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81 FLEMING, JOHN; HONOUR, HUGH, PEVSNER, NIKOLAUS, AND ETHERTON, DAVID (DRAWINGS). The Penguin Dictionary Of Architecture.
Penguin, New York: 1977. 0140510133 / 9780140510133 Second Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Covers architecture generally - and especially its history. New entries have been added, in particular on Community Architecture, High Tech, Neo-Rationalism, Post-Modernism and Vernacular, and original entries have been revised. 
Price: 6.18 USD
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82 FLETCHER, GEOFFREY (TEXT AND ILLUSTRATIONS). Pearly Kingdom.
Hutchinson, London: 1965. First Edition. h Hardover with dustjacket. Good condition. Inscription to previous owner appears on front endpaper. 
Delightful drawings of London with an accompanying text. Most of the illustrations are in the area between the Aldgate pump and Bow, but the East End has not been too rigorously defined and several collectors' items south of the river - Bermondsey, Kennington, Greenwich - have been included for good measure. 
Price: 16.10 USD
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83 FLORMAN, SAMUEL C. The Introspective Engineer.
Thomas Dunne, New York: 1996. 031213987X / 9780312139872 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
It is a clarion call to society---we must awaken to the reality that the continuing quality of our life is dependent on increasingly creative technological solutions to the problems we face. Includes an Index. 
Price: 14.25 USD
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84 FOLSOM, MERRILL. Great American Mansions And Their Stories.
Hasting House Publishers, New York: 1976. s Softcover. Fair readinng copy. 
To the first book of Great American Mansions, this adds some 75 historic houses - each the brick -mortar-and-timber images of a fascinating person or family, each with an intriguing story. 
Price: 20.19 USD
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85 FONTANA, BERNARD L; MCCAIN, EDWARD (PHOTOGRAPHY). A Gift Of Angels: The Art Of Mission Sanxavier Del Bac.
University of Arizona Press, Tucson: . h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
It rises suddenly out of the Sonoran Desert landscape, towering over the tallest tree or cactus, a commanding building with a sensuous dome, elliptical vaults, and sturdy bell towers. There is nothing else like it around, nor does it seem there should be. This incongruity of setting is what strikes first-time visitors to Mission San Xavier del Bac. This great church is of another place and another time, while its beauty is universal and timeless. Mission San Xavier del Bac is a two-century-old Spanish church in southern Arizona located just a few miles from downtown Tucson, a metropolis of more than half a million people in the American Southwest. A National Historic Landmark since 1963, the mission's graceful baroque art and architecture have drawn visitors from all over the world. Now Bernard Fontana—the leading expert on San Xavier—and award-winning photographer Edward McCain team up to bring us a comprehensive view of the mission as we've never seen it before. With 200 stunning full-color photographs and incisive text illuminating the religious, historical, and motivational context of these images, A Gift of Angels is a must-have for tourists, scholars, and other visitors to San Xavier. From its glorious architecture all the way down to the finest details of its art, Mission San Xavier del Bac is indeed a gift of angels. 
Price: 71.25 USD
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86 FORSETH, KEVIN. Graphics For Architecture.
Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, New York: 1980. 0442263902 / 9780442263904 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 18.53 USD
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87 FRAMPTON, KENNETH. Modern Architecture: A Critical History.
Oxford University Press, NY: 1980. 0195201795 / 9780195201796 s Softcover. Very good condition. 
In this survey of 20th-century architecture, both source-book and critique, Kenneth Frampton provides a wealth of visual and documentary evidence, emphasizing the importance of ideas as never before. All the crucial collective developments, from Constructivism and Expressionism via Functionalism and the International Style to New Brutalism, ar covered. Contains 297 plates and an Index. 
Price: 15.20 USD
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88 FREL, JIRI; SLADEK, EDUARD AND MILOS (PHOTOGRAPHY). Greek Architecture.
Paul Hamlyn, London: 1964. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket is worn and torn. 

Price: 13.30 USD
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89 FRENCH, LEIGH, JR. Colonial Interiors: The Colonial And Early Federal Periods, First Series.
Bonanza Books, New York: 1923. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Clean reading copy. 
"The Colonial Architecture of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries and the post-Colonial work of the early years of the Republic constitute an artistic possession of which our country has become somewhat tardily aware. This delightful work, so much of which possesses real distinction, serves both as a link with the past and as a guide for the future." -from the inside cover. Includes 125 b&w plates. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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90 FREY, ALBERT. Albert Frey: Houses 1+2.
Princeton Architectural Press, New York: 1998. 1568981902 / 9781568981901 s Softcover. Very good condition. 

Price: 24.94 USD
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91 GALVIN, PATRICK, J. Kitchen Planning Guide For Builders, Designers, And Architects.
Structures Publishing Co., Farmington: 1978. Second edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket and mylar protective covering. Good reading copy. Library discard. 
Designed to aid the builder, designer, or architect in all stages of kitchen planning, materials ordering, and building. Includes an appendix and Index. Contains many illustrations and photos. 
Price: 17.81 USD
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92 GARDINER, STEPHEN. Le Corbusier.
The Viking Press, New York: 1975. 0670019852 / 9780670019854 Modern Masters Series. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Lw Corbusier, considered by many to be the geatest architect of the twentieth century, has remained in a number of ways an enigma. His work - thanks not only to the buildings themselves but to his books and writings about architecture - has been deeply influential for several generations, yet much of his influence is misapplied and misappropriated. In an eloquent and enthusiastic introduction to the master's work, Stephen Gardner elucidates the elements that gave Le Corbusier's buildings such originality and power. Includes an Index. 
Price: 10.93 USD
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93 GARVIN, JAMES L. A Building History Of Northern New England.
University Press of New England, Hanover: 2001. 1584650990 / 9781584650997 s Softcover. Brand new book. 
The first and only full-scale technical and stylistic analysis of 200 years of architectural evolution in northern New England. This is a book about understanding old buildings. In an era in which much of the US landscape has been littered by unimaginative, prefabricated structures, James L. Garvin tells owners and would-be owners of old buildings in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont what they need to know before they begin the restoration process. In wonderfully lucid prose, Garvin describes the production of the materials from which the buildings of northern New England were built, outlines the stylistic evolution of the region's structures from the early 1700s to World War II, and offers guidelines for dating old buildings. Focusing on domestic architecture, but including examples of public, commercial, religious, and industrial buildings, he offers custodians of buildings an understanding of the technologies embodied in these structures, answers questions about stylistic changes, and allows the architecture of northern New England to be understood for the first time with a technical depth that is already available for buildings in better-studied parts of the United States. Written for both homeowners and those responsible for public and museum structures, this volume provides an understanding of the region's building history even as it specifically answers questions that most often perplex architects and preservationists. By offering all custodians of northern New England buildings a richer understanding of architectural style and structure, the book encourages the use of appropriate methods and materials in building conservation and rehabilitation. Generously illustrated throughout, the book is also an essential resource for anyone who is interested in American and New England architecture and the building trades, and for anyone who has ever wondered about the secrets and stories of old buildings. Received New Hampshire Preservation Alliance award in 2001. James L. Garvin has served as the State Architectural Historian, New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources, since 1987. His familiarity with the region's buildings derives from over 20 years of curatorship, from writing or editing almost 200 National Register nominations, and from preparing over 150 reports on historic buildings. He has supervised the restoration of several 18th-century structures. 
Price: 24.42 USD
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94 GAULDIE, SINCLAIR; OSBORNE, HAROLD (GENERAL EDITOR). The Appreciation Of The Arts: Architecture
Oxford University Press, New York:1969. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Written out of the conviction that an active and knowledgeable interest in the built environment is not only a source of endless enjoyment but an essential part of every civilized man's mental equipment and a faculty on which the health of civilization itself will come to depend before many more years have passed. Includes an Index. 
Price: 33.25 USD
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95 GEBHARD, DAVID; WINTER, ROBERT. Los Angeles: An Architectural Guide.
Gibbs-Smith, Salt Lake City: 1994. 0879056274 / 9780879056278 s Softcover. Very good condition. 
A guide to the architecture of Los Angeles and Los Angeles County, using freeways to separate regions and emphasizing buildings that can be seen from the street. Lots of maps and photographs. Includes an Index. 
Price: 34.91 USD
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96 GEBHARD, DAVID; ZIMMERMAN, SCOT (PHOTOGRAPHS). Romanza: The California Architecture Of Frank Lloyd Wright.
Chronicle Books, San Francisco: 1988. 0877013799 / 9780877013792 First Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Focuses exclusively on Frank Lloyd Wright's California architecture. It chronicles a remarkable body of work. From his Mayan-inspired residences of the early 1920s to the Marin County Civic Center completed in 1972, from the modular Honeycomb House to the ingenious Morris store facade, Wright's individualism is strongly represented. Includes an Index. 
Price: 56.00 USD
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97 GEERLINGS, GERALD K. Wrought Iron In Architecture.
Crown, New York: 1957. Bonanza Books Edition, First Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condtion. 
Designed for those wishing a catalog of those wrought iron documents most worth while investigating. Arranged so that the illustrations and photographs, which are numerous, are grouped with the proper texts and historical periods. Contains bibliography. 
Price: 48.21 USD
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98 GEISINGER, MARIAN. The House Of God.
A&W Publishers, Inc., New York: 1979. 0894790528 / 9780894790522 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition with gift inscription on front end paper. 
Displayed in brilliant color and black and white photographs renowned landmarks are presented, showing their architectural grandeur and simplicity, their historic relationship to their environment and their worshipers, and their cultural impact as religious havens and works of art. 
Price: 23.28 USD
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99 GELERNTER, MARK. A History Of American Architecture: Buildings In Their Cultural And Technological Context.
University Press of New England: . s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Why did the Victorians drape their buildings in elaborately ornate decoration? Why was the Arts and Crafts movement so popular with the American middle class at the end of the 19th century? Why did Modernism replace traditional architectural styles after World War II? Mark Gelernter provides fresh answers to questions like these, convincingly showing how buildings express powerful cultural forces. Embodying deeply felt attitudes about fundamental issues, buildings express our relationship with nature, our social relations with others, the importance of the individual, the value of science and technology, and our political role in the world. He explains how designers sometimes expressed these ideas with available building technologies, while at other times they invented new technologies in order to realize new ideas. Each of the ten chronological chapters, accompanied by almost 300 photographs, drawings, and maps, begins with a broad survey of the dominant cultural forces and technologies, and then discusses how designers of the day responded with particular architectural forms. 
Price: 33.25 USD
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100 GIBBS, JOCELYN; HOWELL-ARDILA, DEBI; DENZER, ANTHONY; PFAFF, LILIAN & HESS, ALAN (EDITORS). Outside In: The Architecture Of Smith And Williams.
Getty Publications in association with the Art, Design + Architecture Museum, University of California, Santa Barbara: 2015. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
From 1946 to 1973, Whitney Rowland Smith and his partner, Wayne Williams, designed more than 800 projects, from residential, commercial, and public buildings to housing tracts, multi-use complexes, and parks and master plans for cities. Working in the wake of the first generation of avant-garde architects in Southern California and riding the postwar building boom, their firm, Smith and Williams, developed a pragmatic modernism that, through remarkable planning and design, integrated landscapes with buildings and decisively shaped the modern vocabulary of architecture in Los Angeles. Through a breathtaking array of images, Outside In unveils the core of Smith and Williams's architectural practice. Their most influential designs, the authors show, are compositions of balanced opposites: shelter and openness, private and public, restraint and exuberance, light and shadow. Smith and Williams created spaciousness in their buildings by layering spaces and manipulating the relationship between structure and landscape. This spaciousness expressed modern ideas about the relationship of architecture to environment, of building to site, and, ultimately, of outside to in. Jocelyn Gibbs is curator at the Art, Design & Architecture Museum at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Debi Howell-Ardila is an architectural historian at SWCA Environmental Consultants in Pasadena, California. Anthony Denzer is associate professor of architectural engineering at the University of Wyoming. Lilian Pfaff is the cofounder of the Foundation Architecktur Dialoge where she is also a curator and editor. Alan Hess is an architect, author, lecturer, and advocate for twentieth-century architectural preservation. 10 x 10 inches, 111 color and 110 black and white illustrations. 
Price: 47.45 USD
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