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Cass Gilbert Architect: Modern Traditionalist (Sources of American Architecture)
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Cass Gilbert Architect: Modern Traditionalist (Sources of American Architecture)

By Irish, Sharon

NY: The Monacelli Press, 1999. Oversize Paperback. NEAR FINE. As new except for faintest agewear to exterior page edges. 194 indexed, illustrated pages. 8.25x10.75x.8" Gilbert's buildings range from homes and the state capitol in Minnesota, to the Woolworth Building and Customs House in New York, the Railroad station in New Haven, Connecticut, and the US Supreme Court building.N9 2.3


Nine Chains to the Moon

By Fuller, R. Buckminster

Doubleday Anchor (#AO-29), 1971. Trade Paperback. GOOD+. Tight, bright, clean, square except for tiniest corner bump. Owner's name stamp on first free page. Faint age tanning to back cover. Light rubbing to cover edges. Tiny crease on top edge of front cover. Ink mark on top edge of front cover. (Original price?) Originally written in 1938, during the great depression, Fuller analyzes and questions the limits of our thinking and problem solving using examples still relevant today. 1.5


Snohetta Works
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Snohetta Works

By Snohetta, Lootsma, Lund, & Almaas

Bade, Switzerland: Lars Muller Publishers, 2009. (1st edition). Oversize Hardbound. NEAR FINE. As new except for Craig Dyker's autograph on first free page and slight curl from it's own weight. Book published on Snohetta's 20th anniversary in conjunction with "a major exhibition opened in Oslo's new National Museum - Architecture on 7 May… (and) "travelling exhibition… A smaller version of the exhibition show in Oslo...February 4 - April 3, 2010, Scandinavia House: The Nordic Center in America, NY..." Oversize hardbound, cream cloth with white lettering. 304 pages, lavishly illustrated with concepts and completed projects. 11.25x8.75x1.12" (28.3x22.3x3cm)


Antonio Gaudi: A Reappraisal

By Casanelles, E

Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society Ltd., 1965. Hardbound. VERY GOOD+. As new book and dust jacket, except for gift inscription on first free page and clipped corner on dust jacket. 124 pages of text plus 128 full page plates. 9"x6"x1". Orange cloth with black lettering and design.


A Continental Eye: The Art and Architecture of Arthur Rotch

Boston, MA: Boston Atheneum, 1986. Oversize Paperback. NEAR FINE. As new except for slight curl and small, light smudge on cover. Exhibition catalog ( Boston Athenaeum and Klimann Gallery of the MIT Museum, 1985-1986) which includes biography of Rotch; an essay on the Ateler Vaudremer and the Ecole des Beaux-Arts; A Checklist of known designs by Rotch & Tilden; and a checklist of the Exhibition - Selected watercolors by Arthur Rotch. 48 pages with 8 full-page color plates and 34 black and white figures, 10x8" (25.4x20.3cm) ISBN: 0934552452.


Deslandes Par Deslandes: Maison de L'Architecture

Paris, France: A Tempera, 1989 - Octobre. Paperback. VERY GOOD+. Tight, bright, faint age soil to exterior, slight bump. Many photos. 72 pages. Text in French. ISBN: 2907687018.