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Hugh Casson HOMES BY THE MILLION An account of the housing achievement in the U.S.A. 1940-1945
Penguin, 1946 First Edition. Binding: Softcover. Book Condition: Very Good Condition. Size: 7" x 9" approx. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1.25 kilos. Category: Architecture; Inventory No: 0036745. (Book ref. 0036745) £6.00
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John J. Clarke THE LAW OF HOUSING AND PLANNING Including Public Health, Highways and the Acquisition of Land
Pitman, 1936 Third Edition. Binding: Hardcover (Original Cloth). Book Condition: Good Condition. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Size: 8.5" x 5.5" approx. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1.25 kilos. Category: Architecture; Inventory No: 0033101. (Book ref. 0033101) £8.00
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Balchin, Paul (ed) Housing Policy an Introduction
Routledge, 1996 Reprint. Binding: Softcover. Book Condition: Near Fine Book. Packed weight 600g Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 750 grams. Category: Sociology & Politics ; Inventory No: 0012199. (Book ref. 0012199) £6.50
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Stickland, Peter et al THE DIGEST 26 Annotated British, Commonwealth and Europen Cases: Gift & Estate to Housing
Butterworths, 1981 Green Band. Binding: Hardcover (Original Cloth). Book Condition: Very Good - Books. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1.25 kilos. Inventory No: 0007311. (Book ref. 0007311) £12.00
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: DESIGN GUIDE FOR RESIDENTIAL AREAS
(County Council of Essex 1973) 4to hbk pictorial laminated boards. 134pp.bw & col ills and plans. VG (Book ref. 7917) £18.00
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Engels, Frederick The Housing Question
London: Martin Lawrence, 1930. Illustrated by No Illustrations. First UK Edition. Beige Cloth. Very Good/N/a. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 103pp. A very good minus copy of this presumed first Uk edition (no date - c 1930). 8vo. (beige spine). There are bumps to two board corners and a significant bump to the head of the front board adjacent to the spine. Light bump to one board corner. There is a little toning to the periphery of the rear board. Slight fore edge foxing. Internally clean and tight. A very good copy. (Book ref. 228242) £10.00
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DEAN. Christopher Housing The Airship
London: The Architectural Association, 1989. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Near Fine. A very good copy of this large format 'trade paperback' with 91 pages, illustrated with B/W plates, often full page. ( 28cm X 30cm.) The pictures and diagrams are beautiful and show the gigantic scale, design and manufacture of the sheds, the airships and associated views and close-ups. Acknowledgements, selected bibliography, list of Airship sheds in USA (1896 to 1943), Italy (1905 to 1922), Germany (1899 to 1938) , Great Britain (1892 to 1929) and France (1879 to 1923). 'This publication has been produced to accompany an exhibition of original drawings and photographs on the history of the airship hangar held at the Architectural Association in London from 26 April to 27 May 1989. (Book ref. 000001) £200.00
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JAMES STEVENS CURL: THE LIFE AND WORKS OF HENRY ROBERTS (1803-1876), Architect - The Evangelical Conscience and the Campaign for Model Housing and Healthy Nations.
Chichester. Phillimore. 1983. lst edn. HEAVY large format hardback which will require extra postage. Before ordering please contact us direct for a postage quote as this saves time in processing orders. 273 pages. B.w. illustrations. Fine in navy boards with gilt lettering to spine, in a fine d.w. Ex shop stock - unread book. Was 30.00. ISBN: 0-85033-446-2. (Book ref. 4948) £19.95
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BARNES, Janet.: Seven Centuries on Middleton Moor Suffolk.
Cambridge: E & E Plumridge, 1999. "Middleton Moor comprises some seven and a half acres of common land in the parish of Middleton cum Fordley, Suffolk...To the best of my knowledge this is the only common land surviving in Suffolk now referred to as a moor." Pp.136, 8 pages of black & white photographs + 10 figure illustrations, and occasional pen and ink drawings by Reg F.Barker of Needham Market. Paperback, crease to front cover. G+. (Book ref. 38105) £5.00
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Alam, Muzaffar The Languages of Political Islam: India 1200-1800
London: C. Hurst & Co., 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. New/New. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 1850657092 Seeks to show the diverse ways in which political Islam, from the time of its arrival in India in the 12th century to its decline as the ruling theology in the 19th century, adapted itself to the Indian context and became "Indianized". (Book ref. 038973) £14.99
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Wood, R.D. Principles of Estimating: Fifth Edition
London: The Estates Gazette Limited, 1976. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall viii & 330 pages, neat previous owner name on front endpaper, bright condition in dustjacket. Successful building demands a sound knowledge of the principles of estimating. The failure to understand fully the essentials of estimating is without doubt one of the main reasons for there being many financial disasters in the world of building. The discipline of a tried and tested estimating technique is therefore an absolute prerequisite for both the student and the practitioner. Sections include: Labour, Material, Plant, Overheads & Profit; Excavation; Concrete Work; Brickwork & Blockwork; Roofing; Carpentry; Joinery; Ironmongery; Structural Steelwork and Metalwork; Plumbing; Plasterwork & Finishings; Glazing; Painting & Decorating; Drainage; Specialists. Appendices: Basic Materials and Prices; Bibliography; Building Industry Information Sources; Voids or Interstices. (Book ref. 5055) £12.50
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barlow, k e home of their own
Hardback Faber & Faber London 1st Edition 1946 96 All items in stock -posted First Class on day of order (if received before 4.00pm) - expect next day delivery in UK, or within 3-6 working days for all non-UK destinations Corners bumped and cover Good (Book ref. 540289) £5.00
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Castells, Manuel; Goh, Lee; Kwok, R Yin-Wang: The Shek Kip Mei Syndrome: Economic Development and Public Housing in Hong Kong and Singapore
London: Pion, 1990 Hardback, first edition, very good condition, in a very good but slightly worn unclipped dust-jacket , publisher's original pale grey clothboards with gilt blocking to spine, 351 pages, b/w line maps and charts---------- (Book ref. 2094) £35.00
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Cassell, Michael: Inside Nationwide: One Hundred Years of Co-operation 1884 - 1984
London: Nationwide Building Society, 1984 ISBN 0950838209 First edition, near fine condition, in a near fine unclipped dust-jacket, publisher's original black clothboards with silvergilt blocking to front and spine, illustrated end-papers152 pages including list of directors past and present, separate index in card covers also in near fine condition, colour and b/w photo and line illustrations--------------------"The Society's history, as told in this book, is interwoven with that of the housing of the people over the last hundred yearsand with the story of building societies as a whole. It thus tells of the immense contribution which the societies have made to the social and economic well-being of the nation and of the considerable role they play today." - From the Forward by Leonard E H Williams. (Book ref. 1603) £25.00
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Great Britain Census 1971, England and Wales, Housing
H.M.S.O., 1974. Paperback. Good. 0116904089 Ex-Library (Book ref. 23045) £30.00
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S M Farthing; M C Fleming Reviews of United Kingdom Statistical Sources: Volume III: Housing in Great Britain; Housing in Northern Ireland
Heinemann, 1974. First Edition. Cloth. Ex Academic Library. Very Good/Very Good. Quarto (Book ref. 22927) £35.00
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Pearl Japhcott Homes in High Flats: Some of the Human Problems Involved in Multi-storey Housing
Oliver and Boyd, 1971. First Edition. Cloth. Ex Academic Library. Very Good/Very Good. Quarto (Book ref. 22883) £18.00
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Various Census 1981 Housing and Households England and Wales
HMSO, 1983. Wraps. Very Good Ex.academic Librar. (Book ref. 22828) £50.00
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MUTER W.Grant: The Buildings of an Industrial Community : Coalbrookdale and Ironbridge
Phillimore 1979 xvi,69pp.,48 pp.plates,VG+ in VG+ dj,one small piece cut out on lower edge.Enclosed a Museum Guide Coalbrookdale 11pp booklet being A Walk through Coalbrookdale to explore.... (Book ref. 4721) £10.00
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TWENTY-FOURTH Annual REPORT of the LOCAL GOVERNMENT BOARD for SCOTLAND. 1918.
Edinburgh: HMSO, 1919. xliv + 44 pp. Folio. Paper wrappers. Rebound in card covers. British Parliamentary Paper. Cmd.230. Neat number marking. A very clean copy. (Book ref. 158511) £15.00
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