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BRITISH BARRACKS 1600-1914: THEIR ARCHITECTURE AND ROLE IN SOCIETY
Written by James Douet.
Stock no. 1816319
Published by The Stationery Office. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

An English Heritage publication. The historical importance of British Barracks. Large format. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and plans plus a few colour. ISBN: 0117724823.

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QUELUZ: THE PALACE AND GARDENS
Written by Maria Ines Ferro.
Stock no. 1816314
Published by Scala Books. 1st 1997. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Capturing the splendour of Portugal's royal past as well as the enchanting palace and gardens of Queluz. Navy blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1857591747. Pictorial dustwrapper has light fading.

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A HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE ON THE COMPARATIVE METHOD
Written by Banister Fletcher.
Stock no. 2125980
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 15th 1950. Good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and decorations. Numerous b/w photos and line drawings. 15th edition. Joints are cracked; binding is starting to become weak. Fading and darkening to spine. Marks to covers. Some foxing. Inscriptions in ink to verso of front endpaper.

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NORMAND'S PARALLEL OF THE ORDERS OF ARCHITECTURE
Written by R.A. Cordingley.
Stock no. 2125968
Published by Alec Tiranti. 6th 1951. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. 6th edition. Spine and covers are unevenly faded/browned. Bumping to corners. Some grubby marks. Foxing to outer page edges.

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SIR BANISTER FLETCHER'S A HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE
Written by Banister Fletcher; Dan Cruickshank; et al.
Stock no. 2125940
Published by Architectural Press. 20th 1996. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black cloth, gilt titles. 20th edition. B/w diagrams and photos. ISBN: 0750622679. A few grubby marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with some marks.

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THE GROWTH OF THE ENGLISH HOUSE
Written by J. Alfred Gotch.
Stock no. 2125931
Published by B.T. Batsford. Circa 1914. Almost very good condition.

A Short History of its Architectural Development from 1100 to 1800. Red cloth, gilt titles and borders. B/w illustrations and photos. Spine is unevenly faded and marked. Some other spots to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing.

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BRITAIN'S BUILDINGS PLACES & SPACES THE UNSEEN IN THE EVERYDAY
Written by Ptolemy Dean; Simon Jenkins.
Stock no. 2125891
Published by Dorling Kindersley. 1st 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial boards. From farmhouses and barns to majestic cathedrals, discover the hidden appeal of our villages, towns and cities. Join BBC Restoration presenter and award-winning architect Ptolemy Dean in a celebration of Britain's heritage. His exquisite collection of watercolours reveals the quintessential character of both rural and urban places, from village ponds and town squares to busy streets and cityscapes. ISBN: 9781405329637. Some light bumping and wear to corners.

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THOMAS EARP MASTER OF STONE
Written by Anthony Mitchell.
Stock no. 2125871
Published by Barracuda Books. 1st 1990. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Life and Work of this noted sculptor of the Victorian Era. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0860234630. SIGNED by author to title page. Bumping along cover edges. Wrapper is faded to spine, with edge-creasing and tear to one corner.

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LONDON ART DECO
Written by Arnold Schwartzman.
Stock no. 1816224
Published by Hudson Hills Press. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

A stunning visual catalogue of the capital's Art Deco legacy that was handed down to us from the florid 20s and the streamlined 30s. It features cinemas, theatres, hotels, department stories, Underground stations, factories, civic, corporate and residential buildings and shows the way in which the style influenced the architects and designers working on every scale. Oblong format. Grey cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781555952822.

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PHILIP WEBB PIONEER OF ARTS & CRAFTS ARCHITECTURE
Written by Sheila Kirk.
Stock no. 1816218
Published by Wiley-Academy. 1st 2005. Slightly better than very good condition.

A comprehensive account of Webb's design philosophy, his architectural work and his influence, also his fascinating life story. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 0470868082. Spine slightly cocked. Corners of cover lightly rubbed. Slight fading to spine.

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BAILLIE SCOTT: THE ARTISTIC HOUSE
Written by Diane Haigh.
Stock no. 1816215
Published by Wiley-Academy. 2004. Very good condition.

Baillie Scott may be considered a third-generation Arts and Crafts architect, who joined the movement after it had become well established and took its ideas to everyman. He invented a new type of small house by opening up the plan around a spacious house-place or hall and extending the interior into the garden. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour & b/w photos, b/w plans and illustrations. ISBN: 1854904329. Top corners lightly creased.

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ARTS AND CRAFTS HOUSES IN THE LAKE DISTRICT
Written by Matthew Hyde; Esme Whittaker.
Stock no. 1816212
Published by Frances Lincoln. 1st 2014. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

How the arts & crafts movement flourished distinctively for a brief but brilliant decade at the beginning of the twentieth century. The importance of the choice of site, the new found respect for the Lakeland landscape and building traditions. Large format. Brown cloth boards, white title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9780711234086. Some light rubbing to board edges and lightly creasing to dustwrapper edges.

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