Category: Architecture


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LE CORBUSIER ET LA MEDITERRANEE Ouvrage realise a l'occasion de l'exposition 'Le Corbusier et la Mediterranee,' Marseille, Centre de la Vieille Charite, 27 juin - 27 septembre 1987

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Editions Parentheses, Musees de Marseille: 1987

Seller ID: 55095

Illustrated glossy white wraps show slight yellowing, creasing to spine (binding NOT cracked or weak, still firm and strong), light edgewear, including a tiny nick to upper rear edge, 1" long thin scuff to laminate at front edge of spine, light rubbing/soiling, small previous owner name to ffe. ; Text in French.; B&W and Color Illustrations; 4to; 215 pages View more info

The Nature of Order An Essay on the Art of Building and the Nature of the Universe, Book 1 - The Phenomenon of Life

By: Alexander, Christopher

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Center for Environmental Structure: 2002

Seller ID: 67161

Four volume set. Thin, cloth covered boards. All volumes show some rubbing, scuffing, shelfwear and edgewear. Djs also show some minor edgewear. Very light trace soil to text block. Otherwise in very good condition. Binding tight, text clean. No names, stickers or stamps. Photos available on request. ; Center for Environmental Structure, Vol. 9; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 356 pages View more info

L'architecture normande au Moyen Age, (Two volumes)

By: Bayle, Maylis, editor

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Editions Charles Corlet/Presses Universitaires de Caen: 1997

Seller ID: 68358

Complete in two volumes. Glossy boards. Well illustrated with photographs and diagrams. An excellent set showing very minimal wear. Interiors are very clean, unmarked. The slipcase has a 1" split to an upper edge but otherwise very good and solid. Text entirely in French. EXTRA POSTAGE MAY BE REQUIRED FOR THIS HEAVY SET. ; French Edition; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 383 & 414 pages View more info

The Cathedral of Bourges and Its Place in Gothic Architecture

By: Branner, Robert & Shirley Prager Branner & Jean Bony

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The MIT Press: 1989

Seller ID: 67362

Glossy wraps, toned edges and edgewear. Spine somewhat faded. Otherwise in very good condition. Four plates in pouch mounted to rear cover. Binding tight, text clean, no names, stickers, or stamps.; Architectural History Foundation Book; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 278 pages View more info

MORPHOSIS Buildings and Projects

By: Cook, Peter & George Rand

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Rizzoli: 1997

Seller ID: 58332

Pictorial gray wraps with light edgewear and scuffing; light bumping and wear to corners and ends of spine. Binding tight, text clean. Trace soil to text block. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 240 pages View more info

The Alhambra-Volume 1 From the Ninth Century to Yusuf I (1354)

By: Fernandez-Puertas, Antonio

Price: $400.00

Publisher: London, Saqi Books: 1997

Seller ID: 63767

Wine-colored cloth, gilt lettering on the spine and front. All page edges gilt, ribbon marker bound in. There are a couple of small rubbed marks to the page edges, one lower spine corner is mildly bumped. All else is fine. No marking. Matching wine-colored slipcase is also nearly fine but for one bump to an edge on the closed end. An excellent copy. EXTRA POSTAGE MAY BE REQUIRED FOR THIS OVERSIZE BOOK. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 460 pages View more info

The Architecture of Norman England

By: Fernie, Eric

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2002

Seller ID: 63178

Glossy wraps with corners starting to curl and light scuffing to rear panel. One corner creased. Binding tight, spine uncreased, text clean. Bottom fore corner of text block is very lightly rippled from moisture exposure, no pages are stuck together. Rippling and water damage also to top of spine, extending not more than a couple inches into pages. Blind stamps to bottom corners of first two pages. Trace soil to text block. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 368 pages View more info

Spencer House Chronicle of a Great London Mansion

By: Friedman, Joseph

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Sotheby Parke Bernet Pubns: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 64635

Navy cloth covered boards with lightly bumped spine ends and corners, and mild soiling to top edges from dust. Dj in new mylar has mild edgewear. Binding tight, interior clean. No names, stickers or stamps. Few pinpoint spots of foxing to top edge of text block. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 368 pages View more info

Gaudi. Der Mensch und Das Werk.

By: Gaudi, Antoni & Joan Bergos & Joan Bassegoda i Novell & Maria A. Crippa

Price: $190.00

Publisher: Hatje Cantz Verlag: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55766

Black paper covered boards. Well illustrated. Spine ends have mildly bumped corners but otherwise an excellent copy of the book and dust jacket. Text entirely in German. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 312 pages View more info

Imperial Palaces in the Vicinity of St. Petersburg Watercolours, Paintings and Engravings from the XVIIIth and XIXth Centuries

By: Gourcuff, Alain de, ed.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Alain de Gourcuff: 1992

Seller ID: 64973

Four quarto oblong volumes in various colored boards. Primarily showing interiors of Gachina, Pavlosk, Peterhof and Tsarskoe Selo. All are in excellent condition but for some bumping to the upper spines. Otherwise completely unmarked and tight. The cloth folding clamshell case has a large color plate to the upper side and a title label to the spine. It shows only light wear and is very good, solid. ; 4 Volumes; 464 pages View more info

The Ark of God: The Creation of Gothic Architecture, vols I and II The Evolution of Foliate Capitals, 1170-1250

By: James, John

Price: $650.00

Publisher: West Grinstead Publications: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62930

Two quarto volumes. The cloth covers show some slight rubbing but they appear to have never been read. Very tight, completely unmarked. Still in the original cardboard shipping box. Extra postage may be required for this very heavy set. ; v. 1 & 2; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1632 pages View more info

La Maison au Québec de la Colonie Française au XXe Siècle

By: Laframboise, Yves

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Les Editions de L'homme: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63042

Glossy paper covered boards with lightly worn and bumped corners and spine ends. Binding a little shaken, text clean. Previous owner name and date to front pastedown. Some light soil to ffep. Text in French. No stickers or stamps. Mild foxing to top of text block. Full of glossy color photos.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 363 pages View more info

Housing as if People Mattered Site Design Guidelines for the Planning of Medium-Density Family Housing

By: Marcus, Clare Cooper & Wendy Sarkissian

Price: $65.00

Publisher: University of California Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 68337

Oblong gray cloth. But for some crimping to the upper spine, an excellent copy. There is one tiny stain to the lower fore edge pages. Very clean and tight interior. The dust jacket has some wear to the upper spine end and a tiny tear of less than 1/8" to the upper, front edge, near the fore edge. ; California series in urban development; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9"; 324 pages View more info

Designing Disney's Theme Parks The Architecture of Reassurance

By: Marling, Karal Ann, ed.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Flammarion: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 62383

Blue boards. Very nicely illustrated. Minor bumps to a couple of corners, another bump to the lower, front cover edge, but very minimal wear otherwise. Very clean, tight, and unmarked. The dust jacket has a 1/4" tear to one upper, rear corner, light wear to the spine ends. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages View more info

OP/2 Opera Progetto Vol. 2 Frank O. Gehry. WDCH Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles.

By: Marzot, Nicola

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Editrice Compositori: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 68353

Quarto silver wraps. Many illustrations, some folding plates and diagrams. Light wear to the corners and spine ends. Light rubbing to the covers. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Barragan - The Complete Works

By: Rispa, Raul, ed.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, Princeton Architectural Press: 2003

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 62453

White pictorial boards. Nicely illustrated. Bumps to the spine ends and corners. Former owner label to the lower, front free endpaper. Otherwise quite clean and tight. No other markings. The dust jacket has only very minimal wear. Crimping to the upper spine end. Spine lettering is a bit faded. No tears, chips, or creasing. Not price clipped. In a new mylar protector. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 232 pages View more info

Photographing Architecture and Interiors

By: Shulman, Julius & Richard Neutra

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Balcony Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 67521

Boards. An excellent, very clean, tight copy. Completely unmarked. There are minor bumps to the spine ends but all else is nearly fine. Dust jacket is equally nice. Not price clipped. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 154 pages View more info

Successful Houses and How to Build Them

By: White, Charles E., Jr.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1912

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 61901

Green cloth with lettering in white. The front cover has doorway in white and light green. The corners are bumped, white lettering on the spine is about half rubbed off. There is a short note in blue pencil to the front free endpaper. The interior is otherwise quite clean and unmarked. Crimping to the spine ends. There is a small wine-colored stain to the lower page edges. It does not intrude into the pages. A very good, tight copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 520 page... View more info