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PERSPECTIVES; Couleus et Materiaux, Sequences, Espaces, Cadrages

By: N/A

Price: £18.00

Publisher: France, JCDecaux: 1989

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 3016

Condition: Fine copy


Highly stylish French hardback book which explores having a sense of the city (le sens de la ville), including design, environmental and architectural approaches. It is mainly made up of full page colour illustration, with snippets of text (in French), and is separated into chapters on perspectives, colours and materials, sequences (journeys), spaces and frameworks. View more info

ARCHITECT BORIS VELIKOVSKY 1878 - 1937

By: N/A

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Budapest, Mockba: 2002

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 5830

ISBN: 5900048217

Condition: Fine copy in slightly torn slipcase


Illustrated through-out with coloured plates as well as black & white plates, plans and drawings, Velikovsky worked in both pre- and post- revolutionary Russia and was an advocate of the Garden suburb movement, his buildings include a wide range of building types, of which a significant number have survived, text in Russian with English summary at rear, large quarto fine copy in slightly torn slipcase. View more info

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Venti Progetti per il future del Lingotto

By: N/A

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Milan, Etas Libri: 1984

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 9145

Condition: Fine copy


Scarce, shows a wide range of solutions from prominent architects - Renzo Piano was the ultimate winner Illustrated in colour and black white throughout, text in Italian, brief history of Fiat, and of the Lingotto site, 20 design proposals by major architects including Renzo Piano, Cesar Pelli, James Stirling, Denis Lasdun and Richard Meier amongst others, 234pp, large quarto. View more info

Indication of Houses of Historical Interest in London Volume iv

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, London County Council: 1923

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10285

Condition: Fine


With 89pp, octavo. View more info

THE PRITZKER ARCHITECTURE PRIZE 1999 - Sir Norman Foster

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1999

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 15117

Condition: Fine copy


Catalogue for the celebrated architecture prize 1999 - this year presented to Sir Norman Foster. Incl plenty of colour photographs, and background on the prize itself. Fine copy. View more info

William Richard Lethaby: His Life and Work 1857-1931

By: (LETHABY, William) Rubens, Godfrey

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Architectural Press: 1987

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 14600

ISBN: 0851393500

Condition: Fine copy in fine dustwrapper


Comprehensive monograph, well illustrated 143 plates, photographs, plans and drawings, appendices include Lethaby's principle works, bibliography, index, 320pp, quarto. View more info

CASA DE RETIRO ESPIRITUAL

By: AMBASZ, Emilio

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Milan, SKIRA: 2005

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 12908

ISBN: 8876243364

Condition: Fine copy in fine dustwrapper


Illustrated with colour photographs through-out, dual text Italian/English, mostly supurb colour plates of the Casa de Retiro Espiritual, several fold out plates,169pp, large square quarto. View more info

Emilio Ambasz Inventions [Subtitle]: The Reality of the Ideal

By: AMBASZ, Emilio) Buchanan, Peter

Price: £30.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1992

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 16569

ISBN: 0847816079


Fine copy in fine dustwrapper. View more info

Betnkning Om Bevaringen Af Den Danske Herregard

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Miljministeriet: 1987

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 4503

ISBN: 8750368389


Reviews the historic context of Denmark's manors and makes proposal for their future preservation and development Illustrated in colour and balck and white, photographs, maps, drawings and tables, text in Danish with short English summary.I348pp, 8vo. Slightly rubbed, light crease to upper panel otherwise near fine. View more info

Juan Navarro Baldeweg, II Ritorno Della Luce

By: BALDEWEG, Juan Navarro) Lupano, Mario

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Milan, Motta Architecttura: 1998

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 15759

ISBN: 8871790707


Illustrated throughout in colour and black white with photographs, plans, drawings and sketches, photographs by Giovanni Chiaramonte and Paolo Rosselli, text in Italian, 95pp, small quarto.Fine copy in fine dustwrapper. View more info

Denton Corker Marshall [Subtitle]: Rule Playing and the Ratbag Element

By: Beck, Haig and Jackie Cooper, Peter G. Rowe, Deyan Sudjic

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Basel, Birkhauser: 2000

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 15746

ISBN: 3764361611

Condition: Fine copy in fine dustwrapper


Illustrated throughout with colour plates, takes a look at the works of the Denton Corker Marshall architectural practice and how aspects of modern art such as abstract, minimalist and conceptual art have influenced the style of their architecture. 251pp Quarto. View more info

Industry, architecture and Engineering

By: Bergeron, Louis, Maiullari-Pontois, Maria Teresa

Price: £30.00

Publisher: New York, Abrams: 2000

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 9129

ISBN: 0810934736

Condition: Fine copy in fine dustwrapper


Detailed history of the United States industrial heritage, with chapter on preservation, re-use and conservation Illustrated in black and white throughout, foreword by Eric Delony, translated from Frech by Jane Marie Todd, bibliography, index, 287pp, large quarto. Fine copy in fine dustwrapper. View more info

Siah Armajani [Subtitle]: contribution anarchistes 1962 - 1994

By: Bernard, Christian

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Nice, Centre National des Arts Plastiques: 1994

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 9704

ISBN: 2905075678

Condition: fine copy


Illustrated in colour with photographs, text in French and English, essays by Siah Armajani, Jean-Phillippe Vienne, Patricia C Phillips amongst others, bibliographie, 166pp, quarto. View more info

THE DAM BOOK [Subtitle]: The Construction History of Corbett, Buffalo Bill and Willwood Dams

By: Beryl GAIL CHURCHILL

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Wyoming, Rustler Printing and Publishing: 1986

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 15738

Condition: Fine


The Dam Book traces the construction period of the three dams with the story and photographic record of the construction periods of the dams beginning in 1905 with the construction of the Corbett Dam and Tunnel, the 1905 - 1910 building of the 'Great Dam', Buffalo Bill Dam, and ending with the construction of the last dam on the project, the Willwood, in 1922- 1923. The black-and-white photos, many unpublished until the book was written, were taken from the 2.000- photo ... View more info

Two Minds, Ten Artists + Ten Architects

By: Boal, O'Kane Marianne

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Belfast, GT Gallery: 2007

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 10434

ISBN: 0955746906

Condition: Fine


In February 2007, the Royal Society of Ulster Architects in collaboration with Arts & Business initiated an ambitious art and archietcture collaboration entitled Two Minds, the first of its kind for Northern Ireland. Ten of the regions leading architects practices teamed with ten individual artists from Ireland and abroad. Contributors John Reid and Nathalie Weadick. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. 96.p. in total. View more info

Dublin, 1745-1922: Hospitals, Spectacle and Vice (Making of Dublin City

By: Boyd, Gary A.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Dublin, Four Courts Press: 2006

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 6942

ISBN: 1851829601

Condition: Fine in Fine DJ


Architectural history study into 18th and 19th century Dublin, with much archival material - maps, plans, paintings, alongside contemporary photography, all b/w. An acutely socially engaged study, it explores urban planning and architectural developments in new terms de-bunking views of Dublin as an ideal Protestant city, revealing hidden vice. 224 page as new hardback with immaculate wrapper. View more info

Cluni [Subtitle]: Album Historique et ArchÈologique

By: Bruel, Francois-LovisÈ

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Macon, Privately printed: 1910

Edition: Limited edition

Seller ID: 16764

ISBN: B01LBIT3FC


Slight foxing affecting endpapers, foredge and wrappers otherwise near fine copy. Ètude RÈsumÈe et d'une notices des planches, illustrated with 34 plates, engraved frontis, unpaginated, tall quarto, View more info

Santiago Calatrava Ingenieur-Architektur [Subtitle]: Engineer Architecture

By: CALATRAVA, Santiago) Blaser, Werner

Price: £80.00

Publisher: Basel, Birkhauser Verlag: 1989

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 9007

ISBN: 3764322624


Uncommon, excellent survey of Catatrava's work Extensively illustrated with black and white full page plates, drawings, sketches and details, with contributions by Kenneth Frampton and Pierluigi Nicolin, dual German/English text, 176pp, square quarto. Boards lightly dustmarked, near fine copy. Binding is White illustrated boards. View more info

Designing & Building: Rockhill And Associates

By: Carter, Brian

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Canada, Tuns Press: 2005

Edition: First edition

Seller ID: 6959

ISBN: 0929112539

Condition: Fine copy


Small square volume, lavishly illustrated with colour photographs and drawings throughout. View more info

It All Comes Together in Los Angeles (City - Analysis of Urban Trends, Culture, Theory, Policy, Action

By: Catterall, Bob

Price: £10.00

Publisher: CITY: 1996

Seller ID: 15630

ISBN: 190059000X

Condition: Very Good


Soft back illustrated with some black and white drawings and photographs. Analysis of urban trends, culture, theory , policy and action. With contributions from many writers in 31 different articles. View more info