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The New Face of the City Paseo de la Reforma Centro Historico
The New Face of the City Paseo de la Reforma Centro Historico
by Andres Obrador
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Mexico: Gobierno del Duistrito Federal, (2005) Oblong folio, 359pp. Black cloth over boards, pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated throughout. One of 500 copies printed with English text. Dust jacket lightly worn, with some creases to the front flap & rear... (read more)

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Domestic Architecture 1st Edition 3 Volumes
Domestic Architecture 1st Edition 3 Volumes
by Francis Goodwin
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London: Printed for the Author 1833-5. 2 volumes plus the 2-part supplement. Folio 33x26cm. Volumes 1 & 2 rebacked in brown cloth with new printed paper labels on the spines retaining the original endpapers. Supplement in publisher's green cloth stamped... (read more)

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Poarta Maramureseana Maramuresean Gates
Poarta Maramureseana Maramuresean Gates
by Francisc Nistor
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Bucuresti: Editura Sport-Turism, 1977. Quarto, 31 x 23 cm. 143 pp. Publisher's full linen-covered boards; front and rear boards and spine stamped in black. Map endpapers. Illustrations in sepia and full color throughout. In a pictorial dustjacket... (read more)

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Domestic Architecture in Rural France Signed 1st Edition
Domestic Architecture in Rural France Signed 1st Edition
by Samuel Chamberlain
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New York: The Architectural Book Publishing Company, Inc., 1928 First edition, with a plate signed in pencil by Chamberlain. Title page, signed plate, vii pp. of text & 55 plates in printed portfolio. Complete with all text & plates. Portfolio worn... (read more)

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Henry Hobson Richardson: A Genius for Architecture
Henry Hobson Richardson: A Genius for Architecture
by Margaret Henderson Floyd
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Margaret Henderson Floyd was a professor in the Department of Art and the History of Art at Tufts University. She specialized in the architecture of 1750 to the present, with special emphasis on the aesthetic of Boston Back Bay and New England. Her... (read more)

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Le Chiese di Roma dal Secolo IV al XIX, 2 Volumes
Le Chiese di Roma dal Secolo IV al XIX, 2 Volumes
by Mariano Armellini
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Rome: Edizioni R O R E di Nicola Ruffolo, 1942 Two volumes. Large 8vo., half red leather, cloth over boards. Top edges stained red. xlvi, 688; xxv, 1503pp. Volumes are continuously paginated. Text in Italian. Wear to bindings at bottom edges of boards... (read more)

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Vortraege Bauten Projekte/Lectures Buildings Projects
Vortraege Bauten Projekte/Lectures Buildings Projects
by Gottfried Boehm
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Stuttgart: Karl Kraemer Verlag, (1988). Quarto, 23 x 29 cm, 312pp. Ist edition. Cream cloth stamped in black. Text in German and English. Top corners bumped. Dust jacket is rubbed with light wear to the edges and a 1cm closed tear at the top rear joint... (read more)

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The Architecture of Purcell and Elmslie
The Architecture of Purcell and Elmslie
by David Gebhard
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(Park Forest, IL): The Prairie School Press, (1965). 24 x 32 cm, 96pp. Reissue of the January 1913, January 1915, and July 1915 issues of The Western Architect. Softcover in paper wrappers; black & white illustrations throughout. Wrappers rubbed with... (read more)

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Camps in the Woods
Camps in the Woods
by Augustus D. Shepard
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New York: Architectural Book Publishing Co., (1931). Quarto, 24 x 31 cm. 96pp. Publisher's green cloth-covered boards; front board and spine stamped in gilt; green endpapers. Illustrated throughout in black & white. In a price-clipped dustjacket... (read more)

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Home for All or The Gravel Wall and Octagon Mode of Building
Home for All or The Gravel Wall and Octagon Mode of Building
by O. S. Fowler
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New York: Fowler and Wells, 1856. Small octavo, 13 x 19 cm, 192pp. plus catalog at rear. Bound in blue cloth stamped in gilt and blind. Contains numerous diagram illustrations. Binding heavily rubbed and worn with loss to the spine and joints; corners... (read more)

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The Architecture of the United Arab Emirates
The Architecture of the United Arab Emirates
by Salma Samar Damluji
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This substantial volume (oversized, it's 9.75x12.5") provides a detailed overview of the history of architecture in the UAE, from its vernacular and religious architecture to the current internationally recognized trends in urban construction... (read more)

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City Development: A Report to the Carnegie Dunfermline Trust
City Development: A Report to the Carnegie Dunfermline Trust
by Patrick Geddes
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New Brunswick NJ: Rutgers University Press 1973. Facsimile reprint small 4to 231pp. Blue cloth boards stamped in white at spine. Turquoise DJ. Illustrated throughout with sketches and b/w photos with two foldouts. DJ has significant edgewear with two... (read more)

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Architectural Details
Architectural Details
by Antonin Raymond
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New York: Architectural Book Publishing Co., (1947). 23 x 30 cm, 119pp. Spiral bound softcover in illustrated paper wrappers. Wrappers and pages toned and edgeworn; rear wrapper gently creased from opening. Previous owner's stamp and name written in ink... (read more)

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Albert Speer: Architecture 1932-1942
Albert Speer: Architecture 1932-1942
by Albert Speer
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Brussels: Archives d'Architecture Moderne, 1985 Full red cloth over boards, paper label to front board. Black & white plans, drawings & photos throughout. Text & captions in French & English. Lacking the slipcase. Wear to cloth at corners. Near Fine... (read more)

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Maurice Fatio: Architect
Maurice Fatio: Architect
by Alexandra Fatio
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[No place: No publisher], (1992). Quarto, 25 x 28.5 cm, 277pp. Limited first edition, one of 1500 copies. Bound in brown cloth over boards stamped in black. Binding lightly rubbed with mild wear to the extremities; boards slightly bowed. No dust jacket... (read more)

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Pioneers of Soviet Architecture
Pioneers of Soviet Architecture
by Selim O. Khan-Magomedov
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New York: Rizzoli, (1987). 24.5 x 27.5 cm, 618pp. First US edition. Bound in full red cloth, spine stamped in black. Black-and-white illustrations throughout. Corners lightly bumped; dust jacket rubbed and lightly edgeworn; spine faded. Very Good/Good... (read more)

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Bildlexicon zur Topographie Istanbuls
Bildlexicon zur Topographie Istanbuls
by Wolfgang Mueller-Wiener
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Tubingen: Verlag Ernst Wasmuth, (1977). Quarto, 23 x 30 cm, 534pp. Bound in dark green cloth stamped in gilt. Corners bumped; spine shaken. Name in ink on the front paste-down. Map in rear pocket mildly creased. Dust jacket toned and torn with a few... (read more)

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The Metropolis of Tomorrow
The Metropolis of Tomorrow
by Hugh Ferriss
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New York: Ives Washburn, 1929 Folio. 140, [4]pp. Illustrated with black & white drawings. Lacking the dust jacket. Binding lightly worn & soiled. Half title page soiled. Textblock is age-toned. Department store price ticket to rear paste down. Very Good... (read more)

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Wim Quist: The Magic of Rationale
Wim Quist: The Magic of Rationale
by Wim Quist
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(Maastricht: Pale Pink Publishers, 2008). Quarto, 24.5 x 30.5 cm, 631pp. Bound in grey cloth stamped in silver and blind. Illustrations throughout in color and black & white. Binding edgeworn and lightly soiled; two white streaks to the front endpapers... (read more)

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Lequeu: An Architectural Enigma
Lequeu: An Architectural Enigma
by Philippe Duboy
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Jean-Jacques Lequeu does in fact hide behind the most enigmatic and controversial smile in the history of art, writes Philippe Duboy in a book that is one of the most tantalizing examples of architectural investigation ever produced.... (read more)

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