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1 UK2K: British Architecture into the Millennium (New Architecture 4)
Papadakis Publishing London 2000 1901092283 / 9781901092288 Paperback NEW 4to - 11.75" Tall 
Brand new paperback. 144pp. 026913 
Price: 5.99 GBP

 
16 English Church Design 1040 to 1540 A.D.
Crossley, F. H. ; with dust jacket illustration by Brian Cook B. T. Batsford Ltd 1947 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall illustrated from drawings, plans and photographs; with dust jacket illustration by Brian Cook 
Hardback with dust jacket. Second edition, revised and enlarged. Original red boards, with black titles. Small bump to the boards at the base of the spine. The binding is firm and tight. Inner hinge are very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Foxing to the endpapers, pastedowns and to outer closed textblock page edges. Top edge tinted red. The dust jacket is bright and clean, with a few light foxing spots to the back cover, browned / dulled spine, and with some foxing to the inner flaps. Light rubs to the dust jacket edges. Front flap not price clipped. pp. viii, 120. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. (Book photographed without the protective cover, to avoid reflections). 107122 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
2 Misericords: Medieval Life in English Woodcarving [King Penguin 72]
Anderson, M. D. ; cover design by Berthold Wolpe Penguin Books | King Penguin 1956 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback, lacks dust jacket. Printed pictorial boards. Second impression; was first published two years prior in 1954. Light rubs and minor bruising to the spine ends and corners. Very short nick to the boards at the head of the spine. Boards are bright and clean. The binding is firm. Inner hinges and spine are very good. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Some foxing to endpapers, prelims, and to outer closed textblock page edges. pp. 32, plates. 106766 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
17 English Church Craftsmanship: An Introduction to the Work of the Mediaeval Period and Some Account of Later Developments
Crossley, Fred H. ; illustrated by photographs by the author and others; dust jacket design by Brian Cook B. T. Batsford Ltd 1941 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original grey / blue boards. Previous owner's name and date written neatly on the front endpaper. Foxing to outer closed textblock pages and to prelims and page margins. Top edge red. The dust jacket is price clipped, has foxing to both flaps and light spots to underside - but is otherwise very good. Light rubs to dust jacket edges and dulled spine, a couple of very short nicks to the top edge of the back cover but no significant tears or other edgewear. In the Batsford British Heritage series. First edition. pp. viii, 120, plates. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 306918 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
 
3 The Art of Florence [2 Volume set]
Andres, Glenn M. ; Hunisak, John M. ; Turner, A. Richard ; with principal photography by Takashi Okamura Artabras | Abbeville Publishing [c. 1994] 1994 0896601110 / 9780896601116 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Fine Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
2 volumes in slipcase. Both volumes and the slipcase are in excellent, fine condition. Beautifully illustrated throughout. More than 700 color images and another 854 duotones and architectural drawings have been reproduced with a meticulous care worthy of the Renaissance craft tradition. 1312 pages. This important and uncommonly beautiful publication analyzes the history of Florentine art in terms of the distinctly Florentine and Tuscan influences that shaped it-an approach never before employed in a study of this breadth and complexity. The fascinating and lucid text by Glenn Andres, John Hunisak, and Richard Turner gracefully links Florentine architecture, sculpture, and painting to the rich social fabric and the dramatic political life of the city. Woven into this compelling history is the most luxurious and comprehensive visual documentation available of Florence's unrivaled treasures. n.d. but this copy is a c. 1994 printing. This set is VERY LARGE AND HEAVY - a significant surcharge will apply to international orders as this set will cost a great deal more to send than our standard rate will cover. Shipping to some destinations may not be available - please enquire before ordering. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. UK highlands, islands and N. Ireland may incur an additional charge. A discount on postage is available for collection from our North Oxfordshire shop premises. 306650 
Price: 70.00 GBP

 
18 Architects', Builders', Civil and Highway Engineers' Reference Book
Drury, Evelyn ; Pallot, A. C. ; Stead, Edward (editors) George Newnes Limited 1952 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Fourth edition (retitled). Navy blue boards and page edges, with gilt titles. Minor rubs to the spine ends and corners. Some foxing to the endpapers / prelims; the text pages are of a different paper type and are clean and unblemished. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Surface crack to the front inner hinge at the title page. The strength of the binding is not affected - still firm and sound. 971pp. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 302377 
Price: 48.00 GBP

 
 
4 82 Distinctive Houses from Architectural Record
Architectural Record F. W. Dodge Corporation USA 1952 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback, no dust jacket. 3rd impression. Publisher's original brown boards, with titles in yellow. Boards are bruised at the spine ends and lightly rubbed at the corners. There is a small light brown stain to the outer closed textblock foredge. Otherwise very good clean condition throughout. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Illustrated throughout with black and white photos and plans. pp. 442. A VERY HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 307782 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
19 The English Country House
Dutton, Ralph ; with a foreword by Osbert Sitwell ; illustrated from photographs B. T. Batsford North Audley Street, London 1935 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Dust jacket illustration by Brian Cook 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original brown boards. The boards are clean, with just slight fading to both ends of the spine. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Significant foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges, with some foxing to prelims and a few scattered spots to pages throughout. The binding is firm. The dust jacket is faded at the spine, has some tears and chips to edges, with minor loss, and a repaired to the bottom edge of the back cover (old repair to the underside with a paper repair tape, not sellotape). A good copy of this scarce first edition, with the lovely Brian Cook dust jacket. pp. viii, 120, 32. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. (Photographed without the film sleeve, to minimise reflection). 309335 
Price: 28.00 GBP

 
 
5 Oxford (Britain in Old Photographs)
Blackman, Robert S. The History Press Gloucestershire 2009 0752451286 / 9780752451282 Soft Cover NEW 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Brand new paperback. This wonderful selection of photographs illustrates the rich history of one of Britain's most famous cities. It provides a comprehensive guide to Oxford's past, using rare images of the city to bring a bygone era to life. Focusing on the wonderful architecture that has existed for centuries, yet remains just as impressive today, Oxford's picturesque landscape is magnificently portrayed. RRP 12.99. 051845 
Price: 6.99 GBP

 
20 Buckingham Palace Redesigned: A Radical New Approach to London's Royal Parks
Farrell, Sir Terry Andreas Papadakis 2003 1901092402 / 9781901092400 Hardcover Fine Fine Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
In excellent, fine condition. 91pp. 303680 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
6 Came to Oxford
Bone, Gertrude ; illustrated by Muirhead Bone Basil Blackwell Oxford 1953 Hardcover Very Good Fair Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Publisher's original blue cloth. A gift inscription written on the f.e.p. (and dated 1955). Pages, including plates all in very good, clean condition. pp. ix, 133. Dust jacket is unclipped but otherwise worn - some significant loss to the back cover, plus further chips and a couple of tears. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 103803 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
21 Buckingham Palace Redesigned: A Radical New Approach to London's Royal Parks
Farrell, Sir Terry Andreas Papadakis 2003 1901092402 / 9781901092400 Hardcover Fine Fine Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
In excellent, fine condition. 91pp. 303681 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
7 The Story of our Churches and Cathedrals, A Ladybird 'Achievements' Book (Ladybird, Series 601)
Bowood, Richard ; with illustrations by Robert Ayton Wills & Hepworth Ltd Loughborough 1964 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Matt pictorial boards. Not a first edition but an early printing, c. 1965-1966. In excellent condition. The spine is ever so slightly faded and there are a few small rubs to the spine and light bumps to the spine ends. Otherwise in really super, clean and tight, condition. Appears unread / barely look at. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. No signs of handling to the pages. 51pp. No ISBN number or price on the back cover. There is a printed price of 2/6 inside, opposite the title page. Tally of over 150 available Ladybird books mentioned on the back cover and the last title listed in the series list on the rear boar is No. 9 Exploring Space. 306343 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
22 Provence: A Cultural History
Garrett, Martin Signal Books Oxford 2006 1904955231 / 9781904955238 Soft cover Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
In excellent, fine, as new condition. pp. xxxi, 226. Through its architecture, literature and popular culture, this book analyses and celebrates the identity of a region famous for its pastis and petanque. 303437 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
8 The Story of Our Churches and Cathedrals, A Ladybird 'Achievements' Book (Ladybird, Series 601)
Bowood, Richard ; with illustrations by Robert Ayton Wills & Hepworth Ltd Loughborough 1964 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
First edition. Original matt buff boards with blue line illustration to the front board. The boards have a strange brittle dried glue-type strip to the spine and spine edges of both boards. I'm not sure why as the boards are in good condition and I cannot see what this glued strip would have been for (see photos). The boards are otherwise clean. The binding is firm and the pages clean and bright but there is a previous owner's name written at the top edge of the front endpaper. 51pp. The dust jacket is very good - light rubs to the spine ends and corners. Price of 2/6 on the front flap of the dust jacket. List of titles in the series on the rear flap of the dust jacket, of which this is the last one. Tally of over 100 available Ladybird titles mentioned on the rear dust jacket flap. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105113 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
23 Provence: A Cultural History
Garrett, Martin Signal Books Oxford 2006 1904955231 / 9781904955238 Soft cover Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
In excellent, fine, as new condition. pp. xxxi, 226. Through its architecture, literature and popular culture, this book analyses and celebrates the identity of a region famous for its pastis and petanque. 303438 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
9 The Story of our Churches and Cathedrals, A Ladybird 'Achievements' Book (Ladybird, Series 601)
Bowood, Richard ; with illustrations by Robert Ayton Wills & Hepworth Ltd Loughborough 1964 0721401384 / 9780721401386 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Later printing. First published in 1964; this copy is a later printing from c. 1971. Matt pictorial boards. In very good to near fine condition. Slight bump towards the top of the spine; slightest of rubs to spine ends; back cover a little bit greyed. Clean and tight with very good spine and corners. Excellent condition inside - no previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks and no handling creases to pages. Printed 10-digit ISBN number and price of 15p on the back cover, with a tally of over 300 available Ladybird titles also mentioned on the back cover. This is no. 8 or 18 in the list of titles on the back cover; the last one listed is The Story of Metals. 52pp. 104977 
Price: 4.00 GBP

 
24 The Englishman's Castle: A history of houses, large and small, in town and country, from A.D. 100 to the present day
Gloag, John ; with illustrations by Marjory Whittington Eyre and Spottiswoode London 1944 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
First edition. Hardback, without dust jacket. Original red boards. Boards are rubbed at the top of the spine, dulled overall and have a small mark to the back cover. Binding firm. Previous owner's name on the front endpaper. Light foxing. Lovely colour plate illustrations. A couple of pages have flattened creases to the top corners. 176pp. 105306 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
10 Cities On The Move (Hayward Gallery, London, 13 May - 17 June 1999)
Bradley, Fiona (edited by) Hayward Gallery 1999 1853321923 / 9781853321924 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Paperback. Some small scuff to the back cover. Otherwise VG, clean and tight. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 96pp. 302599 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
25 Topographical History of Hampshire, Herefordshire, Hertfordshire and Huntingdonshire: A Classified Collection of the Chief Contents of 'The Gentleman's Magazine' from 1731-1868
Gomme, George Laurence (edited by) Elliot Stock Paternoster Row, London 1894 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Original brown boards. Boards are bruised at spine ends and there are a couple of pale marks to the spine. Binding firm. Pages significantly browned at the edges and old paper odour (not musty). A little foxing to the endpapers and pastedowns. From the collection of the archaeologist Christopher Hawkes (1905-1992), with his name and name of giver of the book (in his writing) written on the front endpaper (dated 1926). pp. xii, 349. 105702 
Price: 18.00 GBP

 
 
11 Towers of Crim Tartary: English and Scottish Architects and Craftsmen in the Crimea, 1762-1853
Brett, C. E. B. Shaun Tyas Donington 2005 1900289733 / 9781900289733 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback, with dust jacket. Both in excellent, clean condition. Binding firm and tight. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Minor bruising to the top edge of the dust jacket. pp. xiv, 154. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - packaged weight may exceed 1KG, in which case a postage supplement will apply outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 307434 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
26 Cotswold Arts and Crafts Architecture
Gordon, Catherine Phillimore 2009 1860775489 / 9781860775482 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket, in excellent, fine condition. As new. Clean, tight and unmarked. pp. x, 182. Dust jacket not price clipped. 308762 
Price: 25.00 GBP

 
 
12 The Heart of England (The British Heritage Series)
Brown, Ivor ; dust jacket design by Philip Gough B. T. Batsford Ltd 1951 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Third edition, 1951. Original green boards. Boards slightly faded at spine ends. Pages have tanned / darkened at the edges but otherwise clean. No names or inscriptions. Binding firm. pp. viii, 120. The dust jacket has some minor rubs and chips to the edges and has some tape residue marks to the underside and a reinforcement to the underside of the jacket at the top edge of the spine. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105720 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
27 The Story of Buckingham Palace
Graeme, Bruce Howard Barker London 1970 0093004508 / 9780093004505 Hard Cover Very Good Good 4to - 10" Tall 
The pages are lightly tanned with occassional spots of foxing. The dust jacket is quite rubbed in appearance - not price clipped, and now protected inside a removable film sleeve. 152pp. 047511 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
13 Renaissance Art and Architecture
Campbell, Gordon Oxford University Press 2004 019860985x / 9780198609858 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original black boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Minor rubs to the top edge of the dust jacket. pp. xl, 278. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. 305484 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
28 Vision to Reality - In Total Harmony: Hong Kong International Airport
Green, Glynis Airport Authority of Hong Kong Hong Kong 1998 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Some slight grey handling marks to the cream coloured dust jacket. Otherwise the book and dust jacket are both in excellent, near fine condition. Unmarked inside. No names or inscriptions. Dual language. 194pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK mainland as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. Small surcharge may apply to UK highlands and islands and N. Ireland; larger surcharge for overseas destinations. NO additional charges for sending within the UK mainland. 303983 
Price: 47.50 GBP

 
 
14 Paris Ceramique: Les couleurs de la rue
Chaudun, Laurence et Nicolas Paris-Musees 1999 2879004403 / 9782879004402 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
This is a NEW copy and still shrink wrapped but there is a noticeable bump to the head of the spine. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 302488 
Price: 35.00 GBP

 
29 Nancy Architecture 1900
Groussard, Jean-Claude ; Roussel, Francis l'Office du Tourisme de la Ville de Nancy France 1976 Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
pp. lviii, 92 + fold-out map at rear. All VG. Covers lightly rubbed at edges. No names or inscriptions. Text in French, English and German. 102243 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
 
15 National Galleries of Scotland: The Playfair Project
Clarke, Michael ; with photography by Keith Hunter National Galleries of Scotland Edinburgh 2004 1903278597 / 9781903278598 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Clean, tight and unmarked. In excellent, near fine condition in like dust jacket (minor bruising to edges of dust jacket). No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. pp. 56. 308360 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
30 Rhone
Guex-Rolle, Henriette Librairie Marguerat Lausanne 1956 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Photographs by the author, and others. 
Hardback with dust jacket. Publisher's original boards - light grey / oatmeal colour, with black titles. The boards are slightly discoloured / darkened at the edges. A couple of corners are lightly bumped. pp. 63 (text), plus 144 pages of black and white photographs. There are some super photos in here, depicting the area's landscape, people, occupations, culture and architecture. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The binding is firm and pages clean but there is a bump to the top corner of the textblock. The dust jacket is rubbed and chipped at the edges and the laminate surface is slightly bubbled around the spine. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 036686 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
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