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Treen or Small Woodware through the Ages., Pinto, Edward
81 Pinto, Edward Treen or Small Woodware through the Ages.
London Batsford : 1949 Maroon cloth hardcover. Gold lettering dulled. Very sl and light smoke damage. Quarto 
120 pp 137 black and white illus. Contents include : Around the Dinner Table, Drinking, In the Kitchen, Spoons and Spooning, On the farm, Tobacco, Accessories for Reading and Writing, Reckoning, Measuring, Stitchcraft and Textiles, Adornment, The Bedchamber, Amusements, Traveller's Debt to Wood, Miscellaneous Tools, By Fire and Candlelight, The Treen of North-west Europe, the Care of Treen. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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English Medieval Town, Platt, Colin
82 Platt, Colin English Medieval Town
McKay Company 1976 0679505849 / 9780679505846 Hardcover with Dust-Jacket pencil on flyleaf. Shelf wear and minor tears in dust-jacket; Quarto 
219 pp. "From an examination of the nature of their borough in pre- and immediately post-Conquest England, Dr. Platt moves to a detailed study of the circumstances surrounding the granting of charters, the development of civic responsibilities, and the influence of early towns upon their surrounding neighborhoods." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Church of the Intercession., Plugin, V.
83 Plugin, V. Church of the Intercession.
Aurora 1970. Hardcover Spine cover missing, some rubbing to cover. Needs a bookbinder's tender mercies. Folio 
@ 30 pp. In Russian and English. Black and white photgraphs. Architecture and Sculpture of the 12th Century Church of the Intercession on the Nerl. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Balinesti, Popa,  Corina
84 Popa, Corina Balinesti
Bucuresti 1981 . Hardcover in DJ. Good Fair, rubbing to dj Small quarto 
@60 pp 
Price: 24.00 USD
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The Builders History, Postgate,  RW
85 Postgate, RW The Builders History
National Federation of Trade Operatives: Labor Publishing Co. @1923 Burgundy cloth with gilt lettering. Sl sunning to spine Good con. Octavo 
478 pp Chart in back. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Decors Interieurs,  pour edifices publics et privees,  Ensembles et details composes et dessines., Prignot,  E.
86 Prignot, E. Decors Interieurs, pour edifices publics et privees, Ensembles et details composes et dessines.
Paris Ogier: 1870 Hardcover. Some scuffing and wear, Chipping to head and foot. Front and back boards detached but present. Needs a bookbinder's tender mercies. Folio. 
75 tipped in photographic plates by the author. Architectural details of interiors during the Louis XIII-Louis XVI periods. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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Les Edifices Historiques - 6 vols., Raguenet
87 Raguenet Les Edifices Historiques - 6 vols.
n.d. @late 1800's  Bruno Hessling. Portfolios Ex-lib, markings on title page and board and spine only. Different looking bindings, some marbled, some not. Bindings worn and some are soiled. Some have ties some do not. The plates themselves are in good condition, some are a bit chippy. Not sure if there is supposed to be any additional text outside of that mentioned here. Quarto 
Missing vols 1-6

Vol. 7 Numbers 73-84 Pp 865-1008 - however Number 81 Pp 961-972 missing.

Vol. 8. Title page, index to years 5,6,7,8. Numbers 85-96 pp. 1009-1152.

Vol. 9 Title page Numbers 97-108 pp 1153-1296.

Vol. 10 Title page Numbers 109-120 Pp 1297-1440

Vol. 11, Title page Numbers 121-132 pp 1441-1584.

Vol. 12 Title page missing Number 133-148 pp 1585-1728.  
Price: 500.00 USD

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Andrea Palladio and the Winged Device., Reynolds, James
88 Reynolds, James Andrea Palladio and the Winged Device.
Creative Age 1948. Hardcover. Some foxing on a few pages and browning of edges of cover. Octavo 
330 p A number of black and white drawings throughout, a few photographs. "A panorama painted in prose and pictures setting forth the far-flung influence of [the] architect of Vicenza, Italy . on architecture all over the world" 
Price: 17.00 USD
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89 Ricci, Corrado  Architettura Barocca in Italia.
1912. Begamo  Hardcover. Cover discolored and stained. Hinges tender. Shaken. Quarto 
Quarto 280 pp with 316 illus. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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The Smaller English House of the Later Renaissance 1660-1830. An account of its design, plan and details., Richardson, A. E and H. Donaldson Eberlein.
90 Richardson, A. E and H. Donaldson Eberlein. The Smaller English House of the Later Renaissance 1660-1830. An account of its design, plan and details.
New York William Helburn Inc. : 1925 Half leather in marbled boards. Professionally rebound. Very Good condition. Quarto 
286 pp 250 photographs, line drawings and illustrations in text. " The purpose of this book is to classify the smaller types of houses of the Later Renaissance in England and to present a series of examples, many of which have hitherto been unknown...It is now recognized that the eighteenth century borrowed forty years from the preceding century and another forty from the nineteenth century.” Contents include : The Englishman's Home, Types, Evolution, Tradition, The Queen Anne House, The Eighteenth Century House, Vingboon's Book And The Dutch Influence, The Italian Influence, William Chambers, The Brothers Adam, Henry Holland, Sir John Soane, The Napoleonic Wars, Desire For Smaller Houses, Spas And Seaside Resorts, S. P. Cockerell, Papworth, Nash, and Burton, The Problem Of The Smaller Houses, The French Influence, Inigo Jones, The Rectangular Plan, The Planning Of Town Houses, The Planning Of Smaller Country Houses, The Geometric Plan, Moderate Sized Houses, Gardens and Layouts, etc. as well as Materials and Craftsmanship, Varieties in Composition, Series of Plates Of Houses and Features Arranged For Comparative Purposes, etc. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Ancient Greek Houses., Rider, Bertha Carr
91 Rider, Bertha Carr Ancient Greek Houses.
Chicago Argonaut : 1964 Hardcover in DJ Good Good octavo 
From the Argonaut Library of Antiquities series. 272 pp Diagrams throughout. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Frank Lloyd Wright, Architect., Riley, Terence
92 Riley, Terence Frank Lloyd Wright, Architect.
MomA 1994 0870706438 / 9780870706431 Softcover. Good Quarto 
344 pp 
Price: 20.00 USD
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93 Roriczer, Matthäus (1430- 1495) Geometria. The Book of the Pinnacle Justice.
Pressler Publishers Hardcover Good Octavo 
78 pp Complete facsimile of the German edition 1488 . Roriczer is a famous German architect of Gothic churches. This book contains pictures and summaries of his work as well as a German text transcription of the old German original.  
Price: 60.00 USD
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94 Saglio, Andre French Furniture.
London:Newnes Batsford 1913 Hardcover. Blue cloth, gilt lettering. Spine cover loosening, hinges tender. Owner stamping. Octavo 
193 pp 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Image of the Architect., Saint, Andrew
95 Saint, Andrew The Image of the Architect.
Yale University Press 1983 0300030134 / 9780300030136 Hardcover in DJ. Good Good Quarto 
180 pp "Traces the history of the status in society and public image of the architectural profession from the eighteenth century to the present." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Examples of Carved Oak Woodwork  of the 16th and  17th  Centuries. , Sanders, William Bliss
96 Sanders, William Bliss Examples of Carved Oak Woodwork of the 16th and 17th Centuries.
Quartisch 1885. Hardcover. Folio 
Unpaginated. Text with 25 photo lithographs from original sketches by the author. While Mr. Sanders, a person of great architectural renown was examining the structural woodwork of ancient houses he was led to notice old furniture which had been in use for over two hundred years. It was simple, sturdy, effective, ornamental. He then set down to illustrate the furniture, woodwork, staircases, chairs, chests, bureaus, etc., and the plates and engravings in this volume were taken directly from those sketches.

This elephant sized folio is an absolutely gorgeous study of the architect and architectural sketches from a day and age long gone.

The list of illustrations in this antiquarian architectural volume include: Old House at Langley, Kent (Perspective View), Chimney Piece and Paneling in Bedroom, Details of Oak Window, Corbels, etc., Details of Oak Paneling and Doors, Elevation of Old House at Maidstone (now pulled down), Small Buffet (at the time this volume was published this was in the possession of Theodore Fry, Esq. M.P.), Old Oak Chest, Old Oak Dining Table and Old Oak Bench, Old Oak Drawing Table, Four Old Oak Chests, Six Small Oak Boxes or Desks, Four Old Oak Chests, Old Carved Oak Bedstead at Buxton, Derbyshire, Great Fosters, Egham, Chimney Piece in Entrance Hall, Old Staircase, Park House, Englefield Green, Egham that was designed by the author, Old Oak Cabinet at Nottingham, Oak Cabinet at Wingfield Manor, Derbyshire, Old Cabinet and Chest at the Friary, Newark, Notts, Old Oak Hanging Closet, Old Oak Cabinet at the Friary, Old Oak Bedstead at Bladon Castle, Three Old Oak Chairs at the Friary Newark, Old Fireplace and Chimney Corner, Two Oak Cabinets.

The perspective and elevation drawings are so detailed that they seem to jump out from the page. Very detailed diagrams with copious notes of explanation. Besides the 25 full page plates there are also 50 to 60 pages of historical and extremely informative text.  
Price: 150.00 USD

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The Charleston Interior., Savage, J. Thomas
97 Savage, J. Thomas The Charleston Interior.
Legacy Publications 1995. 0933101163 / 9780933101166 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Quarto 
120 pp Color photographs Among the splendors here are the dark mahogany halls of the Miles Brewton house, neoclassical staircase of the Joseph Manigault house, the vast drawing room of the William Ravenel house." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Cape Cod House., Schuler, Stanley
98 Schuler, Stanley The Cape Cod House.
Schiffer 1982. 0916838633 / 9780916838638 Hardcover in DJ Good Good Quarto 
144 pp "The Cape Cod House traces the history and explains why this house style turned out as it did and how it has changed over its 300 year span. 143 pictures, 16 in color and drawn plans" 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Saltbox and Cape Cod Houses., Schuler, Stanley.
99 Schuler, Stanley. Saltbox and Cape Cod Houses.
West Chester, Pa. Schiffer Pub.: 1988 Hardcover in DJ. Good/Good Quarto 
160 pgs. Illustrated, some in color.

"From its origins on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, in the seventeenth century, this charming and practical style of house has been transplanted and modified to accommodate varying life styles from as far away as Hawai`i. Stanley Schuler has brought together the architectural history of the Cape Cod House with many floor-plans and photographs to be studied and enjoyed by all who live in, restore, or want to build their own Cape Cod House. Examples range from the tiny single style to double, triple, modified and "modern" interpretations--all of which were practical at the time they were built". 
Price: 25.00 USD

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Die Renaissance in Italien. Decoration Holz.  Eine Sammlung der Werthvollsten Erhaltenen Monumente in Chronologischer Folge Geordnet., Schutz, Alexander
100 Schutz, Alexander Die Renaissance in Italien. Decoration Holz. Eine Sammlung der Werthvollsten Erhaltenen Monumente in Chronologischer Folge Geordnet.
Hamburg Strumper : 1892.  Recased with original boards. Good Folio 
( Architect und Lehrer am Kunstgewerbe Museum zu Berlin). Vol. 2(?)only of 4 vols. 82 plates. This might be a marriage of some of the plates in all the volumes. Am not sure so it is being sold as is. Plates inside include : Florence (20 plates), Rom (11), Verona (5), Venedig (5), Siena (8), Parma (4), Padua (2), Urbino (1), Bologna (2), Neapal (3), Perugia (9), Brescia (1), Pisa (3), Mailand (1), Vicneza (1), Ferrara (1), Lucca (3), Bergamo (2). 
Price: 200.00 USD
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