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Rockefeller Center.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Rockefeller Center, Inc: no date

Seller ID: 5748

Condition: Very Good condition


Unpaged(approx. 75 pages); 4to; photo illustrated black paper over boards; full page half-tone photographs throughout of buildings, grounds, interiors. Rubbing to corners & edges. View more info

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Pencil Poit Series of Comparative Architecutural Details.

By: (Collected by Daniel W. B. Warner at Auburn, N. Y., 1941).

Price: $300.00

Publisher: (Progressive Architecture): 1936-1940

Seller ID: 8091

Condition: Very Good condition


Apparently an abstract of the Pencil Point Series, "Daniel W. B. Warner, collected at Auburn, N. Y., 1941" written in pen on front gray endpaper. Also appears to be a unique binding of blue burlap over red card stock, metal spiral spine; over 300 pages with 13 tabs seperating the sections: (Antonin) Raymond; Flat Roof; Interiors; Lighting; Minor Bldgs.; Portches; Ext. Doors; Stairs; Stonework; Glass; Windows; Fireplaces; Misc. Each section with halftone photogra... View more info

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Louis Christian Mullgardt 1866-1942. An exhibition marking the centennial year of the architect's birth. Art Gallery, University of California, Santa Barbara; The M. H. de Young Memorial Museum, San Francisco.

By: (MULLGARDT, LOUIS).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: (Regents of the University of California): 1966

Seller ID: 8127

Condition: Fine condition


39 pp.; sq. 8vo; pictorial brown wrappers; b&w photographs and plans throughout. Includes notes, bibliography, chronology. Mullgardt, a native of Missouri began studying architecture in St. Louis, with further studies at Harvard and in Euripe, before beginning to design in Chicago. He moved to San Francisco in 1905 to establish a solo office becoming associated with the First Bay Tradition. View more info

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The International Competition for the Phoebe Hearst Architectural Plan for the University of California.

By: (UNIVERITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY).

Price: $350.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Trustees of the Phoebe A. Hearst Architectural Plan: (1899)

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8239

Condition: Very Good condition


Oblong 4to. (10 x 14 inches). 152pp.; original printed wrappers, stabbed & tied at inner margin. Profusely illustrated with photographic plates, drawings and plans including a portrait of Mrs. Hearst, portraits of the six members of the jury, 3 shots of the jury deliberating on the site. Laid in is a folded 23" x 10", 1933 map of the campus and a 19" x 13.5" folded section from California Architect and Building News, illustrating the General Elevation and... View more info

Image for [Two Items] The International Competition for the Phoebe Hearst Architectural Plan for the University of California, together with a promotional booklet: California's Memorial Stadium.

[Two Items] The International Competition for the Phoebe Hearst Architectural Plan for the University of California, together with a promotional booklet: California's Memorial Stadium.

By: (UNIVERITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY).

Price: $350.00

Publisher: San Francisco, The Trustees of the Phoebe A. Hearst Architectural Plan: 1899

Seller ID: 8240

Condition: Good Condition


Oblong 4to. (10 x 14 inches). 152pp.; original printed wrappers, stabbed & tied at inner margin. Profusely illustrated with photographic plates, drawings and plans including a portrait of Mrs. Hearst, portraits of the six members of the jury, 3 shots of the jury deliberating on the site. Covers soiled; corners chipped with closed tear to cover foot of spine and a triangular 1" piece out bottom edge.A record of the Hearst competition for the Berkeley campus re... View more info

Image for (2 Titles) 1. Antonin Raymond, His Work in Japan 1920-1935, Preface by Elie Faure, and an article by Antonin and Noemi P. Raymond,  edited by Katsuya Nakamura; (together with) 2. Antonin Raymond Architectural Details, 1938..

(2 Titles) 1. Antonin Raymond, His Work in Japan 1920-1935, Preface by Elie Faure, and an article by Antonin and Noemi P. Raymond, edited by Katsuya Nakamura; (together with) 2. Antonin Raymond Architectural Details, 1938. .

By: Antonin Raymond, edited by Katsuya Nakamura.

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Johnan Shoin; Antonin Raymond: 1935,1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8090

Condition: Near Fine condition


1.) Work in Japan: 104 pp.; oblong 4to in limp, coarse cloth binding with metal spiral spine; halftone photographs throughout, with plans. Text in English, French, Japanese, with captions in English & Japanese. 2.) Architectural Details is a 2nd Printing: first three leaves including title & forward printed on Japanese paper, front endpaper with ownership signature of architect Daniel B. Warner - 1939; 116 pp.; 4to; bound in brown burlap with metal spiral spine; halftone... View more info

Image for Richard Neutra: 1961-66. Buildings and Projects. Realisations et Projets. Bauten und Projekte..

Richard Neutra: 1961-66. Buildings and Projects. Realisations et Projets. Bauten und Projekte. .

By: Boesiger, W., editor.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: N.Y., Praeger: (1966)

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6551

Condition: Fine condition in Very Good dust jacket, in protective mylar wrap


256 pp.; oblong 8vo; tan coarse cloth lettered in blue; in dust jacket with light wear at edges, half-inch closed tear bottom front edge; light tanning to extremities and portion of front cover. More than 500 photographs, line drawings, and plans demonstrating Neutra's unique approach to architectural design. Text in English, French, and German. View more info

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Herreros y Forjadores Poblanos. (Blacksmiths & Forgers of Puebla)

By: CERVANTES, ENRIQUE A.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Mexico, Manuel Casas: 1933

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8133

Condition: Very Good condition


No. 569 of 1000; 71 loose leaves on heavy paper; 4to; in plaid portfolio with paper title labels front cover & spine, string ties; 24 plates of drawings and 14 tipped-in photographs showing ornamental iron work including balconies, railings, banisters, gates, lock & key designs. Minor tanning and occasional thumbing to the edges of some leaves. View more info

2 Items: Santa Cruz Historic Building Survey. Together with Historic Preservation Plan, Santa Cruz, California, 1974.

By: Charles Hall Page & Associates, Inc.; City Planning Dept., Santa Cruz.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Santa Cruz, Charles Hall Page; City Planning Dept., Santa Cruz: 1976

Seller ID: 5607

Condition: Near Fine condition


Item 1: 200 pp.; oblong 8vo (8.25" x 11"); white wrappers; black & white photographs of buildings throughout, most three to a page, with descriptive captions with ratings, Poor, Fair, Excellant, Good, etc.; full page maps. Item 2: 49 pp.; oblong 8vo; printed purple wrappers in slide binding; full page drawings with facing text; maps. Laid in is a Task Force on Older Buildings - Findings, 1974, 8 pp., printed two up and stapled. A bit of age tonining to the spine... View more info

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The Urban Aesthetic: Evolution of a Survey System.

By: COLE, MARGARET VAN BARNEVELD.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: no place, Privately Printed: 1960

Seller ID: 8132

Condition: Fine condition


130 pp.; 8.5" x 13"; printed glassine over pictorial gray wrappers; spiral bound; black & whtie photographs, drawings throughout. In slipcase.A detailed study of a four block sample on San Francisco's Russian Hill, in answer to the question, "what are the elements of an urban aesthetic?" View more info

Palazzi of Tuscany.

By: CRESTI, CARLO; CLAUDIO RENDINA; PHOTOS BY MASSIMO LISTRI.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Konemann: 2000

Seller ID: 8105

ISBN: 3829063970

Condition: As New


320 pp.; folio; cloth in dust jacket, still in original shrinkwrap. View more info

Westminster Abbey and The Cathedrals of England.

By: Deans Farrar, Millman, Stanley.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philidelphia, John C. Winston: 1895

Seller ID: 3705

Condition: Very Good condition


[214] pp.; 4to; original gilt stamped burgundy cloth; title page printed in red & black; black & white photographs throughout including many full page. Ownership signature on front pastedown; light wear at extremites. A bright copy. View more info

Patios, Stairways and Iron-lace Balconies of Old New Orleans, a series of photographs by Eugene A. Delcroix.

By: DELCROIX, EUGENE A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Orleans, Harmanson: 1938

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 8125

Condition: Good Condition


92 pp., frontis photo; 4to; pictorial tan & black wrappers; full page black & white images throughout with facing captions. Foxing to foredge and leading edges of endpapers. Images very clean. View more info

Arts & Architecture, The Entenza Years.

By: Goldstein, Barbara, editor, with an essay by Esther McCoy.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA; London, The MIT Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6092

ISBN: 0262071312

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket, with protective mylar wrap


248 pp.; folio; black cloth in pictorial jacket; copiously illustrated with black & white photographs; plans, and other reproductions. View more info

Image for French Provincial Architecture: As Shown in Various Examples of Town & Country Houses, Shops & Public Places Adaptable to American Conditions.

French Provincial Architecture: As Shown in Various Examples of Town & Country Houses, Shops & Public Places Adaptable to American Conditions.

By: GOODWIN, PHILIP LIPPINCOTT AND HENRY OOTHOUT MILLIKEN.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: N.Y., Scribner's: 1924

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8094

Condition: Very Good condition


Folio; black half-cloth lettered in gilt and paper over boards lettered in black; 26 pp.,text; plates consist of 40 drawings including plans, elevations, etc., and 94 black & white photographs including many sharp gravure images. Moderate rubbing to spine edges; covers somewhat darkened with some soil & a light stain rear top edge, moderate rubbing and wear to edges and corner tips. Book solid; Plates clean. View more info

The Simple Home.

By: Keeler, Charles Augustus.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Peregrine Smith: 1978

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 8002

ISBN: 0879050578

Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket


Cloth-backed green paper over boards in plain glassine jacket with a nick at edge. Black & white photographs. A reprint of the original 1904 edition.Dedicated to Charles Maybeck, this book is a polemic against the shams and gingerbread of the Victorian age, celebrating a truer, more simple vision. View more info

The Third Rome, 1870-1950, Traffic and Glory. an exhibition organized by the University Art Museum, Berkeley om collaboration with the Gabinetto Fotografico Nazionale, Rome.

By: Kostof, Spiro.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University Art Museum: 1973

Seller ID: 4011

Condition: Fine condition


88 pp.; 4to; black wrappers stamped in blind; black & white photographs, maps & plans; reproductions. View more info

(2 Titles on New York) Art Deco New York, together with New York (a pictorial guide book).

By: LOWE, DAVID GARRARD; CHRISTINE METZGER, EDITED BY, PHOTOGRAPHY BY BERND OBERMANN.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Watson-Guptill; Konemann: 2004,2002

Seller ID: 8113

ISBN: 0823002845

Condition: Fine condition


4tos, in dust jackets. Deco: 214 pages. black & white photos and other reproductions, some color. NY: 296 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps, still in original shrinkwrap. View more info

Guide to SF Architecture; Wolfe, Bahaus to Your House, Epic of Gigamesh.

By: Misc.

Price: $11.00

Seller ID: 5823

Condition: Fine condition


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The Forum of Trajan in Rome: A Study in Monuments (3 Volumes). Architectural reconstructions by Kevin Lee Sarring and James E. Packer.

By: Packer, James E.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Berkeley & Los Angeles, University Of California Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5447

Condition: Very Good condition


Folio; bound in gold cloth with paper spine labels. Volume 1. errata affixed to front endpaper; xxx, 498 pp., color frontis illustration; 154 figures including half-tones, color reproductions, period reproductions from drawings & engravings, architectural plans, etc. Volume 2. xiv, unpaginated, 251 plates including half-tones, architectural drawings, plans; microfiche packet, list of microfiche in rear pocket. Volume 3: portfolio of 35 (0-34) large fold-out plans, drawi... View more info