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Homes of Old Woodbury

by Old Woodbury Historical Society

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Old Bookshelf
Published
1959
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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Woodbury, CT: The Old Woodbury Historical Society, 1959. 264pp. Tan stiff wraps. Waterstain to front cover only, contents are clean and unblemished, title has been neatly handprinted on spine. Illustrated throughout with homes of Woodbury, and also including homes in Washington, Bethlehem, Southbury, Oxford and Roxbury Connecticut. A good historical photographic record.. First Edition.… Read more
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Documents and Plans Submitted By the Water Committee to the Common Council of the City of Brookyn for the Year 1854

by Water Committee of the City of Brooklyn

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Published
1854
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
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$165.00

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Brooklyn, NY: Water Committee of the City of Brooklyn, 1854. 145 pp, 27 plates. Cloth rear board, front board and front free endpaper missing, spine retaped, title page is half deteriorated (facsimile replacement attached), dampstaining to first few pages of text, contents mildly age-toned, all plates are sound. This document includers the historic detailed proposal for the… Read more
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Miller's New York As It Is,or Stranger's Guide-Book to the Cities of New York, Brooklyn and Adjacent Places

by Miller, James

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Published
1870
Condition
Very Good
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$125.00

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New York: James Miller, 1870. 134pp. Marroon embossed cloth, gilt lettering to cover and spine. Large folding map, 4 folding plates and numerous full page plates. Extremities lightly rubbed, cracking at front hinge but hinged holding firmly, text and plates are sound, folding map has small archival tape repair. Compact and detailed early guide book of New… Read more
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Modern Dwellings in Town and Country Adapted to American Wants and Climate with a Treatise on Furniture and Decoration

by Holly, H. Hudson

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Published
1878
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1878. 219pp. Brown embossed cloth, gilt lettering, gilt and black decoration. Edges rubbed, some scuffing to boards, former owner's name on front free endpaper, text is lightly age-toned, faint dampstain to margin of title page, light foxing to endpapers, binding is tight. A sound copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo… Read more
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Catalogue of the Art School of the Art Institute of Chicago 1921-1922

by Art Institute of Chicago

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Published
1921
Condition
Good
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$15.00

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Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, 1921. 63pp. Grey card stock, orange and blue lettering and decoration. Moderate wear to edges and spine, glue residue in gutter of inside front cover, text and illustrations are clean. Listing of faculty, course descriptions, rules along with illustrations.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Papers Relating to The Improvement of the City of Washington, District of Columbia

by Brown, Glenn (Compiler)

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Published
1901
Condition
Good
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$85.00

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Washington: Government Printing Office, 1901. 91pp, 8 fold-out maps and plans. Half-bound red morocco, marbled boards, marbled endpapers and edges. Spine missing, covers edgeworn and scuffed, joints tender, contents are clean, 2 clean tears to frontispiece plan neatly repaired, short tear to inner margin of title page and next 7 pages neatly repaired, not affecting text, slight internal… Read more
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New York: C.M. Saxton Both volumes brown contemporary calf, 4 raised bands, black leather label, gilt lettered. No date, but publisher's address is 123 Fulton Street indicating probable publication of 1850. 96 plates (many tinted) of renderings, elevations and layouts with accompanying text. Both volumes are scuffed but bindings are square and sound. Volume I has… Read more
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$350.00
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Pictures for the Palace

by Fifield, Flora

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Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
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$12.00

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New York: The Vanguard Press, 1957. Unpaginated 48pp. Decorative red cloth. Corners mildly rubbed, text is clean, dust jacket is chipped and scuffed along edges and spine. The story of Eiji, the boy artist in Japan.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Nola Langner. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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De Romaansche Stijl (1000-1250) En Het Overgangstijdperk Naar De Gothiek

by Godefroy, J.

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Published
1912
Condition
Good
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$15.00

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Amsterdam: Wed. J. Ahrend En Zoon's, 1912. 155pp. Green bevelled decorative boards, gilt lettering. Met 21 platen en meer 300 figuren tusschen den text. 21 plates and 300 in text illustrations. Corners and spine chipped, light scuffing, hinges splitting and some internal separation but holding, endpapers darkened, text lightly tanned, occasional light pencil underlining. Text is… Read more
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Building Superintendence, Parts I, III, and IV (3 Volumes)

by Nichols, Edward, Belden, Edgar S.,Post, Chester L.

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Published
1916
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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Chicago: American School of Correspondence, 1916. Three volumes: Part I (1916), Part III (1926), Part IV (1916). 340pp. approx. Red hardcovers with slight rubbing to corners, contents are clean. Concise instructions on building superintendence including frame constrruction, concrete construction, plumbing and heating, inspection and legal considerations plus examination papers. ----- 3 volumes------. Hard Cover.… Read more
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The Architect In His Legal Relations; Instruction Paper

by Jones, Eliot N.

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Published
1916
Condition
Very Good
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$12.50

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Chicago: American School of Correspondence, 1916. 83pp. Red hardcover. Corners rubbed, minor spotting along front joint, binding is tight and contents are clean. Concise advice on the principles of architectural law.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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