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Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Large format. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and a few colour. ISBN: 0300054440. Text block slightly grubby and minor foxing to top edge. Light pencil erasure mark to free front endpaper. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel, tiny closed tear to top of spine (no loss).
A collection of essays based on the readings and travel sketches of a practising architect concerned with the relationship of building to architecture, a relationship made so poetic in 18th century England. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0900873930. Text block and endpapers lightly browned. A few spots to endpapers and text block, also to lower edge of boards. Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby and lightly faded.
THE SURVIVORS: A DOCUMENTARY RECORD OF FIFTY OF NEWPORT'S FINEST HOUSES
Written by Rex Moreton.
Stock no. 1822033
Published by Vine Press. 1st 2012. Very good condition.
Newport, Monmouthshire. Oblong format. Brown cloth spine, green cloth boards with photographic colour onlay to front. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781904192435. Amateur binding - printed by the Stow Park Church Training Project. Contents fine.
The eighty-four houses and cottages in this book have been chosen for the high standard of their exterior design, combined with economical and convenient planning. No attempts has been made to advocate any particular style. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and plans. Slight mottling to cloth boards. Foxing to endpapers and dustwrapper verso. Some light finger creasing of contents. A little pencil annotation. Dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with a few small chips, browned to rear panel and a little grubby.
A pictorial history of the development of Monmouth, showing buildings both present and which have gone, along with a range of details - amongst them doorways, ironwork, windows, fanlights, tiles, glass, stairways, timber framing, brickwork, porches and verandahs. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1904396011. Corners of covers lightly rubbed, rear cover is creased and has a small closed tear (no loss) to vertical margin. Gift inscription in ink to half-title page. Text block slightly grubby. Contents clean.
A pictorial history of the development of Monmouth, showing buildings both present and which have gone, along with a range of details - amongst them doorways, ironwork, windows, fanlights, tiles, glass, stairways, timber framing, brickwork, porches and verandahs. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1904396011. Faint score marks to rear cover. Minor mark to lower edge of text block. Contents fine.
12 tissue-guarded colour plates plus tinted illustrations. Colour pictorial endpapers. Grey cloth with gilt title and decoration to spine. Spine and corners bumped. Covers slightly grubby with a few light marks. Front joint cracked, rear joint just starting to crack. Some light foxing and fingering but contents generally clean.
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.
Olive green cloth, black titles. B/w illustrations. Ex-lib. (school), with minimal markings. Spine is bumped and browned. A few marks to covers. A few marks and some foxing to outer page edges and page margins.
The story of the development of the domestic interior, set against the cultural and industrial changes taking place in the western world since the 17th century. Large square format. Black boards, white title to spine. Colour photos throughout. 305 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781856695381.
helping owners, builders and all construction professionals make the decisions that are right for old buildings. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos and illustrations. 200 pages includes index. ISBN: 1873394616. Spine slightly bumped with slight wear at base.
12 tissue-guarded colour plates plus tinted illustrations. Colour pictorial endpapers. Grey cloth with gilt title and decoration to spine. Spine bumped. Some light foxing otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, chipped and creased with some loss, patch of surface paper damage to front panel.