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Marcel Breuer: New Buildings and Projects

by PAPACHRISTOU, TICIAN

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1970
Condition
Spine lettering flecked, otherwise near fine in original brown cloth. Lacking dust jacket.
Edition
First American Edition, First Printing
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$100.00

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New York: Praeger, 1970. First American Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Spine lettering flecked, otherwise near fine in original brown cloth. Lacking dust jacket.. Square quarto. 10.25 x 10.75 in. 239 + [1] pp. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of photographs, plans, etc. Tryon architect Holland Brady's copy, with his distinctive booklabel to front free endpaper.
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The Builder; An Illustrated Weekly Magazine, for the Architect, Engineer, Archaeologist, Constructor, & Artist

by GODWIN, GEORGE

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Published
1854
Condition
Near fine in half-leather, titled in gilt on spine. Binding square and tight, text clean and bright. Tryon architect Holland Bra
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$250.00

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London, 1854. Hardcover. Near fine in half-leather, titled in gilt on spine. Binding square and tight, text clean and bright. Tryon architect Holland Brady's copy, with his book label affixed to front free endpaper.. Small folio. 9.25 x 13.25 in. Nicely rebound. With black & white illustrations throughout. Somewhat heavy-may require additional postage.
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Architecture of the American Colonies and the Early Republic [This Volume Only]; Volumes XIII-XIV

by WHITEHEAD, RUSSELL F.

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Published
1928
Condition
Cover spotted, otherwise very good in original burgundy cloth, titles in gilt. Binding square and tight, text clean and bright.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$75.00

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New York: William Helburn, 1928. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Cover spotted, otherwise very good in original burgundy cloth, titles in gilt. Binding square and tight, text clean and bright.. Quarto. Published as Volumes 13-14 of the Monograph Series, Recording the Architecture of the American Colonies and the Early Republic; titled "Vol. II" on covers. Illustrated with 192… Read more
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The Work of Dwight James Baum, Architect

by BAUM, DWIGHT JAMES

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Published
1927
Condition
Very good in original dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Rubbed at extremities, joint starting at foot of spine. Bindin
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First Edition, First Printing
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$250.00

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New York: William Helburn, 1927. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very good in original dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt on spine. Rubbed at extremities, joint starting at foot of spine. Binding is sound, textblock tight.. Folio. 13 x 16.5 in. Fully illustrated with 191 black & white plates of photographs and plans. With a foreword by Harvey… Read more
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The Basilica of Saint Lawrence: National Register of Historic Places National Significance Text

by TOMS, JOHN F.

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Published
2010
Condition
As new spiral-bound.
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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Asheville, NC: John F. Toms, 2010. First Edition. As new spiral-bound.. Quarto. 8.5 x 11 in. Unpaginated. Illustrated with black-and-white reproductions of maps and diagrams. Signed by Toms on title page.
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Distinctive Homes of Moderate Cost: Being a Collection of Country and Suburban Homes in Good Taste, with Some Value in Suggestion for the Home-Builder

by SAYLOR, HENRY H., Editor

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Published
1910
Condition
Near fine in original pictorial cloth, corners lightly worn, spine somewhat cracked, but holding well.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$100.00

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New York: McBride, Winston & Company, 1910. First Edition, First Printing. Near fine in original pictorial cloth, corners lightly worn, spine somewhat cracked, but holding well.. Quarto. 25.5 x 32.5 cm. 173 pp. Profusely illustrated with black-and-white reproductions of photographs, floorplans.
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How to See: Visual Adventures in a World God Never Made

by NELSON, GEORGE

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Published
1977
Condition
Near fine in original black cloth and near fine slightly soiled and worn pictorial dust jacket.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$125.00

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1977. First Edition, First Printing. Near fine in original black cloth and near fine slightly soiled and worn pictorial dust jacket.. Small square quarto. 22 x 24 cm. vi; 233 pp. Fully illustrated with black-and-white reproductions of photographs.
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Prairie Style: Houses and Gardens by Frank Lloyd Wright and the Prairie School

by LEGLER, DIXIE and CHRISTIAN KORAB

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Published
1999
Condition
Top edge lightly spotted, else fine in original pictorial boards and near fine pictorial dust jacket.
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First Edition, First Printing
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New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1999. First Edition, First Printing. Top edge lightly spotted, else fine in original pictorial boards and near fine pictorial dust jacket.. Quarto. 22.5 x 28.5 cm. 207 pp. Fully illustrated with color reproductions of photographs by Christian Korab.
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The Third Rome, 1870-1950: Traffic and Glory

by KOSTOF, SPIRO

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1973
Condition
Softcover. Some spotting to page edges and title page, else near fine in original black wrappers. Previous owner's small sta
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$25.00

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Berkeley: University Art Museum, 1973. First Edition, First Printing. Softcover. Some spotting to page edges and title page, else near fine in original black wrappers. Previous owner's small stamp to inside upper cover.. Quarto. 25.5 x 25.5 cm. 87 pp. Profusely illustrated with black-and-white and a few color reproductions of photographs and maps.
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Splendours of the Vijayanagara Empire: Hampi

by MICHELL, GEORGE and VASUNDHARA FILLIOZAT, Editors

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Published
1982
Condition
Near fine in original grey cloth and very good somewhat chipped and worn dust jacket.
Edition
First American Edition, First Printing
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$30.00

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Atlantic Highlands, NJ: Humanities Press, 1982. First American Edition, First Printing. Near fine in original grey cloth and very good somewhat chipped and worn dust jacket.. Tall quarto. 25 x 33 cm. 140 pp. Fully illustrated in color and black-and-white.
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Die Kunstdenkmaler des Landkreises Mannheim, Ohne Stadt Schwetzingen

by HUTH, HANS, Editor

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Published
1967
Condition
Near fine in original grey cloth and very good mildly rubbed and worn pictorial dust jacket. Mild toning to page edges. Text in
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First Edition, First Printing
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$40.00

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(Ladenburg): Deutscher Kunstverlag, 1967. First Edition, First Printing. Near fine in original grey cloth and very good mildly rubbed and worn pictorial dust jacket. Mild toning to page edges. Text in German.. Large octavo. 18 x 25.5 cm. 495 pp. Profusely illustrated in black-and-white.
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Landscape and Material Life in Franklin County, Massachusetts, 1770-1860

by GARRISON, J. RITCHIE

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine in original brown cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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$35.00

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Knoxville: The University of Tennessee Press, 1991. First Edition, First Printing. Fine in original brown cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Large octavo. 18.5 x 26 cm. xix; 314 pp. Illustrated with black-and-white reproductions of maps and photographs.
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Danmarks slotte og herregårde

by STILLING, NIELS PETER

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
2005
Condition
Fine in original black cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket. Text in Danish.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9788756770149
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$40.00

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(København): Politikens Forlag, 2005. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original black cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket. Text in Danish.. Quarto. 8.5 x 11.25 in. 480 pp. Profusely illustrated with color reproductions of photographs.
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Dispersed City of the Plains

by STONE, HARRIS

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Published
1998
Condition
Fine in original white cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.
Edition
First edition, first printing
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$30.00

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New York: Monthly Review Press, 1998. First edition, first printing. Fine in original white cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket.. Small quarto. 172 pages. Illustrated throughout with reproductions of drawings.
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Cordwood Building: The State of the Art

by ROY, ROB

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Published
2003
Condition
Softcover. Fine in original pictorial wrappers. Signed by Roy on the title page.
Edition
First edition, first printing
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$25.00

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(Gabriola Island, BC): New Society Publishers, 2003. First edition, first printing. Softcover. Fine in original pictorial wrappers. Signed by Roy on the title page.. Small quarto. 240 pages. Profusely illustrated in black-and-white with a suite of color plates.
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Robert A.M. Stern: Houses

by STERN, ROBERT A.M.

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1997
Condition
Fine in original eggshell cloth and fine dust jacket.
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781885254689
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$75.00

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(New York): The Monacelli Press, 1997. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Fine in original eggshell cloth and fine dust jacket.. Large thick quarto. 608 pp. Fully illustrated with drawings and color reproductions of photographs. Very heavy; additional postage will be required for this book.
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Blueprints for Modern Living: History and Legacy of the Case Study Houses

by MCCOY, ESTHER and THOMAS S. HINES

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1998
Condition
Softcover. Near fine in original pictorial wrappers. Tryon architect Holland Brady's copy, with his distinctive book label o
Edition
First MIT paperback edition
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$75.00

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Cambridge: The MIT Press, 1998. First MIT paperback edition. Softcover. Near fine in original pictorial wrappers. Tryon architect Holland Brady's copy, with his distinctive book label on front free endpaper.. Oblong quarto. 256 pages. Fully illustrated with black-and-white reproductions of photographs.
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The Architecture of Wm. Frank McCall, Jr., FAIA: A Complete Designer in the Classical Tradition

by MICHELL, WILLIAM ROBERT

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Published
1985
Condition
Fine in original black cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket. Tryon architect Holland Brady's distinctive book label.
Edition
First edition
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$125.00

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(Savannah: Golden Coast Publishing Co, 1985. First edition. Fine in original black cloth and fine pictorial dust jacket. Tryon architect Holland Brady's distinctive book label.. Tall quarto. 176 pages. Illustrated with 210 color reproductions of photographs.
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Early American Homes for Today: A Treasury of Decorative Details and Restoration Procedures

by CONGDON, HERBERT WHEATON

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Published
1963
Condition
Fine in original cloth-backed boards and pictorial dust jacket and publisher's pictorial slipcase.
Edition
First edition
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$25.00

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Rutland: Charles Tuttle, 1963. First edition. Fine in original cloth-backed boards and pictorial dust jacket and publisher's pictorial slipcase.. Small quarto. 263 pages. Illustrated throughout in black and white.
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The Second Generation

by McCOY, ESTHER

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA
Published
1984
Condition
Fine in original light orange cloth and a very good pictorial dust jacket with a small crinkled tear. Tryon, N.C. architect Holl
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780879051198
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$75.00

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Salt Lake City: Gibbs Smith / Peregrine Smith, 1984. First edition. Hardcover. Fine in original light orange cloth and a very good pictorial dust jacket with a small crinkled tear. Tryon, N.C. architect Holland Brady's distinctive book label affixed to the front free endpaper.. Square quarto. 191 pp. Profusely illustrated with black and white photographic reproductions. Introduction by… Read more
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