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The Gaiety of Gables; Ontario's Architectural Folk Art, Adamson, Anthony/Willard, John
1 Adamson, Anthony/Willard, John The Gaiety of Gables; Ontario's Architectural Folk Art
Toronto McClelland and Stewart, Ltd. 1974 0-7710-0058-8 / 9780771000584 Hard Cover Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall John Willard 
Green cloth on boards. Grubby DJ complete, with short tears and chipping. A surprising gathering of old houses with gingerbread, which the author calls "barge boards." Even more surprising to me is the fact that I didn't recognize any of them although I lived in various parts of Ontario for 25 years. Previous owner's name. Approx. 140 pp. Large format will need extra postage. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Chamberlain, Samuel Open House in New England
Battleboro, VT. Stephen Daye Press 1937 Hard Cover Good Plus Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 217 Photos By the Author 
A book of b/w photos by the author of homes all over New England. No writing or damage to book. DJ has small tears at the corners. 191 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Berlin; An Architectural History (AD Profile 50), Clelland, Doug (Guest Ed.)
3 Clelland, Doug (Guest Ed.) Berlin; An Architectural History (AD Profile 50)
London AD Publications Ltd. 1983 0-85670-837-2 / 9780856708374 First ( No Additional printings) Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Photos and Drawings 
Beige softcover magazine. AD Profile 50 is part of Architectural Design Volume 53 11/12 1983. 88 pp. Inch tear head of joint. Featured articles include: Berlin - Its History and Face from the Thirteenth to the Sixteenth Century; Berlin at the Beginning of the Twentieth Century; and Nazi Architecture and its Approach to Antiquity. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Davis, Fanny The Palace of Topkapi in Istanbul
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1970 First Edition (No Additional Printings Hard Cover Good Plus to Very Good Good Plus to Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Colour and B/W Photos 
Blue cloth on boards. Room-by-room tour of the palace, with colour photos of some. Two or three pencil marginal notes. A number of corner tip foldowns corrected. 306 pp. with index. Heavy book will need extra postage. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Living Museums, Gale, Iain and Bryant, Richard
5 Gale, Iain and Bryant, Richard Living Museums
Boston Little, Brown, and Co. 1993 0-8212-1963-4 / 9780821219638 First North American Edition Stated Hard Cover Very Good Minus Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Photos 
Maroon cloth on boards. Rated VG- due to scratch on front cover. Unclipped DJ. A large, overwhelming gathering of 26 actual homes, worldwide and open to the public. Some are as built, while one was assembled from parts of six buildings (Jim Thompson House, Bangkok). You are sure to get ideas from this impressive book - if not for construction, at least for furnishing, your dream home. Very heavy book will need extra postage. 192 pp. NOTE: I have just purchased the guidebook for the first exhibition of the Jim Thompson Silk Museum. Bangkok, which is open to offers in unopened condition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Indigenous African Architecture, Gardi, Rene
6 Gardi, Rene Indigenous African Architecture
New York Van Nostrand Reinhold Company 1973 First - Number Line Ends in 1 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Photos 
White cloth on boards. Library card pocket and stamp. No writing. Tape stains to cover. "This book will report on traditional building and traditional life." - p. 7, Many photos showing designs and practices of various tribes in many regions of the continent. 249 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 Harrison, Wayne and Leavitt, Ross A Heritage Now; Saint John
Saint John Tyson Corporation 1984 0-9691778-0-1 / 9780969177807 First Printing Stated Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Ray Butler 
Black softcover. Drawings of prominent older buildings of Saint John by Artist Ray Butler, with some descriptive text. Light scratches to covers. 56 pp. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Old Railway Stations of the Maritimes, Latta, Peter M.
8 Latta, Peter M. Old Railway Stations of the Maritimes
St. John's, Newfoundland St. Agnes Press 1998 0-9683769-0-8 / 9780968376904 First ( No Additional printings) Soft Cover Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photos 
Softcover illustrated booklet of 32 pp. B/W photos of 42 stations throughout the Maritimes. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Roloff Beny Interprets in Photographs; Pleasure of Ruins, Macaulay, Rose
9 Macaulay, Rose Roloff Beny Interprets in Photographs; Pleasure of Ruins
Toronto McClelland and Stewart, Limited 1977 0-7710-1162-8 / 9780771011627 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Beny 
Blue cloth on boards. No writing or damage. Text selected and edited by Constance Babington Smith. An exploration of the various kinds of pleasure derived by various kinds of people from viewing ruined buildings. Large, heavy book will need extra postage. 240 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Bridging the Strait; The Story of the Confederation Bridge Project, Macdonald, Copthorne
10 Macdonald, Copthorne Bridging the Strait; The Story of the Confederation Bridge Project
Toronto Dundurn Press 1997 1-55002-281-4 / 9781550022810 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8 1/2 x 10 1/2 Oblong Drawing By Wout Krispijn & Photos 
Blue cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. Well-told and well-illustrated account of one of the world's most interesting construction projects. 128 pp. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Egyptian Temples, Murray, Margaret A.
11 Murray, Margaret A. Egyptian Temples
London Sampson, Low, Marston & Co. Cord-tied Card Covers Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photos and Drawings 
Green cloth on boards. No writing. Faint foxing freckles on edges only. Many photos of exteriors, and some of interiors. 246 pp. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Nash, John Views of the Royal Pavilion
London Pavilion Books 1991 1-85145-583-3 / 9781851455836 First Edition. Hard Cover Very Good Good Plus to Very Good 10 1/2 x 11 1/2 Oblong Augustus Charles Pugin 
Red laminated paper boards backed in black cloth. Introduction and Commentary by Gervase Jackson-Stops. Foreword by HRH The Prince of Wales. No writing or damage to the book. DJ has minor damage to corners. 128 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Colonial and Federal House; How to Build an Authentic Colonial House, Newcomb, Rexford
13 Newcomb, Rexford The Colonial and Federal House; How to Build an Authentic Colonial House
Philadelphia J.B. Lippincott Company 1933 First Edition Stated Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 100 Photos and Drawings 
Yellow cloth on boards. Small bookplate of Walter C. Allison. Lippincott's Home-Maker Series. Lots of detailed photos of doorways, hardware, windows, and trim as well as photos and floor plans of whole houses by prominent architects. No writing. No damage except tiny bug hole at center of front joint. 174 pp. plus catalog. Since this book is on consignment our usual 20% discount to the trade does not apply. Heavy book might need more than "default" postage. Please inquire before ordering. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Saint John; Photography By Rob Roy, Roy, Rob
14 Roy, Rob Saint John; Photography By Rob Roy
Halifax, N.S. Nimbus Publishing Limited 2004 1-55109-485-1 / 9781551094854 First( No Additional Printings) Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 9 1/2 x 11 Oblong The Author 
The second book by Rob Roy ! All new colour photos from all around Saint John. See page 67 for the entrance to our bookstore ! 78 pp. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Safdie, Moshe Jerusalem; The Future of the Past
Montreal Optimum Publishing International, Inc. 1989 0-888990-212-3 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photos 
Blue paper boards. No writing or damage. The designer of Habitant returns to his native land. 237 pp. with index. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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16 Scarre, Chris (Ed.) The Seventy Wonders of the Ancient World; The Great Monuments and How They Were Built
London Thames & Hudson 1999 0-500-05096-1 / 9780500050965 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 333 Illustrations 
Black cloth on boards. Miracles of human ingenuity foster questions such as "How did they do it ?" I still wonder. 304 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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St. Andrews Heritage Handbook, Smith, M. Aileen/Magee, Phoebe Anne
17 Smith, M. Aileen/Magee, Phoebe Anne St. Andrews Heritage Handbook
St. Andrews, N.B. St. Andrews Civic Trust, Inc. Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photos and Drawings 
Off-white photo cover paperback. A Homeowner's Guide to Exterior Renovation and Maintenance of Local Buildings. 58 pp. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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