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cover of Allure

Allure

by Vreeland, Diana

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Published
1980
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Garden City: Doubleday, 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. Folio. First edition of this much sought after photography book with photos by Avedon, Beaton, Penn and many others. VG with light overall wear, but quite clean in VG price clipped jacket with light wear to edges. Overall, a nice copy of a large and heavy book.… Read more
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cover of Billy Baldwin Remembers

Billy Baldwin Remembers

by Interior Design - Baldwin, Billy

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Published
1974
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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New York: Harcourt Brace, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. Oversized clothbound book in dustwrapper. A 232 pp illustrated memoir of the "dean of decorators". Near fine condition in very good unclipped dustwrapper.
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cover of Thomas Jefferson As an Architect and a Designer of Landscapes

Thomas Jefferson As an Architect and a Designer of Landscapes

by Architecture - Lambeth, William Alexander, M.D. and Warren H. Manning (Thomas Jefferson)

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Published
1913
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Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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$500.00

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Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1913. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine. Small quarto. Green pictorial cloth. 122 pp plus plates at rear. Tissue guards present. A lovely copy of the first edition. This is number 36 of five hundred thirty-five numbered copies printed at the Riverside Press in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Light… Read more
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cover of Hardy Holzman Pfeiffer Associates; Buildings and Projects 1967 - 1992

Hardy Holzman Pfeiffer Associates; Buildings and Projects 1967 - 1992

by Architecture - Hardy Holzman Associates

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Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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$35.00

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New York: Rizzoli, 1992. First edition. Cloth. Near Fine/near fine. Clothbound quarto in dustwrapper. Monograph on this architectural firm with preface by Michael Sorkin and with an introduction and interviee by Mildred F. Schmertz. 288 pp. Profusely illustrated in color. A lovely near fine copy in dustwrapper. A large and heavy volume.… Read more
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cover of Vienna to Los Angeles:  Two Journeys (Inscribed by McCoy)

Vienna to Los Angeles: Two Journeys (Inscribed by McCoy)

by Architecture - McCoy, Esther (Louis Sullivan & R. M Schindler; R. M. Schindler & Richard Neutra)

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$250.00

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Santa Monica: Arts + Architecture Press, 1979. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Simultaneous first paperbound edition. 155 pp. Foreword by Harwell Hamilton Harris. With some black and white illustrations. A very good copy. Paperbound square quarto. INSCRIBED by McCoy and dated in 1981. Collects and analyzes letters between Louis Sullivan and… Read more
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cover of The Design of Dissent

The Design of Dissent

by Design - Glaser, Milton & Mirko Ilic (Foreword by Tony Kushner)

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Published
2005
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First edition
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$80.00

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Gloucester: Rockport Publishers, 2005. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/near fine. Hardbound quarto in dustwrapper. 239 pp. Illustrated primarily in color. Foreword by Tony Kushner. Steven Heller interviews Milton Glaser. A marvelous collection of protest poster art from all over the globe. Small blemish to bottom of front board else a solid near… Read more
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Eileen Gray; Eine Architektur Fur Alle Sinne

by Architecture - Gray, Eileen

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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$30.00

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Wasmuth and Cambridge: Deutsches Architektur-Museum and Harvard University Graduate School of Design, 1996. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. Tall thick paperbound quarto. 209 pp. Includes texts in german and English by Caroline Constant and Wilfried Wang among others. A near fine copy. Illustrated monograph in black and white with some color images. A… Read more
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cover of Adhocism; The Case for Improvisation

Adhocism; The Case for Improvisation

by Design - Jencks, Charles and Nathan Silver

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$150.00

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Garden City: Doubleday, 1972. First edition. Cloth. Very Good/good. Small clothbound quarto. 216 pp. Illustrated in black and white. A book that advocates for using the principles of adhocism to help solve problems and design new ways for living and enjoying life. Remainder spray to lower edge else a clean very good clothbound copy… Read more
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cover of 20 Lotus International Quarterly Architectural Review / Rivista Trimestrale di Architeturra

20 Lotus International Quarterly Architectural Review / Rivista Trimestrale di Architeturra

by Architecture - Pierluigi, Nicolin, Rota, Italo and Gabriella Borsano, Eds

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$47.50

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Italy: Gruppo Editorale Electa S. p. A., 1978. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Square paperbound quarto. Texts in English and Italian. Printed name to inside rear covers, else a clean very good plus copy in square bound illustrated wrappers. Illustrated in color and black and white. Issue 20 of this distinguished architectural journal punlished… Read more
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cover of 25 Lotus International Quarterly Architectural Review / Rivista Trimestrale di Architeturra

25 Lotus International Quarterly Architectural Review / Rivista Trimestrale di Architeturra

by Architecture - Pierluigi, Nicolin, Rota, Italo and Gabriella Borsano, Eds

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$47.50

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Italy: Gruppo Editorale Electa S. p. A., 1978. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Square paperbound quarto. Texts in English and Italian. Printed name to inside front cover, else a clean very good plus copy in square bound illustrated wrappers. Illustrated in color and black and white. Issue 25 of this distinguished architectural journal punlished… Read more
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cover of Design - Formgebung fur jedermann, Typen und Prototypen Ausstellung im Kunstgewerbemuseum

Design - Formgebung fur jedermann, Typen und Prototypen Ausstellung im Kunstgewerbemuseum

by Design - Various

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Published
1983
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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$25.00

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Zurich: Museum fur Gestaltung, 1983. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. Oblong bound wrappers. 238 pp. Text in german. Substantial catalog from a 1983 Swiss exhibition of domestic household design elements. A close to fine copy in bound red wrappers printed in red and white.
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cover of Mario Botta - Bank am Aeschenplatz Basel; Geschichte einer Zusammenarbeit

Mario Botta - Bank am Aeschenplatz Basel; Geschichte einer Zusammenarbeit

by Architecture - Isler, Vera and Markus Mader (Mario Botta)

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Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition
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$45.00

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Basel: Birkhauser verlag, 1995. First edition. Cloth. Fine/fine. Wide clothbound quarto in dustwrapper. 185 pp. Illustrated in both color and black and white. Text in German by Isler and Mader. A fine clothbound copy in fine dustwrapper. A large and heavy volume.
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cover of Mode Drawing Costume (Signed)

Mode Drawing Costume (Signed)

by Fashion - Isao Yajima

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
Later printing
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$40.00

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Japan: Atorie, 1989. Later printing. Paperback. Fine/very good. Square paperbound quarto.in glossy dustwrapper. Text in English and Japanese. Illustrated mostly in color. Unpaginated. A fine copy in plain white bound wrappers in very good illustrated paper dustwrapper. Price sticker to rear panel. This copy has been SIGNED by the artist.
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cover of Charles and Ray Eames; Designers of the Twentieth Century

Charles and Ray Eames; Designers of the Twentieth Century

by Design - Kirkham, Pat (Charles and Ray Eames)

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second printing
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$42.50

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Cambridge and London: MIT Press, 1996. Second printing. Paperback. Near Fine. Thick paperbound quarto. 486 pp. Stated second printing of this impressive monograph on the Eames. A lovely near fine copy in thick bound photo-illustrated wrappers. Illustrated in color and black and white. Recommended.
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cover of Revolution Typographique depuis Stephane Mallarme

Revolution Typographique depuis Stephane Mallarme

by Typography / Concrete Poetry - Damase, Jacques

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$650.00

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Geneve: Galerie Motte, 1966. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Thick paperbound quarto. 130 numbered pages followed by a Table Des Oeuvres Reproduites. Correct first edition of this extraordinary volume on the influences of modern art movements on the evolution of typography. With essay in French by Jacques Damase and including extensive examples from artists … Read more
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cover of La Donation Kartell; Un Environment Plastique 1949 - 1999

La Donation Kartell; Un Environment Plastique 1949 - 1999

by Design - Jousset, Marie Laure, Direction

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$45.00

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Paris: Editions du Centre Pompidou, 2000. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Paperbound 8vo. 93 pp. Text in French by Elisabeth Vedrenne, Valerie Guillaume and others. Illustrated in color. A very good copy in bound glossy illustrated wrappers.
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cover of Mario Botta Cinque Architetture (Inscribed to Terence Riley)

Mario Botta Cinque Architetture (Inscribed to Terence Riley)

by Architecture - Botta, Mario

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Published
1996
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$250.00

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Milano: Skira, 1996. First edition. Paperback. Very Good. Paperbound quarto. Text in Italian by Giovanni Pozzi, Emilio Pizzi, Virginia Baradel and others. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Monograph on Botta. A very good copy in stiff illustrated wrappers with wide French flaps. This copy has been INSCRIBED by Botta to Terence Riley and dated… Read more
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cover of Morphosis - Buildings and Projects 1993 - 1997

Morphosis - Buildings and Projects 1993 - 1997

by Architecture - Mayne, Thom and Anthony Vidler

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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$75.00

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New York: Rizzoli, 1999. First edition. Paperback. Very Good/very good. Thick paperbound quarto in printed glassine wrapper. Unpaginated. With profuse illustrations in color. A large and heavy volume. Lightly worn. A very good copy overall with a couple of small tears to glassine.
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cover of Show Show San Keller; Manor Kunstpreis Janton Bern / Prix culturel Manor pour le canton de Berne

Show Show San Keller; Manor Kunstpreis Janton Bern / Prix culturel Manor pour le canton de Berne

by Design - Keller, San

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Published
2009
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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$50.00

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Biel / Bienne: CentrePasquArt, 2009. First edition. Paperback. Near Fine. Oversize paperbound 8vo. 103 pp. Catalog from a 2009 exhibition. Text in German by Dolores Denaro. A near fine example in bound printed wrappers.
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cover of Geoff McFetridge Gas Book 03 - Short History Representative Image Project (Signed with Full Page Drawing)

Geoff McFetridge Gas Book 03 - Short History Representative Image Project (Signed with Full Page Drawing)

by Graphic Design - McFetridge, Geoff

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Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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$500.00

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Tokyo: Masanori Omae, 2002. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 4to. Monograph of graphic designer and award winning design recipient Geoff McFetridge. One corner bump, else a fine copy in illustrated boards. Issued without dustwrapper. This copy benefits from an Original Drawing by the artist and with his signature underneath. Quite rare to find… Read more
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