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Cities Books & Ephemera

The American City

The American City

by Glaab, Charles N

Cities and People

Cities and People

by Girouard, Mark

American Cities In the Growth Of the Nation

American Cities In the Growth Of the Nation

by Green, Constance McLaughlin

World Cities:  London, Paris, Randstad Holland, Moscow, New York, Toky

World Cities: London, Paris, Randstad Holland, Moscow, New York, Toky

by Hall,Peter

1966. World Cities 3rd edition: London, Paris, Randstad Holland, Rhine-Ruhr, Moscow, New York, Tokyo, by Peter Hall, World University Press, 1966, 256 pages, loose pages.
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$3.19
Interpretations and Forecasts, 1922-1972

Interpretations and Forecasts, 1922-1972

by Mumford, Lewis

New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1973. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Full grey cloth, foil titles on spine & facsimile signature on front board, orange endpapers, x, 522 pp, index. Tape scars to paste-downs. DJ chipped at tail of spine; in Brodart archival cover. Wide-ranging essays by an author best known as an urbanist. Shipping weight 3 lbs.. 2nd ptg. . VG/VG. 24 X 16½ cm.
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$25.99
Micropolis in Transition

Micropolis in Transition

by Henry, E. L. (Ed.)

Collegeville, MN: St. John's University, 1971. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Sewn in white wraps, red & blue titles & decoration, xi, 395 pp, 10 figures, tables, footnotes, index. Corners of a few leaves creased. Study of St. Cloud, Minnesota, as an example of a small American city. Chapters by the editor (himself a former mayor of St. Cloud), John Redmond, Robert Weber, George Van Cleve, Gertrude Gove, Ken Scholen, John Koch, Tom Trisko, and... Read more
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$29.99
Edge City:  Life on the New Frontier

Edge City: Life on the New Frontier

by Garreau, Joel

New York, London, Toronto, Sydney, & Auckland: Doubleday, 1991. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Blue cloth spine with grey boards, gilt titles on spine, xiv, 546 pp, maps, bibliography, notes, index. One corner lightly bumped, else fine. DJ in Brodart archival cover. Joel Garreau coined the term "edge city" to give a name to the auto-dominated suburban business centers that contain more jobs than people; their population increases during... Read more
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$30.99
Better Transportation for Your City:  A Guide to the Factual Development of Urban Transportation Plans

Better Transportation for Your City: A Guide to the Factual Development of Urban Transportation Plans

by National Committee on Urban Transportation

Chicago: Public Administration Service, 1958. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Grey cloth, red & black titles & decoration on front board & spine, xiv, 96 pp, 15 photos, 15 tables, 18 numbered & 2 unnumbered figures, index. Mimeographed list of Procedure Manuals published by Public Administration Service is laid in. Spatters (perhaps coffee) to title & last pages, some cockling to top corner of last few leaves, otherwise very good. Plain... Read more
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$64.99
Urbs Bamberga, et Abbates Montis Monachorum prope Bambergam, elegiaco versu descripti

Urbs Bamberga, et Abbates Montis Monachorum prope Bambergam, elegiaco versu descripti

by HOFMANN, Martin (1544-1599)

Nuremberg: Paul Kauffmann, 1595. 4to (198 x 140 mm). Collation: A-K8. [80] pp. Italic (text) and roman types (shoulder notes and preliminary verses), a few words in gothic and greek types, three full-page woodcut coats-of-arm within ornamental borders, woodcut title ornament, head- and tail-pieces and initials, two metalcut tailpieces, type-ornament section dividers. Light spotting to first and last few leaves, overall slight discoloration. Late 19th-century English tan calf, covers with central... Read more
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$4,800.00
City Book:  planning and politics of Canada's cities

City Book: planning and politics of Canada's cities

by Lorimer and Ross

1976. City Book: planning and politics of Canada's cities edited by James Lorimer and Evelyn Ross, James Lorimer & Company Publishers, paperback, 1976. 223 pages, good condition.
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$4.32
The American City: A Documentary History

The American City: A Documentary History

by Charles N. Glaab

Homewood,Illinois: Dorsey Press, 1967 Wear and creasing to the covers. Otherwise a clean text, free of markings. . Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket as Issued.
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$4.25
Man's Struggle for Shelter in an Urbanizing World

Man's Struggle for Shelter in an Urbanizing World

by Abrams, Charles

Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 1964. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Full pale grey linen, blue titles on spine, xii, 307, [1] pp, 12 ff b & w photo plates, footnotes, index. One corner of fpd folded before trimming. This book is a distillation of findings from 14 reports for the United Nations on housing problems that Abrams wrote over about a decade in which he served in UN missions to Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Shipping weight 2 lbs.. First... Read more
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$19.99
Architecture in Philadelphia:  a guide

Architecture in Philadelphia: a guide

by Teitelmand and Longstreth

1974. Architecture in Philadelphia: a guide by Edward Teitelmand and Richard W. Longstreth, 1981, paperback, 284 pages, profusely illustrated in black and white photographs.
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$12.00
Great Cities of the World:  their government, politics, and planning

Great Cities of the World: their government, politics, and planning

by Robson,William A

1954. Great Cities of the World: their government, politics, and planning by William A. Robson, George Allen and Unwin Ltd, ex-lib, hard cover, no dj, 693 pages.
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$4.00
Cities & People: A Social and Architectural History

Cities & People: A Social and Architectural History

by Girouard, Mark

New Haven and London: Yale University Press. VG+. 1986. 2nd Printing. Hardcover. Stated second printing bound in red cloth. A VG+ copy in a Near Fine d ust jacket. There is a short inked note on the front fly's verso. Form er owner's name is stamped at the edges of the upper and lower page bl ock. DJ has a small piece of tape repair on the verso. The dust jacket has tape on the front panel's lower verso due to a 3/4" vertical tear . Shipping weight is four pounds. Additional shipping charges will a... Read more
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$15.00
CITIES AND PEOPLE: A Social and Architectural History

CITIES AND PEOPLE: A Social and Architectural History

by Girouard, Mark

New Haven: Yale University Press. Fine+ in Fine+ dust jacket. 1985. First Edition Thus. 1. Hard Cover. 0300035020 . FIRST EDITION. Hardcover with dust jacket. Bound in publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine. Printed endpapers. Illustrated with over 300 Color and B&W photographs. A social and architectural history of western cities from the Middle Ages up to the 20th century, exemplified by Constantinople, Florence, Siena, Ghent, Bruges, Venice, Rome, Amsterdam, Paris,... Read more
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$25.00
City Life Urban Expectations in a New World

City Life Urban Expectations in a New World

by Rybczynski, Witold

New York: Scribner. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1995. First Edition Thus. 1. Hard Cover. 0684813025 . Quarter bound in tan cloth over red boards, gilt lettering on spine, fore-edge deckle, illustrated endpapers. . The volume is in excellent condition, tight, square and clean. Former owner's notes on first blank page, else fine. Unclipped dust jacket shows mild shelf-wear, rear flap creased, else near fine. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 256 pp .
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$8.00
The Draughts of the Most Remarkable Fortified Towns of Europe, with a geographical description of the said places ... to which is prefix'd an introduction to military architecture, or fortification..

The Draughts of the Most Remarkable Fortified Towns of Europe, with a geographical description of the said places ... to which is prefix'd an introduction to military architecture, or fortification..

by BOYER, Abel (1667-1729)

London: printed for Isaac Cleave and John Hartley, 1701. 4to (220 x 172 mm). [4], 29, [1 blank] pp. Double column. 44 engraved plates, the first folding and unnumbered, the rest numbered 1-43, containing birds-eye plans of fortiifed towns. Soiling to title, light narrow dampstain to text and upper margins of first few plates. Contemporary English blind panelled Cambridge-style calf (upper cover detached, lower joint weak). Provenance: Martine-Marie-Pol de Béhague, comtesse de Béarn (1870-1939), by... Read more
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$750.00
The Urban Prospect

The Urban Prospect

by Mumford, Lewis

New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1968. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. White cloth, green & gold titles on spine, green endpapers, xx, 255 pp. Spots on spine and fore-edge, otherwise very good, slight soiling around edges, corners of rear board lightly bumped, scattered faint pencil marks. A nicely printed collection of articles on cities, originally published in various place from 1925-1968. Mumford does not mince words, as may be seen in the... Read more
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$19.99
First Cities

First Cities

by Whitehouse,Ruth

1977. First Cities by Ruth Whitehouse, Phaidon Press Limited, 1977, 204pp, paperback, back cover slightly torn,
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$4.00
Where the People Are:  Cities and Their Future

Where the People Are: Cities and Their Future

by Gay, Kathlyn (Ill. by Dan Nevins)

New York: Delacorte Press, 1969. WYSIWYG pricing--no added shipping charge for standard shipping within USA. Ex-Library. Yellow cloth, red titles on spine, ix, 148 pp, bibliography, index. One corner bumped, plastic jacket cover is taped to paste-downs and boards, usual card pocket & library markings including "Withdrawn" stamp. DJ front flap corners trimmed off, class code sticker, rumpled at bumped corner & spine ends, but not torn, rubbed or faded. From the DJ: "...a... Read more
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$24.69
Cities and People: A Social and Architectural History

Cities and People: A Social and Architectural History

by Mark Girouard

Yale University Press, 1985. Hardcover. Good/Acceptable. 1985. 397 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over red cloth. Contains black and white and colour illustrations. Well bound and clean pages, with mild tanning to text block edges. Boards have moderate shelf wear, with rubbing and marking. Heavy bumping to corners and crushing to spine ends. Binding remains firm, with dent to front top hinge. Binding remains firm. Unclipped jacket has light edge wear with minor tears and chipping. Moderate creasing, with... Read more
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£13.76
Yarborough:  living in a City That Time Forgot

Yarborough: living in a City That Time Forgot

by Kahn,Howard M

1973. Yarborough: living in a City That Time Forgot by Howard M. Kahn, Little Brown and Company, 1973, paperback, 211 pages, good condition.
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$4.32