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Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good+


Price:
$12.00

Kaplan, Sam
LA, LOST & FOUND : An Architectural History of Los Angeles
NY: Crown, 1993

Quarto. 223 pp; numerous color & b/w photos; bibliography. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, covers show light edge wear. This well-illustrated book traces the changes in architectural style in Los Angeles, shows examples of notable office buildings, theaters, churches, and homes, and examines the unique qualities of the City of Angels.
Inventory number #000561



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


Price:
$15.00

Port, Weimar
CHICAGO THE PAGAN
Chicago: Judy Publishing Co., 1953

First edition. Octavo. 175 pp; b/w photos & drawings by the author; index to illustrations; subject index. Cloth with black-stamped lettering on cover & spine, map endpapers, in dustjacket. VG/VG, no ownership marks, jacket lightly soiled, minor chipping at head of spine. Pseudonym of Will Judy (1891-1973), non-fiction writer, publisher, diarist, poet, and dog lover. The author depicts Chicago as"'a pagan woman with a come hither look."
Inventory number #000478



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Fine


Price:
$15.00

Friedman, Mildred & Glenn M. Andres
HHPA: Hardy Holzman Pfeiffer Associates: Buildings and Projects 1992-1998
NY: Rizzoli, 1999

First edition. Quarto. 224 pp; profusely illustrated in color & b/w photographs. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Fine, a crisp, unmarked copy; jacket in protective mylar cover. HHPA is especially renowned for its theater and performing arts complexes. This book features the presentation of 50 projects (interiors and exteriors), plus works in progress and planning projects. They include: Windows on the World restaurant at the World Trade Center and Bryant Park in New York City; Cleveland Library, Hawaii Theatre Center in Honolulu; the comprehensive development plan for Warner Bros. Hollywood Studios; and the Los Angeles Public Library, Central Library, built in 1926 by Bertram Grosvenor Goodhue.
Inventory number #000351



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Fine


Price:
$25.00

Trocme, Suzanne
RETRO HOME
NY: Rizzoli, 2001

First edition. Octavo. 143 pp; profusely illustrated in color; directory; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy; no wear to jacket. A nostalgic look at 20th-century house style decade by decade from 1910 to 1990. Each chapter features a guide to the trends of the times, followed by advice on re-creating the look. In addition, the book offers a glimpse into the homes of people whose authentic interiors reflect that era today.
Inventory number #000350



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$6.00

Mesple, Paul
TOULOUSE
Paris: Editions Alpina, 1951

Twelvemo. 63 pp; fully illustrated with b/w photographs by Jean Dieuzaide. Text in French. Paperback. Good+ back cover lightly soiled. Part of the series "La France Illustree"
Inventory number #000152