Architecture Surveys

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IRONY OR THE SELF-CRITICAL OPACITY OF POST-MODERN ARCHITECTURE

Written by Petit, Emmanuel J
In this fascinating reassessment of postmodern architecture at the end of the 20th century, Emmanuel Petit addresses the role of irony and finds a vitality and depth of dialectics largely ignored by historical critiques. A look at five individual architects—Peter Eisenman (b. 1932), Arata Isozaki (b. 1931), Rem Koolhaas (b. 1944), Stanley Tigerman (b. 1930), and Robert Venturi (b.
April 2, 2013 | Hardcover | Yale University Press |
$65.00
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UNPACKING MY LIBRARY: ARCHITECTS AND THEIR BOOKS OE

What does a library say about the mind of its owner? How do books map the intellectual interests, curiosities, tastes, and personalities of their readers?
November 1, 2009 | Hardcover | Yale University Press |
$22.00
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HOUSES OF THE HAMPTONS 1880-1930

Written by Lawrance, Gary
What began as a tiny cluster of settlements established by Puritans fleeing the more restrictive towns to the north had evolved by the late 19th century into one of American's premier resort communities.
June 1, 2013 | Hardcover | Acanthus Press |
$85.00
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NORTH SHORE LONG ISLAND: COUNTRY HOUSES 1890-1950

Written by Mateyunas, Paul J
Studies the builders and occupants of 40 of North Shore Long Island's greatest estates.
May 15, 2007 | Hardcover | Acanthus Press |
$150.00
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HOUSES OF THE BERKSHIRES 1870-1930

Written by Jackson, Richard S
Houses of the Berkshires, 1870 1930, chronicles the distinctive social and literary colony of Lenox and Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Illustrated with over 300 photographs and floor plans, the volume surveys 37 of the great country houses, including Naumkeag, Wheatleigh, Tanglewood, Blantyre, and the Mount.
May 1, 2011 | Hardcover | Acanthus Press |
$75.00

LIBRARY AS STOA: PUBLIC SPACE AND ACADEMIC MISSION IN SNAHETTAAS CHARLES LIBRARY

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November 15, 2019 | Hardcover | Oro Editions | 256 Pages |
$34.95

FLYING PANELS: HOW CONCRETE PANELS CHANGED THE WORLD

Written by Palmarola, Hugo
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February 1, 2020 | Hardcover | Dom Publishers | 300 Pages |
$39.95

NUCLEAR DREAM: THE HIDDEN WORLD OF ATOMIC ENERGY

Written by Ludewig, Bernhard
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February 1, 2020 | Hardcover | Dom Publishers | 400 Pages |
$99.95

DESIGN WITH LIFE: BOOTHECH ARCHITECTURE AD RESILIENT CITIES (ENGLISH)

Written by Joachim, Mitchell
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August 1, 2019 | Hardcover | Actar | 420 Pages |
$44.95

FOUR WALLS AND A ROOF: THE COMPLEX NATURE OF A SIMPLE PROFESSION

Written by De Graaf, Reinier
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October 15, 2019 | Paperback | Harvard University Press | 528 Pages |
$22.00

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