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Extension 1970/1977 Rijksmuseum Kroller-Muller

By: Quist, Oxenaar and & Patricia Wardle

Price: $29.50

Publisher: The Netherlands, Kroller-Muller museum: 1977

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 7382

Condition: Very Good-


Nieuwbouw 1970/77 Series; B&W Illustrations; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; Unpaginated pages; Soft cover is self wraps. Cover has rubbing/scuffing, shelf wear and some creases on back cover. 21+ pages. First section, on which the text of the pages is written in Dutch, English, German is numbered, to page 21. Following section, of photos and drawings, is not numberd, 17 pages of b/w photographs and drawings, of interior and exterior. Center of book has a 3 page fold out of p... View more info

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Chicago Stained Glass

By: R, Erne & Erne R. Frueh & Florence Frueh

Price: $15.25

Publisher: Chicago, Loyola Press: 1998

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 8824

ISBN: 0829410309

Condition: Very Good


Color Illustrations; 9.96 X 8.53 X 0.41 inches; 160 pages; Soft cover is the rich blue of some of the glass included in the book, with white lettering on the spine. Light rubbing, bumping, corner creasing to cover; many pages have bottom corner lightly creased. Gift bookplate on half title page; Presented to Erin and Pat O'Brien. In gratitude for your support and prayers and companionship with me on the journey, 'Ad Marjorem Dei Gloriam' William P. O'Brien, SJ, June 5, 2... View more info

The Sixth Great Oriental Monarchy Or the Geography, History and Antiquities of Parthia, Collected and Illustrated from Ancient and Modern Sources

By: Rawlinson, George

Price: $36.50

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co: 1900

Seller ID: 9289

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Cover is green boards with gold lettering on spine. 2 fold out maps. Colored frontispiece of the Ruins of Great Palace at Hatra. Tissue between frontispiece and title page. No date listed on title or copyright page, but preface is dated 1872; probable first American edition, published around 1900. Last page of book lists other titles by Rawlinson. Pages are clean and tight; illustrated with b/w drawings, and 2 fold out maps. The Parthian Empire is a fascinating period of... View more info

Historic Buildings: Ann Arbor, Michigan Second Edition

By: Reade, Marjorie and Susan Wineberg

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Ann Arbor Historical Foundation: 2003

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 11

ISBN: 1882574001

Condition: Near Fine


Soft cover is heavy, glazed paper. White spine with blue lettering. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs and 2 maps and several b/w drawings, of Ann Arbor. Ann Arbor, Michigan is world famous for being the main campus of the internationally known University of Michigan. But it is more than just that. As in many a 'gown and town' city, there are distinct areas, and areas of overlap. The campus is constantly evolving, ... View more info

The New Downtowns Rebuilding Business Districts

By: Redstone, Louis G. F A I A

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York City, Mcgraw Hill: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1570

ISBN: 0070513694

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Cover is black with gold lettering on spine and front. Black endpapers. Pages are clean and tight. Extravagantly illustrated with hundreds of b/w photos, drawings, plans and layouts. Among the cities in the case studies are: Philadelphia, Denver, Detroit, Montreal, Minneapolis, New York, Montpellier [France], Munich [Germany], Sydney [Australia] and Tokyo [Japan]. Oversized, 4#. ; B&W Illustrations; 8 3/4 x 11; 330 pages; Cover has some edge wear and bumping; glued insid... View more info

Bridges of Central Park

By: Reed, Henry Hope

Price: $24.50

Publisher: New York, Greensward Foundation: 1990

Seller ID: 8240

ISBN: 0931311063

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; 95 pages; Oblong shaped soft cover has teal spine with white letterin. Light rubbing/scuffing/shelf wear to covers. Pages are clean and tight; appear as if unused. Illustrated with 2 color maps, inside the covers, and dozens of b/w pictures of locations in Central Park, along with architectural drawings of each of the bridges shown. "Mr. Reed's other great passion [besides architecture] is landscape gardening. In 1966 Parks Commissioner Thomas Hovi... View more info

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Houses of Parliament History, Art, Architecture

By: Riding, Christine & Jacqueline Riding

Price: $23.25

Publisher: Merrell Publishers: 2003

Seller ID: 9681

ISBN: 1858941121

Condition: New in New dust jacket


B & W and Color; 10 1/4 x11 3/4 x 1 1/2; 288 pages; Hardcover and DJ are sealed in publisher's shrinkwrap. Illustrated with color and b/w pictures. This authoritative and fully illustrated book is the first to be devoted to the Houses of Parliament - also known as the Palace of Westminster - for over twenty years, offering new insight into Britain's most famous and celebrated symbol of state. Spanning the medieval period to the present day, The Houses of Parliament: Hist... View more info

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Houses of Parliament History, Art, Architecture

By: Riding, Christine & Jacqueline Riding

Price: $23.25

Publisher: London, Merrell Publishers: 2003

Seller ID: 9694

ISBN: 1858941121

Condition: New in New dust jacket


B & W and Color; 10 1/4 x11 3/4 x 1 1/2; 288 pages; Hardcover and DJ are sealed in publisher's shrinkwrap. Illustrated with color and b/w pictures. This authoritative and fully illustrated book is the first to be devoted to the Houses of Parliament - also known as the Palace of Westminster - for over twenty years, offering new insight into Britain's most famous and celebrated symbol of state. Spanning the medieval period to the present day, The Houses of Parliament: Hist... View more info

Plants, people, and environmental quality a study of plants and their environmental functions.

By: Robinette, Gary O.

Price: $19.25

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U.S. Dept. of the Interior, National Park Service; [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.]: 1972

Seller ID: 8639

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; xi, 137 pages; Soft cover is oblong shaped. Some bumping, corner crease and sunning/rubbing to covers. Previous owner's name neatly written on front end paper. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with 100+ b/w photographs and green monochrome charts and diagrams. View more info

Mighty Mac The Official Picture History of the Mackinac Bridge

By: Rubin, Lawrence A.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: St. Ignace, MI, Kiwanis Club of St. Ignace: 1979

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 1488

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


1979, 3rd printing, revised edition. Cover is dark blue with white lettering on spine. End papers are map of Straits of Mackinac. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with 204 b/w photos. Originally published in 1958. Foreword by former Michigan Gov. G. Mennen [Soapy] Williams, and an essay on the design by the bridge designer Dr. David B. Steinman. When the Mackinac Bridge was built it was the longest suspension bridge in the world, and is still one of the longest. It... View more info

College Lives Royal Holloway and Bedford New College: University of London

By: Salt, Chrys and Liz Bennet, editors

Price: $26.75

Publisher: London, University of London: 1986

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 9036

Condition: As New


B&W Photographs; 11 3/4 x 8 1/4; 60 pages; Oblong shaped soft cover is burgundy. Light bumpng, rubbing to covers. Pages are clean and tight. Appears as if never used, just moved about on the shelf a bit. Illustrated with 100+ b/w photographs of college life and the buildings. Each page covers one topic. In 1985, Bedford College [f. 1849] Merged with Royal Holloway College [f. 1900], another college of the University of London which, like Bedford College, had been a colle... View more info

Buildings And Ground Of Yale University: September 1979

By: Service, Yale University Printing

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1979

Seller ID: 157

Condition: Very Good+


Softcover is heavy paper; picture of Farnam Hall on covers. Pages are clean and tight. States September 1979. Illustrated with b/w pictures of the university grounds and buildings, including a bound in, folding map at the back. Includes: Chronological List of Buildings and Facilities; Architects; References; Index. ; B&W Illustrations; 1.02 x 9.13 x 6.22 Inches; 128 pages; Cover has light shelf wear, bumping. View more info

Josef P. Kleihues The Museum Projects

By: Shkapich, Kim, edited by

Price: $11.25

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 3005

ISBN: 0847811263

Condition: Very Good+


Cover is grey wraps. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Originally published in German. Illustrated with dozens of color and b/w drawings, plans, diagrams and photos. "A 'poetic rationalist' the strength of Kleihues' work lies in the endeavor to transofrm the reality of an original site into a new ideal reality in whch historical elements, building structure, and the building's context are adapted to this own archtitectural vocabulary, creating a relation... View more info

Traditional bridges of Papua New Guinea

By: Siegel, Jeff

Price: $91.25

Publisher: Papua, New Guinea, The Appropriate Technology Development Institute: 1982

Seller ID: 8623

Condition: Very Good


Traditional technology series Series; B&W Illustrations; 8 1/2 x 11 3/4; 137 pages; Soft cover has a blue tape spine. Tape has some scraping and gaps, but pages are intact and tight. Light rubbing, scuffing, bumping to the heavy card covers. Lavishly illustrated with 179 b/w pictures and maps. Pages are clean and tight. This title "begins with a general description of bridges: terms used, materials, styles, and construction methods. Then historical reference to tradi... View more info

Contemporary Doorways Architectural Entrances, Transitions and Thresholds

By: Slessor, Catherine

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, Octopus Publishing Group Ltd.: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1936

ISBN: 1840005092

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Cover is green with silver lettering on spine. Octopus Publishing Group, Ltd. , Londo. Green endpapers. DJ in a mylar cover. Extensively illustrated with 120+ color photos. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Sections are: The Doorway: A History; Eclectic Entrances; Public Facades; Outside In; Transitions & Thresholds. Fascinating look at a very specific aspect of architecture and the role it plays. Oversized, 5#. ; Photographs; 9 x 11 1/4; 176 pages; NEW. Cov... View more info

The Concrete House And Its Construction

By: Sloan. Maurice M.

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Association of American Portland Cement Manufacturers: 1912

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 8066

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 6 1/4 x 9 1/2; 224 pages; Hard cover is grey, with gold lettering on the front. Cover has shelf wear, rubbing, light bumping, scuffing. Former owner's name neatly written at top of front end paper. Grey end papers. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with 10 tables, dozens of b/w photographs, and 100 b/w figures. Index. View more info

Vito Acconci Acts of Architecture

By: Sobel, Dean & Sandford Kwinter & Vito Acconci

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Art Museum: 2001

Seller ID: 9682

ISBN: 0944110878

Condition: New


Color Illustrations; 7 1/2 x 11; 97 pages; Soft cover is NEW; green/white spine with white lettering. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with color pictures. Acconci [1940-2017]. Catalog of exhibition held at Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston from 29 Sept. Till 25 Nov. 2001; Miami Art Museum from 14 Dec. 2001 till 3 Mar. 2002; Milwaukee Art Museum from 22 Mar. Till 19 May 2002; Aspen Art Museum from 7 Jun. Till 1 Sept. 2002. View more info

Vito Acconci Acts of Architecture

By: Sobel, Dean & Sandford Kwinter & Vito Acconci

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Art Museum: 2001

Seller ID: 9693

ISBN: 0944110878

Condition: New


Color Illustrations; 7 1/2 x 11; 97 pages; Soft cover is NEW; green/white spine with white lettering. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with color pictures. Acconci [1940-2017]. Catalog of exhibition held at Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston from 29 Sept. Till 25 Nov. 2001; Miami Art Museum from 14 Dec. 2001 till 3 Mar. 2002; Milwaukee Art Museum from 22 Mar. Till 19 May 2002; Aspen Art Museum from 7 Jun. Till 1 Sept. 2002. View more info

Wonders Among Us

By: Society, Detroit Zoological

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Royal Oak, MI, Detroit Zoological Society: 2003

Seller ID: 8719

ISBN: 0615124100

Condition: New


Celebrating 75 Years of the Detroit Zoo Series; B & W and Color; 10 X 8 X 0.50 inches; 136 pages; Oblong shaped soft cover has black spine with white lettering; sealed in publisher's shrinkwrap. The Detroit Zoo is a wonderful home for wild critters [as well as magnificent gardens]. Used to ride my bike there, as a kid. Illustrated with color and b/e pictures. Carl Hagenbeck invented the modern zoo. He discovered that by using moats, gulley and huge rocks made of concrete... View more info

Sottsass Glass Works

By: Sottsass, Ettore

Price: $69.75

Publisher: Antique Collectors' Club: 1998

Seller ID: 9153

ISBN: 3925369791

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 10.70 X 8.90 X 1 inches; 155 pages; Hardcover has DJ, black with white lettering. NEW, still in publisher's shrinkwrap. Lavishly illustrated with many color plates. Ettore Sottsass (1917 – 2007) was an Italian architect/designer of the 20th century. His body of work included furniture, jewelry, glass, lighting, home objects and office machine design, as well as many buildings and interiors. 'From clothing chain stores to computers, architecture to ... View more info