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Remembering Jersey Shore

By: Czachowski, Joe

Price: $10.25

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Turner Publishing, Inc.: 2010

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 9623

ISBN: 1596526599

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Photographs; x, 134 pages; Cover has slight rubbing, oblong shaped. White spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with 128 b/w photographs. "... Capture both the history and the magic of this unique section of America in rarely seen b/w photographs seleected from local, state, and national collections and reproduced in vivid detail". "... View more info

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The Avebury Cycle

By: Dames, Michael

Price: $16.25

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1996

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 6896

ISBN: 0500278865

Condition: Near Fine


Soft cover has tan spine with white and black lettering. Pages are clean and tight. Appears as if unused. Over 200 b/w photographs, drawings, diagrams and maps. "Avebruy parish in Wiltshire contains the most amazing collection of Stone Age monuments to be found anywhere in the world. Taking into acount recent discoveries, this new edition of Dam'es aclaimed study explores the mystery of the Avebury monuments and reveals their collective purpose. Making skillful use o... View more info

One Hundred And One Treasures From The Collections Of The William L. Clements Library. A Celebration Of Seventy-Five Years 1923-1998

By: Dann, John C. (Edited by)

Price: $41.25

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan, Clements Library, University of Michigan: 1998

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 8766

ISBN: 1881606015

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 9 1/4 x 12 1/4; 179 pages; Signed and inscibed inside front end paper: 'To Linda Chapman, fellow library ______, With best wishes, John C Dann. ', Hard cover is blue with blue lettering on front and spine. Matching DJ, in a mylar cover. Very faint rubbing. Blue endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. 'In 1920, Clements offered his collection to the University of Michigan, along with $175,000 (plus $15,000 for furnishings and equipme... View more info

The Technology Century 100 Years of ESD - The Engineering Society 1895-1995

By: Davis, Mike

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Detroit, MI, E S D-The Engineering Society: 1995

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 7210

ISBN: 1563780224


B & W and Color; 11 X 8.50 X 0.70 inches; x, 262 pages; Hard cover has light bumping. DJ has light shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing; in a mylar cover. Cover is navy blue with white lettering on front and spine. DJ and title page show a section of the world famous Diego Rivera mural 'Detroit Industry' from the Detroit Institute of Arts. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with color and b/w drawings and photographs. Sections are: Engineering ... View more info

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The American Porch An Informal History of an Informal Place

By: Dolan, Michael

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Guilford, CT, The Lyons Press: 2002

Seller ID: 3758

ISBN: 1585746630

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Cover is blue with black lettering on the spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Extensively illustrated with dozens of b/w and color photographs. "...relates the colorful and surprising history of the porch in this lively journey through architecture, literature, film, photography, and pop culture, from ancient Greece to modern day..." Interesting take on a usually taken-for-granted part of a building, particularly on a residence. ; Photographs; 6... View more info

The French Farmhouse

By: Donald, Elsie Burch

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6899

ISBN: 0316912263

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hard cover is blue with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. End papers show a map of France, front have maps of regions of France and the back has architectural details in b/w. Extensively illustrated with 85 color and 30 b/w photographs, as well as 300 line drawings. "Among the world's finest vernacular buildings, French farmhouses give to France's many regions much of their distincitve character and charm." Sections are: Th... View more info

Our Colonial Homes

By: Drake, Samuel Adams

Price: $35.25

Publisher: Boston, Lee & Shepard Publishers: 1894

Seller ID: 8602

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 7 1/2 x 10 1/4; 211+ pages; Hard cover is red cloth with gold lettering on front and spine. All gilt edges, which are still very bright. Some light bumping and rubbing to covers. Tiny bit of sticker residue on front end paper. Pages are clean and tight; illustrated with 41 b/w photographs. Drake was a prolific author. "One end which I proposed to myself in this book, besides presenting house and home historically, was to gather up as many distinct ... View more info

Marcel Breuer Design: In English, Deutsch, Francais

By: Droste, Magdalena and Manfred Ludewig

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berlin, Germany, Benedikt Taschen: 1994

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 771

ISBN: 3822897590

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Softcover is wraps with flaps. Printed in Germany. Pages are clean and tight; printed on high quality, glossy paper. Illustrated with over 100 color and b/w photos. Book is printed in English, German and French. Has sections on Marcel Breuer's [1902-1981] furniture; Years at the Bauhaus [1920-1928]; Berlin, Switzerland [1928-1934]; England, USA [1935-1950]; Life and Work [1902-1981]. Oversized, 4#. ; Remainder; Photographs; 4to, 9 x 11 3/4; 158 pages; Cover has light rub... View more info

Beyond The Blue Bridge: Stories From Esquimalt History and Reminiscences Compiled by the Esquimalt Silver Threads Writers Group

By: Duffus, Maureen; editor

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Victoria, B. C. , Canada, Desktop Publishing Ltd.: 1996

Seller ID: 9130

ISBN: 1895332001

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED by contributor Betty Brightwell on the table of contents page, next to name of her essay. Soft cover is blue paper. Blue spine with white lettering. Cover has shelf wear, light creasing, rubbing/scuffing, bumping; some scattered smudges and such. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused . 3rd printing, October 1996. Sections are: Early Days; Living Memory; bibliography; index. Illustrated with many b/w photographs and drawings. "...the first section rec... View more info

The Decorative Designs Of C. F. A. Voysey From the Drawings Collection, the British Architectural Library, the Royal Institute of British Architects

By: Durant, Stuart

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Ny, NY, Rizzoli Internaitonal Publications, Inc.: 1991

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 4684

ISBN: 0847813010

Condition: Very Good+


Pages are clean and tight [except as noted]; printed on high quality, glossy paper. Has 64 full colour plates, plus some smaller color and b/w illustrations in the text portion. Charles Francis Annesley Voysey [1857-1941], was a leading domestic architect of the early 20th century. But before he became established as an architect he created innovative and distinctive designs for frabrics, textiles, wallpapers, rugs and tapestry. The illustrations in this book cover a per... View more info

How To Build A Small Budget Recording Studio From Scratch...with 12 Tested Designs: Second Edition [2/e]

By: Everest, F. Alton and Mike Shea

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Blue Ridge Summit, PA, Tab Books Inc.: 1988

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9650

ISBN: 0830691669

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover is yellow with black lettering on spine and front. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. First edition is from 1979; this second edition is from 1988. Lavishly illustrated with dozens and dozens of b/w drawings, diagrams, graphs, etc. Chapters include: Elements Common to All Studios; Audiovisual Budget Recording Studio; Studio Built in a Residence; Studios for a Commercial Radio Station; Multiple Studios; Bits and Pieces of Acoustical Lore; Acoustic ... View more info

OLD MASTERS OF NEW ENGLAND

By: Ewald, Chase Reynolds

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Castine, Maine, Country Roads Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 708

ISBN: 1566260639

Condition: Fine


Cover has very slight rubbing. Pages are clean and tight. Tan spine with red lettering. This is a NEW book. Some of the crafts people covered are quilters, pewterers, potters, woodworkers, boat builders, etc. Nice book on a variety of traditional New England crafts and crafts people. Oversized. ; 8 1/2 x 11; 120 pages; NEW. View more info

Landscapes and Gardens for Historic Buildings A Handbook for Reproducing and Creating Authentic Landscape Settings

By: Favretti, Rudy J. and Joy Putman Favretti

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Nashville, TN, American Association for State and Local History: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6606

ISBN: 0910050341

Condition: Very Good


Soft cover has light green lettering on cover; light green spine with white lettering. Pages are clean and tight; glued spine. First edition from 1978. Illustrated with 114 b/w illustrations---photographs, drawings and designs/lay outs. Sections are: American Landscape Design; Research and Plan Development; Authentic Plants for Period Landscape Settings; Maintaining the Restored Landscape; appendix; bibliography; index. ; B&W Illustrations; 0.6 x 9.4 x 8 Inches; 202 page... View more info

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Secret's of Monet's Garden Bringing the Beauty of Monet's Style to Your Own Garden

By: Fell, Derek

Price: $28.50

Publisher: New York, Friedman/Fairfax Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5136

ISBN: 1567994636

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hardcover is green with gold lettering on spine. End pages are illustrated with color photograph from the garden. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Lavishly illustrated with 100+ color photographs from the famous Impressionist's garden at Giverny, France. Chapters are: Borrowing Monet's Garden Style; Monety's Color Harmonies; Monet's Favorite Structures; Water Garden; Clos Normand; Vegetable Garden; Trees, Shrubs, and Vines; Monet's Plant Palette; conclusion... View more info

Leonard Baskin

By: Fern, Alan, Essay (annotated By Leonard Baskin)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Insstitution / National Collection of Fine Srts: 1970

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 6903

Condition: Very Good+


Soft cover is tan with white lettering on front. Pages are clean and tight. SIGNED BY LEONARD BASKIN on the half title page. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with 62 b/w illustrations by Baskin. Leonard Baskin ( 1922 – 2000) the son of a rabbi, was an American sculptor, book-illustrator, wood-engraver, printmaker, graphic artist, writer and teacher. His public commissions include a bas relief for the impressive Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial in Wa... View more info

The Carolingian Empire; The Age Of Charlemagne

By: Fichtenau, Heinrich

Price: $7.75

Publisher: New York, Harper and Row: 1964

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 5552

Condition: Very Good


Softcover is green ground with black and white lettering. Pages are clean and tight, overall. Part of 'The Academy Library' TB 1142. Translated by Peter Munz. Includes a list of abbreviations, translator's introduction; 7 chapters, index. ; Harper Torchbook Series; 5 1/4 x 8; xxiv, 164 pages; Cover has shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing, light bumping, some underlining; inside front cover is a pocket, previous owner did this to each of their books. View more info

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The Classic Arabian Horse

By: Forbis, Judith

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, Liveright: 1976

Seller ID: 4284

ISBN: 0871406128

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Cover is dark blue with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with 100+ b/w photographs. Laid in is article from 'USA Today' [7 February 1986] on 'High-class horsetrading'. Some of the chapters are: Horse and the East; Pharaoh's Horses; Daughters of the Wind; Royal Agricultural Society--Protector of the Breed; Arabian Strains: Their Origin and Modern Descendants; Horse Racing in Egypt; bibliography; index. ; B & W photographs; 6 1/4 x 9... View more info

Michelangelo In The Vatican

By: Francia, Ennio

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Milan, Italy, Aldo Martello Editore: 1964

Seller ID: 2093

Condition: Very Good+


Cover is glazed wraps, pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with 8 color plates and 59 b/w photos. Stamp on rear end paper, appears to be from a Vatican shop. Text is in English. Tipped in is a loose, pink label, in Italian, with a price and Vatican shop name. Gives information on Michelangelo Buonarroti, the great Renaissance master responsible for the frescoes on the Sistine Chapel ceiling. Most of the pictures are about the ceiling. ; Photographs; 4 1/2 x 7 3/4; 105... View more info

Of Dixboro Lest We Forget

By: Freeman, Carol Willits

Price: $21.25

Publisher: Dexter, MI, Carol Willits Freeman: 1980

Seller ID: 7044

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; 5 1/2 x 8 1/2; vi, 153 pages; AUTHOR SIGNED on copyright page. Cover has minor shelf wear and bumping; back cover has some pencil scribbles. Couple of small marks on side of text block. Softcover is tan with brown lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight. Inscription: "Best Wishes to Sandra, Carol Willits Freemman" on the copyright page. Extensively illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs. Dixboro is a small town located to th... View more info

Savannah people, places & events A historic tour guide

By: Freeman, Ron

Price: $10.75

Publisher: Savannah, Georgia, H.R. Freeman: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8510

ISBN: 0966152107

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; 8.40 X 5.40 X 0.60 inches; iv, 234 pages; AUTHOR SIGNED ON TITLE PAGE. Soft cover has burgundy spine with white lettering. Slight rubbing and bumping to covers, previous store sticker on back cover. Leaf 3-6 uncut at top. Pages are clean and tight; book appears as if unused. Illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs. "The book has been organized from a visitor's persepctive, with information arranged in a way that would satisfy my curiosity if I w... View more info