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61 DE SOLA-MORALES, IGNASI; CATALA-ROCA, F. (PHOTOGRAPHS). Gaudi.
Editiones Poligrafa, S. A., Barcelona: 1986. 8434303884 / 9788434303881 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
This richly illustrated volume contains more colorplates than perhaps any other publication devoted to the astonishing architectural visions of Gaudi - which adds to our appreciation of his work: for unlike the majority of architects, Gaudi strongly believed that color formed an integral part of the architectural ensemble, bringing life to form and mass. The generous use of color in these pages adds extra dimension to our perception of Gaudi's fantastic constructions, and in all-over views and details the exuberant inventiveness of his fertile imagination are vividly brought to life. Translated into English from the Spanish by Kenneth Lyons. 
Price: 23.28 USD
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62 DE SOLA-MORALES, IGNASI; CATALA-ROCA, F. (PHOTOGRAPHS). Gaudi.
Rizzoli International Publications, New York: 1983. 0847805255 / 9780847805259 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition Library reject with usual stamping and markings. 
This richly illustrated volume contains more colorplates than perhaps any other publication devoted to the astonishing architectural visions of Gaudi - which adds to our appreciation of his work: for unlike the majority of architects, Gaudi strongly believed that color formed an integral part of the architectural ensemble, bringing life to form and mass. The generous use of color in these pages adds extra dimension to our perception of Gaudi's fantastic constructions, and in all-over views and details the exuberant inventiveness of his fertile imagination are vividly brought to life. Translated into English from the Spanish by Kenneth Lyons. 
Price: 20.19 USD
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63 DEVLIN, HARRY. To Grandfather's House We Go: A Roadside Tour Of American Homes.
Parents' Magazine Press, New York: 1967. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition with tears on top of DJ. 
The homes of our grandfathers had a flair and individuality that is too often lacking in this day of mass production, so take a minute and come with Mr. Devlin while he opens your eyes to an architecture that, sadly, is fast disappearing. 
Price: 69.83 USD
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64 DIAMONSTEIN, BARBARALEE. New Uses, Old Places Remaking America.
Crown Publishers, Inc., New York: 1986. 0517562871 / 9780517562871 First edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. May be former library copy-has tapemarks. 
All across America, from the smallest town to the largest metropolis, the great building of America's past are undergoing renewal. Remaking America is a lavishly illustrated guided tour through forty-eight of the most outstanding structures whose architectural quality and brand-new uses are transforming the nations coast to coast. Contains an Index. 
Price: 18.53 USD
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65 DIAMONSTEIN, BARBARALEE; BRADEMAS, CONGRESSMAN JOHN (PREFACE). Buildings Reborn: New Uses, Old Places.
Harper & Row, New York: 1978. 0060110686 / 9780060110680 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Examines through descriptive text, photographs and drawings the new life given to older structures through adaptive reuse. Examples are drawn from types of buildings throughout the United States, and each of the 95 examples is discussed in detail with text and illustrations. Includes an Index. 
Price: 28.03 USD
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66 DIAMONSTEIN, BARBARALEE; GOLDBERGER, PAUL (FOREWORD). American Architecture Now II.
Rizzoli International Publications, New York: 1985. 084780612X / 9780847806126 s Softcover. Good condition. 
This eagerly awaited volume presents a dramatically revealing portrait of twenty-nine noted architects who now shape our built environment. No other book offers such a comprehensive and fascinating cavalcade of influential prectitioners on the current American scene. 
Price: 11.88 USD
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67 DIRRIGL, HARRY & PETRA. Stephan Maria Lang: Architecture - A Journey To The Soul.
Hirmer Verlag, Munchen: 2013. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
A proponent of the slow architecture movement, Stephan Maria Lang designs homes that are mirrors of their inhabitants' souls. Through this highly individualized approach, his work takes on a remarkable diversity. With one hundred full-color illustrations, this volume presents select projects by Lang from 2004 to 2011. From the California Residence, which conveys the leisureliness of a holiday home on the American West Coast, to the lakefront Alpine Highway, for which Lang restored the surrounding land to its natural state, the homes in this book reveal thoughtful new facets at each turn, with charming hidden details, surprising vistas, interesting interplays of shadow and light, and the clever integration of landscape, garden, and interior decoration. Of course, the homes also change over time as they are inhabited—and that, argues Lang, is what allows them to radiate life. An impressive pictorial introduction to Lang's vintage-inspired state-of-the-art architectural work, Stephan Maria Lang will be of interest to scholars of design, architecture, and planning. 100 color plates, 11 3/4 x 10 3/4. 
Price: 33.20 USD
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68 DOWNING, ANDREW JACKSON; PLACZEK, ADOLF K. (NEW PREFACE)80-68351. Victorian Cottage Residences.
Dover Publications, Inc., New York: 1981. 0486240789 / 9780486240787 Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
For anyone interested in 19th-century American domestic architecture, there is no more important book than Andrfew Jackson Downing's Cottage Residences. It is an incredibly rich, first-hand source for the most popular architectural styles of the period. 
Price: 10.88 USD
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69 DOWNING, ANDREW JACKSON; PLACZEK, ADOLF K. (NEW PREFACE)80-68351. Victorian Cottage Residences.
Dover Publications, Inc., New York: 1981. 0486240789 / 9780486240787 Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
For anyone interested in 19th-century American domestic architecture, there is no more important book than Andrfew Jackson Downing's Cottage Residences. It is an incredibly rich, first-hand source for the most popular architectural styles of the period. 
Price: 15.15 USD
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70 DREXLER, ARTHUR. Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe.
George Braziller, New York: 1960. s Softcover. Very good reading copy. Repaired tear to back cover. 
Tells the story of one of the masters of world architecture, Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe. 
Price: 29.07 USD
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71 DUNLOP, IAN. The Cathedrals' Crusade: The Rise Of The Gothic Style In France.
Taplinger Company, New York: 1982. 0800813162 / 9780800813161 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 36.58 USD
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72 EBERLEIN, HAROLD DONALDSON; HUBBARD, CORTLANDT VAN DYKE. Historic Houses Of The Hudson Valley.
Architectural Book Publishing Comp., New York: 1942. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. 

Price: 46.55 USD
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73 EBERLEIN, HAROLD; DONALD, RAMSDELL, ROGER WEARNE, AND FRENCH, JR., ROGER (INTRODUCTION). Small Manor Houses And Farmsteads In France.
Lippincott, Philadelphia: 1926. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. Library discard. 
A volume intended for the general reader and for students especially bent upon making a closer acquaintance with the rural domestic architecture in France. Numerous photographs. Includes an Index. 
Price: 343.43 USD
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74 ELDREDGE, JOSEPH L. (TEXT BY); DRISCOLL, MARK (GRAPHICS BY). Architecture Boston.
Barre Publishing, Barre: 1978. 051752502X / 9780517525029 Second Printing. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
This book is a key to the systematic investagation of patterns of architectural success - and some brilliant failures. Guaranteed to expand your perception of America's most visible city. Includes an Index. 
Price: 21.61 USD
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75 FAHERTY, DUNCAN. Remodeling The Nation: The Architecture Of American Identity, 1776-1858.
University of New Hampshire Press: 2007. First Paperback Edition. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
A rich analysis of how post Revolutionary Americans conceptualized the early Republic through metaphors of home building In this interdisciplinary study, Faherty argues that throughout the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, Americans conceptualized their still unsettled political and social states through metaphors of home building. During this period, a pervasive concern with the design and furnishing of houses helped writers to manage previous encounters with settlements, both native and European, and to imagine and remodel a new national ideal. By aligning the period's architectural concerns (registered in both the interior and exterior of houses) with concurrent debates about the need to create a national identity in the wake of the American Revolution, Faherty registers how representations of the house were a crucial locus for debating broadly shared concerns about the anxieties of nation building. Topics include Abraham Lincoln's use of architectural motifs in his 1858 senatorial campaign (the "house divided against itself " speech); the arguments about domestic identity embodied in the designs of Mount Vernon and Monticello; the lingering import of colonial and indigenous settlements on post-revolutionary culture as registered in the work of William Bartram and Lewis and Clark; Charles Brockden Brown's representations of the multivalent legacies of Pennsylvania's architectural landscapes; Washington Irving's attempts to preserve and remodel national architectural and literary practices by underscoring the manufactured nature of European cultural production; the shifting importance of the house and American attitudes toward nature in the work of three generations of the Cooper family; and the gendering of domestic space in the work of Edgar Allen Poe, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Herman Melville. Richly informed by contemporary work in literary studies, history, art history, and cultural criticism, Remodeling the Nation ranges incisively across the work of political theorists, social critics, novelists, poets, natural historians, landscape artists, travel writers, and authors of architectural and domestic treatises. The Table of Contents of this book is as follows: Acknowledgments • "When Buildings Are of Durable Materials": The American Home and the Structural Legacies of History • "No Longer Assigned Its Ancient Use": Biloquial Architecture and the Problems of Remodeling • "Home Bred Virtues and Local Attachments": New York and the Evolution of the American Home • "The Wants of Posterity": Community Construction and the Composing Order of American Architecture • "In the Midst of an Uncertain Future": Remodeling the Legacies of American Domesticity • Notes • Index. Duncan Faherty is Assistant Professor, Department of English, Queens College, City University of New York. "Showing how views of domestic architecture reflect shifting conceptions of American identity, Faherty adds a fascinating chapter to American cultural and intellectual history. Expertly navigating between architecture,literature , and art, Faherty provides a broadly interdisciplinary study that illuminates each of these fields and creates a sweeping panorama of American culture."—David Reynolds, author of Walt Whitman's America: A Cultural Biography, winner of the Bancroft Prize and the Ambassador Book Award; finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award 
Price: 33.25 USD
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76 FARRAR, EMMIE FERGUSON. Old Virginia Houses: The Mobjack Bay County.
Bonanza Books, New York: 1955. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition with slight chips and tears to DJ. 
On the map of Virginia, the Mobjack Bay region covers but a small area. Yet this tiny section as told here in charming descriptive text and sumptuous photographs, produced some of the finest architecture. 
Price: 18.53 USD
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77 FATTORUSSO, FLORENCE. Wonders Of Italy, The Churches Of Rome: The Basilica Of St. Peter In The Vatican, The Architecture, The Monuments, The Works Of Art.
The Barbara Press, Florence, 1933. First Part, Second Series. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Contains brief descriptions of the churches of Rome along with its architecture, monuments and works of art. Includes 115 illustrations including a plan of the Basilica of St. Peter. 
Price: 38.95 USD
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78 FAVRETTI, RUDY J. Jacob Weidenmann: Pioneer Landscape Architect.
Cedar Hill Cemetery Foundation in coperation with Wesleyan University Press: 2007. 0819568473 / 9780819568472 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
The first full biography of a groundbreaking landscape architect. Born in Switzerland, Jacob Weidenmann emigrated to the United States in 1856 at the age of twenty-seven after obtaining college-level diplomas in art, architecture, and engineering. The only landscape architect in America so educated, Weidenmann quickly gained a reputation for his excellent design and brilliant solutions to complex engineering and architectural challenges. He developed an important collaboration with Frederick Law Olmsted and became a leading innovator in the field, helping to set standards and design principles for the profession. Based on four decades of research by author Rudy J. Favretti, this is the first comprehensive biography of this major artist, covering his life and career in-depth, and illuminating Weidenmann's importance in defining his profession for future practitioners. Featuring over fifty illustrations, this oversized volume places Jacob Weidenmann in the context of his time, place, and art, and locates him in the pantheon of nineteenth-century designers. The Table of Contents of the book is as follows: PREFACE • FOREWORD • FORMATIVE YEARS • Young Landscape Architect • Pivotal Years • HARTFORD: PUBLIC WORKS • City Park (Bushnell Park) • Cedar Hill Cemetery • South Green • HARTFORD: PRIVATE COMMISSIONS • Retreat for the Insane (Institute of Living) • Art Teacher • American School for the Deaf • City of Hartford Lithograph • Butler Homestead • Edmund Grant Howe Estate • James Leland Howard Residence • Suburban Villa for Timothy Stanley (New Britain) • Charles L. Brainard Grapery • New Britain Avenue Subdivision • "BEAUTIFYING COUNTRY HOMES" • A handbook with illustrated case studies for planning residential landscapes and some public places • NEW YORK: OLMSTED ALLIANCE • The Olmsted-Weidenmann Alliance • Charles A. Dana Villa Park • "Masquetux," Estate of Henry B. Hyde • Four Government projects: U.S. Capitol, U.S. Quartermaster Depot, Schuylkill Arsenal, Hot Springs Reservation • Congress Park • Cornell University • Other Projects • MIDWEST: IOWA AND CHICAGO • State Capitol, Des Moines • Polk-Hubbell Residential Park • Iowa State Fair Grounds, and Other Projects • Mount Hope Cemetery and Other Projects • "AMERICAN GARDEN ARCHITECTURE" AND "MODERN CEMETERIES" • A compendium of Weidenmann's work presented as a guide for landscaping • a handbook for designing rural cemeteries • NEW YORK: "COMMENCING NEW" • Iowa State Capitol Grounds Completion • Residential Subdivision and Park for Colonel Albert Pope • Concerns of the Profession and Weidenmann's Contributions • AFTERWORD • APPENDICES • BIBLIOGRAPHY • NOTES • ACKNOWLEDGMENTS • INDEX. Rudy J. Favretti, Fellow, American Society of Landscape Architects, specializes in landscape history and preservation, and is professor emeritus, University of Connecticut. He is the author of eleven books on various aspects of landscape design and planning, agricultural history, and local history. "Written with clarity and intelligence, Favretti's deeply informed and lavishly illustrated volume is utterly fascinating. This wonderfully textured portrait of Weidenmann is a book that every student of landscape architecture needs to read. An absolute gem."—Wendell Garrett, Sotheby's consultant and editor-at-large of The Magazine Antiques 
Price: 47.45 USD
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79 FISCHER FINE ART LIMITED. Frank Lloyd Wright: Architectural Drawings And Decorative Art/architekturzeichnungen Und Innendekoration.
s Softcover. Good condition. 
A collection of still photos that show the architecture and decorative art of Frank Lloyd Wright as it appeared in various art exhibitions in Europe in 1985 and 1986. 
Price: 51.06 USD
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80 FISHER, ROBERT E. Buddhist Art And Architecture.
Thames and Hudson, NY: 1993. 0500202656 / 9780500202654 s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Concise descriptions of all the Buddhist schools and cultures with explanations of their imagery. Includes 179 illustrations, 32 in color, and an Index. 
Price: 13.40 USD
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