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7173. : The Summer Palace.

Beijing: China Esperanto Press, 1991. Double-spread map + 158 pp + double-spread map. 25.5 x 18.5 cm. Profusely illustrated in colour. Text in Chinese and English. Laminated pictorial covers. Vg. 12.50


10483. Adams, Thomas: Recent Advances in Town Planning.

London: J. & A. Churchill 1932. In collaboration with F. Longstreth Thompson, E. Maxwell Fry and James W. R. Adams. 25 by 19 cms. xv+400 pp. with 2 coloured maps and 87 illustrations. Hardback in very good condition. Bears the signature of Thomas Hargreaves 1936, and the stamp, Grenfell Baines & Hargreaves. Baines, 1908-95 was the founding chairman of Building Design Partnership, one of the U.K's leading Architectural practices, which grew out of Grenfell Baines & Hargreaves. 35.00


6287. An Taisce The Heritage Trust: Urbana A Study of Dublin Conservation Report List 1 Buildings.

Dublin: An Taisce, 1982 31 pp. 30 x 21 cm. Illustrated, folding coloured map inserted. In good condition. 6.00


4877. anon: Life of the Emperors and Empresses in the Forbidden City

Beijing: China Travel and Tourism Press, 1983 Second edition. iv + 121pp, 30.5 x 23 cm, in card cover. Profusely illustrated in colour. 12.00


7166. Ascot Gas Water Heaters Limited: Houses into Flats Key to Conversion.

London: Ascot Gas Water Heaters Limited, 1948. 216 pp, 29 x 21.5 cm. Foreword by the Earl of Limerick. Seven introductory sections are followed by details of twelve conversion schemes, including houses in Bayswater, Chelsea, Chelsea Embankment, Hampstead, Warwick Way, Sutherland Terrace, and Bath. Three further general sections are then followed with specifications for four Ascot Gas Water Heaters. Blue boards blocked white, in torn dw. 15.00


11878. Auld, Con: Holywood Co. Down Then and Now.

Holywood: Con Auld, 2002. 176 pp. 21 x 29.5 cm. Essays by an Old Resident at the Beginning of a New Millenium. Illustrated with drawings and maps. Bibliography. Really useful biographies of local artists. Pictorial glazed card covers. Author dedication on title-page, o/w as new. 20.00


9053. Babcock & Wilcox Co.: Steam Its Generation and Use with Catalogue of the Manufactures of The Babcock & Wilcox Co. New York and Babcock & Wilcox, Limited London

New York and London 29 th edition January 1896. 26.5 by 19 cms. 182 pp. illustrated, dark blue boards with gilt title and gilt, steaming, globe on front cover. A small tear on the bottom margin of page 111, no loss, all pages have a red lined margin, illustrations are extensive, and of quite superb quality, of buildings, places, processes, machinery etc. In very good condition and much more than an industrial catalogue. 75.00


4619. Baglin, Douglas and Austin, Yvonne: Sandstone Sydney.

Sydney, Rigby Ltd 1976. 191pp, illustrated throughout in colour, dustwrapper, very good. Sandstone was the principal building stone for the city and this book explores that aspect of its building heritage. 12.00


7158. Baker, Herbert: The Church House Its Art and Symbolism with an introduction on its history and aims

Westminster: Corporation of the Church House June 1940. 25 by 19 cms. xiii+34 pp. original wraps. Illustrated with a plan, and drawings, by Charles Wheeler. With an introduction on its History and Aims by the Bishop of Portsmouth. A handsomely produced record of the newly constructed Church House for the Church of England, by its architect. A few small edge nicks to top and bottom of wraps otherwise in very good condition. 12.00


18159. Bangor Borough Council: Town Planning and Housing Exhibition.

Bangor, Co Down: Bangor Borough Council, 1945. 48 pp. 21.5 x 14 cm. 34 pp of advertisements for the brave new Bangor, and discussion of the Borough Council's grand plan for Bangor: General Plan, Central Area, Seafront, Architectural Control, and Housing. Double page map. Index to advertisers. Loosely inserted is Planning Leaflet No. 1: What "Interim Development" Means. Pictorial matt card covers. In very fresh condition. 15.00


15219. Barron, Caroline M: The Medieval Guildhall of London.

London: Corporation of London, 1974. 28.5 by 22 cms. 59 pp. Plans, 32 plates, and drawings by Terry Ball. The first published study of this important medieval building since 1886. The definitive study. Hardback, in very good condition, in a good dustwrapper. 17.50


17570. Bell, David, and Mark Jayne, editors: City of Quarters Urban Villages in the Contemporary City.

Aldershot: Ashgate Publishing, 2005. Reprint. xiii + 287 pp. 2.5 x 15.5 cm. Illustrated, in b&w, with plates, maps, and tables. Bibliography. Index. Pictorial matt card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 20.00


18227. Blake, Tarquin: Abandoned Churches of Ireland.

Cork: The Collins Press, 2015. 216 pp. 28.5 x 23 cm. Eighty-two abandoned churches, profusely illustrated. Silver-blocked blue boards, in very good condition, in a vg dustwrapper. Almost as new. 18.00


6528. Bliss, Barbara. editor: The New Planning Re-Development and Re-Location.

London: Faber and Faber 1945 Being a report of theTown and Country Planning Association's National Conference on New Planning 8th and 9th Dec.1944. Various papers on , redevelopment and overspill, architectural design and control of external appearance, Administrative problems of the new planning, Plymouth's plans, and rural areas. 5.00


8605. Boulnois, H Percy, CE: The Municipal and Sanitary Engineer's Handbook.

London: E. & F.N. Spon, 1883. First edition. xv + 394 + 16 pp. 22.5 x 14.5 cm. The final 16 pages are the publisher's catalogue. Topics covered include The Town Surveyor, roads, lighting, street naming and numbering, mains sewage installation, surveying, scavenging, public conveniences, artizans' dwellings, parks, markets, cemeteries, mortuaries, reconstruction of roads and paths, etc. Gold- and black-blocked brown cloth, dull. No dw. Lots of tables, diagrams, etc, and two wonderful illustrations of steamrollers. Boulnois was Borough Engineer at Portsmouth, and had been City Surveyor at Exteter. 55.00


17800. Bowden-Smith, Rosemary and William A. Thompson: The Water House Houghton Hall Norfolk.

woodbridge, Suffolk: Avenue Books,1987. English Garden Features 1600-1900 Number One. 36 pp. 25 x 20 cm. Nine illustrations, including one in colour. Pictorial matt card covers. In very good condition. 10.00


18235. Brady, Ciaran, editor: The American City Papers presented to the 1988 Conference of the Irish Association for American Studies.

Dublin: Irish Association for American Studies, 1989 96 pp. 20.5 x 14.5 cm. 4 essays. 17 tables. Map. Notes. Bibliographies. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition. Includes: The Irish as Urban Pioneers in the United States 1850-1870; The Problem of the Eastward Movement in America 1850-1930; Moving Cities and Mobile Homes - the automobile and mass transit in the 1920s; and The City seen for the first time, the country and the City in American Literature,. 30.00


17552. Breen, Ann and Dick Rigby: Intown Living A Different American Dream.

Westport, Connecticut: Praeger Publishers, 2004. xii + 285 pp. 24.5 x 16 cm. B&w maps of the eight cities considered: context map and "in town" area. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Silver-blocked black boards, in a very good dustwrapper. The silver spine title is rubbed (possibly a printing fault?), otherwise the book is in very good condition. A useful ground-breaking analysis. 12.00


16424. Brenner, Klaus Theo, editor: Berlin Genova City, Street, House.

Berlin: Jovis, 2005. 125 pp. 25.5 x 20.5 cm. Lavishly illustrated, in colour and b&w, with maps, streetscapes, elevations, and plans. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 10.00


10359. Brett, C.E. B: The Grand Opera House Belfast Restored.

Belfast: The Ulster Architectural Heritage Society reprinted by permission from Country Life 27 Nov. 1980. 32 by 23.5 cms. 3pp reprint , illustrated, stapled, in white card covers. Good. 5.00


15054. Brett, C.E. B.: Architectural Schizophrenia.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 1981. 24 pp. 25 x 20 cm. Nineteen plates. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition. 10.00


17851. Brett, C.E.B: Buildings of Belfast 1700 - 1914.

Belfast: Friar's Bush Press, 1985. Revised edition. 86 pp. 24.5 x 18 cm. The pioneering study of the city's architecture. 72 illustrations. Plan of the City in 1897. Bibliography. Index. Gold-blocked green boards, neat dedication on ffep, o/w in very good condition. In good dw. 10.00


16663. Brett, C.E.B.: Buildings of County Antrim.

Belfast: The Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 1996. xiv+305pp. 31 x 21.5 cms. Lavishly illustrated in colour and b&w. Photographs by Michael O'Connell. An important study of the architectural heritage of this part of the country. Gold-blocked blue boards, in very good condition, in dw. The dw has two small closed tears at the bottom of the spine, and is showing a little shelf wear. Unpackaged weight 1,600g. 20.00


17852. Brett, C.E.B.: Buildings of Belfast 1700 - 1914.

London: Weidenfeld and Nicholson, 1967. First edition. xii + 72 pp. 25.5 x 18.5 cm. The pioneering study of the city's architecture. 72 plates. Endpaper maps. Bibliography. Index. Gold-blocked brown boards. In very good condition, in a very good dustwrapper. 25.00


17385. Brett, C.E.B.: Buildings of Belfast 1700 - 1914.

Belfast: Friar's Bush Press, 1985. Revised edition. 86 pp. 24.5 x 18 cm. The pioneering study of the city's architecture. 72 illustrations. Plan of the City in 1897. Bibliography. Index. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition. 10.00


17817. Brett, C.E.B.: Buildings of Belfast 1700 - 1914.

London: Weidenfeld and Nicholson, 1969. First edition, second impression. xii + 72 pp. 25.5 x 18.5 cm. The pioneering study of the city's architecture. 72 plates. Endpaper maps. Bibliography. Index. Gold-blocked brown boards. A previous owner has written her name and the date on the title page, o/w in very good condition, in a good dustwrapper. 20.00


17359. Brett, C.E.B.: Court Houses and Market Houses of the Province of Ulster.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 1973. 108 pp. 20 x 20.5 cm. Thirty-eight illustrations. Minor wear, otherwise in good condition. This publication has become quite scarce. 23.00


8208. Burton, W. K. and Dumbleton, J.E.: The Water Supply of Towns and the Construction of Waterworks A Practical Treatise fotr the use of Engineers and Students of Engineering.

London: Crosby Lockwood and Son fourth edition 1928. Two Volumes: Vol. 1 Collection and Purification Works, xvi+137+15. illustrated, folding plates and other illustrations. Vol. 2, Works for Distribution, xiv+160+15 pp. illustrated, folding plates and other illustrations, dark blue boards, gilt title on spines, minor fore-edge spotting, one ffep has had a name neatly snipped off the top corner, a few minor annotations in text, some dustiness here and there, but overall in good condition. An important work on the subject. 50.00


18671. Casey, Christine: The Buildings of Ireland Dublin.

New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2005. xx + 756 pp. 22.5 x 12.5 cm. 111 coloured plates, and maps, plans, and drawings in text. Gold-blocked green boards, in good condition, in a good dustwrapper. Almost as new. 23.00


18670. Casey, Christine and Alistair Rowan: The Buildings of Ireland North Leinster The counties of Longford, Louth, Meath, and Westmeath.

London: Penguin Books, 1993. 576 pp. 22.5 x 12.5 cm. 143 plates. Maps, plans, and drawings in text. Gold-blocked green boards, in good condition, in a good dustwrapper. Almost as new. 20.00


16425. Celik, Zeynip, Diane Favro and Richard Ingersoll, editors: Streets Critical Perspectives on Public Space.

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994. 294 pp. 25.5 x 21.5 cm. "In pursuit of the urban thoroughfare." Tribute of 22 essays to Spiro Kostof. Illustrated with maps, plans, and plates. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition. 15.00


16965. Chambers, George and William Roulston, editors: The Ulster Reform Club Past and Present incorporating the Ulster Club and Union Club.

Belfast: Ulster Reform Club in association with the Ulster Historical Foundation, 2009. xiv + 131 pp. 25 x 18 cm. 63 illustrations. Gold-blocked black boards, in a very good dustwrapper. Dedicatory inscription on the ffep, o/w in very good condition. 18.00


17651. Childs, Mark C: Squares A Public Place Design Guide for Urbanists.

Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2004. 245 pp. 27.5 x 21.5 cm. Illustrated with photographs, diagrams, graphs, and plans. Bibliography. Index. Black-blocked white boards, in good condition, in a pictorial dustwrapper, also in good condition. 20.00


10772. Cipriani, Giovanni Battista: Architecture of Rome A Nineteenth Century Itinerary .

New York: Rizzoli 1986. Introduction by Stanley Tigerman. 100 pp. illustrated, hardback, very good in a very slightly diusty dustwrapper. Reproduces in facsimile the plates from Itinerario figurato degli edifici piu rimarchevoli di Roma published 1835-1837, with 100 plates with a total of 730 elevations, plans, sections etc of monuments in Rome. A valuable guide for architecture tours of the city. 10.00


16096. Cistercian Abbey Portglenone: Our Lady of Bethlehem Cistercian Abbey Church Portglenone Co. Antrim.

Portglenone: Cistercian Abbey Portglenone, 1967. 64 pp. 23.5 x 18 cm. Produced to mark the completion and dedication of the Abbey Church. Illustrated. Very minor wear, otherwise in good condition. Autographed by the Abbot, Dom Aengus M. Dunphy. 15.00


6275. Clarke, Harold: Georgian Dublin.

Dublin: Easons, 1976. The Irish Heritage Series 2. 25 pp. 25 x 15.5 cm. 26 Illustrations. Map. Very good in pictorial laminated card covers. 6.50


18212. Collins, Christiane Crasemann: Werner Hegemann and the Search for Universal Urbanism.

New York, London: W.W. Norton & Company, 2005. 417 pp. 24 x 16.5 cm. 64 illustrations. 9 colour plates. Notes. Bibliograohy. Index. Cream boards, with silver-blocked gray binding strip, in very good condition, in a very good dustwrapper. Almost as new. A major study in traditional urbanism. 12.00


14313. Costello, Murray and Beaumont: An Introduction to the Royal Hospital Kilmainham - its Architecture, History and Restoration.

Dublin: 1987. 25.5 by 20.5 cms. 36 pp. illustrated, softcovers, in very good condition. A splendid study of this beautiful building, now a fine museum of modern art. 15.00


17143. Costello, Peter: Dublin Churches.

Dublin: Gill and Macmillan, 1989. 238 pp. 24.5 x 19 cm. "Over 150 places of worship... at least one photograph of every chuch". Gold-blocked black boards, in very good condition, in a very good dustwrapper. A thoughtful study done in the spirit of Betjeman. 15.00


17536. Couch, Chris, Lila Leontidou and Gerhard Petschel-Held: Urban Sprawl in Europe Landscapes, Land-use Change, & Policy.

Oxford: Blackwell Publishing, 2007. xix + 273 pp. 24.5 x 17.5 cm. Maps. Tables. Graphs. Bibliography. Index. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 20.00


15055. Curl, James Stevens: Classical Churches in Ulster.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 1980. 20 pp. 25 x 20 cm. Thirty-two plates, and three plans. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition. 10.00


13402. Curl, James Stevens: Moneymore and Draperstown The Architecture and Planning of the Estates of The Drapers' Company in Ulster.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 1979. 72 pp. 20.5 x 21 cm. illustrated, maps, plans, hardback, pictorial laminated boards. In very good condition. This is an important scholarly study of this part of the Londonderry Plantation. Of interest to Planners and Architects as well as historians. 15.00


13401. Curl, James Stevens: The History, Architecture and Planning of the Estates of The Fishmongers' Company in Ulster.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 1981. 76 pp. 20.5 x 21 cm. illustrated, maps, plans, hardback, pictorial laminated boards. Boards a little dusty otherwise very good. This is an important scholarly study of this part of the Londonderry Plantation, Ballykelly. Of interest to Planners and Architects as well as historians. 15.00


16431. Darley, Gillian: John Soane An Accidental Romantic.

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999. x+358 pp. 25 x 20.5 cm. A superb biography of one of our most distinctive architects. 219 illustrations, many in colour. Notes. Index. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition. 15.00


6486. DeCamp, Richard S. and Decamp, Patricia S: The Bluegrass of Kentucky A Glimpse at the charm of Central Kentucky Architecture.

Lexington Kentucky: The Rayburn Press 1985. 28.5 by 22 cms. xii+175 pp. illustrated throughout in colour. Bears a dedicatory inscription from the authors, Dec. 1985, on the title page. Apart from a rather worn, chipped dustwrapper the book is in very good condition. 12.00


18214. Denby, Elizabeth: Europe Re-housed.

London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1944. Second edition. 285 pp. 22 x 14 cm. 32 plates. Lots of maps and plans and tables. Black blocked brown boards. No d.w. 3 discreet "withdrawn" stamps. Some wear to boards. First published in 1938 this was an influential book on social housing and planning. 15.00


5381. Denton, J. Bailey: Sanitary Engineering. A Series of Lectures given before the School of Military Engineering at Chatham 1876.

London: E.&F.N. Spon 1877. xvi+429 pp. illustrations, folding plates. In divisions, I. Air, II. Water, III. The Dwelling, IV. The Town and the Village, V. Disposal of Sewage. Some wear to covers, minor foxing to ffep's and scattered elsewhere, but otherwise good. All plates intact and in good order. This monumental study sought to bring the engineer into closer alliance with medical science. 195.00


8194. Deresenyi, Balazs. Foltin, B., Gyorffy, K.G., Hegyi, G. .Winkler, G., Zaszkaliczky, Z.: Lutheran Churches in Hungary

Budapest: Hegyi & Company 1992. 29.5 by 24 cms. 143 pp. illustrated in black and white and colour, plans, text in English, in a very good dustwrapper, some names neatly written on the half title otherwise in very good condition, a handsome book. Churches from the Reformation through to that of Imre Makovecz. The 75 churches in the book are representative of Lutheran ecclesiastical architecture in Hungary. 25.00


17419. Deschamps, Paul: French Sculpture of the Romanesque Period Eleventh and Twelfth Centuries.

New York: Hacker Art Books, 1972. Reprinted from first edition of 1930. xv + 153 pp + 96 plates. 31 x 22.5 cm. Bibliography. Notes. Indexes. Previous owner's name neatly written on ffep, o/w in very good condition. 30.00


6453. Dittmar, Hank and Gloria Ohland, editors: The New Transit Town Best Practices in Transit-Orientated Development.

Washington: Island Press, 2004. xiv+253 pp. 23 x 20.5 cm. Twelve essays exploring the key challenges to transit-orientated development, the lessons from earlier projects, and future standards. 63 plates, 10 tables, and 5 figures. Pictorial glazed card covers, almost as new. 15.00


13439. Dixon, Hugh: An Introduction to Ulster Architecture.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 1975. vii +93 pp. 26 x 20 cm. Profusely illustrated in b&w. "By the use of examples drawn from all over the province (the book) sets out to illustrate the development of local architecture from the prehistoric period to the present day. It also attempts to identify those characteristics which are peculiar to the northern counties of Ireland, and to relate them to the development of styles elsewhere." A companion volume to David Evan's An Introduction to Modern Ulster Architecture (1977). Bibliography. Index. Gold-blocked dark-red boards. Price-clipped dw, o/w in very good condition. 10.00


16977. Duany, Andres and Emily Talen, editors: Landscape Urbanism and its Discontents Dissimulating the Sustainable City.

Canada: New Society Publishers, 2013. xiii+315 pp. 23 x 15 cm. 21 essays on urbanism. Plates, maps, tables, and index. Pictorial matt card covers, in very good condition, almost as new. An important study and critique. 12.00


16420. Evans, Brian and Frank McDonald: Learning From Place 1.

London: RIBA Publishing, 2007. The Academy of Urbanism. 149 pp. 22.5 x 22.5 cm. Eleven contributors reflect on various aspects of urbanism. Profusely illustrated in colour. Photographs, maps, and plans. White-blocked black boards, no dw. In very good condition. A good sourcebook. 15.00


2799. Evans, David: An Introduction to Modern Ulster Architecture.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 1977. vii+93 pp. 26 x 20 cm. Profusely illustrated in b&w. "In this book, the author seeks to identify for the general reader some of the concerns and ideals of the Modern Movement as represented in Ulster's architecture. He gives a brief outline of the achievements and character of the province's post-war architecture." A companion volume to the inimitable Hugh Dixon's An Introduction to Ulster Architecture (1975). Bibliography. Index. Gold-blocked dark-red boards. Price-clipped dw, o/w very good. 10.00


11118. Evans, David and Larmour, Paul: Queen's An Architectural Legacy.

Belfast: The Institute of Irish Studies Queen's University 1995. 21.5 by 20.5 cms. 60 pp. illustrated, plans, softcovers, in very good condition. The story behind the design of the various historic buildings of the University. 6.00


18255. Evans, David, Mark Hackett, Alastair Hall, Paul Larmour, and Charles Rattray: Modern Ulster Architecture.

Belfast: U.A.H.S., 2006. 189 pp. 30 x 23.5 cm. Profusely illustrated with photographs, elevations, and plans. Semi-matt card tcovers. In very good condition. This is a heavy book: unpackaged weight 1,300g, and overseas shipping will require extra postage. 15.00


11670. Ewart & Son Ltd.: Ewarts Copper Ventilators

London: Ewart & Son Ltd. n.d. 24.5 by 18.5 cms. 40 pp. illustrated. Paper covers. The cover has a beautiful colour illustrated title based on Early English illuminations, the text is set throughout in Caslon typeface and there is a tissue dustwrapper. It is a very attractive production and the publisher's note informs us the cover design and type are a reproduction of an earlier catalogue (1905?). Prices updated though. 45.00


16401. Fader, Stephen: Density By Design New Directions in Residential Development.

Washington: Urban Land Institute, 2002. Second edition. 137 pp. 28 x 21.5 cm. Fourteen case studies. Illustrated with photographs, plans, and elevations. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition. 12.00


9743. Ferrey, Benjamin: Recollections of A. N. Welby Pugin, and his Father, Augustus Pugin; with notices of their works.

London: Edward Stanford 1861. with an appendix by E. Sheridan Purcell. xv+473 pp. illustrated, professionally recased in new maroon cloth boards and spine, new endpapers, intenally it is a tight, bright unmarked copy. The title page and frontispiece bear a small embossed library stamp and written catalogue number, with a couple of small old edge stains, overall a very good copy. 60.00


12414. Feuchere, Leon: Art Industriel.

Paris: Goupil & Vibert, c1860. Fourteen French engraved architectural plates of interiors. They have probably come from a copy of Feuchere's book, Art Industriel first published in 1839 though we think that these engravings have come from a later edition. There were a total of c.72 engraving in the book. These include, Frontispiece, Grand Vestibule a deux etages, Porte de Fonte de Fer, Grande Cheminee, Panneau, Grande Ensemble d'l Alcove,Lis en Bois Sculpte, Decor Interieur d'une Salle de Spectacle (Style Louis XV ),Grand Escalier de Palais Style Louis XV., Meuble, Encadrement, Chapelle et Cloture de Chapelle, Ensemple de Cheminee, Boiserirs Sculpture. Feuchere, 1804-1857, had been a stage set designer who became architect for the Dept. du Gard and the city of Nimes. These prints are on thin paper, are of varied sizes, some needs crease removed otherwise apart from edgewear they are in fairly good condition and suitable for framing ater gentle restoration. Pure Second Empire style. 50.00


16436. Field, Dorita E. and Desmond G. Neill: A Survey of New Housing Estates in Belfast A Social and Economoic Study of the Estates built by the Northern Ireland Housing Trust in the Belfast Area 1945-1954.

Belfast: The Queen's University of Belfast Department of Social Studies, 1957. 84 pp. 24 x 15.5 cm. An important study. Illustrated with four plates, lots of tables, folded map, and folded questionaire. Printed semi-matt card covers. Rusting staples, o/w in good condition. 15.00


17163. Fondatzione Giorgio Cini Centro di Cultura e Civilta: Disegni di Giacomo Quarenghi Catalogo della Mostra.

Neri Pozza Editore, 1967. 130 pp. 22 x 15.5 cm. 225 illustrations. Grey-blocked grey boards, in very good condition, in a very good dustwrapper. From the library of Peter Rankin, architectural historian. Text in Italian. 20.00


17551. Ford, Larry R.: America's New Downtowns Revitalization or Reinvention?

Baltimore and London: John Hopkins University Press, 2003. 340 pp. 23.5 x 16 cm. Profusely illustrated, in b&w, with plates and maps. Bibliography. Index. Gold-blocked green boards, in very good condition, in a very good dustwrapper. Almost as new. A useful analysis. 10.00


16403. Francis, Mark: Urban Open Space Designing for User Needs.

Washington: Island Press, 2003. Land and Community Design Case Study Series. 85 pp. 25.5 x 21.5 cm. Well-illustrated, thoughtful, case studies, with Bibliography and Index. Pictorial semi-matt card covers, in very good condition. 10.00


12083. Froy, W. N. & Sons Ltd.: No 72 Supplemental List Special Selection of Fittings.

London: W. N.Froy & Sons Ltd. Revised Edition March 1927. Brunswick Works Hammersmith. 18.5 by 12 cms. 194 pp. illustrated, soft covers, in very good condition. "An abridged selection of the latest designs in fireplaces, sanitary wear, ironmongery etc suitable for houses and bungalows". Includes cooker, grates, fire surrounds baths, basins, door furniture, toilets etc etc.... Great 1920's style. 95.00


17556. Gaines, Jeremy & Stefan Jager: Albert Speer & Partner A Manifesto for Sustainable Cities Think Local, Act Global.

Munich, Berlin, London, New York: Prestel, 2009. 219 pp. 24.5 x 20 cm. Profusely illustrated, in colour and b&w, with plates, maps, graphs, and tables. Pictorial glazed boards. In very good condition. 20.00


16417. Gaventa, Sarah: New Public Spaces.

London: Mitchell Beazley, 2006. 205 pp. 28.5 x 22cm. Profusely illustrated in colour. Siver-blocked blue boards, in a vg dustwrapper. Book and dw are in very good condition, almost as new. Unpackaged weight is c1,200g. 15.00


16406. Girling, Cynthia and Ronald Kellett: Skinny Streets and Green Neighbourhoods Design for Environment and Community.

Washington: Island Press, 2005. 176 pp. 26.5 x 20.5 cm. Photographs, maps, and plans, in colour and b&w. Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Pictorial glazed card covers, in good condition. 15.00


17650. Girling, Cynthia L. and Kenneth I. Helphand.: Yard Street Park The Design of Suburban Open Space.

New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 1994. 245 pp. 27.5 x 21.5 cm. Profusely illustrated with photographs, diagrams, maps, and plans. Notes. Bilbiography. Index. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 14.00


14582. Glens of Antrim Historical Society: A Wheen O' Things that used to be. A Social History of the Clachan Settlements of the Glens of Antrim 1800-1950.

Glens of Antrim Historical Society, c2008. 28 by 21.5 cms. xii+164pp. illustrated, laminated boards, in very good condition near mint. A very comprehensive and well illustrated study. 20.00


18784. Glin the Knight of , David J. Griffon and Nicholas K. Robinson: Vanishing Country Houses of Ireland.

Dublin: The Irish Architecturakl Archive and The Irish Georgian Society 1988. 27.5 x 25.5 cm. vi+161 pp. illustrated, softcovers, in very good condition. The book is extensively illustrated but does not cover the six countries of Northern Ireland. The loss of so much of our architectural heritage is deeply shocking. Perhaps someday we will do as in modern Eastern Europe and restore, or even rebuild some of these riches? The book is becoming a scarce item. 40.00


16387. Gosling, David: The Evolution of American Urban Design.

Chichester: John Wiley & Sons, 2003. 280 pp. 27.5 x 21.5 cm. A scholarly work, llustrated with maps, plans, elevations, and isometric drawings. Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 12.00


17565. Grant, Jill: Planning the Good Community New Urbanisn in Theory and Practice.

London, New York: Routledge, 2006. The RTPI Library Series. xxv + 269 pp. 23.5 x 16 cm. Illustrated, in b&w, with plates, maps, and tables. Bibliography. Notes. Index. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 20.00


16404. Greed, Clara and Marion Roberts, editors: Introducing Urban Design Interventions and Responses.

London: Longman, 1998. Exploring Town Planning Series. 250 pp. 24.5 x 19 cm. Useful textbook approach, with b&w illustrations, extensive Bibliography, and Indexes. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition. 10.00


18163. Guinness, Desmond: The Irish House.

Dublin: Eason & Son Ltd, 1975. The Irish Heritage Series. 24 pp. 25 x 15 cm. 39 illustrations, mostly in colour. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition. 10.00


7164. Haddonstone: Haddonstone The 1987/88 Collection.

Northampton: Haddonstone, 1987. 60 pp, 30 x 21 cm. A lavishly-illustrated catalogue of products in re-constituted stone. 25.00


16412. Hall, Peter and Ulrich Pfeiffer: Urban Future 21 A Global Agenda for Twenty-first Century Cities.

London: Spon Press, 2000. 363 pp. 23 x 15.5 cm. Index. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 15.00


18515. Hamilton, J. Arnott: Byzantine Architecture and Decoration.

London: Batsford, 1956. Second edition. 301 pp. 23 x 15.5 cm. 175 illustrations. Gold-blocked plum-coloured boards, in a price-clipped dustwrapper which is worn at the spine extremities. Some foreedge spotting, and minor wear, otherwise good. A classic studty, first published in 1933. 10.00


9838. Harkin, Rita editor: Cathedral Quarter.

Belfast: U.A.H.S. 1993. 49 pp. illustrated with photographs and drawings, paperback. An architectural and historical guide to this old area of Belfast now undergoing much needed regeneration. In very good condition. 5.00


2696. Harvey, John: The Perpendicular Style 1330-1485.

London, Batsford 1978. 308 pp. illustrated with 208 photographs, 32 drawings and 10 maps, d.w. in very good fresh condition. Based on 45 years study this was one of the first books on English Perpendicular architecture and remains an essential text. 14.50


15441. Hastaoglou-Martinidis, Vilma editor: Restructuring the City International Urban Design Competitions for Thessaloniki.

Windsor: Papadakis 1997 30 by 24 cms. 247 pp. illustrated, plans, softcovers, in very good condition. Shows all competition entries. 20.00


13243. Hayden, Peter: Russian Parks and Gardens.

London: Francis Lincoln 2005. 31 by 26 cm. 256 pp. illustrated, hardback, in very good condition, almost as new in a v.g. dw. A comprehensive serious study spanning 800 years, beautifully illustrated. A heavy book requiring extra postage. 20.00


18104. Heckmann, Hermann: Matthaus Daniel Poppelmann und die Barockbaukunst in Dresden.

Berlin; VEB Verlag fur Bauwesen, 1986. 227 pp. 28 x 24 cm. 325 illustrations. Black-blocked ivory textured boards, In very good condition, in a v.g. dustwrapper. Many historic photographs of Dresden's buildings prior to 1945. Text in German. 12.00


10924. Helas, Volker and Classen, Martin: Villenarchitektur Dresden Villa Architecture in Dresden.

Koln: Benedikt Taschen 1991. Herausgegeben von Peter Gossel und Gabriele Leuthauser. 30 by 22.5 cms. 199 pp. illustrated, softback, in very good condition. The cataclysm which destroyed the baroque heart of this city, and subsequent rebuilding on socialist principles, also destroyed much domestic architecture of the 19th century. This book drew attention to the surviving, often run down, examples at the start of a period of change, and helps remind us of a fascinating architectural legacy. 10.00


16428. Henderson, Emmeline: Thomas Street A Study of the Past A Vision for the Future.

Dublin: Dublin Civic Trust, 2001. 82 pp. 25.5 x 21 cm. A study of one of Dublin's oldest streets. Profusely illustrated, with photographs, plans, and drawings. Illustrated gazetteer of Thomas Street buildings. Pictorial glazed card covers. Former owner's name on title page, o/w in very good condition. 10.00


11235. Hendry, J, and others: Conservation in Belfast Final Report on Background Research into Strategies for Urban Conservation.

Belfast: Department of Architecture and Planning, Queens University, 1986. 86 pp. 29 x 20.5 cm. This report was produced as a contribution to the Belfast Urban Area Plan, to identify potential conservation areas. Since then a few areas have been declared while others are designated Areas of Townscape Character which gives little or no practical protection. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Pictorial glazed card covers. Minor wear, small light library stamps on endpapers, and a Northern Ireland Assembly Library number on the rear cover. 10.00


13346. Henry, Thornton M.: On This Rock A Photographic Essay on the Churches of Bermuda.

Toronto: Carter & Carter, 1993. 143 pp. 26 x 26 cm. Map. Illustrated in colour. Hardback in a v.g. dustwrapper, autographed by the author on the title page. A lovely book, especially for anyone who knows Bermuda. 16.00


16435. Hertfordshire County Council: Hertfordshire Dwelling Provision Through Planned Regeneration.

Hertfordshire County Council, October 1995. 29.5 x 21 cm. In two volumes. Volume 1 Final Draft 104 pp. Eighteen Tables and Figures. Volume 2 Appendices Final Draft 84 pp. Printed matt card covers, spiral binding. In good condition. A useful study in densification. 20.00


11478. Hessenberg, Ian: London in Detail.

London: John Murray 1986. 29.5 by 21 cms. n.p. ( pp. ) illustrated, softcovers. In very good condition. With over 2000 photographs this is a rich visual survey of London's street furniture, trade signs, lamps, clocks, shop fronts, weather vanes, coalhole covers, mosaics, fanlights, fire hydrants, railings,letter boxes, etc etc. A great resource for arcitects, designers, restorers and the like. It shows up the barrenness of so much of the modernist environment. 15.00


16394. Hill, Judith: The Building of Limerick.

Cork: Mercier Press, 1991. 194 pp. 24 x 17 cm. Profusely illustrated with maps, plans, elevations, and photographs. Gold-blocked green boards, in a good dustwrapper. A major groundbreaking study, indispensable. 23.00


7462. Historic Buildings Council for Northern Ireland.: Eleventh Report of the Historic Buildings Council for Northern Ireland 1988-1991.

Belfast: HMSO 1991. 29.5 by 21 cms. 48 pp. illustrated, card covers, in very good condition. 5.00


15886. Irish Georgian Society: Irish Architectural and Decorative Studies Journal of the Irish Georgian Society Vol. VI 2003.

Dublin: Irish Georgian Society, 2003. 240 pp. 24 x 17 cm. Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w. Pictorial glazed card covers, in very good condition. 15.00


18762. Irish Georgian Society: Irish Architectural and Decorative Studies Journal of the Irish Georgian Society Vol.XVI 2013.

Dublin: Irish Georgian Society, 2013. 160 pp. 24 x 17 cm. Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w. Pictorial glazed card covers, in very good condition. Articles include: Private Theatricals in Irish Houses, More Light obn George Sharp 1802-1877, The Churches of Frederick Darley Jnr. Identification and Attribution, Reconstructions of the Gothic past: the lost Cathedral of Waterford, Thomas Wright and Viscount Limerick at Tollymore Park, County Down, and Accommodating the "graces of sculpture": drawings by Giovanni Battista Cipriani for the attic statuary of the Casino at Marino. 15.00


15226. Jackson, Hildur and Karen Svenson, editors: Ecovillage Living. Restoring the Earth and Her People.

Totnes: Green Books, in association with Gaia Trust, 2002. 181 pp. 29.5 x 21 cm. Coherent argument for, and account of, community lifestyles. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition. 12.00


6519. Jackson-Stops, Gervase. editor: National Trust Studies 1980.

London: Sotheby Parke Bernet 1979. 175 pp. illustrated, very good in a rubbed dustwraper. Articles on George Maw, Franz Cleyn at Ham House, Stained glass in the Chapel of the Vyne, Willis family portraits at Lydiard Park, Belfast Public Houses, Rysbrack Portrait Busts, English fauteuils a la Reine, coade Stone, Elizabethan wall paintings at Little Moreton Hall, Petworth rehung, the Balcony room at Dyrham etc. 10.00


8199. Jencks, Charles guest editor: Free-Style Classicism.

London: Architectural Design Profile 1982. 27.5 by 22 cms. 120 pp. illustrated, plans, elevations, drawings, paperback, in very good condition. A special issue of the journal guest edited by Charles Jencks. 10.00


16419. Jenks, Mike and Nicola Dempsey: Future Forms and Design for Sustainable Cities.

Oxford: Architectural Press, 2005. 444 pp. 24.5 x 18.5 cm. New and interesting research about urban design and forms and how they can be made more sustainable in the future. Illustrated with photographs, maps, plans, charts, and graphs. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition. 15.00


16383. John, Richard and David Watkin: John Simpson The Queen's Gallery Buckingham Palace and other works.

London: Andreas Papadakis, 2002. 135 pp. 30 x 24 cm. Profusely illustrated in colour. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 10.00


9166. Jones, Alcwyn A. editor: Modern Heating and Ventilation.

London: The Caxton Publishing Company n.d.c.1935. Three Volumes, as issued. Vol. 1, xi+258 pp. Vol. 2, ix+275 pp. Vol. 3. ix+260 pp. illustrated, no dustwrappers, a small ink stain in the margin of two pages in vol 3, some fairly light foxing on pastedowns and endpapers, otherwise in very good condition. spines with gilt titles and lining all very bright. Published in the 1930's, owners name and date, Jany. 1936 on half title. 30.00


16407. Jones, Peter, Marion Roberts and Linda Morris: Discovering Mixed-Use Streets. The Contribution of Local High Streets to Sustainable Communities.

York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation, 2007. 117 pp. 29.5 x 21 cm. Illustrated in colour with charts, maps, plans, and photographs. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 10.00


16386. Karcher, Rudolf, H.A. Grube, S.P. Kroll, T. Dame: Vattenfall Europe Umformen Converting Berlin SudKreuz Hans Heinrich Muller Preis 2007/08.

Berlin: Jovis, 2008. 79pp. 31 x 23.5 cm. A new urban quarter in an industrial part of Berlin, using newbuild and renovation. Illustrated with plans, photographs, elevations, and drawings. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 10.00


10922. Kasicka, Frantisek and Nechvatal, Borivoj: Vysehrad Pohledem Veku.

Praha: 1985. 305 pp. illustrated, maps, plans, historic photographs, hardback, in very good condition in a v.g. dustwrapper. An important study of Vysehrad to the south of the city centre, on the river, which was one of the earliest settlements forming Prague, and a symbol of the Czech nation. The text is in Czech but there are summaries in German, Russian, English and French which helps enormously. There are many historic illustrations. 18.00


17567. Kelbaugh, Douglas S.: Repairing the American Metropolis Common Place Revisited.

Seattle & London: University of Washington Press, 2002. xvii+221 pp. 25 x 18 cm. Illustrated, in b&w, with plates, sketches, maps, charts, and diagrams. Bibliography. Index. Pictorial matt card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. A stimulating study. "An indispensable book." 15.00


17387. Knight of Glin, David J. Griffin, Nicholas K. Robinson.: Vanishing Country Houses of Ireland.

Dublin: Irish Architectural Archive and The Irish Georgian Society, 1989. Second edition. 161 pp. 29 x 26 cm. 195 b&w photographs. Gold-blocked green boards. In very good condition, in a very good dustwrapper. This sad litany of architectural and historic loss only covers the Republic of Ireland and does not include Northern Ireland. An important study. 18.00


16402. Kulash, Walter M.: Residential Streets.

Washington: Urban Land Institute, 2002. Third edition. 76 pp. 28 x 21.5 cm. Illustrated with plans and photographs. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 15.00


18231. Laganside Corporation: Turning the tide for Belfast Laganside Corporation1989-2007.

Belfast: Laganside Corporation, 2007. 119 pp. 31x 25 cm. 126 illustrations in colour. Map. Gold-blocked blue boards, in very good condition, in a vg dustwrapper. Details and illustrates the work of the Laganside Development Corporation. 15.00


18727. Larmour, Paul: Belfast An Illustrated Architectural Guide.

Belfast: Friars Bush Press,1987. xii + 120 pp. 29.5 x 22 cm. Profusely illustrated in b&w, and with 20 coloured plates. Pictorial card covers, in very good condition. An excellent record of of the rich heritage of buildings and architectural interest in Belfast. 18.00


7956. Larmour, Paul: The Architectural Heritage of Malone and Stranmillis.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 1991. 20.5 by 15 cms. 186 pp. An excellent record of of the rich heritage of buildings and architectural interest in this area of South Belfast. Profusely illustrated. Pictorial card covers. In very good condition, almost as new . 10.00


17074. Lawrence, David and Ann Wilson: The Cathedral of Saint Fin Barre at Cork William Burgess in Ireland.

Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2006. 200 pp. 25 x 19 cm. 120 illustrations, many in colour, and including plans and contemporary documents. Notes. Index. Bibliography. Silver-blocked black boards, in a very good dustwrapper. In very good condition, almost as new. 45.00


17059. Leask, Harold G.: Irish Churches and Monastic Buildings I The First Phases and the Romanesque.

Dundalk: Dundalgan Press, 1955. First edition. 173 pp. 24.5 x 18 cm. The first volume of a classic three-volume work, the three volumes first published in 1955, 1958, and 1960 respectively. 20 plates, and 100 plans and drawings in text. Index. Gold-blocked black boards, in dustwrapper. The book is in very good condition. The dw has been neatly repaired with peelable tape. 45.00


17577. Leask, Harold G.: Irish Churches and Monastic Buildings I The First Phases and the Romanesque.

Dundalk: Dundalgan Press, 1955. First edition. 173 pp. 24.5 x 18 cm. The first volume of a classic three-volume work, the three volumes first published in 1955, 1958, and 1960, respectively. 20 plates, and 100 plans and drawings in text. Index. Gold-blocked black boards, no dustwrapper. Old removed sellotape residual marks on the endpapers, where a taped dw has been removed. The book is in fair/poor condition. 20.00


17058. Leask, Harold G.: Irish Churches and Monastic Buildings II Gothic Architecture to A.D. 1400.

Dundalk: Dundalgan Press, 1966. Second impression 1967. 162 pp. 24.5 x 18 cm. The second volume of a classic three-volume work, the three volumes first published in 1955, 1958, and 1960 respectively. 28 plates, and 77 plans and drawings in text. Index. Gold-blocked black boards, no dw. Slight cockling to front pastedown, o/w the book is in very good condition. 35.00


17060. Leask, Harold G.: Irish Churches and Monastic Buildings III Medieval Gothic The last phases.

Dundalk: Dundalgan Press W. Tempest, Ltd, 1960. First edition. 190 pp. 24.5 x 18 cm. The third volume of a classic three-volume work, the three volumes first published in 1955, 1958, and 1960 respectively. 29 plates, and 81 plans and drawings in text. Index. Gold-blocked black boards, in dustwrapper. The book is in very good condition. The dw has been neatly repaired with peelable tape. 55.00


10466. Lever Brothers: The Story of Port Sunlight A Souvenir for Visitors in Golden Jubilee Year 1888-1938.

Lever Brothers Ltd. Port Sunlight January 1938. 21 by 26 cms. 44 pp. illustrated, card covers, covers a little dusty otherwise in very good condition. Levers established their soap factory at Port Sunlight and built alongside it a model village for workers, which in 1938 had 1500 homes and 6000 residents. They even ran a seaside holiday camp for workers. An important town planning initiative. 18.00


10107. Lincoln, Colm: Dublin as a Work of Art.

Dublin: O'Brien Press 1992. 224 pp. illustrated with photographs by Alan O'Connor, hardback, with v.g. dustwrapper. Three chapters cover The Quays, Gardiner's Dublin and Town and Gown. A topographical odessey, forming a narrative of how Dublin came to be what it is today. 12.00


6339. Llewelyn Davies: Safer Places The Planning System and Crime Prevention.

London: HMSO 2004. 107 pp. illustrated, maps, plans. This good practice guide sets out how the planning system is able to deliver well-designed and safe places. The guide builds on and complements Government urban design and crime reduction objectives and guidance including Secured by Design. 18.50


1468. Loeber Rolf: A Biographical Dictionary of Architects in Ireland 1600-1720.

London: John Murray, 1981. 127pp. d.w. v.g. This was a major achievment in the study of Irish architects and architecture. A lateral extension of Colvin's Biographical Dictionary of British Architects. 10.00


17538. Lucy, William H. and David L. Phillips: Tomorrow's Cities, Tomorrow's Suburbs.

Chicago: Planners Press American Planning Association, 2006. xxi + 354 pp. 24.5 x 17.5 cm. Ten figures. 38 tables. 15 Maps. Notes. Index. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 18.00


16408. Lukez, Paul: Suburban Transformations.

New York: Princeton Architectural Publications, 2007. 191 pp. 28 x 21.2 cm. A work of theory and a practical tool for suburban community planning. Profusely illustrated with maps, plans, photographs and drawings. Index. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 20.00


17496. Lyle, Royster, and Pamela Hemenway Simpson: The Architecture of Historic Lexington.

Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, Historic Lexington Foundation, 1980. Second printing. xi + 314 pp. 25.5 x 24.5 cm. 376 illustrations, in b&w. Photographs by Sally Munger Mann. Plans. Overlays to allow comparison of original and present state of some buildings. Gold-blocked grey boards, in very good condition, in a good dustwrapper. 20.00


16978. Mac Namara, Aiofe: Bungalow Blitz Another History of Irish Architecture.

Banff, Canada: the Banff Centre, 2006. 176 pp. 21.5 x 16 cm. Compares the impact of bungalow blitz in Canada and Ireland, particularly south-west Donegal. Profusely illustrated. Pictorial semi-matt card covers, in very good condition. Almost as new. 15.00


13012. MacRae, Marion and Anthony Adamson: Hallowed Walls Church Architecture of Upper Canada.

Toronto: Clarke, Irwin & Company, 1975. 304 pp. 26.5 x 21.5 cm. illustrated, drawings plans, hardback, in a very good dustwrapper. There is a small library type label to the bottom of the dustwrapper spine but no other sign of library usage. In very good condition. A comprehensive, well illustrated architectural study. 12.00


17568. Madanipour, Ali: Public and Private Spaces of the City.

London & New York: Routledge, 2003. 264 pp. 23 x 15.5 cm. Profusely illustrated with b&w plates. Bibliography. Index. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. A stimulating study. 25.00


17115. Manchester City Art Galleries: Heaton Hall Manchester Bicentenary Exhibition 1772-1972.

Manchester: Manchester City Art Galleries, 1972. 119 pp. 22.5 x 18 cm. A catalogue of the contents, and history of the house, owned since 1906 by Manchester Corporation. "The finest eighteenth-century building in the City." Copiously illustrated in colour and b&w. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition. 12.00


8908. Maples.: A Short Discursion on Beautiful Furnishings also an indication of Maple's Services in the making of Homes of rare charm and fine taste.

London: Maples & Co. n.d. c.1930. 29 by 23 cms.n.p. c.22 pp. six cold mounted coloured plates, 18.5 by 14 cms. and other illustrations. The modern rooms are all in Art Deco style. Other rooms in a period style. Grey paper covers with Maple's crest in glt on the cover. In very good condition. 55.00


7163. Martin, David: Glasgow Heritage Caring for the city's listed buildings and conservation areas.

Glasgow: City of Glasgow District Council, 1987. 17 pp, 30 x 21 cm. Seven line drawings. Silver-on-gray pictorial covers. Mint. 10.00


17146. McCullough Mulvin Architects: The Long Room Hub at Trinity College Dublin.

Kinsale: Gandon Editions, 2010. 48 pp. 23 x 25 cm. Profusely illustrated, largely in colour. Pictorial boards. In very good condition. A sensitive architectural insertion into a much-loved eighteenth-century context. 20.00


18748. McCullough, Niall and Valerie Mulvin: A Lost Tradition The Nature of Architecture in Ireland.

Dublin: Gandon Editions, 1987. 121 pp. 29.5 x 29 cm. 696 illustrations, drawings, and plans. Bibliography. Index. Gold-blocked black boards, in very good condition, in a slightly shelfworn dustwrapper. This was something of a groundbreaking book when it appeared, but it was never reprinted, and is now fairly scarce. 100.00


18488. McDermott,Matthew J.: Ireland's Architectural Heritage An Outline History of Irish Architecture.

Dublin: Folens & Co. Ltd, 1975. 200 pp. 24 x 18.5 cm. Profusely illustrated. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. Pictorial matt card covers. Sun-fading to covers, otherwise in good condition. 12.00


18688. McGarry, Marion: The Irish Cottage History, Culture and Design.

Dublin: Orpen Press, 2017. 106 pp. 22 x 21.5 cm. Profusely illustrated, in colour and b&w. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition. 12.00


15753. McKinstry, Robert, Richard Oram, Roger Weatherup, Primrose Wilson.: The Buildings of Armagh.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 1992. xviii+217 pp. 21 x 15 cm. Profusely illustrated. Folding map. Pictorial glazed card covers. Autographed on the title page by Primrose Wilson. In very good condition. 8.00


16781. McParland, Edward: Public Architecture in Ireland 1680-1760.

New Haven & London: Yale University Press, 2001. ix + 241 pp. 34 x 25.5 cm. The ultimate book on Dublin Georgian public buildings. Beautifully-illustrated. 256 plates, many coloured. Silver-blocked gray boards, in dw. Both the book and the dw are in very good condition. 25.00


14903. McSheffrey, Gerald: Planning Derry Planning and Politics in Northern Ireland

Liverpool University Press 2000. 24.5 by 17 cms. xvi+136 pp. illustrated, softback, in very good condition. The story of the 1968 Regional Plan. 10.00


18056. Miller, Mervyn: Hampstead Garden Suburb Arts and Crafts Utopia?

Chichester: Phillimore & Co. Ltd, 2006. viii + 280 pp. 28 x 21 cm. Portrait frontispiece. 152 illustrations, including maps, and 42 coloured plates. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Gold-blocked green boards, in very good condition, in a v.g. dustwrapper. Unpackaged weight 1,300g. 35.00


16887. Monod-Bruhl, Odette: Indian Temples.

London: Oxford University Press,1955. Second edition, reprinted. xii+132+12.pp. 25 x 18.5 cm. 135 photographs chosen and annotated by Odette Monod-Bruhl with a preface by Sylvain Levi. Black-blocked brown binding strip, and pictorial covers. In very good condition. 10.00


8204. Morley, Deirdre: Look Liverpool Images of a Great Seaport.

Liverpool: Light Impressions 1985. 29.5 by 21 cms 100 pp. phographs in colour by Alex Laing., card covers, covers a little dusty, small tear at top of spine, no loss, but otherwise in good condition. Great photos of the city's buildings.. 10.00


11167. Morris, Richard and Hoverd, Ken: The Buildings of Chester.

Stroud: Alan Sutton Publishing 1993. 122 pp. illustrated, softcovers in very good condition. A useful well presented architectural tour of the city which provides an insight into its history and planning. 12.00


18055. Mowl, Timothy and Brian Earnshaw: An Insular Rococo Architecture, Politics and Society in Ireland and England,1710-1770.

London: Reaktion Books Ltd, 1999. ix + 358 pp. 25.5 x 20 cm. 169 illustrations. References. Gazetteer. Bibliography. Index. Gold-blocked green boards, in very good condition, in a vg dustwrapper. Unpackaged weight 1,200g. 20.00


18264. Moynet, MJ: L'Envers Du Theatre Machines et Decorations.

Paris: Librairie Hachette et Cie., 1874. Deuxieme edition. 292 pp. 18.5 x 12.5 cm. Illustre de 60 vignettes sur bois par l'auteur. Gold blocked brown boards. The rear endpaper has an old written list of Technologie Theatrale, with English translation of the meaning, e.g. "Manger les cotelettes" - to obtain a triumph & gain applause. Minor light spotting in places, and wear to upper spine extremity, otherwise in good condition. 25.00


18667. Mulligan, Kevin V.: The Buildings of Ireland, South Ulster Armagh, Cavan and Monaghan.

New Haven, London: Yale University Press, 2013. xix + 634pp. 22.5 x 12.5 cm. 121 coloured plates. Maps, plans, and drawings in text. Gold-blocked green boards, in very good condition, in a v.g. dustwrapper. Almost as new. 20.00


15770. Murray, Patrick: Church of St Peter & Paul Athlone An Illustrated History and Guide.

Athlone: St Peter and St Paul's Parish Forum, 2007. 224 pp. 32 x 24.5 cm. A record of the building of this very large church, in its social context. A beautifully produced and illustrated book, profusely illustrated in colour and b&w. Gold-blocked black boards, very good in a v.g.dustwrapper. Author's signature on half-title, and dedication on the title page. A heavy book which will need extra postage. 30.00


18691. Nolen, John: New Towns for Old Achievements in Civic Improvement in Some American Small Towns and Neighbourhoods.

Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press, 2005. A reprint of the 1927 edition. cxv + 228 pp. 20.5 x 14 cm. New introduction by Charles D. Warren. Profusely illustrated. Black-blocked tan boards, in very good condition, in a very good dustwrapper. 15.00


17189. Nolen, John: Replanning Small Cities Six Typical Studies.

New York: B. W. Huebsch, 1912. 218 pp. 25.5 x 17.5 cm. The cities studied are: Roanoke (Virginia), San Diego (California), Mont Clair (New Jersey), Glen Ridge (New Jersey), Reading (Pennsylvania), and Madison (Wisconscin). 44 illustrations. Black-blocked grey boards, with a blue binding strip. No dustwrapper. The spine is a little sunfaded and the spine extremities are rubbed, otherwise in very good condition. There is a tipped-in note that 2 plates have been omitted from the published list, and there is a small, folded, four-page outline of an illustrated lecture, with lantern slides, by Nolen, on Town and City Planning. On the half title is an inscription: "To Mr David A. Chart with kind regards from Icbel Aberdeen Feb. 24 1914." This is Lady Aberdeen. Lord Aberdeen had been Governor General of Canada, and was twice Lord Lieutenant of Ireland. Lady Aberdeen was a tireless worker in many good and charitable causes, particularly health and social wefare, as well as women's rights. During their second tenure in Dublin, from 1906 to 1915, Lady Aberdeen was President of the Housing and Town Planning Association of Ireland. She was a keen advocate of housing improvement. This book is, therefore, an important indication of Lady Aberdeen's involvement in the improvement of working-ckass housing. And Mr David A Chart was Dr DA Chart, the first Keeper of the Public Records of Northern Ireland. 150.00


13397. Norman Macnaughton & Sons Ltd.: Norman Macnaughton & Sons Ltd.

Belfast: Norman Macnaughton & Sons Ltd., c1920/1930. 6 pp. 22.5 x 28 cm. An illustrated catalogue of fireplace designs, three coloured. Covers dusty but otherwise in very good condition. Nice Art Deco item. 35.00


16101. Novotny, Kamil and Emanuel Poche: The Charles Bridge of Prague.

Prague: The Prague Publishing House, 1947. 156 pp. 21.5 x 15.5 cm. Illustrated with full-page photographs and folding panoramas of historic views. Gold-blocked blue boards. In very good condition, in a good dustwrapper. A very nice production of one of the many glories of Prague. 20.00


11656. O'Neill, Brendan editor.: Irish Cathedrals Churches and Abbeys.

London: Caxton editions 2002. 29.5 by 20.5. 151 pp. illustrated, with an introductory essay by James Stevens Curl. Hardback, in a very good dustwrapper, almost as new. A valuable survey with a useful overview by Curl. 10.00


6906. Oram, Richard: Expressions of Faith - Ulster's Church Heritage.

Newtownards: Colourpoint, 2001. 136 pp. 26 x 21 cm. Illustrated in colour and b&w. Covers the nine counties of the traditional province of Ulster. Pictorial laminated card covers. Very slight bumping to outside front corners, o/w good. 10.00


17521. Oram, Richard and Dawson Stelfox: Traditional Buildings in Ireland Home Owners Handbook Featuring The Mourne Homesteads Experience.

Newcastle, Co Down: Mourne Heritage Trust, 2004. 112 pp. 28 x 21.5 cm. Profusely illustrated, in colour. Lots of ground plans. Semi-matt card covers. Minor shelfwear, otherwise in very good condition. A valuable and well-illustrated study, relevant to individuals or groups, interested in the conservation and reuse of traditional buildings in Ireland. 30.00


13032. Page, Michael and Robert Ingpen: Colonial South Australia, Its People and Buildings.

Melbourne: J M Dent 1985. 27 by 30.5 cm. 88 pp. illustrated by Ingpen. hardback, in a dustwrapper. The dustwrapper is sunfaded and and there is a little edgewear to rear. The boards are also sunfaded, otherwise in good condition. 10.00


14952. Pakenham, Valerie.: The Big House in Ireland.

London: Cassell & Co, 2005. Reprint. First published 2000. 192 pp. 24.5 x 16 cm. Special photography by Thomas Pakenham. Bibliography. Index. Gold-blocked green boards, in very good condition, in a very good dw. Near-mint condition. A very attractive book. Unpackaged weight 1,250g. 16.50


17494. Parissien, Steven: The English Railway Station.

London: English Heritage, 2014. 164 pp. 28 x 22.5 cm. Profusely illustrated, in colour and b&w. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Silver-blocked black boards, in very good condition, in a very good dustwrapper. A useful study. 15.00


17503. Parson, H. and Building Design Partnership: Mid-Down Area A Planning Statement.

Downpatrick: Down County Council, 1972. Produced for Down County Council. 77 pp. 30 x 22 cm. Sixteen maps. Pictorial glazed card covers, in a black plastic spiral binding as issued, in very good condition. These early planning documents are now scarce but they help us to understand the continuity of particular proposals in an area. 20.00


16108. Patton, Marcus: Central Belfast A Historical Gazatteer.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 1993. xiii+354 pp. 21x 15.5 cm. An architectural survey of central Belfast. Fascinating illustrations and maps. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition. 20.00


8889. Pearson, Peter: Peter Pearson's Decorative Dublin.

Dublin: The O'Brien Press 2002. 28.5 by 22 cms. 158 pp. illustrated, very good in a v.g. dustwrapper. A record and celebration of the city's decorative detail in iron brick, stone, glass, plaster, terracotta, wood, stucco, fanlights, doors, windows etc etc. 16.50


17555. Phelps, Nicholas A, Nick Parsons, Dimitris Ballas, and Andrew Dowling: Post-Suburban Europe Planning and Politics at the Margins of Europe's Capital Cities.

Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006. xiii + 233 pp. 22 x 14 cm. Illustrated, in b&w, with plates, maps, and diagrams. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Pictorial semi-matt boards. The top corners of the boards are slightly bumped, otherwise in very good condition. A useful reference tool. 12.00


16213. Philips, Randal: The House Improved.

London: Country Life, 1931. First edition. viii+144 pp. 24 x 17 cm. Profusely illustrated, in the style of the 1920s. Plans, drawings, and elevations. Blue cloth boards, no dustwrapper. Spine professionally relaid. Spine and boards a bit faded and rubbed, but internally tight and good. An interesting study showing some quite sensitive inmprovemts or alterations, along with some element of tearing out original features and replacing them with something "modern". Still useful as a compendium of ideas and examples. 12.00


4164. Phillips, Randal: The 1000 House.

London, Country Life 1st ed. 1928 144 pp, illustrated, new spine professionally laid down, small tear on one page, no loss. Building a house for a maximum of 1000. 15.00


14561. Pinkerton, J.B.: The Heat Pump Its Practical Application.

London: Princes Press Ltd., 1949. 257pp. 24 x 16.5 cm. Copiously illustrated with plates, tables, diagrams, and graphs, and bibliography and index. Gold-blocked green boards. No dw. Very good condition. 10.00


18785. Pogany, Gabor: Nemzeti Oroksegunk Templomok A Tortenelmi Magyarorszagriol. Our National Heritage: Churches in Historical Hungary. Unser Nationales Erbe Kirchen Des Historischen Ungarn.

Budapest: Publi-City 1995. 30.5 x 24 cm. 223 pp. illustrated in colour, gold blocked blue boards, in a very good dustwrapper, in very good condition. Text in Hungarian, English and German. This covers the larger area of Historical Hungary. 50.00


15772. Port, M. H.: Imperial London Civil Government Building in London 1851-1915.

New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1995. 344 pp. 29 x 25 cm. A most comprehensive study. 293 illustrations, Plans, Appendices, Bibliography, Notes, and Index. Gold-blocked blue boards, very good in a very good dustwrapper. A heavy book which will need extra postage. 30.00


18050. Prelovsek, Damjan: Joze Plecnik 1872-1957 Architectura Perennis.

New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1997. Translated from the German by Patricia Crampton and Eileen Martin. 332 pp. 28.5 x 23.5 cm. 348 illustrations, many in colour. Notes. Indexes. Gold-blocked black boards, in very good condition, in a very good dustwrapper. Apparently scarce. Plecnik was one of the most brilliant and gifted architects of the twentieth century. He created a highly original and independent architectural language. This has become increasingly appreciated today. This is a very impressive study of his life and work. Unpackaged weight 1,800g. 95.00


8668. Proctor, E.R. and Joseph Molloy: Belfast Scenery in Thirty Views 1832.

Belfast: Linen Hall Library, 1983. A facsimile edition. 23 x 31.5 cm. No pagination. 30 full-page acquatint plates, and 11 pages of commentary, showing houses around Belfast. Modern commentary by Fred Heatley and Hugh Dixon, covering both architecture and family history of the houses. Gold-blocked green boards, in very good condition, in a very good dustwrapper. These are among the earliest views of the landscape around Belfast. Houses illustrated include Ormeau, Ballyleidy (Clandeboye), Belvoir, Bangor Castle, Crawfordsburn, Purdysburn, Suffolk, Rockport, Seaview, Lakefield, Oldpark, Wheatfield, Merville, Cultra, Ligoniel, Rathgael, Drum House, Glenburne, Whitehouse, Lambeg House, Seymour Hill, and Richmond. 30.00


18782. Reeves-Smith, Terence and Richard Oram editors.: Avenues to the Past Essays Presented to Sir Charles Brett on his 75th Year.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society 2003. 29 by 22 cms. 365 pp. illustrated, gilt blocked green boards in a very good dustwrapper. 27 essays on historic buildings, conservation, architectural and garden history and the history of the arts. In very good condition, almost as new. This is a large and heavy book. Overseas shipping will require extra postage. 22.00


14692. Robertson, Manning and Davidge, W. R.: Town Planning in Ireland.

Dublin: The Irish Association, 1944. Irish Association Pamphlets on Irish Affairs No. 2. 38 pp. 18.5 x 12 cm. Post War planning recomendations for Dublin and Belfast. Four maps. Matt card covers, dusty. Previous owner's name and address neatly written at top of title page. 20.00


18177. Robertson, Manning and NK Robertson: Approach to Architecture.

London: Edward Arnold & Co., 1948. 164 pp. 22 x 14 cm. 43 illustrations. 23 plates. Silver-blocked blue boards, in very good condition, in a slightly-worn dustwrapper. Robertson practised as an architect in Ireland. 10.00


17573. Rodwell, Warwick: The Archaeology of Churches.

Stroud: Tempus, 2005. First edition. 224 pp. 25 x 17 cm. 106 illustrations, of which 30 are in colour. Bibliography. Index. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In good condition. A valuable study. 14.00


18668. Rowan, Alistair: The Buildings of Ireland North West Ulster The counties of Londondery, Donegal, Fermanagh and Tyrone.

London: Penguin Books, 1979. xix + 634 pp. 22.5 x 12.5 cm. 130 plates. Maps, plans, and drawings in text. Gold-blocked green boards, in a good dustwrapper. Former owner's signature neatly written on ffep, o/w in good condition. 10.00


11368. Rowland, Kurt: A History of the Modern Movement Art Architecture Design.

New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold 1973. 26.5 by 21.5 cms.240 pp. illustrated, softcovers, in good condition. A classic study, still useful, though all the illustrations are in monochrome. 15.00


15259. Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland: Irish Architectural Review, Volume 2, 2000.

Dublin: Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland, 2000. 168 pp. 22 x 25 cm. Profusely illustrated. Pictorial glazed card covers. Previous owner's name on title page, and a couple of light corner creases to covers, otherwise good. 10.00


16413. Ryan, Zoe: The Good Life New Public Spaces for Recreation.

New York: Van Alen Institute, 2006. Unpaginated, (c120pp). 24 x 18.5 cm. Coloured illustrations. Pictorial matt card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 15.00


14659. Rykert, Joseph: Vittorio Gregotti & Associates.

New York Rizzoli 1996. 28.5 by 22 cms.285 pp. illustrated, plans hardback, in a very good dustwrapper, almost as new. 18.00


18216. Schmitz, Adrienne, et al: The New Shape of Suburbia Trends in Residential Development.

Washington: Urban Land Institute, 2003. 221 pp. 28 x 21.5 cm. Lavishly illustrated, in colour. Pictorial glazed card covers. Small corner crease to the bottom of the front cover, otherwise in very good condition. 10.00


10484. Sennett, A. R.: Garden Cities in Theory and Practice being an Amplification of a Paper on the Potentialities of Applied Science in a Garden City.

London; Bembrose and Sons 1905. In two volumes. vol. 1 xiv+557 pp. illustrated, plans, some folding, maps, Vol. 2, xi+pp. 559-1404+12. Green boards, in very good condition. Sennett, like Howard and Unwin was a strong advocate of the Garden City but seems largely forgotten, and neglected in the literature. This work is encyclopaedic in content. Contents of vol 1 are, Introductory, On the Laying Out of Garden Cities, Proposal for Plan of First Garden City, Garden City Dwellings and other Buildings, Life in a Garden City. Vol. 2 covers, The Sociological Aspect, Garden City Industries, Locomotion, Urban and Interurban, Garden Cities in their Relation to Agriculture, The Potentialities of Applied Science in a Garden City, and Conclusion. There is much interesting material in the book which is pertinent to many modern concerns, and which might be of interest to New Urbanists. 200.00


18783. Shaffrey, Patrick and Maura: Buildings of Irish Towns Treasures of Everyday Architecture.

Dublin: O'Brien Press, 1984. 127 pp. 30 x 21cm. A classic beautifully-illustrated study. Gold-blocked green boards, in a very good priceclipped dustwrapper. In very good condition, almost as new. 20.00


18460. Shaffrey, Patrick and Maura: Irish Countryside Buildings Everyday Architecture in the Rural Landscape.

Dublin: O'Brien Press, 1985. 128 pp. 30 x 21cm. A classic beautifully-illustrated study. Gold-blocked green boards, in a modestly shelfworn dustwrapper. In good condition. 20.00


1860. Shapland, H.P: Style Schemes in Antique Furnishing Interiors and Their Treatment.

London: 1909. Large format 30 by 25 cm. 71 pp. schemes designed by H. Pringuer Ben, profusely illustrated with black and white drawings, sections, plans and 2 colour plates.How to do an Adam Bedroom, a Georgian Library,a Jacobean Billiard Room and 11 other hisrtoric interiors. v.g. 10.00


11702. Shaw Hardware Company Limited Wolverhampton: Section 1 Locks and Builders' Hardware.

Wolverhampton: Shaw Hardware Company Limited,1930s. Copy No.1455 of this catalogue. 103 pp. 25 x 18.5 cm. Profusely illustrated. Matt blue boards and blue binding strip printed black. In very good condition. The Shaw Hardware Company's Belfast Agent was at 8 Skipper Street from at least 1914, but the premises were demolished by 1937 according to local street directories. Skipper Street largely vanished in the 1941 Blitz. This would seem to reinforce this being an interwar catalogue but one would need to check the Wolverhampton archives for precise years. Includes Rim, Gate, Dead, Brass Ship, and Mortice locks, night latches, rim latches, padlocks, brass and iron till and chest locks, cabinet locks, bag locks, rim keys and blanks, lock staples, eschutcheons, lock furniture, finger plates, sash fasteners and much much more. A nice item. 95.00


7368. Sheppard, E.: The Old Royal Palace of Whitehall.

London: Longmans Green and Co. 1902. xviii+415+40 pp. with 46 photogravure plates and other illustrations, a folding plan of Whitehall 1680. Spine professionally restored. Some foxing to the ffep and frontispiece plate, otherwise a good clean tight copy. 19.00


17412. Sheridan, Ronald and Anne Ross: Grotesques and Gargoyles Paganism in the Medieval Church.

Newton Abbot: David & Charles,1975. First edition. 177 pp. 27.5 x 22 cm. 155 illustrations in b&w. Bibliography. Index. Gold-blocked green boards. Foxing on half-title and title-page, o/w in good condition. 10.00


17442. Sloan & Davidson Limited: Sloan & Davidson Limited Architectural, Sanitary & General Ironfounders Carrick Foundry Standingley Leeds Illustrated Catalogue.

Leeds: Sloan & Davidson Limited, 1926. Fourth Edition. 271 pp. 37 x 28.5 cm. Aerial view of foundry. Contents. Index. Drawings and photographs of an amazing array of gutters, down pipes, heads, swan-necks, ridge plates, gratings, manhole covers, pavements, hot-water systems, spiral stairs, balausters, brackets, crestings, gates and railings, gate pillars, and columns. Illustrations include the entrance gates supplied to Leeds Grammar School and also Royal Hall, Harrogate; park shelters as erected in Leeds; panels for the fronts of Art-Deco buildings in London, including Mullard House; the Electric Power Station in leeds; and parapets for bridges on Indian State Railways. Silver-blocked black boards. The boards show some edgewear and rubbing, and the spine extremities are worn. Bookplate for Charles Howroyd, 5/7 Clarence street, Bradford. Internally in good condition. 125.00


8202. Snodin, Michael editor.: Karl Fredrick Schinkel A Universal Man.

New Haven: Yale University Press in assoc. with The V. & A. 1991 27.5 by 24.5 cms.xii+218 pp illustrated, paperback, in very good condition. Schinkel was one of the most brilliant and influential architects and designers of the nineteenth century 15.00


18220. Somerville-Large, Peter: The Irish Country House A Social History

London: Sinclair Stevenson, 1995. xi + 373 + (11) pp. 25.5 x 19.5 cm. 55 b&w and 54 colour illustrations. Gold-blocked green boards, in very good condition, in a vg dustwrapper. A heavy book: 1,600g, and overseas shipping will require extra postage. 20.00


18786. Sonne, Wolfgang: Representing the State Capital City Planning in the Early Twentieth Century.

Munich, Berlin, London, New York 2003. 24 x 17 cm. 367 pp. illustrated, plans, hardcover, no d.w as issuesd. In very good condition, almost as new. Covers, Washington, Berlin, Canberra, New Delhi annd the proposed World Centre of Communication. 23.00


17553. Southworth, Michael and Eran Ben-Joseph: Streets and the Shaping of Towns and Cities.

Washington, Covelo, London: Island Press, 2009. ix + 198 pp. 23 x 18.5 cm. Profusely illustrated with plates, maps, layouts, and tables. Chronology of streets standards. Bibliography. Notes. Index. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition. A useful reference tool. 10.00


16351. Spreiregen, Paul D.: Urban Design: The Architecture of Towns and Cities.

New York: McGraw-Hill, 1965. x+243 pp. 28.5 x 22 cm. Profusely iillustrated with plans, maps, diagrams.and photographs. Notes, Bibliography, and Indexes. Silver-blocked black boards, in good condition, in slightly worn dustwrapper. 10.00


17470. Stalley, Roger A.: Architecture and Sculpture in Ireland.

Dublin: Gill and Macmillan,1971. 149 pp. 24 x 20.5 cm. 75 plates. 20 plans. Gold-blocked gray bpards. No dustwrapper. Ex- library, with a library stamp on the front pastedown, and a shelf-mark on spine, o/w in good condition. 10.00


15700. Steidle+Partner Hilmer & Sattler und Albrecht, Ortner & Ortner: Am Bavariapark Munchen.

Stuttgart: Edition Axel Menges, 2005. 59 pp. 30.5 x 29 cm. Thirty-six coloured Plates, and plans, maps, drawings, and perspectives. Gray-blocked gray boards, in a very good dustwrapper, almost as new. 20.00


16349. Steuteville, Robert, Philip Langdon, and others: New Urbanism: Comprehensive Report & Best Practices Guide.

Ithaca NY: New Urban Publications Inc., 2003. Third edition. Expanded and completely updated. Each section separately paginated. 28 x 21.5 cm. Profusely illustrated, with maps, plans, diagrams, tables, and photographs. Pictorial glazed card covers, in very good condition, almost as new. An essential publication for new urban studies. 30.00


18268. Stevenson, Greg: Palaces for the people/ prefabs in post-war britain.

London: Batsford, 2003. 240 pp. 16 x 16 cm. 172 illustrations, many in colour. Pictorial semi-matt card covers, in very good condition. 40.00


5033. Strange, T.A.: English Furniture, Decoration, Woodwork & Allied Arts, during the last half of the Seventeenth Century, the whole of the 18th Century, and the earlier part of the Nineteenth.

no publisher, no date. 28 by 22 cm. 368 pp. illustrated, original boards, with new spine and endpapers, a good tight copy of a major, superbly illustrated, reference book. 55.00


17566. Talen, Emily: New Urbanisn & American Planning The Conflict of Cultures.

London, New York: Routledge, 2006. x + 318 pp. 23.5 x 16 cm. Illustrated, in b&w, with plates, maps, charts, and diagrams. Bibliography. Index. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. A survey of the past hundred years of urbanist ideals. A stimulating study. 20.00


16384. Temple Bar Properties Limited: Temple Bar Lives A Record of the Architectural Framework Competition.

Dublin: Temple Bar Properties Limited, 1991. 68 pp. 29.5 x 23.5 cm. Illustrated with maps, plans, elevations, and artists' impressions. Pictorial matt card covers. In good condition. 20.00


17084. Terry, Quinlan: Quinlan Terry Selected Works.

London: Academy Editions, 1993. Architectural Monographs No 27. 143 pp. 28.5 x 21.5 cm. Lavishly illustrated with plates, drawings, details, sketches, and plans. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition. 14.00


8648. The Boston Society of Architects Committee on Historic Preservation: Our Vanishing Heritage and what to do about it.

Boston: The Boston Society of Architects, 1974. First edition. 16 pp. 28 x 21.5 cm. Thirty-six illustrations. Buildings on the ground; what is happening to them; and what needs to be done about it. In pictorial card covers. Good. 25.00


17498. The Prince's Foundation for the Built Environment: Tradition & Sustainability.

London: Compendium Publishing Limited, 2010. 208pp. 27 x 27 cm. Twelve essays. Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w. Glazed pictorial boards. The front board has some surface stress creases, possibly a publishing fault, otherwise in very good condition. Unpackaged weight 1600g. overseas shipping may incur increased costs. 14.50


16385. Thomas, Randall, editor: Sustainable Urban Design An Environmental Approach.

Abingdon: Spon Press, 2002 xi+212pp. 29.5 x 21 cm. Illustrated with maps, plans, elevations, isometrics, charts, tables, graphs, and artists' impressions. Pictorial matt card covers. In very good condition, almost as new. 20.00


3988. Thompson, A. Hamilton: Military Architecture in England during the Middle Ages.

Oxford University Press 1912. xxi +384 pp. illustrated by 200 photographs, drawings and plans.in full dark blue calf six panelled spine with gilt tooling, marbled edges and endpapers, college prize to H.C.Scott. Spine professionally relaid and restored, v.g. 32.00


12429. Turner, T. Hudson: Some Account of Domestic Architecture in England from Edward I. to Richard II. with notices of Foreign examples, and numerous illustrations of existing remains from original drawings.

Oxford: John Henry Parker 1853. 23 by 15 cms. 14+352 pp. illustrated, blue boards, textured cloth, blind stamped with gilt spine title, spine extremities repaired, internally tight, clean with most attractive architectural illustrations. In very good condition. The author died before this book was finished and it was completed and brought to publication by John Henry Parker. The overall history ran to four volumes. 30.00


15742. Ulster Architectural Heritage Society: Buildings at Risk Vol. 2.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, January 1995. 79 pp. 29.5 x 21 cm. A second catalogue of historic buildings at risk in Northern Ireland. Profusely illustrated. Pictorial matt card covers. Very good condition. 10.00


8356. Ulster Architectural Heritage Society: Buildings at Risk Vol. 5.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 1998. 99 pp. 29.5 x 21 cm. A fifth catalogue of historic buildings at risk in Northern Ireland. Profusely illustrated, mostly in b&w. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition. 10.00


6037. Ulster Architectural Heritage Society: Buildings at Risk Some Options & Solutions and a Review

Belfast: March 2000 120 pp. illustrated, paper covers. Very good, near mint. A look back to what has happened to historic buildings at risk in Northern Ireland, a selection of good schemes, and what still needs to be done 10.00


8205. Ulster Architectural Heritage Society: Buildings at Risk.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, Autumn 1993. 119 pp. 29.5 x 21 cm. The first catalogue of historic buildings at risk in Northern Ireland. Profusely illustrated, mostly in b&w. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition. 20.00


8682. Ulster Architectural Heritage Society: Parliament Buildings, Stormont The Building, Its Setting, Uses and Restoration.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 1999. 84 pp. 21 x 22 cm. Illustrated, paperback. An historical and architectural monograph on one of the more important public buildings erected in the inter-war period. Very good condition. 10.00


11699. Ulster Architectural Heritage Society: The Albert Memorial Clock.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society n.d. c.2002. 21 by 22 cms. 72 pp. illustrated, softcovers, in very good condition. Produced as one of the Ulster Building Series to commemorate the restoration of this much loved Belfast landmark. 15.00


7165. University of Pittsburg: Rooms with a View Achievements of the Nationality Committees and the Office of Cultural and Educational Exchange.

Pittsburg: University of Pittsburg, 1960. 46 pp, 29.5 x 22.5 cm. "The eighteen International Classrooms which circle the vaulted Commons Room of the University of Pittsburgh's Cathedral of Learning are rooms with a view, a view which encompasses all mankind." Each room is a tribute to one of the countries represented in the ethnic groups of Pittsburgh and is designed to reflect their culture in an earlier time. The rooms include Irish and English rooms. The book has 18 full-page reproductions of paintings showing the architectural elements of each room. Grey boards and cream buckram spine. Front board carries title blocked in gold. Some spotting to front board and slight damage to edge of rear board, and some clown has attached a postcard of The Cathedral of Learning to the ffep with a piece of sellotape. 6.00


17557. van Kempen, Ronald, Karien Dekker, Stephen Hall, and Ivan Tosics: Restructuring Large Housing Estates in Europe.

Bristol: The PolicyPress, 2005. xi + 380 pp. 23.5 x 15.5 cm. Illustrated with tables, graphs, maps, and diagrams. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition. 15.00


16430. Vance, James E.: The Continuing City Urban Morphology in Western Civilisation.

Baltimore: The John Hopkins University Press, 1990. xiv+534 pp. 23 x 19 cm. Revision of 1977 classic. Maps, tables, elevations, graphs, and Index. Pictorial glazed card covers. In very good condition. 12.00


13347. Veillette, John and White, Gary: Early Indian Village Churches Wooden Frontier Architecture in British Columbia.

Vancouver: British Columbia Press, 1977. xx+195 pp. 28 x 22.5 cm. Illustrated. Pictorial card covers. An important document in the history of British Columbia. In very good condition. 15.00


15379. Vuchic, Vukan R.: Transportation for Livable Cities.

New Jersey: Center for Urban Policy Research, 2000. xxiv+352 pp. 23.5 x 15.5 cm. Fifty-one photographs, five Tables, thirty-nine Figures, Bibliography, and Index. Gold-blocked green boards, very good in a good dustwrapper. 25.00


15229. Wagenaar, G.A. M. den Rutter, T. Ruimschotel, B. Lootsma, F. Palmboom, W. Maas, K. Brummel, J. de Graaf, et al.: Im Blickpunkt: Niederlande The Netherlands in Focus. Beispielhafte Ideen und Konzepte fur Stadt und Landschaft. Exemplary ideas and concepts for town and landscape.

Munchen: Callwey Verlag, 2002. 29.5 by 24 cms. 128 pp. Based on essays published in Topas European Landscape Magazine between 1993-2002. Text in German and English. A useful overview of contemporary Dutch landscape architecture. Illustrated. Pictorial card covers, in very good condition, almost as new. 20.00


16109. Warren, R.T.: Houses of R.T. Warren of Hayes Middlesex.

Middlesex: R.T. Warren, c1935 48 pp. 21 x 13.5 cm. An advertising booklet for R. T. Warren, a building firm started in the 1930s, and which built some 12,000 homes in west Middlesex. Houses for 600 upwards, a 50 deposit, and repayments of 15 shillings a week, interest at 5% - happy days. Twelve illustrations, and fascinating illustrated advertisements. Printed matt card covers. In very good condition. 20.00


17162. Watkin, David: The Age of Wilkins The Architecture of Improvement.

Cambridge: Fitzwilliam Museum, 2000. vi+58 pp. 28 x 21 cm. Exhibition for the Master and Fellows of Downing College, directed by Dr. David Watkin, Litt.D, F.S.A. 22 illustrations, in colour and b&w. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition. 15.00


6518. Weaver, Sir Lawrence: Gas Fires and Their Settings.

London: The Fanfare Press 1929. 26.5 by 22.5 cms. 64 pp. illustrated in monochrome with two coloured illustrations. The article is based on an address given to the British Conmmercial Gas Association. It is a review of the aesthetic development of the design and setting of gas fires. It was published in the Architectural Review in Feb.1929. An interesting period study. Old small dampstain to bottom of the rear board 15.00


10921. Weightman, Christine and Barnes, Anthony: Brussels Grote Markt to Common Market.

Brussels: Paul Legrain publisher 1976. 25.5 by 21 cms. 241 pp. illustrated, maps, hardcover, in good condition. A history of the city and its development. 10.00


2643. Williams-Ellis, Clough: On Trust for The Nation II.

London Paul Elek 1949. 165 pp. illustrated. d.w. A little spotting to ffep but otherwise v.g. A famous traditional architect writing his second volume about the National Trust and its lands and properties. 10.00


16973. Wise, Michael Z.: Capital Dilemma Germany's Search for a New Architecture of Democracy.

New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 1998. 190 pp. 23.5 x 16 cm. Berlin's history through its architecture. Sixty-five illustrations. Map. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Silver-blocked grey boards, in very good condition, in a very good dustwrapper. An important book. 10.00


16396. Wylie, Robin: Ulster Model Schools.

Belfast: Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, 1997. 48 pp. 21.5 x 21cm. These schools were built in the mid-nineteenth century as models for the new system of National Education in Ireland. Illustrated with plans, elevations, drawings, photographs, and interiors. Pictorial glazed card covers. The ffep is signed and dated by the author. The top corner of the ffep has been neatly removed, o/w in very good condition. A useful study. 15.00


15010. Yerbury, F.R.: Modern Dutch Buildings.

London: Ernest Benn, 1931. viii + 100 plates. 28 x 22 cm. Illustrated, hardback, no dustwrapper, spine professionally relaid. The yellow boards are aged and dusty but the book is internally very good. An influential book of the period, introducing architects like Oud, Berlage, Kramer, Dudok, Kuipers, Limburg and others. Dudok's Hilversum schools, for example, were an enormous influence on Belfast Schools architect R.S. Wilshere. A heavy book, may require extra postage. 35.00


17334. Zarnecki, George: English Romanesque Sculpture 1066-11140.

London: Alec Tiranti Ltd, 1951. 40 + (64) pp. 19 x 12.5 cm. 82 plates. White-blocked black boards, no dustwrapper. Boards show some staining and shelfwear. Small library bookplate on ffep, otherwise in fair/good condition. 15.00

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