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TRUMPET AT A DISTANT GATE: THE LODGE AS PRELUDE TO THE COUNTRY HOUSE
Written by Timothy Mowl; Brian Earnshaw.
Stock no. 1815940
Published by Waterstone. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Park gate lodges have always announced to the passer-by the presence of a country house and the taste of its owner. This pioneering study offers the reader a much needed introduction to an extraordinarily charming art form. Grey cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. xii and 235 pages including index. ISBN: 0947752056. Top & tail of spine lightly rubbed. Minor foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.
A PROSPECT OF ASHRIDGE
Written by Douglas Coult.
Stock no. 1815916
Published by Phillimore. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
A look at the origins and many changes of Ashridge estate. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0850333601. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Light fading to dustwrapper spine.
MONMOUTH AND ITS BUILDINGS
Written by Keith Kissack.
Stock no. 2124681
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition.
Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1904396011. Name and address label stuck to half-title page.
TRADITIONAL DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE OF JAPAN
Written by Teiji Itoh.
Stock no. 1815678
Published by Weatherhill. 1st 1972. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
The Heibonsha Survey of Japanese Art. Lilac and blue patterned cloth boards. B/w & colour photos. 150 pages. ISBN: 0834810042. Foxing to prelims, light browning to page edges. Some crinkling to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and browned to edges.
Written by J.C.J. Hobson; David S.D. Jones.
Stock no. 1609915
Published by Quiller. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Sanctuaries, Havens and retreats. A portrait of a wonderfully British sporting institution. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 9781846891687.
THE RESTORATION OF JEAN MACALPINE'S INN (A RETIREMENT PROJECT)
Written by Maggie Seabrook; Sam Seabrook.
Stock no. 2124015
Published by Eta Books. 1st 2012. Slightly better than very good condition.
Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 9781907978326. Large bump to top of spine.
YORKSHIRE: YORK AND EAST RIDING (BUILDINGS OF ENGLAND)
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner; John Hutchinson.
Stock no. 2123905
Published by Penguin. 1989. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Black vinyl covers, gilt titles. B/w photos. ISBN: 0140710434. Wrapper is faded to spine with some edge-creasing; small nick to top of spine.
A VIEW INTO THE VILLAGE
Written by Eric Sandon.
Stock no. 1815217
Published by Terence Dalton Limited. 1st 1969. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A Study in Suffolk Building. This book was prompted by a profound admiration for the Suffolk way of building a village and by the wish for a larger understanding of how it was done. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Blue maps to endpapers. B/w photos. 135 pages including index. ISBN: 0900963115. Brown pictorial dustwrapper is a little browned and a little scuffed.
THE SAGRADA FAMILIA GAUDI'S HEAVEN ON EARTH
Written by Gijs Van Hensbergen.
Stock no. 1609880
Published by Bloomsbury. 1st 2017. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
The Sagrada Familia dominates the Barcelona skyline and is one of the most famous buildings in the world. This book explores the evolution of the building through the decades since the first stone was laid in 1882. ISBN: 9781408854778.
MONMOUTHSHIRE HOUSES PART II SUB-MEDIEVAL HOUSES C.1550-1610
Written by Cyril Fox; Lord Raglan.
Stock no. 1609867
Published by Merton Priory Press; National Museum of Wales. 2nd 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Second Edition. A study of building techniques and smaller house-plans. B/w architectural drawings and photos. ISBN: 0952000989.
SOME COTSWOLD COUNTRY HOUSES
Written by James Lees-Milne.
Stock no. 1208847
Published by Dovecote Press. 1st 1987. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A Personal Selection of 28 houses known by the author in his lifetime. Large format. B/w photos and illustrations. 158 pages. ISBN: 0946159459. Spine bumped at top and tail. Wrapper is slightly creased at top of spine and front panel.
A PICTORIAL RECORD OF GREAT WESTERN ARCHITECTURE
Written by Adrian Vaughan.
Stock no. 1609751
Published by Oxford Publishing Co. 1991. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
The author here has tried to cover a wide range of buildings seen on the Great Western Railway, from the beautiful stations designed by Brunel to the standardised, corrugated iron huts of the early 20th century and the steel framed office blocks of the 1930s. Large format. B/w photos. ISBN: 0902888226. Spine and corners bumped. Wrapper spine is slightly faded.