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100 Woods: Guide to Popular Timbers of the World

By: Bishop, Peter

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, The Crowood Press Ltd: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03030


100 Woods is first and foremost an exhaustive and comprehensive guide to some of the most commonly - used timbers in the world. From Abura to Zebrano - via Chestnut, Ebony, Mahogany, Purpleheart and Teak - many of the most popular and important woods of the world are represented in this practical and definitive guide. The boards shows light wear to its edges and the D/W has a faint water stain to the front flap which is also priced clipped, it also shows light shelf-wear... View more info

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Crestwood Hills: The Chronicle of a Modern Utopia

By: Buckner, Cory

Price: £20.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Angel City Press: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03016


In these pages, Cory Buckner shares the fascinating story of Crestwood Hills, displays defining photographs of many of the houses that has survived, and artfully demonstrates how idealism and modernist design merged at mid-century to create American architectural landmarks in Los Angeles. A good , clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

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English Manor Houses.

By: Hugh Montgomery - Massingbred & Christopher Simon Sykes

Price: £295.00

Publisher: London, Lawrence King: 2001

Edition: First Editon

Sellers ID: 00992


This book is signed with a small dedication by the author and is filled with 300 colour photographs of Manor Houses, a delight to look at. View more info

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Collins Care and Repair of Period Houses

By: Jackson, Albert; Day, David

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Collins: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03033


We are becoming more sensitive to the importance of protecting our heritage. Yet over the years many old houses were subjected to indiscriminate assault with relatively little protest. This book seeks to encourage well-conceived restoration by suggesting ways of maintaining and repairing the family home that appeared between the Georgian period and the start of the Second world War. This book does not have a D/W and their is a crease down the panel of the rear board. A ... View more info

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Le Corbusier

By: Jean-Louis Cohen

Price: £12.50

Publisher: GmbH, Taschen: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03017


Few architects have embodied the hopes and disillusionments of the industrial age as Le Corbusier did, nor have any quite so scandalized and outraged their contemporaries. This book is lavishly illustrated throughout with full colour photographs. A clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping ( second class ) is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Fumihiko Maki Buildings and Projects

By: Maki, Fumihiko

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02963


This book provides an overview of nearly three decades of work, concentrating on major works of the most recent and productive decade and showing an evolution of ideas and architectural vocabulary . Projects cover in scales and type - from a small house in Poland to the massive construction of the Makuhari Messe complex on Tokyo Bay. This is a clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive View more info

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Transactions of the Ancient Monuments Society : New Series Vol thirteen

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: UK, Ancient Monuments Society: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02460


This book is full of descriptive text accompanied by black and white photo's and drawings. A delightful little book for anyone who is interested in architecture. The endpapers shows light foxing. View more info

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A Second Book of Architecture

By: Reed G.h

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, A&C Black: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01197


Book V/G ,but D/W has a large tear across the top of cover. View more info

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England's Thousand Best Houses

By: Simon Jenkins

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Allen Lane: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03703


Even more lavishly illustrated than its predecessor, and full of stories about the past occupants of the houses which bring them vividly to life, England's Thousand Best Houses is an essential companion for anyone wishing to explore England or its history. It is full of surprises, and opens doors to hundreds of delights of which most of us have never heard. The D/W shows wear to its edges, and head and base of the spine, there is also wear to its corners. It is a clean a... View more info