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1 Contemporary European Architects Vols. 1 -3 
Cologne, Germany Taschen Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
These are the first three volumes in the Contemporary European Architects series. Each volume is in English with French and German translations. These are incredibly well illustrated with profiles of notable and emerging European architects and their projects. Book Conditions : Very Good, Ex-architects office library; minimal wear, no internal markings other than company rubber stamp on front free end paper(s); small cataloging label on bottom spine(s); wear to corner covers; light rubbing, creasing, and shelf wear to covers. PLEASE NOTE : Extra postage may be required due to size and weight of these volumes. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Art and Architecture : A Bibliography of Bibliographies Besterman, Theodore
Totowa NJ Rowman and Littlefield 1971 0874710456 / 9780874710458 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Part of The Besterman World Bibliographies series. This bibliography surveys the following subject groupings : Art, Archaelogy,Architecture, Towns and Town Planning, Ceramics, Painting, Posters, Cinematography, and Special Subjects. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 The Churches of Naples Cesareo, A.
Novara, Italy Istituto Geografico De Agostini Softcover (Side-stapled) Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
English language edition of tourist guide to the Churches of Naples. Undated but likely from the late 1950's or early 1960's. Beautifully illustrated throughout with multiple B&W photos of each church, especially of architectural and artistic details. Map of Naples inside front cover. Book Condition : Good; age discoloration throughout likely due to paper quality; corner and edge wear to front cover; price sticker remnant to top right front cover; no interior markings. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Notes on the Free Quaker Meeting House: Fifth and Arch Streets, Philadelphia, Built 1783-84 Charles E Peterson
Washington DC Ross & Perry 2002 1931839204 / 9781931839204 Soft cover Good Minus Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
172 pp. w/ b&w photographs and illustrations (including architecturl renderings). Compilation of historic preservation and assessment work done in moving (due to Independence Park expansion) and restoring the Meeting House. Book Condition : Good-; no text marks; light curling to cover corners; rubbing/light soiling to covers; shelf wear along edges; small stain at bottom of front free end paper; wear along cover edges and spine; a few small stains to text block 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 The Rockefellers at Williamsburg: Backstage With the Founders Donald J. Gonzales
McLean VA Epm Pubns Inc 1991 0939009587 / 9780939009589 Hardcover Good Minus Good Minus Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Outlines the idea, financing, publicity , and construction that underlay the Rockefeller's project to restore Colonial Williamsburg. 159 pp. w/ b&w photos (many full page) throughout. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; discoloration to cover edges at top left corner and bottom right (front) and top and bottom center (rear) from water spill - no smell. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; waviness at bottom right front and top center rear edge from water spill; light shelf wear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 Great House John Baird
St. Davids PA Eastern College 1984 Hardcover Near Fine Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
Signed by Author on front free end paper. History of Walmarthon mansion outside Philadelphia which later became Walton Hall and part of the campus of Eastern College.12 b&w photos. Book Condition : Near Find; no text marks; bumping to spine ends. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; chip to top left front from price sticker; light corner and edge wear; in protective mylar . 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Lancaster Architecture, 1719-1927, A Guide to Publicly Accessible Buildings in Lancaster County John J. Snyder Jr.
Lancaster PA Historic Preservation Trust of Lancaster County 1979 1st Edition Softcover (Side-stapled) Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Lancaster Landmark Series Number 1. Architectural survey of building styles over two centuries in Lancaster Pennsylvania. Discusses : Germanic, Traditional English, Georgian, Federal, Victorian, and Early 20th Century. 36 pp. side-stapled softcover w/ b&w photos throughout. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; minimal wear. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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8 Homes of New York and Connecticut (Architectural Treasures of Early America Vol. 5) Lisa C Mullins
Harrisburg PA The National Historical Society 1987 0918678242 / 9780918678249 1st Edition Hardcover Fine No Dust Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
254 pp.w/ b&w photos (many full page) throughout.This book includes chapters on Cooperstown, Long island, Owego, New York; and Suffield, Litchfield, Farmington, Essex, and the river towns of Connecticut; and more. Volume 5 from the Architectural Treasures of Early America Series. Book Condition : Fine; no text marks; appears unread. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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9 Architectural Practice in Mexico City: A Manual for Journeyman Architects of the Eighteenth Century Mardith K. Schuetz-Miller
Tucson AZ University of Arizona Press 1987 0816510008 / 9780816510009 Hardcover Near Fine No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
137 pp. w/ 12 b&w illustrations. English translation, also contains Spanish text of the original manuscript. Valuable both as architectural history and for insights into the Mexican colonial period. Book condition : Near Fine; no text marks; small white mark at top left front cover; light bumping to spine ends. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10 Old Houses In the South County of Rhode Island National Society of the Colonial Dames (Compilers )
Providence RI National Society of the Colonial Dames in the State of Rhode Island 1932 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Part First. 1932 survey documents over 50 remaining as well as lost houses of Washington County, Rhode Island. Each page has 1-2 b&w photos accompanied by text. Colored endpaper maps are keyed to the houses listed in the book. Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks; binding tight; foxing to top right of front free end paper; light spotting to covers. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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11 Architectural Collections of the Athenaeum of Philadelphia no author
Philadelphia PA Atheneum 1990 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Side-stapled oblong softcover, 16 pp. w/ 17 b&w illustrations. Introduction to the architectural drawing collection and library of the Athenaeum. Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks; light cover corner wear; some overall rubbing to covers. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 The Monuments of Italy, Volume 3: Central Italy (Part1), The Regions of Toscana and Umbria Oppenheimer, Michael
London, England and New York, NY I.B. Tauris 2002 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Very Good, Ex-Library. Volume 3 of a regional survey of Italian art and architecture. Covers cities such as Firenze, Aretso, Siena, Pisa, Perugia, and more.128 b&w photos and 12 maps. Book Condition : Very Good, Ex-Library; no text marks; catalog label at bottom spine end; rubber stamps on front free end paper and text block; top right rear free end paper cut to remove label. No Dust jacket as issued. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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13 Iconography and Electronics Upon a Generic Architecture: A View from the Drafting Room Robert Venturi
Cambridge MA MIT Press 1996 0262220512 / 9780262220514 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
374 pp. w/ a few b&w photos. Collection of essays authored or co-authored by Venturi on a wide range of architectural subjects. Includes talks on Frank Lloyd Wright, Louis Kahn, the Bauhaus, Las vegas, architectural competitions, and much more. Book condition : Very Good; no text marks; small crimps to bottom cover corners, a few page tip creases from same. Dust Jacket Condition : Very Good; some rubbing and creasing; light shelf wear. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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A History of Architectural Development Volume III: The Renaissance in Italy, France, and England (Architects' Library), Simpson, R. M.
14 A History of Architectural Development Volume III: The Renaissance in Italy, France, and England (Architects' Library) Simpson, R. M.
London, England Longmans, Green and Co. 1913 Reprint Hardcover Fair No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback - olive cloth with gilt lettering. 1913, reissue edition. 359 pp, 268 illustrations. Volume three only of a 3-volume set. Condition: Fair; pages lightly aged, basically clean with a few light smudges / small spots, unmarked, a couple edge nicks. Front free endpaper has been removed and there is a tear to half title page at binding. Some aging and soiling to book edges. Cover is worn with light soiling, scuffing, rubbing, some fading and edge wear with some tearing to spine ends. Front hinge is cracked and weak, rear is intact. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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15 Jaina Shrines in India Tandon, O.P.
New Delhi Government of India Publications Division 1986 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Introduction to Jain philosophy and history, then region-by-region listing of temples in India. B&w photos & illustrations, includes fold-out map. Book Condition : Good; overall waviness; light creasing to covers; no internal markings. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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16 Windows on the Past: Four Centuries of New England Homes Viera; Jane C. Nylander
Boston MA Bulfinch Press 2000 0821224832 / 9780821224830 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
208 pp.w/ 220 color (many full page) and 38 vintage b&w photos throughout. Surveys two dozen historic homes owned by the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities. Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks; chip to front free end paper from price sticker removal. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; tear at top spine end; shelf wear to edges; mild rubbing. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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