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THE EARLY WORK OF THE GREAT ARCHITECT FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT
No author listed. Illustrated by Frank Lloyd Wright.
Stock no. 1819191
Published by Gramercy Books. Circa 1994. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An unabridged reproduction of the contents of seven 1925 issues of the Dutch magazine Wendingen, as published by C. A. Mees and titled 'The Life-Work of the American Architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and plans. ISBN: 0517119188. Board corners rubbed. White pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby & creased, remains of a label to front panel and faded to spine.

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FOLLIES & GROTTOES
Written by Barbara Jones.
Stock no. 1819188
Published by Constable. 2nd 1974. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The rise and fall of Folly fashions and a reference section of over 830 follies. 2nd edition, heavily revised and enlarged. B/w photos. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0094593507. Gift inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper is heavily faded to spine and top edges.

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THE GREATER ANGLO-SAXON CHURCHES
Written by E.A. Fisher.
Stock no. 2132765
Published by Faber & Faber Limited. 1st 1962. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An Architectural-Historical Study. Peach cloth, gilt title to spine. Numerous b/w plates and diagrams. 452 pages includes index. Spine very slightly bumped. Small circular stamp to front pastedown. Pages lightly browned. Small dark stain to lower edge of textblock, very light dampstain to edge of last few pages. Wrapper browned and rubbed at edges.

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TURKEY: FROM THE SELCUKS TO THE OTTOMANS
Written by Henri Stierlin.
Stock no. 1819176
Published by Taschen. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Taschen's World Architecture. This volume, covering South-East Europe and the Near East from the 13th to the 19th centuries, features all the most important mosques, Koran schools, palaces and caravanserais of the Selcuks and Ottomans. Large format. Pink boards, white titles. Colour photos & illustrations. ISBN: 3822877670. Light scuffing to rear panel of dustwrapper.

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HIGH GOTHIC: THE AGE OF THE GREAT CATHEDRALS
Written by Gunther Binding.
Stock no. 1819175
Published by Taschen. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Taschen's World Architecture. Notre-Dame in Paris, the cathedrals of Chartres, Reims and Amiens, Strasbourg Minster, Cologne Cathedral, Westminster Abbey and Canterbury - these are the magnificent sacred buildings that for us epitomise Gothic architecture. Large format. Orange paper boards, white titles. Colour photos & illustrations throughout. ISBN: 3822870552. Dustwrapper spine slightly faded.

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COUNTRY HOUSES OF THE COTSWOLDS
Written by Nicholas Mander.
Stock no. 1819148
Published by Aurum Press. 1st 2008. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

From the Archives of Country Life. The astonishing legacy of one of England's remarkably unspoiled regions. Large format. Grey boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 9781845133313. Top of spine bumped. 2" tear to surface paper at vertical edge of half-title page. Otherwise a fine copy. Top corners of dustwrapper slightly rubbed.

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BRISTOL LAST AGE OF THE MERCHANT PRINCES
Written by Timothy Mowl.
Stock no. 2132636
Published by Millstream Books. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos by Chris Bland. This book celebrates the extraordinary richness of architecture in Bristol of the period 1837-1910. ISBN: 0948975253. SIGNED by author, with a dedication to a previous owner on title page. Light corner creases.

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NOTTINGHAM (PEVSNER ARCHITECTURAL GUIDES)
Written by Elain Harwood.
Stock no. 2132631
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 2008. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9780300126662. SIGNED by author, with dedication to a previous owner on half-title page. Some creasing to edge of front cover and corners. Contents are excellent.

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CORNWALL (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner; Enid Radcliffe.
Stock no. 2132594
Published by Penguin. 2nd 1970. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Revised second edition. Black vinyl. B/w photos. ISBN: 0140710019. Names in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with tears and chips; some bits of loss.

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JOHN NASH & THE VILLAGE PICTURESQUE
Written by Nigel Temple.
Stock no. 2132584
Published by Alan Sutton. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and photos. With special reference to the Reptons and Nash at the Blaise Castle Estate, Bristol. ISBN: 0904387240. Spotting to covers. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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AN INVENTORY OF THE ANCIENT MONUMENTS IN GLAMORGAN VOLUME IV PART I
No author listed.
Stock no. 2132501
Published by HMSO. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Domestic Architecture from the Reformation to the Industrial Revolution: The Greater Houses. Large format. Scarlet cloth, gilt titles and vignette. Contents comprise introduction, distribution maps, full descriptions, comprehensive drawings and plates, 8 in colour. 379pp includes index. 11.25 x 9". ISBN: 0117007544. Page edge browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tears and chips; minimal loss; some browning.

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FROM FUNCTION TO MONUMENT URBAN LANDSCAPES OF ROMAN PALESTINE, SYRIA AND PROVINCIA ARABIA
Written by Arthur Segal.
Stock no. 2132124
Published by Oxbow Books. 1st 1997. Fine condition.

Large format. Card wraps. B/w photos and diagrams. Oxbow Monograph No. 66. ISBN: 1900188139.

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