Category: ARCHITECTURE & BUILDING

Sort

showing 1-20 of 52

Image for HILL HOUSING: A GUIDE TO DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

HILL HOUSING: A GUIDE TO DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION

By: Abbott, Derek & Kimball Pollit

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Whitney Library of Design, Watson-Guptill Publications: 1981

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11943


xii, 308p. 1st printing. Former owner's ink stamp and embossed stamp on front endpaper, half title page, and page fore edges, jacket corners worn and chipped. Includes bibliography. B&w illustrations and photographs. (10"x9-1/4") View more info

Image for RALPH WALKER: THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS, 1921-1941

RALPH WALKER: THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS, 1921-1941

By: American Institute of Architects

Price: $85.00

Publisher: American Institute of Architects: 1961

Seller ID: P5362


64p. Cover scraped and chipped with a 2" tear on top of spine and former owner's embossed stamp on front. Part V present in separate wraps with chips and scrapes. (9-3/4"x7-3/4") View more info

Image for MODERN BUILDING: ITS NATURE, PROBLEMS, AND FORMS

MODERN BUILDING: ITS NATURE, PROBLEMS, AND FORMS

By: Behrendt, Walter Curt

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Co.: 1937

Edition: First

Seller ID: H9949


[x], 241p. Some pencil underlining and a few pages dog-eared, cover corners bumped, endpapers have acid discoloration, jacket has large chips and tears to edges with folds scraped. Includes bibliography. 16 leaves of b&w photo plates. (9-1/2"x6-3/8") View more info

Image for WREN THE INCOMPARABLE

WREN THE INCOMPARABLE

By: Briggs, Martin S.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1953

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11976


292p. Jacket edges chipped and holes on flaps. A comprehensive work on the life and work of Christopher Wren, one of the most acclaimed English architects, with coverage of his contributions in astronomy, physics, and geometry. B&w illustrations and 31 b&w plates and frontispiece. (9-1/2"x6-1/4") View more info

Image for HISTORIC BEAUTY IN CHARLOTTESVILLE AND ALBEMARLE COUNTY VIRGINIA

HISTORIC BEAUTY IN CHARLOTTESVILLE AND ALBEMARLE COUNTY VIRGINIA

By: Chamber of Commerce of Charlottesville, Virginia

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, Virginia, Chamber of Commerce of Charlottesville, Virginia: [ca. 1927]

Seller ID: P5696


[16p.] & folded map. Rubbed cover edges worn with stains on front top edge. B&w photographs. (9-1/2"x6-3/8") View more info

Image for COUNTRY LIFE BOOK OF HOUSES FOR TODAY

COUNTRY LIFE BOOK OF HOUSES FOR TODAY

By: Clifford, H. Dalton

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, Country Life Ltd.: 1963

Seller ID: H9188


146p.1966 printing. Price clipped jacket has a 1" tear on top edge and scraped with corners chipped and smaller tears to edges. 1950s home and interior styles. B&w floor plans and photographs. (11-1/4"x8-5/8") View more info

Image for HISTORIC HOUSES FOR ST. JOHN'S

HISTORIC HOUSES FOR ST. JOHN'S

By: Commission for the Restoration & Enlargement of Colonial St. John's College

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, Commission for the Restoration & Enlargement of Colonial St. John's College: [1928]

Seller ID: P5697


[24p.] Cover edges creased with a small tear on back top edge, stain on back page. B&w photographs. (10-1/4"x7-1/4") View more info

Image for HUIZEN VAN VERENIGING HENDRICK DE KEYSER

HUIZEN VAN VERENIGING HENDRICK DE KEYSER

By: Deroo, Wijnanda; Photographed by

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Uitgeverij De Verbeelding: 2003

Seller ID: H11372


[95p.] Jacket edges lightly worn. Text in Dutch. Color photographs. (9-3/4"x12") View more info

Image for SUNSET WESTERN RANCH HOUSES

SUNSET WESTERN RANCH HOUSES

By: Editorial Staff of Sunset Magazine in Collaboration with Cliff May

Price: $39.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Lane Publishing Co.: 1946

Seller ID: H9168


160p. 2nd printing (1947) Cover stained that corresponds to stain on inside of jacket, endpapers have acid discoloration, jacket has chips and tears to edges and scrapes to folds and a 1" creased tear on top back edge. B&w illustrations, photographs, and floor plans. (10-3/4"x8") View more info

Image for HOW TO PLAN AND BUILD YOUR FIREPLACE

HOW TO PLAN AND BUILD YOUR FIREPLACE

By: Editorial staffs of Sunset Books & Sunset Magazine

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Menlo Park, California, Lane Publishing Co.: 1962

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: P5692


96p., 4 pages blueprints. 8th printing (1967) Cover rubbed and creased with corners worn, pages 29-34 toned from newspaper clipping stored there. B&w illustrations and photographs. (10-3/4"x8-1/4") View more info

Image for HOW TO COOL YOUR HOUSE (SUNSET BOOK, TITLE NO. 130)

HOW TO COOL YOUR HOUSE (SUNSET BOOK, TITLE NO. 130)

By: Editorial Staffs of Sunset Magazine & Books

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Menlo Park, California, Lane Books: 1961

Edition: First

Seller ID: P6332


95p. 1st printing. Moisture stain on bottom pages, cover rubbed and creased with a scrape left where price tag was partially removed. 1950s house and landscape design. Scarce. B&w illustrations and photographs. (10-1/4"x8-1/4") View more info

Image for HOW TO BUILD DECKS FOR OUTDOOR LIVING

HOW TO BUILD DECKS FOR OUTDOOR LIVING

By: Editors of Sunset Books & Sunset Magazine

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Menlo Park, California, Lane Books: 1963

Seller ID: P6707


96p. Cover edges worn with scrapes to spine folds, former owner's name on inside front cover. 1960s landscaping styles. Title No. 107. B&w illustrations and photographs. Includes designs by William Teufel; Arvin G. Shrieve; Criley, Jr. & McDowell; Bissell & Duquette; Smith & Williams; Fred Langhorst; Lawrence Halprin; Halsey Jones; Elizabeth Dana; Robert Ferens; Robert Cornwall; Riggs & Shaw; H. Douglas Byles; Campbell & Wong; John Vogley; Morley Baer; Liddle & Jones; Ja... View more info

MODERNIZING MAIN STREET: ARCHITECTURE AND CONSUMER CULTURE IN THE NEW DEAL

By: Esperdy, Gabrielle

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 2008

Edition: First

Seller ID: H10796


x, 307p. 1st printing. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w photographs. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

Image for CHAUTAUQUA: ITS ARCHITECTURE & ITS PEOPLE

CHAUTAUQUA: ITS ARCHITECTURE & ITS PEOPLE

By: Fancher, Pauline

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Miami, Florida, Banyan Books: 1978

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H10536


xvi, 120p. Signed by author on half title page. Gift inscription on front pastedown and back endpaper, clipped jacket has chips and tears to edges. Includes bibliography and glossary. B&w photographs. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

Image for Tadao Ando

Tadao Ando

By: Furuyama, Masao

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Basel, Switzerland, Birkhauser: 1996

Edition: 3rd, Enlarged & Updated Edition

Seller ID: P4903


248p. Cover edges worn with corners lightly creased. A Studio Paperback. Includes selected bibliography. B&w illustrations and photographs. (9-3/4"x6-5/8") View more info

Image for THE RICHFIELD BUILDING, 1928-1968

THE RICHFIELD BUILDING, 1928-1968

By: Gebhard, David

Price: $125.00

Publisher: [Los Angeles], Atlantic Richfield: [1970?]

Seller ID: P6503


27p. Note on title page, slipcase cloth stained. Tribute to the Moderne-style building at 5th and Flower Streets in downtown Los Angeles, the design of which represented the black gold produced by The Richfield Oil Company. View more info

Image for THE RICHFIELD BUILDING, 1928-1968

THE RICHFIELD BUILDING, 1928-1968

By: Gebhard, David

Price: $125.00

Publisher: [Los Angeles], Atlantic Richfield: [1970?]

Seller ID: P6504


27p. Clean and unmarked. Tribute to the Moderne-style building at 5th and Flower Streets in downtown Los Angeles, the design of which represented the black gold produced by The Richfield Oil Company. View more info

Image for ARCHITECTURE IN LOS ANGELES: A COMPLEAT GUIDE

ARCHITECTURE IN LOS ANGELES: A COMPLEAT GUIDE

By: Gebhard, David & Robert Winter

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Utah, Gibbs M. Smith; Peregrine Smith Books: 1985

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: P5825


526p. Signed by Gebhard on half title page and by Winter on title page. Cover corners lightly worn and top back edge scraped, no creases on spine. Includes bibliography. B&w photographs. 8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall. View more info

Image for Newport Preserv'd: Architecture of the 18th Century

Newport Preserv'd: Architecture of the 18th Century

By: Guinness, Desmond; Julius Trousdale Sadler, Jr.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1982

Edition: First

Seller ID: H8919


152p. Front cover hinge has what seems like glue residue from binding, jacket has slight edge wear. B&w photographs and color photo plates. (11-3/8"x8-7/8") View more info

Image for 1851 AND THE CRYSTAL PALACE: BEING AN ACCOUNT OF THE GREAT EXHIBITION AND ITS CONTENTS; OF SIR JOSEPH PAXTON; AND OF THE ERECTION, THE SUBSEQUENT HISTORY AND THE DESTRUCTION OF HIS MASTERPIECE

1851 AND THE CRYSTAL PALACE: BEING AN ACCOUNT OF THE GREAT EXHIBITION AND ITS CONTENTS; OF SIR JOSEPH PAXTON; AND OF THE ERECTION, THE SUBSEQUENT HISTORY AND THE DESTRUCTION OF HIS MASTERPIECE

By: Hobhouse, Christopher

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1937

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12567


[xiv], 181p. Bookstore label on back pastedown, cover corners worn with spine sunned, jacket has a 1" creased tear at bottom edge with smaller tears and chips to edges and spine sunned. B&w illustrations and 2 foldout illustrations. (8-1/2"x6") View more info