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121 GOULD, SCOTT AND OLENCKI, MARK. Spartanburg: Portrait Of The Good Life.
Towery Publishing Inc., Memphis: 1993. 1881096041 / 9781881096047 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A proud portrait of this progressive city nestled in Upstate South Carolina. Presents an affectionate overview of a community that has "used its mill village past and hard-earned grit and backbone to build the kind of city where seventh-generation native sons can share an iced tea with the newest German family on the block." Contains a diverse collection of 170 photographs of Spartanburg, the home of BMW's only North American manufacturing facility. 
Price: 41.56 USD
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122 GREIFF, CONSTANCE WITH A FOEWORD BY JAMES BIDDLE. Lost America: From The Atlantic To The Mississippi.
The Pyne Press, Princeton: 1975. 0878610081 / 9780878610082 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A unique and dramatic pictorial record of the cultural heritage of landmark office buildings, homes, stores, mills, theaters, broad tree-lined avenues which have been and continue to be destroyed in the name of progress. Inc.ludes an Index. "The most persuasive, intelligent argument yet presented for preservation of America's historic buildings." -- The New York Times Book Review 
Price: 13.40 USD
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123 GREIFF, CONSTANCE. Lost America: From The Mississippi To The Pacific.
The Pyne Press, Princeton: 1974. 0878610847 / 9780878610846 s Softcover. Good condition. 
A unique and dramatic pictorial record of the cultural heritage of landmark office buildings, homes, stores, mills, theaters, broad tree-lined avenues which have been and continue to be destroyed in the name of progress. Inc.ludes an Index. "The most persuasive, intelligent argument yet presented for preservation of America's historic buildings." -- The New York Times Book Review 
Price: 28.26 USD
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124 GRODECKI, LOUIS; PRACHE, ANNE AND RECHT, ROLAND (CONTRIBUTIONS). Gothic Architecture.
Rizzoli, New York: 1985. 0847804739 / 9780847804733 First U.S. Paperback Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Examines the widely varied historical and geographical loci of the Gothic Style, not only in France where it originated, but also in England, Germany, Austria, Spain, Italy and Portugal. Both secular and religious structures, such as the cathedrals of Chartres, Canterbury, Milan and Barcelona are placed in their proper artistic context. Diagrams, floor plans, and reconstruction of the magnificent and diverse buildings are among the 300 illustrations accompanying the text. Includes an Index. 
Price: 87.83 USD
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125 GUERRERA, GIUSEPPI (A CURA DI / EDITOR); CULOTTA, PASQUALE (PREFACE); FRAMPTON, KENNETH (INTRODUCTION). New York Architects.
Medina, Palermo: 1987. First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 
This is based on the exhibition of New York architects held in Sicily from February 21, 1987 to March 28, 1987. Text is in English and Italian and contains a number of full-color illustrations. Architects included are Livio Dimitriu, Michael Fieldman, Steven Forman, James Ingo Freed, Charles Gwathmey, Robert Siegel, Laurie Hawkinson, Henry Smith-Miller, Steven Holl, Richard Meier, Jose Oubrerie, Peter Pran, Carlos Zapata, Tod Williams, Harry Wolf, and Giuseppe Zambonini. 
Price: 47.50 USD
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126 GUTMAN, RICHARD J. S. American Diner: Then And Now.
HarperPerennial, New York: 1993. 0060969563 / 9780060969561 First Edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
A history of the favorite American eating place. With 275 photographs in color and black-and-white, the majority previously unpublished, this book is a landmark work on the subject. This all-new volume takes a fresh look at the American Diner - where it has been, where it is now, and where it is going. It also includes a state-by-state directory "Where the Diners Are," listing hundeds of locations of currently operating diners. "Everything we would want to know about diners, from their architecture to their occupants and even, on occasion, to their menus." - The New York Times 
Price: 15.68 USD
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127 GUTMAN, RICHARD J. S.; KAUFMAN, ELLIOTT. American Diner.
Harper & Row, New York: 1979. 0060908114 / 9780060908119 s Softcover. Fair reading copy has slight chips to cover. 
The 100-year-old history of this American institution is like a nostalgic trip into the past. The book is dotted with marvelous anecdotes, and the reader will be amazed by the picturesque variety of diners from the horse drawn wagons to the immobile architectural structures of our space age. Includes an Index. 
Price: 17.10 USD
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128 HADLOW, ROBERT W. Elegant Arches, Soaring Spans: C. B. Mccullough, Oregon's Master Bridge Builder.
Oregon State University Press, Corvallis. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Conde Balcom McCullough ranks as a modern bridge builder of national and international acclaim. This first major study of McCullough traces the Professional life of a brilliant engineer and builder renowned for his elegant, cost-efficient, custom-designed spans. McCullough's legacy lies in the nearly 600 bridges he and his staff designed and built in Oregon during the years between the two world wars, most notably several beautiful bridges along the Oregon Coast Highway, bridges he called "jeweled clasps in a wonderful string of pearls." Trained as a civil engineer, McCullough came to Oregon in 1916, drawn by the state's dire need for bridges and its drive to "lift its feet out of the winter's mud and summer's dust." After developing the engineering program at Oregon Agricultural College (now Oregon State University), McCullough was named the state's bridge engineer. He became an impassioned promoter of state-sponsored bridge building that incorporated engineering efficiency with economic practicality and aesthetic appeal. McCullough's long career with the State Highway Department left a legacy of bridge building in Oregon unequaled in the twentieth century. In 1999, Engineering News-Record recognized McCullough as one of the most important bridge engineers of the past 125 years. He was an innovator in twentieth-century reinforced-concrete arch construction and built one of the first concrete tied-arch bridges in the United States. McCullough's bridges are rich in aesthetic detail; the finest among them are embellished with arch crowns, Art Deco-inspired pylons and obelisks, Gothic piers, towering spires, and arched railing panels. Illustrated with historic photographs and drawings, Robert Hadlow's definitive and highly readable biography will delight bridge buffs and engineering enthusiasts everywhere. It will also be of great interest to Oregon coast visitors and residents, and to students of transportation and technology history. 
Price: 23.70 USD
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129 HAIDER, EDGARD. Verlorne Pracht: Geschichten Von Zerstorten Bauten.
Gerstenberg Verlag, Hildesheim: 2006. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
Eines haben das prunkvolle Wiener Palais der Familie Rothschild und die alte Markthalle von Hannover gemeinsam: Mit anderen auffalligen Bauten pragten sie das Gesicht ihrer Stadt. Und es gibt sie nicht mehr. Beide existieren nur noch in der Erinnerung und auf alten Abbildungen. 
Price: 116.85 USD
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130 HAIKO, PETER (SELECTION & COMMENTARY). Architecture Of The Early Xx. Century.
Rizzoli, New York: 1989. 0847810836 / 9780847810833 First United States Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket and protective mylar covering. Very good condition. 
The Architecture of the 20th Century, published as the Journal of Modern Architecture by Ernst Wasmuth in Berlin with annual volumes appearing from 1901 to 1914, provides a unique documentation of that architechture of the early twentieth century regarded by contemporary observers as the definitive architect of modern times: an architecture which shaped the lace of the emerging metropolises in the early 1900s to a far greater extent than did the few singular incunabula of Modernism. Text is in English, German and French. 
Price: 90.90 USD
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131 HAILEY, CHARLIE. Campsite: Architectures Of Duration And Place.
Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge and London: 2008. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
Camping is perhaps the quintessential American activity. In one sense, we camp to escape, to retreat, to "find" ourselves. The camp is then a home-away-from-home where we might rethink a deliberate life. We also camp to find a new collective space where family and society converge. Many of us have been to day camp or grew up attending summer camps, and the legacies of these childhood havens run deep within the American conscience. In Campsite, Charlie Hailey provides a highly original and artfully composed interpretation of the cultural significance and inherently paradoxical nature of camps and camping in contemporary American society. Offering a new understanding of the complex relationship between place, time, and architecture in our increasingly mobile culture, Hailey explores campsites as places that necessitate a unique combination of contrasting qualities, such as locality and foreignness, mobility and fixity, temporality and permanence, and public domesticity. Camping methods have their origins in the rigid flexibility of the process. We leave home, we arrive at a site, we clear an area, we make and then finally break camp before departing. The phases of this sequence are at once rigorous and indistinct. To understand this paradox, Hailey emphasizes the role of process throughout the text. He constructs a philosophical framework that elucidates the "placefulness"Ņor sense of placeŅof such temporary constructions, and provides alternative understandings of how one thinks of the home, as well as public versus private dwelling spaces. Historically, camps have been used as places for scouting out future towns, for clearing provisional spaces that have multiple functions, and for making semipermanent homes-away-from-home. To understand how "cultures of camping" develop and accommodate this dynamic mix of permanence and flexibility, Hailey looks at three basic qualities of the camp: as a site for place-making, as a populist precursor for modern built environments, and as a "method." Hailey's creative and philosophical approach to camps and camping allows him to construct links between such diverse projects as the "philosophers' camps" of the mid-nineteenth century, the idiosyncratic camping clubs which arose with the automobile culture in the early 1920s, and more recent uses of campsites as temporary housing for those displaced by Hurricane Katrina. As Hailey explains, camping practices remind us that our places, our built environments, our homes are constantly being made, constructed, and always becoming. With Campsite, Hailey makes a singular and significant contribution to current studies of place, American studies, and vernacular architecture while also reinventing methods of research in cultural studies, architecture theory, and geography. Charlie Hailey teaches design, theory, and history in the School of Architecture at the University of Florida. He is a registered architect who has worked with the designer-builders Jersey Devil. 
Price: 37.95 USD
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132 HAMLIN, TALBOT. Architecture Through The Ages.
G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York: 1940. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. 

Price: 28.74 USD
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133 HAMMETT, JERILOU & WRIGLEY, MAGGIE (EDITORS). The Architecture Of Change: Building A Better World.
University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque: 2013. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
A collection of articles that demonstrates the power of the human spirit to transform the environments in whch we live. This inspiring book profiles people who refused to accept that things couldn't change, who saw the possibility of making things better, and didn't hesitate to act. Breaking down the stereotypes surrounding "socially engaged architecture," this book shows who can actually impact the lives of communities. Like Bernard Rudofsky's seminal Adventure Without Architects, it explores communal architecture produced not by specialists but by people, drawing on their common lives and experiences, who have a unique insight into their particular needs and environments. These unsung heros are teachers and artists, immigrants and activists, grandmothers in the projects, students and planners, architects and residents of some of our poorest places. Running through their stories is a constant theme of social justice as an underlying principle of the built environment. This book is about opening one's eyes to new ways of interpreting the world, and how to go about changing it. 7 x 10 in. 328 pages 113 halftones. Jerilou Hammett and Kingsley Hammett cofounded DESIGNER/builder: A Journal of the Human Environment. Together they wrote The Essence of Santa Fe: From a Way of Life to a Style and coedited The Suburbanization of New York: Is the World's Greatest City Becoming Just Another Town? Maggie Wrigley lives in New York City. She works with the squatters' movement and the Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space. Her work has appeared in DESIGNER/builder, The Suburbanization of New York, and the New York Daily News. 
Price: 47.45 USD
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134 HARRIS, JAMES. Fractal Architecture: Organic Design Philosophy In Theory And Practice.
University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque: . s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Throughout history, nature has served as an inspiration for architecture and designers have tried to incorporate the harmonies and patterns of nature into architectural form. Alberti, Charles Renee Macintosh, Frank Lloyd Wright, and Le Courbusier are just a few of the well- known figures who have taken this approach and written on this theme. With the development of fractal geometry--the study of intricate and interesting self- similar mathematical patterns--in the last part of the twentieth century, the quest to replicate nature's creative code took a stunning new turn. Using computers, it is now possible to model and create the organic, self-similar forms of nature in a way never previously realized. In Fractal Architecture, architect James Harris presents a definitive, lavishly illustrated guide that explains both the "how"" and "why"" of incorporating fractal geometry into architectural design. 8.5 x 11 in. 424 pages 360 color illustrations, 7 drawings, 52 halftones, 1 chart. James Harris is an architect in New York, where he is a senior vice-president of The Related Companies. Among his commercial real estate projects are the Time Warner Center and the MIMA Complex at 42nd Street, as well as many other apartment and office structures and hotels. "Architect Harris explores the role of fractal geometry in architecture in this beautiful book....An outstanding feature of the book is the large collection of computer-generated graphics, based on fractal algorithms, which show sequential stages of the development of complex buildings from simpler shapes. The author's approach is interdisciplinary, drawing on psychology, philosophy, art history, biology, physics, and mathematics." -- Choice 
Price: 71.25 USD
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135 HARRISON, HENRY S. Houses: The Illustrated Guide To Construction, Design And Systems.
Realtors National Marketing Institute of the National Association of Realtors, Chicago: 1976. 0913652059 / 9780913652053 Revised Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. There is a crack to webbing along the title page. 
Designed to help families select the house that will provide maximum benefits in the form of shelter and amenities for the price they can afford to pay. Includes an Index. 
Price: 10.17 USD
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136 HARTOONIAN, GEVORK. Modernity And Its Other: A Post-script To Contemporary Architecture.
Texas A & M University Press, College Station: 1997. 0890967296 / 9780890967294 First Edition. This is Number Three in Studies in Architecture and Culture Series. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Explores how major postfunctionalist architecture has addressed themes in postmodern culture, and in so doing argues that it is an architecture that should be viewed as historical - the gestalt of social/cultural phenomena - and not merely the product of various stylistic choices. In presenting a critical position that favors the tectonic over the aesthetic in treating the development of postmodern architecture, Hartoonian undermines the dominant "isms" in architectural discourse. Includes an Index. 
Price: 43.23 USD
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137 HARVEY, NIGEL. A History Of Farm Buildings In England And Wales.
David & Charles, Newton Abbot: 1970. 0715349570 / 9780715349571 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Every farm building preserves the imprint of the agricultural technologies for which it gets planned, and of the building materials and methods in use at the time. For anyone interested in social and technical change in the countryside over the centuries, in landlord-tenant relations, in rural amenities past and present, or simply in understanding what is to be seen, this book is stimulating and thought-provoking. Includes an Index. 
Price: 27.27 USD
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138 HAYDEN, RICHARD SETH & DESPONT, THIERRY W. WITH POST, NADINE M.; COIRNISH, DAN (PHOTOGRAPHS). Restoring The Statue Of Liberty: Sculpture, Structure, Symbol.
McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York: 1986. 007027326X / 9780070273269 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 
This lavishly illustrated book re-creates in detail the entire process of restoring the Statue of Liberty to its original luster. It is a compelling story of challenge and dedication that describes how traditional craftsmanship and modern technology were merged to ensure fidelity to the intent of Bartholdi, the statue's sculptor, and Eiffel, the original structural engineer. Its superb illustrations include never-before-published drawings of the statue, the elaborate plans for the renovation, and some 120 full-color pictures - among them views from the restoration scaffold and from angles accessible only to the restoration team - chosen as the best from over 30,000 photographs taken during the centennial restoration. Includes an Index. 
Price: 20.38 USD
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139 HENDERSON, ARN. Bruce Goff: Architecture Of Discipline In Freedom.
University of Oklahoma Press, Norman: . h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
Renowned today as one of the most important architects of the twentieth century, Bruce Goff (1904-1982) was only twelve years old when a Tulsa architectural firm took him on as an apprentice. Throughout his career he defied expectations, not only as a designer of innovative buildings but also as a gifted educator and painter. This beautifully illustrated volume, featuring more than 150 photographs, architectural drawings, and color plates, explores the vast multitude of ideas and themes that influenced Goff's work. Tracing what he calls Goff's "path of originality," Arn Henderson begins by describing two of Goff's earliest and most significant influences: the architect Frank Lloyd Wright and the French composer Claude Debussy. As Henderson explains, Goff embraced from a young age Wright's ideal of organic expression, where all elements of a building's design are integrated into a unified whole. Although Goff's stylistic dependence on Wright eventually waned, the music of Debussy, with its qualities of mystery and "discipline in freedom," was a perpetual source of inspiration. Henderson also emphasizes Goff's identification with the American West, particularly Oklahoma, where he developed most of his ideas and created many of his masterful buildings. Goff served as a professor at the University of Oklahoma between 1947 and 1955, becoming the first chair of its School of Architecture. The new studio course he introduced was a pivotal development, ensuring that his ideas were imparted to the next generation of architects. Part biography of a well-known architect, part analysis of Goff's work, this book is also a finely woven tapestry of information and interpretation that encompasses the ideas and experiences that shaped Goff's artistic vision over his lifetime. Based on scores of interviews with Goff's associates and former students, as well as the author's firsthand study of Goff's extant buildings, this volume deepens our appreciation of the great architect's lasting legacy. 65 color and 106 black-and-white Illustrations, 312 pages, 10" x 10". 
Price: 42.99 USD
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140 HENNING, RANDOLPH C; SMITH, KATHRYN A (FOREWORD). Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin: Illustrated By Vintage Postcards.
University of Wisconsin Press, Madison: . s Softcover. Brand new book. 
The Wisconsin-born Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959) is recognized worldwide as an iconic architectural genius. In 1911 he designed Taliesin to use as his personal residence, architectural studio, and working farm. A century later Randolph C. Henning has assembled a splendid collection of rare vintage postcards, some never before published, that provides a revealing and visually unique journey through Wright's work at Taliesin. Included are intimate images of Taliesin at various stages and views of the building just after the tragic 1914 fire. The postcards also depict nearby buildings designed by Wright, including the Romeo and Juliet windmill and two buildings for the Hillside Home School. Henning provides useful explanations that highlight relevant details and accompany each image. Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin documents and celebrates Wright's 100-year-old masterpiece. 
Price: 23.70 USD
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