London: Smith, Elder, & Co, 1849. First Edition. small 4to., viii, 205pp.,nn 16pp catalogue; VG; 3/4 bound in dark green leather, spines paneled with elaborate gilt tooling, gilt lettering in two panels; green cloth boards; minor bumping and peeling to corners, head and tail of spine; green marbled endpapers; red ribbon, top edge of text block gilt; 14 plates; errata slip tipped in on page 1; shelved case 10.
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New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1900. Seventh edition, thoroughly revised. Quarto; Seventh edition, thoroughly revised; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in brown cloth, worn, exposed corners, tattered spine caps, wear to hinges, spotting and shelfwear; Text block has cracked front and rear hinges, intermittent spine breaks, plates at p. 515 loose from binding, mild age-toning to paper; xi, 527 pages, illustrated (b&w), folded plates.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1957. First Edition. Quarto; 367pp; full gray cloth with titles in gilt and green; moderate external wear and soiling; contents very good. Top board imprinted in gilt "to Leon Chatelain, Jr., President: The American Institute of Architects From Chicago Chapter American Institute of Architects February 19, 1957. This ASSOCIATION COPY is INSCRIBED TO CHATELAIN BY CHICAGO MAYOR RICHARD J. DALEY AND CHICAGO AIA PRESIDENT SAMUEL LICHTMANN.
London: Bernard Quaritch, 1910. The Folio Edition. Quarto; pp 152 (text), 112 (plates); Fair/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt lettering and filigree design; buckram cloth has sun-faded exterior, mostly to spine, edges shows small tear to head fore edge, as well at fraying to head and tail of spine, cloth has darkened with rubbing and scratches to exterior, panels are intact and secure; front end paper,first half of pages are loosed from binding, but present; slight age toning to text pages, some light foxing to first and last few pages; previous owner's name of ffep; fraying around edges of first page; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: George Braziller, 1965. Quarto; VG/VG/ Hardcover; tanned spine with dark brown text; dust jacket is moderately sun toned with minor tears at the top edges; boards are moderately stained at the spines and outer edges but strong; text block is slightly discolored but clean and legible; 189p.
London: John Murray, 1865. Second edition. Thick octavo in navy blue hardcovers with gold letters on spine; condition: Overall good condition; boards show soiling and shelf wear with open tears on spine and fraying; Some loosening to binding, but binding is still strong and signatures are still bound; dusty edges; paper and text clean; contains several folded charts, engravings and plates, Fourty-nine numbered plates total and accounted for, some plates have small (less than/equal to 1/4"), closed tears; pp. 452;.
Gloucester, MA: Peter Smith, 1966. Reprint. Quarto; vg/none; tan cloth spine with black text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; sunned at the spine; text block, clean; B/W illustrations; plans; sketches; 157pp., followed by an unpaginated series of 373 figures, some two to the page. --Originally published 1940 the The Essex Institute of Salem, MA.
New York: King Moses, Publisher, 1904. Large Quarto; pp 72; G- condition hardcover; green pictorial spine with gilt text; no jacket; scarce in hardback; original publisher's cloth shows moderate wear to exterior; black, green and gilt lettering and illustration to front; beveled edges; slightly sun darkened spine; some fraying to corners and spine edges; strong boards; text block has some age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior slightly toned; shaken binding (see photo for representation),book sold as is; previous owner's name to ffep; profusely illustrated; Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to size/weight restriction(s) This book is part of the overstocked 15's, kept in Room X.
New York: Rizzoli International Publications, 1989. First U.S. edition. Quarto in burgundy cloth with burgundy DJ in brodart and white letters; VG/VG; open gutter at center but good binding; minor pencil inscription on one page; pp. 194; with chapters on yachts and the Mausoleum; shelved in Interior Decorating section.
Cambeidge, London, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1977. Reprinted. Octavo; pp 330; G/G; light brown spine with ivory text; dust jacket has lightly sunned exterior; some rubbing to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; slightly splayed boards; text block shows some foxing to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
Berlin: Verlag Walter de Gruyter & Co., 1984. Large Octavo; VG- condition hardcover Green spine with white text; Boards have minor rubbing on exterior and slight wear along edges, otherwise panels are strong and sturdy; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to handling and stamped letter on title page, otherwise pages are unmarked with tight binding; pp 151. German language. Aisle 7. Oversized order. Additional shipping and handling may be necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy international shipping unavailable due to restriction(s).
New York: The Monacelli Press, Inc., 1998. Reprinted. Large, thick octavo; pp 1344; VG/no-DJ; silver spine with blue and black text; boards have slight wear to exteriors; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Moscow, USSR: Art Publishers, 1972. Russian/English Edition. oversize Qto. VG/ in VG- slipcase- no DJ. lightly tanned HB clothbound with imprinted small gilt tilting in Russian and English, separated by raised embellishments at tip, tail and mid-spine. lightly pushed in ends and adjacent front board with very large round embossed design. solid golden tan lines inside covers, main textblock in Russian Illustration section includes 400 b/w plates, captioned in Russian and English, followed by a table of contents, authors, photographers and all contributors for photographs, photogravures, figures and more. excellent illustrated section mainly in b/w, all sheets glossy and unblemished. complete in 448 pp. yellowed spine visible in ivory slipcase with color illustrated panels, damaged at corners and abraded.
Boston, Toronto & London: Bullfinch Press, 1992. First North American Edition. Small Quarto: VG/VG: Blue spine with white text: DJ is clean with general shelfwear, some mild chipping at tail of spine: Boards are strong and clean with rubbing to edges, binding is solid: Textblock exterior has remainder mark to tail edge else clean, pages clean and unmarked: First North American Edition: 320 pp.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1985. First Edition, Second Printing. Quarto, 788 pages, VG-/VG-; dj, white spine, black lettering: mild overall wear to dj, occasional small closed tears to edges of covers, approximately 1" tear to top corner of back cover, mild rubbing to back cover along hinge, "45.00" to front flap; quarter-bound, navy blue cloth spine, orange cloth boards, dull gold lettering to spine: very mild overall wear to boards, small open tear to cloth to top edge of back board; mild age-toning to text-block; light age-toning to margins of interior, text and graphics unaffected; INSCRIBED by Kostof to half-title page; shelved Front Table.
Baltimore: Penguin Books, 1967. Reprint. Quarto; G-/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text on black label in illustrated slipcase; boards are strong with light staining, light bumping to corners, fading to spine and covers (label with text still intact and legible); front free-end paper has previous owner's name written in blue ink, pages lightly age-toned, text has frequent, extensive underlining and notes from previous owner written lightly in pencil, readability is not affected, these markings continue up to page 150 (roughly half of text, one third of book is comprised of photographs); 390pp. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1956. Large Octavo; pp 457; G/no-DJ; black spine with gilt text; cloth has slight smudges to exterior; strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; tight binding; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
Roskilde Domkirkes Salgsfond, 2003. First edition. Octavo; First edition; VG/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with light blue print; Boards in illustrated paper, very slight wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Text in Danish; 175 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (some color).
Bielsko-Biała, Poland: Bank BPH/Buffi, 1998. Quarto; VG-/G+; Ivory spine with black text; Dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior, two small tears to edges; Cloth shows slight sunning to exterior, minor wear to edges; Text block has very light wear to exterior edges; interior clean; Polish, English and German text;.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, 1975. Small quarto; pp 431; VG/G-; silver spine with black text; dust jacket has sticker residue to front; some slight wear to edges; cloth shows light wear to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; interior clean; profusely illustrated; frontispiece; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Milano, Italy: Skira, 2006. First Edition. Square quarto, VG-/VG; DJ, black spine, white lettering: minimal wear to DJ, protected by thick VG- plastic covering; text-block clean; marginalia in pencil to Kuspit's introductory essay (pages 9-37); interior replete with black-and-white and full-color gloss images and plates of Paley's works; mild occasional imperfections to interior, graphics unaffected; SIGNED by Paley to half-title page; shelved Front Table.
Charlottesville: The University Press of Virginia, 1999. Reprinted. Large Octavo; pp 314; VG-/VG-; black spine with gilt text; dust jacket has mild wear to edges, otherwise clean; cloth clean; slightly splayed boards; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; tight binding; frontispiece; profusely illustrated;.
Columbia, SC: The State Printing Company, 1967. Reprinted. Large octavo; pp 222; G/G-; black and red spine with ivory text; dust jacket has noticeable rubbing to exterior; tape mends to spine edges; price clipped front flap; some sunning to exterior; cloth has slight toning to edges; strong boards; text block has light foxing to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; frontispiece; illustrated with many photographs and drawings; good binding; interior clean;.
Montreal: Canadian Center For Architecture, 2001. quarto in cloth with DJ. VG+/VG+. DJ has light shelf and edge wear. Interior of book is like new. Binding is solid. Book contains numerous black and white and color photos and plates. Former owners name written on last page of book. Chronological chart in pouch affixed to rear board. Non paginated. Shelve on front table. DJ spine is black with white text.
Boston: Gambit, 1975. First U.S. Edition. Octavo; pp 202; G/G-; blue spine with black and white text; illustrated by the author; dust jacket shows slightly sunned to exterior; mild rubbing to exterior; small chip to spine head edge; some other slight wear to edges; price clipped front flap; cloth has very little wear light to exterior; strong boards; text block has light wear to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; previous owner's bookplate to verso of front endpaper; interior clean; profusely illustrated;.
New York: The Monacelli Press, Inc., 1998. first edition. Quarto; VG- paperback; Blue spine white text; Covers are slightly rubbed on exterior with minor edge wear, otherwise panels are sturdy and intact; Text block shows slight wear on exterior due to handling with unmarked and tightly bound text pages; pp 192. Aisle 7.
New York: Beehive Press Book/Abbeville Press, Publishers, 1990. Quarto; pp 203; VG-/G; yellow/black spine with white text; dust jacket shows slight rubbing and scratches to exterior, chipping to corners, small closed tear to rear head edge; cloth shows minor rubbing to exterior, panels are strong and intact; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges, interior clean; red ink stamp writing to copyright page;.
Savannah, GA: The Beehive Press, 1987. Small Quarto; pp 263; G-/G-; black spine with white text; dust jacket has some soiling to exterior; several chips to edges; price sticker to rear flap; cloth shows few light damp stains to front; light soiling to edges; sturdy boards; text block shows slight shelf wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; some underlining and notations in ink to pages including, pp 9-27, 34, 38, 129; previous owner's name to half title page; profusely illustrated;.
London: R. Ware, 1757. Early Edition. Square 12mo., 36 pages, 99 plates; VG; bound in modern full crushed brown leather, paneled spine with red label, gilt lettering; slight scuff to tail of spine; part of the rear cover was not properly crushed, part of the original grain shows; red and gilt patterned endpapers; ribbon bound in; with all 99 engraved plates, each numbered, plus the frontispiece; TB consignment; shelved case 3.
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1993. First Edition. Quarto: VG/VG: Red spine with white text: DJ has general shelfwear, some minor rubbing else clean: Boards are strong and clean, light shelfwear, binding solid: Textblock is clean, front free page inscribed by George A. Larson [author]: First Edition:256 pp.
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1961. Small Quarto; pp 341; G/G-; tan spine with black text; dust jacket shows sun darkened spine; some chips to edges; other wear to exterior with slight soiling; mylar wraps; cloth has sun darkened spine; mild wear to Buckram exterior; strong boards; text block shows minimal wear to exterior edges; previous owner's name to front pastedown; interior lightly toned; profusely illustrated; Swedish and English texts;.
Barcelona: Ediciones Poligrafa, S.A., 1979. Quarto; pp 343; G/G; light blue/green pictorial spine with black text; dust jacket shows light sunning to exterior; minor chips to edges; mylar wraps; cloth has slight foxing to exterior; strong boards; text block has mild toning to exterior edges; pictorial endpapers; frontispiece; interior shows light foxing to some pages; otherwise clean interior; profusely illustrated; arts - Modern; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: Vantage Press, Inc, 1966. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G-Hardcover; Orange and green spine with black and orange text; Heavy shelf wear and age to dust jacket, rubbing to exterior surfaces, sides and edges of jacket, fraying along corners, open two inch tear at head of jacket spine, chipping along jacket side and edges; Boards are strong and clean, light fading to surfaces,binding slightly cocked. [SIGNED BY AUTHOR] on title page, previous owner's inscription on front page; Text block clean, grey-scale illustrations; 127 pp; Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 66-23098.
New York: Tudor Publishing Co., 1927. Hardcover Imperial Octavo;VG/VG; Book comes in black cloth case; Case shows chipping on edges and corners; DJ shows general shelf ware, rubbing on corners, age tone, small crease on edge of spine; Text block is age toned with small amount of foxing on fore edge, otherwise clean, text and photographs legible and clear; pp 435. Additional cost for items referred for expedited/international shipping or that are greater than 4 Lbs. Please contact shipping department for details.
New York: Tudor Publishing Co., 1935. Reprinted. Large Octavo; pp 464; G/Fair; yellow/beige spine with black text; dust jacket has noticeable wear to exterior; slight dampstaining toward head edge; several chips to edges; mylar wraps; cloth clean; strong boards; text block has some foxing to exterior edges; deckled edges; pictorial endpapers; slight crack to front hinge; frontispiece; light foxing to some pages; illustrated;.
New York: Reinhold Publishing Corporation, 1947. First Edition. Octavo; pp 80; G/Fair; off-white spine with orange and black text; dust jacket has some chips to edges; mild rubbing to exterior; some smudges to rear; cloth has sun fading to spine head edge; slight sunning to exterior otherwise; strong boards; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; illustrated;.