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Wien und Munchen: Verlag von Anton Schroll & Co., 1955. Quarto; pp 322; G/G-; blue spine with white text; dust jacket shows moderate rubbing to exterior; some chips to edges; cloth has slight shelf wear to exterior; light sunning to exterior; strong boards; text block has light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; German text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 2000. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 180; VG/G; light yellow spine with black and gilt text; dust jacket has slight rubbing wear to edges; slight dings to edges; exterior clean; cloth has clean exterior; strong boards; text block edges have minimal wear to exterior edges; interior clean; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated;.
Paris: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), 1972. Octavo; pp 267; G/G-; ivory spine with black text; dust jacket shows slight age toning toward edges; some chipping to edges; cloth has slight sunning to edges; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated.
London: Lund Humphries Publishers Limted, 1972. Ex libris on front end-paper; Quarto; VG/G+; Age toned white spine with silver and green text; Dust jacket is age toned and foxed, scuffing and dust stains, moderate wear at corners and at head and tail of spine; Boards are age toned along edges, very light abrasions at corners, undamaged; Heavy foxing on head edge of text block, some dust stains on tail edge, age toning in margins throughout, unmarked and undamaged; Shelved in aisle 10 with FP art books; 263pp.
London: The Architectural Press, 1953. First Edition. Small Quarto; pp 300; G/Fair; black spine with ivory text; dust jacket has noticeable chips to edges; heavy rubbing to exterior; tape mends inside dj; mylar wraps; cloth has slight sunfading to exterior; minor edge wear; strong boards; text block shows light toning to edges; previous owner's name to ffep; light pencil to pp 5; profusely illustrated; good binding.
Miami Beach: Virgo Press, 1976. Octavo; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, tan with brown print; DJ has tears to top of spine and front top edge, stains to front and smudges to rear, toning to spine; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners, bottom edge, and spine caps, spotting, mild shelfwear; Text block has spotting to top edge and to endpapers, clean text (brown typeface); Inscribed in ink by the author on the front flyleaf; 248 pages, illustrated.
New York: William T, Comstock, 1906. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print, surface tear; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, illustrated pastedown on front, wear to corners and edges, tattering to spine, surface tears to spine and rear, peripheral tanning and tanning to spine; Text block has grey-tinted top edge, cracked hinges front and rear, intermittent spine breaks, clean text; "Containing Benjamin Count of Rumford's Essay on 'Proper Fireplace Construction'"-- title page; 198 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1985. Third printing. Large octavo; pp 467; G+/paperback; Black spine with ivory text; covers have slight sunning to exterior, minor bending to fore corners, slight rubbing to exterior; text block shows very slight toning to exterior edges, previous owner's book plate to front pastedown; interior clean;.
Firenze: Leo S. Olschki Editore, 1987. Quarto; G+; Paperback; Spine, blue with white print; Cover has light edgewear, light shelfwear, vendor label on rear; Text block has name in ink on front flyleaf, else clean and tight; Text in Italian; 190 pages, illustrated (b&w) + separate slipcase containing 5 folded maps/architectural plans (b&w). [NOTE: Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Knoxville: The University of Tennessee Press, 1979. second printing. Octavo; G/no-DJ paperback; black spine with off-white text; covers are lightly age toned w/few spots on front; exterior is lightly rubbed; residue of tape at head spine edge toward front & rear; 1 inch tear along front gutter at head edge; minor rubbing wear along edges; panels are sturdy & secure; text block has lightly age toned exterior edges; marker marking at head edge exterior; heavy highlighting & underlining toward center of text; pp 231.
Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1975. First Edition. Octavo (oblong); First Edition; G+/G-; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, black with white print; DJ has portions torn away from bottom and top edges, tears along edges and at flap fold corners, smudging/shelfwear; Boards in grey and black cloth with silver print, slight bump to front top right corner, slight wear to spine caps; Text block has name on front flyleaf, mild water damage to top edge throughout, text clean and tight; xiv, 231 pages, illustrated.
Naples, Italy: Libreria Scientifica Editrice, 1972. Quarto: VG-/no-DJ: Brown spine with gold text: Ex libris: Slipcase has considerable shelfwear, scuff and crease mark along edges, age toning, bottom of case half way detached from rest of case: Boards are strong and clean with light rubbing to edges, very minimal chipping to lower joints, slight bump in upper corner: Textblock has some light soiling on exterior, front free page has gift inscription to the previous owner, title page has embossed stamp, pages otherwise unmarked: Text is entirely in ITALIAN: 359 pp. [Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.].
Rome: Edizioni dell'Elefante, 1971. Large Quarto: G-/no-DJ hardcover: White spine with red text: Boards are bowed, extensive rubbing, fraying to corners and head and tail of spine with board showing on lower back corner, some dark smudges, binding solid: Textblock is age toned, front free page has ink note, rest unmarked: Text is in Italian: 249 pp.
Washington, D.C.; London and New York: National Business Museum; Merrell Publishers Limited, 2003. First Edition. Quarto; pp 223; VG/VG; orange spine with white and black text; dust jacket has clean exterior; light wear to edges; cloth shows minimal wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows minimal shelf wear to exterior edges; interior clean; blue endpapers; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
Lagasca, Madrid: Editorial Plus-Ultra, 1953. Large Octavo; pp 401; Good; 1/4 bound burgundy spine with gilt text; no jacket; cloth shows moderate wear to exterior; some rubbing to edges and corners; bumped tail fore corners; sturdy boards; text block has slight tone to exterior edges; slight crease to tail fore edge of first few pages; previous owner's name to front pastedown; slight toning to gutters; illustrated; text in Spanish;.
Madrid: Patrimonio Nacional, 2006. Quarto; pp 261; VG/VG-; gray/tan pictorial spine with dark green text; dust jacket shows light rubbing to exterior; light scratches to front; cloth clean; minor bumping to head fore corners; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; profusely illustrated; very good binding; Spanish text; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1979. First edition. Quarto; First edition; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, brown with white print; DJ has tears at spine ends and flap corners, slight surfaces tears to front edge; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, mild wear to spine caps, cocked spine; Text block clean and tight; xxiv, 517 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w).
Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1979. First edition. Quarto; First edition; VG-/G+; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, grey with white print; DJ in mylar, light edgewear, toning to spine, vendor label on rear, else clean and bright; Boards in brown cloth with gold print, light wear to spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; xxiv, 517 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w). [NOTE: Oversized book(s). Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to size/weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates.].
Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1947. 8vo; VG/VG- hardcover; black and yellow spine with black and yellow text; dust jacket has bumping to the corners and edges and is extremely edge worn but in tact; boards have minor marks and are strong; front free end - paper is inscribed in a rubber stamp; paste downs, end papers and pages are strongly age-toned but text is legible; 141p.
London: Academy Editions, 1994. Quarto: VG-/G+: White spine with red text: DJ has general shelfwear, soiling and dust staining, light chipping to upper corner: Boards strong and clean, rubbing to edges, light bumping at head and tail of spine and upper corner, binding solid: Textblock exterior has mild dust staining to head edge else clean and pages unmarked: 143 pp.
New York: Benjamin Bloom, Inc, 1972. Octavo; VG/Hardcover; Brown spine with green rectangle and gilt text; Moderate shelf wear and age to covers, light rubbing along surfaces, sides and edges; Binding slightly cocked, New York School of Interior Design insert, ivory toned pages, previous owner's inscription on front free end page; Age toning to text block exterior, text block clean; 145 pp.
Chicago: Tribune Company, 1923. First Edition. Quarto; VG-/; rebacked with plain tan spine, no lettering; Woven Buckram boards with gilt lettering and designs; Some wear to the edges, chipping at the corners, light peeling to the edges of the buckram; some shelf wear at the edges; Binding tight; Text block age toned but clean; Previous owner's bookplate; 281 B&W plates; shelved case 11; Item is heavy, please contact us for international and priority shipping.
New Haven, CT & London: Yale University Press, 2005. Quarto: VG/VG: Black spine with white text: DJ is in mylar sheath, light shelfwear with chipping to corners, some scuff marks: Boards are strong and clean, rubbing along edges, binding is tight: Textblock exterior is clean and pages unmarked: 273 pp.
Germany: Hamburger Abendblatt, 1996. Quarto; vg+/vg; dj, glossy white spine with blue text; dj, light shelf wear; HB, navy blue cloth spine with silver text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; beautifully illustrated in color and black-and-white; 200pp. --A clean, tightly bound copy. ------TEXT IN GERMAN.
Wien & Munchen: Verlag Herold, 1959. Large Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Dark blue spine with gold text; Boards have slightly sunned spine with minimal edge wear, panels are strong & sturdy; Text block shows slight age toning and wear with unmarked pages and tight binding; previous owner's book plate on front pastedown; pp 252. German language. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Zodiaque, 1953. Booklet [10 x 11]; pp 55; Fair/paperback; off-white spine with black text; scarce English translation; fragile condition; exterior shows noticeable chips to edges; few smudges to exterior; heavy crease to rear; faux jacket; text block shows slight age toning toward interior edges; frontispiece; small crease to edge of frontispiece; illustrated; French and English text;.
Paris: Vincent, Freal et Cie, Editeurs, 1960. sixieme (sixth) edition. G+. Folio, loose plates in gray ribbon-tied boards with blue cloth spine, no title on spine, in protective mylar bag. TEXT IN FRENCH. Wear to boards; edges rubbed, boards agetoning, cloth of spine lightly frayed at ends, beginning to split at top and along front fold. Minor rubbing to bottom edge of plates, otherwise clean. 80 plates in b&w, architectural drawings and designs, all present. Shelved in Architecture.
London: Phaidon Press Limited, 1999. First Edition. Small Square Quarto; unpaginated; G+; light gray spine with white and black text; no jacket; this volume only; cloth has lightly sunned spine; mild wear to corners; light rubbing wear to panels; strong boards; text block has mild wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; remainder mark to exterior tail edge; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
Augusta, GA: The Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, 1998. Small Quarto; pp 78; VG-/paperback; yellow spine with white text; covers show mild smudges to exterior; lightly sunned spine and tail edges; intact panels; text block has light tone to exterior edges; interior clean; illustrated; arts - American;.
Paris: Librairie de la Construction Moderne, 1909. Fifth edition. Set of four large octavos in 1/2 red marble and leather with six-band spine and gold letters; VG; moderate soiling; good binding; dusty edges; paper age-toned; text and drawings in good condition; in French; shelved above China Section; please contact us for shipping costs.
Milano: Electa Editrice, 1983. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 178; VG-/G; orange spine with ivory text; paperback; dust jacket shows slight shelf wear to exterior; mild rubbing to corners; covers have slight wear to exterior; intact panels; text block has light tone to exterior edges; light foxing to exterior head edge; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; interior clean; text in Italian;.
Maison Alfred Mame et Fils. Quarto; G+; Hardcover; Grey spine with gold text; Boards are shelf worn with tears to the head and tail of the spine, rear board is separated but volume is in tact; Text block is age-toned with foxing and discoloring to pages and fore edges otherwise, clean; 296p. (Text in French).
Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution Press, 1985. Small quarto; pp 464; VG-/G-; dark blue spine with ivory text; dust jacket has some rubbing to exterior; crease to front; crease to rear at joint; split to rear fore tail edge; slight wear to corners; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean.
Edinburgh and London: Oliphant, Anderson, and Ferrier, 1898. 10mo; pp 140; VG-/no-DJ; red spine with black text; cloth has light soiling to exterior; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to front ffep; bookplate to front pastedown; decked edges; slightly cocked spine.
Milano: Federico Motta Editore S.p.A., 2000. First Edition. Oblong Quarto; pp 93; VG/VG-; red spine with white text; dust jacket has minor wear to edges; exterior clean; small sticker to rear; cloth clean; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to ffep; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; interior clean; text in Italian;.
Tours: Maison Alfred Mame et Fils, 1930. Small Quarto; pp 244; Fair; greenish tan spine with gilt text; no jacket; original publisher's cloth has noticeable wear to exterior; some foxing to spine and panels; sunned spine; some fraying to edges and corners; text block has slight toning to edges; frontispiece; previous owner's bookplate to ffep; cracking defect to gutter at pp 64-65; some foxing to interior toward edges; broken hinges; exterior edges age toned; profusely illustrated; text in French;.
Middlesex, Baltimore: Penguin Books, 1954. First. Large Octavo; VG-/G+; Off-white spine with black text; Slip case is light brown cardboard with sunned, shelf worn appearance with red text; Dust jacket has age toned spine with slightly fraying edges and covered with mylar and foxing inside rear flap; Boards have somewhat rubbed exterior surfaces, however they are sturdy; Text block has begun to darken from age with head & fore exterior edges having light foxing; Scarce with slipcase; pp 320.
New York: Columbia University Press, 1952. Octavo; G+/no-DJ; green spines with gilt text to red blocks; 4 volumes: vol. 1, The Elements of Building, pp 750; vol. 2, The Principles of Composition, pp 638; vol. 3, Building Types, pp 931; vol. 4, Building Types, pp 946; cloths show slight shelf wear to exteriors; noticeable sunning to spine of vol. 2; light soiling to exterior of vol. 2; minor rubbing to corners; some rubbing to edges; strong boards; text blocks have light toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.