Architecture

Castle

by David Macaulay

Houghton Mifflin Company, 1977

softcover-  good condition

first edition

80 pages - no highlighting or markings

our price:  $7.95 plus media mail shipping

Pyramid

by David Macaulay

Houghton Mifflin Company, 1975

softcover-  good condition

80 pages - no highlighting or markings

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Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction

by David Macaulay

Houghton Mifflin Company, 1973

softcover-  good condition

rare first edition

80 pages - no highlighting or markings

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Mill

by David Macaulay

Houghton Mifflin Company, 1983

softcover-  good condition

128 pages - no highlighting or markings

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The American Farmhouse

by Henry J. Kauffman

Hawthorn Books, 1975

vintage hardcover,  265 pages

very good condition

dustjacket is worn around the edges

our price:   $9.95 plus media mail shipping

A Field Guide to American Houses

Guide that enables you to identify, and place in their historical and architectural contexts, the houses you see in your neighborhood or in your travels across America from 17th century to present

by Virginia and Lee McAlester

Alfred A. Knopf, 1984

softcover - good condition

pages are clean - 526 pages

$9.95 plus media mail shipping

The Old House

inspecting before buying, restoring fine moldings, fast repairs for a leaky roof, make a fireplace work right, safety measures for old wiring

edited by Robert M. Jones,

Time-Life Books, 1979

hardcover, excellent condition

128 pages

$6.95 plus media mail shipping

Building Codes Illustrated - Guide to Understanding the International Building Code

by Francis D.K. Ching and Steven R. Winkel, FAIA

John Wiley & Sons, 2003

softcover -  like new condition, 401 pages

$12.95 plus media mail shipping

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The Architectural Heritage of the Piscataqua

Houses and Gardens of the Portsmouth District of Maine and New Hampshire

by John Mead Howells

Architectural Book Publishing Company, 1965

vintage hardcover,   238 pages -

300 illustrations and two maps

pages are intact and without writing

dustjacket has two small tears that have been taped

our price:   $18.95 plus media mail shipping

The Art of the Old South - Painting, Sculpture, Architecture & Products of Craftsmen 1560-1860

by Jessie Poesch

Harrison House, 1989

oversized hardcover, 384 pages

like new condition

our price:   $18.95  plus media mail shipping

Country Patterns - A Sampler of American Country Home & Landscape Designs From Original 19th Century Sources

edited by Donald J. Berg

Maine Street Press, 1986

Revised Second Edition

softcover, 128 pages

like new condition

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Classicism Is Not A Style

Guest-Edited by Demetri Porphyrios

Academy Editions/St. Martin’s Press, 1982

softcover, 129 pages

like new condition

our price:   $15.95  plus media mail shipping

The Houses of St. Augustine

by David Nolan

paintings by Jean Ellen Fitzpatrick

photographs by Ken Barrett, Jr.

Pineapple Press, 1995

First Edition stated

softcover - good condition

pages are clean and without markings

102 pages   

our price:   $8.95 plus media mail shipping

The Old House

inspecting before buying, restoring fine moldings, fast repairs for a leaky roof, make a fireplace work right, safety measures for old wiring

edited by Robert M. Jones,

Time-Life Books, 1979

hardcover, very good  condition

136 pages

$6.95 plus media mail shipping

The Art of Labor - Building the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center

photographs by Curt Knoke

words by Ellen Kort

Oscar J. Boldt Construction, 2003

First Edition stated

oversized hardcover - like new condition

236 pages - profusely illustrated

our price:   $34.95 plus media mail shipping

The Farmhouse -

Classic Homesteads of North America

by Nancy L. Mohr

Courage Books, Running Press, 2002

hardcover, 80 pages

stunning color photographs

good condition

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Cabin Fever - Rustic Style Comes Home

by Rachel Carley

Simon & Schuster, 1998

hardcover, 80 pages

stunning color photographs

very good condition

dustjacket has a small torn area above the letter “B” in “Cabin” on the front cover that has been repaired as shown in photo

our price:   $7.95 plus media mail shipping

Legacy From the Past - A Portfolio of Eighty-Eight Original Williamsburg Buildings

Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, 1978

printed by W.M. Brown & Son, Inc.

vintage softcover, 80 pages

good condition

our price:   $4.95 plus media mail shipping

North Carolina Architecture

by Catherine W. Bishir

photography by Tim Buchman

published for the Historic Preservation Foundation of North Carolina, Inc., by the University of North Carolina Press, 1990

portrays North Carolina’s architectural history

from colonial times to the beginning of World War II

heavy oversized hardcover, 513 pages

like new condition - dustjacket has tiny tear

that has been taped

gift inscription by author on front endpage

our price:   $26.95  plus media mail shipping

English Cottages

by Tony Evans and Candida Lycett Green

introduction by John Betjeman

Weidenfeld and Nicolson, London

first paperback edition, 1983

vintage softcover, 160 pages

amazing photos of beautiful cottages

our price:   $4.95  plus media mail shipping

Old American Houses 1700-1850

How to Restore, Remodel and Reproduce Them

by Henry Lionel Williams and Ottalie K. Williams

Bonanza Books, 1967

vintage hardcover, 190 pages

very good condition

our price:   $12.95  plus media mail shipping

The Prairie School

by Frank Lloyd Wright and His Midwest Contemporaries

by H. Allen Brooks

W.W. Norton & Company, 1976

vintage softcover, 375 pages

good condition

collector’s item

our price:   $13.95  plus media mail shipping

Architectural Details from Old New

England Homes

by Stanley Schuler

Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 1987

vintage softcover, 177 pages

good condition

our price:   $8.95  plus media mail shipping

Earth to Spirit

Search of Natural Archirecture

by David Pearson

Chronicle Books, 1995

softcover, 159 pages

amazing photographs of spectacular structures

good condition

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AIA Architectural Guide to Nassau and Suffolk Counties Long Island

by the American Institute of Architects, Long Island Chapter, and the Society for the

Preservation of Long Island Antiquities

Dover Publications, 1992

softcover,  206pages

light staining along outer edges of some pages

our price:   $6.95  plus media mail shipping

House Styles in America

The Old-House Journal Guide to the Architecture of American Homes

by James C. Massey and Shirley Maxwell

Penguin Studio, 1996

softcover,  262 pages

good condition

our price:   $8.95  plus media mail shipping

A Home for the Soul

A guide for dwelling with spirit and imagination

by Anthony Lawlor

Clarkson Potter/Publishers, 1997

hardcover,   224 pages

good condition

our price:   $6.95  plus media mail shipping

Homing Instinct - Using Your Lifestyle to

Design and Build Your Home

written and illustrated by John Connell

Warner Books, 1993

oversized hardcover,  404 pages

good condition

our price:   $9.95  plus media mail shipping

Economic Benefits of Preserving

Old Buildings

published by the Preservation Press

National Trust for Historic Preservation

vintage softcover,  164 pages

light water staining on some of the pages

our price:   $7.95  plus media mail shipping

American Architecture

An Illustrated Encyclopedia

by Cyril M. Harris

W.W. Norton & Company, 1998

hardcover,  370 pages

good condition

our price:   $28.95  plus media mail shipping

Saltbox and Cape Cod Houses

by Stanley Schuler

Schiffer Publishing, 1988

vintage hardcover,  160 pages

very good condition

our price:   $17.95  plus media mail shipping