1 of 2000 copies; small remnants of sticker on front cover. Contains essays on The Tavern, The Taverns and Their Keepers, The Tavern Sign, The Painters, and a Check List of Tavern-Sign, Barge, Banner, Chair and Settee Painters. View More...
front endpaper contains gift inscription in German from publisher Carl Gabler with English translation affixed to front pastedown; sticker shadow on front cover, toning to edges of front and back cover, light wear at corners, lacking dust jacket. A survey of Nymphenburg Castle, illustrated with 40 color plates. Text in German. View More...
Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company: 1965
Seller ID: 20532
dust jacket lightly worn at head and foot of spine, very good slipcase with short splits on bottom edge. With numerous black and white illustrations from photographs and map on end-papers. View More...
Chicago, IL, Loyola University Press: 1981
Seller ID: 27456
dust jacket with tear at top edge of front panel, tears along bottom edge of back panel. This book singles out 125 architecturally significant churches and synagogues from Old St. Patrick's begun in 1852, to the ultramodern St. Joseph's Ukrainian Church on North Cumberland Avenue, completed in 1977. The author gives a detailed description of each and outlines the history of the building and the congregations who have worshipped there. The book illustrates each entry with beautiful photographs, more than 225 photos in all, with 20 color plates. View More...
Paris, Picard Éditeur and Pavillon de l'Arsenal: 1990
Seller ID: 26547
Binding: Soft cover
Condition: As New
Published on the occasion of the exhibition at the Pavillon de l'Arsenal, June 19 - September 9, 1999. To expose hospital architecture in Paris, is to show not only the complex links between the city and its hospitals since the 13th century to the present day, but also to discover the new architectural style that has transformed the hospital structures for the past ten years; a hospital architecture that rejects specialization to open itself to all influences. This book shows how the evolution of social attitudes, technology and population has allowed the hospital to open itself onto the ... View More...
dust jacket with light edge wear and soiling to back panel. This book details all the crucial stages of a shopping center's life: gestation, realization, leasing, operations, advertising and promotion, rejuvenation of old centers. Illustrated with 38 figures. View More...
new enlarged edition; strip of fading on front cover near spine, light rubbing to extremities. First published in 1952, this pioneering work quickly won recognition as one of the most important contributions ever made to the field of American decorative arts. This enlarged paperback edition contains all the original text and illustrations of the 1952 volume, with an added Chapter XI recording fresh discoveries in the field, plus twenty-nine additional black-and-white illustrations and twelve color plates. View More...
Williamsburg, VA, Bruton Parish Church: 2011
Seller ID: 28576
Binding: Soft cover
Condition: Very Good
gift inscription inside front cover, lightly rubbed at edges. The first comprehensive architectural history of one of the most important colonial churches in early America. Profusely illustrated. View More...