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


Price:
$175.00

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 barown 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: Very Good


Price:
$35.00


THE ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW. Vol. 8, No. 5. May 1919
NY: Architectural Review, 1919

Small folio. xviii, pp 117-146; 16 b/w plates (printed on one side), numerous b/w photographs & some floor plans; iii - xviii pp of advertisements. Printed wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; spine intact, fore edge heavily chipped, spine & back cover light soil. This issue contains work of the following architects - Ralph Harrington Doane, John Russell Pope, C.P. H. Gilbert, Grosvenor Atterbury & John A. Tompkins, Welles & Bosworth, and Taylor & Levi.
Inventory number #014221



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$75.00

[New York City Houses]
THE BRICKBUILDER. Volume 17, Number 9. September 1908
Boston: Rogers & Manson, 1908

Folio. pp 178-222; profuse b/w photographs and floor plans; xxxii advertisements on inside covers. Printed wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; spine chipped & covers nearly detached, bottom corner slightly wrinkled from old dampstain. This issue features New York City Houses with 24 pp of illustrations from photographs of houses & plans, representative of the best of recent work.
Inventory number #014220



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$60.00

Prentice, P.I., Editor
HOUSE & HOME: November 1960
NY: Time Inc., 1960

Folio. 284 pp; profusely illustrated with b/w & color photographs. Color illustrated wraps. VG-, a clean, unmarked copy; light wear to cover edges with small loss at bottom of spine, front cover lightly foxed. This issue features 61 good idea houses for '61. Cover photograph of Los Angeles house by Julius Shulman; architect is Richard Kappa.
Inventory number #014217



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00


Scientific American Supplement Vol. VII - No. 166, March 8, 1879
NY: Munn & Co., 1879

Vol. VII, No. 166. Folio. pp 2634-2648; b/w illustrations. Paperback. VG, an unmarked copy; edges have a few short tears, soiling at horizontal fold. Topics include drainage of an apartment house, . It features engineering & mechanics, architecture, technology, electricity, light, heat, etc, medicine & hygiene, and agriculture, horticulture, etc.
Inventory number #014211



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

[Tuxedo Park]
ARCHITECTURE. June 1903. Volume VII, Number 42
NY: Forbes & Company, Ltd., 1903

Vol. VII, No. 42. Quarto. pp 65-76; 8 full-page loose b/w plates, b/w photographs and floor plans; xxxii advertisements. Printed wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; cover edges chipped & covers detached. This issue features six houses in Tuxedo Park, NY, as well as Reid Memorial Library, Passaic, NJ; Van Wickle Memorial Gates, Brown University, Providence, RI; gardens, F.W. Vanderbilt, Hyde Park-on-Hudson; Circle Hotel, NY, NY; Philip S. Henry residence, 1053 5th Ave; design for a country house by E. Guy Dawber, architect; and design for a group of workingmen's cottages by J.J. Talbot, architect.
Inventory number #014209



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: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$45.00

Trade Catalogue
Austin Standard Factory-Buildings : a brief explanation, with descriptions, cross-sections ... together with a presentation of Austin industrial building Service
Cleveland: Austin Company, 1917

Revised edition, September 1917. Quarto. 36 pp; numerous b/w photographs, elevations, measured drawings. Printed wraps with embossed lettering. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; light scuffing at top edge. OCLC lists two copies.
Inventory number #014206



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$30.00

Martin, Clarence A.
Details of Building Construction
Boston: Bates & Guild Company, 1914

Later printing. Folio. [4] pp; 33 full-page plates of measured drawings & sectional views. Original gilt-lettered blue cloth. VG, former owner on front free endpaper, else an unmarked copy; light wear to extremities.
Inventory number #014204



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$85.00

House Plan Book
SELECT HOMES
Chicago: National Plan Service, n.d.

n.d. [1939?]. Oblong folio (10" x 13"). 49 pp; full of color illustrations & floor plans of houses; index. Original wraps with partial plastic comb binding. VG, horizontal crease in middle of book visible on all pages and covers; covers toned at edges and edges lightly chipped, spine rubbed. This book features color renderings & floor plans of 42 models, all beginning with E - Ellencott, Eldon, etc; some include an interior detail such as bay window seat or bookcase. There is a 2-pp color spread showing interior ideas for every room.. Most are two story, with five or six rooms, more than half of the houses have an attached garage. Styles include Cape Cod, Colonial, Dutch Colonial, Early American, English cottage, and Monterey.
Inventory number #014199



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$40.00

Trade Catalogue
CHADWICK LEAD WORKS. Catalogue and Diagrams of Lead Pipe, Sheet Lead, Etc.
Boston: Chadwick Lead Works, 1887

Oblong quarto (9.25" x 9.75"). 42 pp; illustrated; index. Original printed wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers show light edgewear. The catalog features a number of tables and full-sized diagrams relating to lead pipe that will be useful to parties interested in water distribution, etc. There is also a tabular statement of water-works in the U.S. with the size and weight of lead pipe used in connection with a given head (or fall) of water. Other tabular work is useful for water-works superintendents, etc. OCLC lists one copy.
Inventory number #014198



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$150.00

Trade Catalogue
No. 50 Section "Universal" Casements
Detroit: Crittall Casement Company, n.d.

12" x 9". 48 pp; profuse b/w photographs, drawings, sectional views; list of a few recent installations in the U.S. and Canada. Printed cover with red embossed lettering & black cut-away of casement windows, in three-brad binder. VG, pages clean & unmarked (title page shows light soil); cover edges with small loss at top edge & corners, spine gone but brad binding holding together. Catalogue No. 7A, Working Details for No. 50 Universal Casements (Patented) - [cover title]. Not in OCLC
Inventory number #014196



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Good


Price:
$100.00

Trade Catalogue
Webber Lumber Company Catalog no. 67
Fitchburg, MA: Webber Lumber Co., 1909

Oblong quarto (7.5" x 10.25"). 72 pp; profuse b/w illustrations; index. Printed wraps. Good, interior pages clean & unmarked, staples rusted; covers detached but present with light soiling & edgewear. Four-pp Catalog No. 64 on screen doors laid in, in very good condition. Both catalogs feature dimensions, prices, and model numbers. Not in OCLC.
Inventory number #014195



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$35.00


THE WHITE BOOK
Boston: Samuel Cabot, 1932

Quarto. [16] pp; full of b/w photographs. Illustrated stapled wraps. VG, one page detached but present; covers lightly soiled. The company's promotional brochure featuring houses painted with the firm's Double-White, and other products. One copy in OCLC.
Inventory number #014194



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$50.00

Alpha Portland Cement Co.
Alpha Cement: How to Use It
Easton, PA: Alpha Portland Cement Co., 1915

1923 edition. Small quarto. 104 pp; full of b/w illustrations, construction drawings; tables; index. Pictorial stiff card covers. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, page edges lightly foxed; covers bright, spine mildly rubbed, minor stained spots on back cover.
Inventory number #014193



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Hartmann-Sanders Co.
Colonial Entrances of Character & Distinction. Catalog No. 52
Chicago: Hartmann Sanders Company, 1925

Quarto. 32 pp; full of b/w photographs. Illustrated stapled wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; cover lightly soiled. OCLC lists 2 copies of this edition.
Inventory number #014192



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$60.00

Trade Catalogue
Hand Power Elevators and Dumb Waiters. Catalogue L
NY: Sedgwick Machine Works, Inc., 1914

First edition. Slim octavo. 52 pp; reproduction of photo of Charles Henry Sedgwick tipped-in opposite history of company on page 2; numerous b/w illustrations; index. Printed wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers show minor edge wear, tiny black spot near bottom edge of front cover. There is a tipped-in printed slip on front free endpaper regarding ordering and fulfillment.
Inventory number #014186



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$35.00


Scientific American Building Monthly. No. 210. April 1903
NY: Munn & Co., 1903

Vol. 35, No. 4. Folio (16" x 11"). pp 68-88 + 10 pp advertisements; b/w illustrations. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers lightly soiled, base of spine lightly creased. The cover photograph is the Roger Morris mansion, Washington's headquarters in NY, 1776.
Inventory number #014176