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Convention Centre for Metropolitan Toronto Feasibility Study

by Parkin Architects, et al

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Attic Books
Published
nd. ca. 1973
Condition
Very good
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$45.00

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Toronto, nd. ca. 1973. Spiralbound. Very good. 25 p. followed by plates and 78 p. appendix. 22 x 36 cm. Six full-page b&w illustrations + appendix diagrams. Some edge wear, with pages tearing out of spine fastener. Small mark on first page. Prepared by Parkin Architects Planners, H. H. Angus & Associates Mechanical Engineers, Jack Chisvin &… Read more
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Hector Guimard

by GRAHAM, F. Lanier

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Attic Books
Published
1970
Condition
Fine
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$15.00

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New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1970. Softcover. Fine. 36 p. 26 cm. B&w illustrations. Staplebound. Accompanied an exhibition held in various cities from March 1970 to April 1971.
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A Walking Tour of Historic Roscoe Village

by NICHOLS, Geri (ed.)

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Attic Books
Published
1989
Condition
Near fine
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$15.00

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Coshocton, Ohio: Preservation of Historic Roscoe Village, 1989. Staplebound. Near fine. 34 p. 20 x 25 cm. Fold-out map at rear. Numerous b&w illustrations. Staplebound booklet. Former owner's label on first page. Canal history, Ohio and Erie Canal map, architecture, glossary of architectural terms, tour of Historic Roscoe Village, suggested readings, village, map.
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Heritage Inventory For the City of Brantford. Areas One and Two. Volumes 1-3

by TAYLOR, Jill, et al

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Attic Books
Published
1992
Condition
Near fine
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$60.00

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Brantford, ON: Planning Department, 1992. Spiralbound. Near fine. 3 vols., mainly unpaginated. 28 cm. B&w photos in vol. 2. Spiralbound blue paper covers. Vol. 1 includes the inventory for downtown with architectural description and building history. Vol. 2 consists of photocopied photographs. Vol. 3 has heritage assessment forms.
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Temples, Ancient and Modern; Or, Notes on Church Architecture

by BARDWELL, William

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Attic Books
Published
1837
Condition
Good
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$150.00

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London: Printed for the Author, 1837. Hardcover. Good. xiii, [3], 234 p. 25 cm. 15 b&w plates with smaller in-text illustrations. Half burgundy leather with burgundy cloth. Corners worn, some wear to hinges and spine. Ink signature on front free endpaper and small label on front pastedown. Foxing to plates and nearby pages. Two plates between pp. 198-199… Read more
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Arkitektur i Norge: Arbok 1996

by GRONVOLD, Ulf et al

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Attic Books
Published
1996
Condition
Near fine
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$30.00

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Oslo: Norsk Arkitekturmuseum Bonytt, 1996. Hardcover. Near fine. 128 p. 28 cm. Mainly colour illustrations. Hardcover. A little rubbing to boards.
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The Lost Craft of Ornamented Architecture: Canadian Architectural Drawings, 1850-1930

by WEIR, Dr. Jean B.

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Attic Books
Published
1983
Condition
Good
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$30.00

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Halifax: Dalhousie Art Gallery, 1983. Softcover. Good. 96 p. 28 cm. Mainly b&w illustrations. Softcover. Crease in front cover, some wear to spine. Ink stamp on first page. Accompanied an exhibition held across Canada 1983-1984.
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Melnikov: Solo Architect in a Mass Society

by STARR, S. Frederick

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Attic Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very good
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$100.00

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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1978. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. xvii, 277 p. 29 cm. 259 b&w illustrations. Green cloth hardcover in mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Upper corners bumped. Inscription, probably by author, on title page: "For Y.L. in anticipation of his forthcoming book about a man who, unlike KSM, did not need a lawyer! F. Oct. 1978." Brown stain… Read more
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Inigo Jones: Complete Architectural Drawings

by HARRIS, John; HIGGOTT, Gordon

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Attic Books
Published
1989
Condition
As new
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780302006085
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$60.00

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London: Philip Wilson/The Drawing Center, 1989. First edition. Hardcover. As new/As new. 336 p. 28 cm. 36 colour illustrations, 111 b&w figures and 124 b&w plates. Brown cloth hardcover in mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. The first significant British architect of the modern period, Inigo Jones is remembered for the proportion and symmetry found in his buildings. Though this… Read more
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The Planning and Construction of American Theatres

by BIRKMIRE, William H.

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Attic Books
Published
1896
Condition
Very good
Edition
First Edition, First Thousand
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$150.00

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New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1896. First Edition, First Thousand. Hardcover. Very good. x, 117, 16 p. 24 cm. 69 b&w illustrations. Red cloth hardcover with black print. Soiling towards top of spine. Company name on front free endpaper. Thumbmark on plate across from p. 16. Cracked at pp. 6-7.
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Planning Successful Museum Building Projects

by CRIMM, Walter L.; MORRIS, Martha; WHARTON, L. Carole

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Attic Books
Published
2009
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780759111875
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$30.00

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Lanham: Altamira Press; Rowman & Littlefield, 2009. Paperback. Very good. xiii, 288 p. 23 cm. Diagrams. Softcover. Light wear. Some soiling to lower edge.
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Architecture and Nihilism: On the Philosophy of Modern Architecture

by CACCIARI, Massimo; SARTARELLI, Stephen (trans.)

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Attic Books
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780300052152
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$80.00

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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1993. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Theoretical Perspectives in Architectural History and Criticism series. lviii, 248 p. 24 cm. Blue hardcover in mylar-covered dustjacket. Introduction by Patrizia Lombardo.
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$80.00
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Vieux Manoirs, Vielles Maisons

by ROY, P.-G.

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Published
1927
Condition
Good
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$100.00

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Quebec: La Commission des Monuments Historiques de la Province de Quebec, 1927. Softcover. Good. Premiere Serie. 376 p. 27 cm. Mainly b&w plates with some colour. Grey paper covers.Torn spine tail and small tears in rear cover and last page. First pages have dampstained lower corners. French text.
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Ron Thom: The Shaping of an Architect

by SHADBOLT, Douglas; FLANDERS, John (illus.)

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Attic Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781550544121
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$50.00

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Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, 1995. Hardcover. Fine/Near fine. viii, 165 p. 26 cm. B&w illustrations and plans. Black cloth in pictorial dustjacket.
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The Toronto Star: Its New Home at 80 King Street West

by The Toronto Star

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Attic Books
Published
1929
Condition
Ex library-good
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$40.00

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Toronto: The Toronto Star, 1929. Hardcover. Ex library-good. 15 p. 31 cm. 5 sepia illustrations, including two-page centrefold. Also some smaller vignettes. Grey paper covers with pasted-on front cover illustration. Ex library with labels on front cover and front pastedown, ink stamp on rear of title page. Half title reads "An Invitation to Visit 80 King Street West."… Read more
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A Pictorial Pilgrimage to the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in the City of New York

by The Laymen's Club of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine

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Attic Books
Published
1930
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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New York: The Laymen's Club of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, 1930. First Edition. Softcover. Good. 38 p. 28 cm. B&w illustrations. Staplebound softcover. Edges and corners torn and chipped, especially the bottom. Large tape-repaired tears in rear cover along with large stain. Also some tears around staples in spine.
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Le Corbusier et Pierre Jeanneret: Oeuvre Complete

by Le Corbusier; JEANNERET, Pierre; BOESIGER, Willy; STONOROV, Oscar; BILL, Max

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Attic Books
Published
1973-77
Condition
Very good +
Edition
Vol. I Dixieme edition; Vol. II Neuvieme edition; Vol. III Neuvi
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$750.00

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Zurich: W. Boesiger et O. Stonorov; Les Editions D'Architecture Artemis, 1973-77. Vol. I Dixieme edition; Vol. II Neuvieme edition; Vol. III Neuvieme edition; Vol. IV Septieme edition; Vol. V Septieme edition; Vol. VI Sixieme edition; Vol. VII 3 Auflage; Vol. VIII 2 Auglage. . Cloth. Very good +/Very good. 8 vols.: 1910-1929 (216 p.); 1929-1934 (208 p.);… Read more
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Pulso: Nueva Arquitectura en Chile/New Architecture in Chile

by PLAUT, Jeannette (ed.)

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Attic Books
Published
April 2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9789568801014
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$45.00

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Santiage, Chile: Construco, April 2009. Second Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 245 p. 27 cm. Numerous colour illustrations. Hardcover in pictorial dustjacket. Introduction by Kenneth Frampton. Text in Spanish and English.
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Mimar: Architecture in Development. 43 issues 1981 - 1991

by KHAN, Hasan-Uddin (ed.)

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Attic Books
Published
1981-92
Condition
Near fine
Edition
No. 1 July-September 1981 - No. 43 Spring 1992
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$650.00

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Singapore: Concept Media, 1981-92. No. 1 July-September 1981 - No. 43 Spring 1992. Softcover. Near fine. 43 volumes of approx. 80 p. each. 30 cm. Colour and b&w illustrations as well as architectural plans. Softcover magazines with various covers. Very slight wear, some spines faded. "MIMAR: Architecture in Development intends to encourage the unification of building… Read more
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New York: Benjamin Blom, 1968. Reprint. Hardcover. Very good. Originally published by Robert Sayer, London, 1752. [25 p.]. 31 cm. 12 p. of architectural plans. Purple cloth with white print. Spine and edges faded.
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