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Burmese Design and Architecture.
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Burmese Design and Architecture.

By John Falconer, Elizabeth Moore, Daniel Kahrs, Alfred Birnbaum, Virginia McKeen de Crocco and Joe Cummings .

Singapore Periplus Editions, 2000. Hardcover First Edition (2000); probable later impression as there is no direct statement of First Edition. Very Near Fine in Very Near Fine DJ. The Book shows minimal wear to the lower extremities; else flawless; the.binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome, nearly--new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing unobtrusive cosmetic flaws only. Bright and Clean. Corners Sharp. Very close to 'As New'. The DJ shows just a hint of wear to the upper corner tips and the very mildest rubbing to the panels; the price has not been clipped. Very close to 'As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Squarish 4to. (11.3 x 10.3 x 1 inches). 224 pages. Profusely Illustrated with color photography by Luca Invernizzi Tettoni.Language: English. Weight: 3 pounds, 7 ounces. First Edition (2000); probable later impression as there is no direct statement of First Edition. Hardback with DJ. With over 500 full-color photographs and expert insights provided by leading archaeological authorities,Burmese Design & Architecture is a must-have for serious connoisseurs of architecture, design or Burma itself.

$35.28

Decorating with China and Glass.
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Decorating with China and Glass.

By Caroline Clifton-Mogg .

New York, NY Bulfinch , 2005. Hardcover First Edition USA (2005), so stated. First published in Great Britain in 2004 by Jacqui Small. First Edition USA (2005), so stated. Very Near Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: The Book shows a tiny, superficial dent to the top edge of the front panel; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a single unobtrusive flaw. Virtually 'As New'. The DJ shows a small, very faint water-stain at the bottom edge of the front panel; else flawless; the price is unclipped; mylar-protected. Virtually As New. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Squarish 4to. (10.25 x 9.5 x 0.85 inches).192 pages. Profusely illustrated with Color Photography by Simon Upton. 320 photographs in color. Decorated Endpapers. Language: English. Weight: 2 pounds, 8.3 ounces. First published in Great Britain in 2004 by Jacqui Small. Hardback with DJ.This is a large, heavy book. Domestic Priority and International customers should expect a request for additional shipping charges which will reflect the actual shipping cost to ship this book to your destination. We will be fair with you; we will charge actual cost plus the usual few cents to cover packaging costs.

$19.60

Oriental Rugs of the Silk Route: Culture, Process, and Selection.
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Oriental Rugs of the Silk Route: Culture, Process, and Selection.

By John B. Gregorian.

New York, NY Rizzoli International, 2000. Hardcover First Edition [2000], so stated. First Edition [2000], so stated (but see below). Very Near Fine in Fine DJ: Book shows only some faint scuffing at the top edge of the text block (this may have been a remainder mark which a previous owner - or more likely a book scout - has pretty effectively removed; hard to determine); else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. The DJ is flawless; unclipped. Very close to As New. May be a Remainder (see above); May be a Book-Club edition despite the First Edition statement (there is no price on the DJ flap or anywhere else); at least we can state with some assurance that this is NOT an Ex-Library copy. 4to. (11.3 x 9.45 x .9 inches). 176 pages. Profusely illustrated, mostly in stunning beautiful color, but there are also a number of vintage black & white photographs. Weight: 2 pounds, 9.9 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$34.30

Modern Furniture and Decoration.
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Modern Furniture and Decoration.

By Robert Harling, (Editor).

New York, NY Viking Press: Studio Books, 1971. Hardcover First Edition [1971]; later printing [1977]. EX-LIBRARY, showing the usual marks and designations, including a circulation pocket. Else, Good only in Very Good DJ: The Book shows heavy wear to the extremities; a couple of signatures are somewhat weak and have been reinforced with clear cellophane tape, perhaps by the library; the binding leans a bit and for the most part remains secure; the text is clean. Free of former owner's names, addresses, labels, or notations (except of course those of the library). The DJ shows only mild rubbing and faint toning to the white background field of the inside flaps; the price is intact. Overall, remains a serviceable reading copy in a handsome DJ. Folio. (9.5 x 1 x 12.6 inches). 208 pages, with Full-Color illustrations on virtually every page. Shipping Weight: 3.2 pounds. First Edition [1971]; later printing [1977]. Hardback with DJ.

$63.70

Art Deco: Entwürfe für Innendekorationen.

By Karl Leuth.

Stuttgart, Germany Parkland Verlag, 1988. Paperback Reprint Edition [1988]. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows just a hint of wear to the corner tips; binding square and secure; text clean. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder. NOT a Book-Club Edition. NOT an Ex-Library copy. 4to. 41pp. 40 Full-page color plates. Introduction by Stephen Calloway. Text auf Deutsch. Text is in German. Reprint Edition [1988]. Originally published in 1928. Paperback: Pictorial Wraps.

$19.60

The Style Sourcebook: The Definitive Illutrated Directory of Fabrics, Paints, Wallpaper, Tiles, Flooring.
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The Style Sourcebook: The Definitive Illutrated Directory of Fabrics, Paints, Wallpaper, Tiles, Flooring.

By Judith Miller .

New York, NY Stewart, Tabori and Chang, 1998. Hardcover First Edition [1998]; First Printing indicated. First Edition [1998]; First Printing indicated. Very Near Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: The Book shows a tiny soil spot at the top edge; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. DJ shows only the faintest hint of wear along the top edge and the mildest overall rubbing; the price is intact. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Large, Heavy 4to. 401 pages. Profusely illustrated with photographs in color. Hardback with DJ.

$21.76

Beautiful Barrier-Free: A Visual Guide to Accessibility .

By Cynthia Leibrock with Susan Behar .

New York, NY Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1993. Hardcover First Edition [1993]; Second Printing. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Very Good+ in Very Good DJ: The Book shows indications of very careful use: some light shelving wear to the lower extremities; the binding leans very slightly, while remaining perfectly secure; the text is clean. The DJ shows light wear to extremities and mild rubbing; two half-inch closed tears and the heel of the backstrip; unclipped. No longer 'As New', but remains structurally sound and tightly bound, showing just a little wear and a cokuple of flaws in a lightly worn DJ with a small tear. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Large Format 4to. xvi, 192 pages. First Edition [1993]; Second Printing. Hardback with DJ. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR.

$63.70

Les Portes: traditionnelles et modernes Portes d'Europe (French Language Text).

By Antoine Err and Ferd Dumont.

Editions Vial. Hardcover Very Near Fine in Very Near Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. The Book shows jsut a hint of spine lean; else flawless; the binding remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. The DJ shows only the mildest rubbing; else flawless; unclipped. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Folio. 287pp. Profusely illustrated in color. Hardback with DJ.

$94.08

Restaurant Planning, Design, and Construction: A Survival Manual for Owners, Operators, and Developers.
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Restaurant Planning, Design, and Construction: A Survival Manual for Owners, Operators, and Developers.

By Jeff B. Katz .

New York, NY John Wiley & Sons, 1997. Hardcover First Editio [1997]; First Printing indicated. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. Near Fine: Shows a small scuff at the upper front panel, causing a very short tear in the laminate; else flawless; The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. 247pp. Hardcover: Pictorial Laminate Boards. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR.

$34.30

Bragg About Your House.
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Bragg About Your House.

By Bette Bragg.

Boston, MA Branden Press, 1973. Hardcover INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Very Good in Very Good DJ: Both book and DJ show indications of moderate use. Book shows light wear to the extremities; slight spine lean; a thin, barely discernible line of discoloration at the bottom edge of the front panel; binding secure; text clean. DJ shows several short, closed tears at the outside edges; light wear to extremities; just a touch of soiling to the white background field of the rear panel; price intact; mylar-protected. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. 528pp. Illustrated with drawings in black & white. Endpapers decorated with photographs depicts interior decors. Copyright date 1973; LC number begins with "70". Probable first edition. Hardback with DJ. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR.

$24.50

Japanese Style.
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Japanese Style.

By Suzanne Slesin, Stafford Cliff, and Daniel Rozensztroch.

New York, NY Crown Publishers, Inc: Clarkson Potter, 1994. Paperback Second Ed, Revised & Enlarged. Second Ed, Revised & Enlarged. First Printing thus. Fine in Wraps: binding square and secure; text clean. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Oblong 64mo. 207pp. A Little Style Book. Photography by Gilles de Chabaneix. [Based on the Best-Selling Hardcover]. French Wraps: Trade Paperback.

$14.70

Daylighting Performance and Design.

By Gregg D. Ander, AIA.

New York, NY Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1995. Hardcover First Ed; Second Printing. Fine in Near Fine DJ: Book shows binding square and secure; text clean. DJ shows only the mildest rubbing; unclipped. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. 240pp. First Ed; Second Printing. Daylighting is the process of incorporating natural lighting into the design of buildings. This concise resource makes theory, calculations, and execution crystal clear with straight-to-the-solution examples and uncluttered language. In a practical, applied approach, this book covers daylighting strategies, materials, and methods of construction, including significant advances in lighting and daylighting technology.

$9.41

Architectural Digest, April 2000 *Hollywood at Home* [The International Magazine of Interior Design].

By Editors of Architectural Digest.

Los Angeles, CA The Conde Nast Publications, 2000. Paperback Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows indications extremely careful use: just a hint of wear to the lower outside edge of the front panel; binding shows barely discernible lean, while remaining perfectly secure; text clean. Remains close to 'As New'. REMAINDER, showing a mark at the bottom edge. NOT a Book-Club or Ex-Library. 4to. 396 pages. Features: Paperback.

$5.88