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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

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

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

By: Hubbell, James

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ventures International: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65783


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

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

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

Seller ID: 64638


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

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

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

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

Seller ID: 67558


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

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

Scientific Autobiography

By: Rossi, Aldo & L. Venuti

Price: $50.00

Publisher: MIT Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 67623


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

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

Buckminster Fuller An Auto-Biographical Monologue/Scenario

By: Snyder, Robert

Price: $75.00

Publisher: St Martins Pr: 1980

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 67147


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

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