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Styles of Ornament: A Pictorial Survey of Six Thousand Years of Ornamental Design

By: Speltz, Alexander

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Grammercy: 1994

Seller ID: 024881

ISBN: 051710170X

Condition: Very Good


First published in Germany in 1904, this is perhaps the most comprehensive survey, and certianly one of the best organised and most accessible collections, of decorative ornament and architectural design ever compiled." Small remainder mark to upper fore-edges, otherwise unmarked. View more info

Architectural Detailing Residential Interiors

By: Staebler, Wendy W.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Watson-Guptill: 1990

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029670

ISBN: 0823002535

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy, lower corners lightly bumped. From modestly budgeted projects ot the most costly, from city apartments to large private houses, this book shocases some of today's most elegant and imaginative work in residential interiors. View more info

Country Houses of England

By: Stoeltie; Barbara; Stoeltie, Rene

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Taschen: 1999

Seller ID: 028350

ISBN: 3822865265

Condition: As New


English/French, German text. Designed with the usual Taschen flair with padded illustrated boards and superb photography. View more info

The Edifice Complex : How the Rich and Powerful Shape the World

By: Sudjic, Deyan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Penguin: 2005

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 017427

ISBN: 0713997621

Condition: Nr. Fine


"Explores the intimate relationship between buildings, power, money and politics in society." View more info

Building Specifications : Principles and Practice

By: Sumner Smith, T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson's Scientific and Technical Publications:

Seller ID: 024062

Condition: Very Good


No date, c. 1940s. internally unmarked, green boards clean, fore-edges lightly tanned and sl. foxed. View more info

Pierre Chareau : designer and Architect

By: Taylor, Brian Brace

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Germany, Taschen: 1992

Seller ID: 017963

ISBN: 3822893412

Condition: Very Good


English/French/German text, blue ink smudge to publication page (? fingerprint), minimal shelfwear to wraps. View more info

The Provencal House: Architecture and Interiors

By: Thornycroft, Johanna; Einsiedel, Andreas Von

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Scriptum Editions: 2003

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 028349

ISBN: 1902686268

Condition: As New


An unmarked "gift quality" bookin excellent condition.The Provencal house has a timeless and enduring appeal,. Built of rough or cut stone, or rendered and washed with colour, there is simplicity and honesty about the vernacular architecurre of Provence that lures people from all over the world to this most acclaimed and frquently visited region of France. View more info

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Tony Hunt's Sketchbook

By: Tony Hunt

Price: $65.00

Publisher: U.K., Architectural Press: 1999

Edition: First

Seller ID: 030550

ISBN: 0750642084

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy with minimal edgewear to wraps. "Drawing is an importamt tool for initial communication of ideas. Design concepts originate in the mind and are transferred roughly and quickly to paper as freehand sketches. These sketches illustrate alternative structural concepts, ideas and details for discussion with the design team." View more info

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Toyo Ito

By: Toyo Ito

Price: $110.00

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press Inc.: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: 027995

ISBN: 0714845051

Condition: As New


An unmarked "as new" copy. Includes essays written by the architect on the creative process behind his projects, as well as an introduction by the eminent architect Riken Yamamoto and exploratory essays by Dana Bunmtrock and Taro Igarashi. View more info

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Arts and Crafts

By: Turgeon, Kitty;Rust, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Friedman/Fairfax Publishers: 1997

Seller ID: 026573

ISBN: 156799363X

Condition: Nr. Fine


An unmarked "gift quality" book in excellent condition. "Captures the beauty and timelessness of Craftsman houses, furniture, lamps, textiles, and more - is sure to provide a wealth of inspiration for decorating in the Arts and Crafts style." View more info

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Atelier Van Lieshout

By: Van Lieshout, Joop; Allen, Jennifer et al

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Rotterdam, NAi Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 024067

ISBN: 9056624822

Condition: Very Good


"This richly illustrated publication provids an overview of AVL's often provocative work: from art objects, items of furniture and mobile architecture to wholly self-sufficient survival campers, autonomous communes and surrealistic architectural projects." View more info

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Design City Melbourne

By: Van Schaik, Leo; Gollings, John

Price: $65.00

Publisher: U.K., John Wiley: 2006

Seller ID: 029569

ISBN: : 047001640X

Condition: As New


An unmarked "gift quality" book. "Beautifully illustrated with the photography of John Gollings, this title provides a dynamic portrait of a vibrant city with a sophisticated design culture." View more info

The Practice of Practice : Research in the medium of Design

By: Van Schaik, Leon (editor)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, RMIT: 2004

Seller ID: 029419

ISBN: 0864592477

Condition: As New


An unmarked copy in excellent condition. 268 pps. View more info

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Atlas of Eco Architecture

By: Vidiella, Alex Sanchez

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Loft Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 028228

ISBN: 8492731710

Condition: Nr. Fine


English/Spanish/German/Dutch text. This is a large and heavy book and additional postage will be required for overseas orders. Internally it is in pristine, new condition with minimal edgewear to spine ends and corners. View more info

City Apartments : Essential Tips

By: Vidiella, Alex Sanchez

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Barcelona, Loft Publication: 2014

Seller ID: 028513

ISBN: 8499364616

Condition: As New


504 pps. in as new unmarked condition."Amongst the pages of this book, youwill find examples of contemporary designooers that stylishly maximise available space by using versatile furniture and multipurpose structural elements. Each project is accompanied by photographs, plans, descriptive texts and practical advice." View more info

Marcel Breuer: Design and Architecture

By: Von Vegesack, Alexander (edited by)

Price: $245.00

Publisher: Vitra Design Museum: 2003

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029397

ISBN: 3931936422

Condition: As New


An unmarked copy in "as new" condition, complete with original black ribbon marker. This is a large and heavy book and additional postage will be requested for overseas destinations. View more info

Dream Home

By: Wakely, Mark

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 2003

Edition: First/First Printing

Seller ID: 026335

ISBN: 1865085480

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, fore-edges lightly tanned, no creasing to spine, minimal edgewear to wraps. View more info

Peter Walker and Partners : Landscape Architecture Defining the Craft

By: Walker, Peter; Gillette, Jane Brown

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 2005

Seller ID: 021211

ISBN: 0500342075

Condition: Nr. Fine


A brand new, unread book with minimal shelfwear to dust jacket. View more info

Australian Style

By: Walter, Betsy; Wright, Jean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Weldon Publishing: 1991

Edition: First

Seller ID: 024564

ISBN: 1863021604

Condition: Very Good


An unmarked copy. Top right corner half title page cut away (? remove PO details). No other apparent defects. "In close to 600 magnificent colour photographs, the story of Australian design is told as never before, with chapters on every aspect of inner and outer Australian space." View more info

The City Square

By: Webb, Michael;Cabra, Raul;Bartolucci, Marisa

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1990

Seller ID: 025002

ISBN: 0500341133

Condition: Very Good


Internally unmarked, minimal edgewear to boards.Small closed tear to lower front flap fold (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover) View more info