Architecture Surveys

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TUSCAN ADVENTURE: CASTELLO DI POTENTINO: THE RESTORATION OF A CASTLE

The fascinating story behind the revival of an ancient Italian castle and its enduring way of life.
September 21, 2021 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 224 Pages |
$65.00
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WINERIES OF THE WORLD: ARCHITECTURE AND VINICULTURE

Written by Deupi, Victor
Twenty-five beautifully made wineries by contemporary architects the world over illustrate the connection between winery design and the modern movement toward integrating wine-making with lifestyle and the enjoyment of living. Wineries of the World celebrates the architecture and design of contemporary viniculture.
September 14, 2021 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications |
$55.00
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ANATOMY OF SABKHAS

Written by Bin Shabib, Ahmed
Sabkhas (salt flats) are natural phenomena--a unique result of converging climates, winds, and river flow--with the potential to rehabilitate the natural global order.
September 7, 2021 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications |
$45.00
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CHURCH CURIOSITIES: STRANGE OBJECTS AND BIZARRE LEGENDS

Written by Castleton, David
A guide to the eccentric and rare objects, tales, and legends that lie hidden behind the doors of Britain's churches. Why does Frensham Church contain a cauldron said to have belonged to fairies? What stories lurk behind Lincoln Cathedral's imp, Westminster Abbey's macabre royal effigies, and Salisbury Cathedral's 'boy bishop' statue?
May 18, 2021 | Paperback | Shire Publications | 96 Pages |
$14.00
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TEATRO COMUNALE DI BOLOGNA - THE COMUNALE THEATRE

Written by Mioli, Piero
Showcases the splendor of Teatro Comunale di Bologna through richly detailed images and comprehensive texts The beautifully illustrated volume is an editorial tribute to the history of the Comunale Theatre in Bologna, a city institution of international fame.
April 13, 2020 | Hardcover | Scripta Maneant Editori | 360 Pages |
$60.00
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REREDOS OF ALL SOULS COLLEGE OXFORD

The reredos of the fifteenth-century chapel of All Souls College Oxford, with its combination of medieval niches and statuary by George Gilbert Scott, has remained one of the unsung glories of both medieval perpendicular architecture and Victorian restoration.
May 30, 2021 | Paperback | Ad Ilissvm | 256 Pages |
$100.00
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NAPOLI SUPER MODERN

This richly illustrated book is a monument to modern urban construction in Naples. It features some fifty new photos by celebrated French photographer Cyrille Weiner as well as historic images and drawings of important architectonic details, and an atlas of eighteen significant buildings dating from 1930-1960 illustrated with site and floor plans, elevations, and sections.
January 15, 2021 | Hardcover | Park Publishing (WI) | 262 Pages |
$50.00
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CITY CREATIVE: THE RISE OF URBAN PLACEMAKING IN CONTEMPORARY AMERICA

Written by Schalliol, David
In the wake of the Great Recession, American cities from Philadelphia to San Diego saw an upsurge in hyperlocal placemaking--small-scale interventions aimed at encouraging greater equity and community engagement in growth and renewal.
April 18, 2021 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press | 360 Pages |
$35.00
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CUBAN MODERNISM: MID-CENTURY ARCHITECTURE 1940-1970

Written by LeJeune, Jean-Francois
In the 20th century, modern architecture thrived in Cuba and a wealth of buildings was realized prior to the revolution 1959 and in its wake. The designs comprise luxurious nightclubs and stylish hotels, sports facilities, elegant private homes and apartment complexes.
April 30, 2021 | Hardcover | Birkhauser |
$60.00
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VERNACULAR ARCHITECTURE: ATLAS FOR LIVING THROUGHOUT THE WORLD

Written by Schittich, Christian
Traditional building methods - such as those used in pueblos, timbered houses, or the Japanese minka - exist in fascinating diversity and create the face of a region. However, as a result of globalization they have been marginalized in many places.
October 21, 2019 | Hardcover | Birkhauser |
$89.99

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