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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$25.00

Grimm, Inge Maria
Felix der Fuchs
Wien: Jugend und Volk, 1965

First edition. Oblong quarto. 48 pp; color illustrations by Otto Stefferl Text in German. Illustrated laminated boards. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; bit of rubbing at spine ends.
Inventory number #014294



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$25.00

Lesznai, Anna
The Wanderings of the Little Blue Butterfly in Fairyland
: Corvina, 1978

First edition. Quarto. 22 pp; color illustrations by Anna Lesznai. Illustrated laminated boards. VG, a clearn unmarked copy.
Inventory number #014293



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$20.00

Artzybasheff, Boris
Seven Simeons. A Russian Tale
NY: Viking Press, 1937

First edition. Quarto. Unpaginated. Full of color drawings by Boris Artzybasheff. Light green cloth with illustrated endpapers, no dustjacket. VG, front & rear endpapers lightly foxed, else a clean copy, edges of front cover & spine faded, overall soiling.
Inventory number #014292



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$30.00

Towne, Charles Hanson
This New York of Mine
NY: Cosmopolitan Book Corp., 1931

First edition. Octavo. 289 pp; 4 b/w photographs incl. frontispiece. Quarter black cloth with gold & silver foil front panel with black lettering. VG, a clean, unmarked copy internally; vertical stripes on front panel rubbed, spine ends lightly rubbed - spine label is missing.
Inventory number #014283



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$135.00

Zachman, Eugene C.
The New Municipal Auditorium Kansas City, Mo.
Kansas City, MO: NP, 1936

First edition. 14" H x 10.75" W. [32] pp; profusely illustrated with b/w photographs with silver border designs. Cream card stock with pictorial image of flag poles above entrance, heightened with silver. Four-page floor plan of the structure is laid in. VG condition - a clean, unmarked copy; covers bright, with light edge chipping at top & bottom edges. A wonderfully designed Art Deco booklet to honor a majestic art deco auditorium.
Inventory number #014280



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$45.00

[Fireplaces]
THE HOME FIRES: A Few Suggestions in Face Brick Fireplaces
Chicago: American Face Brick Association, 1925

First edition. Octavo. 47 pp; full of b/w drawings & photographs. Sewn binding perfect bound in brown illustrated wrappers. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers clean with minimal wear. This book features many examples of face-brick fireplaces, some with location and architect noted. The last page lists members of the American Face Brick Association.
Inventory number #014278



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$25.00

Hachette
Plan de Paris et de Sa Proche Banlieue. Les Guides Bleus
Paris: Hachette, 1947

First edition. Octavo. 95 pp; 30 folded plates of maps in color; fold-out map; alphabetical index of Paris streets. Blue cloth with dark blue lettering. VG-, a clean, unmarked copy, edges lightly rubbed, light stain at fore edge of front cover, not affecting text.
Inventory number #014275



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$200.00

Breuer, Gerda
Walde Huth Modefotografie
Koln: Locher, 2004

First edition. Quarto. 78 pp; profuse b/w & color photographs by Walde Huth. Text in German. Paperback with French flaps. VG, a clean copy with no inscriptions, top of spine bumped, tiny dent to bottom corner of text block; else a very good copy. Fashion photographs by German photographer Walde Huth, taken in Paris in the mid 50s. Uncommon.
Inventory number #014271



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$125.00

Saillard, Olivier
Madame Gres: Sculptural Fashion
: Hannibal Publishers, 2012

First edition. Quarto. 216 pp; profuse b/w & color illustrations. Text in English with Dutch translations. Black cloth spine with illustrated boards. A beautifully designed retrospective of the work of the Parisian haute couture designer Madame Gres (1903-1993). With contributions from renowned writers from the fashion scene, images by great photographers, and drawings by Madam Gres herself. Published to accompany the exhibition held 12 September 2012 - 10 February 2013 at the Mode Museum, Antwerp which is a reworking of the retrospective held in 2011 at the Musee Bourdelle in Paris.
Inventory number #014267



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


Price:
$275.00

Mauries, Patrick
LINE VAUTRIN
London: Thames and Hudson, 1992

First edition. Square octavo. 112 pp; full of color photographs. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy in unblemished jacket.
Inventory number #014266



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$250.00

Livingstone, Marco, Margaret Drabble, Tim Barringer, Xavier F. Salomon, Martin Gayford
David Hockney: A Bigger Picture
NY: Harry N. Abrams, 2012

First edition. Large quarto. 301 pp; full of color illustrations. Original bright green cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Near Fine, a crisp copy with no internal marks in jacket with no visible wear.
Inventory number #014263



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$275.00

Jones, Barbara
FOLLIES & GROTTOES
London: Constable, 1953

First edition. Octavo. xii, 264 pp; color title page (same as dustjacket), numerous b/w photographs & drawings; index. Purple cloth with silver-lettered spine in dustjacket. Fine/Near Fine, a bright, crisp unmarked copy, erratum slip tipped in; unclipped jacket has touch of wear to spine ends, slight creasing at top of front panel. Written and illustrated by the artist Barbara Mildred Jones (1912-1978). Jones studied Mural Decoration at the Royal College of Art - where she became part of that distinctive group of artists and illustrators of whom John Piper, Edward Bawden, Eric Ravilious and Edward Ardizzone are the best known. Barbara Jones had a lasting influence on the taste of her times with three of her books, including Follies and Grottoes. It developed an entirely new field for architectural and building historians, and led to the founding of an international society. Bookseller label from Holliday Bookshop affixed to rear board.
Inventory number #014262



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$75.00

Appleton, Marc
NEW CLASSICISTS: Appleton & Associates Architects
Mulgrave: Images Publishing, 2007

First edition. Large quarto. 256 pp; profuse color photographs; project list; bibliography. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Fine, a new, unused copy. Foreword by Witold Rybczynski. This monograph features fifteen residences designed and built by Appleton & Associates, Architects from 1987 to 2005. They are primarily in California, as well as houses in Telluride, CO, and in Martha's Vineyard, MA.
Inventory number #014260



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


Price:
$75.00

Maher, James T.
THE TWILIGHT OF SPLENDOR: Chronicles of the Age of American Palaces
Boston: Little, Brown, 1975

First edition. Octavo. 453 pp; b/w illustrations; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a clean, tight, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket lightly rubbed with minor color loss on front panel, edges lightly worn, abraded area at top of front flap most likely caused by removal of address label. The author presents five opulent private houses built in the U.S. between WWI and the Depression. They are Whitemarsh Hall (Philadelphia), Ca' d'Zan (Sarasota, FL), Vizcaya (Miami), San Marino (San Marino, CA), and Shadow Lawn (West Long Branch, NJ).
Inventory number #014258



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


Price:
$65.00

Port, M.H., editor
The Houses of Parliament
New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1976

First edition. Quarto. xxi, 347 pp; frontispiece "Gothic Lily" wall paper, printed by hand by John Penny Ltd from the original wood blocks, 11 color plates, 208 b/w illustrations, 3 tables; appendices; notes; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; jacket lightly chipped at top of spine and one corner.
Inventory number #014257



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


Price:
$150.00

Strong, Roy, Marcus Binney & John Harris [Inscribed by John Harris]
The Destruction of the Country House 1875-1975
London: Thames and Hudson, 1974

First edition. Octavo. 192 pp; 383 b/w photographs; lists of houses destroyed, in England, Scotland and Wales. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean copy with no markings, page edges slightly toned, front & rear free endpapers toned opposite jacket flaps (as usual); price-clipped jacket has light edgewear. On half title page - "Inscribed by the author, for Francis, with whom he is so often in architectural accord! John Harris"
Inventory number #014256



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$45.00

Dolkart, Andrew Scott
THE TEXTURE OF TRIBECA: An Illustrated History
NY: Tribeca Community Association, 1989

First edition. Oblong quarto. 59, [5] pp; numerous b/w photographs of buildings. Tan illustrated wraps with dark brown lettering on cover. VG, slight tear at top edge near spine, cover shows light soil, text is clean with marks in the book.
Inventory number #014255



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$225.00

Teller & Halverson
Teller & Halverson, Architects. 280 Wall St, Kingston, NY
NY: Architectural Catalog Co., 1933

First edition. Folio (13.25" x 10"). [23] pp; illustrations from photographs of exteriors & a few interiors, printed on recto only, plus [3] pp advertisements. Original brown wraps with yapped edges. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers clean, only minor edgewear. Teller & Halverson are known for their Colonial Revival houses in Ulster County & nearby areas. This monograph features interiors & exterior of five residences, as well as New Paltz Methodist Episcopal Church, New Paltz Central High School, and Ulster County Tuberculosis Hospital, Kingston, NY.
Inventory number #014222



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Good


Price:
$100.00

Trade Catalogue
FIREPROOF CONSTRUCTION for Houses and other Buildings of Moderate Cost
Pittsburgh: National Fire Proofing Company, 1910

Fourth edition. Octavo. 93 pp; profuse b/w photographs, diagrams, a few floor plans. Pictorial card wraps with embossed lettering and image. Good only - heavy water damage throughout affecting pages and covers though no pages are stuck together. First edition published in 1908, Uncommon
Inventory number #014207



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$150.00

[Salesman's Sample Book]
KID GLOVE COLORS
New York: P. Centemeri & Co., n.d.

n.d. First Edition. 6.75" x 4.25" closed; four panels opening to 6.75" x 17.75.." Four panels of kid glove color swatches in accordion fold binding, with a total of 32 color swatches (8 per panel). VG, light edge wear, cover gilt a bit dull.
Inventory number #014190