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The Mediaeval Mind: 2 Volume Set a History of the Development of Thought and Emotion in the Middle Ages, Fourth Edition. 2 Volumes Complete

By: Taylor, Henry Osborn

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1966

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 7816

Condition: Very Good

Ex-Library; 8.60 X 6 X 3.20 inches; 603, 620 pages; 2 volume hard cover set has typical former library book markings, as well as stamps on all sides of text block. Bumping, rubbing, sunning. Overall, pages are very clean and tight. Covers are green with gold lettering on spine. "Henry Osborn Taylor (1856–1941) was the author of works on ancient and medieval history". View more info

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Perennials Better Homes and Gardens Step-By-Step

By: Taylor, Patricia

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Des Moines, Iowa, Better Homes and Gardens: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2953

ISBN: 0696206609

Condition: Fine

Cover is heavy, glazed paper. Pages are clean and tight; this books appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of color photos and drawings. Chapters are: Designing Your Perennial Garden; Growing Perennials; Propagating Perennials; Perennials for American Gardens; Plant Hardiness Zone; etc. Pubished l1994 by Better Homes and Gardens. Oversized, 3#. ; Color Illustrations; 9 x 9 3/4; 132 pages; Cover has very slight edge wear. View more info

The Historic Roswell Cook Book

By: The Roswell Historical Society, Inc.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Roswell, GA, The Roswell Historical Society, Inc.: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4526

Condition: Very Good+

Green plastic comb binding. Cardboard covers in black and white. States first printing, October 1982--10,000 copies. Illustrated with b/w pen and ink drawing of its historic structures. Pages are very clean; appears almost as if unused, or else use w/ extreme care; no splatters, marks, notes, stains, etc. "...with 470 recipes carefully selected, tested and edited by a large committee of excellent cooks. The recipes cover a period in Roswell's history from open-hearth... View more info

Illustrated History of the Reformation

By: Thulin, Oskar (editor)

Price: $26.50

Publisher: St. Louis, Mo, Usa, Concordia Publishing House: 1967

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 8087

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

B & W illustrations; 7 1/2 x 9 1/4; 327 pages; Hard cover is wheat colored with tan/yellow box with black lettering on spine. Light bumping; previous owner's name neatly stamped on bottom of text block. DJ has light rubbing/scuffing/shelf wear. Small tears at top of spine; in a mylar cover. Originally published in German, in E. Germany, in 1967. Sections written by a variety of scholars in the field. Illustrated with dozens of b/w pictures. Bibliography; index; index of ... View more info

1986 Detroit Tigers Yearbook

By: Tigers

Price: $17.25

Publisher: Detroit, MI, 1986

Seller ID: 8701

Condition: New

B & W and Color; 8 1/2 x 11; 80 pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. NEW in the original plastic bag. Has the 1986 playing schedule. Hall of Famer manager, Sparky Anderson, on the cover. Has a 2 page center pull out poster. Fabulous shot of Lance Parrish, all-star catcher [my personal fav on the team! ], standing in the 'on deck' circle, with a wide angle view of historic [now defunct] Tiger Stadium in front of him. Many advertisements from long-lasting companies, too man... View more info

The New Nineteenth-Century European Paintings and Sculpture Galleries - The Metropolitan Museum of Art

By: Tinterow, Gary; compiled with Susan A. Stein and Barbara Burn

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1993

Seller ID: 222

Condition: Very Good+

Softcover is heavy, glazed paper. White spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight. Foreword by Philipe de Montebello [Director]. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of color and b/w photographs. "This publication marks the opening of the Metropolitan Museum's new 19th Century European Paintings and Sculpture Galleries. This landmark event, long in the planning, has totally transformed how we present the art of the century that gave us---if density of visitor... View more info

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The Cistercians Monks and Monasteries of Europe

By: Tobin, Stephen

Price: $25.50

Publisher: Woodstock, NY, Overlook Hardcover: 1996

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6726

ISBN: 0879516542

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Hard cover is brown with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with 100+ color and b/w photographs. "...These extraordinary examples of monastic architecture were born of the rebellion against the gaudy exuberance of the architecture of the day: local stonecutters schooled in the ornate Romanesque and Gothic styles adapted their work to the requirement of Cistercian simplicity, with striking geometric patterns ... View more info

The Mediaeval [sic] Face [The Medieval Face]

By: Tomlinson, Amanda

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, National Portrait Gallery: 1974

Seller ID: 165

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Softcover is heavy, glazed black paper, with white lettering on front. Pages are clean and tight, with signs of nominal use. Has 48 b/w photographs, many of them full page sized. Preface written by John Hayes. "Portraiture, in the accepted sense, did not form part of the repertoire of the majority of mediaeval artists...this exhibition emphasizes the change which took place over several centuries, in the way in which artists in various media saw and presented both th... View more info

Pumping Manual: 4th [fourth] Edition

By: Trade & Technical Press Ltd.

Price: $31.25

Publisher: Surrey, England, Trade & Technical Press Ltd.: 1973

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 5687

ISBN: 0854610510

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket

Hardcover is blue with gold lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; appear as if unused. No date in book, but Library of Congress states 1973 or 1974, with an ISBN of 0854610510. Numbers on title page, below publisher, are 85461 051 0. Extensively illustrated with hundreds of b/w photographs, drawings, diagrams, charts, figures, etc. Includes bound in ads for UK related businesses. Includes editorial and advertiser's indices. Section one covers classific... View more info

A home for our heritage The building and growth of Greenfield Village and Henry Ford Museum, 1929-1979

By: Upward, Geoffrey C

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Dearborn, MI, Henry Ford Museum Press: 1979

Seller ID: 8787

ISBN: 0933728298

Condition: Very Good-

B&W Illustrations; 10.50 X 8.30 X 1 inches; xi, 180 pages; Soft cover is oblong shaped. Brown spine with white lettering. Light rubbing, scuffing, bumping to covers. Previous owner's name neatly written on front paper, paralllel to spine. Pages are clean and tight. Exhaustively illustrated with ca. 450 b/w pictures. Hundreds of previously unpublished photographs and illuminating text passages stunninglly trace the story from Ford's earliest visions through the latest maj... View more info

A Picture Album Of Holland, Michigan

By: Van Kreken, Donald and Theron Wieranga; compiled by

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Holland, MI, 1976

Seller ID: 7416

Condition: Very Good+

B & W photographs; 8 1/2 x 11; 48 pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. Heavy orange paper with black lettering and b/w photograph on cover. SCARCE TITLE. Covers have light shelf wear, sunning, scuffing and some spots. Edges of pages have slight shelf wear and sunning, does not reach to photographs. Lavishly illustrated with over 40 b/w photographs of Holland, Michigan. "The compilers of this book are interested in Holland and its history. The major emphasis of the bo... View more info

Cardenas Horses and Home Cardenas: Horses & Home

By: Vavra, Robert

Price: $64.25

Publisher: EQUIVISION: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6627

ISBN: 0971132917

Condition: New in New dust jacket

Hardcover is black. DJ. This is a brand NEW book, still in the publisher's shrinkwrap. Lavishly illustrated 100+ photographs with the extremely popular and prolific photographs of horses, Robert Vavra. For the first time, Vavra has included equine pictures by other photographers: Thomas Kilper, Tomas Micek and Till Leeser. The photographs of the house are by Wayne Chasan. This new book showcasing the incredible stallions and mares of Miguel Angel Cardenas of Ecija, Spain... View more info

Hugh Newell Jacobsen, Architect

By: Vignelli, Massimo

Price: $33.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., AIA Press: 1988

Seller ID: 8407

ISBN: 0913962953

Condition: Near Fine

B & W and Color; 9 x 12 x 1 1/4 ; 351 pages; Soft cover is self wraps. Black spine with white lettering. Slight bump to lower corner, minor shelf wear. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Over 400 color and b/w photographs and plans and sections. "Jacobsen is widely known for his modern pavilion-based residences — composed of simple, gabled forms, rectangular in plan. Unlike other second-generation Modernist architects who revisited the iconic European... View more info

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The Gothic Cathedral

By: Von Simson, Otto Georg

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1988

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 8789

ISBN: 0691018677

Condition: Very Good+

B&W Illustrations; 8.20 X 5.40 X 0.90 inches; xxiii, 282 pages; Soft cover has black spine with white lettering. Light shelf wear, some sunning to covers and text block. Illustrated with 54 b/w plates and 8 b/w figures. Experiencing a visit to a gothic cathedral is a revelation, of the changes in architecture, design, building skills, as well as the arts, such as the magnificent stained glass. All of which was achieved without any power machines or modern technology. How... View more info


By: Vriend, J. J.

Price: $21.25

Publisher: The Netherlands, Uitgeverij Stedenspiegel: N.D.

Seller ID: 7539

Condition: Very Good

B & W and Color; 7 3/4 x 9 1/2; 76 pages; Soft cover has a black metal spiral binding. Loose clear plastic sheet over front cover. Rubbing/scuffing to plastic. Covers have light rubbing/scuffing and sunning. Illustrated with b/w and color pictures. No date listed for publication, possibly from 1950. Numerous b/w drawings and 40 color pictures of various buildings. These are colored cardboard, placed on a black vertical rectangle, examples of architecture styles from 1520... View more info

The Professional Handbook Of Architectural Detailing: Second Edition

By: Wakita, Osamu A. & Richard M. Linde

Price: $18.50

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 5619

ISBN: 0471848131

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket

Hardcover is grey with black lettering on front spine. Grey end papers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. No markings, highlighting, notes, etc. Exhaustively illustrated with hundreds of b/w drawings, diagrams, photographys, figures, etc. Some of the sections are: Apllique Film, Scissor Drafting and Splicing; CAD; Lumber; Metals; Masonry; Footing Details; Stairs; Fireplaces; Beam Connections; Evolution of a Detail; Welding; Metric Measurements; appendix; i... View more info

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African Americans in Michigan

By: Walker, Lewis; Benjamin C. Wilson and Linwood H. Cousins

Price: $9.50

Publisher: East Lansing, MI, Michigan State University Press: 2001

Seller ID: 5981

ISBN: 087013583x

Condition: Near Fine

Softcover has black and red lettering on white spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Illustrated with several b/w photographs and maps. Sections are: African Americans in Michigan; Ethnicity in Identity Politics in the Schooling Experiences of African American High School Students; notes; further reference; index. ; Discovering the Peoples of Michigan Series; B&W Illustrations; 0.2 x 8.47 x 5.46 Inches; 63 pages; Cover has minor shelf wear and rubbing. View more info

EMERGING EUROPEAN ARCHITECTS Harvard University Graduate Shool of Design Exhitibition At Gund Hall Gallery 4--23 October 1988

By: Wang, Wilfried, Ed.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli International Publications, Inc.: 1988

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 6772

ISBN: 0847855198

Condition: Very Good+

Cover is matte white with monochrome architectural line drawings around the bottom half, front and back. Some light edge wear, bumping, rubbing. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with dozens of b/w drawings and photos. Gives brief bios and examples of work of over a dozen newer European architects of the late 1980s. ; Exhibition Catalogue Series; Remainder; B&W Illustrations; 8 1/2 x 11; 95 pages; Slight bumping; faint grey remainder mark on bottom of te... View more info

South and west of the Capitol dome

By: Ward, Richard Frederick

Price: $22.75

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 7634

ISBN: 0533029406

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket

B&W Illustrations; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 112 pages; Hard cover is black with silver lettering on spine. Book has slight bumping, rubbing and a few pages with slight signs of use. DJ has light rubbing/scuffing, bumping; in a mylar cover. Illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs and some maps. Pages are clean and tight. Index. View more info

Drawings By John Flaxman in the Huntington Collection

By: Wark, Robert R.; John Flaxman

Price: $18.00

Publisher: San Marino, CA, Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 245

ISBN: 0873280474

Condition: Very Good

Soft cover is oblong shapred, red with black lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Extensively illustrated with 76 b/w pictures by Flaxman [6 July 1755 – 7 December 1826], also a sculptor and draftsman. Sections are: Roman Figure Drawings; Book Illustrations; Designs for Monuments; Designs for Architectural and Decorative Sculpture; Designs for Metalwork; Misc. Drawings. ; B&W Illustrations; 8 1/4 x 5; 94 pages; Cover has light ... View more info