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A Text-book of Topographical Drawing : Technical Drawing Series

By: Daniels, Frank T.

Price: $13.56

Publisher: Boston, MA, D. C. Heath & Co., Publishers: 1907

Seller ID: 037165

Condition: Good+


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. View more info

Adobes in the Sun

By: Fink, Augusta

Price: $15.30

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Chronicle Books: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 040032

ISBN: 0877011931

Condition: Very Good


144 pp, wht SC wraps w/black lettering & w/pictorial front & back. Book about the adobe buildings of California, they are made of earth and oriented to the sun and are a testimony to the simplicity of a vanished way of life. Some are homes of the early settlers. Text describes the history of Monterey, its adobes & their inhabitants. View more info

Daughters of Painted Ladies: America's Resplendent Victorians

By: Pomada, Elizabeth & Larsen, Michael

Price: $20.83

Publisher: New York, NY, E P Dutton: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050220

ISBN: 0525483373

Condition: Very Good


144 pp, glossy pink paper boards w/color pictorial front & rear covers of painted Victorian Homes. The authors traveled to 128 cities and forty-one states and the 172 color plates were photographed by the photographer in 95 cities in thirty-four states. View more info

I Have a Book

By: Stewart, George W. and Eleanor Warren

Price: $13.39

Publisher: New York, NY, George W. Stewart: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039336

Condition: Very Good


64 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/black lettering on the spine, red dj w/black lettering & illustration. The authors discuss the uses of books, to fill great spaces; their color & pattern in contrast to plain wall surfaces; shelves in unused corners or wasated space; book shelves built to gain a well-balanced architectural effect; books on hanging shelves or the comfort of few selected books in bookends close at hand; book arrangements for bookrooms, for living rooms, for kitchends, or for bathrooms. dj price-clipped, dj chipped along edges w/3/8" x 1" chip on the front panel, remn... View more info

Frank Lloyd Wright Drawings : for a Living Architecture

By: Wright, Frank Lloyd and samonĂ , Giuseppe

Price: $403.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Horizon Press: 1959

Seller ID: 004518

Condition: Very Good


255 pp, rust colored cloth covered boards w/blind stamped title on front & gilt lettering on the spine, red-orange endpapers. The book was published for the Bear Run Foundation Inc. and the Edgar J. Kaufmann Charitable Foundation by Horizon PressThe purpose of the book is to bring people the pleasure of seeing Wright's architecture at the stages of conception & first formulation. Only drawings embody these stages that otherwise lie concealed within the buildings or their photographs. A few themes of site or building type serve to characterize the groupings. Wright's drawings tell so much becau... View more info