Category: Architecture


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Man's Struggle for Shelter (In an Urbanized World)

By: Abrams, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MIT Press, 1964:

Seller ID: 7150

Very Good/G+. 307 pp. Two minor tears and minor wearing on edge of DJ. View more info

The City is the Frontier

By: Abrams, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper & Row, 1965:

Seller ID: 8832

VG+/VG+. 2nd Printing. 394 pp. View more info

Cathedral Architecture

By: Briggs, Martin S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Pitkin Guides, 1997: 1997

Seller ID: 10273

Condition: VG+

VG+. Pamphlet Format. 20 pp. with numerous photographs. View more info

Chautauqua Impressions (Architecture and Ambience)

By: Campen, Richard N. (Written and Illustrated with Photographs by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chagrin Falls, Ohio: West Summit Press, 1984:

Seller ID: 5573

VG++. Oversized Softcover. 142 pp. of text and photographs. Signed. Sturdy pictorial cover. View more info

One Thousand Buildlings of London

By: Davies, Gill (Text by)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal: 2006

Seller ID: 37185

ISBN: 1-57912-587-5

Condition: As New

576 pp. Organized by postal zones, with a keyed map accompanying each section and numerous sidebars discussing various curiousities and points of interest. Besides being a valuable guide, it is also a wonderful source of fine photography and architecture, plus more. Folio edition. View more info

How to Design and Build Your Own House

By: Didonno, Lupe and Phyliss Sperling

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1978

Seller ID: 39518

ISBN: 0-394-40228-6

Condition: VG+

Stated first edition. 365 pp. with numerous phnotographs, illustrations and designs throughout. A complete do it yourself volume illustrated every step of the way with 665 how to drawings illustrating every aspect of building a home from excavation to laying brick plus more. View more info

Structural Drafting

By: Dufour, Frank O.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: American Technical Soc.: 1920

Seller ID: 29092

Condition: VG+

4th printing. 117 pp. with illustrations throughout. A practical presentation of drafting and detailing methods used in drawing up specifications for structural steel work. Red boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. View more info

Bungalows, Camps and Mountain Houses

By: Editor of the Architects and Builders Magazine

Price: $250.00

Publisher: William T. Comstock: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27823

Condition: Very Good

111 pp. elaborately illustrated with photographs and designs throughout and also includes 4 pp. of advertisements. The volume consists of a large variety of designs by a number of architects, showing buildings that have been erected in all parts of the country. Many are intended for summer use while others (especially in California and the Southern states) are intended for permanent residences. Camps, hunter's lodges, log cabins etc. are also included. Tan boards with red and black design on cover and with green spine. Shows minor rubbing on top/bottom of spine. Extremely scarce title. View more info

Richard Estes: The Urban Landscape

By: Estes, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and New York GraphicSociety: 1978

Seller ID: 26591

Condition: As New

69 pp. with beautiful photography of urban scenes throughout. a catalogue and interview by John Arthur and an essay by John Canady. View more info

How to Design, Build, Remodel and Maintain Your Home

By: Falcone, Joseph D. (A.I.A.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc. 1978:

Seller ID: 7345

VG+/VG+. First Edition. First printing. 597 pp. with over 1,000 illustrations. A classic book for the builder. View more info

A History of Architecture (On the Comparative Method)

By: Fletcher, Banister (Sir)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Charles Scribners Sons: 1945

Seller ID: 27374

Condition: VG+

12th edition revised and enlarged with over 4,000 illustrations, and especially written for students, craftsmen and amateurs. 1,033 pp. with photographs and illustrations throughout. A series of lecture diagrams, illustrating the evolution, progress and development of all styles of architecture with illustrations of plans, elevations, views, sketches, constructive and ornamental details of all styles of architecture. An excellent resource book. Although DJ is bright and clean, it shows wear and tear along edges and is missing 1" - 2" of rear top. Scarce title. View more info

So This Is Where You Work!

By: Fracchia, Charles A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: A Studio/Penguin Book, 1979:

Seller ID: 7176

Very Good. Photographs by Mark Kauffman. A guide to unconventional working environments. 112 pp. with text and photographs. Square softcover. View more info

On the Rise

By: Goldberger, Paul

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Times Books, 1983:

Seller ID: 7174

Very Good/Very Good. Architecture and design in a postmodern age. 340 pp. plus numerous photographs. View more info

Images of American Living

By: Gowans, Alan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: J. B Lippincott, 1964:

Seller ID: 4880

Very Good/Very Good. 2nd Printing. Oversized Hardback. Four centuries of architecture and furniture as cultural expression. 498 pp. with photographs and drawings throughout. Minor wearing along edges of DJ. View more info

The Vision of Frank Lloyd Wright

By: Heinz, Thomas A.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chartwell Books: 2002

Seller ID: 37168

ISBN: 0-7858-1186-9

Condition: As New

A complete guide to the designs of an architectural genius. 447 pp. with numerous full color photographs throughout which illusrate Frank Lloyd Wright's architectural legacy. Oversized oblong hardcover. Scarce title. View more info

Kicked A Building Lately?

By: Huxtable, Ada Louise

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Quadrangle/New York Times Book Co. 1976:

Seller ID: 4830

Very Good/Very Good. Written by the leading American architecture critic. 304 pp. View more info

On a Grander Scale

By: Jardine, Lisa

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harpercollins: 2002

Seller ID: 26066

Condition: VG+

Stated first edition. 600 pp. The volume deals with the life of Sir Christopher Wren, architect of St. Paul's Cathedral in London. Remainder mark on bottom edge. View more info

The Changing Face of America

By: Jones, Peter C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Prentice-Hall: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22085

Condition: Very Good

191 pp. with photography by Alfred Stieglitz, Dorothea Lange, Walker Evans, Margaret Bourke-White, and others. Tells the story of how the American landscape has evolved, from the 1870's to recent times. Minor tears along edges of DJ. View more info

Architectural Detail (Wood, Glass, Metal, Tile, Fiber)

By: Kemp, Jim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Longmeadow Press: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 30941

Condition: VG+

Photographs by Robert Perron. 175 pp. with full color detailed photographs t hroughout. Five key chapters feature a different medium and more than 60 artisans and 100 projects are showcased. View more info

Garden Rooms, Sunrooms and Greenhouses (and How to Build them)

By: Kramer, Jack

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1983

Seller ID: 39519

ISBN: none

Condition: VG+

152 pp. with numerous photographs, illustrations and floor plans throughout. the volume offers an array of garden rooms and sun heated spaces to choose from. View more info