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Mont-saint-michel And Chartres

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Heritage Press: 1957

Seller ID: 19254

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


28 black & white plates. Soil and stains to fore edge and bottom edge. Two plates (77 and 92) are upside down. ; Photographs; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 348 pages; 19254 View more info

Record Houses And Apartments Of 1979

By: Architectural Record

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Architectural Record: 1979

Seller ID: 20685

ISBN: 007002331x

Condition: Very Good


Cover: Shapleigh residence; architect Graham Gund, Photographer Steve Rosenthal. Features the twenty houses of 1979: Shapleigh, Franzen, Slack, Lindstrom, Behn, Flintoft, Najarian; Dickson, Williams, Isham, Haupt, Conger, Osmon houses and others. Apartments of the year include Bellefield Park, Heaton Court, Highland Park, Hudson on Memorial, Sea Gardens, Village at Loon Mountain. Edgewear; 4to - 11" to 13" tall; 170 pages; 20685 View more info

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The Londoner's England

By: Bott, Alan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Avalon Press & William Collins: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15171

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Comtemporary water colours and drawings of London and the home counties reproduced by colour and duochrome lithography and by half-tone; assembled & edited with descriptive text. Tan cloth boards, light wear and soil, usual ex-library markings. ; Ex-Lib; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 191 pages; 15171 View more info

Building Small Barns, Sheds, & Shelters

By: Burch, Monte

Price: $14.01

Publisher: Pownal, VT, Garden Way Publishing: 1989

Edition: 9th Printing

Seller ID: 21381

ISBN: 0882662457

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Introduces the tools, materials, and techniques of construction, and includes advice on framing, siding, roofing, wiring, plumbing, and fencing. Moderate edgewear, couple of small closed tears. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 236 pages; 21381 View more info

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The Wadsworth-longfellow House

By: Goold, Nathan

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Portland, ME, Bradford Press: 1938

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 21354

Condition: Very Good


Sewn binding, silhouette of Gen. Peleg Wadsworth, the builder of the house, on first page, cameo of Anne Longfellow Pierce, the donor of the house, on reverse. Full of pictures, drawings, silhouettes and poetry. 2 closed tears on front paper cover, yapped edges worn, small stain on front cover, in sleeve. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 39 pages; 21354 View more info

117 House Designs Of The Twenties

By: Gordon-Van Tine Co.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Atheneum & Dover: 1992

Seller ID: 25788

ISBN: 0486269590

Condition: Very Good


Of the 117 designs included, most are substantial middle-class homes. But the popularity of cottages and bungalows is also apparent in the wide selection of practical and appealing designs depicted. And there are large, formal homes as well, many of which embody America's unflagging interest in colonial styling. Some have affluent touches such as a sleeping porch or a sun room. Many reflect a strong interest in exterior detailing, in the form of cypress siding, broad eaves, heavy timber brackets, stucco pillars, and flower boxes, among other features. Minor edgewear, faint crease on front cove... View more info

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New York for New Yorkers A Historical Treasury and Guide to the Buildings and Monuments of Manhattan

By: Greene, Liza M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: 2001

Edition: 2nd Revised Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31100

ISBN: 0393020061

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Manhattan is studded with spectacular buildings—the Woolworth Building, the Flatiron, the Chrysler, the Empire State Building, and the World Trade towers. With over 600 full-color photographs and descriptions of existing structures, New York for New Yorkers tracks the rich architectural history of the city. This book is for anyone who is fascinated by the architecture of the physical city. This new second edition includes the major new buildings of the last five years. 600 color photographs. Bumps on top edge of front board. ; Second Edition Series; Narrow Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 1... View more info

Durham Cathedral

By: Greenwell, William

Price: $13.50

Publisher: The House of Andrews: circa 1932

Edition: 9th Edition

Seller ID: 14854

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


With plan and illustrations. Preface dated 1932; foldout plan and b/w plates. Brown paper boards, "hinge" loose. ; 12mo - 7" to 7½" tall; 120 pages; 14854 View more info

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Restoring Old Houses An Illustrated Step-By-Step Guide to Giving New Life to Period Houses

By: Hutchins, Nigel

Price: $14.99

Publisher: Random House Value Publishing: 1987

Edition: Reprint; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30767

ISBN: 0517476703

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Illustrated throughout with hundreds of black-and-white photographs, line drawings, and diagrams. Price-clipped DJ with subtle edgewear. A closed tear on rear DJ panel has been taped on underside. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 240 pages; 30767 View more info

Good Practice In Construction

By: Knobloch, Philip

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, The Pencil Points Press: 1927

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 18441

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


52 plates, Part 1. Plate 25 torn, taped, and stuck to plate 26; quarter cloth, backstrip torn, frayed ; 4to - 11" to 13" tall; 52 pages; 18441 View more info

Barns

By: Leik, Charles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Metrobooks: 2001

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 27374

ISBN: 1586630024

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 72 pages; 27374 View more info

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Notes On Hillwood

By: Post, Marjorie Merriweather

Price: $25.20

Publisher: Corporate Press: 1984

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 27033

Condition: Very Good


Hillwood was the home of the late Mrs. Marjorie Merriweather Post. It is an estate in northwest Washington, D. C. , consisting of a mansion of about 40 rooms and several accessory buildings located on a rise of ground amid twenty-five acres of land. The main house was erected in 1926. Mrs. Post acquired the property in 1955 when she enlarged the house by adding a third floor and wing. Originally published in 1970, this edition expanded in 1984 after her death. She was the daughter of the founder of General Mills (Post Toasties, Grape-nuts, etc cereals). Beautifully illustrated with color photo... View more info

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Anatomy of the Lighthouse A History of Lighthouse Evolution

By: Rhein, Michael J

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Books: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 31706

ISBN: 0760723214

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Waxed paper overlay of a couple lighthouses showing a cross-section. Maps, bibliography, glossary and index. Beautiful photos on every page thanks to very special men and women. Double fold-out photo of the Chesapeake lighthouse ship (lightship) , plus several other double fold-outs. DJ somewhat worn with a couple of closed tears; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 212 pages; 31706 View more info

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San Jose: A Museum Of Reflections

By: Schuett, Joseph

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bingham Gallery: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30507

ISBN: 0966037405

Condition: Fine


Every page is a black & white photographic reflection of architecture in San Jose, California. 40 plates. Fascinating photographs. ; B&W Plates; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 102 pages; 30507 View more info

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Grandi Palazzi (Grand Palaces)

By: Sitwell, Sacheverell (Introduzione Di)

Price: $72.00

Publisher: Milano, Italy, Garzanti: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 12134

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Oversize book; italian text. Beautiful photographs of the grand palaces of Europe. Jacket has light edgewear at upper edge, small tears at head of spine. In new mylar Book Jacket Cover. ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 287 pages; 12134 View more info

Architectural Working Drawings

By: Thomas, Marvin L.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: NY, Mcgraw Hill: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15563

ISBN: 0070642400

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Edgeworn and chipped DJ in mylar book jacket cover. Bump, top edge. ; 4to - 11" to 13" tall; 207 pages; 15563 View more info

The Magnificent Builders

By: Thorndike, Jr. , Joseph J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American Heritage: 1978

Seller ID: 16055

ISBN: 0828130647

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ has edgewear, closed tears, rubbing. ; 4to - 11" to 13" tall; 352 pages; 16055 View more info

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The Living Past Of America A Pictorial Treasury of Our Historic Houses and Villages That Have Been Preserved and Restored.

By: Vanderbilt, Jr. , Cornelius

Price: $14.01

Publisher: NY, Bonanza: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11919

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Includes a national directory of historic preservations. 209 pictures of famous old homes, including the author's uncle. Sam Houston Memorial, The Alamo, Judge Roy Bean's Court, The Hermitage, home of Andrew Jackson, The White House in Washington DC. , and so many more all across the United States. Tiny chips around edges of DJ with soil on rear panel; rear board has a scuff on bottom edge. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 234 pages; 11919 View more info

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How To Build Your Cabin Or Modern Vacation Home

By: Walton, Harry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Popular Science: 1964

Seller ID: 28600

ISBN: 0060145196

Condition: Very Good+


Over 170 photos, diagrams and drawings. ; Popular Science Skill Book Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 160 pages; 28600 View more info