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Old Houses of Kingston [New York]

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Compliments of Decker & Fowler: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000217


Compliments of Decker & Fowler. Illustrated. Christmas keepsake volume, following initial publication of "Old Kingston" in 1923. Oblong format, original red wraps. Modest wear to fore-edge, slightly creased, clean interior, fully illus. View more info

Early Homes of New York and the Mid-Atlantic States [Architectural Treasures of Early America, Vol. VI]

By: N/A

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Arno Press/Early American Society: 1977

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 000219


Architectural Treasures of Early America, Vol. VI. From material originally published as The White Pine Series of Architectural Monographs, ed. by Russell F. Whitehead and Frank Chocteau Brown. Red "leatherette" paper covered boards. Slightly damaged along top front edge with approx. 1" near joint rubbed through to underboard; else Fine, as issued. View more info

Historic City Plans and Views

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Ithaca, NY, Historic Urban Plans:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004395


Catalogue. Light handling wear. View more info

Charles Rennie Mackintosh

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: teNeues:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005036


New in publisher's shrinkwrap. Illus. View more info

Charles Garnier

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: teNeues:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005038


New in publisher's shrinkwrap. Illus. View more info

The Book of a Hundred Houses: A Collection of Pictures, Plans and Suggestions for Householders

By: N/A

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Herbert S. Stone & Co.: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005611


Tan illus. boards, stamped in dark green and orange, newly rebacked in dark green cloth, retaining original boards, with new endpapers and blanks, head- and tail-bands. Essays by Whitcomb, Ridgway, Dow, Granger, Maxwell, Shelton, others. vi,403 pp., well illus. w/ b&w photo reproductions, floor plans, sketches, drawings, etc. Printed by R. R. Donnelly & Sons, Lakeside Press, Chicago. Covers are moderately spotted/soiled, with bottom corners a bit exposed. Contents clean,... View more info

Italian Architectural Drawings Lent By the Royal Institute of British Architects, London

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Smithsonian Institution: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006296


Deaccessioned from noncirculating art museum reference library, lightly stamped, minimal wear. Oblong format. 55 full page b&w plates, each accompanied by full description. Exhibition catalogue. View more info

The Cathedrals of England and Wales: Their History, Architecture and Associations, with a Series of Rembrandt Plates and Many Illustrations in the Text [Complete in Two Volumes]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Paris, New York and Melbourne, Cassell and Company Ltd.: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010837


Two volumes, complete. Blue cloth, ruled, decorated and lettered in black on front panels, lettered in gilt on spine panels, top edges in gilt. viii,240 + [vi],231 pp., illus. w/ 10 full page sepia plates per volume (20 total), with tissue guards, + numerous figures, drawings, plans set into text. Survey of Romanesque and Gothic cathedral architecture in the British Isles. Both volumes modestly rubbed along edges and joints, at corners and spine extremities, lightly soi... View more info

Irving J. Gill : Architect 1870-1936

By: N/A

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Salt Lake City and Layton, UT, Gibbs Smith, Publisher: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014550


Dark green textured paper covered boards, with facsimile signature on front panel and spine panel lettering in gold foil. 239 pp., fully illus. with color plates, illus. endpapers. As issued, without remainder marks. View more info

The Historic Hermitage Properties: A Handbook [The Hermitage - The Old Hermitage Church - Tulip Grove Mansion]

By: N/A

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Hermitage, TN, Ladies Hermitage Association: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019226


Color pictorial wraps. Booklet. 56 pp., illus. Lightly thumbed, a bit of surface soiling to covers. Includes Jackson family history and line of descent chart. View more info

Books on Frank Lloyd Wright 1996/97

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Oak Park, IL, Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio: 1996

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 019511


Stiff illus. wraps. Booklet. Catalog of books for sale, many now out of print. 28 pp. Minor soiling to small area of front cover, else as issued. View more info

Maximum Spans for Joists and Rafters [Southern Pine Technical Bulletin No. 2]

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Orleans, LA, Southern Pine Association:

Seller ID: 021833


Booklet. Covers mildly toned along edges, 1968 receipt stamp at top front corner, light handling. 16 pp., charts, illus. Design criteria, loads and deflection limitations, tables, conversion diagram. View more info

Historic Houses of the United Kingdom: Descriptive, Historical, Pictorial

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Co.: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023864


Brown 1/2 morocco, dark green morocco covered boards, marbled endsheets, all text block edges in gilt. Lacking leather outer backing on spine panel, cloth binding underlay intact and sturdy. Front board detached. Leather corners rubbed with exposure at tips. Easily rebacked, if the new owner so desires. Interior nicely intact, solid Near Fine, with all gilt edges bright, pages a bit toned by age. viii,328 pp., illus. View more info

Quaint Old Charleston: It's [Its] Homes, Gateways, Historic Landmarks and Distinctive Architecture

By: N/A

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Charleston, SC, John Huguley Co.: 1965

Seller ID: 030313


Booklet, stiff black wraps, lettered/illus. in white 10th ptg. thus (revised). Light shelf wear. 64 pp., illus. View more info

The Owens-Thomas House, Savannah, Georgia

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Architectural Digest:

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 030320


Booklet, stiff illus. wraps. [12] pp., illus. w/ color photographs, erratum slip tucked into binding. Off-print from Architectural Digest. Foxed along bottom front edge, otherwise only light handling wear. View more info

Le Victoria Hall: Son histoire architecturale - Son histoire musicale - Sa restauration - Ses orgues [Victoria Hall 1894-1987 + Les orges du Victoria Hall: 1894, 1949, 1993 - Complete in 2 Volumes]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ville de Geneve/Departement des Beaux-Arts et de la Culture: 1993

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 031951


Two volumes, burgundy and green stiff wraps with color front cover pastedowns, housed in original yellow printed cardstock slipcase. Both volumes as issued, slipcase with modest shelf/edge wear. 80 + 89 pp., illus. Limited to 7,000 copies. Text in French and English. View more info

The Wood Truss Handbook: A Handbook of Prefabricated Wood Trusses - Gang-Nail Floor Systems / Gang-Nail Roof Systems For Architects, Engineers, Contractors, and Fabricators Concerned with Engineered Timber Building and Related Structures

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Miami, FL, Gang-Nail Systems, Inc.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034907


Dark blue cloth, lettered in silver foil. Very slightly rubbed corners and spine extremities, virtually as issued. Former owner's signature on front flyleaf. 192 pp., illus., drawings. Color pictorial dust jacket shows light shelf wear, mildly sunned spine panel. ASIN B003X5L1DY View more info

Brick Masonry: Trade Science and Projects [Section 1]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Mason Training Promotion Department, Structural Clay Products Institute: 1947

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 036652


Light blue stiff wraps, black cloth tape binding. Covers toned toward edges with modest shelf/handling wear, slight loss at bottom front corner and minor silverfishing loss at bottom corner of final leaf only. Firm binding, clean interior. Unpaginated, 100+ pages, printed on rectos only, illus. Stated reprint, Nov. 1947, actual printing (presumed 2nd) not stated. Scarce. View more info

The Wood Truss Handbook: A Handbook of Prefabricated Wood Trusses - Gang-Nail Floor Systems / Gang-Nail Roof Systems For Architects, Engineers, Contractors, and Fabricators Concerned with Engineered Timber Building and Related Structures

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Miami, FL, Gang-Nail Systems, Inc.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036671


Dark blue cloth, lettered in silver foil. Very slightly rubbed corners and spine extremities, virtually as issued. 192 pp., illus., drawings. Color pictorial dust jacket shows several closed edge tears with associated creasing, small triangle of loss at head of rear joint, now in mylar. ASIN B003X5L1DY View more info

Pennsylvania Triangle Vol. 46, No. 2 (Dec. 1959): Architecture Issue

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Franklin Society, University of Pennsylvania: 1959

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 037008


Black and white pictorial wraps. Light shelf/handling wear. 60 pp., illus. CONTENTS: Washington Square East (Philadelphia); Conclave: Hanover; Kiwari; Structures et Formes; Bendiner; Origins of Form in Architecture; more. View more info

Village Planning in the Primitive World [Planning and Cities]

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037801


Black 1/4 cloth, gray paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Minor shelf wear to dust jacket. 128 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, maps. View more info

Practical Carpentry: A Complete Up-to-Date Explanation of Modern Carpentry and an Encyclopedia on the Modern Methods Used in the Erection of Buildings [Two Parts in One Volume]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Shrewesbury Publishing Co.: 1925

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038733


Dark red cloth, lettered in black and white, illus. in white. Modest shelf wear, slight nick to cloth along lower front joint, with some of white embossed front cover illus. beginning to flake away. 255,253 pp., illus. Text block edges somewhat soiled/toned, some toning to endpapers, interior generally clean and nicely intact. Former owner's signature in pencil on front flyleaf. View more info

Shelter

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bolinas, CA, Shelter Publications: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039402


Stiff tan color illus. wraps. Several mended cross-tears along binding, 2" separation along upper front joint, 1 1/2" triangular loss along top front edge, some spotting/soiling to back cover, a few soil marks along bottom text block edge that extends slightly into lower margins of some later leaves. Firm binding. "Information on hand-built housing and the building crafts," with individual sections on caves, huts, and tents; Native American shelters or... View more info

Historic Beaufort: A Guide to the Gracious Old Homes, Churches and Other Points of Interest of Beaufort, South Carolina

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Beaufort, SC, Historic Beaufort Foundation: 1970

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 039845


Stiff color pictorial wraps. 5th edition: 1985. Light handling wear with a few mild thumbing creases to covers. [ii],112 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, rear folding map. View more info

Handbook to the Cathedrals of England -- Northern Division, Part II: Durham - Chester - Manchester [Northern English Cathedrals, Vol. 2]

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1869

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040750


Half-morocco, black cloth-covered boards, spine panel lettered/decorated in gilt, marbled text block edges. Leather mildly rubbed on corners and along joints. iv,229-435 pp., illus. w/ engravings. Firm binding, clean interior. View more info