Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1933. First edition. Hardcover. 174 pages. 26 x 18 cm. 101 plates of Colonial Houses, Antique and Modern, with drawings and plans. Bibliography. An attempt to establish the basic principles of Colonial Architecture "for this group of discerning builders that this present volume has been prepared." Bright, very fresh copy.
NY: William Helburn, 1940. First edition. Hardcover. 185 pages. 30 x 22 cm. 130 plates, photographs and measured drawings. KARPEL B966. "A monumental achievement in documentary effort and a fine interpretative study. The author shows how the neighboring states....all contributed to the development of Kentucky architecture." ROOS 2803. Owner label. Interior contents bright and clean.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1927. First edition. Hardcover. 164 pages. 26 x 15.5 cm. 97 plates of Spanish Houses and their details. Bibliography of Spanish Architecture. Included are plan, materials and construction, exterior walls, roofs, doorwasy, windows, balconies, interiors, furniture and furnishings, et al. Bright, very fresh copy.
New York: The Pace Gallery, 1986. Cornell, Joseph. First edition. Original Wraps. 15 pages text. 25.5 x 23.5 cm. Illustrated exhibition catalogue with over 30 black and white and color plates with photography by Hans Namuth. 1987 show at Pace Gallery including box construction and collages. Mounted color plate on front cover, interior clean.
NY: Rizzoli, 1981. First edition. Hardcover. 263 pp. Introduction by Dean James S. Polshek. More than 200 illustrations including twenty-four in full-color. A centennial celebration of The Graduate School of Architecture and Planning, this book commemorates the occasion with a series of essays by Columbia faculty and graduate students.
New York: J.S. Ogilvie, 1888. First edition. Original Wraps. 104 pages. 34 x 27 cm. Plans to scale and drawings. HITCHCOCK 905. KARPEL B261. ".....a variety of designs from simple and inexpensive to ambitious and pretentious. The later reflect the full-fledged Americanized Queen Anne style of Norman Shaw; the Stick...
NY: Abrams, 1983. First edition. Hardcover. 335 pp. 394 illustrations, including seventyplates in full-color. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. A survey of Aztec art including, temple architecture, stone sculpture carved without metal tools, losttechniques of featherwork and turquoise mosaic, painted books, and sculptures in terra cotta and rare stones.
NY: Macmillan, 1924. First edition. Hardcover. 393 pages. 29 x 22 cm. Voluminously illustrated in halftone. Listing of architects and landscape architects, and artists and decorators are presented. The homes are those of the elite; a display of contemporary residences. Extremity and spine wear, owner inscription.
NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1907. Penfield, Edward. First edition. Boards. 147 pages.24 x 17 cm. Lovely full-color tipped-in plates, thirty large illustrations, and a host of smaller ones not in the index of illustrations. Text and illustrations crisp and clean, slight rubbing but no chipping at backstrip extremities.