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Photographic View Album of London containing 54 Selected Photographic Views Representing All the Principal Objects of Interest.

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Valentine & Sons Ltd: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004218

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with leather boards and gilt titles, some edgewear and rubbing to spine. Presumed first edition, unpaginated, 54 photographic views of London. View more info

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The Scottish Georgian Society.

By: Allen, Nic.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Scottish Georgian Society: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005958

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet with illustrated card covers, In Very Good condition. With b&w illustrations, pp82. For the study and protection of Scottish Architecture. View more info

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Industrial Archaeology of Scotland.

By: Butt, John.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1967

Seller ID: 006890

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in dark blue covers in Very Good condition, with two previous owners' labels on FEP, (one being Diane Morgan) With dustwrapper, with some small tears and bumping, otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition. Signed by Diane Morgan. With pp344, b&w illustrations and diagrams, map of Scotland's major towns and regions and index. The Industrial Archaeology of Scotland contains chapters about Scotland's changing economy since 1707, the textile industries, metallurgy and engineering, mining, quarrying , etc. View more info

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English Counties and Public Building, 1650-1830

By: Christopher Chalklin

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Hambledon Continuum: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003972

ISBN: 1852851538

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 288, b&w illustrations and diagrams, appendices, index. View more info

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Scotland's Castle Culture.

By: Dakin, Audrey; Glendinning, MilesMackechnie, Aonghus

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Birlinn: 2011

Seller ID: 003305

Condition: As New


Hardback in Mint condition, with dustwrapper in Mint condition. First edition, ppxxvi, 345. With colour and b&w illustrations, notes, reading list, indices. The castle is an iconic building type and one of the most distinctive architectural emblems in the British Isles. This book covers the entire history of Scotland s castles, from the very first stone castles in the 13th century to those of the present day. Ever since its medieval origins, the concept of the castle has undergone constant changes, with the tall tower house being superseded in the 17th century by the classical house, and in th... View more info

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The Companion to Churches.

By: Friar, Stephen.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The History Press, 2011.: 2011

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2920

Condition: Fine


Paperback with illustrated card covers, in Fine condition. Reprint of 2003 2nd edition, pp ix, 517, b&w illustrations, index. Stephen Friar's Companion covers all aspects of English parish churches: architecture, fittings and furniture, decorative and allegorical features, stained glass, monuments, brasses and effigies, traditions and folklore, parochial and vestry administration, and the role of the parish church in the history of a community. The book is arranged alphabetically and consists of substantial primary entries on major features. S31.POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1... View more info

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Building and Repairing Dry Stone Walls.

By: Garner, Lawrence.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The Dry Stone Walling Association: 0

Seller ID: 006416

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet in illustrated card covers, in Very Good condition. With pp16, b&w illustrations and diagrams. A beginner's guide to dry stone walling. View more info

Deeside and the Mearns: An Illustrated Architectural Guide (RIAS Series of Illustrated Architectural Guides to Scotland)

By: Geddes, Jane

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Rutland Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003842

ISBN: 1873190409

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 167, colour illustrations, index. View more info

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William Adam, 1689-1748: A life and times of Scotland's universal architect.

By: Gifford, John.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Mainstream: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007074

ISBN: 1851582959

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in black cloth covers with gilt titles in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper, also in very Good condition. First edition, with pp218. With b&w illustrations. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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The History of English Interiors

By: Gore, Ann & Gore, Alan.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Phaidon Press Ltd: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004375

ISBN: 0714826111

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with sunned portion on outer edge of front and back covers but otherwise in Very good condition. First edition, pp 192, colour and b&w illustrations and photographs, Inscribed by authors, glossary, chronology, bibliography, list of houses, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Glasgow Interiors

By: Kendrick, Helen.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005922

ISBN: 178027243X

Condition: Near Mint


Hardcover with previous owners bookplate and note in ink on front end paper but otherwise in Near Mint condition. First edition, pp xiii, 161, colour photography throughout, bibliography. Glasgow has a spectacular array of buildings and is internationally renowned for its history of architectural innovation, design excellence and unique brand of urban glamour, both cosmopolitan and gritty. But unlike other world-class cities - London, Paris, New York among them - until now there has been no publication to showcase the interiors of Glasgow's built heritage. This book offers a glimpse into a... View more info

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The Ecclesiastical Architecture of Scotland: From the Earliest Christian Times to the Seventeenth Century

By: MacGibbon, David; Ross, Thomas

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Mercat Press: 1991

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 003485

ISBN: 1873644000

Condition: Near Mint


Three volumes complete, Near Mint condition with some very slight bumping to the bottom of spines. Facsimile edition of 1896 edition, b&w illustrations. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 3KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE WILL BE REQUIRED. S36. View more info

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Central Glasgow - an Illustrated Architectural Guide (RIAS illustrated architectural guides to Scotland)

By: McKean, Charles

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Mainstream Publishing: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003841

ISBN: 1851582002

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 206, colour illustrations, maps, index. View more info

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Stirling and the Trossachs.

By: Mckean, Charles.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: RIAS: 1997

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 003843

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers in Very Good condition. Second edition, pp 152, b&w illustrations, index. View more info

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Highland Retreats: The Architecture and Interiors of Scotland's Romantic North

By: Miers, Mary.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Rizzoli: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007255

ISBN: 0847844765

Condition: Very Good


Large hardback 26 x 29cm in green covers, with dustwrapper in Near Fine condition, with dustwrapper, also in Near Fine condition. First edition. With pp 288, colour illustrations, with index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. Featuring breathtaking photographs of some of Scotland's most remarkable and little-known houses, this book tells the story of how incomers adopted the North of Scotland as a recreational paradise and left an astonishing legacy of architecture and decoration inspired by the ro... View more info

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Houses and the Hearth Tax: The Later Stuart House and Society

By: Paul Barnwell; Malcolm Airs

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Council for British Archaeology: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006633

ISBN: 1902771656

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp xiv, 202, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Gingerbread Houses: Haiti's Endangered Species.

By: Phillips, Anghelen Arrington.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Henri Deschamps: 1984

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 007659

Condition: Very Good


Large hardback, size 31 x 24cm. Third edition, VERY SCARCE, one of 100 limited edition leather bound copies. With dustwrapper, also in Very Good condition. With pp96, foreword by Gloria Young in both English and French. A history of Haiti's gingerbread houses with their turrets, cornices, balconies and lacy lattice work. Brief descriptions accompany elaborate full-page drawings. View more info

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Illustrations of Masonry.

By: Preston, William.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Wilkie: 1812

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 003809

Condition: Very Good


Quarter leather binding with five raised bands and gilt titles, marbled boards, rough cut pages, previous owners notes and diagrams written neatly in ink on rear end papers dated 1816.Twelfth edition, frontispiece portrait of author. View more info

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Country House Brewing in England 1500-1900.

By: Sambrook, Pamela.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: The Hambledon Press, 1996. 1852851279: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 436

ISBN: 1852851279

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in very good condition, complete with dustwrapper, also in very good condition. First edition, scarce copy. Pp xx, 311, with b&w photographs and illustrations, preface, list of illustrations, acknowledgements, abbreviations, glossary, archaic cask sizes and measures of ale, beer and malt, notes, bibliography and index. Until the 18th century or even later, beer was the staple drink of most men and women at all levels of society. Tea and coffee were expensive luxuries while water might well carry disease. To supply the needs of both owners and servants, every country house with an ac... View more info

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Architectural Remains of Old Richmond Petersham and Twickenham Mortlake & Kew

By: Way, Thomas R.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: John Lane: 1900

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 006474

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in original green cloth covered boards with gilt titles, some very light rubbing to edges, slight browning to endpapers, some uncut pages but otherwise in Near Fine condition. Limited edition of 400 [2], Artist's Initial (TRW) on colophon, pp 127, 24 plates with tissueguard. View more info