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Linlithgow Palace - Official Guide

By: J. S. Richardson, James Beveridge

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Scotland, Her Majesty's Stationary Office: 1973

Edition: Eighth Impression

Seller ID: 227899

ISBN: 0114909776

Condition: Very Good


Linlithgow Palace is situated within the Peel, a shotr distance north of the Cross in the town of Linlithgow, West Lothian. Black and white photographs. Fold Out Map. 33 pages. Cover edges rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Architecture::Churches, Castles, Palaces; Architecture; ISBN: 0114909776. ISBN/EAN: 9780114909772. Inventory No: 227899. Paperback View more info

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Simplified Engineering for Architects and Builders

By: James Ambrose, Patrick Tripeny

Price: $75.00

Publisher: USA, John Wiley & Sons: 2005

Edition: Tenth Edition

Seller ID: 247360

ISBN: 0471676071

Condition: Near Fine Condition


This is the definitive reference for design and construction in an updated edition! Entering its seventh decade as the industry leader, "Simplified Engineering for Architects and Builders" remains the reference of choice for designers and constructors. This new Tenth Edition is thoroughly revised and updated to reflect the latest practices in the design of structures. Long considered a standard in the field, this bestseller provides a clear, accessible presentation of the engineering information that is essential for architects and builders. Offering a concise, highly readable introduc... View more info

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Great Medieval Castles of Britain

By: James Forde-Johnston

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Great Britain, The Bodley Head: 1979

Seller ID: 245725

ISBN: 0370302362

Condition: Good Condition


208 pages. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Architecture::Churches, Castles, Palaces; ISBN: 0370302362. ISBN/EAN: 9780370302362. Inventory No: 245725. Hardcover View more info

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Walter Gropius [Masters of World Architecture A114]

By: James Marston Fitch

Price: $17.00

Publisher: USA, Georg Brazillier inc: 1960

Seller ID: 239215

Condition: Good Condition


Has some doodle drawing on half title page. 128 pages. Previous owners stamp on title page. Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Architecture; Architecture; Inventory No: 239215. Paperback View more info

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The Quest for Nonsuch

By: John Dent

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, London Borough of Sutton Leisure Series: 1988

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 249895

ISBN: 0907335047

Condition: Good Condition


John Dent became Borough Librarian of Epsom and Ewell in 1938. An interest in local history led him to investigate the mystery of the vanished Tudor architectural wonder of Nonsuch. 320 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Architecture; Architecture; Archaeology. ISBN: 0907335047. ISBN/EAN: 9780907335047. Inventory No: 249895. Paperback View more info

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The Penguin Dictionary of Architecture & Landscape Architecture

By: John Fleming, Hugh Honour, Nikolaus Pevsner

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Australia, Penguin Books: 1999

Seller ID: 249250

ISBN: 014051323X

Condition: Very Good Condition


Need a handbook to your architect's business or studies? Struggling with your latest DIY project? Interested in the art of architecture? This classic work, now in its fifth edition, covers every aspect of architecture and landscape architecture. Ranging from ancient times to contemporary trends, it adopts a truly international perspective, focussing on countries and cultures such as Coptic, Tibet and De Stijl. Without doubt, this is the standard work in the field. As reflected by its new title, 'The Penguin Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture' has now been expanded to include... View more info

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Cast Iron - Architecture and Ornament, Function and Fantasy

By: John Gay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, John Murray: 1985

Seller ID: 231229

ISBN: 0719542308

Condition: Very Good Condition


Introduced by Gavin Stamp. 112 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Illustrator: John gay [Photography]. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Architecture; Architecture; ISBN: 0719542308. ISBN/EAN: 9780719542305. Inventory No: 231229. Paperback View more info

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Applied Perspective - Architects, Painters and Art Students

By: John Holmes

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 231282

Condition: Good Condition


56 pages. Dust jacket has rubbing and small tears to edges and corners and associated wear. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Architecture; Architecture; Inventory No: 231282. Hardcover View more info

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The first and chief groundes of architectvre: used in all the auncient and famous monymentes: with a farther & more ample discouse [sic] uppon the same, than hitherto hath been set out by any other

By: John Shute

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Marshe: 1563

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 249575

Condition: Very Good Condition


John Shute’s book is the first treatise on architecture in English. It also has the earliest architectural intaglio prints published in Britain. Following Vitruvius, Serlio and Philander it describes the classical orders of architecture, together with the requirements for the 'perfecte architecte'. Little is known about Shute, a 'painter and archytecte'. His patron, John Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland, sent him to Italy in 1550 to study the works of 'ye skilful maisters in architecture'. He returned with sketches that were shown to Edward VI. Tudor politics intervened and his works were ... View more info

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The Iveagh Bequest Kenwood - A Short Account of its History and Architecture

By: John Summerson

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, London County Council: 1953

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 229207

Condition: Good Condition


11 black and white plates. Cover edges rubbed. 23 pages. Light foxing to endpapers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: History::Great Britain; Architecture; Architecture. Inventory No: 229207. Paperback View more info

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The Iveagh Bequest Kenwood - A Short Account of its History and Architecture

By: John Summerson

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, Greater London Council:

Seller ID: 229257

Condition: Near Fine Condition


8 black and white plates. 23 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: History::Great Britain; History; Architecture. Inventory No: 229257. Paperback View more info

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The Life and Work of John Nash Architect

By: John Summerson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 231230

ISBN: 0047200219

Condition: Very Good Condition


An update on the Author's earlier biography enriched by a mass of new material about both the Architect's personal life and the development and realisation of his famous plans. The history of Regent's Park, the Charing Cross improvements and Buckingham Palace is studied. Nash's picturesque castles, his brilliantly original cottage designs and his exotic transformation of the Brighton Pavilion are critically examined. Pictorial endpapers. 217 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Architecture; Architecture; ISBN: 0047200219. ISBN/EAN: 9780047200212. Inventory No: 23... View more info

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The Cluny Thermae and Mansion [National Museum of the Middle Ages]

By: Julia Fritsch and Florence Saragoza

Price: $14.00

Publisher: France, Gulf Stream Editeur: 2005

Seller ID: 231023

ISBN: 2711849120

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Enriched with plans and illustrations takes an historical and architectural approach to Cluny, inviting visitors to discover an astonishing fragment of a bygone world tucked away in the very heart of Paris. 64 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: History; Architecture; Architecture. ISBN: 2711849120. ISBN/EAN: 9782711849123. Inventory No: 231023. Paperback View more info

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Chateau Fort De Hohnensalzburg Guide Officiel Illustre [Edition Francais]

By: Karl Gordon Salzbourg [Editeur]

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Austria, Karl Gordon: 1955

Seller ID: 227906

Condition: Very Good


Size: Small Octavo. 32 pages. Text is in French. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Architecture::Churches, Castles, Palaces; French Language; Architecture; Foreign Language::French. Inventory No: 227906. Paperback View more info

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The Skyscraper Bioclimatically Considered: A Design Primer

By: Ken Yeang

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Wiley-Academy: 1996

Seller ID: 248013

ISBN: 0471977640

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Since its invention, there have been many advances in skyscraper design, enabling construction to reach greater heights through high strength concrete, or in creating more electronically responsive systems. Malaysian architect Ken Yeang, provides an informative study of this building type, discussing environmental systems, the superstructure and foundations, the changing nature of work and the workplace and many more topics. 22 projects are examined in detail with secondary texts and diagrams providing supplementary information relating to the main text. 268 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipp... View more info

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Wells Cathedral

By: L.S. Colchester

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Unwin: 1987

Seller ID: 231517

ISBN: 0044400128

Condition: Very Good Condition


192 pages. With black and white photographs and drawings. Illustrator: George H. Hall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Architecture::Churches, Castles, Palaces; Architecture; ISBN: 0044400128. ISBN/EAN: 9780044400127. Inventory No: 231517. Paperback View more info

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The Engineering Guide to LEED- New Construction

By: Liv Haselbach

Price: $55.00

Publisher: USA, McGraw Hill: 2008

Seller ID: 247400

ISBN: 0071489932

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Acquire the skills needed to apply the LEED-New Construction rating system to any green construction project The Engineering Guide to LEED-New Construction provides a solid understanding of the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED-NC rating system, explaining step-by-step how to apply it to real-world construction projects. This much-needed reference offers practical discussions of the main concepts of sustainability, and also presents detailed equations and exercises that can be used to perform the calculations outlined in LEED-NC. You will find authoritative information on sustainable sites!wa... View more info

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Citties on Rails: The Redevelopment of Railway Station Areas

By: Luca Bertolini and Tejo Spit

Price: $130.00

Publisher: London, E & FN Spon: 1998

Seller ID: 247358

ISBN: 0419227601

Condition: Very Good Condition


The development of railway stations and their surroundings is an emerging feature in current urban projects. Based on a series of the most inspiring contemporary European examples of station redevelopment, this book will help planners and urban designers understand the specific and complex nature of station locations. Based on their extensive research, the authors, pioneers of studies in the field in the last few years, harness and expand the body of knowledge and present guiding principles and conditions for successful implementation of such planning projects. 236 pages. Quantity Available: 1... View more info