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Utrecht in steen. Historische bouwstenen in de Binnenstad

By Dubelaar, W. Ed.

Utrecht, NL: Matrijs, 2007. First printing. 192 pp., many photos (some colour), maps, indexes, biblio, glossary, etc., oversized pictorial hardcover, no dust jacket as issued. Fine unread copy. Scarce resource of the superb book on the subject.. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket.


LUIGI GHIRRI - ALDO ROSSI Things Which Are Only Themselves: Des choses qui ne sont qu'elles-memes: Cose che sono solo se stesse

By Costantini, Paolo

Montreal: CCA/Electra, 1996. First printing. 95 pp., many photos, mostly colour, squarish softcover. Exhibition catalogue with trilingual text (English, French, Italian). Brand new, unread copy. No owner's marks, no wear. Rare book.. 1st. Paperback. As New. Illus. by Ghirri, Luigi & Aldo Rossi .


St. John's Heritage Conservation Area Study: A Report on the Feasibility and Desirability of Establishing a Heritage Conservation Area in St. John's, Newfoundland

By Sheppard, Burt & Associates; Arends & Associates

St. John's, NL: Heritage Canada & The Newfoundland Historic Trust , 1976. First printing. 217 pp., profusely illustrated with photos, line drawings, floor plans, maps, biblio, glossary, oversized oblong softcover in tan wraps. Neat owner's bookplate inside, average wear to covers, mostly at extremities, couple of short edge-tears, minor staple mark. Scarce Canadian historical conservation resource on one of the oldest cities in North America.. 1st. Paperback. Good.


Archipelagos: Outposts of the Americas | Enclaves Amidst Technology

By ACSA Annual Meeting 2004 Miami

ACSA Press, 2004. First printing. Xxii, 662 pp., profusely illustrated with b&w photos, line drawings, etc., oversized softcover. Laid in: letter from the Executive Director of the ACSA, as sent to conference attendees. Very large heavy book requiring extra postage. Book is in Nearly Fine condition with almost no noticeable wear, no owner's name, just a minor bump/short tear to the head of the spine. We are rating this as just VG, since the original CD is missing from the inside rear cover.. 1st. Paperback. Very Good.


The Architecture of Arthur Erickson
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The Architecture of Arthur Erickson

By Arthur Erickson

Tundra Books, 1975. First printing of 2,500 copies. 228 pp., profusely illustrated with colour photos, Plans and Sections, List of Plates and Credits, oversized square hardcover in dust jacket. Text is Fine with firm binding, no owner's name, no noticeable wear. Dust jacket is Fair with significant edge-wear and tears, half-inch chip to head of spine, one-inch hole to rear panel near foldover. Scarce in dust jacket. . 1st. Hardcover. Fair/Dust Jacket Included.



By Plaskett, Bill

Lunenburg: Lunenburg County District Planning Office , 1989. Third printing, 1989. Pp. vi, 36 printed recto only with 78 line drawings, oversized oblong softcover. Neat owner's name on front cover, otherwise Nearly Fine copy with light wear.. 3rd. Paperback. Very Good.


How to Plan the Home You Want

By Wilson, G. Everett B. Arch.

Toronto: Collins, 1945. First printing, Canadian edition. Later published in the US in paperback format. 96 pp, many illustrations, plans, etc., oversized format in blue hardcovers, patented spiral Wiro binding. Nearly Fine copy with no noticeable flaws, no owner's name, no fading or wear to covers. A super copy of this uncommon and interesting book. . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good.


Burke's Guide to Country Houses, Vol. 1: Ireland

By Mark Bence-Jones

Burke's Peerage / Pergamon, 1978. First printing. Pp. xxxii + 288 pp., hundreds of photos of country houses, map endpapers, biblio, glossary, oversized format in red hardcovers, dust jacket. Text is Fine with no owner's marks, no wear or tears. Dust jacket is not price-clipped, has no tears or markings, just slight wear, mostly to the upper edge near the spine. A very attractive copy. . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


The Architecture of Rowan County, North Carolina: A Catalogue of Surviving 18th, 19th and Early 20th Century Structures

By Hood, Davyd Foard

Salisbury, NC: Rown County Historic Properties Commission , 1983. First printing. 386 pp., profusely illustrated with hundreds of photos, maps, glossary, appendices, index, oversized oblong softcover. This copy is inscribed by the author to a friend, dated 1983. A couple of short tears to the covers, otherwise a very attractive, unwon copy. Rare book. . Signed by Author. 1st. Paperback. Very Good.


Architectural Year Book of Foreign Architecture 1934

By Sullivan, J. Findlay Editor & Earle L. Sheppard, Architectural Consultant

Toronto: J. Findlay Sullivan , 1934. First printing. 140 pp., fully illustrated with photographs, interspersed with ads that would be of interest to architects, some colour, oversized format (9' X 12") in black cloth with silver gilt art deco design. No major flaws to book, no owner's marks, hinges firm, cloth not worn through. Some dustiness and spotting to covers. Tissue guards have been removed leaving stubs. Scarce book of art deco and traditional architecture as built in the 1930s.. 1st. Hardcover. Good.


The Sphere and the Labyrinth: Avant-Gardes and Architecture from Piranesi to the 1970s

By Tafuri, Manfredo

U.S.A.: The MIT Press, 1990. First paperback printing stated. 383 pp., 365 illls., notes, index, octavo format softcover. Contents Fine, appears unread, no owner's name. Covers have very slight wear only. . 1st. Paperback. Fine.


City of Oxford: A Survey and Inventory By the Royal Commission on Historical Monuments

By Royal Commssion of Historical Monuments for Oxford

London: HMSO, 1949. Second printing of 1939 edition. Pp. xxxiii, 246, 216 plates, large folding map in rear, glossary, index, oversized format in read cloth with gilt coat of arms, dust jacket. Text is Very Good with modest bumping to tips, original owner's name in pencil on ffep, Class of 1948. Cloth is bright and fresh. Dust jacket is age-darkened and edge-worn, as expected, but no large tears or chips, up to 3/4" from head of spine. Rear map present and in excellent condition. . 2nd. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


La Fondation Marguerite et Aime Maeght

By Malraux, Andre (intro)

France: Maeght Editeur, 1974. First printing. 97 pp., profusely illustrated in colour and b&w, plans, illustrated endpapers, oversize format (about 15" X 12") in photo boards, clear plastic dust jacket. Scarce with original dj like this. Book is Nearly Fine with no insciptions or damage to contents, very light wear to boarrds at extremities. Dust jacket is complete with light wear to edges. A very nice copy. . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Underworld: Sites of Concealment
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Underworld: Sites of Concealment

By Sach, Manfred; Kemp, Klaus. Peter Seidel Photos

U.S.A.: Hennessey & Ingalls, 1997. First printing, English-language edition. 144 pp., profusely illustrated with color photos, some line drawings, oversized format. Few small soil spots to white rear cover, otherwise Fine with no owner's marks, no noticeable wear.. 1st. Paperback. Fine.


James Stirling + Michael Wilford (Architectural Monographs No 32)

By Wilford, Michael; Stirling, James

London: Academy Editions / Ernst & Sohn, 1993. First printing. 144 pages, profusely illustrated with colour photos, diagrams, drawings, squarish oversized format, navy cloth. No owner's name, no noticeable wear to cloth or dustjacket. . 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.


The Interpretation of Architecture

By Gurney, Janice, Andy Patton & Alan Tregebov (curators)

Toronto: YYZ, 1986. First printing. Exhibition catalogue of architectural and related work by General Idea, Bruce Kuwabara, and many others. 40 pages, oversized softcover, many illustrations. Laid in: four large posters about 17 X 22 inches illustrating some of the works. Also laid in: One page leaflet with "Location of Works" and "Tours". All in Fine condition. Very scarce. Also laid in: a review of the exhibition by Carole Corbeil from The Globe and Mail, May 15, 1986. About half a page with two photos. . First Edition. Paperback. Fine.


Charles Rennie Mackintosh as a Designer of Chairs (+ ephemera)

By Alison, Filippo

London: Warehouse Publications, 1974. First printing. 106 pp., hundreds of illustrations, some colour, squarish softcover in dustjacket. No wear or owner's marks to text. Dj has some wear, few short tears to head of spine. Laid in: six page pamphlet on "The Mackintosh House, Hunterian Art Gallery, Glasgow". . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included. Illus. by Mackintosh, Charles Rennie. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


Seven Stones: A Portrait of Arthur Erickson, Architect
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Seven Stones: A Portrait of Arthur Erickson, Architect

By Iglauer, Edith (Arthur Erickson)

Harbour / University of Washington, 1981. First printing. 120 pp., many photos, mostly colour, line drawings, index, oblong, black cloth. Text is Nearly Fine with blacked out owner's name, minimal wear to text. Dj is not price-clipped, light wear to extremities, two closed tears to rear, none to front. An attractive NF/VG copy.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


The Mackintosh House (+ ephemera)

By Robertson, Pamela

Glasgow: Hunterian Art Gallery , 1998. First printing. 80 pages, profusely illustrated with colour photos and line drawings, oversize softcover format in french flaps. A superb copy, appears unread. No owner's marks, no tears. Laid in: 6 pp. promo booklet re: The Hunterian Art Gallery. Fine condition. . 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included. Illus. by Mackintosh, Charles Rennie . 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


Architecture and Urbanism No. 11: Louis I. Kahn: Conception and Meaning

By Kahn, Louis I

Architecture and Urbanism , 1983. First printing. 240 pp., profusely ill. in color and b&W, many line drawings, plans, etc., interviews, etc., oversize softcover in French flaps. A Fine copy with very light wear to tips.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.


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