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The Buildings of Tudor and Stuart Wakefield

by Brears, Peter (ed)

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Published
2019
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Fine
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First Editon
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9781907730788
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Donington: Shaun Tyas & Wakefield Historical Publications, 2019. A fine new copy. This book is published in association with Wakefield Historical Publications. Peter Brears, historic house consultant and food historian, has had a life-long interest in the ancient buildings of Wakefield and its immediate area: he recorded some in the 1960s and ’70s as they were being demolished. This handsome… Read more
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Lincolnshire Houses

by Roberts, David L

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Published
2018
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781900289719
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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2018. A fine new copy. 672 pp. 700 pictures.The book was the life’s work of the author, who died leaving it unfinished in 1997, though complete in draft. It was a subject on which he had lectured and contributed many ground-breaking articles in scholarly journals. It is now published for the first time, edited, introduced, indexed and… Read more
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Working-Class Housing: Improvement and Technology, Rewley House Studies in the Historic Environment, 9

by P. S. Barnwell and Marilyn Palmer (editors),

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2019
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781907730764
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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2019. A fine new copy. This book contains 11 essays exploring ways in which design and technology brought about improvements in housing for the working classes between the advent of the industrial revolution and the end of the Second World War. It covers both back-to-back housing in industrial cities and rural housing on country estates and in… Read more
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The Buildings of Tudor and Stuart Wakefield

by Brears, Peter (ed)

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Published
2019
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Fine
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First Editon
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9781907730788
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Donington: Shaun Tyas & Wakefield Historical Publications, 2019. A fine new copy. This book is published in association with Wakefield Historical Publications. Peter Brears, historic house consultant and food historian, has had a life-long interest in the ancient buildings of Wakefield and its immediate area: he recorded some in the 1960s and ’70s as they were being demolished. This handsome… Read more
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St Nicholas, Moreton, The Engraved Glass Windows & St Nicholas Church Moreton Guide Book

by Moreton Church

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Fine
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First Edition
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Moreton-in-Marsh: Cupid Press & Parochial Church Council Two booklets on on the engraved glass at Moreton Church and the other an illustrtaed guide to the church. It is the graveyard at Moreton that T.E. Lawrence is buried and where his funeral service was held. The outstanding feature of the church and illustrated in these booklets is the Laurence Whistler engraved… Read more
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The Seven Lamps of Architecture

by Ruskin, John

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Published
1855
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Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
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London: Smith, Elder & Co, 1855. A near fine copy, in fine modern rebinding in half brown leather with marbled boards, gilt decoration to spine and red leather title label. 14 engraved architectural full page plates, 205pp.. Second Edition. Half Leather. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The English Great House and its Setting, C.1100-C.1800

by Croom, Jane

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Published
2018
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781907730634
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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2018. A fine new copy of this superbly illustrated volume.Andrew Boorde, writing in the 1540s, advised the builder of a new house to choose a site which was close to supplies of water and wood but also had a good view. He further recommended having a garden and orchard, while a park full of deer and rabbits… Read more
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Lincolnshire Houses

by Roberts, David L

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Published
2018
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781900289719
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£45.03

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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2018. A fine new copy. 672 pp. 700 pictures.The book was the life’s work of the author, who died leaving it unfinished in 1997, though complete in draft. It was a subject on which he had lectured and contributed many ground-breaking articles in scholarly journals. It is now published for the first time, edited, introduced, indexed and… Read more
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The English Great House and its Setting, C.1100-C.1800

by Croom, Jane

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Published
2018
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781907730634
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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2018. A fine new copy of this superbly illustrated volume.Andrew Boorde, writing in the 1540s, advised the builder of a new house to choose a site which was close to supplies of water and wood but also had a good view. He further recommended having a garden and orchard, while a park full of deer and rabbits… Read more
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Church Architecture in Early Medieval Spain C.700–c.1100

by Reed, Peter

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Published
2016
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781907730559
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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2016. A fine new copy. This sumptuous and pioneering book is a much-needed account in English of the rich architectural heritage of early medieval Spain, beautifully illustrated with the author’s own professional plans, axonometric drawings and several hundred revealing photographs. It is written by a professor emeritus of the University of Strathclyde who has not only been… Read more
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Greek Architecture

by Lawrence, A. W.

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Published
1957
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£25.73

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Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1957. A very good copy in vg d/w. A superb and scholarly study by the younger brother of T.E. Lawrence (of Arabia). 327pp + 152 plates.. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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London: John Harding, 1809. 3rd edition (enlarged), xiipp +230pp 1 engraved plate frontispiece of tools but lacks title page, In contemporary quarter leather with marbled boards, a good sound copy. Owner's name to page of testimonies wirth a few contemporary ink notes. Some browning to paper but a good copy. William Pontey, British ornamental gardener, planter and forest pruner… Read more
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Cruck Building: A Survey, Rewley House Studies in the Historic Environment, 11

by Alcock, Nat, Barnwell P. S.and Cherry, Martin

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Published
2019
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Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9781907730795
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£61.75

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Donnington: Shaun Tyas, 2019. A Fine new copy. 416 pp. Crucks are principal timbers spanning from the ground to the roof apex (in the case of ‘full’ crucks), a significant component of vernacular architecture in Britain. More than 4,000 such buildings survive today, including cottages, farmhouses, manor houses, barns great and small, and even a few churches, with dates ranging… Read more
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Wakefield District Heritage Volume I

by Taylor, Kate

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Published
1976
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Wakefield: Wakefield EAHY Committee, 1976. This collection of articles produced for European Architectural Heritage Year and printed originally in the local paper is now much sought after. 148pp of articles on the local buildings of the wider Wakefield area. Bound in white card covers, this copy is in very good condition .. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 4to - over… Read more
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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2020. This book, the fifth in a series on places of worship in Britain and Ireland, contains 10 essays on a period of tumultuous change, in which a series of reformations, unique to each country in Britain and Ireland, saw the destruction of the medieval cultural legacy through iconoclasm and warfare. As religious beliefs and forms of… Read more
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The Architecture of Temple Moore

by Brandwood, Geoff

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Published
2019
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9781907730757
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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2019. Temple Moore (1856-1920) was one of the greatest British church architects of his day, designing a series of fine and varied buildings between about 1890 and the First World War. A devout High Churchman, he worked primarily for Anglo-Catholic clients who sought to express their faith in beautiful buildings suitable for liturgical settings. Like his mentor,… Read more
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Architect, Patron and Craftsman in Tudor and Early Stuart England

by Barnwell, P. S. & Henderson, Paula

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Published
2017
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781907730627
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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2017. A fine new copy. 250pp.. First Edition. Hardback. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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The Castles of Bedfordshire

by Petre, James

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Fine
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First Edition
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9781907730146
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£30.88

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Donington: Shaun Tyas A fine new copy. 128pp.. First Edition. Hardback. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Architectural History After Colvin,

by Airs, Malcolm & Whyte, William

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Published
2012
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9781907730320
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£38.60

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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2012. A fine new copy. 128pp.. First Edition. Hardback. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Wandering Architects. In Pursuit of an Arts and Crafts Ideal

by Drury, Michael

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Published
2016
Condition
Fine
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First Thus
ISBN
9781907730535
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Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2016. A fine new copy. 320pp. This is a completely revised and redesigned new edition of the classic work first published in 2000. It has a great many new pictures not in the first edition plus many corrections and additions in the text. The book is about a group of young idealistic architects who tried to practice… Read more
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