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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$150.00

Macartney, Mervyn E.
Recent English Domestic Architecture: Being a Special Issue of The Architectural Review
London: The Architectural Review, n.d.

Volume 5. Quarto. 200 pp; xxviii pp of advertisements; color frontispiece, profuse b/w photographs & floor plans; list of architects & houses, index of advertisers. Original dark green buckram with gilt-lettered cover & spine. VG, former name, dated 1913, on front free endpaper, else an unmarked copy, front & rear endpapers toned; top edge a bit dusty, minor wear to one corner. This volume includes the work of forty-four British architects, including John Belcher & J.J. Joass, Reginald Blomfield, Buckland & Haywood-Farmer, F.S. Chesterton, Harold Falkner, H.S. Goodhart-Rendel, Ernest Newton, Barry Parker & Raymond Unwin, Clough Williams-Ellis, and many others
Inventory number #013931



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$150.00

Macartney, Mervyn E.
Recent English Domestic Architecture: Being a Special Issue of The Architectural Review 1908
London: The Architectural Review, 1908

Quarto. 200 pp; xlii pp of advertisements; profuse b/w photographs & floor plans; list of architects, list of houses, index of advertisers. Text in English, French & German. Expertly rebound in dark green buckram with gilt-lettered spine, new endpapers. Lacks first two pp of advertisments (i, ii). VG, an unmarked copy, minor soil on first and last pp; binding solid & tight. This volume includes the work of fifty British architects, including Detmar Blow & Fernand Billerey; E. Guy Dawber; Ernest Gimson, R.S. Lorimer, Edwin Lutyens, C.F.A. Voysey, Fairfax B. Wade, Edward Warren, and many others
Inventory number #013930



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00

Harris, Leslie & Gervase Jackson-Stops
Robert Adam and Kedleston: The Making of a Neo-Classical Masterpiece
London: National Trust, 1987

Oblong quarto. 96 pp; 82 color & b/w plates and several b/w illustrations; bibliography. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy; edges of back cover lightly toned. House & Garden article, "Adam's Glory" by James Lees-Milne laid in. Catalogue to accompany "The Treasure Houses of Britain" exhibition at the National Gallery in Washington, in which Kedleston was well represented. Edited & with foreword by Gervase Jackson-Stops.
Inventory number #013917



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$15.00

Lees-Milne, James
Earls of Creation : Five Great Patrons of Eighteenth-Century Art
NY: London House & Maxwell, 1963

First American edition. Octavo. 285 pp; numerous b/w illustrations; bibliography; index. Blue cloth with gilt-lettered burgundy label area on spine. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; corners gently bumped, covers light soiling overall. Burlington, Pembroke, Leicester, Oxford, and Bathurst, the five earls who are the subject of this study, flourished at a time when the fashionable amateur exercised greater influence than ever before in the long history of British art.
Inventory number #013914



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$20.00

Littlefield, Doris Bayley & Steven Brooke
VIZCAYA
Miami: Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, 1984

First edition. Octavo. 94 pp; profuse color photographs by Steven Brooke. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy. Vizcaya, the lavish estate on Miami's Biscayne Bay built by wealthy industrialist James Deering in the 1910's, featured a 70-room Italian baroque mansion, magnificent Italian Renaissance gardens, lagoons, canals, citrus groves, a farm village, and a yacht harbor. Originally 180 acres, the mansion and gardens today occupy 50 acres, and are open to the public.
Inventory number #013908



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Gresleri, Giuliano
JOSEF HOFFMANN
NY: Rizzoli, 1985

Octavo. 199 pp; profuse b/w photographs throughout; biography; list of major works. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, spine creased yet tight binding, covers lightly soiled.
Inventory number #013906



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


Price:
$150.00

Smith, H. Clifford
BUCKINGHAM PALACE: Its Treasures, Decoration & History
London: Counrtry Life, 1931

Large quarto. xxiii, 299 pp; 3 color plates & 351 b/w illustrations. Original blue gilt-lettered cloth with dustjacket with color illustration tipped on.. VG/VG, a crisp, unmarked copy; binding tight; price-clipped jacket is toned, with light edgewear, small loss to spine ends. This is the first complete authoritative survey of Buckingham Palace; the author was on the staff of the Victoria & Albert Museum.
Inventory number #013895



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


Price:
$25.00

Stroud, Dorothy
HENRY HOLLAND: His Life and Architecture
NY: A.S. Barnes, 1966

First edition. Octavo. 159 pp; 133 b/w illustrations, 4 floor plans; index. Original brown cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; price-clipped jacket lightly worn at extremities. Henry Holland (1745-1806), English architect whose elegant, simple Neoclassicism contrasted with the more lavish Neoclassical style of his contemporary Robert Adam.
Inventory number #013894



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


Price:
$20.00

Kirk, Paul Hayden & Eugene D. Sternberg
Doctors' Offices & Clinics: Medical & Dental
NY: Reinhold Publishing Corp., 1955

First edition. Quarto. 218 pp; 2 color & profuse b/w photographs and plans; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy, minor fading to board edges; unclipped jacket has light edgewear, spine darkened with small loss to ends. Part of the Progressive Architecture Library series.
Inventory number #013885



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


Price:
$20.00

Moholy-Nagy, Sibyl
Native Genius in Anonymous Architecture
NY: Horizon Press, 1957

First edition. Quarto. 223 pp; 126 b/w plates. VG/VG, former owner name at top of front pastedown (hidden by jacket), else an unmarked copy, edges of binding slightly worn; unclipped jacket worn with small loss at spine ends & top edge of back cover, several small chips to edge of backstrip, spine faded.
Inventory number #013884



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