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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Fine


Price:
$50.00

Newcomb, Rexford, new introduction by Marc Appleton
MEDITERRANEAN DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE in the United States
NY: Acanthus Press, 1999

Quarto. 224 pp; fully illustrated with b/w photos & plans. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Fine, a crisp, tight, unmarked copy. Originally published in 1928, this book features primarily Italian and Spanish Colonial-style homes located in Southern California and Florida. Some of the architects shown are George Washington Smith, Reginald D. Johnson, Summer Greene, Wallace Neff, Elmer Grey, and Marion Sims Wyeth.
Inventory number #013159



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00

Curl, Donald W.
MIZNER'S FLORIDA: American Resort Architecture
NY/Cambridge: Architectural History Foundation / MIT, 1987

First edition. Octavo. xii, 250 pp; 149 b/w photographs & floor plans; notes; bibliography; list of buildings & projects; index. Paperback. Near Fine, a crisp, tight, unmarked copy. Palm Beach's society architect - Addison Mizner - founded the Spanish style as the distinctive style for Florida's resort architecture in just seven years, from 1919 to 1926.
Inventory number #013158



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Lindsay, James
PICTORIAL GUILFORD. A New England Town in Photographs
Guilford, CT: Guilford Keeping Society, 1976

Quarto. 40 pp; full of historic b/w photogarphs. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; light edgewear to covers.
Inventory number #013139



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$20.00

blake, Peter
FORM FOLLOWS FIASCO: Why Modern Architecture Hasn't Worked
Boston: Little, Brown and Co., 1977

Quarto. 169 pp; over 130 b/w photographs. Paperback. VG. a clean, unmarked copy; bookplate on inside front cover, minor edgewear.
Inventory number #013135



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


Price:
$15.00

Penoyre, John & Michael Ryan
THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ARCHITECTURE
London / NY: Frederick Warne & Co., 1970

Fifth edition. Sixteenmo. 223 pp; many illustrations (some in color); map; illustrated glossary. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy, price-clipped jacket shows minor wear at top of spine & corners, red spine lettering a little faded. #13 in the Observer's Pocket series
Inventory number #013124



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


Price:
$1600.00

Lindeberg, H.T. Introduction by Royal Cortissoz
DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE OF H.T. LINDEBERG
NY: William Helburn, 1940

First edition. Folio. xxi, xiv, 310 pp; illustrated from photographs, drawings, plans, and elevations, including six plates in color; list of clients. Original gilt-stamped red cloth. VG, top & bottom of spine and edges of backstrip lightly rubbed, covers show light soil, gilt spine dull. Presentation copy to the printer - Inscribed "To E.L. Hildreth, With thanks for your care and congratulations on your success in the printing of this book - Harrie T. Lindberg, August 15, 1940.
Inventory number #013116



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$100.00

Trade Catalogue
Manufacture de Carreaux Mosaiques en Portland Comprime. Mosaiques en Marbres des Alpes
Paris: Paul-Dubos & Cie, n.d.

ca. 1900. First edition. Folded size: 7 1/8" h x 4 5/8" w - opens up to 7 1/8" x 23 1/4". 9 pp, color illustrations. Text in French. Folding stiff cardstock. Near Fine, minor rubbing to fore edge. The catalogue depicts fifteen tile designs with interchangeable borders. Also 2 pp showing several stone balustrade designs.
Inventory number #013022



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Reid, Kenneth, editor
PENCIL POINTS. August 1938. Vol. 19, No. 8
Stamford, CT: Reinhold Publishing Corp., 1938

Quarto, pp 472-534 + 48 pp of advertisements; full of b/w illustrations & a few color plates. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; approx. 1-in. loss at both top & bottom of spine, covers lightly soiled, back cover rubbed. This issue features the houses of William Wilson Wurster. The Comparative Details No. 39 features Trellised Entrances.
Inventory number #013014



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$50.00

Clair, Jean, et al.
LES REALISMES, 1919-1939: [exposition], Centre Georges Pompidou, 17 decembre 1980-20 avril 1981, Staatliche Kunsthalle Berlin, 10 mai-30 juin 1981 (French Edition)
Paris: Centre Georges Pompidou, 1980

Quarto. 529 pp; profuse b/w & color photographs; biographies & bibliographies. Text in French. Paperback. Near Fine, a crisp, unmarked copy. Organized by the National Museum of Modern Art (painting, sculpture, photography, drawing), the Center of Industrial Creation (architecture, graphics, industrial objects, poster) and the Public Library of Information (literature), and presenting artistic works and the literary works of Germany, Belgium, U.S., Spain, France, Great Britain, Italy, the Netherlands, Scandinavia, Switzerland and Czechoslovakia. It features rich iconography and quotes from poems and extracts from literary texts.
Inventory number #013011



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


Price:
$75.00

Burkhardt
MIES VAN DER ROHE: Sa Carriere, Son Heritage et Ses Disciples
Paris: Centre Georges Pompidou, 1987

Quarto. 175 pp; profuse color & photographs; bibliography; index. Text in French. Publisher's black cloth with white lettering in dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a crisp unmarked copy; jacket has light edgewear.
Inventory number #013008



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


Price:
$175.00

Eveno, Claude
LE CORBUSIER: Une Encyclopedie (Collection Monographie) (French Edition)
Paris: Centre Georges Pompidou, 1987

Quarto. 497 pp; profuse b/w photographs; bibliography; index. Text in French. Publisher's black cloth with white lettering in dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a crisp unmarked copy; jacket has short edge tear, mild soil, edges slightly yellowed.
Inventory number #013004



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$20.00

Creighton, Thomas H., editor
BUILDING FOR MODERN MAN: A Symposium
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1949

First edition. Octavo. xv, 219 pp. Black cloth with silver reverse lettered spine. VG
Inventory number #013001



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$35.00

Albanese, Flavio, ed.
Domus no. 911 febbraio 2008
Milan: Editoriale Domus Spa, 2008

12.75" x 9.75". 191 pp; profuse color & b/w illustrations. Text in Italian & English. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; light edgewear, top corner creased, bottom corner is curled. This issue includes several articles on Gio Ponti.
Inventory number #012999



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good+


Price:
$25.00

Trade Catalogue
KELSEY Health Heat. Type R
Syracuse, NY: Kelsey Heating Company, 1927

Quarto. 20 pp; full of b/w photographs & drawings. Stiff brown wraps. VG+, a clean, unmarked copy
Inventory number #012989



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good+


Price:
$40.00

Trade Catalogue
GRATES: Franklin Stoves & Fire Frames: Authentic Reproductions of Antique Originals
NY: Todhunter, Inc., 1930

Quarto. 16 pp; full of b/w photographs. Stiff blue pictorial wraps. VG+, a clean, unmarked copy. Letter on Todhunter letterhead, dated 1942, laid in. All types of grates are illustrated, including basket, hob, register, andiron baskets, dog, , as well as several types of Franklin stoves and fire frames.
Inventory number #012988



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Trade Catalogue
WINDOWALLS: Ways to use Andersen complete wood window units in your new Home
Bayport, MN: Andersen Corp., n.d.

ca. 1950's. Quarto. 24 pp; illustrated with b/w photographs & drawings. Illustrated stapled paperback. VG-, no ownership marks; cover has 3" split at top & bottom of spine, tiny chip to top corner. This brochure presents eighteen "Windowalls" or walls of windows. Includes sizes, uses, prices, etc.
Inventory number #012987



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


Price:
$125.00

Reiff, Daniel D.
HOUSES FROM BOOKS: The Influence of Treatises, Pattern Books, and Catalogs in American Architecture, 1738-1950. A History and Guide
University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2000

Quarto. xi, 412 pp; 734 b/w photographs, drawings, floor plans & graphs; notes; bibliography; index. Cloth with gilt-lettered spine in dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy; binding slightly cocked; jacket slightly rubbed.
Inventory number #012979



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$150.00

Leyland, John, editor
GARDENS OLD & NEW The Country House & Its Garden Environment
London/NY: Country Life/Scribners Sons, n.d.

n.d. Volume 1, 3rd edition. Folio. xxiv + 298 pp; the featured estates are illustrated with b/w photographs by Charles Latham; many of the header illustrations are by Arthur Rackham. Green pictorial cloth, all edges gilt. VG, small loss at base of spine, head of spine & corners rubbed, bottom edges of cover lightly rubbed, binding a bit loose. Name of Boston architect Andrew H. Hepburn at top of title page, dated 1905.
Inventory number #012974



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$125.00

Leyland, John, editor
GARDENS OLD & NEW The Country House & Its Garden Environment
London/NY: Country Life/Scribners Sons, n.d.

n.d. Volume Two. Folio. xli + 284 pp; is illustrated by b/w photos by Charles Latham; many of the header illustrations are by Arthur Rackham. Gray pictorial cloth, all edges gilt. VG,
Inventory number #012973



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$50.00

White, Charles E., Jr.
THE BUNGALOW BOOK
NY: Macmillan Company, 1929

Reissue. Octavo. 221 pp; 8 b/w photos, 24 floor plans & tables. Publisher's green cloth with black-lettering on cover & spine; VG, a clean, unmarked copy; spine lightly sunned, minimal wear to top of spine. A non technical book those planning and building a bungalow.
Inventory number #012958