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American Barns and Covered Bridges

By: Sloane, Eric

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Funk & Wagnalls, 1954

Inscription: Signed


112 pages, later printing, B&W illustrations throughout. Clean, unmarked pages, bound in mustard-color cloth with brown lettering and illustration on the front. Jacket has wear at extremities, not price-clipped ($5.95), now protected in mylar. Ffep bears Eric Sloane's signature along with an inscription and a sketch of a covered bridge. View more info

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Asylum On the Hill History of a Healing Landscape

By: Ziff, Katherine

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Athens, OH, Ohio University Press, 2012


"Asylum on the Hill "is the story of a great American experiment in psychiatry, a revolution in care for those with mental illness, as seen through the example of the Athens Lunatic Asylum. Built in Southeast Ohio after the Civil War, the asylum embodied the nineteenth-century "gold standard" specifications of moral treatment. Ziff's fresh presentation of America's nineteenth-century asylum movement shows how the Athens Lunatic Asylum accommodated politic... View more info

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Builder's Jewel; or, the Youth's Instructor and Workman's Remembrancer Explaining Short and Easy Rules, Made Familiar to the Meaneft Capacity, for Drawing and Working

By: Langley, B. And T.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, 1797


4 3/4" x 5 7/8", intended to be a pocket size reference. Original leather boards are detached, spine leather is holding firmly to text block. The title page has 3 pieces of clear tape holding it together. All other pages are intact and clear with an occassional stain. There is an introduction plus 46 pages followed by 200 examples engraved on 100 copper plates. 99 of these plates are numbered, the final one is not. View more info

Design Tools for Evidence-Based Healthcare Design

By: Phiri, Michael

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Routledge, 2015


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Early Homes of Ohio

By: Frary, I. T.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Richmond, VA, Garrett and Massie, 1936

Edition: Ex-Library Edition


336, 196 b&w plates. Usual library markings. firmly bound in grey buckram. View more info

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Frank Gehry in Pop-Up

By: Johnson. Jinny; Lewis, Roland

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Thunder Bay Press, 2007

Edition: First printing


Discussion of Gehry's work plus six large pop-up spreads. 45 pages, 12" x 13" View more info

Grand Homes of the Midwest

By: Harris, Bill

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Crescent, 1990


160 pages. 10" x 14", indexed. full color photographs of exteriors and interiors of remarkables homes in the midwest View more info

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Medieval Serbian Culture

By: Peic, Sava

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, Alpine fine Arts Collection, 1994


228 pages, 10 3/4" x 13", a sumptuous overview of art, literature and architecture through the 16th century. Lavishly illustrated in full color throughout. bound in blue cloth with silver lettering on the spine. View more info

Nuremberg and It's Art to the End of the 18th Century

By: Ree, Dr. P. J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner Sons, 1905


Famouse Art Cities #3. Monograph of the art history of Nuremberg with 123 b&w illustrations. Green wraps, gold lettering on cover, wear at extremities. No markings, clean. Inside this book there are 2 folded pages of the itinerary of a tour of Europe, lasting 3 months, which obviously took place before WWI View more info

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Shaker Architecture

By: Schiffer, Herbert

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Atglen, PA, Schiffer Publishing, 1979


190 pages, indexed, profusely illustrated. Unmarked, crisp and clean. For a small religious community the Shakers had a major impact on American architecture and furniture design. Many modern designs can trace their roots directly to the Shaker tradition. In this study, each of the Shaker communities is represented with very interesting photographs of the buildings that made up their world. A detailed text completes the study. View more info

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The Architecture of Jefferson Country; Charlottesville and Albemarle county, Virginia

By: Lay, K. Edward

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA, University Press of Virginia, 2000


362 pages, indexed, bibliography, glossary, profusely illustrated throughout with b&w photographys, engravings and drawings, along with a section of color photography bound in blue cloth with red spine. As new.l View more info

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Therapeutic Gardens: Design for Healing Spaces

By: Winterbottom, Daniel (Author), Wagenfeld, Amy (Author

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Timber Press, 2015


More than ever before, landscape architects, garden designers, and healthcare professionals are asked to create gardens that meet the physical, psychological, emotional, and social needs of a wide range of user groups. Landscape architect Daniel Winterbottom and occupational therapist Amy Wagenfeld present a collaborative approach that successfully translates the principles of therapeutic design into practice. Using examples from around the world, this practical guide de... View more info

Use of Color in Architecture

By: Broto, Carles

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Links International, 2016


The best, brightest and most colorful international examples. Full commentary on color use in different applications. A must read fro architects and designers.. View more info