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1 Allen, Richard Sanders Covered Bridges of the South
New York, NY Bonanza Books 1970 0517128470 / 9780517128473 'A' Printing Hard Cover Very Good-  Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos 
56 pp, tan papercovered boards w/brown lettering on the spine, dj dark brown w/yel lettering & w/pictorial front. Book about the covered bridges in North Carolina, Georgia, Texas, Mississippi, Tennessee, Arkansas, Alabama, South Carolina, & Kentucky. slight bow to book, dj front flap corner clipped.  
Price: 22.95 USD
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2 Anderson, Martin A Guide to Church Building and Fund Raising
Minneapolis, MN Augsburg Publishing House 1959 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Drawings and Photos 
69 pp, light brown boards. Book supplies information & guidance f/building fund committees, ministers & theological students. prev own name front pastedown, 
Price: 9.14 USD
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3 Arthur, Eric and Witney, Dudley The Barn : a vanishing landmark in North America
Greenwich, CT New York Graphic Society Ltd. 1972 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos 
256 pp, light brwn linen boards w/dark brown lettering, illustrated endpapers. Tribute to the North American barn, that shows that man naturally knows how to build good & true buildings. slight soiling to the boards. 
Price: 28.48 USD
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4 Baker, T. Lindsay Building the Lone Star: An Illustrated Guide to Historic Sites
College Station, TX Texas A&M University Press 1986 0890962898 / 9780890962893 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos 
xxi, (2), 333 pp, black clothcovered boards w/silver lettering on the spine, glossy white dj w/sepia & black-and-white pictorial front & rear panels. The book presents more than a hundred historic engineering sites in Texas pictured and described. The appendix provides brief descriptions of hundreds more engineering works in Texas. 
Price: 25.08 USD
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5 Barnes, Lavonia Jenkins foreword by Stripling, Raiford Early Homes of Waco and the People Who Lived in Them
Waco, TX Texian Press 1970 Hard Cover Very Good Good+ 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
229 pp, red boards w/gilt lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the ffep, glossy light brown dj w/color pictorial of an older home in Waco.. The book attempts to present old Waco houses which were built as early as 1849 & as late as 1897. Many were still standing but many more were razed in name of progress. The preservation & restoration of these houses & the factual information concerning the lives of the builders is recorded. Some of the houses are old Walker house, Earle-Napier-Kinnard house, Earle- Harrison house, Fort house, C.C. McCulloch house, Lusk-Clifton house, east terrace, Johnson-Taylor house and others. dj small chips top & bottom of the spine, 
Price: 53.13 USD
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6 Barnstone, Howard w/assistance of Fox, Stephen & Iowa, Jerome & Courtwright, David w/foreword by Scully, Vincent The Architecture of John F. Staub: Houston and the South
Austin, TX University of Texas Press 1979 0292740123 / 9780292740129 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+  Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos by Gardner, Rick and Muir, Rob 
xiv, 363 pp, light brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering in black title block on the spine, light brown-black illustrated endpapers, dj dark brown w/color pictorial front panel w/wht lettering. Staub designed homes for the elite of Houston and the South, such as mansions as Bayou Bend in River Oaks. This volume contains a comprehensive introduction to Staub's work, followed by a portfolio of his finest houses. Each is documented w/text, accompanied by contemporary and historical illustrations. spine on dj is sunned.  
Price: 488.75 USD
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7 Blackburn Jr. Edward A. Wanted: Historic County Jails of Texas
College Station, TX Texas A&M University Press 2006 1585443085 / 9781585443086 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos & Maps by Baxley, Ron 
xii, 412 pp, dark gray cloth covered boards w/silver lettering, glossy gray-tan-white dj w/color pictorial front & rear panels. The author takes the reader to each of the 254 counties in the state, presenting a brief history of the county and the structure that housed their criminals. He provides general information about the architecture adn location of the buildings and when possible decribes the present uses of the jails that have been decommissioned. 
Price: 38.25 USD
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8 Brooks Jr. Charles Mattoon Texas Missions : Their Romance and Architecture
Dallas, TX Dealey and Lowe 1936 Hard Cover Good+  No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos & Map 
154 pp, 20 plates, index, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, brown-dark brown endpaper maps. The author records the story of the founding and building of missions within the present state of Texas. The author included pertinent architectural material which came to him. worn and rubbed on the edges.  
Price: 36.12 USD
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9 Clark, Sara The Capitols of Texas: a Visual History
Austin, TX The Encino Press 1975 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Oblong Sm8vo - from 7-1/2" to 8" Photos 
vi, 114 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj brown w/black-and-white pictorial front & rear panels. The book presents a compilation of more than a hundred pictures which tell the story of the different capital cities and capitol buildings in which the government of Texas has sat over the years. In the less than ten years that the Republic of Texas existed, the location of the seat of government changed eight times. Whaley #127. dj price-clipped 
Price: 29.75 USD
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10 Cook, Scott Mexican Brick Culture in the Building of Texas, 1800s-1980s
College Station, TX Texas A&M University Press 1998 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine  Near Fine 8vo - over 8" - 9" Tall Octavo Photos, Tables & Maps 
xxviii, 338 pp, black cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj brown-wht w/wraparound illustration. Author covers the organization, development, and techniques of the border brick industry, cataloging the range of organizational forms of brick manufacturing from the household-based units to wage-labor units. The book focuses on understanding how & why handmade brick production disappeared in Texas just as it took off into explosive growth in Mexico. The author deals with both sides of the border.  
Price: 28.90 USD
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11 Cory, Steve Deck Designs: Plus Railings, Planters, Benches
Upper Saddle River, NJ Creative Homeowner 2000 1580110703 / 9781580110709 3rd Printing Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos & Illustrations 
192 pp, glossy green-brown color pictorial front panel and pink color pictorial rear panel. The book contains an introductory design section, giving planning and design fundamentals. Contains the best designs from four of the country's top deck designer-builders. Has special building techniques and shortcuts from the professional deck builders. Contains full-color renderings, floor plans and details of 25 decks that have actually been built. 
Price: 9.56 USD
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12 Crosby, Tony An Austin Sketchbook
Austin, TX The Encino Press 1978 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Crosby, Tony 
x, 63 pp, [2], brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, dj brown w/dark brown illustration on front & rear panels. The book contains more than 30 sepia-ink drawings that cover a wide range of pre-turn-of-the-century buildings: public edifices, churches, commerical locations, private homes. For a third of the buildings, the artist has included sketches of structural details adn decorative embellishments. Whaley #152. 
Price: 29.75 USD
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13 Crosby, Tony An Austin Sketchbook
Austin, TX The Encino Press 1978 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Crosby, Tony 
x, 63 pp, [2], brown cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, dj brown w/dark brown illustration on front & rear panels. The book contains more than 30 sepia-ink drawings that cover a wide range of pre-turn-of-the-century buildings: public edifices, churches, commerical locations, private homes. For a third of the buildings, the artist has included sketches of structural details adn decorative embellishments. Whaley #152. 
Price: 29.75 USD
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14 Daniel, Jean Houston and Daniel, Price and Blodgett, Dorothy The Texas Governor's Mansion : a History of the House and Its Occupants
Austin, Texas, U.S.A. Texas State Library and Archives Commission 1984 093836801X / 9780938368014 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos Inscribed & SIGNED by all three Authors
349 pp, maroon cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, glossy blu-wht-green-brown color pictorial front & back panels w/blu spine w/black lettering, SIGNED by Jean Daniel, Price Daniel, and Dorothy Blodgett on the title page and then SIGNED a second time w/inscription, (For Dr. Norman D. Brown with all good wishes, Jean Houston Daniel, Price Daniel" on the ffep by the Daniel's . The Texas Governor's Mansion is an example of nineteenth-century Greek Revival architecture. It was commenced by Abner Cook in 1854 and is the oldest executive Mansion in continous use west of the Mississippi River and the fourth oldest in the United States. Former Governor Price Daniel and former first lady, Jean Daniel are co-authors. 
Price: 93.50 USD
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15 Daniel, Jean Houston and Daniel, Price and Blodgett, Dorothy The Texas Governor's Mansion : a History of the House and Its Occupants
Austin, Texas, U.S.A. Texas State Library and Archives Commission 1984 093836801X / 9780938368014 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos Inscribed & SIGNED by all three Authors
349 pp, maroon cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, glossy blu-wht-green-brown color pictorial front & back panels w/blu spine w/black lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by Jean Daniel, Price Daniel, and Dorothy Blodgett on the ffep . The Texas Governor's Mansion is an example of nineteenth-century Greek Revival architecture. It was commenced by Abner Cook in 1854 and is the oldest executive Mansion in continous use west of the Mississippi River and the fourth oldest in the United States. Former Governor Price Daniel and former first lady, Jean Daniel are co-authors. 
Price: 93.50 USD
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16 Daniel, Jean Houston and Daniel, Price and Blodgett, Dorothy The Texas Governor's Mansion : a History of the House and Its Occupants
Austin, Texas, U.S.A. Texas State Library and Archives Commission 1984 093836801X / 9780938368014 Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos Inscribed & SIGNED by Governor
349 pp, maroon cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, glossy blu-wht-green-brown color pictorial front & back panels w/blu spine w/black lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by Mark White, the 41st Governor of Texas, on the half title page . The Texas Governor's Mansion is an example of nineteenth-century Greek Revival architecture. It was commenced by Abner Cook in 1854 and is the oldest executive Mansion in continous use west of the Mississippi River and the fourth oldest in the United States. Former Governor Price Daniel and former first lady, Jean Daniel are co-authors. 
Price: 93.50 USD
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17 Daniel, Jean Houston and Daniel, Price and Blodgett, Dorothy The Texas Governor's Mansion : a History of the House and Its Occupants
Austin, Texas, U.S.A. Texas State Library and Archives Commission 1984 093836801X / 9780938368014 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos Inscribed & SIGNED by all three Authors
349 pp, maroon cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, glossy blu-wht-green-brown color pictorial front & back panels w/blu spine w/black lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by Jean Daniel & Price Daniel on the ffep, then SIGNED again on the title page by all three authors, Jean Daniel, Price Daniel and Dorothy Blodgett. The Texas Governor's Mansion is an example of nineteenth-century Greek Revival architecture. It was commenced by Abner Cook in 1854 and is the oldest executive Mansion in continous use west of the Mississippi River and the fourth oldest in the United States. Former Governor Price Daniel and former first lady, Jean Daniel are co-authors. The dj has large chip (2-1/2" by 4-1/2") missing on bottom corner by spine, bottom front corner of book worn. 
Price: 67.58 USD
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18 Daniel, Jean Houston and Daniel, Price w/preface by Johnson, Mrs. Lyndon B. Executive Mansions and Capitols of America
Waukesha, WI Country Beautiful 1969 Hard Cover Very Good+  Very Good- 4to - over 11" - 13" Tall Photos 
290 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, dj olive green-green-white-brown-blu w/color pictorial front & rear covers. The volume depicts and describes every capitol and executive Mansion, including those of American Samoa, Guam, the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, asa well as the U.S. Capitol and the White House. The volume contains over 100 full-color plates. dj price-clipped, several small tears on top & bottom edges of dj.  
Price: 17.00 USD
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19 Daniels, Frank T. A Text-book of Topographical Drawing : Technical Drawing Series
Boston, MA D. C. Heath & Co., Publishers 1907 Hard Cover Good+  No Jacket Oblong 24mo - from 5" to 6" Illustrated 
x, 144 pp, (3) ads, brown cloth covered boards w/black lettering. The book presents the technical details of topographical drawing, with problems involving the design of earthwork structures, and calculations relating to them. prev. owner's name on FPD, 1.90 marked on ffep, some wear to top & bottom of the spine and corners.  
Price: 13.55 USD
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20 Devlin, Harry To Grandfather's House We go : a Roadside Tour of American Homes
New York, NY Parents' Magazine Press Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Devlin, Harry Inscribed & SIGNED By Author
unpaginated, white spine w/black lettering w/color illustrated front cloth covered boards, author drew a drawing, Inscribed & SIGNED on the front free endpaper, includes newspaper articles about the author. Book about the different styles of house in America: Dutch Colonial, Wm O's Pattern-ended House, the Early Settler House, Georgian, the Federal House, Greek Revival Mansion, Farmer's Greek Revival, Victorian Rosetta Stone, Hansel & Gretel Gothic, Gothic Revival Rectory House, Princess House, the Octagon House, the Italianate Brownstone and others. 
Price: 63.75 USD
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