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TOWER BLOCK
Written by Miles Glendinning; Stefan Muthesius.
Stock no. 1822351
Published by Yale University Press. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Modern Public Housing in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. Large format. Black cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and a few colour. ISBN: 0300054440. Text block slightly grubby and minor foxing to top edge. Light pencil erasure mark to free front endpaper. Contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed to rear panel, tiny closed tear to top of spine (no loss).

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THE GEORGIAN HOUSE AND ITS DETAILS
Written by Richard Reid.
Stock no. 1822306
Published by Bishopsgate Press. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A collection of essays based on the readings and travel sketches of a practising architect concerned with the relationship of building to architecture, a relationship made so poetic in 18th century England. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0900873930. Text block and endpapers lightly browned. A few spots to endpapers and text block, also to lower edge of boards. Contents clean. Blue pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby and lightly faded.

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THE SURVIVORS: A DOCUMENTARY RECORD OF FIFTY OF NEWPORT'S FINEST HOUSES
Written by Rex Moreton.
Stock no. 1822033
Published by Vine Press. 1st 2012. Very good condition.

Newport, Monmouthshire. Oblong format. Brown cloth spine, green cloth boards with photographic colour onlay to front. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781904192435. Amateur binding - printed by the Stow Park Church Training Project. Contents fine.

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HOUSES FOR MODERATE MEANS
Written by R. Randall Philips.
Stock no. 1822024
Published by Country Life Ltd.. 4th 1952. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The eighty-four houses and cottages in this book have been chosen for the high standard of their exterior design, combined with economical and convenient planning. No attempts has been made to advocate any particular style. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and plans. Slight mottling to cloth boards. Foxing to endpapers and dustwrapper verso. Some light finger creasing of contents. A little pencil annotation. Dustwrapper is edge-worn and torn with a few small chips, browned to rear panel and a little grubby.

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MONMOUTH AND ITS BUILDINGS
Written by Keith Kissack.
Stock no. 1822002
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 2003. Very good condition.

A pictorial history of the development of Monmouth, showing buildings both present and which have gone, along with a range of details - amongst them doorways, ironwork, windows, fanlights, tiles, glass, stairways, timber framing, brickwork, porches and verandahs. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1904396011. Corners of covers lightly rubbed, rear cover is creased and has a small closed tear (no loss) to vertical margin. Gift inscription in ink to half-title page. Text block slightly grubby. Contents clean.

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MONMOUTH AND ITS BUILDINGS
Written by Keith Kissack.
Stock no. 1821908
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 2003. Nearly fine condition.

A pictorial history of the development of Monmouth, showing buildings both present and which have gone, along with a range of details - amongst them doorways, ironwork, windows, fanlights, tiles, glass, stairways, timber framing, brickwork, porches and verandahs. Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1904396011. Faint score marks to rear cover. Minor mark to lower edge of text block. Contents fine.

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OLD MANOR HOUSES
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1319359
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1923. Almost very good condition.

12 tissue-guarded colour plates plus tinted illustrations. Colour pictorial endpapers. Grey cloth with gilt title and decoration to spine. Spine and corners bumped. Covers slightly grubby with a few light marks. Front joint cracked, rear joint just starting to crack. Some light foxing and fingering but contents generally clean.

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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 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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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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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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OLD MANOR HOUSES
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1314100
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1st 1923. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

12 tissue-guarded colour plates plus tinted illustrations. Colour pictorial endpapers. Grey cloth with gilt title and decoration to spine. Spine bumped. Some light foxing otherwise contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn, chipped and creased with some loss, patch of surface paper damage to front panel.

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