gorey. The book is in Very Good condition and Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The top spine end has several edge tears and some beginning fraying. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front endpaper. The dust jacket has edge tears, nicks and rubbing to the spine and flap joints. The spine of the dust jacket has noticeab... View more info

Image for The Shingle Style and The Stick Style: Architectural Theory and Design from Downing to the Origins of Wright Revised Edition

The Shingle Style and The Stick Style: Architectural Theory and Design from Downing to the Origins of Wright Revised Edition

By: Scully, Jr., Vincent J. (George A. Kubler editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 1978

Edition: Revised Edition; 6th Printing

Seller ID: 31421


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued thus without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine and spine joints of the book cover have noticeable sunning / fading. There is some light bumping and wear to the front foredge of the book cover. "Although this book is concerned with only one phase in the development of American domestic architecture -... View more info

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Design Process & Communications A Case Study

By: Straub, Calvin C.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Dubuque, IA, Kendall/ Hunt Publishing Company: 1982

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: A35458


B&W Illustrations; This is an oblong, oversized book with a spiral binding. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book covers are mostly clean and bright, but with some minor bumping and rubbing to the cover edges, aand the rear cover has light generalized toning and ground-in dirt. "Calvin Chester Straub FAIA (March 16, 1920 – 1998) was an American-born architect who had significant impact on architecture as both a designer ... View more info

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The Medieval Castles of Ireland

By: Sweetman, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rochester, NY, Boydell Press: 2000

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29255


B&W and Color Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "The arrival of the Anglo-Normans in Ireland is traditionally dated to 1169. Their impact on Irish history was profound and not just political and military. They also contributed to many other spheres of activity, not least architecture." View more info

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Frank Lloyd Wright A Visual Encyclopedia

By: Thompson, Iain

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, PRC Publishing Ltd.: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 29311


Color Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback. The book is in Near Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. "Frank Lloyd Wright is regarded as one of the greatest architects of the 20th century. With a life span that extended nearly 100 years, he was certainly one of the most long-lived. Over his lifetime he witnessed an age of great change as the world moved into the machine age." View more info

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ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF ROOFING IN AMERICA

By: Vogel, John N and Theodore J. Karamanski with William A. Irvine (edited and compiled by Christine Nolen Taylor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Rosemont, IL, National Roofing Contractors Association: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 25270


B&W Photographs; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some very beginning toning / darkening to the edges of the front and rear endpaper edges. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several small edge nicks and tears and some toning / darkening to the reverse of the rear cover. "One Hundred Years of Roofing in America traces the development of ro... View more info

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Ware's Modern Perspective: Plates

By: Ware, William R. (Robert)

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, William R. Ware / J. R. Osgood: 1880

Seller ID: 31724


B&W Illustrations; c1880. This is a portfolio of plates which accompany his treatise on Modern Perspective. This is a folio sized portfolio of brown cloth with three cloth ties at the edges. The portfolio is in Very Good condition, with wear, rubbing and beginning fraying to the spine ends, spine joints and corners. The cloth ties are generally clean and solid, though the tie to the rear foredge has broken close to the boards. There are 24 of the 27 plates present - al... View more info

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Woodward's Country Homes

By: Woodward, George E.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, George Woodward: 1865

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: 31656


B&W Illustrations; A later printing, not mentioned by Hitchcock, with thirty-four patterns. The first edition had thirty-one. This book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition. There is some light rubbing and beginning fraying to the spine ends of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The yellow endpapers have some ground-in dirt and foxing. View more info

Image for Architecture Man In Possession of his Earth

Architecture Man In Possession of his Earth

By: Wright, Frank Lloyd

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33990


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good- condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some biopredation (bug nibblings) to the bottom edges of the book covers -- the color is lost, though the cloth is present and in good condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has two large semi-closed tears to the top front edge, another tear to the bottom rear flap joint, and to the to... View more info