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Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Reed, William V. & Elizabeth Ogg
New Homes for Old: Public Housing in Europe and America
NY: Foreign Policy Association, 1940

Octavo. 112 pp; numerous b/w photographs & drawings. Illustrated wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers show light soiling & spine lightly rubbed. The authors explain the need for housing, tell how modern cities grew, and discuss the building low-rent houses in six representative European countries - England, France, Austria, Germany, Sweden, and Holland. No. 22, Headline Books series.
Inventory number #013857



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: None


Price:
$30.00

Halfpenny, William
MAGNUM IN PARVO: or, The Marrow of Architecture
NY: Benjamin Blom, 1968

Quarto. 19 pp + 15 plates. Green cloth with white spine lettering & architectural drawing of column. Near Fine. Reprint of London, 1728 edition.
Inventory number #013851



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: None


Price:
$100.00

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

First edition. Quarto. 170, [5] pp; profuse floor plans; index. Pictorial cloth. VG+, a clean, unmarked copy; covers bright with minor rubbing at spine ends & corners.
Inventory number #013827



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



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$175.00

Comstock, William Phillips
Bungalows, Camps and Mountain Houses: Containing of a large variety of designs by a number of architects,...
NY: William T. Comstock, 1908

First edition. Quarto. 111 pp; b/w photographs & floor plans throughout. Green cloth-backed boards. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; minor wear to spine ends, fore edge rubbed with occasional loss to top layer of paper.
Inventory number #013790



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


Price:
$75.00

Stowell, Kenneth Kingsley
MODERNIZING BUILDINGS FOR PROFIT
NY: Prentice Hall, 1935

First edition. Large quarto. xiv, 231 pp; profuse b/w photographs, floor plans, diagrams; index. Red-stamped black cloth. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; corners bumped.
Inventory number #013789