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Image for Villa Della Regina: Il Riflesso dell'Oriente nel Piedmonte del Settecento

Villa Della Regina: Il Riflesso dell'Oriente nel Piedmonte del Settecento

By: Caterina, Lucia and Cristina Mossetti

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Torino, Umberto Allemandi: 2005

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 21235

ISBN: 8842211532

Condition: New


with shipping box. This volume was published on the occasion of the restoration of one of the most attractive residences of the Savoy court, the Villa della Regina in Turin. Divided into five sections, this book collects research on oriental furnishings and their imitation in Piedmont: iconography and techniques from China are studied in comparison with the great European and decorative repertoires in relation to the taste for exoticism widespread in the eighteenth century. The result of long research by scholars from different disciplines, the book reconstructs missing furnishings (paper... View more info

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The New International House

By: Cerver, Francisco Asensio

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Whitney Library of Design: 1997

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 20279

ISBN: 0823031675

Condition: Fine


dust jacket with rubbing to top corner of front panel, tiny chip at top edge of back panel. A variety of houses are explained and described in detail by the actual architects and interior designers. This is an extensively illustrated work with more than 350 full color photographs, construction plans, and architectural and distribution drawings displaying the diverse locations in a technical way. View more info

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Sketches of Northern Spanish Architecture in Pen, Pencil and Wash

By: Chamberlain, Samuel

Price: $500.00

Publisher: New York, The Architectural Book Publishing Co: 1926

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25711

Condition: Very Good


51 plates in portfolio; 2 inch tears to cloth of portfolio cover along spine edges at top, soiling to front cover, gift inscription inside cover, tanning to title page, slight toning to right edge of first five plates, tiny edge wear to some plates. Ribbon-tied portfolio with paper boards and cloth spine containing title page, four-page foreword, two-page index, and 51 loose plates (12 x 9 inches). The plates illustrate: Gerona (5 plates), Tarragona (3), Barcelona (1), Zaragoza (4), Toledo (9), Avila (8), Segovia (5), Salamanca (8), Leon (6), and Burgos (2). View more info

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Splendors of Moscow and Its Surroundings

By: Chernov, Vladimir and Marcel Girard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The World Publishing: 1967

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 19901

Condition: Fine


dust jacket lightly rubbed at head of spine. With 125 illustrations in four colors, 8 illustrations in two colors, and 133 illustrations in monochrome. View more info

Image for Houses of Bennington, Vermont and Vicinity (The White Pine Series of Architectural Monographs, Volume VIII, Number 5)

Houses of Bennington, Vermont and Vicinity (The White Pine Series of Architectural Monographs, Volume VIII, Number 5)

By: Clark, Cameron (introduction)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Russell F. Whitehead: 1922

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26880

Condition: Very Good


light toning to yapp edges of covers. Illustrated with 17 photographs by Kenneth Clark. View more info

Image for The Buttolph-Williams House and Its Restoration

The Buttolph-Williams House and Its Restoration

By: Clark, Delphina and Frederic Palmer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hartford, The Antiquarian and Landmarks Society of Connecticut: 1956

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 15344

Condition: Near Fine


slight fading to front and back cover along yapp edge. Illustrated with black and white photographs of this historic house in Wethersfield, Connecticut. View more info

Image for Cowtown Moderne: Art Deco Architecture of Fort Worth, Texas

Cowtown Moderne: Art Deco Architecture of Fort Worth, Texas

By: Cohen, Judith Singer

Price: $100.00

Publisher: College Station, TX, Texas A & M University Press: 1988

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 18455

ISBN: 0890963134

Condition: Fine


dust jacket with abrasion at upper corner of front panel, crease to front flap. The rise of Art Deco paralleled the booming growth of Fort Worth. Barely two generations after its founding as a frontier fort, the city where the West begins erupted with entrepreneurs, professionals, and tall buildings that were veritable shrines to big business. The aura of success lent by New York's big new skyscrapers in the Zigzag Moderne style, as the preliminary phase of Art Deco is known, led southwestern tycoons to construct similarly extravagant buildings. The stock market crash brought that first ... View more info

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Historic Arts & Crafts Homes of Great Britain

By: Coleman, Brian D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Layton, UT, Gibbs Smith: 2005

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 29093

ISBN: 158685531X

Condition: Fine


dust jacket with tear at top edge of rear fold. View more info

Image for Châteaux of the Loire, Volume 1: From Gien to Chenonceau

Châteaux of the Loire, Volume 1: From Gien to Chenonceau

By: Collombet, François (text), David Bordes and Pascal Lemaître (photographs)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: np, Éditions du Huitième Jour: 2001

Seller ID: 29137

ISBN: 2914119062

Condition: Fine


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Image for Châteaux of the Loire, Volume 2: From Loches to Angers

Châteaux of the Loire, Volume 2: From Loches to Angers

By: Collombet, François (text), David Bordes and Pascal Lemaître (photographs)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: np, Éditions du Huitième Jour: 2001

Seller ID: 29138

ISBN: 2914119089

Condition: Fine


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Sustainability by Design: A Vision for a Region of 4 Million

By: Condon, Patrick M. and Jackie Teed (editors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Design Centre for Sustainability at The University of British Columbia: 2006

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 28775

ISBN: 0978096622

Condition: As New


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Twenty-Five Great Houses of France: The Story of the Noblest French Chateaux

By: Cook, Sir Theodore Andrea

Price: $225.00

Publisher: London, Country Life: 1916

Seller ID: 24311

Condition: Near Fine


wear to paper at bottom of boards, lacking dust jacket. With 380 illustrations. View more info

Image for Bridging: Discovering the Beauty of Bridges

Bridging: Discovering the Beauty of Bridges

By: Cortright, Robert S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tigard, OR, Bridge Ink: 1998

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27233

ISBN: 0964196328

Condition: As New


Illustrated with 283 color photographs. View more info

Image for The American Architect, Number 2526, in Two Parts, August 5, 1927

The American Architect, Number 2526, in Two Parts, August 5, 1927

By: Crocker, William H. (editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Architectural and Building Press: 1927

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25725

Condition: Very Good


light wear at head and foot of spine. Articles on: Three-Building School Group, Longview, Washington; Steps to a Schoolhouse at Chappaqua; Planning and Equipping High School Cafeterias; Design and Equipment of School Interiors; various schools with 16 plates; and A Group of Buildings of Moderate Cost with 8 plates. Part II is a 4-page insert on Italian Doorways. View more info

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The American Architect, Number 2527, in Two Parts, August 20, 1927

By: Crocker, William H. (editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Architectural and Building Press: 1927

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25726

Condition: Very Good


light wear at head and foot of spine. Articles on: Theatre Planning -- Here and There with frontispiece and 12 plates; Beaune, Burgundy, and La Bresse with sketches by Samuel Chamberlain; Chinese Theatre at Hollywood, California with 24 plates; A Group of Buildings of Moderate Cost with 4 plates; and Lighting the Shop Window. Part II is a 4-page insert on Wood Paneling. View more info

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The American Architect, Number 2532 in Two Parts, November 5, 1927

By: Crocker, William H. (editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Architectural and Building Press: 1927

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25728

Condition: Very Good


wear at head and foot of spine with some paper lose at foot. Articles on: The Design of Airports with 15 plates; review of English Stained Glass by Read with 6 plates; Maccabees Building, Detroit, with 10 plates; Niels Esperson Building, Houston, with 7 plates; Old Town National Bank, Baltimore; George Morris Philips Memorial Building, State Teachers' College, West Chester, PA with 4 plates; and A Group of Buildings of Moderate Cost with 8 plates. Part II is a 4-page insert on Towers. View more info

Image for The American Architect, Number 2533, in Two Parts, November 20, 1927

The American Architect, Number 2533, in Two Parts, November 20, 1927

By: Crocker, William H. (editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Architectural and Building Press: 1927

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25729

Condition: Very Good


light wear at head and foot of spine. Articles on: Ammerschwihr, Kaysersberg, and Riquewihr with sketches by Samuel Chamberlain; Some Auto-Taking Glimpses of Old Virginia's Brick Born Worthwhile with 10 plates; Building for Detroit Trust Company with 6 plates; Self Service in Modern Houses with 12 plates; Church of St. Theresa, Detroit, with 5 plates; A Group of Buildings of Moderate Cost, with 8 plates; and Architectural Principles Applied to Merchandising. Part II is a 4-page insert on Screens. View more info

Image for The American Architect, Number 2535, in Three Parts, December 20, 1927

The American Architect, Number 2535, in Three Parts, December 20, 1927

By: Crocker, William H. (editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Architectural and Building Press: 1927

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25730

Condition: Very Good


wear at head and foot of spine with some paper lose at foot, small chip at bottom corner of front cover, rust stains along edge of front cover. Articles on: An Architectural Oasis, Keynon College, Gambier, Ohio with 7 plates; Broadway in the Cotswold with 8 sketches by Samuel Chamberlain; Music Expressed in Architecture with 14 plates; and others with 16 plates including St. Thomas Church, Detroit, house of William M. Abbey, Del Rio, Texas, house of John H. McCawley, St. Louis County, MO, C. E. Byrd High School, Shreveport, LA, house of Clarence A. Fox, Winnetka, IL, and house of Lyle R. Re... View more info

Image for The American Architect, Number 2553, September 20, 1928

The American Architect, Number 2553, September 20, 1928

By: Crocker, William H. (editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Architectural and Building Press: 1928

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25731

Condition: Very Good


wear at head and foot of spine with some paper lose at foot. Articles on: The Architect and Industrial Design with 12 plates; Fifty Years of Architectural Evolution with 10 plates; The Small House Interior; and others with 28 plates including house of Isaac G. Eberly, Reading, PA, St. Ambrose Church, Detroit, the House of L. A. Lehmaier, South Norwalk, CT, and Daytona Beach High School, Daytona Beach, FL. View more info

Image for The American Architect, Number 2554, October 5, 1928

The American Architect, Number 2554, October 5, 1928

By: Crocker, William H. (editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Architectural and Building Press: 1928

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25732

Condition: Very Good


wear at head and foot of soiled spine. Articles on: Pacific Southwest Exposition with cover and 5 plates; Central Farmers' Trust Company, West Palm Beach, with 6 plates; Sedgefield Inn, Sedgefield, North Carolina, with 14 plates; others with 16 plates including house of Woodson K. Woods, St. Louis, Missourie, Elmira College Library, Elmira, New York, and house of Dr. John A. Mann, West Hempstead, Long Island. View more info