Category: Architecture

Sort

Showing 1-48 of 48

Image for The Mediaeval (Medieval) Builder and His Methods

The Mediaeval (Medieval) Builder and His Methods

By: Andrews, Francis B

Price: £32.00

Publisher: Oxford, OUP: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015483

Condition: Very Good


iv + 99pp, 2 appendices, 13 plates plus drawings in text. Gilt on dark green buckram, foxing to edges and on some pages but generally very light. Owners pencilled name to front endpaper otherwise a VG clean tight copy, rough cut fore-edge. A very nice copy of the scarce first edition. No dustwrapper. Includes a loose insert "With the Author's kind regards. 29th September 1925." View more info

Image for Painting Buildings in Watercolor (Watercolour)

Painting Buildings in Watercolor (Watercolour)

By: Barbour, Arthur J

Price: £12.00

Publisher: New York, Watson-Guptill Publications: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015812

ISBN: 0273002619

Condition: Very Good


143pp, index, bibliography, 127 b+w and 160 colour illustrations. Brown boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Includes 29 step-by-step demonstrations. View more info

Image for Compton Verney: A History of the House and Its Owners

Compton Verney: A History of the House and Its Owners

By: Bearman, Robert (Editor)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Stratford-upon-Avon, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021349

ISBN: 0904201031

Condition: Very Good


188pp, index, 59 plates, notes. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Compton Verney: A History of the House and Its Owners

Compton Verney: A History of the House and Its Owners

By: Bearman, Robert (Editor)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Stratford-upon-Avon, Shakespeare Birthplace Trust: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021414

ISBN: 0904201031

Condition: Very Good


188pp, index, 59 plates, notes. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Know the Landscape: Estates and the English Countryside. 'wealth, Rank And Ostentation in the Landscape'.

Know the Landscape: Estates and the English Countryside. 'wealth, Rank And Ostentation in the Landscape'.

By: Bettey, JH

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Batsford Ltd: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020802

ISBN: 071346710X

Condition: Very Good


160pp, index, notes, 74 illustrations. Softback, an excellent copy. This book discusses the effect which different kinds of estates have had on the landscape, particularly since the Norman Conquest and the clues to look for. View more info

Image for Fonts and Font Covers

Fonts and Font Covers

By: Bond, Francis

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Waterstone & Co Ltd: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 020747

ISBN: 0947752153

Condition: Very Good


xi + 351pp, bibliography, indexes, 434 photographs and drawings, 8 colour plates. Black boards, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Palmyra

Palmyra

By: Browning, Iain

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1979

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 019382

ISBN: 0701122668

Condition: Very Good


223pp, index, bibliography, glossary, 151 drawings and illustrations. Blue boards, light ageing only, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Palmyra

Palmyra

By: Browning, Iain

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021955

ISBN: 0701122668

Condition: Very Good


223pp, index, bibliography, 5 colour plates, 151 black and white illustrations, 4 maps. Blue boards, general light ageing, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Deco Delights. Preserving the Beauty and Joy of Miami Beach Architecture

Deco Delights. Preserving the Beauty and Joy of Miami Beach Architecture

By: Capitman, Barbara Baer

Price: £12.00

Publisher: New York, EP Dutton: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021499

ISBN: 0525483810

Condition: Very Good


116pp, bibliography, colour photographs throughout. Large format softback, light reading wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Concrete Regionalism: 4x4

Concrete Regionalism: 4x4

By: Catherine Slessor / Antoine Predock, Tadao Ando, Wiel Arets, Ricardo Legorreta

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022105

ISBN: 0500282277

Condition: Very Good


128pp, biographical notes, plans, colour photographs. Softback, a VG copy. This book combines the best features of the monograph and the thematic survey in an information-packed collage of images, ideas and architecture. It features 4 international architects and 4 innovative works, all working in concrete. View more info

Image for Studies in Ancient Art & Archaeology: The Art of Palmyra

Studies in Ancient Art & Archaeology: The Art of Palmyra

By: Colledge, Malcolm A. R.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021947

ISBN: 0500690030

Condition: Very Good


320pp, index, bibliography, notes, 66 line drawings, 150 photographs. Pale green boards, general browning to pages, overall a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Roman Bath Discovered

Roman Bath Discovered

By: Cunliffe, Barry W / Fulford, M.G.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul Books: 1984

Edition: Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022012

ISBN: 0710201966

Condition: Very Good


xvii + 232pp, index, 122 illustrations. Black boards, gift dedication from the author to front endpaper, light wear and ageing, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Stones of Witness: Church Architecture and Function

Stones of Witness: Church Architecture and Function

By: Cunningham, Colin

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Stroud, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020758

ISBN: 0750912251

Condition: Very Good


x + 214pp, index, sources and notes, over 100 photographs. Yellow boards, light foxing to edges, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Death and Architecture: An Introduction to Funerary and Commemorative Buildings in the Western European Tradition, with Some Consideration of Their Settings

Death and Architecture: An Introduction to Funerary and Commemorative Buildings in the Western European Tradition, with Some Consideration of Their Settings

By: Curl, James Stevens

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Stroud, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 2002

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 021904

ISBN: 0750928778

Condition: Very Good


xxviii + 415pp, index, bibliography, notes, 350 plates. Black boards, minor mark to page edges otherwise a VG copy in (slightest nick/loss in 1 place to spine head) dustwrapper. View more info

The Care and Conservation of Georgian Houses: A Maintenance Manual (Based on the Work of the Edinburgh New Town Conservation Committee)

By: Davey, Andy / Heath, Bob / Hodges, Desmond / Milne, Roy / Palmer, Mandy

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Architectural Press: 1980

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 022488

ISBN: 0851390978

Condition: Good+


225pp, index, bibliography, illustrated with photographs and drawings. Card covers, slight creasing/rubs to covers, slight creasing to tips of top corner of pages, general browning to contents, owner's initials to 1/2 title, a Good+ copy. Contents arranged under headings of:- General; Substructure; External Walls; Roofs; Internal Details; External Works. View more info

Image for Michael Graves: Buildings and Projects 1982-1989

Michael Graves: Buildings and Projects 1982-1989

By: Edited By Karen Vogel Nichols, Patrick J Burke and Caroline Hancock. Essays By Robert Maxwell and Christian Norberg-Schulz

Price: £35.00

Publisher: New York, Architecture Design and Technology Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015742

ISBN: 1854545531

Condition: Very Good


351pp, fully illustrated with photographs, drawings and plans, some in colour. Brown boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Very heavy book, extra shipping required to non-UK address. View more info

Image for Mary Emmerling's Beach Cottages: At Home by the Sea

Mary Emmerling's Beach Cottages: At Home by the Sea

By: Emmerling, Mary / Simpson, Jill Kirchner

Price: £10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Clarkson N Potter Publishers: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020274

ISBN: 0307338223

Condition: Very Good


224pp, index, colour photographs throughout. Blue boards, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Treasures of Coptic Art: In the Coptic Museum and Churches of Old Cairo

The Treasures of Coptic Art: In the Coptic Museum and Churches of Old Cairo

By: Gabra, Gawdat / Eaton-Krauss, Marianne

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Cairo, The American University in Cairo Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020414

ISBN: 977424933X

Condition: Very Good


xx + 284pp, index, bibliography, extensively illustrated in colour, featuring over 130 of the greatest treasues of the Coptic Museum. Black boards, light wear only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Very heavy, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

Image for Robert Stacy-Judd: Maya Architecture, the Creation of a New Style

Robert Stacy-Judd: Maya Architecture, the Creation of a New Style

By: Gebhard, David

Price: £20.00

Publisher: USA, Capra Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021502

ISBN: 0884963519

Condition: Very Good


166pp, index, bibliography, footnotes, photographs and illustrations, some in colour. Large format softback, light reading wear, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Twelfth Century Sculpture in the Cathedral of Autun

Twelfth Century Sculpture in the Cathedral of Autun

By: Grivot, Denis (Translated from the French By Gertie Bagage)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: S.A.E.P. Colmar-Ingersheim: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021954

Condition: Good


102pp, illustrated with drawings and photographs, some in colour. Pictorial boards, some marks/scuffing to front board, otherwise light wear only, a Good copy. View more info

Image for The Old Way of Seeing: How Architecture Lost Its Magic (and How to Get it Back)

The Old Way of Seeing: How Architecture Lost Its Magic (and How to Get it Back)

By: Hale, Jonathan

Price: £50.00

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin Co: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020366

ISBN: 0395605733

Condition: Very Good


xiii + 241pp, index, bibliography, notes, illustrated with photographs and drawings. Quarter-bound in black cloth over grey boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Flat signed by the author on title page. View more info

Image for Blenheim and the Churchill Family: A Personal Portrait

Blenheim and the Churchill Family: A Personal Portrait

By: Henrietta Spencer-Churchill with Alexandra Parsons

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Cico Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020867

ISBN: 1904991149

Condition: Very Good


224pp, index, illustrations throughout, many in colour, family trees to endpapers. Green boards, small edge rubs, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Dumbleton Hall: The Story of a Victorian Country House

Dumbleton Hall: The Story of a Victorian Country House

By: Hodges, John Richard

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Worcester, John Richard Hodges: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 020704

ISBN: 0993163807

Condition: Very Good


xiv + 353pp, 27 colour plates, fully illustrated. Softback, a VG clean tight copy. Signed by the author on title page. Fascinating history of Dumbleton Hall near Winchcombe. View more info

Image for The Country House Described: An Index to the Country Houses of Great Britain and Ireland

The Country House Described: An Index to the Country Houses of Great Britain and Ireland

By: Holmes, Michael

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Winchester, St Paul's Bibliographies: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021587

ISBN: 0906795397

Condition: Very Good


viii + 328pp, bibliography, illustrations. Grey boards, slight bumping to corners, light ageing, overall a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Artists' Oxford

Artists' Oxford

By: Horton, Malcolm

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Kent, Contemporary Watercolours Limited: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019241

ISBN: 0952648032

Condition: Very Good


111pp, full page colour reproductions with text opposite. Excellent copy in pictorial boards. Beautiful illustrations by a number of artists, Cliff Bayly, Jane Carpanini, John Doyle, Dennis Flanders, Ken Howard, Ken Messer, William Matthison, Hubert Pragnell and Dennis Roxby Bott. Also includes short biographical piece about each artist and the author. View more info

Image for Monuments in the Landscape Volume X: Castles and Bishops Palaces of Pembrokeshire

Monuments in the Landscape Volume X: Castles and Bishops Palaces of Pembrokeshire

By: Hull, Lise

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Herefordshire, Logaston Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019232

ISBN: 1904396313

Condition: Very Good


xiii + 226pp, map, references, plans, black and white photographs. Softback, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Late Helladic Citadels on Mainland Greece (Monumenta Graeca et Romana Volume IV)

Late Helladic Citadels on Mainland Greece (Monumenta Graeca et Romana Volume IV)

By: Iakovidis, Spyros E

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Leiden, EJ Brill: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020363

ISBN: 9004065717

Condition: Very Good


xiv + 117pp + 77 plates at rear, 20 plans, 14 drawings in text, notes, index. Large softback, a few marks, light edge rubbing/creasing, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Buildings of Empire

Buildings of Empire

By: Jackson, Ashley

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021399

ISBN: 0199589380

Condition: Very Good


xvii + 317pp, index, bibliography, notes, 38 illustrations, 12 plates. Burgundy boards, light wear only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Compton Verney Handbook

Compton Verney Handbook

By: Jenkins, Dr Susan (Compiler)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Warwickshire, Compton Verney House Trust: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021401

ISBN: 095465451X

Condition: Very Good


192pp, bibliography, glossary, illustrations throughout, some folding. Softback, very light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Behind the Castle Gate: From Medieval to Renaissance

Behind the Castle Gate: From Medieval to Renaissance

By: Johnson, Matthew

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022264

ISBN: 0415258871

Condition: Very Good


xix + 209pp, index, bibliography, glossary, illustrations. Black boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

The Railway Stations of Western Canada: An Architectural History

By: Martin, J. Edward

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Canada, Studio E: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022483

ISBN: 0920716008

Condition: Very Good


x + 118pp, indexes, bibliography, notes, 112 illustrations. Black boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Useful reference for the railway modeller. View more info

Image for Stained Glass of Canterbury Cathedral

Stained Glass of Canterbury Cathedral

By: Michael, MA (With a Chapter By Sebastian Strobl, Head of Stained Glass Conservation)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Scala Publishers Ltd: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015692

ISBN: 1857593391

Condition: Very Good


224pp, index, bibliography, fully illustrated in colour. Blue boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. The author explains the imagery and historical context of the featured stained glass. Very heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. View more info

Image for Josef Hoffmann Designs

Josef Hoffmann Designs

By: Noever, Peter (Editor)

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Munich, Prestel: 1992

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 018938

ISBN: 3791312294

Condition: Very Good


331pp, 505 illustrations of which 245 are in colour, index, bibliography, illustrated catalogue in 5 sections, with narratives by various contributors, plus 3 additional essays including a biography by Brigitte Huck. This is the revised and expanded edition of the original German publication. Red boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Published in association with MAK - Austrian Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna. View more info

Image for The Architecture of George Pace

The Architecture of George Pace

By: Pace, Peter

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Batsford: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021761

ISBN: 0713462736

Condition: Very Good


288pp, working drawings, index, 435 illustrations, some in colour, notes, list of architectural works. Black boards, light bumping to spine base, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Although primarily a detailed account of the work of George G Pace, it is also a study of the fundamentals of ecclesiastical architecture, in terms of new buildings, restoration and furnishings. Heavy book, extra shipping will be required to non-UK address. View more info

Image for Heathfield Park: A Private Estate and a Wealden Town

Heathfield Park: A Private Estate and a Wealden Town

By: Pryce, Roy

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Heathfield, Roy Pryce: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021700

ISBN: 0952809303

Condition: Very Good


204pp, index, notes, illustrations, endpaper map. Blue boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. The story of Heathfield Park and the nearby village. View more info

Image for Romanesque Architecture in Italy

Romanesque Architecture in Italy

By: Ricci, Corrado

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Ltd: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022077

Condition: Very Good


xxvii + 260pp, literature, 350 black and white photographs. Green boards, decorated gilt title panel to front board, and similar to spine, green cloth boards, rough cut corner to 1 page with small excess to this and small loss to adjacent page, general foxing mainly to endpapers and latter pages, overall a VG copy, no dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Old Cheshire Churches. A Survey of Their History, Fabric and Furniture with Records of the Older Monuments. With a Supplementary Survey Relating to the Lesser Old Chapels of Cheshire. Completely Revised and Enlarged.

Old Cheshire Churches. A Survey of Their History, Fabric and Furniture with Records of the Older Monuments. With a Supplementary Survey Relating to the Lesser Old Chapels of Cheshire. Completely Revised and Enlarged.

By: Richards, Raymond

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Manchester, EJ Morten (Publishers): 1973

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 020948

ISBN: 0901598909

Condition: Very Good


xxx + 905pp, folding map to rear, 365 illustrations, 26 ground plans (1 folding), 2 line drawings showing mason's marks, alphabetical list of churches and chapels, 15 appendices, glossary, bibliography, index, supplement of Lesser Old Chapels of Cheshire. Blue boards, gilt titling, general ageing to contents, slight marking to page edges, overall a VG copy in (general browning) dustwrapper. Heavy book, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

Image for English Hospitals, 1660 - 1948: A Survey of Their Architecture and Design

English Hospitals, 1660 - 1948: A Survey of Their Architecture and Design

By: Richardson, Harriet (Editor) / Goodall, Ian / Morrison, Kathryn / Pattison, Ian / Taylor, Robert / Thom, Colin

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Swindon, Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022448

ISBN: 1873592299

Condition: Very Good


x + 222pp, index, gazetteer, bibliography, references, 189 illustrations. Black boards, slight bumping to lower front corners, overall a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Otto Wagner 1841 - 1918. Forerunner of Modern Architecture (Taschen Basic Art Series)

Otto Wagner 1841 - 1918. Forerunner of Modern Architecture (Taschen Basic Art Series)

By: Sarnitz, August

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Germany, Taschen GmbH: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021495

ISBN: 3822836478

Condition: Very Good


96pp, bibliography, life and work summary, illustrated throughout mainly in colour. Softback, an excellent copy. View more info

Image for Norman Architecture in Cornwall. A Handbook to Old Cornish Ecclesiastical Architecture with Notes on Ancient Manor-Houses. With a Chapter on the Old Saints of Cornwall. Also a Short Glossary

Norman Architecture in Cornwall. A Handbook to Old Cornish Ecclesiastical Architecture with Notes on Ancient Manor-Houses. With a Chapter on the Old Saints of Cornwall. Also a Short Glossary

By: Sedding, Edmund H

Price: £42.00

Publisher: London, Ward & Co: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016120

Condition: Good


xxiv + 464pp, folding map at rear, over 160 plates, marbled endpapers, subscriber list. Quarter bound cloth boards, gilt titling, a few marks to spine, slight edge rubbing to boards. Slight corner loss to front endpaper, minor annotation (ticks to list of churches), uneven edge to 2 pages, neat closed tear to folding map, general light foxing, occasional spotting, a Good tight copy without dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Temples of Ancient Egypt

Temples of Ancient Egypt

By: Shafer, Byron E (Editor)

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, I.B.Tauris: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021561

ISBN: 1860643299

Condition: Very Good


xvi + 335pp, index, notes, 3 maps, 112 illustrations. Quarter bound in grey over buff boards, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. A collection of 5 essays. View more info

Image for British Railway Bridges and Viaducts

British Railway Bridges and Viaducts

By: Smith, Martin

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Surrey, Ian Allan Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020538

ISBN: 0711022739

Condition: Very Good


176pp, index, black and white photographs plus detailed history of numerous bridges and viaducts, illustrated endpapers. Blue boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Project Skyline: Modern; Moderne; Modernistic Miami Beach Hotel Architecture Circa 1940

Project Skyline: Modern; Moderne; Modernistic Miami Beach Hotel Architecture Circa 1940

By: Stern, Jewel

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford, Museum of Modern Art: 1982

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 015803

ISBN: 0905836332

Condition: Very Good


56pp, bibliography, artist's biography, illustrated. Softback, a VG clean tight copy. View more info

Image for Humphry Repton

Humphry Repton

By: Stroud, Dorothy

Price: £42.00

Publisher: London, Country Life Ltd: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022270

Condition: Very Good


182pp, index, 2 appendices including a list of works by Humphry Repton, black and white photographs, illustrated endpapers. Green cloth boards, light ageing, a VG copy in a Good (edge chipped with small loss, not price-clipped) dustwrapper. View more info

The Magic of Obelisks

By: Tompkins, Peter

Price: £12.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022477

ISBN: 0060148993

Condition: Very Good


vii + 471pp, index, bibliography, illustrations and drawings. Blue boards, very slight edge fading, light ageing, a VG copy in a near VG (edge nicks, minor loss, price-clipped) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Warwickshire Country Houses (Phillimore English Country Houses)

Warwickshire Country Houses (Phillimore English Country Houses)

By: Tyack, Geoffrey

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Sussex, Phillimore & Co Ltd: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020686

ISBN: 0850338689

Condition: Very Good


xxviii + 284pp, index, drawings and plans, photographs (some in colour), pictorial endpapers. Black boards, light ageing, a VG copy in a price-clipped dustwrapper. Includes an up-to-date history of 53 of the main houses in the county. View more info

Image for The Medieval Church Screens of the Southern Marches

The Medieval Church Screens of the Southern Marches

By: Wheeler, Richard

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Herefordshire, Logaston Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022007

ISBN: 1904396518

Condition: Very Good


x + 310pp, index, references, bibliography, glossary, 16 colour plates, black and white photographs throughout, drawings. Landscape format softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for The Pelican History of Art: Art and Architecture in Italy, 1600 to 1750

The Pelican History of Art: Art and Architecture in Italy, 1600 to 1750

By: Wittkower, Rudolf

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 019370

Condition: Very Good


xxiii + 428pp + 192pp black and white plates, index, bibliography, notes, 38 figures in text. Red cloth boards, gilt decoration to front and spine, gilt-on-black spine label (edge rubbed, minor loss), slight colour fading to spine, general light ageing to contents, overall a VG copy without dustwrapper. Signed gift dedication from the author to front endpaper, dated, October 1961. Also included is a letter signed by his widow, shortly after Professor Wittkower's death, p... View more info