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Home of the Past

By: Helm, W. H.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head: 1921

Seller ID: 059428

Condition: Good


A Sketch of Domestic Buildings and Life in England from the Norman to the Georgian Age with a proposal for preserving certain typical houses, each to be furnished as an example of its own time. Includes 59 illustrations from pen-and-ink drawings. Internally clean copy with light signs of shelf life to boards - 155 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Chartres

By: Henderson, George

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, Penguin Books: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014379

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright copy - 169 pages including index. Light edgewear to covers. The story of one of the great Cathedrals of Europe. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Cambridge Colleges

By: Jeacock, Janet

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Norwich, Norfolk, Jarrold Publishing: 1997

Edition: Revised & Abridged Edition

Seller ID: 027250

ISBN: 0711703825

Condition: Near Fine


33 page, stapled booklet with colour photography. Also enclosed is a separate pamphlet on Trinity College. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Official Guide to the Mansion House

By: Jeffery, Sally

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Corporation of London: 1994

Seller ID: 066101

Condition: Near Fine


40 page, stapled booklet being a guide to the home of the Lord Mayor and Lady Mayor for use during their year of office. Clean, glossy copy with some light sunning to spine. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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What to See in a Country Church

By: Jones Lawrence E

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Phoenx House Ltd: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017506

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine. 88pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and b&w, Foreword by the Rt. Rev. the Bishop of Taunton. A basic study of the architectural features of the English country church. View more info

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New Spanish Design

By: Julier, Guy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Loggerheads, Nr. Market Drayton, Shropshire, Thames & Hudson: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031057

ISBN: 0500235996

Condition: Near Fine


Charts and analyses the Spanish contribution in each of the main design principles. With 218 illustrations, 152 in colour. Clean, bright, large format hardback - 191 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Discovering Castles in England and Wales

By: Kinross, John

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, Shire Publications: 1984

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 061972

ISBN: 0852636865

Condition: Very Good


No.152 in the series. Clean, tight copy with faint tanning to page edges. Covers about 800 castles, sectioned into counties. 280 pages including index. View more info

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Scene Changes

By: Lancaster, Osbert

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046378

ISBN: 0719535670

Condition: Very Good


The author records the changes that the years of 'progress' have brought to the great houses of fiction since they were created by their authors - Jane Austen's Mansfield Park, Disraeli's Brentham etc. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 91 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Pillar to Post : The Pocket-Lamp of Architecture

By: Lancaster, Osbert

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065541

Condition: Very Good


With his usual humour and wit, the author presents the whole sweep of architectural styles from Stonehenge to the By-Pass rustic. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear with some small losses - 87 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Norwich Cathedral : It's Interest and Beauty

By: le Grice, E. C.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Norwich, Norfolk, The Soham-Wherry Press:

Seller ID: 027075

Condition: Good


Volume 1 with a foreword by The Very Reverend D.H.S. Cranage, Dean of Norwich. Good, clean, 47 paged, stapled booklet in a dust wrapper which shows slight wear & tear. No date, circa 1940's. 2'6p price tag to cover. View more info

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Style in Architecture

By: Leathart, Julian

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson & Sons: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 047028

Condition: Good +


No. 68 in the Discussion Books Series written to help the interested layman to appreciate the basic principles underlying all architectural design. Good clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing shelfwear & tear and some minor loss - 204 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Roman Mornings

By: Lees-Milne, James

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Allan Wingate: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065727

Condition: Very Good


The author has chosen eight architectural buildings from different periods of history and brought them to life -The Parthenon, Santa Costanza, Santa Maria in Cosmedin, Il Tempietto, Palazzo Pietro Massimo alle Colonne, Sant' Andrea al Quirinale, San Carolo alle Quattro Fontane and the Trevi Fountain. Very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which has faded spine, and shows signs of wear/tear and minor loss. 148 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Breaking Ground: Adventures in Life and Architecture

By: Libeskind, Daniel

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, John Murray Publishers Ltd: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012783

ISBN: 0719566541

Condition: Near Fine


As new, unread copy which shows signs of light shelf wear. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Protecting the Historic and Architectural Heritage of Somerset

By: Lillford, Russell & Croft, Robert

Price: £15.00

Publisher: England, County and District Councils of Somerset: 1989

Seller ID: 024940

Condition: Very Good


Thin, large format guide - 31 pages. Faint sunning to page edges. ISBN 0861831624. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Story of Wells Cathedral

By: Malden Richard H.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Raphael Tuck & Sons: 1947

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 015686

Condition: Reading Copy


Green cloth with gilt lettering to spine and black & gilt decoration. 80pp inc index. B&W frontis + numerous plates to text. Occasional underlining to text. Front end paper removed. A good working copy. View more info

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Noise Control in Buildings

By: McMullan, Randall

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford, BSP Professional Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028933

ISBN: 0632027177

Condition: Near Fine


Identifies the common problems of noise in buildings and gives practical solutions for builders, specifiers and home improvers. Clean, bright paperback which appears unread with slightest signs of storage - 147 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Church Triumphant: English Churches in Watercolour

By: Moody, Bob

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Moody & Associates: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064329

ISBN: 0970315732

Condition: Very Good


A selection of watercolours of English Churches in which the author captures the texture of aged materials, the mixtures of the centuries of building styles, the reverence for ancestors, and in most cases the pastoral settings. Very good clean hardback illustrated throughout with colour paintings, with accompanying text. 123 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Alec Clifton-Taylor's Buildings of Delight

By: Moriarty, Denis (editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037346

ISBN: 0575037016

Condition: Near Fine


100 personal favourites of a much-loved man whose infectious enthusiasm made countless people look at buildings as if for the first time. Clean, bright hardback in an unclipped d/w - 257 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Stylistic Cold Wars : Betjeman Versus Pevsner

By: Mowl, Timothy

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, John Murray: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065456

ISBN: 071955909X

Condition: Near Fine


Polemical work charting the subjects' contemporaneous rise as style warriors. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 182 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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England's Greater Churches - a Pictorial Survey

By: Nicolon C.B. (introduction by)

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford:

Seller ID: 016595

Condition: Very Good


Blue board book with black lettering. Unpaginated. Illustrated throughout with b&w photos. Undated but gift inscription on front end paper dated Christmas 1942. A very good, clean copy. View more info