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RODCHENKO: THE COMPLETE WORK
Written by Selim O. Khan-Magomedov. Illustrated by Alexander Rodchenko.
Stock no. 1815142
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The Russian Contructivist Alexander Rodchenko (1891-1956). An exhaustive study of the complete range of his work: photography, graphic design, industrial design, painting, stage set and theatre design, fashion and costume design and architecture. Yellow boards, black title to spine. B/w and a few colour illustrations throughout. 303 pages including index. ISBN: 0500091765.

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DESIGN: VIGNELLI
Written by Germano Celant; David Revere McFadden; et al.
Stock no. 2123629
Published by Rizzoli International Publications. 1st USA 1990. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large square format. Black cloth. Bright colour photos. American Edition. ISBN: 0847811409. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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THE COMPLETE WORKS OF ROBERT AND JAMES ADAM
Written by David King.
Stock no. 2123628
Published by Butterworth Architecture. 1st 1991. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth with gilt title to spine. The eighteenth century architects Robert and James Adam gave their name to a classical style of architecture, a castle style of architecture and to a style of decoration. This book is the first complete catalogue of their executed works. B/w photos and diagrams throughout. ISBN: 075061286X. Wrapper is a little edge-creased with some pale edge browning.

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SITTING ON THE EDGE: MODERNIST DESIGN FROM THE COLLECTION OF MICHAEL & GABRIELLE BOYD
Written by Paola Antonelli; Aaron Betsky; Michael Boyd; Philippe Garner.
Stock no. 1814474
Published by San Francisco Museum Of Modern Art. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Published on the occasion of the exhibition which ran from November 20 1998 to February 23 1999. Showcasing one of the most significant and comprehensive collections of modernist furniture in private hands, this lavish publication features more than 150 chairs, tables, and other furnishings and objects, many of which have become modernist icons. Large format. Black cloth boards, silver title to spine. Colour illustrations. Essays printed on yellow paper with black/yellow illustrations. ISBN: 0847821676. Pictorial dustwrapper a little scuffed.

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THINKING + LIVING LIKE AN ARCHITECT
Written by Alex Michaelis; Tim Boyd.
Stock no. 1814118
Published by Clearview. 1st 2016. Nearly fine condition.

Showcasing over 30 of the duos most inspiring projects, ranging from residential new build and renovation through to hotels, restaurants and bars for clients all over the world. Matt pictorial boards. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 9781908337030. Remains of previous price label to rear board. Rear board scuffed. Gift inscription to title page. Contents fine.

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CABINETMAKING THE PROFESSIONAL APPROACH
Written by Alan Peters.
Stock no. 2123272
Published by Stobart & Son. 1986. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 085442024X. Wrapper is browned to spine, with edge-creasing.

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THE ARCHITECTURE OF THE RENAISSANCE IN FRANCE (TWO VOLUMES)
Written by W.H. Ward.
Stock no. 1814023
Published by B.T. Batsford. 1st 1911. Almost very good condition.

A History of the Evolution of the Arts of Building, Decoration and Garden Design Under Classical Influence from 1495 to 1830. Purple cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos and illustrations. Spines browned, corners worn, edges rubbed. Some hinges pulled. Scattered foxing.

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SIR CHRISTOPHER WREN: THE DESIGN OF ST. PAUL'S CATHEDRAL
Written by Kerry Downes. Illustrated by Christopher Wren.
Stock no. 2122952
Published by Trefoil Publications. 1st 1988. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0862940915.

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NEW CONCEPTS IN HOUSING
No author listed.
Stock no. 1813265
Published by Structure. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

With in-depth technical explanations, 51 cutting-edge programs and over 1500 glossy colour photos, this collection is as attractive as it is informative. Each proposal is accompanied by a comprehensive analysis of each phase in the design and building processes, as well as the original ground plans and sketches. Large format. White boards. 359 pages. ISBN: 8496263045. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-creased and worn at top of spine.

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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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FANTASTIC ILLUSTRATION AND DESIGN IN BRITAIN, 1850-1930
Written by Diana L. Johnson.
Stock no. 2122430
Published by Museum Of Art. 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth, gilt titles. Colour plates, b/w photos and illustrations. Limited to 7000 copies. Not only a book on the subject of fantastic illustration, but also the catalogue of an exhibition. Bumping to spine. A few light marks to covers. Wrapper is grubby with edge-creasing and chipping; couple of closed tears.

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ERTE'S COSTUMES & SETS FOR DER ROSENKAVALIER IN FULL COLOUR
Written by John Cox.
Stock no. 1608931
Published by Dover Publications Inc.. 1st 1980. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. 1980 Glyndebourne Festival production. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0486239993. SIGNED by the artist on rear pastedown. Numbered, limited edition: this is copy number 356 of 1750. Slight browning and edge creasing to wrapper.

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