Architecture

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JAMES STIRLING: REVISIONARY MODERNIST

Written by Lawrence, Amanda Reeser
James Stirling (1926-1992) was one of the most influential architects of the late 20th century. His formally inventive yet historically informed designs inspired a generation of architects in his native England and throughout the world. James Stirling: Revisionary Modernist is the first in-depth, book-length analysis of the architect's work.
February 12, 2013 | Hardcover | Yale University Press |
$50.00
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UNPACKING MY LIBRARY: ARCHITECTS AND THEIR BOOKS OE

"I am unpacking my library. Yes, I am. . . . Be ready to share with me a bit of the mood--it is certainly not an elegiac mood but, rather, one of anticipation--which these books arouse in a genuine collector. . . .
November 1, 2009 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 182 Pages |
$22.00

ALDO VAN EYCK

Written by McCarter, Robert
A comprehensive look at the life and work of one of the 20th century's most influential architects
May 12, 2015 | Hardcover | Yale University Press |
$65.00
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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 America's premier resort communities - the Hamptons. This text surveys more than 30 houses, and illustrates a priviledged society at the turn of the century.
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
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CARRERE & HASTINGS, ARCHITECTS

Written by Mark A. Hewitt
Carrere & Hastings were among the most renowned and influential architects of the 20th century. Illustrated with over 800 duotone images, plus nine gatefold plates, the set includes a catalogue of Carrere & Hastings projects, a roster of the firm's members, and comprehensive bibliography."
January 10, 2007 | Hardcover | Acanthus Press | 2 Pages |
$150.00
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AMERICAN SPLENDOR: THE RESIDENTIAL ARCHITECTURE OF HORACE TRUMBAUER

Written by Kathrens, Michael C
Horace Trumbauer (1868-1938) was one of the most influential residential architects in the country house era that lasted from the late 19th century to 1930. His restrained limestone palaces and townhouses for the super rich defined a new elegance in American cities and seaside resorts.
June 13, 2012 | HC-OOP | Acanthus Press |
$79.00
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ROCK THE SHACK: THE ARCHTECTURE OF CABINS, COCOONS AND HIDE-OUTS

Written by Sofia Borges
From weekend homes to get-away cabins in the mountains, by the sea, or in the woods, this architecture embodies our longing for lounging in nature. For the first time in the history of humankind, more people live in cities than in the country. Yet, at the same time, more and more city dwellers are yearning for rural farms, mountain cabins, or seaside homes.
February 5, 2013 | Hardcover | Gestalten |
$60.00
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PREFABULOUS WORLD

Written by Koones, Sheri
The rising cost of fuel and the growing commit-ment to protect the environment have sparked exciting innovations in prefab home construction.
April 15, 2014 | Hardcover | ABRAMS |
$35.00

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