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image of Theatres: An Architectural and Cultural History

Theatres: An Architectural and Cultural History

Tidworth, Simon

New York: Praeger Publishers, 1973. First US Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8-1/2" x 9-3/4" Cloth in DJ; 224pp; DJ clean & bright with very slight edgewear, boards square, clean & bright, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG/VG condition. Architectural and cultural history of theaters. Heavily illustrated.

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$ 55.00
image of Century of Color: Exterior Decoration for American Buildings, 1820-1920

Century of Color: Exterior Decoration for American Buildings, 1820-1920

Moss, Roger W.

Watkins Glen, NY: The American Life Foundation, 1981. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. 8-1/2 x 11 Softcover; 108pp; Covers clean & bright, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG condition. Documentary history of American exterior decoration in 100 plates taken from the collections of The Athenaeum of Philadelphia and the archives of the Sherwin-Williams Company. Fully illustrated, in color.

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$ 25.00
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Process Architecture No. 7: Modern Houses in America

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.

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$ 35.00
image of David & Gladys Wright House: Images from the Collection of the Avery Library

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

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.

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$ 250.00
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String of Pearls: City of the Future

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.

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$ 35.00
image of Bair Facts: The Writings of Frederick H. Bair, Jr.

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

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.

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$ 18.00
image of The Journal of Latrobe: Being the Notes and Sketches of an Architect, Naturalist and Traveler in the United States from 1796 to 1820
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.

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$ 38.00
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Fondation Le Corbusier

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.

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$ 15.00
image of The Traditional Architecture of Kathmandu Valley

The Traditional Architecture of Kathmandu Valley

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.

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$ 20.00
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Innovative Fence Designs from Small Diameter Timber: Adding Value Through Design

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.

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$ 45.00
image of Proposed Central City Plan (Portland, Oregon)

Proposed Central City Plan (Portland, Oregon)

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.

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$ 35.00
image of American Ingenuity: Stock Floor Plans

American Ingenuity: Stock Floor Plans

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.

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$ 25.00
image of The T.S.D. Trip.

The T.S.D. Trip.

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.

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$ 55.00
image of Boletim Da Direccao-Geral Dos Edificios E Monumentos Nacionais Monumentos. Pousada De Santa Marinha, Guimaraes 130.

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

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.

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$ 50.00
image of House Plans for Narrow & Small Lots: A Catalogue for Oregon's Developers and Communities June 1997

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

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.

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$ 35.00
image of New City Patterns: The Analysis of and a Technique for Urban Reintegration

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

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.

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$ 17.00
image of The Early Dwellings of Nantucket (The White Pine Series of Architectural Monographs Volume III Number 6, December 1917)

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

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.

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$ 15.00
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Wolmanized Pressure-Treated Lumber: Protected Against Decay and Termites

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.

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$ 14.00
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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.

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$ 12.00
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Port Towns of Penobscot Bay (The White Pine Series of Architectural Monographs Volume VIII Number 1, February 1922)

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.

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$ 10.00
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