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Timeless: Classic American Architecture for Contemporary Living Cover Image
$60.00
ISBN: 9781939621931
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Published: Oro Editions - December 15th, 2017

Award-winning architect Patrick Ahearn treats readers to an exclusive tour of the timeless classical homes he's created in some of New England's most affluent communities, along the way revealing the unique, site-sensitive philosophy, point of view and principles that allow him to seamlessly balance preservation with innovation and have made him one of the region's most sought-after and successful


The Architecture Reference & Specification Book Updated & Revised: Everything Architects Need to Know Every Day Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781631593796
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Published: Rockport Publishers - January 9th, 2018

Most architectural standards references contain thousands of pages of details, overwhelmingly more than architects need to know to know on any given day.


Open Enclosed: Donald Judd Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781940291215
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Published: Actar - December 1st, 2017

Taking "Specific Objects," the seminal text written by Judd in the mid-sixties, as the central theme, the author analyzes the artist's main concepts and his whole career from a new perspective: "what one seeks is an object that speaks of the world in which it is moving or of the world from which it is moving away.


Heavy Timber Structures: Creating Comfort in Public Spaces Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9780764354205
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Published: Schiffer Publishing - November 28th, 2017

In the triumvirate of dominant structural building materials--wood, metal, and masonry--each has its advantages, but none are as intertwined with the human spirit as wood. Thirty-five public buildings illustrate how heavy timber framing can address familiar programmatic issues such as structure, economics, aesthetics, and sustainability.


Architecture: A Visual History Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781465464682
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - November 21st, 2017

With over 500 images and 13 specially commissioned 3-D artworks identifying key structural and aesthetic features, this is a visual tour covering more than 350 of the world's greatest buildings of architectural styles.


Yesterday's Tomorrow: Disney's Magical Mid-Century Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781484737644
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Published: Disney Editions - November 14th, 2017

Yesterday's Tomorrow is a valentine to an era of optimism, relaxed lifestyle, and innovative design; a large-format, general audience book, illustrated with rarely seen art and photography of the mid-20th century reflecting the unique style that Walt Disney and his artists contributed to the era.


One Green Deed Spawns Another: Tales of Inspiration on the Quest for Sustainability Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780999487693
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Published: Olive Designs - November 30th, 2017

Code Check: An Illustrated Guide to Building a Safe House Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781631869020
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Published: Taunton Press - November 14th, 2017

Now you can gain access to the most up-to-date changes in the 2015 International Residential Code with the newly revised eighth edition of Code Check: An Illustrated Guide to Building a Safe House.


Nomadic Homes: Architecture on the Move Cover Image
By Philip Jodidio (Editor), Russ Gray (Illustrator)
$70.00
ISBN: 9783836562331
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Published: Taschen - December 28th, 2017

We Are All Nomads
Homes on the move around the world

Nomadic homes come in all shapes and sizes. They are for the wealthy and the poor, the trendy and the out-of-luck. Changing place of residence is an idea that is as old as humanity, for reasons of season, or, more recently, to better occupy leisure time.


Destination Architecture: The Essential Guide to 1000 Contemporary Buildings Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780714875354
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Published: Phaidon Press - November 27th, 2017

The definitive architecture travel guide that lets you visit 1,000 of today's most must-see contemporary buildings - whether at home or on the road


A Home Called New England: A Celebration of Hearth and History Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781493018468
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Published: Globe Pequot Press - November 15th, 2017

The Country House Library Cover Image
$55.00
ISBN: 9780300227406
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Published: Yale University Press - October 31st, 2017

Beginning with new evidence that cites the presence of books in Roman villas and concluding with present day vicissitudes of collecting, this generously illustrated book presents a complete survey of British and Irish country house libraries.


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