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ICE SKATING RINKS - THEIR CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE. Report of a Study Made by Engineering Service Department, A.M. Byers Company, Ambridge, Pennsylvania

By: (A.M. Byers Company)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ambridge, Pennsylvania: A.M. Byers Company, [circa 1965].: [circa 1965].

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 32036


Ambridge, Pennsylvania: A.M. Byers Company, [circa 1965].. [circa 1965].. Very good. - Quarto, 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide. Softcover, bound in stapled wraps titled with a black & white illustration of the Yale University Hockey Rink with exposed piping on the front cover. The corners of the covers are slightly creased. 32 pages, profusely illustrated throughout. Very good. From the Skating Library of Arthur N. Foxe, with his stamp on the front endpaper. A psy... View more info

NEW MONTE ROSA HUT SAC: Self-Sufficient Building in the High Alps

By: (Ambrosetti, Tonatiuh). Eichler, Ralph; Eberle, Meinrad K.; et al

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Zurich: ETH Zurich, (2010).: (2010).

Seller ID: 28900


Zurich: ETH Zurich, (2010).. (2010).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 10-3/4 inches high by 9-1/4 inches wide], pictorial paper covered boards in a pictorial dust wrapper. There is some minor soiling to the edges of the dust jacket's panels. 216 & [8] pages. Profuse photographic illustrations in color and black & white by Tonatiuh Ambrosetti and black-and-white architectural plans. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. The New Monte Rosa Hut SAC built at a height... View more info

THE ARCHITECTURAL RECORD. Vol. 56, No 2. August, 1924. Serial 311

By: (Architectural Record)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York: F.W. Dodge Corporation, 1924.: 1924.

Seller ID: 25397


New York: F.W. Dodge Corporation, 1924.. 1924.. Good. - Small quarto, 10-5/8 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide. Softcover, bound in printed greenish wraps titled on the front cover and the spine with a vignette on the front cover. The covers are rubbed and soiled and the head and tail of the spine are quite chipped with a piece out from the tail of the spine. 50 and 134 pages, with a full-page monochrome frontispiece after an etching by Charles F.W. Mieletz and profuse bl... View more info

FREE SPIRIT IN ARCHITECTURE. Omnibus Volume

By: (Arquitectonica; Gehry, Frank; Hadid, Zaha; Johnson, Philip; Libeskind, Daniel; Starck, Philippe; et al). Papadakis, Andreas; Broadbent, Geoffrey; and Toy, Maggie; editors

Price: $30.00

Publisher: (London, U.K.): Academy Editions, (1992).: (1992).

Seller ID: 25457


(London, U.K.): Academy Editions, (1992).. (1992).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 12-1/4 inches high by 10-1/4 inches wide], blue cloth in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is rubbed. 261 pages. Profuse photographic illustrations, drawings & architectural plans in color and black & white. There is a small area of very light soiling to the front endpaper. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. First edition.A study of the free spirit of architecture in the late t... View more info

ARCHITECTURE. (March/April 1988). (Catalogue)

By: (Ars Libri, Ltd.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (Boston, MA: Ars Libri, Ltd., 1988).: 1988).

Seller ID: 6266


(Boston, MA: Ars Libri, Ltd., 1988).. 1988).. Good. - Quarto, pictorial gray wraps. Corners lightly creased; rear wrap soiled; stain to each wrap; short tear to head of spine. 171 & 1-page publisher's catalogue. Page corners lightly creased. Good. 1648 works on architecture and monographs on architects are catalogued with prices. View more info

ATLANTIC TERRA COTTA. Printed Monthly for Architects. (Vol. V No. 3. July, 1922. The Certosa of Pavia Part II)

By: (Atlantic Terra Cotta)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Atlantic Terra Cotta Company, (1922).: (1922).

Seller ID: 24113


New York: Atlantic Terra Cotta Company, (1922).. (1922).. Very good. - Small quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed cream wraps titled in black within a decorative black frame on the front wrap. The wraps are soiled & darkened around the edges with a few small stains. The top edge of the front wrap is chipped & the top half-inch of each wrap is detached. [16] pages, including black- and-white full-page illustrations & plate... View more info

CHARLES BAILLAIRGE: ARCHITECT & ENGINEER

By: (Baillairge, Charles). Cameron, Christina

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1989.: 1989.

Seller ID: 33166


Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1989.. 1989.. Very good. - Small quarto [10-3/4 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. xxvi, [1] leaf & 201 pages plus 8 pages of color illustrations, including 2 double-page. Also with numerous black-and white illustrations. Near fine. First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

KUNSTLERHAUSER: Ateliers und Lebensraume beruhmter Maler under Bildhauer.

By: (Bednorz, Achim). Plachta, Bodo.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: (Stuttgart): Reclam, (2014).: (2014).

Seller ID: 35448


- Quarto [11-1/2 inches high by 9-1/8 inches wide], gray boards in a dust wrapper. The bottom corner of the front cover is bumped & there is a small crease to its front edge. 287 pages plus colophon. Profusely illustrated in color. Very good in a fine dust wrapper. A book about painters' and sculptors' studios and living spaces.The text is in German. Dust jacket present. View more info

MARIO BOTTA

By: (Botta, Mario). Wrede, Stuart

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY: The Museum of Modern Art, (1986).: (1986).

Seller ID: 1952


NY: The Museum of Modern Art, (1986).. (1986).. Very good. - Quarto, printed white wraps with color illustration on the front wrap. The wraps are lightly soiled with the spine & extremities slightly darkened & a small stain to the front wrap. 72 pp. Profuse B&W photographic illustrations & architectural drawings & plans. Very good. This monograph on Swiss architect Mario Botta was published on the occasion of an exhibitIon at the Museum of Modern Art, which ran from N... View more info

BOMARZO

By: (Boudinet, Daniel). Fouque, Rene

Price: $100.00

Publisher: (Fontenay-sous-Bois [France]): Stil Editions, (1977).: (1977).

Seller ID: 23883


(Fontenay-sous-Bois [France]): Stil Editions, (1977).. (1977).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 12-1/2 inches high by 11 inches wide], black cloth in a pictorial dust wrapper. The covers are slightly bowed & the dust jacket is slightly darkened. 124 pages plus colophon. Profuse full-page photographic illustrations. Very good. The text is by Rene Fouque and the photographs by Daniel Boudinet. The text is in French.In the Italian town of Bomarzo, the main atttract... View more info

I DISEGNI DI OTTONE CALDERARI AL MUSEO CIVICO DI VICENZA

By: (Calderari, Ottone; 1730-1803). Beltramini, Guido; editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Venezia: Marsilio, (1999).: (1999).

Seller ID: 27610


Venezia: Marsilio, (1999).. (1999).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 10-1/2 inches high by 9 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. There is some minor soiling to the rear wrap with a price-sticker on its bottom inner corner. 215 pages. 8 pages of color illustrations and profuse illustrations in black & white. Near fine. A comprehensive and detailed catalog published in conjunction with an exhibition at the Museo Civico di Vicenza, Italy. The text is ... View more info

ARCHITETTURE LARIANE

By: (Cappelletti, Fulvio). Pensa, Pietro

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Milano): Editoriale Jaca Book, (1987).: (1987).

Seller ID: 9394


(Milano): Editoriale Jaca Book, (1987).. (1987).. Fine. - Quarto [14-1/2 inches high by 10-1/2 inches wide], light tan buckram, in a printed glassine dust wrapper with a black-and-white illustration on the front panel. The dust wrapper is lightly chipped with the rear panel slightly rippled. 108 pages plus colophon. Profuse black-and-white & color plates printed on tan stock from drawings by Fulvio Cappelletti. There is a price-sticker on the rear pastedown. Near fine i... View more info

FOUR NEW BUILDINGS: ARCHITECTURE AND IMAGERY. (Cover title)

By: (Drexler, Arthur; Green, Wilder)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Museum of Modern Art, (1959).: (1959).

Seller ID: 17702


New York: Museum of Modern Art, (1959).. (1959).. Very good. - Small quarto [10 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial gray & white wrappers. The wraps are lightly rubbed, bumped & soiled. 20 pages. Black-and-white photographic illustrations & architectural plans. The bottom page corners are lightly bumped. Very good. Museum of Modern Art Bulletin, Vol. 26, No. 2, 1959. The buildings are the National Opera House, Sydney, Australia; Notre Dame ... View more info

RE:WORKING EISENMAN

By: (Eisenman, Peter; Derrida, Jacques; et al)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (London): Academy Editions/Ernst and Sohn, (1993).: (1993).

Seller ID: 19359


(London): Academy Editions/Ernst and Sohn, (1993).. (1993).. Fine. - Quarto [12-1/4 inches high by 10" wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. There is a tiny white mark to the rear cover & the rear panel of the dust jacket is rubbed. 208 pages. Profuse illustrations in color and black & white, including architectural models & plans. Fine in a very good dust wrapper. First edition.Described by the publisher as the first comprehensive presentation of writings by and abo... View more info

RUSSELL FORESTER: UNAUTHORIZED AUTOBIOGRAPHY. Track 16 Gallery March 15 - May 24 - 1997....Smart Art Press Volume 3, Number 28. (Catalog). SIGNED by Russell Forester

By: (Forester, Russell; 1920-2002). (Zakian, Michael; Cohen, Alan J. J.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: (Santa Monica, CA: Smart Art Press, 1997).: 1997).

Seller ID: 20710


(Santa Monica, CA: Smart Art Press, 1997).. 1997).. Fine. - Small quarto [7-1/2 inches square], softcover bound in color pictorial folding wrappers. 90 pages with the text printed in white on silver stock. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Near fine. First edition, limited to 500 copies.Signed in full by Russell Forester on the front fold of the wrappers and numbered "111/500".The text includes an essay "Russell Forester: Art Beyond A... View more info

L'ARCHITETTURA DELLE MACCHINE: IL RINASCIMENTO. A cura di Piero Giangaspro. Scritti di Dante Giacosa e Agnoldomenico Pica.

By: (Giangaspro, Piero; Giacosa, Dante; and Pica, Agnoldomenico).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: (Milan): Gabriele Mazzotta editore in collaborazione con FIAT spa, (1982).: (1982).

Seller ID: 35516


- Quarto, 13-1/2 inches high by 10 inches wide. Light gray boards with an elaborate illustration on the front cover. The covers are slightly soiled and rubbed. 157 pages plus the colophon, with profuse full-page black & white illustrations of structures, machines and mechanical devices throughout. Very good. Originally published in 1536.The text is in Italian. View more info

LATIN TILES

By: (Gladding, McBean & Co)

Price: $375.00

Publisher: San Francisco: Printed by Taylor & Taylor for Gladding, McBean &Co., (1923).: (1923).

Seller ID: 30243


San Francisco: Printed by Taylor & Taylor for Gladding, McBean &Co., (1923).. (1923).. Good. - Quarto, 12-1/4 inches high by 9-1/2 inches wide. Violet boards titled in burgundy on the spine and with a color illustrated paper title label on the front cover. The edges of the slightly warped covers and the spine are faded. The edges and corners are rubbed & worn and there is a 3 inch piece missing from the tail of the spine. 87 & [1] pages, illustrated with a full-page colo... View more info

A GUIDE TO THE WORK OF GREENE AND GREENE

By: (Greene, Henry; Greene, Charles). Makinson, Randell L

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT and Santa Barbara, CA: Peregrine Smith, Inc., 1974.: 1974.

Seller ID: 24471


Salt Lake City, UT and Santa Barbara, CA: Peregrine Smith, Inc., 1974.. 1974.. Very good. - Small quarto [8-1/2 inches square], softcover bound in printed black wrappers with a vignette in white on the front cover. The binding is rubbed & lightly bumped with a crease to the bottom corner of the rear cover & with a tiny chip to the surface of the front cover. The head of the spine is lightly chipped. 65 pages. 15 black-and-white illustrations. There is an owner's ink name... View more info

Image for 3. INTERNATIONALES BAUHAUS KOLLOQUIUM  5-7 JULI 1983. Original poster for the 3rd International Bauhaus Colloquium designed by Werner Nerlich and illustrated with Herbert Bayer's architectural drawing of Walter Gropius' office.

3. INTERNATIONALES BAUHAUS KOLLOQUIUM 5-7 JULI 1983. Original poster for the 3rd International Bauhaus Colloquium designed by Werner Nerlich and illustrated with Herbert Bayer's architectural drawing of Walter Gropius' office.

By: (Gropius, Walter; Bayer, Herbert). Nerlich, Werner.

Price: $950.00

Publisher: Weimar, Germany, 1983.: 1983.

Seller ID: 30938


- sc - A 32-1/2 inch high by 22-3/8 inch wide (80,4 cm high by 57 cm wide) color poster designed by Werner Nerlich for the third Bauhaus Colloquium. The poster, titled "3. Internationales Bauhaus Kolloquium 5-7 Juli 1983 : Hochschule fur Architektur und Bauwesen Weimar" is illustrated with Herbert Bayer's isometric rendering of the Bauhaus director's office designed by Walter Gropius. The image is framed by color & shading scales along the top and bottom and is r... View more info

HECTOR GUIMARD

By: (Guimard, Hector). Graham, F. Lanier

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: The Museum of Modern Art, (1970).: (1970).

Seller ID: 25747


New York: The Museum of Modern Art, (1970).. (1970).. Good. - Small quarto [approximately 10 inches high by 8 inches wide], softcover bound in decorative wrappers. The binding is lightly bumped & soiled. 36 pages. Full-page & textual illustrations in black & white. The top corner of the 2nd leaf is creased & a few page corners & top edges are lightly bumped. Very good. Catalog for a traveling exhibition which opened at the Museum of Modern Art on March 10, 1970. Hecto... View more info