Williamsburg: A Picture Book to Remember Her By.
New York; Crescent Books, 1987.. F/F. Hardback, 11 x 8 ins, laminated pictorial boards, 64 pages, over 100 colour photographs. Fine in dustjacket. (Book ref. 3903) £5.00
ARCHITECTURE IN AMERICA. A Photographic History from the Colonial Period to the Present. Introduction by Russell Lynes.
Thames & Hudson 1960. 1st Ed. 4to. 179pp. Numerous ills. D/w. with tears to upper edges repaired with tape to verso. US$47 (Book ref. 203089) £30.00
The Mayflower and Other Colonial Vessels
London: Conway Maritime Press, 1983. 1st. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo 0851772862 A book about naval architecture in the 1600's. 180 pages including the bibliography, glossary & notes. A clean unmarked book bound in dark blue hard covers 9 1/2" tall. With a bright intact dust wrapper. (Book ref. 038924) £10.00
Early American Architecture From the First Colonial Settlements to the National Period
New York: Oxford University Press, 1963. Second Impression. Hardcover. Very Good. Original cloth and dustwrapper which is chipped and with small closed tear, 619pp, illustrated with photographs, plans and drawings. There will be additional postage due to weight [1.8kg approx] (Book ref. 014519) £20.00
America Underfoot a History of Floor Coverings from Colonial times to the Present
Washington: The Smithsonian Institution Press, 1976. First Edition. Paperback. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall B0006CS2FW Volume One: Foundations, Walls, Floors & Roofs. (Book ref. 035061) £25.00
Architecture in America, a Photographic History from the Colonial Period to the Present
London: Thames & Hudson, 1960. Hard Cover. Good. Good hbk. 4to. 179pp with b/w photographs throughout. Inner front joint cracked. (Book ref. 56969) £8.00
Architecture in America - A Photographic History from the Colonial Period to the Present
New York: Atheneum, 1977. Trade Paperback. Good. Very good pbk. Large 8vo. 179pp with illustrations throughout. Atheneum, 1977 (Book ref. 53327) £6.00
The Story of Architecture in Mexico
W.W. Norton & Co. 1947 New York pp 363 index hardcover w/dj small tears, chips to d/j Very Good (Book ref. 2063) £7.50
COPY of the PLAN relative to PUBLIC OFFICES (SITE and APPROACHES) submitted to the COMMITTEE on the PUBLIC OFFICES (SITE and APPROACHES) BILL.
London: House of Commons, 1865. 2pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. British Parliamentary Paper. HC 192. Tinted folding Plan. Public Offices (Site and Approaches). A clean copy. (Book ref. 157066) £12.00
Pretoria,: Dept. of Public Works, 1970. PB, stapled, 30pp. illustrated throughout and inside rear cover. Description and inventory of one of the major Cape Dutch homesteads in South Africa. (Book ref. 07660) £12.00
Colonial Modernities - Building, Dwelling and Architecture in British India and Ceylon
London: Routledge, 2007. 0415399092 paperback. Very Good+. Illustrated dk green card wrappers; spine uncreased; slight crease in lower front corner. B/w illustrations. ; Architext; 8vo (7" x 10"); 287 pages (Book ref. 16199) £22.00
HISTORIC HOUSES OF EARLY AMERICA.
NY 1936. 450pp large quarto, many plates.Gilt dec cloth, uncut. SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 1096) £100.00
Early American Architecture. From the First Colonial Settlements to the National Period.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1952. First edition. Frontispiece and numerous black & white illustrations throughout. Large 8vo, pp.xiv:619, original green cloth decoratively blocked on upper cover in dustwrapper; binding headbands and corners bumped and rubbed; dustwrapper very poor with large creased tears and a significant amount of loss, chipped and rubbed; internally, small ink inscription on front free-endpaper, else very good. (Book ref. 1787) £9.00
English House Design; a Review. Being a Selection and Brief Analysis of some of the Best Achievements in English Domestic Architecture from the 16th to the 20th Centuries together with Numerous Examples of Contemporary Design.
London. Batsford. 1st edition. 1911. Hardback. Tall 8co, 25x17 cms. Portrait frontis plus 155 illustrations, including numerous full page photo plates, (1 being double page and folding), and photos, drawings, plans, etc, in text. Publishers brown cloth with titles and decorations in gilt on spine and on front cover. Top edge gilt. Very slight brownong to end papers. Clean and unmarked throughout. Sound binding and covers. Cosmetic rub to spine ends and lower tips. A very smart book in VG condition indeed. Heavy item, (all pages printed on glossy art paper), and may require extra postage outside of UK. We specialise in Scholarly Books.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. ( NB.;- this is the ORIGINAL BOOK, and is NOT a "new format", "printed as ordered", or similar item ). (Book ref. 8823) £30.00
AMERICAN COLONIAL MANSIONS AND OTHER EARLY HOUSES
New York, A.S. Barnes 1965 FIRST EDITION. Small 4to pale grey boards hardback, VG, in somewhat worn and torn dw. Profusely illustrated in b&w throughout. Ink inscription on ffep. (Shelf 130) (Book ref. 22348) £12.00
THE EARLY AUSTRALIAN ARCHITECTS AND THEIR WORK
Sydney, Angus & Robertson 1954 FIRST EDITION. Small 4to hardback in rather worn but tight binding. A Good working copy. No dw. Profusely illustrated in colour, duotone and line. (Shelf 130) (1.2kg) NOTE: Heavy Books will require special shipping arrangements. (Book ref. 22240) £12.00
COLONIAL ARCHITECTURE : FIFTY SALEM DOORWAYS Series I ... 1912 First Edition, .
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1912. Hard cover, 15" x 11". Exactly what it says: a collection of 50 b/w photo plates of house doorways in Salem, Massachusetts, with descriptive text on alternate pages. A fair copy only, with the pages all separated: however, the illustrations are generally in excellent condition and could be treated as a portfolio rather than a book. Rare in the UK: no other example found on internet at time of listing. Weight 1500g. (Book ref. 3822) £68.50
COLONIAL TOWN TO MELANESIAN CITY. Port Moresby 1884-1974. (ISBN: 0708105408 / 0-7081-0540-8)
Canberra, Australian National Univ. Press, 1976. Decorated cloth, maps, table, figures, pp. xviii, 289. Library cancel else fine. SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 107065) £40.00
The History Of American Sailing Ships.
New York: Bonanza Books, 1935.. Hardback with dust wrapper, 10.25" x 7.5", xvii + 400 pages. Many b/w photographs, plans, diagrams and illustrations. Previous owner's name stamp on front free end paper. Edgewear to wrapper, binding is lightly speckled otherwise a very sound clean copy. VG/G. (Book ref. 15233) £15.00
The History Of The American Sailing Navy. The Ships And Their Development.
New York: Bonanza Books, 1949.. Hardback, original beige spine over blue cloth boards. 10.25" x 7.5", xxii + 558 pages. Many b/w photographs, plans, diagrams and illustrations. Previous owner's name on front free end paper. Light foxing to spine otherwise a very nice clean copy. VG. (Book ref. 15232) £15.00