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GLAMORGAN (THE BUILDINGS OF WALES)
Written by John Newman.
Stock no. 2139502
Published by Penguin. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Buildings of Wales series covering the whole of historic Glamorgan. Red cloth boards with gilt title to spine and publisher vignette to front. B/w maps and photos. 717 pages including index. ISBN: 0140710566. Wrapper has some light edge-creasing.

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TRADITIONAL FARM BUILDINGS IN NORTH-EAST WALES 1550-1900
Written by Eurwyn Wiliam.
Stock no. 2137879
Published by National Museum of Wales. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dark brown leatherette, gilt titles on spine. Many b/w photos, maps and diagrams. 334pp. 9.5 x 6.5". ISBN: 085485049X. Browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine and a couple of edges.

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NORTH SOMERSET AND BRISTOL (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner.
Stock no. 2137632
Published by Penguin. 1st 1958. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Paperback edition. B/w photos. No. BE13 Some grubby marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is a little edge-chipped with a few marks.

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THE WESSEX ASTRUM: SACRED GEOMETRY IN A MYSTICAL LANDSCAPE
Written by Peter Knight; Toni Perrott.
Stock no. 2137370
Published by Stone Seeker Publishing. 1ST 2008. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9780956034205. SIGNED by author (Peter Knight) to top of title page.

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SKYSCRAPER: THE SEARCH FOR AN AMERICAN STYLE 1891-1941
Written by Roger Shepherd.
Stock no. 2136791
Published by McGraw-Hill. 1st USA 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. Annotated extracts from the first 50 years of 'Architectural Record'. ISBN: 0071369708.

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NOVEL HOUSES: TWENTY FAMOUS FICTIONAL DWELLINGS
Written by Christina Hardyment.
Stock no. 2136727
Published by Bodleian Library. 1st 2020. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Grey boards with silver title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. A winning combination of literary criticism, geography and biography, this is an entertaining and insightful celebration of beloved novels and the extraordinary roles that houses grand and small, imagined and real, or unique and ordinary, play in their continuing popularity. ISBN: 9781851244805. Light knocks to corners. Contents are excellent! Wrapper has a little edge-creasing.

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LONDON SURVEY'D: THE WORK OF THE SURVEY OF LONDON 1894-1994
Written by Hermione Hobhouse.
Stock no. 1823499
Published by Royal Commission On The Historical Monuments Of England. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition.

The survey of London traces its origins to the campaigning zeal of the 1890s when C R Ashbee and a group of like-minded conservationists set up the Watch Committee to campaign against the demolition of historic buildings. Out of this grew 'the great enterprise' of creating an inventory of all London's historic buildings as an aid to their protection and is still ongoing. Red pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1873592191. Base of spine bumped. Contents clean.

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THE ENGLISH RAILWAY STATION
Written by Steven Parissien.
Stock no. 1322617
Published by English Heritage. 1st 2014. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Black boards with silver title to spine. B/w and colour photos. A general history of the architectural development and social history of the British Railway station. ISBN: 9781848022362.

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AN INVENTORY OF NONCONFORMIST CHAPELS AND MEETING-HOUSES IN THE NORTH OF ENGLAND
Written by Christopher Stell.
Stock no. 2136648
Published by HMSO. 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth with gilt titles and vignettes. B/w photos and diagrams. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. ISBN: 0113000413. A couple of knocks to top and tail of spine. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE COUNTRY HOUSES OF NORTHAMPTONSHIRE
Written by John Heward; Robert Taylor.
Stock no. 2136645
Published by Royal Commission On The Historical Monuments Of England. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 1873592213. A few knocks along cover edges. Name and address label to front endpaper. Wrapper has some edge-creasing and is faded to spine.

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EARLY AMERICAN MILLS
Written by Martha Zimiles; Murray Zimiles.
Stock no. 1823449
Published by Bramhall House. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

All over the Northeastern part of the United States stand the remains of the buildings that housed the birth of industry in America. This book examines America's industrial revolution in a lively and instructive way, with the emphasis always on the architectural beauty and value of the early mills, factories, and mill villages. Large format. Blue cloth spine with dark blue title, blue paper boards. B/w photos and illustrations and 11 colour plates. ISBN: 0517181282. Light browning to horizontal edges of boards and text block. Personal inscription in ink to front endpaper. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn with a few closed tears, some repaired with clear tape, a few grubby marks and some fading to rear panel.

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THE WORKHOUSE: A STUDY OF POOR-LAW BUILDINGS IN ENGLAND
Written by Kathryn Morrison.
Stock no. 1823445
Published by English Heritage; Royal Commission On The Historical Monuments Of England. 1st 1999. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Recognising that an undervalued and poorly understood category of building was in danger of simply being lost, the Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England has attempted to make a record of these structures against their historical background. A story of the student of social history, as much as for the professional architectural historian. Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Previous owner's address label to front endpaper. Contents otherwise fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased, lightly faded to spine & worn at top of same, minor scuffing to rear panel. ISBN: 1873592361. Top corners of boards lightly bumped. Previous owner's address label to front endpaper else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel, slightly faded to spine and worn at top of spine.

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