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Haghe's Sketches in Belgium and Germany.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston Architectural Club Yearbook 1914.:

Seller ID: 5259


Folio. The reproductions of Haghe's sketches, first published in 1850, are quite attractive, as are sketches by the Rotch Travelling Scholarship Envois, Neils H. Larsen and Charles Cameron Clark. The Advertisement Section includes many great photos of contemporary homes. Worn extremities. Old bookseller's label and pencilled owner's name fep. Fair-Good. View more info

Mont Saint-Michel

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Grenoble, B. Arthaud: 1940

Seller ID: 00022262


Includes 'The Abbey' by Marcel Aubert, and 'Visitor's Guide' by Pierre Morel. Interesting Christmas, 1945, gift inscription in French that translates roughly as 'to our American friend as a souvenir of our liberation,' with three signatures. The pictorial wrapper is a little worn at top of spine. View more info

Sheltering a Heritage: North Carolina's Historic Buildings

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Raleigh, North Carolina Department of Conservation & Development:

Seller ID: 01011504


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Little Book of Outdoor Fireplaces

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Better Homes & Gardens: 1940

Seller ID: 01013419


20-page booklet. Design No. 10. View more info

The East Liberty Presbyterian Church

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, The East Liberty Presbyterian Church: 1935

Seller ID: 01022487


The attractive dedication program for this notable church, endowed by the Mellon family. Black cloth backstrip on blue paper-covered boards, with bright gilt embossed arms on front cover. Includes explanatory and background text with excellent black and white gravure photo plates of the church and its facilities. Laid in are the paperbound folio 'The East Liberty Presbyterian Church Ecclesiastical Art in Wood, Stone and Stained Glass,' which describes the artistic featur... View more info

The Old-House Journal: Restoration and Maintenance Ideas for the Antique House, Vol. V, Nos. 1, 3-12 (Jan., Feb-Dec. 1977)

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, The Old-House Journal Corp.: 1977

Seller ID: 01024453


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The Old-House Journal: Restoration and Maintenance Ideas for the Antique House, Vols. IX-XI (1981-83), less Aug. '82

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, The Old-House Journal Corp.:

Seller ID: 01024456


In thick 3-ring binder. View more info

The Carpenter's and Builder's Practical Rules for Laying Out Work

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, D.A. Rogers: 1945

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 01028175


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How to Judge a House: Report of the National Committee on Wood Utilization

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U.S. Department of Commerce: 1931

Seller ID: 01013420


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The Great Houses of San Francisco

By: Aidala, Thomas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1974

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 01076410


200pp. A loving tribute, fully illustrated in black & white and color photos, to the vanishing Victorian houses and other buildings of San Francisco. Extensive descriptions of the style and architectural details of Italianate, Gothic, Second Empire, Greek Revival, Art Nouveau, and other vintage structures. View more info

Architecture in New England, a Photographic History

By: Andrews, Wayne

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brattleboro, The Stephen Greene Press: 1973

Seller ID: 01018824


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Great Georgian Houses of America, 2-Vol. Set

By: Architects' Emergency Committee

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1970

Seller ID: 01110192


Reprint of the 1936/1937 editions. 264pp/256pp. View more info

Wrought Iron and Its Decorative Use

By: Ayrton, Maxwell, and Arnold Silcock

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 2003

Seller ID: 01096205


Reprint of the 1929 edition. 196pp. View more info

The Illustrated Guide to the Houses of America

By: Ballinger, Richard, and Herman York, Eds.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Galahad Books: 1971

Seller ID: 00009094


Minor soiling on bottom edge of text block. View more info

Labyrinths of Iron, a History of the World's Subways: A History of the World's Subways

By: Bobrick, Benson

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Newsweek Books: 1982

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 01030512


Ex-library with usual markings and labels, card pocket front. Dust jacket in plastic sleeve, taped to boards. View more info

New Directions in Japanese Architecture

By: Boyd, Robin

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1968

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01017243


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Historic Churches of the United States

By: Broderick, Robert C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Wilfred Funk: 1958

Seller ID: 00009747


Very faint foxing ep. View more info

American Design: The Desert Southwest

By: Burba, Nora

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1987

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 01004981


From Publishers Weekly: This oversize volume spotlights architecture and interior design of New Mexico, Arizona, Texas and California, where the Spanish tradition of adobe structures still flourishes. There are historical and geographic notes on each state...Spectacular also aptly describes the houses featured here. Some are renovations, others are new, futuristic constructions that incorporate traditional Southwestern styles. They are distinguished by Indian, Mexican an... View more info

Plan of Chicago, Prepared Under the Direction of the Commercial Club During the Years MCMVI, MCMVII, and MCMVIII

By: Burnham, Daniel H., and Edward H. Bennett

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Commercial Club: 1909

Seller ID: 01100178


No. 223 of 1,650-copy edition. Gilt titles (dimmed on spine but legible) on charcoal cloth. 164pp. All plates present. Some wear, with minor fraying, on tips of spine and on top outside corner of front cover. Faint, barely perceptible beverage ring on lower front cover. Some faint spotting on top front edge. The Commercial Club's presentation bookplate, inscribed to the F.A. Hardy Co., on fep. Ex-Evanston Historical Society, whose small label appears on the fep. A solid,... View more info