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An Architectural Life - Memoirs & Memories of Charles W. Moore

By: Kevin P. Keim

Price: $40.00

Publisher: USA, Bulfinch Press Book: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 231106

ISBN: 0821221671

Condition: Very Good Condition


Charles W. Moore created hundreds of buildings and outdoor spaces all over the world, including homes, museums, churches and office blocks. This text examines his work and explores what it means to inhabit and why it is vital to craft and make cities with care. 291 pages. Dust jacket has protective non adhesive covering. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Architecture; Architecture; ISBN: 0821221671. ISBN/EAN: 9780821221679. Inventory No: 231106. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to... 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

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Novgorod The Great: Architectural Guidebook

By: M. Karger

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Moscow, Progress Publishers: 1973

Seller ID: 240267

Condition: Very Good Condition


Decorative Cloth. illustrated endpapers. Slipcase has rubbing and small tears to edges. 256 pages. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Architecture; Architecture; Inventory No: 240267. Hardcover View more info

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Formats for Living: Contemporary Floor Plans in Amsterdam

By: Maarten Kloos and Dave WEndt [Editors]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, ARCAM / Architectura & Natura Press: 2003

Seller ID: 248410

ISBN: 9071570991

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Contemporary living in Amsterdam exhibits an unusual and fascinating dynamic. The collective lifestyle is changing as a result of economic prosperity, the shortage of urban space, general need for mobility, the firmly entrenched individualism and phenomena such as working from home and flexible working. Against this turbulent background, Formats for Living presents a concise picture of contemporary living in Amsterdam, with a provocative selection of almost one hundred floor plans designed in the final decade of the twentieth century. The uniform method of drawing has resulted in a lucid colle... View more info

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The Buildings Of Britain Tudor and Jacobean - A Guide And Gazetteer

By: Malcolm Airs

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Barrie & Jenkins: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 243264

ISBN: 0091478308

Condition: Very Good Condition


192 pages. With black and white photographs and drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Architecture; Architecture; ISBN: 0091478308. ISBN/EAN: 9780091478308. Inventory No: 243264. Hardcover View more info

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The Mont-Saint-Michel Stone By Stone

By: Marc Deceneux

Price: $14.00

Publisher: France, Editions Quest-France:

Seller ID: 234769

ISBN: 2737321220

Condition: Near Fine Condition


An outstanding natural site, a place heavy with spirituality and full of history and one of the most prodigious architectural creations of the middle ages. 64 pages. Fully Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Architecture; Architecture; ISBN: 2737321220. ISBN/EAN: 9782737321221. Inventory No: 234769. Paperback View more info

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The Romance of Canterbury Cathedral

By: Margaret Babington

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Raphael Tuck & Sons: 1957

Edition: Eleventh Revised Edition

Seller ID: 244722

Condition: Good Condition


80 pages. Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Architecture::Churches, Castles, Palaces; Architecture; Inventory No: 244722. Hardcover View more info

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Sources of Architectural Form: A Critical History of Western Design Theory

By: Mark Gelernter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Manchester University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 247809

ISBN: 0719041295

Condition: Very Good Condition


Sources of Architectural Form provides a critical history of Western architecture theory from the ancient world to the present day. It focuses on design theory's central question: how does the architect generate architectural form? Theorists necessarily tackle this fundamental question in order to explain a number of puzzling issues including the origins of style, the persistence of tradition and the role of genius. This book describes the major design theories in eight chronological periods, conveying their flavour with contemporary quotations. Each theory is analysed for its strengths and we... View more info

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Designing & Building Your Own Home

By: Martin Cummins

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Great Britain, The Crowood Press: 2002

Seller ID: 248660

ISBN: 1861265352

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Many people dream of designing and building their own home, but don't know where to start. This book guides you through the process, making it an affordable, realistic and, above all, exciting option. Written by a practising architect, the book aims to provide the support and answers you will need, including where do you start? What are your options? What type of site are you after and how do you find it? What should you plan for and what processes should you expect and whose help you will need? What regulations will affect you and how will you gain planning permission? What should you conside... View more info

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As Befits A Legend - Building 1840-1861

By: Michael Paul Driskel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: England, The Kent State University Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 151737

ISBN: 0873384849

Condition: Fine Condition


One of the most important funerary monuments in Europe is the tomb of Napoleon, built in the Church of the Invalides in Paris between 1840 and 1861. As Befits a Legend is the first comprehensive examination of its construction process, historical context, and political and social meanings. It is also the only work published in English about this unique structure. Michael Paul Driskel's study, based on extensive archival research in France, documents the problems inherent in building the appropriate monument for such a controversial figure and the public debate it generated. Following a detaile... View more info

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The Compact City - A Sustainable Urban Form?

By: Mike Jenks, Elizabeth Burton, Katie Williams [Editors]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: 1998: 1998

Seller ID: 247359

ISBN: 0419213007

Condition: Very Good Condition


This book presents the latest thinking on the benefits and dangers of higher density urban living. It offers diverse opinions and research, from a wide range of disciplines, and gives an insight into both the theoretical debate and the practical challenges surrounding the compact city. Essential reading for anyone with an interest in sustainable urban development. 350 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Architecture; Architecture; Environment / Planning. ISBN: 0419213007. ISBN/EAN: 9780419213000. Inventory No: 247359. Paperback View more info

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Time-Saver Standards: Site Construction Details Manual [350 Ready-To-Use Details]

By: Nicholas T. Dines, Kyle D. Brown

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw Hill Publishing: 1999

Seller ID: 247721

ISBN: 0070170398

Condition: Fine Condition


Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. This efficiency-boosting resource gives you fast access to 350 of the most commonly used site construction details Details for curbs, steps, lighting fixtures, walls, and much more are ready to be copied from the convenient spiral-bound, lie-flat format. In addition, this manual offers you a clear view of each detail both in section and in a photograph of a sample installation. To further simplify and speed ... View more info

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The National Trust Book of Great Houses of Britain

By: Nigel Nicolson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1978

Seller ID: 241693

Condition: Very Good Condition


Illustrated endpapers. 32 colour plates. 150 illustrations in black and white. 288 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Architecture; Architecture; Countries::Great Britain. Inventory No: 241693. Hardcover View more info

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Northamptonshire [The Buildings of England]

By: Nikolaus Pevsner [Revised by Bridget Cherry]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin Books: 1981

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 232166

ISBN: 0140710221

Condition: Very Good Condition


This series covers the historical range from prehistoric times to the present day. It gives full particulars of the architectural features of ecclesiastical, public and domestic buildings of interest in each town and village of the county concerned. A general architectural introduction in each volume deals with the architectural history of the county. 530 pages. Previous owners stamp on front endpaper. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Architecture; Architecture; Countries::Great Britain. ISBN: 0140710221. ISBN/EAN: 978014... View more info

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Shropshire [The Buildings of England]

By: Nikolaus Pevsner [Revised by Bridget Cherry]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin Books: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 232261

ISBN: 0140710167

Condition: Very Good Condition


This series covers the historical range from prehistoric times to the present day. It gives full particulars of the architectural features of ecclesiastical, public and domestic buildings of interest in each town and village of the county concerned. A general architectural introduction in each volume deals with the architectural history of the county. 370 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Architecture; Architecture; Countries::Great Britain. ISBN: 0140710167. ISBN/EAN: 9780140710168. Inventory No: 232261. Hardcover View more info

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Worcestershire [The Buildings of England]

By: Nikolaus Pevsner [Revised by Bridget Cherry]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Penguin Books: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 232274

ISBN: 0140710353

Condition: Very Good Condition


This series covers the historical range from prehistoric times to the present day. It gives full particulars of the architectural features of ecclesiastical, public and domestic buildings of interest in each town and village of the county concerned. A general architectural introduction in each volume deals with the architectural history of the county. 370 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Architecture; Architecture; Countries::Great Britain. ISBN: 0140710353. ISBN/EAN: 9780140710359. Inven... View more info