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THE HERITAGE OF AUSTRALIA: THE ILLUSTRATED REGISTER OF THE NATIONAL ESTATE
No author listed.
Stock no. 1819029
Published by The Macmillan Company Of Australia. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A unique stocktaking of the places which have special value - historic, environmental and cultural - to the nation. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos throughout, a few colour photos. A fat volume. ISBN: 0333337506. Lower edges of boards have small indentations. Text block just slightly grubby. Name in ink to front endpaper. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed and a little grubby.

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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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NORTH-WEST AND SOUTH NORFOLK (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner.
Stock no. 2131969
Published by Penguin. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Peach cloth boards, green title block to spine with gilt title. B/w photos. Spotting along cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-creasing; some grubby marks; a few chips along edges.

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WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL 1079-1979
Written by Frederick Bussby.
Stock no. 1818340
Published by Paul Cave. 1987. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Marking the nine hundredth anniversary of the foundation of Winchester Cathedral in 1079. Red cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and illustrations, a couple of photos in colour. xiv and 352 pages including index. ISBN: 0861460626. Text block slightly grubby. Pictorial dustwrapper slightly browned.

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PRACTICAL BUILDING CONSERVATION VOLUME 2: BRICK, TERRACOTTA AND EARTH
Written by John Ashurst; Nicola Ashurst.
Stock no. 1817828
Published by Gower Technical Press. 1st 1988. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

English Heritage Technical Handbook. The control of damp and the repair and maintenance of brick, clay and earth structures. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos and diagrams. ISBN: 0291397468. Small nick to top rear edge of spine of dustwrapper and corresponding smaller nick to spine of boards.

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DISCOVERING SCOTLAND'S LOST RAILWAYS
Written by Julian Holland.
Stock no. 2131573
Published by Waverley Books. 2009. Slightly better than very good condition.

Gone but not forgotten railways. Much of their infrastructure is still in place - new life for redundant stations, cycleways and footpaths following the trackbeds, graceful steel bridges, soaring viaducts, burrowing tunnels. Packed with colour and b/w photos. Large square format. Attractive pictorial boards. 160 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781902407807. A few small knocks along cover edges. Contents are excellent!

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF ARCHITECTURE
Written by John Penoyre; Michael Ryan. Illustrated by John Penoyre; Michael Ryan.
Stock no. 1317780
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 13. Describing and indexing the Development of Building in Britain from Saxon times to the present day with over 250 illustrations, many of which are in colour. Foreword by F.R.S. Yorke. Some slightly bumped. Some foxing to textblock. Price-cut wrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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THE CITY AND COUNTRY PURCHASER'S AND BUILDER'S DICTIONARY: OR THE COMPLETE BUILDER'S GUIDE...
Written by Richard Neve.
Stock no. 2130899
Published by Ecco. Very good condition.

Large format. Card wraps. PRINT ON DEMAND edition. Follows The third edition, corrected and improved throughout. Cover edges are creased.

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THE ROYAL INSTITUTE OF PAINTERS IN WATER COLOURS / OLD ENGLISH COUNTRY COTTAGES
Written by Charles Holme.
Stock no. 2129140
Published by The Studio. 1906. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. This book consists of two volumes, which have been bound together. Colour plates and b/w illustrations. Corners worn. Cover edges rubbed with slight loss of colour. Covers a little marked. Foxing, mostly to second volume, but plates clean. A few grubby margin marks. All plates present.

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COTSWOLD STONE
Written by Freda Derrick. Illustrated by Freda Derrick.
Stock no. 2128916
Published by Chapman & Hall. 1st 1948. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Cotswold stone building from prehistoric time to the era of the council house. B/w illustrations. Wrapper has a few small chips and tears; mostly repaired to verso, with very little loss.

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BEDFORDSHIRE AND THE COUNTY OF HUNTINGDON AND PETERBOROUGH (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner.
Stock no. 2128904
1st 1968. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Peach cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. Some foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is creased with some edge-chips and nicks; minimal loss.

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THE VISION OF FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT
Written by Thomas A. Heinz.
Stock no. 1816818
Published by Chartwell Books Inc.. 1st 2003. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A complete guide to the designs of an architectural genius. Large oblong format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w photos and plans. 447 pages including index. ISBN: 0785811869.

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