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LANDMARKS: THE MODERN HOUSE IN DENMARK

Written by Michael Sheridan
The human being was at the center of Danish modernism. Traditional craftsmanship and a high degree of quality influenced both its design and its architecture.
June 30, 2014 | Hardcover | Hatje Cantz | 336 Pages |
$60.00
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CAPE COD MODERN: MIDCENTURY ARCHITECTURE AND COMMUNITY ON THE OUTER CAPE

Written by Peter McMahon
From the "summer Bauhaus" on, the Cape's modern designers enjoyed a lifestyle based on communion with nature, solitary creativity and shared festivity
June 30, 2014 | Hardcover | Metropolis Books | 271 Pages |
$45.00
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HOUSES OF LOS ANGELES, VOLUME II: 1920-1935

Written by Watters, Sam
This volume brings together house and garden plans with over 300 archival duotone photographs of downtown residences and mountainside estate houses, built by Hollywood celebrities and Los Angeles innovators.
March 5, 2008 | Hardcover | Acanthus Press | 392 Pages |
$89.00
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GREAT HOUSES OF CHICAGO: 1871-1921

Written by Cohen, Stuart Earl
A study of Chicago's grand city houses. It includes profiles of thirty four house, illustrated with restored archival photographs and floor plans. It also includes biographical sketches of Chicago architects, a comprehensive bibliography, and a portfolio of forty additional residences.
August 1, 2007 | Hardcover | Acanthus Press | 336 Pages |
$75.00
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INSPIRED HOMES: ARCHITECTURE FOR CHANGING TIMES

Written by Friedman, Avi
-A timely, thought-provoking, and highly informative book on architectural designs that meet the need for a new ethical and sustainable approach to architecture -Innovative Homes addresses a growing demand for books on houses that are smaller in scale, have less impact on the land, and utilise eco-friendly technology and materials Written by a world expert in the field, Innovative Homes offers inf
July 7, 2013 | Hardcover | Images Publishing Group | 208 Pages |
$60.00
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CLASSICIST NO. 11

The peer-reviewed scholarly journal published by the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, The Classicist No. 11 features illustrations, photographs, and essays by leading classicists.
August 1, 2014 | Paperback | Institute of Classical Architecture & Classical America | 145 Pages |
$45.00
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THEATRES

Written by Salminen, Pekka
"Spectacular." The Sunday Telegraph If 'Theatre is the greatest of all art forms', as Oscar Wilde avowed, surely it should be housed in the greatest of buildings. This book will prove this to be the case.
November 20, 2014 | Hardcover | Roads Publishing | 191 Pages |
$70.00
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AFFORDABLE ARCHITECTURE: GREAT HOUSES ON A BUDGET

Written by Crafti, Stephen
o Showcasing houses that are driven by a budget, this book features 50 projects from Australia, New Zealand, the USA and Europe o Includes new homes, kit homes and renovations This new book by Stephen Crafti showcases innovative budget-driven architecture from around the world. These new houses, extensive renovations, and kit homes illustrate how dreams can be achieved with restricted funds.
July 16, 2010 | Hardcover | Images Publishing Group | 224 Pages |
$50.00
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100 OF THE WORLD'S BEST HOUSES

-Features 344 pages of spectacular designs from around the globe, includes breathtaking full-color photography and explanatory drawings and floor plans - all complemented by the book's chic, modern design -Previous edition sold more than 60,000 copies worldwide!
May 16, 2011 | Hardcover | Images Publishing Group | 344 Pages |
$29.95
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LAST IS MORE: MIES, IBM, AND THE TRANSFORMATION OF CHICAGO

Written by Zbaren, William
Architectural photojournalists Robert Sharoff and William Zbaren, creators of the popular "American City" series, use the renovation of the architect Mies van der Rohe's final commission, Chicago's IBM Building, into a five-star Langham hotel as the jumping off point for a wide-ranging coffee table book that examines the noted Modernist's life and work in his adopted city. Eventually, Mr.
October 30, 2014 | Hardcover | Images Publishing Group | 160 Pages |
$50.00

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