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


Price:
$20.00

Dunlop, Ian
CHATEAUX OF THE LOIRE
NY: Taplinger Publishing Company, 1969

First American edition. Octavo. xxxi, 215 pp; [32] pages of b/w illustrations from paintings, drawings & photographs; appendix; bibliography; index. Red cloth with gilt titles with dustjacket; illustrated endpapers. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy, bottom edges rubbed with a couple of white flecks; unclipped jacket has one short closed tear to bottom edge, a couple light scratches on back panel, spine ends lightly chipped.
Inventory number #012263



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


Price:
$35.00

Ramuz, C.F.
PAYS DE VAUD
Lausanne: Editions J. Marguerat, 1943

First edition. Quarto. 102 pp; 81 gravure photographs by Maurice Blanc. Text in French. Tan cloth with title on cover & spine with dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a crisp, unmarked copy; jacket lightly chipped at top of spine with several short edge tear, minor wear at base of spine & corners. Photographs of the architecture, landscape, and people of Vaud, Switzerland by Maurice Blanc. Part of the series: "Merveilles de la Suisse."
Inventory number #012220



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: None


Price:
$50.00

Owen, Robert Dale
HINTS ON PUBLIC ARCHITECTURE
NY: Da Capo Press, 1978

Second edition of 1000 copies. Quarto. xvii, 119 pp; 6 lithographs with tissue guards, 9 wood engravings, and 99 woodcuts in the text. Green cloth with gilt-lettered spine & column in gilt on cover. Fine copy. #468/500 numbered, facsimile bound copies of the original edition published in 1849. It features views and plans of the Smithsonian Institution, along with an appendix relative to building materials employed in public edifices in Washington, DC.
Inventory number #012193



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Fine


Price:
$60.00

Pennoyer, Peter & Anne Walker
THE ARCHITECTURE OF WARREN & WETMORE
NY: W. W. Norton, 2006

First edition. Quarto. 256 pp; 40 color & 300 duotone photographs. Cloth with dustjacket. A new, unused copy. At the turn of the 20th century, Beaux-Arts-trained Whitney Warren and lawyer Charles D. Wetmore put their stamp on New York City with Grand Central Terminal. Their mansions, clubs, hotels, apartment houses, and office buildings were powerful emblems of the era.
Inventory number #012172



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


Price:
$65.00

Liu, Gretchen
CHINESE ARCHITECTURE
London: Academy Editions, 1989

Quarto. 297 pp; color photographs and b/w plans throughout. Cloth in dust jacket with Rizzoli imprint. Near fine in near fine dust jacket.
Inventory number #012151



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$125.00

Laprade, Albert
CROQUIS Quatrieme Album, Region Du Centre
Paris: Vincent, Freal & Cie, 1957

Oblong quarto. 4 pp text; list of plates; 70 plates of line drawings, elevations, facades and architectural details, text in French. Loose as issued in portfolio with ties. Very good condition. Some toning to cloth spine.
Inventory number #012146



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$125.00

Laprade, Albert
CROQUIS Troisieme Album, Region du Midi
Paris: Vincent, Freal & Cie, 1950

Oblong quarto. 4 pp text; list of plates; 70 plates of line drawings, elevations, facades and architectural details, text in French. Loose as issued in portfolio with ties. Very good condition. Some toning to cloth spine.
Inventory number #012145



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$125.00

Laprade, Albert
CROQUIS Deuxieme Album, Region De L'est
Paris: Vincent, Freal & Cie, 1942

Oblong quarto. 5 pp text; list of plates; 60 plates of line drawings, elevations, facades and architectural details, text in French. Loose as issued in portfolio with ties. Very good condition. Some toning to cloth spine.
Inventory number #012144



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


Price:
$35.00

Mignot, Claude
ARCHITECTURE OF THE 19TH CENTURY
Cologne: Evergreen, 1994

Large quarto. 322 pp; over 500 b/w & color illustrations; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy; jacket bright, with no chips or tears. With examples of Neo-Gothic, Neo-Classic, Romantic and eclectic styles, this book features the types, problems and history of over 500 European buildings.
Inventory number #012138



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


Price:
$40.00

Traversi, Gino
ARCHITETTURA PALEOCRISTIANA MILANESE
Milan: Casa Editrice Ceschina, 1964

Quarto. 169 pp; 8 color & 78 b/w plates. Text in Italian. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; jacket has a few shallow edge tears with old tape residue on reverse, spine & small area of front panel toned.
Inventory number #012136



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$25.00

Dobney, Stephen
SKIDMORE, OWINGS & MERRILL: Selected and Current Works, 1984-1994
Mulgrave, Victoria: Images Publishing Group, 1995

Quarto. 256 pp; full of color photographs & drawings; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. New/New, a crisp, unmarked copy; jacket bright.
Inventory number #012132



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


Price:
$20.00

Foley, Mary Mix
THE AMERICAN HOUSE
NY: Harper & Row, 1980

First printing. Square quarto. 299 pp; 320 b/w drawings. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; price-clipped jacket has minor wear at top of jacket spine, red lettering on spine faded. A well researched and well illustrated guide to the varied styles of American houses, and their origins. Drawings by Madelaine Thatcher. The first part of the book features the transplanted European houses of early America and the vernacular architecture that derived from them. Parts 2 thru 5 move from the classic period styles through Victorian and 20th century revivals, ending with a short history of modern architecture.
Inventory number #012128



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Good+


Price:
$30.00

Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company
PITTSBURGH COLOR DYNAMICS FOR YOUR HOME
Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co., 1949

Quarto. [24] pp, color illustrations of exterior, interiors of living room, dining room, bedroom, kitchen, bathroom. Stapled booklet. Good, covers lightly soiled, bit rubbed.
Inventory number #012107



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$125.00

Trade Catalogue
SASH AND DOOR Catalog No. 23, February 1, 1923
Los Angeles: Patten & Davies Lumber Co., 1923

7" x 5.25". 262 pp; full of b/w illustrations, some color. Stiff card covers. VG, cover worn, soiled, covers a bit loose. This catalogue contains illustrations of sashes and doors - entry, interior, screen, garage, china closet doors, side lights, mirrored cabinets, houses, storefronts, windows, shutters, and leaded glass.
Inventory number #012104



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: None


Price:
$15.00

Blaser, Werner
Begegnungen: An Architect Meets Architects
Basel: Birkhauser, 2000

Octavo. 116 pp; b/w photographs & drawings; list of books by the author. Text in German & English. Hardcover. Near Fine, white covers lightly soiled, else a clean, unmarked copy. A book of impressions of fifty architects the author has known personally in his 50-year career, including Mies van der Rohe, Alvar Aalto, Helmut Jahn, Frank Lloyd Wright, and Phyllis Lambert.
Inventory number #012005



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


Price:
$50.00

Bricker, Lauren Weiss
THE MEDITERRANEAN HOUSE IN AMERICA
NY: Harry N. Abrams, 2008

Quarto. 239 pp; profuse color photographs, floor plans; bibliography; index. Hardcover with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket clean & bright, with no chips or tears.
Inventory number #012003



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$45.00

Brown, Jane
LUTYENS AND THE EDWARDIANS: An English Architect and His Clients
NY: Viking Press, 1996

First printing. Quarto. xii, 276 pp; 26 color & numerous b/w illustrations; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Near Fine, a crisp, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket crisp and clean. A profile of Sir Edwin Lutyens' clients.
Inventory number #011920



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$50.00

Baum, Julius
BAUKUNST UND DEKORATIVE PLASTIK DER FRUHRENAISSANCE IN ITALIEN
Stuttgart: Julius Hoffmann, 1920

Quarto. xxxi, 302 pp; fully illustrated with b/w photographs (467). Text in German. New cloth spine with paper-covered boards. VG
Inventory number #011872



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good-


Price:
$65.00

Collins Hardware Company
COLLINS HARDWARE COMPANY INCORPORATED: Builders Hardware Catalog
Lynn, MA: Collins Hardware Co. Inc., 1908

Quarto. 16 pp; b/w illustrations. Paperback. G+ to VG-, cover edges a bit brittle, covers soiled. Excellent original illustrated catalog of door knobs, drawer pulls and other items.
Inventory number #011800



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$40.00

Tanigawa, Masami; edited & photographed by Yukio Futagawa
GLOBAL ARCHITECTURE 15: FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT: Taliesin East, Spring Green, Wisconsin, 1925 - Taliesin West, Paradise Valley, Arizona, 1938
Tokyo: A.D.A. Edita, 1975

Second edition. Folio. 48 pp; illustrated with full page color and b/w plates of photographs by Futagawa. Intro and closing text in Japanese, list of images on front fold-over are in English. Paperback. Near Fine.
Inventory number #011794