Category: Architecture


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American Splendor The Residential Architecture of Horace Trumbauer

By: Kathrens, Michael C. & Richard C. Marchand & Eleanor Weller

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Acanthus Press, 2002

Edition: First Edition

Maroon cloth covered boards with slight fading to edges, light bumping to spine ends and corners, and light spine lean. Dj in new mylar has mild edgewear only. Binding tight, text clean. No names, stickers or stamps. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 335 pages View more info

Architectural Details: Spain and the Mediterranean. A Portfolio of One Hundred and Forty-Four Plates; Reproductions of Photographs Taken, Selected, and Arranged Especially for Use in Developing a Logical and Appropriate Style of Architecture for California and the Pacific Southwest

By: Requa, Richard S.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Monolith Portland Cement Company, 1926

Edition: First Edition

Small folio faux leather portfolio containing 144 plates loosely laid within 12 separate folders. Complete. Includes the separate title, forward by Requa, and contents pages. There is some light wear and soiling to this 8-page section. The folders and plates are all excellent, nearly fine. The portfolio cover is worn around the edges with some fraying to the spine ends. The top flap is split at the spine. The lower flap is missing. The original ribbon ties are largely go... 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

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

Buckminster Fuller An Auto-Biographical Monologue/Scenario

By: Snyder, Robert

Price: $75.00

Publisher: St Martins Pr, 1980

Inscription: Signed by Author

Paper covered boards, bumped spine. Some fading to edges. Shows some shelfwear and scuffing. Light toning to pastedowns and feps. Inscribed and signed by author on ffep. Dj in protective mylar cover. Chipping to spine ends and bottom edge. Some toning to flaps. Otherwise in very good condition. Binding tight, text clean. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 218 pages; Signed by Author 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

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

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

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

Great Escapes New Designs for Home Theaters by Theo Kalomirakis

By: Castle, Steve & Phillip Ennis & Dean R. Koontz

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, 2003

Edition: First Edition

Black cloth. Very well illustrated. Inscribed and signed by Kalomirakis on the title page. Bumps to the spine ends. There is some very light discoloration along the lower, rear edge and lower spine edge. A few minor, small, light stains to the page fore edge. A very nice copy otherwise. The dust jacket has light wear, some crimping at the spine ends, one 1/8" tear to the upper spine corner. In a new mylar protector. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 204 pages; Signed by... 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

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

Is There Life After 50 for A Middle-Aged Hat?

By: Hubbell, James

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ventures International, 1988

Edition: First Edition

Glossy wraps with mild edgewear and trace soil. Slight fading to bottom 1'' of front cover. Binding tight, text clean. No names, stickers or stamps. Light foxing to interior.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Unpaginated 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

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

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

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

MORPHOSIS Buildings and Projects

By: Cook, Peter & George Rand

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Rizzoli, 1997

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

Photographing Architecture and Interiors

By: Shulman, Julius & Richard Neutra

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Balcony Press, 2000

Edition: First Edition

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

Robert Irwin Primaries and Secondaries

By: Irwin, Robert & Hugh Davies & Sherri Schottlaender

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, 2008

Pictoral boards with white lettering on cover and spine. Light rubbing on corners. Clean, unmarked text. Tight binding. Very good condition. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" ; 219 pages View more info

Scientific Autobiography

By: Rossi, Aldo & L. Venuti

Price: $50.00

Publisher: MIT Press, 1981

Edition: First Edition

Orange cloth, stamped in black. A very clean, unmarked copy but for a circular embossed previous owner's stamp to the half-title page. The dust jacket has some uneven fading to the spine and front. Price clipped at the lower, front flap. ; Oppositions books; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 128 pages View more info