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Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$65.00

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, full of color illustrations of tile designs. 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

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:
$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: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Reid, Richard
THE SHELL BOOK OF COTTAGES
London: Michael Joseph, 1986

First paperback edition. Octavo. 256 pp; b/w photos, floor plans & line drawings; glossary; bibliography; index. Paperback. VG, bottom corner creased, black remainder mark on bottom edge, else a tight, clean, unmarked copy. This comprehensive survey of cottages, region by region, analyses the history, regional styles, materials and methods of construction. Detailed line drawings illustrate different types of walls, roofs, chimneys, doors and windows, along with numerous floor plans and b/w photographs.
Inventory number #012956



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$125.00

Samuely, Felix James & Conrad Wilson Hamann
Civil Protection; the Application of the Civil Defence Act and Other Government Requirements for Air Raid Shelters, Etc.
London: The Architectural Press, 1939

Folio. 165 pp plus 32 pp advertising section; full of diagrams & tables; fold-out map; index. Publisher's cream cloth with dark blue stamped lettering on cover & spine. Good only - binding tender, covers soiled; former owner name on front free endpaper; occasional pencil underlining.
Inventory number #012926



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


Price:
$15.00

Whitehead, Russell F., ed.
EARLY HOMES OF NEW YORK AND THE MID-ATLANTIC STATES
NY: Arno/Crown, 1977

Quarto. 223 pp; profuse b/w photographs & measured drawings. Red leatherette. VG/VG, architect's ink stamp on front pastedown, light pencil underlining throughout last 7 monographs; unclipped jacket has light edgewear. A re-issue of sixteen of "The White Pine Series of Architectural Monographs" published between 1915 and 1931. The monographs documented,, in both photographs and measured drawings, the historic buildings of the original thirteen colonies, accompanied by a historic essay.
Inventory number #012925



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Cawley, Frederick D.
A PRIMER: Preservation for the Property Owner
Albany, NY: Preservation League of New York State, 1978

Oblong quarto. 35 pp; diagrams. Printed stapled wraps. VG, former owner name - Harmon Goldstone - on cover, edge of spine sunned, else a clean, unmarked copy. This guide covers planning, financing, historical research, physical investigation, exterior woodwork, masonry, metal building parts, roofing, painting, floor coverings, energy efficiency, and mechanical systems.
Inventory number #012921



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


Price:
$15.00

Ferguson, Francis
Architecture, Cities and the Systems Approach
NY: George Braziller, 1975

First printing. Quarto. 168 pp; 55 diagrams, schematics, flowcharts; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine."A good scholarly work that relates current investigation in systems theory to work on the theory of architecture and urban planning - an important task." Ervin Laszlo.
Inventory number #012920



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Ferriday, Virginia Guest
LAST OF THE HANDMADE BUILDINGS: Glazed Terra Cotta in Downtown Portland
Portland, OR: Mark Publishing Co., 1984

Quarto. 149 pp; numerous b/w photographs; chronological inventory; map; bibliography; index. Paperback. VG, light edgewear & wear at base of spine. Inscribed by author to NYC landmark preservationist Harmon Goldstone in year of publication.
Inventory number #012919



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$75.00

Radford Architectural Company
THE RADFORD AMERICAN HOMES. 100 House Plans
Riverside, IL: Radford Architectural Company, 1903

First edition. Octavo. 255 pp; drawings & floor plans. Pictorial cloth with white-stamped lettering on cover and spine, top edge gilt. VG-, top front corner abraded with small loss, former owner names on front free endpaper, text VG, spine lettering rubbed. One hundred full-page drawings of houses with floorplans on the opposite page.
Inventory number #012879



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


Price:
$225.00

Ahlin, Janne
SIGURD LEWERENTZ ARCHITECT, 1885-1975
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1987

First edition. Folio. 191 pp; 16 color & numerous b/w photographs, drawings, plans & elevations; index. Red-lettered black cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket lightly chipped at top & bottom of spine, 1/2-in. tear at top corner fold, several tiny edge tears, edges of spine lightly rubbed.
Inventory number #012857



Binding: Portfolio
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$200.00

Mauch, J.M
THE ARCHITECTURAL ORDERS OF THE GREEKS AND ROMANS
NY: Architectural Book Publishing, 1927

Large quarto. 100 b/w plates of measured drawings, loose as issued in cloth-backed portfolio with decorated paper-covered boards and ties. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, edges of plates toned; one side of backstrip split but holding, top & bottom of spine starting to fray. Complete with 100 plates. Plate text in German. Plates feature images of Doric columns, Ionic columns, and temple designs. This is an expanded version of Charles Pierre Joseph Normand's A Parallel of the Orders of Architecture: Greek and Roman, with 64 plates, published in 1819. Many of the new plates delineated by Mauch are examples of orders discovered in recent archaeological excavations of ancient Greek buildings.
Inventory number #012850



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$25.00

Canaan, Gershon
REBUILDING THE LAND OF ISRAEL
NY: Architectural Book Publishing, 1954

First edition. Quarto. 205 pp; well-illustrated with b/w photographs, drawings, diagrams & floor plans; chronology; bibliography; index. Original silver-lettered blue cloth, no jacket (rear panel laid in). VG, except for architect rubber stamp on ffep an unmarked copy, spine slightly faded, light fraying to spine ends.
Inventory number #012712



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$20.00

Rosen, Laura
TOP OF THE CITY: New York's Hidden Rooftop World
NY: Thames and Hudson, 1982

Quarto. 167 pp; fully illustrated with 27 color & 141 b/w photographs. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean copy with no markings, minimal shelf wear to covers.
Inventory number #012707



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


Price:
$35.00

Guinness, Desmond & Julius Trousdale Sadler, Jr.
PALLADIO: A Western Progress
NY: Viking Press, 1976

Quarto. 183 pp; profusely illustrated, mostly b/w photos and plans; bibliography. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; price-clipped jacket has small edge chips and tears. This well-illustrated survey shows the influence of Italian neo-classical architecture in England, Ireland, the U.S., and the West Indies.
Inventory number #012603



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$65.00

Snodin, Michael, Ed.
KARL FRIEDRICH SCHINKEL: A Universal Man
New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1991

First edition. Quarto. 218 pp; 75 color & 125 b/w illustrations. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy; jacket shows minor wear, tiny tear at top of jacket spine. This volume serves as the catalogue for an exhibition held at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, July 31 to October 27, 1991.
Inventory number #012602



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: As New


Price:
$65.00

Fox, Justin, Paul Kotze et al
REVEL FOX: Reflections on the Making of Space
South Africa: R. Fox, 1998

Quarto. 183 pp; profuse color & b/w photographs, floor plans & elevations. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy. This is a catalogue for an exhibition of work by the award-winning South African architect Revel Fox, with essay contributions by leading international architects and colleagues.
Inventory number #012601