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  • Country and Suburban Houses of the Twentiesby Bernard Wells Close

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 10.99

    Reprint of rare book contains scores of illustrations and floor plans for 80 charming American homes, among them a spacious Pennsylvania fieldstone colonial; a modest, three-bedroom suburban bungalow; and an artist's two-story studio/residence in California. An invaluable primary reference for architects and students of architectural history. 104... more...

  • Western Islamic Architectureby John D. Hoag

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 7.99

    Profusely illustrated critical appraisal vividly describes the glories of world architecture, from Spain and Egypt to other areas of the Middle East. Captioned drawings, maps, and photographs contrast, for example, the internal ornamentation of Spain's Alhambra with the austerity of Egypt's Mosque of Ibn Tulun, comparing both to the Ottoman mosques... more...

  • Frank Lloyd Wright's Dana Houseby Donald Hoffmann

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 11.99

    Handsome pictorial essay scrutinizes another Wright residential masterpiece. Innovative "prairie-style" lines, dynamic structure, decorative sculpture and more are captured in over 160 interior and exterior photos, plans, elevations, sketches, studies and more. A detailed, informative text documents the history and background of the house, its site,... more...

  • Great Bridgesby Wilbur J. Watson

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 16.00

    Bridges serve a practical purpose, providing passage over rivers, valleys, roads, railroad tracks, and other obstacles to transportation. But many bridges are also works of art. This splendid archive by an expert on the history of bridges and civil engineering amply illustrates the art of good bridge design, as exemplified by ancient and modern constructions.... more...

  • Understanding Frank Lloyd Wright's Architectureby Donald Hoffmann

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 16.95

    Insightful study of principles of Wright's architecture. Over 120 photos, plans and illustrations of Robie House, Fallingwater, Taliesin, other masterworks. more...

  • Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie Houseby Donald Hoffmann

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 16.95

    Frank Lloyd Wright firmly believed that "life could be formed anew if new form could be brought to its setting, architecture." His revolt against customary architectural design was shared by rugged individualist Fred C. Robie, who chose Wright to build his dream house in 1908. In this painstakingly researched and illuminating account of the design... more...

  • Classic Modern Homes of the Thirtiesby James Ford; Katherine Morrow Ford

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 16.00

    Splendid pictorial record of architectural style strongly influenced by Bauhaus movement. Over 300 illustrations show interiors, exteriors. Details on construction, site, cost, more. more...

  • Victorian Cottage Architectureby George F. Barber

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 13.99

    Reprint of rare catalog by one of America's most successful, late-19th-century domestic architects, with more than 100 designs for 68 houses. Elevations and floor plans for custom-designed homes in the Colonial, Romanesque, and Queen Anne styles, as well as plans for verandas, summer pavilions, and barns. Invaluable to architectural historians, preservationists,... more...

  • Victorian Dwellings for Village and Country (1885)by S. B. Reed

    Dover Publications 2012; US$ 7.99

    Reprint of rare catalog includes floor plans and elevations for 35 different residences, from a one-story seaside summer cottage ($700) to a five-story villa with over 15 rooms, furnace, gas, and "speaking tubes" ($10,000). Invaluable to preservationists, home restorers and anyone intrigued by social and economic aspects of late-Victorian life. 149... more...

  • The Architectural Plates from the "Encyclopedie"by Denis Diderot

    Dover Publications 2013; US$ 11.99

    From Diderot's monumental illustrated record of 18th-century European arts and sciences: elegant renderings of architectural landmarks; drawings and plans for windmills, bridges and boats; renderings of palatial interiors and furnishings; elevations and floor plans for many well-known European theaters; scenes of 18th-century craftsmen at work in... more...