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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$35.00

Atkinson, William
Views of Picturesque Cottages with Plans
Farnborough: Gregg Press, 1971

Reprint of 1805 edition. Octavo. viii, 29 pp text; 13 plates of floor plans & etchings of elevations. Dark blue cloth with gilt-lettered spine; no jacket as issued. VG, previous owner name on front flyleaf, else an unmarked copy; covers clean with no wear.
Inventory number #013850



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$35.00

Lugar, Robert
The Country Gentleman's Architect: Containing a Variety of Designs for Farm Houses and Farm Yards of Different Magnitudes
Farnborough: Gregg Press, 1971

Reprint of 1807 edition. Octavo. v, 26 pp text; 22 plates of floor plans & etchings of elevations. Dark blue cloth with gilt-lettered spine; no jacket as issued. VG, previous owner name on front flyleaf, else an unmarked copy; covers clean with no wear.
Inventory number #013849



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$50.00

Plaw, John
Rural Architecture; or Designs, from The Simple Cottage to the Decorated Villa
Farnborough: Gregg Press, 1971

Reprint of 1802 edition. Octavo. 8 pp text [list of plates]; 62 plates of floor plans & etchings of elevations. Dark blue cloth with gilt-lettered spine; no jacket as issued. VG, previous owner name on front flyleaf, else an unmarked copy; covers clean with no wear.
Inventory number #013848



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$350.00

Codman, Ogden
LA LEOPOLDA: A Description
Paris: N.R. Money, 1987

Small folio. Unpaginated [23] pp; b/w photographs. White paper-covered boards. VG+, a clean, unmarked copy; covers clean with minor soil. Originally published in 1939.
Inventory number #013839



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$125.00

Chicago Architectural Club
Year Book the Thirty-Sixth Annual Chicago Architectural Exhibition 1923
Chicago: Chicago Architectural Club, 1923

Quarto. Unpaginated. Profuse b/w illustrations from photographs and renderings, printed on one side only. Gilt-lettered blue paper-covered boards. VG, old price of 1.00 in ink on ffep, else unmarked; fore edge & corners rubbed through with small loss to one corner, as well as light wear to spine ends, spine gilt dulled. Binding tight. Foreword by Alfred Granger. Includes entries by Dwight James Baum, Chatten & Hammond, Delano & Aldrich, Holabird & Roche, Benno Janssen, Berlin & Swern, Roger Bullard, Grosvenor Atterbury, Stowe Phelps & John Tompkins; Talmadge & Watson, and others. Includes an Arts & Crafts category, with ironwork by Samuel Yellin and others.
Inventory number #013837



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$70.00

Van Pelt, John V.
Selected Monuments of French Gothic Architecture. One Hundred Plates
NY: Pencil Points, 1924

First edition. Quarto. [12], 213 pp; 100 plates of photographs & illustsations; index. Brown cloth-backed with tan paper-covered boards. VG, interior clean with no markings; corners lightly rubbed, bottom corners bumped, spine gilt no longer visible; covers relatively clean.
Inventory number #013836



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Poeschel, Erwin
La Maison Bourgeoise en Suisse = Das Burgerhaus in der Schweiz. XVe Volume. Le Canton de Vaud (1re Partie) = XV. Band Kanton Waadt (I. Teil)
Zurich: Orell Fussli, 1925

Small folio. l pp text plus 104 pp of b/w photographs, floor plans, elevations & measured drawings. Text in French. Paper wrappers. VG. a clean, unmarked copy; small loss to spine ends, minor crease at top edge. Part of a very extensive series of works covering Swiss domestic architecture in detail.
Inventory number #013834



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Schweizerischer Ingenieur- und Architektenverein
Das Burgerhaus in der Schweiz = La Maison Bourgeoise en Suisse. XIV. Band: Kanton Graubunden II
Zurich: Orell Fussli, 1924

Small folio. liii pp text plus 112 pp of b/w photographs, floor plans, elevations & measured drawings. Text in German. Paper wrappers. VG. a clean, unmarked copy; 1.25-in. tear to cover & title page at bottom edge, 2-in. loss at top of spine, minor wear to corners. Part of a very extensive series of works covering Swiss domestic architecture in detail.
Inventory number #013833



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Poeschel, Erwin
Das Burgerhaus in der Schweiz = La Maison Bourgeoise en Suisse. XII. Band: Kanton Graubunden I
Zurich: Orell Fussli, 1923

Small folio. lx pp text plus 135 pp of b/w photographs, floor plans, elevations & measured drawings. Text in German. Paper wrapper. VG. a clean, unmarked copy; binding cracked in one place though holding, spine moderately worn, small loss to spine ends, short edge tear. Part of a very extensive series of works covering Swiss domestic architecture in detail.
Inventory number #013832



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Good


Price:
$20.00

Schaer, Alfred
Das Burgerhaus in der Schweiz = La Maison Bourgeoise en Suisse. X. Band: Kantons Zug
Zurich: Orell Fussli, 1922

Small folio. xxix pp text plus 29 pp of b/w photographs, floor plans, elevations & measured drawings. Text in German. Paper wrapper. Good, light water damage, bottom 4 in. of right margin rippled, with a few plate pages stuck together in that area. Part of a very extensive series of works covering Swiss domestic architecture in detail.
Inventory number #013831



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$85.00

Howells, John Mead
Lost Examples of Colonial Architecture
NY: William Helburn, 1931

Limited edition. Small folio. [14] pp plus 244 full-page plates of b/w photographs; list of subscribers. Original gilt-lettered blue cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG-, a clean, unmarked copy internally, small bleached spot at bottom edge of rear cover; jacket with some loss at bottom edge of rear cover, scattered abrasion of jacket surface layer, edges of jacket spine & folds rubbed, spine toned. #812/1100 copies.
Inventory number #013830



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$80.00

Radford, William A., Bernard L. Johnson & Charles P. Rawson
Radford's Portfolio of Details of Building Construction
Chicago: Radford Architectural Co., 1911

First edition. Quarto. 200 pp; with 185 full-page detail drawings with descriptive text; index. Yellow pictorial cloth with blue lettering on cover & black title on spine. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, corner tips bent, base of spine starting to fray, front cover shows mild soiling. This is a collection of full-page measured drawings showing every detail of modern building construction and finish for residences of every type - houses of frame, brick, brick-veneer, stucco, concrete, etc. - barns and farm buildings, also miscellaneous buildings of every kind. Complete details for every style of interior trim, including special built-in features - dining room buffets and sideboards, kitchen cabinets, cases and cupboards, window seats, wardrobes, linen closets, fireplaces, mantels, built-in book cases, etc.
Inventory number #013828



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$75.00

Radford, Wm. A.
Cement Houses and How to Build Them
Chicago: Radford Architectural Co., 1909

First edition. Quarto. 170, [5] pp; profuse b/w illustrations & floor plans; index. Pictorial cloth. VG+, a clean, unmarked copy; covers bright with minor rubbing at spine ends & corners. This book features floor plans & perspective views for 87 cement house designs. It provides illustrated details of construction, standard specifications for cement and for concrete blocks; information concerning waterproofing, coloring, paving, reinforcing, foundations, walls, steps, sewer pipe, tile, chimneys, porches, floors, use of concrete on the farm, etc.
Inventory number #013827



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$600.00

Ludowici-Celadon Co.
ROOFING TILE: A Detailed Reference for Architects' Use
Chicago: Ludowici-Celadon Co., n.d.

ca. 1920. Oblong folio (9.5" x 13"). 106 pp; illustrated throughout with sketches and section & plan views of roofing parts. Brown buckram spine with gilt-lettered cloth covers. VG, title page lightly foxed; spine & corners a bit rubbed; minor blemish on front cover. This book is an illustrated technical presentation of various forms of terra cotta roofing tile, together with data on tile roofing construction. It includes elevations of buildings with specifications for various types of tile. Not in OCLC.
Inventory number #013825



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$20.00

Chase, David & Carolyn Laray
Sheet Metal Craftsmanship: Progress in Building
Washington, DC: National Building Museum, 1988

Oblong quarto. 48 pp; 84 b/w photographs, schematics, drawings; bibliography. Printed silver wrappers. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; light wear to extremities of covers including light creasing at spine edge. Catalogue for the 1988 exhibition on sheet metal and architecture at the National Building Museum, featuring many interesting examples of the use of sheet metal over 100 years.
Inventory number #013822



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good++
Jacket: None


Price:
$200.00


Encyclopedia of Home Designs 1964-65
Jamaica, NY: Plan Publishers, 1964

Oblong folio. Not paginated, approx. 250 pp. Illustrated with floor plans, elevations and b/w drawings of houses. Light grey cloth-covered boards with color illustration affixed to cover, with plastic comb binding. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers lightly soiled; 6 of the plastic "combs" are partially broken. A presentation of distinguished construction-tested house designs by the country's outstanding residential design specialists. A total of 311 home designs, incl. ranch house, split levels, expandable 1 1/2 story houses, two story, swimming pool homes, adaptable professional suites, narrow lot houses, farm-type residences, vacation houses. All with traditional, modern or colonial interiors. It includes coupon advertisements for building products.
Inventory number #013814



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$80.00

Baker, Geoffrey & Bruno Funaro
WINDOWS in Modern Architecture
NY: Architectural Book Publishing Co, 1948

First edition. Quarto. 144 pp; profuse b/w photographs, measured drawings, diagrams; index. White-stamped orange cloth with plastic comb binding in dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; price-clipped jacket.
Inventory number #013810



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$200.00

Dustman, U.M.
Dustman's Book of Plans and Building Construction for General Contractors and Home Builders
Chicago: Charles C. Thompson, 1910

Second edition. Oblong folio (8.75" x 12.75"). 239 pp; profuse house plans throughout, accompanied by b/w photographs, elevations, diagrams. White-lettered green cloth with photo plate on front cover of three-story house with barn behind. Good, former owner name on front free endpaper, nasty stain at top edge of last approx. 40 pp; rear hinge starting; edges of front cover darkened where smaller book rested on top, half circle stain at top edge of rear cover (7" x 3.5" at largest point). The first third of the book general construction advice & math; the rest features house plans with b/w photos.
Inventory number #013793



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$350.00

Sexton, R. W.
American Apartment Houses of Today
NY: Architectural Book Publishing, 1926

Folio (12.5" x 9.25"). xlviii, 268 pp; profuse b/w photographs, drawings and floor plans; list of architects represented. Original gilt-lettered blue cloth. VG, fomer name at top of title page, else unmarked, hinges loose; light wear to extremities, spine gilt dull, spine ends starting to fray, small label on spine, no other markings.
Inventory number #013792



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$200.00

Cram, Ralph Adams
American Church Building of Today
NY: Architectural Book Publishing, 1929

First edition. Folio (12.5" x 9.25"). ix, 283 pp; profuse b/w photographs. Gilt-lettered blue cloth. VG+, a clean, unmarked, tight copy; covers have light wear to bottom corners and spine ends.
Inventory number #013791