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Bauhaus Tel Aviv: An Architectural Guide

By: Cohen, Nahoum

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Batsford Ltd: 2003

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029170

ISBN: 0713487925

Condition: Very Good


Small format paperback, internally unmarked, tiny crease to lower left corner front panel, 276 pps. "Tel Aviv still has more than a thousand buildings in the Bauhaus idiom, usually inexpensive structures on small parcels of land, designed using simple geometry." View more info

The Barn Book

By: Corbett-Winder, Kate

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Ebury Press: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 025600

ISBN: 0091809282

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with minimal edgewear to boards. "An inspirational tour of converted barns, stables, granaries and cowsheds, tracked down in all corners of England, Scotland and Wales. Many owners are artists and architects whose imaginations have been challenged by the potential of a medieval monastic barn, a Palladian stable block or towering kopkiln." View more info

Dominique Perrault: Projects and Architecture

By: Crespi, Giovanna (editor); Stalder, Laurent (essay by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Distributed By Phaidon Press, Electra Architecture, Milan: 2002

Seller ID: 020531

ISBN: 1904313035

Condition: Very Good


Bump to lower edge of dust jacket (? production fault). View more info

Foster and Partners

By: Cuito, Aurora

Price: $25.00

Publisher: TeNeues Publishing Company: 2002

Seller ID: 029288

ISBN: 3823845209

Condition: New


English/German/French/Italian text. A brand new unmarked book with dust jacket. View more info

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Hopkins 2: The Work of Michael Hopkins and Partners

By: Davies, Colin

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Phaidon Inc Ltd: 2001

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020413

ISBN: 0714839256

Condition: New


The architecture of Michael Hopkins' formative years has evolved into something that defies easy stylistic categorization. In buildings such as the Glyndebourne Opera House, the Inland Revenue Centre and the New Parliamentary Building, a new individuality has emerged. These works have the uncompromising quality of certain nineteenth-century industrial buildings, yet they have gained acceptance among some of Britain's most ancient institutions. They are often hybrid creat... View more info

The Gothick Taste

By: Davis, Terence

Price: $45.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, David & Charles: 1974

Seller ID: 021957

ISBN: 0715366971

Condition: Very Good


"Over one hundred illustrations follow the style's vagaries from Sir Christopher Wren's noble churchs to the secular sumptuousness of William Porden's Eaton Hall and allow us to enjoy again this improbable, exotic and often magical moment in architectural history." In excellent, unmarked condition. D/W price-clipped and edgeworn with some loss to spine head and uneven fading to upper edge (now protected). View more info

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Christa De Carouge: Habit-Habitat

By: De Carouge, Christa

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Switzerland, Lars Muller Publishers: 2000

Seller ID: 023814

ISBN: 3907078152

Condition: Near Fine


English language edition. Beautifully produced with padded textured cloth boards. Survey of 2 decades of work by the noted Swiss-based fashion designer; includes the original sample of black silk crepe de chine which was issued with the book. View more info

Art and Architecture of the Nineteenth Century : Australia and the West - Reader

By: De Jong, Ursula et al

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Australia, Deakin University: 1993

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 024520

ISBN: 0730016005

Condition: Very Good


PO name/date to contents page otherwise internally unmarked. Minimal shelfwear to wraps. View more info

Artificial Sunshine: A Social History of Lighting

By: Dillon, Maureen

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, National Trust: 2003

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029459

ISBN: 0707802881

Condition: Brand New


Why artificial sunshine? Today we can light our homes at the flick of a switch, turning night into day. Only when things go wrong, like a power outage, can we appreciate the experience of our ancestors, who after sunset, had to shut down their working lives. For the poor, the source of light was from the hearth, supplemented by rushlight, tallow dip and oil lamps. The rich could light their homes with candles of wax, but contemporary accounts make clear that sumptuous li... View more info

Kisho Kurokawa : Selected and Current Works : Master Architect Seriesrks

By: Dobney, Stephen (edited by)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Australia, Images Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: 025214

ISBN: 1875498222

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked "gift quality" book. D/W back flap with diagonal crease top left corner. View more info

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The Third Skin : architecture, Technology & Environment

By: Drake, Scott

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of New South Wales Press: 2007

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020933

ISBN: 0868409316

Condition: Good


Creasing to upper right corner front panel and through to first ew pages, some blue highlighting and pencil underlining. View more info

Victorian Icon: The Royal Exhibition Building Melbourne

By: Dunstan, David; The Exhibition Trustees

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Melbourne, The Exhibiton Trusteees/Australian Scholarly Publishing: 1996

Edition: First

Seller ID: 028716

ISBN: 1875606297

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked book with a sl. faded dust jacket (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). This magnificent building is located in the Carlton Gardens, just five minutes' walk from Page Two Bookshop. It was constructed for the Melbourne International Exhibition of 1880-1881, and was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2004.. View more info

Old colonial buildings of Australia

By: Dupain, Max

Price: $155.00

Publisher: Methuen Australia: 1980

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed By Max Dupain on Title Page

Seller ID: 030157

ISBN: 0454002467

Condition: Very Good


Minimal edgewear to spine ends and boards. Signed on title page - Max Dupain '80. D/W in very good condition with sl. foxing to verso (now protected by removable clear archival plastic cover). View more info

Morris Lapidus: Architect of the American Dream

By: Duttmann, Martina;Schneider, Friederike

Price: $155.00

Publisher: Basel, Berlin, Boston, Birkhauser Verlag: 1992

Edition: Presume First

Seller ID: 021171

ISBN: 0817627677

Condition: Very Good


In excellent, unmarked and apparently unread condition. View more info

A Skilled Hand and Cultivated Mind : A Guide to the Architecture and Art of RMIT University

By: Edquist, Harriet; Grierson, Elizabeth

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, RMIT: 2008

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030363

ISBN: 1921166916

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked copy in excellent condition. View more info

Outside Inside Out Inside Outside in

By: Emery, Garry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Australia, The Images Publishing Group: 2002

Edition: First

Seller ID: 023020

ISBN: 1876907304

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked near fine condition View more info

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Neufert Architects' Data: Second International Edition

By: Ernst Neufert

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Blackwell Science: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 030954

ISBN: 0632023392

Condition: Very Good


Covered in none-removable clear plastic, internally unmarked and in very good condition. Second (International) English edition. View more info

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Architecture of Change 2: Sustainability and Humanity in the Built Environment

By: Feiress; Kristin; Feireiss, Lukas

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Berlin, Die Gestalten Verlag: 2009

Seller ID: 024974

ISBN: 3899552636

Condition: New - Near Fine


Unmarked and in as new condition except for two small bumps to lower edges. Beautifully produced on matte paper, it is "an unrivalled collection of the most innovative architecture projects that combine cretivity, scientific knowledcge, technical innovation, social engagement and a strong sense of responsibility to address evironmental challenges." View more info

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Makers of Modern Architecture : From Frank Lloyd Wright to Frank Gehry

By: Filler, Martin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York Review Books: 2007

Seller ID: 024472

ISBN: 1590172272

Condition: New


"Filler's passionate observations on architecture and art, morality, commerce, and politics will ignite debates for years to come." View more info

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Buddhist Art and Architecture

By: Fisher, Robert E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Thames & Hudson: 1993

Seller ID: 019181

ISBN: 0500202656

Condition: Very Good


To guide and inspire believers, innumerable symbols and images were made, beginning in India in the 3rd century BC. This phenomenally diverse tradition includes not only frescoes, relief carvings, colossal statues, silk embroideries and bronze ritual objects but also rock-cut shrines with a thousand Buddhas, the glorious stupas of South-East Asia and the pagodas of the Far East, the massive "mandala in stone" of Borobudur in Java and entire 13th-century temple complexes ... View more info