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Process Architecture No. 7: Modern Houses in America
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Process Architecture No. 7: Modern Houses in America

By Chang, Ching-Yu

Tokyo, Japan: Process Architecture Publishing Co., Ltd., 1978. Softcover. Very Good-. 8-3/4" x 11-1/2" Softcover; 216pp; Spine lightly creased, small scratch to front cover, covers slightly edgeworn, small hashtag mark & previous owner's stamp to Editorial page, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG- condition. Vintage architecture magazine from Japan. This issue: Modern Houses in America. Includes essay: A Critical View of Modern American Houses by Steven Hurtt, John J. McDermott & Nory Miller. Illustrated with photos (some in color) & diagrams. Text in Japanese and English.

$35.00

David & Gladys Wright House: Images from the Collection of the Avery Library
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David & Gladys Wright House: Images from the Collection of the Avery Library

By David & Gladys Wright House Foundation

Phoenix, AZ: David & Gladys Wright House Foundation. Softcover. Near Fine. 11" x 8-1/2" Spiral-Bound Softcover; 124pp; Spiral-bound, clear plastic front cover, covers clean & bright, text unmarked, binding is tight, Near Fine condition. Business card from foundation's president laid in. Collection of images of the David & Gladys Wright House designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for his son & daughter-in-law, from the collection of the Avery Library at Columbia University in New York City. Includes color drawings and designs, and black & white historic photos. The house was built in 1952 in the Arcadia neighborhood of Phoenix, Arizona.

$250.00

String of Pearls: City of the Future
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String of Pearls: City of the Future

By Kahn, Stan

Writers Club Press, 2001. Softcover. Fine. 297pp; Covers clean & bright, text unmarked, binding is tight, as new, Fine condition. Treatise about the String of Pearls city, which is predicated on the existence of a more advanced, more enlightened future populace committed to creating an urban life designed for health, livability and spiritual growth.

$35.00

Bair Facts: The Writings of Frederick H. Bair, Jr.
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Bair Facts: The Writings of Frederick H. Bair, Jr.

By Bair, Frederick H., Jr. (Edited by Perry L. Norton)

West Trenton, NJ: Chandler-Davis Publishing Company, 1960. Softcover. Good+. 129pp; Covers slightly edgeworn, previous owner's name to flyleaf, underlining to one page, binding is tight, Good+ condition. Writings from the newsletter of a city planner in Florida.

$18.00

The Journal of Latrobe: Being the Notes and Sketches of an Architect, Naturalist and Traveler in the United States from 1796 to 1820
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The Journal of Latrobe: Being the Notes and Sketches of an Architect, Naturalist and Traveler in the United States from 1796 to 1820

By Latrobe, Benjamin Henry

New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1905. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 269pp; Peach cloth boards with gilt titling & decoration to front & spine, top edge gilt, front hinge weak, slight wear to corners of boards, includes ribbon bookmark, text unmarked, binding is sound, VG condition. Notes and sketches of the architect of the Capitol in Washington, DC, naturalist and traveler in the United States from 1796 to 1820. Illustrated.

$38.00

Impressions of Japanese Architecture and the Allied Arts
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Impressions of Japanese Architecture and the Allied Arts

By Cram, Ralph Adams

New York: The Baker & Taylor Company, 1905. First Edition. Hardcover. Good+. 227pp; Maroon cloth boards with gilt titling to front & spine, fraying to base of spine, boards slightly bumped, but square & bright, previous owner's inscr. to FFEP, top edge gilt, frontispiece tissue guard intact, text unmarked, binding is sound, Good+ condition. Antique guide to Japanese architecture with 52 photographic plates. Consists of ten papers making up a series of impressions of the esthetic voicing of Japanese civilization. Five of the papers had been printed before, one was read before the Boston Society of Arts & Crafts, and four published here for the first time.

$27.00

Chinese Architecture: Past and Contemporary
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Chinese Architecture: Past and Contemporary

By Gin Djih Su

Hong Kong: The Sin Poh Almalgamated (H.K.) Limited, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 7" x 7-1/2" Hardcover in DJ; 281pp + 264 plates; DJ clean, bright, slightly edgworn & protected by mylar sleeve, boards square & clean, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG/VG condition. Treatise by Chinese architect on the history and development of Chinese architecture. Illustrated with 264 b/w plates.

$100.00

Fondation Le Corbusier
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Fondation Le Corbusier

By No Author Noted

Fondation Le Corbusier, 1972. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. 6-1/4" x 8-1/4" Wraps; 20pp; Binding staples rusted, faint musty odor, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG condition. Timeline and information about Le Corbusier the architect. Illustrated with photos & diagrams. Text in French and English.

$15.00

The Traditional Architecture of Kathmandu Valley
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The Traditional Architecture of Kathmandu Valley

By Korn, Wolfgang

Kathmandu, Nepal: Ratna Pustak Bhandar, 1993. Hardcover. Fair/Very Good. Cloth in DJ; 125pp; Boards water-stained, sewn binding holding together, but split at center, text unmarked, DJ slightly edgeworn, Fair/VG condition. Study of a group of traditional Nepalese style buildings in the Kathmandu Valley. Illustrated with diagrams.

$20.00

Innovative Fence Designs from Small Diameter Timber: Adding Value Through Design
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Innovative Fence Designs from Small Diameter Timber: Adding Value Through Design

By Eastin, Ivan (Editor)

Privately Printed, 2005. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. 12" x 7-1/2" Softcover; 73pp; Minor scuffing to covers, previous owner's stamp to title page, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG condition. Inscribed & Signed by Editor. Guide to innovative fence designs from small diameter timber. Contents: Adding Value Through Design: An Overview; Forest Restoration and Fire in the Western US; Innovative Fence Designs from Small Diameter Timber. Illustrated with photos, drawings & diagrams, some in color. Fence design illustrations and drawings by Roger Williams. Design layout by Judy Boardman and Jesi Asagi.

$45.00

Proposed Central City Plan (Portland, Oregon)
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Proposed Central City Plan (Portland, Oregon)

By Portland Bureau of Planning

Portland, OR: Portland Bureau of Planning, 1987. First Edition. Softcover. Good+. 8-1/2" x 14" Spiral-Bound Softcover; 158pp; Staining to front cover, previous owner's address label to first page, text unmarked, binding is sound, Good+ condition. Report from the Porltand Planning Bureau regarding the Central City Plan. Illustrated with maps & line drawings.

$35.00

American Ingenuity: Stock Floor Plans
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American Ingenuity: Stock Floor Plans

By Pechstein, Christina (Edited by Michael Busick, Illustrated by Rey Kyle)

Rockledge, FL: American Ingenuity, Inc., 1992. Softcover. Very Good+. 11" x 8-1/2" Spiral-Bound Softcover; 75pp; Clean, unmarked copy, VG+ condition. Stock floor plans for domes from American Ingenuity, Inc. Illustrated with diagrams.

$25.00

The T.S.D. Trip.
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The T.S.D. Trip.

By Harrell, Beemer

Hickory, NC: Beemer Harrell, 1981. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. 8" x 10" Softcover; 27pp; Slight handling wear to book, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG condition. Inscribed & Signed by Author. Chronicles the author's project, constructing a Tomato Stake Dome (a home-made geodesic dome). The project was originally meant for Mother Earth News, which rejected it for publication. Illustrated with photos.

$55.00

Boletim Da Direccao-Geral Dos Edificios E Monumentos Nacionais Monumentos. Pousada De Santa Marinha, Guimaraes 130.
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Boletim Da Direccao-Geral Dos Edificios E Monumentos Nacionais Monumentos. Pousada De Santa Marinha, Guimaraes 130.

By Ministerio Das Obras Publicas Transportes E Comunicacoes, Republica Portuguesa

Ministerio Das Obras Publicas Transportes E Comunicacoes, Republica Portuguesa, 1985. Softcover. Very Good-. 8" x 10-1/4" Softcover; 58pp + 49 plates; Minor staining to covers, inscr. to flyleaf, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG- condition. Bulletin about national buildings and monuments in Portugal. This issue: Pousada De Santa Marinha in Guimaraes, a 17th century Augustinian convent which has been converted into a luxury hotel. Illustrated with photos and 33 foldout architectural plans. Text in Portuguese.

$50.00

House Plans for Narrow & Small Lots: A Catalogue for Oregon's Developers and Communities June 1997
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House Plans for Narrow & Small Lots: A Catalogue for Oregon's Developers and Communities June 1997

By Livable Oregon Transportation and Growth Management Program

Portland, OR: Livable Oregon, 1997. Hardcover. Fine. 10" x 11" Hardcover; Bound in three-ring looseleaf binder, text clean, Fine condition. Collection of house plans for small and narrow lots in Oregon. Illustrated with diagrams & drawings.

$35.00

New City Patterns: The Analysis of and a Technique for Urban Reintegration
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New City Patterns: The Analysis of and a Technique for Urban Reintegration

By Sanders, S. E. & A. J. Rabuck

New York: Reinhold Publishing Corporation, 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good+. 8-1/2 x 11 Cloth in DJ; 197pp; DJ slightly edgworn, previous owner's stamp to front pastedown, pages clean & tight, VG/Good+ condition. Urban planning text. Illustrated with photos, map & diagrams, & with several foldout illustrations.

$17.00

The Early Dwellings of Nantucket (The White Pine Series of Architectural Monographs Volume III Number 6, December 1917)
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The Early Dwellings of Nantucket (The White Pine Series of Architectural Monographs Volume III Number 6, December 1917)

By Schweinfurth, J. A. (Edited by Russell F. Whitehead)

St. Paul, MN: White Pine Bureau, 1917. Softcover. Good+. 8-1/2 x 11 Wraps; 16pp; Minor staining to front cover, paint or label remnant to back cover, covers age-toned & slightly edgworn, text unmarked, binding is tight, Good+ condition. Architectural monograph on the early dwellings of Nantucket island. Introductory text by J. A. Schweinfurth. Photographs by Julian A. Buckly.

$15.00

Wolmanized Pressure-Treated Lumber: Protected Against Decay and Termites

By American Lumber & Treating Co.

Chicago: American Lumber & Treating Co., 1948. Softcover. Very Good-. 8-1/2 x 11 Wraps; 23pp; Covers slightly edgeworn, text unmarked, binding is sound, VG- condition. Also includes laid-in letter from company. Product manual on Wolmanized pressure-treated lumber. Illustrated with photos.

$14.00

The Town of Suffield Connecticut (The White Pine Series of Architectural Monographs Volume VII Number 6, December 1921)

By Tarn, David E. (Edited by Russell F. Whitehead)

St. Paul, MN: White Pine Bureau, 1921. Softcover. Good+. 8-1/2 x 11 Wraps; 16pp; Covers age-toned & slightly edgeworn, minor staining to back cover, text unmarked, binding is sound, Good+ condition. Architectural monograph on the town of Suffield, Connecticut. Introductory text by David E. Tarn. Photographs by Kenneth Clark.

$12.00

Port Towns of Penobscot Bay (The White Pine Series of Architectural Monographs Volume VIII Number 1, February 1922)

By Loomis, Charles Dana (Edited by Russell F. Whitehead)

St. Paul, MN: White Pine Bureau, 1922. Softcover. Good. 8-1/2 x 11 Wraps; 16pp; Light soiling to front cover, covers age-toned & slightly edgworn, cover tear at spine, text unmarked, binding is sound, Good condition. Architectural monograph on Port towns of Penobscot Bay. Introductory text by Charles Dana Loomis. Photographs by the author and Dorothy Abbot Loomis.

$10.00

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