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ARCHITECTURE, CITIES AND THE SYSTEMS APPROACH

By: Ferguson, Francis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: George Braziller, (1975).: (1975).

Seller ID: 22528


New York: George Braziller, (1975).. (1975).. Good. - Small quarto [approximately 10-1/4 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly bumped with a very light stain to the top edge of the front cover. A tiny area of the front edge of the rear cover is chipped. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed with the top edge of the rear panel slightly chipped & a chip out of the rear fold. [viii] & 168 pages. Illustrated with black-and-white drawi... View more info

SLOWAKISCHE ARCHITEKTUR UND DIE TSCHECHISCHE AVANTGARDE 1918-1939.

By: Foltyn, Ladislav.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Dresden: Verlag der Kunst, (1991).: (1991).

Seller ID: 35369


- Quarto [10-3/4 inches high by 9-1/2 inches wide], light gray buckram in a dust wrapper. 235 & [1] pages. Profuse photographic illustrations & architectural drawings in black & white. Fine. The text is in German. Dust jacket present. View more info

MOSKAU / MOSCOW

By: Forg, Gunther

Price: $85.00

Publisher: (Koln): Snoek, (1995).: (1995).

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 28405


(Koln): Snoek, (1995).. (1995).. Fine. SIGNED BY GUNTHER FORG - Quarto [12 inches high by 9-1/2 inches wide], gray cloth. The binding is very lightly bumped. 287 pages plus colophon. Profuse photographic illustrations in black & white and color. Near fine. Number 132 of a limited edition of 1,000 copies numbered and signed by the photographer.The introduction is by Heinrich Klotz. The text is printed in English and German. The book was issued without a dust wrapper... View more info

Image for AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED BY PAUL FRANKL CONCERNING HIS EARLIER STATEMENTS REGARDING PETER HEMMEL AND THE WINDOWS OF WALBOURG IN ALSACE.

AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED BY PAUL FRANKL CONCERNING HIS EARLIER STATEMENTS REGARDING PETER HEMMEL AND THE WINDOWS OF WALBOURG IN ALSACE.

By: Frankl, Paul. (1878-1962). Influential art historian and important architectural analyst

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ: Dec. 5. 1951.: 1951.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 33894


Princeton, NJ: Dec. 5. 1951.. 1951.. Very good. - Quarto. 63 words penned on a sheet of cream stock, approximately 10-1/2 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide, with his address stamped in the top left corner. Signed "Paul Frankl". The top edge of the letter is slightly roughed & there is some light creasing to its bottom edge. Folded 3 times for mailing. Together with the stamped addressed mailing envelope. Very good. Frankl writes to a Mrs. C. W. Mortimer, sending h... View more info

VILLAGE PLANNING IN THE PRIMITIVE WORLD

By: Fraser, Douglas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY: George Braziller, (1968).: (1968).

Seller ID: 21902


New York, NY: George Braziller, (1968).. (1968).. Very good. - Octavo, tan boards backed with a black cloth spine titled in gilt, in a dust jacket. The dust jacket is rubbed. 128 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Very good. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

L'AULA MAGNA DELLA FEDERICO II: STORIA E RESTAURO

By: Fratta, Arturo; editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (Napoli): Electa Napoli, (1998).: (1998).

Seller ID: 24595


(Napoli): Electa Napoli, (1998).. (1998).. Very good. - Quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 10 inches wide], black cloth titled in white on the spine, in a dust wrapper. There are a few score marks to the dust jacket & the rear panel is rubbed. 143 pages plus colophon. Profusely illustrated in black & white & color. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. The text is in Italian. Dust jacket present. View more info

POSILLIPO MODERNA: Racconto fotografico di Peppe Maisto

By: Gambardella, Cherubino

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Napoli: Edizioni CLEAN, 1999).: 1999).

Seller ID: 22827


(Napoli: Edizioni CLEAN, 1999).. 1999).. Very good. - Small oblong quarto [8-5/8 inches high by 9-1/4 inches wide], gray cloth in a pictorial dust wrapper. There are 2 price-stickers on the rear panel of the dust jacket & the bottom edge of the panel is slightly creased. 135 & [8] pages plus colophon. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Near fine. The text is in Italian. Dust jacket present. View more info

200 YEARS OF AMERICAN ARCHITECTURAL DRAWING.

By: Gebhard, David; and Nevins, Deborah.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY: Watson-Guptill Publications, (1977).: (1977).

Seller ID: 35098


- Quarto, blue cloth titled in silver on spine & front cover, in dw. The covers are lightly bumped with the top & bottom edges very slightly faded. There is a light stain to the dw front panel. 301 & [5] pp. Profuse B&W illustrations. Very good. First edition. "Drawings and Intent in American Architecture" by David Gebhard. Commentaries on the Drawings by Deborah Nevins.Published for The Architectural of League of New York and The American Federation of... View more info

UNION STATION: A Pictorial History of Union Station. From The Morris Gerber Collection

By: Gerber, Morris; editor

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Rotterdam, NY: Price Chopper Books, Inc., (1989).: (1989).

Seller ID: 32038


Rotterdam, NY: Price Chopper Books, Inc., (1989).. (1989).. Fine. - Quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide], red cloth titled in gilt in a pictorial dust wrapper. [v] & 266 pages. Illustrated with black- and-white reproductions of more than 2 60 photographs. Near fine. First edition."Old Albany" Volume V. Subtitled on the dust wrapper "A Pictorial History of Union Station and the Surrounding Community..." Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER SIGNED by the prominent American architect CASS GILBERT, designer of the Woolworth Building, in reply to an invitation by James B. Pond to join his reception committee for Maeterlinck's first American lecture.

TYPED LETTER SIGNED by the prominent American architect CASS GILBERT, designer of the Woolworth Building, in reply to an invitation by James B. Pond to join his reception committee for Maeterlinck's first American lecture.

By: Gilbert, Cass (1859-1934). Prominent American architect who was an early proponent of skyscrapers and designed the Woolworth Building, which had the distinction of being the tallest building at the time.

Price: $375.00

Publisher: New York, December 10, 1919.: 1919.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36905


- Over 65 words typed on 8-1/2 inch high by 5-1/8 inch wide "244 Madison Avenue" stationery. Cass Gilbert is pleased to accept American impresario and lecture agent James B. Pond's invitation to join as a member of the reception committee welcoming Maurice Maeterlinck to America. Gilbert writes "...it gives me pleasure to advise you of my acceptance and I will endeavor to be present at Carnegie Hall on the evening of the lecture...." Signed "Cass Gilb... View more info

Image for TYPED LETTER SIGNED by the prominent American architect CASS GILBERT, designer of the Woolworth Building, accepting James B. Pond's invitation to join his reception committee for Maeterlinck's first American lecture and to meet Maeterlinck in the green room prior to the lecture.

TYPED LETTER SIGNED by the prominent American architect CASS GILBERT, designer of the Woolworth Building, accepting James B. Pond's invitation to join his reception committee for Maeterlinck's first American lecture and to meet Maeterlinck in the green room prior to the lecture.

By: Gilbert, Cass (1859-1934). Prominent American architect who was an early proponent of skyscrapers and designed the Woolworth Building, which had the distinction of being the tallest building at the time.

Price: $375.00

Publisher: New York, December 29, 1919.: 1919.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 36906


- Over 50 words typed on 8-1/2 inch high by 5-1/8 inch wide "244 Madison Avenue" stationery with an attached blank leaf. Having accepted American impresario and lecture agent James B. Pond's invitation to serve on the committee welcoming Maurice Maeterlinck to America, Cass Gilbert is further pleased to accept his invitation to meet Maeterlinck in the green room prior to the lecture. Gilbert writes "...I am pleased to accept your invitation to meet Mr. Maeter... View more info

THE ART AND ARCHITECTURE OF HERBERT B. TURNER

By: Gosney, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cardiff-by-the-sea, CA: Waterside Press, (2008).: (2008).

Seller ID: 30643


Cardiff-by-the-sea, CA: Waterside Press, (2008).. (2008).. Fine. - Quarto, 11 inches high by 9 inches wide. Green cloth titled in white on the spine with a device in blind on the front cover, in a color pictorial dust wrapper. xiii, [i] & 234 pages, with profuse textual as well as full- page and double page color illustrations throughout. Fine. First edition.Born in Mt. Vernon, NY and raised in the Adirondack township of Saranac Lake, the architect Herbert Turner a... View more info

ARCHITECTURE IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

By: Gossel, Peter; and Leuthauser, Gabriele

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Koln: Benedikt Taschen, (1991).: (1991).

Seller ID: 30188


Koln: Benedikt Taschen, (1991).. (1991).. Fine. - Quarto, 12-3/4 inches high by 9-3/4 inches wide. Light blue-gray cloth titled in red on the front cover and the spine, in a color pictorial dust wrapper. 432 pages, profusely illustrated in color and black & white throughout. Near fine. Dust jacket present. View more info

PHILADELPHIA'S ARCHITECTURE. Written for the City History Society of Philadelphia and read at the meeting of Wednesday, February 9th, 1910

By: Gray, William F

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia: City History Society, 1915.: 1915.

Seller ID: 15038


Philadelphia: City History Society, 1915.. 1915.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray wraps. The wraps are rubbed & soiled with small stains & the bottom inch of each wrap is detached. The top corner of the rear wrap is creased. The front wrap is chipped with a tear at the tail of the spine. Pages [317]-326. 55 black-and-white illustrations. The title page is lightly soiled & the top page corners are bumped. Good. City History Society of Philadelphia Publi... View more info

TRICIA GUILD IN TOWN: Contemporary design for urban living. Photography - Giles de Chabaneix. Text - Elspeth Thompson

By: Guild, Tricia

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York: Rizzoli, [c.1996].: [c.1996].

Seller ID: 1380


New York: Rizzoli, [c.1996].. [c.1996].. Fine. - Quarto, tan boards titled in purple on the spine in color pictorial dust wrapper. 208 pages with profuse color and black & white illustrations. Near fine. Dust jacket present. View more info

SYSTEMS APPROACH TO ARCHITECTURE

By: Handler, A. Benjamin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: American Elsevier Publishing Company, Inc., 1970.: 1970.

Seller ID: 22073


New York: American Elsevier Publishing Company, Inc., 1970.. 1970.. Good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is bumped & the extremities are slightly faded. The dust jacket is rubbed with creasing to the top corners. The top corner of the rear panel is lightly chipped. 184 pages. Illustrated with diagrams. There is an owner's ink name on the front endpaper. Good. Architecture examined in terms of technical, environmental, human, symbolic and economic perfo... View more info

URBAN PLANNING IN PRE-COLUMBIAN AMERICA

By: Hardoy, Jorge

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY: George Braziller, (1968).: (1968).

Seller ID: 21899


New York, NY: George Braziller, (1968).. (1968).. Very good. - Octavo, tan boards backed with a black cloth spine titled in gilt, in a dust jacket. There is minor offsetting to the endpapers. The dust jacket is rubbed with a short tear to the rear panel. 128 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Very good in a good dust jacket. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

TROPICAL SPLENDOR: An Architectural History of Florida

By: Hatton, Hap

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1987.: 1987.

Seller ID: 25817


New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1987.. 1987.. Good. - Small oblong quarto [9-1/2 inches high by 10-1/4 inches wide], cloth- backed boards in a dust wrapper. A tiny area of the paper is rubbed away on each cover. There is a small, light area of soiling to the front panel of the dust jacket. xii & 209 pages. Numerous illustrations in color and black & white. There are remainder marks on the top edge. Very good in a near fine dust wrapper. First edition. Dust jacket present. ... View more info

WHITE TOWERS.

By: Hirshorn, Paul; and Izenour, Steven.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA and London, U.K.: MIT Press, (2007).: (2007).

Seller ID: 35293


- Small quarto [9-1/4 inches high by 8-3/8 inches wide], black cloth in a dust wrapper. There is a small area of light rubbing to the rear cover. There is minor soiling to the spine of the dust jacket. x, [1] leaf, 189 & [1] pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white. Near fine. With a new preface by Paul Hirshorn."The photographs in this classic book not only trace the evolution of a restaurant chain, they record an iconography of a part of the American bui... View more info

Image for VIENNA: DREAM AND REALITY. A Celebration of the Hollein Installations for the Exhibition "Traum und Wirklichkeit" Wien 1870-1930 in the Kunstlerhaus Vienna.

VIENNA: DREAM AND REALITY. A Celebration of the Hollein Installations for the Exhibition "Traum und Wirklichkeit" Wien 1870-1930 in the Kunstlerhaus Vienna.

By: Hollein, Hans; and Cooke, Catherine; guest editors.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London: Architectural Design, 1986.: 1986.

Seller ID: 37027


- Quarto [approximately 10-3/4 inches high by 8-5/8 inches wide], softcover bound in decorative maroon & tan wrappers. 80 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Near fine. Architectural Design Profile 61, Architectural Design Vol. 55, No. 11/12. View more info