Category: Architecture


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Rockefeller Center.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

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

Seller ID: 5748

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

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

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

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.


Price: $45.00

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

Seller ID: 8127

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

(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

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

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

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


Price: $150.00

Publisher: Mexico, Manuel Casas: 1933

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 8133

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

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

The Urban Aesthetic: Evolution of a Survey System.


Price: $100.00

Publisher: no place, Privately Printed: 1960

Seller ID: 8132

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.


Price: $40.00

Publisher: Konemann: 2000

Seller ID: 8105

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

[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.


Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Orleans, Harmanson: 1938

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 8125

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

Domestic Architecture of the San Francisco Bay Region. (with additional ephemera) (A catalog of an exhibition held at the] San Francisco Museum of Art, Sept. 16, Oct. 30, 1949.)


Price: $125.00

Publisher: San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Art: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8130

(28) pp.; 4to; gray card covers; 15 plates containing b&w photographs. Laid in and attached by a rusty paper clip: business card for Geller and Ross, Library Consultants (with rust imprint); a typed sales sheet on Coldwell Banker letterhead for a Pacific Heights property at 2772 Scott St., San Francisco. The sheet names Gardner Daily (a contributor to the above catalog), as the builder, but his name is crossed out in pen, and the sheet is signed by Gardner Dailey in the ... 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

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

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: $300.00

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

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8094

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, moderate rubbing and wear to edges and corner tips. Plates clean. View more info

Cities (signed by the author).


Price: $60.00

Publisher: N.Y., Reinhold: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8129

224 pp.; oblong 8vo; beige cloth lettered in black; black & white photograph, plans, drawings throughout. Foxing to cloth, particularly toward front foredge. Signed on half-title by author. View more info

The Simple Home.

By: Keeler, Charles Augustus.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Peregrine Smith: 1978

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 8002

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

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

Le Corbusier, Et Pierre Jeanneret. Oeuvre Complete De 1929-1934. Publiee par Willy Boesiger, Zurich. Introduction et textes par Le Corbusier.


Price: $100.00

Publisher: Erlenbach Zurich, Les Editions D'Architecture: 1946

Edition: Troisieme Edition.

Seller ID: 8131

208 pp.; oblong 4to; beige cloth lettered in blue; black & white photographs, plans, drawings, throughout. View more info

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


Price: $50.00

Publisher: Watson-Guptill; Konemann: 2004,2002

Seller ID: 8113

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

Maybeck, The Family View.

By: Maybeck, Jacomena.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berkeley, Berkeley Architectural Heritage Assoc.: 1980

Seller ID: 5879

39 pp.; 8vo; red wrappers; b&w photos. Light tanning top margin above title.The author's memoirs of her father-in-law, the famous architect, Bernard Maybeck. View more info