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161 IVY, ROBERT (EDITOR IN CHIEF). Architectural Record 05.199 - May 1998.
McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York: 1988. First Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Includes 1998 Honors & Awards Winners of the American Institute of Architects with an essay by historian Wiliam J.R. Curtis. Also an article on Renzo Piano, winner of the 1998 Pritzker Prize. and another on the Spencer Theater for the Performing Arts in Ruidoso, New Mexico, and Antoine Predock, its architect. 
Price: 14.01 USD
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162 JACKSON, NEIL. Pierre Koenig: A View From The Archive.
Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles: 2018. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
A heavily illustrated tribute to Los Angeles architect Pierre Koenig, a key figure of the Los Angeles Modernist movementIn this book, Neil Jackson presents a vibrant profile of Los Angeles architect Pierre Koenig, who Time Magazine said lived long enough to become "cool twice." From the influences of Koenig's youth in San Francisco and his military service during World War II to the Case Study Houses and his later award-laden years, Jackson's study plots the evolution of Koenig's oeuvre against the backdrop of Los Angeles. The book is anchored by Jackson's exciting discoveries in Koenig's archive at the Getty Research Institute. Drawings, photographs, diaries, building contracts and more—many of which are being published for the first time—provide an expanded understanding of Koenig and additional context for his architectural achievements. An examination of Koenig's Case Study Houses shows how he presciently embraced sustainable, ecologically responsible design. A new account of the Chemehuevi housing project in Havasu Lake, California, demonstrates the special role that teaching played in the development of his architecture. Over his fifty-year career, Koenig not only designed iconic houses but also directed their restoration, ensuring that his work could be seen and appreciated by future admirers of midcentury Los Angeles. 320 pages, 10 ķ 11 inches, 136 color and 115 black-and-white illustrations, hardcover. Neil Jackson holds the Charles Reilly Chair of Architecture at the University of Liverpool and is president of the Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain. This present book, building on his earlier writings on Pierre Koenig, developed from a Guest Scholar residency at the Getty Research Institute in 2013. 
Price: 52.25 USD
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163 JACKSON-STOPS, GERVASE & PIPKIN, JAMES. The English Country House: A Grand Tour.
Little, Brown and Company, Boston /. National Gallery of Art, Washington: 1985: 0821215981 / 9780821215982 A New York Graphic Society Book. First American Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
The architectural and decorative richness of the English country house is unparalleled in the rest of the world. In a book exploring the many facets of such unique splendor, Gervase Jackson-Stops takes in turn each type of room to be found in the country house and shows us how its use and decoration developed. James Pipkin's magnificent photographs.all taken in natural light. convey these buildings and their valuable treasures with a rare sensitivity and with an instinct for the telling detail as well as the great set piece. 
Price: 16.67 USD
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164 JACOBS, DAVID. Architecture.
Newsweek Books, New York: 1974. 0882251082 / 9780882251080 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Considers architecturally historically. There are some 170 illustrations, more than a third in full color. Stunning modern photographs are juxtaposed with plans, cross sections, scale models, and historic views to form a vivid counterpoint to the authoritative text. Includes an Index. 
Price: 7.55 USD
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165 JACQUES SBRIGLIO; BAJAC, QUENTIN & ANDRIEUX, BÉATRICE (INTRODUCTIONS); RICHARD, MICHEL (PREFACE). Le Corbusier & Lucien Herv: A Dialogue Between Architect And Photographer.
Getty Publications, Los Angeles: 2011. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
In 1949, the photographer Lucien Herv (1910-2007) took a picture of an innovative apartment building in Marseille, France, and sent it to the building's architect, Le Corbusier (1887-1965). Le Corbusier responded by asking Herv to become his official photographer. This book recounts the collaboration between these groundbreaking Modernists. The author takes the reader on a tour of sixteen of Le Corbusier's most iconic buildings using Herv's edited sheets of contact prints as visual guides. These sheets, which became an effective tool in the collaborative dissemination of Le Corbusier's work, capture Herv's dynamic perspectives and dramatic use of light. His sequencing of the individual prints creates an exhilarating rhythm that powerfully showcases the architect's novel forms and materials. Jacques Sbriglio is an architect and professor of architectural theory and projects at L'École nationale superieure d'architecture de Marseille-Luminy. Quentin Bajac is head of the photography department at the Muse national d'art moderne, Centre Pompidou, in Paris, and author of The Invention of Photography (Thames & Hudson/Abrams, 2002). Batrice Andrieux is a freelance curator who has organized several exhibitions of Herv's photographs in France. Michel Richard is director of the Fondation Le Corbusier in Paris. 
Price: 70.73 USD
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166 JAMES, WALTER (EDITOR). Temples And Faiths.
Skeffington and Son LTD, London: 1958. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. The dustjacket is torn . 
The very original idea behind the ten essays in this book is to consider religions in the light of the artchitecture that expressed them. 
Price: 23.75 USD
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167 JANUSZCZAK, WALDEMAR. Sayonara Michelangelo: The Sistine Chapel Restored And Repackaged.
Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, New York: 1990. 0201523957 / 9780201523959 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Tells the story of how and what was accomplished in order to restore the Sistine Chapel. Includes an Index. 
Price: 10.21 USD
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168 JENCKS, CHARLES. Modern Movements In Architecture.
A Doubleday Anchor Book, New York: 1973. 0385025548 / 9780385025546 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 7.13 USD
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169 JODIDIO, PHILIP. Contemporary American Architects: Vol. 3.
Taschen, Koln: 1997. 3822881872 / 9783822881873 s Softcover. Good condition. 
A prose description of each of the several American architects is mentioned in the introduction. Then a more in-depth discussion of each architect including photos of buildings that they have built. 
Price: 47.03 USD
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170 KATZENELLENBOGEN, ADOLF. The Sculptural Programs Of Chartres Cathedral.
W. W. Norton & Company, New York: 1964. 0393002330 / 9780393002331 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 42.75 USD
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171 KIDDER, TRACY. House.
Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston: 1985. 0395363179 / 9780395363171 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 
"Tracy Kidder makes us feel with a splendid intensity the complex web of relationships and emotions that inevitably comes into play in the act of bringing a work of architecture to fruition...Told with such clarity, intelligence and grace it makes you wonder why no one has written a book like it before." - Paul Goldberger, The New York Times Book Review. Winner of the 1982 Pulitzer Prize. 
Price: 4.04 USD
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172 KIDDER, TRACY. House.
Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston: 1985. 0395363179 / 9780395363171 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 
"Tracy Kidder makes us feel with a splendid intensity the complex web of relationships and emotions that inevitably comes into play in the act of bringing a work of architecture to fruition...Told with such clarity, intelligence and grace it makes you wonder why no one has written a book like it before." - Paul Goldberger, The New York Times Book Review. Winner of the 1982 Pulitzer Prize. 
Price: 4.51 USD
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173 KIDDER, TRACY. House.
Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston: 1985. 0395363179 / 9780395363171 s Softcover. Good condition. 
"Tracy Kidder makes us feel with a splendid intensity the complex web of relationships and emotions that inevitably comes into play in the act of bringing a work of architecture to fruition...Told with such clarity, intelligence and grace it makes you wonder why no one has written a book like it before." - Paul Goldberger, The New York Times Book Review. Winner of the 1982 Pulitzer Prize. 
Price: 4.04 USD
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174 KING, ANTHONY D. (EDITOR). Buildings And Society: Essays On The Social Development Of The Built Environment.
Routledge and Kegan Paul, London: 1980. 0710202342 / 9780710202345 s Softcover. Good condition. 
The essays here explore the relationship between society and the built environment to which it gives rise. Includes an Index. 
Price: 49.40 USD
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175 KING, BART. An Architectural Guidebook To Portland.
Oregon State University Press. Second Edition. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Portland strikes a graceful balance between the rich traditions of its past and the creative developments of modern architecture. Written for both layperson and professional, An Architectural Guidebook to Portland is filled with history and photos that demonstrate why this city is one of the most admired in the nation. Portland's civic planning, historic preservation, and overall attractiveness are all explored in detailed profiles of structures ranging from 19th-century cast-iron front buildings to sleek modern skyscrapers. Now revised and updated to reflect Portland's explosive growth in the 21st century, this second edition includes an added focus on the development of "green buildings" and sustainable design, a chapter on downtown bridges, and expanded coverage of the city's vibrant neighborhoods. With over 250 entries that tell the stories behind Portland's celebrated cityscape, this comprehensive guide is an indispensable resource for visitors and Portlanders alike. Don't miss Bart King's Architecural Guide to Portland, a mobile site for the Web and mobile devices, which features rotating content from the book. 
Price: 21.80 USD
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176 KIRKER, HAROLD. The Architecture Of Charles Bulfinch.
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts and London England: 1970. 0674043901 / 9780674043909 First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Good condition. 
Charles Bulfinch (1763-1844), son of a wealthy and cultivated Bost family, exerted a wide influence on architecture in New England, where his version of the Adam style became characteristic of the early Republican period. In this definitive volume, Harold Kirker, co-autor of Bulfinch's Boston, 1787-1817, has catalogued Charles Bulfinch's known commissions, Arranging them chronologically, he has accompanied each listing with illustrations and a brief descriptive essay, which contains dates of construction, alteration, and demolition; details of the construction proceedings; descriptions and pictures of buildings that served as models for Bulfinch's designs; reasons for attribution to Bulfinch; contemporary descriptions of the buildings; and information about the client. The 174 illustrations include plans, elevations, drawings, and photographs. Includes an Index. 
Price: 52.20 USD
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177 KISSEL, ELEONORE & VIGNEAU, E-+RIN. Architectural Photoreproductions: A Manual For Identification And Care.
Oak Knoll Press, New Castle and The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx: 2007. Second Edition with corrections. s Softcover. Brand New Book 
Available February 2008. Now back in print, with corrections and an updated bibliography! This manual is designed for professional conservators, librarians, private collectors and researchers who want practical, contemporary insight into preserving architectural plans and drawings. The authors provide detailed methods for identifying architectural photoreproductions based on visual examinatioin. The manual discusses twelve distinct processes and offers aditional information on several other methods used in North American architectural practice from 1860 to approximately 1960. One of the manual's important features is the flowchart, an outline using a series of questions leading the reader to a preliminary identification. Each process is described in a separate chapter with numerous color illustrations of general andd magnified views of select photoreproductions. Each chapter includes sections on print identification, trade names and synonyms, the history and use of the printing process, print manufacturing, and degradation and storage considerations. Each of the 54 illustrations, critical for identifying a document's state of condition to ensure correct color representation. Appendices give information on storage and handling, exhibition and current methods of reproduction of architectural prints and drawings. 
Price: 47.69 USD
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178 KLAIN, JAMES & BAND, ARNOLD J.; HARRIS, CHANDLER (EDITOR); CARTER, JACK (DESIGNER). Royce Hall.
University of California, Los Angeles: 1985. First Edition (Unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Few university buildings in the United States have become so widely recognized as Royce Hall on the UCLA campus. Its bold Romanesque towers and elegant details are emblematic of the school, its vision, its achievements, its versatility. A Building within a building, Royce Hall was designed to fuse academic studies with the performing arts and has done so admirably since its opening in 1929. Highly illustrated. 
Price: 37.28 USD
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179 KLEIN, H. ARTHUR AND MINA C. Great Structures Of The World.
The World Publishing Company, New York: 1968. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 47.03 USD
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180 KLUSKA, PETER (EDITOR). Urban Landscape.
Hirmer Verlag, Munchen: 2012. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
For more than forty years, Munich-based landscape architect Peter Kluska has been guided by the idea of creating immersive experiences through the skillful manipulation of space, and his firm's designs have been the recipients of critical praise and prestigious awards in the field. With Urban Landscape, Kluska draws on his considerable expertise to present a survey of international urban design. Beginning with an overview of the practical aspects of landscape architecture, he considers a range of topics, including spatial construction, the value of open space, and the critical role of music, nature, and art. Throughout, the essays are accompanied by full-color photographs exemplifying the ideas discussed. Kluska presents a survey of his own firm's impressively diverse body of work, including commissioned works, like the Cabinet Garden in Munich and the 1983 International Horticultural Show, and works conceived for competition—many in collaboration with other renowned landscape architects. The development of urban space is of great importance in shaping the experiences of all who visit or reside there, and Urban Landscape will be of interest to students and scholars of landscape architecture, art, and urban planning. 
Price: 56.95 USD
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