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The Painted Ceiling: Over 100 Original Designs and Details, Rust, Graham
21 The Painted Ceiling: Over 100 Original Designs and Details
Rust, Graham
Bulfinch (Little Brown) 2001 0821226894 / 9780821226896 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition (Stated First North American Edition) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear, but there is a faint crease to cloth on front board. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean light blue endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Beautifully illustrated in full color. 168 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has 1" closed tear at front flap fold, tiny bit of wear at spine corners. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An amazing book with beautiful examples and details for over 100 original designs for painted ceilings. 026414

Price: 25.00 USD
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International Hotel And Resort Design, Schmid, Anne M.; Scoviak-Lerner, Mary
22 International Hotel And Resort Design
Schmid, Anne M.; Scoviak-Lerner, Mary
New York PBC International, Inc. / Hotels & Restuarants International 1988 0866360689 / 9780866360685 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean original dust jacket. Size: approx. 9-1/2" x 12-3/4". Very clean gray cloth boards with blind stamped lettering on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with full color photographs. 256 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, no creasing. The interiors of fine hotels and historic inns around the world depicted in full color photographs. 023858

Price: 30.00 USD
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23 White Pillars: Early Life and Architecture of the Lower Mississippi Valley Country
Smith, J. Frazer
New York Bramhall House 1941 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket Illustrated By Author 
Clean brown boards with beige cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Previous owner last name is penned on top page edges, previous owner name & address on front free endpaper. 252 pgs. with 100 drawings and plans. Clean dustjacket has a few very small edge tears and one small edge chip. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8-1/2 x 10". Architecture. 010829

Price: 20.00 USD
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24 Buying and Renovating a House in the City
Stanforth, Deirdre & Martha Stamm
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1972 First Edition, Second Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square. No names, writing or bookplates. Pages are clean and bright. 400 pgs. plus index. Illustrated with photographs, drawings and maps. Dustjacket has one small chip at top of rear panel corner (smaller than a pea), very light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A complete guide on finding, buying and renovating a house in the city (this book even tells you where to look for bargains in all the larger U.S. cities). 8vo. Old Houses. 007100

Price: 14.00 USD
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Hudson Valley Ruins Forgotten Landmarks of an American Landscape, Thomas Rinaldi; Robert J. Yasinsac
25 Hudson Valley Ruins Forgotten Landmarks of an American Landscape
Thomas Rinaldi; Robert J. Yasinsac
Lebanon, New Hampshire University Press of New England 2006 1584655984 / 9781584655985 Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean solid book and dust jacket in as new condition. White boards with black cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean blue endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Ilustrated throughout with black and white photographs. 336 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An elegant homage to the many deserted buildings along the Hudson River--and a plea for their preservation. In addition to great river estates, the book profiles sites more meaningful to everyday life in the Valley: churches and hotels, commercial and civic buildings, mills and train stations. Included are works by some of the most important names in American architectural history, such as Alexander Jackson Davis and Calvert Vaux. 026047

Price: 40.00 USD
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26 The Arts
Van Loon, Hendrik Willem
New York Simon & Schuster 1937 First Edition, Second Printing Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean red cloth boards with small gold decoration on cover, gold lettering and clean bright unchipped paper label on spine. Virtually no wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Illustrated endpapers. Small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper, small inscription on half-title. No other marks. 677 pgs. with index. Clean bright DUSTJACKET unfolds to reveal full-color map of the arts on inside. Very small bit of edge chipping at top & bottom of spine, one small closed edge tear. Large 8vo. Art. 007993

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Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects, Vasari, Giorgio
27 Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects
Vasari, Giorgio
New York Modern Library 1959 First Modern Library Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Modern Library No. 190, stated "First Modern Library Edition, 1959" in clean dust jacket. Toledano binding no. 8. Clean green cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean Kent style endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Abridged from the translation by Gaston DuC. DeVere. Edited, with an Introduction, by Robert N. Linscott. 435 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap. 388 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023621

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Small House for a Moderate Income, Wallick, Ekin
28 The Small House for a Moderate Income
Wallick, Ekin
New York Hearst's International Library Co. 1915 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with clean unchipped paste-on illustration on cover. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 96 pages illustrated with color plates of houses, house plans, color and black and white illustrations of house interiors with furnishings. Beautiful houses of moderate size in various styles (Dutch Colonial, English Plaster, Country house of brick and plaster, an American house, a house with green shutters, English style homes, a house on a forty-foot lot, and more. 020294

Price: 75.00 USD
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