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Image for 3x Nurnberg Eine Bilderfolge Aus Unserem Jahrhundert

3x Nurnberg Eine Bilderfolge Aus Unserem Jahrhundert

By: Eichhorn, Ernst & Schramm, Georg Wolfgang & Gorl, Otto Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nurnberg, Germany, Verlag A. Hoffmann, 1990


270 pp. Index. Photos. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. German text / auf deutsche. Provides an interesting look at some of the architecture of Nuremburg - before WWII, during the war (bomb damage) , and the post-war reconstruction. Heavy book. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall View more info

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6 Master-Designed Recreation Rooms

By: Anon.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New Westminster, BC, Canadian Forest Products Ltd., 1961


78+ pages. Illustrated. Edgewear, corners worn. Plastic comb binding. Published by the Pacific Veneer and Plywood Division of Canadian Forest Products. The book serves a a promotional vehicle for their flooring and panelling products. A book of ideas, and an instruction manual, the book features 6 prototype rec rooms (1960's era) : the Contemporary Room, the Western Room, the Polynesian Room, the Tavern, the Salon, and the Marine Room. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tal... View more info

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A Catalog for the Environment Wayne County: The Aesthetic Heritage of a Rural Area

By: Jacobs, Stephen W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Lyons, New York, Wayne County Historical Society, 1979


288 pp. Photos. Bibliography. Map in pocket at rear. An extensive catalog of the architecture of this New York State county. Oversize, heavy book. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall View more info

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A Dictionary of Building

By: Scott, John S.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Penguin Books, 1964


367 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Spine creased. Pages tanning. A nice reference for terms relating to the men, materials, and methods associated with buildings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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A Theory for Practice: Architecture in Three Discourses

By: Hubbard, Bill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, MIT Press, 1996


179 pp. Edgewear. An examination of the architectural design process from three perspectives: an extension of the architectural order; an embodiment of social values; a means of attaining economic goals. View more info

Image for An Assessment of Problems Experienced with Operating Solar Heating Systems in Canada and the Norther United States (NRC Solar Technical Series No. 1)

An Assessment of Problems Experienced with Operating Solar Heating Systems in Canada and the Norther United States (NRC Solar Technical Series No. 1)

By: Lorriman, Doug

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, National Research Council of Canada, 1978

Edition: First Edition


75 pp. Illus. A detailed look at the various issues and experiences of using solar energy equipment in the field. View more info

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Antoni Gauidi (1852-1926)

By: Anon.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Fundacio Caixa De Pensions, 1984

Edition: First Edition


265 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners have shelfwear. Spanish text/espagnol. Catalog of the exhibition presented in Barcelona at the Centre Cultural de la Caixa de Pensions, Decembre 1984 - Gener 1985. Heavy book. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Architecture & Construction Management in the Highland and Remote Areas of Nepal

Architecture & Construction Management in the Highland and Remote Areas of Nepal

By: Boch-Isaacson, Joel M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Kathmandu, Nepal, Self Published, 1987


166 pp. Photos, diagrams. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A study ffocusing on the design and construction of buildings in Nepal. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Architecture Boston

By: The Boston Society Of Architects

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Barre, Massachusetts, Barre Publishing, 1976


182 pp. Index. Photos. Bibliography. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Introduction by Walter Muir Whitehill. A well illustrated guide to the architecture of Boston - the successes and sometimes failures. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

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Architecture of Tall Buildings

By: Council On Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw Hill, 1995

Edition: First Edition


750 pp. Illus. Index. References. Spine, corners bumped. A well illustrated sourcebook on the architecture and evolution of the tall building. Heavy book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Architecture of the Picturesque in Canada

By: Wright, Janet

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Parks Canada, 1984


183 pp. Illus. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Covers creased. Library pocket on inside front cover. Usial library stamps and markings. Part of the series of studies by Parks Canada on the styles and tastes that have influenced Canadian building in the 18th and 19th centuries. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Atlantic Hearth Early Homes and Families of Nova Scotia

By: Byers, Mary and McBurney, Margaret

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 1994


364 pp. Photos. Indx. Bibliography. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A look at a number of historic buildings in Nova Scotia, anfd the families that lived in them. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Avant-Garde Polonaise Urbanisme-Architecture / Awangarda Polska Urbanistyka Architektura / The Polish Avant-Garde Architecture Town-Planning 1918-1939

By: Czernier, Olgierd & Listowski, Hieronim

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Brussels, Belgium, Archives D'Architecture Moderne, 1981


306 pp. Photos. Drawings. Bibliography. Edgewear, corners rubbed. French flaps. Text in Polish, French and English. Heavy book. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

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Barn Plans and Outbuildings

By: Halstead, Byron D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Algrove Publishing, 1999

Edition: Reprint


235 pp. Illus. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A facsimile reprint of the 1889 original. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Beyond Paradise Building Dundas 1793-1950

By: Norris, Darrell A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dundas, Ontario, The Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee of the Town of Dundas, 1996

Edition: First Edition


120 pp. Index. Draings. Maps. Endpaper maps. Spine, corners gently bumped. Looks at the history of Dundas, Ontario through the development of its architecture. Heavy book. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info