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Feste Des Lebens Und Der Kunst, Eine Betrachtung Des Theaters Als Hochsten Kultursymbols ( Festival of Life and Art: a Consideration of Theater as the Highes Cultural Symbol by BEHRENS, PETER

Leipzig: Eugen Diederichs, 1900. Large 8vo, thick gray wrappers with title printed in black, flanked with design of gilt flames rising from urns. Slight stain on back cover else fine. Decorative frontispiece with a pair of caryatids bearing faceted crysta...

From marilyn braiterman rare books

$1,850.00


LA MOSQUEE DU SULTAN HASSAN AU CAIRE, OUVRAGE PUBLIE PAR LE COMITE DE CONSERVATION DES MONUMENTS DE L'ART ARABE by MAX HERZ BEY

Cairo: IFAO, 1899 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall. TITLE PAGE IN BLACK AND RED WITH KHEDIVAL ARM, PREFACE BY THE COMMITEE, INTRODUCTION, 34PP OF TEXT IN FRENCH INCLUDING ARABIC AND 8 FIGURES, 20 FULL PAGE PLATES, PLATE 15 ...

From Archive

$9,500.00


Mies Van Der Rohe The Art of Structure by Werner BLASER [ inscribed by Mies Van Der Rohe]

NY: Frederick A. Praeger, Inc., 1965. Book. Illus. by Illustrated. Very Good. Hardcover. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Mies Van der Rohe is one of the most influential architects of the 20th century. The master of the modern steel-and-glass skyscra...

From Peter Austern & Co. Books & Ephemera / Brooklyn Books

$3,500.00


The Japanese House: a Tradition for Contemporary Architecture by Engel, Heinrich

First Edition; later printing 1978 [1964] Beautiful book; unmarked, secure, and bright. No tears, creases, or musty odor. Explores traditional Japanese architecture with its flexibility of partitions and room functions.Engel includes architectural plans, ...

From Pontaccio

$324.00


Promotional Poster for: FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT The Masterworks by Wright, Frank Lloyd

New York (1999): Rizzoli Publisher's promotional poster, no date (1999), featuring a Paul Rocheleau color photograph of Falling Waters, the famous Wright-designed home in Mill Run, Pa. Near Fine, faint creases in margins. A lovely poster, highly suit...

From Dale Steffey Books

$250.00


CASE STUDY HOUSES: by Smith, Elizabeth A. T

Cologne: Taschen GmbH, 2002. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/fine. Shulman. Edited by Peter Goessel. Epilogue, and photography, by Julius Shulman. Oblong folio. Illustrated boards. Illustrated end papers. 440 Pages, with Architects' Biographies and Inde...

From Waugh Books

$245.00


Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe ( Masters of World Architecture Series ) by Drexler, Arthur

New York: George Braziller, 1960. Fine in Fine dust jacket, front flap top corner clipped, but price of $4.95 printed to left of clip. A Fine and fresh copy !. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. Tall 8vo. ...

From Dale Steffey Books

$100.00


English Chimney-Pieces: Their Design and Development From the Earliest Times to the Nineteenth Century by Rothery, Guy Cadogan and A.L. Kocher

New York: Architectural Book Publishing Co./John Tiranti, 1927. Book. Very Good. Portfolio. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. ribbon-tied portfolio covers containing xi-16pp text and table of contents in an edgebound leaflet, and 190 illustrations on...

From Milliway's Books

$325.00


Seven lamps of architecture by Ruskin, John

George Allen. Sunnyside, Orpington, Kent. 1889. 4to. xii, (1), (1), 222, (1) pp. 14 engraved plates. Contemporary vellum, leather labels to spine, sl. soiled, sl. nicked to bottom edge. Inner gilt feathered curlicues. Aeg. Marbled endpapers. V. sl. toned...

From Paul Haynes Rare Books

£85.00


L'ARCHITECTURE OTTOMANE OUVRAGE AUTORIZE PAR IRADE IMPERIAL ET PUBLIE SOUS LE PATRONAGE DE SON EXCELLENCE EDHEM PACHA MINISTRE DES TRAVAUX PUBLICS, PRESIDENT DE LA COMMISSION IMPERIALE OTTOMANE POUR L'EXPOSITION UNIVERSELLE DE 1873 A VIENNE by Marie De Launay

Istanbul: Imprimerie et Lithographie Centrales, 1873 Book. Illus. by SEBAH,MONTANI EFFENDI,BOGHOS EFFENDI,CHACHIAN AND MAILLARD. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Elephant Folio - over 15 - 23" tall. (VII) GERMAN AND FRENCH TEXT OF TITLE AND INTRODUCTION...

From Archive

$15,000.00


Erste Ausgabe seines vorhabenden Wercks / Prima Edizione dell'Opera del Sig. Gio. Giacomo Schibler (Photos!) by SCHUBLER, JOHANN JACOB

126 engraved plates of interior and exterior decorative furniture, functional items, architectural design, such as funerary sculpture, pipe organs, furnaces, fountains, stairs, gardens, esoteric symbols, and more, with descriptive text below images. Title...

From Pyramid Collection

$8,000.00


La Variabilité du Gout dans les Arts by Arnoult, Léon

Léon Arnoult: La Variabilité du Gout dans les Arts. Les phases ornamentales de la mode (The variability of taste in the arts. The ornamental phases of fashion). Printed and published by Devambez "À l'enseigne du masque d'Or". Paris, 1921. ARNOULT Léon...

From Zikorn

$599.00


Wright in Racine: The Architect's Vision for One American City by Hertzberg, Mark

2004. 8vo sized square hardcover with dust jacket, pictorial cover underneath jacket shows the same image. Unpaginated, more than 100 pages, profusely illustrated. Inscribed and signed by author on fep. From jacket: "Mark Hertzberg has written - ...

From Charity Bookstall

$100.00


The Stones of Venice vollume 1 and 2 Travelers Edition. by John Ruskin

John Ruskin (8 February 1819 – 20 January 1900) was the leading English art critic of the Victorian era, as well as an art patron, draughtsman, watercolourist, a prominent social thinker and philanthropist. The Stones of Venice is a three-volume treatis...

From YJS BOXES OF BOOKS

$150.00


THE BUILDER'S JEWEL. Or the Youth's instructor, and Workman's remembrancer. Explaining short and easy rules, made familiar to the meanest capacity, for drawing and working.....etc by LANGLEY. BATTY. ; LANGLEY. THOMAS

R. Ware. London. 1741. FIRST EDITION. 16mo, in 4s.(5.7 x 4.7 inches). Engraved frontispiece, dated using the Masonic Calendar-AL(Anno Lucis)5741. 24pp. 99 engraved plates, each numbered. Complete. -- 1 plate with small amount of loss to the bottom corne...

From Paul Foster Books

£1,850.00


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