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There are 117 books in this catalogue.
Bizarre Buildings
Cattermole, Paul with Ian Westwell
Book Number: 62869
ISBN: 9781905573714
Compendium, London, 2007. Square 4to. hardcover. 224pp. index, colour illus. Very good, bottom page edges wavt. / Very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


Rolo Banca 1473. Palazzo Magnani.
Cervellati, Pier Luigi & Michela Scolaro
Book Number: 62868
ISBN: 
Rolo Banca., 1997 4to. hardcover. 144pp. colour illus, plans. Near Fine. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $25.00


Building Professionals of Australia.
Latham, Paul & Brooks, Alessina (Directors)
Book Number: 45833
ISBN: 0958959811
Images Pacific, Victoria, 1988. 4to hardcover. 152pp. colour & b/w illus. very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


Huts, Havens and Hideaways
Denbury, Jo
Book Number: 48045
ISBN: 1841722723
Ryland, Peters & Small Ltd February 18, 2002 4to. Hardcover in d/w. Po inscription on half title. 144pp very good. We all dream of a secret hideaway at times. Somewhere to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life, a place to curl up and dream. The ethos behind "Huts, Havens and Hideaways" is just that - sanctuaries. From beach huts beside the sea to treehouses at the bottom of a garden. Desert airstreams to converted railway carriages. All these are encapsulated within the four elements of water, air, fire and earth, each person having their own particular affinity with one of these primal instincts. Jo Denbury brings these dreams to life with this, her first book, accompanied by photographer Chris Tubbs. The enticing photographs are complemented by the inspirational text of Ali Watkinson, all sowing the seeds of fantasies that could one day become true.
Price: $18.00


Contemporary Australian Architecture
Jahn, Graham
Book Number: 50896
ISBN: 9768097051
Fine Art Publishing March 1994 4to softcover 241pp very good. po name on ffl. This book is the most comprehensive study of its kind to date on ideas in Australian architectural practice. Illustrated with plans and colour photographs.
Price: $25.00


Antoni Gaudi 1852-1926 Antoni Gaudi I Cornet - A Life Devoted To Architecture
Zerbst, Rainer
Book Number: 58106
ISBN: 3822800740
Taschen, Koln 1888. 4to. softcover. 239pp. colour illus. Very good.
Price: $25.00


Hartman - Cox: Selected and Current Works (The Master Architect Series)
Dobney, Steven (Ed) [Cox, Hartman ]
Book Number: 7301
ISBN: 
Australia; Images Publishing; 1994 Large 4to. Hardcover. 256pp. Index.colour photos, text in English & Japanese. Fine. / fine d/w.
Price: $18.00


WALLS: Enrichment & Ornamentation
Van Dommelen, David
Book Number: 20937
ISBN: 
New York Funk & Wagnalls 1965 4to. hardcover. 116pp. index. b/w illus. very good. / good, chipped d/w.
Price: $12.00


Manhattan Manners: Architecture and Style, 1850-1900
Boyer, M. Christine
Book Number: 32081
ISBN: 0847806502
New York Rizzoli 1985 4to hardcover 258pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good creased d/w.
Price: $25.00


The National Trust in Tasmania
Harrison, J. N. D
Book Number: 32402
ISBN: 0727002880
Adelaide Rigby 1977 4to hardcover 239pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good, owner's inscription on fep. / very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


Book of Bridges
Hayden, Martin
Book Number: 33297
ISBN: 0856851922
Marshall Cavendish 1976 4to hardcover 153pp index, b/w illus. very good / very good d/w.
Price: $15.00


Australian Architects: Philip Cox
Dean, John (Editor)
Book Number: 38404
ISBN: 0909724539
Red Hill, ACT Intl Specialized Book Service Inc 1985 4to softcover 95pp colour & b/w illus. very good, owner's names on fep. / very good d/w. Born in Sydney, in 1939, Cox was educated at the University of Sydney, and early in his career, particularly with domestic works, he displayed a sensitivity for the materials and environment of Australia characteristic of designers associated with "the Sydney School" style. After establishing his own firm in 1967 Cox pursued his interest in architectural history with numerous publications to his credit, including Colonial Architecture of Australia (Melbourne, 1978) and Rude TimberBuildings ofAustralia (London, 1969). His work displays the pragmatism and understatement characteristic of much Australian work * Current projects show more dramatic uses of space and less obvious historic overtones. The National Sports Stadium, Canberra (1977) is an example.Australian Architects -Philip Cox is an attractive, slim paperbound volume comprised of several essays about Cox's work augmented by abundant illustrations which survey the architect's major projects. The photographs, some in color, are of good quality, and numerous plans, sections, and elevations should fulfill the demands of users of this kind of book. Appending the text is a useful, comprehensive bibliography of writings by and about Cox. This book should prove to be a valuable resource on a significant contemporary architect.
Price: $12.00


World of Pleasure (The grand tour)
Conti, Flavio
Book Number: 41091
ISBN: 0304300217
Cassell 1979 4to hardcover 168pp b/w & colour illus. very good / very good d/w.
Price: $15.00


Cotswold Stone Homes: History, Conservation, Care
Norwich, John Julius
Book Number: 44723
ISBN: 0750903228
Sutton, Dover 1994 Small 4to. hardcover. 188pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good+. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $25.00


The Old Town and the Royal Castle in Warsaw
Zachwatowicz, Jan. et.al.
Book Number: 45706
ISBN: 8321335276)
Arkady, Warsaw 1988 4to. hardcover. b/w illus, colour photos. Near fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $12.00


Veranda - Embracing Place
Drew, Philip
Book Number: 51290
ISBN: 0207169284
Angus and Robertson 1992 4to. hardcover. 246pp. index, colour illus. Good, light rubbing to cover edges, missing fep. / Good+ faded d/w with tape marks.
Price: $25.00


Commercial Space - Restaurants

Book Number: 56746
ISBN: 2880462800
Arco Editorial SA 1996 4to. Softcover. 159pp. Excellent conditon. Illustrated with floor plans and photographs. Includes 14 restaurants.
Price: $18.00


Australian Colonial Architecture
Cox, Philip; Lucas, Clive.
Book Number: 61079
ISBN: 0701804041
Melbourne. Lansdowne Editions. 1978 Large 4to. hardcover. 280pp. index. b/w illus. very good+. / very good+ d/w.
Price: $50.00


The Tropical Asian House
Powell, Robert
Book Number: 61371
ISBN: 9625933034
PeriPlus Editions1998 4to. hardcover. 176pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $25.00


Australia's Iron Lace
Turner, Brian
Book Number: 61788
ISBN: 0868614815
George Allen and Unwin, London. 1985 4to. Hardcover in d/w. 192pp. Near fine. Index. Illustrated throughout. With the help of over 200 illustrations, 80 in colour, this book presents the first Australia wide record of a delightful feature of our colonial legacy. Publishing long over looked foundry catalogues as well as a range of registered designs, it provides a practical assistance in choosing installing restoring and maintaining decorative iron work.
Price: $22.00


Eric Mendelsohn Architect 1887-1953
Stephens, Regina (editor)
Book Number: 61789
ISBN: 
The Monacelli Press, New York 1999. Square 4to. hardcover. 285pp. index, b/w illus. Very good+, light tanning to page edges. / Very good+ d/w.
Price: $35.00


Social Purpose in Architecture
Rosenau H:
Book Number: 6213
ISBN: 
London Studio Vista 1970 Square 4to. hardcover. 144pp. index. b/w illus. good, cover faded & flecked near edges. minor bend to boards. / good, faded, chipped d/w.
Price: $18.00


Literary Houses
Ashe, Rosalind
Book Number: 7104
ISBN: 
U.K. Dragon's World 1982. 4to. hardcover. 139pp. colour illus. very good. / very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


The Panoramic City: Oslo Brussels.
Hansen, Gilbert.
Book Number: 22611
ISBN: 
Idea Books (Architectural Magazine), Amsterdam. n.d. 4to. wraps. 120pp. b/w illus. near fine.
Price: $20.00


The Art and Architecture of Mexico: From 10,000 to the Present Day
Rojas, Pedro
Book Number: 24325
ISBN: 
London, Hamlyn 1968 4to. hardcover. 146pp. colour & b/w illus. good, tape marks on endpapers, owner's details on fep. / good, chipped d/w.
Price: $15.00


Christian de Portzamparc Scènes D'atelier
Portzamparc, Christian de
Book Number: 36755
ISBN: 2858508291
Centre Georges Pompidou 1996 4to. softcover. colour & b/w illus. Text in French. very good.
Price: $30.00


Monasteries of Western Europe, The Architecture of the Orders
Braunfels, Wolfgang
Book Number: 38127
ISBN: 
Thames & Hudson London, 1972 4to. hardcover. 263pp. index, b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w.
Price: $35.00


More than an opera house
Hubble, Ava
Book Number: 38198
ISBN: 0701817232
Sydney Lansdowne 1983 4to hardcover 176pp index, colour illus. very good, review copy pastedown on fep. / very good d/w.
Price: $15.00


Buda Castle
Szaboky, Zsolt & Szaraz, Gyorgy
Book Number: 45705
ISBN: 9631330419
Hungary 1990 4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 80pp. colour photos. Very good.
Price: $15.00


The Australian verandah
Baglin, Douglass
Book Number: 46321
ISBN: 
Sydney Ure Smith 1976 4to hardcover 128pp, colour illus. very good, owner's inscription on fep. / very good d/w.
Price: $15.00


Stained Glass
Halliday, Sonia and Laura Lushington
Book Number: 61477
ISBN: 0861340507
Sydney, Colporteur Press. 1982. Folio, hardcover. 207pp. index. colour illus. very good, owner's details on fep. / very good d/w with some rubbing to edges.
Price: $22.00


Thousand Years of Stained Glass
Brisac, Catherine
Book Number: 61478
ISBN: 0385231849
Doubleday 1986. 4to. hardcover. 200pp. index, colour illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $22.00


La Pedrera - Gaudi and His Work
[GAUDI, Antoni ] Jose Corredor-Matheos, Danile Giralt-Miracle, Josep Maria Montaner, Lluis Permanyer, Francisco Javier Asarta
Book Number: 62368
ISBN: 8489860068
Fundacio Caixa Catalunya, Barcelona, No Date (1999). 4to. softcover. 140pp. colour & b/w illus. Near Fine.
Price: $25.00


Manly Planning Scheme Review. Buildings of Historical & Architectural Interest
Burges, R. J. (Town Planner)
Book Number: 59720
ISBN: 
Manly Municipal Council, n.d. circa 1970s Oblong 4to. stapled illus. card covers. 147pp. b/w illus. maps. Very good. Scarce.
Price: $95.00


Alvar Aalto: Points of Contact
Alvar Aalto Museum
Book Number: 5162
ISBN: 9529845138
Alvar Aalto Museum. 1994 Large oblong 8co. blue cloth hardcover. 124pp. colour & b/w photos. near fine / good+, lightly chipped d/w.
Price: $65.00


Japanese Tradition in Color & Form - Architecture Nihon no dentoÌ, iro to katachi =
Hibi, Sadao
Book Number: 45806
ISBN: 4766104471
Tokyo Graphic-sha 1987 4to softcover with french flaps and d/w. Scarce. 148pp near fine. Illustrated in colour throughout. Text in Japanese and english. One of a set of three volumes containing illustrations of the commodities traditionally used in everyday life by the Japanese people. Viewed by the standpoint of colour, form, decoration and other design aspects. Contents includes, Roof, Wall, Window, Doorway, alcove and Staggered shelves, furniture, Washbasin, Garden Lantern, Beliefs, Kaerumata, Latticework, Gate, Sliding Door and Paper Sliding door, Shop curtain and Signboard, Flagstone path, Wall and Fence.
Price: $65.00


Hotel Restaurant Bar Club Design. Architecture + Interiors designed by Studio GAIA
Yang, Andrews(text & intro); Foreward by Jonathon Morr
Book Number: 50925
ISBN: 1584711000
Visual Reference Publications Inc 2006 Square 4to. hardcover. 176pp. colour illus. Near Fine. / Near Fine d/w.
Price: $150.00


Harry Seidler : Selected and Current Works (The Master Architect Series III)
Dobney, Steven (Ed) [Cox, Hartman ]
Book Number: 58548
ISBN: 9057037513
Australia; Images Publishing; Craftsman House 1997 Large 4to. Hardcover. 256pp. Index. colour photos, text in English. Fine. / fine d/w. Contents includes Introduction Harry Seidler by Dennis Sharp, Houses and Apartments, Selected Works, Early Houses and Projects, Biography, Firm Profile, Awards, One-Man Exhibitions, Index.
Price: $85.00


Australian Art and Architecture: Essays Presented to Bernard Smith
Bradley, Anthony and Terry Smith (Editor)
Book Number: 50257
ISBN: 0195505883
Oxford University Press, USA March 19, 1981 4to hardcover in d/w. 272pp near fine. Index. Over 120 black and white Illustrations. This volume comprises essays on Australian art, architecture and photography by Bruce Adams, Ian Burn, Heather Curnow, Lucy Grace Ellem, Ann Galbally, Ursula Hoff, Rudiger Joppien, Joan Kerr, Nigel Lendon, Patrick McCaughey, Humphrey McQueen, Peter Moroney, Ursula Prunster, Peter Quartermaine, Terry Smith and Ruth Zubans. and a complete Bibliography of Bernard Smiths writings compiled by Anthony Bradley.
Price: $45.00


Collapse. Why Buildings Fall Down
Wearne, Phillip
Book Number: 46879
ISBN: 0752218174
Channel 4 Books 1999 8vo. hardcover. 186pp. index, colour & b/w illus. very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


Living in Venice
Vedrenne, Elisabeth
Book Number: 30841
ISBN: 0500236070
Thames and Hudson December 1990 Square 4to hardcover 240pp colour illus. very good / very good d/w. Color photographs show the furnishings, decorations, and collections that characterize the lifestyle of Venetians.
Price: $15.00


Life in the English Country Cottage
Tinniswood
Book Number: 32125
ISBN: 0297832743
London Weidenfeld 1995 4to hardcover 216pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good / very good d/w. This is a guide to the history, social function and architecture of the English country cottage. Loosely based on Mark Girouard's classic survey, "Life in the English Country House", this look at the development of the English cottage covers three central areas of interest - building, living and working. The building section exanmines the architectural changes dictated by need and fashion from the Middle Ages to the Arts and Crafts movement. The living section looks at the difficulties of family life and stylistic trends according to tase of society. The final section of the book, on working in and around the cottage, examines the various uses to which the cottage was put in its rural context - from baking and brewing to textile outworking. nnBook DescriptionnA splendid illustrated history of the myth and reality of English cottage life over the last seven centuries, with 240 photographs, paintings, and drawings. Now in paperback. Whether Cotswold stone or a harmonious blend of timber-frame and thatch, the English cottage is an enduringly romantic symbol of country life at its most seductive. The ideal of cottage life is one that has tempted writers and artists for the last 200 years, but as this volume reveals, it was not always idyllic. From the medieval village to the 20th century, architectural historian Adrian Tinniswood traces the history of the cottage, exploring how they came to be built, the materials used to build them, and how they evolved. The focus of the book, however, is firmly on people: how cottage dwellers spent their time, what they ate and where they slept, and how they decorated and furnished their homes. A lively portrait, richly presented with 240 illustrations. Adrian Tinniswood is the author of Historic Houses of the National Trust and Country Houses from the Air. 216 pp 9 x 10 1/2 120 color & 120 b/w illustrations --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Price: $15.00


The Mud Brick Adventure
Bianco, Andrew
Book Number: 39937
ISBN: 
Earth Garden Magazine 2001 4to. softcover. 44pp. b/w illus, fold-out plan. very good.
Price: $10.00


Shrines and Homes of Scotland
Maxwell, Sir John Stirling
Book Number: 59628
ISBN: 
London, Alexander Maclehose & Co. 1937 8vo. Blue cloth. 264pp. Index. with 200 photo illustrations. Contents includes, Primitive churches 800-1124, Romanesque period, early Abbeys and Parish Churches 1124-1214, First Pointed Period, The Catherdrals 1214-1285, Middle Pointed period, The Later Abbeys 1286-1460, Third Pointed period, The Collegiate Churches 1460-1700, Castles 1200 - 1700, Building after 1700, Small Houses, Cottages and Other buildings, Appendix, Note of the Ancient Monuments Acts, Note on the Origin of the Pointed Arch, Collegiate Churches.
Price: $22.00


Between Dictate and Design - The Architecture of Office Buildings
Gert Staal
Book Number: 3486
ISBN: 
010 Publishers, Rotterdam 1987 Excellent copy in worn d/w. scribble on ffl otherwise fine.
Price: $25.00


Russian Architecture Trends in Nationalism and Modernism.
Voyce, Arthur.
Book Number: 4748
ISBN: 
New York: Greenwood Press, 1969 8vo. Brown cloth hardcover. 199pp. + b/w plates. Very good. No d/w.
Price: $15.00


Gothic Architecture - Great Buildings and How to Enjoy Them
BROWNE Edith A
Book Number: 5677
ISBN: 
A and C Black, 1911 Very Good. Large 8vo. 125pp, 48 full page illustrations, bound in brown cloth.
Price: $12.00


Notes on the Medieval Monasteries and Minsters of England and Wales.
Roberts, H. Ernest
Book Number: 6136
ISBN: 
London: S. P. C. K. 1939 8vo. hardcover. 160pp. + b/w plates. very good. / good, chipped d/w.
Price: $10.00


English Cathedrals Illustrated
Bond, Francis
Book Number: 6137
ISBN: 
London: George Newnes, 1899 Hard Cover 8vo. decorated maroon cloth. hardcover. 32pp. b/w photos. good, slight skew, edges lightly rubbed, light foxing to endpapers.
Price: $15.00


Home-Made Home
Ronald Duncan
Book Number: 6463
ISBN: 
Faber & Faber, 1947. First 183pp. Po name on ffl. Illustrated by Elizabeth Eastwick-Field. The book argues for the construction of owner-built housing and offers a study of possible alternative building materials including stone, cob, chalk and pise. Good copy in a rough d/w - unclipped.
Price: $10.00


The Stadium. A Photographic Essay on the construction of Stadium Australia.
O'Connell, Peter. (ed.) Coffey, Ross. (photos) Words by Ian Streeter.
Book Number: 23459
ISBN: 
Sydney. Box Press. 1999 4to. illustrated wraps, softcover. b/w photos. very good, light crease mark on front cover.'
Price: $25.00


Mont-Saint-Michel & Chartres
Adams, Henry Brookes
Book Number: 23792
ISBN: 
Books for Pleasure, Sydney, 1980. 4to. hardcover. 192pp. index, colour & b/w illus. very good. / good+, lightly chipped d/w.
Price: $15.00


Rural Architecture in Hong Kong.
Kwok, Victor. & Lam, Dominic. (eds)
Book Number: 26505
ISBN: 
Hong Kong, Government Information Services, 1981. Oblong 4to. hardcover. 120pp. colour illus, plans. very good. / very good d/w.
Price: $18.00


The Practising Architect
Eggleston Alec S.
Book Number: 28797
ISBN: 
Melbourne University Press, 1955. 8vo. hardcover.258pp. index. very good, owner''s name on fep. foxing to endpapers. / good d/w with sunned spine.
Price: $25.00


Architectural Design for Today
Papadakis, Adreas.
Book Number: 29183
ISBN: 2879390230
Paris Pierre Terrail, 1992 4to hardcover 224pp index, colour & b/w illus. very good / good d/w with tear at top of spine & rubbed top edge.
Price: $30.00


Interior Spaces. A Pictorial Review of Significant Interiors in the U.S.A.
Images
Book Number: 29203
ISBN: 
Images Australia 1992 Large 4to. hardcover. 253pp. colour photos. very good. / very good d/w.
Price: $25.00


Planning Stores That Pay
Parnes, Dr. Louis
Book Number: 30323
ISBN: 
New York: F. W. Dodge Corp. 1948. 4to blue cloth hardcover 323pp index, b/w illus. very good / no d/w.
Price: $25.00


New households, new housing
Franck, Karen A. & Sherry Ahrentzen (Editors)
Book Number: 32713
ISBN: 0442224869
New York Van Nostrand Reinhold 1989 4to hardcover 343pp index, b/w illus. very good+ / very good+ d/w.
Price: $25.00


Post-Modernism. The New Classicism in Modern Architecture
JENCKS, CHARLES
Book Number: 34516
ISBN: 0847808351
New York Rizzoli International 1988 Folio hardcover 360pp index, colour illus. very good / very good, creased & slightly faded d/w. From Library Journal: One of the most remarkable turnabouts in the art communities has been the resurgence of interest in classicism and academicism in every form from avante-garde painting to the design of houses and office buildings. This book puts all of this on the map in the considered style that has made Jencks one of the most sought-after commentators on the contemporary art scene. Whether or not one views this vein of art critically as a specious effluent of Neoconservatism or enthusiastically as Jencks does, as a vital reinterpretation of the Western artistic patrimony, this tome offers an understandable, worldwide survey. It contains over 300 sharp color illustrations.
Price: $55.00


British Architecture and Interior
Sudjic, D.
Book Number: 34527
ISBN: 4766105451
Tokyo, Japan Graphic-Sha Publishing 1990 4to hardcover 251pp colour illus. very good+ / very good+ d/w. Language Notes Text: English, Japanese
Price: $30.00



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