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Architects of Europe: United Kingdom Edition: Vol 1 (International profile series)
1 Architects of Europe: United Kingdom Edition: Vol 1 (International profile series)
Australia Images Publishing Group Pty Ltd 1990 0958959897 / 9780958959896 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15 
This is the inaugural edition of " Architects of Europe - United Kingdom Edition ", bears ample testimony to the artistic and creative genius of British Architects. Illustrated throughout with colour photography this book is a must for anyone interested in architecture today. A good ,clean and tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
 
 
Briggs Patent
2 Briggs Patent
First Edition Hardcover Poor No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 
This book is full of patterns flowers and scrolls etc, but the cover has detached from the pages and frontispeice and end papers are missing though the detail is still all there. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
 
 
Putting Back the Style: Directory of Authentic Renovation, Artley, Alexandra
3 Artley, Alexandra Putting Back the Style: Directory of Authentic Renovation
UK. Evans Brothers Ltd 1982 0237456036 / 9780237456030 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
If you have a limited budget but you love old houses, this book is for you. Leading conservationists show the layman how to restore his ' ordinary' home with true historical accuracy, both inside and out, and care for it in such a way as to avoid any further damage. This book is totally practical. Each expert has ' done up' their own house and therefore knows the problems you face. Packed with vital information 'Putting back the Style ' is one of the most important source books available. The D/W is lightly faded on the spine and has some creasing to the head of the spine. Please Note; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
English Manor Houses, Bailey, Brian J.
4 Bailey, Brian J. English Manor Houses
UK Robert Hale Ltd 1983 0709012802 / 9780709012801 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
For so long the hub of the English social system, the manor house has a rich social history, second only to the church in status within the rural community. This book is devoted exclusively to these fascinating and often beautiful houses. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs. There is the remains of glue from a label on the front of the D/W. A nice clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping ( second class ) is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Light Perpetual: Aviators' Memorial Windows., Beaty, David
5 Beaty, David Light Perpetual: Aviators' Memorial Windows.
UK Airlife Publishing Ltd 1995 1853105880 / 9781853105883 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Through the touching beauty of stained glass memorial windows in churches, cathedrals and RAF stations throughout Britain from North Scotland to the tip of Cornwall, in Wales and Northern Ireland. "Light Perpetual" briefly traces the history of aviation, in whose service so many men and women gave their lives. The D/W shows signs of light shelf wear. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping is by sea and may take up to 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
100 Woods: Guide to Popular Timbers of the World, Bishop, Peter
6 Bishop, Peter 100 Woods: Guide to Popular Timbers of the World
UK The Crowood Press Ltd 1999 1861261675 / 9781861261670 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
100 Woods is first and foremost an exhaustive and comprehensive guide to some of the most commonly - used timbers in the world. From Abura to Zebrano - via Chestnut, Ebony, Mahogany, Purpleheart and Teak - many of the most popular and important woods of the world are represented in this practical and definitive guide. The boards shows light wear to its edges and the D/W has a faint water stain to the front flap which is also priced clipped, it also shows light shelf-wear. A good clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
English Medieval Architecture, Braun , Hugh
7 Braun , Hugh English Medieval Architecture
UK Bracken Books 1985 0946495424 / 9780946495429 2nd Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Of all her national treasures, the medieval cathedrals of England are undoubtedly the most prizes. Even by modern standards, their scale is enormous, their height overpowering. Yet they were all built more than six hundred years ago by craftsmen. The methods, techniques and styles of medieval building - from cathedrals to manor houses- are clearly described in this illustrated book by an author with the expert eye of an architect. There is light shelf-wear to the D/W and sunning to the flap edges, and creasing to the bottom edges. A good clean copy PLEASE NOTE; International shipping ( second class) is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Crestwood Hills: The Chronicle of a Modern Utopia, Buckner, Cory
8 Buckner, Cory Crestwood Hills: The Chronicle of a Modern Utopia
U.S.A. Angel City Press 2015 1626400245 / 9781626400245 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
In these pages, Cory Buckner shares the fascinating story of Crestwood Hills, displays defining photographs of many of the houses that has survived, and artfully demonstrates how idealism and modernist design merged at mid-century to create American architectural landmarks in Los Angeles. A good , clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
The Book of Taunton, Bush, Robin
9 Bush, Robin The Book of Taunton
UK Barracuda Books Ltd 1977 0860230341 / 9780860230342 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
The Book of Taunton tells its tale with precision and insight- here are the lords and bishops, the poor and the preachers, the taverns and courts, the schools and hostels, river and road, trade and trouble of the once strife-torn, now tranquil town on the Tone. Here too are some two hundred illustrations, documentary and pictorial.The D/W shows signs of shelf-wear to its edges with rippling to its top and corners and two tiny niks on its leading edge.It is also sunned on its spine.There are also some indentations on the back panel. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
English Architecture at a Glance., Chatterton Frederick
10 Chatterton Frederick English Architecture at a Glance.
London UK The Architectural Press 1946 5th Edition - 6th impression Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
The plain light brown boards shows signs of sun fading and markings with light wear to the spine corners. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
 
 
Victorian Cottages, Clayton -payne Andrew
11 Clayton -payne Andrew Victorian Cottages
london weidenfeld & Nicolson 1993 0297831933 / 9780297831938 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
The book is full of paintings of victoria cottages by various artists of the times, its in very good condition 
Price: 12.50 GBP
 
 
12 Colquhoun, Kate A Thing in Disguise: The Visionary Life of Joseph Paxton
UK Fourth Estate 2003 0007143532 / 9780007143535 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Drawing on thousands of Paxton's personal letters. This remarkable biography is a compelling story of a man who typifies the Victorian ideal of self- improvement and a touching portrait of one of that era's great heroes. The D/J shows light wear with markings to the front and rear panel. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
European Carpets, Compana Michele
13 Compana Michele European Carpets
Paul Hamlyn 1966 0600012484 / 9780600012481 English Edition Hardcover Poor Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 
Full of color photo's 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
The story of Bisham Abbey., Compton, Piers
14 Compton, Piers The story of Bisham Abbey.
UK Thames Valley Press 1973 090029406X / 9780900294068 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
This is the first full history of Bisham Abbey ever to be written.The author has drawn on manorial and contemporary papers to write Bisham's full history. There is a small tear of 2mm to the top of the spine. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Cliveden: The Place and the People, Crathorne, James
15 Crathorne, James Cliveden: The Place and the People
UK Collins & Brown Ltd. 1995 1855852233 / 9781855852235 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
The author gives a fascinating account of Cliveden's past: the two earlier houses that were dramatically destroyed by fire, the creation of the gardens and the seven families who have lived there. Some of the richest men and most powerful women of their day have played a part in the story of Cliveden, including Nancy Astor, whose husband Waldorf was given Clivedon as a marriage present from his father. There is a dedication on the front endpaper which reads ' To Frank, with heartfelt thanks for giving us so many happy memories of the Williams Team ' and signed individually by the Astor family. It is also signed by the author on the title page. The D/W shows light shelf wear to the rear panel. 
Price: 250.00 GBP
 
 
Victorian Style, Crowley David
16 Crowley David Victorian Style
Leicester Silverdale Books 2005 1845092287 / 9781845092283 Reprint Pictorial Soft Cover Good No Jacket Book Elephant Folio - over 15 
An illustrated guide to the decorative styles of the period.The covers and page edges shows signs of light shelf wear, and the corners have been creased. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Encyclopaedia of Architecture, Doreen Yarwood
17 Doreen Yarwood Encyclopaedia of Architecture
UK. Batsford Ltd 1985 0713414286 / 9780713414288 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
The contents of this book include architects, designers, architectural styles, detail and ornament, building types, structural terms, building materials and much more. To guide the reader there is a separate index to over 4000 subjects. The text is accompanied by nearly 800 drawings and 230 photographs. The D/W shows edgewear to the top of the wrapper including corners and spine. It has also been clipped on the front flap. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Some Somerset Country Houses, Dunning, R. W.
18 Dunning, R. W. Some Somerset Country Houses
UK Dovecote Press 1991 0946159858 / 9780946159857 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Robert Dunning is editor of the Victoria County History of Somerset and has been responsible for most of the recent research in to the history of Somerset's houses. This book is illustrated with over 175 photographs, watercolours, engravings and portraits. TheD/W shows some shelf-wear to its front and rear panels which also has some chipping and also to its edges. Otherwise a clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
The Edwardian Country House, Gardiner Juliet
19 Gardiner Juliet The Edwardian Country House
London Channel 4 Books 2002 0752261665 / 9780752261669 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 
The Edwardian Country House gives a fascinating insight into the romance and the reality of the Edwardian society and beautifully evokes the "golden" years before the First World War. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Building and Public Works Administration Estimating and Costing, Geddes Spence
20 Geddes Spence Building and Public Works Administration Estimating and Costing
London George Newnes Ltd 1952 4th Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 
There is light shelf wear and a dedication on the fep. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
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