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JULIA MORGAN: AN INTIMATE BIOGRAPHY OF THE TRAILBLAZING ARCHITECT

Written by Kastner, Victoria
This new biography--featuring over 150 archival images and full-color photographs printed throughout--introduces Julia Morgan as both a pioneering architect and a captivating individual. Julia Morgan was a lifelong trailblazer. She was the first woman admitted to study architecture at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris and the first licensed to practice architecture in California.
October 19, 2021 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books | 240 Pages |
$29.95
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FUTURE CITY: VISIONARY URBAN DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE

Written by Griffiths, Alyn
- An insightful introduction to the most exciting ideas in urban building and development, highlighting 40 revolutionary projects that address crucial issues in design planning for cities of the future- Beautifully illustratedWhat might the city of the future look like and how might it meet the needs of future generations while limiting damage to our planet's fragile ecosystem?
November 24, 2021 | Hardcover | Lannoo Publishers | 192 Pages |
$55.00
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AS I SEE IT: A LIFE IN DETOURS

Written by Kligerman, Thomas A
- Presents stories behind the images including exclusive artwork and previously unseen images- Endorsed by celebrated interior designer, Kelly Wearstler and Amy Astley, the editor of Architectural Digest- QR codes link images to the sites of buildings and evolving video contentThis book is a celebration of the power of the mobile phone camera combined with Tom Kligerman's unique eye.
September 23, 2021 | Hardcover | Triglyph Books | 240 Pages |
$17.95
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TEMPLES OF DECCAN INDIA: HINDU AND JAIN, 7TH TO 13TH CENTURIES

Written by Michell, George
- A visually stunning exploration of the Deccan Indian architectural history- A matching companion book to Islamic Architecture of Deccan India (ACC Art Books, 2018)- Blueprint-style plans of temples accompany 300+ photographs- Contains maps guiding would-be travelers to these temple sitesThis beautifully illustrated book showcases the Hindu and Jain temples of Maharashtra, Telangana, Andhra Prade
September 29, 2021 | Hardcover | Acc Art Books | 384 Pages |
$85.00
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BUILT TO INSPIRE: CONTEMPORARY HOMES BY THE WORLD'S GREAT ARCHITECTS

Written by Jodidio, Philip
- Written and compiled by renowned global architectural writer, Philip Jodidio - Showcases an impressive collection of 26 of the best house designs from around the world, with an insider's analysis of architectural innovation in Australia, Brazil, Chile, China, India, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Norway, Poland, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, and the United States - Documents an i
October 27, 2021 | Hardcover | Images Publishing Group | 348 Pages |
$70.00
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PALACE IN SICILY

Written by Remilleux, Jean-Louis
- A photographic exploration of a Baroque masterpiece, now returned to its former glory- The stunning restoration of the beautiful Di Lorenzo del Castelluccio palace in Sicily- Wonderfully evocative and full of beautiful imagery.
September 29, 2021 | Hardcover | Acc Art Books | 232 Pages |
$55.00
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WINTER HOMES: COZY LIVING IN STYLE

- A beautifully illustrated and inspirational book to send a shiver down the reader's spine, and best enjoyed with a hot drink or curled up in front of a warm fireplace- Engaging descriptions of each project by the owners, detailing challenges, benefits, and full of tips and tricks from the experts- Covers a wide range of residences from across the globe, including Canada, France, Ireland, Norway,
September 29, 2021 | Hardcover | Images Publishing Group | 256 Pages |
$40.00
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GIULIANO DA SANGALLO AND THE RUINS OF ROME

Written by Brothers, Cammy
An illuminating reassessment of the architect whose innovative drawings of ruins shaped the enduring image of ancient Rome Giuliano da Sangallo (1443-1516) was one of the first architects to draw the ruins and artifacts of ancient Rome in a systematic way.
January 18, 2022 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 320 Pages |
$75.00
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INESSENTIAL COLORS: ARCHITECTURE ON PAPER IN EARLY MODERN EUROPE

Written by Baudez, Basile
The first comprehensive account of how and why architects learned to communicate through color Architectural drawings of the Italian Renaissance were largely devoid of color, but from the seventeenth century through the nineteenth, polychromy in architectural representation grew and flourished.
December 7, 2021 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 256 Pages |
$65.00
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CITY IS NOT A COMPUTER: OTHER URBAN INTELLIGENCES

Written by Mattern, Shannon
A bold reassessment of smart cities that reveals what is lost when we conceive of our urban spaces as computers Computational models of urbanism--smart cities that use data-driven planning and algorithmic administration--promise to deliver new urban efficiencies and conveniences. Yet these models limit our understanding of what we can know about a city.
August 10, 2021 | Paperback | Princeton University Press | 200 Pages |
$19.95

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