The Fictioning Horror Sale
 
 

Featured in History

Browse in History

Browse in Architecture

Narrow by...


spacer

History

 

Baroque and Rococo
Browse more titles in Baroque and Rococo


Versailles: A Biography of a Palace

Tony Spawforth

Called “fast-paced” (Kirkus Reviews) and “highly engrossing” (Publishers Weekly), this is the behind-the-scenes story of the worlds most famous palace. The story of Versailles is one of high historical drama mixed with the high... (read more)


Recently Arrived Used
Browse more Recently Arrived Used in History

  1. Aegean Art and Architecture (Oxford... Used Trade Paper $9.50
  2. Eames Used Trade Paper $6.95
  3. Understanding Architecture: Its...
    Used Trade Paper $18.50
  4. Gaudi: An Introduction to His... Used Trade Paper $7.95
  5. A Field Guide to American Houses Used Trade Paper $12.95
  6. Native American Architecture Used Trade Paper $14.50

Browse more Recently Arrived Used in History


General
Browse more titles in General


The Shingle Style Today: Or, the Historian's Revenge

Vincent Scully

The Shingle Style embodied intellectual pluralism and cultural democracy--ideals fundamental to American belief and developed quickly and richly. After a period of reaction against the Shingle Style, it was revitalized, finding its first fully renewed... (read more)


Renaissance
Browse more titles in Renaissance


Palladio's Legacy

Daniel Mcreynolds

How and why Palladio has become the most influential architect of the Renaissance and beyond. There is perhaps no single architect who has had as great an influence on the development of architecture over the course of the early modern period and beyond... (read more)


Modern (late 19th Century to 1945)
Browse more titles in Modern (late 19th Century to 1945)


Schindler, Kings Road, and Southern California Modernism

Robert L. Sweeney

Today, R. M. Schindlers Kings Road House is celebrated as an icon of early modern architecture, but this wasnt the case when it was finished in 1922. Though Schindler and his wife Pauline recognized its genius early on, its radical appearance was—... (read more)


Ancient and Classical
Browse more titles in Ancient and Classical


The Parthenon Enigma

Joan Breton Connelly

A revolutionary new understanding of the most famous and influential building in the world, a thesis that calls into question our basic understanding of the ancient civilization that we most identify with. For more than two millennia, the Parthenon has... (read more)


Prehistoric and Primitive
Browse more titles in Prehistoric and Primitive


The Copan Sculpture Museum: Ancient Maya Artistry in Stucco and Stone (Peabody Museum)

Barbara W. Fash

The Copan Sculpture Museum in western Honduras features the extraordinary stone carvings of the ancient Maya city known as Copan. The city's sculptors produced some of the finest and most animated buildings and temples in the Maya area, in addition to... (read more)


Romanticism
Browse more titles in Romanticism


Romanticism (Art of Century)

Leon Rosentlal

This book highlights how this movement was a true European art movement. Not only did it penetrate painting all across Europe but it also influenced literature and music. Our AC Romanticism sheds light on the internationality of this art movement and... (read more)


Medieval
Browse more titles in Medieval


The Italian Piazza Transformed: Parma in the Communal Age

Shaun O'Boyle

During the long thirteenth century, the cities of northern Italy engendered a vital and distinctive civic culture despite constant political upheaval. In The Italian Piazza Transformed, Areli Marina examines the radical transformation of Parma’s... (read more)


Sort by: Showing 1 thru 25 of 5,057.

  1. Eames Used Trade Paper $6.95
  2. A Field Guide to American Houses Used Trade Paper $12.95
  3. Modern Cabin: New Designs for an... Sale Trade Paper $12.98
  4. Brunelleschi's Dome: How a...
    Used Trade Paper $7.95
  5. How to Read Bridges: A Crash Course... New Trade Paper $17.95
  6. Zaha Hadid Sale Trade Paper $9.99
  7. Constantinople: Istanbul's... Sale Hardcover $29.98
  8. Identifying American Architecture: A... Sale Trade Paper $7.98
  9. The Arts and Crafts Movement in the...
    Used Hardcover $16.95
  10. Cape Cod Modern: Midcentury... New Hardcover $45.00
  11. The Seventy Wonders of the Ancient... Used Hardcover $18.50
  12. Architecture in the 20th Century (25) Used Hardcover $21.99
  13. Simple Shelters: Tents, Tipis,... New Hardcover $12.00
  14. Why Architecture Matters (Why X Matters) New Trade Paper $16.00
  15. The Japanese House Used Hardcover $19.50
  16. House Thinking: A Room-By-Room Look... Used Trade Paper $5.95
  17. Elegant Small Homes of the Twenties:... Sale Trade Paper $7.98
  18. The Parthenon Enigma Used Hardcover $25.00
  19. Delirious New York: A Retroactive... New Trade Paper $35.00
  20. Design Like You Give a Damn:... New Trade Paper $35.00
  21. Green Architecture Now!, Volume 2 New Trade Paper $39.99
  22. All Over the Map: Writing on... New Trade Paper $23.42
  23. Japanese Homes and Their... Used Mass Market $8.50
  24. Philosophy for Architects New Trade Paper $16.72

1 3 4 5 ... 203 next»

spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.