Architecture

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BLENHEIM AND THE CHURCHILL FAMILY: A PERSONAL PORTRAIT

Written by Spencer-Churchill, Henrietta
Every history buff wishes that walls could talk. In this first book ever written about Blenheim and the Churchills by a family member, Lady Henrietta Spencer-Churchill explores the relationship between one of history's most important families and its ancestral home.
October 25, 2005 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 224 Pages |
$50.00
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LIFE, TIMES AND WORK OF CHARLES RENNIE MACKINTOSH

Written by Sullivan, K E
The work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh was ground-breaking in his own time and still inspires and influences much of the art world today. This beautifully illustrated book captures the excitement and vitality of his art, presenting a fascinating insight into the life of one of the world's most celebrated designers.
January 4, 2016 | Paperback | G2 Rights Ltd |
$17.95
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MIES 1:1, DAS GOLFFLUB-PROJEKT IN KREFELD

Written by Julian Heynen
This volume documents van der Rohe's unrealized projects for a golf clubhouse in Krefeld, drafted in 1930. The book includes sketches and architectural plans, and provides a chronicle of the building of a walk-through model which was erected on the original site in Krefeld in 2013, following the plans in the archives at MoMA.
June 23, 2015 | Hardcover_OOP | Koenig Books |
$49.95
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MARCEL BREUER, ARCHITECT: THE CAREER AND THE BUILDINGS

Written by Hyman, Isabelle
During the course of an illustrious 50-year career that took him from the Bauhaus to New York, architect Marcel Breuer (1902-1981) generated a huge, influential and varied body of work. This is a comprehensive study of his oeuvre, looking at both Breuer's built and unbuilt work.
November 1, 2001 | Hardcover | Harry N. Abrams | 395 Pages |
$85.00
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PALLADIO VIRTUEL

Written by Eisenman, Peter
A long-awaited reassessment of Andrea Palladio's canonical villas that challenges widely accepted interpretations of the Renaissance architect's work Many historians of architecture have viewed the villas of Andrea Palladio (1508-1580) as physical manifestations of the classical architectural principles described in his treatise The Four Books of Architecture (I Quattro Libri
December 15, 2015 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 304 Pages |
$65.00
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SKYLINE:A JOURNEY THROUGH 50 SKYLINES OF THE WORLD'S GREATEST CITIES

Written by Fuscoe, Jan
Big city life unites the planet. Every habitable continent has metropolitan hot spots that are a hive of activity, a hub of culture - or, to countless millions, the place they call home.
October 20, 2015 | Hardcover | Aurum Press |
$28.99
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SPEER: HITLER'S ARCHITECT

Written by Kitchen, Martin
A new biography of Albert Speer, Hitler's chief architect and trusted confidant, reveals the subject's deeper involvement in Nazi atrocities "Kitchen, the author of a dozen works on twentieth-century Germany, comprehensively disassembles Speer's alibis and excuses. . . .
November 24, 2015 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 456 Pages |
$37.50
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URBANISM OF FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT

Written by Levine, Neil
A landmark book on the architect's designs for remaking the modern city This is the first book devoted to Frank Lloyd Wright's designs for remaking the modern city. Stunningly comprehensive, The Urbanism of Frank Lloyd Wright presents a radically new interpretation of the architect's work and offers new and important perspectives on the history of modernism.
December 1, 2015 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 464 Pages |
$65.00
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AGE OF EMPIRE: BRITAIN'S IMPERIAL ARCHITECTURE FROM 1880-1930

Written by Aslet, Clive
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October 20, 2015 | Hardcover | Aurum Press |
$55.00
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GOTHIC FOR THE STEAM AGE:AN ILLUSTRATED BIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE GILBERT SCOTT

Written by Stamp, Gavin
George Gilbert Scott was the most prolific and most famous of Victorian architects. For many, however, blinded by prejudice to the merits of Victorian architecture and the Gothic Revival, he was the most notorious.
October 2, 2015 | Hardcover | Aurum Press |
$45.00

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