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An Apology for the Revival of Christian Architecture in England
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An Apology for the Revival of Christian Architecture in England

by PUGIN, A. Welby

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Used - Some occasional pale spotting, spine toned, some lightg wear at extremities of covers
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First edition
Published
1843
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London: John Weale, 1843. First edition. Some occasional pale spotting, spine toned, some lightg wear at extremities of covers. 4to (261 x 203mm). Ten engraved plates including frontispeice. [8], 51, [1] pages, half-title. Title and first two leaves printed in red and black, text printed within decorative border, author's engraved arms on title. Publisher's brown blind-decorated cloth, central… Read more about this item
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Design in Detail

Design in Detail

by Kohn Pedersen Fox

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Used - A fine copy
Edition
First edition
Published
2022
ISBN
9798218021160
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New York: Kohn Pederson Fox, 2022. First edition. A fine copy. 9.25 x 7.25 inches. 223 pages. Profusely illustrated in color. Original grey cloth, with photogrpah mounted on the fron cover.
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The Architecture of I.M. Pei: With an Illustrated Catalogue of the Buildings and Projects
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The Architecture of I.M. Pei: With an Illustrated Catalogue of the Buildings and Projects

by WISEMAN, Carter

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Used - A near-fine copy; jacket lightly rubbed
Published
2001
ISBN
9780500510674
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London: Thames and Hudson, 2001. A near-fine copy; jacket lightly rubbed. 11.25 x 9.25 inches. 340 pages. Profusely illustrated in black-and-white and color. Original cloth; pictorial dust jacket. First edition, with 356 illustrations included.
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Case Study Houses: The Complete CSH Program 1945 - 1966
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Case Study Houses: The Complete CSH Program 1945 - 1966

by SMITH, Elizabeth

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Used - Some staining to acetate; generally a clean copy
Published
2002
ISBN
9783822864128
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Cologne, Germany: Taschen, 2002. Some staining to acetate; generally a clean copy. 18 x 13.25 inches. 440 pages. Profusely illustrated in color. Original illustrated boards; printed acetate covering. First edition. "Modernist experimental homes. Prototypes for everyone The Case Study House program (1945-66) was an exceptional, innovative event in the history of American architecture and remains to this day… Read more about this item
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Towers: A Historial Survey

Towers: A Historial Survey

by HEINLE, Erwin; Fritz LEONHARDT

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Used - A fine copy
Published
1989
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780847810765
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New York: Rizzoli International Publications, 1989. Hardcover. A fine copy. 11.75 x 9.5 inches. 343 pages. Cloth; dust jacket. "Looks at natural towers, famous towers of the past, church towers, cathedrals, Islamic towers, pagodas, bell towers, communications towers, and skyscrapers.
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Peter Cook: Six Conversations (Architectural Monographs (Hardcover) #28)

Peter Cook: Six Conversations (Architectural Monographs (Hardcover) #28)

by COOK, Peter

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Used - A fine copy
Published
1995
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781854901521
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John Wiley & Sons, 1995. Hardcover. A fine copy. 12.25 x 10.5 inches. 144 pages. Cloth; dust jacket.
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The Historic Houses of Presidio Terrace (and the people who built them)
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The Historic Houses of Presidio Terrace (and the people who built them)

by MCGREW, Patrick; Edwin BAYRD (editor)

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Published
1995
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(Friends of the) Presidio Terrace Association, 1995. A fine copy in a near-fine lightly toned jacket that has a little light wear and a few small marks. 11.25 x 14.25 inches. 96 pages. Cloth; dust jacket. Inscribed by the architect on the title-page and with a typed letter signed by the architect laid in. First Edition. A collection… Read more about this item
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Dentro lo Spazio
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Dentro lo Spazio

by CAGLIO, Luciana; Nag ARNOLDI

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Published
1985
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Lugano: Banca della Svizzera Italiana, 1985. Jacket with a few small tears at edges but generally bright and clean, internally clean and unblemished. Text in Italian and English. Folio (12.5 x 11 inches). Illustrated in black-and-white and color. Cloth; dust jacket. Limited edition, number 84 of 198 numbered copies from an edition of 1200. A monograph on the… Read more about this item
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Mexican Churches

Mexican Churches

by PORTER, Eliot; Ellen AUERBACH

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Used - Spine faded with some associated fading on front and back, owner's ink inscription on front free endpaper
Published
1987
ISBN
9780826310231
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Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 1987. Spine faded with some associated fading on front and back, owner's ink inscription on front free endpaper. 10.5 x 9.5 inches. 20 pages. Profusely illustrated in color. Original orange cloth; dust jacket. First edition. "These churches have never before been photographed so thoroughly, with such meticulous attention to their exuberant… Read more about this item
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Kingswalden Notes [Pentagram Papers 16]

Kingswalden Notes [Pentagram Papers 16]

by PENTAGRAM

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Used - Light wear to wrapper edges, but a fine copy
Published
1970
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London, New York, San Francisco: Pentagram Design, 1970. Light wear to wrapper edges, but a fine copy. Oblong (7 x 9.5 inches). Original printed wrappers. The Kingswalden Notes are Quinlan Terry's journal recording the deign and building of Kings Walden Bury, a new country house in Hertfordshire, which was completed in 1971.
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Cesar Pell. Buildings and Projects 1963-1990
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Cesar Pell. Buildings and Projects 1963-1990

by PELLI, Cesar; Paul GOLDBERGER (introduction)

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Used - A fine copy in a near-fine jacket that is slightly toned along the spine
Published
1990
ISBN
9780847812615
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New York: Rizzoli, 1990. A fine copy in a near-fine jacket that is slightly toned along the spine. 4to. 288 pages. Profusely illustrated in color. Cloth; dust jacket. FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED by Pelli on the half-title, and with the recipient's address label affixed to title. A fine monograph on the Argentinian-born American architect, including a study of the… Read more about this item
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The International Style: Architecture Since 1922
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The International Style: Architecture Since 1922

by HITCHCOCK, Henry-Russell, Jr. and Philip JOHNSON

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Published
1932
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New York: W. W. Norton, 1932. A near-fine copy with a few small areas of discoloration to cloth, in a very good price-clipped jacket with losses at ends of spine and at lower rear panel. 4to. 240 pages. 82 full-page photographs of contemporary buildings, accompanied by plans. Cloth; dust jacket. Provenance: Samuel M. Nickerson (pencil inscription dated Sept.… Read more about this item
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Andrew Holmes: Addition (Folio IX)

Andrew Holmes: Addition (Folio IX)

by HOLMES, Andrew

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Used - A near-fine copy, internally bright and clean, with light soiling to the box
Published
1986
ISBN
9780904503784
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London: Architecture Association, 1986. A near-fine copy, internally bright and clean, with light soiling to the box. Square folio. 28-page pamphlet in wrappers; 20 silkscreens; together in black cloth clamshell box. FIRST EDITION, number 29 of 1000 copies signed by Holmes on the cover of the box.
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Life and Shape
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Life and Shape

by NEUTRA, Richard (1892-1970)

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Published
1962
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New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1962. 8vo. 372 pp. Plates. Original cloth; pictorial dust jacket. A near-fine copy with light wear to jacket, a few minor spots to sheet edges. FIRST EDITION. A fine association copy, inscribed by Richard Neutra to the photographer Barbara Morgan on the half-title: "To Barbara Morgan and her husband - who have suffered making the best… Read more about this item
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Rapports au Conseil Général des Hospices, sur Les Hopitaux et Hospices; Les Secours a Domacile; La Direction des Nourrices
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Rapports au Conseil Général des Hospices, sur Les Hopitaux et Hospices; Les Secours a Domacile; La Direction des Nourrices

by PARIS; CONSEIL GÉNÉRAL D'ADMINISTRATION DES HOSPICES

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Published
1803
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Paris: Imprimerie des Hospices Civils, 1803. Three parts in one volume, 4to (250 x 197 mm). viii, 200; [2], 67; [2], 16 pp. Half-title. Folding table at end. Late 19th-/early 20th-century boards. Provenance: Bibliothèque Imperiale (inkstamp on some text leaves and table, duplicate stamp). FIRST EDITION. Contains a "report on the administration of home help" and a "report on… Read more about this item
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Toyo Ito

Toyo Ito

by ITO, Toyo

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Used - Jacket with one short tear and some toning
Edition
First edition
Published
2009
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New York: Phaidon Press Inc, 2009. First edition. Jacket with one short tear and some toning. Folio. 231pp. Profusely illustrated. Original pictorial boards; die-cut dust jacket.
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Louis Kahn

Louis Kahn

by RYKWERT, Joseph

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Used - Slightest rubbing to dj, generally fine
Edition
First edition
Published
2001
ISBN
9780810942264
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New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2001. First edition. Slightest rubbing to dj, generally fine. Folio. Profusely illustrated in color. Original grey boards; dust jacket. New photography by Roberto Schezen. 185 illustrations, including 100 plates in full color.
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Londres et les Anglais

Londres et les Anglais

by LABÉDOLLIÈRE, Émile De; GAVARNI (illustrator)

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[nd]
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Paris: Gustave Barba, [nd]. Pale foxing, first few leaves with some light damp staining.. 4to. 380 pages. Frontispiece with 25 engraved plates throughout. Marbled paper over boards with gilt-stamped spine. FIRST EDITION. Text in French.
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Hus i Norge en Forste Hjelp til Forstaelse av var Byggeskikk

by BROCHMANN, Odd

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Published
1944
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Oslo: H. Aschehoug, 1944. 4to. 117 pages, including a number of illustrations. A very good copy in original printed paper wrappers.
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