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Plan of Chicago

by Burnham, Daniel Hudson and Bennett, Edward h

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Used - Near Fine
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780306712616
ISBN 10
030671261x
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Palo Alto, California
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Reading, Mass.: Da Capo Press, 1970. Pp. 8+18+164, many illus. and maps in color + 16 pls. (incl 11 fold.) + 9 maps (incl 6 fold.); index. (New intro. by W.R. Hasbrouck). Unabridged republication of the 1909 first edition, Vol. 29, Da Capo Press Series in Architecture and Decorative Art. Text illuminated by perspectives in color by Jules Guerin; B/W illustrations by Jules Janin. "...the prototypical city plan to which virtually every similar work undertaken since has been substantially indebted...Largely unprecedented." Near Fine, unmarked book in Near Fine dustjacket in mylar sleeve.. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.
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Play Areas, Their Design and Equipment

by Playground and Recreation Association of America, George D. Butler, Ed.

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Used - Very Good
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First Edition, Assumed
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Hardcover
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Palo Alto, California
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New York: A.S. Barnes and Co., 1928. Pp. xvi+206 with many photographic plates and plans (line and half-tone); appendices, A, on engineering considerations and B, biblio, plus index; very light library marks on frontispiece and in biblio. A chapter on 'home-made apparatus' contains still-applicable detailed plans for e.g., a swing set, see-saw, etc. The book states its purpose as '.bring[ing] together in one volume the best available information.The problems and needs of towns and small and medium sized cities have been given special consideration.' Specific illustrations include a photograph of a 'playground for little children in Hartford, Connecticut,' the Eugene Field Playground of Oak Park, Illinois, (plan and photographic plate), and the plan for Rinconada Park, Palo Alto, California.. First Edition, Assumed. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library, Minimal Marks.
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Population Statistics: Vol. 1, National Data; Vol. 2, State Data; Vol. 3, Urban Data

by U.S. National Resources Committee

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  • Paperback
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Used - Very Good, Covers Rubbed
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First Edition, Assumed
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Paperback
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Washington, D.C.: U.S. Govt. Printing Office, 1937. Consists of three separate volumes, each in light grey cardstock covers in slightly soiled VG condition with penciled former owners/readers initials on front covers; interiors all VG. Vols. 1 & 2, exclusive content is tables, mostly full-page; Vol. 3 is mostly narrative, Vol. 1, pp. iv+107; Vol. 2, pp. ii+67, Vol. 3, pp. iii+52 in dbl. cols. with extensive tables, some full-page, some light pencil highlighting in margins.. First Edition, Assumed. Printed Wraps. Very Good, Covers Rubbed/No Jacket. Large 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Ex-organization and Book Store.
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The Problems of a Changing Population: Report of the Committee on Population Problems to the National Resources Committee

by U.S. National Resources Committee

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Used - Somewhat Rubbed, Else Good
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First Edition, Assumed
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Paperback
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Washington, D.C.: U.S. Govt. Printing Office, 1938. Pp. iv+306 in dbl. cols, 3 append. from pp. 252, index pp. 299-306, many tables, three multi-color maps, fold.; light grey cardstock wraps (well-rubbed), chipped alone spine and at corners, a few small tears, interior VG+. Committee on Population Problems chaired by Edwin Wilson, this represents the cumulative demographic statement from the New Deal coming in Roosevelt's 2nd term.. First Edition, Assumed. Printed Wraps. Somewhat Rubbed, Else Good/No Jacket. Large 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Ex-organization and Book Store.
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Proceedings of the Ninth National Conference on City Planning, Kansas City, May 7-9, 1917

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Used - Very Good
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First Edition, Assumed
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Paperback
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New York, 1917. Pp vii+306; maroon cloth over boards, maroon titles on cream paper labels on front cover and spine (label on spine is discolored). Covers have minor shelf wear on spine and corners, paper is yellowed; otherwise a very good copy with hinges and binding tight. As with all editions of this series, papers are presented in full with discussions summarized. Reports focus on transportation, traffic, congestion, park systems, zoning, etc.. First Edition, Assumed. Original Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-organization and Book Store.
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Proceedings of the Fourteenth National Conference on City Planning, Springfield, Massachusetts, June 5-7, 1922

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  • very good
  • Paperback
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Used - Very Good
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First Edition, Assumed
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Paperback
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1922. Pp (4)+214; full page photographic plate facing title page and five other pages of photographic plates as well as one full page half-tone diagram, "Distribution of Recreation Facilities in an American City"; maroon cloth over boards, maroon titles on cream paper labels on front cover and spine (label on spine is discolored). Covers have minor shelf wear on spine and corners, paper is yellowed; otherwise a very good copy with hinges and binding tight. As with all editions of this series, papers are presented in full with discussions summarized.. First Edition, Assumed. Original Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-organization and Book Store.
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Proceedings of the Eleventh National Conference on City Planning, Niagara Falls and Buffalo, N.Y., May 26-28, 1919

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  • Paperback
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Used - Very Good
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First Edition, Assumed
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Paperback
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Boston, 1919. Pp (3)+205; maroon cloth over boards, maroon titles on cream paper labels on front cover and spine (label on spine is discolored). Covers have minor shelf wear on spine and corners, paper is yellowed; otherwise a very good copy with hinges and binding tight. As with all editions of this series, papers are presented in full with discussions summarized.. First Edition, Assumed. Original Wraps. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-organization and Book Store.
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Public Work Reserve, Manual of Procedures for the Field Staff, Part I - Procedures Covering Capital Improvements; Part II - Procedures Covering Public Services

by Federal Works Agency, Work Projects Administration

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  • good
  • Paperback
Condition
Used - Good
Edition
Revised and Reprinted
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Paperback
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Washington, D.C., 1941. Published in two parts, sold here as a single item. Originally printed August 1, 1941, this is a revised printing, Oct. 13, 1941. Part I (pp. 6+5+75), Part II (pp. 7+5+33+4+11+2+2+7) , both stapled, stenographic printing on one side only with included forms on two sides; pages yellowed but intact except that last sheet of Part II has come free of the staple and is somewhat creased, though not torn.. Revised and Reprinted. Stapled Stenograph. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-organization and Book Store.
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