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Image for Nová budova Mestské sporitelny Prazské.

Nová budova Mestské sporitelny Prazské.

By: N/A

Price: $950.00

Publisher: Prague, 1894

Seller ID: 3969

Condition: Very Good


Scarce; OCLC lists only two copies. Sumptuously bound in full brown morocco; beveled boards. Gilt particulars and elaborate gilt deocorations to front cover. Eight raised bands, gilt particulars and gilt decorations to spine. Floriated endpapers. 17 pages of text followed by many photo graveurs. Some pages at beginning of book loose from their hinges. ; Folio ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Eighteenth Century Architectural Ornamentation; furniture and decoration;  by M. A. Pergolesi, and other eminent artists.

Eighteenth Century Architectural Ornamentation; furniture and decoration; by M. A. Pergolesi, and other eminent artists.

By: N/A

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Boston & New York, Geo. H. Polley & Co.: c. 1890

Seller ID: 3979

Condition: Very Good


Quarter white cloth with leather corners over paper boards. Particulars printed to front cover; dampstaining and wear to front cover, not affecting text (which see). Penciled ornamental doodles to front pastedown. Textblock separated from binding, gatherings separated. Significant chipping along edges of acidic blank front fly. Some finger soiling along plate edges, otherwise, a clean serviceable copy without further markings. ; Folio ; Unpaginated pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Forest Hill Park [Cleveland Heights Ohio] A Report on the Proposed  Landscape Development

Forest Hill Park [Cleveland Heights Ohio] A Report on the Proposed Landscape Development

By: A. D. Taylor

Price: $425.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4103

Condition: Very Good


Many photographs, maps & plans with a large folding color map to the rear. A clean, crisp copy without previous owners' names or other markings. One of but 500 copies.; 4to ; 104 pages; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

Image for Le Parfait Ingenieur Francois ou la Fortification Offensive et Defensive  Contenant la Construction, l'Attaque & la Defense des Places Regulieres &  Irregulieres, selon les Methodes des plus Habiles Auteurs de l'Europe, qui  ont ecrit sur cette Science

Le Parfait Ingenieur Francois ou la Fortification Offensive et Defensive Contenant la Construction, l'Attaque & la Defense des Places Regulieres & Irregulieres, selon les Methodes des plus Habiles Auteurs de l'Europe, qui ont ecrit sur cette Science

By: Abbe Deidier

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Paris; Amsterdam, Claude Jombert; Compagnie des Libraires: 1734

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2812

Condition: Very Good


From the Haupt-Conservatorium der Armee with their rules affixed to front pastedown and stamps to title. Worn brown calf. Particulars in gilt to spine. Losses to spine leather. Front hinge beginning but attached. Red edges. Marbled endpapers. Former copy of Bavarian general Comte Charles Théodore Frédéric de Pappenheim, who served during the campaigns of 1812 and 1814, and attended the Congress of Vienna, with his name autographed to title. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 346 pages; Signed by Notable Personage, Unrelated; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

Image for I Quattro Libri dell'Architettura di Andrea Palladio. Ne' quali, dopo un  breue trattato de'cinque ordini, & di quelli auertimenti, che sono piu  necessary nell fabricare Sitratta Delle Case Private delle Vie, de i  Ponti, delle Piazze, de i Xisti, et de Tempy. Con Privilegi

I Quattro Libri dell'Architettura di Andrea Palladio. Ne' quali, dopo un breue trattato de'cinque ordini, & di quelli auertimenti, che sono piu necessary nell fabricare Sitratta Delle Case Private delle Vie, de i Ponti, delle Piazze, de i Xisti, et de Tempy. Con Privilegi

By: Andrea Palladio

Price: $1,400.00

Publisher: Venice, Appresso Domenico de' Franceschi: 1768; [1570]

Seller ID: 2369

Condition: Very Good


14.5 x 10.5 inches. Well used copy; light moisture lines & stains especially toward rear. Original eighteenth century paper-covered boards in modern heavily worn chemise. Book II lacks R & R1 (pp 65-68). This an 1768 exact copy of the 1570 edition with the exception that the plates are engraved rather than lithographed. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

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Provincial Houses in Spain

By: Arthur Byne and Mildred Stapley

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, William Helburn: 1925

Seller ID: 4065

Condition: Very Good


New York: William Helburn. Very Good. 1925. Red cloth with gilt title to front cover; gilt particulars to spine. Sticker to spine (please see image). Foxing along edges, particularly the top. Foxing to fly papers; some light edge soiling throughout. Otherwise, a very nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Folio ; Unpaginated pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Practice of Architecture.  Containing the Five Orders of Architecture, and  An Additional Column and Entablature, With All Their Elements and Details  Explained and Illustrated, for the Use of Carpenters and Practical Men.   With Sixty Plates.

Practice of Architecture. Containing the Five Orders of Architecture, and An Additional Column and Entablature, With All Their Elements and Details Explained and Illustrated, for the Use of Carpenters and Practical Men. With Sixty Plates.

By: Asher Benjamin

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, By the Author; and by Carter, Hendee, & Co.: 1835

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 874

Condition: Very Good


Fifty-nine (plus two duplicate) full page sur blanc plates. Boards detached and heavily worn; intermittent heavy foxing; moisture-marks throughout. Plate 4, 8 closed tear; lacks plate 57. Duplicate of pl 29 (though with tear), duplicate of plate 27. A well used copy.; quarto. View more info

Image for Los Angeles California Illustrated; Showing homes, public buildings,  business blocks, parks and general views

Los Angeles California Illustrated; Showing homes, public buildings, business blocks, parks and general views

By: C.M. Davis, T. Newman

Price: $725.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Kingsley-Barnes & Neuner Co.; Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce: 1899

Seller ID: 4820

Condition: Very Good


Scarce. String bound wraps with pictorial cover. Wear and losses to front and rear covers; interior is surprisingly bright and clean. A nice copy. ; Oblong 4to Unpaginated. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

Image for Las Raíces de Palma: los mil primeros años de la construcción de una  ciudad, de la colonia romana a la medina musulmana.

Las Raíces de Palma: los mil primeros años de la construcción de una ciudad, de la colonia romana a la medina musulmana.

By: Carlos Garcia-Delgado Segues

Price: $150.00

Publisher: José Olañeta: 2000

Seller ID: 3293

Condition: Near Fine


José Olañeta. Near Fine. 2000. Black cloth with gilt particulars and image to front cover. Gilt title to spine. Housed in matching black cloth clamshell case with particulars printed to pictorial label to spine. Pictorial endpapers. A very clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; L'illa de la Calma; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 284, [ii] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Frontinus and the Water Supply of the City of Rome of Sextus Julius Frontinus, Water Commisioner of the City of Rome A.D. 97

By: Clemens Herschel

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, London, Bombay and Calcutta, Longmans, Green, and Co.: 1913

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 3146

Condition: Good


New York, London, Bombay and Calcutta: Longmans, Green, and Co.. Good. 1913. Second Edition. Full blue cloth with gilt particulars and pictorial to cover. Binding detached. Faded gilt particulars to spine, which suffers losses. Moisture mark to fore edge not affecting text. Author's signature to front fly. An otherwise clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; l, 296 pages; Signed by Author; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for Beautiful Homes of Cleveland [Ohio]: Euclid Avenue, Wade Park, Bratenahl,  Cleveland Heights, the West Side and the Suburbs.

Beautiful Homes of Cleveland [Ohio]: Euclid Avenue, Wade Park, Bratenahl, Cleveland Heights, the West Side and the Suburbs.

By: Cleveland

Price: $660.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Cleveland Topics Company: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3980

Condition: Very Good


Cleveland: The Cleveland Topics Company. Very Good. 1917. First Edition. Original stiff wraps. Circa 200 black and white photographs of the prominent homes of Cleveland and (primarily) her wealthy suburbs. ; Photographs; Quarto; 131 pages; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

Image for Brickell Flatiron [sales catalog].

Brickell Flatiron [sales catalog].

By: CMC Group

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Miami, CMC Group: N.D.

Seller ID: 4059

Condition: As New


Miami: CMC Group. As New. N.D.. Printed pictorial limp cloth wraps with title printed to spine. Decorative endpapers. Bound with insert "Public Spaces from a Modern Master" by Julian Schnabel. Includes photographs, floorplans and building features and information about the Miami condominium and community. An as new copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 4to ; Unpaginated pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Image for The Architectural Annual.  Issue for 1901.

The Architectural Annual. Issue for 1901.

By: Edited by Albert Kelsey

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The Architectural Annual: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3225

Condition: Very Good


Philadelphia: The Architectural Annual. Very Good. 1901. First Edition. #305 of 1000 copies. Full red cloth with black decorative stamping and gilt title and date to front cover. Gilt title and date to spine. Gutters cracked. Red endpapers. Light finger soiling. Otherwise, a very nice copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 303 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

Image for Cities of the World: Their origin, progress, and present aspect.  Illustrated. Four volume set.

Cities of the World: Their origin, progress, and present aspect. Illustrated. Four volume set.

By: Edwin Hodder

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, Paris & New York, Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co.: 1882

Seller ID: 3878

Condition: Very Good


London, Paris & New York: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co.. Very Good. 1882. With scarce fourth volume. Half blind-ruled polished maroon calf over marbled boards. Partial gilt title to black morocco labels to spines; gilt volume numbers to spines. Red speckled edges. Colored endpapers. Bookplate of previous owner to front pastedowns of all volumes. A clean, attractive set without further markings. Please expect extra postage.; Large 8vo ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . View more info

Anvers, Liege, Namur et Le Hainaut: Monuments d'Architecture et de Sculpture, dessinés d'après nature et lithographiés en plusieurs teintes par F. Stroobant, accompagnés de notices historiques et archéologiques par F. Stappaerts

By: F. Stappaerts

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Brussels, C. Muquardt: 1857

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1823

Condition: Very Good


Brussels: C. Muquardt. Very Good. 1857. First. Hardcover. [40] pages, 30 leaves of plates ; 42 cm. Folio, half leather to marbled paper boards. Loss at spine with rubbing to tips, periphal foxing throughout. Volume II of II. ; Chromo-lithograph; Folio ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

Image for La Patriarcale Basilica Lateranense (Vol. 1 & 2) A. Kingsley Porter copy

La Patriarcale Basilica Lateranense (Vol. 1 & 2) A. Kingsley Porter copy

By: Filippo Gerardi

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Rome, Agostino Valentini: 1832-34

Seller ID: 2830

Condition: Very Good


Half vellum over marbled boards. Particulars in gilt on red morocco labels to spine. Stains to title page. Posthumous bequeathal bookplate from A. Kingsley Porter to Harvard College to front pastedown. A noted art historian and medievalist at Harvard, Porter was the subject of scandal regarding his sexuality which is speculated by some to be the reason behind his inexplicable disappearance from his castle in Ireland in 1933. Additional postage for overseas shipping. ; Vol. 1 & 2; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 82; 90 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

Image for Florida Architecture and Allied Arts

Florida Architecture and Allied Arts

By: Florida Architecture and Allied Arts

Price: $640.00

Publisher: Miami, The Miami Visitor Publishing Co., Inc.: N.D.

Seller ID: 3242

Condition: Very Good


Scarce. Black paper wraps. Photograph and title printed in silver to front cover. Front fly made of silver paper. Organized by architect featuring photographs, renderings and floorplans of commercial and residential projects located in South Florida including Miami, Miami Beach, Coral Gables, Ft. Lauderdale and Palm Beach; Hobe Sound and Winter Park circa mid/late 30's. Last third of book consists of advertisements for architects, contractors, designers, landscapers and building materials and manufacturers. A nice clean, crisp copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 4... View more info

Parallele De Plans Des Plus Belles Salles De Spectacles D'Italie Et De France, Avec Details De Machines Theatrales

By: Gabriel Pierre Martin Dumont

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Benjamin Blom, Inc.: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2729

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth boards with red title to front board and spine. Contains the entire set of plates from 1774 Paris edition (reproduced from a copy in the possession of the Royal Institute of British Architects) and, in an appendix, 16 plates and a portrait of the author from an edition of his collected works, Recueil de plusieurs parties de l'architecture.).; Folio 13" - 23" tall; [87] p. (chiefly illus., plans) pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. View more info

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Historic Houses of North Carolina

By: Harriette Kershaw Leiding

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Philadelphia & London, J.B. Lippincott Company: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4152

Condition: Very Good


Philadelphia & London: J.B. Lippincott Company. Very Good. 1921. First Edition. Sage cloth with particulars and decorations printed to front cover; markings to front hinge. Particulars printed to spine. Top edge gilt, others deckled. Binding shaken. Previous owner's name inked to front fly. Otherwise a nice clean copy. ; Large 8vo ; xvii, [i], 318 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edition. View more info

Image for Florida Architecture of Addison Mizner

Florida Architecture of Addison Mizner

By: Introduction by Ida M. Tarbell

Price: $1,110.00

Publisher: New York, William Helburn, Inc.: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3415

Condition: Very Good


New York: William Helburn, Inc.. Very Good. 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Marbled paper over orange buckram. Title printed to label to spine. Wear to head and tail of spine as well as corners and edges. Top edge gilt, fore edge deckled. Marbled endpapers with bookplate of previous owner to front pastedown. 185 plates, including portrait frontispiece of Mizner. Interior is bright and clean with very minor, infrequent foxing. A nice clean copy without further markings. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; [xxiv], 184, [i] pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. . First Edit... View more info