Architecture Surveys

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APPARITIONS: ARCHITECTURE THAT HAS DISAPPEARED FROM OUR CITIES

Written by Hughes, T John
Architectural Apparitions is a photography project about buildings that that have vanished from our cities. Ghosted pictures of these structures are combined with current photos of their former locations in single images, with informative text panels to outline the design aesthetics.
June 30, 2015 | Hardcover | Images Publishing Group | 156 Pages |
$45.00
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GOVERNMENT: THE REFLECTIONS SERIES

Written by Harbour, Ivan
- 2015 is the year of the next UK General Election, and with the next US election in 2016, interest in governments and politics will be at fever-pitch at the time of publication- Specially designed endpapers, arranged on lines of longitude, provide the contents and index pages- Detailed information on each building in English, Spanish, French & GermanReflections: Government encircles the globe on
August 24, 2015 | Hardcover | Roads Publishing |
$60.00
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VENICE DISPUTED: MARC'ANTONIO BARBARO AND VENETIAN ARCHITECTURE, 1550-1600

Written by Deborah Howard
In the councils and magistracies of the Venetian Republic, politicians argued intently over civic building projects in a manner curiously reminiscent of a modern democracy, taking advice from architects, engineers, and the public.
June 5, 2019 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 286 Pages |
$34.95
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GEHRY DRAWS

Drawing was Frank Gehry's way of "thinking aloud" as a master architect. Tracing this part of Gehry's creative process through 32 major projects, both built and unbuilt, this volume features more than 900 illustrations.
December 7, 2004 | Hardcover | Mit Press | 496 Pages |
$24.95
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FROM ORNAMENT TO OBJECT: GENEALOGIES OF ARCHITECTURAL MODERNISM

Written by Payne, Alina
"In the late 19th century, a centuries-old preference for highly ornamented architecture gave way to a budding Modernism of clean lines and unadorned surfaces.
July 31, 2012 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 334 Pages |
$24.95
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INTERPRETING THE RENAISSANCE: PRINCES, CITIES, ARCHITECTS

Written by Manfredo Tafuri
"Tafuri studies the theory and practice of Renaissance architecture, offering new and compelling readings of its various social, intellectual, and cultural contexts while providing a broad understanding of uses of representation that shaped the entire era.
June 5, 2019 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 408 Pages |
$29.95
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ARCHITECTURE ON THE EDGE OF POSTMODERNISM: COLLECTED ESSAYS, 1964-1988

Written by Stern, Robert A M
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November 1, 2009 | Hardcover | Yale University Press |
$19.95

500 BUILDINGS OF PARIS

Written by Borrus, Kathy
Five hundred stunning duotone photographs showcase the finest, most majestic, and interesting examples of architecture in one of the world's most beloved cities The greatest buildings, monuments, and structures of Paris come to life in these inspiring, neighborhood-by-neighborhood photographic tours. Each building is featured in a rich, fine-resolution duotone photograph.
September 15, 2010 | Hardcover | Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers |
$19.99
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FIFTY MODERN BUILDINGS CHANGED THE WORLD

Written by Sudjic, Deyan
One of two new titles in the Design Museum Fifty series published in conjunction with London's prestigious Design Museum. The history of modern architecture is as diverse as it is beautiful, varying wildly from region to region and era to era.
July 7, 2015 | Hardcover | Conran Octopus |
$20.00
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AMERICAN PALACE: CHICAGO'S SAMUEL H. NICKERSON HOUSE

Written by Bagnall, David
An American Palace: Chicago's Samuel M. Nickerson House, explores the rich and varied history of one of Chicago's grandest Gilded Age residences. Commissioned by Chicago banker Samuel M.
February 15, 2012 | Hardcover | Driehaus Museum | 120 Pages |
$37.50

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