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NEW NATURAL HOME
Written by Dominic Bradbury.
Stock no. 1813227
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 2011. Nearly fine condition.

A practical inspiration for dwelling stylishly, sensibly and sustainably. Matt pictorial boards. Square format. Yellow endpapers. Colour photos throughout. 253 pages. ISBN: 9780500515617.

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THE NEW WOOD ARCHITECTURE
Written by Naomi Stungo.
Stock no. 1812811
Published by Laurence King Publishing. 1st thus 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Documenting the increased awareness amongst architects internationally of the benefits of building in wood. Large format. Cardwraps. B/w diagrams and colour photos. 240 pages including index. ISBN: 1856692590. Tail of spine bumped leading to minor creasing to lower horizontal gutter edge of contents.

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THE HOMES AND BUILDINGS OF OTHER DAYS
Written by Sidney H. Heath. Illustrated by Sidney H. Heath.
Stock no. 2122525
Published by George Philip & Son. 1929. Almost very good condition.

Olive green cloth, black titles. B/w illustrations. Ex-lib. (school), with minimal markings. Spine is bumped and browned. A few marks to covers. A few marks and some foxing to outer page edges and page margins.

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GEORGIAN ART (1760-1820) BURLINGTON MAGAZINE MONOGRAPH III
Written by Roger Fry; J.B. Manson; et al.
Stock no. 2122402
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1929. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Black cloth boards with gilt title to spine and vignette to front. An introductory review of English paintings, architecture, sculpture, ceramics, glass, metalwork, furniture, textiles and other arts during the reign of George III. Colour frontis, b/w illustrations. Heavy spotting/mottling to covers. A little foxing, otherwise contents are still very good indeed.

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LIVERPOOL
Written by Joseph Sharples.
Stock no. 1608700
Published by Yale University Press. c. 2004. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. Pevsner Architectural Guides. Colour and b/w illustrations. 332 pages. ISBN: 0300102585. Reprint.

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GERMAN CASTLES AND PALACES
Written by Klaus Merten.
Stock no. 2121936
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1999. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Stunning photography and illustrations throughout. Photographs by Paolo Marton. Germany has more magnificent palaces and castles than any other country in Europe. Prior to 1870, Germany was a collection of independent princely states, each with its own ruler and court. ISBN: 0500019711. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased and a little faded to spine and a couple of edges.

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HOLKHAM
Written by Leo Schmidt; Christian Keller; Polly Feversham.
Stock no. 1812578
Published by Prestel. 1st 2005. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Built between 1734 and 1765, Holkham Hall - Thomas Coke, the Earl of Leicester's, 25,000 acre estate in Norfolk - is a tribute to time gone by. This book explores the landscape and architectural history of Holkham Hall. Large format. Dark red cloth boards, gilt title to front and embossed blind title to front. Colour & b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 379133414X. Spine of dustwrapper lightly faded else a beautiful copy.

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THE CANTERBURY QUADRANGLE ST JOHN'S COLLEGE OXFORD
Written by Howard Colvin.
Stock no. 1608217
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. One of the most famous and beautiful of Oxford's historic buildings. ISBN: 0199201595. Corners bumped.

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INTERIORS THE HOME SINCE 1700
Written by Steven Parissien.
Stock no. 1208577
Published by Laurence King Publishing. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The story of the development of the domestic interior, set against the cultural and industrial changes taking place in the western world since the 17th century. Large square format. Black boards, white title to spine. Colour photos throughout. 305 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781856695381.

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THE ARCHITECT'S TALE
Written by William Bertram.
Stock no. 1812191
Published by Redcliffe Press Ltd.. 1st 2009. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

The Architect's Tale will entertain and inform anyone interested in the mysterious business of how our built landscape is shaped and our buildings created. Red boards, silver title to spine. Colour photos and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781906593247. SIGNED by the author to title page with no dedication, also signed by author with dedication to half-title page. A few faint marks to boards else a fine copy in a dustwrapper also in fine condition.

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CATHEDRALS AND ABBEY CHURCHES OF ENGLAND
No author listed. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1405142
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1929. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth covers with black titles. 16 colour plates, 16 text b/w illustrations. 111pp. 10.5 x 7.5". Spine and corners bumped. Mottling and slight fading to boards. White (damp?) marks to middle of rear board. Bubbling to front pastedown and a little wrinkling to prelims. Endpapers browned. Foxing mainly to prelims and last couple of text pages. A little light fingering. Dustwrapper is edge worn with some tears. Spine is browned. Panels are marked. Red marks to verso which match white marks on rear board.

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OLD HOUSE CARE AND REPAIR
Written by Janet Collings. Illustrated by Janet Collings; Bevis Claxton.
Stock no. 1208293
Published by Donhead. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition.

helping owners, builders and all construction professionals make the decisions that are right for old buildings. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos and illustrations. 200 pages includes index. ISBN: 1873394616. Spine slightly bumped with slight wear at base.

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