Category: Architecture


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Treasurer's House, York

By: Anon.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: The National Trust, 1978

Well illustrated guide book to the house once inhabited by Thomas, Archbishop of York in 1070 and subsequently occupied by his Treasurer. The house's foundations are even older, as a Roman column was discovered at sub-basement level. 25 pp., with illustrations and plans. View more info

Regent Street 1825-1925: a souvenir of our work (etc.)

By: anon.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: 1925

Library bookplate and stamps. Boards somewhat soiled. View more info

Concrete in garden-making

By: Anon. (CCA)

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Cement and Concrete Association, 1960

Edition: Light card stapled binding

Fine. Helpful booklet which aims to maximise the use of concrete in garden design; includes a section on 'how to mix concrete by hand'. 48 pp. View more info

The cathedrals of England and Wales: their history architecture and associations

By: anon. (ÒThe editorÓ)

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Cassell, London, 1906

Edition: 1st edition

In original red paper covers, as issued. Library stamps, spines somewhat frayed, occasional loose pages and foxing, but complete and in generally good condition. Part XX also include title pages to be bound as two volumes, together with an index. Seldom found in this state. View more info

York and its buildings

By: anon. [Country Life]

Price: £32.00

Publisher: Country Life, 1931

Edition: 1st edition

Small tears to top edge of sl. discoloured unclipped jacket. 64 pp. View more info

Blackwell: the Reawakening of an Artistic House

By: anon. [Jane Brown et al.]

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Lake District Art Gallery and Museum Trust, [1999]

Comb bound with acrylic sheet protecting front cover; col ill; 11 pp, 2 pp of architect's plans, 1 p of maps View more info

Narodnoe zodchestvo Pskova: arkhitekturnoe nasledie Yu. P. Spegal'skogo [The folk architecture of Pskov: the architectural heritage of Yu.P. Spegalsky]

By: Arshakuni, O.K.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Stroyizdat, Moskva / Moscow, 1987

Edition: 1st edition

Inscribed by donor. Pskov, one of Russia's most ancient and well-preserved cities, has been the focus of an intensive programme of architectural restoration, spearheaded by the artist and architectural conservator Yury Spegalsky. This book presents a rich visual record of his work and is accompanied by location plans, isometric drawings, photographs, and an appendix showing a selection of attractive decorative panels. 197, (4) pp. View more info

The history and antiquities of All Saints Church, Sudbury, and of the parish generally.

By: Badham, C.

Price: £80.00

Publisher: London: Hatchard & Son; Sudbury, J. Wright., 1852

Edition: 1st edition

Owner's bookplate and signature; cover sl. rubbed. View more info

Stairway walks in San Francisco

By: Bakalinsky, Adah (illustrated by Trudie Douglas)

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Lexicos, San Francisco, 1984

Edition: 1st edition

Carefully selected walking tours showing off the architectural, cultural and historical delights of California's most scenic city. Spine sunned. xiv, 111 pp., 12 maps. View more info

Theory and design in the first machine age

By: Banham, R.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Architectural Press, 1970

Edition: 4th impression

Slight corner wear. View more info

Hints for picturesque improvements in ornamented cottages and their scenery (etc.)

By: Bartell, E.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Gregg International, 1971

Edition: Facsimile reprint of 1804 edition

Little used. 140 pp., 6 plates at rear. View more info

The cathedrals of England

By: Batsford, Harry and Fry, Charles; foreword by Hugh Walpole

Price: £5.00

Publisher: B.T. Batsford, 1942

Edition: 5th edition, first published 1934

Jacket badly frayed and torn; map of England on front e.p., plan of a 'typical cathedral' on rear e.p. with diagram of architectural terms. Co-authored by a scion of the publishers' family, this work is well illustrated with both photographs and plans of all the major English cathedrals save the most modern (Coventry, Liverpool R.C.). The old Coventry cathedral, formerly a parish church, is however included. x, (2), 118 pp. View more info

The work of Robert Adam

By: Beard, G.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: John Bartholemew, Edinburgh, 1981

Edition: 3rd impression

Little used. View more info

Arquitectura Renacentista / Renaixentista Valenciana (1500-1570)

By: Berchez, Joaquin & Jarque, Francesc

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Bancaixa, 1994

Edition: 1st edition

A well photographed guide to the renaissance architecture of Valencia, covering both exteriors, interiors and sculptural elements. 287 pp. View more info

Darat al Funun: art, architecture, archaeology

By: Bikai, Pierre & Sha'er, May (et al.)

Price: £24.00

Publisher: Abdul Hameed Shoman Foundation, Amman, 1998

Edition: 1st edition

Small tear at rear lower edge of jacket; page edges slightly tanned. (4), 142, (1) pp. View more info