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THINKING + LIVING LIKE AN ARCHITECT
Written by Alex Michaelis; Tim Boyd.
Stock no. 1814118
Published by Clearview. 1st 2016. Nearly fine condition.

Showcasing over 30 of the duos most inspiring projects, ranging from residential new build and renovation through to hotels, restaurants and bars for clients all over the world. Matt pictorial boards. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9781908337030. Remains of previous price label to rear board. Rear board scuffed. Gift inscription to title page. Contents fine.

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NEW CONCEPTS IN HOUSING
No author listed.
Stock no. 1813265
Published by Structure. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With in-depth technical explanations, 51 cutting-edge programs and over 1500 glossy colour photos, this collection is as attractive as it is informative. Each proposal is accompanied by a comprehensive analysis of each phase in the design and building processes, as well as the original ground plans and sketches. Large format. White boards. 359 pages. ISBN: 8496263045. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-creased and worn at top of spine.

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THE NEW WOOD ARCHITECTURE
Written by Naomi Stungo.
Stock no. 1812811
Published by Laurence King Publishing. 1st thus 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Documenting the increased awareness amongst architects internationally of the benefits of building in wood. Large format. Cardwraps. B/w diagrams and colour photos. 240 pages including index. ISBN: 1856692590. Tail of spine bumped leading to minor creasing to lower horizontal gutter edge of contents.

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FANTASTIC ILLUSTRATION AND DESIGN IN BRITAIN, 1850-1930
Written by Diana L. Johnson.
Stock no. 2122430
Published by Museum Of Art. 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth, gilt titles. Colour plates, b/w photos and illustrations. Limited to 7000 copies. Not only a book on the subject of fantastic illustration, but also the catalogue of an exhibition. Bumping to spine. A few light marks to covers. Wrapper is grubby with edge-creasing and chipping; couple of closed tears.

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50 FAVOURITE HOUSES BY FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT
Written by Diane Maddex.
Stock no. 2119772
Published by Thames and Hudson. 2008. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large square format. Colour photographs of the houses throughout. ISBN: 9780500019924. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of small nicks.

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FANTASTIC ILLUSTRATION AND DESIGN IN BRITAIN, 1850-1930
Written by Diana L. Johnson.
Stock no. 2119771
Published by Museum Of Art. 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth, gilt titles. Colour plates, b/w photos and illustrations. Limited to 7000 copies. Not only a book on the subject of fantastic illustration, but also the catalogue of an exhibition. Foxing and some page browning. Wrapper is unevenly foxed and browned, with edge-creasing and a few chips and nicks.

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JAN DES BOUVRIE: LEARNING TO LOOK
Written by Leren Kijken.
Stock no. 2116816
Published by Lannoo Publishers. 2nd 2007. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. White covers with blind titles to spine and front cover. Dual-language book - text is in Dutch and English. Filled with colour photographs. ISBN: 9789020971811. A few grubby marks to covers. Contents are fine!

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PLASTICS
Written by Carl Fredrik Holtermann; Lena Rahoult; Lars Svensson.
Stock no. 1606825
Published by Ruch Ltd Ab. 1993. Slightly better than very good condition.

Spiral bound card wraps with printed stiff acetate covers. Vibrant colour images of iconic plastic products and designs. To accompany exhibition at Kulturhuset Stockholm 14 May - 26 September 1993. ISBN: 9163017059. Sticky label residue to rear acetate cover, which has a crack at lower spiral binding. Inscription to verso of front endpaper. Contents near fine.

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100 CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTS: DRAWINGS & SKETCHES
Written by Bill Lacy.
Stock no. 1810576
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

How does an architect envisage a building? And how is that idea first explored? Architecture is one of the few remaining professions whose practitioners draw on paper, and in which drawing is essential to the very creation of an idea or project. 100 significant figures from across the globe selected for this survey of drawings by architects. Large format. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine and publisher's vignette to front. B/w and colour illustrations. 272 pages. ISBN: 0500341192. Dustwrapper is lightly worn at corners, has a 0.5" closed tear to top edge of rear flap and old publisher's price label to rear panel.

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DESIGN IN GERMANY 1870-1918
Written by John Heskett.
Stock no. 1810501
Published by Trefoil Books. 1st 1986. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The changing approach from historically-oriented styles to innovative concepts of art and design which placed Germany at the forefront of design theory and practice in the early twentieth century. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0862940834. Corners bumped. Top edge of text block a little dusty. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is lightly browned.

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ENTERTAINMENT CENTER
No author listed.
Stock no. 1810447
Published by Rihan. CC. 1st 2010. Fine condition.

Night club interior design. Full of insightful colour photographs. Large format. Glazed boards. 347 pages. ISBN: 9789881780379. Covers lightly scuffed.

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A BRIEF SKETCH OF THE MORRIS MOVEMENT
No author listed.
Stock no. 1810361
Published by Morris & Company. 1st 1911. Almost very good condition.

And of the Firm Founded by William Morris to carry out his Designs and the Industries Revived or Started by him. Written to commemorate the firm's fiftieth anniversary in June 1911. Small format, cardwraps. B/w plates. 63 pages. Edges worn, covers lightly browned. Top & tail of spine worn. Scattered foxspots throughout. Some hinges pulled but binding tight.

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