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41 (Yerbury, F. R.). Poor, Alfred Easton FORMAL DESIGN IN MINOR FRENCH BUILDINGS
Chicago, IL: Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1931. 1931. Good 
Chicago, IL: Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1931.. 1931.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The binding is lightly bumped & rubbed with the edges of the wraps darkened. Title & pages [66]-79 plus a publisher's ad. 10 pages of black-and-white photographic illustrations by F. R. Yerbury & 1 page of architectural drawings. The contents are very good. Good.

The Tuileries Brochures: A Series of Monographs on European Architecture with Special Reference to Roofs of Tile, edited by William Dewey Foster. Volume III, No. 5, September 1931 . The publisher is the manufacturer of Ludowici tile. 
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42 (Yerbury, F.R.). Barney, Marian Greene THE TOWERS OF DORSET
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1930. 1930. Good 
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1930.. 1930.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The edges of the wraps are darkened & the spine is rubbed. Title & pages [178]-199 plus a publisher's ad illustrated in black & white. 18 pages of black-and-white photographic illustrations by F. R. Yerbury & 1 page of architectural drawings. The inside wraps are darkened around the edges, else the contents are very good. Good.

"The Tuileries Brochures: A Series of Monographs on European Architecture with Special Reference to Roofs of Tile", edited by William Dewey Foster, a New York architect. Volume II, Number 6, November 1930.

An order form with a note on the completion of the second volume is laid in. 
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43 (Yerbury, F.R.). Barney, W. Pope SOME DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE IN SURREY AND SUSSEX
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1930. 1930. Good 
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1930.. 1930.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The binding is slightly bumped. The edges of the wraps are darkened with rubbing & soiling to the top edge of the front wrap. The spine is rubbed with a small tear near the head. Title & pages [146]-159 plus a publisher's ad illustrated in black & white. 10 pages of black-and- white photographic illustrations by F. R. Yerbury & 1 page of architectural drawings. The inside wraps are darkened around the edges & the top page corners are very slightly bumped. Good.

"The Tuileries Brochures: A Series of Monographs on European Architecture with Special Reference to Roofs of Tile", edited by William Dewey Foster, a New York architect. Volume II, Number 4, July 1930. The publisher is the manufacturer of Imperial Roofing Tiles. 
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44 (Yerbury, F.R.). Belloc, Hilaire SAULIEU OF THE MORVAN
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1932. 1932. Good 
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1932.. 1932.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The spine is rubbed and the wraps are darkened around the edges with a small stain to the rear wrap. Title & pages [98]-111 plus a publisher's ad illustrated in black & white. 10 pages of black-and-white photographic illustrations by F. R. Yerbury & 1 page of architectural drawings. The inside wraps are darkened around the edges, else the contents are very good. Good.

"The Tuileries Brochures: A Series of Monographs on European Architecture with Special Reference to Roofs of Tile", edited by William Dewey Foster, a New York architect. Volume IV, Number 1, January 1932. The publisher is the manufacturer of Ludowici Tile.

An order form for back numbers is laid in. 
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45 (Yerbury, F.R.). Embury, Aymar, II ENGLISH ARCHITECTURE AS SOURCE MATERIAL
(New York): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1929. 1929. Good 
(New York): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1929.. 1929.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The binding is slightly rubbed with the edges of the wraps darkened. Title & pages [2]-15 plus a publisher's ad illustrated in black & white. 10 pages of black-and-white photographic illustrations by F. R. Yerbury & 1 page of architectural drawings. The inside wraps are darkened around the edges, else the contents are very good. Good.

"The Tuileries Brochures: A Series of Monographs on European Architecture with Special Reference to Roofs of Tile", edited by William Dewey Foster, a New York architect. Volume I, Number 1, January 1929. The publisher is the manufacturer of Imperial Roofing Tiles. This is the first issue of the series and laid in is a four-page leaflet announcing the series "which will be published every two months and sent to architects through the country". 
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46 (Yerbury, F.R.). Gunn, Edwin ARCHITECTURE OF EAST ANGLIA / Part II
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1929. 1929. Good 
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1929.. 1929.. Good. - Quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The binding is lightly rubbed and the wraps are darkened around the edges. Title & pages [34]-47 plus a publisher's ad illustrated in black & white. 11 pages of black-and-white photographic illustrations by F. R. Yerbury & 1 page of architectural drawings. The inside wraps are slightly darkened around the edges and there is an owner's ink name on the inside front wrap. Good.

"The Tuileries Brochures: A Series of Monographs on European Architecture with Special Reference to Roofs of Tile", edited by William Dewey Foster, a New York architect. Volume I, Number 3, May 1929. The publisher is the manufacturer of Imperial Roofing Tiles. 
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47 (Yerbury, F.R.). Gunn, Edwin ARCHITECTURE OF EAST ANGLIA. Part 1
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1929. 1929. Good 
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1929.. 1929.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The binding is slightly bumped & the spine is rubbed. The edges of the wraps are darkened with some small score marks to the top edge of the front wrap & light creasing to its front edge. Title & pages [18]-31 plus a publisher's ad illustrated in black & white. 10 pages of black-and-white photographic illustrations by F. R. Yerbury & 1 page of architectural drawings. The inside wraps are darkened around the edges & an owner's name is penned on the inside front wrap. Good.

"The Tuileries Brochures: A Series of Monographs on European Architecture with Special Reference to Roofs of Tile", edited by William Dewey Foster, a New York architect. Volume I, Number 2, March 1929. 
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48 (Yerbury, F.R.). Hopkins, Alfred TWO COTSWOLD VILLAGES
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1929. 1929. Good 
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1929.. 1929.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The edges of the wraps are darkened & there is a tiny chip to the bottom edge of the front wrap & another to the front edge of the rear wrap. The spine is rubbed. Title & pages [50]-63 plus a publisher's ad illustrated in black & white. 10 pages of black-and-white photographic illustrations by F. R. Yerbury & 1 page of architectural drawings. The inside wraps are darkened around the edges with an owner's name penned on the inside front wrap. There is a chip to the front edge of the last leaf. Good.

"The Tuileries Brochures: A Series of Monographs on European Architecture with Special Reference to Roofs of Tile", edited by William Dewey Foster, a New York architect. Volume I, Number 4, July 1929. The publisher is the manufacturer of Imperial Roofing Tiles. 
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49 (Yerbury, F.R.). La Beaume, Louis FROM CHIPPING CAMPDEN TO BATH
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1929. 1929. Good 
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1929.. 1929.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The binding is lightly bumped & the edges of the wraps are darkened. The spine is rubbed. Title & pages [82]-95 plus a publisher's ad illustrated in black & white. 10 pages of black-and-white photographic illustrations by F. R. Yerbury & 1 page of architectural drawings. The inside wraps are darkened around the edges with an owner's name penned on the inside front wrap. The page corners are very lightly bumped. Good.

"The Tuileries Brochures: A Series of Monographs on European Architecture with Special Reference to Roofs of Tile", edited by William Dewey Foster, a New York architect. Volume I, Number 6, November 1929. The publisher is the manufacturer of Imperial Roofing Tiles. 
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50 (Yerbury, F.R.). Milliken, Henry Oothout SOME MINOR ARCHITECTURE OF NORMANDY
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1931. 1931. Good 
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1931.. 1931.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The binding is bumped with the spine rubbed. The wraps are darkened. Title & pages [18]-31 plus a publisher's ad illustrated in black & white. 10 pages of black-and-white photographic illustrations by F. R. Yerbury & 1 page of architectural drawings. The inside wraps are darkened around the edges, else the contents are very good. Good.

"The Tuileries Brochures: A Series of Monographs on European Architecture with Special Reference to Roofs of Tile", edited by William Dewey Foster, a New York architect. Volume III, Number 2, March 1931. The publisher is the manufacturer of Ludowici Tile. 
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51 (Yerbury, F.R.). Robertson, Howard THE FOUR INNS OF COURT
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1930. 1930. Good 
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1930.. 1930.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The spine is rubbed and the wraps are darkened around the edges with a small stain to the rear wrap. Title & pages [130]-143 plus a publisher's ad illustrated in black & white. 10 pages of black-and-white photographic illustrations by F. R. Yerbury & 1 page of architectural drawings. The inside wraps are darkened around the edges, else the contents are very good. Good.

"The Tuileries Brochures: A Series of Monographs on European Architecture with Special Reference to Roofs of Tile", edited by William Dewey Foster, a New York architect. Volume II, Number 3, May 1930. The publisher is the manufacturer of Imperial Roofing Tiles. 
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52 (Yerbury, F.R.). Weaver, Sir Lawrence GROOMBRIDGE PLACE KENT
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1929. 1929. Good 
(Chicago, IL): Ludowici-Celadon Company, 1929.. 1929.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The edges of the wraps are darkened with an area of light staining to the rear wrap along the lower third of the spine. The spine is rubbed. Title & pages [66]-79 plus a publisher's ad illustrated in black & white. 10 pages of black-and-white photographic illustrations by F. R. Yerbury & 1 page of architectural drawings. The inside wraps are darkened around the edges with an owner's name penned on the inside front wrap. Good.

"The Tuileries Brochures: A Series of Monographs on European Architecture with Special Reference to Roofs of Tile", edited by William Dewey Foster, a New York architect. Volume I, Number 5, September 1929. The publisher is the manufacturer of Imperial Roofing Tiles. 
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53 Adams, Henry MONT-SAINT-MICHEL AND CHARTRES. With an introduction by Ralph Adams Cram
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, (1930). (1930). Good 
Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, (1930).. (1930).. Good. - Large octavo, brown boards backed with brown cloth and titled in gilt on the spine. The top edge is gilt. The covers are bumped & lightly rubbed with a small black stain on the front cover & 2 black marks on the rear cover. There is a small area of the paper torn along the bottom edge of the rear cover. The head & tail of the spine are lightly chipped. xiv & 400 pages. There is an owner's name on the front endpaper. The front edges of several leaves are slightly roughed where they have been opened & the last 2 leaves have been partially opened with a tear to the front edge of 1 of them. Illustrated with a color frontispiece and 12 black-and-white plates. Good.

Later printing. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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54 Allen, Edward; Iano, Joseph THE ARCHITECT'S STUDIO COMPANION: Rules of Thumb for Preliminary Design. Second Edition
New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., (1995). (1995). 047104069X / 9780471040699 Very good 
New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., (1995).. (1995).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 11-1/4 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide] bound in red & black pictorial paper covered boards. xii & 482 pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white with tables & diagrams. There is an owner's ink name on the front endpaper. Very good.

First printing of the second edition. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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55 Allen, Gerald; and Oliver, Richard ARCHITECTURAL DRAWING: THE ART AND THE PROCESS
New York: Whitney Library of Design, (1981). (1981). 0823070433 / 9780823070435 Fine 
New York: Whitney Library of Design, (1981).. (1981).. Fine. - Quarto [approximately 11-1/4 inches high by 9-1/4 inches wide], light tan cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is very slightly bumped. The head & tail of the dust jacket spine are slightly chipped & there is a tear to the bottom edge of the front panel. 199 & [1] pages. Profusely illustrated with architectural drawings & plans in black & white and color. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper.

First edition.

The authors "contrast the traditional role of drawings as a documentation of the process of design or the representation of an object as yet unbuilt with the new role of drawing as a visual search for ideas and a statement of the potential role that architecture might play." [From the dust wrapper copy]. The book is illustrated with drawings by numerous architects, among them Cesar Pelli, Daniel Libeskind, Taft Architects and George Ranalli. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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56 Arosio, Giuseppe CHIESE NUOVE VERSO IL TERZO MILLENNIO: Diocesi di Milano 1985-2000
(Milano): Electa, (2000). (2000). Very good 
(Milano): Electa, (2000).. (2000).. Very good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-5/8 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The head & tail of the spine and the top corner of the rear wrap are lightly chipped. 166 & [1] pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white with photographic illustrations and architectural drawings & plans. There is a glue stain with the remnants of a price-sticker on the front endpaper. Very good.

The author quotes a study that finds that 300 churches were built in the diocese of Milan between 1945 and 1995. He sets out to give an account of the fifty churches built or in the course of construction from 1985 to 2000. The text is in Italian. 
Price: 45.00 USD

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57 Ballaben, Adriana; Salvemini, Mauro LA CITTA E NOSTRA
Roma: Nuove Edizioni Romane, (1979). (1979). Very good Signed
Roma: Nuove Edizioni Romane, (1979).. (1979).. Very good. - Quarto [12 inches high by 9 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The wraps are lightly bumped & soiled with some score marks to the front wrap. 95 & [1] pages. Illustrated in black & white with photographic illustrations, maps & plans. Very good.

First edition. The text is in Italian.

Inscribed by Mauro Salvemini, former president of EUROGI, on the front endpaper and signed "Mauro. / October 22 1980". First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD

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58 Battiston, Andrea EDIFICI SACRI DI FOSSALTA
Collana, Italy: Edizione "laBassa", (1991). (1991). Fine 
Collana, Italy: Edizione "laBassa", (1991).. (1991).. Fine. - Small oblong quarto [8 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide], gray cloth titled in gilt, in a dust wrapper. The head of the dust wrapper spine is lightly chipped. 91 & [2] pages plus colophon. Profusely illustrated in black & white & color. Near fine.

Limited edition of 1,200 numbered copies.

A book about religious buildings and art in the parish of Fossalta, Italy. The text is in Italian. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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59 Bishop, Minor L.; compiler FOUNTAINS IN CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE. An exhibition organized by The American Federation of Arts under a grant from the Old Dominion Foundation. Circulated March 1965 - March 1967. (Catalog)
The American Federation of the Arts, 1965. 1965. Very good 
The American Federation of the Arts, 1965.. 1965.. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 12 inches high by 9 inches wide], softcover bound in decorative teal & black wrappers. The binding is lightly bumped with the extremities rubbed, & the spine is chipped with a tear to the tail. Unpaginated. [v] & profuse full-page photographic illustrations in black & white. The top corners of the pages are lightly bumped, else the contents are very good. Good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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60 Bohm, Victor CUBES AND MAN.: A Psychological View of Architecture
New York: Psychological Library Publishing, (1969). (1969). Good Signed
New York: Psychological Library Publishing, (1969).. (1969).. Good. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY VICTOR BOHM - Quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], blue cloth titled in gilt in a dust wrapper. The bottom edge of the dust jacket is lightly chipped. Its top edge is creased & chipped with a piece out of the head of the spine & a tear to the rear panel. There is a small area of soiling to its front flap & a light coffee cup ring to its front panel. [vi] & 95 pages. Illustrations in black & white and color and 1 black-and-white plate [caricatures by the author]. Very good in a good dust wrapper.

First edition.

Inscribed by the author on the front endpaper and signed "Victor".

Hungarian-born architect Victor Bohm came to the United States in 1939. He is well known as a specialist in medical and commercial buildings. He is a pioneer student of psychology in relation to architecture.

The foreword to the book is by Richard Neutra. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD

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