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Early Lighting in New England 1620 - 1861

By Helen Brigham Hebard; sketches by Ellen Hatch Brewster

Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle, 1964. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 88 pages, blue boards. A very good minus over all, generally clean, sturdy hard cover first edition with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling and rubbing through at the corners; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed with slight foxing to the top edge and a previous owner's bookplate and name penned on the front endpaper. Without dust jacket.

$7.50

A World of Her Own Making: Katharine Smith Reynolds and the Landscape of Reynolda

By Catherine Howett

Amherst, Massachusetts: University of Massachusetts Press, 2007. First edition thus. Hardcover--cloth. Fine/Near fine. Quarto, 10 1/2" tall, xv + 396 pages, brown cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover with little shelf wear; binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket

$22.50

Fine Homebuilding: Annual Issue on Houses; Spring 1990, Number 59; House plans and ideas

By Mark Feirer (editor);

Newtowne Conn.: Taunton Press, 1990. First edition. Pictorial Wraps. Very good. Single original periodical. Quarto, 11 3/4" tall, 118 pages, color illustrated throughout, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, generally clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear and rubbing; binding tight, paper white.

$9.50

American Builder (Magazine), and Building Age: December 1936, Volume 58, Number 12 (Vol. , No.);

By Bernard L. Johnson (editor); et alk

Chicago, Illinois: Simmons-Boardman, 1936. First edition. Original Wraps. Good. Single original issue. Quarto 11 1/2" tall, 92 pages, stiff color wraps. A good, generally clean, internally sturdy magazine with moderate cover wear, chipping of the back strip at the spine top to bottom, and separation of the cover at the hinge as well as a short edge tear, interior very good, paper lightly yellowed with minor soilingand chipping Includes advertisements for home products, many home designes with much interior color. 19230's bungalows and small homes!

$19.00

The Wright Experience: a Master Architect's Vision

By [Frank Lloyd Wright]; Sara Hunt (editor); Margo Stiope (introduction); Balthazar Korab (photographer)

New York, New York: Metro Books, 2008. First edition thus. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. Folioo 14 1/2" tall, 176 pages color illustrated throughout, illustrated endpapers, hard cover. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the cover edges; hinges and binding tight, paper white Interior fine but for a small coffe stain at the top of the front endpaper. In a very good, lightly worn dust jacket. This is a large and heavy volume and will require extra postage.

$16.50

La Ciudadela: Biblioteca Mexico

By Victor Flores Olea, Jorge Glusberget al)

Mexico City. Mexico: consejo nacional, 1991. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Near fine. Oblong quarto, 8 2/3" tall, 75 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear, binding tight.

$9.50

Carl Larsson's Home: a colorful glimpse inside

By Ulf Hard af Segerstad; Karl-Erik Granath (pictures)

Reading, Massachusetts: Addison Wesley , 1978. First edition thus. Pictorial Wraps. Near fine. Oblong quarto, 8 1/2" x 7 7/8", unpaginated (approx 72 pages) color illustration throughout, stiff color illustrated wraps, Anear fine, clean, neat soft covber over all with minor shelf wear, binding solid, paper clean.

$9.50

Mill
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Mill

By David Macaulay,

Boston, Massachusetts: Houghton Mifflin, 1983. First printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very good/Very good. Quarto, 12" tall, 128 pages, maroon cloth. A very good clean, neat hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear but a slight cant to the spine; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white but a freckle of foxing to the top fore-edge. In a very dust jacket with light color fading to the top inch and a slight freckle of foxing to the blank side.

$16.50

Building Classical: a vision of Europe and America
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Building Classical: a vision of Europe and America

By Richard Economakis, Editor; Demetri Porphyrios (introduction);

New York, New York: Academy editions--St. Martin's Press / Ernst & Sohn, 1993. First edition thus. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near fine. Quarto, 12 1/3" tall, 299 pages, b&w and color photographs throughout, red boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover edition with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket. This is a large and heavy volume and wil require some additional postage

$35.00

American Ground: Unbuilding the World Trade Center.
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American Ground: Unbuilding the World Trade Center.

By William Langewiesche

New York, New York: North Point Press / Farrar Straus Giroux, 2002. First edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Fine/fine. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 205 pages, map endpapers, black quarter-cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition, second printing, with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a fine dust jacket with light edge wear and with the original cover price

$9.50

The Old House Journal's Historic House Plans: over 100 authentic designs etc; Spring 1994

By Patricia Poore (editor)

Gloucester, MA: Dovetale Publishers, 1994. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very good. Quarto, 10 7/8" tall, 154 pages, black and white and color, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, sturdy soft cover copy with minor shelf wear and rubbing, and with a slight ripple caused by improper storage, binding solid, paper white

$12.50

Small Houses

By Lila Gault & Jeffrey Weiss; Photographs by David Leach

New York, New York: Warner Books, 1980. First edition thus. Paperback--trade. Very good. Small Quarto, 8" tall, 96 pages, stiff wraps. A very good, clean, moderately worn soft cover edition, with a remainder hole punched in the cover corner; binding tight, paper white.

$7.50

Ways of Seeing
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Ways of Seeing

By John Berger

New York, New York: Penguin, 1999. Reprint. Paperback. Near fine. Octavo, 7 3/4" tall, 165 pages, stiff wraps. A near fine, clean, neat softcover edition with minor shelf wear, binding tight, paper white.

$7.50

Victorian Landscape Gardening: a facsimile of Jacob Weidenmann's Beautifying Country Homes (The Athenaeum Library of Nineteenth Century America)

By Jacob Weidenmann; David Schuyler (introduction)

Watkins Glen, New York: The American Life Foundation, 1978. Reprint. Original Wraps . Near fine. Folio, 13 1/2" tall, unpaginated (approx. 98 pages), stiff wraps. A near fine clean portfolio overall with light shelf wear ; internal condition fine, paper clean, cream white.

$19.00

Underground Designs [Architecture]

By Malcolm Wells

Brewster, MA: Malcolm Wells, 1977. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Quarto, 11 " tall, iii + 88 pages, wire saddle stitch, stiff beige wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover first edition over all with generally minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling to the wraps, but spine roughed and one corner bumped; interior near fine

$7.50

Homes of the Brave

By T. H. Robsjohn-Gibbings; illustrated by Mary Petty

New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1954. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very good -/good. Octavo 9 1/2 " tall, vi + 113 pages with intertextual black and white illustration, white titles on black quarter-cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover first edition with moderate shelf wear and exterior cover cloth foxed ; hinges and binding sturdy, with light foxing to endpapers and endpapers. In a good, edge worn dust jacket, with chipping at folds and darkening (yellowing) at the margins, and with the original price clipped.

$12.50

Building the Hewn Log House

By Charles McRaven

New York, New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1978. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Small quarto, 8 1/2" tall, 208 pages with b&w illustrations and photographs, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, soft cover edition with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper clean and just slightly yellowed.

$9.50

A. D., 55 9/10; Designing A House; Architectural Design Profile

By Charles Jencks and Terry Farrell; Andreas C. Papadakis, Frank Russell (editors)

London, England: Architectural Design, 1986. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very Good. Quarto, 10 7/8" tall, 80 pages, stiff illustrated wraps; b&w and color illustrations. A very good, clean sturdy soft cover with minor shelf wear and light rubbing at the corners; internal condition near fine with binding tight, paper clean, white.

$8.50

Illustrated Housebuilding

By Graham Blackburn

Woodstock, New York: Overlook Press, 1974. Fourth printing. Original Wraps. Very Good +. Quarto 11" tall, 155 pages. black and white illustration throughout, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good plus, clean, solid hard cover with light shelf wear, slight rubbing edges, with a cover crease; binding tight, paper cream white.

$8.50

Harvest the Sun: solar construction in the snowbelt

By Nick Nicholson

Ayer's Cliff, Quebec, Canada: Ayer's Cliff Center for Solar Research, 1978. First edition. Stiff Pictoral Wraps. Very Good. Oblong quarto, 9 1/4" tall by 10 3/4", 212 pages with black and white illustration throughout, stiff color illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat softcover with moderate shelf wear and light exterior soiling; binding solid, paper just slightly yellowed.

$9.50

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