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Great Houses of Italy : The Tuscan Villas

By: Acton, Harold

Price: £36.50

Publisher: Viking: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 222284

ISBN: 0670349712

Condition: Very Good


hardback, quarto, 12" x 9 3/4", a very good tightly bound copy in a pictorial dust wrapper that is lacking a 1" section at head of spine, text clean and unmarked, paper age-toned, colour and b&w plates, 288pp View more info

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Roman Building : Materials and Techniques

By: Adam, Jean-Pierre

Price: £62.95

Publisher: B T Batsford: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 228611

ISBN: 0713471670

Condition: Very Good


hardback, quarto measuring 11" x 9", a very good tightly bound copy in a very well preserved pictorial dust wrapper, from the collection of the well known archaeologist, Graham Webster & with his small address label to top left of front pastedown, the text remains clean and unmarked, illustrated throughout, 360pp View more info

Image for The Cheap Cottage and Small House : a manual of economical building

The Cheap Cottage and Small House : a manual of economical building

By: Allen, Gordon

Price: £17.85

Publisher: B T Batsford: 1919

Edition: 6th edition

Seller ID: 225368

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, pictorial green cloth lettered black, one plate slightly pulled, a few page corners turned else a tightly bound copy, dated signature of a previous owner, the text remains clean and unmarked, 143pp View more info

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Wren's London

By: Amery, Colin

Price: £8.95

Publisher: Lennard Publishing: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 205353

ISBN: 1852910097

Condition: Very Good


hardback, measuring 10.5" x 8", a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, clean and unmarked, loosely enclosed hand coloured plate circa 1830 of St Nicholas, Cole Abbey, London, 160pp View more info

Image for The theory and Practice of Warming and Ventilating Public Buildings, Dwelling-houses, and Conservatories. Including a general view of the changes produced in atmospheric air by respiration, combustion, and putrefaction, with the means of obviating its deleterious agency; and a description of all the known varieties of stoves, grates, and furnaces. With an examination of their comparative advantages for economising fuel and preventing smoke

The theory and Practice of Warming and Ventilating Public Buildings, Dwelling-houses, and Conservatories. Including a general view of the changes produced in atmospheric air by respiration, combustion, and putrefaction, with the means of obviating its deleterious agency; and a description of all the known varieties of stoves, grates, and furnaces. With an examination of their comparative advantages for economising fuel and preventing smoke

By: An Engineer [ Robert Stuart Mickleham]

Price: £146.50

Publisher: Thomas and George Underwood: 1825

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 215338

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, quarter cloth backstrip with a darkened paper title to spine, original paper covered boards rubbed at leading corners, hinges neatly reinforced and stitching tight, bookplate of a previous owner to front pastedown and dated signature of same to front free endpaper, scattered spotting but an unmarked text, nineteen b&w plates bound in at front and which are age-toned to margins, lightly spotted in part and with marked foxing to Plate 19, xii + 340pp. Unc... View more info

Image for A Glossary of Terms used in Grecian, Roman, Italian and Gothic Architecture [with] A Companion Volume (three volumes complete)

A Glossary of Terms used in Grecian, Roman, Italian and Gothic Architecture [with] A Companion Volume (three volumes complete)

By: Anon

Price: £75.00

Publisher: John Henry Parker: 1840

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 226280

Condition: Very Good


hardback, three volumes complete in matching red half leather, lettered and ruled gilt to spines, marbled paper covered sides. The work consists of the first two volumes comprising Text and Plates together with the additional Companion Volume prepared for this edition and which contains a further 400 illustrations. The first volume (Text) lacks the half title and frontis & this has been replaced by the last of the 106 Plates, the binding is tight in all three volumes, sc... View more info

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The Castles & Old Mansions of Shropshire

By: Anon

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Leake and Evans: 1868

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 210788

Condition: Good


hardback, quarto measuring 11" x 9" bevelled edges boards, purple cloth part faded and gilt title to upper board rubbed, corners of boards rubbed with loss, binding however remains firm and text and illustrations largely clean and unmarked, text interleaved with one or more plates, 80 pages of text. Uncommon. View more info

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Extensions and Improvements

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish: 1976

Seller ID: 164379

ISBN: 0856851795

Condition: Very Good


4to, red cloth lettered gilt to spine, very small nick to upper joint o/w a very good copy in a price-clipped part faded dust wrapper, col'd illustrations throughout, 64pp View more info

Image for New York from the Air: An Architectural Heritage, Revised Edition

New York from the Air: An Architectural Heritage, Revised Edition

By: Arthus-Bertrand, Yaan & Tauranac, John

Price: £11.95

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams: 2003

Seller ID: 213929

ISBN: 0810945770

Condition: Very Good


hardback folio, 15" x 11", top corners of boards knocked at tips o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, colour photographic plates including some folding, 160pp View more info

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International Literary Houses

By: Ashe, Rosalind

Price: £8.95

Publisher: Paper Tiger: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 197666

ISBN: 0905895800

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 4to, a very good tightly bound clean copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, coloured and b&w illustrations throughout, 141pp View more info

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Local Styles in English Architecture

By: Atkinson, T D

Price: £9.45

Publisher: B T Batsford Ltd: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 229074

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, some mild discolouration to the closed edges else a very good tightly bound copy in a chipped pictorial dust wrapper that has some little loss at head of spine, bookplate of a previous owner else the text remains free of markings, colour frontis, b&w plates, 183pp View more info

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W.R.Lethaby (1857-1931) : Architecture, Design and Education

By: Backemeyer, Sylvia & Gronberg, Theresa

Price: £12.15

Publisher: Lund Humphries: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 216245

ISBN: 0853314853

Condition: Very Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, b&w illustrations, 127pp View more info

Image for Discover the City of London Churches: A Walker's Guide

Discover the City of London Churches: A Walker's Guide

By: Barron, John & Moore, Alexandra

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Barron & Moore: 2003

Seller ID: 197965

ISBN: 0953279820

Condition: Very Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, a very good tightly bound copy, b&w illustrations, 126pp View more info

Image for L'architecture normande au Moyen Age (2 volumes)

L'architecture normande au Moyen Age (2 volumes)

By: Bayle, Maylis (editor)

Price: £147.50

Publisher: Presses universitaires de Caen & Charles Corlet: 1997

Seller ID: 206491

ISBN: 2841330745

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, folio, two volumes, pictorial glazed boards, no dust wrappers issued with this publication, a near fine bright, tightly bound set, text clean and unmarked, housed in a very good pictorial thick card slip case, colour and b&w photographic plates, plans etc, 385 & 414pp. Owing to weight a request for additional post may be made if ordered from certain overseas locations View more info

Image for L'architecture normande au Moyen Age (2 volumes)

L'architecture normande au Moyen Age (2 volumes)

By: Bayle, Maylis (editor)

Price: £147.50

Publisher: Presses universitaires de Caen & Charles Corlet: 1997

Seller ID: 205202

ISBN: 2841330745

Condition: Very Good


hardback, folio, two volumes, pictorial glazed boards, no dust wrappers issued with this publication, top corner of rear board knocked at tip, small address label of a previous owner at top corner of the two front free endpapers o/w a very good clean, bright, tightly bound set, text clean and unmarked, housed in a poor thick card slip case which has split and part repaired with cellotape, colour and b&w photographic plates, plans etc, 385 & 414pp. Owing to weight a reque... View more info

Image for A Book on Building, Civil and Ecclesiastical: with The Theory of Domes, and of the Great Pyramid and A Catalogue of sizes of Churches and Other Large Buildings

A Book on Building, Civil and Ecclesiastical: with The Theory of Domes, and of the Great Pyramid and A Catalogue of sizes of Churches and Other Large Buildings

By: Beckett, Sir Edmund

Price: £47.50

Publisher: Crosby Lockwood & Co: 1876

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 210141

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, brown cloth lettered gilt, rubbed to extremities, a tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, bookplate of a previous owner on front pastedown, b&w illustrations, plans etc, 362pp + publisher lists to rear View more info

Image for Renaissance dune ville : La reconstruction de Caen, 1944-1963

Renaissance dune ville : La reconstruction de Caen, 1944-1963

By: Bertaux, Jean-Jacques

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Editions Delpha: 1994

Seller ID: 205307

ISBN: 2908528495

Condition: Very Good


paperback, pictorial card covers, a very good tightly bound copy, French language, text clean and unmarked, illustrated throughout in b&w with a few in colour, 106pp View more info

Image for A Pictorial History of English Architecture

A Pictorial History of English Architecture

By: Betjeman, John

Price: £6.95

Publisher: John Murray Publishers: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 205198

ISBN: 071952640X

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 4to, blood-orange cloth lettered gilt to spine, no dust wrapper, small bookplate of a previous owner to front pastedown o/w a very good tightly bound copy, text clean and unmarked, colour & b&w illustrations, 112pp View more info

Image for The Supply of Stone for Re-Building St Paul's Cathedral [reprint from The Archaeological Journal]

The Supply of Stone for Re-Building St Paul's Cathedral [reprint from The Archaeological Journal]

By: Bettey, J H

Price: £11.50

Publisher: Royal Archaeological Institute: 1972

Seller ID: 197930

Condition: Very Good


stapled paperback, reprint, a very good tightly bound copy, 185pp View more info

Image for Great Railway Stations of Britain, their architecture, growth and development

Great Railway Stations of Britain, their architecture, growth and development

By: Biddle, Gordon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: David & Charles: 1986

Seller ID: 223021

ISBN: 0715382632

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 10" x 7 3/4", a very good tightly bound copy in a pictorial dust wrapper that has faded slightly to spine, text remains clean and unmarked, b&w illustrations, 240pp View more info

Image for The Queen Anne Churches : A Catalogue of the Papers in Lambeth Palace Library of the Commission for Building Fifty New Churches in London and Westminster

The Queen Anne Churches : A Catalogue of the Papers in Lambeth Palace Library of the Commission for Building Fifty New Churches in London and Westminster

By: Bill, E.G.W. (compiler)

Price: £23.50

Publisher: Mansell: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 197664

ISBN: 0720109191

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 4to, grey cloth lettered gilt, no dust wrapper, some light shelf wear to covers, age-toning to closed page edges o/w a very good tightly bound copy, xxiv + 255pp View more info

Image for OUR VANISHING HERITAGE

OUR VANISHING HERITAGE

By: Binney, Marcus

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Arlington Books: 1984

Seller ID: 162444

ISBN: 0851406351

Condition: Good


hardback, faint foxing to edges o/w very good in a very good dust wrapper, col'd & b&w plates, 256pp, ISBN:0851406351 View more info

Image for Save Britain's Heritage 1975 - 2005 : thirty years of campaigning

Save Britain's Heritage 1975 - 2005 : thirty years of campaigning

By: Binney, Marcus

Price: £6.45

Publisher: Scala Publishers: 2006

Seller ID: 216836

ISBN: 1857594401

Condition: Very Good


large paperback, pictorial card covers, a very good tightly bound copy, text unmarked and clean, colour and b&w illustrations, 224pp View more info

Image for Architecture : especially in relation to our Parish Churches

Architecture : especially in relation to our Parish Churches

By: Bishop, H H

Price: £6.85

Publisher: SPCK: 1886

Seller ID: 216298

Condition: Good


hardback, octavo, pictorial green cloth lettered gilt and black, splash marks to spine, foxing, a good tightly bound copy, text unmarked, b&w illustrations, 216pp View more info

Image for Architectural Drawing and Draughtsmen

Architectural Drawing and Draughtsmen

By: Blomfield, Reginald

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Cassell & Co: 1912

Seller ID: 197412

Condition: Very Good


hardback, large 8vo, grey cloth lettered gilt, some mild foxing to closed page edges but o/w a very good copy, tightly bound, b&w plates, xii + 96pp View more info

Image for The Work of Ernest Newton, R.A.

The Work of Ernest Newton, R.A.

By: Blomfield, Sir Reginald & Newton, William Godfrey

Price: £58.65

Publisher: Architectural Press: 1925

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 226130

Condition: Good


hardback, quarto, 12 1/2" x 10 1/4", red cloth lettered gilt, boards knocked at extremities, rubbed at head and tail and to corners and thus good only, binding remains tight, the text unmarked, some foxing to endpapers, b&w plates and plans, xvi + 212pp View more info

Image for Caernarvon Segontium [ reprinted from Amgueddfa 18, Winter 1974]

Caernarvon Segontium [ reprinted from Amgueddfa 18, Winter 1974]

By: Boon, George C

Price: £6.65

Publisher: National Museum of Wales: 1974

Seller ID: 210469

Condition: Very Good


stapled paperback, pictorial card covers, neat stamp with previous owner details to verso of front cover, text clean and unmarked, b&w illustrations, folding plan, 18pp View more info

Image for A Apollinare in Classe

A Apollinare in Classe

By: Bovini, Guiseppe

Price: £6.50

Publisher: A Longo: 1968

Seller ID: 201576

Condition: Very Good


paperback, pictorial card covers a little soiled to rear, a very good tightly bound copy, colour & b&w illustrations, View more info

Image for Men of Property: The Goddards and Six Generations of Architecture

Men of Property: The Goddards and Six Generations of Architecture

By: Brandwood, Geoff & Cherry, Martin

Price: £10.15

Publisher: Leicestershire Museums: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 210600

ISBN: 0850222788

Condition: Very Good


large paperback, 12" x 8", pictorial card covers, a little rubbed to top corners o/w a very good tightly bound copy, signed by both authors, illustrated in b&w and colour, 116pp View more info

Image for Everyman's Concise Encyclopaedia of Architecture

Everyman's Concise Encyclopaedia of Architecture

By: Briggs, Martin S

Price: £9.85

Publisher: J M Dent: 1966

Seller ID: 229080

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a chipped dust wrapper, the text remains unmarked and clean, b&w plates and illustrations, 372pp View more info