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CANALS AND THEIR ARCHITECTURE
Written by Robert Harris.
Stock no. 2133564
Published by Godfrey Cave. 1980. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Large square format. B/w photos. 2nd edition. Some colour illustrations. ISBN: 0906223210. Uneven fading/browning to covers. Some creasing to corners; a few marks.

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ISLAMIC ARCHITECTURE OF THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT
Written by Bianca Maria Alfieri.
Stock no. 1820096
Published by Laurence King Publishing. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The history of Islamic architecture in India from its beginnings in the thirteenth century until its decline in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Encompassing the whole sub-continent to cover Pakistan and Bangladesh. Large format. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 1856691896. Slight fading to top edge of front endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed.

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THE CISTERCIAN MONASTERIES OF IRELAND
Written by Roger Stalley.
Stock no. 1820044
Published by Yale University Press. 1987. Very good condition.

An account of the history, art and architecture of the White Monks in Ireland from 1142 to 1540. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos, plans and drawings. ISBN: 0300037376. Second printing in the same year as first printing. Cover corners creased. Rear cover browned. Text block browned and a little grubby. Top corners of prelims a little creased.

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ROMANESQUE WALL PAINTINGS IN FRANCE
Written by Paul-Henri Michel; Joan Evans.
Stock no. 1819859
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1950. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The entire territory of France, where the art of wall painting was highly developed in mediaeval times, has been combined for this pictorial record of her mural treasures. Large format. Mottled blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine and publisher's vignette to front. 30 pages of text plus 91 illustrations. Light browning to spine and board edges. Text block browned. Ex-lib rubber stamp to front pastedown. Scattered foxing present. Dustwrapper is browned and worn at top of spine.

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AN INVENTORY OF THE ANCIENT MONUMENTS IN GLAMORGAN VOLUME III: MEDIEVAL SECULAR MONUMENTS PART II: NON-DEFENSIVE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819425
Published by H.M.S.O.. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Royal Commission on Ancient and Historical Monuments in Wales. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine and Welsh dragon to front. B/w illustrations and colour plates. xxxviii and 398 pages plus b/w plates to rear. ISBN: 011701141X. Tippex to top of free front endpaper. Text block a little browned/grubby, minor foxing to top. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and faded to spine. Strong musty odour present.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF BRITISH ARCHITECTURE
Written by John Penoyre; Michael Ryan.
Stock no. 2133067
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observers book No. 13. Over 250 illustrations, many of which are in colour. Foxing to covers, endpapers and outer page edges. Fade marks to a couple of cover edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with a little loss; some marks.

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DETAIL IN CONTEMPORARY LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE
Written by Virginia McLeod.
Stock no. 1819256
Published by Laurence King Publishing. 1st 2008. Very good condition.

Large format. Includes CD-Rom, with all drawings. ISBN: 9781856694988. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small tear hole to base of spine. CD-Rom is present but NOT checked. Wrinkling to some pages internally.

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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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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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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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