Architecture Surveys

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20TH CENTURY WORLD ARCHITECTURE

Written by Editors of Phaidon
The Phaidon Atlas of 20th Century World Architecture portrays, for the first time in one volume, an overview of the finest built architecture from around the world completed between 1900 and 1999. The unprecedented global scope of this collection of over 750 key buildings juxtaposes architectural icons with regional masterpieces.
October 8, 2012 | Hardcover | Phaidon Press | 832 Pages |
$95.00

BRAZIL'S MODERN ARCHITECTURE

Written by Elisabetta Andreoli
Now available in paperback, this book is the most comprehensive survey and analysis of Brazilian modern architecture to date, written by a young generation of Brazilian architects and historians for an international audience. Examining the works from the 'inside', and with different critical perspectives, they offer new and compelling readings of the country's architecture.
October 15, 2007 | Hardcover | Phaidon Press | 240 Pages |
$45.00
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SPACES: STRUCTURES WITH STYLE

Written by Fuentes, Omar
These projects include a range of influences, from international design to commercial architecture and explores the elements that bring together dreams and spaces, sensations and materials, and highlights the need for solutions.
May 5, 2015 | Hardcover | AM Editores |
$45.00
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10 BUILDINGS THAT CHANGED AMERICA

Written by Protess, Dan
10 Buildings That Changed America tells the stories of ten influential works of architecture, the people who imagined them, and the way these landmarks ushered in innovative cultural shifts throughout our society.
May 7, 2013 | Hardcover | Agate Midway | 144 Pages |
$35.00
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BEST OF HOSPITALITY ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN II

Interior Design's The Best of Hospitality Architecture and Design is a compilation of the best work done in the hospitality market today, featuring over 40 projects from the highest level design firms. It includes a diversity of projects, from resorts to boutique hotels, from nightclubs to cafés, designed by both industry stalwarts and start-ups.
April 21, 2015 | Hardcover | Sandow Media |
$45.95
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TALES OF TWO CITIES: PARIS, LONDON & THE BIRTH OF THE MODERN CITY

Written by Conlin, Jonathan
Paris and London have long held a mutual fascination, and never more so than in the period from 1700 to 1914, when each vied to be the world's greatest city. Each city has been the focus of countless books, yet here Jonathan Conlin explores the complex relationship between them for the first time.
September 16, 2014 | Paperback | Counterpoint LLC |
$16.95
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GREAT AMERICAN HOUSES AND THEIR ARCHITECTURAL STYLES

Written by McAlester, A Lee
In this lavishly produced volume, authors Virginia and Lee McAlester explore outstanding landmark houses that exemplify America's major architectural and interior design styles from Colonial times to the mid-twentieth century.
October 1, 1994 | Hardcover | Abbeville Press |
$75.00
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VERSAILLES

Written by Perouse De Montclos, Jean-Marie
In this opulently illustrated volume, the eminent French architectural historian Jean-Marie Perouse de Montclos traces the transformation of Louis XIII's modest hunting lodge into the fabulous chateau we know today as the extravagant height of the French monarchy.
December 1, 1991 | Hardcover | Abbeville Press |
$95.00
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GOLDEN LANDS: ARCHITECTURE OF THE BUDDHIST WORLD

Written by Lall, Vikram
A groundbreaking survey of the Buddhist architecture of Southeast Asia, abundantly illustrated with new color photography and 3-D renderingsOver the course of its 2,500-year history, Buddhism has found expression in countless architectural forms, from the great monastic complexes of ancient India to the fortified dzongs of Bhutan, the rock-carved temple grottoes of China, t
September 2, 2014 | Hardcover | Abbeville Press | 280 Pages |
$95.00
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GREAT MONASTERIES OF EUROPE

Written by Gaud, Henri
This survey presents a fresh chronicle of a largely overlooked subject as well as hundreds of images, many of them newly photographed, of more than 150 of the most interesting and best preserved monasteries in Spain, Portugal, France, Great Britain, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Poland, the Czech Republic, and Italy - all of which are accessible to visitors.
October 1, 2004 | Hardcover | Abbeville Press | 480 Pages |
$135.00

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